01 avril 2017

Le jardin de La Ballue au beau milieu du bocage breton

Le jardin de La Ballue au beau milieu du bocage breton. Photo Yann Monel
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01 avril 2017

A Longquan celadon tripod censer, Ming dynasty (1368-1644)

Lot 119. A Longquan celadon tripod censer, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), 6 3/8 (16.3 cm.) diam. Japanese double wood boxes. Estimate HKD 180,000 - HKD 250,000 (USD 23,289 - USD 32,346) © Christie's Images Ltd 2017. The censer is sturdily potted with a compressed bombe-shaped body, supported by three cabriole legs rising to a waisted neck below a flat everted mouth rim, and pierced at the base with an aperture. The censer is covered overall with an attractive rich green glaze.  Provenance: A Japanese... [Lire la suite]
01 avril 2017

A large early-Ming Longquan celadon bowl, Yongle period (1403-1424)

Lot 118. A large early-Ming Longquan celadon bowl, Yongle period (1403-1424), 11 1/4 in. (28.6 cm.) diam., box. Estimate HKD 80,000 - HKD 150,000 (USD 10,351 - USD 19,408) © Christie's Images Ltd 2017. The shallow bowl is thickly potted and is carved to the interior with a large peony bloom within a foliate panel at the centre, and a wide band of undulating peony scrolls on the well, the pattern repeated on the exterior. It is covered in an even celadon glaze of sea-green tone, with an... [Lire la suite]
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01 avril 2017

A small Longquan celadon 'Twin fish' washer, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279)

Lot 113. A small Longquan celadon 'Twin fish' washer, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279), 5 1/4 in. (13.5 cm.) diam., box. Estimate HKD 30,000 - HKD 50,000 (USD 3,882 - USD 6,469) © Christie's Images Ltd 2017. The washer is decorated with two sprig-moulded fish to the centre of the interior, the exterior wall moulded with lotus petals, covered overall with a broadly crackled glaze of pale bluish-green tone with the exception of the foot exposing the fine, pale grey body.  Provenance: A Japanese... [Lire la suite]
01 avril 2017

A Longquan celadon washer, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279)

Lot 112. A Longquan celadon washer, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279), 4 7/8 in. (12.4 cm.) diam., box. Estimate HKD 60,000 - HKD 80,000 (USD 7,763 - USD 10,351) © Christie's Images Ltd 2017. Of angular profile supported on a short tapering foot, the washer is covered overall with a thick, even glaze of deep bluish-green tone, with the exception of the foot ring revealing the fine grey body.  Provenance: A Japanese private collection, acquired in the 1990s Christie's. The Pavilion Sale -... [Lire la suite]
01 avril 2017

A Longquan celadon conical bowl, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279)

Lot 111. A Longquan celadon conical bowl, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279), 4 5/8 in. (11.9 cm.) diam. Estimate HKD 80,000 - HKD 120,000 (USD 10,351 - USD 15,526) © Christie's Images Ltd 2017. The bowl is potted with a narrow convex base and wide flaring sides radiating from a slightly domed interior, covered inside and out with a thick, finely crackled glaze of deep bluish-green tone with the exception of the small foot ring.  Provenance: A Japanese private collection, acquired in the 1990s ... [Lire la suite]

01 avril 2017

A moulded Longquan celadon 'lotus petal' bowl, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279)

Lot 110. A moulded Longquan celadon 'lotus petal' bowl, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279), 6 1/2 in. (16.6 cm.) high, Japanese wood box. Estimate HKD 30,000 - HKD 70,000 (USD 3,882 - USD 9,057) © Christie's Images Ltd 2017. The rounded sides are lightly moulded on the exterior with a band of upturned lotus petals, covered overall in a glaze of sea-green tone which ends irregularly above the unglazed foot. The centre of the base is glazed.  Christie's. The Pavilion Sale - Chinese Ceramics and... [Lire la suite]
01 avril 2017

A Longquan celadon 'lotus petal' bowl, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279)

Lot 50. A Longquan celadon 'lotus petal' bowl, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279), 6 1/2 in. (17 cm.) diam., Japanese wood box. Estimate HKD 300,000 - HKD 500,000 (USD 38,816 - USD 64,693) © Christie's Images Ltd 2017. The bowl is potted with deep, rounded sides, carved on the exterior with overlapping petals rising from the foot, covered overall with a thick even glaze of pale sea-green tone.  Christie's. The Pavilion Sale - Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, 4 April 2017, Hong... [Lire la suite]
01 avril 2017

A small Longquan celadon shallow dish, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279)

Lot 49. A small Longquan celadon shallow dish, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279), 4 1/2 in. (11.5 cm.) diam., box. Estimate HKD 100,000 - HKD 150,000 (USD 12,939 - USD 19,408) © Christie's Images Ltd 2017. The dish is covered overall with a soft sea-green glaze ending above the unglazed flat base.  Christie's. The Pavilion Sale - Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, 4 April 2017, Hong Kong
01 avril 2017

A Longquan celadon conical bowl, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279)

Lot 45. A Longquan celadon conical bowl, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279), 5 1/2 in. (13.5 cm.) diam., box. Estimate HKD 300,000 - HKD 500,000 (USD 38,816 - USD 64,693) © Christie's Images Ltd 2017. The bowl is potted with wide flaring sides rising from a small, tapering foot encircling a sunken base, covered overall with a glaze of soft bluish-green tone with the exception of the foot rim.  Christie's. The Pavilion Sale - Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, 4 April 2017, Hong... [Lire la suite]