14 février 2019

A rare Cizhou white jar, zhadou, Northern Song dynasty, 10th-11th century

Lot 741. A rare Cizhou white jar, zhadou, Northern Song dynasty, 10th-11th century; 6½ in. (16.5 cm.) wide. Estimate $15,000 - USD 25,000. Price Realized $15,000. © Christie’s Image Ltd 2014. The jar has a compressed globular body divided into five lobes below a widely flared mouth rising to a rim shaped as five bracket-lobed petals. The exterior and interior are covered with a clear glaze over a white slip, with an unglazed circle in the center. The flared, knife-trimmed foot and the base... [Lire la suite]
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27 septembre 2018

A rare blue and white zhadou, seal mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795)

Lot 119. A rare blue and white zhadou, seal mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795); h. 8.5 cm, 3 3/8  in. Estimate 250,000 — 350,000 HKD (31,850 - 44,590 USD). Lot Sold 400,000 HKD (51,024 USD). Photo: Sotheby's. well potted with a compressed globular body rising from a short foot to a wide neck flaring towards the rim, the body and neck painted with a composite floral scroll below pendent ruyi heads, all divided by a key-fret band encircling the shoulder, above overlapping... [Lire la suite]
19 juin 2018

A small blue and white vase, zhadou, Qianlong six-character sealmark and of the period (1736-1795)

Lot 3920. A small blue and white vase, zhadou, Qianlong six-character sealmark and of the period (1736-1795); 3 1/4 in. (8.3 cm.) high. Estimate HKD 350,000 - HKD 450,000. Price Realized HKD 524,000. © Christie's Images Ltd. 2011    The bulbous body supported on a short slightly splayed foot and surmounted by a wide flaring neck, the exterior painted with meandering lotus scrolls between stylised lappet bands at the foot, shoulder and neck, below a ruyi band encircling... [Lire la suite]
18 juin 2018

A rare imperial imitation-realgar glass zhadou, Qianlong incised four-character mark within a square and of the period

Lot 3798. A rare imperial imitation-realgar glass zhadou, Qianlong incised four-character mark within a square and of the period (1736-1795); 4 1/8 in. (40 cm.) high. Estimate HKD 300,000 - HKD 400,000. Price Realized HKD 1,580,000. © Christie's Images Ltd. 2011  The jar with a wide spreading trumpet neck atop the compressed globular mid-section, all raised on a tall, slightly flared solid foot, the metal of a bright orange colour suffused throughout with swirls of pale green... [Lire la suite]
05 mai 2018

A rare cizhou marbled spittoon, zhadou, Song Dynasty (960-1279)

Lot 3. A rare Cizhou marbled spittoon, zhadou, Song Dynasty (960-1279); 15.1cm (6in) diam. Estimate £ 2,000 - 3,000 (€ 2,300 - 3,400). Unsold. © Bonhams 2001-2018 Supported on a short straight foot, the globular body rising to a waisted neck and wide incurving and flaring rim, decorated to the exterior and interior with marbled pattern in brown slip reserved on a straw-glazed ground, all below a band of creamy white slip to the mouth rim.  Bonhams. FINE CHINESE ART, 17 May 2018, 10:30 BST, LONDON, NEW... [Lire la suite]
31 janvier 2018

A yellow and green-glazed incised jar (zhadou), Jiaqing mark and period (1796-1820)

Lot 399. A yellow and green-glazed incised jar (zhadou), Jiaqing mark and period (1796-1820); height 3 1/4 in., 8.3 cm. Estimate 5,000 — 7,000 USD. Lot sold 15,000 USD. Photo Sotheby's 2010 the globular body supported by a short slightly splayed foot rising to a flared neck, the exterior incised with a dragon and a phoenix in pursuit of 'flaming pearls' amidst flames and cloud scrolls below a keyfret border and a row of stylized lappets, the base incised with a six-character seal mark. ... [Lire la suite]

16 janvier 2018

A green-glazed zhadou, Tang dynasty (618-907)

Lot 426. A green-glazed zhadou, Tang dynasty (618-907). Estimate 200 — 300 GBP. Lot Sold 1,500 GBP. Photo courtesy Sotheby's 2008 the compressed globular body rising from a short spreading foot to a widely flaring indented rim, covered overall in an yellowish olive-green glaze, 18cm., 7 1/8 in; together with a similarly glazed circular box and cover, a dish with bracket rim, and a small ewer. Quantity: 5 Literature: Bo Gyllensvard, Chinese Ceramics in the Carl Kempe... [Lire la suite]
08 janvier 2018

A Rare Blue and White Leys Jar, Zhadou, Wanli six-character mark in underglaze blue within a double circle and of the period

Lot 146. A Rare Blue and White Leys Jar, Zhadou, Wanli six-character mark in underglaze blue within a double circle and of the period (1573-1619); 4 7/8in. (12.4cm.) high, 5 3/8in. (13.7cm.) diam. Falk Collection no. 254. Estimate USD 18,000 - USD 25,000. Price realised USD 29,375. © Christie's Images Ltd 2001 Painted in deep, bright underglaze blue with two dragons pursuing flaming pearls around the compressed body between a band of overlapping petals rising from the shallow... [Lire la suite]
13 décembre 2017

A pair of turquoise-glazed zhadou, Republican period

Lot 330. A pair of turquoise-glazed zhadou, Republican period; 21.6 cm, 8 1/2  in. Estimate 40,000 — 60,000 HKD. Lot sold 275,000 HKD (29,557 EUR). Photo Sotheby's. each with a hexalobed body rising from a stepped circular foot to a wide flaring rim, covered overall in a turquoise glaze, the base incised with an apocryphal Yongzheng seal mark. Provenance: Collection of T.Y. Chao (1912-1999), and thence by descent in the family. Sotheby's. Chinese Art including Selected Works... [Lire la suite]
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22 octobre 2017

A rare Guan-type 'Longquan' celadon Zhadou, Song Dynasty (960-1279)

Lot 33. A rare Guan-type 'Longquan' celadon Zhadou, Song Dynasty (960-1279). Estimate 60,000 — 80,000 USD. Lot sold 72,000 USD. © Sotheby's. gracefully potted, with a compressed globular body resting on a tall straight foot and rising to a broad neck and flared mouth, applied overall with a suberb thick blue-green kinuta glaze with a satin texture suffused with bubbles; 6 1/4 in., 15.9 cm Note: Longquan celadon zhadou attributed to the Song dynasty are an... [Lire la suite]