21 septembre 2016

A Henan russet-splashed black-glazed jar, Song Dynasty (960-1279)

Lot 107. A Henan russet-splashed black-glazed jar, Song Dynasty (960-1279). Estimate HKD 40,000 - HKD 60,000 (USD 5,181 - USD 7,772). Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2016.  The interior, base, and foot are covered with black glaze with the exception of the foot rim exposing the buff ware. 4 3/4 in. (12 cm.) high, Japanese wood box.  Provenance: A Japanese private collection, acquired in the 1990s The Property of a Japanese Private Collector Christie's. The Pavilion Sale - Chinese... [Lire la suite]

22 août 2016

A russet-splashed black-glazed jar, Northern Song-Jin Dynasty

Lot 139. A russet-splashed black-glazed jar, Northern Song-Jin Dynasty. Estimate 8,000 — 12,000 USD. Photo: Sotheby's of ovoid form rising from a splayed foot to a short waisted neck with flared rim, the exterior applied overall with a russet-mottled black glaze accentuated with diagonal russet streaks, the glaze falling short of the foot to reveal the yellowish-brown stoneware body. Height 4 7/8  in., 12.4 cm The dating of this lot is consistent with the result of a... [Lire la suite]