05 décembre 2019

A Dingyao carved 'Lotus' dish, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127)

Lot 427. A Dingyao carved 'Lotus' dish, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127); 19.4 cm, 7 5/8  in. Estimate HKD 50,000 — 70,000. Lot Sold 187,500 HKD. © Sotheby's. well potted with flaring sides rising from a short foot to a lobed rim, the interior carved with a lotus bloom borne on leafy sprays, applied overall with a creamy ivory glaze. Sotheby's. Chinese Art, including Snuff Bottles and Jades from an Old Hong Kong Family Collection, Hong Kong, 28 november 2019

07 novembre 2019

Sotheby's Hong Kong Chinese Works of Art sales to take place on 28-29 November

HONG KONG.- Sotheby’s will present two sales of Chinese Works of Art at its Hong Kong Gallery this November: Ceramics and Jades from the Collection of Sir Quo-Wei Lee (28 November) and Chinese Art, including Snuff Bottles and Jades from an Old Hong Kong Family Collection (28-29 November). All works will be exhibited for public viewing from 22 – 27 November 2019.SALE HIGHLIGHTSCERAMICS AND JADES FROM THE COLLECTION OF SIR QUO-WEI LEE | 28 NovemberFollowing the success of the past two editions in 2018 and 2019, highlights of... [Lire la suite]
02 septembre 2019

A carved 'Yaozhou' 'lotus' dish, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234) 

Lot 768. A carved 'Yaozhou' 'lotus' dish, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234). Diameter 7  7/8  in., 20 cm. Estimate 8,000 — 12,000 USD. Lot Sold 13,750 USD. © Sotheby's. sturdily potted with a slightly concave interior, with an upturned rim rising from slanted sides above a low foot, finely and freely carved to the center with a lotus bloom and large leaf borne on scrolling stems, covered overall in a bright celadon glaze of olive-green tone the rim and pooling to deeper... [Lire la suite]
09 août 2019

A large blue and white 'Lotus' Dish, Kangxi six-character mark within a double-circle and of the period (1662-1722)

Lot 3197. A large blue and white 'Lotus' Dish, Kangxi six-character mark within a double-circle and of the period (1662-1722); 15 in. (38 cm.) diam. Estimate HKD 80,000 - HKD 120,000. Price Realised HKD 437,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2010. With shallow gently rising sides and slightly flared rims, boldly painted in a vibrant blue with large lotus flowers and scrolling foliage, the exterior similarly decorated. Provenance: Chait Galleries, New York Mr. and Mrs. Alan HooverThe Tsui Musem of... [Lire la suite]
25 juillet 2019

A small celadon-glazed 'lotus' dish, Qianlong six-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-1795)

Lot 905. A small celadon-glazed 'lotus' dish, Qianlong six-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-1795); 4¾ in. (12.2 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 3,000 - USD 5,000. Price realised USD 8,125. © Christie's Images Ltd 2014 The dish is molded in shallow relief on the interior with four rows of lotus petals radiating from a central pod towards the foliate rim. The dish is covered inside and out in a pale blue-green glaze, Japanese wood box. Provenance: Kunryodo, Tokyo.A Japanese... [Lire la suite]
22 juillet 2019

Two blue and white 'Lotus' dishes, Yongzheng six-character marks in underglaze blue within double circles and of the period

Lot 861. Two blue and white 'Lotus' dishes, Yongzheng six-character marks in underglaze blue within double circles and of the period (1723-1735); 8 in. (20.3 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 6,000 - USD 8,000. Price realised USD 23,750. © Christie's Images Ltd 2014  Each dish is painted in rich tones of cobalt blue on the interior with a medallion of seven lotus blossoms borne on leafy scrolling meander repeated as a frieze on the exterior, all within double-line borders. Provenance: Alfred E. Guntermann... [Lire la suite]

11 mars 2019

A 'Longquan' celadon-glazed 'lotus' dish, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279)

Lot 609. A 'Longquan' celadon-glazed 'lotus' dish, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279). Diameter 6 1/2  in., 16.5 cm. Estimate 10,000 — 15,000 USD. Lot Sold 9,375 USD. Courtesy Sotheby's. the low, rounded sides rising from a gently tapered foot, the exterior molded with overlapping upright lotus petals, covered overall in an unctuous bluish-green glaze, save for the foot ring burnt orange during firing. Property from the Collection of Robert Youngman. Provenance: Walter Hochstadler, New York,... [Lire la suite]
12 janvier 2019

A pair of blue and white 'lotus' dishes, Qianlong seal marks in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-1795)

Lot 1671. A pair of blue and white 'lotus' dishes, Qianlong seal marks in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-1795), 6 in. (15.2 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 6,000 - USD 8,000. Price realised USD 10,625. © Christie's Images Ltd 2011 Painted with lotus scroll arranged in a medallion in the center, in a narrow band at the rim and as a frieze on the exterior. Christie's. Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art Part I and Part II Including Property from the Arthur M. Sackler Collections, New... [Lire la suite]
05 décembre 2018

A pair of blue and white 'Lotus' dishes, marks and period of Kangxi (1662-1722)

Lot 672. A pair of blue and white 'Lotus' dishes, marks and period of Kangxi (1662-1722); 15.5 cm, 6 1/8  in. Estimate 20,000-30,000 HKD. Lot sold 112,500 HKD. © Sotheby's. each painted on the interior with three lotus blooms borne on dense foliage, surrounded by a band of lotus scroll at the rim, the exterior similarly decorated.  Provenance: Sotheby's Hong Kong, 1st/2nd November 1994, lot 135. Sotheby's. Chinese Art, Hong Kong, 29-30 november 2018
29 mars 2018

A carved lobed Dingyao 'Lotus' dish, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127)

Lot 3092. A carved lobed Dingyao 'Lotus' dish, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127); 21.2 cm, 8 1/4  in. Estimate 600,000 — 800,000 HKD (76,740 - 102,320 USD). © Sotheby's 2018 with shallow flaring sides rising from a short foot to a rim subtly divided into six lobes, the interior freely carved with a daylily bloom borne on an undulating stem bearing slender curling leaves, applied with a clear ivory-tinged glaze showcasing the white body, the rim mounted with a metal... [Lire la suite]