20 septembre 2021

A Ge-type small cup, Yuan-Ming dynasty (1279-1644)

Lot 295. A Ge-type small cup, Yuan-Ming dynasty (1279-1644); 1 5/8in (4.2cm) high; 3 5/16 (8.4cm) diameter. Estimate US$ 3,000 - 5,000 (€ 2,600 - 4,300). © Bonhams 2001-2021 Raised on a small circular foot, the u-shaped cup flaring to an everted rim and covered in and out with a pale greenish-grey glaze suffused with an intricate crack crackle pooling thickly at the well. Property from the Estate of Robert P. Youngman. Note: For a Song dynasty Geyao precursor of our small cup, see Sotheby's,... [Lire la suite]

20 septembre 2021

An exceptionally rare white-glazed 'Eight Buddhist Emblems' stem bowl, Mark and period of Xuande (1426-1435)

Lot 153. An exceptionally rare white-glazed 'Eight Buddhist Emblems' stem bowl, Mark and period of Xuande (1426-1435). Diameter 6¼ in., 15.9 cm. Estimate: 40,000 - 60,000 USD. © Sotheby's 2021 well potted with deep rounded sides rising from a cylindrical foot to a metal-bound rim, faintly incised to the exterior with the 'eight Buddhist emblems', each emblem encircled by a scrolling lotus stem meandering around the vessel, all above a border of petal lappets and a band of... [Lire la suite]
19 septembre 2021

A white-glazed baluster jar, Ming dynasty, 15th-16th century

Lot 92. A white-glazed baluster jar, Ming dynasty, 15th-16th century. Height 12¾ in., 32.4 cm. Estimate: 6,000 - 8,000 USD. © Sotheby's 2021 the narrow base sweeping into high rounded shoulders, surmounted by a short neck and lipped rim, covered in a creamy white glaze, the base unglazed. From the Collection of Bruce Dayton and Ruth Stricker Dayton. Provenance: Nicholas Grindley LLC, London. Exhibited: Minneapolis Institute of Art, Minneapolis, 2016 (on loan). Sotheby's. Important Chinese... [Lire la suite]
19 septembre 2021

A molded 'Shufu' white-glazed 'lotus' dish, Yuan dynasty (1279-1368)

Lot 91. A molded 'Shufu' white-glazed 'lotus' dish, Yuan dynasty (1279-1368). Diameter 5½ in., 14 cm. Estimate: 20,000 - 30,000 USD. © Sotheby's 2021 the shallow sides resting on a short footring, the center molded with four stylized lotus blooms borne on a continuous meandering stem within double-line borders, a similar lotus scroll encircling the cavetto with the characters shu and fu, the exterior plain, all under a bluish-white glaze save for the foot left exposed to reveal... [Lire la suite]
17 septembre 2021

A rare 'ru-type' cong-shaped vase, Qianlong seal mark and probably of the period (1736-1795)

Lot 325. A rare 'ru-type' cong-shaped vase, Qianlong seal mark and probably of the period (1736-1795); 11 1/4in (28cm) high. Estimate US$ 25,000 - 35,000 (€ 21,000 - 30,000). © Bonhams 2001-2021 The heavily potted vessel imitating the archaic jade cong form, supported on a circular short foot with two pierced apertures, the straight sides molded to the corners with raised trigram-like bands, one side pierced with two pairs of holes, all under an unctuous Ru-type glaze stopping at the dark-dressed... [Lire la suite]
15 septembre 2021

A Fine Chinese Imperial Celadon Glazed Porcelain Vase, Yongzheng Seal Mark and of the Period (1723-1735)

Lot 191. A Fine Chinese Imperial Celadon Glazed Porcelain Vase, Yongzheng Seal Mark and of the Period (1723-1735). Height 12 inches. Estimate: $80,000 - $120,000. © 2021 William Doyle Galleries, Inc. Of baluster form, the body with three ribbed horizontal bands and molded ring handles at top of shoulder. Provenance: Property of an American Collector. Doyle. Asian Works of Art, September 20, 2021 at 10am EDT

17 août 2021

A fine white-glazed carved bottle vase, 18th century

Lot 123. A fine white-glazed carved bottle vase, 18th century; 9.7cm (11 3/4in) high. Estimate 10.000 £ - 12.000 £. Sold for £ 21,250 (€ 24,905). Photo: Bonhams. Finely painted and enamelled on the exterior with four Immortals, each carrying their individual attributes within a grove of pine interspersed with four lanterns, all between a border of lotus-head scroll beneath the rim and classic scroll on the foot, the interior with a front-facing dragon encircling a flaming pearl in the well... [Lire la suite]
08 août 2021

An aubergine-glazed tripod censer, Qing dynasty

  Lot 120. An aubergine-glazed tripod censer, Qing dynasty; Diameter 6⅜ in., 16.2 cm. Estimate: 2,000 - 3,000 USD. Lot sold: 2,142 USD. Courtesy Sotheby's. Sotheby's. The Hundred Antiques: Fine & Decorative Asian Art, New York, 11-22 June 2021
08 août 2021

A clair-de-lune-glazed pomegranate-shaped vase, 19th-20th century

Lot 119. A clair-de-lune-glazed pomegranate-shaped vase, 19th-20th century; Height 3⅛ in., 8cm. Estimate: 2,000 - 3,000 USD. Lot sold: 5,040 USD. Courtesy Sotheby's. the base with a Haorantang mark in underglaze blue. Sotheby's. The Hundred Antiques: Fine & Decorative Asian Art, New York, 11-22 June 2021
07 août 2021

A large peachbloom-glazed washer , Qing dynasty, 19th century

Lot 112. A large peachbloom-glazed washer, Qing dynasty, 19th century; Diameter 7¾ in., 19.7 cm. Estimate: 2,000 - 3,000 USD. Lot sold: 4,788 USD. Courtesy Sotheby's. Sotheby's. The Hundred Antiques: Fine & Decorative Asian Art, New York, 11-22 June 2021