06 juillet 2021

An archaic bronze ritual food vessel, pan, Eastern Zhou dynasty, Spring and Autumn Period (771–476 BC)

  Lot 5012. An archaic bronze ritual food vessel, pan, Eastern Zhou dynasty, Spring and Autumn Period (771–476 BC); 45.5 cm, with Japanese wood box and four X-rays. Estimate: 160,000 - 200,000 HKD. Lot sold: 756,000 HKD. Courtesy Sotheby's. Provenance: Ikeda Gallery, Tokyo, 2010. Note: The interior is later inscribed in the Eastern Han dynasty with the characters zhongping sannian, the third year of Zhongping, corresponding to A.D. 186. Sotheby's. Chinese Art Online, including a... [Lire la suite]

21 janvier 2020

An unusual bronze ritual cylindrical tripod wine container, cover and tray, wen jiu zun and pan, Late Eastern Han dynasty

Lot 1494. An unusual bronze ritual cylindrical tripod wine container, cover and tray, wen jiu zun and pan, Late Eastern Han dynasty, 3rd century BC; Vessel and cover 8¾ in. (22.2 cm.) high, tray 10 7/8 in. (27.5 cm.) diam. Estimate 15,000 - USD 18,000. Price realised USD 18,750. © Christie's Images Ltd 2013 The tripod container has a pair of mask and loose ring handles, and is raised on three stylized bear supports. The sides are encircled by a bowstring band separating two... [Lire la suite]
04 janvier 2018

Giovanni Bilivert, Venus, Cupid and Pan

Lot 18. Giovanni Bilivert (Florence, 1585 - 1644), Venus, Cupid and Pan, inscribed on the reverse in an old hand, possibly by the artist himself: originale di Giovanni Biliverti/ Fiorentino, oil on copper, 18 by 13 in.; 45.7 by 33 cm. Estimate 300,000 — 500,000 USD. Lot sold 879,000 USD. Photo: Sotheby's Provenance: Private U.K. collection, since at least circa 1900;By whom anonymously sold ("Property from a Private Collection"), London, Sotheby's, 4 July 2012, lot... [Lire la suite]
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30 janvier 2017

Dish (Pan) with Scholars in a Landscape, China, Chinese, Late Ming dynasty, about 1550-1644

Dish (Pan) with Scholars in a Landscape, China, Chinese, Late Ming dynasty, about 1550-1644. Black lacquer on wood core with painted decoration. Diameter: 9 3/4 in. (24.8 cm). Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Gift of the Sammy Yu-kuan Lee Family in honor of George Kuwayama on the occasion of his retirement (AC1996.117.1). Photo © Museum Associates/LACMA
25 janvier 2017

Dish (Pan) with a Pair of Mandarin Ducks, China, Jin dynasty, 1127-1234

Dish (Pan) with a Pair of Mandarin Ducks, Jin dynasty, 1127-1234,  China, Hebei Province, Quyang County, Ding ware, molded stoneware with impressed decoration, transparent glaze, and banded metal rim Height: 1/2 in. (1.27 cm); Diameter: 5 1/2 in. (13.97 cm). Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Nathan V. Hammer (54.37.4) . Photo © Museum Associates/LACMA  
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19 avril 2014

Imperial blue and white deep saucer, pan, Jiajing six-character mark within a double ring in underglaze blue and of the period

  Imperial blue and white deep saucer, pan. The base with six-character mark of Jiajing within a double ring in underglaze blue and of the period, 1522-1566. Photo courtesy Marchant with flat everted rim, painted in the centre with a crane on one leg with its head turned, on a rocky promontory, beside a large pine tree with lingzhi and bamboo, with further rocks in the distance, all beneath stylised clouds, encircled within a double ring, the rim with a continuous band of scrolls on a... [Lire la suite]
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19 avril 2014

Imperial dish, pan. The base with six-character mark of Zhengde within a double ring in underglaze blue and of the period

Imperial dish, pan. The base with six-character mark of Zhengde within a double ring in underglaze blue and of the period, 1506-1521. Photo courtesy Marchant with upright rim carved in the centre with a green five-clawed dragon amongst ruyi-head clouds and flames within a single ring, with a further ring beneath the rim, the underside with two similar dragons on an anhua wave and mountain peak ground. 22.5cm diameter. Price on request• Formerly in an English private collection.• Two similar... [Lire la suite]
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19 avril 2014

Blue and white saucer dish, pan, Ming dynasty, Chenghua-Hongzhi, circa 1485

Blue and white saucer dish, pan, Ming dynasty, Chenghua-Hongzhi, circa 1485. Photo courtesy Marchant with gently flared rim painted in the centre with a lotus bouquet consisting of central flowerhead, leaves, a bud, a pod and arrow heads, all tied with a ribbon above stylised water, within a double ring encircled by a geometric cross-hatch design at the rim, the underside decorated with the eight Buddhist emblems, ba bao, each supported by a flowerhead on a continuous scrolling branch with leaves and... [Lire la suite]
13 janvier 2013

Dish (Pan) with Dragon Chasing Flaming Pearl. China, Zhejiang Province, Longquan County, Yuan dynasty, 1279-1368

Dish (Pan) with Dragon Chasing Flaming Pearl. China, Zhejiang Province, Longquan County, Yuan dynasty, 1279-1368 Longquan ware, wheel-thrown stoneware with impressed decoration and green glaze, 3 5/8 x 14 1/4 in. (9.21 x 36.2 cm). Gift of Miss Bella Mabury (M.54.15). LACMA
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13 janvier 2013

Dish (Pan) with Garden Landscape. China, Hebei Province, Quyang County, late Jin dynasty or early Yuan dynasty, about 1200-1300

Dish (Pan) with Garden Landscape. China, Hebei Province, Quyang County, late Jin dynasty or early Yuan dynasty, about 1200-1300 Ding ware, molded stoneware with impressed decoration, transparent glaze, and banded metal rim, Height: 9/10 (2.2 cm); Diameter: 5 1/2 in. (14 cm); Gift of Nasli M. Heeramaneck (M.73.48.106). LACMA
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