02 septembre 2021

A pair of brown-glazed censers, boshan lu, Eastern Han dynasty (25BC-220 AD)

Lot 1066. A pair of brown-glazed censers, boshan lu, Eastern Han dynasty; 22 cm. Estimate: 20,000 - 30,000 HKD. Lot Sold: 27,720 HKD. (C) 2021 Sotheby's Provenance: Roger Keverne, London. The dating of this lot is consistent with the result of a thermoluminescence test, Oxford Authentication Ltd, sample no. C111n18. Sotheby's. Chinese Art Online, including Song Ceramics from the Kai-Yin Lo Collection, Hong Kong, 26 August 2021

23 juin 2021

A Zhangzhou brown-glazed slip-decorated censer, Wanli period (1572-1620)

Lot 127. A Zhangzhou brown-glazed slip-decorated censer, Wanli period (1572-1620). Diameter 14 cm. Est: €3,000 - €5,000. Courtesy Lempertz Of bulbous shape, decorated in white slip on an amber-brown ground to the exterior with a dragon and a phoenix and two lion mask handles below the rim. Provenance: Private collection, Ruhr area, assembled since the 1960s, acquired in 1966 at China Bohlken, Westerland, and thence in the family by descent. Literature: Compare a bowl of similar type in Hong Kong Museum of Art,... [Lire la suite]
27 février 2021

A very rare small Ge censer, Southern Song-Yuan dynasty, 12th-14th century

Lot 853. A very rare small Ge censer, Southern Song-Yuan dynasty, 12th-14th century; 5 5/8 in. (14.3 cm.) wide across handles. Estimate USD 100,000 - USD 150,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2021 The censer has a compressed globular body raised on a short foot and is flanked by a pair of stylized fish-form handles, covered overall in a thick greyish-cream glaze with a network of 'iron' crackle suffused with a tighter network of reddish-gold-tone crackle. Provenance: F. C. Harrison (1863-1938)... [Lire la suite]
06 février 2021

A blue and white censer, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 541. A blue and white censer, Kangxi period (1662-1722); D. 21,5 cm. Estimate: € 1,500 - €2,000. Result: € 2,800. Courtesy Nagel.  Provenance: Collection of Prof. Dr med., Dr phil. Hermann Schroeder (1902-1991) and his family. Fine Asian Art, Stuttgart - Part I by Nagel Auction, December 8, 2020
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10 novembre 2020

A large cloisonné enamel censer, fangding, Ming dynasty, 16th-17th century

Lot 84. A large cloisonné enamel censer, fangding, Ming dynasty, 16th-17th century; 12¾ in. (32.4 cm.) high. Estimate GBP 30,000 - GBP 50,000. Price realised GBP 52,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2020 The censer has twin upright handles and is decorated to each side in bright enamels with a bold design of a taotie mask below a pair of confronting kui dragons divided by a vertical flange. The cover is bordered by a band of scrolling lotus below a finely worked... [Lire la suite]
12 octobre 2020

A Qingbai censer, Song dynasty (960-1279)

Lot 318. A Qingbai censer, Song dynasty (960-1279); 4½ in. (11.3 cm.) high, box. Estimate HKD 100,000 - HKD 150,000. Price realised HKD 812,500. © Christie's Image Ltd 2020. Christie's. The Pavilion Sale Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, Hong Kong, 8 October 2020
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22 septembre 2020

A blue and white censer, Ming dynasty, circa 1640

Lot 519. A blue and white censer, Ming dynasty, circa 1640. Diameter 8½ in., 21.5 cm. Estimate 30,000 - 50,000 USD. Lot sold 69,300 USD. © Sotheby's 2020. of bombé form supported on a straight foot, finely painted around the exterior with a narrative scene of a fisherman called away from his post to meet an official accompanied by a retinue of attendants and armored guards, bearing banners and standards, all set within a detailed landscape of rockwork and willow trees by the sides of a... [Lire la suite]
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28 avril 2020

A gilt-splashed bronze censer, Qing dynasty, 18th century

Lot 155. A gilt-splashed bronze censer, Qing dynasty, 18th century; 6 5/8 in. (16.8 cm.) across. Estimate HKD 200,000 - HKD 300,000. Price realised HKD 425,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2015 The compressed globular body is decorated with a horizontal raised band, flanked on either side with a handle in the form of an elephant-head, the surface adorned with gilt splashes. The base is cast with an apocryphal Xuande mark. Christie's. THE PAVILION SALE - CHINESE CERAMICS AND WORKS OF... [Lire la suite]
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03 avril 2020

A rare small blue and white censer, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 2144. A rare small blue and white censer, Kangxi period (1662-1722); 3¾ in. (9.5 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 15,000 - USD 20,000. Price Realized USD 18,750. © Christie's Images Ltd 2014.  Of bombé form, the sides are decorated in bright underglaze blue with four seated luohan, and there is a double blue-line circle on the base. Provenance: Marchant & Son, London, 1985.Bertil J. Högström, Stockholm, Sweden, no. 39. Christie's. Fine Chinese... [Lire la suite]
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01 avril 2020

A Dehua censer, 17th-18th century

Lot 2168. A Dehua censer, 17th-18th century; 5½ in. (14 cm.) wide with handles. Estimate USD 4,000 - USD 6,000. Price Realized USD 10,625. © Christie's Images Ltd 2014.  The censer has a compressed body raised on a spreading foot, and a pair of lion-mask handles just below the waisted neck, which rises to a flat rim. An indecipherable seal mark is impressed on the base, and the censer is covered with a glaze of creamy color that continues over the rim but does not cover... [Lire la suite]