16 janvier 2019

A rare doucai deep bowl, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 1705. A rare doucai deep bowl, Kangxi period (1662-1722); 7 3/16 in. (18.2 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 10,000 - USD 15,000. Price realised USD 13,750. © Christie's Images Ltd 2011 With steep sides rising to the rounded rim, painted around the exterior with the Eight Immortals, each holding a different attribute, the interior painted with a medallion of Shoulao seated atop a deer and being attended to by a young servant, the base with four-character mark fushou shuangquan (blessings and longevity... [Lire la suite]

22 septembre 2018

A teadust-glazed deep bowl, Qianlong impressed six-character seal mark and possibly of the period

Lot 4. A teadust-glazed deep bowl, Qianlong impressed six-character seal mark and possibly of the period; 7 7/8 in. (20 cm.) diam., Japanese wood box. Estimate HKD 200,000 - HKD 300,000(USD 25,622 - USD 38,432). © Christie's Images Ltd 2018 Christie's. The Pavilion Sale - Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, Hong Kong, 4 October 2018    
15 septembre 2018

A Yaozhou russet-brown-glazed deep bowl, Jin dynasty, 12th-13th century

Lot 1302. A Yaozhou russet-brown-glazed deep bowl, Jin dynasty, 12th-13th century; 4 5/8 in. (11.7 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 4,000 - USD 6,000. Price realised USD 4,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2018. The body of deep U-shape is covered inside and out with slightly metallic glaze of russet-brown color that shades to a darker tone below the unglazed rim, the glaze on the exterior falling irregularly over a russet-brown slip that is wiped clean at the edge of the foot, and the glaze on the interior... [Lire la suite]
25 août 2018

A Cizhou cut-slip deep bowl, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127)

Lot 804. A Cizhou cut-slip deep bowl, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127); 4 ¼ in. (11 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 3,000 - USD 5,000. Price realised USD 43,750. © Christie's Images Ltd 2018. The rounded body is decorated with four rows of tiny striations cut through a dark brown slip to reveal the white slip beneath, all below a band of white slip inside and outside the rim, and all under a clear glaze that also covers the interior and falls short of the foot ring exposing the grey body, Japanese wood box... [Lire la suite]
24 août 2018

A rare painted Cizhou deep bowl, Jin dynasty (1115-1234)

Lot 831. A rare painted Cizhou deep bowl, Jin dynasty (1115-1234); 7 ¼ in. (18.8 cm.) high. Estimate USD 15,000 - USD 18,000 © Christie's Images Ltd 2018. The finely potted body is raised on a high foot ring and covered with a white slip painted in dark brown with a band of abstract leaves, all under a clear glaze that stops on the lower body to reveal the pale grey ware, Japanese wood box, lacquer cover. Japanese wood box. Provenance: The Idemitsu Collection, prior to 1979. Sen Shu Tey,... [Lire la suite]
24 août 2018

A rare painted Cizhou deep bowl, Jin dynasty (1115-1234)

Lot 831. A rare painted Cizhou deep bowl, Jin dynasty (1115-1234); 7 ¼ in. (18.8 cm.) high. Estimate USD 15,000 - USD 18,000 © Christie's Images Ltd 2018. The finely potted body is raised on a high foot ring and covered with a white slip painted in dark brown with a band of abstract leaves, all under a clear glaze that stops on the lower body to reveal the pale grey ware, Japanese wood box, lacquer cover. Japanese wood box. Provenance: The Idemitsu Collection, prior to 1979. Sen Shu Tey,... [Lire la suite]

20 août 2018

A Cizhou sgraffiato deep bowl, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127)

Lot 840. A Cizhou sgraffiato deep bowl, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127); 6 ½ in. (16.5 cm.) high. Estimate USD 6,000 - USD 8,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2018. The bowl has widely flared, rounded sides and is covered with a white slip on the exterior where it is carved through to the body with a large peony spray reserved on a combed ground below a line border, all under a clear glaze that falls irregularly on the exterior towards the unglazed foot to expose the pale grey stoneware, Japanese wood... [Lire la suite]
20 août 2018

A Cizhou sgraffiato deep bowl, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127)

Lot 813. A Cizhou sgraffiato deep bowl, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127); 6 ½ in. (16.5 cm.) high. Estimate USD 15,000 - USD 18,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2018. The bowl is potted with deep, rounded sides rising from a spreading foot, and the exterior is carved through an ivory-toned slip to the pale grey ground with a leafy scroll reserved on a combed ground, all under a clear glaze, stopping short of the lower body to expose the pale grey stoneware, Japanese wood box. Japanese wood box. ... [Lire la suite]
20 août 2018

A rare large Cizhou sgraffiato deep bowl, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127)

Lot 812. A rare large Cizhou sgraffiato deep bowl, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127); 12 ¾ in. (32.3 cm.) high. Estimate USD 18,000 - USD 25,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2018. The bowl has rounded, conical sides rising to a lipped rim, and is carved in the interior with a large peony blossom borne on a leafy stem reserved on a combed ground, beneath a diaper band with further combed decoration, all under a clear glaze that falls irregularly on the exterior towards the unglazed foot to expose the pale... [Lire la suite]
17 août 2018

An unusual large blue and white deep bowl, Wanli six-character mark in underglaze blue within a double circle and of the period

Lot 315. An unusual large blue and white deep bowl, Wanli six-character mark in underglaze blue within a double circle and of the period (1573-1619); 11 7/8 in. (30.2 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 15,000 - USD 20,000. Price realised USD 42,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2007   Heavily potted with deep rounded sides, painted on the exterior with four characters, fu shou kang ning, formed by the twisted trunks of a pine tree, a prunus tree, a chrysanthemum stem and bamboo, all growing amidst... [Lire la suite]