22 septembre 2017

A large carved and moulded Longquan celadon 'floral' barbed-rim dish, Early Ming dynasty, 15th century

Lot 305. A large carved and moulded Longquan celadon 'floral' barbed-rim dish, Early Ming dynasty, 15th century; 13⅝ in. (34.7 cm.) diam., box. Estimation : HKD 100,000 - 150,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2017 The property of a Hong Kong private collector. Christie's. Pavilion Online: Chinese Art, oct. 4 - 11, 2017

22 septembre 2017

A Longquan celadon rounded bowl, Yuan dynasty (1279-1368)

Lot 304. A Longquan celadon rounded bowl, Yuan dynasty (1279-1368), 7 in. (17.9 cm.) diam., box. Estimation : HKD 60,000 - HKD 80,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2017 Provenance: Mathias Komor, New York, no. J493 Christie's. Pavilion Online: Chinese Art, oct. 4 - 11, 2017
22 septembre 2017

A Yaozhou celadon carved foliate-rimmed jar, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127)

  Lot 301. A Yaozhou celadon carved foliate-rimmed jar, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127), 4¾ in. (12 cm.) diam., box. Estimation : HKD 100,000 - 150,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2017 Provenance: Peter Scheinman (1923-2017) Collection, New York Note: A piece of similar form but with a carved peony design to the body and a pierced ruyi aperture to the foot, from the Linyushanren collection, was sold at Christie's Hong Kong, 2 December 2015, lot 2803. A slightly larger Yaozhou jar also... [Lire la suite]
21 septembre 2017

A Cizhou painted rectangular pillow, Yuan dynasty (1279-1368)

Lot 350. A Cizhou painted rectangular pillow, Yuan dynasty (1279-1368), 11¾ in. (29.7 cm.) long. Estimation : HKD 20,000 - 30,000 © Christie's Images Ltd 2017  The base is stamped with a partially legible mark reading ‘Made by xxx’. Provenance: The property of Mr. Mark Lam.  Literature: Dream Quest: The Mark Lam Collection of Chinese Ceramic Pillows, Shanghai, 2008, pl. 39. Christie's. Pavilion Online: Chinese Art, oct. 4 - 11, 2017
21 septembre 2017

A rare Qingbai iron-spot decorated ‘Xuanwu’ pillow, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127)

Lot 349. A rare Qingbai iron-spot decorated ‘Xuanwu’ pillow, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127), 6½ in. (16.5 cm.) long, box. Estimation : HKD 30,000 - 50,000 © Christie's Images Ltd 2017  Provenance: The property of Mr. Mark Lam.  Literature: Dream Quest: The Mark Lam Collection of Chinese Ceramic Pillows, Shanghai, 2008, pl. 4 Christie's. Pavilion Online: Chinese Art, oct. 4 - 11, 2017
21 septembre 2017

A Henan painted ‘floral’ bean-shaped pillow, Northern Song Dynasty (960-1127)

Lot 346. A Henan painted ‘floral’ bean-shaped pillow, Northern Song Dynasty (960-1127), 9⅝ in (24.5 cm) long. Estimation : HKD 40,000 - 60,000 © Christie's Images Ltd 2017  Provenance: The property of Mr. Mark Lam.  Literature: Dream Quest: The Mark Lam Collection of Chinese Ceramic Pillows, Shanghai, 2008, pl. 32 Christie's. Pavilion Online: Chinese Art, oct. 4 - 11, 2017

21 septembre 2017

A Cizhou sgraffito ‘Wave’ rectangular pillow, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127)

Lot 351. A Cizhou sgraffito ‘Wave’ rectangular pillow, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127), 10⅝ in. (27 cm.) long. Estimation : HKD 30,000 - 50,000 © Christie's Images Ltd 2017  Provenance: The property of Mr. Mark Lam.  Literature: Dream Quest: The Mark Lam Collection of Chinese Ceramic Pillows, Shanghai, 2008, pl. 41 Christie's. Pavilion Online: Chinese Art, oct. 4 - 11, 2017
21 septembre 2017

A Cizhou sgraffito ‘Peony’ octagonal pillow, Northern Song Dynasty (960-1127)

Lot 345. A Cizhou sgraffito ‘Peony’ octagonal pillow, Northern Song Dynasty (960-1127), 11⅛ (28.2 cm) wide. Estimation : HKD 30,000 - 50,000 © Christie's Images Ltd 2017  Provenance: The property of Mr. Mark Lam.  Literature: Dream Quest: The Mark Lam Collection of Chinese Ceramic Pillows, Shanghai, 2008, pl. 26 Christie's. Pavilion Online: Chinese Art, oct. 4 - 11, 2017
21 septembre 2017

A Cizhou white-glazed sgraffito  ‘Peony’ bean-shaped pillow, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127)

Lot 344. A Cizhou white-glazed sgraffito  ‘Peony’ bean-shaped pillow, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127), 11⅞ in. (30.2 cm.) long, box. Estimation : HKD 30,000 - 50,000 © Christie's Images Ltd 2017  Provenance: The property of Mr. Mark Lam.  Literature: Dream Quest: The Mark Lam Collection of Chinese Ceramic Pillows, Shanghai, 2008, pl. 25 Christie's. Pavilion Online: Chinese Art, oct. 4 - 11, 2017
21 septembre 2017

A Cizhou painted and sgraffito ‘Lotus’ bean-shaped pillow, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127)

Lot 342. A Cizhou painted and sgraffito ‘Lotus’ bean-shaped pillow, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127), 11½ in. (29 cm.) wide, box. Estimation : HKD 40,000 - 80,000 © Christie's Images Ltd 2017  The base is stamped with a mark reading Zhang jia zhen,‘Pillow of the Zhang Family’, enclosed in a rectangular cartouche below a lotus leaf and above a lotus stand. Provenance: The property of Mr. Mark Lam.  Literature: Dream Quest: The Mark Lam Collection of Chinese Ceramic... [Lire la suite]