09 novembre 2019

A blue-glazed ritual vessel and cover, dou, Daoguang incised seal marks and period (1821-1850)

Lot 165. A blue-glazed ritual vessel and cover, dou, Daoguang incised seal marks and period (1821-1850). Height 23.4 cm, 9 1/5 in. Estimate: 18,000 - 22,000 GBP. Lot sold 23,750 GBP. Photo Sotheby's the U-shaped body supported on a tall waisted spreading foot, surmounted by a domed cover set with a rope-twist knob, moulded to the exterior with anarchistic bands in shallow relief, covered overall with a rich blue glaze, the interior of the cover and foot each with a raised... [Lire la suite]

17 octobre 2019

A Fine and Rare Blue and White ‘Floral’ Stem Cup, Dou, Xuande Period, 1426-1435

Lot 3409. A Fine and Rare Blue and White ‘Floral’ Stem Cup, Dou, Xuande Period, 1426-1435. H 10.5cm. Estimate: 500,000-1,000,000 HKD (USD 63,727 - 127,453). Sold Price: 1,534,000 HKD (USD 195,513). © Poly Auction Hong Kong The cup has a body of globular form standing on a flared foot, finely painted in bright tones of blue with a central frieze of dianthus borne of a leafy undulating stem below a geometric band at the rim. The base of the cup and the flaring foot are decorated with bands of... [Lire la suite]
02 août 2019

An important and very rare bronze ritual stem bowl, Dou, Western Zhou dynasty, 9th-8th century BC

Lot 1001. An important and very rare bronze ritual stem bowl, Dou, Western Zhou dynasty, 9th-8th century BC; 7 7/8 in. (20 cm.) high. Estimate $200,000 - USD 300,000. Price realised USD 401,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2014 The heavily cast vessel has a shallow bowl with incurved rim and is cast in high relief around the upright exterior with eight whorl-decorated bosses flanked by scrolls and arranged in pairs in four panels above four large openings in the underside and at the top of the hollow pedestal foot,... [Lire la suite]
26 juillet 2019

A yellow-glazed archaistic stem bowl and cover, dou, Guangxu six-character incised mark and of the period (1875-1908)

Lot 226. A yellow-glazed archaistic stem bowl and cover, dou, Guangxu six-character incised mark and of the period (1875-1908); 10 in. (25.3 cm.) high. Estimate USD 15,000 - USD 20,000. Price realised USD 37,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2014  The flared pedestal foot, rounded sides, and domed cover are molded with bands of archaistic designs in crisp relief and covered inside and out with an egg-yolk-yellow glaze. The mark is incised in a line inside the flared foot. Christie's. FINE CHINESE... [Lire la suite]
26 juillet 2019

A turquoise-glazed archaistic stem bowl and cover, dou, Guangxu six-character incised mark and of the period (1875-1908)

Lot 925. A turquoise-glazed archaistic stem bowl and cover, dou, Guangxu six-character incised mark and of the period (1875-1908); 10 in. (25.3 cm.) high. Estimate USD 12,000 - USD 18,000. Price realised USD 16,250. © Christie's Images Ltd 2014  The vessel and domed cover are molded with bands of archaistic motifs in crisp, shallow relief and covered with an opaque glaze of deep turquoise color on the exterior and inside the foot. The interior of the bowl and cover are covered with glaze of emerald-green... [Lire la suite]
26 juillet 2019

A white-glazed archaistic stem bowl and cover, dou, Guangxu six-character incised mark and of the period (1875-1908)

Lot 924. A white-glazed archaistic stem bowl and cover, dou, Guangxu six-character incised mark and of the period (1875-1908); 10 in. (25.3 cm.) high. Estimate USD 12,000 - USD 18,000. Price realised USD 25,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2014  The vessel is raised on a flared pedestal foot encircled by a raised collar and fitted with a domed cover with globular finial. Both are molded with bands of archaistic designs in crisp, shallow relief and covered inside and out with a creamy white glaze. The mark is... [Lire la suite]

14 mai 2019

A blue-glazed altar vessel and cover, Dou, Impressed Jiaqing seal marks and of the period (1796-1820)

Lot 26. A blue-glazed altar vessel and cover, Dou, Impressed Jiaqing seal marks and of the period (1796-1820);26cm (10 1/4in) high. Estimate £ 8,000 - 12,000 (€ 9,300 - 14,000). © Bonhams 2001-2019 The vessel moulded in shallow relief with bands of archaistic motifs including overlapping lappets and 'C' curls, the domed cover surmounted by a double-rope-twist loop handle, both covered inside and out with a lustrous glaze of vibrant indigo-blue tone, covering the impressed seal marks inside the foot and... [Lire la suite]
08 juillet 2018

A blue-glazed altar vessel and cover, dou, Xianfeng seal mark and period

Lot 118. A blue-glazed altar vessel and cover, dou, Xianfeng seal mark and period; 24.3cm., 9 5/8 in. Estimate 15,000 — 20,000 GBP. Lot sold 39,650 GBP. Photo: Sotheby's. the rounded bowl supported on a flaring hollow foot, moulded around the sides with two rows of rectangles at the rim, the domed cover with over-lapping wave borders, surmounted by a loop knop, the foot with two stylised shou character roundels divided by C-shaped scrolls below a wide raised rib, covered overall with a... [Lire la suite]
Posté par Alain Truong à 15:22 - Commentaires [0] - Permalien [#]
Tags : , , ,
18 octobre 2017

Two burnished black pottery vessels, Neolithic, Longshan Culture, (2500-2000 BC)

Lot 2. Two burnished black pottery vessels, Neolithic, Longshan Culture, (2500-2000 BC), 9 1/2 and 12 3/4 in., 24.1 and 32.4 cm. Estimate 3,000 — 4,000 USD. Lot sold 10,200 USD. © Sotheby's. the first a ewer with a compressed globular body rising to a tall wasted neck pinched on one side for a spout opposite a large loop handle, all supported on a single splayed foot finished with a rope cord on the edge, the other a dou food vessel with a waisted tubular body rising to a wide cupped... [Lire la suite]
Posté par Alain Truong à 23:07 - - Commentaires [0] - Permalien [#]
Tags : , , ,
23 juillet 2017

A rare early Ming blue and white stem cup, dou, Xuande six-character mark in a line and of the period (1426-1435) 

Lot 4055. A rare early Ming blue and white stem cup, dou, Xuande six-character mark in a line and of the period (1426-1435), 4 in. (10.2 cm.) high. Estimate HKD 1,200,000 - HKD 1,800,000. Price realised HKD 1,580,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2012 The cup has a body of globular form standing on a flared foot, finely painted in bright tones of blue with a central frieze of dianthus borne of a leafy undulating stem, below a geometric band at the rim. The base of the cup and the flaring foot... [Lire la suite]
Posté par Alain Truong à 23:11 - Commentaires [0] - Permalien [#]
Tags : , ,