25 juillet 2020

Ceramics from the Collection of Peter Tcherepnine at Christie's, 7 - 24 July 2020

Lot 1. A purple-splashed Jun deep bowl, Jin dynasty (1115-1234); 43⁄8 in. (11.1 cm.) high. Estimate USD 6,000 - USD 8,000 (EUR 5,353.80 - EUR 7,138.40). Price realised USD 11,875. © Christie's Images Ltd 2020. The deep, rounded sides are covered inside and out with a thick glaze of milky blue tone decorated on the exterior with three purple splashes suffused with copper-green spots, the glaze stopping above the foot on the exterior and above the center on the interior. Provenance: Samuel T.... [Lire la suite]

06 mars 2020

Two Junyao deep bowls, Song-Jin Dynasty, 11th-12th century

Lot 1346. Two Junyao deep bowls, Song-Jin Dynasty, 11th-12th century; 7 1/8 and 7 in. (18 and 17.7 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 8,000 - USD 12,000. Price realised USD 11,250. © Christie's Image Ltd 2010.  Both with flared sides rounding upwards to the upright rim, covered inside and out with a milky blue glaze thinning to mushroom on the rim and falling in a slightly irregular line onto the neatly cut foot to expose the grey ware burnt pale brown in the firing, the interior of the foot... [Lire la suite]
04 février 2020

An eel-skin-glazed bottle vase, 18th century

Lot 1203. An eel-skin-glazed bottle vase, 18th century; 14 1/8 in. (35.9 cm.) high. Estimate USD 8,000 - USD 12,000. Price realised USD 10,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2012  The globular body tapers towards the foot and the tall cylindrical neck. It is covered overall with a smooth, finely mottled opaque glaze of dark and paler olive-green tones that thins to a brown color on the rim and shades to a darker brown above the foot, which is covered with a brown wash. Provenance: Samuel... [Lire la suite]
17 décembre 2019

A large carved Longquan celadon pear-shaped bottle, Ming dynasty (1368-1644)

Lot 34. A large carved Longquan celadon pear-shaped bottle, Ming dynasty (1368-1644); 183⁄4 in. (47.6 cm.) high. Estimate: USD 4,000 - USD 6,000. Price Realised: USD 3,750. © Christie's Images Ltd 2019 The heavily potted vase has an ovoid body carved in relief with blossoming peony branches below a band of incised upright plantain leaves on the tall cylindrical neck that flares very slightly towards the rim, and it is covered with a crackled glaze of olive-green color that continues over the mouth rim... [Lire la suite]
02 septembre 2019

A Jun bud-form water pot, Jin-Yuan dynasty, 13th-14th century

Lot 1013. A Jun bud-form water pot, Jin-Yuan dynasty, 13th-14th century; 4 3/8 in. (11 cm) high. Estimate USD 8,000 - USD 12,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2019. The water pot of lotus-bud-form is covered inside and out with a thick glaze of milky, pale-blue color thinning to a mushroom at the mouth rim and ending in an irregular line above the waisted foot to expose the buff stoneware body. Provenance: Samuel T. Peters (1854-1921) Collection, New York.Warren E. Cox Associates, Inc., New York, 1975. ... [Lire la suite]
22 août 2018

A rare Longquan celadon Guan-type Twin fish bowl, Song-Ming dynasty, 13th-16th century

Lot 283. A rare Longquan celadon Guan-type Twin fish bowl, Song-Ming dynasty, 13th-16th century; 6 in. (15.2 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 20,000 - USD 30,000. Price realised USD 46,800. © Christie's Images Ltd 2007 The interior relief-decorated in the center with two fish below the deep rounded sides that rise to a flat everted rim pierced either side with pairs of holes, the exterior carved with a band of chrysanthemum petals, all under an opaque glaze of pale blue-green-greyish tone suffused with... [Lire la suite]
30 août 2016

A Qingbai conical bowl and a small box and cover and a celadon-glazed censer, Southern Song-Qing dynasty (1127-1911)

Lot 1806. A Qingbai conical bowl and a small box and cover and a celadon-glazed censer, Southern Song-Qing dynasty (1127-1911). Estimate USD 800 - 1,200. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2016. The bowl, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279), is incised with floral pattern, the box and cover, Southern Song-Yuan dynasty (1127-1368), is of faceted form and the base bears a mark Zhan jia he zi ji, and the olive-glazed tripod censer, Ming-Qing dynasty (1368-1911), has S-form and fixed-ring... [Lire la suite]
20 mars 2015

A gilt-decorated black-glazed ovoid vase, China, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

A gilt-decorated black-glazed ovoid vase, China, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722). Estimate $3,000 - $5,000. Price Realized $4,750 . Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 Gilt-decorated with alternating circular and square-shaped panels depicting landscape scenes and flower blossoms, reserved on a cell diaper background, beneath a border of alternating small and larger flower blossoms on the shoulder and upright petal lappets on the neck - 8 11/16 in. (22 cm.) high Provenance: Samuel T. Peters... [Lire la suite]