12 mai 2022

An aubergine-glazed meiping, Seal mark and period of Qianlong

Lot 4. An aubergine-glazed meiping, Seal mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795). Height 22.6 cm, 8⅞ in. Lot sold 27,720 GBP (Estimate : 20,000 - 30,000 GBP). © Sotheby's 2022 the base with an incisied six-character seal mark. Note: Compare a closely related example in the Wang Xing Lou collection, illustrated in the Imperial Perfection. The Palace Porcelain of Three Chinese Emperors. Kangxi-Yongzheng-Qianlong, Hong Kong, 2004, pl. 94.; and another, sold in our New York rooms, 15th... [Lire la suite]

03 mai 2022

A superbly potted celadon-glazed vase, meiping, Mark and period of Yongzheng

Lot 3505. A superbly potted celadon-glazed vase, meiping, Mark and period of Yongzheng (1723-1735); 23.8 cm. Lot sold  3,024,000 HKD (Estimate : 2,500,000 - 3,500,000 HKD). © Sotheby's 2022 Provenance: Collection of Sven Olof Sandberg, acquired in London in the 1960s, and thence by descent. Note: This sophisticated jar is remarkable for its luminous celadon glaze and graceful form of meiping. The range of monochrome glazes was greatly expanded during the Yongzheng reign (1723-35)... [Lire la suite]
13 avril 2022

A 'Cizhou' turquoise-glazed meiping, Yuan-Ming dynasty

Lot 558. A 'Cizhou' turquoise-glazed meiping, Yuan-Ming dynasty; Height 10 in., 25.4 cm. Lot sold: 8,190 USD (Estimate: 3,000 - 5,000 USD). © Sotheby's 2022 Sotheby's. China / 5000 Years, New York, 29 March 2022
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12 avril 2022

A blue and white 'dragon' vase (Meiping), Ming dynasty, Wanli period

Lot 517. A blue and white 'dragon' vase (Meiping), Ming dynasty, Wanli period (1573-1620); Height 12¼ in., 31.1 cm. Lot sold: 22,680 USD (Estimate: 4,000 - 6,000 USD). © Sotheby's 2022 Property from an Asian Private Collection. Provenance: European Private Collection, acquired circa 1988. Collection of J. Abraham Cohen. Bonhams London, 14th May 2009, lot 58. Sotheby's. China / 5000 Years, New York, 29 March 2022
02 mars 2022

A rare Qingbai tixi-style carved meiping, Southern Song Dynasty (1127-1279)

Lot 1033. A rare Qingbai tixi-style carved meiping, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279); 10 1⁄2 in. (26.5 cm.) high, Japanese wood box. Estimate USD 100,000 – USD 150,000. Price realised USD 214,200. © Christie's 2022 The tall, high-shouldered, tapering body is carved with a broad band of scrolling tendrils between double line borders, all under a crackled glaze of pale aquamarine tone that continues over the short neck and molded rim and ends just above the foot to expose the fine ware. ... [Lire la suite]
17 janvier 2022

A rare tianbai-glazed meiping, Ming dynasty, possibly Jingtai period (1450-1456)

Lot 797. A rare tianbai-glazed meiping, Ming dynasty, possibly Jingtai period (1450-1456). H. 43,5 cm. Sold: €36,000 (Est: €40,000 - €60,000). © 2021 Nagel Auctions The vase is elegantly potted with high rounded shoulders supported on a gently flaring foot encircling the recessed base. It is finely incised on the body. The stand is unglazed. Provenance: European private collection, acquired by repute with the French Antique market in the mid 1950’s and kept in the same family in Cannes until recent times, ... [Lire la suite]

08 janvier 2022

A copper-red-glazed meiping, 18th-19th century

Lot 94. A copper-red-glazed meiping, 18th-19th century; 10 1⁄2 in. (26.7 cm.) high. Price Realised USD 47,500 (Estimate USD 4,000- USD 6,000). © Christie's 2021 Provenance: Saint Louis Art Museum, St. Louis, Missouri.Christie's New York, 30 March 2005, lot 422 (part). Christie's. Art of China and Japan, New York, 1 Dec - 14 Dec 2021
17 décembre 2021

A rare Ming-style incised and green-enamelled ‘dragon’ vase, meiping, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 2940. A rare Ming-style incised and green-enamelled ‘dragon’ vase, meiping, Kangxi period (1662-1722); 15 1⁄2 in. (39.5 cm.) high, box. Price realised HKD 1,250,000 (Estimate HKD 1,000,000 - HKD 2,000,000). © Christie's 2021 The vase is rising from a slightly flared foot to a high rounded shoulder, surmounted by a short neck and lipped rim, boldly incised and brightly enamelled in green with two pairs of dragons pursuing the flaming pearls, above two further dragons among scattered cloud scrolls,... [Lire la suite]
31 octobre 2021

A small 'robin's egg'-glazed vase, meiping, Seal mark and period of Yongzheng (1723-1735)

Lot 11. A small 'robin's egg'-glazed vase, meiping, Seal mark and period of Yongzheng (1723-1735); 11.6 cm. Lot sold: 327,600 HKD (Estimate: 260,000 - 350,000 HKD). © Sotheby's 2021 sweeping up to a broad shoulder surmounted by a short neck and lipped rim, applied liberally overall with a brilliant opaque sky-blue glaze heightened with purplish-blue cascades, the recessed base with a four-character seal mark. Provenance: Christie's London, 4th November 2014, lot 230. ... [Lire la suite]
24 octobre 2021

A rare small famille rose green-ground meiping, Jiaqing six-character seal mark in iron red and of the period (1796-1820)

Lot 876. A rare small famille rose green-ground meiping, Jiaqing six-character seal mark in iron red and of the period (1796-1820); 6 ½ in. (16.5 cm.) high. Price realised USD 68,750 (Estimate USD 40,000 - USD 60,000). © Christie's 2021 The high-shouldered vase is elaborately enameled with scroll four larger lotus blossoms, each supporting a peach, admist foliate, all reserved on a lime-green ground between a band of upright lappets encircling the foot and a band of ruyi heads around the... [Lire la suite]