24 août 2019

Song Dynasty 'Longquan' celadon Ceramics sold at Sotheby's New York, 18 March 2008

Lot 86. A 'Longquan' celadon carved vase, meiping, Northern Song Dynasty (960-1127); height 13 3/4 in., 34.9 cm. Estimate USD 35,000 — 40,000. Lot sold USD 43,000 . © Sotheby's. the ovoid body finely carved with a wide central band containing two registers of scrolling lotus blossoms, above a high skirt with two registers of overlapping lappets, a single band of lappets at the shoulder, all with finely combed detailing, the short upright neck culminating in an everted mouth rim, applied... [Lire la suite]

24 août 2019

Yuan dynasty 'Longquan' Celadon Ceramics sold at Sotheby's New York, 18 March 2008

Lot 99. A rare 'Longquan' celadon 'hundred rib' jar and cover, guan, Yuan dynasty (1279-1368); height 11 1/2 in., 29.2 cm; diameter 11 in., 27.9 cm. Estimate USD 40,000 — 50,000. Lot sold USD 79,000. © Sotheby's. beautifully potted, of wide baluster form swelling generously from a short, slightly tapered foot, the gently curved neck supporting the wide undulating cover, its flared rim in the form of a lotus leaf, the domed center featuring a knop in the form of a scrolling stem, accentuated... [Lire la suite]
24 août 2019

A Finely Carved 'Longquan' Celadon 'Lotus' Bowl, Ming Dynasty, 15th Century

Lot 110. A Finely Carved 'Longquan' Celadon 'Lotus' Bowl, Ming Dynasty, 15th Century; diameter 6 7/8 in., 17.6 cm. Estimate USD 20,000 — 30,000. Lot sold USD 18,750. © Sotheby's. the circular bowl with rounded sides and flared lip, all on a low irregularly-cut foot ring, the exterior carved with a continuous lotus-scroll, leiwen border to the lip, the interior centered by a lotus blossom amidst foliage, the sides with a continuous lotus scroll, a classic scroll border around the lip, the... [Lire la suite]
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]