05 octobre 2021

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

Lot 833. A carved Yaozhou celadon bowl, Northern Song dynasty (AD 960-1127); 8 1/8 in. (20.6 cm.) diam., Japanese wood box. Estimate: USD 25,000 - USD 35,000. Price realised USD 27,500. © Christie's 2021 The bowl is finely potted with rounded sides rising to a lipped rim. The interior is carved with a scrolling stem bearing a lotus blossom, a large leaf and another flower. The bowl is covered inside and out with a glaze of olive-green tone, except for the base of the foot ring which shows the... [Lire la suite]

28 février 2021

A rare white glazed Cizhou jar, Northern Song dynasty (AD 960-1127)

Lot 854. A rare white glazed Cizhou jar, Northern Song dynasty (AD 960-1127); 6 ½ in. (16.5 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 30,000 - USD 50,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2021 The globular body rising from a short straight foot to a broad tapering short neck, is decorated with five rows of curled petals, and is covered in a creamy-white slip falling short of the foot to reveal the buff body. Provenance: Stephen Junkunc, III (d. 1978) Collection. Note: Compare the very similar Cizhou jar of comparable size, dated... [Lire la suite]
28 octobre 2020

A Ding black-glazed kundika, Northern Song Dynasty (AD 960-1127)

Lot 253. A Ding black-glazed kundika, Northern Song Dynasty (AD 960-1127); 19 cm. (7 4/8 in.) high. Price estimate: HKD: 250,000 - 350,000 (USD: 32,300 - 45,200). Auction Result: HKD: 295,000. © 2020 China Guardian (HK) Auctions Co., Ltd. Provenance: A Japanese museum collection (postcard included). China Guardian (HK) Auctions Co., Ltd. Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art: Part I, 2020 Autumn Auctions
24 mai 2020

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

Lot 3238. A Yaozhou celadon petal-carved bowl, Northern Song dynasty (AD 960-1127); 5 ¾ in. (14.8 cm.) diam. Estimate $70,000 - $10,000. Price Realized $7,500. © Christie's Image Ltd 2015 The bowl has rounded sides well carved on the exterior with four rows of overlapping petal tips and is covered overall with a glaze of grey-green color that also covers the interior of the neatly cut foot ring and the base, box Provenance: Christie's New York, 21 September 2004, lot 199. Note: A very... [Lire la suite]
10 avril 2019

A carved Yaozhou celadon 'Wave and Fish' bowl, Northern Song dynasty (AD 960-1127)

Lot 1477. A carved Yaozhou celadon 'Wave and Fish' bowl, Northern Song dynasty (AD 960-1127); 11.5 cm. diam. Estimate HKD 30,000 - 50,000 (USD 3,800 - 6,400). Lot sold HKD 88,500. © 2019 China Guardian (HK) Auctions Co., Ltd. China Guardian. 2019 Spring Auctions. Ancient Chinese Ceramics from the Tang to the Song Dynasty   
09 avril 2019

A carved Ding white-glazed 'Daylily' washer, Northern Song dynasty (AD 960-1127)

Lot 1453. A carved Ding white-glazed 'Daylily' washer, Northern Song dynasty (AD 960-1127); 14.8 cm. diam. Estimate HKD 50,000 - 80,000 (USD 6,400 - 10,300). Auction Result: HKD 129,800. © 2019 China Guardian (HK) Auctions Co., Ltd. China Guardian. 2019 Spring Auctions. Ancient Chinese Ceramics from the Tang to the Song Dynasty  

12 février 2019

A small circular Dingyao box and cover, Northern Song dynasty (AD 960-1127)

Lot 730. A small circular Dingyao box and cover, Northern Song dynasty (AD 960-1127); 3 in. (7.5 cm.) diam. Estimate $10,000 - USD 15,000. Price Realized $11,875. © Christie’s Image Ltd 2014 Both the box and cover are covered inside and out with a clear glaze that ends above the flat base to expose the fine white ware. The interior rims are left unglazed, Japanese wood box.  Christie’s. FINE CHINESE CERAMICS AND WORKS OF ART, 18 – 19 September 2014, New York, Rockefeller... [Lire la suite]
12 février 2019

A Yaozhou celadon carved dish, Northern Song Dynasty (AD 960-1127)

Lot 727. A Yaozhou celadon carved dish, Northern Song Dynasty (AD 960-1127); 7½ in. (19 cm.) diam. Estimate $15,000 – $20,000. Price Realized $52,500. © Christie’s Image Ltd 2014 Of shallow form with a slightly everted rim, the dish is freely carved in the interior with a leafy stem bearing a peony blossom with combed details, and covered allover in a greyish-green glaze, wood box Provenance: A Japanese private collection, acquired in the 1990s. Note: With its elegant form and... [Lire la suite]
15 septembre 2018

A brown-striped globular jar, Northern Song dynasty (AD 960-1127)

Lot 1282. A brown-striped globular jar, Northern Song dynasty (AD 960-1127); 5 in. (12.7 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 4,000 - USD 6,000. Price realised USD 4,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2018. The high-shouldered, tapering globular body is decorated in brown with five groups of vertical stripes, each group composed of seven stripes, on an ivory-white ground applied over a white slip that ends above the foot and at the edge of the unglazed mouth rim exposing the coarse, buff ware. The interior is covered with a... [Lire la suite]
02 septembre 2018

A dark olive-green-glazed phoenix-head ewer, Northern Song dynasty (AD 960-1127)

Lot 1285. A dark olive-green-glazed phoenix-head ewer, Northern Song dynasty (AD 960-1127); 11 ¾ in. (30.5 cm.) high. Estimate USD 3,000 - USD 5,000. Price realised USD 3,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2018. The dark olive-green-glazed ewer has an ovoid body carved with overlapping lotus petals and a tall, tapering, ringed neck flanked by the spout and double-strap handle and surmounted by a phoenix head below the flared, shaped mouth.  Provenance: Peter Scheinman (1932-2017) Collection, New York. ... [Lire la suite]