09 mars 2016

A fine pair of blue and white 'mantouxin' bowls, Yongzheng Marks And Period

Lot 300, A fine pair of blue and white 'mantouxin' bowls, Yongzheng Marks And Period. Estimate 100,000 — 150,000 USD. Photo: Sotheby's. each finely potted with rounded sides supported on a recessed base, the exteriors deftly painted with four circular lotus medallions, the convex center of the interior with a further medallion framed by a pomegranate border, the bases inscribed with six-character marks in underglaze blue within a double circle (2). Diameter 4 5/8  in., 11.6 cm ... [Lire la suite]

03 septembre 2013

A pair of Ming-style blue and white 'Mantouxin' bowls, Qing dynasty, Yongzheng period

A pair of Ming-style blue and white 'Mantouxin' bowls, Qing dynasty, Yongzheng period. Photo Sotheby's each with rounded sides and countersunk base, the interior painted with a quatrefoil on the convex center encircled by a band of scrolling flowers and formal interlaced scrollwork below cresting waves within double lines, the exterior rim with a band of formal lotus scroll above pendent spearheads and overlapping petals around the base (2). Diameter 6 1/8  in., 15.6 cm. Estimation 10,000 — 15,000... [Lire la suite]
10 août 2013

A pair of blue and white 'Mantouxin' bowls, Yongzheng marks and period (1723-1735)

Lot 46. A pair of blue and white 'Mantouxin' bowls, Yongzheng marks and period (1723-1735). Diameter 4 5/8 in., 11.6 cm. Estimate 20,000 — 30,000 USD. Lot sold 134,500 USD. Photo Sotheby's each painted on the convex center of the interior with a lotus medallion within a border of lotus petals intertwined with pomegranate-shaped motifs, the exterior with four circular medallions encircling the recessed base, six-character mark in underglaze blue within a double circle... [Lire la suite]