22 mars 2018

A clair-de-lune glass jar, Yongzheng incised four-character mark within double-squares and of the period (1723-1735)

Lot 2157. A clair-de-lune glass jar, Yongzheng incised four-character mark within double-squares and of the period (1723-1735); 3 7/8 in. (9.8 cm.) high. Estimate HKD 200,000 - HKD 300,000. Price realised HKD 437,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2012 The circular jar is supported on a splayed foot rising to a short waisted neck and lipped rim. The material is of an even pale bluish-white tone. Provenance: A distinguished South African Collection, acquired in London in the... [Lire la suite]

18 mars 2018

An attractive 'Longquan' celadon jar, Yuan dynasty (1279-1366)

Lot 85. An attractive 'Longquan' celadon jar, Yuan dynasty (1279-1366); height 9 1/4 in., 23.5 cm; width 13 in., 33 cm. Estimate 10,000 — 15,000 USD. Lot Sold 104,500 USD. photo Sotheby's 2011 of compressed baluster shape, the wide mouth surmounted with a short tapering neck, the sides decorated in low relief with a scaly dragon in pursuit of a 'flaming pearl' amidst wisps of clouds, all above a band of stylized waves encircling the base, evenly applied overall... [Lire la suite]
18 mars 2018

A turquoise-ground 'Fahua' jar, Ming dynasty

Lot 99. A turquoise-ground 'Fahua' jar, Ming dynasty; height 12 1/2 in., 31.8 cm. Estimate 10,000 — 15,000 USD. Lot Sold 56,250 USD. photo Sotheby's 2011 the body decorated in relief with figures on horseback accompanied by attendants, riding towards a pavillion enveloped in clouds, above a band of lappets around the foot, the shoulders with a ruyi-band each enclosing auspicious emblems, all picked out in white, blue, turquoise-blue and green against a vibrant turquoise... [Lire la suite]
18 mars 2018

A 'Fahua' jar, Ming dynasty, circa 1500

Lot 95. A 'Fahua' jar, Ming dynasty, circa 1500; height without cover 14 1/2 in., 16.8 cm. Estimate 1,500 — 2,500 USD. Lot Sold 50,000 USD. photo Sotheby's 2011 the broad-shouldered body with a design of peacocks striding between luscious peony flowers and foliage, all outlined in relief and filled with bright turquoise, yellow and aubergine enamels reserved on a dark blue ground, together with: an associated dome-shaped cover with a bud-shaped finial (2). ... [Lire la suite]
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18 mars 2018

A 'Fahua'-type jar, Ming dynasty, 16th century

Lot 93. A 'Fahua'-type jar, Ming dynasty, 16th century; height 12 7/8 in., 32.7 cm. Estimate 7,000 — 9,000 USD. Lot Sold 27,500 USD. photo Sotheby's 2011 exaggerately potted of baluster form, with high swelling shoulders tapering sharply to a narrow splayed foot, surmounted by a short neck everting to a lipped rim, applied evenly with a rich blue glaze falling neatly above the foot. Sotheby's. Informing the Eye of the Collector: Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art from J.T.... [Lire la suite]
18 mars 2018

A rare and large 'Fahua' jar, Ming dynasty, circa 1500

Lot 92. A rare and large 'Fahua' jar, Ming dynasty, circa 1500; height 17 in., 43.2 cm. Estimate 15,000—25,000 USD. Lot Sold 266,500 USD. photo Sotheby's 2011 robustly potted of baluster-form, finely molded and incised around the exterior with a dense design of peacocks standing between rockwork and flowering tree peonies, all set between pendent ruyienclosing large blooms around the shoulders with further clouds on a diaper ground collaring the straight neck and upright petal lappets... [Lire la suite]
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08 mars 2018

A large blue and white jar, Wanli period (1573-1619)

Lot 8062. A large blue and white jar, Wanli period (1573-1619); 14 1/4in (36.2cm) high. Estimate US$ 4,000 - 6,000 (€ 3,200 - 4,800). Unsold. © Bonhams 2001-2018 Of ovoid shape, supported on an unglazed recessed foot, the rounded shoulders rising to a wide metal-mounted neck, painted around the exterior with four ogival panels enclosing flowering plants, below four panels enclosing a peach branch and floral sprigs, all separated from each other by straps and floral buckles reserved against a wan-fret... [Lire la suite]
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16 janvier 2018

A white stoneware jar, 10th century

Lot 456. A white stoneware jar, 10th century; 11cm., 4 3/8 in. Estimate 200 — 300 GBP. Lot Sold 8,750 GBP. Photo courtesy Sotheby's 2008 the compressed globular lobed body rising from a short spreading foot to and incurved rim with broad collar, covered overall in a clear ivory-white glaze over a white slip. Exhibited: Kunst Industri Museet, Copenhagen, 1950, cat. no. 271. Literature: Bo Gyllensvard, Chinese Ceramics in the Carl Kempe Collection, Stockholm, 1964, pl. 300. ... [Lire la suite]
16 janvier 2018

Three 'Yue' celadon-glazed jars, Six dynasties (220-589)

Lot 422. Three 'Yue' celadon-glazed jars, Six dynasties (220-589). The largest: 9.5cm., 3 3/4 in. Estimate 200 - 300 GBP. Lot Sold 1,375 GBP. Photo courtesy Sotheby's 2008 comprising: a compressed globular jar set at the shoulder with four loop handles; a small jar with four loop handles; and a pear-shaped jar with tall neck and cup-shaped mouth; together with a celadon-glazed globular jar carved in high relief with lotus petals. Quantity: 4. Provenance: Sparks, London (lotus... [Lire la suite]
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16 janvier 2018

A pair of 'Yue' jars, Six dynasties (220-589)

Lot 421. A pair of 'Yue' jars, Six dynasties (220-589); 8.5cm., 3 3/8 in. Estimate 200 - 300 GBP. Lot Sold 687 GBP. Photo courtesy Sotheby's 2008 each of globular form rising from a concave base to a short straight neck, set at the shoulder with four lug handles and covered overall in an olive-green glaze; together with a similar jar incised around the shoulder with geometric bands, and a water pot of compressed globular form. Quantity: 4. Provenance: Bluett & Sons, London (water... [Lire la suite]
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