01 mai 2019

A Cizhou sgraffiato 'Peony' meiping, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234)

Lot 87. A Cizhou sgraffiato 'Peony' meiping, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234); 29.3 cm, 11 5/8  in. Estimate 30,000 — 50,000 GBP. Courtesy Sotheby's. the tapering baluster body rising from a recessed base to a rounded shoulder and narrow short neck with broad everted rim, carved around the exterior through the brown and black glaze with a broad leafy peony scroll, all reserved on a white ground between stylised key-fret and lotus lappet bands. Note: Boldly carved with a floral scroll fired to a... [Lire la suite]

21 août 2018

A Cizhou sgraffiato 'Peony' meiping, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127)

Lot 819. A  Cizhou sgraffiato 'Peony' meiping, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127); 12 7/8 in. (32.5 cm.) high. Estimate USD 20,000 - USD 30,000. Price realised USD 100,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2018.  The vase is carved with a broad band of leafy peony scroll bearing two large blossoms, between decorative bands on the shoulder and around the foot, all reserved in blackish-brown slip on a white slip ground and covered with a clear glaze, Japanese wood box. Japanese wood box. ... [Lire la suite]
05 octobre 2017

A very rare Longquan celadon carved 'Peony' meiping, Northern Song dynasty

Lot 8. A very rare Longquan celadon carved 'Peony' meiping, Northern Song dynasty, 28.6 cm, 11 1/4  in. Estimate 1,200,000 — 1,800,000 HKD. Lot sold 5,140,000 HKD. Photo: Sotheby's. sturdily potted with a tapering body sweeping up to a broad shoulder and surmounted by a short neck and lipped mouth-rim, the exterior carved with large peony blooms with slender undulating petals above a thin concave band and a broad frieze enclosing upright petal lappets encircling the lower... [Lire la suite]
05 octobre 2017

An outstanding large Cizhou white-glazed sgraffiato 'Peony' meiping, Northern Song dynasty

Lot 13. An outstanding large Cizhou white-glazed sgraffiato 'Peony' meiping, Northern Song dynasty, 34.7 cm, 13 5/8  in. Estimate 6,000,000 — 8,000,000 HKD. Lot sold 6,700,000 HKD. Photo: Sotheby's. sturdily potted with an ovoid body sweeping up from a countersunk base to a broad shoulder and a waisted neck with a galleried rim, the exterior applied with a white slip, skilfully carved and detailed with incisions through the white slip to the buff-coloured body... [Lire la suite]
24 avril 2014

A carved 'Cizhou' 'Peony' meiping, Northern Song dynasty (960–1126)

Lot 73. A carved 'Cizhou' 'Peony' meiping, Northern Song dynasty (960–1126);  31.1cm., 12 1/4 in. Estimate 15,000 — 25,000 GBP. Lot sold 18,750 GBP. Photo Sotheby's. the round shouldered tapering body rising from a recessed base to a short narrow waisted neck with dished everted rim, freely carved and incised through the creamy white slip around the exterior with large leafy peony branches between petal bands at the foot and encircling the neck. Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of... [Lire la suite]