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]

21 février 2019

Dr. Peter M. Greiner (1940-2013) Collection of Chinese Ceramics sold at Christie's New York, 18 - 19 September 2014

Lot 784. A rare Yueyao carved dish, 10th century; 7¾ in. (19.7 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 4,000 - USD 6,000. Price realised USD 5,250. © Christie's Images Ltd 2014. The shallow dish is carved on the interior with a large flower head with overlapping petals, and is covered allover with a glaze of olive color that continues over the wedge-shaped foot to cover the base. Provenance: The Collection of the late Mrs. A. Kok-Viersen, sold by order of J.A.Witte, Esq., 28 May 1974, lot 49Dr. Peter M. Greiner... [Lire la suite]
12 février 2019

A Yaozhou celadon carved dish, Northern Song Dynasty (AD 960-1127)

Lot 727. A Yaozhou celadon carved dish, Northern Song Dynasty (AD 960-1127); 7½ in. (19 cm.) diam. Estimate $15,000 – $20,000. Price Realized $52,500. © Christie’s Image Ltd 2014 Of shallow form with a slightly everted rim, the dish is freely carved in the interior with a leafy stem bearing a peony blossom with combed details, and covered allover in a greyish-green glaze, wood box Provenance: A Japanese private collection, acquired in the 1990s. Note: With its elegant form and... [Lire la suite]
12 février 2019

A small Yaozhou celadon molded conical bowl, Northern Song-Jin dynasty, 12th-13th century

Lot 725. A small Yaozhou celadon molded conical bowl, Northern Song-Jin dynasty, 12th-13th century; 4 5/8 in. (11.7 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 5,000 - USD 7,000. Price realised USD 15,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2014. The bowl is molded on the interior with fish swimming amidst waves above a sea creature in the center, with radiating lines cut on the exterior, all under a pale greyish-green glaze..  Note: A pair of Yaozhou molded bowls with this design is in the Percival David Foundation, illustrated by M.... [Lire la suite]
23 janvier 2019

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

Lot 874. A Yaozhou celadon carved bowl, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127). Height 28.5 cDiameter 18.3 cmm. Estimated price €6.000 - €8.000. Result: €6.875. © Lempertz. With rounded sides, rising from a shallow footring to a lipped rim, moulded on the exterior with bow-string band below the mouth rim, to the interior with a curving lotus blossom and leaf, all under a widely crackled glaze of olive-green tone. Provenance: Collection Friedrich Otto Hasse (1886-1964), Bremen, acquired... [Lire la suite]
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]