22 novembre 2020

A rare copper-red glazed stem bowl, Qianlong seal mark and of the period (1736-1795)

Lot 31. A rare copper-red glazed stem bowl, Qianlong seal mark and of the period (1736-1795); 12cm (4 3/4in) diam. Estimate £ 4,000-6,000. Sold for £ 12,562 (€ 14,053). Photo: Bonhams. Finely potted with a flared rim to the wide, curving well and raised on a tall conical foot, covered with a glaze of crushed-raspberry tone to the interior and exterior, the rim and interior of the foot left white, the interior of the foot with a single line of seal script. Provenance: a European private... [Lire la suite]

22 novembre 2020

A copper-red-glazed stem bowl, Qianlong underglaze blue six-character seal mark and of the period (1736-1795)

Lot 1333. A copper-red-glazed stem bowl, Qianlong underglaze blue six-character seal mark and of the period (1736-1795); 4½ in. (11.5 cm.) high. Estimate GBP 2,000 - GBP 3,000. Price realised GBP 71,475. © Christie's Images Ltd 2013 The bowl rises from a tall spreading foot to a flared rim. The bowl is covered all over in a deep red glaze, the rim has been left white. Christie's. Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art and Textiles, London, South Kensington, 17 May 2013   ... [Lire la suite]
22 novembre 2020

A rare yellow-glazed incised bowl, Kangxi six-character mark and of the period (1662-1722)

Lot 30. A rare yellow-glazed incised bowl, Kangxi six-character mark and of the period (1662-1722); 12cm (4 3/4in) diam. Estimate £ 4,000-6,000. Sold for £ 6,312 (€ 7,061). Photo: Bonhams. Incised around the exterior with four floral medallions interspersed with billowing clouds above a band of upright lappets, all between a double incised line encircling the foot and rim, the interior similarly incised with a central floral medallion, all beneath a pale yellow glaze, save for the base left white. ... [Lire la suite]
22 novembre 2020

A yellow-glazed bowl, Kangxi mark and of the period (1662-1722)

Lot 18. A yellow-glazed bowl, Kangxi mark and of the period (1662-1722). Diameter 12 cm, 4¾ in. Estimate: 5,000 - 7,000 GBP. Lot sold 18,750 GBP. Photo Sotheby's. incised around the exterior with four floral medallions interspersed with billowing clouds above a band of upright lappets, all between a double incised line encircling the foot and rim, the interior similarly incised with a central floral medallion, all beneath a pale yellow glaze, save for the base left white and... [Lire la suite]
21 novembre 2020

A very rare white glazed 'cut-through' 'lotus' bowl, Qianlong seal mark and of the period

Lot 28. A very rare white glazed 'cut-through' 'lotus' bowl, Qianlong seal mark and of the period (1736-1795); 13.5cm (5 1/4in) diam. Estimate £ 30,000-50,000. Sold for £ 43,812 (€ 49,011). Photo: Bonhams. Thinly potted with rounded sides rising from a straight foot to a gently flared rim, delicately pierced around the body with a broad band of scrolling lotus blooms, applied overall with a transparent unctuous glaze revealing the white body and intricate design. Provenance: P. Parizel... [Lire la suite]
21 novembre 2020

A rare glazed bowl with cut-out decoration, Qianlong seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-1795)

Lot 1501. A rare glazed bowl with cut-out decoration, Qianlong seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-1795); 5 in. (13 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 15,000 - USD 20,000. Price realised USD 81,250. © Christie's Images Ltd 2013 The bowl is finely potted with deep, rounded sides rising to a slightly everted rim. The sides are decorated with a delicate cut-out band of flower sprays and covered inside and out with... [Lire la suite]

21 novembre 2020

A celadon arrow vase, touhu, Qianlong seal mark and of the period (1736-1795)

Lot 28. A celadon arrow vase, touhu, Qianlong seal mark and of the period (1736-1795); 15.2cm (6in) high. Estimate £ 2,500-3,500. Sold for £ 6,062 (€ 6,781). Photo: Bonhams. Of flattened form, the compressed globular body supported on a slightly splayed foot and rising to a tall waisted neck, the shoulder applied with a pair of tubular handles, covered overall with a thick greenish-blue glaze. Provenance: a European private collection, and thence by descent. Bonhams. Fine Chinese Art,... [Lire la suite]
21 novembre 2020

A rare flambé-glazed bottle vase, Qianlong seal mark and of the period (1736-1795)

  Lot 23. A rare flambé-glazed bottle vase, Qianlong seal mark and of the period (1736-1795); 17cm (6 3/4in) high. Estimate £ 8,000-12,000. Sold for £ 16,312 (€ 18,248). Photo: Bonhams. The compressed globular body rising from a short, slightly splayed foot to a long tapering neck flaring at the rim, attractively glazed in rich tones of cherry-red, purple and shaded turquoise, the base with a vitreous burgundy-red glaze streaked with deep lavender-blue, incised seal mark. Provenance: a... [Lire la suite]
21 novembre 2020

A rare teadust-glazed bottle vase, Qianlong seal mark and of the period (1736-1795)

  Lot 26. A rare teadust-glazed bottle vase, Qianlong seal mark and of the period (1736-1795); 18.8cm (7 3/8in) high. Estimate £ 15,000-20,000. Sold for £ 21,312 (€ 23,841). Photo: Bonhams. The globular body rising from a spreading foot to a tapering neck and everted rim, covered overall in an olive-green coloured glaze flecked with a fine yellow mist, the base with a six-character seal mark beneath a brown glaze. Provenance: a European private collection, and thence by descent. ... [Lire la suite]
21 novembre 2020

A pair of celadon vases, cong, Guangxu six-character marks and of the period (1875-1908)

Lot 25. A pair of celadon vases, cong, Guangxu six-character marks and of the period (1875-1908); Each 28cm (11in) high. Estimate £ 4,000-6,000. Sold for 37,562 (€ 42,019). Photo: Bonhams. Each in the form of an archaic jade cong, of square section supported on a short waisted footing, rising to a flat shoulder and a broad tapering short neck, each face with raised horizontal bands representing the Eight Trigrams, covered overall with a rich bluish-green glaze. Provenance: an English private... [Lire la suite]