21 novembre 2016

A Jizhou 'tortoise shell'-glazed vase, meiping, Southern Song Dynasty (1127-1279)

Lot 3123. A Jizhou 'tortoise shell'-glazed vase, meiping, Southern Song Dynasty (1127-1279). Estimate HKD 180,000 - HKD 260,000 (USD 23,319 - USD 33,684). Photo Christie's Images Ltd 2016. The vase is applied to the exterior and base with a chocolate-brown glaze suffused with buff and moss-green markings reminiscent of tortoise shell, the interior and foot ring left unglazed. 7 5/8 in. (19.6 cm.) high, box Christie's. Chinese Ceramics From The Yangdetang Collection, 30 November 2016, Hong... [Lire la suite]

27 octobre 2016

Vase, 18th century, Qing dynasty (1644–1911)

Vase, 18th century, Qing dynasty (1644–1911). Rose quartz. H. 5 7/8 in. (14.9 cm); W. 4 1/4 in. (10.8 cm); D. 3 5/8 in. (9.2 cm). Gift of Heber R. Bishop, 1902, 02.18.856. © 2000–2016 The Metropolitan Museum of Art.
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08 octobre 2016

'Korean Ceramics: From Archaeology to Art History' at Princeton University Art Museum

Maebyong vessel (detail), 12th–13th century, Korean, Goryeo dynasty, 918–1392. Stoneware with inlaid decoration of crane and clouds under celadon glaze; h. 36.0 cm., diam. 21.0 cm. (14 3/16 x 8 1/4 in.). Museum purchase, Trumbull-Prime Fund (y1929-406) © 2016 The Trustees of Princeton University PRINCETON, NJ.- The ceramics in this installation not only highlight the technological and artistic developments that occurred over two millennia on the Korean Peninsula but also demonstrate the complex... [Lire la suite]
10 septembre 2016

A Chinese 'Henan' black glazed russet splashed vase, Jin dynasty (1115–1234)

Lot 419. A Chinese 'Henan' black glazed russet splashed vase, Jin dynasty (1115–1234). Estimate $3,000-5,000. Photo Freemans. the pear-shaped body rising from a flared foot to a slender neck and everted rim, the exterior covered with a black glaze and painted with rust-brown splash. H: 12 in., 30.5 cm Provenance: Property from the S. Jung collection, Wilmington, Delaware Acquired from Dragon House Antiques, San Francisco Note: For a similar vase, see Sotheby's sale in their New York rooms on... [Lire la suite]
10 septembre 2016

A Chinese 'Henan' iron painted black glazed vase, Jin dynasty (1115–1234)

Lot 417. A Chinese 'Henan' iron painted black glazed vase, Jin dynasty (1115–1234). Estimate $2,000-3,000. Photo Freemans. of globular form with broad swelling shoulders and a short neck, covered overall in a black glaze,the exterior painted with russet floral sprays. H: 10 1/2 in., 26.7 cm  Provenance: Property from the S. Jung collection, Wilmington, Delaware Acquired from Dragon House Antiques, San Francisco Freeman's. Asian Arts, Sat, Sep 10 2016 10:00 AM
10 septembre 2016

A large Chinese 'Cizhou' black glazed 'sgraffiato' vase, Xi Xia-Jin dynasty

Lot 413. A large Chinese 'Cizhou' black glazed 'sgraffiato' vase, Xi Xia-Jin dynasty. Estimate $4,000-6,000. Photo Freemans. the gently tapering body with rounded shoulders and a narrow waisted neck, the exterior painted with flowers and leaves on black ground, covered overall with a black glaze. H: 14 1/2 in., 37 cm     Provenance: Property from the S. Jung collection, Wilmington, Delaware Acquired from Dragon House Antiques, San Francisco.  Freeman's. Asian... [Lire la suite]

19 août 2016

A small blue and white vase, meiping, Ming Dynasty, 15th-16th century

Lot 829. A small blue and white vase, meiping, Ming Dynasty, 15th-16th century. Estimate USD 6,000 - USD 8,000. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2016. The body is painted with a broad band of peony scroll between a flower-filled ruyi collar above a band of leafy meander below. 5 ¾ in. (14.6 cm.) high Provenance: Paul Zeisler, Jr. Collection. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, accessioned in 1966. Christie's. Collected in America: Chinese Ceramics from the Metropolitan Museum of... [Lire la suite]
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17 août 2016

A small ‘Ma Jun’ vase, meiping, Ming dynasty (1368-1644) or later

Lot 819. A small ‘Ma Jun’ vase, meiping, Ming dynasty (1368-1644) or later. Estimate USD 6,000 - USD 8,000. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2016 The vase has a high-shouldered body that tapers towards the short neck, and is covered with a matte glaze of pale blue color which thins to mushroom beneath the shoulder. 6 ½ in. (16.5 cm.) high Provenance: Mrs. Samuel T. Peters (1859-1943) Collection.The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, accessioned in 1926. Christie's. Collected in America: Chinese... [Lire la suite]
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17 août 2016

A small purple-splashed ‘Ma Jun’ vase, meiping, Ming dynasty (1368-1644) or later

Lot 817. A small purple-splashed ‘Ma Jun’ vase, meiping, Ming dynasty (1368-1644) or later. Estimate USD 4,000 - USD 6,000. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2016 The high-shouldered vase is covered with a glaze of pale sky-blue color accented with three evenly-spaced splashes of purple. 4 ¾ in. (12 cm.) high. Provenance: Mrs. Samuel T. Peters (1859-1943) Collection.The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, accessioned in 1926. Exhibited: Japan Society, at the Galleries of M. Knoedler &... [Lire la suite]
17 août 2016

A rare Yaozhou celadon vase, meiping, Jin dynasty (1115-1234)

Lot 805. A rare Yaozhou celadon vase, meiping, Jin dynasty (1115-1234). Estimate USD 12,000 - USD 18,000. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2016 The body is carved with a wide band of leafy peony scroll, beneath a narrow band of leaf scroll and overlapping lappets on the shoulder and above the foot. The glaze is a pale olive-green color suffused with a fine crackle. 14 1/8 in. (35.8 cm.) high. Provenance: Mrs. Samuel T. Peters (1859-1943) Collection.The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, accessioned in... [Lire la suite]
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