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]
04 octobre 2021

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

Lot 855. A large blue and white meiping, Wanli period (1573-1619); 16 3/8 in. (41.6 cm.) high. Estimate: USD 20,000 - USD 30,000. Price realised USD 25,000. © Christie's 2021 Potted with broad shoulders tapering towards the foot, the vase is decorated with two phoenixes, one perched on a rock and the other in flight amidst peony and prunus blossoms, all above a band of three horses galloping above raises and below cloud-panels with peach sprays on the shoulder. Property of... [Lire la suite]

24 septembre 2021

A rare Ru-type meiping, Seal mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795)

Lot 57. A rare Ru-type meiping, Seal mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795). Height 9 in., 22.8 cm. Estimate 50,000 - 70,000 USD. Lot sold: 806,500 USD. © Sotheby's 2021 the voluminous rounded shoulders resting on a slightly flared base and sweeping into a waisted cylindrical neck and everted lipped rim, the body molded with three raised filets, all under a glossy dove-blue glaze suffused with fine and dense craquelure, the footring stained brown, the base with a... [Lire la suite]
28 juin 2021

A small green-glazed vase, meiping, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 2995. A small green-glazed vase, meiping, Kangxi period (1662-1722); 7 1/8 in. (18.3 cm.) high. Estimate HKD 400,000 - HKD 600,000. Price realised HKD 500,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2021 The vase is sturdily potted with a broad shoulder and waisted neck. It is covered overall with a glaze of green tone and the interior of the mouth is glazed white. Property From The Zhuyuetang Collection. Provenance: JP Morgan Collection (by repute). Christie's. Important... [Lire la suite]
23 avril 2021

A Cizhou White-Glazed Sgraffiato ‘Peony’ Vase, Meiping, Northern Song Dynasty, 960-1126

Lot 3104. A Cizhou White-Glazed Sgraffiato ‘Peony’ Vase, Meiping, Northern Song Dynasty, 960-1126. H 17.2cm. Estimate HKD 300,000 - 400,000 (USD 38,462 - 51,282). Sold Price: HKD 900,000 (USD 115,385). Copyright 2021 © Poly Auction Hong Kong Limited Provenance : 1. Sotheby's London, 9 June 1992, lot 1342. Sotheby's Hong Kong, 5 April 2015, lot 29163. The Ten-views Lingbi Rock Retreat Collection, no. FR355. Poly Auctions. Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, Hong Kong, 21 April 2021
23 avril 2021

A Jizhou Iron-Spot Decorated Vase, Meiping, Southern Song Dynasty, 1127-1279

Lot 3104. A Jizhou Iron-Spot Decorated Vase, Meiping, Southern Song Dynasty, 1127-1279. H 17.2cm. Estimate HKD 150,000 - 250,000 (USD 19,231 - 32,051). Sold Price: HKD 1,200,000 (USD 153,846). Copyright 2021 © Poly Auction Hong Kong Limited Provenance : Sotheby's London, 13 July 2005, lot 1392. The Ten-views Lingbi Rock Retreat Collection, no. SO387. Poly Auctions. Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, Hong Kong, 21 April 2021