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A fine, outstanding and rare blue and white moonflask, bianhuMing dynasty, Yongle period (1403-1424). Sold 110,520,000 HKD (14,248,238 USD) at Sotheby's The Pilkington Collection of Chinese Art, Hong Kong, 06 avr. 2016, lot 17. Photo Sotheby's.

Cf. A fine, outstanding and rare blue and white moonflask, bianhu, Ming dynasty, Yongle period

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A fine, magnificent and extremely rare blue and white holy water vessel, Ming dynasty, Yongle period (1403-1424). Sold 99,320,000 HKD (12,804,334 USD) at Sotheby's The Pilkington Collection of Chinese Art, Hong Kong, 06 avr. 2016, lot 15. Photo Sotheby's.

Cf. A fine, magnificent and extremely rare blue and white holy water vessel, Ming dynasty, Yongle period

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An important and rare blue and white 'Palace Bowl', Mark and period of Chenghua (1464-1487)Sold 64,600,000 HKD (8,328,232 USD) at Sotheby's The Pilkington Collection of Chinese Art, Hong Kong, 06 avr. 2016, lot 25. Photo Sotheby's.

Cf. An important and rare blue and white ‘Palace Bowl’, Mark and period of Chenghua

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An extremely fine and rare large blue and white 'Eight immortals' vase, hu, Seal mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795). Sold 44,440,000 HKD (5,729,649 USD) at Sotheby's Hong Kong, 05 oct. 2016, lot 3607. Photo Sotheby's.

Cf. An extremely fine and rare large blue and white 'eight immortals' vase, hu, seal mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795)

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An Extremely Rare Pair of Pink-Ground Famille-Rose ‘Trompe L’oeil’ jars and covers, Seal marks and period of Qianlong (1736-1795). Sold 42,760,000 HKD (5,513,047 USD) at Sotheby's Hong Kong, 05 oct. 2016, lot 3611. Photo Sotheby's.

Cf. An Extremely Rare Pair of Pink-Ground Famille-Rose ‘Trompe L’oeil’ Jars and Covers, Seal Marks and Period of Qianlong

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A rare blue and white ‘pomegranate’ vase, mark and period of Xuande (1426-1435). Sold 44,440,000 HKD (5,729,649 USD) at Sotheby's The Pilkington Collection of Chinese Art, Hong Kong, 06 avr. 2016, lot 19. Photo Sotheby's.

Cf. A rare blue and white ‘pomegranate’ vase, Mark and period of Xuande

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A rare and important blue and white barbed 'Banana plant and Peony' charger, Yuan dynasty (1279–1368). Sold 29,880,000 HKD (3,852,428 USD) at Sotheby's Hong Kong, 05 oct. 2016, lot 3611. Photo Sotheby's.

Cf. A rare and important blue and white barbed 'banana plant and peony' charger, Yuan dynasty (1271–1368)

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Rare Turquoise-Ground Famille-Rose 'Hui Mountain Retreat' Teapot and Cover, Qianlong Seal Mark and Period (1736-1795). Sold 3,490,000 USD at Sotheby's New York, 13-14 sept. 2016, lot 261. Photo Sotheby's.

Cf. Sotheby's New York announces Chinese Art, Asia Week, September 2016

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 A rare blue and white tankard, Mark and period of Xuande (1426-1435)Sold 24,080,000 HKD (3,104,394 USD) at Sotheby's The Pilkington Collection of Chinese Art, Hong Kong, 06 avr. 2016, lot 22. Photo Sotheby's.

Cf. A rare blue and white tankard, Mark and period of Xuande

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A rare and important blue and white ‘winged dragon’ stemcup, Mark and period of Xuande (1426-1435)Sold 22,880,000 HKD (2,949,690 USD) at The Pilkington Collection of Chinese Art, Hong Kong, 06 avr. 2016, lot 24. Photo Sotheby's.

