14 janvier 2020

A rare small Yaozhou celadon carved ewer, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234)

Lot 1170. A rare small Yaozhou celadon carved ewer, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234); 3¼ in. (8.2 cm.) across. Estimate USD 6,000 - USD 8,000. Price realised USD 135,750. © Christie's Images Ltd 2013 The upright sides of the cylindrical body are well carved with two peony sprays below a band of overlapping petals on the canted shoulder that radiate from the base of the small mouth which is flanked by a short spout on one side and a looped, strap handle on the other. The vessel is covered... [Lire la suite]

28 mars 2019

A Yaozhou Celadon Glazed Carved Ewer, Northern Song Dynasty, 10th-12th Century

Lot 3502. A Yaozhou Celadon Glazed Carved Ewer, Northern Song Dynasty, 10th-12th Century. H 8.9cm. Estimate HKD 300,000 - 400,000 (USD 38,217 - 50,956). Lot sold HKD 2,950,000 (USD 375,742). © Poly Auction Hong Kong Limited. The ewer is beautifully potted in globular form, carved in relief depicting overlapping lotus petals and scrolls forming in fine detail that generously issuing sumptuous leaves. It is decorated with a strap handle opposite a short curved spout. It is overall in fine pale greenglaze... [Lire la suite]
10 septembre 2017

A rare small carved Yaozhou ewer, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (AD 960-1234)

Lot 1148. A rare small carved Yaozhou ewer, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (AD 960-1234); 3¼ in. (8.2 cm.) across. Estimate USD 20,000 - USD 30,000. Price realised USD 43,750 © Christie's Images Ltd 2017 The upright sides of the cylindrical body are well carved with two peony sprays below a band of overlapping petals on the canted shoulder that radiate from the base of the small mouth which is flanked by a short spout on one side and a looped, strap handle on the other. The vessel is covered with a clear... [Lire la suite]
24 avril 2017

A 'Yaozhou' carved ewer, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127)

Lot 191. A 'Yaozhou' carved ewer, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127); 21.5 cm, 8 7/16  in. Estimate 40,000 — 60,000 GBP. Sold 50,000 GBP. Photo: Sotheby's. the cylindrical body supported by a spreading foot, with canted shoulders set with a loop handle opposite a curved spout and flanked by two small strap loops, the long waisted neck rising to an everted rim, the exterior carved all around with scrolling peony, covered overall with... [Lire la suite]
05 décembre 2015

A carved Longquan celadon ewer, Early Ming dynasty, 15th century

Lot 3113. A carved Longquan celadon ewer, Early Ming dynasty, 15th century; 12 1/2 in. (31.75 cm.) high . Estimate HK$700,000 - HK$900,000. Price realized HK$937,500 ($121,534). © Christie's Image Ltd 2015 The ewer is potted with a pear-shaped body and an elegant spout, joined to the neck with a cloud-shaped strut opposite an arched strap-handle, carved around the body with large blooms of peony flowers borne on scrolling vines growing leaves to the sides, the tapered neck is decorated with a... [Lire la suite]
26 mars 2015

A Yue-type celadon carved ewer, China, Early Northern Song dynasty (AD 960-1127)

Lot 829. A Yue-type celadon carved ewer, China, Early Northern Song dynasty (AD 960-1127);  7 ½ in. (20 cm.) high. Estimate $6,000 - $8,000. Price Realized $8,750. © Christie's Image Ltd 2015 The oviform body divided into six lobes, each freely carved with a flower, with a pair of small loops applied to the shoulder between the curved spout and S-shaped handle, the cylindrical neck rising to the dished mouth, covered overall with an olive-green glaze, box Provenance: The Collection of Robert... [Lire la suite]
02 mars 2015

A rare 'Qingbai' carved ewer, Yuan dynasty

A rare 'Qingbai' carved ewer, Yuan dynasty. Estimate 20,000 — 30,000 USD. Photo Sotheby's. the compressed globular body rising from a flat base to a short neck with lipped rim, set with a flat grooved handle and a loop on top, the curved spout applied with a stylized phoenix head, the body decorated with two bands of stylized ruyi cloud scrolls, covered overall with a light blue glaze pooling in the recesses, stopping neatly above the foot to reveal the pale white body. Height 3 3/8... [Lire la suite]
24 février 2014

A Rare 'Yaozhou' Celadon Carved Ewer, Northern Song Dynasty (960-1127)

Lot 215. A Rare 'Yaozhou' Celadon Carved Ewer, Northern Song Dynasty (960-1127). Height 4 3/4 in., 12 cm. Estimate 200,000 — 300,000 USD. Lot sold 197,000 USD. Photo: Sotheby's. the cylindrical body rising from a flat foot to canted shoulders set with a rib-strapped handle opposite a short curved spout, the waisted neck incised with two double line bands below the everted rim with lipped edge, carved all around with scrolling peony and covered overall with a clear glaze of dark olive-green color... [Lire la suite]
13 septembre 2008

A rare yaozhou celadon carved ewer. Northern Song, 11th/12th century

A rare yaozhou celadon carved ewer. Northern Song, 11th/12th century The ovoid body deftly carved with two leafy flowering peony stems below a band of overlapping petals on the shoulder from which rise the curved spout and the ribbed strap handle, the waisted neck incised with two double-line bands below the everted rim with lipped edge, covered overall with a dark olive-green glaze which also covers the base - 9 1/8 in. (23.2 cm.) high - Estimate : $40,000 - $60,000 Provenance : Acquired prior to 1985. Notes : Very few... [Lire la suite]