02 mai 2020

A large moulded and carved ‘Longquan’ celadon bowl, Late Ming dynasty

Lot 278. A large moulded and carved ‘Longquan’ celadon bowl, Late Ming dynasty; 29cm., 11 3/8 in. Estimate 4,000 — 6,000 GBP (5,576 — 8,363 EUR). Lot Sold 27,500 GBP (38,332 EUR). Photo Sotheby's 2015 the deep rounded sides rising from a straight foot, moulded to the exterior with undulating lotus scrolls above a keyfret band, the interior moulded with a chrysanthemum medallion to the centre, framed by carved lotus scrolls, covered overall in a sea-green glaze, the base... [Lire la suite]

07 avril 2019

A ‘Chuzhou’ ‘Longquan’ Celadon Bowl, Early Ming Dynasty, 14th-15th Century

Lot 3070. A ‘Chuzhou’ ‘Longquan’ Celadon Bowl, Early Ming Dynasty, 14th-15th Century. D 9.5cm H 4cm. Estimate HKD 30,000 - 50,000 (USD 3,821 - 6,369). Lot sold HKD 59,000 (USD 7,515). © Poly Auction Hong Kong Limited. Poly Auction Hong Kong. Imperial Curiosity – Art of Interior Decoration, Grand Hyatt Hong Kong, 2 april 2019
07 avril 2019

A ‘Longquan’ Celadon Bowl, Southern Song Dynasty, 12th-13th Century

Lot 3097. A ‘Longquan’ Celadon Bowl, Southern Song Dynasty, 12th-13th Century. D 13.4cm H 5.5cm. Estimate HKD 80,000 - 120,000 (USD 10,190 - 15,284). Lot sold HKD 330,400 (USD 42,083). © Poly Auction Hong Kong Limited. Provenance: A Private Japanese Collection. Poly Auction Hong Kong. Imperial Curiosity – Art of Interior Decoration, Grand Hyatt Hong Kong, 2 april 2019
01 août 2018

A ‘Longquan’ celadon carved dish, Ming Dynasty

Lot 149. A ‘Longquan’ celadon carved dish, Ming Dynasty (1368-1644). Diameter 12 3/4  in., 32.3 cm. Estimate 5,000 — 7,000 USD. Lot sold 6,250 USD. Photo Sotheby’s The well-potted body raised on a slightly tapered foot, finely carved to the interior with a lotus spray, evenly applied allover with a lustrous glaze of soft olive-green tone pooling darker in the recesses, the base with an unglazed ring burnt orange in the firing.  Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art, New York,... [Lire la suite]
01 août 2018

A ‘Longquan’ celadon and biscuit Guanyin and elephant group, Ming dynasty (1368-1644)

Lot 144. A ‘Longquan’ celadon and biscuit Guanyin and elephant group, Ming dynasty (1368-1644). Height 10 1/8  in., 25.7 cm. Estimate 5,000 — 7,000 USD. Lot sold 18,750 USD. Photo Sotheby’s the deity shown seated atop a lotus petal base resting on the back of an elephant, hands in dhyanamudra, covered overall in an olive-green glaze except for the face, chest, hands of the Guanyin, and the eyes and tusks of the elephant which have burnt orange in the firing, wood stand.  ... [Lire la suite]
04 janvier 2018

A rare moulded ‘Longquan’ celadon brush holder, Ming dynasty (1368-1644)

Lot 261. A rare moulded ‘Longquan’ celadon brush holder, Ming dynasty (1368-1644); 9.5cm., 3 3/4 in. Estimate 4,000 — 6,000 GBP. Lot sold 20,000 GBP. Photo Sotheby's the cylindrical body divided into six lobes and supported on a stepped plinth, moulded to the exterior with three scaly dragons pacing amongst blooming leafy lotus, the top pierced with six circular apertures around a round medallion, covered overall in a sea-green glaze. Provenance: The Hong Rui Tang Collection.Sotheby's London, 5th... [Lire la suite]

04 janvier 2018

A moulded ‘Longquan’ celadon bowl, Yuan dynasty (1279-1366)

Lot 257. A moulded ‘Longquan’ celadon bowl, Yuan dynasty (1279-1366); 16.4cm., 6 1/2 in. 16.4cm., 6 1/2 in. 16.4cm., 6 1/2 in. Estimate 5,000 - 7,000 GBP. Lot sold 6,250 GBP. Photo Sotheby's. the curved flaring sides rising from a tapered foot, the exterior moulded with overlapping lappets, covered overall in a translucent sea-green glaze stopping neatly above the footring to reveal the grey body, Japanese wood box. Quantity: 2. Provenance: A Japanese Private Collection. ... [Lire la suite]
04 janvier 2018

A moulded ‘Longquan’ celadon ‘dragon’ dish, Yuan dynasty (1279-1366)

  Lot 262. A moulded ‘Longquan’ celadon ‘dragon’ dish, Yuan dynasty (1279-1366); 35.7cm., 14 1/8 in. Estimate 20,000 — 30,000. Lot sold 25,000 GBP. Photo: Sothebys the rounded sides rising from a tapered foot to a wide and everted rim, moulded in high relief to the interior with a ferocious dragon writhing in pursuit of a flaming pearl, all encircled by a freely carved foliate scroll band, the exterior moulded with upright lappets, covered overall in an attractive sea-green glaze. ... [Lire la suite]
04 janvier 2018

A moulded ‘Longquan’ celadon ‘Longevity’ tripod censer, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279)

Lot 253. A moulded ‘Longquan’ celadon ‘Longevity’ tripod censer, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279); 16.2cm., 6 3/8 in. Estimate 40,000 — 60,000. Lot sold 230,500 GBP. Photo: Sothebys. the cylindrical body rising from three cabriole legs to a flat incurved rim, moulded to the exterior with four characters reading shoushan fuhai (May your longevity be as high as the mountains and your blessings as vast as the sea), covered overall in a crackled sea-green glaze revealing the... [Lire la suite]
12 décembre 2016

A ‘Longquan’ celadon stemcup and bowl, Yuan and Early Ming dynasty

Lot 602. A  ‘Longquan’ celadon stemcup and bowl, Yuan and Early Ming dynasty. Estimate 40,000 — 60,000 HKD. Lot sold 56,250 HKD. Photo: Sotheby's. the cup with an everted rim, resting on a splayed hollow foot; the bowl with fluted sides resembling the petals of a chrysanthemum flower, each applied with a sage-green glaze - 8.5 and 13 cm, 3 3/8  and 5 1/8  in. Sotheby's. Chinese Art, Hong Kong, 02 Dec 2016