14 novembre 2016

A famille-rose enamelled, 'flower and fruit' dish, Daoguang seal mark and period (1821-1850)

Lot 252. A famille-rose enamelled, 'flower and fruit' dish, Daoguang seal mark and period (1821-1850). Estimate 6,000 — 8,000 GBP. Lot sold 7,500 GBP. Photo Sotheby's. well potted with shallow rounded sides rising from a short foot, enamelled on the interior with detached sprays of various fruits and flowers, the exterior further decorated with three detached clusters of lotus scrolls, the base inscribed with a six-character seal mark in iron red; 36 cm, 14 1/8  in. ... [Lire la suite]

14 novembre 2016

A blue and white three-piece altar garniture, Daoguang seal mark and period (1821-1850)

Lot 244. A blue and white three-piece altar garniture, Daoguang seal mark and period (1821-1850). Estimate 18,000 — 22,000 GBP. Lot sold 22,500 GBP. Photo Sotheby's. comprising a tripod censer, the globular body raised on three cabriole legs and set with curved upright handles; and a pair of gu-form beaker vases with flared necks above bulbous sections supported on bell-shaped bases; all finely painted with the bajixiang (Eight Buddhist Emblems), surrounded by stylised lotus... [Lire la suite]
16 septembre 2016

A famille-rose 'floral' dish, Daoguang seal mark and period (1821-1850)

Lot 905. A famille-rose 'floral' dish, Daoguang seal mark and period (1821-1850). Estimate 2,000 — 3,000 USD. Photo: Sotheby's. brightly enameled around the exterior with stylized floral sprays, the interior with five bats encircling ashou character, all in iron-red, the base with an underglaze blue six-character seal mark. Diameter 7 in., 17.8 cm Sotheby's. Saturday at Sotheby's: Asian Art, New York, 17 Sep 2016, 10:00 AM
31 août 2016

A blue and white and yellow-enameled 'dragon' dish, Daoguang seal mark and period (1821-1850)

Lot 908. A blue and white and yellow-enameled 'dragon' dish, Daoguang seal mark and period  (1821-1850). Estimate 5,000 — 7,000 USD. Photo: Sotheby's. the interior painted with a central medallion enclosing a dragon writhing amongst clouds and flame wisps in pursuit of a 'flaming pearl', the exterior similarly decorated, all reserved on a ground of blue washes, with a six-character seal mark in underglaze blue. Diameter 9 7/8  in., 25 cm Provenance: Collection of Paul Samuel Reinsch,... [Lire la suite]
06 mai 2016

A fine and rare yellow-ground famille-rose 'medallion' bowl, Daoguang seal mark and period

Lot 127. A fine and rare yellow-ground famille-rose 'medallion' bowl, Daoguang seal mark and period. Estimate  40,000 — 60,000 GBP (51,084 - 76,626 EUR). Photo Sotheby's.  the deep rounded sides rising from a short straight foot to an everted rim, finely enamelled around the exterior with three grisaille landscape medallions and one famille-rose landscape medallion, all divided by brightly enamelled foliate strapwork and reserved on a rich sgraffiato yellow... [Lire la suite]
06 mai 2016

A fine yellow-ground famille-rose 'medallion' bowl, Daoguang seal mark and period

Lot 124. A fine yellow-ground famille-rose 'medallion' bowl, Daoguang seal mark and period. Estimate  12,000 — 18,000 GBP (15,325 - 22,988 EUR). Photo Sotheby's.  the rounded sides rising from a straight foot to a slightly flared rim, the exterior with three medallions enclosing a goat beneath a tree in blossom, flanked by floral sprays and clusters of fruit and precious objects reserved on sgraffiato lemon-yellow ground, the interior decorated in underglaze blue with a... [Lire la suite]

06 mai 2016

A famille-rose 'chilong' wall vase, Daoguang seal mark and period

Lot 123. A famille-rose 'chilong' wall vase, Daoguang seal mark and period. Estimate  12,000 — 18,000 GBP (15,325 - 22,988 EUR). Photo Sotheby's. the pear-shaped flattened body rising from a short spreading foot to a tall waisted neck with everted rim and flanked by a pair of pierced iron-red and gilt chilong handles, brightly enamelled to the front face with two large chilong amidst lotus strapwork, all reserved on a turquoise ground, the reverse with a... [Lire la suite]
06 mai 2016

A famille-rose enamelled 'flower and fruit' dish, Daoguang seal mark and period

Lot 122. A famille-rose enamelled 'flower and fruit' dish, Daoguang seal mark and period. Estimate  6,000 — 8,000 GBP (7,663 - 10,217 EUR). Photo Sotheby's. well potted with shallow rounded sides rising from a short foot, enamelled on the interior with detached sprays of various fruits and flowers, the exterior further decorated with three detached clusters of lotus scrolls, the base inscribed with a six-character seal mark in iron red; 36 cm, 14 1/8  in. ... [Lire la suite]
19 mars 2016

An incised green and yellow 'dragon and phoenix' bowl, Daoguang seal mark and period

Lot 1447, An incised green and yellow 'dragon and phoenix' bowl, Daoguang seal mark and period. Estimate USD 5,000 ~ 7,000. Lot sold 10,000 USD. Photo Sotheby's. the steeply rounded sides rising from a short straight foot, the exterior decorated with two dragons chasing flaming pearls separated by two phoenix amongst cloud and flame motifs, the interior with a shou medallion, seal mark in underglaze blue. Diameter 4 3/4  in., 12 cm Sotheby’s. Saturday at Sotheby’s: Asian Art... [Lire la suite]
17 mars 2016

A blue and white reverse-decorated 'dragon' dish, Daoguang seal mark and period

Lot 1417, A blue and white reverse-decorated 'dragon' dish, Daoguang seal mark and period. Estimate 4,000 — 6,000 USD. Photo Sotheby's the shallow rounded sides rising to a flaring rim, painted to the interior with a five-clawed dragon writhing above a tumultuous sea, the exterior with nine further dragons above waves, the base with a six-character seal mark. Diameter 7 in., 17.8 cm Provenance: C.C. Teng & Co. Sotheby’s. Saturday at Sotheby’s: Asian Art New York, 19 mars... [Lire la suite]