31 août 2018

A white-glazed lobed porcelain jar, Five Dynasties-Early Northern Song dynasty, 10th-11th century

Lot 1287. A white-glazed lobed porcelain jar, Five Dynasties-Early Northern Song dynasty, 10th-11th century; 6 ¼ in. (15.6 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 5,000 - USD 7,000. Unsold. © Christie's Images Ltd 2018. The sides of the globular body are divided into five lobes below the rounded rim, and the jar is covered inside and out with a glaze of ivory tone that falls irregularly above the foot exposing the fine white ware. Provenance: J. J. Lally & Co., New York, 19 March 1993.Peter Scheinman... [Lire la suite]

03 juin 2018

An important and very rare pair of ‘Guan’-inscribed Ding square dishes, Five Dynasties-Early Northern Song dynasty, 10th century

Lot 2925. An important and very rare pair of ‘Guan’-inscribed Ding square dishes, Five Dynasties-Early Northern Song dynasty, 10th century;  3 3/4 in. (9.6 cm.) square. Estimate HKD 8,000,000 - HKD 12,000,000. Price realised HKD 9,460,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2018. The flared sides that rise from the flat base to the foliate rim are decorated to the interior cavetto with a raised line of slip separating each petal above the quatrefoil motifs in the bottom of the... [Lire la suite]
20 septembre 2016

A Ding-type deep bowl, Five Dynasties-Early Northern Song Dynasty, 10th-11th century

Lot 95. A Ding-type deep bowl, Five Dynasties-Early Northern Song Dynasty, 10th-11th century. Estimate HKD 60,000 - HKD 80,000 (USD 7,769 - USD 10,359). Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2016.  The deep bowl is covered inside and out with a creamy white glaze. The foot is neatly trimmed and unglazed revealing fine white body. 3 1/2 (9 cm.) high. Christie's. The Pavilion Sale - Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, 4 October 2016, Hong Kong