24 novembre 2022

Two blue and white 'medallion' bowls, Seal marks and period of Qianlong

Lot 381. Two blue and white 'medallion' bowls, Seal marks and period of Qianlong (1723-1795). Diameter 6 in., 15.4 cm. Sold for 7,560 USD (Estimate 5,000 - 7,000 USD). © Sotheby's 2022 the base of each with a six-character seal mark in underglaze blue (2). Provenance: Acquired in Hong Kong, circa the 1950s, and thence by descent. Sotheby's. Important Chinese Art, New York, 21 september 2022

12 mars 2022

A large blue and white and ruby-ground famille-rose sgraffiato 'medallion' bowl, Seal mark and period of Jiaqing

Lot 122. A large blue and white and ruby-ground famille-rose sgraffiato 'medallion' bowl, Seal mark and period of Jiaqing (1796-1820). Diameter 7⅛ in., 18.2 cm. Estimate: 5,000 - 7,000 USD. Lot sold: 56,700 USD. © Sothebys. the base with a six-character seal mark in underglaze blue. Provenance: The O'Byrne Collection, removed from Upholland College, Lancashire. Christie's London, 30th October 1961, lot 97 (part lot). Collection of Wou Kiuan (1910-1997). Wou... [Lire la suite]
05 janvier 2022

A famille rose pink-ground sgraffito 'medallion' bowl, Daoguang six-character seal mark and of the period (1821-1850)

Lot 73. A famille rose pink-ground sgraffito 'medallion' bowl, Daoguang six-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1821-1850); 57⁄8 in. (14.9 cm.) diam. Price Realised USD 18,750 (Estimate USD 4,000 - USD 6,000). © Christie's 2021 One bowl is inscribed on the base with a Daoguang six-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1821-1850). The other bowl is inscribed with a Guangxu six-character mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1875-1908). ... [Lire la suite]
12 octobre 2021

A famille rose yellow-ground sgraffiato 'medallion' bowl, Xianfeng six-character seal mark in iron-red and of the period

Lot 820. A famille rose yellow-ground sgraffiato 'medallion' bowl, Xianfeng six-character seal mark in iron-red and of the period (1851-1861); 6 ¼ in. (15.9 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 8,000 - USD 12,000. Price realised USD 93,750. © 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... [Lire la suite]
11 octobre 2021

A pink-ground famille-rose sgraffiato 'medallion' bowl, Daoguang seal mark and period (1821-1850)

Lot 793. A famille rose pink-ground sgraffiato 'medallion' bowl, Daoguang seal mark and period (1821-1850); 5 7/8 in. (14.9 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 20,000 - USD 30,000. Price realised USD 93,750. © Christie's 2021 The bowl is decorated on the exterior with four roundels, each containing a different cluster of flowering branches, and flanked by stylized floral sprays reserved on a bright pink sgraffiato ground. The interior is decorated in underglaze blue with four floral... [Lire la suite]
18 avril 2021

A pink-ground famille-rose sgraffiato 'medallion' bowl, Daoguang seal mark and period (1821-1850)

Lot 164. A pink-ground famille-rose sgraffiato 'medallion' bowl, Daoguang seal mark and period (1821-1850). Diameter 5 ⅞ in., 15 cm. Estimate: 5,000 - 7,000 USD. Lot sold: 35,280 USD. Courtesy Sotheby's. well potted with the deep rounded sides rising from a slightly tapered foot to a lipped rim, the exterior with four circular panels enclosing flowering plants divided by stylized polychrome lotus sprays, all reserved against a pastel-pink ground densely incised with... [Lire la suite]

22 septembre 2020

A blue and white 'medallion' bowl, Wanli mark and period (1573-1619)

 Lot 523. A blue and white 'medallion' bowl, Wanli mark and period (1573-1619). Diameter 5 ½ in., 14 cm. Estimate 8,000 - 12,000 USD. Lot sold 10,710 USD. © Sotheby's 2020. the shallow rounded sides rising from a short tapered foot to a gently flared rim, richly painted to the exterior in bright cobalt blue tones, with four roundels of pomegranate, camellia, peach and peony sprigs, divided by pairs of cloud motifs, the interior with a central medallion enclosing camellia sprigs, the base... [Lire la suite]
20 février 2020

A famille rose ruby-ground 'medallion' bowl, Qianlong seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-1795)

Lot 1807. A famille rose ruby-ground 'medallion' bowl, Qianlong seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-1795); 5 13/16 in. (14.7 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 15,000 - USD 25,000. Price realised USD 27,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2011.   The rounded sides finely painted with four circular panels depicting antiques and precious objects, divided by stylized lotus sprays, all reserved against the ruby sgraffiato ground, the interior painted in... [Lire la suite]
29 janvier 2020

A pair of doucai 'medallion' bowls, Kangxi marks and period (1662-1722)

Lot 387. A pair of doucai 'medallion' bowls, Kangxi marks and period (1662-1722). Diameter 5 1/2 in., 14 cm. Estimate 30,000 — 50,000 USD. Lot sold 56,250 USD. Photo Sotheby's each with gently rounded sides and lipped rim, the exterior delicately painted with five round medallions of flowering peonies in yellow, aubergine, green and iron-red enamels, the interior similarly decorated with a single medallion, six-character mark in underglaze blue within a double circle (2). ... [Lire la suite]
08 décembre 2019

A fine yellow-ground famille rose 'medallion' bowl, Daoguang six-character sealmark and of the period (1821-1850)

Lot 1782. A fine yellow-ground famille rose 'medallion' bowl, Daoguang six-character sealmark and of the period (1821-1850); 5 7/8 in. (14.9 cm. ) diam. Estimate HKD 180,000 - HKD 220,000. Price realised HKD 271,500. © Christie's Image Ltd 2008. With rounded sides and slightly everted rim, the exterior with four circular panels containing flower sprigs alternating with peach branches tied with wan emblems above breaking waves, all reserved on a graviata yellow ground, the... [Lire la suite]