08 juin 2016

A 'Jizhou' 'tortoiseshell'-glazed bowl, Song dynasty (960-1279)

Lot 648. A 'Jizhou' 'tortoiseshell'-glazed bowl, Song dynasty (960-1279). Estimate 90,000 — 120,000 HKD. Lot sold 112,500 HKD. photo: Sotheby's. with slightly rounded conical sides, covered overall with a dark brownish-black glaze and splashed with beige tones simulating tortoiseshell, the glaze stopping neatly above short foot; 11.1 cm, 4 3/8 in.  Sotheby's. Chinese Art, Hong Kong, 02 Jun 2016

08 juin 2016

A 'Jizhou' 'tortoiseshell'-glazed bowl, Song dynasty (960-1279)

Lot 646. A 'Jizhou' 'tortoiseshell'-glazed bowl, Song dynasty (960-1279). Estimate 20,000 — 30,000 HKD. Lot sold 275,000 HKD. photo: Sotheby's. covered inside and out with a rich dark brown glaze and liberally splashed in tawny tones in imitation of tortoiseshell, the glaze stopping short of the knife-pared foot; 14.5 cm, 5 3/4 in. Provenance: Collection of Victor Rienaecker (label). Sotheby's. Chinese Art, Hong Kong, 02 Jun 2016