16 janvier 2018

A miniature brown-glazed ribbed jar, Song dynasty (960-1279)

Lot 486. A miniature brown-glazed ribbed jar, Song dynasty (960-1279). Estimate 200 — 300 GBP. Lot Sold 6,250 GBP. Photo courtesy Sotheby's 2008 the globular body rising from a recessed base to a short broad mouth, slip decorated around the exterior with vertical ribs and covered with a dark chocolate-brown glaze thinning to a buff tone along each rib, the glaze falling short of the base to reveal the slip-painted ribs and greyish-brown body, 5cm., 2in; together with a large similarly... [Lire la suite]

16 janvier 2018

A 'Qingbai' 'Dragon' bowl, Song dynasty (960-1279)

Lot 477. A 'Qingbai' 'Dragon' bowl, Song dynasty (960-1279); 13.4cm., 5 1/4 in. Estimate 400 — 600 GBP. Lot Sold 5,000 GBP. Photo courtesy Sotheby's 2008 the gently flaring sides rising from a short tapering foot, the interior freely incised with a dragon medallion encircled by a continuous lotus scroll, covered overall in a bluish-white glaze, the rim metal bound. Literature: Bo Gyllensvard, Chinese Ceramics in the Carl Kempe Collection, Stockholm, 1964, pl. 660. ... [Lire la suite]
16 janvier 2018

A pair of 'Qingbai' lobed bowls, Song dynasty (960-1279)

Lot 476A. A pair of 'Qingbai' lobed bowls, Song dynasty (960-1279); 13.5cm, 5 3/8 in. Estimate 600 — 800 GBP. Lot Sold 6,250 GBP. Photo courtesy Sotheby's 2008 each finely potted body with six-lobed flaring sides rising from a short straight foot, covered overall in a transparent ice-blue glaze. Quantity: 2. Literature: Bo Gyllensvard, Chinese Ceramics in the Carl Kempe Collection, Stockholm, 1964, pl. 558. Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art. 05 Nov... [Lire la suite]
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16 janvier 2018

A 'Qingbai' 'Lotus' bowl, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279)

Lot 476. A 'Qingbai' 'Lotus' bowl, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279); 17.5 cm., 6 7/8 in. Estimate 200 — 300 GBP. Lot Sold 2,750 GBP. Photo courtesy Sotheby's 2008 the deep rounded sides rising from a short tapering foot, freely carved to the interior with a large lotus spray, the exterior carved with two rows of over-lapping lotus leaves, covered overall with a greyish-blue glaze. Literature: Bo Gyllensvard, Chinese Ceramics in the Carl Kempe Collection, Stockholm, 1964, pl. 507. ... [Lire la suite]
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16 janvier 2018

An inscribed 'Qingbai' box and cover, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279)

Lot 472. An inscribed 'Qingbai' box and cover, Southern Song dynasty (960-1279). Estimate 200 — 300 GBP. Lot Sold 2,250 GBP. Photo courtesy Sotheby's 2008 of circular form with ribbed rounded sides, the domed cover moulded with a large peony spray and covered overall in a transparent ice-blue glaze, save for the base which is moulded with a four-character inscription, 7.6cm., 3in; together with a very similar box and cover, delicately moulded to the top with florets. Quantity:... [Lire la suite]
16 janvier 2018

A 'Qingbai' box and cover, Song dynasty (960-1279)

Lot 471. A 'Qingbai' box and cover, Song dynasty (960-1279); 7.5cm., 3in. Estimate 300 — 400 GBP. Lot Sold 15,000 GBP. Photo courtesy Sotheby's 2008 the box of cylindrical form rising from a recessed base to a stepped incurved mouth, finely carved around the exterior with a peony scroll and covered in a pale bluish-white glaze, the straight-sided flat cover similarly carved and glazed, the internal concave cover surmounted with a small knop and glazed to the top... [Lire la suite]

16 janvier 2018

A 'Qingbai' cup and stand, Song dynasty (960-1279)

Lot 464. A 'Qingbai' cup and stand, Song dynasty (960-1279); Estimate 200 — 300 GBP. Lot Sold 2,250 GBP. Photo courtesy Sotheby's 2008 the cup with deep rounded sides rising from a short spreading foot, the stand of saucer shape rising from a high spreading openwork foot, covered overall with an ice-blue glaze save for the rim of the cup. Quantity: 2. Literature: Chinese Ceramic Treasures. A Selection from the Ulricehamn East Asian Museum, Including the Carl Kempe Collection, Ulricehamn,... [Lire la suite]
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16 janvier 2018

A rare 'Qingbai' jardinière, Song dynasty (960-1279)

Lot 463. A rare 'Qingbai' jardinière, Song dynasty (960-1279); 13cm., 5 1/8 in. Estimate 250 — 350 GBP. Lot Sold 5,000 GBP. Photo courtesy Sotheby's 2008 the body of slightly tapering cylindrical form rising from an angled base and short tapering footring, carved around the exterior with a broad band of overlapping petals and covered overall in an ice-blue glaze, save for the unglazed rim. Exhibited: Kunst Industri Museet, Copenhagen, 1950, cat. no. 343. Mostra D'Arte Cinese,... [Lire la suite]
16 janvier 2018

A white stoneware jar, 10th century

Lot 456. A white stoneware jar, 10th century; 11cm., 4 3/8 in. Estimate 200 — 300 GBP. Lot Sold 8,750 GBP. Photo courtesy Sotheby's 2008 the compressed globular lobed body rising from a short spreading foot to and incurved rim with broad collar, covered overall in a clear ivory-white glaze over a white slip. Exhibited: Kunst Industri Museet, Copenhagen, 1950, cat. no. 271. Literature: Bo Gyllensvard, Chinese Ceramics in the Carl Kempe Collection, Stockholm, 1964, pl. 300. ... [Lire la suite]
16 janvier 2018

A 'Ding' vase, Five Dynasties-Northern Song dynasty (907-1126)

Lot 455. A 'Ding' vase, Five Dynasties-Northern Song dynasty (907-1126); 16.5cm., 6 1/2 in. Estimate 400 — 600 GBP. Lot Sold 5,000 GBP. Photo courtesy Sotheby's 2008 the baluster body rising from a short spreading foot to a short tapering neck and everted rolled rim, covered overall in an off-white glaze falling in an even line above the foot to reveal the white slip and white body. Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art. 05 Nov 08. London