20 septembre 2021

Archaic Jade from the Estate of Robert P. Youngman sold at Bonhams New York, 20 September 2021

Lot 133. An Archaic Jade Flanged Disc, Possibly Neolithic, Hongshan Culture, 3500-2500 BCE; 2 3/4in (7cm) across. Sold for US$ 12,750 (€ 10,887). © Bonhams 2001-2021 The outer edge of the circular flattened disc carved with three blade like notches, each set with additional smaller notches, the center with a circular aperture, the greenish-yellow stone with areas of russet inclusions. Property from the Estate of Robert P. Youngman. Literature: Robert P. Youngman, The Youngman Collection, Chinese... [Lire la suite]

22 août 2021

A celadon jade 'lotus' vessel, 17th century

Lot 1039. A celadon jade 'lotus' vessel, 17th century; 19 cm. Estimate: 30,000 - 50,000 HKD. Lot Sold: 69,300 HKD. (C) 2021 Sotheby's Provenance: Bonhams London, 4th November 2013, lot 83 (GBP 10,000). Sotheby's. Chinese Art Online, including Song Ceramics from the Kai-Yin Lo Collection, Hong Kong, 26 August 2021
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06 mai 2021

A rare celadon jade handle-shaped pendant, Late Shang dynasty

Lot 45. A rare celadon jade handle-shaped pendant, Late Shang dynasty; 7.1 cm. Estimate: 80,000 - 120,000 HKD. Lot sold: 100,800 HKD. Courtesy Sotheby's. worked in the form of a millet, the stone of a translucent pale celadon colour with russet patches. Property from the Hei-Chi Collection. Literature: Jiang Tao and Liu Yunhui, Jades from Hei-Chi Collection II, Beijing, 2012, p. 41. Sotheby's. Monochrome III, Hong Kong, 22 April 2021
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02 mai 2021

A celadon jade ancestor mask, Neolithic period, Shijiahe culture (2500–2000 BC)

Lot 13. A celadon jade ancestor mask, Neolithic period, Shijiahe culture (2500–2000 BC); 6.5 cm. Estimate: 800,000- 1,000,000 HKD. Lot sold: 1,449,000 HKD. Courtesy Sotheby's. skilfully and subtly worked in relief on one side of the openwork plaque to depict an anthropomorphic face, the eyes rendered powerful and large above a mouth revealing its teeth. Property from the Kuan Yi Ju Collection. Note : This remarkable, crisply carved plaque represents one of the exceedingly rare jade... [Lire la suite]
25 octobre 2020

A celadon jade human and dragon-form pendant, Western Zhou dynasty or later

Lot 232. A celadon jade human and dragon-form pendant, Western Zhou dynasty or later; 1 7/8 in. (5 cm.) long., box. Estimate HKD 60,000 - HKD 80,000. Price realised HKD 325,000. © Christie's Images Limited 2020. The Juyi Studio Collection.  Provenance: E Yuan Tang Chinese Art, Taipei, acquired in 1985 Christie's. The Pavilion Sale Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, Hong Kong, 9 October 2020
21 octobre 2020

Two small celadon jade axes, Liangzhu culture (circa 3300-2200 BC) & A yellow jade bangle

Lot 226. Two small celadon jade axes, Liangzhu culture (circa 3300-2200 BC) & A yellow jade bangle; The largest: 3 in. (7.7 cm.) long, boxes (3). Estimate 20,000 - HKD 30,000. Price realised HKD 52,500. © Christie’s Images Limited 2020. The Juyi Studio Collection. Provenance: E Yuan Tang Chinese Art, Taipei, acquired in 1985. Christie's. The Pavilion Sale Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, Hong Kong, 9 October 2020

21 octobre 2020

A celadon jade pendant, huang, Neolithic period (circa 6500-1700 BC)

Lot 208. A celadon jade pendant, huang, Neolithic period (circa 6500-1700 BC); 6 in. (15.2 cm.) diam., box. Estimate 40,000 - HKD 60,000. Price realised HKD 50,000. © Christie’s Images Limited 2020. The Juyi Studio Collection. Provenance: E Yuan Tang Chinese Art, Taipei, acquired in 1985. Christie's. The Pavilion Sale Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, Hong Kong, 9 October 2020
06 octobre 2020

A celadon jade 'animal mask' plaque, Eastern Zhou dynasty, Spring and Autumn period (770-475 BC)

Lot 62. A celadon jade 'animal mask' plaque, Eastern Zhou dynasty, Spring and Autumn period (770-475 BC); 3.7 cm, 1 ⅜ in. Estimate: 100,000 - 200,000 HKD. Lot sold 176,400 HKD. Courtesy Sotheby's. skilfully worked on one side with the upper trapezoidal section rendered with double-line scrollwork and pierced with three apertures, including a pair of reverse U-form, the lower section depicting the animal mask, the reverse with one bevelled section, the top and base of the plaque with two... [Lire la suite]
06 octobre 2020

A celadon jade three-hole plaque, Neolithic period, Hongshan culture (c. 3800-2700 BC)

Lot 35. A celadon jade three-hole plaque, Neolithic period, Hongshan culture (c. 3800-2700 BC); 8.8 cm, 3 ½ in.. Estimate: 80,000 - 100,000 HKD. Lot sold 226,800 HKD. Courtesy Sotheby's. pierced with three perforations of increasing sizes with the outline corresponding in form, the pale celadon stone with light russet inclusions. Property from the Hei-Chi Collection. Literature: Jiang Tao and Liu Yunhui, Jades from the Hei-Chi Collection, Beijing, 2006, pp. 24-25. Note: This type of jade... [Lire la suite]
06 octobre 2020

A celadon jade 'coiled dragon' pendant, Eastern Zhou dynasty, Spring and Autumn period (770-475 BC)

Lot 26. A celadon jade 'coiled dragon' pendant, Eastern Zhou dynasty, Spring and Autumn period (770-475 BC); 8.1 cm, 3 ⅛ in. Estimate: 200,000 - 300,000 HKD. Lot sold 327,600 HKD. Courtesy Sotheby's. skilfully worked on each side to depict a dragon with an agape jaw and extending a tongue, the C-shaped body detailed with scrollwork and pierced with an aperture, the pale greyish-celadon stone with darker inclusions. Property from the Hei-Chi Collection. Literature: Jiang Tao and Liu... [Lire la suite]