03 septembre 2015

A Yaozhou celadon carved conical bowl, Northern Song dynasty (AD 960-1127)

A Yaozhou celadon carved conical bowl, Northern Song dynasty (AD 960-1127). Estimate $4,000 – $6,000. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 The deep, flared sides are slightly rounded, and the interior is carved in the center with a peony sprig and below the lipped rim with a band of leafy scroll. The bowl is covered overall with a glaze of olive-green tone. 7 3/8 in. (18.8 cm.) diam. Provenance: Sotheby's London, 9 December 1991, lot 122. Christie's. FINE CHINESE CERAMICS AND WORKS OF ART, 17 - 18 September... [Lire la suite]

03 septembre 2015

A Cizhou-type blackish-brown-glazed bowl with white rim, Northern Song dynasty (AD 960-1127)

A Cizhou-type blackish-brown-glazed bowl with white rim, Northern Song dynasty (AD 960-1127). Estimate $6,000 – $8,000. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 The rounded conical bowl is covered inside and out with a blackish-brown glaze below the everted rim covered in a white slip under a clear glaze. 4 5/8 in. (11.7 cm.) diam., Japanese wood box Christie's. FINE CHINESE CERAMICS AND WORKS OF ART, 17 - 18 September 2015, New York, Rockefeller Plaza
03 septembre 2015

A small Dingyao carved bowl, Northern Song dynasty (AD 960-1127)

A small Dingyao carved bowl, Northern Song dynasty (AD 960-1127). Estimate $10,000 – $15,000. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 The bowl has deep, rounded sides and is carved in the interior with a single blossom borne on a leafy stem, and is covered overall below the unglazed rim with a glaze of ivory tone that pools in tears of greyish-olive tone on the exterior. 3 7/8 in. (9.8 cm.) diam., Japanese wood box Christie's. FINE CHINESE CERAMICS AND WORKS OF ART, 17 - 18 September 2015, New York, Rockefeller... [Lire la suite]
03 septembre 2015

A large carved Yaozhou celadon bowl, Northern Song dynasty (AD 960-1127)

A large carved Yaozhou celadon bowl, Northern Song dynasty (AD 960-1127). Estimate $8,000 – $12,000. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 The bowl, with deep, conical sides that flare to an up-curved rim, is well carved on the interior with a peony blossom surrounded by six leaves below a line border, and on the exterior with a broad band of simplified petals rising to a line border, all under a glaze of dark olive-green color that ends in a line at the unglazed foot. 9 5/8 in. (24.5 cm.) diam. Provenance: Sotheby's... [Lire la suite]
03 septembre 2015

A rare pair of small Cizhou-type russet-glazed dishes, Northern Song dynasty (AD 960-1127)

A rare pair of small Cizhou-type russet-glazed dishes, Northern Song dynasty (AD 960-1127). Estimate $15,000 – $20,000. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 Each has shallow, rounded sides that flare widely to the everted rim, and is covered inside and out with a somewhat metallic russet glaze that ends in a circle around the flat base, exposing the pale grey ware. 4 3/8 in. (11 cm.) diam., box Provenance: Sotheby's London, 27 November 1973, lot 154.Edward T. Chow Collection; Sotheby's London, 16 December 1980, lot... [Lire la suite]
03 septembre 2015

A very rare and important brown-glazed Dingyao molded conical bowl, Northern Song dynasty (AD 960-1279)

A very rare and important brown-glazed Dingyao molded conical bowl, Northern Song dynasty (AD 960-1279). Estimate $600,000 – $800,000. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 The bowl has a widely flared body crisply molded on the interior with a lotus plant and sagittaria sagittifolia in the center below two fish swimming amidst further lotus plants, sagittaria sagittifolila, water weeds and grasses on the sides, and is covered overall with a glaze of ochre-brown color that stops at the unglazed rim exposing... [Lire la suite]


03 septembre 2015

A Yaozhou celadon bowl, Northern Song dynasty (AD 960-1127)

A Yaozhou celadon bowl, Northern Song dynasty (AD 960-1127). Estimate $6,000 – $8,000. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 The deep, straight sides are covered all over in a glaze of greyish-olive color that falls to the top of the neatly-cut foot ring. 4 1/8 in. (10.4 cm.) diam., Japanese wood box The Property of a Private Japanese Collector  Christie's. FINE CHINESE CERAMICS AND WORKS OF ART, 17 - 18 September 2015, New York, Rockefeller Plaza
03 septembre 2015

A rare small Yaozhou russet-glazed vase, meiping, Northern Song dynasty (AD 960-1127)

A rare small Yaozhou russet-glazed vase, meiping, Northern Song dynasty (AD 960-1127). Estimate $6,000 – $8,000. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 The vase has a high-shouldered body, waisted neck and rounded rim, and is covered with a glaze of russet color that falls in an irregular line to the foot. 3 7/8 in. (9.9 cm.) high Provenance: Sotheby's New York, 29 November 1993, lot 226. Christie's. FINE CHINESE CERAMICS AND WORKS OF ART, 17 - 18 September 2015, New York, Rockefeller Plaza
03 septembre 2015

A small Dingyao carved dish, Northern Song dynasty, 11th-12th century

A small Dingyao carved dish, Northern Song dynasty, 11th-12th century. Estimate $4,000 – $6,000. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 The dish has shallow sides rounding upwards in a slight flare to the metal-mounted rim, and the interior is carved with a leafy stem bearing a single lotus. The dish is covered inside and out with a glaze of ivory tone that also covers the base. 4 ¾ in. (12.1 cm.) diam. Christie's. FINE CHINESE CERAMICS AND WORKS OF ART, 17 - 18 September 2015, New York, Rockefeller Plaza
27 août 2015

A pair of glazed white stoneware bowls, Northern Song dynasty

A pair of glazed white stoneware bowls, Northern Song dynasty. Estimate 15,000 — 25,000 USD. Photo: Sotheby's. each of conical form with everted sides rising from a short foot, the lobed body with a slightly flared rim, covered overall in a transparent glaze stopping irregularly above the foot revealing the white body (2). Diameter 4 5/8  in., 11.7 cm Sotheby's. Important Chinese Art, New York, 15 sept. 2015