17 décembre 2021

A Blue-Ground And Copper-Red ‘Dragon’ Bowl, Mark And Period Of Kangxi

Lot 3586. A Blue-Ground And Copper-Red ‘Dragon’ Bowl, Mark And Period Of Kangxi (1662-1722). H 23.7cm. Sold for HKD 816,000/USD 104,615 (Estimate HKD 450,000 - 680,000/USD 57,692 - 87,179). © Poly Auction Hong Kong Limited Delicately potted and surmounted on a short foot, the steep sides rising towards a gently everted rim, the exterior applied with blue glaze stopping neatly at the foot, inscribed five-claw dragon in flight amidst wispy clouds and waves, decorated near the mouthrim and... [Lire la suite]

23 mars 2020

A peachbloom washer, Mark and period of Kangxi (1622-1722)

Lot 3021. A peachbloom washer, Mark and period of Kangxi (1622-1722); 11.5cm., 4 1/4 in. Estimate 80,000 — 120,000 HKD. Lot Sold 400,000 HKD. Photo Sotheby's of compressed circular form, supported on a shallow tapering foot, the incurved, rounded sides covered with a dusty purplish-pink glaze with areas of mushroom-green tones, leaving the interior and base glazed white, inscribed on the base with the six-character mark in underglaze-blue. Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of... [Lire la suite]
02 novembre 2019

A fine copper-red decorated 'dragon' bowl, Mark and period of Kangxi (1622-1722)

Lot 33. A fine copper-red decorated 'dragon' bowl, Mark and period of Kangxi (1622-1722); 14.6 cm, 5 3/4 in. Estimate 1,000,000-1,500,000 HKD. Lot sold 1,820,000 HKD (233,834 USD). Photo Sotheby's raised on a slightly tapered foot, the exterior finely painted with five evenly spaced dragon medallions each in the form of a coiled scaly five-clawed dragon, all below a slightly everted rim, the interior centred with a further dragon medallion, the base inscribed with a six-character... [Lire la suite]
27 août 2018

A Fine Yellow-Glazed 'Dragon' Dish, Mark and Period of Kangxi

Lot 652. A Fine Yellow-Glazed 'Dragon' Dish, Mark and Period of Kangxi (1622-1722); 16.9 cm, 6 5/8  in. Estimate 100,000 — 150,000 HKD. Lot sold 125,000 HKD (16,123 USD). Photo: Sotheby's. with shallow rounded sides rising to an everted rim, finely incised on the interior with a five-clawed dragon writhing among flames reaching for a 'flaming pearl', the underside with two further dragons chasing pearls, applied overall with a rich yellow glaze, save for the base left white and inscribed... [Lire la suite]
03 août 2018

A Glimpse of Tsui's Collection (Phase 2) at Hong Kong Heritage Museum

Jade Goose with Prunus, Mid Qing dynasty, Collection of The Tsui Art Foundation. Co-operating with The Tsui Art Foundation, the Heritage Museum has selected outstanding items from the Foundation's collection to share the late Dr T.T. Tsui's interests and tastes for public appreciation. Phase one features a painting album by Huang Yongyu and seven ceramics depicted in the album. Phase two features fine works of the applied arts. Foremost among them are two complete sets of porcelain Month Cups made in the imperial kiln... [Lire la suite]