25 décembre 2018

A small 'Ding' bowl, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127)

Lot 1372. A small 'Ding' bowl, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127). Diameter 4 1/8  in., 10.5 cm. Estimate $4,000 - $6,000. Sold: $8,125. © Sotheby's with deep rounded sides rising to a lipped rim, all supported on a slightly recessed base and foot, the white stoneware body covered overall with an ivory-tinged glaze, the rim left unglazed. Provenance: Purchased in San Francisco, 1987 Property from the Collection of David and Nayda Utterberg. Sotheby's. Saturday at Sotheby's: Asian Art,... [Lire la suite]

25 décembre 2018

A small carved 'Yaozhou' saucer dish, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127)

Lot 1368. A small carved 'Yaozhou' saucer dish, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127). Diameter 4 7/8  in., 12.5 cm. Estimate $3,000 - $5,000. Sold: $9,375. © Sotheby's the exterior decorated with a single incised line, the interior carved and combed with turbulent waves, covered overall with an attractive olive-green glaze suffused with fine crackle, stopping neatly in a circle around the base exposing the grayish-brown body, Japanese wood box (2). Provenance: Purchased in Tokyo, 1986.... [Lire la suite]
25 décembre 2018

A Yingqing flower-form bowl, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127)

Lot 1366. A Yingqing flower-form bowl, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127). Diameter 5 1/2  in., 14.1 cm. Estimate $2,000 - $3,000. Sold: $16,250. © Sotheby's modeled in the form of a prunus flower with the gently rounded sides rising from a slightly splayed foot, the interior with vertical ridges extending from the five-lobed rim, covered overall with a transparent glaze, together with a small yingqing flower-form box and cover (3). Sotheby's.... [Lire la suite]
10 décembre 2018

A Northern ware Jian-type temmoku bowl, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127)

Lot 70. A Northern ware Jian-type temmoku bowl, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127). 8,9 cm, 3 1/2  in. Estimate 12,000 — 15,000 EUR. Lot Sold: 15.000 EUR. © Sotheby's de forme conique sur un petit pied circulaire, recouvert d'une belle glaçure 'fourrure de lièvre', le pied non émaillé, le col ceint d'une bordure en métal doré. Provenance: Acquired in Japan. Sotheby's. Art d'Asie, 11 décembre 2018
10 décembre 2018

A carved Yaozhou measure, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127)

Lot 68. A carved Yaozhou measure, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127). Diam. 8,5 cm, 3 3/8  in. Estimate 6,000 — 8,000 EUR. Lot Sold: 6.000 EUR. © Sotheby's la panse globulaire décorée de courbes en léger relief imitant la vannerie, les bords ourlés légèrement resserrés, la belle glaçure transparente céladon aux tonalités couleur vert-olive s'arrêtant autour du pied. Provenance: Christie's Hong Kong, 6 th October 2015, lot 109. Sotheby's. Art d'Asie, 11 décembre 2018
02 décembre 2018

A Henan russet-splashed black-glazed vase, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127)

Lot 632. A Henan russet-splashed black-glazed vase, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127); 25.2 cm, 9 7/8  in. Estimate 150,000 — 200,000 HKD. Lot sold 237,500 HKD. © Sotheby's.  of ovoid form, the rounded shoulders narrowing to a short neck and everted rim, covered overall in a lustrous black glaze liberally splashed with russet streaks.  Provenance: Sotheby's Hong Kong, 1st May 2001, lot 503.  Property from the Xinyangtang Collection.  ... [Lire la suite]

01 décembre 2018

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

Lot 610. A Longquan celadon bowl, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127); 15.7 cm, 6 1/8  in. Estimate 50,000 — 70,000 HKD. Lot sold 600,000 HKD. © Sotheby's. of conical form supported on a short foot, covered overall save for the footring in an unctuous sage-green glaze.   Provenance: Tai Sing Fine Antiques Ltd., Hong Kong, 5th June 2001. Property from the Xinyangtang Collection.   Sotheby's. Chinese Art, Hong Kong, 29 november 2018.
01 décembre 2018

A rare Yaozhou celadon tripod box and cover, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127)

Lot 595. A rare Yaozhou celadon tripod box and cover, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127); 12.3 cm, 4 7/8  in. Estimate 60,000 — 80,000 HKD. Lot sold 93,750 HKD. © Sotheby's. of cylindrical form supported on three short legs, decorated with parallel incised lines and set with two tab handles, the cover surmounted by a lotus bud knop, covered overall in an olive-green glaze suffused with crackles, the interior with a brown dressing and splashes of celadon glaze. Provenance: Sotheby's... [Lire la suite]
01 décembre 2018

A rare pair of Yaozhou dishes, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127)

Lot 594. A rare pair of Yaozhou dishes, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127); 11.4 cm, 4 1/2  in. Estimate 20,000 — 30,000 HKD. Lot sold 175,000 HKD. © Sotheby's. each of square form with indented corners, rising from a flat base to an everted rim, applied overall save for the base with an olive-green glaze suffused with crackles. Provenance: Tai Sing Fine Antiques Ltd., Hong Kong, 5th June 2001 Property from the Xinyangtang Collection. Sotheby's. Chinese... [Lire la suite]
01 décembre 2018

A large carved and moulded Yaozhou celadon 'Peony' bowl, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127)

Lot 593. A large carved and moulded Yaozhou celadon 'Peony' bowl, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127); 21 cm, 8 1/4  in. Estimate 250,000 — 300,000 HKD. Lot sold 525,000 HKD. © Sotheby's. of deep conical form supported on a low foot, moulded to the interior with seven blossoming peony sprays wreathed in dense foliage, detailed with finely combed petals and leaves, the exterior crisply carved with large leafy flower sprays, applied overall save for the foot and a ring on... [Lire la suite]