19 avril 2020

A famille-rose 'Landscape' brushpot, Qing dynasty, Qianlong-Jiaqing period

Lot 3650. A famille-rose 'Landscape' brushpot, Qing dynasty, Qianlong-Jiaqing period(1736-1820); 19 cm., 7 1/2  in. Estimate 300,000 — 400,000 HKD. Lot Sold 750,000 HKD. Photo: Sotheby’s. of cylindrical form, the exterior delicately painted in a soft famille-rose palette with a continuous scene depicting a two-storeyed pavilion amidst an idyllic landscape with lush vegetation, moutainous cliffs and jagged rockwork, the pavilion with a large balcony occupied by a few... [Lire la suite]

19 avril 2020

A famille-rose and faux-bois 'Landscape' brushpot, Qing dynasty, 19th century

Lot 3647. A famille-rose and faux-bois 'Landscape' brushpot, Qing dynasty, 19th century; 11 cm., 4 3/8  in. Estimate 50,000 — 70,000 HKD. Lot Sold 62,500 HKD. Photo: Sotheby’s. of cylindrical form with a recessed base, the exterior decorated with a continuous landscape scene depicting rustic settlements set amidst mountainous highlands, next to calm rippling waters with several fishing vessels, all between two bands encircling the mouthrim and footrim,... [Lire la suite]
03 octobre 2019

A rare famille-verte 'landscape' brushpot, Kangxi period, dated Renchen year, corresponding to 1712

Lot 906. A rare famille-verte 'landscape' brushpot, Kangxi period, dated Renchen year, corresponding to 1712. Diameter 7 1/4  in., 18.4 cm. Estimate 40,000 — 60,000 USD. Lot sold 56,250 USD. Courtesy Sotheby's. of slightly waisted cylindrical form, the exterior  enameled to one side with a rectangular panel enclosing a scene depicting the poet Su Shi seated at a table enjoying wine under the canopy of a sampan, an oarsman at the stern guiding the boat by towering boulders and... [Lire la suite]
20 mars 2019

A large white-glazed 'Landscape' brushpot, Qing Dynasty, Kangxi Period (1662-1722)

Lot 323. A large white-glazed 'Landscape' brushpot, Qing Dynasty, Kangxi Period (1662-1722). Diameter 7 1/8  in, 18. 1 cm. Estimate 15,000 — 25,000 USD. Lot sold 40,000 USD. Courtesy Sotheby's. the cylindrical body finely molded and incised on the exterior with four idyllic landscapes, a sampan plying the waters of a tranquil lake, a scholar crossing an arched bridge over a rocky escarpment, a traveler trekking towards a small pavilion beneath a weeping willow tree, and craggy rockwork... [Lire la suite]
14 janvier 2018

A carved lime-green glazed 'Landscape' brushpot by Wang Bingrong, Qing dynasty, Daoguang period (1821-1850)

Lot 3081. A carved lime-green glazed 'Landscape' brushpot by Wang Bingrong, Qing dynasty, Daoguang period (1821-1850); 13.1 cm., 5 1/8  in. Estimate 80,000 — 100,000 HKD. Lot sold 162,500 HKD. Photo: Sotheby's 2013 of cylindrical section, finely carved around the exterior with a continuous landscape depicting houses built on a rocky shore among wutong trees, one side with a fisherman rafting on finely rippled waters and, on the... [Lire la suite]
15 juillet 2015

A blue and white 'lotus' washer, 'landscape' brushpot, and 'phoenix' stembowl, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period

A blue and white 'lotus' washer, 'landscape' brushpot, and 'phoenix' stembowl, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period. Estimate  20,000 — 30,000  HKD.  Lot Sold. 37,500 HKD. Photo Sotheby's the washer naturalistically modelled in the form of a lotus pod and furled pad, the brushpot of waisted cylindrical form, painted with a continuous idyllic landscape, the stembowl decorated with a flying phoenix; washer 11.5 cm., 4 1/2  in., brushpot 10.5 cm., 5 3/4  in. Sotheby's. CHINESE... [Lire la suite]
29 mai 2014

An extremely rare faux bois grisaille-decorated 'Landscape' brushpot, Yongzheng period (1723-1735)

Lot 3321. An extremely rare faux bois grisaille-decorated 'Landscape' brushpot, Yongzheng period (1723-1735); 7 in. (17.9 cm.) across. Estimate HK$8,000,000 - HK$12,000,000 ($1,036,582 - $1,554,872). Price Realized HK$11,440,000 ($1,482,312). © Christie's Image Ltd 2014 Finely potted, the cylindircal brushpot is finely enamelled to simulate burlwood on the interior and underside base, reserving an exterior which is painted in sepia enamel to depict a panoramic water-landscape scene. The... [Lire la suite]
23 octobre 2012

Sotheby's London presents an exemplary selection of fine Chinese ceramics & works of art

A rare underglaze blue polychrome enamelled 'magpie and prunus' moonflask Qianlong seal mark and period. Estimate: 300,000-500,000 GBP. Photo: Sotheby's. LONDON.- Sotheby’s London will present for sale an exceptional range of over 400 Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art on Wednesday, 7th November 2012. The auction will include an exemplary selection of important Chinese ceramics, jades, metalwork, furniture and scholar’s objects dating from the Han Dynasty (206 BC - 220 AD) to Republican China (began 1912) - displaying the wide... [Lire la suite]