11 août 2013

A copper-red and gilt bottle vase, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period

A copper-red and gilt bottle vase, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period. Photo Sotheby's the shouldered ovoid body painted in copper-red of soft pinkish-red tone shading to a paler red-green with three mythical animals, their eyes picked out in underglaze blue and the details highlighted in gilding over the glaze, the tall thin neck with slightly lipped mouth with gilding around the rim, the base unglazed. Height 8 1/2 in., 21.6 cm. Estimation 15,000 — 20,000 USD. Lot vendu: 30,000 USD PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE... [Lire la suite]

20 septembre 2012

A Copper-Red And Gilt Bottle Vase. Qing dynasty, Kangxi period

A Copper-Red And Gilt Bottle Vase. Qing dynasty, Kangxi period. Photo Sotheby's the shouldered ovoid body painted in copper-red of soft pinkish-red tone shading to a paler red-green with three mythical animals, their eyes picked out in underglaze blue and the details highlighted in gilding over the glaze, the tall thin neck with slightly lipped mouth with gilding around the rim, the base unglazed. Height 8 1/2 in., 21.6 cm. Estimation: 15,000-20,000 USD. Lot vendu: 30,000... [Lire la suite]
16 septembre 2012

A Copper-Red And Gilt Bottle Vase. Qing Dynasty, Kangxi Period - Sotheby's

A Copper-Red And Gilt Bottle Vase. Qing Dynasty, Kangxi Period. Photo Sotheby's of baluster form rising to a tall flared neck and everted rim, well-painted with a continuous landscape with lush foliage and pavilions, a band of shaped floral reserves around the shoulders surmounted by a row of stiff upright leaves around the neck, the base with a pair of concentric rings in underglaze blue. Height 28 in., 71.2 cm. Estimation: 25,000 - 35,000 USD - Lot. Vendu 40,000 USD  Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics... [Lire la suite]