26 avril 2020

A large ‘Qiangjin’ and ‘Tianqi’ lacquer ‘Dragon’ box and cover, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1622-1722)

Lot 136. A large ‘Qiangjin’ and ‘Tianqi’ lacquer ‘Dragon’ box and cover, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1622-1722); 46.2cm, 18¼in. Estimate 8,000 — 12,000 GBP. Lot sold 10,000 GBP. Photo Sotheby's. of chrysanthemum form, divided into sixteen lobes, the domed cover with a raised panel finely incised and gilt in the qiangjin technique and further picked out in the tianqi polychrome enamels, depicting a five-clawed dragon coiling around a flaming pearl, surrounded... [Lire la suite]

08 mars 2020

A famille-verte rouleau vase, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1622-1722)

Lot 230. A famille-verte rouleau vase, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1622-1722); 46.3cm., 18 1/4 in. Estimate 10,000 — 15,000 GBP. Lot sold 12,500 GBP. © Sotheby's the cylindrical body rising from a short tapering foot to a tall ribbed neck with everted waisted rim, brightly enamelled around the exterior with military figures in a landscape, the neck with bamboo issuing from rockwork. Sotheby's. Important Chinese Art, New York, 11 november 2015
08 mars 2020

A blue and white and later green enamelled fish jar, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1622-1722)

Lot 229. A blue and white and later green enamelled fish jar, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1622-1722); 18cm., 7 1/8 in. Estimate 2,000 — 3,000 GBP. Lot sold 2,500 GBP. © Sotheby's the rounded sides rising to a straight rim, painted with carp and dragon fish on a later green enamelled ground, the exterior base with an emblem in underglaze blue. Sotheby's. Important Chinese Art, New York, 11 november 2015
08 mars 2020

A gilt-bronze mounted blue and white yen yen; the porcelain Qing dynasty, Kangxi period, the European mounts later

Lot 226. A gilt-bronze mounted blue and white yen yen; the porcelain Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1622-1722), the European mounts later; 49.5cm., 19 1/2 in., including mount. Estimate 15,000 — 20,000 GBP. Lot sold 23,750  GBP. © Sotheby's the baluster body rising from a spreading foot to a tall trumpet neck, painted around the exterior with deer and cranes amidst pine trees and swirling mist. Sotheby's. Important Chinese Art, New York, 11 november 2015
02 mars 2020

A fine and rare famille verte rouleau vase, Kangxi period (1622-1722)

Lot 1593. A fine and rare famille verte rouleau vase, Kangxi period (1622-1722); 17¾ in. (45.1 cm.) high. Estimate HKD 1,500,000 - HKD 2,000,000. Price realised HKD 2,407,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2008. Finely enamelled and gilt around the body with two gold-skinned immortals, one outfitted in full armour and holding a horn, his attendant holding a sword and perched on large rock, both attempting to tease a golden wolf chained to a column decorated with a vine issuing three large... [Lire la suite]
27 février 2020

A Langyao baluster vase, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1622-1722)

Lot 95. A Langyao baluster vase, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1622-1722); 35.8cm., 14 1/8 in. Estimate 6,000 — 8,000 USD. Lot sold 26,250 USD. Courtesy Sotheby's. the slender baluster body rising from a spreading foot to a waisted neck and flared rim, covered in a deep copper-red glaze draining to white at the rim, suffused with a network of fine crackle throughout, the interior and underside of the base covered with a crackled ivory-coloured glaze. Sotheby's. Important Chinese... [Lire la suite]

19 décembre 2019

A blue and white 'Dragons and Antiques' brushpot, Kangxi period

Lot 2. A blue and white 'Dragons and Antiques' brushpot, Kangxi period; 7 1/2in (19 cm) diam. Estimate $7,000 - $10,000. Sold for US$ 16,000. © Bonhams. Of gently waisted cylindrical form, one side painted with a rectangular panel with indented corners enclosing a pair of dragons emerging from turbulent waves to contest a flaming pearl, the other painted with a 'One Hundred Antiques' theme to include a table screen, water droppers, bronze vessels, books and vases, all drawn in dark blue and washed with pale blue, the... [Lire la suite]
14 décembre 2019

A blue and white 'dragon and phoenix' bowl, Qing Dynasty, Kangxi period

Lot 44. A blue and white 'dragon and phoenix' bowl, Qing Dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722) ; 21,1 cm, 8¼ in. Estimate: 1,500 - 2,000 EUR. Lot sold: 2,125 EUR. © Sotheby's.  le pourtour peint de deux phoenix dans un paysage rocailleux, entouré de nombreux volatiles parmi les nuées, l'intérieur décoré d'un médaillon central orné d'un dragon dans les nuées, marque apocryphe Chenghua à la base. Sotheby's. Arts d'Asie, Paris, 10 december 2019.
07 décembre 2019

A turquoise-glazed bamboo-form vase, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1622-1722)

Lot 467. A turquoise-glazed bamboo-form vase, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1622-1722); 13.8 cm, 5 3/8  in. Estimate HKD  30,000 — 40,000. Lot Sold 40,000 HKD. © Sotheby's. modelled in the form of bamboo, carved with horizontal ridges simulating the nodes and detailed with attendant branches. Provenance: Collection of Zhu Shennong (1894-1962) and thence by descent in the family. Sotheby's. Chinese Art, including Snuff Bottles and Jades from an Old Hong... [Lire la suite]
07 décembre 2019

A small 'peach bloom'-glazed vase, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1622-1722)

Lot 450. A small 'peach bloom'-glazed vase, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1622-1722); 11.3 cm, 4 1/2  in. Estimate HKD 20,000 — 30,000. Lot Sold 112,500 HKD. © Sotheby's. of pear shape, surmounted by a slender neck with flared mouth, covered in a deep red glaze mottled with pink and pale olive green, wood stand. Sotheby's. Chinese Art, including Snuff Bottles and Jades from an Old Hong Kong Family Collection, Hong Kong, 28 november 2019