16 février 2018

A ruby-ground famille-rose 'Floral' bowl, seal mark and period of Jiaqing (1796-1820)

Lot 3123.  A ruby-ground famille-rose 'Floral' bowl, seal mark and period of Jiaqing (1796-1820); 9.2 cm., 3 5/8  in. Estimate 600,000 — 800,000 HKD. Lot Sold 750,000  HKD. Photo: Sotheby's 2013. with shallow rounded sides supported on a narrow footring, finely enamelled around the exterior with a lush variety of flower sprays clustered around the narrow footring or arching below the rim, including peony, hibiscus, lily, chrysanthemum,... [Lire la suite]
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13 février 2018

Anonymous (Qing dynasty), Rubbing of "Prajnaparamitahridaya" (The Heart of the Perfection of Transcendent Wisdom)

Lot 934. Anonymous (Qing dynasty), Rubbing of "Prajnaparamitahridaya" (The Heart of the Perfection of Transcendent Wisdom). Dated thirteenth year of the Yongzheng reign (1735) Inscribed and signed by Prince He (1712-1765), with one seal He qin wang bao. Hanging scroll, ink on paper, tielimu scroll ends. 56 ½ x 30 7/8 in. (143.5 x 78.5 cm.). Estimate USD 10,000 - USD 15,000. Price realised USD 85,000. © Christie's Images Limited 2017. Provenance: Baron Alexander von... [Lire la suite]
13 février 2018

A famille verte 'Apricot Blossom' 'Month' cup, Kangxi six-character mark and of the period (1662-1722)

Lot 1224. A famille verte 'Apricot Blossom' 'Month' cup, Kangxi six-character mark in underglaze-blue within a double circle and of the period (1662-1722); 2 in. (4.9 cm.) high. Estimate USD 25,000 - USD 35,000. Price realised USD 106,250. © Christie's Images Ltd 2017  The cup is delicately enameled on one side of the exterior with a flowering prunus tree, narcissus and bamboo growing from a rocky outcrop, and the reverse with a ten-character poetic inscription referring to the scene,... [Lire la suite]
28 janvier 2018

Unidentified Artist Chinese, 19th century, Portrait of Yongzheng Empress (1723–1735), Qing dynasty (1644–1911)

Unidentified Artist Chinese, 19th century, Portrait of Yongzheng Empress (1723–1735), Qing dynasty (1644–1911). Hanging scroll; ink and color on silk. Image: 85 3/4 × 37 5/8 in. (217.8 × 95.6 cm) Overall with mounting: 85 3/4 x 37 5/8 in. (217.8 x 95.6 cm) Overall with knobs: 85 3/4 × 41 1/2 in. (217.8 × 105.4 cm). Rogers Fund, 1942, 42.141.4 © 2000–2018 The Metropolitan Museum of Art.
28 janvier 2018

Unidentified Artist Chinese, 19th century, Portrait of Yongzheng Emperor (1723–1735), Qing dynasty (1644–1911)

Unidentified Artist Chinese, 19th century, Portrait of Yongzheng Emperor (1723–1735), Qing dynasty (1644–1911). Hanging scroll; ink and color on silk. Image: 71 1/2 × 41 5/8 in. (181.6 × 105.7 cm) Overall with mounting: 102 1/4 x 47 5/8 in. (259.7 x 121 cm) Overall with knobs: 8 ft. 6 1/4 in. × 51 3/8 in. (259.7 × 130.5 cm). Rogers Fund, 1942, 42.141.3 © 2000–2018 The Metropolitan Museum of Art.
04 janvier 2018

A wucai ‘floral’ box, Wanli mark and period (1573-1620)

Lot 406. A wucai ‘floral’ box, Wanli mark and period (1573-1620);  30.3cm., 12in. Estimate 4,000 - 6,000 GBP. Lot sold 5,625 GBP. Photo Sotheby's of rectangular form raised on a stepped plinth, painted to the interior with flowering peonies and a fruiting peach tree in a garden landscape with pierced rocks, all surrounded by peony scrolls and leafy peach sprays, the exterior painted with shaped floral cartouches reserved on diaper grounds, encircled at the foot with ruyiscrolls, the base... [Lire la suite]

20 décembre 2017

Qi Baishi (1864-1957), Frogs

Lot 1034. Qi Baishi (1864-1957), Frogs. Ink on paper, hanging scroll now mounted, framed and glazed, signed Qi Baishi with three artist's seals reading Ping Weng, wu nian ba shi ba and gu li shan hua qi shi kai ye. 40 3/4 x 13 1/2in (103.5 x 34.3cm). Estimate $60,000 - 80,000. Sold for US$ 87,500 (€73,870) inc. premium. © Bonhams 2001-2017 Provenance: gifted to the original owner in 1948, thereafter by descent Bonhams. FINE ASIAN WORKS... [Lire la suite]
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20 décembre 2017

Zhang Daqian (1899-1983), Persimmon Tree, 1970

Lot 1033. Zhang Daqian (1899-1983), Persimmon Tree, 1970. Estimate $100,000 - 120,000. Sold for US$ 212,500 (€314,478) inc. premium. © Bonhams 2001-2017 Ink and color on paper, hanging scroll, inscribed with a poem, dated wu shi jiu nian sui genshu shi yi yue (1970, eleventh month), dedicated to Daoshi wu xiong and Zhong Qi fu ren and signed Daqian Jushi Zhang Yuanwith three artist's seals reading Zhang Yuan zhi yin, Daqian... [Lire la suite]
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20 décembre 2017

Zhang Daqian (1899-1983), Boating Among Cliffs, 1974

Lot 1031. Zhang Daqian (1899-1983), Boating Among Cliffs, 1974.  Estimate $200,000 - 300,000. Sold for US$ 372,500 (€314,478) inc. premium. © Bonhams 2001-2017 Ink and color on paper, laid down on wood board, mounted and framed, inscribed with a poem, dated liu shi san nian jiayin er yue (1974, second month), dedicated to Daoshi wu xiong and Zhong Qi fu ren and signed Daqian Zhang Yuan, with five artist's seals reading Huanbi'an, Zhang Yuan zhi... [Lire la suite]
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19 décembre 2017

Qi Baishi (1864-1957), Basket with Grapes and some Persimons, China, dated 1955

Lot 292. Qi Baishi (1864-1957), Basket with Grapes and some Persimons, China, dated 1955. Estimate 40.000/60.000 €. Lot sold 140.000 €. Courtesy Nagel Hanging scroll, 96 x 29 cm, ink and colors on paper. Signature by the artist: "The ninety five years old man Baishi." One seal of the artist: "Baishi". Inscription on the title label at the outside of the scroll: 'For comrade Alabofu, presented by the Publishing Department of the Society of Chinese Musicians'. Very minor traces of age. Provenance: Property from... [Lire la suite]