07 septembre 2019

A rare celadon-glazed 'chrysanthemum' bottle vase, Kangxi mark and period (1662-1722)

Lot 619. A rare celadon-glazed 'chrysanthemum' bottle vase, Kangxi mark and period (1662-1722). Height 8 in., 20.3 cm. Estimate 80,000 — 120,000 USD. © Sotheby's.  elegantly potted, the ovoid body resting on a narrow slightly splayed foot, the base molded with a band of upright elongated chrysanthemum petals, rising to gently rounded shoulders and tapering to a slender neck surmounted by a subtly flared rim, covered in a lustrous seafoam celadon glaze pooling in the recesses, the... [Lire la suite]

11 mars 2019

A rare peachbloom-glazed 'chrysanthemum' bottle vase, jubanping, Kangxi mark and period (1662-1722)

Lot 535. A rare peachbloom-glazed 'chrysanthemum' bottle vase, jubanping, Kangxi mark and period (1662-1722). Height 8 1/2  in., 21.5 cm. Estimate USD 300,000 — 400,000. Unsold. © Christie's Images Ltd 2019 exquisitely potted, the elegant ovoid body tapering to a short, slightly convex foot rim, the lower section encircled by a row of slender, upright chrysanthemum petals, molded and incised in low relief, swelling to a tall,... [Lire la suite]