05 juin 2020

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

Lot 325. A small Yaozhou celadon 'Boys' bowl, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234); 12.5 cm, 4 7/8  in. Estimate 50,000 — 70,000 HKD. Lot sold 93,750 HKD (10,655 EUR). Courtesy Sotheby's. the the conical sides rising from a short straight foot to a slightly everted rim, the interior carved with two boys among shoots of leafy bamboo and covered overall with an olive-green glaze. Sotheby's. CHINA / 5000 YEARS, Hong Kong, 05 Jun 2020, 10:00 AM

04 juin 2020

A rare Yaozhou celadon 'chrysanthemum' dish, Song dynasty (960-1279)

Lot 320. A rare Yaozhou celadon 'chrysanthemum' dish, Song dynasty (960-1279); 15.8 cm, 6 1/4  in. Estimate 20,000 - 30,000 HKD. Lot Sold 47,500 HKD (5,398 EUR). Courtesy Sotheby's. the shallow flaring sides rising from a short foot to an everted rim, carved to the interior with a stylised chrysanthemum, covered overall in an olive-green glaze save for the unglazed footring revealing the grey body. Sotheby's. CHINA / 5000 YEARS, Hong Kong, 05 Jun 2020, 10:00 AM
03 juin 2020

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

Lot 315. A carved Yaozhou celadon bowl, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127); 12.3 cm, 4 7/8  in. Estimate 40,000 - 60,000 HKD. Lot sold 50,000 HKD (5,682 EUR). Courtesy Sotheby's. the exterior carved in a free manner with floral designs, applied overall with a celadon-green glaze, thinning to white on the dividing ridges to the interior. Provenance: Sotheby's Hong Kong, 2nd/3rd June 2016, lot 619. Sotheby's. CHINA / 5000 YEARS, Hong Kong, 05 Jun 2020,... [Lire la suite]
25 mai 2020

A rare large Yaozhou celadon molded conical bowl, China, Northern Song-Jin Dynasty, 11th-12th century

Lot 3259.  A rare large Yaozhou celadon molded conical bowl, China, Northern Song-Jin Dynasty, 11th-12th century; 8 in. (20.4 cm.) diam. Estimate $2,000 – $3,000. Price realised USD 4,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2015 The bowl has slightly rounded conical sides and is molded in the center with two cranes in flight amidst clouds and between two ribbon-tied stems of lotus leaves and flowers. The exterior is carved with simplified petals that rise to a line border, all under a slightly greyish... [Lire la suite]
24 mai 2020

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

Lot 3238. A Yaozhou celadon petal-carved bowl, Northern Song dynasty (AD 960-1127); 5 ¾ in. (14.8 cm.) diam. Estimate $70,000 - $10,000. Price Realized $7,500. © Christie's Image Ltd 2015 The bowl has rounded sides well carved on the exterior with four rows of overlapping petal tips and is covered overall with a glaze of grey-green color that also covers the interior of the neatly cut foot ring and the base, box Provenance: Christie's New York, 21 September 2004, lot 199. Note: A very... [Lire la suite]
19 mars 2020

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

Lot 3274. A small Yaozhou celadon carved dish, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127); 5 in. (12.8 cm.) diam. Estimate HKD 120,000 - HKD 180,000. Price Realized HKD 150,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2013 The dish has shallow rounded base and upturned sides, encircled on the exterior by a single incised line. The flat interior centre is deftly carved and combed with a bold design of turbulent waves, and covered overall with an attractive olive-green glaze suffused with fine crackles, stopping neatly... [Lire la suite]

15 mars 2020

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

Lot 3217. A Yaozhou carved celadon 'Lotus' bowl, Northern Song Dynasty (960-1127); 7 5/8 in. (19.4 cm.) diam. Estimate HK$70,000 - HK$90,000. Price Realized HK$118,750. © Christie's Image Ltd 2014 The bowl is thickly potted with a narrow foot rising to wide flaring sides, with a raised band below the lipped rim. The interior is carved with a large stylised lotus spray within a circle. The bowl is covered inside and out with an olive-green glaze pooling at the recesses. The base and foot rim are... [Lire la suite]
06 mars 2020

A Yaozhou celadon carved petal-rimmed bowl, Northern Song dynasty, 11th century

Lot 1344. A Yaozhou celadon carved petal-rimmed bowl, Northern Song dynasty, 11th century; 2 7/8 in. (7.3 cm.) high. Estimate USD 3,000 - USD 5,000. Price realised USD 9,375. © Christie's Image Ltd 2010.  With widely flared sides, the interior freely carved with a leafy stem bearing a large peony blossom, with combed details, covered inside and out with a bubble-suffused glaze of greyish-green color pooling in the recesses and thinning to mushroom at petal-notched the rim.  ... [Lire la suite]
06 mars 2020

A molded Yaozhou celadon bowl, Song-Jin Dynasty, 12th-13th century

Lot 1340. A molded Yaozhou celadon bowl, Song-Jin Dynasty, 12th-13th century; 7¼ in. (18.4 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 20,000 - USD 30,000. Price realised USD 20,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2010.  With shallow, flared sides, molded in the center with a large leafy peony stem surrounded by six panels of leaves below a narrow band of classic scroll, covered all over in a green glaze continuing over the unglazed foot rim to cover the base, burnt slightly orange in the firing. Provenance:... [Lire la suite]
06 mars 2020

Two Yaozhou celadon molded vessels, Northern Song-Jin dynasty, 12th-13th century

Lot 1339. Two Yaozhou celadon molded vessels, Northern Song-Jin dynasty, 12th-13th century; 6 3/16 and 4 1/8 in. (15.6 and 10.5 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 6,000 - USD 8,000. Price realised USD 6,250. © Christie's Image Ltd 2010. The first a shallow dish molded in the interior with a leafy peony scroll, the second a small petal-rimmed bowl molded in the interior with three ducks swimming amidst lotus beneath a border of leafy foliate scroll. (2) Provenance: The first: Dr. Keith Kirkland; Sotheby... [Lire la suite]