29 juillet 2019

A famille rose yellow-ground 'Medallion' bowl, Jiaqing six-character seal mark in iron red and of the period (1796-1820)

Lot 966. A famille rose yellow-ground 'Medallion' bowl, Jiaqing six-character seal mark in iron red and of the period (1796-1820); 7 in. (17.8 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 20,000 - USD 30,000. Price realised USD 40,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2014 The bowl is finely enameled on the exterior with four medallions of vases of flowers, bowls of fruit and various auspicious objects surrounded by ruyi-linked foliate sprays on a lemon-yellow ground. A large medallion enclosing a scene of blossoming plants... [Lire la suite]

22 juillet 2019

A famille rose sgraffiato ruby-ground 'medallion' bowl, Daoguang six-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1

Lot 879. A famille rose sgraffiato ruby-ground 'medallion' bowl, Daoguang six-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1821-1850); 5¾ in. (14.6 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 6,000 - USD 8,000. Price realised USD 16,250. © Christie's Images Ltd 2014  The bowl is finely painted with four medallions containing sprays of peach, pomegranate, hollyhock, lychee and rose, interspersed with pairs of lotus sprays, all reserved on a ruby ground delicately incised with feathery, scrolling tendrils. The... [Lire la suite]
22 mai 2019

A fine famille rose ruby-sgraffiato-ground 'medallion' bowl, Daoguang seal mark and of the period (1821-1850)

Lot 131. A fine famille rose ruby-sgraffiato-ground 'medallion' bowl, Daoguang seal mark and of the period (1821-1850); 14.7cm (5 3/4in) diam. Estimate £10,000 - 15,000. Sold for £ 37,562 (€ 42,874). © Bonhams 2001-2019 Finely enamelled around the exterior with four medallions depicting figures in landscapes representing the Four Seasons, one in grisaille, two in sepia, and one in famille rose enamels, all reserved on a ruby-red ground incised with feathery scrolls, the interior decorated in the centre with a... [Lire la suite]
19 mai 2019

A fine famille rose blue-sgraffiato-ground 'medallion' bowl, Daoguang seal mark and of the period (1821-1850)

Lot 132. A fine famille rose blue-sgraffiato-ground 'medallion' bowl, Daoguang seal mark and of the period (1821-1850); 14.5cm (5 3/4in) diam. Estimate £ 12,000 - 16,000. Sold for £ 40,062 (€ 45,736). © Bonhams 2001-2019 Delicately enamelled around the exterior with four medallions, one of the weaver girl, one of the cowherd, alternating with two landscapes, each within gilt borders and separated by clouds, all reserved on a blue engraved ground incised with feathery scroll, the interior painted in... [Lire la suite]
10 septembre 2018

A blue and white 'medallion' bowl, Yongzheng mark and period (1723-1735)

Lot 144. A blue and white 'medallion' bowl, Yongzheng mark and period (1723-1735). Diameter 5 5/8  in., 14.2 cm. Estimate 15,000 — 25,000. Lot sold 8,750 USD. © Sotheby's. delicately potted, the steeply rounded sides deftly painted in varying tones of underglaze blue on the exterior with five chrysanthemum medallions each composed of four flowerheads wreathed by broad leaves, enclosed by interlaced foliate scrolls, all set between double lines encircling the rim and foot, the base with... [Lire la suite]
17 mai 2018

A pair of famille rose ruby-ground sgraffiato 'medallion' bowls, Daoguang six-character seal marks and of the period

Lot 266. A pair of famille rose ruby-ground sgraffiato 'medallion' bowls, Daoguang six-character seal marks in underglaze blue and of the period (1821-1850); 5 7/8 in. (15 cm.) diam. Estimate GBP 30,000 - GBP 50,000. Price realised GBP 50,000. © Christie’s Images Limited 2018. Each bowl is decorated with four gilt roundels enclosing various flowers, berries, and pomegranates, each separated by delicate flower scrolls on an incised leafy scroll ground. The interior is decorated in... [Lire la suite]

05 mai 2018

A rare famille rose yellow-ground 'medallion' bowl, Xianfeng six-character mark in iron-red and of the period (1851-1861) 

Lot 22. A rare famille rose yellow-ground 'medallion' bowl, Xianfeng six-character mark in iron-red and of the period (1851-1861); 4 1/8 in. (10.5 cm.) diam. Estimate GBP 15,000 - GBP 25,000 (USD 20,370 - USD 33,950). Price realised GBP 40,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2018. The bowl is enamelled with four gilt-bordered medallions on the exterior, two depicting Daoist figures and two with dragon-boat racing scenes featuring a phoenix-head boat on one and a dragon-head boat on the other, divided by lotus... [Lire la suite]
05 février 2018

A famille-rose yellow-ground 'Medallion' bowl, Guangxu mark and period (1875-1908)

Lot 484. A famille-rose yellow-ground 'Medallion' bowl, Guangxu mark and period (1875-1908). Diameter 6 in., 15.2 cm. Estimate 6,000 - 8,000 USD. Lot sold 16,250 USD. Photo: Sotheby's 2014. the exterior with three gilt-edged medallions enclosing a goat beneath a tree, interspersed with precious objects reserved against a yellow ground incised with dense scrollwork, the interior decorated in underglaze blue with a central medallion of three goats, encircled on the well by detached flowering... [Lire la suite]
23 octobre 2017

A fine famille-rose yellow-ground 'Medallion' bowl, Jiaqing seal mark and period (1796-1820)

Lot 6. A fine famille-rose yellow-ground 'Medallion' bowl, Jiaqing seal mark and period (1796-1820), 14.4 cm, 5 3/4  in. Estimate 50,000 — 70,000 GBP. Lot sold 125,000 GBP. Photo: Sotheby's. the rounded sides rising from a short foot to an everted rim, the exterior decorated with four circular medallions enclosing various flowers, divided by four peach branches tied with a wan symbol above a band of breaking waves, all reserved on a yellow sgraffiato ground, the interior... [Lire la suite]
18 septembre 2017

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

Lot 805. A yellow-ground famille-rose 'Medallion' bowl, Daoguang seal mark and period (1821-1850). Diameter 5 7/8  in., 14.9 cm.Estimate 4,000 — 6,000 USD. Lot sold 13,750 USD. Courtesy Sotheby’s.   the exterior painted with four medallions enclosing brightly enameled flowering branches, the interior with a central floral medallion and four floral sprays in underglaze blue, the base with a six-character seal mark in underglaze blue.  Provenance: Guest & Gray,... [Lire la suite]