19 juin 2017

A celadon-glazed waterpot and dropper, Song dynasty

Lot 393. A celadon-glazed waterpot and dropper, Song dynasty, 10.2 cm, 4 in. Estimate 30,000 — 50,000 HKD. Lot sold 1,000,000 HKD. Photo: Sotheby's. with the globular body rising from three short cabriole legs, covered overall with a pale greyish-celadon glaze, the feet unglazed revealing the dark grey stoneware body Provenance: Acquired in Hong Kong on 7th May 1988.  Note: Two related waterpots of similar form from the Jiaotanxia kilns were sold in... [Lire la suite]

19 juin 2017

A 'Cizhou' white-glazed sgraffiato 'floral' washer, Northern Song – Jin dynasty

Lot 392. A 'Cizhou' white-glazed sgraffiato 'floral' washer, Northern Song – Jin dynasty, 13 cm, 5 1/8  in. Estimate 120,000 — 180,000 HKD. Lot sold 337,500 HKD. Photo: Sotheby's. carved through the layer of white slip around the exterior with a continuous undulating floral scroll, covered overall save for the base with a transparent glaze Provenance: The Muwen Tang collection.Sotheby's London, 12th November 2003, lot 11. Exhibited: Song Ceramics from the Kwan... [Lire la suite]
19 juin 2017

A small celadon-glazed bowl, Song dynasty

Lot 391. A small celadon-glazed bowl, Song dynasty, 9.1 cm, 3 1/2  in. Estimate 80,000 — 120,000 HKD. Unsold. Photo: Sotheby's. with steep rounded sides rising from a short foot to a subtly incurved rim, applied with an opaque pale greyish-blue glaze, the unglazed footring revealing a grey body Sotheby's. Chinese Art, Hong Kong, 01 Jun 2017 
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19 juin 2017

A small Qingbai 'lotus' jar, Song dynasty

Lot 390. A small Qingbai 'lotus' jar, Song dynasty, 7.3 cm, 2 7/8  in. Estimate 20,000 — 30,000 HKD. Lot sold 25,000 HKD. Photo: Sotheby's. with a broad shoulder and a short neck, carved around the body with overlapping lotus petals, covered with a translucent blue-tinged glaze Sotheby's. Chinese Art, Hong Kong, 01 Jun 2017 
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18 juin 2017

A carved ‘Longquan’ celadon-glazed vase, Yuan-Early Ming dynasty

Lot 561. A carved ‘Longquan’ celadon-glazed vase, Yuan-Early Ming dynasty, 28.8 cm, 11 3/8  in. Estimate 35,000 — 50,000 HKD. Lot sold 43,750 HKD. Photo: Sotheby's. carved to the body with lotus blossoms borne on undulating foliate scrolls, the neck with upright plantain leaves, covered overall save for the footring with an olive-green glaze Provenance: Collection of Vicomt Tsuchiya, by repute. Sotheby's. Chinese Art, Hong Kong, 01 Jun 2017
18 juin 2017

A ‘Longquan’ celadon-glazed tripod incense burner censer, Ming dynasty, 15th century

Lot 385. A ‘Longquan’ celadon-glazed tripod incense burner censer, Ming dynasty, 15th century, 10.1 cm, 4 in. Estimate 30,000 — 40,000 HKD. Lot sold 93,750 HKD. Photo: Sotheby's. with the compressed globular body divided into three lobes, each with a shaped cartouche enclosing diaper pattern, set to the rim with a pair of rope-twist handles, pierced silver cover Sotheby's. Chinese Art, Hong Kong, 01 Jun 2017

18 juin 2017

A small Longquan celadon dish, China, Ming dynasty

Lot 335. A small Longquan celadon dish, China, Ming dynasty, diameter 17 cm. Estimate CHF 1 000 / 1 500 (€ 930/1 390). Sold for CHF 1 000 (hammer price) © Koller Auctions Robust round shell with offset lip and wide foot ring. A central embossed decoration decorates the mirror, which is slightly elevated and thus protrudes in a brighter celadonton, as the glaze thickened at the lower edge of the cavetto. On the outer wall the celadon glaze is slightly cloudy. Koller... [Lire la suite]
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18 juin 2017

A Longquan celadon "Trigrams" tripod cache-pot with incised floral scrolls, China, late Ming dynasty

Lot 332. A Longquan celadon "Trigrams" tripod cache-pot with incised floral scrolls, China, late Ming dynasty, height 14.2 cm. Estimate CHF 3 000 / 5 000 (€ 2 780/4 630). Sold for CHF 2 000 (hammer price) © Koller Auctions Cylindrical longquan cachepot on three cabriole-cocks. The outside wall is modulated, with fine ridges are divided Dekorfelder. The most prominent trigrams are bounded by incised petals. A delicate, delicate green celadon glaze gives the cachepot a... [Lire la suite]
18 juin 2017

Three Qingbai glazed dishes with incised and combed floral designs, China, Southern Song dynasty

Lot 331. Three Qingbai glazed dishes with incised and combed floral designs, China, Southern Song dynasty, diameter 15-16.5 cm. Estimate CHF 2 500 / 3 500 (€ 2 310 / 3 240). Unsold  © Koller Auctions Swiss private collection, purchased in the 1990s.  Koller Auctions. Asian Art: Himalaya, China - Tuesday 13 June 2017  
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18 juin 2017

A white glazed Cizhou ceramic vase (yuhuchunping), China, Song dynasty

Lot 329. A white glazed Cizhou ceramic vase (yuhuchunping), China, Song dynasty, height 30 cm. Estimate CHF 4 000 / 6 000 (€ 3 700 / 5 560). Unsold  © Koller Auctions Pear-shaped vase on slightly flared foot. The crèmeweisse Engobe is shaded and easily craqueliert. The foot and the lower part of the wall are merely covered by the transparent glaze and allow the beige shards to protrude. Swiss private collection, purchased in the 1990s.  Koller... [Lire la suite]
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