14 avril 2019

A white-glazed dish-mouthed vase, Liao-Song dynasty (907-1279)

Lot 199. A white-glazed dish-mouthed vase, Liao-Song dynasty (907-1279); 11 ½ in. (28.6 cm.) high. Estimate GBP 10,000 - GBP 15,000 (USD 13,050 - USD 19,575). © Christie's Images Ltd 2019. The vase is elegantly potted with an ovoid body and a short splayed foot. The long neck is flaring to a dish-shaped mouth with a short upright rim, covered in a rich, even creamy-white tone stopping at the unglazed foot. Provenance: Collection of Professor Ferdinando Cappelletti, acquired in Rome in the late 1970s. ... [Lire la suite]

29 mai 2016

A very rare large Ding dish-mouthed vase, Five dynasties-Northern Song dynasty, 10th century

 Lot 3110. A very rare large Ding dish-mouthed vase, Five dynasties-Northern Song dynasty, 10th century; 11 3/8 in. (28.8 cm.) high. Estimate HK$2,000,000 – HK$3,000,000 (US$258,674 - $388,011). Price realised HKD 3,160,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2016. The vase is elegantly potted with an ovoid body tapering to a short splayed foot, surmounted by a bamboo-shaped neck flaring to a dish-shaped mouth. It is covered overall with a clear ivory-white glaze of even tone, with exception of the... [Lire la suite]