05 janvier 2008

A celadon glazed porcelain foliate rim bowl - 13th/14th Century

A celadon glazed porcelain foliate rim bowl - 13th/14th Century Its wide and deep interior well molded in shallow linear relief with outlines of eight lotus petal-shaped reserves surrounding four opposing pairs of auspicious symbols, all visible beneath a pale blue-green glaze layer of yingqing type applied to all surfaces except the broad foot and shallow recessed base burnt to a pale buff color (chipped). Diameter 7in (18cm) - Estimate: $1,000 - 1,500  - Unsold. Bonhams. Fine Asian Works of Art, 20 Nov 2006. 220... [Lire la suite]
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04 janvier 2008

A gold-inlaid bronze belt hook - Warring States/Han Dynasty

A gold-inlaid bronze belt hook - Warring States/Han Dynasty Cast with a small dragon head forming the hook, the faceted handle of elongated leaf shape applied with a thin gold sheet forming a pattern of intertwined snakelike dragons with heads and eyes forming a subsidiary taotie design, the flat top of the button to the reverse also inlaid in gold (losses to inlay, corrosion). 8 1/2in (21.5cm) long - Sold for $4,000 plus Premium and tax Bonhams.  Fine Asian Works of Art, 18 Dec 2007. 220 San Bruno... [Lire la suite]
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04 janvier 2008

A cast bronze covered jing - Han Dynasty

A cast bronze covered jing - Han Dynasty The tall cylindrical container supported on three short feet and its exterior walls surrounded by two bands of strap work, the upper band coinciding with a loop handle, the cover top finished with two raised concentric rings, the surfaces displaying a mottled blue and green patina as well as some earthen adhesions. 6in (15cm) high - Estimate: $2,000 - 3,000 Bonhams.  Fine Asian Works of Art, 18 Dec 2007. 220 San Bruno Avenue, San Francisco, California
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04 janvier 2008

A gilt bronze covered dou - Han Dynasty

A gilt bronze covered dou - Han Dynasty The oviform container raised on three legs and bisected by a raised horizontal band that passes through the ring handle to one side, the cover topped with three ring supports and both sections displaying patches of green patina with some earthen adhesions (minor repair). 4in (10cm) high - Sold for $1,500 plus Premium and tax   Bonhams.  Fine Asian Works of Art, 18 Dec 2007. 220 San Bruno Avenue, San Francisco, California
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04 janvier 2008

Hampel. Céladons chinois. Vente du 7 décembre 2007

Celadon-Schale Mittelgroße Celadon-Schale mit hell-lindgrüner Glasur. Abgesetzter Standfuß. Durchmesser: 15,5 cm. China, Song-Dynastie, 960- 1279 n. Chr - Schätzpreis € 700 - 800 - Invendu Celadon-Schale Auf der Innenseite mit Reliefdekor von Kranichen, Blüten- und Blattwerk. Durchmesser: 19 cm. China, Song- Dynastie, 960- 1279 n. Chr. Schätzpreis € 500 - 700 - Invendu Celadon-Schälchen Celadon-Schälchen mit heller, lindgrüner Glasur. Passig eingekerbter Rand. Durchmesser: 12 cm. China, Song-Dynastie, 960-... [Lire la suite]
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03 janvier 2008

A blue and white porcelain deep dish - Jiajing Mark and Period

A blue and white porcelain deep dish - Jiajing Mark and Period Its curving well painted with a roundel and band of lotus pods and flowers in bloom amid leaf scrolls, the exterior walls encircled by a xiangcai band above a lotus pattern incised to the biscuit beneath the colorless glaze, the six-character mark written in regular script within a double ring centering the deeply recessed base (hairline crack). 6 1/2in (16.5cm) diameter - Sold for $1,800 plus Premium and tax Bonhams. Fine Asian Works of Art, 18 Dec... [Lire la suite]
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03 janvier 2008

A blue and white deep bowl - Late Ming Dynasty

A blue and white deep bowl - Late Ming Dynasty Of lotus bud form with the deep curving well tapering to a convex point on the recessed base within the foot ring, painted with vigorously drawn outline and wash on the exterior to form lotus petals rising to a wide band of ruyi and ogival lappets while the interior displays an elaborate rosette surrounded by a key-fret border (minor rim chips, glaze worn). 7 3/4in (19.5cm) diameter - Estimate: $6,000 - 8,000   Bonhams. Fine Asian Works of Art, 18 Dec 2007. 220... [Lire la suite]
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03 janvier 2008

A blue and white porcelain dish - Ming Dynasty, Jiajing Mark and Period

A blue and white porcelain dish - Ming Dynasty, Jiajing Mark and Period Its shallow curving well painted with a roundel and band of lotus pods and flowers in bloom amid leaf scrolls, the exterior walls encircled by a narrow xiangcai band above a lotus pattern incised to the biscuit beneath the colorless glaze, the six-character mark written in regular script within a double ring centering the deeply recessed base (hairline crack). 5 7/8in (15cm) diameter - Sold for $3,000 plus Premium and tax Bonhams. Fine Asian... [Lire la suite]
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03 janvier 2008

Les "Bleu Poudrés" de la vente Asian Art chez Hampel du 8 décembre 2007

Magnifizente Powder-blue Vase Balusterförmige Yen-yen-Vase mit hohem und weit ausladendem Mündungsrand. Die Vase zeigt im Detail die feine Sprenkelung durch das zart aufgeblasene Powder-blue. Darüber eine sehr gut erhaltene Zeichnung in Golddekor mit höfischen Szenen auf einem Chrysanthemen-Grund. Höhe: 71,5 cm. China, späte K´ang-hsi-Zeit, 1700/20. Hammer price € 11.000 Anmerkung: Es handelt sich um ein ungewöhnlich großes und herrschaftliches Stück, welches für ein europäisches Herrschaftshaus gefertigt wurde. Ein Exemplar... [Lire la suite]
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03 janvier 2008

A blue and white porcelain bowl - Chenghua Mark, 17th Century

A blue and white porcelain bowl - Chenghua Mark, 17th Century Of inverted bell form, its flared rim painted with a band of flowering sprigs above palmetto and leaf sprays around the interior walls and a peony roundel centering the floor of the well, the reverse with stylized lotus flowers and leafy scrolls above a band of interlocking C-scrolls and the recessed base bearing the six-character mark in regular script inscribed within a double ring. 8 1/4in (21cm) diameter - Sold for $2,000 plus Premium and tax   ... [Lire la suite]
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