18 mai 2017

A large pair of Longquan celadon bottle vases, Ming dynasty, 17h century

Lot 3183. A large pair of Longquan celadon bottle vases, Ming dynasty, 17h century, 11 3/4 in. (30.2 cm.) high, box. Estimate HKD 600,000 - HKD 800,000 (USD 77,373 - USD 103,164) © Christie's Images Ltd 2017  Each vase is sturdily potted with a pear-shaped body, decorated with a single bow string, raised on a low splayed ring foot. The waisted neck with a pair of mythical beast-head C-shaped handles, each suspending a circular ring. The glaze of a rich olive-green tone. ... [Lire la suite]

07 mai 2017

A famille rose sgraffiato blue-ground bottle vase, 19th century

Lot 97. A famille rose sgraffiato blue-ground bottle vase, 19th century. Estimate GBP 10,000 - GBP 15,000 (USD 12,920 - USD 19,380) © Christie's Images Ltd 2017 The vase is decorated with four gilt roundels enclosing scenes from the romantic fable, Niu lang zhi nu, 'The Weaver Girl and the Cowherd', between interspersed famille rose ruyi-shaped clouds on a blue ground decorated with a foliate sgraffiato design. The interior and base are glazed turquoise save for the apocryphal Qianlong... [Lire la suite]
07 mai 2017

A rare copper-red-glazed bottle vase, Yongzheng six-character mark and of the period (1723-1735)

Lot 125. A rare copper-red-glazed bottle vase, Yongzheng six-character mark and of the period (1723-1735). Estimate HK$ 400,000 - 600,000 (€47,000 - 70,000). Photo: Bonhams. The compressed pear-shaped body elegantly rising from a slightly spreading foot to a tall cylindrical neck beneath a slightly flared mouth, richly applied to the exterior with an even copper-red glaze stopping neatly at the rim and foot. 23.3cm (9 1/8in) high Provenance: Almira Goodsell Rockefeller (1844-1920), wife of William... [Lire la suite]
26 avril 2017

A teadust-glazed bottle vase, Jiaqing seal mark and of the period (1796-1820)

Lot 170. A teadust-glazed bottle vase, Jiaqing seal mark and of the period (1796-1820); 19.5cm (7 5/8in) high. Estimate £5,000 - 7,000 (€5,900 - 8,200). Photo: Bonhams.  The compressed globular body supported on a short splayed foot and rising to a tall tapering neck below an everted rim, covered overall in an olive-green glaze flecked with a fine yellow mist.  Provenance: A British private collection, and thence by descent Note: Compare with a similar teadust-glazed bottle vase, Jiaqing... [Lire la suite]
23 avril 2017

A blue and white porcelain bottle vase, Joseon Dynasty, 19th century

Lot 93. A blue and white porcelain bottle vase, Joseon Dynasty, 19th century, 9 ¼ in. (23.5 cm.) high. Estimate USD 20,000 - USD 30,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2017 The globular body with tall slightly flared neck, decorated in underglaze-blue with flowers.  Christie's. An Inquiring Mind: American Collecting of Japanese & Korean Art, 25 April 2017, New York, Rockefeller Center
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23 avril 2017

A blue and white porcelain bottle vase, Joseon Dynasty, late 19th century

Lot 92. A blue and white porcelain bottle vase, Joseon Dynasty, late 19th century, 11 1/8 in. (28.3 cm.) high. Estimate USD 130,000 - USD 150,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2017 The globular body with tall neck set on a short circular foot, decorated in underglaze-blue with a large dragon flying and stylized clouds, applied with a glossy transparent glaze. With wood box.  Christie's. An Inquiring Mind: American Collecting of Japanese & Korean Art, 25 April 2017, New York, Rockefeller... [Lire la suite]
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22 avril 2017

A blue and white bottle vase, Ming dynasty, Jiajing-Wanli period (1522-1620)

Lot 115. A blue and white bottle vase, Ming dynasty, Jiajing-Wanli period (1522-1620), 32 cm, 12 5/8  in. Estimation 5,000 — 7,000 GBP. Photo: Sotheby's the pear-shaped body rising from a straight foot to a tall cylindrical neck, boldly painted to the exterior with fish swimming in a lotus pond with waterweeds and aquatic plants, the base with a four-character mark reading Wanfu youtong (May infinite good fortune be bestowed upon you) Sotheby's. Important Chinese Art, Londres, 10 mai 2017, 02:00 PM
18 avril 2017

A Cizhou black-glazed bottle vase, Yuan dynasty (1279-1368)

Lot 104. A Cizhou black-glazed bottle vase, Yuan dynasty (1279-1368), 8 5/8 in. (21.9 cm.) high, box. Estimate HKD 250,000 - HKD 350,000 (USD 32,317 - USD 45,243). Price realised HKD 375,000 (USD 48,470) © Christie's Images Ltd 2017 The vase is potted with a recessed base and globular body, rising to a straight neck below a flat everted mouth, covered inside and out with a mottled black glaze with the exception of the base and foot. Provenance: Acquired in Hong Kong in the 1990s Note: The... [Lire la suite]
16 avril 2017

A teadust-glazed bottle vase, Seal mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795)

Lot 3668. A teadust-glazed bottle vase, Seal mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795), 18.8 cm, 7 3/8  in. Estimate 200,000 — 300,000 HKD. Lot sold 350,000 HKD. Photo: Sotheby's.   elegantly potted with a globular body resting on a splayed foot, surmounted by a tall slender neck rising from a narrow fillet to an everted rim, covered overall with an opaque teadust glaze of olive-brown colour picked out with a fine yellow mist, the... [Lire la suite]
16 avril 2017

A fine sacrificial-red glazed bottle vase, Seal mark and period of Daoguang (1821-1850)

Lot 3707. A fine sacrificial-red glazed bottle vase, Seal mark and period of Daoguang (1821-1850), 29.7 cm, 11 5/8  in. Estimate 150,000 — 200,000 HKD. Lot sold 400,000 HKD. Photo: Sotheby's.   the well-potted baluster body rising from a countersunk base to a tall cylindrical neck, the exterior applied with a rich speckled red glaze thinning at the mouth-rim and pooling to a darker red around the foot, the white base inscribed in underglaze blue with a six-character seal mark ... [Lire la suite]