14 février 2018

A sancai-glazed vase, Tang dynasty (618-907)

Lot 6. A sancai-glazed vase, Tang dynasty (618-907); 9 1/2 in. (24 cm.) high. Estimate HKD 100,000 - HKD 180,000. Price realised HKD 437,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2016 The base is unglazed revealing the white slip. Provenance: Acquired in Taipei, prior to 1995 Property of the Dexinshuwu Collection. Exhibited: National Museum of History, The Special Exhibition of Tang Tri-colour, Taipei, 1995, Catalogue, p.137 Note: The result of Oxford thermoluminescence test... [Lire la suite]

31 janvier 2018

A fine blue-ground 'famille-rose' vase, Qing dynasty, Daoguang period (1821-1850), Shende Tang mark

Lot 263. A fine blue-ground 'famille-rose' vase, Qing dynasty, Daoguang period (1821-1850), Shende Tang mark; height 13 3/8 in., 34 cm. Estimate 60,000 — 80,000 USD. Lot sold 140,500 USD. Photo Sotheby's 2010 the body well painted with four roundels within a gold collar, each finely painted with 'one hundred boys at play' reserved on a pale blue enamel ground between Buddhist Emblems born amidst scrolling lotus, the tall waisted neck set by a pair of stylized iron-red... [Lire la suite]
31 janvier 2018

A large 'famille-rose' vase, Qianlong seal mark and period (1736-1795)

Lot 262. A large 'famille-rose' vase, Qianlong seal mark and period (1736-1795); height 25 in., 63.5 cm. Estimate 20,000 — 30,000 USD. Lot sold 60,000 USD. Photo Sotheby's 2010 the ovoid body supported on a slightly splayed foot rising to a waisted neck, the body painted with stylized lotus scrolls between an upright stylized lappet border just above the foot and a ruyi-head border at the shoulders, the neck further decorated with a row upright stylized lappets below iron-red bats and... [Lire la suite]
29 janvier 2018

A gilt powder-blue-ground vase, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 257. A gilt powder-blue-ground vase, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722); 25.3cm., 9 7/8 in. Estimate 3,000 — 5,000 GBP. Lot sold 3,750 GBP. Photo Sotheby's 2009. the slender ovoid body rising to a tall waisted neck and flared rim, decorated with a bird and butterflies amongst flowering peony, below a band of floret panels on a diaper ground. Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, London, 04 Nov 2009
29 janvier 2018

A blue and white soft-paste vase, cong, Qing dynasty, 18th century

Lot 194. A blue and white soft-paste vase, cong, Qing dynasty, 18th century; 35.5cm., 14in. Estimate 6,000 — 8,000 GBP. Lot Sold 9,375 GBP. Photo courtesy Sotheby's 2009 the square section body moulded to each corner with four square recessed panels enclosing a horizontal rib, reserved on an underglaze blue floral scroll ground, divided by vertical rectangular panels enclosing composite floral scrolls, supported on a short circular foot with a spearhead band, the tapering neck similarly... [Lire la suite]
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24 janvier 2018

A 'Longquan' celadon-glazed vase, Yuan dynasty (1279-1368)

Lot 574. A 'Longquan' celadon-glazed vase, Yuan dynasty (1279-1368); 21cm., 8 1/4 in. Estimate 300—500 GBP. Lot sold 5,250 GBP. Photo Sotheby's 2008 of robustly-potted pear shape, rising from a short spreading foot to a tall trumpet neck, set at the shoulder with a pair of elephant-head handles suspending fixed rings, covered overall in a bluish-green glaze.  Provenance: Peter Boode, London (according to label). Literature: Bo Gyllensvard, Chinese Ceramics in the Carl Kempe Collection,... [Lire la suite]

21 janvier 2018

A large Guan-type vase, seal mark and period of Yongzheng (1723-1735)

  Lot 1637. A large Guan-type vase, seal mark and period of Yongzheng (1723-1735); 31.5 cm., 12 1/2 in. Estimate 600,000 — 800,000 HKD. Lot sold 740,000 HKD. Photo: Sotheby's 2009. of archaic bronze form, the pear-shaped body supported on a short spreading foot and rising to a tall neck flanked by a pair of tubular handles below the everted rim, covered overall with a rich bluish-grey glaze suffused with a matrix of gold and grey crackles. Provenance: Collection... [Lire la suite]
19 janvier 2018

A rare 'famille-rose' turquoise-ground vase, seal mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795)

  Lot 1608. A rare 'famille-rose' turquoise-ground vase, seal mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795); 40 cm., 15 3/4 in. Est. 400,000 — 500,000 HKD. Lot Sold 500,000 HKD. photo courtesy Sotheby's 2009. of ovoid form with sloping shoulders set with a waisted neck and flared mouth, tapering to a slightly cinched body, all supported on a short straight foot, painted on two sides with a broad trapezoidal panel with notched corners, each panel painted... [Lire la suite]
16 janvier 2018

A 'Ding' vase, Five Dynasties-Northern Song dynasty (907-1126)

Lot 455. A 'Ding' vase, Five Dynasties-Northern Song dynasty (907-1126); 16.5cm., 6 1/2 in. Estimate 400 — 600 GBP. Lot Sold 5,000 GBP. Photo courtesy Sotheby's 2008 the baluster body rising from a short spreading foot to a short tapering neck and everted rolled rim, covered overall in an off-white glaze falling in an even line above the foot to reveal the white slip and white body. Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art. 05 Nov 08. London
16 janvier 2018

A black-glazed vase, Tang dynasty (618-907)

Lot 444. A black-glazed vase, Tang dynasty (618-907); 12.5cm., 4 7/8 in. Estimate 400 — 600 GBP. Lot Sold 10,625 GBP. Photo courtesy Sotheby's 2008 the baluster body rising from a short spreading foot to a tall trumpet neck with cup-shaped mouth, covered overall in a dark chocolate-brown glaze draining to a buff tone at the rim. Provenance: Bluett & Sons, London (according to label). Exhibited: Mostra D'Arte Cinese, Palazzo Ducale, Venice, 1954, cat. no. 373. ... [Lire la suite]
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