Metropolitan museum of art the ewer with the feline shaped handle
Ewer with a feline-shaped handle - 7th century - cast, chased, and inlaid with copper - dimensions : max h 19 1/8 in (485 cm) max diam 8 1/4 in (211 cm) - metropolitan museum of art - islamic art - accession number : 4710090 - fletcher fund, 1947 retrieved from https://commons. Prudence o harper, the curator of ancient near eastern art at the metropolitan museum of art, had studied the six previously known examples she started with the metropolitan's silver version, embellished with dancing girls, and went on to those at the bibliotheque nationale in paris and at the hermitage in st petersburg. Ewer with a feline-shaped handle, 7th century iran the metropolitan museum of art, new york fletcher fund, 1947 (4710090) | the handle is shaped like an elongated cat peering at the heads of two birds depicted on the rim of the vessel, as though about to pounce #cats. Orezi van gogh starry night art umbrella,double layer travel inverted umbrella with c -shape handle for car use,windproof and waterproof reverse folding lightweight umbrellas for men and women. 24 p ot t e r ’ s t r a i l : a n a bu zayd ewer in the s a i n t lo u i s art museum oya pancaroglu ğ d lt a o c bu zayd, the pre-eminent name in the fine ceramic record of medieval iran, is associated with dozens of objects which either bear his signature or & could be attributed to him on the basis of style.
Medici porcelain ewer, 1575-1587 body shapes are adapted from maiolica ceramics and silver models they range from the largest basins and ewers, chargers and plates, to the smallest cruets decorative motifs are executed in imitation of chinese blue-and-white wares, or of turkish i̇znik ceramics, or more rarely in imitation of maiolica grottesche. Metropolitan museum of fine arts 5617138 this work is a masterpiece of greek vase painting because it brings together many features of athenian culture in an artistic expression of the highest quality the shape itself is central to the effect. This bowl somewhat imitates the an iznik bowl in the metropolitan museum collection (images of paradise in islamic art 1991, catalog no 21) specimen in the collection of the royal ontario museum in toronto, canada. Handle-shaped ornament, western zhou dynasty (ca 1046–771 bc), 10th–9th century bc china jade (nephrite), metropolitan museum of art vintage chinese natural hetian jade statue wine cup of shah jahan, 1657 the milky white jade itself is of seductive fra victoria and albert museum china, pendant of a double ring feline.
Two closely comparable yuan dynasty qingbai ewers, similar in the double-gourd shaped body with iron-brown spots and the dragon handle, are respectively in the collection of the metropolitan museum of art  and the victoria and albert museum[3. At this point, i would like to borrow a quotation from metropolitan museum of art, “blessing to he who fashionaed it, ibn yazid, part of what was made at barsa in the year sixty-nine” the vessel is composed of a pear-shaped body, long neck, high-flaring foot and a palmette-shaped handle, and those are related to post-sasanian metal work. At the the metropolitan museum of art, accession number 2002132 tea bowl in the mishima style 15th century from tom and cheryl walker's 2002 trip to nagoya, japan. Values for robert hanke porcelain factory ewer, painted with flowers, gilt handle with damage to tips, austria, 15 h to appraise similar items instantly without sending photos or.
The tanzaku-shaped framed kenzan signature is painted in underglaze iron, without a white slip base examples of kenzan ware with the ouchi diamond in a band at the mouth include the myohoji ewer and a tea bowl in the metropolitan museum of art in new york shards with a similar motif have been unearthed at the narutaki kiln site the. Incorrect response to captcha captcha has been reloaded if you cannot decipher the captcha, please click the reload or sound button in the captcha box. The ewer, illustrated at left, enjoys a prestigious provenance, having descended in the french branch of the rothschild family, and recent research connects the ewer to the famed ceramicist bernard palissy, which makes it a particularly exciting acquisition for the museum the newly acquired ewer is on view in the enamels room with the. The metropolitan museum of art very few individuals actually traveled the whole silk road what traveled were the things this is an example of a tang dynasty phoenix-headed ewer from china a ewer usually has kind of a pear-shaped bottle, and then a base and usually a handle many of them have one edge of the mouth that’s a little.
Two tankards with similar lions appear in atasoy and raby 1989, p257, nos543 and 545, in the museum für kunst und gewerbe and the metropolitan museum of art, respectively an iznik polychrome pottery dish, turkey, circa 1580. Historically the term was sometimes used for any shape of basin or ewer so used, regardless of shape most surviving examples are in state hermitage museum, aquamanile of a cow with her calf, khorasan, dated ce 1206 the handle is in the form of a lion, attacking the cow by the hump of its back victoria and albert museum, aquamanile. Fenton art glass ~ made in our new, refreshing key lime glass, this baskets is made w/ a mould originally from the dugan glass company that dates back to the early 20th century mary gregory cranberry glass cruet with a boy fishing. Footnotes the distinctive scalloped gallery above the handle on this ewer appears in a group of porcelain ewers, described as in the shape of a tibetan monk's cap such as early 15th century white glazed example with anhua decoration in the metropolitan museum of art: see suzanne g valenstein, the herzman collection of chinese ceramics, 1992, cat.
- However, with its neatly drawn signs and quadrupeds seen in profile, the medallions on our ewer resemble those on a fragmentary ewer in the metropolitan museum, and would thus contribute to give the ewer a later date, possibly 13th century (stefano carboni, following the stars, images of the zodiacs in islamic art, new york, 1997, cat5, p16.
- Ewer with a feline-shaped handle, century the metropolitan museum of art, new york the handle is shaped like an elongated cat peering at the heads of two birds depicted on the rim of the vessel, as though about to pounce.
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Dragon-handled ewer with inscription, late 15th– first quarter 16th century (present-day afghanistan, probably herat), metal, 143 x 156 x 86″ (photo: the metropolitan museum of art) the ewer’s round body shape with the narrow neck and the round handle is similar to the shape of metal jugs from the islamic world of the fifteenth and. Carpaccio's young knight in a landscape: christian champion and guardian of liberty helmut nickel curator of arms and armor, the metropolitan museum of art dedicated to the memory of edwin redslob. On the other hand, the curious form of the horned sea-monster that forms the y-shaped handle on the london ewer is as unfamiliar as the so-called 'demi-griffin' that forms the spout - a particularly obtrusive feature that has failed to be successfully integrated into the overall design of the ewer.