13 novembre 2017

A rare 'Yaozhou' bottle vase, Song dynasty (960-1127)

LOt 90. A rare 'Yaozhou' bottle vase, Song dynasty (960-1127). 28.3 cm, 11 1/8  in. Estimate 40,000 — 60,000 GBP. Lots sold 162,500 GBP. Courtesy Sotheby's. the rounded sides rising from a spreading foot to a waisted neck applied with two dragon mask handles, to a flaring rim, carved with a design of lotus below four horizontal ribs below a key fret at the rim, covered in an olive-green glaze pooling to a deeper colour in the carved recesses. Provenance: Acquired in Hong Kong in 1986. ... [Lire la suite]
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07 novembre 2017

A silver-mounted blue and white 'Kraak' bottle vase, Wanli period (1573-1620), the mounts possibly later

Lot 164. A silver-mounted blue and white 'Kraak' bottle vase, Wanli period (1573-1620), the mounts possibly later. 33.5cm (13 1/8in) high. Estimate £ 800 - 1,200. Sold for £812 (€919). Photo: Bonhams. The lobed hexagonal body vibrantly painted with panels enclosing flying horses and scrolling floral designs, the tapering neck with ruyi-head bands and bejewelled swag motifs, the mounts probably Turkish. Bonhams. ASIAN ART, 6 Nov 2017, 10:30 GMT, LONDON, KNIGHTSBRIDGE  ... [Lire la suite]
24 octobre 2017

A white soft-paste bottle vase, Qing Dynasty, 18th century

Lot 129. A white soft-paste bottle vase, Qing Dynasty, 18th century. Estimate 6,000 — 8,000 USD. Lot sold 14,400 USD. Photo: Sothebys. the globular body molded in low relief with four shou characters encircled by kui dragons and flying bats, all between wave lappets and keyfret skirting the foot and ruyi head lappets and further keyfret at the shoulders,  the tall cylindrical neck molded with upright plantain leaves, all beneath a lightly crackled clear glaze; 15... [Lire la suite]
18 octobre 2017

One of Europe's biggest Asian art auctions to take place in Belgium

  On October 28 and 29, Belgian auction house Rob Michiels will present a large sale of Asian art from several private collections from around the world. With 1300 lots offered, it is one of the biggest Asian art sales Europe has seen this year. The auction will take place just before Asian Arts Week kicks off in London. The catalog contains several private collections from around the world showcasing a diverse range of pieces including: porcelain, paintings, sculptures, jade, ivory and other objets d'art from China and... [Lire la suite]
08 octobre 2017

A fine teadust-glazed bottle vase, incised seal mark and period of Qianlong

Lot 3665. A fine teadust-glazed bottle vase, incised seal mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795), 33.8 cm, 13 3/8  in.. Estimate 800,000 — 1,200,000 HKD. Lot sold 1,687,500 HKD. Photo: Sotheby's. superbly potted with a compressed globular body supported on a splayed foot, sweeping up to a broad cylindrical neck and a rounded mouthrim, covered overall with an olive-coloured glaze flecked with a fine yellow mist, the glaze stopping neatly above the foot, the base... [Lire la suite]
05 octobre 2017

A small robin’s egg-glazed bottle vase, Qing dynasty, 18th century

Lot 134. A small robin’s egg-glazed bottle vase, Qing dynasty, 18th century, 6 1/8 in. (15.6 cm.) high, box. Estimate HKD 120,000 - HKD 180,000. Price realised HKD 150,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2017 Christie's. The Pavilion Sale Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, 2 October 2017, Alexandra House, Hong Kong 

26 septembre 2017

A langyao bottle vase, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 1239. A langyao bottle vase, Kangxi period (1662-1722), 11 5/8 in. (29.6 cm.) high. Estimate USD 60,000 - USD 80,000. Price realised USD 225,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2017 The compressed body and foot are covered in a faintly crackled rich ruby-red glaze that pales to a greenish-white color below the rim of the neck. The greyish-white glaze of the interior and base have a more pronounced network of crackle, cloth box. Provenance: J. M. Hu (1911-1995) Collection, acquired in... [Lire la suite]
26 septembre 2017

A large blue-glazed bottle vase, 18th-19th century

Lot 1238. A large blue-glazed bottle vase, 18th-19th century, 19 in. (48.3 cm.) high. Estimate USD 8,000 - USD 12,000. Price realised USD 27,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2017 The heavily potted vase is covered on the exterior with a deep blue glaze in contrast to the white mouth rim, interior and base. Property from the Anna-Maria and Stephen Kellen Foundation, New York.  Christie's. Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, 14 - 15 September 2017, New York
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26 septembre 2017

A large blue-glazed bottle vase, 18th-19th century

Lot 1235. A large blue-glazed bottle vase, 18th-19th century; 19 ½ in. (49.5 cm.) high. Estimate USD 4,000 - USD 6,000. Price realised USD 4,375. © Christie's Images Ltd 2017 The heavily potted vase is covered in a rich blue glaze in contrast to the white mouth rim, interior and base.  Property from the Anna-Maria and Stephen Kellen Foundation, New York.  Christie's. Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, 14 - 15 September 2017, New York
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25 septembre 2017

A flambé-glazed bottle vase, 18th century

Lot 13. A flambé-glazed bottle vase, 18th century, 12 in. (30 cm.) high. Estimate: USD 4,000 - 6,000 © Christie's Images Ltd 2017 The vase is covered in a rich strawberry-red glaze, thinning to purple and beige at the mouth rim and stopping at the foot rim. Provenance: From the collection of the Belgian artist Cris Brodahl (b.1963), acquired prior to 1997. Christie's. The Art of China: Online Autumn Sale
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