25 août 2022

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

Lot 3592. A Turquoise-Glazed Double-Gourd Vase, Qing Dynasty, 18th Century. D 18.5cm. Sold for HKD 108,000 (Estimate HKD 40,000 - 80,000). © Poly Auction Hong Kong Limited 2022 With a straight, slightly open mouth, sloping shoulders, and rounded abdomen, the upper abdomen smaller and waistless, the lower bearing a bulbous shape, and a rounded footrim. The bottle is covered with a peacock-green glaze throughout and the footrim is covered with a sesame paste glaze. The glaze is clear and... [Lire la suite]

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]