09 janvier 2020

A blue-glazed faceted pear-shaped vase, fanghu, 18th-19th century

Lot 1262. A blue-glazed faceted pear-shaped vase, fanghu, 18th-19th century; 13 7/8 in. (35 cm.) high. Estimate USD 6,000 - USD 8,000. Price realised USD 13,750. © Christie's Images Ltd 2013. The pear-shaped body of rectangular section tapers towards the neck which is flanked by a pair of lug handles. The vase is covered overall with a deep, blue glaze. Provenance: Acquired in New York, 1987. Christie's. Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art, New York, 19 - 20 September 2013

01 janvier 2020

A small soft-paste porcelain moon flask, 18th-19th century

Lot 1345. A small soft-paste porcelain moon flask, 18th-19th century; 8 in. (20.2 cm.) high. Estimate USD 6,000 - USD 8,000. Price realised USD 16,250. © Christie's Images Ltd 2013  Each convex side is filled with the incised, twisting body of a three-clawed scaly dragon, and the narrow sides are incised with clouds below the arched handles that flank the bulbous neck. The vase is covered overall with a crackle-suffused, opaque glaze of ivory color. An apocryphal six-character mark, Da Song... [Lire la suite]
18 décembre 2019

A rare Mughal-style spinach-green jade ewer and cover, Qing Dynasty, 18th-19th century

Lot 31. A rare Mughal-style spinach-green jade ewer and cover, Qing Dynasty, 18th-19th century; 19 cm, 7½ in. Estimate: 20,000 - 40,000 EUR. Lot sold: 31,250 EUR. © Sotheby's. la panse finement décorée de côtes torses à motifs feuillagés en partie supérieure et inférieure, le col légèrement évasé coiffé d'un couvercle orné d'une frise feuillagée et surmonté d'une prise en forme de lotus, le bec verseur de section octogonale, la anse en bronze doré d'époque postérieure. ... [Lire la suite]
17 décembre 2019

A crackled-glazed vase, meiping, 18th-19th century

Lot 107. A crackled-glazed vase, meiping, 18th-19th century; 63⁄4 in. (17.3 cm.) high. Estimate: USD 2,000 - USD 3,000. Price Realised: USD 2,750. © Christie's Images Ltd 2019 The high-shouldered vase is covered overall with a crackled glaze of brownish-buff color. Provenance: Dudley Leavitt Pickman (1850-1938) Collection, Boston.Dudley Leavitt Pickman Jr. (1885-1964) Collection, Boston.Edward Motley Pickman (1886-1959) Collection, Boston, and thence by descent within the family. ... [Lire la suite]
17 décembre 2019

A copper-red-glazed vase, meiping, 18th-19th century

Lot 106. A copper-red-glazed vase, meiping, 18th-19th century; 91⁄2 in. (24.3 cm.) high. Estimate: USD 2,000 - USD 3,000. Price Realised: USD 5,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2019 The vase with a tall, slender body and a short cylindrical neck is covered with a peachbloom-type glaze that thins to pale celadon below the mouth rim. Provenance: Dudley Leavitt Pickman (1850-1938) Collection, Boston.Dudley Leavitt Pickman Jr. (1885-1964) Collection, Boston.Edward Motley Pickman (1886-1959)... [Lire la suite]
15 décembre 2019

A yellow-ground Famille Rose jardinière, Qing Dynasty, 18th-19th century

Lot 88. A yellow-ground Famille Rose jardinière, Qing Dynasty, 18th-19th century; 18,3 cm, 7¼ in. Estimate:  1,500 - 2,000 EUR. Lot sold: 8,750 EUR. © Sotheby's. rectangulaire reposant sur quatre pieds, les côtés décorés de rinceaux feuillagés polychromes sur fond jaune, les bords légèrement lobés. Sotheby's. Arts d'Asie, Paris, 10 december 2019. 

12 décembre 2019

A copper red glazed bottle vase, China, Qing dynasty, 18th-19th century

Lot 49. A copper red glazed bottle vase, China, Qing dynasty, 18th-19th century. Hauteur: 40 cm. (15 ¾ in). Estimate 4,000 - EUR 6,000. Price realised EUR 5,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2019 Le corps de forme globulaire sous un long col droit, il est recouvert d'une belle glaçure rouge à fines craquelures allant en s'éclaircissant en remontant le long du col dans des teintes céladon. La base est émaillée blanc. Christie's. Art d'Asie, Paris, 12 December 2019
12 décembre 2019

A large copper red glazed vase, China, Qing dynasty, 18th-19th century

Lot 48. A large copper red glazed vase, China, Qing dynasty, 18th-19th century. Hauteur: 48 cm. (18 7/8 in). Estimate 4,000 - EUR 6,000. Price realised EUR 9,375. © Christie's Images Ltd 2019 Le corps est globulaire sous un large col tubulaire. Il est entièrement recouvert d'une chaude glaçure sang-de-boeuf plus claire autour du col. Christie's. Art d'Asie, Paris, 12 December 2019
10 décembre 2019

A pair of apple-green-glazed vases, 18th-19th century

Lot 45. A pair of apple-green-glazed vases, 18th-19th century; 4¼ in. (11.8 cm.) high. Estimate GBP 2,000 - GBP 3,000. Price realised GBP 5,975. © Christie's Images Ltd 2004 The oval-shaped vases covered on the exteriors with a deep apple-green glaze suffused with fine dark grey crackles, below the dark-grey-dressed rims and stopping neatly above the feet.  Provenance: E. T. Hall Collection, nos. 347 and 348. Note: A vase of related oval melon shape is illustrated in The... [Lire la suite]
04 décembre 2019

A pair of famille-rose 'Prunus and swallows' cups, Qing dynasty, 18th-19th century

Lot 349. A pair of famille-rose 'Prunus and swallows' cups, Qing dynasty, 18th-19th century; 6.1 cm, 2 3/8  in. Estimate HKD 20,000 — 30,000. Lot Sold 75,000 HKD (9,581 USD). © Sotheby's. each painted with two swallows amidst prunus florets. Sotheby's. Chinese Art, including Snuff Bottles and Jades from an Old Hong Kong Family Collection, Hong Kong, 28 november 2019