25 novembre 2018

A Longquan celadon 'Toad' incense burner and cover, Ming dynasty (1369-1644)

Lot 376. A Longquan celadon 'Toad' incense burner and cover, Ming dynasty (1369-1644); 14 cm, 5 1/2  in. Estimate 50,000 — 70,000 HKD. Unsold. © Sotheby's. the censer and the cover modelled as a three-legged toad perched on a larger toad, the cover with an opening through the toad's mouth, Japanese box. Provenance: A Japanese private collection. Note: Other zoomorphic and figural Longquan vessels include a Ming-dynasty goose-form incense burner in the British... [Lire la suite]

25 novembre 2018

A carved Longquan celadon tripod incense censer, Early Ming dynasty

Lot 375. A carved Longquan celadon tripod incense censer, Early Ming dynasty; 9.5 cm, 3 3/4  in. Estimate 100,000 — 150,000 HKD. Unsold. © Sotheby's. the compressed body rising from three splayed cylindrical legs to a constricted neck and everted rim set with two upright loop handles, the body deftly carved with floral sprays below a classic scroll at the rim, covered overall save for the tips of the legs with a rich sea-green glaze, wood stand. Provenance: A... [Lire la suite]
25 novembre 2018

A Junyao blue-glazed dish, Song-Jin dynasty

Lot 374. A Junyao blue-glazed dish, Song-Jin dynasty; 15.5 cm, 6 1/8  in. Estimate 15,000 - 20,000 HKD. Lot sold 30,000 HKD (3,371 EUR). © Sotheby's. with shallow rounded sides, covered overall in a greyish-blue glaze thinning to a mushroom colour at the rim, the unglazed base inscribed with a character wu (five). Provenance: octagonal box: Sotheby's London, 13th June 1989, lot 168. Sotheby's. Chinese Art, HongKong, 28 november 2018, 10:15 AM  
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25 novembre 2018

A group of three Qingbai wares, Song dynasty (960-1279)

Lot 373. A group of three Qingbai wares, Song dynasty (960-1279); 6 to 14 cm, 2 3/8  to 5 1/2  in. Estimate 30,000 - 50,000 HKD. Lot sold 37,500 HKD (4,214 EUR). © Sotheby's. comprising an octagonal box and cover; a six-lobed 'floral' bowl; and a melon-shaped box inscribed with a mark reading Wujia hezi ji. Provenance: octagonal box: Sotheby's London, 13th June 1989, lot 168. Sotheby's. Chinese Art, HongKong, 28 november 2018, 10:15 AM  
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25 novembre 2018

A Qingbai 'Boys' bowl, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127)

Lot 372. A Qingbai 'Boys' bowl, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127); 20 cm, 7 7/8  in. Estimate 20,000 - 30,000 HKD. Lot sold 47,500 HKD (5,338 EUR). © Sotheby's. of conical form, the interior incised with two boys amidst scrolling lotus, covered overall in a translucent blue-tinged glaze. Provenance: Sotheby's London, 15th December 1987, lot 103. Sotheby's. Chinese Art, HongKong, 28 november 2018, 10:15 AM  
25 novembre 2018

A Longquan celadon lobed dish, Song dynasty (960-1279)

Lot 371. A Longquan celadon lobed dish, Song dynasty (960-1279); 27.8 cm, 11 in. Estimate 15,000 - 20,000 HKD. Unsold. © Sotheby's. the interior centred with a foliate diapered cartouche, surrounded by flower sprays around the cavetto, the exterior decorated with vertical lines. Sotheby's. Chinese Art, HongKong, 28 november 2018, 10:15 AM

25 novembre 2018

A Qingbai ewer and cover and a small celadon-glazed 'fish' dish, Song dynasty (960-1279)

Lot 370. A Qingbai ewer and cover and a small celadon-glazed 'fish' dish, Song dynasty (960-1279); 11.3 and 13 cm, 4 1/2  and 5 1/8  in. Estimate 15,000 - 20,000 HKD. Lot sold 18,750 HKD (2,107 EUR). © Sotheby's. the ewer with lobed sides, fitted with a cover carved with a floret; the dish with an everted rim, the interior moulded with a pair of addorsed carp. Provenance: Hong Kong Auctioneers & Estate Agency Limited (label). Sotheby's. Chinese Art,... [Lire la suite]
25 novembre 2018

A Longquan celadon 'Chrysanthemum' bowl, Ming dynasty (1369-1644)

Lot 369. A Longquan celadon 'Chrysanthemum' bowl, Ming dynasty (1369-1644); 21.7 cm, 8 1/2  in. Estimate 30,000 - 40,000 HKD. Lot sold 37,500 HKD (4,214 EUR). © Sotheby's. the interior centred with a mallow blossom, below a key-fret band around the rim, the exterior decorated with chrysanthemum petals, covered overall save for the base in a sage-green glaze, Japanese box. Sotheby's. Chinese Art, HongKong, 28 november 2018, 10:15 AM
25 novembre 2018

A Longquan celadon charger, Ming dynasty (1369-1644)

Lot 368. A Longquan celadon charger, Ming dynasty (1369-1644); 35.5 cm, 14 in. Estimate 60,000 - 80,000 HKD. Lot sold 112,500 HKD (12,643 EUR). © Sotheby's. the rounded sides supported on a tapered foot, the exterior carved with chrysanthemum petals, covered overall save for the footring in a sage-green glaze. Sotheby's. Chinese Art, HongKong, 28 november 2018, 10:15 AM
25 novembre 2018

A Longquan celadon  'Chrysanthemum' bowl, Early Ming dynasty

Lot 367. A Longquan celadon  'Chrysanthemum' bowl, Early Ming dynasty; 17.1 cm, 6 3/4  in. Estimate 20,000 - 30,000 HKD. Unsold. © Sotheby's. the rounded sides supported on a tapered foot, the exterior carved with chrysanthemum petals, covered overall save for the footring in a sage-green glaze. Sotheby's. Chinese Art, HongKong, 28 november 2018, 10:15 AM