12 janvier 2019

A rare and finely cast large ritual bronze wine vessel, pou, Shang dynasty, 11th century BC

Lot 1239. A rare and finely cast large ritual bronze wine vessel, pou, Shang dynasty, 11th century BC; 11 in. (27.9 cm.) high. Estimate USD 400,000 - USD 600,000. Price realised USD 1,022,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2011 Raised on a tall, slightly splayed foot crisply cast with addorsed dragons centered around short flanges and masks cast in low relief, the lower register of the body cast with three large taotie masks with bulging eyes beneath a plain, narrow band and a wider band of... [Lire la suite]

19 septembre 2018

An inlaid archaistic bronze vessel, pou, Ming dynasty (1368-1644)

Lot 1077. An inlaid archaistic bronze vessel, pou, Ming dynasty (1368-1644). Diameter 10 3/8 in., 26.4 cm. Estimate: 6,000-8,000 USD. Sold Price: 16,250 USD. Courtesy Sotheby's. the sides rising conically from the broad foot and sweeping inward from the round shoulder to the waisted neck and galleried rim, the body cast with a modified-leiwen ground, each unit of the diaper centered with a boss inlaid with a colored stone, traces of inlaid triangular lappet bands at the shoulder and foot, the... [Lire la suite]
12 juillet 2017

A rare parcel-gilt bronze ‘shou’ jar, pou, Late Ming-early Qing period

Lot 3020. A rare parcel-gilt bronze ‘shou’ jar, pou, Late Ming-early Qing period. Estimate HKD 700,000 - HKD 900,000. Price realised HKD 875,000 © Christie's Images Ltd 2017 The globular body is decorated in gilt and relief with one hundred and twenty-eight shou characters rendered in different forms of sealscript, all against a fish-roe punched ground, below an archaistic wavy border on the neck and a key-fret band on the galleried mouth rim. The shoulders are set with a pair of ring handles... [Lire la suite]
05 mars 2017

Important Chinese Art from the Fujita Museum, 15 March 2017, New York

Chen Rong (active ca. 13th century) as catalogued in Shiqu Baoji, Six Dragons, (detail). Handscroll, ink on paper. Estimate: $1,200,000 - 1,800,000 © Christie's Images Ltd 2017. New York – On March 15, Christie’s will offer Important Chinese Art from the Fujita Museum, a selection of 31 Chinese works of art, including highly important Shang and Zhou dynasty ritual bronzes, classical paintings, Buddhist stone sculptures, celadons and scholar’s objects. All of the works were collected by Denzaburō... [Lire la suite]
14 octobre 2013

Pot à Anse, pou, Période Hán Việt (ca. 111 BCE – 603 CE)

Lot 638. Pot à Anse, pou, Période Han-Viet (ca. 111 BCE – 603 CE). Terre cuite. H. 22 cm. Estimation 360 - 450 €. Invendu. Photo courtesy Cornette de Saint Cyr Décor de zigzag.  CORNETTE DE SAINT CYR. MARDI 29 OCTOBRE À 14H30. HÔTEL SALOMON DE ROTHSCHILD - GRAND SALON - 11, RUE BERRYER - 75008 PARIS. EMAIL : INFO@CORNETTE-SAINTCYR.COM - TÉL. : +33 (0)1 47 27 11 24 - FAX : +33 (0)1 45 53 45 24
14 octobre 2013

Pot à Anse, pou, Période Hán Việt (ca. 111 BCE – 603 CE)

Lot 637. Pot à Anse, pou, Période Hán Việt (ca. 111 BCE – 603 CE). Terre cuite H. 22 cm. Estimation 360 - 450 €. Résultat 250 €. Photo courtesy Cornette de Saint Cyr Décor d'empreinte de vannerie.  CORNETTE DE SAINT CYR. MARDI 29 OCTOBRE À 14H30. HÔTEL SALOMON DE ROTHSCHILD - GRAND SALON - 11, RUE BERRYER - 75008 PARIS. EMAIL : INFO@CORNETTE-SAINTCYR.COM - TÉL. : +33 (0)1 47 27 11 24 - FAX : +33 (0)1 45 53 45 24
01 septembre 2012

An Impressive Archaic Bronze Ritual Food Vessel (pou). Middle - Late Shang Dynasty, 14th / 13th Century BC

An Impressive Archaic Bronze Ritual Food Vessel (pou). Middle - Late Shang Dynasty, 14th-13th Century BC. Photo Sotheby's of ovoid form rising to a short tapering neck cast with a pair of bowstring bands below the everted rim and resting on a high, slightly splayed foot, the central band crisply cast with a series of three taotie patterns centering a low narrow ridge, surmounted by a band of confronting kui dragons, the pattern echoing the rear section of the taotie below, and divided by three... [Lire la suite]