03 janvier 2022

A small yellow-ground aubergine and green-enameled 'dragon' dish, Kangxi six-character mark and of the period

Lot 65. A small yellow-ground aubergine and green-enameled 'dragon' dish, Kangxi six-character mark in aubergine enamel within a double circle and of the period (1662-1722); 41⁄4 in. (10.8 cm.) diam. Price Realised USD 5,000 (Estimate USD 2,000 - USD 3,000). © Christie's 2021 Provenance: Acquired in Ireland, 1999. Christie's. Art of China and Japan, New York, 1 Dec - 14 Dec 2021

03 janvier 2022

Three small famille rose vessels, Qing dynasty (1644-1911)-Republic period

Lot 53. Three small famille rose vessels, Qing dynasty (1644-1911)-Republic period; 27 1⁄2 in. (70 cm.) high. Price Realised USD 18, 750 (Estimate USD 1,000 - USD 1,500). © Christie's 2021 The group comprises a meiping, late 19th-early 20th century, a conical wine cup, Republic period, and a saucer, 18th-19th century. The meiping is inscribed with an excerpt from a Ming dynasty poem by Gaoqi referring to the beauty of plum blossoms, preceded and followed by a... [Lire la suite]
03 janvier 2022

A large famille noire 'phoenix-tail' vase, 19th century

Lot 52. A large famille noire 'phoenix-tail' vase, 19th century; 27 1⁄2 in. (70 cm.) high. Price Realised USD 4,375 (Estimate USD 3,000 - USD 5,000). © Christie's 2021 Sold by the Yale University Art Gallery to benefit acquisition funds. Provenance: Mrs. William H. Moore (1858-1955) Collection, New York.Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Connecticut, accessioned in 1955. Christie's. Art of China and Japan, New York, 1 Dec - 14 Dec 2021
03 janvier 2022

Two small enameled dishes, 18th-19th century

Lot 51. Two small enameled dishes, 18th-19th century; 5 3⁄4 and 5 3⁄8 in. (14.6 and 13.7 cm.) diam. Price Realised USD 8,125 (Estimate USD 3,000 - USD 5,000). © Christie's 2021 The first dish is a famille rose dish, 19th century, and the base has an apocryphal Yongzheng mark. The second dish is a gilt-decorated iron-red-ground dish, Jiaqing six-character seal mark in iron red and of the period (1796-1820). Sold by the Yale University Art... [Lire la suite]
03 janvier 2022

A copper-red-glazed brush washer, 18th-19th century

Lot 50. A copper-red-glazed brush washer, 18th-19th century; 5 3⁄4 in. (14.6 cm.) diam., hardwood cover. Price Realised USD 12,500 (Estimate USD 2,000 - USD 3,000). © Christie's 2021 Sold by the Yale University Art Gallery to benefit acquisition funds. Provenance: Florence Baiz van Volkenburgh (d. 1940) Collection, New York.Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Connecticut, accessioned in 1940. Christie's. Art of China and Japan, New York, 1 Dec - 14 Dec... [Lire la suite]
03 janvier 2022

A turquoise-glazed bottle vase, 18th-19th century

Lot 49. A turquoise-glazed bottle vase, 18th-19th century; 11 3⁄4 in. (30 cm.) high. Price Realised USD 7,500 (Estimate USD 2,500 - USD 3,500). © Christie's 2021 Sold by the Yale University Art Gallery to benefit acquisition funds. Provenance: Florence Baiz van Volkenburgh (d. 1940) Collection, New York.Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Connecticut, accessioned in 1940. Christie's. Art of China and Japan, New York, 1 Dec - 14 Dec 2021
03 janvier 2022

A copper-red-glazed bottle vase, 18th-19th century

  Lot 48. A copper-red-glazed bottle vase, 18th-19th century; 10 7⁄8 in. (27.7 cm.) high. Price Realised USD 7,500 (Estimate USD 2,500 - USD 3,500). © Christie's 2021 Sold by the Yale University Art Gallery to benefit acquisition funds. Provenance: Florence Baiz van Volkenburgh (d. 1940) Collection, New York.Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Connecticut, accessioned in 1940. Christie's. Art of China and Japan, New York, 1 Dec - 14 Dec 2021
03 janvier 2022

A blue and white baluster jar and cover, 18th-19th century

Lot 47. A blue and white baluster jar and cover, 18th-19th century; 17 in. (43.3 cm.) high. Price Realised USD 6,250 (Estimate USD 3,000 - USD 5,000). © Christie's 2021 Sold by the Yale University Art Gallery to benefit acquisition funds. Provenance: Florence Baiz van Volkenburgh (d. 1940) Collection, New York.Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Connecticut, accessioned in 1940. Christie's. Art of China and Japan, New York, 1 Dec - 14 Dec 2021
03 janvier 2022

Peter Lynch Donates More Than $20 Million in Art to Boston College

John Singer Sargent, 1865–1925, 'Olive Trees, Corfu,' 1909. Oil on canvas. Carolyn A. and Peter S. Lynch Collection at the McMullen Museum of Art at Boston College. Peter Lynch, vice chairman of Fidelity Management and Research Company and trustee associate at Boston College, has gifted 27 paintings and three drawings—worth in excess of $20 million—from his and his late wife Carolyn’s private art collection to Boston College’s McMullen Museum of Art, including renowned works from Pablo Picasso, Winslow Homer, John Singer Sargent,... [Lire la suite]