10 octobre 2019

A superbly enamelled pair of doucai 'Eight Immortals' bowls, marks and period of Yongzheng (1723-1735)

Lot 3603. A superbly enamelled pair of doucai 'Eight Immortals' bowls, marks and period of Yongzheng (1723-1735); 10.7 cm, 4 1/4  in. Estimate 4,000,000 — 6,000,000 HKD (509,320 - 763,980 USD). Lot Sold 7,375,000 HKD (939,059 USD). Courtesy Sotheby's. each elegantly potted with gently curved sides rising to a slightly flaring rim from a short footring, the exterior delicately painted in the doucai palette with the Eight Daoist Immortals in... [Lire la suite]

28 juillet 2019

A pair of blue and white 'Eight Immortals' bowls, Jiaqing six-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1796-182

Lot 952. A pair of blue and white 'Eight Immortals' bowls, Jiaqing six-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1796-1820); 4½ in. (11.3 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 20,000 - USD 30,000. Price realised USD 37,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2014    Each bowl is decorated on the exterior with the Eight Immortals standing on clouds and separated by vapor. The interior is decorated with a central medallion of Shoulao seated with two other immortals beneath a pine tree. Christie's. FINE... [Lire la suite]
16 avril 2019

A pair of puce-enamelled blue and white 'Eight Immortals' bowls, marks and period of Tongzhi (1862-1874)

Lot 3643. A pair of puce-enamelled blue and white 'Eight Immortals' bowls, marks and period of Tongzhi (1862-1874); 22.2 cm, 8 3/4  in. Estimate 120,000 — 150,000 HKD. Lot Sold 275,000 HKD (35,423 USD). Courtesy Sotheby's.  each with rounded sides resting on a tapered foot, the exterior painted in underglaze blue with the Eight Immortals carrying their various attributes, riding on various sea creatures or plants, journeying across a ground of cresting waves in... [Lire la suite]
20 septembre 2018

A rare wucai 'Eight Immortals' bowl, Wanli six-character mark in underglaze blue within a double circle and of the period

Lot 44. A rare wucai 'Eight Immortals' bowl, Wanli six-character mark in underglaze blue within a double circle and of the period (1573-1619); 6 7/8 in. (17 cm.) diam., box. Estimate HKD 600,000 - HKD 800,000 (USD 76,819 - USD 102,426). © Christie's Images Ltd 2018 Provenance: Collection of Dr. Franco Vannotti of LuganoSold at Sotheby's London, 5 June 1956, lot 38Sold at Bonhams London, 6 November 2014, lot 244 Christie's. The Pavilion Sale - Chinese Ceramics and Works of... [Lire la suite]
16 février 2018

A iron-red decorated 'Eight Immortals' bowl, mark and period of Kangxi (1662-1722)

Lot 2652. A iron-red decorated 'Eight Immortals' bowl, mark and period of Kangxi (1662-1722); 15.1 cm., 6 in. Estimate 450,000 — 550,000 HKD. Lot Sold 596,000 HKD. Photo Sotheby's 2008 finely potted with rounded sides rising to an everted rim, delicately painted in finely pencilled tones of iron-red with 'famille-verte' highlights, depicting a procession of the 'Eight Immortals', each with their associated attributes, together with Shoulao, the He He erxian and Xi Wang Mu,... [Lire la suite]
15 janvier 2018

A fine blue and white 'Eight Immortals' bowl, Kangxi mark and period (1662-1722)

Lot 95. A fine blue and white 'Eight Immortals' bowl, Kangxi mark and period (1662-1722); 13.4cm., 5 1/2 in. Estimate 4,000 — 6,000 GBP. Lot sold 10,625 GBP. Photo courtesy Sotheby's 2008 the exterior painted with a continuous scene depicting the 'Eight Immortals' in a garden, the interior painted with ruyi, a deer and a pine tree in the form of a shou character.  Provenance: Commander F Warrington-Strong DSC. Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of... [Lire la suite]

01 juillet 2017

A blue and white 'Eight Immortals' bowl, Seal mark and period of Daoguang (1821-1850)

Lot 696. A blue and white 'Eight Immortals' bowl, Seal mark and period of Daoguang (1821-1850); 10.8 cm, 4 1/4  in. Estimate 50,000 — 70,000 HKD. Lot sold 125,000 HKD. Photo: Sotheby's. painted around the exterior with the Eight Immortals above swirling waves, the interior with the Three Star Gods, the base with a six-character seal mark  Sotheby's. Chinese Art, Hong Kong, 01 Jun 2017 
01 juillet 2017

A pair of famille-rose 'Eight Immortals' bowls, seal marks and period of Daoguang (1821-1850)

Lot 704. A pair of famille-rose 'Eight Immortals' bowls, seal marks and period of Daoguang (1821-1850); 14.1 cm, 5 1/2  in. Estimate 50,000 — 70,000 HKD. Lot sold 175,000 HKD. Photo: Sotheby's.  each decorated with paired attributes of the 'Eight Immortals', between turquoise ruyi below the everted rim and multi-coloured petal panels around the foot, the base inscribed with an iron-red six-character seal mark  Sotheby's. Chinese Art, Hong Kong, 01 Jun 2017 
07 mai 2017

A fine puce-enamelled blue and white 'Eight Immortals' bowl, Daoguang seal mark and of the period (1821-1850)

Lot 124. A fine puce-enamelled blue and white 'Eight Immortals' bowl, Daoguang seal mark and of the period (1821-1850). Estimate HK$ 150,000 - 200,000 (€18,000 - 23,000). Photo: Bonhams. Well potted with wide rounded sides, supported on a tapered foot, painted on the exterior in underglaze blue with the Eight Daoist Immortals holding their attributes and riding on various sea creatures or plants across puce-enamelled crested waves, the interior with a central medallion enclosing Shoulao, the God of Longevity,... [Lire la suite]
19 avril 2017

A fine puce-enamelled blue and white 'Eight Immortals' bowl, seal mark and period of Daoguang (1821-1850)

Lot 3706. A fine puce-enamelled blue and white 'Eight Immortals' bowl, seal mark and period of Daoguang (1821-1850), 22.1 cm, 8 5/8  in. Estimate 180,000 — 250,000 HKD. Lot sold 225,000 HKD. Photo: Sotheby's. well-potted with rounded sides resting on a tapered foot, the exterior painted in underglaze blue with the Eight Immortals carrying their various attributes, riding on various sea creatures or plants, journeying across a ground of cresting waves in puce enamel, all above a key-fret band,... [Lire la suite]