20 octobre 2016

Sotheby's to offer rare Chinese & European books, maps, photographs and manuscripts

Lot 212. Huang Qianren, 大清萬年一統天下全圖. DA QING WANNIAN YITONG TIANXIA QUANTU. [COMPLETE MAP OF THE GREAT QING'S TEN-THOUSAND-YEAR UNIFIED [REALM OF] ALL UNDER HEAVEN]. Daoguang 3 [1823]. Estimate 80,000 — 120,000 GBP. Photo: Sotheby's.   LONDON.- The most significant sale of its kind to be held in a generation, “China in Print and on Paper” reveals the rich history of cartography, exploration, trade and diplomacy between China and the West for over half a millennium. Together, the... [Lire la suite]

23 juin 2014

A celadon glazed deep dish, Zhendetangfour-character mark, Daoguang

A celadon glazed deep dish, Zhendetangfour-character mark, Daoguang. Photo Bonhams Elegantly molded with a wide, flaring mouth, the exterior simulating an eight-petalled flower raised on a narrow foot ring, the undecorated interior pierced at the well for drainage, the recessed foot showing the four-character mark surrounding the aperture. 5in (12.8cm) high; 9 3/8in (23.8cm) diameter. Estimate US$ 10,000 - 15,000 (€7,400 - 11,000) Bonhams. FINE CHINESE WORKS OF ART, San Francisco, 24 Jun 2014 10:00... [Lire la suite]
08 juin 2014

Emperor Daoguang Enjoying an Autumn Day in the Garden

Emperor Daoguang Enjoying an Autumn Day in the Garden, Anonymous court painter. Ink and colour on silk, Qing dynasty, 19th century. The Palace Museum, Gu6564 © The Palace Museum.
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21 novembre 2013

A fine and rare Yixing stoneware teapot and cover, Daoguang, Xingyouheng Tang seal mark, signed Ji'an

A fine and rare Yixing stoneware teapot and cover, Daoguang, Xingyouheng Tang seal mark, signed Ji'an. Photo Bonhams.  Elegantly potted in compressed globular form rising from a recessed base to a short neck, set with a prominent 'C'-shaped handle opposite a delicate curved spout on the shoulders, the flattened circular cover surmounted by a globular knop, the exterior intricately decorated with a series of kaishu inscriptions on one side followed by the potter's signature and four-character zhuanshu seal mark, with further... [Lire la suite]
21 novembre 2013

An inscribed Yixing stoneware 'stone-spoon' teapot and cover, Daoguang, Hugong yefu mark, incised by Qu Yingshao

An inscribed Yixing stoneware 'stone-spoon' teapot and cover, Daoguang, Hugong yefu mark, incised by Qu Yingshao. Photo Bonhams.  Finely potted in conical shape rising from three compressed circular feet, flanked at the sides with an angled handle and a pointed spout ending in a lipped rim, the exterior finely carved depicting naturalistic bamboo stems growing from the handle on one side, the other side featuring a series of incised kaishu inscription, surmounted by a flattened cover with an arched knop, the base impressed... [Lire la suite]
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13 juillet 2013

Empress Xiaoquangcheng

Empress Xiaoquangcheng (1808-1840), consort to Daoguang with her son. Empress Xiaoquangcheng (1808-1840), consort to Daoguang with her son. Two of Emperor Daoguang's daughters, State Princess Shou-An whose mother was Empress Xiaoquangcheng and State Princess Shou-En, daughter of Empress Xiaojingcheng.

12 avril 2013

A Chinese Imperial yellow-glazed Saucer Dish, Daoguang, 1821-1850

A Chinese Imperial yellow-glazed Saucer Dish, Daoguang, 1821-1850. Photo courtesy Sworders incised with a five claw dragon chasing the flaming pearl, the underside with two further dragons, seal mark and period, 17cm. Estimated Price: £6000 - £8000 Sworders Fine Art Auctionners. Tue 23rd April 2013. http://www.sworder.co.uk
15 décembre 2012

Lave-pinceaux en forme de cage à poules taibaizun en porcelaine émaillée blanc. Marque de Daoguang en zhuanshu

Lave-pinceaux en forme de cage à poules taibaizun en porcelaine émaillée blanc. Marque de Daoguang en zhuanshu. Photo AuctionArt - Rémy Le Fur & Associés à décor incisé sous la couverte de nuages. Au revers de la base, la marque de Daoguang en zhuanshu.à décor incisé sous la couverte de nuages. Au revers de la base, la marque de Daoguang en zhuanshu.. Estimation : 3 000 / 4 000 € AuctionArt - Rémy Le Fur & Associés. Dimanche 16 décembre 2012. Drouot Richelieu - Salle 11 -... [Lire la suite]
11 février 2012

Vase en porcelaine, glaçure poussière de thé, porte au dessous la marque Daoguang (1821-1950)

 Vase en porcelaine, glaçure poussière de thé, porte au dessous la marque Daoguang (1821-1950).  Photo SARL Jack-Philippe Ruellan H. 19 cm - Estimation : 400/600€ SARL Jack-Philippe Ruellan. SAMEDI 18 FÉVRIER à 14H30. 8 rue du Dr J. Audic  Z.A.C. du Ténénio - B.P. 37 56000 Vannes. Tél. : 02.97.47.26.32 - Fax : 02.97.47.91.82 - Email : ruellan.cpriseur@wanadoo.fr
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24 septembre 2011

A Selection of the Rende Zhai (House of Benevolent Learning) Collection of Archaistic Vessels

The Rende Zhai (House of Benevolent Learning) Collection of ceramics and works of art was carefully assembled by Dr. Olaf K. Skinsnes (1917-1997) from 1949 through the 1970s. Dr. Skinsnes was born in Henan in 1917 to parents who were medical missionaries, and after having been raised in China, moved to his parents' original home in the midwestern United States to attend university. It was during this time that he became increasingly dismayed at his fellow American's limited knowledge of China. Dr. Skinsnes not only deeply loved China,... [Lire la suite]