14 janvier 2019

A Yaozhou celadon carved bowl, Northern Song-Jin dynasty, 12th-13th century

Lot 1322. A Yaozhou celadon carved bowl, Northern Song-Jin dynasty, 12th-13th century; 7 7/16 in. (18.8 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 8,000 - USD 12,000. Price realised USD 18,750. © Christie's Images Ltd 2011 The interior well carved with a gracefully swaying stem, enclosed within a quatrelobe cartouche and surrounded by scrolling foliage below a narrow incised line, with a grooved band below the rim on the exterior, covered overall with an attractive olive-green glaze which continues onto the base. ... [Lire la suite]

14 janvier 2019

A molded Yaozhou celadon bowl, Northern Song-Jin dynasty, 11th-12th century

Lot 1321. A molded Yaozhou celadon bowl, Northern Song-Jin dynasty, 11th-12th century; 8 1/8 in. (20.5 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 5,000 - USD 7,000. Price realised USD 6,250. © Christie's Images Ltd 2011 With deep flared sides rising to the rounded rim, molded in the interior with a central leafy spray beneath a border of peony scroll in the cavetto, with a grooved band above the short foot on the exterior, covered overall with an olive-green glaze, the unglazed foot burnt brown in the firing. ... [Lire la suite]
01 décembre 2018

A large carved and moulded Yaozhou celadon 'Peony' bowl, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127)

Lot 593. A large carved and moulded Yaozhou celadon 'Peony' bowl, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127); 21 cm, 8 1/4  in. Estimate 250,000 — 300,000 HKD. Lot sold 525,000 HKD. © Sotheby's. of deep conical form supported on a low foot, moulded to the interior with seven blossoming peony sprays wreathed in dense foliage, detailed with finely combed petals and leaves, the exterior crisply carved with large leafy flower sprays, applied overall save for the foot and a ring on... [Lire la suite]
01 décembre 2018

A carved Yaozhou celadon 'Lotus' bowl, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127)

Lot 592. A carved Yaozhou celadon 'Lotus' bowl, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127); 19.1 cm, 7 1/2  in. Estimate 80,000 — 120,000 HKD. Lot sold 187,500 HKD. © Sotheby's. the gently rounded sides rising to a fillet set beneath a lipped rim, the interior carved with a lotus blossom and a furled leaf viewed in profile against scrolling foliage, applied overall save for the footring in an olive-green glaze pooling to a deeper colour in the recesses.   ... [Lire la suite]
01 décembre 2018

A moulded Yaozhou celadon 'Beast' bowl, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127)

Lot 590. A moulded Yaozhou celadon 'Beast' bowl, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127); 14.6 cm, 5 3/4  in. Estimate 100,000 — 150,000 HKD. Lot sold 562,500 HKD. © Sotheby's. of conical form, the interior impressed with two mythical beasts arranged head to tail and surrounding a beribboned brocade ball, applied overall save for the footring in an olive-green glaze. Provenance: Christie's New York, 21st March 2002, lot 122.Tai Sing Fine Antiques Ltd., Hong Kong, 19th... [Lire la suite]
01 décembre 2018

A rare carved Yaozhou celadon 'floral' jar, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127)

Lot 588. A rare carved Yaozhou celadon 'floral' jar, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127); 15.2 cm, 6 in. Estimate 100,000 — 150,000 HKD. Lot sold 525,000 HKD. © Sotheby's. of tall ovoid form, set with a pair of strap handles below a splayed mouth rim, deftly carved with undulating floral sprays, covered overall in an olive-green glaze suffused with crackles, the glaze stopping irregularly above the splayed foot. Provenance: Collection of Simon Kwan. Sotheby's London, 12th... [Lire la suite]

21 septembre 2018

A Yaozhou celadon carved ‘Floral’ bowl, Northern Song dynasty, 11th-12th century 

Lot 26. A Yaozhou celadon carved ‘Floral’ bowl, Northern Song dynasty, 11th-12th century; 5 ¼ in. (13 cm.) diam., box. Estimate HKD 50,000 - HKD 70,000 (USD 6,401 - USD 8,962). © Christie's Images Ltd 2018 Christie's. The Pavilion Sale - Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, Hong Kong, 4 October 2018
21 septembre 2018

A Yaozhou celadon dish, Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234)

Lot 25. A Yaozhou celadon dish, Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234); 9 in. (22.9 cm.) diam. Estimate HKD 50,000 - HKD 100,000 (USD 6,401 - USD 12,803). © Christie's Images Ltd 2018 Provenance: The T.Y. Chao Collection (according to label)Sold at Sotheby’s London, 11 December 1990, lot 233Sold at Sotheby’s New York, 23 March 2011, lot 580 Christie's. The Pavilion Sale - Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, Hong Kong, 4 October 2018
21 septembre 2018

A Yaozhou celadon moulded 'Peony' bowl, Jin dynasty (1115-1234)

Lot 24. A Yaozhou celadon moulded 'Peony' bowl, Jin dynasty (1115-1234); 6 7/8 in. (17.5 cm.) diam., box. Estimate HKD 60,000 - HKD 80,000 (USD 7,681 - USD 10,242). © Christie's Images Ltd 2018 Christie's. The Pavilion Sale - Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, Hong Kong, 4 October 2018
21 septembre 2018

A Yaozhou celadon moulded 'Boys' bowl, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234)

Lot 23. A Yaozhou celadon moulded 'Boys' bowl, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234); 5 in. (12.7 cm.) diam. Estimate HKD 180,000 - HKD 260,000 (USD 23,045 - USD 33,288). © Christie's Images Ltd 2018 Christie's. The Pavilion Sale - Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, Hong Kong, 4 October 2018