11 août 2019

A celadon-glazed barrel-form jar, Jiaqing seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1796-1820)

Lot 1438. A celadon-glazed barrel-form jar, Jiaqing seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1796-1820); 6½ in. (16.5 cm.) high, Estimate USD 10,000 - USD 15,000. Price realised USD 40,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2010. Decorated in relief with mask and ring handles between rows of 'nail heads', covered overall with a glaze of soft celadon color. Christie's. Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art Including Property from the Arthur M. Sackler Collections. 26 March 2010. New York, Rockefeller Plaza ... [Lire la suite]

11 août 2019

A blue and white Ming-style pear-shaped garlic-mouth vase, Jiaqing seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1796-1820)

Lot 1375. A blue and white Ming-style pear-shaped garlic-mouth vase, Jiaqing seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1796-1820); 11 in. (28 cm.) high. Estimate USD 70,000 - USD 90,000. Price realised USD 86,500 at Christie's New York, 26 March 2010, lot 1375. © Christie's Image Ltd 2010 Finely painted in early fifteenth century style with blossoming branches alternating with blossoming and fruiting branches of peach, pomegranate and gourd, between a band of upright petals below and ruyi and key-fret bands... [Lire la suite]
14 mai 2019

A blue-glazed altar vessel and cover, Dou, Impressed Jiaqing seal marks and of the period (1796-1820)

Lot 26. A blue-glazed altar vessel and cover, Dou, Impressed Jiaqing seal marks and of the period (1796-1820);26cm (10 1/4in) high. Estimate £ 8,000 - 12,000 (€ 9,300 - 14,000). © Bonhams 2001-2019 The vessel moulded in shallow relief with bands of archaistic motifs including overlapping lappets and 'C' curls, the domed cover surmounted by a double-rope-twist loop handle, both covered inside and out with a lustrous glaze of vibrant indigo-blue tone, covering the impressed seal marks inside the foot and... [Lire la suite]
04 mai 2019

A polychrome-enamelled 'Auspicious motifs' bowl, Jiaqing seal mark and of the period (1796-1820)

Lot 107. A polychrome-enamelled 'Auspicious motifs' bowl, Jiaqing seal mark and of the period (1796-1820); 19cm (7 1/2in) diam. Estimate £ 800 - 1,200 (€ 930 - 1,400). © Bonhams 2001-2019 The exterior brightly enamelled with twin-fish motifs suspending musical chimes below a gilt character, alternating with a lotus flower head meander with bats, all above a wave border with a further four bats, the interior with a central shou character.  Bonhams. Asian Art, London, 13 May 2019 -... [Lire la suite]
13 mai 2018

A blue and white 'dragon' bottle vase, Jiaqing seal mark and of the period (1796-1820)

Lot 235. A blue and white 'dragon' bottle vase, Jiaqing seal mark and of the period (1796-1820); 35cm (12in) high. Estimate £ 40,000 - 60,000 (€ 45,000 - 68,000). Unsold. © Bonhams 2001-2018 Boldly painted around the exterior in underglaze-blue with three wreathing five-clawed dragons pursuing the flaming pearl amidst flames and ruyi-head clouds, all above crashing waves, the mouth-rim with a band of pendent ruyi-heads and the foot with a leiwen band. Note: A blue and white Jiaqing mark... [Lire la suite]
07 mai 2017

A green and yellow-glazed 'birds and peach' bowl, Jiaqing seal mark and of the period

Lot 123. A green and yellow-glazed 'birds and peach' bowl, Jiaqing seal mark and of the period (1796-1820). Estimate HK$ 80,000 - 120,000 (€9,400 - 14,000). Photo: Bonhams. Well potted with deep rounded sides rising from a tapering foot, the exterior finely incised and glazed in green, depicting birds in flight amidst fruiting peach trees and flowering branches issuing from rockwork above grass, below a single green band at the mouth rim, all on a rich yellow ground stopping neatly at the foot, the concave base with a... [Lire la suite]
26 avril 2017

A teadust-glazed bottle vase, Jiaqing seal mark and of the period (1796-1820)

Lot 170. A teadust-glazed bottle vase, Jiaqing seal mark and of the period (1796-1820); 19.5cm (7 5/8in) high. Estimate £5,000 - 7,000 (€5,900 - 8,200). Photo: Bonhams.  The compressed globular body supported on a short splayed foot and rising to a tall tapering neck below an everted rim, covered overall in an olive-green glaze flecked with a fine yellow mist.  Provenance: A British private collection, and thence by descent Note: Compare with a similar teadust-glazed bottle vase, Jiaqing... [Lire la suite]