03 décembre 2015

An orange glass brush washer, Qianlong incised four-character mark within a double square and of the period

An orange glass brush washer, Qianlong incised four-character mark within a double square and of the period (1736-1795). Estimate HK$700,000 - HK$900,000 ($90,745 - $116,672). Price Realized HK$1,240,000 ($160,749). Photo Christie's Image LTD 2015 The washer has a compressed body that tapers to the lipped edge of the flat rim. The glass is of an opaque orange colour. 6 in. (15.2 cm.) wide, box Christie's. IMPORTANT CHINESE CERAMICS AND WORKS OF ART, 2 December 2015, Convention Hall
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27 juillet 2015

A rare Imperial mottled orange glass facetted bottle vase, China, wheel-cut Qianlong four-character mark within a square and of

A rare Imperial mottled orange glass facetted bottle vase, China, wheel-cut Qianlong four-character mark within a square and of the period. Estimate 5000/7000 €. Sold 5.000 €  Photo Nagel Of octagonal section, the slightly concave facets of the body continuing up the slightly tapering neck, the whole raised on a foot of conforming outline, the orange glass swirled with red and ochre to imitate realgar. H. 14,5 cm. Small restored chip to stand Property from a Dutch collection ... [Lire la suite]
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23 juin 2015

A rare orange glass brush washer imitating realgar, 18th century

A rare orange glass brush washer imitating realgar, 18th century. Sold for US$ 5,000 (€4,462). Photo: Bonhams. Of compressed globular shape tapering inward toward the wide foot and shallow recessed base, the swirling changes in color from pale yellow-orange across the base to dark orange on the interior achieved by the merging of red and yellow glass that formed the matrix. 5 1/8in (13cm) diameter Property from the Collection of William Lillyman. Notes: For a vase of similar striated orange and red color... [Lire la suite]
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23 juin 2010

Chinese glass snuff bottles @ Bonhams, Fine Asian Works of Art, 22 Jun 2010

A large engraved yellow glass snuff bottle. Qianlong Mark and Period. photo Bonhams Of compressed ovoid shape with a flat mouth rim, waisted neck, stylized ring handles on the sides, the main body engraved with a landscape scene on one side and an inscription in running script beginning with the proverb 'Any mountain can be famous with the presence of an immortal, any river can be holy with the presence of a dragon' and ending with a date of 1774 and a signature Jingyi Jushi inscribed in Yanjing (Beijing), the recessed... [Lire la suite]