14 juillet 2021

A sancai-glazed 'mandarin duck' dish, Tang dynasty (618-907)

Lot 5063. A sancai-glazed 'mandarin duck' dish, Tang dynasty (618-907); 14.9 cm. Estimate: 20,000 - 30,000 HKD. Lot sold: 100,800 HKD. Courtesy Sotheby's. Sotheby's. Chinese Art Online, including a Private Hong Kong Collection, Hong Kong, 2 July 2021

28 août 2019

Tang dynasty Ceramics at Sotheby's New York, 11 september 2019

Lot 687.  A blue-splashed pottery jar, Tang dynasty (618-907). Height 7 5/8  in., 19.4 cm. Estimate 4,000 — 6,000 USD. Courtesy Sotheby's. of slightly compressed ovoid form, the rounded sides tapering to a short splayed foot, and rising to an everted rolled rim, the buff pinkish body covered by a thin layer of white slip around the neck and sides, flecked with irregular splashes of vibrant cobalt blue glaze cascading in painterly drips from the rim, beneath a pale straw glaze... [Lire la suite]
10 septembre 2016

A Chinese polychrome 'Cizhou' 'mandarin duck' dish, Jin-Yuan dynasty

Lot 435. A Chinese polychrome 'Cizhou' 'mandarin duck' dish, Jin-Yuan dynasty. Estimate $800-1,200. Photo Freemans. the interior painted in iron-red and green enamels with a lively mandarin duck flying over a pool of lotus. H: 5 1/8 in., 13 cm  Provenance: Property from the S. Jung collection, Wilmington, Delaware Acquired from Dragon House Antiques, San Francisco Freeman's. Asian Arts, Sat, Sep 10 2016 10:00 AM
02 octobre 2013

A fine doucai 'Mandarin Duck' dish, Mark and period of Yongzheng (1723-1735)

Lot 3053. A fine doucai 'Mandarin Duck' dish, Mark and period of Yongzheng; 17.8 cm., 7 in. Estimate 500,000 -- 700,000 HKD. Lot sold 1,360,000 HKD. Photo: Sotheby's. finely potted with shallow rounded sides supported on a footless base, painted on the interior with a cluster of slender lotus with red-tipped petals supported on curved studded stems, their furling pads naturalistically detailed in two tones of green with veins and insect holes... [Lire la suite]
31 mai 2013

Rare Doucai 'Mandarin Duck' Dish, Kangxi Period, 18th Century

Rare Doucai 'Mandarin Duck' Dish, Kangxi Period, 18th Century. Photo courtesy Waddington's Raised on a tall foot with a double blue ring border, the rounded sides rise steeply towards a wide rim, the cavetto finely rendered with a mandarin duck descending towards a pond with its wings outstretched, the watery scene complete with several lotus flowers in shades of red-orange and peach, the mandarin duck and floral motif continuously repeated along the interior forming a border, the exterior sparsely decorated with lotus... [Lire la suite]
30 octobre 2012

A Doucai 'Mandarin Duck' Dish, Yongzheng Mark and Period

A Doucai 'Mandarin Duck' Dish, Yongzheng Mark and Period - Photo Sotheby's the rounded sides supported on a slightly tapered foot, the exterior painted with mandarin ducks swimming in a pond amidst lotus and aquatic plants, inscribed to the base with a six-character Yongzheng mark within a double-circle. Quantité: 2 - 14.8cm., 5 7/8 in. Estimation: 6,000 - 8,000 GBP PROVENANCE: Sotheby's Hong Kong, 1st December 1977, lot 537 EXHIBITED: From the Tang to the Qing: Chinese Ceramics from circa 618-1850... [Lire la suite]
06 juin 2011

A very fine and rare pair of doucai 'mandarin duck' dishes, Yongzheng six-character marks and of the period (1723-1736)

Lot 3571. A very fine and rare pair of doucai 'mandarin duck' dishes, Yongzheng six-character marks within double-circles and of the period (1723-1736); 6 7/8 in. (17.5 cm.) diam. Estimate HK$1,800,000 - HK$2,500,000 ($232,458 - $322,858). Price Realized HK$3,620,000 ($467,501). Photo: Christie's Images Ltd. 2011 Delicately pencilled and enamelled to the interior with two mandarin ducks swimming on rippling water at either side of a lotus cluster, the exterior with two further pairs of ducks amid a frieze of... [Lire la suite]