19 juillet 2020

A rare clair-de-lune-glazed archaistic vessel, jue, Seal mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795)

Lot 3102. A rare clair-de-lune-glazed archaistic vessel, jue, Seal mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795); 11.8 cm, 4 5/8  in. Estimate 500,000 — 700,000 HKD. Lot sold 562,500 HKD. Courtesy Sotheby's in the form of an archaic bronze tripod wine vessel, the U-shaped body rising from three tall splayed fluted legs to a widely flared rim, surmounted by a pair of capped finials, applied to one side with a loop handle, covered overall in a pale sea-green tone, the base inscribed with a... [Lire la suite]

23 mai 2020

A carved archaistic bamboo-root vessel, zun, Qing dynasty, Qianlong period (1736-1795)

Lot 3760. A carved archaistic bamboo-root vessel, zun, Qing dynasty, Qianlong period (1736-1795); 14.2 cm., 5 5/8  in. Estimate 100,000 — 150,000 HKD. Lot sold 175,000 HKD (20,117 EUR). Photo: Sotheby's carved from a bamboo root, of flattened zun form with a flaring mouth above a compressed body and a tall splayed foot, the midsection divided into two registers and decorated on a ground of geometric angular scrolls, carved in low relief with confronted archaistic... [Lire la suite]
20 mai 2020

Dehua porcelains from the Galster-Ireland Collection at Christie's New York, 15 - 16 March 2015

Robert Galster and Gilbert Ireland. This selection of Dehua porcelains from the Galster-Ireland Collection features an impressive group of Dehua figures and wares dating from the 17th through the 20th centuries. Formed over a 60-year period, primarily in New York, The Galster-Ireland collection reveals the keen, self-trained eye of a dedicated collector, with every piece exhibiting a different and endearing quality. Every object that was added to the collection was chosen for pure pleasure to the eye. Buying pieces that appealed to... [Lire la suite]
15 avril 2020

An archaistic gold and silver-inlaid bronze vessel, hu, 18th century

Lot 61. An archaistic gold and silver-inlaid bronze vessel, hu, 18th century; 17cm (6 6/8in) high. Estimate £ 5,000-8,000. Sold for £ 6,250 (€ 7,152). Courtesy Bonhams.  The pear-shaped body rising from a low splayed foot, decorated on both sides with a taotie mask, the waisted neck with a band of stylised gui dragons divided by four vertical flanges, below eight upright cicada lappets enclosing scrolling motifs, the base with a diamond grid pattern. Bonhams. FINE CHINESE ART, London, 12... [Lire la suite]
06 avril 2020

A very large bronze archaistic vessel, gong, Qing dynasty (1644-1911)

Lot 2039. A very large bronze archaistic vessel, gong, Qing dynasty (1644-1911); 20 in. (51 cm.) high. Estimate USD 8,000 - USD 12,000. Price Realized USD 443,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2014.  The shape of this unusual, hollow vessel was inspired by late Shang dynasty bronze gong or animal-form zun. The upper body is of rounded ewer shape and cast in high relief on two sides with pairs of confronted phoenixes below an elephant and two birds on the neck, at the... [Lire la suite]
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08 décembre 2019

A fine and rare aubergine-glazed archaistic vessel, jue, Qianlong four-character incised sealmark and of the period (1736-1795)

Lot 1801. A fine and rare aubergine-glazed archaistic vessel, jue, Qianlong four-character incised sealmark and of the period (1736-1795); 4¼ in. (10.5 cm.) high. Estimate HKD 350,000 - HKD 400,000. Price realised HKD 607,500. © Christie's Image Ltd 2008. Finely potted in the shape of an archaistic bronze jue, with two short posts at the mouth and an angular handle to one side, all raised on three tall splayed legs, and covered in a rich iridescent dark purple glaze stopping at the base... [Lire la suite]

17 septembre 2018

A large yellowish-green and brown jade archaistic vessel, Ming-early Qing dynasty, 14th-17th century

Lot 1169. A large yellowish-green and brown jade archaistic vessel, Ming-early Qing dynasty, 14th-17th century; 9 in. (22.9 cm.) high. Estimate USD 15,000 - USD 25,000. Price realised USD 187,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2018 The flattened vessel is carved in high and low relief with intertwined chilong amidst interlocking cloud scroll. The stone is of yellowish-green color suffused with areas of russet, brown and cream.. Provenance: Stephen Junkunc, III (1904-1978) Collection. ... [Lire la suite]
27 mai 2016

A clair-de-lune-glazed archaistic vessel, jue, Qianlong four-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-1795

Lot 3219. A clair-de-lune-glazed archaistic vessel, jue, Qianlong four-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-1795). Estimate HK$800,000 – HK$1,200,000 (US$103,475 - $155,213). Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2016. The vessel is finely potted in the shape of an archaistic bronze jue, with two short posts rising from the mouth and a C-form handle to one side, all raised on three notched, splayed legs, covered overall in a bluish-white glaze stopping at the base of the feet to reveal the white... [Lire la suite]
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09 mai 2014

A brown and black jade archaistic jade vessel, gong, Ming dynasty

A brown and black jade archaistic jade vessel, gong, Ming dynasty. Photo Sotheby's the deep sides extended to a flared spout, carved to one side in openwork with two chilong peering over the rim forming the handle, all supported on a tall ribbed foot, the exterior decorated in low relief with archaistic roundels reserved on a wide band of interlocking cloud scrolls, incised at the rim with a foliate scroll and the foot with a chevron band, the stone of a beige-brown tone with darker russet and black inclusions; 17.7cm., 7in.... [Lire la suite]
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04 avril 2010

A chinese mottled grey and brown jade archaistic vessel, probably Ming dynasty (1368-1644).

A chinese mottled grey and brown jade archaistic vessel, probably Ming dynasty (1368-1644). Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2010 the sides carved with taotie - 4 1/8in. (10.5cm.) wide. Est. $800 - $1,200 Property from the Arthur M. Sackler Collections. Christie's Interiors. 6 - 7 April 2010. New York, Rockefeller Plaza www.christies.com
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