Cf. A rare and important blue and white ‘winged dragon’ stemcup, Mark and period of Xuande

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An exceptional and rare incised ‘sweet-white’ vase, yuhuchunping, Ming dynasty, Yongle period (1403-1425). Sold 19,280,000 HKD (2,485,578 USD) at Sotheby's The Pilkington Collection of Chinese Art, Hong Kong, 06 avr. 2016, lot 16. Photo Sotheby's.

Cf. An exceptional and rare incised ‘sweet-white’ vase, yuhuchunping, Ming dynasty, Yongle period (1403-1425)

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An extremely fine and rare carved celadon-glazed double-gourd vase, Seal mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795). Sold 18,080,000 HKD (2,331,054 USD) at Sotheby's Hong Kong, 05 oct. 2016, lot 3609. Photo Sotheby's.

Cf. An extremely fine and rare carved celadon-glazed double-gourd vase, seal mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795)

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An extremely fine and rare Ming-style blue and white 'flowers and fruit' moonflask, seal mark and period of Yongzheng (1723-1735). Sold 18,080,000 HKD (2,331,054 USD) at Sotheby's Hong Kong, 05 oct. 2016, lot 3612. Photo Sotheby's.

Cf. An extremely fine and rare Ming-style blue and white 'flowers and fruit' moonflask, seal mark and period of Yongzheng (1723-1735

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A fine and extremely rare blue and white ‘waves’ jar, Ming dynasty, Yongle-Xuande periodSold 17,480,000 HKD (2,253,522 USD) at Sotheby's The Pilkington Collection of Chinese Art, Hong Kong, 06 avr. 2016, lot 18. Photo Sotheby's.

Cf. A fine and extremely rare blue and white ‘waves’ jar, Ming dynasty, Yongle-Xuande period

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The Hippisley ‘Teadust’ Double Gourd. An extremely fine and rare silver and gold-decorated double-gourd teadust vase, Seal mark and period of Qianlong  (1736-1795), 20. 6 cm, 8 1/8  in. Estimate 12,000,000 — 18,000,000 HKDSold 14,480,000 HKD (1,866,762 USD) at Sotheby's Hong Kong, 06 april 2016, lot 3608. Photo Sotheby's

 

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 A pink-ground famille-rose ‘Eight Immortals’ vase, Qianlong mark and period (1736-1795). Sold 12,080,000 HKD (1,557,354 USD) at Sotheby's Hong Kong, 06 april 2016, lot 3611. Photo Sotheby's

Cf. Sotheby's New York announces Chinese Art, Asia Week, September 2016

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A fine pair of ruby-ground famille-rose vases, Seal marks and period of Jiaqing (1796-1820). Sold 11,480,000 HKD (1,480,116 USD) at Sotheby's Hong Kong, 05 oct. 2016, lot 3611. Photo Sotheby's.

Cf. A fine pair of ruby-ground famille-rose vases, seal marks and period of Jiaqing (1796-1820)

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A fine and rare blue and white lobed ‘fruit and flower’ bowl, Mark and period of Xuande (1426-1435)Sold 11,480,000 HKD (1,480,002 USD) at The Pilkington Collection of Chinese Art, Hong Kong, 06 avr. 2016, lot 20. Photo Sotheby's.

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 A fine and rare copper-red and underglaze-blue waterpot, pingguozun, mark and period of Kangxi (1662-1722)Sold 10,400,000 HKD (1,340,768 EUR) at The Pilkington Collection of Chinese Art, Hong Kong, 06 avr. 2016, lot 20. Photo Sotheby's.

Cf. A fine and rare copper-red and underglaze-blue waterpot, pingguozun, mark and period of Kangxi (1662-1722)

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A Rare and Important Sancai-Glazed Pottery Figure Of A Court Lady, Tang Dynasty (618-906)Sold 1,270,000 USD at Sotheby's New York, 16 march 2016, lot 272. Photo Sotheby's.

Cf. 3,000 years of history, 1 week of sales: Sotheby's announces Asia Week New York sales