26 décembre 2021

A rare 'qingbai' pillow in the form of a reclining female figure, Southern Song dynasty, 12th-13th century

Lot 486. A rare 'qingbai' pillow in the form of a reclining female figure, Southern Song dynasty, 12th-13th century; 21,2 cm. Sold: €9,000 (Est: €10,000 - €15,000). © Nagel The figure modelled in full relief, reposed on a flat rectangular platform from which sprouts a pedestal, carved with lotus petals, which supports a large, flat and rounded pillow section, which is carved with a singular lotus blossom. The figure is dressed in a long and flowing overgarment, her head supported on her left hand. The... [Lire la suite]

19 juin 2021

A cream-glazed foliate-rim 'floral' dish, 12th-13th century

Lot 503. A cream-glazed foliate-rim 'floral' dish, 12th-13th century; 22.7cm (9in) diam. Est: £800 - £1,200. Sold for £ 3,825 (€ 4,458). © Bonhams Finely potted with thin sides tapering to the petal-shaped rim, the interior moulded with a composite floral scroll including lotus and chrysanthemums, amidst scrolling acanthus leaves, covered with a creamy, ivory-white glaze. Published, Illustrated and Exhibited: Roger Keverne Ltd., Summer Exhibition, London, 2012, no.26. Note: Compare with a... [Lire la suite]
28 avril 2021

A White-Glazed And Iron Decorated Box And Cover, Song Dynasty Or Yuan Dynasty, 12th-13th Century

Lot 3095. A White-Glazed And Iron Decorated Box And Cover, Song Dynasty Or Yuan Dynasty, 12th-13th Century. D 3,7cm. Estimate HKD 10,000 - 20,000 (USD 1,282 - 2,564). Sold Price: 24,000 HKD  (USD 3,077). Copyright 2021 © Poly Auction Hong Kong Limited Provenance : The Ten-views Lingbi Rock Retreat Collection, no. BE9. Poly Auctions. Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, Hong Kong, 21 April 2021
25 janvier 2021

Two Jianyao 'Hare's-Fur' deep tea bowls, Song dynasty, 12th-13th century

Lot 530. Two Jianyao 'Hare's-Fur' deep tea bowls, Song dynasty, 12th-13th century; 4 1/2in (11.4cm) and 4 3/4in (12.2cm). Estimate US$ 600 - 900. Sold for US$ 1,530 (€ 1,259). Courtesy Bonhams. Of archaic gu form, modeled with a flared neck withvase with trumpet neck and incised with leaf-form lappets, with a red character painted under the foot ring. Bonhams. Asian Decorative Works of Art, 15 Dec 2020, Los Angeles
25 janvier 2021

A Cizhou-type small 'oil-spot' globular jar, 12th-13th century

Lot 518. A Cizhou-type small 'oil-spot' globular jar, 12th-13th century; 4 1/4in (10.7cm) high. Estimate US$ 400 - 600. Sold for US$ 408 (€ 335). Courtesy Bonhams. With short slightly everted rim under a dark glaze with 'oil-spots' on a pale stoneware, kiln adhesions. Bonhams. Asian Decorative Works of Art, 15 Dec 2020, Los Angeles
20 janvier 2021

A Longquan celadon carved footed dish, Song dynasty, 12th-13th century

Lot 96. A Longquan celadon carved footed dish, Song dynasty, 12th-13th century; 6 1/2in (17cm) diameter. Estimate US$ 2,500 - 4,000.  Sold for US$ 2,805 (€ 2,312). Courtesy Bonhams. With low rounded sides rising from a straight foot surrounding a convex foot, the exterior carved with a repeating pattern of overlapping petals, the interior with an incised design of lotus spray, covered overall with an unctuous sea green glaze. Provenance: Flores & Iva, February 2001. Bonhams. Fine Chinese and... [Lire la suite]

26 mai 2020

A copper-red-splashed Junyao bowl, Song dynasty, 12th-13th century

Lot 3265. A copper-red-splashed Junyao bowl, Song dynasty, 12th-13th century; 6 ¾ in. (17 cm.) diam. Estimate $5,000 – $7,000. Price Realized $22,500. © Christie's Image Ltd 2015 The bowl is of deep, rounded form and is covered inside and out with a glaze of turquoise-blue tone thinning to mushroom on the rim and foot. The interior is decorated with a bold cherry-red splash and the exterior with a few smaller splashes of similar color.  Provenance: Rudolph Schaeffer Collection; Christie's New... [Lire la suite]
25 mai 2020

Two Qingbai vessels, Southern Song-Yuan Dynasty, 12th-13th century

Lot 3256. Two Qingbai vessels, Southern Song-Yuan Dynasty, 12th-13th century; 4 7/8 and 3 ¾ in. (12.4 and 9.5 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 5,000 - USD 7,000. Price Realized USD 13,750. © Christie's Image Ltd 2015 One is a dish with upright sides, the interior carved with a foliate sprig; the other is a bowl carved on the interior with a flowering branch. Each is covered with a delicate, pale greenish-blue glaze below the unglazed mouth rim.  Christie's. FINE CHINESE CERAMICS AND WORKS OF ART, 15... [Lire la suite]
31 mars 2020

A Cizhou-type cut-glaze meiping, Jin dynasty, 12th-13th century

Lot 2087. A Cizhou-type cut-glaze meiping, Jin dynasty, 12th-13th century; 11¾ in. (29.8 cm.) high. Estimate USD 8,000 - USD 12,000. Price Realized USD 7,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2014.  The tapering ovoid bottle is carved through the dark khaki-brown glaze to the buff-colored ground before firing with a broad band of leafy scroll reserved on a striated ground between double-line borders, and with another single line above the foot. Provenance: Warren E. Cox, New York,... [Lire la suite]
31 mars 2020

A Cizhou-type russet-splashed black-glazed bowl, Jin dynasty, 12th-13th century

  Lot 2086. A Cizhou-type russet-splashed black-glazed bowl, Jin dynasty, 12th-13th century; 4 3/8 in. (11.2 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 4,000 - USD 6,000. Price Realized USD 5,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2014.  The rounded, conical body is covered below the russet-edged rim with a lustrous, russet-dappled, blackish-brown glaze that is decorated on the interior with five large russet splashes composed of small russet flecks, and on the exterior falls in an irregular line on a... [Lire la suite]