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]
26 septembre 2019

A rare Cizhou-type white-glazed 'lion' pillow, Northern Song dynasty (960-1126)

Lot 693. A rare Cizhou-type white-glazed 'lion' pillow, Northern Song dynasty (960-1126). Length 12 5/8  in., 32 cm. Estimate 10,000 — 15,000 USD. Lot Sold 8,750 USD. © Sotheby's. well modeled in a recumbent pose, the head with furrowed brows and protruding eyes accentuated with dark-brown slip, resting alertly on the extended front paws, the flowing mane swept back to either side and the long tail curling to one side along the back haunches, the slightly concave top elegantly... [Lire la suite]
23 juin 2019

A Cizhou-type black glazed bowl and cover, Song-Jin dynasty, 12-13th century

Lot 76. A Cizhou-type black glazed bowl and cover, Song-Jin dynasty, 12-13th century; 4 3/4in (12cm) high. Estimate US$ 6,000 - 8,000 (€ 5,300 - 7,100). © Bonhams. The bowl potted with deep rounded sides showing an oily black glaze that stops well short of the upright foot and thins to brown below the rim, also applied unevenly across the well centered at the base with the remains of three spur marks, the cover of flattened dome shape similarly glazed and also thinning to brown along the edge of the flat rim... [Lire la suite]
23 juin 2019

Two small Cizhou-type black glazed bowls with russet markings, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234)

Lot 75. Two small Cizhou-type black glazed bowls with russet markings, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234); 3 5/8 and 2 3/8in (9.3 and 6cm) diam. Estimate US$ 3,000 - 5,000 (€ 2,700 - 4,400). © Bonhams. The larger bowl of unusual form with straight sides that taper sharply inward to the carved foot ring and recessed base, the black glaze on the walls and well painted with matte russet stripes, the exposed fabric of buff color; the smaller bowl subtly formed with a slightly inverted lip on the deep well curving... [Lire la suite]