02 avril 2018

A Geyao octogonal cup, Song-Early Ming dynasty

Lot 3087. A Geyao octogonal cup, Song-Early Ming dynasty; 7.9 cm, 3 1/8  in. Estimate 120,000 — 150,000 HKD. Lot sold 150,000 HKD. © Sotheby's 2018 the curved rounded sides divided into eight facets, rising from a short foot of corresponding shape to an everted rim, covered overall in a thick glaze of soft greyish-beige tone suffused with a network of dark crackles, save for the octagonal footring unglazed revealing the dark body. Note: See a geyao octagonal cup of... [Lire la suite]
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27 mars 2018

An extremely rare Geyao square brush washer, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279)

Lot 3046. An extremely rare Geyao square brush washer, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279); 6.7 cm, 2 5/8  in. Estimate 5,000,000 — 7,000,000 HKD. Lot Sold 6,720,000 HKD. © Sotheby's 2018 charmingly potted in quatrelobed shape, the gently flaring sides elegantly rising from a countersunken base with four small sesame spur marks, covered overall including the base with an opaque glaze of soft greyish tone suffused with an intricate matrix of iron-wire crackle and golden threads, save... [Lire la suite]
26 février 2015

Christie's announces Asian Art Week featuring the Collection of Robert Hatfield Ellsworth

 NEW YORK, NY.- Christie’s Asian Art Week in New York will feature an unprecedented series of sales, lectures and public events led by the Collection of Robert Hatfield Ellsworth, the distinguished American scholar, dealer and collector whose groundbreaking work transformed the study and appreciation of Asian art around the world. The week will present property from several private collections of Indian and Southeast Asian works of art, Chinese paintings, and most notably from The Collection of Julia and John Curtis, a sale of... [Lire la suite]
16 avril 2012

A censer 'Geyao'. China, around 1800 (Qing-dynasty 1644-1911)

A censer 'Geyao'. China, around 1800 (Qing-dynasty 1644-1911). Photo Auktionshaus Stahl Ceramic with brown body. Allover light green craquelé glaze. Bellied shoulder pot shape with 2 side handles in the manner of archaic bronze vessels. H. 6 cm  Lot 701. Estimation : 800 €  Auktionshaus Stahl. Samedi 21 avril 2012. Graumannsweg 54 - 22087 Hamburg. Tel. +49 40 34 34 71
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31 août 2010

Song ceramics @ Christie's. Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art. 16 - 17 September 2010. New York, Rockefeller Plaza

A very rare Geyao octagonal archaistic hu-form vase. Southern Song-Yuan dynasty, 13th century. Photo: Christie´s Images Ltd 2010 Made in imitation of a Shang dynasty bronze and of octagonal form raised on a tall foot of conforming shape, the tapered neck flanked by a pair of lug handles, covered all over and on the base in a pale creamy glaze suffused with a network of black crackle ('iron wire') interspersed with golden-brown crackle ('golden threads'), stopping above the foot to expose the dark grey ware burnt pale... [Lire la suite]
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