20 avril 2018

Kashan Pottery at Sotheby's London, 25 April 2018

Lot 119. A Kashan bird-headed pottery ewer, Persia, early 13th century; 29cm. Estimate 25,000 — 35,000 GBP. Courtesy Sotheby's 2018. of elongated baluster form, the body narrowing to a neck with flaring mouth in the form of a rooster's head with black details for eyes and crown, with curved, feather-like handle, the body decorated with bulbous drop form designs, each containing black tendrils. Note: This bird-headed ewer is of a rare form which perhaps finds its genesis in Persian metalwork... [Lire la suite]

18 mars 2018

A turquoise-glazed bronze-form vase, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 111. A turquoise-glazed bronze-form vase, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722); height 13 5/8 in., 34.6 cm. Estimate 6,000 — 8,000 USD. Lot Sold 15,000 USD. photo Sotheby's 2011 of pear shape with long neck and wide flared mouth, the body molded with a narrow band of stylized taotiemasks between keyfret bands, the shoulders set with mock lion-mask handles, covered overall in a bright turquoise glaze. Provenance: Sotheby & Co., London, 6th July 1971, lot 104. Sotheby's.... [Lire la suite]
05 février 2018

A turquoise-glazed Zhenwu shrine, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 458. A turquoise-glazed Zhenwu shrine, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722). Height 11 1/2  in., 29.2 cm. Estimate 4,000 — 6,000 USD. Lot sold 8,750 USD. Photo: Sotheby's 2014. the deity portrayed seated inside, with two guardians outside below two dragons trailing down from a lintel, a smaller figure in the alcove above and a turtle entwined with a snake representing the North at his feet, set on a waisted pedestal base, the platform glazed aubergine. Sotheby's. FINE CHINESE... [Lire la suite]
05 février 2018

A turquoise-glazed Zhenwu and attendants group, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 457. A turquoise-glazed Zhenwu and attendants group, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722). Height 10 1/8  in., 25.7 cm. Estimate 3,000 — 5,000 USD. Lot sold 6,250 USD. Photo: Sotheby's 2014. the deity shown seated on a throne flanked by two attendants, a turtle entwined with a snake representing the North at his feet, the platform glazed aubergine. Sotheby's. FINE CHINESE CERAMICS & WORKS OF ART. 18 MARS 2014 - 19 MARS 2014. NEW YORK
13 décembre 2017

A pair of turquoise-glazed zhadou, Republican period

Lot 330. A pair of turquoise-glazed zhadou, Republican period; 21.6 cm, 8 1/2  in. Estimate 40,000 — 60,000 HKD. Lot sold 275,000 HKD (29,557 EUR). Photo Sotheby's. each with a hexalobed body rising from a stepped circular foot to a wide flaring rim, covered overall in a turquoise glaze, the base incised with an apocryphal Yongzheng seal mark. Provenance: Collection of T.Y. Chao (1912-1999), and thence by descent in the family. Sotheby's. Chinese Art including Selected Works... [Lire la suite]
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25 septembre 2017

A pair of turquoise-glazed vases, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 14. A pair of turquoise-glazed vases, Kangxi period (1662-1722), 8⅜ in. (21.5 cm.) high. Estimate: USD 1,500 - 2,500 © Christie's Images Ltd 2017 Each vase is of flattened hexagonal form covered to the exterior in a dark turquoise glaze. A pair of archaistic dragon-form handles are applied to the neck. The mouth and foot rims are fitted with gilt metal mounts. Christie's. The Art of China: Online Autumn Sale

25 septembre 2017

A turquoise-glazed double gourd vase, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 12. A turquoise-glazed double gourd vase, Kangxi period (1662-1722), 15⅞ in. (29.5 cm.) high. Estimate: USD 2,000 - 4,000 © Christie's Images Ltd 2017 The vase is covered in a rich turquoise glaze suffused with a dense network of crackles, stopping neatly at the mouth and foot rim. Provenance: Private English collection, acquired by the vendor's father prior to 1970, then by descent within the family. Christie's. The Art of China: Online Autumn Sale
30 juin 2017

A carved turquoise-glazed washer, signed Wang Bingrong, Republican period

Lot 709. A carved turquoise-glazed washer, signed Wang Bingrong, Republican period; 12.1 cm, 4 3/4  in. Estimate 40,000 — 60,000 HKD. Lot sold 75,000 HKD. Photo: Sotheby's.  the exterior decorated with a crane and deer in a landscape of gnarled pine trees and rockwork, the interior with two shrimps and a crab, the base with a four-character seal mark reading Wang Bingrong zuo (Made by Wang Bingrong)  Sotheby's. Chinese Art, Hong Kong, 01 Jun 2017
30 août 2016

A turquoise-glazed bottle vase, 18th-19th century

Lot 988. A turquoise-glazed bottle vase, 18th-19th century. Estimate USD 8,000 - USD 12,000. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2016. Thickly potted with a compressed, globular body, the vase is covered on the exterior with a crackled turquoise glaze which continues into the interior of the mouth. 15 ¾ in. (40 cm.) high. Provenance: Mr. and Mrs. Isaac D. Fletcher (d. 1917) Collection.The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, accessioned in 1917.  Christie's. Collected in America:... [Lire la suite]
30 août 2016

A turquoise-glazed square vase and green and aubergine-glazed stand; the vase 18th century, the stand 18th-19th century

Lot 987. A turquoise-glazed square vase and green and aubergine-glazed stand; the vase 18th century, the stand 18th-19th century. Estimate USD 3,000 - USD 5,000. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2016. The vase is covered on the exterior with an iridescent, crackled turquoise glaze and set within European gilt-metal mounts. The waisted stand is supported on slightly incurved legs, and has an apron of interlocking lozenges. The vase and mounts 5 3/8 in. (14.3 cm.) high, the stand 6 ¼ in. (15.8 cm.) square. ... [Lire la suite]