10 avril 2015

A fine ruby-ground famille-rose 'Hundred Antiquities' 'Medallion' sgraffiato bowl, Seal mark and period of Daoguang (1821-1850)

Lot 3674. A fine ruby-ground famille-rose 'Hundred Antiquities' 'Medallion' sgraffiato bowl, Seal mark and period of Daoguang (1821-1850). Estimate 120,000 — 180,000 HKD. Lot sold 475,000 HKD (56,458 EUR). ©  Sotheby's the deep rounded sides supported on a short foot, the exterior with four medallions intricately enamelled with archaic bronzes, scholar's desk objects, lanterns and vases with millet and prunus respectively, interspersed with floral sprays, all reserved... [Lire la suite]

10 avril 2015

A fine and rare pair of yellow-ground Famille-Rose 'Medallion' sgraffiato bowls, Seal marks and period of Daoguang (1821-1850)

Lot 3666. A fine and rare pair of yellow-ground Famille-Rose 'Medallion' sgraffiato bowls, Seal marks and period of Daoguang (1821-1850); 14.5 cm., 5 5/8  in. Estimate 400,000 — 600,000 HKD. Lot sold 875,000 HKD (104,002 EUR). © Sotheby's each with deep rounded sides rising from a short foot to a slightly everted rim, the exterior decorated with four circular medallions enclosing various flowers, divided by four peach branches beribboned with... [Lire la suite]