04 mars 2018

A rare Jun-type purple glazed tea bowl, Yuan-Ming dynasty (1279-1644)

Lot 8029. A rare Jun-type purple glazed tea bowl, Yuan-Ming dynasty (1279-1644); 3 1/4in (8.3cm) diameter. Estimate US$ 15,000 - 20,000 (€ 12,000 - 16,000). © Bonhams 2001-2018 Well-potted with gently rounded sides curving in slightly just below the everted rim, the exterior covered in a rich mottled purple glaze, extending over the rim into the interior where it transitions to a milky-blue glaze, which also covers the foot, except for the unglazed dark-brown foot ring.  Provenance: Collection of of... [Lire la suite]

17 décembre 2017

A small Ge-type lobed cup, Yuan-Ming dynasty (1279-1644)

Lot 149. A small Ge-type lobed cup, Yuan-Ming dynasty (1279-1644); 5,7 cm. Estimate 5.000/8.000 €. Lot sold 45.000 €. Courtesy Nagel the cup is delicately potted with deep lobed sides and indented corners, rising from a flat countersunk base, covered overall with an even cream-greenish-grey glaze suffused with a wide network of black crackles and a secondary network of pale-russet crackles. The foot is unglazed revealing the dark purplish-brown body. Good condition. Provenance: Property from an... [Lire la suite]
31 octobre 2017

A rare silver and gold kendi, Yuan-Ming dynasty (1279-1644)

Lot 50. A rare silver and gold kendi, Yuan-Ming dynasty (1279-1644). 6 1/4in (16cm) high. Estimate USD  8,000 - 12,000. Sold for US$ 10,000 (€8,592). Photo: Bonhams. The compressed globular silver body decorated with repousse ridges beneath an incised floral band encircling the base of the tall waisted neck with a flared flange surrounding the mouth, the ridged cup-form spout, mounted with a gold petal-decorated fitting and stopper connected to a chain, the domed gold cover decorated in repousse with... [Lire la suite]
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30 octobre 2017

A carved 'Longquan' celadon 'Peony' dish, Yuan-Ming dynasty (1279-1644)

Lot 257. A carved 'Longquan' celadon 'Peony' dish, Yuan-Ming dynasty (1279-1644). 27 cm, 10 5/8  in. Estimate 3,000 — 5,000 GBP. Unsold. Courtesy Sotheby's.  robustly potted, the rounded sides rising from a short tapered foot to a notched rim, the center impressed with a medallion enclosing a leafy peony spray, surrounded with a band of floral scrolls at the rim, covered overall with a rich sea-green glaze save for the foot. Sotheby's. St George Street Sale: Chinese Art,... [Lire la suite]
29 octobre 2017

Two Longquan celadon mallet vases, Yuan-Ming dynasty (1279-1644)

Lot 111A. Two Longquan celadon mallet vases, Yuan-Ming dynasty (1279-1644). 6in (15.1cm) high. Estimate US$ 2,000 - 3,000 (€1,700 - 2,600). Sold for US$ 2,125 (€1,825). Photo: Bonhams. Each with mallet-form body rising to a tall columnar neck with everted rim, flanked by stylized animal-form C-shaped handles suspending stationary rings.  Bonhams. ASIAN WORKS OF ART. 30 Oct 2017, 10:00 EDT, NEW YORK
22 octobre 2017

A rare celadon basin, Yuan-Ming dynasty (1279-1644)

Lot 104. A rare celadon basin, Yuan-Ming dynasty (1279-1644); diameter 12 1/2 in., 31.8 cm. Estimate 6,000 — 8,000 USD. Lot sold 12,000 USD. © Sotheby's. sturdily potted with deep rounded sides rising to an everted rim, the interior carved with two fish left in the biscuit, swimming around the perimeter of the well of tossing waves, the sides deftly carved with floral sprays, the rim with a herring-bone band, the underside with wispy floral scrolls beneath a key scroll band, all under a... [Lire la suite]
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15 octobre 2017

A celadon and russet jade ‘bird’ pebble, Yuan-Ming dynasty (1279-1644)

Lot 157. A celadon and russet jade ‘bird’ pebble, Yuan-Ming dynasty (1279-1644). Estimate HKD 130,000 - HKD 180,000. Price realised HKD 162,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2017 2 7/8 in. (7.2 cm.) wide, box. Christie's. The Pavilion Sale Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, 2 October 2017, Alexandra House, Hong Kong
03 octobre 2017

A rare Longquan celadon vase, zun, Yuan-Ming dynasty (1279-1644)

Lot 108. A rare Longquan celadon vase, zun, Yuan-Ming dynasty (1279-1644). 9 ½ in. (24 cm.) high. Estimate HKD 300,000 - HKD 500,000. Price realised HKD 687,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2017. The vase is in the form of an archaic bronze zun, sturdily potted with a compressed globular mid-section, rising from a splayed foot to a tall trumpet neck, each register divided by four vertical crenelated flanges, applied overall with an unctuous sea-green glaze, gold brocade wrapper, Japanese... [Lire la suite]
01 octobre 2017

A small Jun censer, Yuan-Ming dynasty (1279-1644)

Lot 100. A small Jun censer, Yuan-Ming dynasty (1279-1644), 2 ¾ in. (7 cm.) wide, Japanese wood box. Estimate HKD 80,000 - HKD 120,000 (USD 10,289 - USD 15,434). Price realised HKD 100,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2017. Provenance: Shogado, Japan Christie's. The Pavilion Sale Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, 2 October 2017, Alexandra House, Hong Kong
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20 septembre 2017

A splashed 'Jun' bowl, Yuan-Ming dynasty

Lot 961. A splashed 'Jun' bowl, Yuan-Ming dynasty (1279-1644). Diameter 7 3/4  in., 19.8 cm. Estimate 2,000 — 3,000 USD. Lot sold 4,000 USD. © Sotheby's. the rounded conical body rising from a spreading foot to an inverted rim, covered overall in a crackle-suffused seafoam-green glaze with a purple splash to the upper cavetto, the glaze shading to a mushroom hue at the rim and stopping above the foot to reveal the buff body. Provenance: Collection of Mrs. Edwin Sibley Webster... [Lire la suite]
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