14 janvier 2018

Jan Davidsz. de Heem (1606–1683/84), Momento Mori, circa 1630-1660

Jan Davidsz. de Heem (1606–1683/84), Momento Mori, circa 1630-1660, oil on panel, 11.3 x 16.9 cm © York Museums Trust, United Kingdom
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14 janvier 2018

Jan Davidsz. de Heem (1606–1683/84), Interior of a Room with a Young Man Seated at a Table, 1628

Jan Davidsz. de Heem (1606–1683/84), Interior of a Room with a Young Man Seated at a Table, 1628, oil on panel, 60 x 82 cm © Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology - University of Oxford
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14 janvier 2018

A pair of blue and white 'Fu-Shou Dragon' bowls, seal marks and period of Daoguang (1821-1850)

Lot 3150. A pair of blue and white 'Fu-Shou Dragon' bowls, seal marks and period of Daoguang (1821-1850); 13.2 cm., 5 1/4  in. Estimate 200,000 — 300,000 HKD. Lot sold 325,000 HKD. Photo: Sotheby's 2013 each with deep rounded sides rising from a short tapered foot to a gently flared rim, painted on the exterior with two five-clawed dragons striding among flames, with open jaws and free flowing mane, their scaly undulating bodies picked... [Lire la suite]
14 janvier 2018

A fine blue-glazed saucer, mark and period of Yongzheng (1723-1735)

Lot 3061. A fine blue-glazed saucer, mark and period of Yongzheng (1723-1735); 15.7 cm., 6 1/4  in. Estimate 130,000 — 180,000 HKD. Lot sold 325,000 HKD. Photo: Sotheby's 2013 the shallow rounded sides rising from a short tapered foot to an everted rim, applied on the exterior with a rich dark blue glaze suffused with fine bubbles providing a subtle 'orange peel' effect, draining to white at the rim and well controlled around the foot, the interior and the base glazed... [Lire la suite]
14 janvier 2018

A blue and white 'Bajixiang' tazza, mark and period of Yongzheng (1723-1735)

Lot 3143. A blue and white 'Bajixiang' tazza, mark and period of Yongzheng (1723-1735); 15.8 cm. 6 in. Estimate 80,000 — 120,000 HKD. Lot sold 350,000 HKD. Photo: Sotheby's 2013 the broad circular dish with shallow flared sides, raised on short splayed foot, finely decorated in shaded tones of cobalt, the interior with a medallion enclosing a stylised mandala centred with a swirling pearl surrounded by curling ribbons and... [Lire la suite]
14 janvier 2018

A fine blue and white 'Lotus' dish, mark and period of Kangxi (1662-1722)

Lot 3142. A fine blue and white 'Lotus' dish, mark and period of Kangxi (1662-1722); 21 cm. 8 1/4  in. Estimate 250,000 — 350,000 HKD. Lot sold 350,000 HKD. Photo: Sotheby's 2013 well potted, the shallow rounded sides rising from a short tapered foot and undercut footring to an everted rim, decorated in shaded tones of cobalt blue, the interior with a central lotus flower surrounded by three fruiting pomegranates and four further blossoms, all wreathed by dense... [Lire la suite]

14 janvier 2018

A blue-glazed stembowl, mark and period of Yongzheng (1723-1735)

Lot 3062. A blue-glazed stembowl, mark and period of Yongzheng (1723-1735); 17.8 cm., 7 in. Estimate 80,000 — 100,000 HKD. Lot sold 350,000 HKD. Photo: Sotheby's 2013 the wide flared bowl resting on a splayed stem encircled by a single raised fillet, covered on the exterior with a deep cobalt-blue glaze stopping neatly under the white rim and just above the foot, the interior of the bowl and of the stem left white, the latter inscribed in underglaze blue with a... [Lire la suite]
14 janvier 2018

A blue and white 'Waves and Flowers' bowl, mark and period of Wanli (1573-1620)

Lot 3119. A blue and white 'Waves and Flowers' bowl, mark and period of Wanli (1573-1620); 15.7 cm., 6 1/4  in. Estimate 200,000 — 300,000 HKD. Lot sold 350,000 HKD. Photo: Sotheby's 2013 the deep rounded sides supported on a slightly tapered foot, brightly decorated around the exterior in shaded tones of cobalt with a continuous scroll of lotus and another six-petalled bloom borne on a meandering leafy stem, between bands of wind-blown waves around the rim and... [Lire la suite]
14 janvier 2018

A blue and white 'Peony scroll' dish, mark and period of Yongzheng (1723-1735)

Lot 3145. A blue and white 'Peony scroll' dish, mark and period of Yongzheng (1723-1735); 21 cm., 8 1/4  in. Estimate 180,000 — 250,000 HKD. Lot sold 375,000 HKD. Photo: Sotheby's 2013 the shallow rounded sides resting on a short foot, brightly decorated on the interior in shaded tones of cobalt with a central medallion enclosing a densely foliated peony scroll issuing seven blossoms, the flowers stylised with curling petals and projecting stamen among serrated... [Lire la suite]
14 janvier 2018

A rare turquoise-enamelled chrysanthemum dish, mark and period of Yongzheng (1723-1735)

Lot 3077. A rare turquoise-enamelled chrysanthemum dish, mark and period of Yongzheng (1723-1735); 17.8 cm., 7 in. Estimate 300,000 — 500,000 HKD. Lot sold 375,000 HKD. Photo: Sotheby's 2013 evenly potted with narrow fluted sides and pointed tips resembling the petals of a chrysanthemum flower, radiating around a slightly recessed centre and continuing on the exterior across the short straight foot, richly applied overall with an opaque turquoise enamel, the base and the interior... [Lire la suite]