25 décembre 2018

A small green 'Jun' dish, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234)

Lot 1359. A small green 'Jun' dish, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234). Diameter 4 1/2  in., 11.5 cm. Estimate $5,000 - $7,000. Sold: $6,250. © Sotheby's the shallow sides rising from a short foot to an everted rim, covered overall with a grayish-green glaze, thinning to a mushroom tone at the rim save for the foot left unglazed. Sotheby's. Saturday at Sotheby's: Asian Art, New York, 18 March 2017

25 décembre 2018

A small green 'Jun' bowl, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234)

Lot 1358. A small green 'Jun' bowl, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234). Diameter 3 1/4  in., 8.4 cm. Estimate $6,000 - $8,000. Sold: $20,000. © Sotheby's the deep rounded sides rising from a short slightly splayed foot to an inverted rim, covered overall with a sage-green glaze, thinning to a mushroom tone at the rim and stopping irregularly at the foot. Sotheby's. Saturday at Sotheby's: Asian Art, New York, 18 March 2017
25 décembre 2018

A small carved 'Yaozhou'-type celadon-glazed vase, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234)

Lot 1357. A small carved 'Yaozhou'-type celadon-glazed vase, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234). Height 5 1/8  in., 13.1 cm. Estimate $6,000 - $8,000. Sold: $43,750. © Sotheby's of meiping form, carved around the shoulder with lotus blossoms borne on an undulating foliate stem, above repetitive raised fillets, covered overall save for the foot ring with an olive-green glaze pooling to a darker tone in the recesses. Sotheby's. Saturday at Sotheby's: Asian Art, New York, 18... [Lire la suite]
24 décembre 2018

A small 'Ding'-type white-glazed bottle vase, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234)

Lot 1356. A small 'Ding'-type white-glazed bottle vase, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234). Height 5 1/4  in., 13.5 cm. Estimate $4,000 - $6,000. Sold: $5,000. © Sotheby's of yuhuchun form, the pear-shaped body rising from a short foot to a tall flaring neck with an everted rim, covered overall with a smooth white glaze, save for the foot ring left unglazed to reveal the white body. Sotheby's. Saturday at Sotheby’s: Asian Art, New York, 18 March 2017
24 décembre 2018

A white-glazed jar and cover, Song dynasty (960-1279)

Lot 1336. A white-glazed jar and cover, Song dynasty (960-1279). Height: 4 1/2 inches. Estimate $3,000 - $5,000. Sold: $3,750. © Sotheby's the globular body rising from a tapered foot to a short neck, the cover with a waisted hemispherical knop, covered overall save for the base with a translucent ivory-tinged glaze pooling in characteristic tear-drops down the exterior (2). Provenance: Sotheby's New York, 12th June 1984, lot 209.  Property from the Collection of Joan Oestreich Kend. ... [Lire la suite]
24 décembre 2018

A Henan black-glazed 'oil-spot' bowl, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234)

Lot 1371. A Henan black-glazed 'oil-spot' bowl, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234). Diameter 4 3/4  in., 12 cm. Estimate $2,000 - $3,000. Sold: $16,250. © Sotheby's the interior finished with a thick ridge below the rim, covered overall with a lustrous brown-black glaze suffused with a dense pattern of silver 'oil-spots', thinning at the rim and continuing over the upper half of the exterior, the lower body and base applied with a thin teadust-brown glaze, the foot unglazed. ... [Lire la suite]

24 décembre 2018

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

Lot 1367. A 'Jizhou' 'papercut' 'Prunus' bowl, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279). Diameter 4 3/4  in., 12 cm. Estimate $1,000 - $1,500. Sold: $1,625. © Sotheby's modeled with a ridge to the interior and resist-decorated with plum blossom florets, the exterior with a dark brown glaze stopping short of the unglazed foot, Japanese wood box (2). Sotheby's. Saturday at Sotheby’s: Asian Art, New York, 18 March 2017
24 décembre 2018

A black-glazed lobed jar, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234)

Lot 1365. A black-glazed lobed jar, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234). Height 6 7/8  in., 17.5 cm. Estimate $6,000- $8,000. Sold: $7,500. © Sotheby's the ovoid body rising from a slightly splayed foot to a waisted neck with a lipped rim, covered overall with a lustrous black glaze falling short of the foot to reveal the buff-colored stoneware body. Sotheby's. Saturday at Sotheby’s: Asian Art, New York, 18 March 2017
24 décembre 2018

A small 'tortoiseshell'-glazed bowl, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234)

Lot 1354. A small 'tortoiseshell'-glazed bowl, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234). Diameter 4 in., 10.2 cm. Estimate $8,000- $12,000. Sold: $18,750. © Sotheby's the deep rounded sides resting on a short foot, decorated overall with spontaneous amber splashes on a dark brown ground in imitation of tortoiseshell, the lustrous glaze falling short of the foot to reveal part of the white slip underneath and the mottled buff-colored stoneware body. Sotheby's. Saturday at... [Lire la suite]
24 décembre 2018

A 'Cizhou' black and white-glazed dish, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234)

Lot 1351. A 'Cizhou' black and white-glazed dish, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234). Diameter 5 3/4  in., 14.6 cm. Estimate $3,000- $4,000. Sold: $7,500. © Sotheby's the shallow rounded sides rising from a short slightly splayed foot to an everted rim, decorated overall with a mottled brownish-black glaze and transparent glaze over white slip in producing of an unusual color contrast resembling yin-yang, the foot rim left unglazed revealing the pale buff-colored stoneware... [Lire la suite]