06 mai 2020

A doucai 'dragon' vase, Qing dynasty, 19th century

Lot 2. A doucai 'dragon' vase, Qing dynasty, 19th century; 131/4 in. (33.8 cm.) high. Estimate: HKD 120,000 - HKD 180,000 (EUR 12,276 - EUR 18,414). Price Realised: HKD 150,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2020. Christie's. Pavilion Online: Chinese Art. Online, 21 - 28 April 2020
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25 mars 2020

A fine and magnificent large blue and white 'dragon' vase, Seal mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795)

Lot 3106. A fine and magnificent large blue and white 'dragon' vase, Seal mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795); 46 cm., 18 1/8 in. Estimate 20,000,000 — 30,000,000 HKD. Lot Sold 29,780,000 HKD. Photo Sotheby's. well potted of elongated pear shape with a swelling body sweeping up to a slender neck, exquisitely painted in vivid cobalt-blue with five sinuous five-clawed dragons animatedly posing in various positions around the vase amidst a dense lotus ground, all between a band of... [Lire la suite]
02 mars 2020

An imperial white jade 'dragon' vase, Qianlong period (1736- 1795)

Lot 1698. An imperial white jade 'dragon' vase, Qianlong period (1736- 1795); 9 in. (23 cm.) high. Estimate 800,000 - HKD 1,000,000. Price realised HKD 3,607,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2008. Well carved in relief to each side of the flattened vase with a medallion enclosing a coiled full-faced five-clawed dragon amidst scrolling clouds, the waisted neck and flattened sides carved with bats holding peach sprigs amidst a dense ground of ruyi clouds, the neck flanked by a pair of dragon... [Lire la suite]
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07 février 2020

A blue and white 'dragon' vase, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 1662. A blue and white 'dragon' vase, Kangxi period (1662-1722); 10¾ in. (27.3 cm.) high. Estimate USD 30,000 - USD 50,000. Price realised USD 43,750. © Christie's Images Ltd 2011.  The attenuated ovoid body well painted with two four-clawed dragons leaping vertically amidst flames in pursuit of flaming pearls, below bands of herringbone, scrolls and dots at the base of the neck which rises to a wide mouth with flaring rim.  Provenance: John Sparks, London, July 1937Paul... [Lire la suite]
09 novembre 2019

An incised aubergine-glazed 'dragon' vase, Jiaqing six-character incised seal mark and of the period (1796-1820)

Lot 163. An incised aubergine-glazed 'dragon' vase, Jiaqing six-character incised seal mark and of the period (1796-1820); 12 5/8 in. (32 cm.) high. Estimate GBP 10,000 - GBP 20,000. Price realised GBP 27,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2019 The well potted bottle vase with flaring mouth rim is finely incised to the bulbous body and neck with two confronted dragons amongst ruyi-shaped clouds, all above a band of waves and a band of classic scrolls to the foot rim, covered in a rich dark... [Lire la suite]
04 octobre 2019

An underglaze-blue and copper-red 'dragon' vase, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 876. An underglaze-blue and copper-red 'dragon' vase,  Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722). Height 17 5/8  in., 44.8 cm. Estimate 30,000 — 50,000 USD. Lot sold 35,000 USD. Courtesy Sotheby's. of baluster form, rising from a narrow spreading foot to sweep into broad rounded shoulders before tapering into a waisted cylindrical neck, the shoulders painted with two ferocious coiled dragons, each rising above turbulent waves amidst flames chasing a 'flaming pearl', all... [Lire la suite]

18 septembre 2019

A rare and unusual large green-glazed and iron-red-decorated moulded 'dragon' vase, 18th-19th century

Lot 765. A rare and unusual large green-glazed and iron-red-decorated moulded 'dragon' vase, 18th-19th century; 23 ½ in. (59.7 cm.) high. Estimate USD 15,000 - USD 18,000. Price realised USD 337,500. © Christie's Image Ltd 2019.  The vase is molded in relief with two sinuous, five-clawed dragons decorated in iron-red and gilt, amidst rolling green-glazed waves with frothy white-enameled crests. Provenance: Mrs. Howell H. Howard Collection, Barrington, Illinois.The Art Institute... [Lire la suite]
16 septembre 2019

A pair of massive famille rose 'dragon' vases, Guangxu-Xuantong period (1875–1911)

Lot 1137. A pair of massive famille rose 'dragon' vases, Guangxu-Xuantong period (1875–1911); 55 ½ in. (141.2 cm.). Estimate USD 50,000 - USD 70,000. Price realised USD 162,500. © Christie's Image Ltd 2019. Each vase has an elongated ovoid body decorated with five dragons surrounding a front-facing, gilt-decorated iron-red dragon, all chasing flaming pearls amidst multi-colored clouds, between a wave band encircling the foot and a flower-decorated yellow-ground ruyi collar on the... [Lire la suite]
15 juillet 2019

A famille-verte 'Dragon' vase, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 222. A famille-verte 'Dragon' vase, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722). Height 10 7/8  in., 27.5 cm. Estimate 15,000 — 20,000 USD. Lot sold 18,750 USD. © Sotheby's. the slender ovoid body tapering towards the base, surmounted by a cylindrical neck rising to a flared rim, painted with a coiled dragon amongst clouds and flames, in pursuit of a 'flaming pearl', the body of the dragon in green, iron-red and yellow, the neck painted with bamboo. Provenance:... [Lire la suite]
28 mai 2019

A rare and fine pale green jade 'dragon' vase, hu, Qianlong period (1736-1795)

Lot 158. A rare and fine pale green jade 'dragon' vase, hu, Qianlong period (1736-1795); 23.8cm (9 1/3in) high. Estimate: HK$400,000 - HK$600,000. Sold for HK$ 1,875,625 (€ 213,529) inc. premium. © Bonhams 2001-2019 Deftly carved rising from a countersunk foot to a slightly everted rim, carved in high-relief with a three-clawed dragon encircling the neck above a slender body with a band of archaistic taotie masks between two further bands of ridges, the stone of a pale green tone and with minor... [Lire la suite]
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