15 décembre 2016

A fine peachbloom-glazed beehive waterpot, Kangxi six-character mark and of the period (1662-1722)

  Lot 2924. A fine peachbloom-glazed beehive waterpot, Kangxi six-character mark and of the period (1662-1722);  4 15/16 in. (12.5 cm.) diam. Estimate HKD 1,200,000 - HKD 1,800,000 (USD 160,000 - USD 230,000). Price Realised HKD 1,340,000 (USD 172,828). © Christie's Images Ltd 2011. The rounded sides rising to a short, slightly flaring neck, incised with three archaistic dragon roundels beneath a glaze of even, crushed strawberry tone suffused with mottled areas of copper-green, the rim, interior... [Lire la suite]

09 avril 2016

A peachbloom-glazed beehive waterpot, taibo zun, mark and period of Kangxi (1662-1722)

Lot 53. A peachbloom-glazed beehive waterpot, taibo zun, mark and period of Kangxi (1662-1722). Estimate HKD 70,000 — 90,000 (7,902 - 10,160 EUR). Lot Sold 875,000 HKD (98,780 EUR). Photo: Sotheby's. the rounded sides contracting to a narrow waisted neck below a short lipped mouthrim, incised around the exterior with three medallions formed of the curled bodies of archaistic kui dragons, all beneath a rich crimson-red glaze characteristically... [Lire la suite]
06 octobre 2015

A fine peachbloom-glazed beehive waterpot, Mark and period of Kangxi (1662-1722)

Lot 3680. A fine peachbloom-glazed beehive waterpot, Mark and period of Kangxi (1662-1722);  diameter 12.7 cm., 5 in. Estimate 180,000 — 250,000 HKD (20,692 — 28,739 EUR). Lot Sold 812,500 HKD (93,402 EUR). Photo Sotheby's of classic domed 'taibo zun' form, the rounded sides contracting to a narrow waisted neck below a short lipped mouthrim, subtly incised around the exterior with three medallions, each formed of the... [Lire la suite]
27 mai 2014

A peach bloom-glazed beehive waterpot, Mark and period of Kangxi

Lot 727. A peach bloom-glazed beehive waterpot, Mark and period of Kangxi; 12.5 cm., 4 7/8 in. Estimate 200,000 — 300,000 HKD. Lot sold 600,000 HKD. Photo: Sotheby's. finely potted, of classic domed 'taibo zun' form, the rounded sides contracting to a narrow waisted neck below a short lipped mouthrim, subtly incised around the exterior with three medallions, each formed of the curled bodies of archaistic kui dragons, all beneath a grey-tinged crimson-red glaze characteristically suffused with shades of lighter pink and... [Lire la suite]
27 avril 2014

A peachbloom-glazed beehive waterpot, taibai zun, Kangxi six-character mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1662-1722)

A peachbloom-glazed beehive waterpot, taibai zun, Kangxi six-character mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1662-1722). Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2014 The waterpot is of domed shape rising to a short narrow neck with a flaring mouth. The sides are lightly incised with three archaistic dragon medallions, all under a brilliant glaze of attractive crushed raspberry tone. 5 in. (12.7 cm.) wide. Estimate £10,000 – £15,000 ($16,790 - $25,185) Christie's.THE C. PHILIP CARDEIRO COLLECTION OF CHINESE ART, 13 May 2014, London,... [Lire la suite]
31 mars 2014

A peachbloom-glazed beehive waterpot, Mark and period of (1662-1722)

Lot 3077. A peachbloom-glazed beehive waterpot, Mark and period of Kangxi (1662-1722); 12.5 cm., 4 7/8 in. Estimate 1,000,000 — 1,500,000 HKD. Lot sold 1,600,000 HKD (150,627 EUR). Photo:Sotheby's finely potted, of classic domed 'taibo zun' form, the rounded sides contracting to a narrow waisted neck below a short lipped mouthrim, subtly incised around the exterior with three medallions, each formed of the curled bodies of archaistic kui dragons, all beneath a grey-tinged crimson-red glaze... [Lire la suite]

15 avril 2013

A peachbloom beehive waterpot, taibo zun, Mark and period of Kangxi (1662-1722)

Lot 3069. A peachbloom beehive waterpot, taibo zun, Mark and period of Kangxi (1662-1722); 12.3 cm, 5 1/8  in. Estimate 500,000 - 700,000 HKD. Lot sold 1,360,000 HKD. Photo: Sotheby's 2013 well potted, of classic domed 'taibo zun' form, the rounded sides contracting to a narrow waisted neck below a short lipped mouthrim, incised around the exterior with three medallions formed of the curled bodies of archaistic kuidragons, all beneath a rich... [Lire la suite]
15 mai 2012

A fine and rare White-glazed Beehive Waterpot, Taibo zun. Kangxi mark and period

A fine and rare White-glazed Beehive Waterpot, Taibo zun. Kangxi mark and period. photo Sotheby's the domed hemispherical body rising from a recessed base to a short waisted neck, finely moulded and carved with three dragon and phoenix medallions, applied overall with a milky-white glaze pooling to a slightly darker tone in the recesses of the carving, the base inscribed with a six-character Kangxi mark in underglaze-blue; 13cm., 5 1/8 in. Lot 171. Estimation 80,000-120,000 GBP.  ... [Lire la suite]
01 novembre 2011

A peachbloom-glazed Beehive Waterpot, Kangxi mark and period (1662-1722)

Lot 123. A peachbloom-glazed Beehive Waterpot, Kangxi mark and period (1662-1722);  12.7cm., 5in. Estimate 15,000-20,000 GBP. Lot sold 25,000 GBP. Photo Sotheby's. the hemispherical body gently rising from a recessed base to a short waisted neck, incised with three circular medallions enclosing a stylised archaistic dragon design, applied overall with a soft reddish-pink glaze darkening at the rim and the foot to a liver-red tone with areas of characteristic mushroom-coloured mottling and green speckles... [Lire la suite]
16 novembre 2009

A collection of Chinese monochromes formed in the 1950s by Alexander, 7th Viscount Hood, with the guidance of John Sparks Ltd

Lot 107. A pair of celadon-glazed dishes, Yongzheng marks and period (1723-1735); 13.2cm., 5 1/4 in. Estimate 6,000—8,000 GBP. Lot Sold 58,850 GBP. Photo Sotheby's 2009 each with gently rounded sides rising from a short tapering foot to an everted rim, covered overall in a soft bluish-green glaze, the base glazed white.  Property from a collection formed in the 1950s by Alexander, 7th Viscount Hood, with the guidance of John Sparks Ltd. Lot 108. A small pair of celadon-ground 'wu fu' dishes, Qianlong seal... [Lire la suite]