06 avril 2021

A black-glazed 'ribbed' handled jar, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234)

  Lot 125. A black-glazed 'ribbed' handled jar, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234). Height 6 ¼ in., 15.8 cm. Estimate: 20,000 - 30,000 USD. Lot sold: 25,200 USD. Courtesy Sotheby's. of ovoid form rising to a short neck with lipped rim, the body with a series of evenly-spaced raised vertical lines of white slip, a pair of ridged and tapering strap handles on the shoulder, covered overall in a black glaze and thinning to cream at the raised ribs and stopping well... [Lire la suite]

05 avril 2021

A 'Jizhou' 'leaf' bowl, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279)

Lot 118. A 'Jizhou' 'leaf' bowl, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279). Diameter 4 ⅛ in., 10.6 cm. Estimate: 20,000 - 30,000 USD. Lot sold: 27,720 USD. Courtesy Sotheby's. the rounded sides covered with a black glaze thinning to russet at the rim, the interior imprinted by a finely articulated broad leaf, its furled edges, veining, and stem captured in white and russet tones, the foot left unglazed revealing the pale buff body. Property from the Aoyama... [Lire la suite]
05 avril 2021

A 'Jian' black-dotted gray-glazed bowl, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279)

Lot 117. A 'Jian' black-dotted gray-glazed bowl, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279). Diameter 4 ¾ in., 12.2 cm. Estimate: 10,000 - 20,000 USD. Lot sold: 27,720 USD. Courtesy Sotheby's. potted on a low foot, the steep rounded sides slightly constricted just below the rim, covered with a russet-tinged gray glaze mottled with faint black dots, the glaze stopping above the foot to reveal the dark grayish-brown body, the rim bound with metal, Japanese wood box (3). ... [Lire la suite]
05 avril 2021

A 'Jian' russet-streaked 'nogime tenmoku' bowl, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279)

Lot 116. A 'Jian' russet-streaked 'nogime tenmoku' bowl, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279). Diameter 4 ⅞ in., 12.6 cm. Estimate: 60,000 - 80,000 USD. Lot sold: 75,600 USD. Courtesy Sotheby's. potted with deep sides rising from a short straight foot to a thin concave groove below the rim, covered with a glossy black glaze streaked with russet 'hare's fur' running from the rim and pooling within the groove, the glaze stopping neatly above the foot revealing the dark brown body, the... [Lire la suite]
04 avril 2021

A 'Longquan' celadon-glazed 'lotus' bowl and cover, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279)

Lot 114. A 'Longquan' celadon-glazed 'lotus' bowl and cover, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279). Diameter 3 ⅛ in., 7.8 cm. Estimate: 6,000 - 8,000 USD. Lot sold: 22,680 USD. Courtesy Sotheby's. the deep upright sides rising from a slightly tapered foot, the exterior with a broad band of overlapping petals with raised central ridges, the gently domed cover similarly decorated, both covered with a soft sage-green glaze suffused with a delicate network of... [Lire la suite]
21 mars 2021

A 'Jizhou' 'papercut' bowl, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279)

Lot 102. A 'Jizhou' 'papercut' bowl, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279). Diameter 5 in., 12.7 cm. Estimate: 4,000 - 6,000 USD. Lot sold: 10,710 USD. Courtesy Sotheby's. robustly potted with the deep, gently rounded sides rising from a tapered foot to a slightly indented rim, the interior resist-decorated with two rows of papercut plum blossom florets reserved in a rich dark brown glaze against a variegated buff ground, the exterior covered with a black glaze falling short of the... [Lire la suite]

20 février 2021

A rare carved Qingbai barbed-rim 'Immortal' bowl, Southern Song Dynasty (1127-1279)

Lot 701. A rare carved Qingbai barbed-rim 'Immortal' bowl, Southern Song Dynasty (1127-1279); 6 1/8 in. (15.6 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 8,000 - USD 12,000. Price realised USD 32,500. © Christie's 2021 The bowl is molded in the center of the interior with a small turtle surrounded by carved decoration of an immortal holding a curved tablet, a crane and a leafy branch, alternating with cloud scrolls, all within a band of heavy leafy scrolls below the barbed rim. The bowl is covered with a thin bluish glaze... [Lire la suite]
10 janvier 2021

A large carved polychrome stone panel of a court official, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279)

Lot 1077. A large carved polychrome stone panel of a court official, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279); 170 by 85 by 10 cm. Estimate: 30,000 - 50,000 HKD. Lot sold: 40,320 HKD. Photo: Sotheby's. Sotheby's. Chinese Art Including Property from the Collection of Cheng Huan, Hong Kong, 18 December 2020
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10 janvier 2021

A large stone panel of a court official, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279)

Lot 1075. A large stone panel of a court official, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279); h. 170 cm. Estimate: 30,000 - 50,000 HKD. Lot sold: 37,800 HKD. Photo: Sotheby's. Sotheby's. Chinese Art Including Property from the Collection of Cheng Huan, Hong Kong, 18 December 2020
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23 décembre 2020

A qingbai 'lotus' bowl, Southern Song Dynasty (1127-1279)

Lot 5. A qingbai 'lotus' bowl, Southern Song Dynasty (1127-1279); 14,3 cm, 5⅜ in. Estimate: 800 - 1,200 EUR. Lot sold: 1,008 EUR. Photo Sotheby's. les bords profonds, l'extérieur à décor de pétales rayonnant autour d'une petit pied court et droit. Collection Particulière Française. Provenance: Gallery Perret-Vibert, 170 Bd Haussmann, Paris (according to label).  Sotheby's. Arts d'Asie, Paris, 11 december 2020