03 avril 2020

A finely carved imperial lapis lazuli hawk, Qing dynasty, Qianlong period (1736-1795)

Lot 3293. A finely carved imperial lapis lazuli hawk, Qing dynasty, Qianlong period (1736-1795); 4.8 cm., 1 7/8 in. Estimate 50,000 — 70,000 HKD. Lot Sold 50,000 HKD. Courtesy Sotheby's. the transparent golden stone carved in circular form, the flat top of the rounded cover shallowly incised with a shou medallion picked out in gilt, the base of similar shape, the slightly recessed base incised with a four-character reign mark picked out in gilt. Sotheby's. Fine... [Lire la suite]
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03 avril 2020

A small yellow rock crystal box and cover, mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795)

Lot 3292. A small yellow rock crystal box and cover, mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795); 4.8 cm., 1 7/8 in. Estimate 50,000 — 70,000 HKD. Lot Sold 50,000 HKD. Courtesy Sotheby's. the transparent golden stone carved in circular form, the flat top of the rounded cover shallowly incised with a shou medallion picked out in gilt, the base of similar shape, the slightly recessed base incised with a four-character reign mark picked out in gilt. Sotheby's. Fine Chinese... [Lire la suite]
03 avril 2020

A small carnelian-agate lotus washer, Qing dynasty, 18th century

Lot 3285. A small carnelian-agate lotus washer, Qing dynasty, 18th century; 6 cm., 2 3/8 in. Estimate 50,000 — 70,000 HKD. Lot Sold 81,250 HKD. Courtesy Sotheby's. modelled in the form of a lotus blossom, the exterior carved with overlapping petals, leaves and a curled stem, the stone of a brilliant deep orange-red color with white striations, carved wood stand. Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, Hong Kong, 08 april 2011
03 avril 2020

A rare small Beijing enamel dish, mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795)

Lot 3179. A rare small Beijing enamel dish, mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795); 152 cm., 59 3/4 in. Estimate 400,000 — 600,000 HKD. Lot Sold 1,160,000 HKD. Courtesy Sotheby's. of shallow foliate form with a slightly convex centre, exquisitely painted with a pair of mandarin ducks standing on the banks of a stream below a weeping willow tree and a pair of swallows flying above, set within a narrow yellow wan diaper border, the reverse with a green double-gourd... [Lire la suite]
03 avril 2020

A tourmaline court necklace, Qing dynasty, 18th century

Lot 3246. A tourmaline court necklace, Qing dynasty, 18th century; 152 cm., 59 3/4 in. Estimate 150,000 — 200,000 HKD. Lot Sold 1,220,000 HKD. Courtesy Sotheby's. consisting of a strand of 108 pink tourmaline beads divided by four large jadeite fotou ('Buddha Heads'), the fotou at the back flanked with tiny coral beads and seed pearls, originally attached to an oval plaque inset with a large red spinel cabochon encircled by kingfisher... [Lire la suite]
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03 avril 2020

A rock crystal vase and cover, Qing Dynasty, 18th Century

Lot 3233. A rock crystal vase and cover, Qing Dynasty, 18th Century. Estimate 500,000 — 700,000 HKD. Lot Sold 560,000 HKD. Courtesy Sotheby's. the hexagonal-sectioned body supported on a pronounced foot, gently curving at the shoulders to a flared neck, flanked by four animal-mask handles, each suspending a loose ring, the hexagonal cover surmounted by a finial of conforming shape. Provenance: Estate of Dorothy H. Guider.Sotheby's New York, 26th November... [Lire la suite]
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03 avril 2020

A blue and white wine cup, 18th century

Lot 2148. A blue and white wine cup, 18th century; 2 5/8 in. (6.2 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 4,000 - USD 6,000. Price Realized USD 20,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2014.  The bowl is potted with deep, rounded sides rising to a flared rim. The exterior is decorated with alternating bands of shou characters and peaches within shaped cartouches, interspersed with floral sprays, all on a diamond-pattern ground. The center of the interior is decorated with a... [Lire la suite]
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03 avril 2020

A blue and white bowl, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 2149. A blue and white bowl, Kangxi period (1662-1722); 8 3/8 in. (21.3 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 5,000 - USD 7,000. Price Realized USD 5,250. © Christie's Images Ltd 2014.  The bowl is potted with deep, rounded sides rising to a flared rim. The exterior is decorated with alternating bands of shou characters and peaches within shaped cartouches, interspersed with floral sprays, all on a diamond-pattern ground. The center of the interior is decorated with a... [Lire la suite]
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03 avril 2020

A large blue and white rouleau vase, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 2147. A large blue and white rouleau vase, Kangxi period (1662-1722); 19¾ in. (50.2 cm.) high. Estimate USD 100,000 - USD 150,000. Price Realized USD 233,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2014.  The sides are decorated in intense shades of underglaze blue with a continuous scene of scholars in a mountain retreat, with a group of four gathered around a weiqi board, two in conversation, and one accompanied by an attendant carrying a qin on a rock bridge that... [Lire la suite]
03 avril 2020

A large blue and white dish, Kangxi six-character mark in underglaze blue within a double circle and of the period (1662-1722)

Lot 2146. A large blue and white dish, Kangxi six-character mark in underglaze blue within a double circle and of the period (1662-1722); 12 3/8 in. (31.5 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 10,000 - USD 15,000. Price Realized USD 27,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2014.  The dish has shallow, rounded sides that rise to an everted rim, and is decorated on the interior in intense tones of underglaze blue with a scene of a scholar and two monks standing in a courtyard watching a man holding a... [Lire la suite]