27 août 2018

A Blue-Glazed Stembowl, Mark and Period of Yongzheng (1723-1735)

Lot 729. A Blue-Glazed Stembowl, Mark and Period of Yongzheng (1723-1735); 17.8 cm., 7 in. Estimate 60,000 — 80,000 HKD. Lot sold 93,750 HKD (12,092 USD). Photo: Sotheby's. well potted with wide everted sides, supported on a splayed hollow stem encircled by a rib, covered on the exterior with a deep sacrificial-blue glaze of vibrant purplish colour finely suffused on the surface with a faint 'orange peel' effect, the interior and the base left white, the... [Lire la suite]

27 août 2018

A Blanc-de-Chine Tripod Censer, Dehua, Qing Dynasty, Kangxi Period (1662-1722)

Lot 19. A Blanc-de-Chine Tripod Censer, Dehua, Qing Dynasty, Kangxi Period (1662-1722); 11.2 cm., 4 3/8  in. Estimate 10,000 — 15,000 HKD. Lot sold 118,750 HKD (15,316 USD). Photo: Sotheby's. of cylindrical form, elegantly modelled with slightly bombé sides supported on three stepped feet, the smooth white biscuit applied overall with an unctuous transparent glaze slightly tinged to ivory, save for the bottom on the interior and the slightly domed base, wood stand. Sotheby's.... [Lire la suite]
27 août 2018

A Fine Yellow-Glazed 'Dragon' Dish, Mark and Period of Kangxi

Lot 652. A Fine Yellow-Glazed 'Dragon' Dish, Mark and Period of Kangxi (1622-1722); 16.9 cm, 6 5/8  in. Estimate 100,000 — 150,000 HKD. Lot sold 125,000 HKD (16,123 USD). Photo: Sotheby's. with shallow rounded sides rising to an everted rim, finely incised on the interior with a five-clawed dragon writhing among flames reaching for a 'flaming pearl', the underside with two further dragons chasing pearls, applied overall with a rich yellow glaze, save for the base left white and inscribed... [Lire la suite]
27 août 2018

A Copper-Red Bottle Vase, Qing Dynasty, 18th-19th Century

Lot 723. A Copper-Red Bottle Vase, Qing Dynasty, 18th-19th Century; 23.5 cm, 9 1/4  in. Estimate 150,000 — 200,000 HKD. Lot sold 187,500 HKD (24,184 USD). Photo: Sotheby's. finely potted with a pear-shaped body rising from a short straight foot to a long cylindrical neck, the exterior applied overall with a rich strawberry-red glaze, the base and rim white. Provenance: Christie's London, 3rd November 2009, lot 214. Sotheby's. Playthings From The Collection of Edward T. Chow - Chinese... [Lire la suite]
27 août 2018

« Soleil chaud, soleil tardif. Les modernes indomptés » à Fondation Vincent van Gogh, Arles

    Vincent van Gogh, Moissons en Provence, juin 1888. Huile sur toile, 51x 60 cm, Israel Museum, Jérusalem. ARLES.-  Cette exposition thématique s’engage dans une libre exploration de la lumière entendue comme une métaphore questionnant le rapport des artistes d’une part à la Méditerranée – aire d’expérimentation – et d’autre part au modernisme et au postmodernisme. Elle réunit des prêts exceptionnels de tableaux de Vincent van Gogh, des œuvres tardives de Pablo Picasso et d’Alexander Calder, mais aussi... [Lire la suite]
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