07 septembre 2017

A Qingbai ewer and cover, Northern Song dynasty, 11th-12th century

Lot 1122. A Qingbai ewer and cover, Northern Song dynasty, 11th-12th century, 9 in. (22.8 cm.) high. Estimate USD 6,000 - USD 8,000. Price realised USD 100,000 © Christie's Images Ltd 2017 The body is potted with eight vertical lobes that rise to an overlapping lotus petal collar at the base of the trumpet neck, and a leaf is incised at the base of the curved spout and strap handle. The cover is surmounted by a Buddhist lion finial and has a small rectangular cut-out flanked by two tiny holes on... [Lire la suite]

07 septembre 2017

A Qingbai melon-form box and cover, Northern Song dynasty, 11th-12th century

Lot 1120. A Qingbai melon-form box and cover, Northern Song dynasty, 11th-12th century, 3 ½ in. (9 cm.) high. Estimate USD 6,000 - USD 8,000. Price realised USD 16,250. © Christie's Images Ltd 2017 The box and cover are potted in the form of a melon with tall lobed sides, the cover applied with a stem-form finial, and the whole covered overall with a transparent glaze of pale aquamarine tone with the exception of the base and rims. Provenance: J.J. Lally & Co., New York, 13 September... [Lire la suite]
04 septembre 2017

A pair of qingbai vases, meiping, Yuan dynasty (1279-1368)

Lot 1171. A pair of qingbai vases, meiping, Yuan dynasty (1279-1368); 11 ¾ in. (29.8 cm.) high. Estimate USD 6,000 - USD 8,000. Price realised USD 6,250. © Christie's Images Ltd 2017 Each vase is covered overall with a bluish-white glaze that continues over the rim and ends above the foot. Christie's. Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, 14 - 15 September 2017, New York
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01 septembre 2017

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

Lot 90. A small Qingbai foliate dish, Song dynasty (960-1279). Diameter 5 3/8  in., 13.6 cm. Estimate 5,000 - 7,000 USD. Lot sold 10,625 USD. Photo: Sotheby's. thinly potted with gently rounded sides rising to a slightly flared petal-lobed rim, the cavetto with six thin vertical lines of slip demarcating the petals, covered overall with a pale blue-green glaze suffused with a network of fine craquelure. Provenance: Priestley & Ferraro, London. Sotheby's. Important Chinese Art, New York, 13 Sep... [Lire la suite]
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07 août 2017

A Qingbai carved conical bowl, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279)

Lot 1496. A Qingbai carved conical bowl, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279), 7 ¼ in. (18.4 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 6,000 - USD 8,000. Price realised USD 15,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2016 The bowl has widely flared sides and is well carved on the interior with lotus scroll bearing four blossoms, two shown full, and two shown in profile, the flowers interspersed with water weeds, all under a glaze of aquamarine color that pools to a deep tone in the carving and in the bottom of the... [Lire la suite]
31 juillet 2017

A rare carved Qingbai vase, meiping, Southern Song Dynasty, 12th century

Lot 1119. A rare carved Qingbai vase, meiping, Southern Song Dynasty, 12th century. A rare carved Qingbai vase, meiping, Southern Song Dynasty, 12th century, 9 in. (22.8 cm.) high. Estimate USD 12,000 - USD 18,000. Price realised USD 32,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2011  The tapering ovoid body carved with three six-lobed medallions enclosing peony sprigs reserved on a rouletted ground, separated by small foliate scrolls, all between cloud collar-like borders above and below, covered... [Lire la suite]
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21 juin 2017

A moulded Qingbai 'floral' bowl, Song-Yuan dynasty

Lot 434. A moulded Qingbai 'floral' bowl, Song-Yuan dynasty, 12.3 cm, 4 7/8  in. Estimate 30,000 — 40,000 HKD. Lot sold 52,500 HKD.  Photo: Sotheby's. decorated to the interior with a central floral medallion, surrounded by six flower panels around the cavetto, covered with a translucent blue-tinged glaze Sotheby's. Chinese Art, Hong Kong, 01 Jun 2017
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21 juin 2017

A carved Qingbai tripod incense burner, Song dynasty

Lot 432. A carved Qingbai tripod incense burner, Song dynasty, 11.4 cm, 4 1/2  in. Estimate 40,000 — 60,000 HKD. Lot sold 175,000 HKD.  Photo: Sotheby's. with the deep rounded body supported on three legs each issuing from a mythical beast head, carved to the exterior with undulating floral scrolls below a keyfret band  Sotheby's. Chinese Art, Hong Kong, 01 Jun 2017
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19 juin 2017

A Qingbai lobed box and cover, Song dynasty

Lot 404. A Qingbai lobed box and cover, Song dynasty, height 8.5 cm, 3 3/8  in. Estimate 50,000 — 70,000 HKD. Lot sold 137,500 HKD. Photo: Sotheby's. the sides skillfully modelled with lobed sides simulating petals, the box with a dense diapered pattern, covered overall save for the countersunk base with a pale blue-tinged clear glaze. Provenance: Acquired on 20th March 1988. Sotheby's. Chinese Art, Hong Kong, 01 Jun 2017
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19 juin 2017

A small Qingbai 'lotus' jar, Song dynasty

Lot 390. A small Qingbai 'lotus' jar, Song dynasty, 7.3 cm, 2 7/8  in. Estimate 20,000 — 30,000 HKD. Lot sold 25,000 HKD. Photo: Sotheby's. with a broad shoulder and a short neck, carved around the body with overlapping lotus petals, covered with a translucent blue-tinged glaze Sotheby's. Chinese Art, Hong Kong, 01 Jun 2017 
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