19 octobre 2019

A Yixing petal-lobed teapot and cover, Republic period (1912-1949)

Lot 85. A Yixing petal-lobed teapot and cover, Republic period (1912-1949), 5 3/8 in. (13.8 cm.) wide, handle to spout. Estimate HKD 50,000 - HKD 80,000. Price realised HKD 1,125,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2019. The base is stamped with a three-character seal mark Chen Mingyuan, box. Property from the Quek Kiok Lee Collection.  Provenance: Acquired in Singapore, 3 December 1964The Muyan Zhai Collection (by box label). Christie's. The Pavilion Sale - Chinese... [Lire la suite]

18 octobre 2019

A Jizhou ‘Tortoiseshell-Glazed’ Tea Bowl, Southern Song Dynasty, 12th-13th Century

Lot 3303. A Jizhou ‘Tortoiseshell-Glazed’ Tea Bowl, Southern Song Dynasty, 12th-13th Century. H 5.6cm D 11.6cm. Estimate HKD 150,000 - 200,000 (USD 19,118 - 25,491). Sold Price: HKD 247,800 (USD 31,583). © Poly Auction Hong Kong. The bowl with deep rounded sides flaring out from a narrow recessed foot, covered overall with a glossy dark brown glaze accented with russet-brown splashes, simulating tortoiseshell, the glaze stopping just above the knife-pared foot, the base left unglazed revealing the buff... [Lire la suite]
18 octobre 2019

A Longquan Celadon Conical Bowl, Southern Song Dynasty, 12th-13th Century

Lot 3316. A Longquan Celadon Conical Bowl, Southern Song Dynasty, 12th-13th Century. H 5cm D 13.2cm. Estimate HKD 250,000 - 300,000 (USD 31,863 - 38,236). Sold Price: HKD 354,000 (USD 45,118). © Poly Auction Hong Kong. The bowl is of conical form, rising from a short foot to widely flared sides, covered overall in a bluish-green glaze of even color, the narrow foot ring left unglazed revealing the stoneware burnt brownish-orange in the firing. Provenance: 1. Private Collection2.... [Lire la suite]
18 octobre 2019

A Yaozhou Persimmon-Glazed Bowl, Northern Song Dynasty, 10th-12th Century

Lot 3302. A Yaozhou Persimmon-Glazed Bowl, Northern Song Dynasty, 10th-12th Century. H 4.1cm D 14.8cm. Estimate HKD 250,000 - 350,000 (USD 31,863 - 44,609). Sold Price: HKD 354,000 (USD 45,118). © Poly Auction Hong Kong. The bowl has widely flared sides that rise from the small knife-cut foot to the very slightly everted rim, and is covered all over with a glaze of rich reddish-brown color that thins on the rim and also covers the base. Provenance: 1. Collection of Simon Kwan, Hong Kong (The Muwen Tang)2.... [Lire la suite]
18 octobre 2019

A Hutian Yingqing-Glazed Lobed Vase, Meiping, Southern Song or Yuan Dynasty, 12th - 13th Century

Lot 3310. A Hutian Yingqing-Glazed Lobed Vase, Meiping, Southern Song or Yuan Dynasty, 12th - 13th Century. H 17.2cm. Estimate HKD 150,000 - 200,000 (USD 19,118 - 25,491). Sold Price: HKD 566,400 (USD 72,189). © Poly Auction Hong Kong. The vase is of finely potted lobed oval form, applied to one side with a high strap handle and to the other with a short and slightly curved spout, a cover in the form of a stalk with curled leaf applied as a knob, covered overall with a soft pale bluish-white glaze stopping at... [Lire la suite]
18 octobre 2019

A Hutian Yingqing-Glazed Melon-Shaped Ewer, Northern Song Dynasty, 10th-12th Century

Lot 3309. A Hutian Yingqing-Glazed Melon-Shaped Ewer, Northern Song Dynasty, 10th-12th Century.H 15.7cm. Estimate HKD 350,000 - 450,000 (USD 44,609 - 57,354). Sold Price: HKD 566,400(USD 72,189). © Poly Auction Hong Kong. The vase is of finely potted lobed oval form, applied to one side with a high strap handle and to the other with a short and slightly curved spout, a cover in the form of a stalk with curled leaf applied as a knob, covered overall with a soft pale bluish-white glaze stopping at the base of high foot to reveal... [Lire la suite]

18 octobre 2019

A Dingyao Persimmon-Glazed Foliated Lobed Bowl, Northern Song Dynasty, 10th-12th Century

Lot 3312. A Dingyao Persimmon-Glazed Foliated Lobed Bowl, Northern Song Dynasty, 10th-12th Century. H 7cm D 19.4cm. Estimate HKD 300,000 - 400,000 (USD 38,236 - 50,981). Sold Price: HKD 684,400 (USD 87,229). © Poly Auction Hong Kong. The bowl is of widely flared conical shape with a hexalobed rim, the finely potted wide sides supported on a short foot, applied overall with a persimmon glaze thinning at the rim to dark brown tone, the foot left unglazed to reveal the white... [Lire la suite]
18 octobre 2019

A Henan Russet-Splashed Black Glazed Conical Tea Bowl, Northern Song Dynasty, 10th-12th Century

Lot 3305. A Henan Russet-Splashed Black Glazed Conical Tea Bowl, Northern Song Dynasty, 10th-12th Century. H 4.1cm D 12.3cm. Estimate HKD 400,000 - 500,000 (USD 50,981 - 63,727). Sold Price: HKD 684,400 (USD 87,229). © Poly Auction Hong Kong. The bowl molded in conical form, the flaring sides rising from a slightly splayed foot to an everted rim, covered overall with a lustrous black glaze, thinning at the rim with radiating russet splashes extending downwards, the glaze stopping above... [Lire la suite]
18 octobre 2019

A Dingyao Carved ‘Mandarin Ducks’ Dish, Northern Song Dynasty, 10th-12th Century

Lot 3313. A Dingyao Carved ‘Mandarin Ducks’ Dish, Northern Song Dynasty, 10th-12th Century. D 21.3cm. Estimate HKD 550,000 - 850,000 (USD 70,099 - 108,335). Sold Price: HKD 920,400 (USD 117,308). © Poly Auction Hong Kong. The dish is finely potted, its body supported on a short spreading foot, the flared sides rising from an angled base, the interior freely carved to the interior with a pair of mandarin ducks swimming in a pond with waterweeds, all encircled by scrolling lotuses,... [Lire la suite]
17 octobre 2019

A Very Rare Carved Chuzhou Longquan Celadon Vase, Yuhuchunping, Early Ming Dynasty, 14th-15th Century

Lot 3418. A Very Rare Carved Chuzhou Longquan Celadon Vase, Yuhuchunping, Early Ming Dynasty, 14th-15th Century. H 33.5cm. Estimate: 420,000 - 600,000 HKD (USD 53,530 - 76,472). Sold Price: 392,350 HKD (USD 50,006). © Poly Auction Hong Kong The globular body is carved with a continuous scene of leafy plantain and rocks in a fenced garden, above a band of upright overlapping petals, and below bands of gardenia and hibiscus scrolls. The vase is covered overall with an even glaze of pale olive... [Lire la suite]