10 mars 2019

Galerie Neuse at TEFAF Maastricht, Stand 112

Elias Adam, Beaker and cover depicting the death of the Swedish King Gustav Adolf in the Battle of Lützen 1632, Augsburg, circa 1707-11. Ivory with silver-gilt mounts, Height 29.5 cm (11.6 in.). Galerie Neuse at TEFAF Maastricht, Stand 112, March 16-24, 2019. Provenance: Noble family, Rhineland.    Heinrich Winterstein & George Müllner & Esaias zur Linden, Four drinking cups in nef-form, Augsburg and Nuremberg, between 1609 and 1629. Silver-gilt, Heights 31, 34, 35 and 45 cm (12.2, 13.4, 13.8 and 17.7 in.).... [Lire la suite]

10 mars 2019

A blue and white 'dragon' dish, Wanli six-character mark and of the period (1573-1619)

Lot 622. A blue and white 'dragon' dish, Wanli six-character mark and of the period (1573-1619); 6 5/8in (16.8cm) diam. Estimate US$ 8,000 - 10,000 (€ 7,100 - 8,900). Sold for US$ 8,825 (€ 7,776) inc. premium0 © Bonhams 2001-2019 Potted with shallow rounded sides rising from a short slightly tapered foot ring, the interior decorated with three stylized clouds, the exterior with two striding dragons pursuing flaming pearls, the convex foot inscribed with a six-character mark enclosed within a... [Lire la suite]
10 mars 2019

A Longquan celadon-glazed charger, 15th century

Lot 620. A Longquan celadon-glazed charger, 15th century; 17 1/2in (44.5cm) diam. Estimate US$ 15,000 - 20,000 (€ 13,000 - 18,000). Sold for US$ 40,075 (€ 35,311) inc. premium. © Bonhams 2001-2019 Thickly molded with a raised edge to the bracket-lobed rim, the lobed sides forming the shallow well, a single peony blossom spray incised across the floor within a double ring frame, the exterior walls similarly molded above the foot ring and a lustrous olive-green glaze covering all surfaces except a firing... [Lire la suite]
10 mars 2019

A rare Longquan Celadon-glazed octogonal dish, Ming dynasty (1368-1644)

Lot 611. A rare Longquan Celadon-glazed octogonal dish, Ming dynasty (1368-1644); 13 7/8in (35.3cm) diam. Estimate US$ 4,000 - 6,000 (€ 3,600 - 5,300). Unsold. © Bonhams 2001-2019 The flaring sides rising from canted base supported on a short tapered foot, the well carved with a diamond diaper medallion, encircled by freely-carved floral sprays on the interior walls, covered overall with a green glaze except for a unglazed orange-burnt circle on the foot.  Provenance: Collection of Ruth and... [Lire la suite]
10 mars 2019

A 'Dehua' beaker vase, 17th century

Lot 743. A  'Dehua' beaker vase, 17th century. Height 8 1/2  in., 21.6 cm. Estimate 6,000 — 8,000 USD. Lot Sold 10,625 USD. Courtesy Sotheby's. the tall cylindrical body rising from a spreading foot to a trumpet mouth, with a rounded central section incised with a floral spray between four thin molded fillets, the fine white body covered in a warm ivory glaze, the recessed base similarly glazed, the interior and footring unglazed. Provenance: Collection of C.A.... [Lire la suite]
10 mars 2019

An inscribed 'Dehua' bowl, 17th century

Lot 740. An inscribed 'Dehua' bowl, 17th century. Diameter 6 1/8  in., 15.6 cm. Estimate 4,000 — 7,000 USD. Lot Sold 4,750 USD. Courtesy Sotheby's. stoutly potted with low, rounded sides rising to a gently everted rim, the interior incised with a three-line poem signed Yu Zhai ('Jade Hall'), the base impressed with a small square illegible seal, covered overall in an ivory glaze. Note: An inscribed 'Dehua' alms bowl, also with the verses of the poem set within recessed... [Lire la suite]
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10 mars 2019

A blue and white 'dragon' meiping, Ming dynasty, 16th century

Lot 736. A blue and white 'dragon' meiping, Ming dynasty, 16th century. Height 10 5/8  in., 27 cm. Estimate 5,000 — 7,000 USD. Lot Sold 6,250 USD. Courtesy Sotheby's. well modeled, the figure seated in dhyanasana atop a tall, slightly waisted rockwork pedestal, one hand holding a flame symbol, the other at the waist pulling the edge of the long voluminous sleeve closer to the body, the loose robes falling in rhythmic folds around the body, the head with rounded... [Lire la suite]
10 mars 2019

A blue and white figure of a seated luohan, Ming dynasty, Wanli period (1573-1619)

Lot 735. A blue and white figure of a seated luohan, Ming dynasty, Wanli period (1573-1619). Height 8 in., 20.3 cm. Estimate 20,000 — 30,000 USD. Lot Sold 40,000 USD. Courtesy Sotheby's. well modeled, the figure seated in dhyanasana atop a tall, slightly waisted rockwork pedestal, one hand holding a flame symbol, the other at the waist pulling the edge of the long voluminous sleeve closer to the body, the loose robes falling in rhythmic folds around the body, the head... [Lire la suite]
10 mars 2019

A pair of small wucai square dishes, Ming dynasty, Tianqi period (1621-1627)

Lot 734. A pair of small wucai square dishes, Ming dynasty, Tianqi period (1621-1627). Width 3 3/4  in., 9.6 cm. Estimate 4,000 — 6,000 USD. Unsold. Courtesy Sotheby's. each with shallow, slightly curving sides, the interior centered with a foliate spray springing from rockwork, the sides with branches of prunus and boughs of bamboo leaves, all painted in bright turquoise, red, and green enamels (2). Provenance: Sotheby's Hong Kong, 29th October 1991, lot 52. ... [Lire la suite]
10 mars 2019

Two blue and white 'floral' dishes, Ming dynasty, Tianqi period (1621-1627)

Lot 733. Two blue and white 'floral' dishes, Ming dynasty, Tianqi period (1621-1627). Diameter 5 3/4  in., 14.6 cm. Estimate 4,000 — 6,000 USD. Unsold. Courtesy Sotheby's.  each painted in tones of rich blue, the interior with a central roundel containing one or two blossoming flowers wreathed with leaves, bordered by a band of petals, the cavetto with a band of ruyi between line borders, the base with a fugui jiaqi ('fine vessel for wealth and honor') mark... [Lire la suite]