16 novembre 2016

A pair of yellow-glazed incised bowls, Kangxi six-character marks and of the period (1662-1722)

A pair of yellow-glazed incised bowls, Kangxi six-character marks and of the period (1662-1722). Estimate HK$ 300,000 - 500,000 (€36,000 - 60,000). © Bonhams 2001-2016 Each finely potted with deep rounded sides raised on a straight foot, the exterior finely incised with four stylised flowerheads alternating with wispy clouds, all above a lappet border, the interior with a further flowerhead, covered with a lustrous glaze of egg-yolk-yellow tone, wood stands. Each 12cm (4 3/4in) diam. (4). ... [Lire la suite]

06 septembre 2016

A soft-paste blue and white vase, Qing dynasty, 18th-19th century

Lot 269. A soft-paste blue and white vase, Qing dynasty, 18th-19th century. Estimate 6,000 — 8,000 USD. Photo Sotheby's the cylindrical tapering vessel rising from the rounded shoulders to a waisted neck and straight rim, well-painted in varied tones of underglaze blue on a creamy-white ground, depicting a seated sage leaning heavily onto a long painting table, arranged with scholarly objects, a young attendant standing attentively close by, both staring at four deer striding in the foreground, all... [Lire la suite]