14 février 2017

A large pair of Chinese famille-verte baluster jars and covers, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period

Lot 182. From the property of Mary Duchess of Roxburghe. A large pair of Chinese famille-verte baluster jars and covers, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period. Estimate 5,000 — 7,000 GBP. Lot sold 18,750 GBP. Photo courtesy Sotheby's. each painted with peacocks and other birds in flight amongst large peonies and other floral blooms borne on leafy branches, all below a chevron band around the shoulder, the neck decorated with floral branches issuing from pierced rocks, the domed cover similarly decorated; each... [Lire la suite]

14 janvier 2017

A large famille-verte double-gourd vase, Qing Dynasty, Kangxi Period (1662-1722)

Lot 94. A large famille-verte double-gourd vase, Qing Dynasty, Kangxi Period (1662-1722). Estimate 18,000 — 22,000 GBP. Sold 22,500 GBP. Photo Sotheby’s. the larger lower bulb brightly painted with peony branches issuing from pierced rocks below ruyi clouds and a keyfret band, the waisted shoulder encircled by shaped floral cartouches reserved on a diaper band below a chevron border, the upper gourd similarly decorated with chrysanthemum and lily in a garden with pierced rocks below a foliate... [Lire la suite]
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13 novembre 2016

A Famille-Verte ‘water margin’ bottle vase, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 217. A Famille-Verte ‘water margin’ bottle vase, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722). Estimate 1,000 — 1,500 GBP. Lot sold 2,000 GBP. Photo Sotheby's. of pear shape, painted with three equestrian warriors in a landscape, the neck with two armed figures accompanied by inscriptions, the base hollowed, wood stand. Quantity: 2 - 35 cm, 13¾ in.. Sotheby's. Important Chinese Art, London, 09 Nov 2016
13 novembre 2016

A large Famille-Verte punch bowl, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period

Lot 220. A large Famille-Verte punch bowl, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period. Estimate 2,500 — 3,500 GBP. Lot sold 5,000 GBP. Photo Sotheby's. painted to the exterior with shaped floral panels reserved on a fish-roe ground, below a diaper band with shaped cartouches of precious objects, the interior with flowers issuing from rocks, the rim with a diaper band with shaped panels of mythical beasts and antiques; 34.8 cm, 13 5/8  in. Sotheby's. Important Chinese Art, London, 09 Nov 2016
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14 octobre 2016

A pair of famille-verte 'narcissus' month cups, seal marks and period of Jiaqing (1796-1820)

Lot 3677. A pair of famille-verte 'narcissus' month cups, seal marks and period of Jiaqing (1796-1820). Estimate 180,000 — 220,000 HKD. Lot sold 225,000 HKD. Photo: Sothebys.  the exteriors finely enamelled with a scene of flowering narcissus blooms and roses, wood stands; 5.8 cm, 2 1/4  in. Provenance: Christie's London, 4th November 2008, lot 218.  Sotheby's, Important Chinese Art, Hong Kong, 05 Oct 2016
26 août 2016

A small famille-verte 'Figural' rouleau vase, Kangxi period  (1662-1722)

Lot 249. A small famille-verte 'Figural' rouleau vase, Kangxi period  (1662-1722). Estimate 6,000 — 8,000 USD.Photo: Sotheby's the slightly tapered cylindrical body rising from a short foot to an angled shoulder with a tall waisted neck and an everted rim, painted to the exterior with a scholar and a monk sitting on a garden terrace, the shoulder encircled by a band of lotus heads and leaves against a ground of swirls, the neck with bamboo... [Lire la suite]

26 août 2016

A rare famille-verte 'qilin' brushwasher, Kangxi period  (1662-1722)

Lot 246. A rare famille-verte 'qilin' brushwasher, Kangxi period  (1662-1722). Estimate 15,000 — 20,000 USD.Photo: Sotheby's sturdily potted with steep sides rising from a stepped base, vibrantly enameled to the central medallion with aqilin in a landscape, the well with four panels enclosing precious objects tied with ribbons reserved on alternating diaper grounds, the exterior with a continuous landscape, an apocryphal Chenghua mark in underglaze blue inscribed to the countersunk foot, Japanese... [Lire la suite]
26 août 2016

A rare famille-verte, iron-red and gilt-decorated 'Immortals' bowl, Qing dynasty, Late Kangxi period (1662-1722)

 Lot 244. A rare famille-verte, iron-red and gilt-decorated 'Immortals' bowl, Qing dynasty, Late Kangxi period  (1662-1722). Estimate 20,000 — 30,000 USD. Photo: Sotheby's delicately potted, the shallow rounded sides rising from a straight foot to a slightly lipped rim, intricately enameled around the exterior with a procession of Daoist Immortals and their attendants, with Xiwangmu atop a crane supporting a double-gourd from which emanates a long thin stream of vapor and five bats,... [Lire la suite]
06 mai 2016

A famille-verte tankard, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 186. A famille-verte tankard, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722). Estimate 5,000 — 7,000 GBP (6,386 - 8,940 EUR). Photo Sotheby's.   the globular body rising from a spreading foot to a wide cylindrical neck, brightly decorated with four shaped panels enclosing horses amongst fenced landscapes, divided by animal masks suspending rings, all reserved against a purple enamelled ice-crackle ground with prunus flowers, framed by lappet bands above and below, the... [Lire la suite]
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06 mai 2016

A famille-verte vase, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 185. A famille-verte vase, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722). Estimate 20,000 — 30,000 GBP (25,542 - 38,313 EUR). Photo Sotheby's.   the baluster body rising from a recessed base to rounded shoulders, surmounted by a tall waisted neck with everted rim, brightly enamelled with a continuous landscape scene below scrolling clouds, depicting an official paying tribute to a retreated scholar, accompanied by attendants and military figures, the neck with stylised shou characters... [Lire la suite]
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