04 mai 2019

A pair of yellow-ground green-enamelled ‘Dragon and Phoenix’ bowls, Guangxu six-character marks and of the period (1875-1908)

Lot 191. A pair of yellow-ground green-enamelled ‘Dragon and Phoenix’ bowls, Guangxu six-character marks in underglaze blue and of the period (1875-1908); 4 ½ in. (11.5 cm.) diam. Estimate GBP 6,000 - GBP 8,000 (USD 7,812 - USD 10,416). © Christie's Images Ltd 2019 Each bowl is thinly potted with deep rounded sides supported on a short foot, decorated on the exterior in rich green enamels with two pairs of dragons and phoenix in pursuit of flaming pearls above a band of petal lappets, the interior with a shou character... [Lire la suite]

18 mars 2019

A fine wucai ‘Dragon and Phoenix’ bowl, Kangxi mark and period (1662-1722)

Lot 531. A fine wucai ‘Dragon and Phoenix’ bowl, Kangxi mark and period (1662-1722). Diameter 5 1/8 in., 13 cm. Estimate: US$50,000 - US$70,0000. Courtesy Sotheby's. the deep rounded sides rising from a short straight foot to a gently flaring rim, the exterior vividly decorated with a green and a red dragon, each striding in pursuit of a 'flaming pearl', separated by a pair of descending phoenix, all below a band of the 'Eight Buddhist Emblems' and ruyi heads at the rim, the... [Lire la suite]
23 mai 2017

A fine pair of wucai ‘dragon and phoenix’ bowls, Qianlong six-character seal marks in underglaze blue and of the period

    Lot 3212. A fine pair of wucai ‘dragon and phoenix’ bowls, Qianlong six-character seal marks in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-1795), 5 1/8 in. (13 cm.) diam., box. Estimate HKD 500,000 - HKD 800,000 (USD 64,508 - USD 103,213) © Christie's Images Ltd 2017 The bowl is enamelled on the exterior with two scaly five-clawed dragons in pursuit of the flaming pearl, alternating with descending long-tailed phoenix, all amidst meandering leafy scrolls and below a band with... [Lire la suite]
30 octobre 2013

A fine wucai ‘Dragon and Phoenix’ bowl, Qianlong Seal Mark And Period

A fine wucai ‘Dragon and Phoenix’ bowl, Qianlong Seal Mark And Period. Photo Sotheby's the rounded sides rising from a straight foot to a gently flaring rim, painted to the exterior with a green and a red dragon striding amongst floral sprays in pursuit of flaming pearls, divided by a pair of swooping phoenix, all below a band of bajixiang interspersed with ruyiemblems, the interior with a central medallion enclosing a dragon and a flaming pearl, the base with a six-character seal mark, 14.8cm., 5... [Lire la suite]
13 mai 2013

A wucai ‘Dragon and Phoenix’ bowl, Kangxi mark and period (1662-1722)

Lot 165. A wucai ‘Dragon and Phoenix’ bowl, Kangxi mark and period (1662-1722); 13cm., 5 1/8 in. Estimate 15,000 - 20,000 GBP. Lot sold 52,500 GBP. Photo: Sothebys 2013. The rounded sides rising from a straight foot to a gently flaring rim, painted to the exterior with a green and a red dragon striding in pursuit of flaming pearls, divided by a pair of swooping phoenix, all below a band of bajixiang interspersed with ruyi emblems, the interior with a central medallion enclosing a... [Lire la suite]