07 mai 2019

A Doucai 'Shou' bowl, Daoguang seal mark and period (1821-1850)

Lot 31. A Doucai 'Shou' bowl, Daoguang seal mark and period (1821-1850); 12.8 cm. 5 in. Estimate 20,000 — 30,000 GBP. Courtesy Sotheby's. the rounded sides of the exterior decorated with five stylised shou characters, all framed by further scrolling foliage and iron-red bats, with a six-character seal mark in underglaze blue Sotheby's. Important Chinese Art, London, 15 may 2019  ---------------------------Galerie de photos Windows Live---------------------------Une erreur... [Lire la suite]

07 mai 2019

A Doucai 'Floral' bowl, Daoguang seal mark and period (1821-1850)

Lot 30. A Doucai 'Floral' bowl, Daoguang seal mark and period (1821-1850); 12.5 cm, 4 7/8  in. Estimate 20,000 — 30,000 GBP. Courtesy Sotheby's. the deep rounded sides rising from a short straight foot to a slightly everted rim, painted and enamelled around the exterior with three stylised floral sprays, the interior with a floral scroll medallion, the base inscribed with a six-character seal mark in underglaze blue. Provenance: Sotheby's New York, 14th September 2011, lot 404. ... [Lire la suite]
31 décembre 2018

An incised yellow-glazed 'dragon' dish, Daoguang seal mark and period (1821-1850)

Lot 1395. An incised yellow-glazed 'dragon' dish, Daoguang seal mark and period (1821-1850). Diameter 6 3/4  in., 17.1 cm. Estimate $5,000 - $7,000. Sold: $16,250 . © Sotheby's with shallow sides rising to the lipped rim, the center finely incised with a writhing five-clawed scaly dragon in pursuit of a 'flaming pearl' amidst flame-scrolls and clouds within a ring, the sides enlivened by two further dragons chasing 'flaming pearls' all beneath the translucent egg-yellow glaze, the... [Lire la suite]
28 décembre 2018

A blue and white 'Daoist emblems' bowl, Daoguang seal mark and period (1821-1850)

Lot 1080. A blue and white 'Daoist emblems' bowl, Daoguang seal mark and period (1821-1850). Diameter 8 in., 20.3 cm. Estimate $3,000 - $5,000. Sold: $11,875 . © Sotheby's the flaring ogee form supported by a broad, tapering foot, the interior painted with a roundel of stylized chrysanthemum and peaches below eight Daoist emblems to the cavetto, the exterior painted with scrolling flowers above a band of ruyi encircling the foot, the base with a six-character seal mark. Property... [Lire la suite]
23 décembre 2018

A famille-rose 'Baxijiang' bowl, Daoguang seal mark and period (1821-1850)

Lot 1007. A famille-rose 'Baxijiang' bowl, Daoguang seal mark and period (1821-1850); Diameter 4 1/4  in., 10.8 cm. Estimate $6,000 - $8,000. Sold: $12,500. © Sotheby's with steep rounded sides and a gently flared rim, painted around the exterior with four beribboned Buddhist emblems, the base with a six-character seal mark. Provenance: C.C. Teng & Co. Sotheby's. Saturday at Sotheby’s: Asian Art, New York, 18 March 2017
23 décembre 2018

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

Lot 1006. A blue and white 'dragon' bowl, Daoguang seal mark and period (1821-1850). Diameter 4 3/8  in., 11.1 cm. Estimate $3,000 - $5,000. Sold: $7,500. © Sotheby's with deep rounded sides and a gently everted rim, painted around the exterior in inky cobalt blue with two five-clawed dragons striding above waves reaching for 'flaming pearls,' the base with a six-character seal mark. Provenance: C.C. Teng & Co. Sotheby's. Saturday at Sotheby’s: Asian Art, New York, 18 March... [Lire la suite]

23 décembre 2018

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

Lot 1002. A blue and white 'phoenix' dish, Daoguang seal mark and period (1821-1850). Diameter 6 1/2  in., 16.5 cm. Estimate $4,000 - $6,000. Sold: $6,000. © Sotheby's the interior painted in inky tones of blue with a medallion enclosing two confronted phoenix amidst cloud wisps, the underside similarly decorated, the base with a six-character seal mark. Provenance: C.C. Teng & Co. Sotheby's. Saturday at Sotheby’s: Asian Art, New York, 18 March 2017
23 décembre 2018

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

Lot 1001. A blue and white 'dragon' dish, Daoguang seal mark and period (1821-1850). Diameter 6 1/2  in., 16.7 cm. Estimate $4,000 - $6,000. Sold: $9,375. © Sotheby's the rounded sides rising from a tapered foot to a slightly flared rim, the interior painted with a scaly dragon leaping to grasp a 'flaming pearl' amid flame scrolls, the exterior repeating the motif, all within double line borders, the base with a six-character seal mark. Sotheby's. Saturday... [Lire la suite]
19 décembre 2018

A blue and white 'Flower scroll' dish, Daoguang seal mark and period (1821-1850)

Lot 207. A blue and white 'Flower scroll' dish, Daoguang seal mark and period (1821-1850); 13.7 cm, 5 3/8  in. Estimate: £15,000 - £25,000. Lot Sold: £15,000. © Sotheby's the shallow rounded sides rising from a short foot, finely painted in cobalt blue with the 'heaping and piling' effect, the interior with a medallion enclosing a central peony surrounded by peony and lotus blooms amongst meandering leafy branches, encircled by a composite floral scroll below a... [Lire la suite]
13 septembre 2018

A ruby-ground famille-rose sgraffiato ‘medallion’ bowl, Daoguang seal mark and period (1821-1850)

Lot 162. A rare ruby-ground famille-rose sgraffiato ‘medallion’ bowl, Daoguang seal mark and period (1821-1850). Diameter 6 in., 15.2 cm. Estimate: 20,000 — 30,000 USD. Lot sold 40,000 USD. © Sotheby's. the deep rounded sides supported on a narrow straight foot rising to a gently everted rim, the exterior finely enameled with four circular reserves enclosing 'antiques', flowers, millet and lanterns between stylized floral sprays, all against a deftly incised sgraffiato ruby ground, the... [Lire la suite]