12 février 2017

Cross-cultural works of art from China and Japan to be exhibited by Jorge Welsh at TEFAF Maastricht 2017

A rare and large cistern, from the Qing dynasty, Qianlong period (1736-1795), measuring 40 by 43cm, and decorated with a view of Westgate, Canterbury, England. © Jorge Welsh LONDON.- For the 30th anniversary of TEFAF Maastricht, the gallery Jorge Welsh Works of Art will unveil an important collection of Chinese export porcelain and Japanese export lacquer. Some of the highlights include: A rare and large cistern, from the Qing dynasty, Qianlong period (1736-1795), measuring 40 by 43cm, and... [Lire la suite]

01 janvier 2014

A rare pair of massive blue and white 'soldier' vases and covers, Kangxi

A rare pair of massive blue and white 'soldier' vases and covers, Kangxi. Photo courtesy Bonhams. Each vase of tall baluster form rising to the high shoulder, well painted in shades of lighter and darker blue with four panels divided by narrow borders enclosing white morning glory scrolls, the panels painted with two scenes of ladies and boys at play in a fenced garden by a pavilion alternating with two scenes of boys behind fences watching two jousting mounted warriors, all above a border enclosing roundels reserved on a... [Lire la suite]
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01 septembre 2012

A Pair of Blue And White 'Soldier' Vases. Qing Dynasty, Kangxi Period

A Pair of Blue And White 'Soldier' Vases. Qing Dynasty, Kangxi Period. Photo Sotheby's each jar of massive baluster form, well-painted in underglaze blue with a continuous pond scene of lotus and other aquatic plants issuing from calm waters above a narrow lappet band, the shoulder with a pendent blue ground ruyi collar enclosing stylized floral scrolls beneath a band of floral cartouches reserved on a diaper ground, the short straight neck with blossoming branches beneath a ruyi band at the lipped rim, the... [Lire la suite]
11 novembre 2011

A matched pair of blue and white 'Soldier' Vases And Covers. Qing dynasty, Kangxi period

A matched pair of blue and white 'Soldier' Vases And Covers. Qing dynasty, Kangxi period. Photo Sotheby's Qing dynasty, Kangxi periodeach of tapering form with waisted neck and everted rim, finely painted with a central border of scrolling chilong amidst ruyi in reserve on a blue ground, between bands of stylised lotus with borders of upright leaves at the neck and stylised scrolling lotus at the foot, surmounted by matching domed covers with fo dog finials, together with a rare pair of Anglo-Dutch carved oak and later painted and... [Lire la suite]
02 mars 2011

Sotheby's in New York to Offer Property from Palm Beach Private Collector in Dedicated Sale

Property of a Palm Beach Private Collector features approximately 80 lots of Chinese porcelain and works of art, encompassing a range of style and media and with estimates ranging from $1,000 to $700,000. Photo: Sotheby's. NEW YORK, N.Y.- On 29 March 2011, Sotheby’s will offer Imperial Chinese and Chinese porcelain and works of art and English and Continental furniture in the dedicated sale of Property of a Palm Beach Private Collector. The worldly collection was assembled in the 1950s and 60s, with an eclectic combination of works... [Lire la suite]
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04 juin 2010

A Qianlong pair of 'famille-rose' 'soldier' vases and covers & a fine 'famille-rose' 'sanduo' bowl.

A pair of 'famille-rose' 'soldier' vases and covers. Qing dynasty, Qianlong period. photo Sotheby's each baluster body brightly enamelled with pairs of birds perched amidst rockwork issuing flowers, all between lotus-lappets at the base and an elaborate lambrequin collar, the waisted neck with quatrefoil landscape panels reserved on a prunus and cracked-ice ground, the domed cover similarly decorated with panels within lotus and ruyi bands - 122 cm. Est. 40,000—60,000 GBP Lot Sold 163,250 GBP Property of a titled Spanish... [Lire la suite]
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06 novembre 2009

Magnificent 'famille rose' porcelains sold @ Sotheby's London

A pair of 'famille rose' 'soldier' vases and covers. Qing dynasty, Qianlong period. photo courtesy Sotheby's each body of baluster form with waisted neck, brightly enamelled around the exterior with a pair of phoenix in a garden enclosing peony blooms issuing from rockwork, all within diaper bands, the domed cover with an elaborate floral band and surmounted by a lion dog finial, with two black and gilt lacquer hexagonal stands, painted with figure panels. 134.7cm., 53in.. Est. 80,000—120,000 GBP - Sold 97,250 GBP ... [Lire la suite]
11 janvier 2009

A Pair Of Famille Rose 'Soldier' Vases And Covers, Early Qianlong Peruiod

A Pair Of Famille Rose 'Soldier' Vases And Covers, Early Qianlong Peruiod Enameled in a bright famille rose palette with leaf-shaped panels of birds perched on blossoming boughs, fruit-shaped panels of landscape and square panels of waterbirds, all on a noir ground of vine strewn with auspicious objects and blossoms, biscuit Buddhist lion knops, with later Western carved giltwood stands. 50 in. (127 cm.) high (4). Estimate $100,000 - $150,000 Provenance: Mrs. H.K. Gosling, Hitchin, Hertfordshire.Mrs. Anna Thomson Dodge,... [Lire la suite]