25 juillet 2019

A small celadon-glazed 'lotus' dish, Qianlong six-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-1795)

Lot 905. A small celadon-glazed 'lotus' dish, Qianlong six-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-1795); 4¾ in. (12.2 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 3,000 - USD 5,000. Price realised USD 8,125. © Christie's Images Ltd 2014 The dish is molded in shallow relief on the interior with four rows of lotus petals radiating from a central pod towards the foliate rim. The dish is covered inside and out in a pale blue-green glaze, Japanese wood box. Provenance: Kunryodo, Tokyo.A Japanese... [Lire la suite]

25 juillet 2019

A celadon-glazed globular water pot, pingguozun, Qianlong six-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-179

Lot 904. A celadon-glazed globular water pot, pingguozun, Qianlong six-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-1795); 4 in. (10 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 10,000 - USD 15,000. Price realised USD 37,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2014 The globular body, which tapers towards the unglazed foot, and curves inward to the rounded interior of the neck, is covered inside and out, and on the base, with a glaze of pale blue-green color,box.  Christie's. FINE CHINESE CERAMICS AND WORKS OF... [Lire la suite]
25 juillet 2019

A pair of celadon-glazed gilt-mounted quintuple-neck vases, 18th-19th century

Lot 902. A pair of celadon-glazed gilt-mounted quintuple-neck vases, 18th-19th century; 16¾ in. (42.5 cm.) high overall. Estimate USD 12,000 - USD 18,000. Price realised USD 23,750. © Christie's Images Ltd 2014 Each globular vase is surmounted by one central neck surrounded by four shorter tubular necks. The sides are finely carved with a wide band of floral meander between decorative borders and further carved on the necks with upright leaves. Each vase is covered overall with a glaze of soft-green color... [Lire la suite]
23 juillet 2019

A rare copper-red-decorated and celadon-glazed 'Hundred rib' jar, guan, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 892. A rare copper-red-decorated and celadon-glazed 'Hundred rib' jar, guan, Kangxi period (1662-1722); 10 3/8 in. (26.4 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 80,000 - USD 100,000. Price realised USD 149,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2014  The jar is well potted and relief-decorated around the sides with a band of 'one hundred' ribs glazed in pale celadon below the rounded shoulder decorated with two copper-red dragons emerging from behind scrolling clouds delicately incised under the pale blue-tinged white glaze. The... [Lire la suite]
22 juillet 2019

A celadon-glazed carved 'Lotus' vase, Qianlong period (1736-1795)

Lot 865. A celadon-glazed carved 'Lotus' vase, Qianlong period (1736-1795); 19¼ in. (49 cm.) high. Estimate USD 6,000 - USD 8,000. Price realised USD 16,250. © Christie's Images Ltd 2014  The ovoid body is elaborately decorated with scrolling lotus sprays that continue up onto the neck, all under a glaze of soft pale-green color. Provenance: Alfred E. Guntermann (1943-2013) Collection.   Christie's. FINE CHINESE CERAMICS AND WORKS OF ART, 18 – 19 September 2014, New York,... [Lire la suite]
14 juillet 2019

A celadon-glazed white-slip-decorated 'Bat' vase, yuhuchunping, Qianlong seal mark and period (1736-1795

Lot 198. A celadon-glazed white-slip-decorated 'Bat' vase, yuhuchunping, Qianlong seal mark and period (1736-1795). Height 13 in., 33 cm. Estimate 30,000 — 50,000 USD. Lot sold 53,125 USD. © Sotheby's. the pear-shaped body rising to a waisted neck with a broad flared mouth, supported on a slightly splayed foot, decorated in a white slip with incised details of bats and clouds, reserved on a celadon ground, seal mark in underglaze blue. Sotheby's. Fine Chinese... [Lire la suite]

16 juin 2019

A large celadon-glazed ovoid 'landscape' carved vase, 18th century

Lot 26. A large celadon-glazed ovoid 'landscape' carved vase, 18th century; 52.5cm (20 3/4in) high. Sold for £ 7,500 (€ 8,418). © Bonhams. Carved around the body to depict a continuous landscape scene, comprising a large pavilion complex with multiple courtyards amongst mountains interspersed with smaller pavilions and figures, next to a harbour with narrow fishing boats, all covered in an even pale green glaze.  Property from the collection of Jacques and Galila Hollander. Note: A large 18th century... [Lire la suite]
03 juin 2019

A celadon-glazed lobed brush washer, Mark and period of Kangxi (1662-1722)

Lot 450. A celadon-glazed lobed brush washer, Mark and period of Kangxi (1662-1722);14 cm, 5 1/2  in. Estimate 150,000 — 200,000 HKD. Lot sold 400,000 HKD. © Sotheby's. the sides rising to a foliate rim, covered with a pale green glaze, the recessed medallion on the base left white and inscribed with a six-character Kangxi mark. Provenance: Sotheby's New York, 5th June 1985, lot 264. Sotheby's. Chinese Art, Hong Kong, 30 May 2019
28 mai 2019

A very rare large celadon-glazed carved and moulded 'flowers and fruit' bowl, Yongzheng seal mark and of the period (1723-1735)

Lot 149. A very rare large celadon-glazed carved and moulded 'flowers and fruit' bowl, Yongzheng seal mark and of the period (1723-1735); 33.5cm (13 1/4in) diam. Estimate: HK$600,000 - HK$1,000,000. Sold for HK$ 1,500,625 (€ 170,838) inc. premium. © Bonhams 2001-2019 Elegantly potted with deep rounded sides rising to an everted rim, the exterior with raised flowering sprigs of peony, lotus and rose with finely carved details, the floral sprigs set between leafy fruiting branches bearing peaches, persimmons and... [Lire la suite]
05 mai 2019

A large celadon-glazed moulded floral bowl, Qianlong six-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-1795)

Lot 311. A large celadon-glazed moulded floral bowl, Qianlong six-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-1795); 10 ¼ in. (26 cm.) diam. Estimate GBP 25,000 - GBP 35,000 (USD 32,550 - USD 45,570). © Christie's Images Ltd 2019. The exterior is elaborately moulded and incised with a continuous leafy scroll bearing six peony flowers, between an archaistic cloud-scroll surrounding the mouth rim and a keyfret band around the foot. The interior is incised with a central peony... [Lire la suite]