19 septembre 2021

A pair of pierced and carved 'Longquan' celadon-glazed garden seats, Ming dynasty (1368-1644)

Lot 90. A pair of pierced and carved 'Longquan' celadon-glazed garden seats, Ming dynasty (1368-1644). Height 14 in., 35.6 cm. Estimate: 20,000 - 30,000 USD. Unsold. © Sotheby's 2021 each of barrel shape, with four rectangular openwork panels each enclosing a large bloom and combed leaves, set against carved stylized floral scrollwork between rows of raised florets, the top carved with a floret diaper ground, all under a translucent olive-green glaze pooling to a deeper tone in the recesses.... [Lire la suite]

30 janvier 2020

A pair of blue and white garden seats, Ming dynasty, Wanli period (1573-1619)

Lot 8. A pair of blue and white garden seats, Ming dynasty, Wanli period (1573-1619); 36.5cm., 14 3/8 in. Estimate 30,000—40,000 GBP. Lot Sold 73,250 GBP. photo Sotheby's. each of bombe rounded form with a lion mask handle applied to each side at the centre of the body, painted with a wide central band of peacocks amongst peony issuing from rockwork, between two bands of raised bosses, above a band of breaking waves at the base and below a band of shaped cloud collar panels of peony, the upper surface... [Lire la suite]
25 septembre 2019

A carved and reticulated celadon-glazed 'Longquan' garden seat, Ming dynasty (1368-1644)

  Lot 782. A carved and reticulated celadon-glazed 'Longquan' garden seat, Ming dynasty (1368-1644). Height 14 1/2  in., 37 cm. Estimate 8,000 — 12,000 USD. Lot sold 12,500 USD. Courtesy Sotheby's. of barrel-form, with a narrow base and a slightly domed top, the sides carved and pierced with two frolicking Buddhist lions divided by two sprays of palmette leaves, each lion with a brocade ball amidst cloud wisps, between bands of stylized flowerheads and two rows of raised... [Lire la suite]
22 septembre 2019

A Fahua garden seat, Ming dynasty, 15th century

Lot 1082. A Fahua garden seat, Ming dynasty, 15th century; 15 3/8 in. (39 cm.) high. Estimate USD 5,000 - USD 8,000. Price realised USD 5,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2019.  The barrel-shaped body is molded in low relief with cranes amidst lotus plants in a central band interrupted by monster mask handles, all between bands of bosses, and all under turquoise, aubergine, amber and ivory glazes. The Robert B. and Beatrice C. Mayer Family Collection. Provenance: Nagatani, Chicago, 18 October... [Lire la suite]
28 décembre 2018

A pair of blue and white garden seats, Qing dynasty, 19th century

Lot 1471. A pair of blue and white garden seats, Qing dynasty, 19th century. Height 18 1/2  in., 47 cm. Estimate $3,000 - $5,000. Sold: $12,500. © Sotheby's each of barrel form, with raised bosses at the top and base, the sides and top of the seat with pierced coin motif painted with prunus blossoms centering a field of bold lotus amidst dense scrolled foliate vines, with a collar of ruyi and prunus, the foot encircled by a band of upright leaves (2). Provenance: Private... [Lire la suite]
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09 septembre 2016

Gisèle Croës - Art d'Extrême Orient à la Biennale des Antiquaires 2016

Archaic bronze vessel, Gu - Shang dynasty (1600-­-1050 BC), Anyang culture (1300-­-1050 BC), 12th-11th Century BC. Bronze with green patina, malachite encrustation - Ht 31 cm (12 1/4 in.) Pictogram inside the foot - X-ray ©studio Roger Asselberghs - Frédéric Dehaen Bronze bell, Nao - Late Shang dynasty (circa 1600-1050 BC). Bronze with green and blue patina, malachite and azurite encrustation - Ht 57,4 cm (22 10/16 in.). Microanalysis ASA - Provenance: Swiss private collection. ©studio Roger Asselberghs - Frédéric Dehaen... [Lire la suite]

18 mars 2016

A 'Longquan' celadon garden seat, Late Ming dynasty

Lot 1434, A 'Longquan' celadon garden seat, Late Ming dynasty. Estimate USD 7,000 ~ 9,000. Photo Sotheby's of barrel form, carved around the body with leafy scrolling chrysanthemum above a band of upright petals encircling the foot, the shoulder and top with leafy peony sprays, covered overall with a lustrous olive-green glaze. Height 15 3/8  in., 39.2 cm Sotheby’s. Saturday at Sotheby’s: Asian Art New York, 19 mars 2016, 10:00 AM
03 mars 2016

A painted and turquoise-glazed 'Cizhou' garden seat, Ming dynasty, 16th century

Lot 157. A painted and turquoise-glazed 'Cizhou' garden seat, Ming dynasty, 16th century. Estimate 5,000 — 7,000 USD. Photo: Sotheby's. of slender barrel form, set with four lion-mask-handles each suspending a ring framing a pierced section, painted with a composite peony and chrysanthemum scroll between two bands of raised bosses, the top with a pierced coin-shaped medallion framed by further lotus scrolls, covered overall with a turquoise glaze. Height 19 1/2  in., 49.7 cm Sotheby's. Chinese Art... [Lire la suite]
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09 septembre 2012

A Blue And White Garden Seat. Late Ming Dynasty, 16th-17th Century

A Blue And White Garden Seat. Late Ming Dynasty, 16th-17th Century. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd 2012 Of barrel form, the sides are applied with a pair of lion-mask handles, and are decorated with a continuous frieze of a pair of phoenixes surrounded by birds in flight in a landscape of flowering plants and a rushing river. There are rows of bosses and decorative borders above and below, and the domed, pierced top is decorated with a pair of buddhistic lions and ribbon-tied brocade balls. 15¾ in. (40 cm.) high.... [Lire la suite]
10 janvier 2011

Blue and white porcelains @ Christie's, Chinese Export Art , 25 January 2011, New York

A massive pair of blue and white jars and covers, 19th century. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd., 2010 In Kangxi style, the swelling sides tapering to a flat base, decorated with an overall pattern of shaped panels showing landscapes or flowering plants reserved on a blue ground of scrolling chrysanthemum vine, a classic border on the short necks and the domed covers surmounted by Buddhist lion knops; 33¾ in. (85.7 cm.) high (4) - Estimate $20,000 - $30,000 A blue and white spiral-fluted five-piece garniture. Kangxi... [Lire la suite]