09 novembre 2019

An aubergine-glazed vase, meiping, Qianlong incised six-character seal mark and of the period (1736-1795)

Lot 160. An aubergine-glazed vase, meiping, Qianlong incised six-character seal mark and of the period (1736-1795); 8 5/8 in. (22 cm.) high. Estimate GBP 10,000 - GBP 15,000. Price realised GBP 32,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2019 The finely potted vase with broad rounded shoulder is covered overall with a rich dark aubergine glaze. The base is also covered with the aubergine glaze over the incised mark. Christie's. Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, London, 5 November 2019

07 novembre 2019

Sotheby's Hong Kong Chinese Works of Art sales to take place on 28-29 November

HONG KONG.- Sotheby’s will present two sales of Chinese Works of Art at its Hong Kong Gallery this November: Ceramics and Jades from the Collection of Sir Quo-Wei Lee (28 November) and Chinese Art, including Snuff Bottles and Jades from an Old Hong Kong Family Collection (28-29 November). All works will be exhibited for public viewing from 22 – 27 November 2019.SALE HIGHLIGHTSCERAMICS AND JADES FROM THE COLLECTION OF SIR QUO-WEI LEE | 28 NovemberFollowing the success of the past two editions in 2018 and 2019, highlights of... [Lire la suite]
27 octobre 2019

A rare Jizhou black and russet streaked vase, meiping, Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234)

 Lot 11. A rare Jizhou black and russet streaked vase, meiping, Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234); 8 ¼ in. (21 cm.) high. Estimate GBP 15,000 - GBP 20,000 (USD 19,275 - USD 25,700). Price realised GBP 15,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2019 The elegantly potted vase is boldly decorated with streaks of russet and purplish-cream glaze.  Provenance: Acquired in London in the 1970s.  Christie's. Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of... [Lire la suite]
18 octobre 2019

A Hutian Yingqing-Glazed Lobed Vase, Meiping, Southern Song or Yuan Dynasty, 12th - 13th Century

Lot 3310. A Hutian Yingqing-Glazed Lobed Vase, Meiping, Southern Song or Yuan Dynasty, 12th - 13th Century. H 17.2cm. Estimate HKD 150,000 - 200,000 (USD 19,118 - 25,491). Sold Price: HKD 566,400 (USD 72,189). © Poly Auction Hong Kong. The vase is of finely potted lobed oval form, applied to one side with a high strap handle and to the other with a short and slightly curved spout, a cover in the form of a stalk with curled leaf applied as a knob, covered overall with a soft pale bluish-white glaze stopping at... [Lire la suite]
02 octobre 2019

A celadon-ground blue and white ‘deer and crane’ vase and a celadon-ground underglaze-blue and copper-red ‘deer and crane’ vase,

Lot 29. A celadon-ground blue and white ‘deer and crane’ vase and a celadon-ground underglaze-blue and copper-red ‘deer and crane’ vase, meiping, Qing dynasty, 17th-18th century; Larger: 10 7/8 in. (27.7 cm.) high. Estimate HKD 80,000 - HKD 120,000 (USD 10,257 - USD 15,386). Price realised HKD 93,750. © Christie's Image Ltd 2019 Property of the Quek Kiok Lee Collection. Provenance: Meiping vase: Sold at Sotheby’s London, 6 November 1973, lot 36. Christie's. The... [Lire la suite]
01 octobre 2019

A fine small copper-red glazed meiping, mark and period of Yongzheng (1723-1735)

Lot 3120. A fine small copper-red glazed meiping, mark and period of Yongzheng (1723-1735); 12.1 cm, 4 3/4  in. Estimate 800,000 — 1,200,000 HKD (102,200 - 153,300 USD). Lot sold 2,125,000 HKD (270,576 USD). © Sotheby's. the skilfully potted body gently broadening to a full rounded shoulder and surmounted by a short neck, the exterior applied with a rich copper-red glaze, the white base inscribed in underglaze blue with a six-character reign mark within a double... [Lire la suite]

30 septembre 2019

A Fahua ‘lotus pond’ vase, meiping, Ming dynasty, 15th-16th century

Lot 75. A Fahua ‘lotus pond’ vase, meiping, Ming dynasty, 15th-16th century; 10 7/8 in. (27.8 cm.) high. Estimate HKD 80,000 - HKD 150,000 (USD 10,257 - USD 19,232). Price realised HKD 93,750. © Christie's Image Ltd 2019 Property from the the Quek Kiok Lee Collection.  Provenance: Acquired in 26 February 1969. Christie's. The Pavilion Sale - Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art Including the Quek Kiok Lee Collection, Hong Kong, 9 October 2019
29 septembre 2019

A copper-red-glazed meiping, Qing dynasty, Qianlong period (1736-1795)

Lot 639. A copper-red-glazed meiping, Qing dynasty, Qianlong period (1736-1795). Height 7 1/2  in., 19 cm. Estimate 8,000 — 12,000 USD. Lot sold 18,750 USD. Courtesy Sotheby's. the tapered sides swelling to broad rounded shoulders rising to a short, waisted neck and everted rim, the exterior glazed in a deep crimson with fine striations of brick red, the rim and recessed base glazed white with a bluish tint. Provenance: Ralph M. Chait Galleries, New York, 2004. ... [Lire la suite]
29 septembre 2019

A rare yellow-glazed meiping, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 618. A rare yellow-glazed meiping, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722). Height 9 1/2  in., 24 cm. Estimate 30,000 — 50,000 USD. Lot sold 37,500 USD. Courtesy Sotheby's. the slightly spreading foot elegantly rising to high, broad shoulders, surmounted by a short, waisted neck and everted rim, the exterior covered with a translucent yellow glaze, the unglazed recessed base with a stepped footring. Provenance: Frank Caro, New York, 24th April 1971. ... [Lire la suite]
22 septembre 2019

A brown-glazed slip-painted vase, meiping, Ming dynasty, 17th century

Lot 1521. A brown-glazed slip-painted vase, meiping, Ming dynasty, 17th century; 25.5cm., 10 in. Estimate 120,000 — 150,000 HKD. Lot sold 187,500 HKD. Courtesy Sotheby's. well potted with rounded shoulders curving to a waisted neck with lipped rim, the decoration reserved in white against a thick creamy brown glaze, freely painted with two large sprays of slender arrowhead stems and lotus blooms rising from small ears of millet, the petals of the blooms and leaves further... [Lire la suite]