13 mars 2018

A large and important famille-verte 'Investiture of the gods' rouleau vase, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 322. A large and important famille-verte 'Investiture of the gods' rouleau vase, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722). Height 29 1/4  in., 74.2 cm. Estimate 400,000 — 600,000 USD. Lot sold 1,575,000 USD. © Sotheby's the cylindrical body magnificently painted in vibrant translucent enamels and fine-lined details with a scene from Feng shen bang (Investiture of the Gods), at the left two émigrés from the Shang royal... [Lire la suite]