26 mars 2015

A rare large Yaozhou celadon carved conical bowl, China, Northern Song-Jin Dynasty, 11th-12th century

Lot 830. A rare large Yaozhou celadon carved conical bowl, China, Northern Song-Jin Dynasty, 11th-12th century. Estimate $20,000 - $30,000. Price Realized $7,500. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 The deep, rounded conical bowl carved on the interior with a central flower head below a wide band of leafy meander bearing six blossoms alternately shown in full bloom and in profile, and the exterior carved with simplified petals rising from the foot to a line below the somewhat everted rim, covered overall and on the... [Lire la suite]

26 mars 2015

A Yue-type celadon carved ewer, China, Early Northern Song dynasty (AD 960-1127)

Lot 829. A Yue-type celadon carved ewer, China, Early Northern Song dynasty (AD 960-1127);  7 ½ in. (20 cm.) high. Estimate $6,000 - $8,000. Price Realized $8,750. © Christie's Image Ltd 2015 The oviform body divided into six lobes, each freely carved with a flower, with a pair of small loops applied to the shoulder between the curved spout and S-shaped handle, the cylindrical neck rising to the dished mouth, covered overall with an olive-green glaze, box Provenance: The Collection of Robert... [Lire la suite]
26 mars 2015

A small Yaozhou celadon molded conical bowl, China, Northern Song-Jin Dynasty, 12th-13th century

Lot 828. A small Yaozhou celadon molded conical bowl, China, Northern Song-Jin Dynasty, 12th-13th century; 3 ¾ in. (9.5 cm.) diameter. Estimate $3,000 - $5,000. Price Realized $8,125. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 The center of the interior molded with a flower head below leafy foliate meander bearing flowers alternately shown in full bloom and in profile, the exterior cut with simplified petals rising to the slightly everted rim, covered overall with a glaze of olive color, box Provenance: The... [Lire la suite]
26 mars 2015

A rare deep Junyao bowl, China, Northern Song-Jin Dynasty (AD 960-1234)

  Lot 825. A rare deep Junyao bowl, China, Northern Song-Jin Dynasty (AD 960-1234);  7 ½ in. (18.4 cm.) diameter. Estimate $12,000 - $18,000. Price Realized $13,750. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 With deep rounded sides, covered inside and out with a thick glaze of bluish-turquoise tone thinning to mushroom at the rim and falling in thick drops on the short foot, the foot and base unglazed except for a drop of glaze on the base, the center of the interior unglazed exposing the brown ware, box ... [Lire la suite]
25 mars 2015

A Cizhou white meiping, China, Northern Song dynasty (AD 960-1127)

Lot 823. A Cizhou white meiping, China, Northern Song dynasty (AD 960-1127); 9 ¾ in. (24.6 cm.) high. Estimate $10,000 - $15,000. Price Realized $17,500. © Christie's Image Ltd 2015 Stoutly potted with rounded shoulder below a narrow neck and lipped rim, covered with a white slip under a clear glaze falling to the foot rim revealing the grey ware, box Provenance: The Collection of Robert H. Ellsworth, New York, acquired in Hong Kong, 1987 Christie's. THE COLLECTION OF ROBERT HATFIELD ELLSWORTH... [Lire la suite]
25 mars 2015

A Dingyao lobed bowl, China, Northern Song dynasty (AD 960-1127)

Lot 822. A Dingyao lobed bowl, China, Northern Song dynasty (AD 960-1127); 4 in. (10.2 cm.) diameter. Estimate $6,000 - $8,000. Price Realized $10,625. © Christie's Image Ltd 2015 The deep sides divided into six lobes by six ribs of slip on the interior and corresponding carved lines on the exterior below the everted, lobed rim, covered all over, except the rim, with a transparent glaze of greyish-green tone. Provenance: The Collection of Robert H. Ellsworth, New York, acquired in Hong Kong, 1987 ... [Lire la suite]
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25 mars 2015

A Northern white ware ovoid jar, China, Song Dynasty, 10th century

Lot 821. A Northern white ware ovoid jar, China, Song Dynasty, 10th century; 5 7/8 in. (15.3 cm.) high. Estimate $10,000 - $15,000. Price Realized $11,250. © Christie's Image Ltd 2015 The ovoid jar with a short neck and lipped rim, the shoulder incised with double horizontal bands, covered inside and out with a glaze of slightly olive-ivory tone, the foot rim and interior base unglazed, box Provenance: The Collection of Robert H. Ellsworth, New York, acquired in Hong Kong, 1986. ... [Lire la suite]
25 mars 2015

A Northern white ware pentalobed deep bowl, China, 10th century

Lot 820. A Northern white ware pentalobed deep bowl, China, 10th century; 7 5/8 in. (19.9 cm.) diameter. Estimate $4,000 - $6,000. Price Realized $4,375. © Christie's Image Ltd 2015 Subtly potted with five lobes, and covered with a white slip under a milky glaze of somewhat olive tone falling in tears on the exterior and ending in an irregular line above the foot to reveal the fine buff ware, box Provenance: The Collection of Robert H. Ellsworth, New York, acquired in Hong Kong, 1987. Notes: A... [Lire la suite]
25 mars 2015

A small Xing-type jar, China, Late Tang-Five dynasties period, 9th-10th century

Lot 819. A small Xing-type jar, China, Late Tang-Five dynasties period, 9th-10th century; 4 1/8 in. (10.5 cm.) high. Estimate $5,000 - $7,000. Price Realized $11,875. © Christie's Image Ltd 2015 The jar has a tapering globular body covered with a white glaze that continues over the lipped rim and falls to the flat base, box Provenance: The Collection of Robert H. Ellsworth, New York, acquired in Hong Kong, 1989. Christie's. THE COLLECTION OF ROBERT HATFIELD ELLSWORTH PART IV - CHINESE WORKS... [Lire la suite]
25 mars 2015

A small Northern white ware cup, China, Late Tang dynasty, 9th-10th century

Lot 818. A small Northern white ware cup, China, Late Tang dynasty, 9th-10th century; 2 3/8 in. (6 cm.) high. Estimate $2,500 - $3,500. Price Realized $5,250. © Christie's Image Ltd 2015 Possibly copying a silver shape, the body tapering to a flat base and applied on one side below the flared rim with a ring handle with foliate base, covered overall with a clear glaze of slightly grey-green tone, box Provenance: The Collection of Robert H. Ellsworth, New York, acquired in Hong Kong, 1986. ... [Lire la suite]