30 septembre 2018

A doucai 'Chicken' cup, Qing dynasty, 18th century

Lot 3653. A doucai 'Chicken' cup, Qing dynasty, 18th century; 6.5 cm, 2 5/8  in. Estimate: 500,000 — 700,000 HKD (63,695 - 89,173 USD). Lot Sold 937,500 HKD (119,588 USD). Courtesy Sotheby's. delicately potted with rounded sides rising from a concave base to a gently flaring rim, the exterior intricately painted in soft enamels within an underglaze-blue outline, depicting a rooster, a hen and five chicks in a garden landscape with flowering peony branches growing from pierced... [Lire la suite]
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05 août 2018

A pair of doucai 'chicken' cups, Qing dynasty, Yongzheng period (1723-1735)

Lot 3631. A pair of doucai 'chicken' cups, Qing dynasty, Yongzheng period (1723-1735); 6.6 cm., 2 5/8  in. Estimate 1,500,000 — 2,000,000 HKD. Lot Sold 2,680,000 HKD. Photo: Sotheby's. each finely potted with rounded sides rising from a concave base to a gently flared rim, the exterior decorated in delicate shades of enamels and underglaze blue with two cockerels and five chicks enamelled yellow and aubergine, a large rock formation issuing... [Lire la suite]
19 janvier 2018

A fine and rare doucai 'chicken' cup, Qing dynasty, Qianlong period (1736-1795)

Lot 1612. A fine and rare doucai 'chicken' cup, Qing dynasty, Qianlong period (1736-1795); 6 cm., 2 3/8 in. Estimate 1,000,000—1,500,000 HKD. Lot Sold 2,060,000 HKD. photo Sotheby's 2009 based on the Chenghua prototype, delicately potted with steep rounded sides rising from a recessed base to a slightly everted rim, finely decorated around the exterior with two pairs of cockerels and hens tending their four small chicks, divided on one side by blossoming peony issuing from rockwork and on the other by bamboo... [Lire la suite]
24 septembre 2017

A finely painted small doucai 'chicken' cup, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 1215. A finely painted small doucai 'chicken' cup, Kangxi period (1662-1722), 2 3/8 in. (6 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 20,000 - USD 30,000. Price realised USD 30,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2017 The cup has deep rounded sides rising to a very slightly everted rim. The exterior is decorated on two sides with a chicken and chicks, the scenes separated by blue rocks set amidst flowers. All are between blue borders, and an apocryphal Chenghua mark is on the base. Note: Porcelain decorated... [Lire la suite]
17 septembre 2017

A doucai 'Chicken' cup, Qing dynasty, 18th century

Lot 242. A doucai 'Chicken' cup, Qing dynasty, 18th century. Diameter 2 7/8  in., 7.3 cm. Estimate 8,000 — 12,000 USD. Lot sold 42,500 USD. © Sotheby's. finely potted, the gently rounded sides rising from a countersunk base to a slightly everted rim, painted around the exterior with two crested cockerels between rockwork, each with a hen and small chicks, the base with an apocryphal Chenghua six-character mark in underglaze blue. Sotheby's. Important Chinese Art, New York, 13... [Lire la suite]
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06 avril 2017

A fine and exquisite doucai 'chicken' cup, Mark and period of Yongzheng (1723-1735)

Lot 3106. A fine and exquisite doucai 'chicken' cup, Mark and period of Yongzheng (1723-1735), 8.2 cm, 3 1/4  in. Estimate 2,000,000 — 3,000,000 HKD (900,830 — 1,158,210 USD). Lot sold 12,100,000 HKD (1,557,149 USD). © Sotheby's.  modelled after the Chenghua prototype, finely potted with rounded sides rising from a countersunk base to a gently flared rim, the exterior delicately outlined in underglaze blue and painted in bright translucent enamels of yellow,... [Lire la suite]

30 octobre 2016

A doucai 'chicken' cup, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 146. A doucai 'chicken' cup, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722). Estimate 10,000 — 15,000 GBP. Photo: Sotheby's. with deeply rounded sides rising to a slightly everted rim, the exterior painted with chicken and chicks separated by blue rocks amidst flowers, all between blue borders around the rim and base, apocryphal six-character Chenghua mark in underglaze blue within a double square; 7.2 cm, 2 7/8  in. Provenance: Dr. Hugh Shire (d. 1976), London.Bonhams London, 7th November 2005, lot 28. ... [Lire la suite]
27 avril 2016

A famille-rose porcelain 'chicken' cup, Republic period or earlier

Lot 559. A famille-rose porcelain 'chicken' cup, Republic period or earlier. Estimate 3000/5000 €. Photo Nagel. Apocryphal underglaze blue Qianlong fangu six-character mark. D. 8,4 cm. Good condition Provenance: Former collection of a Nurenberg Industrial family, bought in China in the 1920's (by repute), sold Lempertz Cologne, 2.6.1987, Lot 1193  Nagel Auctions. "Asiatische Kunst", Sale 736, 06.05.2016
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03 juin 2015

A fine and rare doucai 'Chicken' cup, Yongzheng six-character mark and of the period

A fine and rare doucai 'Chicken' cup, Yongzheng six-character mark in underglaze blue in a double square and of the period (1723-1735). Estimate HK$8,000,000 - HK$10,000,000 ($1,100,000 - $1,300,000). Price Realized HK$9,040,000 ($1,170,725). Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 The cup is finely potted in imitation to its Ming prototype with gently flared sides, well-rendered around the exterior in soft translucent enamels and underglaze-blue tones to depict two cockerel-and-hen groups,... [Lire la suite]
10 août 2013

A Ming-style doucai 'Chicken' cup, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period

A Ming-style doucai 'Chicken' cup, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period. Photo Sotheby's with deeply rounded sides rising to a slightly everted rim, the exterior painted with chicken and chicks separated by blue rocks amidst flowers, all between blue borders, apocryphal six-character Chenghua mark in underglaze blue within a double square. Diameter 3 1/4 in., 8.2 cm. Estimation 10,000 — 15,000. Lot vendu: 74,500 USD PROVENANCE: Sotheby's Hong Kong, 29th October 1991, lot 203. Sotheby's. Fine... [Lire la suite]