19 juin 2021

A cream-glazed foliate-rim 'floral' dish, 12th-13th century

Lot 503. A cream-glazed foliate-rim 'floral' dish, 12th-13th century; 22.7cm (9in) diam. Est: £800 - £1,200. Sold for £ 3,825 (€ 4,458). © Bonhams Finely potted with thin sides tapering to the petal-shaped rim, the interior moulded with a composite floral scroll including lotus and chrysanthemums, amidst scrolling acanthus leaves, covered with a creamy, ivory-white glaze. Published, Illustrated and Exhibited: Roger Keverne Ltd., Summer Exhibition, London, 2012, no.26. Note: Compare with a... [Lire la suite]

16 juin 2021

A cream-glazed jar and cover, Tang Dynasty (618-907)

Lot 482. A cream-glazed jar and cover, Tang Dynasty (618-907); 34cm (13 3/8in) high. Est: £800 - £1,200. Sold for £ 3,570 (€ 4,159). © Bonhams The finely potted oviform jar with short neck and rounded rim, covered with a clear glaze over a white slip, the domed cover with bud finial similarly glazed, fitted box. Note: See a related example illustrated by Mino Yutaka, Pre-Sung Dynasty Chinese Stonewares in the Royal Ontario Museum, Toronto, 1974, no.52. Bonhams. Roger Keverne... [Lire la suite]
09 février 2021

A cream-glazed molded 'lotos' bottle vase, Qianlong-Jiaqing period (1736-1820)

  Lot 581. A cream-glazed molded 'lotos' bottle vase, Qianlong-Jiaqing period (1736-1820); H. 33,3 cm. Estimate: €900 - €1,200. Result: € 3,300. Courtesy Nagel. Provenance: Old Berlin private collection, bought June 2nd/3rd 1987 from Lempertz Cologne, Lot 1213.  Fine Asian Art, Stuttgart - Part I by Nagel Auction, December 8, 2020
30 mars 2020

A rare Cizhou cream-glazed carved crescent-shaped pillow, Northern Song dynasty, 10th-11th century

Lot 2083. A rare Cizhou cream-glazed carved crescent-shaped pillow, Northern Song dynasty, 10th-11th century; 11 in. (28 cm.) wide. Estimate USD 25,000 - USD 35,000. Price Realized USD 62,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2014.  The canted top is well carved through the white slip with a leafy peony spray bearing three flowers, and around the sides with a band of foliate scroll, all within striated borders surrounded by a plain cream field, and under a clear glaze that continues onto the... [Lire la suite]
02 septembre 2019

A large 'Juluxian' cream-glazed censer, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234) 

Lot 711. A large 'Juluxian' cream-glazed censer, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234). Diameter 8 in., 20.3 cm. Estimate 15,000 — 20,000 USD. Lot Sold 16,250 USD. © Sotheby's. the cylindrical receptacle raised on a tall spreading foot below a stepped and recessed waist and a wide, gently sloping rim, all covered with a glossy milky-white glaze suffused with a fine matrix of golden-beige crackles. Provenance: Collection of Russell M. Tyson (1867-1963).Bequest to the Art Institute of... [Lire la suite]
27 août 2019

An unusual small cream-glazed double-gourd-form box and cover, 18th century

Lot 738. An unusual small cream-glazed double-gourd-form box and cover, 18th century; 12 ½ in.(31.7 cm.) high. Estimate USD 2,000 - USD 3,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2019 The box is decorated in relief with four bats on the body and the cover is similarly decorated with three smaller bats surrounding a gnarled stem extending downwards from the top. Provenance: Kate Sturges Buckingham (1858–1937) Collection, Chicago, before 1925.The Art Institute of Chicago, accessioned as the Collection of Lucy... [Lire la suite]

23 décembre 2018

A carved cream-glazed 'Cizhou' pillow, Song dynasty (960-1279)

Lot 1030. A carved cream-glazed 'Cizhou' pillow, Song dynasty (960-1279). Width 10 in., 25.4 cm. Estimate $1,500 - $2,500. Sold: $1,000. © Sotheby's with a sloping, slightly concave top featuring a floral spray in a quatre-lobe medallion, the slip surrounding the spray carved away to reveal buff pottery, covered in a clear glaze stopping short of the flat base. Provenance: E & J Frankel, New York, 2012. Sotheby's. Saturday at Sotheby’s: Asian Art, New York, 18 March 2017
29 avril 2017

A cream-glazed soft paste miniature cong-form vase, Qianlong impressed six-character seal mark and of the period (1736-1795)

Lot 123. A cream-glazed soft paste miniature cong-form vase, Qianlong impressed six-character seal mark and of the period (1736-1795), Estimate GBP 6,000 - GBP 10,000 (USD 7,674 - USD 12,860). Photo Sotheby's. The vase is delicately potted in archaistic form, with each face moulded with the Eight Trigrams, bagua, within a raised border. The vase is covered overall with an ivory glaze suffused with fine crackles.. Christie's. Fine Chinese Ceramics And Works of Art, 9 May... [Lire la suite]
17 août 2016

A Cizhou-type cream-glazed censer, Northern Song dynasty, 11th-12th century

Lot 808. A Cizhou-type cream-glazed censer, Northern Song dynasty, 11th-12th century. Estimate USD 1,500 - USD 2,500. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2016 The cylindrical cup is raised on a waisted stem rising from a spreading pedestal foot and surmounted by a slightly curved, wide everted rim, the whole is covered with a white slip and clear glaze that continues over the raised mouth rim and the interior is left unglazed. 5 1/8 in. (13 cm.) wide. Provenance: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York,... [Lire la suite]
01 mars 2016

A 'Cizhou' Cream-Glazed Pillow, Northern Song Dynasty

Lot 213. A 'Cizhou' Cream-Glazed Pillow, Northern Song Dynasty. Estimate 8,000 — 12,000 USD. Photo: Sotheby's the curved upper surface of ruyi form raised on a high pentagonal base, the top incised with a peony borne on a leafy stem, reserved against a densely combed background, covered overall in a cream glaze over a white slip stopping at the foot and the front side of the base, Japanese wood box (3). Width 11 5/8  in., 29.4 cm Property from the collection of... [Lire la suite]