12 mars 2018

A Longquan celadon glazed 'bamboo' vase, 18th century

Lot 8095. A Longquan celadon glazed 'bamboo' vase, 18th century; 7 1/2in (19cm) high. Estimate US$ 3,000 - 5,000 (€ 2,400 - 4,100). © Bonhams 2001-2018 The globular body molded with a double ring at the midpoint of the body and four further rings on the neck and shoulders to simulate bamboo, the cylindrical neck supporting a cupped mouth, covered overall with a pale celadon glaze.  Property in the Collection of Tang Shao-yi. A very similar, although slightly smaller vase, also dated to the 18th... [Lire la suite]

08 mars 2018

A Guan-type vase, 18th century

Lot 8058. A Guan-type vase, 18th century; 12in (30.5cm) high. Estimate US$ 2,500 - 4,000 (€ 2,000 - 3,200). © Bonhams 2001-2018 Of square section, the cantered shoulder gently rising to the slightly flared lipped-rim, two opposing sides set with lion-mask handles, the cantered base rising from the splayed foot ring, the creamy gray glaze suffused with a network of dark gray and 'golden' crackles.   Bonhams. CHINESE WORKS OF ART AND PAINTINGS, 19 Mar 2018, 12:00 EDT, NEW YORK
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06 mars 2018

A Langyao baluster vase, 18th century

Lot 8049. A Langyao baluster vase, 18th century; 16 7/8in (42.8cm) high. Estimate US$ 4,000 - 6,000 (€ 3,200 - 4,800). © Bonhams 2001-2018 The slender body rising from a spreading foot to a wide neck with flared rim, the exterior covered with a deep raspberry-red glaze, thinning at the mouth and running in streaks towards the base, the interior and recessed foot covered with a pale-green crackled glaze, the unglazed foot ring neatly cut.  Property from the Currier Museum of Art, Manchester,... [Lire la suite]
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06 mars 2018

Michael C. Hughes LLC at Asia Week New York, 15-24 march 2018

The Metropolitan Meiping: A Rare Sgraffito Cizhou Vase, Meiping, Jin-Yuan Dynasty, 12-13th century. Height: 15 3/8 inches © Michael C. Hughes LLC An Imperial Blue and White Two-Handled Bombe Censer, Ming Dynasty, Jiajing six-character mark and of the period (1522-1566). Approx. 9 inches across handles. © Michael C. Hughes LLC Painted on each side with confronted five-clawed dragons contesting a central flaming pearl above breaking waves and rockwork, the spreading foot with scrolling... [Lire la suite]
04 mars 2018

Significant collection of Asian art makes its US debut at the Kimbell

FORT WORTH, TX.- This spring, the Kimbell Art Museum presents the U.S. debut of From the Lands of Asia: The Sam and Myrna Myers Collection. This exhibition will feature nearly 450 objects from this remarkable collection, with works representing key periods in the history of the art of China, Japan, Tibet, Mongolia, Korea and Vietnam. "In following their passion, Sam and Myrna Myers have assembled one of the finest Asian art collections ever amassed," commented Eric M. Lee, director of the Kimbell Art Museum.... [Lire la suite]
03 mars 2018

BachmannEckenstein JapaneseArt at Asia Week New York, 15-24 march 2018

Tea Bowl, Shino ware, early Edo period, 18th century. Height 3 in. (8 cm), Diameter 4 ¾ in. (12.4 cm) © BachmannEckenstein JapaneseArt. Tomita Keisen (1879-1936) 冨田溪仙, Sketch of Dai Itoku-Myoo. Ink and color on paper. 77.6 x 55.2 cm (30  1/2 x 21 7/8 in.). © BachmannEckenstein JapaneseArt. Suda Kokuta (1906-1990) 須田剋太, Void. Ink on paper. Dated 1989. 124 x 62.5 cm (48 3/4 x 24 1/2 in.). © BachmannEckenstein JapaneseArt. Suda Kokuta (1906-1990) 須田剋太... [Lire la suite]

20 février 2018

A white jade figure of Shoulao, Qing dynasty, 18th century

Lot 3041. A white jade figure of Shoulao, Qing dynasty, 18th century; 16.5 cm., 6 1/2  in. Estimate 150,000 - 200,000 HKD. Lot sold 187,500 HKD. Photo: Sotheby's 2013. the immortal portrayed standing with a gentle smile on his face framed by a finely incised beard, below arched brows and expressive wrinkles on his forehead, sporting a small cap on his characteristically bulging tonsured head and dressed in a plaited robe with ample sleeves, fastened at the waist... [Lire la suite]
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15 février 2018

A set of five blue and white tiles, 18th century

Lot 1203. A set of five blue and white tiles, 18th century; 8 3/8 in. (21.3 cm.) diam. each. Estimate USD 4,000 - USD 6,000. Price realised USD 3,750. © Christie's Images Ltd 2017 Each hexagonal tile is finely painted in shades of blue with plants and riverscapes within a honeycomb border. Provenance: Maison Jansen, Sao Paulo, 1970s. Christie's. Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, 14 - 15 September 2017, New York
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15 février 2018

A set of five blue and white tiles, 18th century

Lot 1202. A set of five blue and white tiles, 18th century; 8 3/8 in. (21.3 cm.) diam. each. Estimate USD 4,000 - USD 6,000. Price realised USD 3,750. © Christie's Images Ltd 2017 Each hexagonal tile is finely painted in shades of blue with plants and riverscapes within a honeycomb border. Provenance: Maison Jansen, Sao Paulo, 1970s. Christie's. Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, 14 - 15 September 2017, New York
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02 février 2018

A gilt-decorated brown-ground archaistic 'hu' vase, Qing dynasty, 18th century

Lot 1844. A gilt-decorated brown-ground archaistic 'hu' vase, Qing dynasty, 18th century; 20.5 cm., 8 in. Estimate 100,000 - 10,000 HKD. Lot sold 250,000 HKD. Photo: Sotheby's 2010. of pear shape supported on a tall foot, the rich brown glazed globular body pencilled in gold with a pair of archaic taotie masks flanked by two further mythical masks, reserved on a leiwan ground between bands of pendant and upright leaf lappets, all below a further band... [Lire la suite]