Month: August 2019

Hot Springs Village, Bad Blumau

Friedensreich Hundertwasser’s original and unruly artistic vision expressed itself in pictorial art, environmentalism, philosophy, and design of facades, postage stamps, flags, and clothing (among other areas). The common themes in his work utilised bright colours, organic forms, a reconciliation of humans with nature, and a strong individualism, rejecting straight lines. He remains sui generis, although…

A Tang Yue Kiln carved Celadon Porcelain Vase with five-clawed dragon Tang Dynasty 唐越窯秘色青瓷劃花五爪龍紋弦紋長頸撇口瓶

唐越窯秘色青瓷劃花五爪龍紋三凸六陰弦紋底三長條橢圓形支燒釘開細片蟬翼紋長頸撇口瓶 A Tang Yue Kiln carved Celadon-glazed Bottle Porcelain Vase with long neck, trumpet mouth, three raised and six carved ‘bow-string’ lines, five-clawed dragon, three long elliptical spur marks (burning-supporting nail-head marks) on the base and very fine wings-of-cicada crackles Tang Dynasty (618-907). 尺寸: 高 17.5 x 口徑 6.1 x 最大腹徑 9.5 x 圓底徑 5.1…