16 février 2019

A Longquan celadon ‘Dragon’ jar, Southern Song Dynasty (1127-1279)

Lot 751. A Longquan celadon ‘Dragon’ jar, Southern Song Dynasty (1127-1279); 8 1/8 in. (20.7 cm.) high. Estimate $12,000 – $18,000. Price Realized $50,000. © Christie’s Image Ltd 2014 The body is carved with upright petals below a scrolling band on the rounded shoulder on which an applied dragon stands as it encircles the neck below the upcurved rim. The jar is covered overall with an unctuous glaze of soft sea-green color that thins on the raised areas, and also covers the inside of the foot,... [Lire la suite]

14 février 2019

A Longquan celadon ‘Twin Fish’ dish, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279)

Lot 749. A Longquan celadon ‘Twin Fish’ dish, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279); 6¾ and 6¾ in. (17.2 and 17.2 cm.) diam. Estimate $4,000  - $6,000. Price Realized $6,250. © Christie’s Image Ltd 2014. The dish has rounded sides carved on the exterior with upright petals below the everted rim pierced for the fitting of metals handles, and the center of the interior is relief-decorated with two fish, all under a glaze of soft sea-green color. Together with a Longquan celadon,... [Lire la suite]
14 février 2019

A Longquan celadon Guan-type censer, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279)

Lot 748. A Longquan celadon Guan-type censer, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279); 5½ in. (14 cm.) wide. Estimate $10,000 - USD 15,000. Price Realized $12,500. © Christie’s Image Ltd 2014. The censer is potted with a compressed globular body, flared rim, and is flanked by a pair of inverted dragon handles. The vessel is covered allover in a greyish blue-green glaze, Japanese wood box. Christie’s. FINE CHINESE CERAMICS AND WORKS OF ART, 18 – 19 September 2014, New York, Rockefeller... [Lire la suite]
14 février 2019

A small Longquan celadon bowl, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279)

Lot 747. A small Longquan celadon bowl, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279); 3 5/8 in. (9.3 cm.) diam. Estimate $5,000 - $7,000. Price Realized $8,750. © Christie’s Image Ltd 2014. The wide, rounded sides are covered inside and out with an attractive glaze of bluish-grey color. The mouth rim is covered with a metal rim.. Note: A bowl with similar glaze and form in the Eumorfopoulos Collection, Victoria and Albert Museum, is illustrated by R. Kerr in Song Dynasty Ceramics, London,... [Lire la suite]
14 février 2019

A rare Longquan celadon Guan-type tripod censer, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279)

Lot 745. A rare Longquan celadon Guan-type tripod censer, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279); 5 3/8 in. (13.6 cm.) diam. Estimate $100,000 - USD 150,000. Price Realized $173,000. © Christie’s Image Ltd 2014. The censer has a compressed body, upright neck and everted rim and is applied with three ribs of slip that extend down the sides from the edge of the shoulder to the bottom of each leg. The vessel is covered allover in a crackle-suffused glaze of beige-celadon color that thins on the ribs,... [Lire la suite]
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13 février 2019

A Longquan celadon bowl, Southern Song Dynasty (1127-1279)

Lot 739. A Longquan celadon bowl, Southern Song Dynasty (1127-1279); 6 5/8 in. (14.3 cm.) diam. Estimate $6,000 – $8,000. Price Realized $8,125. © Christie’s Image Ltd 2014 The bowl is well potted with deep, rounded conical sides. The exterior is carved with overlapping petals rising from the foot, and the bowl is covered allover in glaze of sea-green color. The foot rim is unglazed, cloth box.  Christie's. FINE CHINESE CERAMICS AND WORKS OF ART, 18 – 19 September 2014, New York,... [Lire la suite]
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13 février 2019

A small Longquan celadon bowl, Southern Song Dynasty (1127-1279)

Lot 738. A small Longquan celadon bowl,  Southern Song Dynasty (1127-1279); 3 5/8 in. (9.2 cm.) diam. Estimate $20,000 – $30,000. Price Realized $15,000. © Christie’s Image Ltd 2014 The bowl is carved on the exterior with overlapping petals which radiate from the base and is covered allover in a pale olive-celadon glaze suffused with a network of cream-colored crackle. The foot rim is left unglazed, cloth box. Note: A Longquan celadon bowl and cover carved with fluted petals and... [Lire la suite]
13 février 2019

An unusual Qingbai carved bowl, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279)

Lot 737. An unusual Qingbai carved bowl, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279); 4 in. (10.2 cm.) diam. Estimate $6,000 – $8,000. Price Realized $18,750. ©  Christie’s Image Ltd 2014 The bowl has deep, rounded sides carved on the exterior with an unusual pattern of overlapping chrysanthemum petals and is covered allover with a delicate pale greenish-blue glaze which pools to a darker tone around the deeper carved areas and also covers the foot. The mouth rim is covered with a metal... [Lire la suite]
13 février 2019

A Qingbai cup and stand, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279)

Lot 736. A Qingbai cup and stand, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279). Cup 4¼ in. (10.8 cm) diam. Stand 5 5/8 in. (14.3 cm) diam. Estimate $4,000 – $6,000. Price Realized $10,000. © Christie’s Image Ltd 2014. The delicately potted cup is supported on a straight foot and sits on a platform in the center of the foliate-form stand. Both cup and stand are covered in a transparent pale blue glaze, cloth boxes. Christie’s. FINE CHINESE CERAMICS AND WORKS OF ART, 18 – 19 September 2014, New... [Lire la suite]
23 janvier 2019

A jianyao tea bowl, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279)

Lot 870. A jianyao tea bowl, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279). Diameter 12 cm. Estimated price €5.000 - €7.000. Result: €15.000. © Lempertz. Of conical shape with rounded sides, covered inside and out with a brownish-black glaze streaked in russet with hare's fur markings that falls in a thick line to the foot to expose the dark brown body. With silver bound rim. Provenance: Collection Friedrich Otto Hasse (1886-1964), Bremen, acquired in the 1920s, and thence by descent. ... [Lire la suite]