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]
01 mars 2020

A fine pair of wucai 'Dragon and Phoenix' bowls, Kangxi six-character marks within double circles and of the period (1662-1722)

Lot 1869. A fine pair of wucai 'Dragon and Phoenix' bowls, Kangxi six-character marks within double circles and of the period (1662-1722); 5 1/8 in. (13 cm.) diam. Estimate HKD 1,500,000 - HKD 2,000,000. Price realised HKD 2,660,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2010 Each with deeply rounded sides rising to a slightly flaring rim, painted to the exterior with two dragons amidst flower sprays chasing 'flaming pearls' divided by two descending phoenix, below a narrow band of the eight... [Lire la suite]
27 février 2020

A pair of yellow-glazed 'dragon and phoenix' bowls, Xianfeng marks and period (1831-1861)

Lot 106. A pair of yellow-glazed 'dragon and phoenix' bowls, Xianfeng marks and period (1831-1861); 10.8cm., 4 1/4 in. Estimate 3,000 — 4,000 USD. Lot sold 6,000 USD. Courtesy Sotheby's. each deep rounded body rising from a short straight foot to a slightly everted rim, incised around the exterior with two five-clawed dragons and two phoenix in flight amidst fire scrolls, all above a lotus lappet band and covered overall in a bright yellow glaze. Sotheby's. Important Chinese... [Lire la suite]
07 février 2020

A pair of blue and white 'dragon and phoenix' bowls, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 1666. A pair of blue and white 'dragon and phoenix' bowls, Kangxi period (1662-1722); 7¾ in. (19.7 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 7,000 - USD 9,000. Price realised USD 8,750. © Christie's Images Ltd 2011.  With steep sides rising to a slightly flared, rounded rim, painted around the exterior with alternating dragon and phoenix roundels framed by conjoined lotus blossoms, the interior painted with a single phoenix roundel beneath a diaper border, the base of one with apocryphal Chenghua mark and... [Lire la suite]