14 mai 2022

A small Longquan celadon-glazed 'tobi seiji' jar and cover, Yuan dynasty (1279-1368)

  Lot 40. A small Longquan celadon-glazed 'tobi seiji' jar and cover, Yuan dynasty (1279-1368). Height 7.5 cm, 3 in. Lot sold 6,300 GBP (Estimate : 6,000 - 8,000 GBP). © Sotheby's 2022 Provenance: Collection of Baron George de Menasce. Spink & Son, London. Collection of the Principal Sture Nydell (1891-1986) and his wife, Valborg Nydell (1905-2003). Exhibited: The George de Menasce Collection, Spink & Son, London, 1971, cat. no. 65. Sotheby's. Important... [Lire la suite]

01 juin 2021

A Longquan celadon 'tobi seiji' cup, Ming dynasty (1368-1644)

Lot 504. A Longquan celadon 'tobi seiji' cup, Ming dynasty (1368-1644); 7.4 cm. Estimate: 20,000 -30,000 HKD. Lot sold: 56,700 HKD. Courtesy Sotheby's.  Sotheby's. CHINA / 5000 YEARS, Hong Kong, 26 May 2021
01 septembre 2019

A celadon-glazed 'Longquan' 'tobi seiji' stemcup, Yuan dynasty (1279-1368)

Lot 778. A celadon-glazed 'Longquan' 'tobi seiji' stemcup, Yuan dynasty (1279-1368). Height 3 1/4  in., 8.2 cm. Estimate 5,000 — 7,000 USD. © Sotheby's. the waisted stem encircled by two raised fillets and supporting a bowl with rounded sides flaring at the rim, covered overall in a lustrous sage-green glaze whimsically splashed with dabs of iron-brown transmuting to iridescent tones from firing, wood stand (2). Sotheby's. Important Chinese Art, New York, 11 Sep 2019
10 juin 2016

A Longquan celadon 'tobi seiji' spotted bottle vase, Yuan dynasty (1279-1368)

Lot 639. A Longquan celadon 'tobi seiji' spotted bottle vase, Yuan dynasty (1279-1368); 16.3 cm, 6 3/8  in. Estimate 200,000 — 300,000 HKD. Lot sold 250,000 HKD. Photo: Sotheby's. the well-potted ovoid body resting on a tapered foot and sweeping to a tall neck, covered in a sea-green ‘tobi seiji’ glaze with irregular dark-brown splashes, the neatly knife-pared footring burnt orange. Note: Pear-shaped vases with a long tapering neck are more commonly known without the iron-oxide spots, such... [Lire la suite]