29 janvier 2023

Kangxi period polychrome porcelain sold at Sotheby's, CHINA / 5000 Years, Hong Kong, 25 November 2022

Lot 318. An inscribed famille-verte brushpot, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722); h. 12.4 cm. Lot sold: 75,600 HKD (Estimate: 40,000 - 60,000 HKD). © 2023 Sotheby's the inscribed poem may be translated as follows, Do you not realise the peaches of the Queen Mother of the West take a thousand years to ripen, For the time being let us amuse ourselves like Liu Lang.題詩: 未知王母千年熟 且共劉郎一咲同 Property from the Alleyne Collection. Provenance: Spink & Son Ltd, London, 1978. Lot... [Lire la suite]

17 janvier 2023

An anhua decorated white-glazed mantoubowl, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 3135. An anhua decorated white-glazed mantoubowl, Kangxi period (1662-1722); 4 13⁄16 in. (12.2 cm.) diam. Price Realised: HKD 35,280 (Estimate: HKD 30,000 - HKD 50,000). © Christie's 2022 The base is inscribed with an apocryphal Jiajing six-character mark. Property from the collection of Quincy Chuang. Christie's. PAVILION ONLINE – CHINESE ART, 22 Nov - 6 Dec 2022
17 janvier 2023

Kangxi Monochrome sold at Sotheby's, CHINA / 5000 Years, Hong Kong, 25 November 2022

Lot 315. A black-glazed brushpot, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722); h. 12.6 cm. Lot sold: 50,400 HKD (Estimate: 40,000 - 60,000 HKD). © 2022 Sotheby's. Property from the Alleyne Collection. Provenance: Sotheby's Hong Kong, 26th November 1981, lot 688.   Lot 316. A powder-blue ground gilt-decorated 'Four Accomplishments' brushpot, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722); d. 18.1 cm. Lot sold: 327,600 HKD (Estimate: 120,000 - 150,000... [Lire la suite]
16 janvier 2023

Kangxi period Blue and white porcelain sold at Sotheby's Monochrome, London, 2 November 2022

Lot 322. A blue and white, copper-red and white slip-decorated 'magpie and prunus' bowl, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722); Diameter 22.5 cm, 8⅞ .in. Lot sold: 10,080 GBP (Estimate: 4,000 - 6,000 GBP). © 2022 Sotheby's. the base with an apocryphal Xuande six-character mark in underglaze blue within a double circle. Provenance: Collection of Dr. C. M. Franzero (1892-1986). Exhibited: Chinese Porcelain XVIc-XVIIIc From the Collection of Dr. C. M. Franzero,... [Lire la suite]
26 décembre 2022

A famille-verte rouleau vase, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 118. A famille-verte rouleau vase, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722); Height 47.8 cm, 18⅞ in. Lot sold: 50,400 GBP (Estimate: 15,000 - 20,000 GBP). © 2022 Sotheby's. the single panel set into a rectangular frame above a waisted apron supported on corner legs of square section joined by high square section stretchers with a pronounced arch rising up to touch the apron, the legs terminating in hoof feet, with two transverse stretchers beneath. Provenance: Christie's London, 7th... [Lire la suite]
01 décembre 2022

A blue and white 'Ode to the Red Cliffs' brushpot, bitong, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

  Lot 43. A blue and white 'Ode to the Red Cliffs' brushpot, bitong, Kangxi period (1662-1722); 14cm (5 1/2in) high. Sold for £28,020 (Est: £3,000 - £5,000). © Bonhams 2001-2022 The tall cylindrical vessel finely potted with slightly curved sides, painted around the exterior in vibrant tones of cobalt-blue with two large stylised Shou characters each containing two large cartouches containing calligraphic inscriptions of Su Dongpo's poem 'Ode to Red Cliffs', with seals, one... [Lire la suite]

01 décembre 2022

A very fine blue and white 'Han Xin' pear-shaped vase, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 42. A very fine blue and white 'Han Xin' pear-shaped vase, Kangxi period (1662-1722); 18.3cm (7 1/4in) high. Sold for £24,225 (Est: £4,000 - £6,000). © Bonhams 2001-2022 Elegantly potted with an ovoid body rising from a short foot to a long cylindrical neck and flaring mouth rim, painted around the body in vibrant tones of cobalt-blue with a continuous scene of Han Xin and companion on horseback being chased by Xiao He riding at full gallop followed by an attendant emerging from a gate, Han Xin... [Lire la suite]
30 novembre 2022

A rare and large famille verte 'magpies and prunus' brushpot, bitong, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 37. A rare and large famille verte 'magpies and prunus' brushpot, bitong, Kangxi period (1662-1722); 18.2cm (7 1/4in) diam. Sold for £60,780 (Est: £30,000 - £50,000). © Bonhams 2001-2022 The cylindrical vessel exquisitely decorated around the exterior with angular blue and green rocks and gnarled branches issuing sprays of red, green and blue prunus with gilt stamens, a magpie rests on one branch with four others in flight, the base with small recessed circular section and maker's mark forming... [Lire la suite]
30 novembre 2022

A fine blue and white, copper-red and celadon-glazed vase, meiping

Lot 36. A fine blue and white, copper-red and celadon-glazed vase, meiping, Kangxi period (1662-1722); 18.4cm (7 1/4in) high. Sold for £48,180 (Est: £20,000 - £30,000). © Bonhams 2001-2022 Of elegant baluster form rising from a broad shallow foot, waisted sides and a high rounded shoulder to a narrow mouth with an everted lip, decorated around the exterior in underglaze blue and red, and celadon, with two scholars on a rocky ledge beside a lake with a man in a fishing boat, three birds fly high above them, a... [Lire la suite]
30 novembre 2022

A rare celadon-ground blue and white and copper-red glazed 'Kui Xing' brushpot, bitong, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

  Lot 34. A rare celadon-ground blue and white and copper-red glazed 'Kui Xing' brushpot, bitong, Kangxi period (1662-1722); 18.2cm (7 1/4in) diam. Sold for £58,260 (Est: £15,000 - £20,000). © Bonhams 2001-2022 Finely potted with straight sides rising to a grooved mouth-rim, meticulously painted around the exterior with a continuous scene of Kui Xing the Star Lord five times interspersed between square measuring vessels, twice Kui Xing is depicted in one direction and thrice in the opposite, holding a... [Lire la suite]