06 avril 2020

A Yixing 'robin's egg'-enameled faceted teapot and cover, 18th century

Lot 2039. A Yixing 'robin's egg'-enameled faceted teapot and cover, 18th century; 7½ in. (19 cm.) high. Estimate USD 10,000 - USD 12,000. Price Realized USD 50,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2014.  The square body of the teapot tapers gently to the mouth rim, and has a loop handle on one side and a small curved spout on the other. The square, domed cover is surmounted by a loop handle and pierced with a small vent hole. The exterior and base are covered with a finely mottled... [Lire la suite]

25 juillet 2019

A 'robin's egg'-enameled brush pot, 18th-19th century

Lot 907. A 'robin's egg'-enameled brush pot, 18th-19th century; 4¼ in. (10.7 cm.) Estimate USD 3,000 - USD 5,000. Price realised USD 21,250. © Christie's Images Ltd 2014 The brush pot has straight sides and is covered with a finely speckled opaque enamel of turquoise and purplish-blue tone that continues over the mouth rim and also covers the base,Japanese wood box. Christie's. FINE CHINESE CERAMICS AND WORKS OF ART, 18 – 19 September 2014, New York, Rockefeller Plaza