15 janvier 2020

A Cizhou-type brown slip-painted vase, yuhuchunping,Yuan dynasty (1279-1368)

Lot 1493. A Cizhou-type brown slip-painted vase, yuhuchunping,Yuan dynasty (1279-1368); 11½ in. (29.3 cm.) high. Estimate USD 6,000 - USD 8,000. Price realised USD 22,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2013 The pear-shaped body is painted in brown with three foliate sprays arranged diagonally between line borders on a white slip ground and under a clear glaze that falls short of the spreading, unglazed foot. Provenance: J.T. Tai & Co., New York, October 1967. Arthur M. Sackler... [Lire la suite]

14 janvier 2020

A Cizhou-type brown slip-painted ovoid jar, Jin-Yuan Dynasty (1115-1368)

  Lot 1492. A Cizhou-type brown slip-painted ovoid jar, Jin-Yuan Dynasty (1115-1368); 12 3/8 in. (31.5 cm.) high. Estimate USD 3,000 - USD 5,000. Price realised USD 3,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2013 The upper body is freely painted in brown with foliate scroll alternating with clouds between line borders on a white slip and under a clear glaze that also covers the brown slip on the lower body and foot. There are small foliate sprays between the four ribbed strap handles applied... [Lire la suite]
14 janvier 2020

A Cizhou-type brown slip-painted pear-shaped vase, yuhuchunping,Yuan dynasty (1279-1368)

Lot 1488. A Cizhou-type brown slip-painted pear-shaped vase, yuhuchunping,Yuan dynasty (1279-1368); 13¾ in. (35 cm.) high. Estimate USD 6,000 - USD 8,000. Price realised USD 27,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2013 The vase is painted in brown with three foliate sprays on the lower body below two birds on the shoulder, all within double-line borders on a white slip and under a clear glaze that falls short of the thick, slightly flared foot. Provenance: J.T. Tai & Co., New York, October... [Lire la suite]
14 janvier 2020

A Cizhou-type painted meiping,Yuan dynasty (1279-1368)

Lot 1178. A Cizhou-type painted meiping,Yuan dynasty (1279-1368); 13¾ in. (35 cm.) high. Estimate USD 8,000 - USD 12,000. Price realised USD 52,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2013 The elongated body is fluidly painted in brown on a white slip and under a clear glaze with a broad band of two flower sprays between a band of upright petals below and further foliate decoration on the shoulder. Provenance: Warren E. Cox Collection, New York.Raymond A. Bidwell (1876-1954) Collection .The... [Lire la suite]
14 janvier 2020

A Cizhou-type white-glazed bowl with 'pie crust' rim, Northern Song dynasty, 10th century

Lot 1178. A Cizhou-type white-glazed bowl with 'pie crust' rim, Northern Song dynasty, 10th century; Bowl 4¾ in. (12 cm.) diam.; jar 3 7/8 in. (9.9 cm.) high. Estimate USD 5,000 - USD 7,000. Price realised USD 8,750. © Christie's Images Ltd 2013 The bowl has deep, flared sides that round upwards to the pinched 'pie crust' rim, and is covered inside and out with a glaze of ivory color that falls irregularly onto the knife-cut foot exposing the granular ware. Together with a... [Lire la suite]
14 janvier 2020

A Cizhou-type painted brown-ground pear-shaped vase, yuhuchunping, Jin-Yuan dynasty, 12th-13th century

Lot 1177. A Cizhou-type painted brown-ground pear-shaped vase, yuhuchunping, Jin-Yuan dynasty, 12th-13th century; 12¼ in. (31.1 cm.) high. Estimate USD 6,000 - USD 8,000. Price realised USD 12,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2013 The body is painted in somewhat metallic matte brown with three graceful flower sprays reserved on the dark olive-brown glaze that continues over the rim into the interior of the neck. The base is unglazed and carved with an inscription, Li Ho, possibly the... [Lire la suite]

14 janvier 2020

A Cizhou-type 'hare's fur'-glazed tea bowl, Jin dynasty, 12th-13th century

Lot 1174. A Cizhou-type 'hare's fur'-glazed tea bowl, Jin dynasty, 12th-13th century; 5½ in. (14 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 8,000 - USD 12,000. Price realised USD 40,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2013 The bowl has deep sides rounding up to the finger-grooved rim and is covered inside and out with a lustrous blackish-brown glaze finely streaked with russet 'hare's fur' markings flowing from the russet band below the rim. The lower body and foot are covered with a brown wash. ... [Lire la suite]
14 janvier 2020

A Cizhou-type black-glazed conical bowl with white rim, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234)

Lot 1172. A Cizhou-type black-glazed conical bowl with white rim, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234); 5 5/8 in. (14.2 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 7,000 - USD 9,000. Price realised USD 40,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2013 The sides flare widely from the small, unglazed knife-cut foot to the rim which is covered with a neat band of white glaze in contrast to the blackish-brown glaze that covers the interior and exterior. Provenance: Raymond A. Bidwell (1876-1954) Collection.The... [Lire la suite]
30 décembre 2019

A Cizhou-type painted jar, Yuan dynasty (1279-1368)

Lot 1282. A Cizhou-type painted jar, Yuan dynasty (1279-1368); 10 7/8 in. (27.5 cm.) high. Estimate USD 6,000 - USD 8,000. Price realised USD 7,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2013 The tapering body is painted in brown slip on a white-slip ground under a clear glaze with two large shaped cartouches enclosing leafy flower sprays below a band of flower scroll on the high, rounded shoulder, Japanese wood box. Provenance: Mayuyama, Tokyo, 1970s. Note: Compare a similar Cizhou-type... [Lire la suite]
30 décembre 2019

A Cizhou-type carved bowl, Jin-Yuan dynasty, 12th-14th century

Lot 1301. A Cizhou-type carved bowl, Jin-Yuan dynasty, 12th-14th century; 9 1/8 in. (23.1 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 3,000 - USD 4,000. Price realised USD 6,250. © Christie's Images Ltd 2013 The bowl has widely flared, rounded sides and is covered on the exterior and interior with a white slip where it is carved through to the body with a large peony spray reserved on a combed ground below a line border, all under a clear glaze that falls irregularly on the exterior towards the unglazed... [Lire la suite]