13 février 2019

An unusual Qingbai carved bowl, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279)

Lot 737. An unusual Qingbai carved bowl, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279); 4 in. (10.2 cm.) diam. Estimate $6,000 – $8,000. Price Realized $18,750. ©  Christie’s Image Ltd 2014 The bowl has deep, rounded sides carved on the exterior with an unusual pattern of overlapping chrysanthemum petals and is covered allover with a delicate pale greenish-blue glaze which pools to a darker tone around the deeper carved areas and also covers the foot. The mouth rim is covered with a metal... [Lire la suite]

12 février 2019

A small Dingyao carved bowl, Northern Song-Jin Dynasty, 11th-12th century

Lot 728. A small Dingyao carved bowl, Northern Song-Jin Dynasty, 11th-12th century; 3 5/8 in. (9.2 cm.) diam. Estimate $5,000 – $7,000. Price Realized $27,500. © Christie’s Image Ltd 2014 The bowl has deep, rounded sides and is raised on a small, circular foot. The interior is carved with a graceful, leafy stem bearing a large flower below the unglazed rim. The bowl is covered inside and out with a glaze of ivory tone that continues over the foot onto the flat base. Note: A very... [Lire la suite]
23 janvier 2019

A Yaozhou celadon carved bowl, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127)

Lot 874. A Yaozhou celadon carved bowl, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127). Height 28.5 cDiameter 18.3 cmm. Estimated price €6.000 - €8.000. Result: €6.875. © Lempertz. With rounded sides, rising from a shallow footring to a lipped rim, moulded on the exterior with bow-string band below the mouth rim, to the interior with a curving lotus blossom and leaf, all under a widely crackled glaze of olive-green tone. Provenance: Collection Friedrich Otto Hasse (1886-1964), Bremen, acquired... [Lire la suite]
14 janvier 2019

A Yaozhou celadon carved bowl, Northern Song-Jin dynasty, 12th-13th century

Lot 1322. A Yaozhou celadon carved bowl, Northern Song-Jin dynasty, 12th-13th century; 7 7/16 in. (18.8 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 8,000 - USD 12,000. Price realised USD 18,750. © Christie's Images Ltd 2011 The interior well carved with a gracefully swaying stem, enclosed within a quatrelobe cartouche and surrounded by scrolling foliage below a narrow incised line, with a grooved band below the rim on the exterior, covered overall with an attractive olive-green glaze which continues onto the base. ... [Lire la suite]
21 décembre 2018

A carved 'Longquan' celadon bowl, Ming dynasty, 15th century

Lot 258. A carved 'Longquan' celadon bowl, Ming dynasty, 15th century; 11.7 cm, 4 5/8  in. Estimate £8,000 - £12,000. Sold: £9,375. © Sotheby's  with deep rounded sides rising to a flaring rim, carved to the interior with a central medallion of a flowering spray enclosed by a band of meandering floral scrolls, separated by two bands of double rings, the exterior similarly carved with blooms borne on leafy stems with a further double ring surrounding the foot, applied overall... [Lire la suite]
14 septembre 2018

A large carved Cizhou bowl, Jin-Yuan dynasty (1115-1368)

Lot 1158.  A large carved Cizhou bowl, Jin-Yuan dynasty (1115-1368); 9 1/8 in. (23.2 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 3,000 - USD 5,000. Price realised USD 3,750. © Christie's Images Ltd 2018. The bowl is carved on the interior through the white slip with a lotus scroll bearing two blossoms and two leaves, above a large flower medallion in the center, all reserved on a combed ground below a line border, all under a clear glaze.  Provenance: Stephen Junkunc, III (1904-1978) Collection.... [Lire la suite]

02 septembre 2018

A small carved Yaozhou bowl, Northern Song-Jin dynasty, 12th-13th century

Lot 1293. A small carved Yaozhou bowl, Northern Song-Jin dynasty, 12th-13th century; 4 ¼ in. (10.9 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 4,000 - USD 6,000. Price realised USD 16,250. © Christie's Images Ltd 2018. The bowl is carved in the center with a lotus spray below six slightly raised ribs that rise up the rounded sides to the correspondingly notched rim, and is covered inside and out with an olive-green glaze. Provenance: J.J. Lally & Co., New York, 19 September 2002.Peter Scheinman (1932-2017) Collection, New York. ... [Lire la suite]
02 septembre 2018

A large carved Yaozhou bowl, Northern Song dynasty, 12th century

Lot 1286. A large carved Yaozhou bowl, Northern Song dynasty, 12th century; 8 7/8 in. (22 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 8,000 - USD 12,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2018. The slightly rounded, widely flared sides are well carved on the interior with two leafy, flowering peony stems bearing two large blossoms and a third smaller blossom in between, the design ending at the plain area below the rim, and the exterior is freely carved with curved lines suggesting large blossoms. The bowl is covered overall with a glaze of greyish-olive... [Lire la suite]
29 août 2018

A rare and large carved 'Yaozhou' bowl, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234)

Lot 215. A rare and large carved 'Yaozhou' bowl, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234). Diameter 8 1/2  in., 21.6 cm. Estimate 200,000 —300,000 USD. Unsold © Sotheby's 2018. the deep rounded sides rising from a short tapered foot to a straight lipped rim, freely carved to the interior with stylized lotus amidst a combed ground, the exterior with a broad band of four-petaled florets above a border of lappet motifs at the foot, covered overall with a lustrous olive-green glaze, pooling to a dark... [Lire la suite]
22 août 2018

A Longquan celadon carved bowl, Southern Song dynasty, 13th century

Lot 281. A Longquan celadon carved bowl, Southern Song dynasty, 13th century; 4 7/8 in. (12.4 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 3,000 - USD 5,000. Price realised USD 8,400. © Christie's Images Ltd 2007 The rounded conical sides carved in low relief on the exterior with a band of overlapping lotus petals rising from the slightly tapering ring foot, covered inside and out with a glaze of soft blue-green tone. Provenance: Christie's, New York, 10 December 1987, lot 196.  Note: Bowls of... [Lire la suite]