29 mars 2022

A wucai 'dragon and phoenix' bowl, Seal mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795)

Lot 120. A wucai 'dragon and phoenix' bowl, Seal mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795). Diameter 6 in., 15.4 cm. Lot sold: 17,640 USD (Estimate: 2,500 - 3,500 USD). © Sothebys. the base with a six-character seal mark in underglaze blue. Provenance: Collection of Dr Wou Kiuan (1910-1997).Wou Lien-Pai Museum, 1968-present, coll. no. Q.C.186.  Sotheby's. A Journey Through China's History. The Dr Wou Kiuan Collection Part 1, New York, 22 March 2022

12 mars 2022

A doucai 'dragon and carp' dish, Qing dynasty, Kangxi - Yongzheng period (1662-1735)

Lot 121. A doucai 'dragon and carp' dish, Qing dynasty, Kangxi - Yongzheng period (1662-1735). Diameter 6¼ in., 15.8 cm. Estimate: 2,500 - 3,500 USD. Lot sold: 8,820 USD. © Sothebys. the base with an apocryphal Chenghua six-character mark in underglaze blue within a double circle. Provenance: Collection of Dr Wou Kiuan (1910-1997). Wou Lien-Pai Museum, 1968-present, coll. no. Q.8.10. Sotheby's. A Journey Through China's History. The Dr Wou Kiuan Collection... [Lire la suite]
17 décembre 2021

A fine wucai 'dragon and phoenix' bowl, Seal mark and period of Qianlong

Lot 412. A fine wucai 'dragon and phoenix' bowl, Seal mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795); 15.3 cm. Lot sold: 302,400 HKD (Estimate: 100,000 - 150,000 HKD). (C) 2021 Sotheby's Property from a Hong Kong private collection. Provenance: Sotheby's Hong Kong, 24th November 1987, lot 218. Sotheby's. CHINA / 5000 YEARS, Hong Kong, 30 November 2021
12 octobre 2021

A wucai 'dragon and phoenix' bowl, Daoguang six-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1821-1850)

Lot 819. A wucai 'dragon and phoenix' bowl, Daoguang six-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1821-1850); 6 ¼ in. (15.9 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 8,000 - USD 12,000. Price realised USD 40,000. © Christie's 2021 The bowl is decorated on the exterior with two descending phoenixes between green and iron-red five-clawed dragons pursuing flaming pearls amidst flower sprigs, below a band of Buddhist emblems alternating with ruyi heads joined by a blue line. The... [Lire la suite]
08 octobre 2021

A yellow-ground green-enameled 'dragon and phoenix' bowl, Mark and period of Kangxi (1662-1722)

Lot 130. A yellow-ground green-enameled 'dragon and phoenix' bowl, Mark and period of Kangxi (1662-1722). Diameter 4¾ in., 12 cm . Estimate: 7,000 - 9,000 USD. Lot sold: 22,680 USD. © Sotheby's 2021 the deep rounded sides supported on a straight foot, brightly decorated around the exterior with two pairs of dragon and phoenix amongst stylized clouds above a band of petal lappets, the interior painted with a central 'shou' medallion, the designs all incised and picked... [Lire la suite]
19 avril 2021

A wucai 'dragon and phoenix' bowl, Qianlong seal mark and period (1736-1795)

Lot 174. A wucai 'dragon and phoenix' bowl, Qianlong seal mark and period (1736-1795). Diameter 5 ¾ in., 14.8 cm. Estimate: 20,000 - ,30000 USD. Lot sold: 20,160 USD. Courtesy Sotheby's. the deep rounded sides supported on a narrow foot and rising to an everted rim, the exterior vibrantly enameled with two dragons each chasing a 'Flaming Pearl', divided by phoenix amidst leafy floral sprays, the rim with a band of precious objects, the interior with a roundel enclosing an... [Lire la suite]

04 juillet 2020

A wucai 'dragon and phoenix' bowl, Kangxi six-character mark and of the period (1662-1722)

Lot 132. A wucai 'dragon and phoenix' bowl, Kangxi six-character mark in underglaze blue within a double circle and of the period (1662-1722). Diamètre: 13 cm. (5 1/8 in.). Estimate EUR 7,000 - EUR 10,000. Price realised EUR 18,750. © Christie's Image Ltd 2020. Il est orné à l'extérieur de deux dragons, l'un émaillé rouge-de-fer et l'autre émaillé vert, chacun à la poursuite de la perle enflammée parmi des rinceaux fleuris séparés par deux phénix. Une bande... [Lire la suite]
06 juin 2020

A wucai 'dragon and phoenix' bowl, Daoguang six-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1821-1850)

Lot 3155. A wucai 'dragon and phoenix' bowl, Daoguang six-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1821-1850); 6 1/8 in. (15.5 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 15,000 - USD 25,000. Price realised USD 32,500. © Christie's Image Ltd 2015 The bowl has deep, rounded sides flaring slightly to the rim, and the exterior is painted with two phoenixes descending between green and iron-red dragons pursuing flaming pearls amidst flower sprigs, below a band of Buddhist Emblems alternating... [Lire la suite]
19 avril 2020

A fine wucai 'Dragon and Phoenix' bowl, Seal mark and period of Daoguang (1821-1850)

Lot 3628. A fine wucai 'Dragon and Phoenix' bowl, Seal mark and period of Daoguang (1821-1850). Estimate 100,000 — 150,000 HKD. Lot Sold 250,000  HKD. Photo: Sotheby’s. the rounded sides rising from a straight foot to a gently flaring rim, painted to the exterior with a green and a red dragon striding in pursuit of flaming pearls, divided by a pair of swooping phoenix, all below a band of bajixiang interspersed with ruyi emblems, the interior with a... [Lire la suite]
31 mars 2020

A fine wucai 'dragon and phoenix' bowl, Qianlong seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-1795)

Lot 2129. A fine wucai 'dragon and phoenix' bowl, Qianlong seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-1795); 5 7/8 in. (14.9 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 60,000 - USD 80,000. Price Realized USD 68,750. © Christie's Images Ltd 2014.  The deep, rounded sides rise to a slightly everted rim and are decorated on the exterior with phoenixes descending between two dragons, in iron red and green glaze, shown striding amidst flower scroll below a narrow border of... [Lire la suite]