05 février 2021

A celadon plate with floral decoration, early Ming dynasty

 Lot 510. A celadon plate with floral decoration, early Ming dynasty; D. 34,6 cm. Estimate: € 900 - €1,200. Result: € 1,600. Courtesy Nagel.  Provenance: Former old European private collection, assembled prior 1990 - Private property Frankfurt. Fine Asian Art, Stuttgart - Part I by Nagel Auction, December 8, 2020
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04 février 2021

A blue and white porcelain jar 'guan' with flowers and Buddhist emblems, early Ming dynasty

Lot 527. A blue and white porcelain jar 'guan' with flowers and Buddhist emblems, early Ming dynasty; H.30,5 cm. Estimate: € 2,000 - €3,000. Result: € 4,500. Courtesy Nagel.  Provenance: Hamburg private collection, assembled between 1970 and 1985 in Asia and Hongkong.  Cf. Yeo/Martin 'Chinese Blue and White Ceramics', Singapore 1978, No. 43. Fine Asian Art, Stuttgart - Part I by Nagel Auction, December 8, 2020
26 janvier 2021

A massive longquan celadon vessel, Early Ming dynasty

Lot 544. A massive Longquan celadon vessel, Early Ming dynasty; 18 3/4in (47.5cm) high. Estimate US$ 2,000 - US$ 3,000. Sold for US$ 1,275 (€ 1,049). Courtesy Bonhams. Heavily potted in ovoid form incised in patterns of vine and lotus scroll, the olive colored glaze showing areas of russet colored crazing and covering most surfaces other than the very thick foot revealing small areas of cinnamon colored burn (neck reduced, underside drilled). Note: A similar but intact example was offered as... [Lire la suite]
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28 décembre 2020

A Longquan celadon warming bowl, Early Ming Dynasty

Lot 1011. A Longquan celadon warming bowl, Early Ming Dynasty; d. 21 cm. Estimate: 20,000 - 30,000 HKD. Lot sold: 88,200 HKD. Photo: Sotheby's. Provenance: Collection of Clive D. Collins. Christie's London, 14th May 2014, lot 622. Sotheby's. Chinese Art Including Property from the Collection of Cheng Huan, Hong Kong, 18 December 2020
30 octobre 2020

A red-glazed bowl, Early Ming Dynasty, 14th Century

Lot 289. A red-glazed bowl, Early Ming Dynasty, 14th Century; 18.6 cm. (7 3/8 in.) diam. Price estimate: HKD: 250,000 - 350,000 (USD: 32,300 - 45,200). Auction Result: HKD: 625,400. © 2020 China Guardian (HK) Auctions Co., Ltd. Provenance: A Hong Kong private collection, acquired in the 1990s. China Guardian (HK) Auctions Co., Ltd. Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art: Part I, 2020 Autumn Auctions
29 octobre 2020

A large carved Longquan celadon ‘lotus’ barbed-rim dish, Early Ming Dynasty

Lot 272. A large carved Longquan celadon ‘lotus’ barbed-rim dish, Early Ming Dynasty; 15 cm. (5 7/8 in.) diam. Price estimate: HKD:  300,000 - 500,000 (USD: 38,700 - 64,500). Auction Result: HKD: 354,000. © 2020 China Guardian (HK) Auctions Co., Ltd. Provenance: Warren E. Cox Associates, Inc., New York, 3 November 1966The Robert B. and Beatrice C. Mayer family collection. China Guardian (HK) Auctions Co., Ltd. Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art: Part I, 2020... [Lire la suite]

21 septembre 2020

A large incised 'Longquan' celadon-glazed 'five-clawed dragon' dish, Early Ming Dynasty

Lot 511. A large incised 'Longquan' celadon-glazed 'five-clawed dragon' dish, Early Ming Dynasty. Diameter 15⅞ in., 40.5 cm. Estimate 60,000 - 80,000 USD. Lot sold 75,600 USD. © Sotheby's 2020. stoutly potted, with deep rounded sides rising to an everted rim, the interior deftly incised with an arching dragon amid fiery clouds, the cavetto with a frieze of scrolling lotus blooms, and a band of cresting waves encircling the rim, the underside undecorated, applied overall with a rich... [Lire la suite]
11 juillet 2020

An exceptional and large Longquan celadon vase, meiping, Early Ming dynasty

Lot 105. An exceptional and large Longquan celadon vase, meiping, Early Ming dynasty; 38.8 cm, 15 1/4  in. Estimate 4,000,000 — 6,000,000 HKD. Lot sold 7,375,000 HKD.  Courtesy Sotheby's. superbly potted with broad rounded shoulders elegantly rising at a flared angle from the slightly splayed base and sweeping to a tapered neck and a lipped mouth, the voluptuous body thickly applied overall with an unctuous sea-green glaze save for the unglazed footring burnt... [Lire la suite]
27 mai 2020

A Longquan celadon moulded 'lotus' dish, Early Ming dynasty

Lot 5085. A Longquan celadon moulded 'lotus' dish, Early Ming dynasty; 19.8 cm, 7 3/4  in. Estimate 200,000 — 300,000 HKD. Sold for 375,000 HKD (44,370 EUR). Courtesy Sotheby's. the rounded sides rising from a short foot, moulded to the centre of the interior with a single stylised lotus spray, surrounded by a band of lotus blooms on the well beneath a band of classic floral scroll at the rim, repeated on the exterior above a band of key-fret around the foot,... [Lire la suite]
23 avril 2020

A purple-splashed Jun bowl, Early Ming dynasty

Lot 524. A purple-splashed Jun bowl, Early Ming dynasty; 18.3cm diam. Sold for HK$ 40,000 (€ 4,749). © Bonhams. Potted with rounded sides and a short straight foot, covered inside and out with a thick glaze of pale milky blue tone, thinning to an olive and grayish hue towards the extremities, with an irregularly-shaped splash of reddish purple swirl at the interior, the exterior with another two minute splash running down from the rim, the thick glaze on the exterior falls short of the foot to expose the pale brown... [Lire la suite]
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