03 mai 2019

A blue and white garlic mouth bottle vase, Daoguang mark and period (1821-1850)

Lot 40. A blue and white garlic mouth bottle vase, Daoguang mark and period (1821-1850); 28 cm, 11 in. Estimate 15,000 — 25,000 GBP (17,511 - 29,185 EUR). Courtesy Sotheby's. the pear-shaped body rising from a short spreading foot to a garlic mouth, painted around the exterior in rich cobalt-blue tones with six flowering and fruiting sprays, all between spear-head, keyfret and lotus-lappet bands at the shoulder and base, the foot with a foaming wave band and the mouth with a lotus scroll band,... [Lire la suite]

08 avril 2019

A Pair of Yellow-Ground Sancai ‘Dragons’ Dishes, Daoguang Marks and Period (1821-1850)

Lot 3056. A Pair of Yellow-Ground Sancai ‘Dragons’ Dishes, Daoguang Marks and Period (1821-1850). D 14.4cm; D 14.2cm. Estimate HKD 70,000 - 120,000. Lot sold HKD 82,600 (USD 10,529). © Poly Auction Hong Kong Limited Poly Auction Hong Kong. Imperial Curiosity – Art of Interior Decoration, Grand Hyatt Hong Kong, 2 april 2019
30 décembre 2018

A blue-glazed bowl, Daoguang mark and period (1821-1850)

Lot 1108. A blue-glazed bowl, Daoguang mark and period (1821-1850). Diameter 7 in., 17.8 cm. Estimate $3,000 - $5,000. Sold: $6,875. © Sotheby's the deep rounded sides rising from a slightly tapered foot to a flared rim, applied overall with a deep blue glaze thinning to white at the rim, the base with a six-character seal mark. Provenance: Sotheby's London, 17th November 1998, lot 186. Sotheby's. Saturday at Sotheby's: Asian Art, New York, 18 March 2017
21 décembre 2018

A blue and white 'dragon' bowl, Daoguang mark and period (1821-1850)

Lot 200. A blue and white 'dragon' bowl, Daoguang mark and period (1821-1850); 14.6 cm, 5 3/4  in. Estimate £3,000 - £4,000. Sold: £6,875. © Sotheby's the deep rounded sides rising from a straight foot, the exterior painted with a pair of sinuous five-clawed dragons admist ruyi shaped clouds, the interior with a further dragon in a central medallion, the base with a seal mark in underglaze blue. Sotheby's. St George Street Sale: Chinese Art, London, 10 November 2017
20 décembre 2018

A yellow-glazed bowl, Daoguang mark and period (1821-1850)

Lot 208. A yellow-glazed bowl, Daoguang mark and period (1821-1850); 14.6 cm, 5 3/4  in. Estimate £3,000 - £4,000. Sold: £10,000. © Sotheby's the deep rounded sides rising to an everted rim, applied overall with a rich yellow glaze of even tone, the white base with a seal mark in underglaze blue. Sotheby's. St George Street Sale: Chinese Art, London, 10 November 2017
09 avril 2018

Verseuse en porcelaine bleu blanc, Chine, dynastie Qing, marque et époque Daoguang (1821-1850)

Lot 104. Verseuse en porcelaine bleu blanc, Chine, dynastie Qing, marque et époque Daoguang (1821-1850); 25,5 cm, 10 1/8 in. Estimate 25,000 — 35,000 EUR. Lot Sold 144,750 EUR.  Photo Sotheby's 2011 inspirée des formes persanes, la panse piriforme à décor de deux médaillons lobés abritant l'un, deux pêches de longévité, l'autre des litchees, en réserve sur fond de lotus dans des rinceaux fleuris, le col entouré de feuilles de bananier, le bec-verseur décoré... [Lire la suite]

09 novembre 2017

A pair of blue and white 'lotus' bowls, Daoguang six-character seal marks in underglaze blue and of the period (1821-1850)

Lot 203. A pair of blue and white 'lotus' bowls, Daoguang six-character seal marks in underglaze blue and of the period (1821-1850). 7 ¼ in. (18.4 cm.) diam. Estimate GBP 10,000 - GBP 15,000. Price realised GBP 33,750. © Christies Images Ltd 2017 Each bowl is decorated to the exterior of the deep sides with four roundels enclosing the characters wan shou wu jiang, surrounded by lotus scrolls below a band of the Eight Buddhist Emblems, bajixiang. The interior is decorated... [Lire la suite]
27 octobre 2017

The Collection of Professor Stephen Charles Wallace, FInstP, and Dr. Geraldine Kenney-Wallace, RSC, FInstP at Christie's London

Lot 81. A fine green-enamelled 'Dragon' dish, Zhengde six-character mark in underglaze blue within a double circle and of the period (1506-1521). 9 in. (22.8 cm.) diam. Estimate GBP 50,000 - GBP 70,000  © Christie's Images Ltd 2017 This dish is finely potted with shallow, rounded sides supported on a slightly tapering foot. The interior is decorated with a five-clawed dragon striding amongst fire scrolls and clouds highlighted in green enamel, its scaly head, body and limbs incised, all encircled within a... [Lire la suite]
02 septembre 2017

A pair of underglaze-blue and yellow-glazed 'dragon' bowls, Daoguang six-character seal marks and of the period

Lot 751. A pair of underglaze-blue and yellow-glazed 'dragon' bowls, Daoguang six-character seal marks in underglaze blue and of the period (1821-1850), 4 1/8 in. (10.3 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 10,000 - USD 15,000. Price realised USD 21,250.© Christie's Images Ltd 2017 Each bowl is decorated on the exterior with two five-clawed dragons striding amidst flames in pursuit of flaming pearls above a band of overlapping lotus petals rising from the foot, all highlighted in yellow glaze against the deep... [Lire la suite]
02 septembre 2017

A very rare famille rose ‘magpie’ bowl, Daoguang six-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1821-1850)

Lot 750. A very rare famille rose ‘magpie’ bowl, Daoguang six-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1821-1850), 5 3/8 in. (13.7 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 35,000 - USD 50,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2017  The bowl is decorated on the exterior with ten black and white magpies perched in pairs on branches beside flowering tree peony, with a further magpie on the ground and a twelfth magpie in flight.  Provenance: Sotheby’s Hong Kong, 15 May 1990, lot 251.S. Marchant & Son,... [Lire la suite]