11 janvier 2019

A copper-red and celadon-decorated blue and white carved baluster vase, Kangxi six-character mark and of the period (1662-1722)

Lot 1659. A copper-red and celadon-decorated blue and white carved baluster vase, Kangxi six-character mark in underglaze blue within a double circle and of the period (1662-1722); 17 3/8 in. (44.2 cm.) high. Estimate USD 50,000 - USD 70,000. Price Realized USD 146,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2011. The well-potted body carved in relief with tree peony, chrysanthemum and asters growing from amidst a large rock formation, the details of the flowers picked out in red against the blue of the... [Lire la suite]

22 mars 2018

A Longquan celadon carved baluster vase, Ming dynasty, 15th century

Lot 262. A Longquan celadon carved baluster vase, Ming dynasty, 15th century; 14 7/8 in. (37.7 cm.) high. Estimate USD 8,000 - USD 12,000. Price realised USD 8,750. © Christie's Images Ltd 2007 The elongated ovoid body fluidly carved with leafy peony scroll within cloud bands above and below, with a petal border encircling the base, covered overall with a glaze of sea-green tone, the unglazed foot ring burnt orange in the firing, Japanese wood box. Note: A similar though slightly smaller... [Lire la suite]
22 mars 2015

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

Lot 870. A large Longquan celadon carved baluster vase, China, Yuan dynasty (1279-1368); 24 ¼ in. (61.5 cm.) high. Estimate $15,000 - $25,000. Price Realized $75,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2015 Carved with lotus scroll on the tall neck, shoulder and body, all above a wide band of narrow upright petals; now mounted as a lamp The Collection of Robert H. Ellsworth, New York Christie's. THE COLLECTION OF ROBERT HATFIELD ELLSWORTH PART IV - CHINESE WORKS OF ART: METALWORK, SCULPTURE AND EARLY... [Lire la suite]
13 mars 2015

A celadon-glazed carved baluster vase, China, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

A celadon-glazed carved baluster vase, China, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722). Estimate $30,000 – $50,000. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 The high-shouldered body carved with leafy peony scroll, and the neck with bands of ruyi and upright petals separated by a bow-string band, covered allover in a pale bluish-green glaze; 10 1/8 in. (25.6 cm.) high CHRISTIE'S. THE COLLECTION OF ROBERT HATFIELD ELLSWORTH PART III - CHINESE WORKS OF ART: QING CERAMICS, GLASS AND JADE CARVINGS, 19 March... [Lire la suite]
12 mars 2014

A very rare carved celadon-glazed baluster vase, Qianlong seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-1795)

Lot 2181. A very rare carved celadon-glazed baluster vase, Qianlong seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-1795); 13 1/8 in. (33.3 cm.) high. Estimate $400,000 – $600,000. Price realised USD 1,205,000. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2014 The tapering body is finely decorated in relief with a band of leafy flower scroll bearing four large blossoms between a band of narrow chrysanthemum petals below and a ruyi collar on the rounded shoulder. The tall neck is decorated on each side with a... [Lire la suite]