27 septembre 2020

A very rare white-glazed bottle vase, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

  Lot 826. A very rare white-glazed bottle vase, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722); 8 1/8 in. (20.8 cm.) high. Estimate USD 20,000 - USD 30,000. Price realised USD 23,750. © Christie's Image Ltd 2020. The tapering ovoid body surmounted by a tall cylindrical neck, applied around the shoulder with a dragon covered with a pale aubergine glaze, the eyes picked out in black, the base with an apocryphal Chenghua mark. Provenance: The James and Marilynn Alsdorf Collection,... [Lire la suite]

21 septembre 2020

A 'Longquan' Guan-type bottle vase, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279)

Lot 503. A 'Longquan' Guan-type bottle vase, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279). Height 6⅛ in., 15.5 cm. Estimate 10,000 - 15,000 USD. Lot sold 40,320 USD. © Sotheby's 2020. the pear shaped body supported on a slightly tapered foot and rising to a tall cylindrical neck and galleried rim, covered overall in a soft bluish-green glaze suffused with a delicate network of crackle, stopping neatly above the foot exposing the pale gray body, Japanese wood box (3). Provenance:... [Lire la suite]
01 juillet 2020

A turquoise glazed bottle vase, Qing dynasty, early 18th century

Lot 129. A turquoise glazed bottle vase, Qing dynasty, early 18th century. Hauteur: 46 cm. (18 1/8 in.). Estimate EUR 6,000 - EUR 8,000. Price realised EUR 6,875. © Christie's Image Ltd 2020. Il est piriforme sous un long col globulaire et orné d'un décor incisé de fleurs dans des rinceaux feuillagés. Le col et le pied sont simplement soulignés d'un double anneau incisé. Christie's. Art d'Asie, Paris, 23 June 2020
03 juin 2020

A Dingyao bottle vase, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234)

Lot 313. A Dingyao bottle vase, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234); 30.5 cm, 12 in. Estimate 200,000 — 300,000 HKD. Lot sold 500,000 HKD (56,824 EUR). Courtesy Sotheby's. the pear-shaped body rising from a splayed foot to a tall cylindrical neck and everted rim, covered overall in a creamy-ivory glaze. Note: Dingyao vessels, of any upright form, were extremely rarely produced by the Ding white ware kilns around Baoding city in Hebei province, which had... [Lire la suite]
01 juin 2020

A pair of unusual famille verte bottle vases, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 3149. A pair of unusual famille verte bottle vases, Kangxi period (1662-1722); 17 7/8 in. (45.4 cm.) high. Estimate USD 18,000 - USD 25,000. Price Realized USD 35,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2015 Each vase is finely potted with a globular body rising to a tall, slender neck, and is decorated in iron-red, turquoise, green and gold with four stylized lotus sprays below the flower-filled cloud collar that is pendent from the cell diaper band on the shoulder from... [Lire la suite]
06 mai 2020

A copper-red-glazed bottle vase, Qing dynasty, 19th century

Lot 86. A copper-red-glazed bottle vase, Qing dynasty, 19th century; 14 1⁄4 in. (36.7 cm.) high. Estimate: HKD 40,000 - HKD 60,000 (EUR 4,092 - EUR 6,138). Price Realised: HKD 68,750. © Christie's Images Ltd 2020. Provenance: Acquired in France, 2 April 2015. Christie's. Pavilion Online: Chinese Art. Online, 21 - 28 April 2020

06 mai 2020

A turquoise-glazed bottle vase, Qing dynasty, 19th century

Lot 85. A turquoise-glazed bottle vase, Qing dynasty, 19th century; 14 1⁄8 in. (36.4 cm.) high. Estimate: HKD 40,000 - HKD 60,000 (EUR 4,092 - EUR 6,138). Price Realised: HKD 47,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2020. Provenance: Eugenia Woodward Hitt Collection Sold at Christie’s New York, 31 March 2016, lot 1251 (one of three). Christie's. Pavilion Online: Chinese Art. Online, 21 - 28 April 2020
28 avril 2020

A Qingbai-type bottle vase, Qing dynasty, 18th century

Lot 191. A Qingbai-type bottle vase, Qing dynasty, 18th century; 24.5cm., 9 3/4 in. Estimate GBP 4,000 — 6,000. Lot sold 7,500 GBP. Photo Sotheby's. the globular body rising from a short foot, rising to a tall neck moulded with raised horizontal bands, terminating in a cup-shaped rim, covered overall with a faintly crackled bluish-white glaze. Provenance: C.T. Loo & Co., New York.Collection of Evelyn Annenbergh Hall.Christie's New York, 29th March 2006, lot 127.. ... [Lire la suite]
28 avril 2020

A powder-blue gilt-decorated bottle vase, Guangxu mark and period (1875-1906)

Lot 189. A powder-blue gilt-decorated bottle vase, Guangxu mark and period (1875-1906); 39.5cm. 15 1/2 in. Estimate GBP 12,000 — 18,000. Lot sold 23,750 GBP. Photo Sotheby's. the short straight foot rising to a globular body and waisted neck, painted with gilt floral and bird medallions interspersed with shou symbols, with stylized lotus lappets encircling the foot and pendent ruyi-heads below the gilt rim, the base with six-character reign mark . ... [Lire la suite]
11 avril 2020

A small copper-red decorated bottle vase, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 3713. A small copper-red decorated bottle vase, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722); 14.9 cm, 5 7/8  in. Estimate 50,000 — 70,000 HKD. Lot Sold 175,000 HKD (17,847 EUR). Photo Sotheby’s of elegant pear-shaped form, rising from a short foot to a long cylindrical neck and a lipped mouthrim, the body painted in delicate tones of copper-red with three prancing Buddhist lions. Sotheby’s. Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, Hong Kong, 08 october 2014