23 mars 2016

A Cizhou black-glazed and a Cizhou white-glazed lamp stand, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234)

Lot 77, A Cizhou black-glazed and a Cizhou white-glazed lamp stand, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234). Estimate HK$40,000 – HK$60,000 ($5,182 - $7,773). Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2016 The black-glazed vessel is potted with a wide circular flange surmounting a columnar body, above a two-tiered stepped foot, covered with a dark-brown glaze stopping above the bottom tier of the foot, exposing the pale russet-brown body; the smaller white-glazed vessel is similarly potted with a wide circular flange above the... [Lire la suite]

23 mars 2016

A Cizhou white-rimmed marbled bowl, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234)

Lot 66, A Cizhou white-rimmed marbled bowl, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234). Estimate HK$40,000 – HK$60,000 ($5,182 - $7,773). Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2016 The bowl with rounded sides is raised on a short foot ring, the marbled ware is applied with a plain creamy-white slip on the mouth rim, all covered in a clear glaze. 3 1/2 in. (8.9 cm.) diam., box CHRISTIE'S. THE PAVILION SALE - CHINESE CERAMICS AND WORKS OF ART, 5 April 2016, Hong Kong
22 mars 2016

A large and finely moulded ding 'lotus' dish, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234)

Lot 63, A large and finely moulded Ding 'lotus' dish, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234). Estimate HK$1,000,000 – HK$1,500,000 ($129,555 - $194,332). Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2016. With shallow rounded sides, the interior is finely moulded with a central medallion of lotus plants and water weeds encircled by a narrow band of key fret and an outer band of peony scroll, all below a double bow-string band, covered inside and out with a glaze of ivory tone continuing over the shallow ring foot to cover the base and... [Lire la suite]
22 mars 2016

A Ding-type white-glazed vase, yuhuchunping, northern song-jin dynasty (960-1234)

Lot 61, A Ding-type white-glazed vase, yuhuchunping, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234). Estimate HK$80,000 – HK$120,000 ($10,364 - $15,547). Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2016. The pear-shaped vase is elegantly potted with a short foot rising to a slender neck and flared mouth, covered with a white glaze that continues inside the neck, with the exception of the unglazed foot exposing the pale white biscuit body. 11 in. (27.9 cm.) high, box CHRISTIE'S. THE PAVILION SALE - CHINESE CERAMICS AND WORKS OF ART,... [Lire la suite]
12 mars 2016

A black-glazed russet-splashed vase, Northern Song-Jin Dynasty

Lot 259, A black-glazed russet-splashed vase, Northern Song-Jin Dynasty. Estimate 15,000 — 20,000 USD. Photo: Sotheby's the pear-shaped body rising from a flared foot to a slender neck and everted rim, the lustrous black glaze painted in rust-brown with a stylized floral bloom, the glaze stopping at the foot revealing the buff colored body. Height 11 1/8  in., 28.3 cm The dating of this lot is consistent with the C-Link Research and Development Ltd thermoluminescence test, report no.... [Lire la suite]
12 mars 2016

A ribbed brown-glazed jar, Northern Song-Jin Dynasty

Lot 258, A ribbed brown-glazed jar, Northern Song-Jin Dynasty. Estimate 15,000 — 25,000 USD. Photo: Sotheby's the compressed globular body with short straight neck and wide mouth, set to the shoulders with four X-pattern slip-decorated strap handles, the sides applied in white slip with eight clusters of three vertical ribs under a rich brownish-black glaze stopping neatly above the short foot. Length 6 in., 15.2 cm Provenance: Collection of Carl Kempe, Sweden.J.J. Lally... [Lire la suite]

28 février 2016

A Henan Black-Glazed 'Oil-Spot' Bowl, Northern Song-Jin Dynasty

Lot 215. A Henan Black-Glazed 'Oil-Spot' Bowl, Northern Song-Jin Dynasty. Estimate US$ 5,000 — 7,000. Photo Sotheby's with deep rounded sides raised on a short splayed foot ring, the interior finished with a thick ridge below the rim, covered overall with a lustrous brown-black glaze suffused with a dense pattern of silver 'oil-spots', thinning to an ochre-green at the rims, the glaze continuing over the upper half of the exterior, with the lower body and base applied with a thin teadust-brown glaze, the... [Lire la suite]
28 février 2016

A 'Cizhou' Russet-Splashed Black-Glazed Bowl, Northern Song-Jin Dynasty

Lot 214. A 'Cizhou' Russet-Splashed Black-Glazed Bowl, Northern Song-Jin Dynasty. Estimate US$ 40,000 — 60,000. Photo Sotheby's the conical form rising from a short straight foot, the interior covered with a glossy black-brown glaze, thinning to a caramel-brown at the rim and liberally applied with russet 'partridge feather' streaks, the exterior with a russet glaze stopping neatly above the unglazed foot ring to reveal the buff gray body, Japanese wood box (3) - Diameter 6 1/2... [Lire la suite]
28 février 2016

A Black-Glazed 'Oil-Spot' Bowl, Northern Song-Jin Dynasty

Lot 209. A Black-Glazed 'Oil-Spot' Bowl, Northern Song-Jin Dynasty. Estimate US$ 30,000 — 50,000. Photo Sotheby's delicately potted with an incurved rim, supported on a short foot ring, covered with an unctuous black-brown glaze painted with irregular metallic purplish 'oil-spots', stopping short of the foot to leave an unglazed area covered with a dark purplish-brown slip, Japanese wood box (3) - Diameter 3 3/4  in., 9.5 cm Property from the collection of David and Nayda... [Lire la suite]
16 février 2016

A russet-splashed black-glazed conical bowl, Northern Song-Jin dynasty, 11th-first half 12th century

A russet-splashed black-glazed conical bowl, Northern Song-Jin dynasty, 11th-first half 12th century © Christie's Image 2003 The slightly rounded sides rising to the gently everted rim, the interior covered with a black glaze splashed with russet markings and thinning to russet on the rim, the exterior covered with a matte russet skin falling short of the shallow ring foot - 4¾in. (12cm.) diam. Lot 251. Estimate $7,000 - $9,000. Price Realized $9,560  Provenance: Stephen Junkunc, III.Important... [Lire la suite]