28 juillet 2020

A peachbloom-glazed brush washer, tangluo xi, Kangxi six-character mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1662-1722)

Lot 24. A peachbloom-glazed brush washer, tangluo xi, Kangxi six-character mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1662-1722); 47⁄8 in. (12.4 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 20,000 - USD 30,000 (EUR 17,846 - EUR 26,769). Price realised USD 37,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2020. The compressed globular body is covered on the exterior with a glaze of soft rose color suffused with pale green speckles and thins to a pale pink tone on one side of the body. The interior and base are... [Lire la suite]

04 juillet 2020

A wucai 'dragon and phoenix' bowl, Kangxi six-character mark and of the period (1662-1722)

Lot 132. A wucai 'dragon and phoenix' bowl, Kangxi six-character mark in underglaze blue within a double circle and of the period (1662-1722). Diamètre: 13 cm. (5 1/8 in.). Estimate EUR 7,000 - EUR 10,000. Price realised EUR 18,750. © Christie's Image Ltd 2020. Il est orné à l'extérieur de deux dragons, l'un émaillé rouge-de-fer et l'autre émaillé vert, chacun à la poursuite de la perle enflammée parmi des rinceaux fleuris séparés par deux phénix. Une bande... [Lire la suite]
01 juillet 2020

A blue and white Ming-style 'lotus' bowl, Kangxi six-character mark in underglaze blue in double circle and of the period

Lot 119. A blue and white Ming-style 'lotus' bowl, Kangxi six-character mark in underglaze blue in double circle and of the period (1662-1722). Diamètre: 16 cm. (6 ¼ in.). Estimate EUR 6,000 - EUR 8,000. Price realised EUR 10,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2020. Orné d'une frise de grecque à la bordure du col, l'extérieur du bol est à décor d'une bande de pétales de lotus stylisés autour du pied. L'intérieur est rehaussé d'une fleur à quatre pétales entourée par des rinceaux stylisés ; petite... [Lire la suite]
11 juin 2020

A blue and white 'Three Friends of Winter' bowl, Kangxi six-character mark and of the period (1662-1722)

A blue and white 'Three Friends of Winter' bowl, Kangxi six-character mark and of the period (1662-1722); 19.6cm (7 6/8in) diam. Asking price: £34,000. © Bonhams. The deep rounded sides rising to a gently everted rim, freely painted on the exterior in varying shades of cobalt blue with the 'Three Friends of Winter', pine, prunus and bamboo, as well as lingzhi fungus, the interior with a central medallion painted with a grouping of the same plants repeated on the band surrounding the rim,... [Lire la suite]
19 mai 2020

A blue and copper-red celadon-glazed moulded double-gourd vase, Kangxi six-character mark and of the period (1662-1722)

Lot 184. A blue and copper-red celadon-glazed moulded double-gourd vase, Kangxi six-character mark and of the period (1662-1722); 42cm (16 1/2in) high. Estimate £ 15,000-20,000. Sold for £ 122,500 (€ 136,818). Photo Bonhams. Painted and moulded with deer and flying cranes travelling across a riverside landscape, scattered with gnarled pine trees and rocks, the globular neck depicting an isolated tiled pavilion emerged from crushing waves with cranes hovering above.  ... [Lire la suite]
19 mai 2020

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

Lot 3135. A doucai 'peach' dish, Kangxi six-character mark in underglaze blue within a double circle and of the period (1662-1722); 6 in. (15.2 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 4,000 - USD 6,000. Price Realized USD 47,500. © Christie's Image Ltd 2015 The dish is decorated on the interior with a central medallion of a flowering branch bearing a peach enclosing a shou character, with four similar peaches borne on the surrounding leafy scroll. The exterior is decorated with four... [Lire la suite]

19 mai 2020

A rare black-glazed high-shouldered vase, Kangxi six-character mark in underglaze blue within a double circle and of the period

Lot 3116. A rare black-glazed high-shouldered vase, Kangxi six-character mark in underglaze blue within a double circle and of the period (1662-1722); 13 3/8 in. (34 cm.) high. Estimate USD 12,000 - USD 18,000. Price Realized USD 30,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2015 The vase has a slender, high-shouldered tapering body that flares at the foot, and a trumpet-shaped neck, and is covered on the exterior with a lustrous black glaze in contrast to the white interior. Exhibited: Oriental... [Lire la suite]
19 mai 2020

A pair of blue and white 'dragon and phoenix' dishes, Kangxi six-character marks and of the period (1662-1722)

Lot 3114. A pair of blue and white 'dragon and phoenix' dishes, Kangxi six-character marks in underglaze blue within double circles and of the period (1662-1722); 6 3/8 in. (16.2 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 8,000 - USD 12,000. Price Realized USD 15,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2015 Each rounded dish is painted in deep blue with a central medallion of an ascending five-clawed dragon and a descending phoenix amidst cloud scrolls, the exterior similarly decorated with a dragon and a phoenix amidst... [Lire la suite]
11 avril 2020

A pair of celadon-glazed incised-decorated bowls, Kangxi six-character marks within double-circles and of the period (1662-1722)

Lot 3969. A pair of celadon-glazed incised-decorated bowls, Kangxi six-character marks within double-circles and of the period (1662-1722); 6 in. (15.3 cm.) diam. Estimate 800,000 - HKD 1,200,000. Price realised HKD 980,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2012.   The bowls are each potted with wide sides rising to a gently everted rim. They are incised to the exterior with six highly stylised floral blooms borne on leafy stems, the interiors are undecorated. Each is covered overall in an... [Lire la suite]
05 avril 2020

A fine and very rare blue and white 'dragon' vase, Kangxi six-character mark and of the period (1662-1722)

Lot 1317. A fine and very rare blue and white 'dragon' vase, Kangxi six-character mark and of the period (1662-1722); 9 1/2 in. (24.1 cm.) high. Estimate HKD 5,500,000 - HKD 6,500,000. Price Realized HKD 22,520,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2006. The oviform vase finely potted with a tall body with rounded shoulders rising to a short neck, exquisitely painted in vibrant tones of cobalt-blue with a bold design of two upright scaly five-clawed dragons, the transparent glaze stopping... [Lire la suite]