22 mars 2018

A fine carved Longquan celadon baluster vase, Yuan dynasty (1279-1368) 

Lot 2281. A fine carved Longquan celadon baluster vase, Yuan dynasty (1279-1368); 14 in. (35.4 cm.) high. Estimate HKD 250,000 - HKD 350,000. Price realised HKD 250,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2012 The vase is strongly potted with a ribbed foot rising to a baluster body surmounted by a trumpeting mouth with ribbed sides just below the everted rim. The body is freely carved with a characteristic lotus scroll above a band of upright leaves, and the neck with similar decorations. It is covered... [Lire la suite]

12 mars 2018

The Collection of Tang Shao-yi at Bonhams New York, 19 March 2018

Tang Shaoyi Tang Shao-yi was the first prime minister of the Republic of China. Born in Guangdong Province in 1861, he was sent to the United States to attend grammar school, high school and college. Following his return to China, he rose to political prominence through several diplomatic appointments within the imperial Chinese government. He served as Consul-General in Korea, Special Commissioner to Tibet, and Governor of Fengtian Province in Manchuria. He was often dispatched on official missions as a special envoy of the Qing... [Lire la suite]
06 mars 2018

A Langyao baluster vase, 18th century

Lot 8049. A Langyao baluster vase, 18th century; 16 7/8in (42.8cm) high. Estimate US$ 4,000 - 6,000 (€ 3,200 - 4,800). © Bonhams 2001-2018 The slender body rising from a spreading foot to a wide neck with flared rim, the exterior covered with a deep raspberry-red glaze, thinning at the mouth and running in streaks towards the base, the interior and recessed foot covered with a pale-green crackled glaze, the unglazed foot ring neatly cut.  Property from the Currier Museum of Art, Manchester,... [Lire la suite]
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06 mars 2018

A Longquan Celadon Baluster Vase, China, Southern Song-early Yuan Dynasty, 13th-early 14th century

A Longquan Celadon Baluster Vase, China, Southern Song-early Yuan Dynasty, 13th-early 14th century. © Andrew Kahane, Ltd. Asia Week New York, 15-24 march 2018. Andrew Kahane, Ltd. Exhibiting at The Mark Hotel, Madison Avenue and 77th Street, New York 10075. T (212) 861 5001 - kahaneasia@aol.com - artasianappraisers.com
26 février 2018

Inspirational Ceramics: Cizhou Wares From The Linyushanren Collection

Inspirational Ceramics: Cizhou Wares From The Linyushanren Collection Rosemary Scott, Senior International Academic Consultant The term Cizhou ware 磁州窯 refers to the products of a number of kilns in north China. The name derives from the area of Cizhou in modern day Cixian 磁縣 in southern Hebei province, in which some of the major kiln sites manufacturing these wares were located. These Cizhou wares have body material that is usually fred to stoneware temperature, and is not white, but a variant of... [Lire la suite]
15 janvier 2018

A gilt decorated 'café au lait' baluster vase, Jiaqing mark (1796-1820)

Lot 215. A gilt decorated 'café au lait' baluster vase, Jiaqing mark (1796-1820); 19.5cm, 7 3/8 in. Estimate 4.000-6.000 GBP. Lot sold 13,750 GBP. Photo courtesy Sotheby's 2008 the well potted vase painted with applied bird-head ring handles, with three horizontal bands of densely scrolling lotus, each bordered with thin bands of diaper and formal floral scrolls, with petal panels at the base and ascending leaves below the rim. Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art. 05 Nov 08. London

12 janvier 2018

Un vase balustre en porcelaine bleu et blanc, Chine, époque Kangxi (1662-1722)

Lot 337. Un vase balustre en porcelaine bleu et blanc, Chine, époque Kangxi (1662-1722); 47 cm, 18 1/2 in. Estimate 8,000 — 9,000 EUR. Lot sold 19,950 EUR. Photo: Sotheby's 2008 décoré en différents tons de bleu cobalt d'une scène végétale continue de branches de pivoines et chrysanthèmes autour d'un rocher de lettré, papillons et oiseaux, une frise de ruyi au milieu du col et rinceaux près du rebord, la base circulaire émaillée blanche avec un cercle en bleu sous couverte. A... [Lire la suite]
26 décembre 2017

A Longquan celadon baluster vase, Yuan dynasty (1279-1368)

Lot 298. A Longquan celadon baluster vase, Yuan dynasty (1279-1368). Height 14 1/2  in., 36.8 cm. Estimate 8,000 — 10,000 USD. Lot sold 10,000 USD. Photo Sotheby's sturdily potted rising from a stepped foot to a tall waisted neck with a flared rim, the exterior carved with meandering stems bearing peony blossoms above a band of upright leaves, the neck encircled with rows of horizontal ridges, covered overall in a greenish-yellow glaze, the foot rim unglazed, Japanese wood box and cover (3). ... [Lire la suite]
02 novembre 2017

A rare Qingbai baluster vase, Song dynasty (960-1279)

Lot 84. A rare Qingbai baluster vase, Song dynasty (960-1279). 24.2 cm, 9 1/2  in. Estimate 50,000 — 70,000 GBP. Photo: Sotheby's. the rounded sides rising from a spreading foot to a waisted neck and scalloped rim, the body carved with a wide band of lotus flowers borne on scrolling branches, between bands of plantain leaves, below a similar band at the neck and covered in a pale-blue glaze pooling to a deeper blue in the carved recesses. Provenance: Acquired in Hong Kong,... [Lire la suite]
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21 octobre 2017

A large blue and white baluster vase, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 117. A large blue and white baluster vase, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722), 50 cm, 19 3/4  in. Estimate 10,000 — 15,000 GBP. Lot sold 21,250 GBP. © Sotheby's. the rounded sides rising from a spreading foot to a waisted neck and flaring rim, painted in deep cobalt-blue tones depicting a figure standing in a sampan in a mountainous river landscape with retreats and a pagoda, below two branches of bamboo at the neck, the base with an artemesia leaf mark in... [Lire la suite]