18 mai 2019

A 'Longquan' celadon cong vase, Yuan-Early Ming dynasty

Lot 99. A 'Longquan' celadon cong vase, Yuan-Early Ming dynasty; 26 cm, 10 1/8  in. Estimate 30,000 - 50,000 GBP. Lot sold 35,000 GBP (45,224 USD). Courtesy Sotheby's. modelled after an archaic jade cong, each long edge of the square-sectioned body with eight raised horizontal bands within a raised rectangular frame, all supported on a short foot and surmounted by a gently tapered neck, covered overall save for the footring with a unctuous celadon glaze draining to pale bluish-white... [Lire la suite]

02 mai 2019

A 'Longquan' celadon tripod censer, Song dynasty (960-1279)

Lot 90. A 'Longquan' celadon tripod censer, Song dynasty (960-1279); 12.9 cm, 5 1/8  in. Estimate 6,000 — 8,000 GBP. Courtesy Sotheby's. the compressed globular body rising from three tall conical feet to a waisted short neck with everted rim, each leg with a low relief vertical flange joining a bowstring at the shoulder, covered overall in a crackled celadon glaze. Sotheby's. Important Chinese Art, London, 15 May 2019, 10:30 AM
02 mai 2019

A 'Longquan' celadon 'Lotus' bowl, Song dynasty (960-1279)

Lot 89. A 'Longquan' celadon 'Lotus' bowl, Song dynasty (960-1279);  3.9 cm, 5 1/2  in. Estimate 8,000 — 12,000 GBP. Courtesy Sotheby's. the rounded sides rising from a short straight foot, the exterior carved with lotus petals, covered with an even olive-green glaze suffused with icy crackles. Sotheby's. Important Chinese Art, London, 15 May 2019, 10:30 AM
27 avril 2019

A 'Longquan' celadon tripod censer, Southern Song Dynasty (1127-1279)

Lot 1. A 'Longquan' celadon tripod censer, Southern Song Dynasty (1127-1279). Width 9.5 cm, 3 3/4  in. Estimate 15,000 — 20,000 GBP. Courtesy Sotheby's the compressed globular body rising from three short tapering legs to a short straight neck and broad everted rim, each leg with a narrow flange running up to a band at the shoulder, covered overall with an even matte blue-green glaze. Provenance: Sotheby's New York, 7th November 1980, lot 153. Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Eugene Bernat,... [Lire la suite]
11 mars 2019

A Guan-type 'Longquan' celadon vase, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279)

Lot 612. A Guan-type 'Longquan' celadon vase, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279). Height 5 5/8  in., 14.3 cm. Estimate 20,000 — 30,000 USD. Lot Sold 22,500 USD. Courtesy Sotheby's. the pear-shaped body rising from a thin wedge-shaped foot ring to a wide columnar neck with an everted rim, applied overall with an unctuous pale bluish-green glaze, the foot ring unglazed revealing the burnt orange body. Provenance: Collection of George de Menasce (1890-1967).Spink & Sons, Ltd., London.Sotheby's... [Lire la suite]
26 décembre 2018

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

Lot 1044. A 'Longquan' celadon 'Lotus' bowl, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279). Diameter 4 7/8  in., 12.4 cm. Estimate $3,000 - $5,000. Sold: $3,750. © Sotheby's the deep rounded sides molded and carved on the exterior with overlapping lotus petals, covered overall in a sea-green glaze stopping neatly at the foot to reveal the unglazed foot ring burnt brick-orange in the firing. Sotheby's. Saturday at Sotheby's: Asian Art, New York, 18 March 2017

21 décembre 2018

A carved 'Longquan' celadon bowl, Ming dynasty, 15th century

Lot 258. A carved 'Longquan' celadon bowl, Ming dynasty, 15th century; 11.7 cm, 4 5/8  in. Estimate £8,000 - £12,000. Sold: £9,375. © Sotheby's  with deep rounded sides rising to a flaring rim, carved to the interior with a central medallion of a flowering spray enclosed by a band of meandering floral scrolls, separated by two bands of double rings, the exterior similarly carved with blooms borne on leafy stems with a further double ring surrounding the foot, applied overall... [Lire la suite]
31 juillet 2018

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

  Lot 112. A 'Longquan' celadon conical bowl, Southern Song Dynasty (1127-1279). Diameter 6 in., 15.2 cm. Estimate 20,000 — 30,000 USD. Lot sold 75,000 USD. Photo: Sotheby's. rising sharply from a short foot to widely flared sides, covered overall with a soft sea-green glaze of even color except for the footrim where the edges of the glaze fired orange, Japanese lacquer box (3).   Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art, New York, 16 sept. 2014    
20 mai 2018

A 'Longquan' celadon jar, guan, 14th-15th century

Lot 344. A 'Longquan' celadon jar, guan, 14th-15th century; 32 cm, 12 1/2  in. Estimate 1,000 — 2,000 GBP. Lot sold 3,250 GBP. Courtesy Sotheby's. the broad baluster body rising from a spreading foot to a short broad neck, carved around the exterior with a chrysanthemum scroll and covered overall in a pale celadon glaze. Literature: U. Wiesner, Seladon Swatow Blauweiss/Chinese Ceramics from the Collection of Ignazio Vok, Koln, 1983, pl. 35. Sotheby's. St George Street Sale:... [Lire la suite]
30 avril 2018

A carved 'Longquan' celadon ewer, Ming dynasty (1368-1644)

Lot 80. A carved 'Longquan' celadon ewer, Ming dynasty (1368-1644); 12 cm, 4 3/4  in. Estimate 15,000 — 20,000 GBP. Unsold. Courtesy Sotheby's 2018. the pear-shaped body rising from a spreading foot to a waisted neck, set with a curved spout and loop handle, the exterior freely carved with a three clawed dragon, all above a moulded lappet band, covered overall in a celadon glaze stopping unevenly above the foot revealing the grey body, lacquered wood cover, Japanese wood box. Quantité:... [Lire la suite]