19 février 2020

A famille rose baluster vase, Yongzheng period (1723-1735)

Lot 1804. A famille rose baluster vase, Yongzheng period (1723-1735); 17 1/8 in. (43.5 cm.) high. Estimate USD 12,000 - USD 18,000. Price realised USD 27,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2011.   The body gently tapering from the angled shoulder, finely painted around the sides with an animated scene of a fisherman holding a net gazing at a lady holding a scale and basket of fish in a lush landscape, the reverse with three bats in flight above a large tree growing from jagged rockwork,... [Lire la suite]

19 février 2020

An unusual small famille rose enameled dish, Yongzheng six-character mark and of the period (1723-1735)

Lot 1802. An unusual small famille rose enameled dish, Yongzheng six-character mark in underglaze blue within a double circle and of the period (1723-1735); 4¼ in. (10.8 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 4,000 - USD 6,000. Price realised USD 6,875. © Christie's Images Ltd 2011.  Of shallow form, delicately painted in the interior with two leafy peony sprays and a single blossoming prunus branch, beside two seals reading wen shi shanfang (Scholarly stone retreat).  ... [Lire la suite]
19 février 2020

A fine famille rose wine cup, Yongzheng six-character mark and of the period (1723-1735)

Lot 1800. A fine famille rose wine cup, Yongzheng six-character mark in underglaze blue within a double circle and of the period (1723-1735); 2 3/16 in. (5.6 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 12,000 - USD 15,000. Price realised USD 182,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2011. Thinly potted with deep flaring sides, the exterior enameled on one side with a large prunus blossom flanked by chrysathemum and crab apple, with a cymbidium in the base of the interior below two tiny yellow blossoms near the... [Lire la suite]
19 février 2020

A rare famille rose-decorated yellow-backed cup stand, Yongzheng six-character mark and of the period (1723-1735)

Lot 1799. A rare famille rose-decorated yellow-backed cup stand, Yongzheng six-character mark in underglaze blue within a double circle and of the period (1723-1735); 4 5/8 in. (11.7 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 10,000 - USD 15,000. Price realised USD 92,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2011. Of thinly potted shallow form with everted rim, delicately painted on the interior with leafy peony blossoms encircling the central collar, painted with a single orchid blossom in the well, the exterior... [Lire la suite]
19 février 2020

A famille rose shallow dish, Yongzheng six-character mark in underglaze blue within a double circle and of the period (1723-1735

Lot 1798. A famille rose shallow dish, Yongzheng six-character mark in underglaze blue within a double circle and of the period (1723-1735); 6 in. (15.2 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 7,000 - USD 9,000. Price realised USD 9,375. © Christie's Images Ltd 2011. Finely painted in the 'boneless' manner with two large blossoming peonies borne on leafy branches, with smaller clusters of lingzhi and bamboo growing from their base.  Christie's. Fine Chinese Ceramics... [Lire la suite]
19 février 2020

A famille rose shallow dish, the porcelain with Yongzheng six-character mark and of the period (1723-1735)

Lot 1796. A famille rose shallow dish, the porcelain with Yongzheng six-character mark in underglaze blue within a double circle and of the period (1723-1735); 8½ in. (21.6 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 6,000 - USD 8,000. Price realised USD 8,125. © Christie's Images Ltd 2011. Of shallow form with slightly everted rim, later enameled with a scene of bees in flight amidst blossoming and fruiting pomegranate branches that continue over the rim onto the exterior.  Christie's. Fine... [Lire la suite]

19 février 2020

A pair of unusual small famille rose wine cups, Yongzheng six-character marks and of the period (1723-1735)

Lot 1795. A pair of unusual small famille rose wine cups, Yongzheng six-character marks in underglaze blue within a square and of the period (1723-1735); 2¾ in. (7 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 7,000 - USD 9,000. Price realised USD 7,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2011. Of tapered form with steep sides rising to the rounded rim, enameled on the exterior with two leafy floral sprays and painted in iron red on the interior with three fish above a central flower head.  Property from the... [Lire la suite]
15 février 2020

A pair of famille verte 'Eight Buddhist emblems' bowls, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 45. A pair of famille verte 'Eight Buddhist emblems' bowls, Kangxi period (1662-1722); 81⁄8 in. (20.6 cm.) wide. Estimate GBP  1,500 - GBP 2,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2020 Each large lobed bowl is decorated to the exterior with the Eight Buddhist Emblems, Bajixiang, alternating with lotus stems and stylized Shou characters, all below a band of ruyi-heads to the mouth rim. The interior rim is decorated with a band of shaped cartouches with further emblems reserved... [Lire la suite]
15 février 2020

Three famille verte 'figural' chargers, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 40. Three famille verte 'figural' chargers, Kangxi period (1662-1722); The larger, 153⁄8 in. (39 cm.) diam. Estimate GBP  1,500 - GBP 2,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2020 The largest charger is decorated to the centre with a scene and a poetic verse taken from 'The Romance of the Western Chamber', Xixiangji, below a band with six shou-character cartouches reserved on a geometric ground to the mouth rim. The other two chargers are similarly decorated with narrative scenes. ... [Lire la suite]
15 février 2020

A famille verte ‘floral' charger, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 36. A famille verte ‘floral' charger, Kangxi period (1662-1722); 15 in. (38 cm.) diam. Estimate GBP 1,500 - GBP 2,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2020 The saucer-shaped dish is decorated to the centre with a large flower basket with peonies, prunus branches and chrysanthemum, encircled by a band of six butterfly-cartouches reserved on geometric patterns. The exterior rim is decorated with six large lotus sprays. Provenance: Acquired by the current vendor's father in Europe in the early 20th... [Lire la suite]