04 juillet 2022

Kangxi Porcelain sold at Sotheby's New York, 17–29 June 2022

Lot 4. A yellow-ground green-enameled 'peach' bowl, Mark and period of Kangxi (1662-1722). Diameter 4½ in., 11.5 cm. Lot sold: 6,930 USD (Estimate: 3,000 - 5,000 USD). © Sotheby's the base inscribed with a six-character mark in aubergine within a double circle. Lot 16. A pair of sancai-glazed bowls, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722). Diameter 4¾ in., 12 cm. Lot sold: 2,772 USD (Estimate: 2,000 - 3,000... [Lire la suite]

23 juin 2022

Kangxi Porcelain sold at Sotheby's Paris, 16 June 2022

Lot 18. An exceptionally large famille-verte 'Lintong dou bao' charger, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722); 55.5 cm, 21 7/8 in. Lot sold: 163,800 EUR (Estimate: 20,000 - 30,000 EUR). © Sotheby's 2022 Property from a European private collection. Provenance: Sotheby's London, 12th June 2003, lot 222; Christie’s, London, 7th November 2006, lot 189; Galerie 41, Monaco, 31st March 2007. Note: This awe-inspiring charger, superbly painted with vivid enamels of... [Lire la suite]
14 mai 2022

A famille-verte biscuit figure of Budai Qing dynasty, Kangxi period

Lot 78. A famille-verte biscuit figure of Budai, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722). Width 15.7 cm, 6¼ in. Lot sold 8,190 GBP (Estimate : 6,000 - 8,000 GBP). © Sotheby's 2022 Sotheby's. Important Chinese Art, London, 11 May 2022  
14 mai 2022

A very large famille-verte yenyen vase, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period

Lot 77. A very large famille-verte yenyen vase, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722). Height 77 cm, 30¼ in.. Lot sold 100,800 GBP (Estimate : 40,000 - 60,000 GBP). © Sotheby's 2022 Provenance: Christie's New York, 22nd March 1995, lot 293.  Christie's London, 16th November 1998, lot 232A. Note: This vase is remarkable for the skillful craftsmanship in not only its monumental yet harmonious silhouette, but also the rendering of a lively scene in vivid shades of famille... [Lire la suite]
24 avril 2022

Kangxi Famille Verte sold at Sotheby's, China / 5000 Years, New York, 29 March 2022

Lot 608. A pair of famille-verte 'bird and flower' jars, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722). Height 13⅝ in., 34 cm, wood covers and stands. Lot sold: 12,600 USD (Estimate: 3,000 - 5,000 USD). © Sotheby's 2022 Property from a New York Private Collection. Provenance: Acquired in New York prior to 2000.  Lot 673. A pair of powder-blue ground and gilt famille-verte 'floral' dishes, Qing dynasty, Kangxi... [Lire la suite]
23 avril 2022

Kangxi porcelains sold at Sotheby's, Important Chinese Art, New York, 23 March 2022

Lot 256. A rare doucai 'birthday' dish, Mark and period of Kangxi (1662-1722). Diameter 8¼ in., 21.1 cm. Lot sold: 81,900 USD (Estimate: 40,000 - 60,000 USD). © Sotheby's 2022 the base with a six-character mark in underglaze blue inscribed in three columns within a double circle. Note: Vibrantly painted in the doucai palette, the motifs adorning this dish brim with auspicious meaning indicating it was clearly intended as a birthday gift. During his... [Lire la suite]

12 mars 2022

A famille-verte 'birthday' dish, Mark and period of Kangxi (1662-1722)

  Lot 20. A famille-verte 'birthday' dish, Mark and period of Kangxi (1662-1722). Diameter 9⅞ in., 25.1 cm. Estimate: 8,000 - 12,000 USD. Lot sold: Lot sold: 107,100 USD. © Sothebys.  the base with a six-character mark in underglaze blue within a double circle. Provenance: Christie's London, 4th May 1970, lot 105. Collection of Dr Wou Kiuan (1910-1997). Wou Lien-Pai Museum, 1968-present, coll. no. Q.3.21. Literature: Rose Kerr et... [Lire la suite]
15 janvier 2022

A famille-verte 'Romance of the Three Kingdoms' dish, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

  Lot 151. A famille-verte 'Romance of the Three Kingdoms' dish, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722); D. 35 cm, 13¾ in. Lot sold: 5,922 HKD (Estimate: 2,000-3,000 HKD). © Sotheby's. depicting three equestrians in a landscape. Sotheby's. Arts d'Asie, Paris, 9 December 2021
29 décembre 2021

A large famille-verte 'bird and flower' baluster jar and cover, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 33. A large famille-verte 'bird and flower' baluster jar and cover, Kangxi period (1662-1722); 24 3/4in (63cm) high, overall. Sold for US$ 12,750 (€ 11,252) (Est: $8,000 - $12,000). © Bonhams 2001-2021 Robustly potted rising from a waisted lower body to a generous shoulder and upright neck, painted all around with 'bird and flower' vignettes within petal-form panels, the neck with a composite floral band, the domed cover similarly decorated and surmounted by a bud-form knop. Bonhams. Fine Asian Works of... [Lire la suite]
14 novembre 2021

A pair of famille-verte lobed ewers and covers, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 322. A pair of famille-verte lobed ewers and covers, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722). Height 27 cm, 10⅝ in. Lot sold: 7,560 GBP (Estimate: 8,000 - 12,000 GBP). (C) 2021 Sotheby's each pear-shaped body rising from a spreading foot and moulded with a spiral lobe, set to one side with a correspondingly lobed tall loop handle and to the other with an elegant curved spout attached to the body with a strut, the domed cover surmounted by a lotus bud finial. Provenance:Sotheby's New York,... [Lire la suite]