30 mai 2022

Song - Yuan dynasty Ceramics sold at Sotheby's, Hong Kong, 25 May 2022

Lot 319. Two small qingbai ewers, Song - Yuan dynasty (960-1368); 17 and 11 cm. Lot sold: 23,940 HKD (Estimate 10,000 - 15,000 HKD). © Sotheby's 2022 Provenance: Acquired in Hong Kong in the 1990s.   Lot 319. A Yaozhou moon-white glazed 'fish' stem cup and a small Longquan celadon double-gourd vase, Song - Yuan dynasty (960-1368); Cup: w. 7.6 cm, h. 5.8 cm, Gourd vase: h. 8 cm. Lot sold: 35,280 HKD (Estimate 30,000 - 50,000 HKD). © Sotheby's 2022 ... [Lire la suite]

21 mars 2022

A rare white-glazed double-gourd vase, Tang dynasty (618-907)

Lot 308. A rare white-glazed double-gourd vase, Tang dynasty (618-907). Height 3⅞ in., 9.8 cm, Japanese wood box. Estimate: 8,000 - 12,000 USD. © Sothebys. Provenance: Japanese Private Collection. Sotheby's. Important Chinese Art, New York, 23 March 2022
06 mars 2022

A large iron-red and green-enameled double-gourd vase, Ming dynasty, 16th century

Lot 1113. A large iron-red and green-enameled double-gourd vase, Ming dynasty, 16th century; 13 1⁄8 (33.2 cm.) high, Japanese wood box. Estimate USD 15,000 – USD 20,000. © Christie's 2022 The lower and upper bulbs are decorated with roundels containing flowers and birds reserved on a diaper ground superimposed by florets in quatrefoil borders, all between various decorative borders. Provenance: Private collection, Osaka, before World War II, by repute. Note: A similar double-gourd vase, but... [Lire la suite]
10 janvier 2022

A blue and white and polychrome enamelled double-gourd vase, Ming dynasty, 16th century

  Lot 654. A blue and white and polychrome enamelled double-gourd vase, Ming dynasty, 16th century; Hauteur: 42,5 cm. (16 3⁄4 in.). Price realised EUR 3,750 (Estimate EUR 4,000 - EUR 6,000). © Christie's 2021 Property of a French private collector. Christie's. Arts of Asia, Paris, 25 Nov - 10 Dec 2021
15 décembre 2021

A Turquoise-Glazed Double-Gourd Vase, Qing Dynasty, 18th Century

  Lot 3592. A Turquoise-Glazed Double-Gourd Vase, Qing Dynasty, 18th CenturyTurquoise-Glazed Double-Gourd Vase, Qing Dynasty, 18th Century. H 23.7cm. Sold for HKD 108,000/USD 13,846 (Estimate HKD 40,000 - 80,000/USD 5,128 - 10,256). © Poly Auction Hong Kong Limited The piece, in the shape of a bottle gourd, has a pear-shape and an ovoid bulb, and a deeply recessed base. It is covered with a mottled glaze of dark turquoise blue, except for the base, where the biscuit has fired... [Lire la suite]
02 novembre 2021

A fine teadust-glazed double-gourd vase, Seal mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795)

Lot 16. A fine teadust-glazed double-gourd vase, Seal mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795); 26.2 cm. Lot sold: 2,142,000 HKD (Estimate: 800,000 - 1,200,000 HKD). © Sotheby's 2021 elegantly potted with a slightly compressed, globular body rising from a short splayed foot to a slender pear-shaped upper bulb flanked by a pair of S-shaped handles terminating in ruyi-heads, the waist faintly moulded with a band of petals divided by a central rib, covered overall with a finely speckled... [Lire la suite]

23 septembre 2021

A cloisonné enamel double-gourd vase, 16th century

  Lot 174. A cloisonné enamel double-gourd vase, 16th century; 7 1/2in (19.1cm) high. Estimate US$10,000 - US$15,000. Sold for US$ 6,375 (€ 5,435). © Bonhams 2001-2021 The waisted double gourd body formed with the lower section rising to a canted neck with a narrow mouth and a gilt metal lip, decorated overall in vibrant tones of purple and green with with leafy black clusters of grapes on a white enamel ground, supported by a gilt metal flaring foot. Property from... [Lire la suite]
22 juin 2021

A blue and white double-gourd vase, Transitional period, 17th century

Lot 32. A blue and white double-gourd vase, Transitional period, 17th century. Hauteur: 33 cm. (13 in.). Estimate EUR 8,000 - EUR 12,000. Price Realised EUR 18,750. © Christie's Images Ltd 2021. La panse globulaire ornée de personnages et leurs serviteurs prenant le frais à l'ombre des arbres, ce décor se répétant sur la partie haute et des fleurs stylisées épanouies sur le col Christie's. Art d'Asie, 9 Juin 2021
11 mai 2021

A fine and rare celadon-glazed double-gourd vase, Seal mark and period of Yongzheng (1723-1735)

Lot 3628. A fine and rare celadon-glazed double-gourd vase, Seal mark and period of Yongzheng (1723-1735); 44.1 cm. Estimate: 2000,000 - 3,000,000 HKD. Lot sold: 5,015,000 HKD. Courtesy Sotheby's. elegantly potted with a globular lower bulb supporting a slightly smaller upper bulb with a narrow mouth, covered overall in a lustrous glaze thinning at the rim to reveal the white body, the recessed base encircled by an unglazed footring, the base with a six-character archaistic seal mark in underglaze blue. ... [Lire la suite]
18 janvier 2021

A blue and white double-gourd vase, 17th century

Lot 127. A blue and white double-gourd vase, 17th century; 10 1⁄8 in. (25.8 cm.) high. Estimate USD 4,000 - USD 6,000. Price Realised USD 8,750. © Christie's Images Ltd 2020 The exterior is decorated with figural scenes in a landscape on the upper and lower bulbs between tulip and leaf bands. Property from the Collection of Peter Tcherepnine. Christie's. Art of China. Including Property from the Irving Collection, 18 Nov - 9 Dec 2020