27 mars 2019

A Dingyao Moulded ‘Peacock’ Dish, Song Dynasty, 10th-13th Century

Lot 3505. A Dingyao Moulded ‘Peacock’ Dish, Song Dynasty, 10th-13th Century. D 22.4cm. Estimate HKD 1,100,000 - 1,600,000 (USD 140,147 - 203,850). Lot sold HKD 1,534,000 (USD 195,386). © Poly Auction Hong Kong Limited. The dish is very finely potted in shallow rounded form, rising gently from the short neatly cut footring to the octaognal-lobed rim. The interior crisply moulded in relief with two peacocks depicting in profile with long outstretched wings demonstrating their splendid plumage, amidst... [Lire la suite]

13 mars 2019

A Dingyao incised 'lotus' dish, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234)

Lot 535. A Dingyao incised 'lotus' dish, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234); 6 1/2in (16.7cm) diam. Estimate US$ 4,000 - 6,000 (€ 3,500 - 5,300). Sold for US$ 37,575 (€ 33,228) inc. premium. © Bonhams 2001-2019 Potted with shallow curved sides supported on a short foot, the interior finely and freely incised with a medallion enclosing a leafy lotus spray, encircled by six lines radiating outwards towards the notched metal-bound rim, covered overall with an ivory-white glaze.  ... [Lire la suite]
13 février 2019

A rare Dingyao incised 'Daylily' deep bowl, Northern Song dynasty, 11th-12th century

Lot 733. A rare Dingyao incised 'Daylily' deep bowl, Northern Song dynasty, 11th-12th century; 5 3/8 in. (13.7 cm.) diam. Estimate $220,000 - USD 300,000. Price Realized $245,000. © Christie’s Image Ltd 2014 The bowl is finely potted with deep, rounded sides rising from a flat base to a lipped rim. The interior is freely carved with daylily blossoms borne on graceful, leafy stems, and the bowl is covered inside and out with a transparent ivory glaze stopping at the... [Lire la suite]
13 février 2019

A rare Dingyao carved dish, Northern Song dynasty, 11th-12th century

Lot 732. A rare Dingyao carved dish, Northern Song dynasty, 11th-12th century; 6 3/8 in. (16.3 cm.) diam. Estimate $60,000 – $80,000. Price Realized $161,000. © Christie’s Image Ltd 2014 The dish has shallow rounded sides that flare to a slightly everted rim, with metal mount, and the interior is finely carved with a coiled chi dragon encircled by two leafy stems, each bearing a single flower. The interior and exterior are covered with a glaze of ivory tone that also covers the... [Lire la suite]
12 février 2019

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

Lot 730. A molded Dingyao bowl, Northern Song-Jin Dynasty, 11th-12th century; 7¾ in. (19.7 cm.) diam. Estimate $25,000 – $35,000. Price Realized $52,500. © Christie’s Image Ltd 2014 The bowl has rounded conical sides and is molded on the interior with four peony blooms surrounded by scrolling foliage. The bowl is covered with a glaze of ivory tone below the metal-mounted rim, and there is some pink and grey staining to the glaze below the rim on the exterior, Japanese wood box ... [Lire la suite]
12 février 2019

A small circular Dingyao box and cover, Northern Song dynasty (AD 960-1127)

Lot 730. A small circular Dingyao box and cover, Northern Song dynasty (AD 960-1127); 3 in. (7.5 cm.) diam. Estimate $10,000 - USD 15,000. Price Realized $11,875. © Christie’s Image Ltd 2014 Both the box and cover are covered inside and out with a clear glaze that ends above the flat base to expose the fine white ware. The interior rims are left unglazed, Japanese wood box.  Christie’s. FINE CHINESE CERAMICS AND WORKS OF ART, 18 – 19 September 2014, New York, Rockefeller... [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]
22 janvier 2019

A large carved dingyao floral bowl, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127)

Lot 866. A large carved dingyao floral bowl, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127); Diameter 25.5 cm. Estimated price €15.000 - €25.000. Result: €17.500. © Lempertz. With wide flaring rounded sides rising from a narrow foot, the interior carved with a lotus blossom and leafy scrolling branches, covered overall with an ivory-white glaze. The rim bound with copper. Provenance: Collection Friedrich Otto Hasse (1886-1964), Bremen, acquired in the 1920s, and thence by descent. ... [Lire la suite]
22 janvier 2019

A small carved dingyao dish, Song dynasty (907-1279)

Lot 864. A small carved dingyao dish, Song dynasty (907-1279). Diameter 11.7 cm. Estimated price €1.800 - €3.000. Result: €2.250. © Lempertz. With angled sides and a flat base, incised to the interior with a lotus spray with a large blossom, covered overall with a pale ivory glaze stopping below the rim. Provenance: Collection Friedrich Otto Hasse (1886-1964), Bremen, acquired in the 1920s, and thence by descent. Lempertz. Asiatische Kunst, 08.12.2018, 13:00, Köln
14 janvier 2019

A molded Dingyao dish, Jin dynasty (1115-1234)

Lot 1316. A molded Dingyao dish, Jin dynasty (1115-1234); 8¾ in. (22.3 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 25,000 - USD 35,000. Price realised USD 62,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2011 With shallow rounded sides rising to the everted rim, the interior finely molded with two spotted stags leaping amidst pomegranate scroll, one with head turned to look backwards at the other holding the stem of a leaf in its mouth, below a band of lotus meander reserved on a stippled ground in the canted well, with a slightly... [Lire la suite]