05 décembre 2020

A Longquan celadon washer, Southern Song Dynasty (1127-1279)

Lot 3033. A Longquan celadon washer, Southern Song Dynasty (1127-1279); 5 3/8 in. (13.5 cm.) diam., box. Estimate HKD 100,000 - HKD 200,000. Price realised HKD 125,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2020. The washer is potted with flared sides rising to a lipped rim, supported on a short tapering foot, applied inside and out with a thick, broadly crackled glaze of sea-green tone. Christie's. Important Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, Hong Kong, 30 November 2020

05 décembre 2020

A small Ding persimmon-glazed bowl, Northern Song dynasty (960–1127)

Lot 3033. A small Ding persimmon-glazed bowl, Northern Song dynasty (960–1127); 3 ¼ in. (8.2 cm.) diam. Estimate HKD 200,000 - HKD 400,000. Price realised HKD 250,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2020. The bowl is delicately potted with rounded sides rising to a straight rim, supported on a columnar foot, applied to the exterior with a reddish-brown glaze with areas of moss-green specks, and to the interior with a clear glaze. The mouth and foot rims are unglazed, revealing the fine, white body. ... [Lire la suite]
05 décembre 2020

A Jun sky-blue glazed dish, Jin dynasty (1127-1234)

Lot 3032. A Jun sky-blue glazed dish, Jin dynasty (1127-1234); 6 1/8 in. (15.5 cm.) diam., box. Estimate HKD 100,000 - HKD 200,000. Price realised HKD 350,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2020. The dish is potted with shallow sides rising to a slightly inverted rim and covered overall with a crackled, intense azure-blue glaze thinning to a mushroom tone at the mouth rim and an area on the underside. The foot is unglazed, revealing the pale grey body. Christie's. Important Chinese Ceramics and... [Lire la suite]
05 décembre 2020

A rare Ding chrysanthemum-formd washer, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127)

Lot 3030. A rare Ding chrysanthemum-formd washer, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127); 6 11/16 in. (17 cm.) diam, box. Estimate HKD 800,000 - HKD 1,000,000. Price realised HKD 1,000,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2020. The washer is elegantly potted with fluted walls rising from the flat base to twelve petal lobes, covered overall with a thin lustrous glaze of pale ivory tone with the exception of the tip of each lobe, thinning slightly around the rim of the base. Provenance: The Forester Collection... [Lire la suite]
05 décembre 2020

A Yaozhou carved ‘duck’ dish, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234)

Lot 3028. A Yaozhou carved ‘duck’ dish, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234); 6 ¾ in. (17 cm.) diam, box. Estimate HKD 200,000 - HKD 300,000. Price realised HKD 400,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2020. The dish is carved to the centre of the interior with a duck swimming amid waves, encircled by an incised line and surrounded by a band of crested waves on the cavetto. The exterior is divided into six shallow lobes by vertical incised lines. The dish is covered with a translucent glaze of olive-green... [Lire la suite]
05 décembre 2020

A carved Longquan celadon ‘lotus’ censer and cover, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127)

Lot 3027. A carved Longquan celadon ‘lotus’ censer and cover, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127); 6 ¾ in. (17.2 cm.) overall height. Estimate HKD 300,000 - HKD 500,000. Price realised HKD 375,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2020. The censer is carved on the everted rim, rounded sides and sides above the apron-feet with overlapping lotus petals. The cover is pierced on the sides with foliate patterns below a row of lotus petals in high relief, surmounted by an elaborate lotus bud-form finial. Both the... [Lire la suite]
05 décembre 2020

A Jizhou 'leaf' bowl, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279)

Lot 3026. A Jizhou 'leaf' bowl, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279); 4 ½ in. (11.4 cm.) diam, box. Estimate HKD 400,000 - HKD 600,000. Price realised HKD 500,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2020. The bowl is potted with rounded sides, the interior bears the imprint of a leaf fired to a yellowish-buff and pale brown colour, in contrast to the matte glaze of dark brown colour which covers the interior and exterior where it ends in a line above the foot to expose the off-white ware. ... [Lire la suite]
05 décembre 2020

A Yaozhou floral-form washer, Five Dynasties (907-960)

Lot 3025. A Yaozhou floral-form washer, Five Dynasties (907-960); 5 in. (12.7 cm.) diam, box. Estimate HKD 100,000 - HKD 150,000. Price realised HKD 237,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2020. The washer is thinly potted with scalloped sides rising to a foliate rim, covered inside and out with a glaze of sea-green tone, thinning to a brownish-grey colour on the base. Christie's. Important Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, Hong Kong, 30 November 2020
05 décembre 2020

A white-glazed bottle vase and a bronze bottle vase with cover, Sui Dynasty (589-618)

Lot 3024. A white-glazed bottle vase and a bronze bottle vase with cover, Sui Dynasty (589-618). Ceramic: 10 11/16 in. (27.2 cm.) high; bronze: 10 ½ in. (26.7 cm.) overall height, box. Estimate HKD 400,000 - HKD 600,000. Price realised HKD 500,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2020. The ceramic vase is potted of ovoid form with a tall, slender neck and trumpet mouth, covered on the exterior with a finely crackled glaze of pale greenish-white tone, ending in an irregular line above the foot... [Lire la suite]