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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03 novembre 2008

A Very Fine And Rare Imperial White Jade Archaistic Vessel, Gu . Qianlong (1736-95)

A Very Fine And Rare Imperial White Jade Archaistic Vessel, Gu . Qianlong (1736-95) Of lobed form, carved around the exterior in medium and shallow relief with three registers of decoration, the spreading base and trumpet neck with elegant overlapping plantain leaves decorated with geometric archaistic motifs, the mid-section with elaborate taotie masks, the interior of the mouth rim enclosing a flat lower flange with a central aperture conforming to the shape of the vase, the well-polished stone of an even pale celadon tone... [Lire la suite]
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