30 avril 2019

A 'Longquan' celadon tripod censer and cover, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279)

Lot 19. A 'Longquan' celadon tripod censer and cover, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279); 14 cm, 5 1/2  in. Estimate £60,000 - £80,000. Lot Sold 106,250 GBP (137,286 USD). Courtesy Sotheby's. of compressed globular form with a straight neck and a broad everted rim, supported on three splayed legs each moulded with a vertical flange, covered overall with a rich, lustrous sea-green glaze, the later Japanese silver domed cover pierced with a pair of phoenix amongst foliage. Property from the Rui... [Lire la suite]

28 octobre 2012

A 'Longquan' Celadon Beaker Vase, gu, Ming Dynasty

Lot 225. A 'Longquan' Celadon Beaker Vase, gu, Ming Dynasty; 27.3cm., 10 3/4 in. Estimate 12,000 - 15,000 GBP. Lot sold 22,500 GBP. Photo Sotheby's of archaic bronze form, the central section rising from a spreading foot to a tall trumpet neck, the bulbous body carved with four floral sprays separated by bamboo borders, the foot with a foliate band above stiff leaves repeated at the neck, applied overall in sea-green glaze, Japanese wood box; Quantité: 2 Provenance: Collection of Ichiro... [Lire la suite]