20 août 2019

Song Dynasty Masterpieces of Early Chinese Gold and Silver from Dr. Johan Carl Kempe at Christie's NY

Lot 570. A fine and very rare gold dish, Song dynasty (960-1279); 5 ¼ in. (13.5 cm.) diam.; weight 103 g. Estimate USD 300,000 - USD 500,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2019. The circular dish is chased in the center with a dense, elegant design of two leafy, S-shaped stems, each bearing a large blossom, and the flat, everted rim is chased with a band of 'cash' pattern below the rolled edge. Provenance: Dr. Johan Carl Kempe (1884-1967) Collection, Sweden, before 1953, no. 52.Sotheby's... [Lire la suite]

22 juillet 2019

Three Ko-Sometsuke petal-lobed dishes, late Ming dynasty, Chongzhen period (1628-1644)

Lot 851. Three Ko-Sometsuke petal-lobed dishes, late Ming dynasty, Chongzhen period (1628-1644); 8¼ in, 5¾ in. and 5¾ in. (21, 14.5 and 14.5 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 4,000 - USD 6,000. Price realised USD 6,875. © Christie's Images Ltd 2014 The larger bracket-lobed dish is decorated with a scene of a scholar under a willow tree with his attendant walking towards him holding a censer, a four-character mark, tianxia taiping ('peace under heaven'), is inscribed on the base within a double square and a... [Lire la suite]
04 avril 2017

A large cinnabar lacquer petal-lobed dish, Yuan-Ming dynasty (1279-1644)

Lot 194. A large cinnabar lacquer petal-lobed dish, Yuan-Ming dynasty (1279-1644), 14 1/2 in. (37 cm.) diam. Estimate HKD 80,000 - HKD 150,000 (USD 10,341 - USD 19,390). Price realised HKD 100,000 (USD 12,927) © Christie’s Images Limited 2017. The interior and sides are covered with red lacquer and the base is covered with a lustrous darkish-brown lacquer. Christie's. The Pavilion Sale - Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, 4 April 2017, Hong Kong
23 août 2016

A Qingbai carved petal-lobed dish, Southern Song Dynasty (1127-1279)

Lot 1311. A Qingbai carved petal-lobed dish, Southern Song Dynasty (1127-1279). Estimate USD 4,000 - USD 6,000. Photo: Christie's Image Ltd 2016. The center is carved with a leafy peony stem below ribs of slip that rise to the six notches in the flower-form rim, and the dish is covered inside and out with a glaze of aqua tone. Together with aqingbai molded bowl, which is molded in the center with a pair of mandarin ducks in flight below six panels of flowers in vases... [Lire la suite]
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27 mars 2016

A Ding petal-lobed dish, Five dynasties (907-960)

Lot 87. A Ding petal-lobed dish, Five dynasties (907-960)6 1/2 in. (16.5 cm.) diam. Estimate HK$70,000 – HK$90,000 ($9,067 - $11,658). Price realised HKD 200,000. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2016. The sides of the dish are moulded as eight petals flaring towards a conforming rim, all supported on a short ring foot surmounted by a broad base. It is covered inside and out with a lustrous ivory glaze, brocade box Provenance: A Japanese private collection, acquired in the 1990s Literature: Kuro to Shiro ~Soji~, Tokyo,... [Lire la suite]
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05 septembre 2015

A rare small biscuit-decorated Longquan celadon petal-lobed dish, Yuan dynasty (1279-1368)

A rare small biscuit-decorated Longquan celadon petal-lobed dish, Yuan dynasty (1279-1368). Estimate $15,000 – $25,000. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015. The shallow dish with chrysanthemum petal-lobed rim is covered overall with a glaze of soft sea-green color except for the sprig molded biscuit decoration of two cranes in flight between two clouds on the interior. 5 ¼ in. (13.3 cm.) diam., Japanese wood box Provenance: Private collection, Japan, acquired in the 1980s. Notes: This rare dish is similar to... [Lire la suite]