30 mai 2022

Song - Yuan dynasty Ceramics sold at Sotheby's, Hong Kong, 25 May 2022

Lot 319. Two small qingbai ewers, Song - Yuan dynasty (960-1368); 17 and 11 cm. Lot sold: 23,940 HKD (Estimate 10,000 - 15,000 HKD). © Sotheby's 2022 Provenance: Acquired in Hong Kong in the 1990s.   Lot 319. A Yaozhou moon-white glazed 'fish' stem cup and a small Longquan celadon double-gourd vase, Song - Yuan dynasty (960-1368); Cup: w. 7.6 cm, h. 5.8 cm, Gourd vase: h. 8 cm. Lot sold: 35,280 HKD (Estimate 30,000 - 50,000 HKD). © Sotheby's 2022 ... [Lire la suite]

28 mai 2022

Song dynasty Ceramics sold at Sotheby's Hong Kong, 25 May 2022

    Lot 313. A Cizhou white-glazed incense burner, Song dynasty (960-1279); h. 9.9 cm, w. 11 cm, silver cover, wood stand, Japanese wood box. Lot sold: 25,200 HKD (Estimate 20,000 - 30,000 HKD). © Sotheby's 2022 Lot 315. A Henan 'oil spot' bowl, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279); 11.3 cm. Lot sold: 94,500 HKD (Estimate 60,000 - 80,000 HKD). © Sotheby's 2022 Lot 316. A Jian 'hare's fur' bowl, Song... [Lire la suite]
18 mai 2022

A small Longquan celadon washer, Southern Song dynasty

Lot 3604. A small Longquan celadon washer, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279); 14.3 cm. Lot sold 302,400 HKD (Estimate : 240,000 - 300,000 HKD). © Sotheby's 2022 Provenance: Yangdetang Collection. Christie's Hong Kong, 30th May 2018, lot 3096. Sotheby's. Important Chinese Art including Jades from the De An Tang Collection and Gardens of Pleasure – Erotic Art from the Bertholet Collection, Hong Kong, 29 April 2022
18 mai 2022

A Longquan celadon tripod incense burner, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279)

Lot 3601. A Longquan celadon tripod incense burner, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279); d. 14.5 cm, Meiji period silver cover. Lot sold 819,000 HKD (Estimate : 400,000 - 600,000 HKD). © Sotheby's 2022 Provenance: A Japanese private collection Note: The delicate celadon glaze and clear profile of this incense burner demonstrate the level of artistic and technical refinement achieved at the Longquan kilns during the Southern Song dynasty. Distributed in southern Zhejiang... [Lire la suite]
13 mai 2022

A rare Longquan celadon 'dragon and bird' jar and cover, Southern Song dynasty (1126-1279)

Lot 38. A rare Longquan celadon 'dragon and bird' jar and cover, Southern Song dynasty (1126-1279. Height 27.2 cm, 10¾ in. Lot sold 44,100 GBP (Estimate : 30,000 - 50,000 GBP). © Sotheby's 2022 Provenance: Sotheby's Hong Kong, 21st May 1985, lot 73. The Muwen Tang Collection. Sotheby’s London, 12th November 2003, lot 79. Exhibited: Selected Treasures of Chinese Art, Min Chiu Society Thirtieth Anniversary Exhibition, Hong Kong Museum of Art, Hong Kong, 1990-91, cat. no. 112. ... [Lire la suite]
17 mars 2022

Zetterquist Galleries, 'Chinese Ceramics from Tang - Yuan Dynasty' at Asia Week New York 2022

Zetterquist Galleries's March 2022 exhibition will feature Chinese ceramics from the Tang through Yuan dynasties. It features exquisite examples of celadons from Yaozhou, Yue, and Longquan kilns. There is an exquisitely carved Yaozhou peony bowl from a New York collection and an heirloom-quality Longquan celadon vase from an old English collection. There are persimmon-glazed bowls from Yaozhou and Jian-yao kilns, as well as a tortoiseshell censer from Jizhou. Of the many white wares in the exhibition, there is a carved Dingyao twin... [Lire la suite]

10 mars 2022

A Longquan celadon vase, Southern Song-Yuan dynasty, 12th-14th century

Lot 1092. A Longquan celadon vase, Southern Song-Yuan dynasty, 12th-14th century; 10 3⁄8 in. (26.4 cm.) high, Japanese wood box. Estimate USD 20,000 – USD 40,000. © Christie's 2022 The body is molded with peony blossoms borne on curling stems below a series of concentric rings encircling the trumpet-shaped neck. The vase is covered overall with a glaze of even blue-green tone. Provenance: Acquired in Japan, 1980s. Christie's. Important Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, New York, 25... [Lire la suite]
10 mars 2022

A small Longquan celadon jar and cover, Southern Song-Yuan dynasty (1127-1368)

Lot 1083. A small Longquan celadon jar and cover, Southern Song-Yuan dynasty (1127-1368); 5 3⁄8 in. (13.7 cm.) high. Estimate USD 8,000 – USD 12,000. © Christie's 2022 The jar is carved with slender, vertical, rib-like petals which are repeated on the domed section of the leaf-form cover with stem finial. The jar and cover are covered in a lustrous, sea-green glaze. Provenance: Christie's New York, 3 June 1993, lot 206. Christie's. Important Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, New York, 25 march 2022
10 mars 2022

A Longquan celadon model of a shrine, Ming dynasty (1368-1644)

Lot 1106. A Longquan celadon model of a shrine, Ming dynasty (1368-1644); 9 3⁄4 in. (24.7 cm.) high. Estimate USD 6,000 – USD 8,000. © Christie's 2022 The figure of Guanyin is left in the biscuit and shown seated on a cloth-draped ledge within a celadon-glazed grotto framed by leafy stems that rise towards further intertwined stems and the moon above, while two acolytes are shown standing below. Property from the McLendon Collection. Provenance: E. & J. Frankel, New York, September... [Lire la suite]
10 mars 2022

A molded Longquan celadon 'fu shou' vase, Yuan-early Ming dynasty, 14th century

Lot 1105. A molded Longquan celadon 'fu shou' vase, Yuan-early Ming dynasty, 14th century; 8 in. (20.3 cm.) high. Estimate USD 8,000 – USD 12,000. © Christie's 2022 The pearshaped vase is molded on either side with a ruyi-shaped panel, one containing the character fu (fortune), the other character shou (long life), below the neck flanked by elephant-head handles suspending fixed rings and the lotus blossom-form mouth. Provenance: Ralph M. Chait Galleries, New York. ... [Lire la suite]