22 septembre 2017

A blue-glazed bowl, Qianlong seal mark and period (1736-1795)

Lot 841. A blue-glazed bowl, Qianlong seal mark and period (1736-1795). Diameter of largest 7 5/8  in., 19.4 cm. Estimate 2,000 -- 3,000 USD. Lot sold 3,000 USD. Photo: Sotheby's. the steep rounded sides rising to a flared rim, the interior and base glazed white, with a six-character seal mark in underglaze blue; together with a pair of 18th/19th century blue-glazed gilt-painted 'dragon and shou'dishes with the character an inscribed to the base, each marked with a... [Lire la suite]

22 septembre 2017

A pair of blue-glazed bowls, Qianlong seal marks and period (1736-1795)

Lot 822. A pair of blue-glazed bowls, Qianlong seal marks and period (1736-1795). Diameter 7 3/4  in., 19.7 cm. Estimate 5,000 — 7,000 USD. Lot sold 4,375 USD. Photo: Sotheby's. each with steep rounded walls rising to a flared mouth, the exterior glazed a deep blue and the interior and base white, the base with a six-character seal mark in underglaze blue, stands (4). Sotheby's. Saturday at Sotheby's: Asian Art, New York, 16 Sep 2017  
22 septembre 2017

A copper-red dish, Qianlong mark and period (1735-1796)

Lot 807. A copper-red dish, Qianlong mark and period (1735-1796). Diameter 8 1/4  in., 21 cm. Estimate 3,000 — 5,000 USD. Lot sold 5,250 USD. Photo: Sotheby's. the rounded sides rising from tapered foot to an everted rim, covered allover in a light red glaze of crushed strawberry color, the rim and base glazed white, the base with a six-character seal mark in underglaze blue. Provenance: Collection of Thomas English Cody (1889-1948), grand-nephew of ‘Buffalo Bill’ Cody (1846-1917). Sotheby's.... [Lire la suite]
18 septembre 2017

A celadon-glazed cong vase, Guangxu mark and period (1875-1908)

Lot 817. A celadon-glazed cong vase, Guangxu mark and period (1875-1908). Height 11 in., 27.9 cm. Estimate 3,000 — 5,000 USD. Lot sold 18,750 USD. Courtesy Sotheby’s. the body of square section rising from a short straight circular foot to a tapering circular neck with a lipped rim, molded with the 'Eight Trigrams' to each of the four sides, covered overall in a lustrous celadon glaze, the base with a six-character mark in underglaze blue, wood stand (2). Provenance: Collection of Bernard... [Lire la suite]
18 septembre 2017

A celadon-glazed 'trigram' vase, Xuantong mark and period

Lot 847. A celadon-glazed 'trigram' vase, Xuantong mark and period (1909-1911). Height 11 in., 28.1 cm. Estimate 5,000 — 7,000 USD. Lot sold 20,000 USD. Courtesy Sotheby’s. of cong form, each side molded with bagua arranged in two columns, applied overall with a sea-green glaze, the base with a six-character mark in underglaze blue.  Sotheby's. Saturday at Sotheby's: Asian Art, New York, 16 Sep 2017
18 septembre 2017

A 'Guan'-type washer, Qing dynasty

Lot 1011. A 'Guan'-type washer, Qing dynasty. Width 2 3/4  in., 7 cm. Estimate 2,000 — 3,000 USD. Lot sold 25,000 USD. Courtesy Sotheby’s. of square section with notched corners, covered overall in a thick pale gray glaze suffused with a charcoal-gray and russet double craquelure, with a zitan cover relief carved with a shou medallion within a leiwen border (2).  Provenance: Acquired between 1970-1979, (inventory no. P161). Sotheby's. Saturday at... [Lire la suite]
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18 septembre 2017

A celadon-glazed cong-form 'trigram' vase, Guangxu mark and period (1875-1908)

Lot 908. A celadon-glazed cong-form 'trigram' vase, Guangxu mark and period (1875-1908). Height 10 7/8  in., 21.6 cm. Estimate 3,000 — 5,000 USD. Lot sold 35,000 USD. Courtesy Sotheby’s. modeled after the archaic jade prototype, the body of square section rising from a short straight circular foot to a tapering circular neck with a lipped rim, molded with the ‘Eight Trigrams’ to each of the four sides, covered overall in a lustrous pale sea-green glaze, the base with a... [Lire la suite]
14 septembre 2017

A Chinese "rust-brown" monochrome small meiping vase, 18th century

Lot 274. A Chinese "rust-brown" monochrome small meiping vase, 18th century. H: 6 in., 15.3cm. Estimate $1,000-1,500. Sold for $3,500. © Freeman’s With carved hardwood stand.  Provenance: Inherited by the present owners in 1967 from the estate of their grandfather, the son of Thomas Barlow Walker, founder of the Walker Art Center, Minneapolis. ASIAN ARTS, 9 SEPTEMBER 2017
14 septembre 2017

A Chinese apple green-glazed small meiping, 18th century

Lot 276. A Chinese apple green-glazed small meiping, 18th century. H: 5 1/4 in., 13.3cm . Estimate $2,000-3,000. Sold for $3,900. © Freeman’s With an overall golden-brown crackle, the exterior a soft apple green, the interior of the neck and foot a pale celadon green, brown footring; in a fitted cylindrical brocade case.  Provenance: Acquired by the family of the present owner in the 1940s, said to come from the family of the Financial minister of the late Qing dynasty. ASIAN ARTS, 9... [Lire la suite]
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04 septembre 2017

A tianbai anhua-decorated bowl, Yongle period (1403-1425)

Lot 1178. A tianbai anhua-decorated bowl, Yongle period (1403-1425), 8 3/8 in. (21.2 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 40,000 - USD 60,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2017 The bowl is incised on the exterior with a continuous floral leafy scroll beneath a band of key fret at the rim, and on the interior with floral sprays in the central medallion surrounded by radiating vertical ribs in well, all under a clear 'sweet-white' glaze which also covers the base. Note: The distinctive tianbai 'sweet white' glaze... [Lire la suite]