05 mars 2018

A rare large Jun deep bowl, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234)

  Lot 540. A rare large Jun deep bowl, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234); 7 ½ in. (19 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 30,000 - USD 50,000. Price realised USD 175,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2018 The bowl is formed with deep rounded sides rising from the short foot ring to the slightly incurved rim, and is covered inside and out with a glaze of milky, sky-blue tone thinning to mushroom at the rim, except for the foot and a circular section on the bottom of the interior which are burnt orange in... [Lire la suite]

05 mars 2018

A large Jun bowl, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234)

Lot 539. A large Jun bowl, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234); 8 ½ in. (21.6 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 12,000 - USD 18,000. Price realised USD 30,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2018 The bowl is well potted with deep, rounded sides rising from a low, spreading foot to a slightly inverted rim, and is covered overall with an even glaze of pale, milky blue color thinning to a mushroom tone at the rim and stopping above the unglazed brownish-grey foot, Japanese wood box.  Christie's. The... [Lire la suite]
05 mars 2018

A large Jun dish, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127)

Lot 538. A large Jun dish, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127); 11 ½ in. (29.1 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 60,000 - USD 80,000. Price realised USD 324,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2018 The shallow dish is well potted with rounded sides rising to the slightly inverted rim encircled on the exterior by a finger-molded band. The dish is covered overall with a pale lavender-blue glaze which thins to mushroom at the rim, and continues onto the countersunk base which has five spur marks, Japanese wood box. ... [Lire la suite]
05 mars 2018

A Jun 'bubble' bowl, Jin dynasty (1115-1234)

  Lot 537. A Jun 'bubble' bowl, Jin dynasty (1115-1234); 3 1/8 in. (8.1 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 6,000 - USD 8,000. Price realised USD 56,250. © Christie's Images Ltd 2018 The bowl is finely potted with rounded sides incurving at the rim and raised on a short, unglazed foot. The sides are covered with a crackle-suffused glaze of cloudy, pale greenish-blue color thinning to a mushroom tone at the rim, Japanese wood box. Christie's. The Classic Age of Chinese Ceramics - The Linyushanren... [Lire la suite]
05 mars 2018

A purple and copper-green splashed Jun 'bubble' bowl, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234)

Lot 536. A purple and copper-green splashed Jun 'bubble' bowl, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234); 3 ¼ in. (8.2 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 50,000 - USD 70,000. Price realised USD 212,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2018 The bowl is delicately potted with rounded sides and is raised on a short unglazed foot, and covered inside and out with a glaze of pale, milky blue tone decorated on the exterior with a concentrated area of purplish splash to one side, and on the interior with extensive purplish splashes... [Lire la suite]
05 mars 2018

A Painted Pottery Figure Of A Horse And Rider With Hound, Tang Dynasty (608-907)

Lot 8039. A Painted Pottery Figure Of A Horse And Rider With Hound, Tang Dynasty (608-907); 14in (35.5cm) high. Estimate US$ 8,000 - 12,000 (€ 6,500 - 9,700) © Bonhams 2001-2018 The horse standing four square on a rectangular base with head turned left, the sinewy body and bobbed tail evenly painted with carmine pigments setting off the black- painted saddle supporting a foreign rider holding a lively dog straining against the black-painted hogged mane.  Property from the Collection of Sally S. and Decatur... [Lire la suite]

05 mars 2018

A Yaozhou Celadon Glazed Bowl, Northern Song Dynasty (960-1127)

Lot 8038. A Yaozhou Celadon Glazed Bowl, Northern Song Dynasty (960-1127); 5 3/8in (13.6cm) diameter. Estimate US$ 8,000 - 12,000 (€ 6,500 - 9,700) © Bonhams 2001-2018 With a flared rim surrounding the deep curving well, the interior incised with waves and carved with a floral spray, the olive green glaze thinly applied on all surfaces except the foot pad, burnt a warm cinnamon brown, with a thin foot rim around a convex foot.   Property from the Collection of Sally S. and Decatur H. Miller III. ... [Lire la suite]
05 mars 2018

A Relief-Molded Gray Pottery Tile of a drummer, Song-Jin Dynasty (960-1134)

Lot 8035. A Relief-Molded Gray Pottery Tile of a drummer, Song-Jin Dynasty (960-1134); 13 3/4in (35cm) high. Estimate US$ 2,500 - 4,000 (€ 2,000 - 3,200). © Bonhams 2001-2018 The rectangular tile of baked unglazed buff pottery, molded in high relief, the flower adorned figure beating a drum on a stand.  Property from the Collection of Sally S. and Decatur H. Miller III  Note: For further discussion of entertainers on pottery tiles see Robert Maeda "Some Sung, Chin, and Yuan representations of... [Lire la suite]
05 mars 2018

A Black Sichuan Pottery Amphora, Han Dynasty (206 BC-AD 220)

Lot 8034. A Black Sichuan Pottery Amphora, Han Dynasty (206 BC-AD 220); 7in (17.75cm) high. Estimate US$ 2,000 - 3,000 (€ 1,600 - 2,400) © Bonhams 2001-2018 Burnished black pottery, of pear form with a vertically incised band around the neck beneath a lozenge-shaped opening at the mouth, with two loop handles resolving into four raised scrolls on the body, each handle with three circular bosses, with a flat circular foot rim and recessed foot.   Property from the Collection of Sally S. and Decatur... [Lire la suite]
04 mars 2018

A rare Jun-type purple glazed tea bowl, Yuan-Ming dynasty (1279-1644)

Lot 8029. A rare Jun-type purple glazed tea bowl, Yuan-Ming dynasty (1279-1644); 3 1/4in (8.3cm) diameter. Estimate US$ 15,000 - 20,000 (€ 12,000 - 16,000). © Bonhams 2001-2018 Well-potted with gently rounded sides curving in slightly just below the everted rim, the exterior covered in a rich mottled purple glaze, extending over the rim into the interior where it transitions to a milky-blue glaze, which also covers the foot, except for the unglazed dark-brown foot ring.  Provenance: Collection of of... [Lire la suite]