03 septembre 2018

A rectangular painted 'Cizhou' pillow, Jin-Yuan dynasty, by Wang Shouming

Lot 231. A rectangular painted 'Cizhou' pillow, Jin-Yuan dynasty, by Wang Shouming, 1351. Width 17 3/8  in., 44.1 cm. Estimate 20,000 — 30,000 USD. Unsold. Photo: Sotheby's. of rectangular section with a slightly concave sloping top, delicately painted in brown over a creamy-white slip with a military official  approaching a scholar seated in an open pavilion, with their attendants, within a shaped cartouche reserved on a floral ground, with two quatrefoil panels enclosing an inscription... [Lire la suite]

30 août 2018

A Cizhou sgraffiato globular jar, Jin-Yuan dynasty, 13th-14th century

Lot 825. A Cizhou sgraffiato globular jar, Jin-Yuan dynasty, 13th-14th century; 7 in. (17.5 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 12,000 - USD 18,000. Unsold. © Christie's Images Ltd 2018. The globular body is carved through the blackish-brown slip to the buff body with a broad band of bold leafy scroll between line borders and covered with a clear glaze, Japanese wood box.  Japanese wood box.  Provenance: Kochukyo, Tokyo. Christie's. Masterpieces of Cizhou Ware: The Linyushanren Collection Part IV, New... [Lire la suite]
30 août 2018

A Cizhou sgraffiato pear-shaped vase, yuhuchunping, Jin-Yuan dynasty, 13th-14th century

Lot 824. A Cizhou sgraffiato pear-shaped vase, yuhuchunping, Jin-Yuan dynasty, 13th-14th century; 11 ½ in. (29.2 cm.) high. Estimate USD 15,000 - USD 18,000. Price realised USD 87,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2018. The body is carved through the brown glaze to the buff body with a broad band of leaf scroll below a narrower band of leaf scroll on the shoulder, all within line borders below the brown-glazed, waisted neck and flared mouth, Japanese wood box.  Japanese wood box. Provenance: Kochukyo, Tokyo. ... [Lire la suite]
30 août 2018

A small Cizhou sgraffiato jar, Jin-Yuan dynasty, 13th-14th century

Lot 823. A small Cizhou sgraffiato jar, Jin-Yuan dynasty, 13th-14th century; 3 ½ in. (8.5 cm.) high. Estimate USD 7,000 - USD 9,000. Price realised USD 6,875. © Christie's Images Ltd 2018. The deep, rounded sides are carved through the brown glaze with a broad band of leafy scroll between single line borders, Japanese wood box.  Japanese wood box.  Christie's. Masterpieces of Cizhou Ware: The Linyushanren Collection Part IV, New York, 13 September 2018.
02 août 2018

A Cizhou brown-painted globular jar, Jin-Yuan dynasty, 12th-14th century

Lot 858. A Cizhou brown-painted globular jar, Jin-Yuan dynasty, 12th-14th century; 6 ¾ in. (16.5 cm.) high. Estimate $7,000 - $9,000. Price Realized $8,750. © Christie's Image Ltd 2015 The tall, tapering ovoid body covered with a white slip painted in brown with a horizontal calligraphic panel between two bands fluidly decorated with flowers, all under a clear glaze, box The Collection of Robert H. Ellsworth, New York Christie's. THE COLLECTION OF ROBERT HATFIELD ELLSWORTH PART IV - CHINESE... [Lire la suite]
12 juin 2018

A small Junyao globular jar, Jin-Yuan dynasty, 12th-14th century

Lot 67. A small Junyao globular jar, Jin-Yuan dynasty, 12th-14th century. Diamètre: 15 cm. (6 in.). Estimate EUR 3,000 - EUR 4,000 (USD 3,544 - USD 4,725). © Christie's Images Ltd 2018 Reposant sur un petit pied, la panse globulaire est surmontée de deux petites anses en forme d'anneau. Elle est recouverte d'une belle glaçure bleu pâle virant au beige-brun près de la bordure. Provenance: Previously in the Collection of Constance Coolidge Crowninshield (1892-1973), wife of the American diplomat... [Lire la suite]

01 avril 2018

A Jun-glazed deep bowl, Jin-Yuan dynasty, 12th-13th century 

Lot 2278. A Jun-glazed deep bowl, Jin-Yuan dynasty, 12th-13th century; 5 9/16 in. (14.2 cm.) diam. Estimate HKD 200,000 - HKD 300,000. Price realised HKD 437,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2012 The bowl is well potted with deep, rounded sides rising from a short splayed foot. The bowl is covered inside and out with a sky blue glaze thinning to mushroom on the rim and falling in a slightly irregular line onto the neatly cut foot ring to expose the grey ware burnt pale brown in the firing,... [Lire la suite]
27 mars 2018

A rare Junyao water pot-brush washer, Jin-Yuan dynasty, 12th-13th century 

Lot 1473. A rare Junyao water pot-brush washer, Jin-Yuan dynasty, 12th-13th century; 5 in. (12.6 cm.) across. Estimate $30,000 - $50,000. Price Realized $37,500. photo Christie's Ltd 2011 Unusually made in the shape of two conjoined pomegranate-form water pots attached to a small cup with slightly everted rim, each water pot with a small hole in one side and the cup with two holes in the adjoining walls that allow water to flow in from each pomegranate, covered overall with an opaque glaze of milky blue color... [Lire la suite]
11 mars 2017

A 'Jun' purple-splashed jar, Jin-Yuan Dynasty

Lot 641. A 'Jun' purple-splashed jar, Jin-Yuan Dynasty. Estimate 4,000 — 6,000 USD. Photo: Sotheby's. the globular body supported on a short splayed foot, the short wide neck flanked by two loop handles, splashed on both sides with a rich purple on the pale blue glaze draining from the rim to reveal the russet body beneath and stopping irregularly above the foot to reveal the pale buff body. Width 6 5/8  in., 16.8 cm  Provenance: Christie's Hong Kong, 26th April 1999, lot 653.  ... [Lire la suite]
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11 mars 2017

A small 'Jun' purple-splashed cupstand, Jin-Yuan Dynasty

Lot 610. A small 'Jun' purple-splashed cupstand, Jin-Yuan Dynasty. Estimate 10,000 — 15,000 USD. Photo: Sotheby's. potted in the form of a small cup resting in the center of a circular dish, all supported on a splayed hollow foot, covered overall with a lustrous sky-blue glaze, thinning at the rim and stopping irregularly at the foot to reveal the buff-colored stoneware body. Width 3 1/8  in., 8 cm Note: Jun cupstands are relatively rare, although a few published examples are... [Lire la suite]
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