23 février 2018

Boîtes à couvercle, Chine, dynastie des Ming (1368-1644)

Lot 18. Boîtes à couvercle, Chine, dynastie des Ming (1368-1644).  D. 9 et 8 cm. Estimation 200 €/300 €. Photo: Cornette de Saint Cyr 2018 Lot de deux boites couvertes en porcelaine dont l’un est monochrome bleu et l’autre, à paroi godronnée et à décor en bleu sous cobalt de fleurs et plantes. Arts d'Asie - Art Tribal - Documentation chez Cornette de Saint Cyr Paris, 75008 Paris, le 06 Mars 2018 à 14h30. Expert : Cabinet Daffos-Estournel. Tel. : +33 6 09 22 55... [Lire la suite]

21 février 2018

A fine and rare Ge-type vase, seal mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795)

Lot 36. A fine and rare Ge-type vase, seal mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795); 16.5 cm., 6 1/2 in. Estimate 4,000,000 — 6,000,000 HKD. Lot Sold 7,220,000 HKD. Photo Sotheby's 2011 the robustly potted globular body rising to a short, waisted neck and an everted rim, set on the shoulders with moulded animal masks and mock ring handles, covered overall in a pale greenish-grey glaze with a striking network of dark-stained crackles, all supported... [Lire la suite]
13 février 2018

A Langyao vase, pipa zun, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 1243. A Langyao vase, pipa zun, Kangxi period (1662-1722); 12 in. (30.5 cm.) high. Estimate USD 50,000 - USD 70,000. Price realised USD 87,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2017  The vase is covered in a streaked, crackled glaze of rich, crushed-strawberry tone thinning to a pale celadon color at the rim, the base and interior of the neck are also covered with a transparent crackled glaze of pale celadon tone.. Note: The term langyao derives its name from Lang Tingji, director... [Lire la suite]
13 février 2018

A pair of yellow-glazed jars and covers, Daoguang six-character incised seal marks and of the period (1821-1850)

Lot 1262. A pair of yellow-glazed jars and covers, Daoguang six-character incised seal marks and of the period (1821-1850); 12 ½ in. (31.7 cm.) high. Estimate USD 20,000 - USD 30,000. Price realised USD 125,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2017  Each jar has a high-shouldered body tapering to a shallow foot, and a domed cover with everted rim and small round finial. Both are covered overall with a glaze of pale yellow tone. Note: One of a pair of similarly glazed jars and covers with... [Lire la suite]
04 février 2018

A copper-red glazed vase, Qing dynasty, 19th century

Lot 447. A copper-red glazed vase, Qing dynasty, 19th century. Height 11 1/2  in., 29.2 cm. Estimate 5,000 — 7,000 USD. Lot sold 8,750 USD. Photo Sotheby's 2014. rising from a short foot to a bulbous body, surmounted by a neck with a trumpet mouth rim, covered overall with a glaze of rich crushed raspberry color shading to a darker tone with purplish streaks towards the cream-colored mouth rim, the base unglazed. Provenance: Warren E. Cox (d. 1977), New York. Ralph Stillman, New York. ... [Lire la suite]
02 février 2018

Dish, Ming Dynasty, early 15th Century

Dish, Ming Dynasty, early 15th Century. White porcelain, 3 × 15 in. (7.6 × 38.1 cm). Gift of Ira and Nancy Koger, 2001; SN11122.63. © The John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art.

29 janvier 2018

A gilt powder-blue-ground vase, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 257. A gilt powder-blue-ground vase, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722); 25.3cm., 9 7/8 in. Estimate 3,000 — 5,000 GBP. Lot sold 3,750 GBP. Photo Sotheby's 2009. the slender ovoid body rising to a tall waisted neck and flared rim, decorated with a bird and butterflies amongst flowering peony, below a band of floret panels on a diaper ground. Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, London, 04 Nov 2009
29 janvier 2018

A gilt-decorated blue ground bottle vase, Guangxu mark and period (1875-1908)

Lot 256. A gilt-decorated blue ground bottle vase, Guangxu mark and period (1875-1908); 38.5cm., 15 1/8 in. Estimate 6,000 — 8,000 GBP. Lot sold 8,125 GBP. Photo Sotheby's 2009. painted in gilt with floral medallions and shou roundels to the body and neck, a border enclosing further shou characters amidst a floral scroll to the shoulder Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, London, 04 Nov 2009
28 janvier 2018

An Anhua-decorated 'Dragon' bowl, Ming dynasty

Lot 244A. An Anhua-decorated 'Dragon' bowl, Ming dynasty; 19cm., 7 1/2 in. Estimate 3,000—5,000 GBP. Lot Sold 7,500 GBP. Photo Sotheby's 2009 the finely potted deep rounded sides rising from a short tapering foot to an everted rim, anhua decorated to the interior with two sinuous dragons in pursuit of a flaming pearl, the exterior incised with a lotus-lappet band and covered overall in a bluish-white glaze. Provenance: Bluett & Sons London. Carl Kempe Collection. Literature: Bo... [Lire la suite]
26 janvier 2018

A white glazed censer, Yuan dynasty (1279-1366)

Lot 39. A white glazed censer, Yuan dynasty (1279-1366); 10.5cm., 4 1/8 in. Estimate 3,000 — 5,000 GBP. Lot sold 6,875 GBP. Photo: Sotheby's 2013 the deep rounded sides rising from three cabriole legs to a lipped rim, flanked by a pair of upright handles, the body moulded with a raised fillet below the rim, covered in a crackled white glaze. Provenance: Bluett & Sons, London (according to label).Collection of Carl Kempe.Sotheby’s Paris, 18th December 2008, lot 154 (part lot). Literature: Bo... [Lire la suite]