24 août 2018

A painted Cizhou pear-shaped vase, yuhuchunping, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234)

Lot 837. A painted Cizhou pear-shaped vase, yuhuchunping, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234); 9 ½ in. (24.1 cm.) high. Estimate USD 6,000 - USD 8,000. Price realised USD 7,500 © Christie's Images Ltd 2018. The vase has a tapering ovoid body which rises to the tall neck that flares towards the outward-curved mouth rim, and is painted in brown on a white slip with three abstract foliate sprays between line borders, all under a clear glaze that falls short of the thick, slightly flared foot,... [Lire la suite]

24 août 2018

A rare painted Cizhou deep bowl, Jin dynasty (1115-1234)

Lot 831. A rare painted Cizhou deep bowl, Jin dynasty (1115-1234); 7 ¼ in. (18.8 cm.) high. Estimate USD 15,000 - USD 18,000 © Christie's Images Ltd 2018. The finely potted body is raised on a high foot ring and covered with a white slip painted in dark brown with a band of abstract leaves, all under a clear glaze that stops on the lower body to reveal the pale grey ware, Japanese wood box, lacquer cover. Japanese wood box. Provenance: The Idemitsu Collection, prior to 1979. Sen Shu Tey,... [Lire la suite]
24 août 2018

A rare painted Cizhou deep bowl, Jin dynasty (1115-1234)

Lot 831. A rare painted Cizhou deep bowl, Jin dynasty (1115-1234); 7 ¼ in. (18.8 cm.) high. Estimate USD 15,000 - USD 18,000 © Christie's Images Ltd 2018. The finely potted body is raised on a high foot ring and covered with a white slip painted in dark brown with a band of abstract leaves, all under a clear glaze that stops on the lower body to reveal the pale grey ware, Japanese wood box, lacquer cover. Japanese wood box. Provenance: The Idemitsu Collection, prior to 1979. Sen Shu Tey,... [Lire la suite]
24 août 2018

A large painted Cizhou slender meiping, Jin dynasty (1115-1234)

Lot 830. A large painted Cizhou slender meiping, Jin dynasty (1115-1234); 18 1/8 in. (45.5 cm.) high. Estimate USD 6,000 - USD 8,000. Price realised USD 13,750. © Christie's Images Ltd 2018. The elongated body is fluidly painted in brown on a white slip and under a clear glaze with a broad band of abstract floral scroll between a band of upright petals below and further foliate decoration on the shoulder, Japanese wood box. Japanese wood box. Provenance: Inouye Oriental Art, Tokyo. ... [Lire la suite]
24 août 2018

A rare large painted Cizhou truncated meiping, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234)

Lot 815. A rare large painted Cizhou truncated meiping, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234); 9 ½ in. (24.1 cm.) high. Estimate USD 60,000 - USD 80,000. Price realised USD 75,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2018. The vase has a rounded, tapering body below a slightly waisted neck that rises to a lipped rim, and is painted in blackish-brown slip with three blossoming floral sprigs, all under a clear glaze. The foot ring is unglazed exposing the grey body, Japanese wood box. Japanese wood box. ... [Lire la suite]
22 août 2018

Pot, Chine, dynastie des Song du Sud, 13e siècle, Fours de Longquan

Lot 13. Petit Pot, Chine, dynastie des Song du Sud, 13e siècle, Fours de Longquan. Estimation : 30 € / 50 €. Résultat 39 €, Collection Alain Truong. Photo Cornette de Saint-Cyr. Grès à couverte jaune brun, H. 2 cm.Provenance : Collection NGO KIM-KHOI, petit fils du peintre NAM SON CORNETTE DE SAINT CYR PARIS, Art tribal et Arts d'Asie, le 17 Novembre 2015 à 14h30. Expert : Cabinet Daffos-Estournel. Tel. : +33 6 09 22 55 13 – www.aaoarts.com

22 août 2018

A very rare Longquan celadon fluted pear-shaped vase, Song-Yuan dynasty, 12th-14th century

Lot 286. A very rare Longquan celadon fluted pear-shaped vase, Song-Yuan dynasty, 12th-14th century; 10½ in. (26.7 cm.) high. Estimate USD 100,000 - USD 150,000. Price realised USD 120,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2007 The body molded with six lobes rising from a conforming pedestal foot to the everted barbed rim, the neck flanked by a pair of lion-mask handles suspending fixed rings, covered overall with a glaze of soft sea-green tone that thins on the ribs, the interior of the foot similarly... [Lire la suite]
22 août 2018

A brown-painted blackish-brown-glazed jar with rope-twist handle, Song dynasty, 12th-13th century 

Lot 284. A brown-painted blackish-brown-glazed jar with rope-twist handle, Song dynasty, 12th-13th century; 8½ in. (21.5 cm.) high. Estimate USD 10,000 - USD 15,000. Price realised USD 21,600. © Christie's Images Ltd 2007 The high-shouldered tapering body painted in matte russet brown with two long-tailed birds with spread wings swooping down from the shoulder in contrast to the lustrous blackish glaze which also covers the interior where it thins to a brownish color, the neatly cut, wide mouth... [Lire la suite]
22 août 2018

A rare Longquan celadon Guan-type Twin fish bowl, Song-Ming dynasty, 13th-16th century

Lot 283. A rare Longquan celadon Guan-type Twin fish bowl, Song-Ming dynasty, 13th-16th century; 6 in. (15.2 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 20,000 - USD 30,000. Price realised USD 46,800. © Christie's Images Ltd 2007 The interior relief-decorated in the center with two fish below the deep rounded sides that rise to a flat everted rim pierced either side with pairs of holes, the exterior carved with a band of chrysanthemum petals, all under an opaque glaze of pale blue-green-greyish tone suffused with... [Lire la suite]
22 août 2018

A Longquan celadon carved bowl, Southern Song dynasty, 13th century

Lot 281. A Longquan celadon carved bowl, Southern Song dynasty, 13th century; 4 7/8 in. (12.4 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 3,000 - USD 5,000. Price realised USD 8,400. © Christie's Images Ltd 2007 The rounded conical sides carved in low relief on the exterior with a band of overlapping lotus petals rising from the slightly tapering ring foot, covered inside and out with a glaze of soft blue-green tone. Provenance: Christie's, New York, 10 December 1987, lot 196.  Note: Bowls of... [Lire la suite]