01 mai 2015

An unusual blue and white baluster jar, Chongzhen

An unusual blue and white baluster jar, Chongzhen. Estimate £1,000 - 2,000 (€1,400 - 2,800). Photo: Bonhams. The squat globular body painted with a continuous narrative scene, the shoulder and tall, splayed foot both decorated with a lappet border. 18cm (7 1/8in) high Bonhams. ASIAN ART, 11 May 2015 10:30 BST - LONDON, KNIGHTSBRIDGE
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01 mai 2015

A blue and white jug, Chongzhen

A blue and white jug, Chongzhen. Estimate £1,500 - 2,000 (€2,100 - 2,800). Photo: Bonhams. The main register painted with a narrative scene, between foliate and lappet borders at the shoulder and foot, the neck with tulip motifs and flanked with a loop handle. 22cm (8 5/8in) high Bonhams. ASIAN ART, 11 May 2015 10:30 BST - LONDON, KNIGHTSBRIDGE
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01 mai 2015

A blue and white ewer, Chongzhen

A blue and white ewer, Chongzhen. Estimate £1,500 - 2,000 (€2,100 - 2,800). Photo: Bonhams The pear-shaped vessel painted with a narrative scene below a foliate band and tulip motifs at the neck, with a loop handle and a long s-shaped spout, joined to the neck with a scrolled support. 20cm (7 7/8in) high Bonhams. ASIAN ART, 11 May 2015 10:30 BST - LONDON, KNIGHTSBRIDGE
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01 mai 2015

A blue and white jug, Chongzhen

  A blue and white jug, Chongzhen. Estimate £1,500 - 2,000 (€2,100 - 2,800). Photo: Bonhams. The pear-shaped ewer painted with a garden scene of a boy offering a jue tripod vessel to a scholar official, the shoulder and neck with tulip motifs, flanked with a loop handle, all raised on a short splayed foot rim encircled with a lappet border. 22.2cm (8 3/4in) high Bonhams. ASIAN ART, 11 May 2015 10:30 BST - LONDON, KNIGHTSBRIDGE
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01 mai 2015

A blue and white octagonal bottle vase, Chongzhen

A blue and white octagonal bottle vase, Chongzhen. Estimate £800 - 1,200 (€1,100 - 1,700). Photo: Bonhams. The faceted vase boldly painted in a vibrant cobalt blue with a garden scene with a boy presenting a vessel holding three halberds to a scholar official, the neck typically painted with tulip motifs. 24cm (9 1/2in) high Note: An appropriate gift for a promising scholar official, a trio of halberds rising from a vase illustrates the desire for 'three official promotions' in the rebus ping sheng san ji: 生 or 升,... [Lire la suite]
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08 août 2014

Pot à moutarde, Chine, dynastie Ming, Règne de Chongzhen (1628-1644)

Pot à moutarde, Chine, dynastie Ming, Règne de Chongzhen (1628-1644), porcelaine dure, Fours de Jingdezhen. Hauteur : 0.147 m. Largeur : 0.13 m. Don A.Dubouché, 1873. ADL6254. Limoges, musée Adrien Dubouché. Photo (C) RMN-Grand Palais (Limoges, Cité de la céramique) / Jean-Gilles Berizzi


18 avril 2014

A blue and white flaring vase, gu, Chongzhen

A blue and white flaring vase, gu, Chongzhen. Photo Bonhams. Skilfully painted on the flaring neck in bright underglaze blue with a continuous scene of Houyi clasping a bow and watching boys at play with vessels, flowers and a processional banner amidst rockwork and plantain, the central section with floral sprays including lotus and peony above downward lappets on the lower section. 45cm (17 3/4in) high. Estimate 4,000 - 6,000 (€4,900 - 7,300) Provenance: an English private collection The vase depicts the ancient and mythical... [Lire la suite]
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18 avril 2014

A blue and white double-gourd vase, Chongzhen

A blue and white double-gourd vase, Chongzhen. Photo Bonhams. The lower section finely painted with a dignified scholar cradling a staff of office in his robed arms, the figure standing on grass besides a crane, the rocky landscape also with two boys, one carrying books and the other a lantern, the scene separated by cloud scrolls, the waist with a band of foliate lotus scroll beneath sprays of prunus, lotus, orchid and peony. 36.2cm (14 1/4in) high. Estimate 4,000 - 6,000 (€4,900 - 7,300) Provenance: an English private collection... [Lire la suite]
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18 avril 2014

A blue and white ovoid jar, Chongzhen

A blue and white ovoid jar, Chongzhen. Photo Bonhams. The rounded body brightly painted in shades of underglaze blue with a fan-shaped cartouche containing a stand of deeply-hollowed Lake Tai rockwork, the reverse with a table with scholars items behind a vase filled with lotus blossom and leaves beside a jardinière and other vessels. 19.5cm (7 3/4in) high. Estimate £4,000 - 6,000 (€4,900 - 7,300) The three characters inside the fan read Chang Jiang Xie 昌江寫, and the seal reads Juyi zhuren 居易主人 'Master of Juyi [Studio]'. ... [Lire la suite]
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18 avril 2014

A blue and white flaring vase, gu, Chongzhen

A blue and white flaring vase, gu, Chongzhen. Photo Bonhams. The flaring sides vibrantly painted with a lively scene of a lady carrying a baby, the baby and another boy both reaching towards a spider while two other boys play with leafy sprays, all on a terrace with plantain and bamboo and beneath the sun and the four characters Xi zai yan qian. 46cm (18in) high. Estimate £5,000 - 8,000 (€6,100 - 9,700) Provenance: an English private collection, purchased from Peter Wain, 18th August 1992 Depicted on the vase are children... [Lire la suite]
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