08 octobre 2017

A fine falangcai 'Mille-fleurs' bowl, blue enamel mark and period of Yongzheng (1723-1735)

Lot 3607. A fine falangcai 'Mille-fleurs' bowl, blue enamel mark and period of Yongzheng (1723-1735), 10.1 cm, 4 in. Estimate 8,000,000 — 10,000,000 HKD. Lot sold 18,700,000 HKD. Photo: Sotheby's. finely potted with deep rounded sides rising from a narrow straight foot to a gently flared rim, the exterior and foot delicately painted in brilliant enamels of pink, yellow, green, lavender and white with a dense bouquet of mixed floral blooms, including large clusters of chrysanthemum and... [Lire la suite]

23 mai 2017

A gold-ground famille rose 'mille-fleurs' bowl, Qianlong six-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-1795

Lot 3216. A gold-ground famille rose 'mille-fleurs' bowl, Qianlong six-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-1795), 8 1/8 in. (20.6 cm.) diam., box. Estimate HKD 1,600,000 - HKD 2,800,000 (USD 206,426 - USD 361,245) © Christie's Images Ltd 2017 The ogee-form bowl is exquisitely decorated to the interior and exterior in bright enamels to render a dense pattern of floral sprays including peonies, lotus, hydrangea, chrysanthemum, pinks, narcissus, and daisies in rich... [Lire la suite]