21 septembre 2019

A large carved Longquan celadon vase, Ming dynasty (1368-1644)

Lot 1079. A large carved Longquan celadon vase, Ming dynasty (1368-1644); 24 in. (61 cm.) high. Estimate USD 8,000 - USD 12,000. Price realised USD 10,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2019. The vase has an oviform body and trumpet neck and is carved on the shoulder with a wide band of peony scroll bearing two large blossoms above a band of foliate scroll and upright petals on the lower body, the neck with a band of upright leaves below ribbed bands. The vase is covered with a thick glaze of... [Lire la suite]

03 août 2019

A large finely carved polychrome lacquer vase, Qing dynasty, Qianlong period (1736-1795)

Lot 3735. A large finely carved polychrome lacquer vase, Qing dynasty, Qianlong period (1736-1795); 31.1 cm., 12 1/4  in. Estimate 250,000 — 300,000 HKD. Lot sold 500,000 HKD. © Sotheby's of quatrefoil section, the baluster body resting on a splayed foot and surmounted by a tall flaring neck, each lobe of the main body carved through the red outer layer to the dark green and ochre layers with a panel enclosing a scene of figures attended by acolytes, the neck bordered with a... [Lire la suite]
25 décembre 2018

A small carved 'Yaozhou'-type celadon-glazed vase, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234)

Lot 1357. A small carved 'Yaozhou'-type celadon-glazed vase, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234). Height 5 1/8  in., 13.1 cm. Estimate $6,000 - $8,000. Sold: $43,750. © Sotheby's of meiping form, carved around the shoulder with lotus blossoms borne on an undulating foliate stem, above repetitive raised fillets, covered overall save for the foot ring with an olive-green glaze pooling to a darker tone in the recesses. Sotheby's. Saturday at Sotheby's: Asian Art, New York, 18... [Lire la suite]
15 septembre 2018

A carved Longquan celadon vase, late Yuan-early Ming dynasty, mid-14th-early 15th century

Lot 1310. A carved Longquan celadon vase, late Yuan-early Ming dynasty, mid-14th-early 15th century; 8 ½ in. (21.5 cm.) high. Estimate USD 6,000 - USD 8,000. Price realised USD 6,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2018. The high-shouldered, tapering body is carved with a wide band of leafy flower scroll between a band of narrow, upright chrysanthemum petals below and a band of peonies on the shoulder, all under a glaze of sea-green color that also covers the interior and base and thins on the mouth... [Lire la suite]
19 décembre 2017

A fine and large pair of carved cinnabar lacquer vases with figural scenes from the Sanguo yanyi, Qianlong-Jiaqing period

Lot 301. A fine and large pair of carved cinnabar lacquer vases with figural scenes from the Sanguo yanyi (The History of the Three Realms) in the medallions, Qianlong-Jiaqing period (1736-1820). H. 61,7 cm. Estimate 20.000/30.000 €. Lot sold 50.000 €. Courtesy Nagel Very slightly chipped. Provenance: Property from an old German private collection, bought in the 1980s. Nagel. "Asiatische Kunst - Salzburg", 06.12.2017
17 août 2016

A rare Cizhou-type carved vase, Northern Song dynasty, Late 11th-12th century

Lot 806. A rare Cizhou-type carved vase, Northern Song dynasty, Late 11th-12th century. Estimate USD 30,000 - USD 50,000. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2016 The vase is well carved on the globular body and trumpet-form neck with a broad band of peony scroll bearing two large blossoms framed by leafy, curving stems above a band of narrow petals below, all in dark brown reserved on a white slip ground and covered with a clear glaze. 8 ½ in. (21.4 cm.) high. Provenance: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York,... [Lire la suite]
14 mars 2015

A rare large Qingbai carved vase, meiping, Yuan dynasty (1279-1368)

A rare large Qingbai carved vase, meiping, Yuan dynasty (1279-1368). Estimate $30,000 – $50,000. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 The elegantly-potted, high-shouldered vase is crisply carved with a band of four large peony blooms borne on a continuous, meandering leafy stem, between two molded bow-string bands. The tapering lower section is encircled by a band of upright lotus petals, and the shoulder is carved with a band of scrolls below the short, cylindrical neck. The vase is covered in a semi-translucent glaze of... [Lire la suite]
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26 avril 2013

A rare 'Cizhou' carved vase, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127)

Lot 31. A rare 'Cizhou' carved vase, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127); 39.5cm., 15 1/2 in. Estimate 120,000 - 180,000 GBP. Lot sold 146,500 GBP. Photo Sotheby's 2013 the well-potted baluster body with a the tall waisted neck flaring widely at the mouth to a dished rim, deeply carved through the creamy-white slip into the straw-coloured ware with a wide band of peony blooms borne on undulating leafy stems, all between overlapping lappets around the shoulder and foot, applied overall with a thin... [Lire la suite]
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