10 mars 2019

A blue and white vase, yuhuchunping, Jiajing mark and period (1522-1566)

Lot 505. A blue and white vase, yuhuchunping, Jiajing mark and period (1522-1566). Height 12 3/8  in., 31.4 cm. Estimate 80,000 — 120,000 USD. Unsold. Courtesy Sotheby's. elegantly potted, the pear-shaped body rising from a short slightly tapered foot to a waisted neck and everted rim, painted in rich tones of underglaze-blue with a peony scroll encircling the body, framed above and below by bands of alternating lappets and florets, the neck painted with two registers of lotus... [Lire la suite]

10 mars 2019

A large blue and white 'dragon' bowl, Jiajing mark and period (1522-1566)

Lot 504. A large blue and white 'dragon' bowl, Jiajing mark and period (1522-1566). Diameter 12 1/4  in., 31.1 cm. Estimate 40,000 — 60,000 USD. Lot Sold 100,000 USD. Courtesy Sotheby's. the deep, rounded sides sweeping up from a slightly tapered foot to an everted rim, the exterior painted in bright cobalt tones with two five-clawed dragons each in pursuit of a 'flaming pearl', their long sinuous bodies covered in scales and accented with a ridged spine, amid clouds and flame... [Lire la suite]
09 mars 2019

A pair of underglaze-blue and yellow-enameled 'crane' dishes, Jiajing marks and period (1522-1566)

Lot 501. A pair of underglaze-blue and yellow-enameled 'crane' dishes, Jiajing marks and period (1522-1566). Diameter 5 1/2  in., 14 cm. Estimate 20,000 — 30,000 USD. Lot sold 15,000 USD. Courtesy Sotheby's. each with low rounded sides set over a tapered foot and rising to an everted rim, the interior centered with four cranes in flight amidst wisps of clouds all within a double circle, the motif repeated around the exterior with eight cranes, the negative space on both sides in yellow... [Lire la suite]
13 décembre 2018

A blue and white ‘Peonies and Buddhist lions’ decorated bowl, Jiajing mark and period (1522-1566)

Lot 564. Chine, Dynastie Ming, Marque et époque Jiajing, Bol en porcelaine à décor de pivoines et lions, marque Jiajing à six caractères sous la base. Hauteur : 5.5 cm. Diamètre : 17.5 cm. Estimation: 1 500 € / 2 000 €. Adjugé 3 300 €. Courtesy Artprecium. Usures.Provenance : Collection Spoerry, inventorié dans le carnet de collection sous le numéro 1074.A Chinese Jiajing mark and period ‘peonies & buddhist lions’ blue and white decorated bowl.Provenance: Spoerry collection,... [Lire la suite]
13 décembre 2018

A blue and white 'Lotus and fish' bowl, Jiajing mark and period (1522-1566)

Lot 563. Chine, Dynastie Ming, époque Jiajing (1521-1567), Bol en porcelaine à décor bleu blanc de carpes dans un étang, l’intérieur orné de dragons. La base porte une marque Jiajing à six caractères. Hauteur : 5.5 cm. Diamètre : 15 cm. Estimation: 1 500 € / 2 000 €. Adjugé 7 200 €. Courtesy Artprecium. Usures.Provenance : Collection Spoerry, inventorié dans le carnet de collection sous le numéro 1002.Une facture de la Galerie Yamanaka à Kyoto datée de Mai 1920 accompagne ce lot.A Chinese... [Lire la suite]
04 septembre 2018

An aubergine and yellow enameled square 'phoenix' bowl, Jiajing mark and period (1522-1566)

Lot 173. An aubergine and yellow enameled square 'phoenix' bowl, Jiajing mark and period (1522-1566). Width 6 1/2  in., 16.5 cm . Estimate 40,000 — 60,000 USD. Lot sold 52,500 USD. © Sotheby's. each side with a subtle S-curved profile imbuing the quadrangular vessel with a rounded belly and flared rim set above a tapered foot, incised and painted to the exterior with a marigold-yellow phoenix soaring amidst scrolling lotus above a lotus petal-band all against an... [Lire la suite]

27 juin 2018

A large blue and white 'Dragon' bowl, Ming dynasty, Jiajing mark and period (1522-1566)

Lot 3161.  A large blue and white 'Dragon' bowl, Ming dynasty, Jiajing mark and period (1522-1566); 29.8 cm., 11 3/4 in. Estimate 300,000-400,000 HKD (29,357 — 39,143 EUR). Lot sold 596,000 HKD (58,323 EUR). Photo Sotheby's. well potted with deep rounded sides and everted rim raised on a slightly tapered foot, the interior centred with an en face five-clawed dragon leaping amidst lotus scrolls within double circles, the exterior similarly decorated with a pair of sinuous dragons amongst a lotus... [Lire la suite]
09 juin 2018

Rare jarre en porcelaine bleu blanc, Marque et époque Jiajing (1522-1566)

Lot 151. Rare jarre en porcelaine bleu blanc, Marque et époque Jiajing (1522-1566); 12,8 cm, 5 in. Estimation: 50,000 — 60,000 €. Lot Sold 62,500 EUR. Courtesy Sotheby's. de forme pansue, peinte en différentes variations de tons bleu cobalt de paons perchés sur des rochers et parmi les pivoines, entre deux frises de pétales stylisés, marque à six caractères en bleu sous couverte à la base dans un double cercle. A rare blue and white 'peacock' jar, Jiajing mark and period (1522-1566) ... [Lire la suite]
22 mars 2018

A rare blue and white peach-form ewer, Jiajing six-character mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1522-1566)

Lot 283. A rare blue and white peach-form ewer, Jiajing six-character mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1522-1566); 8 in. (20.5 cm.) high. Estimate USD 15,000 - USD 18,000. Price realised USD 29,800. © Christie's Images Ltd 2007   Each side molded with a peach-shaped panel enclosing a pair of dragons leaping above waves and a rock as they contest a flaming pearl, surrounded by cranes and sprigs of lingzhi and peaches, with a band of petal tips below and... [Lire la suite]
22 mars 2018

A rare kinrande gilt-decorated iron-red stem bowl, Jiajing four-character mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1522-1566)

Lot 284. A rare kinrande gilt-decorated iron-red stem bowl, Jiajing four-character mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1522-1566); 5 7/8 in. (15 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 10,000 - USD 15,000. Price realised USD 8,750. © Christie's Images Ltd 2007 The bowl with deep sides rising to an everted rim, decorated on the exterior with continuous leafy meander bearing two lotus blossoms alternating with two long-tailed phoenixes, above a band of petal lappets, the spreading stem decorated with three flower... [Lire la suite]