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. © 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 shades around the foot, the... [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]
12 mars 2018

A Longquan celadon 'Lotus' dish, Ming dynasty (1368-1644)

Lot 8099. A Longquan celadon 'Lotus' dish, Ming dynasty (1368-1644); 13 3/4in (34.5 cm) diameter. Estimate US$ 2,000 - 3,000 (€ 1,600 - 2,400). © Bonhams 2001-2018 The rounded sides rising from a short tapered foot to a broad everted flange with galleried-rim, the floor freely incised with a lotus blossom, encircled by scrolling foliage decorating the well, covered overall with an olive-green glaze, stopping short of the edge of the burnt-orange foot ring.  Bonhams. CHINESE WORKS OF ART... [Lire la suite]
14 janvier 2018

A fine blue and white 'Lotus' dish, mark and period of Kangxi (1662-1722)

Lot 3142. A fine blue and white 'Lotus' dish, mark and period of Kangxi (1662-1722); 21 cm. 8 1/4  in. Estimate 250,000 — 350,000 HKD. Lot sold 350,000 HKD. Photo: Sotheby's 2013 well potted, the shallow rounded sides rising from a short tapered foot and undercut footring to an everted rim, decorated in shaded tones of cobalt blue, the interior with a central lotus flower surrounded by three fruiting pomegranates and four further blossoms, all wreathed by dense... [Lire la suite]