01 novembre 2016

A yellow-glazed ‘chrysanthemum’ dish, Yongzheng seal mark and period (1723-1735)

Lot 168. A yellow-glazed ‘chrysanthemum’ dish, Yongzheng mark and period (1723-1735). Estimate 40,000 — 60,000 GBP. Photo: Sotheby's.  the rounded sides divided into forty-four narrow flutes and pointed tips resembling the petals of a chrysanthemum flower, radiating around a slightly recessed centre and continuing on the exterior across the short straight foot, applied overall with a rich yellow glaze, save for the footring and a six-character reign mark inscribed in underglaze blue and reserved in white... [Lire la suite]

10 mai 2014

A red lacquer ‘Chrysanthemum’ dish, Song-Yuan dynasty

Lot 255. A red lacquer ‘Chrysanthemum’ dish, Song-Yuan dynasty;  16cm., 6 ¼ in. Estimate 8,000 — 12,000 GBP. Lot sold 10,000 GBP. © Sotheby's. delicately modelled with lobed sides flaring from a circular centre, covered overall in a deep red lacquer save for the base lacquered black and inscribed in red paint De zhi and an illegible yellow seal mark, Japanese wood box.  Provenance Michel Beurdeley, Paris.Lahmani Collection, Paris. Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art,... [Lire la suite]