16 novembre 2018

A rare blue and white pouring bowl, Yuan Dynasty (1279-1368)

Lot 51. A rare blue and white pouring bowl, Yuan Dynasty (1279-1368); 16.2cm (6 3/8in) long. Estimate: HK$300,000.00 - HK$500,000.00 (€ 34,000 - 56,000). © Bonhams. Of shallow rounded sides rising from a slightly concave base, set to one side with a small spout of square section applied underneath with a small scroll loop, painted in underglaze-blue to the interior with flowerheads among foliate scrolls encircled by a double line border and a band of classic scroll at the well, the exterior with lotus petal... [Lire la suite]
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11 novembre 2018

A Chinese blue and white 'Lotus Pond' jar, probably Ming Dynasty (1368-1644)

Lot 293. A Chinese blue and white 'Lotus Pond' jar, probably Ming Dynasty (1368-1644); 30cm H, 21cm diameter. Estimate: £18,000.00 - £22,000.00. © Chiswick Auctions. The ovoid body rising from a short foot to a tapering neck, painted to the exterior with birds swimming among pond weed and flowering lotus plants, all between a lotus scroll band on the shoulders below a band of stylised clouds on the neck, and a lappet band at the foot. Chiswick Auctions. Asian Art. 12 Nov 2018
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11 novembre 2018

A Chinese blue and white jar, probably Ming Dynasty, 15th Century

Lot 294. A Chinese blue and white jar, probably Ming Dynasty, 15th Century, 9.5cm H. Estimate: £20,000.00 - £30,000.00. © Chiswick Auctions. Of compressed globular form, the rounded sides rising from a recessed base to a short tapering neck, painted around the exterior with heavily fruiting melon branches, the large fruit, leaves and tendrils, painted below a , and a lappet band above the foot. Chiswick Auctions. Asian Art. 12 Nov 2018
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11 novembre 2018

A Chinese blue and white sectional altar vase, Qing Dynasty, Qianlong period(1736-1795)

Lot 232. A Chinese blue and white sectional altar vase, Qing Dynasty, Qianlong period(1736-1795), 38cm H. Estimate: £30,000.00 - £50,000.00. © Chiswick Auctions. The shouldered body decorated with floral scroll, below a border of heads, with a further scrolling foliage to the shoulders, with a collar above and below the body each with a further band of pendant heads, the upper collar supporting the separately potted neck, the trumpet neck and a wide band of floral scroll, above a band of lappets, and below a... [Lire la suite]
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11 novembre 2018

A Chinese blue and white brush pot, bitong. Kangxi period (1662-1722)

   Lot 75. A Chinese blue and white brush pot, bitong. Kangxi period (1662-1722), 16cm H, 18cm diameter. Estimate: £12,000.00 - £15,000.00. © Chiswick Auctions. Of cylindrical form, the slightly tapering body finely painted with two panels, enclosing figurative garden scenes, six character Chenghua mark to base.  Chiswick Auctions. Kangxi: Porcelain & Decorative Arts. 12 Nov 2018
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11 novembre 2018

A Chinese blue and white ‘seamstresses’ vase, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

  Lot 95. A Chinese blue and white ‘seamstresses’ vase, Kangxi period (1662-1722), 34 cm. Estimate: £16,000.00 - £18,000.00. © Chiswick Auctions. Of baluster form, finely painted in underglaze blue with group of well four dressed ladies, one seated cutting fabric with a companion sewing around a dreamstone-inset table in front of a large screen, whilst to their right, on the garden veranda a lady draws a thread between her teeth whilst holding it at either end between forefinger and thumb, and to her... [Lire la suite]
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10 novembre 2018

A pair of blue and white pear-shaped vases, yuhuchunping, Guangxu six-character marks in underglaze blue and of the period (1875

Lot 265. A pair of blue and white pear-shaped vases, yuhuchunping, Guangxu six-character marks in underglaze blue and of the period (1875-1908); Estimate GBP 8,000 - GBP 12,000. Price realised GBP 10,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2018.  Each vase is decorated with plantain, bamboo and rocks in a fenced garden. The waisted neck is decorated with stiff leaves rising up from a collar of scrolling foliage and spearheads. The foot is encircled with bands of lotus flowers and lappets. Christie's. Fine... [Lire la suite]
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10 novembre 2018

A blue and white bowl, Jiaqing six-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1796-1820)

Lot 248. A blue and white bowl, Jiaqing six-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1796-1820);7 ¼ in. (18.6 cm.) diam. Estimate GBP 6,000 - GBP 8,000. Price realised GBP 10,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2018.  The exterior is painted in shades of cobalt blue to depict four characters, wan shou wu jiang (boundless longevity), each enclosed by a circle of ruyi-heads, separated from each other by two of the bajixiang and lotus sprays. The interior is decorated... [Lire la suite]
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10 novembre 2018

A pair of blue and white bowls, Qianlong seal marks in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-1795)

Lot 247. A pair of blue and white bowls, Qianlong seal marks in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-1795); 7 ¼ in. (18.4 cm.) diam. Estimate GBP 10,000 - GBP 15,000. Price realised GBP 20,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2018.  Each bowl is decorated on the exterior with four characters, wan shou wu jiang(boundless longevity), each enclosed by a circle of ruyi-heads, all surrounded by the Eight Buddhist Emblems, bajixiang, and lotus sprays. The interior is painted with... [Lire la suite]
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10 novembre 2018

An iron-red-decorated blue and white 'dragon' dish, Qianlong six-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-

  Lot 243. An iron-red-decorated blue and white 'dragon' dish, Qianlong six-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-1795); 6 7/8 in. (17.5 cm.) diam. Estimate GBP 8,000 - GBP 12,000. Price realised GBP 8,750. © Christie's Images Ltd 2018.  The interior is painted with an iron-red five-clawed dragon leaping against a background of blue waves, with a similar design repeated with nine dragons to the exterior.   Provenance: Private English collection,... [Lire la suite]
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