30 novembre 2019

A large moulded Yaozhou celadon 'peony' bowl, Northern Song – Jin dynasty (960-1234)

Lot 412. A large moulded Yaozhou celadon 'peony' bowl, Northern Song – Jin dynasty (960-1234); 21 cm, 8 1/4  in. Estimate 50,000 — 70,000. Lot Sold 250,000 HKD (31,938 USD). © Sotheby's. of conical form, moulded on the interior with a large leafy peony spray, surrounded by a cash diaper border. Provenance: S. Marchant & Sons, London (label). Sotheby's. Chinese Art, including Snuff Bottles and Jades from an Old Hong Kong Family Collection, Hong Kong, 28... [Lire la suite]

16 novembre 2019

A qingbai carved 'peony' bowl, Southern Song Dynasty (1127-1279)

  Lot 68. A qingbai carved 'peony' bowl, Southern Song Dynasty (1127-1279); 20.1cm (7 7/8in) diam. Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000. Sold for £ 4,062 (€ 4,742). Photo: Bonhams.  Thinly potted of shallow hexafoil form, freely carved on the interior with a leafy peony bloom with combed petals, all within a single-line border, covered overall with a light-blue glaze save the base, fitted box.  Provenance: Kaikodo, New YorkA Scottish private collection. Bonhams. Fine Chinese Art,... [Lire la suite]
03 octobre 2019

A coral-ground famille-rose 'peony' bowl, Daoguang seal mark and period (1821-1850)

Lot 604. A coral-ground famille-rose 'peony' bowl, Daoguang seal mark and period (1821-1850). Diameter 4 1/4  in., 11 cm. Estimate 15,000 — 25,000 USD. Lot sold 25,000 USD. © Sotheby's the deep rounded sides resting on a short foot, the exterior vibrantly enameled with three cartouches each enclosing a pink peony against a yellow ground, framed by stylized scrolling leafy vines and smaller blue peony blossoms, all reserved on a deep coral ground, the interior and recessed base glazed... [Lire la suite]
26 septembre 2019

A pair of finely carved ‘Yaozhou’ 'peony' bowls, Northern Song dynasty (960-1126)

Lot 766. A pair of finely carved ‘Yaozhou’ 'peony' bowls, Northern Song dynasty (960-1126). Diameter 7 1/2  in., 19.1 cm. Estimate 30,000 — 50,000 USD. Lot sold 32,500 USD. Courtesy Sotheby's. the deep sides rising conically from a short, straight foot, the interior richly carved with two supple peony stems descending along the sides and then sweeping up in opposite directions and issuing resplendent blossoms, a dense field of unfurling leaves surrounding the blooms, the... [Lire la suite]
02 septembre 2019

A molded 'Yaozhou' 'peony' bowl, Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234) 

Lot 728. A molded 'Yaozhou' 'peony' bowl, Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234). Diameter 5 1/8  in., 13 cm. Estimate 4,000 — 6,000 USD. © Sotheby's. of conical form, the steep flaring sides rising to a gently everted rim, the interior impressed with a well-articulated scrolling band of six peony flowers borne on a leafing stem, centered by a stylized floret, the exterior incised with a frieze of stylized overlapping petals, covered overall in a lustrous olive-green translucent glaze pooling... [Lire la suite]
01 septembre 2019

A wucai 'peony' bowl, Wanli six-character mark in underglaze blue within a double circle and of the period (1573-1619)

Lot 1063. A wucai 'peony' bowl, Wanli six-character mark in underglaze blue within a double circle and of the period (1573-1619); 5 7/8 in. (15 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 10,000 - USD 15,000. © Christie’s Images Limited 2019. The exterior is decorated with a continuous scrolling peony meander, and the center of the interior with a lingzhi sprig below a band of floral scroll at the rim, Japanese wood box.  Christie’s. Important Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, New York, 13... [Lire la suite]

08 août 2019

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

Lot 3098. A carved Yaozhou celadon-glazed 'Peony' bowl, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127); 5 5/8 in. (14.2 cm.) across. Estimate HKD 400,000 - HKD 600,000. Price Realized HKD 475,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2010  The slightly flared sides gently fluted to form six lobes, each carved a large peony spray, the mouth rim of conforming petal shape, raised on a low splayed foot ring, the glaze of an olive-green tone. Note: Compare with a six-petal shallow dish dated to the Northern Song... [Lire la suite]
21 décembre 2018

A blue and white 'peony' bowl, Qianlong seal mark and period (1736-1795)

Lot 395. A blue and white 'peony' bowl, Qianlong seal mark and period (1736-1795);16.5 cm, 6 1/2  in. Estimate £5,000 - £7,000. Sold: £8,750. © Sotheby's  the rounded sides rising from a straight foot to a flared rim, the exterior painted with a central band of scrolling peony, below a band of chevron at the rim and ruyi at the base, the seal mark in underglaze blue on the base. Provenance: A West Coast Private Collection.Christie's New York, 26th March 2010, lot 1366. Sotheby's. St George... [Lire la suite]
21 décembre 2018

A blue and white 'peony' bowl, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 231. A blue and white 'peony' bowl, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722); 16.9 cm, 6 5/8  in. Estimate £2,000 - £3,000. Sold: £8,750. © Sotheby's  the deep rounded sides rising to a gently flaring rim, painted to the interior with a medallion enclosing a peony spray, surrounded by undulating leafy peony scrolls, the exterior similarly decorated with large floral blooms surrounded by floral and foliate scrolls above a border of lappets at the foot, the base with a... [Lire la suite]
05 décembre 2018

A blue and white 'Peony' bowl, mark and period of Kangxi (1662-1722)

Lot 675. A blue and white 'Peony' bowl, mark and period of Kangxi (1662-1722); 16.2 cm, 6 3/8  in. Estimate 40,000-60,000 HKD. Lot sold 225,000 HKD. © Sotheby's. painted on the interior with a central medallion enclosing a peony spray, encircled by peony scrolls and repeated on the exterior, Japanese box.  Sotheby's. Chinese Art, Hong Kong, 29-30 november 2018