19 novembre 2022

A rare iron-brown-decorated Qingbai 'floral' vase, Yuan dynasty

  Lot 327. A rare iron-brown-decorated Qingbai 'floral' vase, Yuan dynasty (1279-1368). Height 6⅞ in., 17.5 cm. Lot sold: 25,200 USD (Estimate: 8,000 - 12,000 USD). © Sotheby's 2022 Provenance: Sotheby's New York, 30th May 1990, lot 91. Note: Although it is not uncommon to find qingbai vases modeled with an integral stand, the form of this particular piece is very rare. The present iron-painted 'stand' appears to simulate wood, illustrating how such vases may have been displayed.... [Lire la suite]

28 septembre 2022

A blue and white 'floral' vase, Mark and period of Jiajing

Lot 624. A blue and white 'floral' vase, Mark and period of Jiajing (1522-1566). Height 10⅝ in., 27 cm. Lot sold: 9,450 USD (Estimate: 5,000 - 7,000 USD). © Sotheby's 2022 the base with a six-character mark in underglaze blue within a double circle. Provenance: German Private Collection.Bonhams London, 14th May 2009, lot 57.  Sotheby's. China 5000 Years, New York, 27 september 2022
14 septembre 2022

A carved ‘Longquan’ celadon-glazed 'floral' vase, Ming dynasty

Lot 231. A carved ‘Longquan’ celadon-glazed 'floral' vase, Ming dynasty (1368-1644). Height 17⅜ in., 44.2 cm. Lot sold: 37,800 USD (Estimate: 20,000 - 30,000 USD). © Sotheby's 2022 Property from a Japanese Private Collection Provenance: Japanese Private Collection, acquired in the early 20th century, and thence by descent. Sotheby's. Important Chinese Art, New York, 21 september 2022
15 mai 2022

A pair of blue and white 'floral' vases, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period

Lot 89. A pair of blue and white 'floral' vases, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722). Height 44.7 cm, 17½ in. Lot sold 6,300 GBP (Estimate : 5,000 - 8,000 GBP). © Sotheby's 2022 Sotheby's. Important Chinese Art, London, 11 May 2022
14 avril 2022

A 'Cizhou' sgraffiato 'floral' vase, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234)

Lot 523. A 'Cizhou' sgraffiato 'floral' vase, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234); Height 13⅝ in., 34.6 cm. Lot sold: 16,380 USD (Estimate: 3,000 - 5,000 USD). © Sotheby's 2022 Property from the Collection of Anthony G. Henderson. Provenance: E & J Frankel, New York (according to label). Sotheby's. China / 5000 Years, New York, 29 March 2022
07 mai 2021

A rare blue and white 'floral' vase, hu, Seal mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795)

Lot 3615. A rare blue and white 'floral' vase, hu, Seal mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795); 50.8 cm. Estimate: 800,000 - 1,200,000 HKD. Lot sold: 3,528,000 HKD. Courtesy Sotheby's. the broad curving body painted with a foliate band of composite blooms between a ruyi border and a band of foam-crested waves, the vase angling to broad shoulders similarly painted with the sequence of crested waves, floral, and ruyi pendent bands, the waisted neck... [Lire la suite]

03 décembre 2020

A very rare blue and white 'floral' vase, Yongzheng mark and period (1723-1735)

Lot 190. A very rare blue and white 'floral' vase, Yongzheng mark and period (1723-1735); Height 20 cm, 7⅞ in. Estimate: 150,000 - 250,000 GBP. Lot sold 450,600 GBP. Photo: Sotheby's.  of compressed globular shape, rising from a splayed foot and tapering to a tall cylindrical neck, the exterior densely painted in varying shades of deep blue with large floral blooms, including lotus, peony and chrysanthemum, each borne on undulating stems bearing lush foliage, all below a... [Lire la suite]
01 juillet 2020

A blue and white gu-form 'Floral' vase, Transitional period, mid-17th century

Lot 116. A blue and white gu-form 'Floral' vase, Transitional period, mid-17th century. Hauteur: 42,9 cm. (16 7/8 in.). Estimate EUR 5,000 - EUR 8,000 (USD 5,662 - USD 9,059). Price realised EUR 27,500. © Christie's Image Ltd 2020. Le vase est orné sur trois registres de fleurs, oiseaux, insectes et ruyi. La partie inférieure est rehaussée de motifs de vagues incisés, la bordure supérieure est soulignée par un motif vegétal stylisé incisé. Christie's. Art... [Lire la suite]
03 novembre 2019

A blue and white 'floral' vase, Chongzhen period, circa 1640

Lot 199. A blue and white 'floral' vase, Chongzhen period, circa 1640; 38cm (15in) high. Estimate £3,000 - £4,000. Photo: Bonhams The baluster body rising to a gently flaring cylindrical neck terminating in a garlic mouth, decorated with a bird amongst scattered sprays of lotus, prunus blossom and bamboo, the neck with further floral sprigs amongst cloud motifs.  Bonhams. Asian Art, London, 4 November 2019
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03 octobre 2019

A famille-rose 'floral' vase, Qianlong seal mark and period (1736-1795)

Lot 664. A famille-rose 'floral' vase, Qianlong seal mark and period (1736-1795). Height 17 in., 43.3 cm. Estimate  20,000 — 30,000 USD. Lot sold 27,500 USD. © Sotheby's the ovoid body resting on a splayed foot and rising to a tall cylindrical neck flaring at the rim, brightly enameled allover with a twisting tree branch and tangled stems of lush flowers growing amidst pierced sapphire-blue rockwork, including blooms of hibiscus, chrysanthemum, and lingzhi-shaped coxcomb, the... [Lire la suite]