05 juin 2019

A Longquan celadon bowl and cover, Song dynasty (960-1279)

Lot 319. A Longquan celadon bowl and cover, Song dynasty (960-1279); 13.5 cm, 5 1/4  in. Estimate 20,000 - 30,000 HKD. Lot sold 75,000 HKD. © Sotheby's. with fluted rounded sides supported on a tapered foot. Property from the Xinyangtang Collection. Provenance: Tai Sing Fine Antiques Ltd, Hong Kong, 28th February 2004. Sotheby's. Chinese Art, Hong Kong, 30 May 2019

03 juin 2019

Artcurial will present a selection of nearly 200 lots at its Asian art auction

PARIS.- On 10 June, Artcurial will host an auction dedicated to Asian art. Comprising nearly 200 lots and several private collections, the sale will take us on a voyage throughout the Asian continent including several sections representing Japanese art followed by Chinese art, concluding with South-Eastern Asian art, in particular with pieces from India, Thailand, and Cambodia. Chinese and Japanese art Chinese art will be represented by several outstanding pieces such as a large Doucai porcelain dish, a legacy... [Lire la suite]
26 janvier 2019

A fine blue-glazed bowl and cover, marks and period of Yongzheng (1736-1795)

Lot 2636. A fine blue-glazed bowl and cover, marks and period of Yongzheng (1736-1795); 19 cm., 7 1/2 in. Estimate 3,000,000 — 5,000,000 HKD. Lot Sold 3,620,000 HKD. Courtesy Sotheby's 2010. the body with deep flaring ribbed sides rising from a short straight foot to an everted rim, the domed cover surmounted by a phoenix finial, covered overall in a rich dark-blue glaze thinning to white at the rims and moulded lines, the interior and base glazed white, the interior and inside of... [Lire la suite]
25 décembre 2018

A rare green 'Jun' bowl and cover, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234)

Lot 1370. A rare green 'Jun' bowl and cover, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234). Diameter 4 3/4  in., 12.2 cm. Estimate $2,000 - $3,000. Sold: $6,250. © Sotheby's covered overall with an olive-green glaze stopping short of the foot, the clay body of the rim and at the base of the interior left exposed, the dish-shaped cover similarly glazed, Japanese wood box (3). Property from the Collection of David and Nayda Utterberg. Note: Compare a similar green 'Jun' bowl and cover from the Falk... [Lire la suite]
02 septembre 2018

A russet-splashed blackish-brown-glazed bowl and cover, Northern Song-Jin dynasty, 12th century

Lot 1314. A russet-splashed  blackish-brown-glazed bowl and cover, Northern Song-Jin dynasty, 12th century; 4 ½ in. (11.5 cm.) high. Estimate USD 8,000 - USD 12,000. Price realised USD 13,750. © Christie's Images Ltd 2018. The bowl has deep, rounded sides covered with a lustrous blackish-brown glaze decorated on the exterior with numerous splashes of russet color and on the interior with a few small splashes, all below the unglazed rim and pooling in a thick line above the foot on the exterior to expose the... [Lire la suite]
28 mai 2018

A very rare Imperial reverse-decorated blue and white bowl and cover, Yongzheng six-character marks and of the period

Lot 46. A very rare Imperial reverse-decorated blue and white bowl and cover, Yongzheng six-character marks and of the period (1723-1735). Bowl 17.4cm (6 7/8in) diam.; cover 19cm (7 1/2in) diam. (3). Estimate HK$ 700,000 - 1,000,000 (€ 77,000 - 110,000). Unsold. © Bonhams 2001-2018 Finely and deeply potted rising from a short straight foot to a flaring rim, vividly decorated around the exterior in white slip on a vibrant rich cobalt-blue ground with four carps in a lotus pond, swimming and... [Lire la suite]

05 mai 2018

A pair of doucai bowls and covers, Qing dynasty, Daoguang period (1821-1850)

Lot 4. A pair of doucai bowls and covers, Qing dynasty, Daoguang period (1821-1850); 6.1 cm, 2 1/2  in. Estimate 6,000 — 8,000 GBP. Lot Sold 68,750 GBP. Courtesy Sotheby's 2018. the rounded sides of each rising from a slightly spreading foot to an everted rim, painted with a central band of composite floral scrolls between thin bands of ruyi and spirals, the domed covers similarly painted, marked to the base and on top of the covers with a shende tang zhi (made for the hall for the... [Lire la suite]
29 janvier 2018

A finely painted blue and white bowl and cover, Guangxu mark and period (1875-1908)

Lot 259. A finely painted blue and white bowl and cover, Guangxu mark and period (1875-1908); 27cm., 10 5/8 in. Estimate 3,000 — 5,000 GBP. Lot Sold 3,750 GBP. Photo courtesy Sotheby's 2009 the shallow rounded sides rising from a short tapering foot to an angled flaring rim, the stepped domed cover surmounted by a broad cylindrical knop, finely painted in rich cobalt-blue tones around the body and cover with a large leafy floral spray. Quantity: 2. Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics... [Lire la suite]
08 janvier 2018

A Rare Biscuit-Decorated Blue and White Bowl and Cover, Tianqi period (1621-1627)

Lot 148. A Rare Biscuit-Decorated Blue and White Bowl and Cover, Tianqi period (1621-1627); 6in. (15.2cm.) high. Falk Collection no. 257. Estimate USD 10,000 - USD 15,000. Price realised USD 30,550. © Christie's Images Ltd 2001 The deep sides applied with biscuit figures of the Eight Daoist Immortals arranged in pairs within quatrefoil cartouches painted in underglaze blue reserved on a landscape band below a border of detached foliate sprays, the low domed cover painted with... [Lire la suite]
07 novembre 2017

An unusual silver bowl and cover, maker's mark ZF, Venice, probably late 17th century

Lot 701. An unusual silver bowl and cover, maker's mark ZF, Venice, probably late 17th century. Estimate  5,000 — 7,000 GBP. Lot sold 11,875 GBP. Photo: Sotheby's. applied on a solid ground with filigree oriental flowers and meticulous granulations each one set into its own plain wire or ropework collet, openwork foot, engraved twice with Greek letters 'Β λ', maker's mark and lion of St Mark struck twice, 14cm., 5in. diameter; 618gr., 19oz. 16dwt. Note: See Pietro... [Lire la suite]