29 juillet 2015

A fine and large Longquan celadon dish, China, 15th century

A fine and large Longquan celadon dish, China, 15th century. Estimate 3000/5000 €. Sold 4.500 €. Photo Nagel the well-potted body raised on a slightly tapered foot, finely carved to the interior with a peony and leaves covered with a lustrous glaze of soft olive-green tone thinning to a paler tone at the rim. D. 42,7 cm. Firing imperfection to rim otherwise good condition Property from an European private collection Note: Vessels of large form and extremely fine quality, were made in the... [Lire la suite]
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29 juillet 2015

A rare Longquan celadon trumpet-necked baluster vase, China, Yuan-early Ming dynasty

A rare Longquan celadon trumpet-necked baluster vase, China, Yuan-early Ming dynasty. Estimate 1800/2500 €. Unsold. Photo Nagel H. 52,7 cm. Neck broken and re-stuck over the shoulder, re-stuck chip under the mouth rim. Property from an old German private collection Note: Longquan trumpet-neck vases are relatively rare. An example with scrolling chrysanthemum on the body is illustrated in Mayuyama, Seventy Years, vol. 1, Tokyo, 1976, p. 166, fig. 482. Two vases with lotus designs are known, one from... [Lire la suite]
27 juillet 2015

A Longquan celadon 'twin fish' dish, China, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279)

A Longquan celadon 'twin fish' dish, China, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279). Estimate 3000/5000 €. Unsold  Photo Nagel The dish is potted with deep lobed sides rising to a flat everted rim. The interior has a pair of sprig-moulded fish detailed with fins and scales. The dish is covered with a celadon glaze of sea-green tone thinning to whitish at the extremities with the exception of the unglazed foot rim. Good condition Property from an old South German private collection, bought in Asia in the... [Lire la suite]
03 juillet 2015

A Longquan celadon circular dish, Ming Dynasty

A Longquan celadon circular dish, Ming Dynasty. Estimate £600 - 800 (€840 - 1,100). Photo Bonhams. The barbed rim above a lobed cavetto further engraved with foliage around a well with engraved diaper work, the olive green glaze covering all surfaces except a large cinnamon-burnt firing ring within the base, wood display stand, 36.5cm diameter Bonhams. ASIAN ART, 8 Jul 2015 11:00 BST - EDINBURGH
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21 juin 2015

A Longquan celadon deep dish, 14th-15th century

A Longquan celadon deep dish, 14th-15th century. Estimate : US$ 2,500 - 4,000 (€2,200 - 3,500). Photo Bonhams. Thickly potted with a raised edge to the foliate rim and slightly recessed ribs along the curving interior and exterior walls, the floor of the well stamped with an indistinct roundel within an incised double band, the olive green glaze covering all surfaces except for a russet-burnt ring on the recessed base also etched in Arabic with the name of an owner partially reading Ravy. 13 3/8in (34cm)... [Lire la suite]
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21 juin 2015

A Longquan celadon charger, Ming dynasty

A Longquan celadon charger, Ming dynasty. Estimate : US$ 2,000 - 3,000 (€1,800 - 2,700). Photo Bonhams. The wide mouth rim encircling a ribbed cavetto surrounding the interior well centered by an impressed roundel of stylized leaf motifs, all surfaces but a cinnamon-burnt ring on the recessed base covered in varied hues of olive green glaze (star cracks, abrasions to glaze). 12in (30.5cm) diameter Property from a San Francisco Collection  Bonhams. ASIAN DECORATIVE ARTS, 24 Jun 2015 10:00 PDT... [Lire la suite]
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21 juin 2015

A Longquan Celadon porcelain bowl, China, Yuan Dynasty, 14th century

A Longquan Celadon porcelain bowl, China, Yuan Dynasty, 14th century. Estimate : 1 000 € / 1 200 €. Photo CAMBI CASA D'ASTE h cm 6, diam cm 13 CAMBI CASA D'ASTE. Objets d'Art de la Chine (Gênes), le 22 Juin 2015 à 11h et 15h
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19 juin 2015

A Longquan celadon deep dish, 14th century

A Longquan celadon deep dish, 14th century. Estimate US$3,000 - 5,000 (€2,700 - 4,400). Photo Bonhams. Thickly molded with a raised outer edge to the rim flange, interior walls incised and combed with a foliage scroll pattern, the floor of the well stamped with a tiny charactershan (mountain) visible within a faint lotus pod and water weed roundel, the exterior without decoration, the pale olive-green glaze covering all surfaces except the cinnamon-burnt firing ring on the shallow recessed base. 13 3/4in... [Lire la suite]
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19 juin 2015

A Longquan celadon dish with foliate rim, Ming dynasty

A Longquan celadon dish with foliate rim, Ming dynasty.  Estimate US$3,000 - 5,000 (€2,700 - 4,400). Photo Bonhams. Thickly formed and finished with a raised edge to the rim flange, concave ribs to the curving well that repeat on the exterior and a twin chrysanthemum spray stamped at the center, the gray-green glaze covering all surfaces including the wide foot ring and portions of the recessed base marked with a cinnamon-burnt firing ring. 13 3/8in (34cm) diameter Provenance: purchased in Tokyo, 1952... [Lire la suite]
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19 juin 2015

A Longquan celadon deep dish with incised and stamped decoration, Ming dynasty

A Longquan celadon deep dish with incised and stamped decoration, Ming dynasty. Estimate US$3,000 - 5,000 (€2,700 - 4,400). Photo Bonhams. Its wide rim flange incised with a dissolved leafy spray, the curving walls with a classic lotus flower and leaf scroll and the floor with an ogival reserve framing a stamped flower spray, the reverse finished without decoration above the wide foot ring and an olive-green glaze applied everywhere except the cinnamon-burnt firing ring on the recessed base. 13 3/8in (34cm) diameter ... [Lire la suite]
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