14 décembre 2020

A small blue and white 'dragon and phoenix' jar, Ming dynasty, Jiajing six-character mark and of the period (1522-1566)

Lot 26. A small blue and white 'dragon and phoenix' jar, Ming dynasty, Jiajing six-character mark in underglaze blue in double circles and of the period (1522-1566). Diamètre: 8,8 cm. (3 ½ in.). Estimate EUR 4,000 - EUR 6,000. Price realised EUR 23,750. © Christie's Images Ltd 2020. La panse globulaire est à décor d'un dragon à cinq griffes et d'un phénix volant parmi des rinceaux de lotus. Le col est orné d'une frise de pétales stylisés.  Provenance: Property from a French private... [Lire la suite]

13 novembre 2019

A rare blue and white 'Dragon and Phoenix' jar, Wanli six-character mark and of the period (1573-1619)

Lot 2925. A rare blue and white 'Dragon and Phoenix' jar, Wanli six-character mark in underglaze blue within a double circle and of the period (1573-1619); 5 1/4 in. (13.5 cm.) high. Estimate HKD 300,000 - HKD 500,000 (USD 38,489 - USD 64,148). Price realised HKD 400,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2019. The jar is painted to the sides with a pair of five-clawed dragons and a pair of phoenix in pursuit of 'flaming pearls', on a composite floral scroll ground, with a broad border at the shoulder... [Lire la suite]
27 avril 2019

A blue and white 'Dragon and Phoenix' jar, Wanli mark and period (1573-1620)

Lot 21. A blue and white 'Dragon and Phoenix' jar, Wanli mark and period (1573-1620); 13 cm, 5 1/4  in. Estimate 50,000 — 70,000 GBP. Courtesy Sotheby's the compressed globular body rising from a short spreading foot to an incurved rim, painted around the exterior in rich cobalt-blue tones with five-clawed dragons, phoenix and cranes amidst swirling cloud scrolls, the base inscribed with a six-character mark in underglaze blue. Provenance: Christie's New York, 16th September 2011, lot... [Lire la suite]
06 janvier 2018

A 'Cizhou' 'Dragon and Phoenix' jar, Yuan dynasty (1279-1366)

Lot 224. A 'Cizhou' 'Dragon and Phoenix' jar, Yuan dynasty (1279-1366); 33.2cm., 13 1/8 in. Estimate 20,000 — 30,000 GBP. Lot sold 25,000 GBP. Photo: Sotheby's the tapering ovoid body surmounted by a straight neck, painted in brown slip on an ivory-white ground with two shaped cartouches, one enclosing a dragon leaping from waves and the other a phoenix, all divided by floral sprays and geometric motifs, encircled by an undulating leafy floral scroll above.   Sotheby's. Fine... [Lire la suite]
10 décembre 2016

A 'Cizhou' painted 'Dragon and Phoenix' jar, Yuan dynasty (1279–1368)

Lot 521. A 'Cizhou' painted 'Dragon and Phoenix' jar, Yuan dynasty (1279–1368). Estimate 50,000 — 70,000 HKD. Lot sold 62,500 HKD.  Photo Sotheby's. vividly painted to the exterior with a dragon and a phoenix amidst dense clouds, each enclosed in a panel, divided by swiftly drawn flowers, all below a band of chrysanthemum scrolls around the shoulder - 29.1 cm, 11 1/2  in. Note: A jar of this type, in the Kazuo Museum, Liaoning province, is illustrated... [Lire la suite]
29 octobre 2016

A carved white-glazed 'dragon and phoenix' jar, Kangxi-Yongzheng period (1662-1735)

Lot 50. A carved white-glazed 'dragon and phoenix' jar, Kangxi-Yongzheng period (1662-1735). Estimate GBP 8,000 - GBP 12,000 (USD 9,744 - USD 14,616). Photo Christie's Images Ltd 2016. The exterior of the vessel is carved with a phoenix and a dragon chasing a flaming pearl, amongst clouds and flames. 7 5/8 in. (19.4 cm.) high. Christie's. Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, 8 November 2016, London, King Street
26 avril 2014

A fine Famille-rose 'Dragon and Phoenix' jar, Jiaqing seal mark and period (1796-1820)

Lot 117. A fine Famille-rose 'Dragon and Phoenix' jar, Jiaqing seal mark and period (1796-1820);  26cm., 10 1/4 in. Estimate 80,000 — 120,000 GBP. Lot sold 122,500 GBP. Photo Sotheby's the ovoid body rising from a recessed base to a short waisted neck with rolled rim, brightly enamelled around the exterior with a phoenix in flight and a scaly dragon in pursuit of a flaming pearl, all amidst leafy foliate strapwork, fire and ruyi cloud scrolls, between lotus lappet and ruyi bands at the... [Lire la suite]
28 octobre 2013

A magnificent and rare blue and white 'Dragon and Phoenix' jar, Yuan dynasty

Lot 90. A magnificent and rare blue and white 'Dragon and Phoenix' jar, Yuan dynasty; 35cm. 13 3/4 in. Estimate 250,000 — 350,000 GBP. Unsold. © Sotheby's 2013. stoutly potted with full rounded sides rising to a gently waisted neck, flanked by a pair of animal mask handles, the body painted in bright inky shades of cobalt-blue with two scaly dragons pacing amongst scrolling clouds in pursuit of flaming pearls between classic scroll bands, all below a frieze of rising and descending phoenix among boughs of... [Lire la suite]
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04 novembre 2012

A Magnificent And Rare Blue And White 'Dragon And Phoenix' Jar, Yuan Dynasty

  A Magnificent And Rare Blue And White 'Dragon And Phoenix' Jar, Yuan Dynasty - Photo Sotheby's stoutly potted with full rounded sides rising to a gently waisted neck, flanked by a pair of animal mask handles, the body painted in bright inky shades of cobalt-blue with two scaly dragons pacing amongst scrolling clouds in pursuit of flaming pearls between classic scroll bands, all below a frieze of rising and descending phoenix among boughs of flowering peony, the neck encircled by a band of undulating lotus scrolls and the... [Lire la suite]
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