27 avril 2020

A carved yellow-glazed brushpot, Qing dynasty, Early–mid 19th century

Lot 162. A carved yellow-glazed brushpot, Qing dynasty, Early–mid 19th century; 14.7cm, 5 3/4 in. Estimate 12,000 — 18,000 GBP. Lot sold 15,000 GBP. Photo: Sotheby's well potted, the cylindrical sides rising from a recessed base, intricately carved in high and low relief with prunus branches and bamboo, the exterior and rims all covered with a caramel-yellow glaze, the rims densely packed with dots imitating a cut-section of bamboo, the interior and base... [Lire la suite]

11 avril 2020

A yellow-glazed bowl, mark and period of Kangxi (1662-1722)

Lot 3602. A yellow-glazed bowl, mark and period of Kangxi (1662-1722); 13.8 cm., 5 1/2  in. Estimate 180,000 — 280,000 HKD. Lot Sold 625,000 HKD (63,740 EUR). Photo Sotheby's the deep rounded sides resting on a slightly tapered foot, covered overall save for the base with a brilliant pale egg-yolk yellow glaze, the base inscribed in underglaze blue with a six-character reign mark within a double circle. Provenance: L. Wannieck, Paris. Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics... [Lire la suite]
02 avril 2020

A yellow-glazed baluster vase, Qing dynasty (1644-1911)

Lot 2176. A yellow-glazed baluster vase, Qing dynasty (1644-1911); 7½ in. (19.1 cm.) high. Estimate USD 12,000 - USD 15,000. Price Realized USD 12,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2014.  The vase has a pair of molded animal-mask and ring handles on the shoulders below the shallow, waisted neck and dish-shaped mouth. The exterior is covered with a glaze of deep egg yolk-yellow color that pools in a narrow line on the edge of the foot, and which also covers the base. The mouth rim... [Lire la suite]
05 mars 2020

A yellow-glazed carved cylindrical brushpot, 19th Century

Lot 61. A yellow-glazed carved cylindrical brushpot, 19th Century; 5 in. (14.7 cm.) high. Estimate GBP 2,000 - GBP 3,000. Price realised GBP 2,868. © Christie's Images Ltd 2002 Finely carved around the exterior with five monkeys playing around on rocks among pine trees apparently trying to reach a seal hanging from a branch, all under a pale yellow glaze, the eyes picked out in black, the base with an impressed seal mark, Li Licheng zuo, wood stand. ... [Lire la suite]
05 mars 2020

A yellow-glazed incised 'dragon' bowl, Qianlong six-character sealmark and of the period (1736-1795)

Lot 2019. A yellow-glazed incised 'dragon' bowl, Qianlong six-character sealmark and of the period (1736-1795); 6 in. (15.3 cm.) diam. Estimate HKD 80,000 - HKD 100,000. Price realised HKD 325,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2010 The exterior incised with a pair of striding dragons in pursuit of 'flaming pearls' amidst cloud scrolls, above a border of crashing waves, applied overall with a transparent glaze of rich yellow tone, box. Christie's. The Imperial Sale Important... [Lire la suite]
27 février 2020

A pair of yellow-glazed 'dragon and phoenix' bowls, Xianfeng marks and period (1831-1861)

Lot 106. A pair of yellow-glazed 'dragon and phoenix' bowls, Xianfeng marks and period (1831-1861); 10.8cm., 4 1/4 in. Estimate 3,000 — 4,000 USD. Lot sold 6,000 USD. Courtesy Sotheby's. each deep rounded body rising from a short straight foot to a slightly everted rim, incised around the exterior with two five-clawed dragons and two phoenix in flight amidst fire scrolls, all above a lotus lappet band and covered overall in a bright yellow glaze. Sotheby's. Important Chinese... [Lire la suite]

02 janvier 2020

An unusual yellow-glazed globular jar, Late Ming-Kangxi period, late 16th-17th century

Lot 1346. An unusual yellow-glazed globular jar, Late Ming-Kangxi period, late 16th-17th century; 7 5/8 in. (19.4 cm.) high. Estimate USD 6,000 - USD 8,000. Price realised USD 10,625. © Christie's Images Ltd 2013  The exterior of the heavily potted body is covered with a glaze of egg yolk-yellow color that ends in a slightly irregular line on the white-glazed, rounded rim. Provenance: Asian Art Museum of San Francisco.Imperial Oriental Art, New York, December 2002. Note: Compare the... [Lire la suite]
17 décembre 2019

A yellow-glazed saucer dish, Jiajing mark and period (1522-1566)

Lot 83. A yellow-glazed saucer dish, Jiajing mark and period (1522-1566); 15 cm, 5⅞ in. Estimate: 4,000 - 6,000 EUR. Lot sold 5,250 EUR. © Sotheby's. les bords évasés reposant sur un court pied, la glaçure uniforme à l'intérieur et à l'extérieur, le dessous sans glaçure, marque à six caractères dans un double cercle à la base.  Sotheby's. Arts d'Asie, Paris, 10 december 2019.
13 décembre 2019

Two yellow-glazed square bowls, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 74. Two yellow-glazed square bowls, Kangxi period (1662-1722); 2¾ in. (7 cm.) wide. Estimate GBP 1,500 - GBP 2,000. Price realised GBP 2,629. © Christie's Images Ltd 2004 The first with a flat base and straight tapering sides, covered overall with a thin translucent yellow glaze stopping neatly around the unglazed base, 4 9/16 in. (11.5 cm.) wide; the second of similar shape but smaller, the interior rim slightly recessed, covered overall in a thin translucent yellow glaze, the... [Lire la suite]
13 décembre 2019

A yellow-glazed saucer dish, underglaze-blue Jiajing six-character mark within a double circle and of the period (1522-1566)

Lot 22. A yellow-glazed saucer dish, underglaze-blue Jiajing six-character mark within a double circle and of the period (1522-1566); 6½ in. (16.5 cm.) diam. Estimate GBP 5,000 - GBP 7,000. Price realised GBP 5,975. © Christie's Images Ltd 2004 With shallow rounded sides rising from a short tapering foot to a flaring rim, covered in a rich egg-yolk yellow glaze with fine streaks thinning slightly to paler tones towards the rim, and stopping neatly around the foot, the base glazed... [Lire la suite]