25 septembre 2021

A fine yellow-glazed ovoid jar, Seal mark and period of Daoguang (1821-1850)

Lot 81. A fine yellow-glazed ovoid jar, Seal mark and period of Daoguang (1821-1850). Height 9¼ in., 23.5 cm. Estimate 30,000 - 50,000 USD. Lot sold: 40,320 USD. © Sotheby's 2021 rising from a slightly splayed foot to rounded shoulders, a narrow waisted neck, and lipped rim, entirely covered in a vibrant egg-yolk-yellow glaze, the base similarly glazed and incised with a six-character seal mark within a double square, wood stand. Property from the... [Lire la suite]

11 juin 2021

A fine yellow-glazed saucer-dish, Jiajing six-character mark and of the period

Lot 67. A fine yellow-glazed saucer-dish, Jiajing six-character mark and of the period; 22.2cm (8in) diam. Sold for HK$ 565,000 (€ 59,715). © Bonhams. The shallow rounded sides rising from a short tapered foot, luxuriously covered in a rich egg-yolk-yellow glaze, the base with a six-character kaishu mark in underglaze-blue within a double circle, box. Provenance: Sotheby's London, 11 May 2011, lot 215 A distinguished Asian private collection. Note : Compare two closely related yellow-glazed dishes, Jiajing marks and... [Lire la suite]
09 mai 2021

A rare yellow-glazed saucer dish, Mark and period of Zhengde (1506-1521)

Lot 18. A rare yellow-glazed saucer dish, Mark and period of Zhengde (1506-1521). Diameter 20.8 cm, 8 3/8 in. Estimate: 15,000 - 25,000 GBP. (C) 2021 Sotheby's with shallow rounded sides rising to a gently flared rim, covered overall with a mustard-yellow glaze, the base with a six-character mark within a double circle. Provenance: John Sparks, Ltd., London. Collection of Senta Wollheim (1929 - 2015). By descent in the family. Sotheby's. Chinese... [Lire la suite]
23 avril 2021

A Green-Ground Yellow-Glazed ‘Dragon’ Jar, Wanli Period, 1573-1620

Lot 3013. A Green-Ground Yellow-Glazed ‘Dragon’ Jar, Wanli Period, 1573-1620. H 17.2cm. Estimate HKD 3,000,000 - 5,000,000 (USD 384,615 - 641,026). Sold Price: HKD 4,200,000 (USD 538,462). Copyright 2021 © Poly Auction Hong Kong Limited Provenance : 1. Mayuyama Ryusendo, Tokyo2. Christie's New York, 4 June 1992, lot 256.  Exhibited: Osaka Bijutsu Kurabu (Osaka Art Club), Osaka, 1954. Poly Auctions. Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, Hong Kong, 21 April 2021
17 avril 2021

A fine pair of yellow-glazed ogee-form dishes, Qianlong seal marks and period (1736-1795)

Lot 157. A fine pair of yellow-glazed ogee-form dishes, Qianlong seal marks and period (1736-1795). Diameter 4 ½ in., 11.4 cm. Estimate: 60,000 - 80,000 USD. Lot sold: 100,800 USD. Courtesy Sotheby's. each finely potted with deeply curved sides rising from a tapering foot, the exterior covered in a bright yellow glaze, the interior glazed white, the base with a six-character seal mark in underglaze blue (2). Provenance: European Private Collection (by repute). Note: Several closely related pairs... [Lire la suite]
12 avril 2021

A pair of yellow-glazed jars and covers, Kangxi marks and period (1662-1722)

Lot 135. A pair of yellow-glazed jars and covers, Kangxi marks and period (1662-1722). Diameter 14 ⅝ in., 37.2 cm. Estimate: 20,000 - 30,000 USD. Lot sold: 63,000 USD. Courtesy Sotheby's. each heavily potted with an ovoid body surmounted by a short neck with a lipped rim, the exterior of the jars and covers covered overall with a translucent egg-yolk yellow glaze, the base inscribed with a six-character mark in underglaze blue, the cover with a lotus bud finial, wood... [Lire la suite]

07 avril 2021

A rare yellow-glazed blue and white 'boys at play' stembowl, Ming dynasty, 15th century

Lot 133. A rare yellow-glazed blue and white 'boys at play' stembowl, Ming dynasty, 15th century. Diameter 7 in., 17.8 cm. Estimate: 10,000 - 15,000 USD. Lot sold: 27,720 USD. Courtesy Sotheby's. elegantly potted, the tall cylindrical stem rising from a slightly spreading foot to a deep rounded bowl flaring at the rim, painted to the exterior in cobalt tones with a lively scene of boys at play within a fenced garden, some playing ball games, others burning incense or walking... [Lire la suite]
29 novembre 2020

Bonhams Presents Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art sale on 1 December 2020

Lot 153. A very rare yellow-glazed anhua 'Dragon' Saucer-dish, Late Tianshun-Early Chenghua; 18.8cm (7 6/16in) diam. Estimate HK$ 600,000 - 800,000 (US$ 77,000 - 100,000) & Lot 154. A very rare yellow-glazed anhua 'Dragon' Saucer-dish, Late Tianshun-Early Chenghua; 18.9cm (7 1/2in) diam. Estimate HK$ 600,000 - 800,000 (US$ 77,000 - 100,000). Courtesy Bonhams. Hong Kong - On 1 December 2020 is Bonhams' Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art sale, led by a pair of exceptionally... [Lire la suite]
22 novembre 2020

A rare yellow-glazed incised bowl, Kangxi six-character mark and of the period (1662-1722)

Lot 30. A rare yellow-glazed incised bowl, Kangxi six-character mark and of the period (1662-1722); 12cm (4 3/4in) diam. Estimate £ 4,000-6,000. Sold for £ 6,312 (€ 7,061). Photo: Bonhams. Incised around the exterior with four floral medallions interspersed with billowing clouds above a band of upright lappets, all between a double incised line encircling the foot and rim, the interior similarly incised with a central floral medallion, all beneath a pale yellow glaze, save for the base left white. ... [Lire la suite]
21 novembre 2020

A yellow-glazed 'dragon' bowl, Kangxi six-character mark and of the period (1662-1722)

Lot 23. A yellow-glazed 'dragon' bowl, Kangxi six-character mark and of the period (1662-1722); 12cm (4 3/4in) diam. Estimate £ 4,000-6,000. Sold for 11,562 (€ 12,934). Photo: Bonhams. Finely potted with deep rounded sides rising to a flaring rim from a short straight foot, incised around the exterior with two striding five-clawed dragons in pursuit of a flaming pearl, the interior with a central dragon roundel, covered in a rich egg-yolk yellow glaze save the base glazed white, box. Provenance: a Swiss... [Lire la suite]