21 août 2022

An Underglaze-Red ‘Floral’ Pear-Shaped Vase, Yuhuchunping, Hongwu Period (1368-1398)

Lot 3577. An Underglaze-Red ‘Floral’ Pear-Shaped Vase, Yuhuchunping, Hongwu Period (1368-1398). L 17.5cm. Sold for HKD 3,500,000 (Estimate HKD 2,500,000 - HKD 4,500,000). © Poly Auction Hong Kong Limited 2022 This is of regular form, with a rounded belly and a shallow, unglazed, flat foot. There is a broad stream along one side of the mouth, with a small rounded band below. The lip is exposed and appears flint-red because of the overlay. The glaze is slightly greenish on a white ground, and the... [Lire la suite]

08 août 2022

A Copper-Red Vase, Yuhuchunping, Seal Mark and Period of Qianlong

Lot 3319. A Copper-Red Vase, Yuhuchunping, Seal Mark and Period of Qianlong (1736-1795). H 30.3cm. Sold for HKD 264,000 (Estimate HKD 60,000 - 100,000). © Poly Auction Hong Kong Limited 2022   Provenance: 1. Collection of Mr. Bazin, Paris, France, 19782. Collection of the Duchamp family, Paris, France. Note: The vase has an open mouth and a narrow neck, with a rounded, pendulous belly and a high, flared footrim, of beautiful and elegant form. The mouth, interior... [Lire la suite]
17 juillet 2022

A plain silver pear-shaped vase, yuhuchunping, Song dynasty (960-1279)

Lot 3303. A plain silver pear-shaped vase, yuhuchunping, Song dynasty (960-1279). H 31.8cm 468g. Sold for HKD 114,000 (Estimate 50,000 - 80,000). © Poly Auction Hong Kong Limited 2022. Provenance: An American private collection. Literature : Michael C. Teller IV, Royal Chinese Treasures: Tang and Song Dynasties, Willamsburg, Virginia, 1991, p. 34-35, pl.17. Poly Auction. Colours Beyond Landscapes: Important Chinese Art including European and American Collections, Hong Kong, 14... [Lire la suite]
14 avril 2022

A russet-painted black-glazed vase (Yuhuchunping), Northern Song-Jin dynasty

Lot 524. A russet-painted black-glazed vase (Yuhuchunping), Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234); Height 12⅜ in., 31.5 cm, wood stand Lot sold: 4,032 USD (Estimate: 3,000 - 5,000 USD). © Sotheby's 2022 Property from the Collection of Anthony G. Henderson. Provenance: Acquired circa the 1970s-80s. Sotheby's. China / 5000 Years, New York, 29 March 2022
25 janvier 2022

Marbled ceramics from Song and Jin dynasties sold at Sotheby's London, 15 May 2007

Lot 9. A rare marbled yuhuchunping, Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234); 28.5cm., 11 1/4 in. Sold 7,200 GBP (Estimate 8,000 - 10,000 GBP). © Sotheby's. the elegant pear-shaped body rising from a short spreading foot to a tall flaring neck with everted rim, well-potted from marbled clays of buff and dark brown tone creating an irregular pattern of whorls in imitation of marble, covered overall with a translucent ivory coloured glaze. Large marbled wares of the Song period, such as the present bottle vase,... [Lire la suite]
12 décembre 2021

An Underglaze-Red ‘Floral’ Pear-Shaped Vase, Yuhuchunping, Hongwu Period, 1368-1398

Lot 3577. An Underglaze-Red ‘Floral’ Pear-Shaped Vase, Yuhuchunping, Hongwu Period (1368-1398). H 33.5cm. Sold for HKD 4,200,000/USD 538,462 (Estimate HKD 2,500,000 - 4,500,000/USD 320,513 - 576,923). © Poly Auction Hong Kong Limited This vessel is potted with the rounded sides supported on a flat base, rising to a straight rim incised with a single line border and set with an outward flaring spout above a fine coiled band of clay attached as a lug underneath. It is painted on the interior in... [Lire la suite]

07 décembre 2021

An important and very rare early-Ming blue and white pear-shaped bottle vase, yuhuchunping, Yongle period

Lot 2941. An important and very rare early-Ming blue and white pear-shaped bottle vase, yuhuchunping, Yongle period (1403-1425); 11 1⁄16 in. (28 cm.) high, Japanese double wood boxes. Price realised HKD 21,850,000 (Estimate HKD 20,000,000 - HKD 30,000,000). © Christie's 2021 The rounded body finely painted with bold strokes to depict a continuous scroll of four large lotus blooms borne on an undulating vine growing leaves to the sides, above cresting waves around the base, below borders enclosing... [Lire la suite]
06 décembre 2021

A blue and white 'phoenix' vase, yuhuchunping, Yuan dynasty (1279-1368)

Lot 399. A blue and white 'phoenix' vase, yuhuchunping, Yuan dynasty (1279-1368); 24.8 cm. Lot sold: 1,197,000 HKD (Estimate: 80,000 - 120,000 HKD). © Sotheby's Sotheby's. CHINA / 5000 YEARS, Hong Kong, 30 November 2021
19 juillet 2021

A Cizhou black-painted jar and a Cizhou black-painted vase, yuhuchunping, Song - Yuan dynasty (960-1368)

Lot 5093. A Cizhou black-painted jar and a Cizhou black-painted vase, yuhuchunping, Song - Yuan dynasty (960-1368); 16.1 and 27.8 cm. Estimate: 10,000 - 15,000 HKD. Lot sold: 32,760 HKD. Courtesy Sotheby's. Sotheby's. Chinese Online, including a Private Hong Kong Collection, Hong Kong, 2 July 2021  
18 juillet 2021

A white-glazed vase, yuhuchunping, Jin dynasty (1115-1234)

Lot 2012. A white-glazed vase, yuhuchunping, Jin dynasty (1115-1234); 37.7 cm. Estimate: 30,000 - 50,000 HKD. Lot sold: 69,300 HKD. Courtesy Sotheby's. the pear-shaped body tapering to a tall slender neck and a flared rim, applied with a transparent ivory-tinged glaze, the glaze falling short of the foot to reveal the pale buff body The dating is consistent with the results of the thermoluminescence (TL) test of Oxford Authentication Ltd, no. 866h38. Sotheby's. Eclectic, Hong... [Lire la suite]