26 juillet 2020

Blue and white porcelains from the Collection of Peter Tcherepnine sold at Christie's, 7 - 24 July 2020

Lot 6. A small blue and white ovoid 'dragon and phoenix' jar, Wanli six-character mark within a double circle and of the period (1573-1619); 51⁄4 in. (13.3 cm.) high. Estimate USD 10,000 - USD 15,000 (EUR 8,923 - EUR 13,384.50). Price realised USD 16,250. © Christie's Images Ltd 2020. The sides are decorated with two five-clawed dragons pursuing flaming pearls alternating with two phoenixes, all amidst foliate scroll between a band of 'The Three Friends of Winter' on the shoulder and ribbon-tied... [Lire la suite]

30 janvier 2020

A pair of blue and white ovoid jars and covers, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 4. A pair of blue and white ovoid jars and covers, Kangxi period (1662-1722); 11 ½ in. (29.2 cm.) high. Estimate USD 6,000 - USD 9,000. Price realised USD 6,000. © Christie’s Image Ltd 2020. The jars painted with floral sprays between foliate lappet borders, the domed covers painted with auspicious emblems. Property from the Collection of Peter Tcherepnine.  Christie’s. Chinese Export Art Featuring the Tibor Collection, Part II, New York, 23 January 2020
30 janvier 2020

A blue and white baluster jar, 17th century

Lot 8. A blue and white baluster jar, 17th century; 11 ½ in. (29.2 cm.) high. Estimate USD 4,000 - USD 6,000. Price realised USD 6,000. © Christie’s Image Ltd 2020 In Delft style with octagonal form and a continuous scene of scholars in a landscape between leaf-tip and lotus-lappet borders. Property from the Collection of Peter Tcherepnine. Christie’s. Chinese Export Art Featuring the Tibor Collection, Part II, New York, 23 January 2020
30 janvier 2020

A rare blue and white two-handled vase, Transitional period, mid-17th century

Lot 21. A rare blue and white two-handled vase, Transitional period, mid-17th century; 14 7/8 in. (37.7 cm.) high. Estimate USD 5,000 - USD 8,000. Price realised USD 5,000. © Christie’s Image Ltd 2020 The globular body decorated on either side with scholars conversing in a garden between borders of lappets, the snake-form handles decorated with scattered clouds. Property from the Collection of Peter Tcherepnine. Christie’s. Chinese Export Art Featuring the Tibor... [Lire la suite]
30 janvier 2020

A blue and white garlic-mouth vase, Transitional period, mid-17th century

Lot 10. A blue and white garlic-mouth vase, Transitional period, mid-17th century; 14 7/8 in. (37.7 cm.) high. Estimate USD 5,000 - USD 8,000. Price realised USD 8,125. © Christie’s Image Ltd 2020 Painted with a continuous scene of birds in flight amidst various flowering plants. Property from the Collection of Peter Tcherepnine. Christie’s. Chinese Export Art Featuring the Tibor Collection, Part II, New York, 23 January 2020