14 août 2019

A large wood seated figure of Buddha, Yuan-Early Ming dynasty, 13th-16th century 

Lot 1240. A large wood seated figure of Buddha, Yuan-Early Ming dynasty, 13th-16th century; 43 in. (109.2 cm.) high. Estimate USD 20,000 - USD 30,000. Price realised USD 18,750. © Christie's Image Ltd 2010. Shown seated in padmasana with right arm raised, wearing a priest's robes secured by a ring tied to a cord at the left shoulder over a dhoti gathered above the waist by a knotted sash, the full face carved with serene expression below the hair which is dressed in curls surrounding the... [Lire la suite]

09 juin 2019

Twelve vases, kendi and covered boxes, Thailand, Sukhothai period (1238-1438) or Ayutthaya period (1350-1767), 13th-16th century

Lot 2424. Twelve vases, kendi and covered boxes, Thailand, Sukhothai period (1238-1438) or Ayutthaya period (1350-1767), 13th-16th century. Estimate 600 - 1 000 €. © 2008-2019, Van Ham Fine Art Auctioneers. Sawankhalok stoneware with dark brown, celadon glaze, resp. engraved and with brown and white glaze. Two vases dark brown. H.15/12cm. Kendi with cocks heads ewer. H.9,5cm. Three pots with handles. Glazed green. H.9,5/6,5cm. Four covered boxes. H.8/6/5,6/5cm. Kendi. H.7,8cm. Small handle pot. H.5,5cm. Lotus... [Lire la suite]
22 août 2018

A rare Longquan celadon Guan-type Twin fish bowl, Song-Ming dynasty, 13th-16th century

Lot 283. A rare Longquan celadon Guan-type Twin fish bowl, Song-Ming dynasty, 13th-16th century; 6 in. (15.2 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 20,000 - USD 30,000. Price realised USD 46,800. © Christie's Images Ltd 2007 The interior relief-decorated in the center with two fish below the deep rounded sides that rise to a flat everted rim pierced either side with pairs of holes, the exterior carved with a band of chrysanthemum petals, all under an opaque glaze of pale blue-green-greyish tone suffused with... [Lire la suite]