23 février 2020

A fine carved 'Longquan' celadon vase (yuhuchun ping), Yuan dynasty (1279-1368)

Lot 505. A fine carved 'Longquan' celadon vase (yuhuchun ping), Yuan dynasty (1279-1368); height 9 1/4 in., 23.5 cm. Estimate 80,000—120,000 USD. Lot sold 506,500 USD to an Asian collector. Courtesy Sotheby's. the pear-shaped body rising to a slender neck with a pronounced flared mouth, well carved with a lotus scroll, the three open blooms among foliage on a combed fleshy stem all above a band of upright petals rising from the base, the sloping shoulders encircled by a band of cash... [Lire la suite]

07 novembre 2019

A large rose-verte 'scholars' bottle vase, yuhuchun ping, Qing dynasty, Yongzheng period (1736-1795)

  Lot 16. A large rose-verte 'Scholars' bottle vase, yuhuchun ping, Qing dynasty, Yongzheng period (1736-1795). Height 34.5 cm, 13½ in. Estimate: 25,000 - 35,000 GBP. Lot sold 77,500 GBP. Photo Sotheby's. the pear-shaped body supported on a spreading foot and tapering to a waisted neck and flared rim, richly enamelled to the body with three scholars playing go, together with two male attendants holding covered boxes to the side, the reverse decorated with prominent pine... [Lire la suite]
02 septembre 2019

A 'Cizhou' brown-glazed sgraffiato vase (yuhuchun ping), Jin dynasty (1115-1234)

Lot 511. A 'Cizhou' brown-glazed sgraffiato vase (yuhuchun ping), Jin dynasty (1115-1234). Height 9 1/2  in., 24.2 cm. Estimate 10,000 — 12,000 USD. Lot Sold 12,500 USD. © Sotheby's. the rounded pear-shaped body raised on a splayed foot, tapering to a slender neck and a flared mouth, applied overall with a thick brownish-black glaze carved through with a broad foliate frieze beneath a narrow border enclosing abstract scroll motifs at the shoulder, all framed within concentric... [Lire la suite]
15 juin 2019

Vase en grès émaillé, yuhuchun ping, Dynastie Song (960-1279)

Lot 70. A Henan black-glazed russet-painted vase, yuhuchun ping, Song dynasty (960-1279); 27,8 cm, 11 in. Estimate 2,000 — 3,000 EUR. Lot sold 5,750 EUR. Photo Sotheby's. Vase en grès émaillé, yuhuchun ping, Dynastie Song (960-1279), la panse piriforme sous un long col trompette aux bords évasés, la panse peinte de couleur rouille de fleurs dans des rinceaux feuillagés, le dessous non émaillé, sur une riche glaçure noire brillante.  Literature: Giuseppe Tramontana, Incontro... [Lire la suite]
27 avril 2019

A 'Cizhou' sgraffiato black-glazed bottle vase, yuhuchun ping, Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234)

Lot 3. A 'Cizhou' sgraffiato black-glazed bottle vase, yuhuchun ping, Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234);30.2 cm, 11 7/8  in. Estimate 15,000 — 20,000 GBP. Courtesy Sotheby's the pear-shaped body supported on a spreading foot and rising to a waisted neck and flared rim, covered overall in white slip overlaid with a brilliant brownish-black glaze, the central band around the body with the glaze cut away to reveal reserve-decorated leafy floral sprays, between similarly carved bands of foliate scroll, the recessed... [Lire la suite]
10 janvier 2019

A Chinese Cizhou 'sgraffiato' black-glazed bottle vase, yuhuchun ping, Jin dynasty (1115-1234)

Lot 471. A Chinese Cizhou 'sgraffiato' black-glazed bottle vase, yuhuchun ping, Jin dynasty (1115-1234); height 11 1/2 in.; 29.2 cm. Estimate $6,000 - $8,000. Lot sold $11,250. Courtesy Sotheby's. the pear-shaped body supported on a spreading foot and rising to a waisted neck and flared rim, covered overall in white slip overlaid with a black-coffee-colored glaze, the central band around the body with the glaze cut away to reveal reserve-decorated cartouches of floral sprays, the shoulder... [Lire la suite]

30 avril 2018

A rare copper-red bottle vase, yuhuchun ping, Qianlong seal mark and period (1736-1795)

Lot 26. A rare copper-red bottle vase, yuhuchun ping, Qianlong seal mark and period (1736-1795); 22.7 cm, 9 in. Estimate 30,000 — 50,000 GBP. Lot Sold 40,000 GBP. Courtesy Sotheby's 2018. the gently rounded sides rising from a spreading foot to a waisted neck and everted rim, covered in a deep copper-red glaze, the interior and recessed base glazed white and with underglaze blue seal mark. Provenance: J. J. Lally, New York, 2017. Sotheby's . Important Chinese Art,... [Lire la suite]
19 avril 2018

A copper-red bottle vase, yuhuchun ping, Qianlong seal mark and period (1736-1795)

Lot 25. A copper-red bottle vase, yuhuchun ping, Qianlong seal mark and period (1736-1795); 30 cm, 12 in. Estimate 60,000 — 80,000 GBP. Unsold. Courtesy Sotheby's 2018. the rounded sides rising from a spreading foot to a waisted neck and everted rim, richly applied on the exterior with a deep copper-red glaze, the base with a seal mark in underglaze blue. This vase is notable for its vibrant copper-red glaze, the even tone which accentuates the graceful curves of its profile.... [Lire la suite]
23 mars 2017

A fine Ming-style blue and white vase (yuhuchun ping), Tongzhi mark and period (1865-1875)

Lot 711. A fine Ming-style blue and white vase (yuhuchun ping), Tongzhi mark and period (1865-1875). Estimate 20,000 — 30,000, USD. Lot sold 27,500 USD. Photo: Sotheby's.   the pear-shaped body painted around the sides with banana fronds and bamboo beside rocks in a fenced garden, between a band of lappets encircling the base and a ruyi band at the shoulder, the waisted neck with a scrollwork frieze beneath a band of upright stiff leaves, the base with a six-character mark in... [Lire la suite]
04 mars 2017

A peachbloom-glazed bottle vase, yuhuchun ping, 18th century

Lot 2157. A peachbloom-glazed bottle vase, yuhuchun ping, 18th century. Estimate US$ 4,000 - 6,000 (€3,800 - 5,700). Photo: Bonhams. Elegantly potted with a pear-shaped body rising to a trumpet mouth, supported on a short slightly splayed foot, the exterior applied with a mottled deep-pink glaze intensifying in color towards the base, the interior and the base glazed white. 11 1/2in (29.3 cm) high  Bonhams. CHINESE WORKS OF ART AND PAINTINGS, 13 Mar 2017, 12:00 EDT, NEW YORK