23 février 2017

Ralph M. Chait Galleries, Inc. at Asian Week New York, 9-18 march 2017

Superb Chinese Famille Verte Porcelain Rouleau Vase, Kangxi period, AD 1662-1722. Height: 17 inches (43.18 cm) © Ralph M. Chait Galleries, Inc. Fine Chinese Famille Verte Porcelain Yenyen Vase, Kangxi period. Height: 18 in (45.72 cm). © Ralph M. Chait Galleries, Inc. Unusual Chinese Celadon and Underglaze Red Porcelain Bottle Vase, ca. 18th-early 19th century. Height: 9 3/4 in (24.8 cm). © Ralph M. Chait Galleries, Inc. Pair of Chinese Bronze Figures of Daoist... [Lire la suite]

14 février 2017

A large pair of Chinese famille-verte baluster jars and covers, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period

Lot 182. From the property of Mary Duchess of Roxburghe. A large pair of Chinese famille-verte baluster jars and covers, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period. Estimate 5,000 — 7,000 GBP. Lot sold 18,750 GBP. Photo courtesy Sotheby's. each painted with peacocks and other birds in flight amongst large peonies and other floral blooms borne on leafy branches, all below a chevron band around the shoulder, the neck decorated with floral branches issuing from pierced rocks, the domed cover similarly decorated; each... [Lire la suite]
12 février 2017

Cross-cultural works of art from China and Japan to be exhibited by Jorge Welsh at TEFAF Maastricht 2017

A rare and large cistern, from the Qing dynasty, Qianlong period (1736-1795), measuring 40 by 43cm, and decorated with a view of Westgate, Canterbury, England. © Jorge Welsh LONDON.- For the 30th anniversary of TEFAF Maastricht, the gallery Jorge Welsh Works of Art will unveil an important collection of Chinese export porcelain and Japanese export lacquer. Some of the highlights include: A rare and large cistern, from the Qing dynasty, Qianlong period (1736-1795), measuring 40 by 43cm, and... [Lire la suite]
11 février 2017

Flacon à tabac à décor de dragon, fin du 19e siècle, règne de Daoguang (1821-1850)

Flacon à tabac à décor de dragon à cinq griffes agrippant fermement la perle enflammée parmi les nuages, fin du 19e siècle, règne de Daoguang (1821-1850), porcelaine, fours de Jingdezhen, Hauteur : 6,7 cm-Largeur : 5,1 cm. Ancienne collection Ernest Grandidier. Paris, musée Guimet - musée national des Arts asiatiques, G2251. Photo © RMN-Grand Palais (musée Guimet, Paris) / Mathieu Ravaux
11 février 2017

Flacon à tabac à décor de dragon, dynastie Qing, fin du 18e siècle

Flacon à tabac à décor de dragon, dynastie Qing, fin du 18e siècle. Porcelaine. Ancienne collection Grandidier. Paris, musée Guimet - musée national des Arts asiatiques, G4671. Photo © RMN-Grand Palais (musée Guimet, Paris) / Mathieu Ravaux
11 février 2017

Flacon à tabac à décor de personnages féminins, 18e siècle, règne de Qianlong (1736-1795)

Flacon à tabac à décor de personnages féminins, 18e siècle, règne de Qianlong (1736-1795), fours de Jingdezhen, laque sur porcelaine, H. 7,1 cm. Legs Dreyfus-Barney 1975. Paris, musée Guimet - musée national des Arts asiatiques, MA3752. Photo © RMN-Grand Palais (musée Guimet, Paris) / Thierry Ollivier

11 février 2017

Double gourd-shaped snuff bottle, circa 1780-1830, Qing dynasty

Double gourd-shaped snuff bottle, circa 1780-1830, Qing dynasty, brown, green, yellow, red glazed porcelain; glass stopper. Height: 2.5 inches (with stopper). Bequeathed by Oscar Charles Raphael, The British Museum, London, 1945,1017.353. © Trustees of the British Museum
11 février 2017

Calligraphy and blossom snuff-bottle (double), 1800-1840, Qing dynasty

Calligraphy and blossom snuff-bottle (double), 1800-1840, Qing dynasty, famille rose enamelled porcelain. Height: 2.4 inches - Diameter: 2 inches. Donated by Sir Augustus Wollaston Franks, The British Museum, London, Franks.609.+. © Trustees of the British Museum
11 février 2017

A rare enamelled porcelain snuff bottle, Imperial, Jingdezhen kilns, Daoguang four-character seal mark and of the period

Lot 303. A rare enamelled porcelain snuff bottle, Imperial, Jingdezhen kilns, Daoguang four-character seal mark in iron red and of the period (1821-1850). Estimate USD 4,000 - USD 6,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2017 The bottle is decorated on one side with a scene of a seated scholar in a moored boat before low hills and a large sun. The reverse is decorated with a young lady holding a basket with a fish beneath a willow tree, flanked by raised iron-red rectangular panels edged in gold on the narrow... [Lire la suite]
11 février 2017

A famille rose porcelain snuff bottle, Imperial, Jingdezhen kilns, Daoguang four-character seal mark in iron red and of the peri

Lot 344. A famille rose porcelain snuff bottle, Imperial, Jingdezhen kilns, Daoguang four-character seal mark in iron red and of the period (1821-1850). Estimate USD 4,000 - USD 6,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2017 The bottle is decorated on one side with an equestrian with a dog, the reverse with an official leading a camel. 2 3/8 in. (6 cm.) high, glass stopper Provenance: Robert Hall, London, 2007.Ruth and Carl Barron Collection, Belmont, Massachusetts, no. 4688. ... [Lire la suite]