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]
19 juin 2021

A Qingbai moulded 'deer' pear-shaped vase, yuhuchunping, Yuan dynasty (1271-1368)

Lot 22. A Qingbai moulded 'deer' pear-shaped vase, yuhuchunping, Yuan dynasty (1271-1368). Hauteur: 32 cm. (12 5/8 in.). Estimate EUR 8,000 - EUR 12,000. Price Realised EUR 5,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2021. Reposant sur un petit pied et au col élégamment évasé, la panse est à décor moulé en bas relief de daims dans un jardin. Note: The dating is consistent with the Oxford Authentification thermoluminescence test no. P205f93, 14 November 2005.Qingbai vases of this form... [Lire la suite]
24 mai 2021

A Rare And Superbly Painted Blue And White ‘Mandarin Duck’ Vase, yuhuchunping, Yuan Dynasty (1279-1368)

Lot 2982. A Rare And Superbly Painted Blue And White ‘Mandarin Duck’ Vase, yuhuchunping, Yuan Dynasty (1279-1368); 9 5/8 in. (24.5 cm.) high, Japanese wood box. Estimate HKD 1,500,000 - HKD 2,500,000. Price realised HKD 1,250,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2021 The vase is freely painted in cobalt blue around the body with pairs of mandarin ducks swimming amid lotus flowers and aquatic plants, between narrow bands of classic scroll and larger lotus panels. The slender trumpet neck is decorated with upright... [Lire la suite]
07 mai 2021

A fine blue and white vase, yuhuchunping, Seal mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795)

Lot 3622. A fine blue and white vase, yuhuchunping, Seal mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795); 29 cm. Estimate: 1,500,000 - 2,000,000 HKD. Lot sold: 1,890,000 HKD. Courtesy Sotheby's. the pear-shaped body painted in bright cobalt blue with long leafy stems of bamboo and plantain growing beside craggy rocks, amongst a fenced garden landscape with further flowering sprays above a lappet band, all below upright plantain leaves, a foliate scroll and pendent trefoils around the... [Lire la suite]