26 mars 2016

A Xing foliate-rim dish, Five Dynasties (907-959)

Lot 80. A Xing foliate-rim dish, Five Dynasties (907-959); 6 3/8 in. (16.5 cm.) diam. Estimate HK$80,000 – HK$100,000 ($10,362 - $12,953). Price realised HKD 225,000. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2016 The dish has rounded sides rising from a short foot ring to a lipless rim crisply cut into five pairs of rounded petals, covered inside and out with a bluish-white glaze with the exception of the unglazed foot exposing the white biscuit body, box. Provenance: A Japanese private collection, acquired in... [Lire la suite]
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26 mars 2016

An exquisite and rare pair of carved ‘Yaozhou’ bowls , Northern Song dynasty

Lot 8, An exquisite and rare pair of carved ‘Yaozhou’ bowls , Northern Song dynasty. Estimate 500,000 — 700,000 HKD (58,472 - 81,860 EUR). Photo Sotheby's. each of conical form, finely potted with wide flaring sides rising from a short straight foot to a lipped rim, the interior deftly and intricately carved with three lush peony blooms and trefoil leaves issuing from two parallel stalks, the petals and the leaves further accentuated with combed details, all below a line... [Lire la suite]
26 mars 2016

An exquisite and rare carved ‘Yaozhou’ kundika, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127)

Lot 5, An exquisite and rare carved ‘Yaozhou’ kundika, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127); ; 21.9 cm, 8 5/8  in. Estimate 500,000 — 700,000 HKD (58,472 - 81,860 EUR). Lot sold 5,480,000 HKD. Photo Sotheby's. the slender baluster body gracefully potted with a tall waisted neck, elegantly rising to a disc-form flange and a tapering cylindrical mouth, the exterior exquisitely and freely carved with large peony blooms borne on meandering stems with broad leaves, all... [Lire la suite]
26 mars 2016

A carved Longquan celadon pear-shaped vase, yuhuchunping, Yuan-Early Ming dynasty

Lot 73, A carved Longquan celadon pear-shaped vase, yuhuchunping, Yuan-Early Ming dynasty. Estimate HKD 90,000 ~ 150,000 ($11,658 - $19,430). Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2016 The pear-shaped body is decorated with a band of foliate meander, the undulating leafy stem bearing lotus blossoms, above a band of upright petals. The slightly tapering neck is carved further with a band of ruyi below leaf lappets and flanked by a pair of mythical beast-head handles with large fixed rings, all below a flaring rim... [Lire la suite]
26 mars 2016

A Longquan celadon pear-shaped vase, yuhuchunping, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279)

Lot 74. A Longquan celadon pear-shaped vase, yuhuchunping, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279); 10 3/4 in. (27.2 cm.) high. Estimate HKD 100,000 ~ 200,000 ($12,953 - $25,906). Price realised HKD 125,000. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2016 The pear-shaped body ia supported on a slightly flaring foot rising to a tapering slender neck and applied with a pair of mythical beast-form handles with large fixed rings. The neck, shoulder and mid-section are encircled by raised bow-string bands, all above upright... [Lire la suite]
26 mars 2016

A Longquan celadon lotus-form dish, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279)

Lot 71. A Longquan celadon lotus-form dish, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279); 6 3/8 in. (16.2 cm.) diam. Estimate HKD 100,000 ~ 150,000 ($12,953 - $19,430). Price realised HKD 125,000. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2016 The dish with shallow flared sides rising from a short foot is moulded on the exterior with a band of upright lotus petals, covered inside and out with a thick unctuous glaze of pale sea-green tone with the exception of the foot ring, box Christie's. THE PAVILION SALE - CHINESE... [Lire la suite]

24 mars 2016

A blue-glazed ‘Jun’ dish, Song dynasty

Lot 13, A blue-glazed ‘Jun’ dish, Song dynasty. Estimate 200,000 — 300,000 HKD (23,389 - 35,083 EUR). Lot sold 1,750,000 HKD (197,650 EUR). Photo: Sotheby's heavily potted with shallow rounded sides rising from a short tapered foot to a wide everted rim, covered overall in a milky lavender-blue glaze suffused with a network of subtle crackling and thinning to a mushroom tone at the rim, the glaze coagulating unevenly around the neatly cut foot, revealing the buff-orange... [Lire la suite]
24 mars 2016

A small ‘Jun’ saucer dish, Song dynasty

Lot 3, A small ‘Jun’ saucer dish, Song dynasty. Estimate 50,000 — 70,000 HKD (5,847 - 8,186 EUR). Lot Sold 400,000 HKD (45,157 EUR). Photo: Sotheby's with shallow rounded sides resting on a tapering knife-pared foot, covered overall in a milky lavender-blue glaze suffused with a network of golden crackles, the glaze thinning to a mushroom tone around the rim and stopping unevenly around the footring, revealing a greyish buff body; 11.9 cm, 4 3/4  in. Provenance:... [Lire la suite]
24 mars 2016

A small green Jun censer and a green Jun box and cover, Jin-Yuan dynasty (1115-1368)

Lot 78, A small green Jun censer and a green Jun box and cover, Jin-Yuan dynasty (1115-1368). Estimate HK$50,000 – HK$70,000 ($6,479 - $9,070). Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2016. The bombe-shaped body of the censer is supported on three cabriole feet rising to a waisted neck and everted rim, covered with a thick crackled celadon glaze of sea-green tone, with the exception of the interior and feet. The circular box and cover are covered inside and out with a glossy crackled glaze of deep sea-green tone, the rims... [Lire la suite]
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24 mars 2016

A russet-glazed rice measure, Jin-Yuan dynasty (1115-1368)

Lot 75, A russet-glazed rice measure, Jin-Yuan dynasty (1115-1368). Estimate HK$50,000 – HK$80,000 ($6,479 - $10,366). Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2016. The unglazed exterior is incised with a fine network of lines simulating basket weave, applied to the shoulder with a band of bosses splashed with alternating white and brown glazes; the interior is covered with a lustrous black and russet glaze, extending to the outer mouth rim. The narrow base is flat. 3 7/8 in. (10 cm.) wide, box Christie's. THE PAVILION... [Lire la suite]
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