03 mars 2018

A Qingbai 'Lotus' box and cover, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127)

Lot 532. A Qingbai 'Lotus' box and cover, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127); 4 in. (10.2 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 4,000 - USD 6,000. Price realised USD 28,750. © Christie's Images Ltd 2018 The box and cover are potted with high, rounded sides incised with overlapping lotus petals, and the cover is surmounted by a lotus pod-form finial incised on the flat top with seeds. The box and cover are covered inside and out with a pale blue glaze pooling in the recesses, except for the base and the inner rim of... [Lire la suite]

03 mars 2018

A Qingbai lobed ewer, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127)

Lot 531. A Qingbai lobed ewer, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127); 9 ¾ in. (25 cm.) high. Estimate USD 6,000 - USD 8,000. Price realised USD 68,750. © Christie's Images Ltd 2018 The body is potted with eight vertical lobes and incised with a band of five lines below the shoulder, and a further band at the base of the tall, waisted neck. The strap handle is applied with a small loop at the top, and is opposite the long, curving spout. The ewer is covered overall with a transparent pale bluish glaze that... [Lire la suite]
25 janvier 2018

A Qingbai 'Boys' bowl, Song dynasty (960–1279)

Lot 33. A Qingbai 'Boys' bowl, Song dynasty (960–1279); 18.1cm., 7 1/8 in. Estimate 4,000 — 6,000 GBP. Lot sold 7,500 GBP. Photo Sotheby's 2013 the conical sides rising from a tapering foot to a hexalbobed rim, carved to the interior with three quatrefoil cartouches each enclosing a dancing boy, all divided by foliate floral sprays, covered overall in a translucent bluish glaze. Provenance: K.Y. Fine Art, Hong Kong.R.& V. Tregaskis Oriental Art, Sydney. ... [Lire la suite]
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02 décembre 2017

A Qingbai petal-lobed bowl, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279)

Lot 2991. A Qingbai petal-lobed bowl, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279); 5 3/4 in. (14.6 cm.) diam. Estimate HKD 200,000 - HKD 300,000. Price realised HKD 275,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2017 The bowl is exquisitely potted with conical sides rising from a straight foot ring to a hexa-lobed rim, with six corresponding moulded ribs on the interior. It is covered overall with a pale blue glaze with the exception of the base and underside. Christie's. Important Chinese Ceramics and Works... [Lire la suite]
02 décembre 2017

A pair of Qingbai incised ‘floral scroll’ meiping, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279)

Lot 2904. A pair of Qingbai incised ‘floral scroll’ meiping, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279); 7 1/2 in. (19 cm.) high. Estimate HKD 400,000 - HKD 600,000. Price realised HKD 875,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2017 The pair of vases are elegantly potted with high rounded shoulders and tapered sides. They are freely carved on the exterior with a broad band of scrolling tendrils highlighted by combed incisions between double borders. They are covered with a translucent crackled glaze of pale... [Lire la suite]
28 novembre 2017

A Qingbai meiping and cover, Yuan dynasty (1279-1366)

Lot 397. A Qingbai meiping and cover, Yuan dynasty (1279-1366); 26 cm, 10 1/4  in. Estimate 30,000 — 40,000 HKD. Photo: Sotheby's. the five-lobed body applied with fine beaded decoration forming the outlines of ruyi heads between double fillets, the cover with a lion finial, covered overall save for the footring in a transparent bluish glaze. Sotheby's. Chinese Art including Selected Works of Art from the T.Y. Chao Family Collection, Hong Kong, 30 nov. 2017,... [Lire la suite]

02 novembre 2017

A rare Qingbai baluster vase, Song dynasty (960-1279)

Lot 84. A rare Qingbai baluster vase, Song dynasty (960-1279). 24.2 cm, 9 1/2  in. Estimate 50,000 — 70,000 GBP. Unsold. Photo: Sotheby's. the rounded sides rising from a spreading foot to a waisted neck and scalloped rim, the body carved with a wide band of lotus flowers borne on scrolling branches, between bands of plantain leaves, below a similar band at the neck and covered in a pale-blue glaze pooling to a deeper blue in the carved recesses. Provenance: Acquired in... [Lire la suite]
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02 novembre 2017

A Qingbai foliate dish, Song dynasty (960-1279)

Lot 83. A Qingbai foliate dish, Song dynasty (960-1279). 18 cm, 7 1/8  in. Estimate 10,000 — 15,000 GBP. Photo: Sotheby's. the gently sloping sides rising from a tapered foot to a flared foliate rim, the interior carved with three cranes to the well, covered in a pale-blue translucent glaze. Sotheby's. Important Chinese Art, Londres, 08 nov. 2017, 11:00 AM
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29 octobre 2017

A pair of Qingbai 'Prunus' cups, Song dynasty (960-1127)

Lot 109. A pair of Qingbai 'Prunus' cups, Song dynasty (960-1127). 3 5/8in (9.2cm) diameter. Estimate US$ 2,000 - 3,000 (€1,700 - 2,600). Sold for US$ 2,500 (€2,148). Photo: Bonhams. Each with a thinly-potted body supported on a short foot, the interior molded with a prunus sprig, and covered in a transparent pale-green glaze stopping short of the rim. Provenance: The Chinese Porcelain Company Bonhams. ASIAN WORKS OF ART. 30 Oct 2017, 10:00 EDT, NEW YORK
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06 octobre 2017

A Qingbai lobed wine ewer, cover and bowl, Northern Song dynasty

Lot 14. A Qingbai lobed wine ewer, cover and bowl, Northern Song dynasty. Estimate 500,000 — 700,000. Lot sold 1,187,500 HKD. Photo: Sotheby's. the ewer well potted with a body divided into eight lobes by grooves and resting on a slightly splayed foot of corresponding form, surmounted by an angled shoulder encircled with a border of lotus lappets and a tubular neck, one side with an arched strap handle extending from the neck to the lower shoulder, opposite a slender curved spout issuing from the... [Lire la suite]