15 août 2019

A pair of small biscuit-decorated white-glazed bottle vases, Ming dynasty, 16th-17th century

Lot 714. A pair of small biscuit-decorated white-glazed bottle vases, Ming dynasty, 16th-17th century; 6 5/8 in. (16.8 cm.) high. Estimate USD 5,000 - USD 7,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2019.  Each vase is of pear shape and is applied with a chilong left in the biscuit at the shoulder. Provenance: Russell Tyson (1867-1963) Collection, Chicago.The Art Institute of Chicago, accessioned in 1964. Christie's. Chinese Art from The Art Institute of Chicago, New... [Lire la suite]

11 août 2019

A large white-glazed ovoid jar and cover, Tang dynasty (618-907)

Lot 1280. A large white-glazed ovoid jar and cover, Tang dynasty (618-907); 14 9/16 in. (37 cm.) high. Estimate USD 12,000 - USD 18,000. Price realised USD 43,750. © Christie's Image Ltd 2010. The heavily potted ovoid body raised on a flat foot and with lipped rim, covered inside and out with a glaze of warm ivory tone shading to a darker tone on the shoulder, the slightly domed conical cover with bud finial similarly glazed. Provenance: Acquired in Hong Kong in 1994. Note: Compare a jar of similar shape and size,... [Lire la suite]
26 juillet 2019

A white-glazed archaistic stem bowl and cover, dou, Guangxu six-character incised mark and of the period (1875-1908)

Lot 924. A white-glazed archaistic stem bowl and cover, dou, Guangxu six-character incised mark and of the period (1875-1908); 10 in. (25.3 cm.) high. Estimate USD 12,000 - USD 18,000. Price realised USD 25,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2014  The vessel is raised on a flared pedestal foot encircled by a raised collar and fitted with a domed cover with globular finial. Both are molded with bands of archaistic designs in crisp, shallow relief and covered inside and out with a creamy white glaze. The mark is... [Lire la suite]
25 juillet 2019

A large white-glazed dish, Jiajing six-character mark in underglaze blue within a double circle and of the period (1522-1566)

Lot 918. A large white-glazed dish, Jiajing six-character mark in underglaze blue within a double circle and of the period (1522-1566); 12 5/8 in. (32 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 12,000 - USD 18,000. Price realised USD 15,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2014  The dish has shallow rounded sides raised on a tapering foot ring, and is covered inside and out with a milky-white glaze. The glaze on the base has a pale blue-green tone.  Note: Compare a similarly decorated fahua vase, also dated... [Lire la suite]
25 juillet 2019

A rare small white-glazed incised dish, Ming dynasty, 15th century

Lot 914. A rare small white-glazed incised dish, Ming dynasty, 15th century; 5 1/8 in. (13 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 20,000 - USD 30,000. Price realised USD 21,250. © Christie's Images Ltd 2014  The brush washer has shallow rounded sides that rise to a flat, everted rim, which is finely incised on the top and underside with bands of lotus meander, and a band of classic scroll is incised above the ring foot. The interior and exterior are covered with a pale aqua blue glaze, perhaps in imitation... [Lire la suite]
24 juillet 2019

A white-glazed relief-decorated pear-shaped vase, 18th century

Lot 897. A white-glazed relief-decorated pear-shaped vase, 18th century; 13 1/8 in. (33.3 cm.) high. Estimate USD 6,000 - USD 8,000. Price realised USD 6,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2014 The globular body is decorated in relief with a wide frieze of foliate meander bearing large rose blossoms and buds, between a lappet band below and bands of key fret and upright leaf tips on the neck. The vase is covered allover in a milk-white glaze,  box. Christie’s. FINE CHINESE CERAMICS AND WORKS OF... [Lire la suite]

24 juillet 2019

A white-glazed molded dish, 18th century

Lot 896. A white-glazed molded dish, 18th century; 5¾ in. (14.6 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 5,000 - USD 7,000. Price realised USD 11,875. © Christie's Images Ltd 2014 The dish is thinly potted with shallow rounded sides, and is molded on the interior with a double vajra in the center below a band of peony scrolls. An apocryphal Yongle mark is faintly incised within a scalloped border on the base, and the dish is covered in a creamy white glaze, stopping neatly around the foot, Japanese wood box. ... [Lire la suite]
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22 juillet 2019

A rare pair of white-glazed molded 'Prunus blossom' bowls, 18th century

Lot 868. A rare pair of white-glazed molded 'Prunus blossom' bowls, 18th century; 4 in. (10 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 4,000 - USD 6,000. Price realised USD 13,750. © Christie's Images Ltd 2014  Each bowl is relief-decorated on the exterior with scattered prunus blossoms, and is covered allover with a milk-white glaze. Provenance: Alfred E. Guntermann (1943-2013) Collection.   Christie's. FINE CHINESE CERAMICS AND WORKS OF ART, 18 – 19 September 2014, New York, Rockefeller Plaza
09 juillet 2019

A Korean white-glazed faceted brush pot, Joseon dynasty, 18th century

Lot 49. A Korean white-glazed faceted brush pot, Joseon dynasty, 18th century. Height 4 1/4  in., 10.8 cm. Estimate 20,000 — 30,000 USD. Lot sold 30,000 USD. © Sotheby's potted with ten facets, the sides gently rising towards the flared mouth, supported on a circular foot ring, covered with a thick unctuous glaze except for the unglazed base. Provenance: Mayuyama & Co., Ltd., Tokyo, acquired between 1960-1969. Sotheby's. Fine Chinese... [Lire la suite]
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15 juin 2019

A white-glazed ewer, Tang Dynasty (618-906)

Lot 8. A white-glazed ewer, Tang Dynasty (618-906); 19cm (7 1/2in) high. Sold for £ 2,500 (€ 2,806). © Bonhams The ovoid body rising from a gently tapering foot, a narrow spout set on the shoulder opposite the handle formed from three strands of clay tied together towards the flaring neck, the body covered with a white slip and a dark creamy glaze stopping above the foot. Provenance: Carl Kempe Collection, no.239 (label)Sotheby's London, 14 May 2008, lot 215. Illustrated: B.Gyllensvärd, Chinese Ceramics... [Lire la suite]