02 juin 2014

A Famille Rose and Grisaille-decorated octagonal waterpot , Qing dynasty, 18th century

A Famille Rose and Grisaille-decorated octagonal waterpot , Qing dynasty, 18th century. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2014 Each side is delicately painted en grisaille with a different landscape scene within gilt borders below foliate sprays in famille rose reserved on a yellow ground on the very slightly domed shoulder, with a foliate diaper encircling the shallow waisted neck. The interior and the base are covered in a turquoise enamel. 3 1/2 in. (9 cm.) wide, stand. Estimate HK$700,000 - HK$900,000 ($90,701... [Lire la suite]

27 mai 2014

A ruby-ground Famille-Rose floral bowl, Caixiu Tang Mark, Qing Dynasty, 18th century

A ruby-ground Famille-Rose floral bowl, Caixiu Tang Mark, Qing Dynasty, 18th century. Photo: Sotheby's well potted with deep rounded sides rising form a short straight foot, the exterior decorated in vivid multi-coloured enamels against a ruby-red ground with four lotus blooms born on interlocking meandering foliate stems, alternating with smaller green- and blue-petalled blossoms issuing from ruyi-shaped heads, the base inscribed in underglaze blue with a four-character hall mark within double circles; 15.2 cm., 6... [Lire la suite]
25 mai 2014

Two small Canton archaistic vases, Qing Dynasty, 18th century

Two small Canton archaistic vases, Qing Dynasty, 18th century. Photo Sotheby's elegantly potted with a rounded square body surmounted by a slender waisted neck, set with two angled archaistic handles supporting mock rings, all raised on a stepped base of conforming section neatly detailed with knife-cut brackets along the sides, lightly applied on the body and neck with a blueish-grey glaze revealing the pale buff-coloured biscuit along the edges; 16.2 cm., 6 3/8 in. Estimation 8,000 — 12,000 HKD Sotheby's. Playthings From The... [Lire la suite]
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09 mai 2014

A large celadon and russet jade ‘Longevity’ mountain, Qing dynasty, 18th century

A large celadon and russet jade ‘Longevity’ mountain, Qing dynasty, 18th century. Photo Sotheby's. the boulder carved in the form of monumental pierced rocks, the front face with Shoulao holding a staff and a peach in his hands, standing between a young acolyte with lingzhi and a deer, all beside a gnarled peach tree with a pair of bats in flight above, the stone of a greyish celadon tone with russet-brown inclusions; 27cm., 10 5/8 in. Estimation 80,000 — 120,000 GBP Provenance: An Italian Private Collection.Sotheby's Milan, 19th... [Lire la suite]
09 mai 2014

A celadon jade boat, Qing dynasty, 18th century

A celadon jade boat, Qing dynasty, 18th century. Photo Sotheby's carved in the form of a flat-bottomed boat on a bed of swirling waves, the bow covered with a rounded woven roof and the mast folded backwards, carved with a standing figure at the prow and a scholar seated at the front deck, his arms opening a scroll on a low table and his head looking up, the stone of a pale celadon tone; 16.4cm., 6 ½ in. Estimation 30,000 — 50,000 GBP Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art. London, 14 mai... [Lire la suite]
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08 mai 2014

An amber ‘Mythical Beast’ paper weight, Qing dynasty, 18th century

An amber ‘Mythical Beast’ paper weight, Qing dynasty, 18th century. Photo Sotheby's of rectangular form, carved with a recumbent mythical beast atop, detailed with a long mane and a bifurcated tail, its front left paw clutching a foliate spray, the translucent amber of an attractive blood-orange tone, Japanese wood box. Quantité: 2 - 8.7cm., 3 3/8 in. Estimation 6,000 — 8,000 GBP Provenance: Mitsui Family Collection (according to label on box).Japanese Private Collection. Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art.... [Lire la suite]


08 mai 2014

An antique diamond rivière necklace

An antique diamond rivière necklace. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2014 Designed as a series of graduated old-cut diamond collets with closed-back setting, mounted in silver and gold, 18th Century, 42.0 cm. Estimate CHF300,000 – CHF400,000 ($344,219 - $458,959) Christie's. GENEVA MAGNIFICENT JEWELS. 14 May 2014, Geneva - http://www.christies.com/
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08 mai 2014

An underglaze-blue and red 'Sanduo' dish, Qing dynasty, 18th century

  An underglaze-blue and red 'Sanduo' dish, Qing dynasty, 18th century. Photo Sotheby's the rounded sides rising from a short tapering foot to a slightly everted rim, brightly painted to the interior with two apples, the exterior with pairs of apples, peaches and pomegranates, 18cm., 7 1/8 in. Estimation 10,000 — 20,000 GBP Provenance: Collection of Carl Kempe, no. 1197. Exposition: Kunst Industri Museet, Kobenhavn, 1950, cat. no. 476. Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art. London, 14 mai... [Lire la suite]
08 mai 2014

A celadon glazed 'Dragon and Lingzhi' cup, Qing dynasty, 18th century

A celadon glazed 'Dragon and Lingzhi' cup, Qing dynasty, 18th century. Photo Sotheby's of octagonal form, the deep slightly flaring sides rising from a short spreading foot to an everted rim, finely incised to the front and back face with a dragon medallion flanked on the corners by lingzhi and divided by a pair of archaistic scroll handles, covered overall in a pale celadon glaze thinning to white at the rim, wood stand. Quantité: 2 - 9.5cm., 3 3/4 in. Estimation 4,000 — 6,000 GBP Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics &... [Lire la suite]
07 mai 2014

A near pair of Chinese Armorial vegetable tureens and covers, 18th century

A near pair of Chinese Armorial vegetable tureens and covers, 18th century. Photo Bonhams Each of circular form with shell-shaped handles and pomegranate finial, the vessels and covers enamelled en-suite with a gilt and iron-red spearheadborder at the rims and two coats of arms, probably French, one tureen and cover with ecclesiastical arms surmounted by a galero and flanked by three hanging tassels on either side, the other with arms accolé. Each 21cm (8¼in) wide (4). Estimate £600 - 800 (€730 - 970) Bonhams. ASIAN ART, London,... [Lire la suite]


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