16 mars 2019

A 'Cizhou' 'juluxian' bowl, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234)

Lot 647. A 'Cizhou' 'juluxian' bowl, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234). Diameter 6 3/4 in., 17.1 cm. Estimate: US$6,000 - US$8,000. Courtesy Sotheby's. the deep sides set over a straight foot and rising conically to an everted rim, covered in an ivory-colored glaze suffused with swirling veins of milky taupe tones, the variegation effectively simulating that of marble, the glaze stopping unevenly above the foot exposing the grayish-white body. Provenance: Collection of Dikran G. Kelekian... [Lire la suite]

16 mars 2019

A ribbed brown-glazed jar, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234)

Lot 638. A ribbed brown-glazed jar, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234). Length 6 in., 15.2 cm. Estimate: US$8,000 - US$12,000. Courtesy Sotheby's. the compressed globular body with a 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. Provenance: Collection of Carl Kempe (1884-1967). J.J.... [Lire la suite]
16 mars 2019

A russet-splashed 'partridge feather' lotus bud-form jar and cover, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234)

Lot 635. A russet-splashed 'partridge feather' lotus bud-form jar and cover, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234). Height 4 7/8 in., 12.4 cm. Estimate: US$40,000 - US$60,000. Courtesy Sotheby's. the elegantly rounded sides rising from a short slightly splayed foot to an incurved rim, the exterior covered with a lustrous dark-brown glaze irregularly splashed in russet-brown similar to 'partridge-feather' mottles, stopping unevenly above the foot and neatly at the rim to expose the buff-fired ware, the domed... [Lire la suite]
16 mars 2019

A finely molded 'Ding' 'peony' dish, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234)

Lot 636. A finely molded 'Ding' 'peony' dish, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234). Diameter 8 5/8 in., 22 cm. Estimate: US$150,000 - US$200,000. Courtesy Sotheby's. the angled sides flaring to a six-lobed rim from a broad base and supported on a short straight foot, crisply molded to the interior with an intricate array of peony sprigs comprised of four leafing blossoms and buds encircling a fifth lush bloom, enclosed by six further sprays of flowering peony divided by slender fillets, the reverse undecorated,... [Lire la suite]
13 mars 2019

A Yaozhou celadon 'lotus pond' bowl, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234)

Lot 536. A Yaozhou celadon 'lotus pond' bowl, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234); 5 7/8in (15cm) diam. Estimate US$ 7,000 - 10,000 (€ 6,200 - 8,900). Sold for US$ 20,075 (€ 17,688) inc. premium. © Bonhams 2001-2019 Of wide conical form, supported on a low foot ring encircling the slightly convex foot, the interior impressed with the scene of a lotus pond with two fish and two ducks swimming among aquatic plants, below a foliate scroll band, the exterior with incised lines below the rim, covered overall... [Lire la suite]
13 mars 2019

A Dingyao incised 'lotus' dish, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234)

Lot 535. A Dingyao incised 'lotus' dish, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234); 6 1/2in (16.7cm) diam. Estimate US$ 4,000 - 6,000 (€ 3,500 - 5,300). Sold for US$ 37,575 (€ 33,228) inc. premium. © Bonhams 2001-2019 Potted with shallow curved sides supported on a short foot, the interior finely and freely incised with a medallion enclosing a leafy lotus spray, encircled by six lines radiating outwards towards the notched metal-bound rim, covered overall with an ivory-white glaze.  ... [Lire la suite]

01 janvier 2019

A Dangyangyu brown-glazed bowl, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234)

Lot 119. A Dangyangyu brown-glazed bowl, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234); 2 3/4 in. (7 cm.) high. Estimate HK$70,000 – HK$100,000 ($15,547 - $23,320). Price realised HKD 52,500. © Christie's Image Ltd 2015 The cup is potted with deep rounded sides rising to a finger-grooved rim. It is covered inside and out with a slightly mottled brown glaze embellished with scattered russet spots, with the glaze ending evenly above the foot to reveal the buff body, box. Provenance: The Muwen Tang... [Lire la suite]
25 décembre 2018

A rare green 'Jun' bowl and cover, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234)

Lot 1370. A rare green 'Jun' bowl and cover, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234). Diameter 4 3/4  in., 12.2 cm. Estimate $2,000 - $3,000. Sold: $6,250. © Sotheby's covered overall with an olive-green glaze stopping short of the foot, the clay body of the rim and at the base of the interior left exposed, the dish-shaped cover similarly glazed, Japanese wood box (3). Property from the Collection of David and Nayda Utterberg. Note: Compare a similar green 'Jun' bowl and cover from the Falk... [Lire la suite]
25 décembre 2018

A small green 'Jun' bowl, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234)

Lot 1364. A small green 'Jun' bowl, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234). Diameter 3 1/4  in., 8.1 cm. Estimate $4,000 - $8,000. Sold: $10,000. © Sotheby's the deep rounded sides rising from a short slightly splayed foot to an inverted rim, covered overall with a sage-green glaze, thinning to a mushroom tone at the rim and stopping irregularly at the foot. Sotheby's. Saturday at Sotheby's: Asian Art, New York, 18 March 2017
25 décembre 2018

A small 'Yaozhou' chrysanthemum-form 'dragon' dish, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234)

Lot 1363. A small 'Yaozhou' chrysanthemum-form 'dragon' dish, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234). Diameter 4 7/8  in., 12.4 cm. Estimate $4,000 - $6,000. Sold: $8,125. © Sotheby's potted with the fluted sides rising from a recessed base, carved to the interior with a five-clawed dragon, covered overall with a grayish-green glaze, save for a ring to the underside left unglazed to reveal the gray stoneware body. Sotheby's. Saturday at Sotheby's: Asian Art, New York, 18 March... [Lire la suite]