05 juin 2019

A Yaozhou celadon 'Chrysanthemum' bowl, Northern Song dynasty (960-1279)

Lot 303. A Yaozhou celadon 'Chrysanthemum' bowl, Northern Song dynasty (960-1279); 19.6 cm, 7 3/4  in. Estimate 30,000 — 40,000 HKD. Lot sold 37,500 HKD. Courtesy Sotheby's. with deep gently rounded sides, decorated on the interior with chrysanthemum medallions on a scrolling foliate ground, the exterior incised with radiating lines, covered overall save for the footring in an olive-green glaze. Property from the Xinyangtang Collection. Provenance: Tai Sing Fine... [Lire la suite]

05 juin 2019

A Yaozhou celadon melon-form bowl, Song dynasty (960-1279)

Lot 301. A Yaozhou celadon melon-form bowl, Song dynasty (960-1279); 14.1 cm, 5 1/2  in. Estimate 30,000 — 50,000 HKD. Lot sold 62,500 HKD. Courtesy Sotheby's. the lobed body raised on a short foot and surmounted by an upright neck. Property from the Xinyangtang Collection. Provenance: Tai Sing Fine Antiques Ltd, Hong Kong, 18th April 2001. Sotheby's. Chinese Art, Hong Kong, 30 may 2019 - 31 may 2019
02 juin 2019

A rare Yaozhou celadon 'lion' oil lamp, Northern Song-Yuan dynasty (960-1368)

Lot 304. A rare Yaozhou celadon 'lion' oil lamp, Northern Song-Yuan dynasty (960-1368); 13.5 cm, 5 1/4  in. Estimate 50,000 - 70,000 HKD. Lot sold 250,000 HKD. © Sotheby's. supported on four recumbent lions resting on a waisted and pierced base, formed of a small cup with a pierced bulb in the well. Property from the Xinyangtang Collection. Provenance: Tai Sing Fine Antiques Ltd, Hong Kong, 28h February 2004. Note: Oil lamps of this form are very... [Lire la suite]
02 juin 2019

A carved Yaozhou celadon 'peony' ewer, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127)

Lot 305. A carved Yaozhou celadon 'peony' ewer, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127); 19.7 cm, 7 3/4  in. Estimate 100,000 - 150,000 HKD. Lot sold 475,000 HKD. © Sotheby's. the globular body rising from a splayed foot to a waisted cylindrical neck, the shoulder set with a long curved spout opposite a strap handle decorated with trapezoidal diaper pattern, the exterior crisply carved in relief with a large peony bloom and broad leaves borne on an undulating stem, applied... [Lire la suite]
30 mai 2019

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

Lot 2912. A Yaozhou carved celadon tripod censer, Northern Song-Jin dynasty, 12th-13th century; 4 3/8 in. (11 cm.) diam. Estimate HKD 200,000 - HKD 300,000. Price realised HKD 250,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2019. The small censer is modelled with a flat rim supported on a waisted neck carved with a cross-hatched pattern. The compressed body is freely carved with elegant foliage scrolls, all supported on three cabriole feet emanating from beast heads. The exterior and underside are covered in an olive green... [Lire la suite]
01 mai 2019

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

Lot 85. A Yaozhou celadon 'Rhinoceros' bowl, Jin dynasty (1115-1234); 19 cm,  7 1/2  in. Estimate 15,000 — 25,000 GBP. Courtesy Sotheby's. with shallow rounded sides, the interior decorated with a stylised rhinoceros gazing at the moon and encircled by leafy scrollwork, covered overall in an olive-green glaze. Sotheby's. Important Chinese Art, London, 15 May 2019, 10:30 AM  

10 avril 2019

A pair of carved Yaozhou celadon 'Peony' foliate bowls, Northern Song dynasty (AD 960-1127)

Lot 1480. A pair of carved Yaozhou celadon 'Peony' foliate bowls, Northern Song dynasty (AD 960-1127); 13.6 & 13.2 cm. wide. Estimate HKD 5,000 - 10,000 (USD 600 - 1,300). Lot sold HKD 7,080. © 2019 China Guardian (HK) Auctions Co., Ltd. China Guardian. 2019 Spring Auctions. Ancient Chinese Ceramics from the Tang to the Song Dynasty 
10 avril 2019

A carved Yaozhou celadon 'Wave and Fish' bowl, Northern Song dynasty (AD 960-1127)

Lot 1477. A carved Yaozhou celadon 'Wave and Fish' bowl, Northern Song dynasty (AD 960-1127); 11.5 cm. diam. Estimate HKD 30,000 - 50,000 (USD 3,800 - 6,400). Lot sold HKD 88,500. © 2019 China Guardian (HK) Auctions Co., Ltd. China Guardian. 2019 Spring Auctions. Ancient Chinese Ceramics from the Tang to the Song Dynasty   
28 mars 2019

A Yaozhou Celadon Glazed Carved Ewer, Northern Song Dynasty, 10th-12th Century

Lot 3502. A Yaozhou Celadon Glazed Carved Ewer, Northern Song Dynasty, 10th-12th Century. H 8.9cm. Estimate HKD 300,000 - 400,000 (USD 38,217 - 50,956). Lot sold HKD 2,950,000 (USD 375,742). © Poly Auction Hong Kong Limited. The ewer is beautifully potted in globular form, carved in relief depicting overlapping lotus petals and scrolls forming in fine detail that generously issuing sumptuous leaves. It is decorated with a strap handle opposite a short curved spout. It is overall in fine pale greenglaze... [Lire la suite]
13 mars 2019

A Yaozhou celadon 'lotus pond' bowl, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234)

Lot 536. A Yaozhou celadon 'lotus pond' bowl, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234); 5 7/8in (15cm) diam. Estimate US$ 7,000 - 10,000 (€ 6,200 - 8,900). Sold for US$ 20,075 (€ 17,688) inc. premium. © Bonhams 2001-2019 Of wide conical form, supported on a low foot ring encircling the slightly convex foot, the interior impressed with the scene of a lotus pond with two fish and two ducks swimming among aquatic plants, below a foliate scroll band, the exterior with incised lines below the rim, covered overall... [Lire la suite]