25 mars 2015

A Cizhou white meiping, China, Northern Song dynasty (AD 960-1127)

A Cizhou white meiping, China, Northern Song dynasty (AD 960-1127). Estimate $10,000 - $15,000. Price Realized $17,500. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 Stoutly potted with rounded shoulder below a narrow neck and lipped rim, covered with a white slip under a clear glaze falling to the foot rim revealing the grey ware; 9 ¾ in. (24.6 cm.) high, box Provenance: The Collection of Robert H. Ellsworth, New York, acquired in Hong Kong, 1987 Christie's. THE COLLECTION OF ROBERT HATFIELD ELLSWORTH PART IV -... [Lire la suite]

25 mars 2015

A Dingyao lobed bowl, China, Northern Song dynasty (AD 960-1127)

A Dingyao lobed bowl, China, Northern Song dynasty (AD 960-1127). Estimate $6,000 - $8,000. Price Realized $10,625. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 The deep sides divided into six lobes by six ribs of slip on the interior and corresponding carved lines on the exterior below the everted, lobed rim, covered all over, except the rim, with a transparent glaze of greyish-green tone; 4 in. (10.2 cm.) diameter Provenance: The Collection of Robert H. Ellsworth, New York, acquired in Hong Kong, 1987 ... [Lire la suite]
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25 mars 2015

A Northern celadon vase, China, Northern Song dynasty (AD 960-1127)

A Northern celadon vase, China, Northern Song dynasty (AD 960-1127). Estimate $6,000 - $8,000. Price Realized $8,125. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 Heavily potted with tapered body and cylindrical neck encircled by a triple-groove band below the reel-shaped mouth, all under a greyish-green glaze; 12 ½ in. (31.8 cm.) high, box Provenance: The Collection of Robert H. Ellsworth, New York, acquired in Hong Kong, 1987. Christie's. THE COLLECTION OF ROBERT HATFIELD ELLSWORTH PART IV - CHINESE WORKS OF... [Lire la suite]
22 mars 2015

A rare Qingbai iron-brown-decorated figural ewer, China, Northern Song dynasty (AD 960-1127)

A rare Qingbai iron-brown-decorated figural ewer, China, Northern Song dynasty (AD 960-1127). Estimate $60,000 - $80,000. Price Realized $221,000. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 The ewer potted in the shape of an official, his subtly rendered robes with iron-brown borders forming the body of the vessel, his hands clasping the base of the spout instead of a gui tablet, and his head with finely detailed facial features forming the neck below his rust-brown court hat secured by a hat pin that forms the mouth... [Lire la suite]
22 mars 2015

A very rare purple-splashed Junyao hexalobed cup stand, China, Northern Song dynasty (AD 960-1127)

A very rare purple-splashed Junyao hexalobed cup stand, China, Northern Song dynasty (AD 960-1127). Estimate $50,000 - $70,000. Price Realized $665,000 . Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 The hollow-centered cup stand covered with an opaque glaze of milky turquoise color splashed on one side in bluish and reddish purple and thinning to mushroom color on the raised inner, and outer, lobed rim, and then continuing onto the interior wall and the exterior where it falls in heavy drops onto the unglazed, reddish-brown... [Lire la suite]
17 mars 2015

A very rare Yaozhou celadon carved jar, China, Northern Song dynasty (AD 960-1127)

A very rare Yaozhou celadon carved jar, China, Northern Song dynasty (AD 960-1127). Estimate $70,000 – $90,000. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 The sides well carved with leafy meander bearing four peony blossoms, alternately upright or pendent, between a band of overlapping petals below and a triple grooved band above, covered overall with a glaze of greyish-olive color - 5 1/8 in. (13 cm.) high, box Provenance: The Collection of Robert H. Ellsworth, New York, acquired in Hong Kong, 1986. Notes: This globular jar is... [Lire la suite]


17 mars 2015

A Dingyao carved hexalobed dish, Northern Song dynasty, 12th-13th century

A Dingyao carved hexalobed dish, Northern Song dynasty, 12th-13th century. Estimate $12,000 - $18,000. Price Realized $52,500 . Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 The dish, with shallow, rounded sides, is carved in the center with a lotus blossom borne on a leafy stem below six thin ribs of slip applied to the sides and the everted, petal-lobed rim where they end at the unglazed edge, and is covered overall with a glaze of creamy white tone that continues onto the base. 5 ½ in. (14 cm.) diam. ... [Lire la suite]
16 mars 2015

A rare pair of Yaozhou 'persimmon'-glazed jars, Northern Song dynasty, 11th-12th century

A rare pair of Yaozhou 'persimmon'-glazed jars, Northern Song dynasty, 11th-12th century. Estimate $15,000 – $25,000. Unsold. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 Each high-shouldered, tapering jar has a short neck with lipped rim, and is covered overall with a persimmon-brown glaze. 4 ¾ in. (12 cm.) high, box Provenance: Sotheby's London, 7 December 1993, lot 166. Christie's. FINE CHINESE CERAMICS AND WORKS OF ART, 15 - 16 March 2015, New York, Rockefeller Plaza
16 mars 2015

An unusual Dingyao carved bowl, Northern Song dynasty, 11th-12th century

An unusual Dingyao carved bowl, Northern Song dynasty, 11th-12th century. Estimate $20,000 – $30,000. Price Realized $47,500. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 The well-potted bowl has deep, rounded sides that flare towards the metal-bound rim, and is finely carved on the exterior with two graceful lotus sprays. The bowl is covered overall with a glaze of ivory tone gathering in olive-toned tears on the exterior and continuing over the foot to cover the base; 6 ¾ in. (17.2 cm.) diam., box Provenance: C. T.... [Lire la suite]
16 mars 2015

A 'Yaozhou' Celadon 'medallion' bowl, Northern Song dynasty

A 'Yaozhou' Celadon 'medallion' bowl, Northern Song dynasty. Estimate 10,000 — 15,000 USD. Photo Sotheby's of conical form with deep rounded sides rising from a short foot to a slightly everted rim, the interior molded with six floral medallions on a continuous scrolling stem amidst dense foliage centered by a floret, the exterior carved with a band of simplified petals ending below the rim. Diameter 8 in., 20.3 cm Provenance: Private American Collection, prior to 1979. Sotheby's. Important... [Lire la suite]


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