14 octobre 2021

A blue and white 'daoist immortals' bowl, Daoguang six-character seal mark and of the period (1821-1850)

Lot 864. A blue and white 'daoist immortals' bowl, Daoguang six-character seal mark and of the period (1821-1850); 5 7/8 in. (14.9 cm.) diam. Estimate: USD 6,000 - USD 8,000. Price realised USD 18,750. © Christie's 2021 The bowl is finely decorated on the exterior with the Eight Daoist Immortals standing on clouds. The interior is decorated with a central medallion of Sanxing (Three Star Gods) beneath a pine tree. Provenance: Lammert Brothers, Hong Kong, 18 November 1975,... [Lire la suite]

13 octobre 2021

A doucai 'phoenix' dish, Daoguang six-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1821-1850)

  Lot 861. A doucai 'phoenix' dish, Daoguang six-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1821-1850); 7 5/8 in. (19.4 cm.) diam. Estimate: USD 18,000 - USD 25,000. Price realised USD 25,000. © Christie's 2021 The dish is decorated on the interior with a central medallion of three archaistic phoenixes encircling a lotus blossom. The exterior is decorated with similar designs above a band of ruyi heads enclosing dots encircling the foot. Provenance: Private... [Lire la suite]
12 octobre 2021

A wucai 'dragon and phoenix' bowl, Daoguang six-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1821-1850)

Lot 819. A wucai 'dragon and phoenix' bowl, Daoguang six-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1821-1850); 6 ¼ in. (15.9 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 8,000 - USD 12,000. Price realised USD 40,000. © Christie's 2021 The bowl is decorated on the exterior with two descending phoenixes between green and iron-red five-clawed dragons pursuing flaming pearls amidst flower sprigs, below a band of Buddhist emblems alternating with ruyi heads joined by a blue line. The... [Lire la suite]
12 octobre 2021

An iron-red-decorated 'bats' bowl, Daoguang six-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1821-1850)

Lot 818. An iron-red-decorated 'bats' bowl, Daoguang six-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1821-1850); 4 7/8 in. (12.4 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 4,000 - USD 6,000. Price realised USD 13,750. © Christie's 2021 The deep sides are decorted on the exterior with five stylized bats with wan emblems, separated by peach sprigs and below a band of ruyi-head scrolls. Provenance: Acquired in Florida, 1985. Christie's. Important Chinese Ceramics and... [Lire la suite]
26 octobre 2020

A doucai 'floral-bouquet' bowl, Daoguang six-character seal mark in underglaze-blue and of the period (1821-1850)

Lot 362. A doucai 'floral-bouquet' bowl, Daoguang six-character seal mark in underglaze-blue and of the period (1821-1850); 6 in. (15.3 cm.) diam. Estimate HKD 80,000 - HKD 150,000. Price realised HKD 100,000. © Christie's Images Limited 2020. Christie's. The Pavilion Sale Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, Hong Kong, 9 October 2020  
02 octobre 2020

A pair of Guan-style foliate bowls, Daoguang six-character seal marks in underglaze blue and of the period (1821-1850)

Lot 863. A pair of Guan-style foliate bowls, Daoguang six-character seal marks in underglaze blue and of the period (1821-1850); 4 ¾ in. (12 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 12,000 - USD 18,000. Price realised USD 22,500. © Christie's Image Ltd 2020. Each with rounded sides molded as six petals that rise to the foliate rim, covered overall with a blue-green glaze suffused with a broad, golden-brown crackle. Provenance: The James and Marilynn Alsdorf Collection, Chicago, acquired prior to 1990. ... [Lire la suite]

05 juillet 2020

A small blue and white double-gourd vase, Daoguang six-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1821-1850)

Lot 135. A small blue and white double-gourd vase, Daoguang six-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1821-1850). Hauteur: 17,3 cm. (6 7/8 in.). Estimate EUR 5,000 - EUR 8,000. Price realised EUR 15,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2020. Le vase est orné de deux dragons sinueux la tête en bas encadrant un caractère shou central, leurs longues et ondulantes queues partent du col autour d'une chauve-souris stylisée au centre. Le col est souligné d'une bandes de... [Lire la suite]
05 juillet 2020

A blue and white moonflask, bianhu, Daoguang six-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1821-1850)

Lot 134. A blue and white moonflask, bianhu, Daoguang six-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1821-1850). Hauteur: 23,5 cm. (9 ¼ in.). Estimate EUR 5,000 - EUR 8,000. Price realised EUR 6,875. © Christie's Image Ltd 2020. Chaque face est moulée en léger relief d'un panneau en forme de pêche orné de chauves-souris et de pêches sur leurs tiges feuillagées, en réserve sur fond de rinceaux de lotus. Le col et l'épaulement sont reliés par des anses coudées se terminant en... [Lire la suite]
06 juin 2020

A wucai 'dragon and phoenix' bowl, Daoguang six-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1821-1850)

Lot 3155. A wucai 'dragon and phoenix' bowl, Daoguang six-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1821-1850); 6 1/8 in. (15.5 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 15,000 - USD 25,000. Price realised USD 32,500. © Christie's Image Ltd 2015 The bowl has deep, rounded sides flaring slightly to the rim, and the exterior is painted with two phoenixes descending between green and iron-red dragons pursuing flaming pearls amidst flower sprigs, below a band of Buddhist Emblems alternating... [Lire la suite]
06 juin 2020

A green-glazed 'dragon' dish and a yellow-glazed incised 'dragon' dish, Daoguang marks and period (1821-1850)

Lot 3163. A green-glazed 'dragon' dish and a yellow-glazed incised 'dragon' dish, Daoguang six-character seal marks in underglaze blue and of the period (1821-1850); 7 and 6 ¾ in. (17.7 and 17.1 cm.) diam. Estimate USD20,000 - USD 30,000. Price realised USD 16,250. © Christie's Image Ltd 2015 Each dish is decorated on the interior with a five-clawed dragon leaping amidst flames in pursuit of a flaming pearl, and on the exterior with two further dragons at a similar pursuit. On the first dish the... [Lire la suite]