20 novembre 2022

A celadon-glazed 'peony scroll' yenyen vase, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 410. A celadon-glazed 'peony scroll' yenyen vase, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722). Height 17¼ in., 43.8 cm. Sold for $10,080 (Estimate $6,000 - $8,000). © Sotheby's 2022 Provenance: Acquired prior to 1995. Important Chinese Art, New York, 21 september 2022

18 novembre 2022

Two rare celadon-glazed square brushpots, bitong, Qianlong seal marks and of the period (1736-1795)

Lot 26. Two rare celadon-glazed square brushpots, bitong, Qianlong seal marks and of the period (1736-1795); 9.7cm (3 3/4in) high and 8cm (3 1/4in) high. (2). Sold for £21,675 (Estimate £3,000 - 5,000). © Bonhams 2001-2022 Each with tall straight sides rising to an inward-curving rim, covered overall with a celadon glaze of sea-green tone. Provenance: P.C. Lu Works of Art Ltd., Hong Kong, 3 May 2003. Note: Compare with a related russet-splashed celadon-glazed square brushpot, Qianlong seal mark... [Lire la suite]
02 octobre 2022

A rare celadon-glazed quadrilobed 'mythical beast' vase, Seal mark and period of Qianlong

Lot 212. A rare celadon-glazed quadrilobed 'mythical beast' vase, Seal mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795). Height 7½ in., 19 cm. Lot sold: 107,100 USD (Estimate: 80,000 - 120,000 USD). © Sotheby's 2022 the base with a six-character seal mark in underglaze blue. Property from an Asian Private Collection. Provenance: Denys Cowell, Brighton, circa the 1980s.English Private Collection.Woolley & Wallis, Salisbury, 13th November 2018, lot 75. Note: This elegant vessel is... [Lire la suite]
02 octobre 2022

A rare celadon-glazed double-gourd vase and cover, Seal mark and period of Qianlong

Lot 211. A rare celadon-glazed double-gourd vase and cover, Seal mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795). Height overall 10¼ in., 26.2 cm. Lot sold: 100,800 USD (Estimate: 80,000 - 100,000 USD). © Sotheby's 2022 the base with a six-character seal mark in underglaze blue (2). Provenance: Collection of Fraser Matthew Fell (1928-2020). Note: Preserved with its small, original cover, this elegant vessel is one of the particularly delightful designs of lidded double-gourd vases... [Lire la suite]
02 octobre 2022

A rare celadon-glazed 'lotus' dish, Mark and period of Yongzheng

Lot 210. A rare celadon-glazed 'lotus' dish, Mark and period of Yongzheng (1723-1735). Diameter 11¾ in., 29.8 cm. Lot sold: 88,200 USD (Estimate: 60,000 - 80,000 USD). © Sotheby's 2022 the base with a six-character mark in underglaze blue within a double circle. Provenance: Collection of Alfred William Cowperthwaite (1890-1964).Pao & Moltke, Toronto, acquired in the 1990s.Canadian Private Collection. Note: Yongzheng mark and period dishes of this type are rarely found... [Lire la suite]
02 octobre 2022

A rare celadon-glazed 'chrysanthemum' bottle vase, Mark and period of Kangxi (1662-1722)

  Lot 206. A rare celadon-glazed 'chrysanthemum' bottle vase, Mark and period of Kangxi (1662-1722). Height 8 in., 20.3 cm. Lot sold: 50,400 USD (Estimate: 40,000 - 60,000 USD). © Sotheby's 2022 the base with a six-character mark in underglaze blue. Property from a New York Private Collection. Provenance: Ralph M. Chait Galleries, New York, 1st January 1973. Note: Celadon-glazed examples of this type are rare. Compare an example of this type in the collection of the... [Lire la suite]

29 septembre 2022

A molded 'Yaozhou' celadon-glazed 'floral' bowl, Northern Song dynasty

  Lot 688. A molded 'Yaozhou' celadon-glazed 'floral' bowl, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127). Diameter 8⅛ in., 20.7 cm. Lot sold: 2,394 USD (Estimate: 2,000 - 3,000 USD). © Sotheby's 2022 Provenance: Christie's New York, 9th May 1981, lot 125.China House of Arts, New York. Sotheby's. China 5000 Years, New York, 27 september 2022
02 septembre 2022

A celadon-glazed 'ruyi cloud' paperweight, China

Lot 733. A celadon-glazed 'ruyi cloud' paperweight, China. Hauteur : 4,8 cm. (1 7⁄8 in.) ; Longueur : 17,5 cm. (6 7⁄8 in.). Price Realised EUR 10,080 (Estimate EUR 2,500 - EUR 3,500). © Christie's 2022 Christie's. Art of Asia, Paris, 27 june - 12 july 2022
18 août 2022

A Pair of Incised Celadon-Glazed ‘Lingzhi’ Dishes, Marks and Period of Yongzheng (1723-1735)

Lot 3565. A Pair of Incised Celadon-Glazed ‘Lingzhi’ Dishes, Marks and Period of Yongzheng (1723-1735). D 11.6cm. Sold for HKD 960,000 (Estimate HKD 480,000 - 650,000). © Poly Auction Hong Kong Limited 2022 Provenance: Meiyintang Collection, Switzerland. Published: Kang Ruijun, The Maine Hall Collection of Chinese Ceramics, Volume 2, London, 1994-2010, p. 207, no. 861. Note: This pair of dishes, with skewed mouths, curved bellies, and rounded feet, is covered... [Lire la suite]
15 mai 2022

An underglaze-blue and red, wucai-decorated celadon-glazed vase, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period

Lot 92. An underglaze-blue and red, wucai-decorated celadon-glazed vase, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722). Height 23.8 cm, 9⅜ in.. Lot sold 9,450 GBP (Estimate : 6,000 - 8,000 GBP). © Sotheby's 2022 the base inscribed with mark reading Shijin Tang zhi (Hall of Generations of Splendour). Sotheby's. Important Chinese Art, London, 11 May 2022