19 avril 2014

Rare vase bouteille en porcelaine, marque Kangxi à six caractères en bleu sous la base, Chine, époque Kangxi

Rare vase bouteille en porcelaine, marque Kangxi à six caractères en bleu sous la base, Chine, époque Kangxi (1662 – 1722). Photo HOTEL DES VENTES MEDITERRANEE Mes Ph. BONNAZ et R. MAZZELLA à décor d’animaux dans des nuées en bleu sur fond blanc,  Hauteur : 26,5 cm. Estimation 20 000 € - 30 000 € Un vase identique est conservé au Musée du Palais de Pékin. Très peu de modèles de ce genre sont répertoriés. La forme rare de ce vase est une réminiscence des objets en bronze produits sous la dynastie Han... [Lire la suite]

19 avril 2014

Imperial blue and white deep saucer, pan, Jiajing six-character mark within a double ring in underglaze blue and of the period

  Imperial blue and white deep saucer, pan. The base with six-character mark of Jiajing within a double ring in underglaze blue and of the period, 1522-1566. Photo courtesy Marchant with flat everted rim, painted in the centre with a crane on one leg with its head turned, on a rocky promontory, beside a large pine tree with lingzhi and bamboo, with further rocks in the distance, all beneath stylised clouds, encircled within a double ring, the rim with a continuous band of scrolls on a... [Lire la suite]
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19 avril 2014

Imperial blue and white deep bowl, Jiajing six-character mark within a double ring in underglaze blue and of the period

Imperial blue and white deep bowl. The base with six-character mark of Jiajing within a double ring in underglaze blue and of the period, 1522-1566. Photo courtesy Marchant with upright sides and slightly inverted foot, painted with four lobed medallions, two with dragons, two with swooping phoenix between lingzhi clouds, the interior painted in the well with a ruyi-head and floral medallion within a double ring beneath a band of interlocking branches at the rim. 12.8cm diameter. Price on... [Lire la suite]
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19 avril 2014

Imperial blue and white square bowl. The base with six-character mark of Jiajing in underglaze blue and of the period, 1522-1566

Imperial blue and white square bowl. The base with six-character mark of Jiajing in underglaze blue and of the period, 1522-1566. Photo courtesy Marchant with gently flared rim and slightly inverted foot, painted on the exterior with four lobed square medallions each with a camellia flower on a single branch amongst leaves and between a different pair of the eight treasures on a lingzhi cloud-scroll ground, the interior painted in the well with a large shou-character within a double square,... [Lire la suite]
19 avril 2014

Blue and white saucer dish, pan, Ming dynasty, Chenghua-Hongzhi, circa 1485

Blue and white saucer dish, pan, Ming dynasty, Chenghua-Hongzhi, circa 1485. Photo courtesy Marchant with gently flared rim painted in the centre with a lotus bouquet consisting of central flowerhead, leaves, a bud, a pod and arrow heads, all tied with a ribbon above stylised water, within a double ring encircled by a geometric cross-hatch design at the rim, the underside decorated with the eight Buddhist emblems, ba bao, each supported by a flowerhead on a continuous scrolling branch with leaves and... [Lire la suite]
18 avril 2014

A blue and white flaring vase, gu, Chongzhen

A blue and white flaring vase, gu, Chongzhen. Photo Bonhams. Skilfully painted on the flaring neck in bright underglaze blue with a continuous scene of Houyi clasping a bow and watching boys at play with vessels, flowers and a processional banner amidst rockwork and plantain, the central section with floral sprays including lotus and peony above downward lappets on the lower section. 45cm (17 3/4in) high. Estimate 4,000 - 6,000 (€4,900 - 7,300) Provenance: an English private collection The vase depicts the ancient and mythical... [Lire la suite]
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18 avril 2014

A blue and white double-gourd vase. Circa 1640-1650

A blue and white double-gourd vase. Circa 1640-1650. Photo Bonhams. Finely painted on the lower section with a continuous scene of two gentleman relaxing with empty wine cups between a board game set on a low table, two boys approaching with a vase and a qin, all on a terrace with rocks and plantain, the waist with a band of wet dots beneath the upper section with clusters of bamboo, the base with a single painted leaf. 20.9cm (8 1/4in) high. Estimate 4,000 - 6,000 (€4,900 - 7,300) Provenance: Guest & Gray (label)An English... [Lire la suite]
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18 avril 2014

A blue and white double-gourd vase, Chongzhen

A blue and white double-gourd vase, Chongzhen. Photo Bonhams. The lower section finely painted with a dignified scholar cradling a staff of office in his robed arms, the figure standing on grass besides a crane, the rocky landscape also with two boys, one carrying books and the other a lantern, the scene separated by cloud scrolls, the waist with a band of foliate lotus scroll beneath sprays of prunus, lotus, orchid and peony. 36.2cm (14 1/4in) high. Estimate 4,000 - 6,000 (€4,900 - 7,300) Provenance: an English private collection... [Lire la suite]
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18 avril 2014

A blue and white cylindrical vase, rolwagen. Circa 1640

  A blue and white cylindrical vase, rolwagen. Circa 1640. Photo Bonhams. Vibrantly painted in blue with a continuous landscape depicting a scene from the '24 Paragons of Filial Piety', the neck with downward-pointing plantain leaves above an incised band at the shoulder and foot, the base unglazed. 42.cm (16 1/2in) high. Estimate £8,000 - 12,000 (€9,700 - 15,000) The scene shows a hunting party discovering that their quarry is not quite what they thought. The cowering boy clad in a deerskin and carrying a pail of milk is... [Lire la suite]
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18 avril 2014

A blue and white ovoid jar, Chongzhen

A blue and white ovoid jar, Chongzhen. Photo Bonhams. The rounded body brightly painted in shades of underglaze blue with a fan-shaped cartouche containing a stand of deeply-hollowed Lake Tai rockwork, the reverse with a table with scholars items behind a vase filled with lotus blossom and leaves beside a jardinière and other vessels. 19.5cm (7 3/4in) high. Estimate £4,000 - 6,000 (€4,900 - 7,300) The three characters inside the fan read Chang Jiang Xie 昌江寫, and the seal reads Juyi zhuren 居易主人 'Master of Juyi [Studio]'. ... [Lire la suite]
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