14 février 2019

A large Junyao bowl, Northern Song-Jin dynasty, 12th-13th century

Lot 744. A large Junyao bowl, Northern Song-Jin dynasty, 12th-13th century; ¾ in. (22.2 cm.) diam. Estimate $40,000 - $60,000. Price Realized $47,500. © Christie’s Image Ltd 2014. The bowl is of deep, rounded conical form, and covered inside and out with a glaze of milky blue color thinning to mushroom on the rim, wood box. Note: A smaller bowl (14 cm.) of similar shape is illustrated in Mayuyama: Seventy Years, vol. 1, Tokyo, 1976, no. 398. Compare, also, another smaller... [Lire la suite]

12 février 2019

A molded Dingyao bowl, Northern Song-Jin Dynasty, 11th-12th century

Lot 730. A molded Dingyao bowl, Northern Song-Jin Dynasty, 11th-12th century; 7¾ in. (19.7 cm.) diam. Estimate $25,000 – $35,000. Price Realized $52,500. © Christie’s Image Ltd 2014 The bowl has rounded conical sides and is molded on the interior with four peony blooms surrounded by scrolling foliage. The bowl is covered with a glaze of ivory tone below the metal-mounted rim, and there is some pink and grey staining to the glaze below the rim on the exterior, Japanese wood box ... [Lire la suite]
12 février 2019

A small Dingyao carved bowl, Northern Song-Jin Dynasty, 11th-12th century

Lot 728. A small Dingyao carved bowl, Northern Song-Jin Dynasty, 11th-12th century; 3 5/8 in. (9.2 cm.) diam. Estimate $5,000 – $7,000. Price Realized $27,500. © Christie’s Image Ltd 2014 The bowl has deep, rounded sides and is raised on a small, circular foot. The interior is carved with a graceful, leafy stem bearing a large flower below the unglazed rim. The bowl is covered inside and out with a glaze of ivory tone that continues over the foot onto the flat base. Note: A very... [Lire la suite]
12 février 2019

A small Yaozhou celadon molded conical bowl, Northern Song-Jin dynasty, 12th-13th century

Lot 725. A small Yaozhou celadon molded conical bowl, Northern Song-Jin dynasty, 12th-13th century; 4 5/8 in. (11.7 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 5,000 - USD 7,000. Price realised USD 15,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2014. The bowl is molded on the interior with fish swimming amidst waves above a sea creature in the center, with radiating lines cut on the exterior, all under a pale greyish-green glaze..  Note: A pair of Yaozhou molded bowls with this design is in the Percival David Foundation, illustrated by M.... [Lire la suite]
11 février 2019

A rare large Cizhou-type brown-painted vase, Northern Song-Jin dynasty, 12th-13th century

Lot 705. A rare large Cizhou-type brown-painted vase, Northern Song-Jin dynasty, 12th-13th century; 16 3/8 in. (41.5 cm.) high. Estimate USD 7,000 - USD 10,000. Price realised USD 23,750. © Christie’s Image Ltd 2014 The high-shouldered, tapering body is painted in brown on a white slip with two stems of flowering peony below two leafy sprays on the tall neck that rises to a foliate rim with five out-turned petals, all under a clear glaze that falls irregularly to the stepped foot with... [Lire la suite]
14 janvier 2019

A Yaozhou celadon carved bowl, Northern Song-Jin dynasty, 12th-13th century

Lot 1322. A Yaozhou celadon carved bowl, Northern Song-Jin dynasty, 12th-13th century; 7 7/16 in. (18.8 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 8,000 - USD 12,000. Price realised USD 18,750. © Christie's Images Ltd 2011 The interior well carved with a gracefully swaying stem, enclosed within a quatrelobe cartouche and surrounded by scrolling foliage below a narrow incised line, with a grooved band below the rim on the exterior, covered overall with an attractive olive-green glaze which continues onto the base. ... [Lire la suite]

14 janvier 2019

A molded Yaozhou celadon bowl, Northern Song-Jin dynasty, 11th-12th century

Lot 1321. A molded Yaozhou celadon bowl, Northern Song-Jin dynasty, 11th-12th century; 8 1/8 in. (20.5 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 5,000 - USD 7,000. Price realised USD 6,250. © Christie's Images Ltd 2011 With deep flared sides rising to the rounded rim, molded in the interior with a central leafy spray beneath a border of peony scroll in the cavetto, with a grooved band above the short foot on the exterior, covered overall with an olive-green glaze, the unglazed foot burnt brown in the firing. ... [Lire la suite]
02 septembre 2018

A very rare Yaozhou tripod censer, Northern Song-Jin dynasty, 12th-13th century

  Lot 1315. A very rare Yaozhou tripod censer, Northern Song-Jin dynasty, 12th-13th century; 4 5/8 in. (12 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 20,000 - USD 30,000. Price realised USD 25,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2018. The compressed globular body is raised on three lion's-paw feet, and decorated with a band of foliate scroll below a triple-grooved band. The neck is decorated with a band of upright petals below the everted rim. The censer is covered overall with a pale greyish-green glaze.  Note: A yaozhou... [Lire la suite]
02 septembre 2018

A carved Yaozhou dish, Northern Song-Jin dynasty, 12th-13th century

Lot 1317. A carved Yaozhou dish, Northern Song-Jin dynasty, 12th-13th century; 7¼ in. (18.3 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 12,000 - USD 18,000. Price realised USD 30,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2018. The shallow dish has rounded sides and a slightly everted rim, and is freely carved in the interior with a leafy stem bearing one blossom, with combed details, and is covered all over in a greyish-green glaze stopping short of the foot burnt orange in the firing.  Provenance: Mottahedeh Collection; Sotheby's New York, 8 November... [Lire la suite]
02 septembre 2018

A small carved Yaozhou bowl, Northern Song-Jin dynasty, 12th-13th century

Lot 1293. A small carved Yaozhou bowl, Northern Song-Jin dynasty, 12th-13th century; 4 ¼ in. (10.9 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 4,000 - USD 6,000. Price realised USD 16,250. © Christie's Images Ltd 2018. The bowl is carved in the center with a lotus spray below six slightly raised ribs that rise up the rounded sides to the correspondingly notched rim, and is covered inside and out with an olive-green glaze. Provenance: J.J. Lally & Co., New York, 19 September 2002.Peter Scheinman (1932-2017) Collection, New York. ... [Lire la suite]