13 mai 2021

A Large Doucai ‘Dragon And Phoenix’ Dish, Kangxi Period, 1662-1722

Lot 3314. A Large Doucai ‘Dragon And Phoenix’ Dish, Kangxi Period (1662-1722). D 3.6cm H 2cm. Estimate 150,000 - 200,000 (USD 19,231 - 25,641). Sold Price: HKD 768,000 (USD 98,462). Copyright 2021 © Poly Auction Hong Kong Limited A doucai dish with an everted rim rising from shallow sides, supported on a foot. Decorated from the interior to the exterior with red, green yellow glazes alongside blue overglaze and brown glaze. The interior center decorated with two pairs of dragons and phoenixes in motion... [Lire la suite]

12 avril 2021

A peachbloom-glazed 'beehive' waterpot, Kangxi mark and period

Lot 136. A peachbloom-glazed 'beehive' waterpot, Kangxi mark and period (1662-1722). Diameter 5 in., 12.7 cm. Estimate: 100,000 - 150,000 USD. Lot sold: 126,000 USD. Courtesy Sotheby's. finely potted in the classic domed 'taibai zun' form, the slightly tapered sides rising to rounded shoulders and short waisted neck below a lipped mouth rim, the exterior evenly applied overall save for the rim and base with a rose-pink glaze variegated in dark and light tones and mottled... [Lire la suite]
12 avril 2021

A large yellow-glazed bowl, Kangxi mark and period (1662-1722)

Lot 134. A large yellow-glazed bowl, Kangxi mark and period (1662-1722). Diameter 14 ⅝ in., 37.2 cm. Estimate: 20,000 - 30,000 USD. Lot sold: 31,500 USD. Courtesy Sotheby's. the finely potted deep rounded sides rising from a slightly tapered foot to a wide everted rim, applied overall with a vitreous translucent pale yellow glaze, gradating to a richer egg-yolk tone towards the bottom, the glaze pooling naturally along the foot, the base white-glazed with a six-character... [Lire la suite]
06 février 2021

A blue and white lotos saucer dish, underglaze blue Kangxi mark and period (1662-1722)

Lot 549. A blue and white lotos saucer dish, underglaze blue Kangxi mark and period (1662-1722); D. 15,2 cm. Estimate: € 1,000 - €1,500. Result: € 3,000. Courtesy Nagel.  Provenance: South German private collection, assembled between 1950 and 2005. Fine Asian Art, Stuttgart - Part I by Nagel Auction, December 8, 2020
03 décembre 2020

A copper-red glazed saucer dish, Kangxi mark and period (1662-1722)

Lot 192. A copper-red glazed saucer dish, Kangxi mark and period (1662-1722); Diameter 15.6 cm, 6⅛ in. Estimate: 8,000 12,000 GBP. Lot sold 12,600 GBP. Photo: Sotheby's.  covered overall in a rich dark red glaze fading to lighter tones at the rim, the base with a six-character mark in underglaze blue within a double-circle. Provenance: Sotheby's London, 13th June 1989, lot 310. Sotheby's. Important Chinese Art, London, 4 November 2020
20 septembre 2020

An underglaze-blue, copper-red and celadon-glazed 'landscape' brushpot, Kangxi mark and period (1662-1722)

Lot 125. An underglaze-blue, copper-red and celadon-glazed 'landscape' brushpot, Kangxi mark and period (1662-1722); Diameter 7 in., 17.8 cm. Estimate: 80,000 - 120,000 USD. © 2020 Sotheby's of cylindrical form, the exterior with a continuous landscape painted in underglaze blue and copper red, depicting a thatched-roof lakeside pavilion nestled below pine trees, a fisherman boating off-shore plying the calm water set among celadon-glazed, carved slip-decorated... [Lire la suite]

20 septembre 2020

A pair of celadon-ground famille verte 'fruit' bowls, Kangxi marks and period (1662-1722)

Lot 121. A pair of celadon-ground famille verte 'fruit' bowls, Kangxi marks and period (1662-1722); Diameter 4¾ in., 12 cm. Estimate: 10,000 - 15,000 USD. © 2020 Sotheby's each bowl of deep rounded form rising from a short straight foot to a slightly flaring brown-dressed rim, the domed cover in the form of an everted saucer with pronounced footring, the exterior painted with flowering and fruiting branches in green and iron-red enamels outlined in black on a celadon ground, the interior... [Lire la suite]
20 septembre 2020

A copper-red and underglaze blue mallet vase, Kangxi mark and period (1662-1722)

Lot 119. A copper-red and underglaze blue mallet vase, Kangxi mark and period (1662-1722); Height 9 in., 22.9 cm. Estimate: 50,000 - 70,000 USD. © 2020 Sotheby's the elegant baluster-form body sweeping to high rounded shoulders, with a narrow raised fillet encircling the tall waisted neck, the lower body painted in deep copper-red tones with four evenly spaced medallions, each centering a whorl surrounded by two bands of S-scrolls and thin radiating petals, all above a row of pointed lappets... [Lire la suite]
20 septembre 2020

A rare underglaze-red and famille-verte 'rose' vase, Kangxi mark and period (1662-1722)

Lot 124. A rare underglaze-red and famille-verte 'rose' vase, Kangxi mark and period (1662-1722); Height 3⅜ in., 8.5 cm. Estimate: 60,000 - 80,000 USD. © 2020 Sotheby's the ovoid body surmounted by a short waisted neck and everted lipped rim, finely painted with two pairs of copper-red roses, one in full bloom and the other bud partially open, each borne on a thorny black-enameled stem issuing furling leaves in shades of green, the rosebuds picked out in iron red at the... [Lire la suite]
20 septembre 2020

A rare and exceptional underglaze-red and famille-verte 'rose' vase, Kangxi mark and period (1662-1722)

Lot 114. A rare and exceptional underglaze-red and famille-verte 'rose' vase, Kangxi mark and period (1662-1722); Height 3½ in., 8.9 cm. Estimate: 300,000 - 400,000 USD. © 2020 Sotheby's finely potted, the globular body rising to a short waisted neck and lipped rim, delicately painted with a pair of lush flowering rose branches rising from the base, each bearing two copper-red blossoms in rich strawberry-red tones, one partially open and the other in full bloom, the aubergine stems and... [Lire la suite]