22 août 2018

A brown-painted blackish-brown-glazed jar with rope-twist handle, Song dynasty, 12th-13th century 

Lot 284. A brown-painted blackish-brown-glazed jar with rope-twist handle, Song dynasty, 12th-13th century; 8½ in. (21.5 cm.) high. Estimate USD 10,000 - USD 15,000. Price realised USD 21,600. © Christie's Images Ltd 2007 The high-shouldered tapering body painted in matte russet brown with two long-tailed birds with spread wings swooping down from the shoulder in contrast to the lustrous blackish glaze which also covers the interior where it thins to a brownish color, the neatly cut, wide mouth... [Lire la suite]

22 août 2018

A rare Longquan celadon Guan-type Twin fish bowl, Song-Ming dynasty, 13th-16th century

Lot 283. A rare Longquan celadon Guan-type Twin fish bowl, Song-Ming dynasty, 13th-16th century; 6 in. (15.2 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 20,000 - USD 30,000. Price realised USD 46,800. © Christie's Images Ltd 2007 The interior relief-decorated in the center with two fish below the deep rounded sides that rise to a flat everted rim pierced either side with pairs of holes, the exterior carved with a band of chrysanthemum petals, all under an opaque glaze of pale blue-green-greyish tone suffused with... [Lire la suite]
22 août 2018

A Longquan celadon carved bowl, Southern Song dynasty, 13th century

Lot 281. A Longquan celadon carved bowl, Southern Song dynasty, 13th century; 4 7/8 in. (12.4 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 3,000 - USD 5,000. Price realised USD 8,400. © Christie's Images Ltd 2007 The rounded conical sides carved in low relief on the exterior with a band of overlapping lotus petals rising from the slightly tapering ring foot, covered inside and out with a glaze of soft blue-green tone. Provenance: Christie's, New York, 10 December 1987, lot 196.  Note: Bowls of... [Lire la suite]
22 août 2018

A small Longquan celadon carved conical bowl, Southern Song-Yuan dynasty, 12th-14th century

Lot 277. A small Longquan celadon carved conical bowl, Southern Song-Yuan dynasty, 12th-14th century; 4 7/8 in. (12.4 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 4,000 - USD 6,000. Price realised USD 14,400. © Christie's Images Ltd 2007 The interior confidently carved with a budding and blossoming prunus branch under a crescent moon and wispy clouds below a narrow band carved with two foliate scrolls, covered inside and out with a glaze of soft olive-green tone pooling in the bottom around the small circular... [Lire la suite]
22 août 2018

A small Longquan celadon chrysanthemum-form cup, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279)   

Lot 276. A small Longquan celadon chrysanthemum-form cup, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279); 3½ in. (9 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 2,000 - USD 3,000. Price realised USD 3,120. © Christie's Images Ltd 2007 The deep, rounded sides rising from the small ring foot to the scalloped rim and carved inside and out as chrysanthemum petals, covered overall with a soft sea-green glaze thinning on the ribs and ending in a line above the edge of the foot to expose the buff ware, the convex base similarly glazed,... [Lire la suite]
22 août 2018

A Qingbai carved bowl, Northern Song dynasty, 11th-12th century

Lot 275. A Qingbai carved bowl, Northern Song dynasty, 11th-12th century; 8 in. (20.2 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 3,000 - USD 4,000. Price realised USD 7,200. © Christie's Images Ltd 2007 With widely flared sides, the interior freely carved with two boys amidst highly stylized foliate scroll with feathery leaves and rouletted details, covered overall with a glaze of pale azure tone that continues over the tapered foot to partially cover the unglazed base burnt light brown in the firing. ... [Lire la suite]

22 août 2018

A Yaozhou celadon dish, Northern Song-Jin Dynasty, 12th-13th century

Lot 274. A Yaozhou celadon dish, Northern Song-Jin Dynasty, 12th-13th century; 7 in. (17.7 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 2,000 - USD 3,000. Price realised USD 4,800. © Christie's Images Ltd 2007 The widely flared sides subtly lobed inside and out as six petals, the interior well carved with a duck swimming amidst carved and combed waves repeated in an encircling band below an incised line border, covered overall with a glaze of olive tone, the interior of the ring foot similarly glazed. Note:... [Lire la suite]
22 août 2018

Old Master discoveries revealed in Koller's Autumn Auctions

Lot 3034. Antwerp Master, circa 1610-15. A study of the head of a monk looking upwards. Oil on panel. 47,5 x 37,7 cm. Estimate on request.  ZURICH.- A series of discoveries highlight the Old Master & 19th Century Paintings auction at Koller on 28 September. Perhaps the most exciting is a small oil study of the head of a monk, which was recently identified as the model for the head of St Dominic in Peter Paul Rubens’ 1618 altarpiece “Saints Dominic and Francis Saving the World from Christ’s Anger”, today... [Lire la suite]
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22 août 2018

Bol, Vietnam, dynastie des Trần, 14° siècle

Lot 33. Bol, Vietnam, dynastie des Trần, 14° siècle. Grès à couverte blanche. D. 18 cm. Estimation : 80 € / 100 €. Résultat 129 €, Collection Alain Truong. Photo Cornette de Saint-Cyr Bol à bord polylobé, à décor intérieur moulé constitué de panneaux verticaux alternant des motifs floraux (lotus, chrysanthème, bambou, pivoine) et des nuages. Traces de pernettes, bord cassé et recollé.  Provenance : Collection NGO KIM KHÖI, petit fils du peintre NAM SON. CORNETTE DE SAINT CYR... [Lire la suite]
22 août 2018

Anselm Kiefer (N. 1945), Lilith

  Lot 119. Anselm Kiefer (N. 1945), Lilith, titré, technique mixte sur panneau, 117,5 x 103,5 cm; 46 1/4 x 40 3/4 in. Estimation 50,000 — 70,000 EUR. Courtesy Sotheby's. Provenance:  Galerie Yvon Lambert, ParisAcquis auprès de celle-ci par le propriétaire actuel. Sotheby's. Mélanges – Provenant des collections du comte et de la comtesse de Viel Castel, Paris, 12 sept. 2018, 02:30 PM
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