12 mars 2019

A finely carved 'chicken bone' jade 'marriage' bowl, Qianlong period (1736-1795)

Lot 524. A finely carved 'chicken bone' jade 'marriage' bowl, Qianlong period (1736-1795); 7 1/2in (19.2cm) long. Estimate US$ 30,000 - 50,000 (€ 27,000 - 44,000). Unsold. © Bonhams 2001-2019 Well carved with straight sides rising from a flat well, carved in low relief with a roundel featuring two ripe melons growing from leafy vines, flanked by a pair of loop handles suspending loose rings, surmounted by pierced butterflies at the rim, the exterior carved with archaistic S-scrolls, all supported on... [Lire la suite]

14 mai 2014

A pale green jade 'marriage' bowl, Qianlong

A pale green jade 'marriage' bowl, Qianlong. Photo: Bonhams The pale green stone enhanced by the smooth-sided carving of the bowl with a simple lipped rim, contrasting with the crisp and delicate three peony flowers issuing from leafy stalks to form the handles above a band of stiff lappets circling the separately carved stepped foot fitting into the base of the bowl. 23cm (9in) wide (2). Estimate £8,000 - 12,000 €9,800 - 15,000 Provenance: a Scottish private collection and thence by descent Bonhams. FINE CHINESE ART. London, New... [Lire la suite]
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09 mai 2014

A finely carved white jade 'Marriage' bowl, Qing dynasty, Qianlong period

A finely carved white jade 'Marriage' bowl, Qing dynasty, Qianlong period. Photo Sotheby's the deep rounded sides rising from a short spreading foot to an incurved rim, carved in low relief around the exterior with leafy lotus scrolls divided by a pair of pierced ruyi and bat handles suspending loose rings, the interior carved in medium relief with a bat and peach sprig roundel, the stone of pale celadon tone, wood stand. Quantité: 2 - 26.5cm., 10 3/8 in. Estimation 100,000 — 150,000 GBP The present vessel is notable for... [Lire la suite]
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19 mars 2014

A spinach-green jade 'Marriage' bowl, Qing Dynasty, 18th century

A spinach-green jade 'Marriage' bowl, Qing Dynasty, 18th  century. Photo Sotheby's well-carved with rounded sides raised on four shallow feet, the center of the interior in high relief with a pair of catfish swimming among chrysanthemum flowers with a pair of intricately carved bat and chrysanthemum blossom handles to either side, the exterior with the bajixiang (Eight Buddhist Emblems). Width 10 1/2 in., 26.7 cm. Estimation 30,000 — 50,000 USD - Lot. Vendu 37,500 USD Provenance: Collection of Mr. Ogden Mills Reid... [Lire la suite]
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