26 décembre 2016

A doucai 'chrysanthemum' wine cup, China, Chenghua six-character mark, possibly Kangxi period, 18th century

Lot 264. A doucai 'chrysanthemum' wine cup, China, Chenghua six-character mark, possibly Kangxi period, 18th century. Estimate 15 000/25 000 €. Lot sold 15 000 €. Photo Nagel of deep 'U'-shape, the steep sides rising from a short tapered foot, delicately painted around the exterior with four alternating red and blue-petalled chrysanthemum foliate sprays, apocryphal mark of Chenghua. D. 5,7 cm. Good condition  Provenance: Property from an old Paris private collection, according to the family in their... [Lire la suite]
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25 avril 2012

A rare carved 'chrysanthemum' black lacquer cup stand. Song Dynasty

A rare carved 'chrysanthemum' black lacquer cup stand. Song Dynasty. Photo Sotheby's the hollow bowl with rounded sides collared with a wide six-lobed dish with slightly curved sides, all supported on a tall hollow flared foot, finely carved through layers of black lacquer to the red ground below on the exterior with a striking design of organically arranged chrysanthemum flowers and leaves, the interior of the bowl and the foot laquered in black, together with the bid slip from a 1909... [Lire la suite]
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