30 avril 2023

Chinese Monochrome Porcelains sold at Christie's

Lot 1056. A rare pair of reticulated white bowls, Chongzhen period (1628-1644); 9.2 cm diam. each. Price realised USD 10,710 (Estimate USD 6,000 – USD 8,000). © Christie's Images Ltd 2023 The decoration incorporates five characters below the rim which read you tian yong you yu (there is a heaven which has abundance). Provenance: Nagatani, December 1959.Stephen Junkunc, III (d. 1978) Collection.Important Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art from a American Private... [Lire la suite]

10 décembre 2019

A lime-green-enamelled jardinière, Yongzheng-Qianlong, early 18th century

Lot 12. A lime-green-enamelled jardinière, Yongzheng-Qianlong, early 18th century; 7½ in. (19 cm.) long. Estimate GBP 3,000 - GBP 4,000. Price realised GBP 2,390. © Christie's Images Ltd 2004  Of rectangular octafoil shape raised on four ruyi legs, all under an even pale yellow-green enamel with a slight orange peel texture Provenance: Messrs. Bluett & Sons Ltd., LondonE. T. Hall Collection, no. 436. Christie's. Chinese Monochrome Porcelain from the Collection... [Lire la suite]
08 décembre 2019

A rectangular turquoise-ground famille rose jardinière, Qianlong period (1736-1995)

Lot 1783. A rectangular turquoise-ground famille rose jardinière, Qianlong period (1736-1995); 16 7/8 in. (43 cm.) long. Estimate HKD 120,000 - HKD 150,000. Price realised HKD 463,500. © Christie's Image Ltd 2008. Of rectangular section, the thickly potted sides finely enamelled with beribboned bajixiang in two registers, linked alternately with stylised lotus blooms borne on scrolling stems, the outlines and mouth rim picked out in gilt and against a soft turquoise-ground extending... [Lire la suite]