17 décembre 2016

A large Longquan celadon jar, guan, Ming dynasty (1368–1644)

Lot 8152. A large Longquan celadon jar, guan, Ming dynasty (1368–1644). Estimate US$ 3,000 - 5,000 (€2,900 - 4,800).  Photo Bonhams. Of globular form, the thick walls carved in shallow relief with flowering branches above a band of ascending flower petals, the bowl-shaped base separately molded and applied before the olive green glaze was applied, leaving cinnamon-burnt unglazed areas, exterior foot and base area. 13 3/4in (35cm) diameter  Bonhams. FINE ASIAN WORKS OF ART AND PAINTINGS,... [Lire la suite]

17 décembre 2016

A Longquan celadon censer, Ming dynasty (1368–1644)

Lot 8147. A Longquan celadon censer, Ming dynasty (1368–1644). Estimate US$ 4,000 - 6,000 (€3,800 - 5,700).  Photo Bonhams. Thickly potted with a flared rim, short waist and compressed globular body raised on three lion-mask legs, the walls carved with leafy floral designs and raised bosses, the base unglazed displayed a warm cinnamon brown clay body, inscribed with Jinyu mantang in ink. 10 3/4in. (27.3cm) diameter Bonhams. FINE ASIAN WORKS OF ART AND PAINTINGS, 10:00 PST - SAN... [Lire la suite]
14 décembre 2016

A very rare Longquan celadon cup, jue, Chenghua six-character mark and of the period (1465-1487) 

Lot 3021. A very rare Longquan celadon cup, jue, Chenghua six-character mark and of the period (1465-1487).  Estimate HKD 250,000 - HKD 350,000 (USD 33,000 - USD 45,000). Price Realised HKD 275,000 (USD 35,468). © Christie's Images Ltd 2011 The body of the vessel supported by a kneeling deer, a bee, and a seated monkey above a flat platform base, the exterior of the oblong receptacle decorated in trailed slip with overall scrollwork dividing a chrysanthemum petal border around the base and a... [Lire la suite]
14 décembre 2016

A fine large carved 'peony' Longquan celadon barbed-rim charger, Hongwu period (1368-1398)

Lot 3017. A fine large carved 'peony' Longquan celadon barbed-rim charger, Hongwu period (1368-1398). Estimate HKD 80,000 - HKD 120,000 (USD 11,000 - USD 15,000. Price Realised HKD 137,500 (USD 17,734). © Christie's Images Ltd 2011 Carved in the centre with a large peony blossom growing on a stem, the lobed sides with upright floral sprays radiating around cavetto, before a keyfret band on the broad, bracket-lobed mouth rim, the conforming exterior with further floral sprays radiating around... [Lire la suite]
14 décembre 2016

A large Longquan celadon carved 'lotus' charger, Ming dynasty, 15th century

Lot 3022. A large Longquan celadon carved 'lotus' charger, Ming dynasty, 15th century. Estimate HKD 500,000 - HKD 700,000 (USD 65,000 - USD 90,000). Price Realised HKD 560,000 (USD 72,227). © Christie's Images Ltd 2011 Sturdily potted, the centre carved with a single lotus spray below a band of narrow fluted petals in the well and foliate scroll carved on the everted rim, the exterior carved with a band of petals, covered overall with a glaze of sea-green tone except for an unglazed ring on the base... [Lire la suite]
14 décembre 2016

A fine large early Ming carved Longquan celadon barbed-rim bowl, Ming dynasty, 14th-15th century 

Lot 3019. A fine large early Ming carved Longquan celadon barbed-rim bowl, Ming dynasty, 14th-15th century. Estimate HKD 300,000 - HKD 400,000 (USD 39,000 - USD 52,000). Price Realised HKD 620,000 (USD 79,965). © Christie's Images Ltd 2011 The sturdily-potted deep bowl moulded with fluted walls extending from the straight foot to the bracketed rim, the interior carved with an open flower within a combed quatrefoil panel, surrounded by four scrolling peonies separated by leafy stems, a band of keyfret... [Lire la suite]

12 décembre 2016

A fine and large carved 'Lotus' Longquan celadon charger, Ming Dynasty, early 15th century

Lot 3012. A fine and large carved 'Lotus' Longquan celadon charger, Ming Dynasty, early 15th century. Estimate HKD 800,000 - HKD 1,200,000 (USD 110,000 - USD 150,000). Price Realised HKD 1,940,000 (USD 250,213). © Christie's Images Ltd 2011. Sturdily potted and fluidly carved in the centre with a large lotus blossom supported on a curved stalk with curling leafy tendrils, the cavetto with a band of scrolling lotus below the broad mouth rim with a band of classic scrolls, the... [Lire la suite]
12 décembre 2016

A fine and rare large carved 'loquats' Longquan celadon barbed-rim charger, Hongwu period (1368-1398) 

Lot 3011. A fine and rare large carved 'loquats' Longquan celadon barbed-rim charger, Hongwu period (1368-1398). Estimate HKD 3,000,000 - HKD 5,000,000 (USD 390,000 - USD 650,000). Price Realised HKD 4,220,000 (USD 544,279). © Christie's Images Ltd 2011. The sturdily potted dish well-carved to the interior with a central medallion of a fruiting loquat, encircled around the lobed rim with vertically arranged flowering branches below the lipped everted rim, the... [Lire la suite]
04 décembre 2016

Two bowls, Song dynasty (960-1279), 13th-14th century or later

Lot 2001. Two bowls, Song dynasty (960-1279), 13th-14th century or later. Estimate: 1,000 - 1,200 EUR (1,064 - 1,277 USD). Photo Van Ham. Yaozhou or Longquan ceramic. Grey stoneware with transparent green glaze. a) Bowl in trumpet shape with crazed glaze. Inside in deeper diagonal cuts. Part of the lip edged in silver. b) Bowl with sweeping sides. The outside with flatter cuts, inside carved with leaves. Each: Hight 7.3cm, Ø 18cm. Condition B. Van Ham. Asian Art, Auction 384 (08/12/2016) 
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21 novembre 2016

A rare Longquan celadon tripod censer, Southern Song-Yuan Dynasty (1127-1368)

Lot 3132. A rare Longquan celadon tripod censer, Southern Song-Yuan Dynasty (1127-1368). Estimate HKD 500,000 - HKD 800,000 (USD 64,776 - USD 103,642). Photo Christie's Images Ltd 2016. The compressed body is moulded with three narrow flanges each above a slightly splayed, conical leg with animal mask, surmounted by a cylindrical neck rising to the flat, everted rim. The censer is covered overall with a soft green glaze of even tone ending at the bottom of the legs to expose the pale grey ware. 5 1/8 in.... [Lire la suite]