20 janvier 2018

A rare iron-red and gilt ewer and hinged cover, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

  Lot 63. A rare iron-red and gilt ewer and hinged cover, Kangxi period (1662-1722); 13 ¼ in. (33 cm.) high. Estimate USD 15,000 - USD 20,000. Price realised USD 30,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2018 Of Islamic metalwork form, the peach-shaped cover above a molded neck and a body delicately enameled with lilies flanking iron-red teardrop panels with lotus, with later Dutch silver mounts. Provenance: A French private collection.Acquired from The Collection of Bernardino... [Lire la suite]

21 septembre 2017

An iron-red and gilt baluster vase, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 824. An iron-red and gilt baluster vase, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722). Height 13 1/4  in., 33.7 cm. Estimate 2,000 — 3,000 USD. Lot sold 3,500 USD. Photo: Sotheby's. sturdily potted, enameled in pencil style, the rounded shoulder with chrysanthemum blooms borne on a leafy meander enclosed within alternating large and small lappets below a diaper band and foliate scroll encircling the waisted neck, the base with a band of upright lappets, with an underglaze blue... [Lire la suite]
18 mai 2016

A pair of iron-red and gilt 'bat and Shou character' bowls, Daoguang seal marks and of the period (1821-1850)

Lot 75. A pair of iron-red and gilt 'bat and Shou character' bowls, Daoguang seal marks and of the period (1821-1850). Each 12cm (7 1/8in) diam. (2). Sold for £6,875 (€8,872). © Bonhams 2001-2016. The bowls with shallow rounded sides supported on a slightly tapering foot rising to a flared rim, each painted around the exterior in iron red and gilt enamels with five Shou characters between two borders of bats neatly arranged in a row hanging upside.  Provenance: a distinguished Belgian private... [Lire la suite]
26 décembre 2015

An iron-red and gilt armorial plate, first half 18th century

Lot 29. An iron-red and gilt armorial plate, first half 18th century. Estimate $4,000 – $6,000. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 From a unique service with the arms of van Reverhorst within smaller arms of his grandparents - 6 ¼ in. (16 cm.) wide, overal Christie's. CHINESE EXPORT ART, 21 January 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza
02 mars 2015

A rare and important iron-red and gilt rouleau vase, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period

A rare and important iron-red and gilt rouleau vase, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period. Estimate 30,000 — 50,000 USD. Photo Sotheby's. of cylindrical form, slightly tapering towards the base, the canted shoulders rising to a tall neck with an everted mouth and galleried rim, finely enameled in varying tones of iron red with detailing in green, black and gilt one side depicting the Three Gods (Happiness, Wealth and Longivity) with young boys, the other side with a two-line inscription and three... [Lire la suite]
26 mars 2011

Famille-Verte, Iron-red and Gilt Rouleau Vases, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period, circa 1720 from J.T. Tai & Co at Sotheby's NY 2011

      Lot 101. A pair of large Famille-Verte, Iron-red and Gilt Rouleau Vases, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period, circa 1720; height 28 in., 71.1 cm. Estimate 40,000—60,000 USD. Lot Sold 170,500 USD. photo Sotheby's 2011. of similar form to the preceding lot, one with children playing with a bell toy whilst a lady dances on a patterned carpet, watched by a couple seated on a low bench, and a mother preparing to nurse her child in an elegantly furnished pavilion to one side; the other vase with three... [Lire la suite]