25 décembre 2018

A small carved 'Yaozhou' saucer dish, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127)

Lot 1368. A small carved 'Yaozhou' saucer dish, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127). Diameter 4 7/8  in., 12.5 cm. Estimate $3,000 - $5,000. Sold: $9,375. © Sotheby's the exterior decorated with a single incised line, the interior carved and combed with turbulent waves, covered overall with an attractive olive-green glaze suffused with fine crackle, stopping neatly in a circle around the base exposing the grayish-brown body, Japanese wood box (2). Provenance: Purchased in Tokyo, 1986.... [Lire la suite]

25 décembre 2018

A small 'Yaozhou' chrysanthemum-form 'dragon' dish, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234)

Lot 1363. A small 'Yaozhou' chrysanthemum-form 'dragon' dish, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234). Diameter 4 7/8  in., 12.4 cm. Estimate $4,000 - $6,000. Sold: $8,125. © Sotheby's potted with the fluted sides rising from a recessed base, carved to the interior with a five-clawed dragon, covered overall with a grayish-green glaze, save for a ring to the underside left unglazed to reveal the gray stoneware body. Sotheby's. Saturday at Sotheby's: Asian Art, New York, 18 March... [Lire la suite]
29 août 2018

A rare and large carved 'Yaozhou' bowl, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234)

Lot 215. A rare and large carved 'Yaozhou' bowl, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234). Diameter 8 1/2  in., 21.6 cm. Estimate 200,000 —300,000 USD. Unsold © Sotheby's 2018. the deep rounded sides rising from a short tapered foot to a straight lipped rim, freely carved to the interior with stylized lotus amidst a combed ground, the exterior with a broad band of four-petaled florets above a border of lappet motifs at the foot, covered overall with a lustrous olive-green glaze, pooling to a dark... [Lire la suite]
25 avril 2018

A small and rare 'Yaozhou' jar, Five Dynasties-Northern Song dynasty (907-1279)

Lot 69. A small and rare 'Yaozhou' jar, Five Dynasties-Northern Song dynasty (907-1279); 13 cm, 5 1/8  in. Estimate 50,000 — 70,000 GBP. Lot sold 187,500 GBP.Courtesy Sotheby's 2018.  the compressed globular body rising from a short slightly spreading foot to a short flared neck, deeply carved to the exterior with overlapping peony petals, the detailed veining delineated by skilfully incised lines, covered in an olive green glaze, pooling to a darker tone at the recessed areas.... [Lire la suite]
22 avril 2018

A fine and rare 'Yaozhou' pear-shaped vase, Jin dynasty (1115-1234)

Lot 70. A fine and rare 'Yaozhou' pear-shaped vase, Jin dynasty (1115-1234); 28.8 cm, 11 1/2  in. Estimate 60,000 — 80,000 GBP. Lot sold 789,000 GBP. Courtesy Sotheby's 2018. of elegant pear-shaped form with a long waisted neck elegantly flaring to a broad mouth, supported on a short foot, covered all over in a warm celadon glaze suffused with an attractive crackle, the glaze wiped to a brownish-green at the base and foot. Provenance: Sotheby's London, 12th November, 2003, lot 40.Tsui... [Lire la suite]
22 avril 2018

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

Lot 71. A 'Yaozhou' tripod censer, Song dynasty (960-1279); 18 cm, 7 1/8  in. Estimate 60,000 — 80,000 GBP. Lot sold 125,000 GBP. Courtesy Sotheby's 2018. the compressed spherical body rising to a waisted neck and below the broad square-section everted rim, all supported on three lion-paw feet issuing from lion masks, covered overall with a glossy olive-green crackled glaze, pooling to a darker tone at the recessed areas at the shoulder and rim. Provenance: Acquired in Hong Kong, August... [Lire la suite]
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11 mars 2018

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

Lot 667. A carved 'Yaozhou' dish, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127). Diameter 7 1/4  in., 18.5 cm. Estimate 5,000 — 7,000 USD. Photo: Sotheby's. of conical form, with shallow flaring sides rising from a straight foot ring, the interior incised with three scrolling flower heads issuing from stylized leaves, the interior and exterior with a single line border below the rim, covered overall in an olive-green glaze, pooling in the recesses, Japanese wood box (3). Provenance: Kochukyo & Co.,... [Lire la suite]
27 janvier 2018

A 'Yaozhou' pale-glazed tripod censer, Jin dynasty (1115-1234)

 Lot 53. A 'Yaozhou' pale-glazed tripod censer, Jin dynasty(1115-1234); 16cm., 6 3/8 in. Estimate 3,000—5,000 GBP. Lot Sold 16,250 GBP. Photo courtesy Sotheby's 2009 the boldly potted rounded body supported by three animal-form feet issuing from animal masks and rising to a cylindrical neck and straight everted rim, covered overall with an even, crackled pale greyish-blue glaze. Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, London, 04 Nov 2009
19 janvier 2018

A carved 'Yaozhou' bowl, Song dynasty (960-1279)

Lot 527. A carved 'Yaozhou' bowl, Song dynasty (960-1279); 13.5cm., 5 3/8 in. Estimate 200 — 250 GBP. Lot sold 3,750 GBP. Photo: Sotheby's 2008 the deep rounded sides rising from a short straight foot, freely carved to the interior with a flower spray within combed waves, covered overall with an olive-green glaze save for the base. Literature: Bo Gyllensvard, Chinese Ceramics in the Carl Kempe Collection, Stockholm, 1964, pl. 82. Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art,... [Lire la suite]
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19 janvier 2018

A 'Yaozhou' celadon-glazed conical bowl, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127)

Lot 526. A 'Yaozhou' celadon-glazed conical bowl, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127); 13cm., 5 1/8 in. Estimate 150 — 250 GBP. Lot sold 3,750 GBP. Photo: Sotheby's 2008 the deep flaring sides rising from a short spreading foot, covered overall with an olive-green glaze. Literature: Bo Gyllensvard, Chinese Ceramics in the Carl Kempe Collection, Stockholm, 1964, pl. 116. Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, London, 05 Nov 2008