05 décembre 2022

Song Dynasty Longquan Celadon Ware sold at Bonhams Hong Kong, 30 November 2022

Lot 15. A Longquan celadon pear shaped vase, Southern Song Dynasty (1127-1279); 13.2cm (5 1/4in) high. (2). Sold for HKD 784,200 (Estimate HKD 200,000 - HKD 300,000). © Bonhams 2001-2022 With a pear-shaped body supporting a very broad neck and lipped rim, all supported on a straight foot of narrow cross-section, covered inside and out with a fine glaze of even grey-green colour and smooth surface suffused with wide colourless crackles, the footrim unglazed, box. Provenance: Sotheby's... [Lire la suite]

19 novembre 2022

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

Lot 327. A 'Jizhou' 'papercut' 'phoenix' bowl, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279). Diameter 6⅜ in., 16.1 cm. Lot sold: 9,450 USD (Estimate: 4,000 - 6,000 USD). © Sotheby's 2022 Provenance: Collection of Stephen Junkunc, III (d. 1978). Christie's New York, 13th September 2018, lot 1153. Sotheby's. Important Chinese Art, New York, 21 september 2022
07 octobre 2022

A Qingbai molded 'fish' dish, Southern Song dynasty

Lot 326. A Qingbai molded 'fish' dish, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279). Diameter 4⅝ in., 12 cm. Lot sold: 7,560 USD (Estimate: 4,000 - 6,000 USD). © Sotheby's 2022 Provenance: China House of Arts, New York, circa 1980 Sotheby's. Important Chinese Art, New York, 21 september 2022
02 octobre 2022

Christie's to offer works from one of the world's premier Chinese art galleries J. J. Lally & Co.

A very rare Guan bottle vase, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279), formerly in the collection of Carl Kempe; 5 1/8 in. (13 cm.) high. Estimate: $800,000-1,000,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2022. NEW YORK, NY.- Christie’s will present a dedicated sale of works from the gallery of one of the most important connoisseurs and dealers in fine Chinese art. The live auction will encompass Chinese ceramics and works of art from the Shang through the Qing dynasties, and will be complemented by an online sale of the gallery’s... [Lire la suite]
22 septembre 2022

A 'Jian' 'hare's fur' 'tenmoku' bowl, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279)

Lot 314. A 'Jian' 'hare's fur' 'tenmoku' bowl, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279). Diameter 4⅞ in., 12.3 cm, metal-bound rim, Japanese wood box (3). Estimate: 50,000 - 70,000 USD. Unsold. © Sotheby's 2022 Property from a Japanese Private Collection. Note: The humble appearance of tea bowls produced at the Jian kilns in Fujian province made them appropriate for use in Buddhist temples. Dramatically contrasting with the white foam of whipped tea, these lustrous black-glazed tea bowls soon gained... [Lire la suite]
18 septembre 2022

A 'Longquan' celadon-glazed 'dragon' cup, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279)

Lot 247. A 'Longquan' celadon-glazed 'dragon' cup, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279). Width 3⅜ in., 8 cm, Japanese wood box (3). Lot sold: 11,340 USD (Estimate: 2,000 - 3,000 USD). © Sotheby's 2022 Property from a Japanese Private Collection. Sotheby's. Important Chinese Art, New York, 21 september 2022

17 septembre 2022

A Qingbai cupstand, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279)

Lot 247. A Qingbai cupstand, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279). Diameter 5¼ in., 13.5 cm. Lot sold: 5.040 USD (Estimate: 1,500 - 2,500 USD). © Sotheby's 2022 Property from a Japanese Private Collection. Provenance: B and V Lake Collection, no. 62 (according to label).  Sotheby's. Important Chinese Art, New York, 21 september 2022
17 septembre 2022

A 'Jian' 'hare's fur' 'tenmoku' bowl, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279)

Lot 246. A 'Jian' 'hare's fur' 'tenmoku' bowl, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279). Diameter 4¾ in., 12 cm; the cover of the wood box with an ink signature of Ennosai (13th generation of Urasenke, 1872-1924), Japanese wood box (3). Lot sold: 20,160 USD (Estimate: 3,000 - 5,000 USD). © Sotheby's 2022 Property from a Japanese Private Collection. Sotheby's. Important Chinese Art, New York, 21 september 2022
14 septembre 2022

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

Lot 228. A 'Longquan' celadon-glazed 'lotus' bowl, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279). Diameter 6½ in., 16.6 cm. Lot sold: 6,930 USD (Estimate: 6,000 - 8,000 USD). © Sotheby's 2022 Property of a West Coast Private Collector Provenance: China House of Arts, New York, prior to 1990. Sotheby's. Important Chinese Art, New York, 21 september 2022
14 septembre 2022

A 'Longquan' celadon-glazed vase, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279)

Lot 227. A 'Longquan' celadon-glazed vase, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279). Height 5⅞ in., 15 cm. Japanese wood box (3). Lot sold: 21,420 USD (Estimate: 6,000 - 8,000 USD). © Sotheby's 2022 Property from a Japanese Private Collection. Sotheby's. Important Chinese Art, New York, 21 september 2022