12 juillet 2016

An exceptional Longquan celadon ewer, Ming dynasty, early 15th century1

Lot 3128. An exceptional Longquan celadon ewer, Ming dynasty, early 15th century. Estimate 3,000,000 — 4,000,000 HKD. Lot sold 3,380,000 HKD. Photo: Sotheby's the well balanced pear-shaped body rising from a straight foot to a slender neck and an everted mouth rim, set on one side with a tall curved tubular spout joined to the neck by a moulded cloud-shaped strut, opposite an arched strap handle, all beneath a glossy and unctuous celadon glaze pooling below the belly and near the... [Lire la suite]

02 juillet 2016

A Longquan celadon large saucer dish, Ming dynasty (1368-1644)

Lot 179. A Longquan celadon large saucer dish, Ming dynasty (1368-1644). Estimate £600 - 800 (€720 - 950). Photo Bonhams. The flat rim with foliate form edge above a cavetto with wave and lotus designs around a central design of a temple above waves, (hairline crack and associated rim chip), 41cm diameter Bonhams. ASIAN ART, 13 Jul 2016, 11:00 BST - EDINBURGH 
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02 juillet 2016

A Longquan celadon large saucer dish, Ming dynasty (1368-1644)

Lot 177. A Longquan celadon large saucer dish, Ming dynasty (1368-1644). Estimate £600 - 900 (€720 - 1,100). Photo Bonhams. The flat rim with foliate form edge above a lobed cavetto and central basket weave design to the centre of the well, (fine hairline crack), 36.5cm diameter Bonhams. ASIAN ART, 13 Jul 2016, 11:00 BST - EDINBURGH
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02 juillet 2016

A Longquan celadon dish, Ming dynasty (1368-1644)

Lot 174. A Longquan celadon dish, Ming dynasty (1368-1644). Estimate £600 - 900 (€720 - 1,100). Photo Bonhams. The slightly domed centre carved with a peony within a lobed cavetto and barbed rim, 31.5cm diameter Bonhams. ASIAN ART, 13 Jul 2016, 11:00 BST - EDINBURGH
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28 juin 2016

A Longquan celadon censer with carved lotus decoration, Ming dynasty (1368-1644)

Lot 9348. A Longquan celadon censer with carved lotus decoration, Ming dynasty (1368-1644). Estimate US$ 1,200 - 1,800 (€1,100 - 1,600). Photo Bonhams. Thickly potted with a flared rim, short waist and compressed globular body raised on three conical legs, the walls carved with freely drawn leaf scrolls and combed accents beneath a craze-filled sea-green glaze covering most surfaces except the floor of the well and the base centered with a circular projecting flange (crack through base). 13in (33cm)... [Lire la suite]
28 juin 2016

A Longquan celadon deep dish, 14th century

Lot 9347. A Longquan celadon deep dish, 14th century. Estimate US$ 2,000 - 3,000 (€1,800 - 2,700). 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 character shan (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... [Lire la suite]
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28 juin 2016

A Longquan celadon dish, Ming dynasty (1368-1644)

Lot 9346. A Longquan celadon dish, Ming dynasty (1368-1644). Estimate US$ 2,000 - 3,000 (€1,800 - 2,700). Photo Bonhams. Thickly molded with a barbed rim and conforming shallow well loosely incised with a leaf scroll design and a floral roundel stamped at the center, the exterior walls incised in a lotus and leaf scroll pattern, the olive green glaze applied everywhere except the cinnamon-burn firing ring on the recessed base (extensive wear to glaze). 9 1/2in (24.5cm) diameter  Bonhams. ASIAN... [Lire la suite]
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28 juin 2016

A fine and rare Longquan celadon vase with molded decoration, Yuan dynasty (1271-1368)

Lot 9345. A fine and rare Longquan celadon vase with molded decoration, Yuan dynasty (1271-1368). Estimate US$ 2,000 - 3,000 (€1,800 - 2,700). Photo Bonhams. Thickly formed and molded in raised relief with horizontal string bands beneath the flared rim and opposing flowering branches rising from further string bands at the base of the tall neck, a graceful flower and leaf scroll band and raised lotus petals surrounding the body of inverted pear form resting on a wedged foot with shallowly recessed base, the... [Lire la suite]
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26 juin 2016

A Longquan celadon jarlet and cover, Ming Dynasty

Lot 8241. A Longquan celadon jarlet and cover, Ming Dynasty. Estimate US$ 2,000 - 3,000 (€1,800 - 2,700). Photo Bonhams. Molded with a circular rim and eight faceted walls to the body of inverted pear form, each carved with a lei-wen reserve above descending and ascending leaves visible beneath the olive green glaze applied to all surfaces except the foot ring and lip, the octagonal cover incised with scroll work below a lotus bud finial and partially covered with glaze. 3 3/4in (9.5cm) high Bonhams. CHINESE,... [Lire la suite]
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21 juin 2016

Longquan Celadon Tripod Censer, Southern Song Dynasty (1127-1279)

Lot 31. Longquan Celadon Tripod Censer, Southern Song Dynasty (1127-1279). Estimate 15 000 € - 19 500 €. Unsold. Photo Auctionata AG Stoneware with celadon colored glaze, old gold lacquer repairs (kintsugi). The compressed body with three raised flanges above the tapering legs joined by a band at the shoulder, overall covered with a pale celadon glaze thinning on the extremities, on the rim two old gold lacquer repairs (kintsugi), Base with an old collector’s label - Height: 5.5... [Lire la suite]