27 mars 2019

A large blue and white 'Figural' teapot and and cover, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 366. A large blue and white 'Figural' teapot and and cover, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722). Height 7 1/2  in., 19 cm. Estimate 6,000 - 8,000 USD. Lot sold 10,625 USD. Courtesy Sotheby's. of globular form, the rounded sides painted in vibrant tones of cobalt blue with two rectangular panels each enclosing an idyllic scene of domestic happiness, one depicting an elegant woman on a swing being pushed from behind by an attendant and another young woman attending to a small boy chasing... [Lire la suite]

27 mars 2019

A large blue and white circular box and cover, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 334. A large blue and white circular box and cover, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722). Diameter 6 in., 15.2 cm. Estimate 5,000 - 7,000 USD. Lot sold 12,500 USD. Courtesy Sotheby's. of compressed form, the slightly domed cover finely painted in varying tones of cobalt blue with an intricate basket-weave pattern studded with white florets, the design continuing to the lower section all above a lappet band and against a pale blue ground, the interior plain, the base with an apocryphal... [Lire la suite]
27 mars 2019

A fine blue and white 'Squirell and Grapwine' vase, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 341. A fine blue and white 'Squirell and Grapwine' vase, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722). Height 7 1/4  in., 18.4 cm. Estimate 5,000 - 7,000 USD. Lot sold 13,750 USD. Courtesy Sotheby's. the pear-shaped body sweeping to a slender neck and a slightly flaring lipped rim, painted in bright tones of underglaze blue with two playful squirrels scampering amid a meander of undulating grape vines issuing clusters of ripe fruit and broad leaves, all set between a band of upright lappets around the... [Lire la suite]
27 mars 2019

A famille-verte 'Li Bai' cup, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

  Lot 314. A famille-verte 'Li Bai' cup, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722). Height 4 1/2  in., 11.4 cm. Estimate 6,000 - 8,000 USD. Lot sold 13,750 USD. Courtesy Sotheby's. finely potted, of elegantly curving beaker form, the steep, gently flaring sides sweeping to an everted rim, all supported on a slightly splayed base, the exterior superbly enameled with a scene featuring the famous, ample-bellied Tang dynasty poet relaxing on a balustraded, terraced hillside, wearing... [Lire la suite]
27 mars 2019

A fine blue and white 'Landscape' vase, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 302. A fine blue and white 'Landscape' vase, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722). Height 10 5/8  in., 27 cm. Estimate 8,000 - 12,000 USD. Lot sold 13,750 USD. Courtesy Sotheby's. the elegant baluster body rising from a spreading foot to a slender waisted neck with everted rim, freely painted in a subtle range of blue tones with a continuous landscape depicting a boatman ferrying a passenger over tranquil water  towards a rustic pavilion amid leafing foliage and mountain... [Lire la suite]
27 mars 2019

Zhuo Side Zitan Table, Early Qing Dynasty

Lot 3601. Zhuo Side Zitan Table, Early Qing Dynasty. L 116 cm. W 53 cm. H 89 cm. Estimate HKD 600,000 - 800,000 (USD 76,441 - 101,922). Lot sold HKD 802,400 (USD 102,202). © Poly Auction Hong Kong Limited Provenance: My Humble House Collection, Taipei. Poly Auction. Brilliant Zitan - Selection of Five Important Furnitures from My Humble House, Grand Hyatt Hong Kong, 2 april 2019  
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27 mars 2019

A Qiaotouan Everted Ends Zitan Table, Early Qing Dynasty

Lot 3605. A Qiaotouan Everted Ends Zitan Table, Early Qing Dynasty. L 218 cm. W 51 cm. H 85 cm. Estimate HKD 1,600,000 - 2,400,000 (USD 203,843 - 305,765). Lot sold HKD 1,888,000 (USD 240,475). © Poly Auction Hong Kong Limited Provenance: My Humble House Collection, Taipei. Literature: 1. The Secret Book of Hanshe 2, Hanshe Publishing House, 1988, p.1602.Zitan, Hanshe Publishing House, 1996, p.110-1113.Ching Wan Society Twentieth Anniversary Exhibition, Taipei, Ching Wan... [Lire la suite]
27 mars 2019

A Rectangular Zitan Table, Early Qing Dynasty

Lot 3602. A Rectangular Zitan Table, Early Qing Dynasty. L 174 cm. W 60 cm. H 86 cm. Estimate HKD 1,600,000 - 2,600,000 (USD 203,843 - 331,245). Lot sold HKD 2,360,000 (USD 300,593). © Poly Auction Hong Kong Limited Provenance: My Humble House Collection, Taipei. Literature: 1. Taiwan Antique Deelers' Assoiation 2006, Jeff Hsu's Oriental Art, Taipei, 2006, p.32-332. Ching Wan Society Twentieth Anniversary Exhibition, Taipei, Ching Wan Society, 2012, p.264-265. Poly... [Lire la suite]
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27 mars 2019

A Large Carved Zitan Cabinet, Mid Qing Dynasty

Lot 3603. A Large Carved Zitan Cabinet, Mid Qing Dynasty. L 98.5 cm. W 50 cm. H 177 cm. Estimate HKD 4,000,000 - 6,000,000 (USD 509,608 - 764,412). Lot sold HKD 5,428,000 (USD 691,364). © Poly Auction Hong Kong Limited Provenance: My Humble House Collection, Taipei. Reference: Zitan, Hanshe Publishing House, 1996, p.158 Literature: 1. Treasures of the Chinese Culture and Fine Arts Association : the 30th Anniversary, Treasures of the Chinese Culture and Fine... [Lire la suite]
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27 mars 2019

An Exquisitely Carved Zitan ‘Dragon and Ruyi’ Painting Table, Qianlong Period

Lot 3604. An Exquisitely Carved Zitan ‘Dragon and Ruyi’ Painting Table, Qianlong Period (1736-1795); L 159 cm. W 57 cm. H 93 cm. Estimate HKD 8,800,000 - 12,800,000 (USD 1,121,138 - 1,630,746). Lot sold HKD 12,390,000 (USD 1,578,114). © Poly Auction Hong Kong Limited Provenance: My Humble House Collection, Taipei. Literature: 1. Zitan, Hanshe Publishing House, 1996, p.88-902. Ching Wan Society Twentieth Anniversary Exhibition, Taipei, Ching Wan Society, 2012, p.206-2073.... [Lire la suite]