18 mai 2019

A lime-green ground famille-rose 'Tea-poem' tray, Jiaqing seal mark and period

Lot 134. A lime-green ground famille-rose 'Tea-poem' tray, Jiaqing seal mark and period (1796-1820); 16 cm, 6 1/4  in. Estimate 20,000 - 30,000 GBP. Lot sold 35,000 GBP (45,224 USD). Courtesy Sotheby's. of oval lobed form supported on four ridge feet, the interior centred with a lobed panel enclosing an inscription in iron-red dated to Jiaqing dingsi year (corresponding to 1797) followed by two seal marks, all within composite floral scrolls and against a... [Lire la suite]

05 mai 2019

A flambé-glazed vase, fanghu, Jiaqing seal mark and period (1796-1820)

Lot 45. A flambé-glazed vase, fanghu, Jiaqing seal mark and period (1796-1820);29.5 cm, 11 3/4  in. Estimate £6,000-8,000. Courtesy Sotheby's. the pear-shaped body rising from a short spreading foot to a wide mouth flanked by a pair of square handles, moulded to the front and back with a large peach-shaped panel and covered overall in a purplish-red glaze streaked with bright turquoise thinning to beige on the extremities, six-character seal mark incised to the base.  Provenance:... [Lire la suite]
25 avril 2019

Three blue and white 'Dragon' bowls, Jiaqing seal mark and period (1796-1820)

Lot 364.Three blue and white 'Dragon' bowls, Jiaqing seal mark and period (1796-1820); 12.9 cm, 5 1/8  in. Estimate £4,000 — 6,000. Lot Sold 15,000 GBP (19,170 USD). Courtesy Sotheby's. the deep rounded sides rising from a short foot to an everted rim, painted to the exterior with two sinuous five-clawed dragons striding amidst floral sprigs above turbulent waves, the base inscribed with a six-character seal mark in underglaze blue. Sotheby's. St George Street Sale: Asian Art, London,  17... [Lire la suite]
23 mars 2019

A pair of famille-rose green-ground Tibetan-style vases, bumpa, Jiaqing seal marks and period (1796-1820)

Lot 544. A pair of famille-rose green-ground Tibetan-style vases, bumpa, Jiaqing seal marks and period (1796-1820). Height 8 in., 20.5 cm. Estimate 50,000 - 70,000 USD. Lot Sold 143,750 USD. Courtesy Sotheby's.  each with a spherical body supported on a tall splayed foot and surmounted by a conical fluted domed neck, the body exuberantly painted with the 'Eight Buddhist Emblems' interspersed with scrolling lotus blossoms against a bright lime-green ground,... [Lire la suite]
19 mars 2019

A famille-rose lime-green ground 'Floral' bottle vase, Jiaqing seal mark and period (1796-1820)

Lot 545. A famille-rose lime-green ground 'Floral' bottle vase, Jiaqing seal mark and period (1796-1820). Height 12 1/4 in., 31 cm. Estimate: US$200,000 - US$300,000. Lot sold 437,500 USD. © Sothebys the spherical body rising to a tall cylindrical neck, densely painted in bright and colorful enamels, the body decorated with large lotus blossoms below the 'three abundances' flanked by bats entwined with colorful foliate scrolls amidst cloud wisps, a yellow-ground collar of... [Lire la suite]
30 décembre 2018

A yellow-glazed bowl, Jiaqing seal mark and period (1796-1820)

Lot 1105. A yellow-glazed bowl, Jiaqing seal mark and period (1796-1820). Diameter 6 3/8  in., 16.2 cm. Estimate $3,000 - $5,000. Sold: $5,000. © Sotheby's the deep rounded sides rising from a short foot to a flared lipped rim,  the base with an underglaze blue six-character seal mark. Sotheby's. Saturday at Sotheby's: Asian Art, New York, 18 March 2017

13 septembre 2018

A rare pink-ground famille-rose sgraffiato ‘medallion’ bowl, Jiaqing seal mark and period (1796-1820)

Lot 161. A rare pink-ground famille-rose sgraffiato ‘medallion’ bowl, Jiaqing seal mark and period (1796-1820). Diameter 5 7/8  in., 14.9 cm. Estimate: 15,000 — 20,000 USD. Lot sold 30,000 USD. © Sotheby's. the rounded sides rising from a tapered foot to a slightly flared rim, the exterior enameled with four roundels enclosing flowers, trees, and rockwork, divided by stylized lotus sprays, all reserved on a light pink sgraffiato ground,... [Lire la suite]
13 septembre 2018

A fine and rare famille-rose 'Mille-fleurs' bottle vase, Jiaqing seal mark and period (1796-1820)

Lot 160. A fine and rare famille-rose 'Mille-fleurs' bottle vase, Jiaqing seal mark and period (1796-1820). Height 12 1/4  in., 31.1.cm. Estimate: 250,000 — 350,000 USD. Lot sold 471,000 USD. © Sotheby's. finely potted, the slightly compressed globular body sweeping to a tall cylindrical neck and flaring rim, brilliantly enameled in varying tones of pinks, greens, iron red, blue, yellow and lavender with a rich profusion of flowers centering on a large peony bloom with petals... [Lire la suite]
13 septembre 2018

A famille-rose 'Mille-fleurs' cup, Jiaqing seal mark and period (1796-1820)

Lot 158. A famille-rose 'Mille-fleurs' cup, Jiaqing seal mark and period (1796-1820). Diameter 3 1/4  in., 8 cm. Estimate: 10,000 — 15,000 USD. Lot sold 7,500 USD. © Sotheby's. of deep 'U' form with slightly flaring sides rising from a small foot, the exterior and foot delicately painted in enamels of magenta, yellow, green, lavender, iron-red and white with a colorful array of flowers including large clusters of chrysanthemum, surrounded by sprigs of camellia,... [Lire la suite]
13 septembre 2018

A rare and fine famille-rose 'Peach' vase, tianqiuping, Jiaqing seal mark and period (1796-1820)

Lot 157. A rare and fine famille-rose 'Peach' vase, tianqiuping, Jiaqing seal mark and period (1796-1820). Height 12 3/4  in., 32.4 cm. Estimate: 80,000 — 120,000 USD. Lot sold 175,000 USD. © Sotheby's. with a globular body rising to a tall cylindrical neck,  superbly enameled with a gnarled tree trunk emerging from pierced rockwork issuing two asymmetric peach branches extending halfway around the body and wrapping around the neck, the fruiting boughs with pink blossoms... [Lire la suite]