20 juin 2009

A small Yaozhou celadon glazed stoneware bowl with carved decoration. Northern Song Dynasty

A small Yaozhou celadon glazed stoneware bowl with carved decoration. Northern Song Dynasty Molded with a flared rim, carved in light relief with a chrysanthemum and scrolling leaf pattern across the deep interior well and vertical hash marks around the exterior walls, all beneath a limpid olive green glaze, spots of which also appear on the recessed base. 4 1/4in (11cm) diameter. Estimate: $2,500 - 4,000 Bonhams. Fine Asian Works of Art, 29 Jun 2009. 220 San Bruno Avenue, San Francisco www.bonhams.com
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12 mai 2009

Rare green-glazed cizhou sgraffiato 'peony' vase. Northern Song dynasty, 11th century, or later

A rare green-glazed cizhou sgraffiato 'peony' vase. Northern Song dynasty, 11th century, or later The well-balanced baluster body supported on a high splayed foot and with a tall tapering neck ending on a wide rolled-out everted rim, delicately carved and incised with two large peony blooms borne on leafy stems, all above a band of overlapping petals at the base. 11 in. (31 cm.) high. Est. £15,000 - £20,000 - Price realised : £18,750  Provenance: Acquired by a European collector from Kusaka Shogado in Japan in the... [Lire la suite]
10 mai 2009

A 'yaozhou' 'lotus' bowl. Northern Song dynasty

A 'yaozhou' 'lotus' bowl. Northern Song dynasty with gently rounded sides rising to a filet set beneath a rounded rim, the interior carved in a medallion with an open lotus blossom and a furled lotus leaf viewed in profile against a ground of scrolling foliage, covered in a light olive-green glaze, pooling in the recesses to a deeper colour. 19.1cm., 7 1/2 in. Est. 4,000—6,000 GBP PROVENANCE: Private Collection, Hong Kong. Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art. 13 May 09. London www.sothebys.com photo... [Lire la suite]
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04 avril 2009

A Superb Purple-Splashed 'Jun' 'Bubble' Bowl. Northern Song Dynasty

A Superb Purple-Splashed 'Jun' 'Bubble' Bowl. Northern Song Dynasty the gently rounded sides rising to a slightly incurved rim, resting on a short straight foot, applied overall with a very glossy bubble-suffused glaze of a cyaneous blue tone, the interior with two splashes transmuting from a vivid lavender to a deep ianthine violet, the exterior with two splashes of equal brilliance, the glaze draining from the mouthrim from a greige tone and falling just short of the neatly pared footring revealing the buff body fired... [Lire la suite]
19 mars 2009

A brown glazed stoneware jar. Northern Song/Jin

A brown glazed stoneware jar. Northern Song/Jin Of Cizhou type with a buff fabric, potted with five groups of three vertical ribs accenting the shoulder and upper part of the globular body covered by a dark brown glaze that stops on the lower walls (rim possibly ground down, chip). 4 1/2in (11.5cm) high- Estimate: $800 - 1,200 Bonhams. Asian Decorative Arts, 23 Mar 2009. 220 San Bruno Avenue, San Francisco www.bonhams.cvom (Copyright © 2002-2009 Bonhams 1793 Ltd., Images and Text All Rights Reserved)
05 mars 2009

A Very Rare Cizhou Carved Meiping, Northern Song Dynasty, Late 11th-12th Century

A Very Rare Cizhou Carved Meiping, Northern Song Dynasty, Late 11th-12th Century Well carved with a broad band of peony scroll bearing three large blossoms framed by leafy, curving stems between a band of narrow overlapping petals below and overlapping leaf tips on the shoulder which issue from the base of the short neck surmounted by a dished, everted mouth, all in dark brown reserved on a white slip ground and covered with a clear glaze through which the details have been incised, the recessed base with a splash of brown... [Lire la suite]
28 février 2009

A Rare 'Cizhou' Green-Glazed Painted Vase (Meiping) Northern Song / Jin Dynasty

A Rare 'Cizhou' Green-Glazed Painted Vase (Meiping) Northern Song / Jin Dynasty of elegant form with rounded shoulders tapering down to a narrow foot, the short waisted neck widening to an everted lip, finely painted in black with full peony blossoms framed by slender leaves, applied with a thin green glaze stopping evenly above the unglazed foot revealing the buff body. height 11 3/4 in., 29.8 cm. Estimate 30,000—40,000 USD Sotheby's. Chinese Works of Art. 17 Mar 09.New York www.sothebys.com Photo courtesy Sotheby's
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28 février 2009

A 'Yaozhou' Russet-Splashed Black-Glazed Bowl, Northern Song dynasty

A 'Yaozhou' Russet-Splashed Black-Glazed Bowl, Northern Song dynasty finely potted, with rounded sides rising up to a slightly everted rim, all supported on a tall foot, the interior covered in a lustrous black glaze with streaks of russet splashes, the exterior predominantly coated with the russet skin revealing hints of the black glaze below, the lower body and foot unglazed revealing the light gray ware burnt slightly buff color in the firing, Japanese wood box (2). diameter 4 7/8 in., 12.4 cm. Estimate 15,000—20,000 USD ... [Lire la suite]
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28 février 2009

A Rare 'Cizhou' Carved Bowl, Northern Song Dynasty

A Rare 'Cizhou' Carved Bowl, Northern Song Dynasty well-potted with deep rounded sides rising to a lipped rim, the interior and exterior applied with a white slip, carved on the exterior with a pattern of vertical and U-shaped grooves glazed brown, all covered with a clear glaze, the foot left unglazed revealing the pale-gray body, three spur marks to the interior. diameter 4 7/8 in., 12.4 cm. Estimate 5,000—7,000 USD PROVENANCE: Christie's New York, 9th March 2006, lot 396. Thereafter with the present owner. Sotheby's.... [Lire la suite]
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