14 janvier 2020

A Jizhou 'tortoiseshell'-glazed shallow dish, Southern Song-Yuan dynasty, 12th-14th century

Lot 1175. A Jizhou 'tortoiseshell'-glazed shallow dish, Southern Song-Yuan dynasty, 12th-14th century; 5½ in. (14 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 6,000 - USD 8,000. Price realised USD 12,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2013 The dish has shallow rounded sides that flare widely from the flat, unglazed base to the everted rim, and is covered inside and out with a lustrous glaze of dark reddish-brown color decorated on the interior with splashes of golden amber color. Provenance: Raymond A. Bidwell... [Lire la suite]

24 décembre 2018

A small 'tortoiseshell'-glazed bowl, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234)

Lot 1354. A small 'tortoiseshell'-glazed bowl, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234). Diameter 4 in., 10.2 cm. Estimate $8,000- $12,000. Sold: $18,750. © Sotheby's the deep rounded sides resting on a short foot, decorated overall with spontaneous amber splashes on a dark brown ground in imitation of tortoiseshell, the lustrous glaze falling short of the foot to reveal part of the white slip underneath and the mottled buff-colored stoneware body. Sotheby's. Saturday at... [Lire la suite]
02 septembre 2018

A Jizhou 'tortoiseshell'-glazed jar, Southern Song dynasty, late 12th-13th century

Lot 1306. A Jizhou 'tortoiseshell'-glazed jar, Southern Song dynasty, late 12th-13th century; 4 ¼ in. (10.9 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 6,000 - USD 8,000. Unsold. © Christie's Images Ltd 2018. The jar is covered inside and out with a dark brown glaze liberally splashed in buff on the exterior and more sparsely on the interior, all below the unglazed mouth rim. Provenance: Peter Scheinman (1932-2017) Collection, New York. Christie's. Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, New York, 13 - 14 September 2018
01 septembre 2017

A pair of 'Jizhou' 'tortoiseshell'-glazed bowls, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279)

Lot 98. A pair of 'Jizhou' 'tortoiseshell'-glazed bowls, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279). Diameter 4 1/2  in., 11.4 cm. Estimate 30,000 - 50,000 USD. Unsold. Photo: Sotheby's. each with deep rounded sides rising to a slightly everted rim, covered overall with a dark brownish-black glaze and splashed with caramel-beige tones simulating tortoiseshell, the glaze stopping neatly above the short foot (2). Note: Southern Song potters at Jiangxi province's Jizhou kilns developed this lively dappled... [Lire la suite]
12 mars 2016

A rare 'Jizhou' 'tortoiseshell'-glazed meiping, Song Dynasty

Lot 262, A rare 'Jizhou' 'tortoiseshell'-glazed meiping, Song Dynasty. Estimate 120,000 — 150,000 USD. Photo: Sotheby's the slender ovoid body rising from a recessed base with a slanting foot ring, surmounted by a short neck and everted lipped rim, covered overall with a dark chocolate-brown glaze liberally applied with sandy-brown splashes in imitation of tortoiseshell, the base applied with a pale brown slip, Japanese wood box (3). Height 8 1/8  in., 20.7 cm Notes: Situated in... [Lire la suite]
01 janvier 2016

A Jizhou 'tortoiseshell'-glazed bowl, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279)

Lot 817. A Jizhou 'tortoiseshell'-glazed bowl, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279). Estimate 900/1.200 €. Lot sold 900 €. Photo Nagel.  the bowl has conical sides rising from the knife-pared foot to the finger-grooved rim, and is covered inside and out with a dark brown glaze liberally splashed with a translucent yellow-brown glaze in imitation of mottled tortoiseshell, the glaze stopping just short of the foot to expose the light grey stoneware. D. 11 cm. Glaze slightly corroded and with craquelure... [Lire la suite]
01 janvier 2016

A Jizhou 'tortoiseshell'-glazed bowl, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279)

Lot 815. A Jizhou 'tortoiseshell'-glazed bowl, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279). Estimate 1 000/1 500 €. Lot sold 1.700 €. Photo Nagel. the bowl has conical sides rising from the knife-pared foot to the finger-grooved rim, and is covered inside and out with a dark brown glaze liberally splashed with a translucent yellow-brown glaze in imitation of mottled tortoiseshell, the glaze stopping just short of the foot to expose the light grey stoneware. D. 10,8 cm. Good condition Provenance: Former... [Lire la suite]