01 mars 2020

An exquisite pair of imperial Beijing enamel facetted vases, Yongzheng blue-enamel four-character marks within double squares an

Lot 1877. An exquisite pair of imperial Beijing enamel facetted vases, Yongzheng blue-enamel four-character marks within double squares and of the period (1723-1735); 4 1/4in. (10.6cm.) diam. Estimate HKD 5,000,000 - HKD 7,000,000. Price Realized HKD 8,420,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2010. Each of octagonal section, the facetted sides delicately enamelled and stippled with shaped panels, each depicting a pair of geese in flight and on the banks of a river flanked by branches of millet and tree peony... [Lire la suite]

10 octobre 2015

A fine and superbly enamelled pair of doucai 'Eight immortals' bowls, Marks and period of Yongzheng (1723-1735)

Lot 3637. A fine and superbly enamelled pair of doucai 'Eight immortals' bowls, Marks and period of Yongzheng (1723-1735);  10.6 cm., 4 1/4  in. Estimate 8,000,000 — 12,000,000 HKD (919,648 — 1,379,471 EUR). Lot sold 8,480,000 HKD (974,826 EUR). Photo: Sotheby's each elegantly potted with gently curved sides rising to a slightly flaring rim from a short footring, the exterior delicately painted in the doucai palette with the Eight Daoist Immortals in... [Lire la suite]
03 juin 2010

A fine and rare pair of doucai 'Eight Immortals' bowls, Yongzheng six-character marks within double-circles and of the period

Lot 1876. A fine and rare pair of doucai 'Eight Immortals' bowls. Yongzheng six-character marks within double-circles and of the period (1723-1735). 4 1/4in. (10.6cm.) diam. Estimate HK$2,000,000 - HK$2,500,000. Price Realized HK$11,860,000 ($1,534,960). © Christie's Images Ltd 2010. Finely pencilled and enamelled in brilliant tones of iron-red, yellow, aubergine, green and black around the exterior of each with a frieze of the Eight Immortals in billowing clothes with their attributes supported on cloud scrolls... [Lire la suite]