19 août 2019

Back on Kangxi monochome sold at Christie's New York, 19 March 2008

Lot 636. A peachbloom-glazed brush washer, tangluo xi, Kangxi six-character mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1662-1722); 4 5/8 in. (11.7 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 30,000 - USD 40,000. Price realised USD 157,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2008. The compressed globular body covered on the exterior with a glaze of crushed strawberry tone with minute brown spots (jiangdou hong) in contrast to the white rim and interior, wood stand, box. Provenance: Edward T. Chow.M.C. Wang Collection,... [Lire la suite]

19 août 2019

A very rare clair-de-lune-glazed jar, zun, Kangxi six-character mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1662-1722)

  Lot 725. A very rare clair-de-lune-glazed jar, zun, Kangxi six-character mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1662-1722); 4 3/8 in. (11.3 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 20,000 - USD 30,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2019 The vessel is flanked by a pair of animal-mask handles and covered overall with a pale blue glaze suffused with fine crackles. Provenance: Kate Sturges Buckingham (1858–1937) Collection, Chicago, before 1924.The Art Institute of Chicago, accessioned as the Collection of Lucy... [Lire la suite]
02 janvier 2019

A clair-de-lune-glazed jue, Qianlong seal mark and period (1736-1795)

Lot 159. A clair-de-lune-glazed jue, Qianlong seal mark and period (1736-1795). 12cm., 4 3/4 in. Estimate 15,000 — 20,000 GBP. Lot sold 56,250 GBP. © Sotheby’s the U-shaped body rising from three splayed triangular feet to a widely flaring rim slightly extended to one end, set with two short posts with round finials, the body with a loop handle to one side, applied overall with a pale bluish glaze, the base with a four-character seal mark. Provenance: Collection of Robert Chang... [Lire la suite]
02 janvier 2019

A fine moulded clair-de-lune-glazed dish, Yongzheng mark and period (1723-1735)

Lot 155. A fine moulded clair-de-lune-glazed dish, Yongzheng mark and period (1723-1735); 20.1cm., 7 7/8 in. Estimate 25,000 — 30,000 GBP. Lot sold 35,000 GBP. © Sotheby’s of ogee-form, the flaring sides rising from a short foot, moulded to the exterior with five bats in flight above foaming waves cresting against jagged mountains, the rim encircled by a keyfret border, covered overall in a pale bluish green glaze, the white base inscribed with a six-character reign mark within a... [Lire la suite]
27 août 2017

A very rare small clair-de-lune-glazed saucer dish, Yongzheng mark and of the period (1723-1735)

Lot 743. A very rare small clair-de-lune-glazed saucer dish, Yongzheng six-character mark in underglaze blue within a double square and of the period (1723-1735), 5 ¼ in. (13.2 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 80,000 - USD 100,000. Price realised USD 100,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2017 The dish has rounded sides rising from a low foot ring to a gently flaring rim, and the interior and exterior are covered with a translucent pale lavender-blue glaze stopping neatly around the foot.  ... [Lire la suite]
26 avril 2017

A clair-de-lune-glazed water pot, 18th-19th century

Lot 171. A clair-de-lune-glazed water pot, 18th-19th century; 11cm (4 3/8in) wide. Estimate £4,000 - 6,000 (€4,700 - 7,100). Photo: Bonhams.  Of compressed globular form with shallow indentation encircling the short neck, covered overall in a soft lavender-blue glaze, the base glazed white.  Provenance: A British private collection, and thence by descent Bonhams. FINE CHINESE ART, 11 May 2017, 11:00 BST, LONDON, NEW BOND STREET

27 mai 2016

A clair-de-lune-glazed archaistic vessel, jue, Qianlong four-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-1795

Lot 3219. A clair-de-lune-glazed archaistic vessel, jue, Qianlong four-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-1795). Estimate HK$800,000 – HK$1,200,000 (US$103,475 - $155,213). Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2016. The vessel is finely potted in the shape of an archaistic bronze jue, with two short posts rising from the mouth and a C-form handle to one side, all raised on three notched, splayed legs, covered overall in a bluish-white glaze stopping at the base of the feet to reveal the white... [Lire la suite]
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27 octobre 2015

A very rare clair-de-lune-glazed bottle vase, Yongzheng six-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1723-1735

A very rare clair-de-lune-glazed bottle vase, Yongzheng six-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1723-1735). Estimate £80,000 – £120,000 ($122,560 - $183,840). Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015. The vase is skilfully potted with a baluster body rising to a cylindrical neck and a dished mouth, raised on a domed foot. The vessel is covered overall in a smooth pale blue glaze. The neck is further decorated with two concentric bands. 7 7/8 in. (20 cm.) high Provenance: With P. C. Lu, Hong... [Lire la suite]
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05 mai 2014

A small pale clair-de-lune bottle vase, 18th-19th century

A small pale clair-de-lune bottle vase, 18th-19th century. Photo Bonhams. Covered in a soft blue-grey glaze and potted with raised double-bands encircling the body and neck, with a gently flaring mouth, on a short foot. 11.8cm (4 5/8in) high. Estimate £800 - 1,200 (€970 - 1,500) Bonhams. ASIAN ART, London, Knightsbridge, 12 May 2014 - http://www.bonhams.com/
28 avril 2014

A pair of clair-de-lune-glazed stem bowls, Yongzheng six-character marks in underglaze blue and of the period (1723-1735)

A pair of clair-de-lune-glazed stem bowls, Yongzheng six-character marks in underglaze blue and of the period (1723-1735). Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2014. Each bowl has deep rounded sides rising from a tall, ribbed spreading stemmed foot, covered on the exterior with an even light blue glaze stopping neatly around the foot. 7 ? in. (18 cm.) diam. Estimate £30,000 – £50,000 ($50,370 - $83,950) Provenance: Formerly in a private Hong Kong collection, amassed in the early 20th century. Christie's. FINE CHINESE CERAMICS AND... [Lire la suite]
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