01 décembre 2019

A rare blue-glazed meiping, early Ming dynasty (1368-1644)

Lot 428. A rare blue-glazed meiping, early Ming dynasty (1368-1644); h. 34.8 cm, 13 3/4  in. Estimate 200,000 — 300,000. Lot Sold 250,000 HKD (31,938 USD). © Sotheby's. sturdily potted with full rounded shoulders rising at a gently flaring angle from the base and sweeping to a short waisted neck with a lipped rim, the exterior applied evenly with an intense cobalt-blue glaze, the base left unglazed to reveal scattered iron spots, Japanese wood box. Note:... [Lire la suite]

21 septembre 2019

A rare large Longquan celadon barbed charger, Early Ming dynasty (1368-1644)

Lot 1023. A rare large Longquan celadon barbed charger, Early Ming dynasty (1368-1644); 50.2 cm, 19 3/4  in. Estimate 300,000 — 400,000 HKD (38,358 - 51,144 USD). Lot Sold 1,125,000 HKD (143,246 USD). Courtesy Sotheby's.  the robust body with lobed shallow sides rising from a short foot to a flat everted barbed rim of twelve bracket foliations, carved on the flat interior with a dense diapered design surrounded by scrollwork, the cavetto decorated with a band of... [Lire la suite]
27 août 2019

A rare lavender-blue 'Jun' narcissus bowl, Early Ming dynasty (1368-1644)

Lot 698. A rare lavender-blue 'Jun' narcissus bowl, Early Ming dynasty (1368-1644). Diameter 8 in., 20.3 cm. Estimate 300,000 — 500,000 USD. Courtesy Sotheby's. of circular section, the wide rounded sides gently tapering to a flat base supported on three ruyi-shaped feet encircled by a band of evenly spaced bosses repeated between two raised filets below the slightly incurved rim, the thick glaze of milky-lavender tone mottled with crimson-purple flecks, thinning to a... [Lire la suite]
15 juin 2019

Potiche couverte en grès Longquan, Début de la Dynastie Ming (1368-1644)

Lot 73. A Longquan celadon baluster vase and cover, early Ming dynasty (1368-1644); 33,8 cm, 13 1/4  in. Estimate 3,000 — 5,000 EUR. Lot sold 3,500 EUR. Photo Sotheby's. Potiche couverte en grès Longquan, Début de la Dynastie Ming (1368-1644), de forme balustre, la panse incisée de rinceaux de lotus feuillagés surmontant une frise de pétales de lotus rayonnant autour du pied, le couvercle surmonté d'une prise en forme d'animal fabuleux, accidents, socle (3)  Provenance:... [Lire la suite]
11 mai 2019

A large Longquan celadon-glazed dish, Early Ming Dynasty (1368-1644)

Lot 24. A large Longquan celadon-glazed dish, Early Ming Dynasty (1368-1644); 43.5cm (17 1/8in) diam. Estimate £ 4,000 - 5,000 (€ 4,600 - 5,800). © Bonhams 2001-2019. Heavily potted, the centre carved with a flowering branch and foliate scrolls, covered in a rich olive-green glaze except on the partially-glazed base revealing the orange biscuit body.  Provenance: Luiz Papazian Collection. Bonhams. Fine Chinese Art, London, 16 May 2019
20 janvier 2017

Ming Dynasty Red Lacquer, Vanderven Oriental Art at Brafa Art Fair, Brussels, 21-29 january 2017

Round Cinnabar Red Lacquer Dish, China, early Ming Dynasty (1368-1644). D. 14 cm. Vanderven Oriental Art at Brafa Art Fair, Brussels, 21-29 january 2017. Cinnabar Red Lacquer Peach Box, China, Ming Dynasty (1368-1644). W. 14 cm. Vanderven Oriental Art at Brafa Art Fair, Brussels, 21-29 january 2017. Lacquer Libation Cup, China, Ming Dynasty (1368-1644), early 16th century. H: 6,5 cm; L: 11,5 cm. Vanderven Oriental Art at Brafa Art Fair, Brussels, 21-29 january 2017. Provenance: M. Doullens Collection,... [Lire la suite]