09 octobre 2019

A very fine and rare doucai 'sanduo' bowl, mark and period of Yongzheng (1723-1735)

Lot 3018. A very fine and rare doucai 'sanduo' bowl, mark and period of Yongzheng (1723-1735); 16 cm, 6 1/4  in. Estimate 2,500,000 — 3,500,000 HKD (318,325 - 445,655 USD). Lot Sold 6,415,000 HKD (816,822 USD). Courtesy Sotheby's. well potted with deep rounded sides rising from a gently tapered foot to a flared rim, the exterior finely painted in bright enamels within an underglaze-blue outline, depicting three detached branches of flowering and... [Lire la suite]

09 octobre 2019

A fine and rare iron-red decorated 'sanduo' bowl, mark and period of Yongzheng (1723-1735)

Lot 3013. A fine and rare iron-red decorated 'sanduo' bowl, mark and period of Yongzheng (1723-1735); 13 cm, 5 1/8  in. Estimate 1,500,000 — 2,500,000 HKD (190,995 - 318,325 USD). Lot Sold 4,975,000 HKD (633,467 USD). Courtesy Sotheby's. well potted with rounded sides rising from a splayed foot, the exterior finely painted in sophisticated shades of iron red, depicting three detached leafy branches of the sanduo (Three Abundances)... [Lire la suite]
25 mai 2019

A finely enamelled doucai and famille-rose 'sanduo' bowl, Yongzheng mark and period (1723-1735)

Lot 415. A finely enamelled doucai and famille-rose 'sanduo' bowl, Yongzheng mark and period (1723-1735); 16 cm, 6 1/4  in. Estimate 3,000 — 5,000 GBP. Lot sold 27,500 GBP. Courtesy Sotheby's  the steep rounded sides rising from a short straight foot to an everted rim, finely enamelled around the exterior and outlined in underglaze cobalt-blue with touches of famille rose with three fruiting sprays of pomegranate, finger-citron and lychee, all together constituting the... [Lire la suite]
17 avril 2018

A copper-red decorated 'sanduo' bowl, Yongzheng six-character mark within double circles and of the period (1723-1735)

Lot 2266. A copper-red decorated 'sanduo' bowl, Yongzheng six-character mark within double circles and of the period (1723-1735); 4 7/8 in. (12.4 cm.) diam. Estimate HKD 50,000 - HKD 80,000. Price realised HKD 350,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2013 The bowl is finely potted with rounded sides rising to a slightly everted rim, and painted in copper-red with the sanduo, a peach, a pomegranate and a persimmon, Japanese wood box. Property from a Japanese Collection ... [Lire la suite]
14 juillet 2017

Two fine copper-red decorated 'sanduo' bowls, Yongzheng six character marks in underglaze blue and of the period (1723-1735)

Lot 379. Two fine copper-red decorated 'sanduo' bowls, Yongzheng six character marks in underglaze blue and of the period (1723-1735), diameter 12 and 12.2. cm. Estimate CHF 50 000 / 80 000 (€ 46 300 / 74 070). Sold for CHF 60 000 © Koller Copper red decoration under a transparent glaze with a bluish tinge. The three fruits of peach, pomegranate and kaki symbolize the three-fold fullness (sanduo). At the base, Yongzheng underglaze blue six-characters mark in double ring. Provenance: Swiss private... [Lire la suite]
04 juin 2016

Two fine copper-red decorated 'sanduo' bowls, Yongzheng marks and period (1723-1735)

Lot 3334. Two fine copper-red decorated 'sanduo' bowls, Yongzheng six-character marks in underglaze blue within a double circle and of the period (1723-1735). Estimate HK$800,000 - HK$1,500,000 ($103,470 - $194,006). Price Realized HK$1,000,000 ($129,297). Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2016. Each bowl is finely potted with rounded sides rising to a slightly flared rim, and decorated on the exterior in copper red of crushed-strawberry tone with the sanduo, a peach, a pomegranate and a... [Lire la suite]
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02 juin 2016

A fine famille rose 'sanduo' bowl, Qianlong six-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-1795)

Lot 3241. A fine famille rose 'sanduo' bowl, Qianlong six-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-1795). Estimate HK$1,500,000 - HK$2,500,000 ($194,006 - $323,343). Price Realized HK$1,600,000 ($206,876).Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2016. The bowl is enamelled on the exterior with three detached fruiting sprays including lychee, pomegranate and peach, forming the 'Three Abundances'. 6 in. (15.2 cm.) diam. Provenance: Private American collectionS. Marchant &... [Lire la suite]
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09 septembre 2015

A famille rose 'sanduo' bowl, Qianlong six-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-1795)

A famille rose 'sanduo' bowl, Qianlong six-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-1795). Estimate 3,000 – $5,000. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 The rounded sides are decorated with fruit-bearing branches of peach, pomegranate and lychee, the sanduo. 6 in. (15.2 cm.) diam. Christie’s. FINE CHINESE CERAMICS AND WORKS OF ART, 17 - 18 September 2015, New York, Rockefeller Plaza
02 juin 2015

Two masterpieces from the property from the family of K'ung Hsiang-Hsi at Christie's Hong Kong, The Imperial Sale.

Property from the family of K'ung Hsiang-Hsi. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 K'ung Hsiang-Hsi (Kong Xiangxi, 1881-1967) was born in Taigu, Shanxi province to a well-established family of businessmen and educated by Christian missionaries. K'ung was a 75th-generation descendent of Confucius, and was a passionate advocate for education - having studied at Oberlin College and Yale University before returning to China in 1907. He helped to set up schools in his hometown of Taigu to fulfill his vision of strengthening China through... [Lire la suite]
01 avril 2014

A fine doucai 'Sanduo' bowl, Mark and period of Yongzheng

A fine doucai 'Sanduo' bowl, Mark and period of Yongzheng. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2014 the deep rounded sides rising from a straight foot to an everted rim, delicately painted in the doucai palette on the exterior with three fruiting branches, one bearing yellow finger-citrons, another with three pale pink pomegranates, and the third with five lychees, two orange ones lightening towards the tip, the remaining three decorated in pale yellow, blue and beige respectively, the interior similarly painted with a medallion... [Lire la suite]