16 janvier 2019

A rare doucai bowl, Kangxi six-character mark in underglaze blue within a double circle and of the period (1662-1722)

Lot 1710. A rare doucai bowl, Kangxi six-character mark in underglaze blue within a double circle and of the period (1662-1722); 7 9/16 in. (19.2 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 20,000 - USD 30,000. Price realised USD 52,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2011 Of steep form rising to the slightly everted rim, well painted around the exterior with a large bird and butterflies in flight amidst bamboo and tree peony as a second bird watches from a rocky perch, all between underglaze blue double line borders. Provenance: Chait... [Lire la suite]

08 mai 2014

A pair of incised and enamelled biscuit 'Peach and Pomegranate' dishes, Kangxi marks and period (1662-1722)

Lot 112. A pair of incised and enamelled biscuit 'Peach and Pomegranate' dishes, Kangxi marks and period (1662-1722);  24.8cm., 9 3/4 in. Estimate 60,000 — 80,000 GBP. Lot sold 146,500 GBP. Photo Sotheby's each with rounded sides rising from a short tapering foot to an everted rim, finely incised to the interior with a scaly dragon amidst fire and cloud scrolls and brightly enamelled in cream, yellow, green and aubergine with large peach and pomegranate sprays, all reserved on a cream ground, the exterior... [Lire la suite]
16 novembre 2009

Qing monochromes sold at Sotheby's London, 04 Nov 2009

Lot 116. A 'Langyao' bottle vase, Qing dynasty, 18th century; 38cm., 15in. Estimate 6,000—8,000 GBP. Lot Sold 4,000 GBP. Photo Sotheby's 2009 the robustly-potted pear-shaped body rising from a short foot to a tall cylindrical neck, covered overall in a rich lustrous red glaze of crushed raspberry tone draining to a buff tone at the rim.   Lot 118. A peachbloom vase, liuyeping, Kangxi mark and period (1162-1722); 16cm., 6 1/4 in. Estimate 8,000—12,000 GBP. Lot Sold... [Lire la suite]