30 avril 2023

Chinese Monochrome Porcelains sold at Christie's

Lot 1056. A rare pair of reticulated white bowls, Chongzhen period (1628-1644); 9.2 cm diam. each. Price realised USD 10,710 (Estimate USD 6,000 – USD 8,000). © Christie's Images Ltd 2023 The decoration incorporates five characters below the rim which read you tian yong you yu (there is a heaven which has abundance). Provenance: Nagatani, December 1959.Stephen Junkunc, III (d. 1978) Collection.Important Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art from a American Private... [Lire la suite]

13 avril 2023

A rare powder-blue-glazed 'chrysanthemum' dish, Yongzheng six-character mark in underglaze blue within a double circle and of th

Lot 911. A rare powder-blue-glazed 'chrysanthemum' dish, Yongzheng six-character mark in underglaze blue within a double circle and of the period (1723-1735); 17.8 cm diam., cloth box. Price realised USD 819,000 (Estimate: USD 200,000 – USD 300,000). © Christie's Images Ltd 2023. The dish has rounded sides that are molded as chrysanthemum petals rising from the foot ring with corresponding notches to the scalloped rim. It is covered on the interior and exterior with a speckled, powder-blue glaze. ... [Lire la suite]
28 mars 2020

A large powder-blue-glazed bottle vase, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 2089. A large powder-blue-glazed bottle vase, Kangxi period (1662-1722); 17 1/8 in. (43.5 cm.) high. Estimate USD 10,000 - USD 15,000. Price Realized USD 10,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2014.  The exterior is covered in a finely mottled blue glaze that ends in a line at the white rim. The base has a blue-tinted clear glaze. Note: Compare the Kangxi powder-blue-glazed bottle vase of similar proportions, but of slightly larger size (48 cm.) and with additional decoration in iron-red... [Lire la suite]
01 janvier 2020

A large powder-blue-glazed 'phoenix-tail' vase, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 1263. A large powder-blue-glazed 'phoenix-tail' vase, Kangxi period (1662-1722); 18 in. (45.7 cm.) high. Estimate USD 6,000 - USD 8,000. Price realised USD 27,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2013  The baluster body rises to the tall, trumpet-shaped neck, and the exterior is covered with an even, vibrant, powder-blue glaze in contrast to the white rim, interior, and foot rim. Provenance: Sotheby's New York, 19 March 1997, lot 243. Christie's. Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art, New... [Lire la suite]
18 septembre 2018

A tall powder-blue-glazed vase, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 1101. A tall powder-blue-glazed vase, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722). Height 17 in., 43.2 cm. Estimate: 2,500-3,500 USD. Sold Price: 17,500 USD. Courtesy Sotheby's. the elongated baluster-form body covered overall in a rich-blue glaze dappled with sapphire tones, the interior white-glazed, the base with an apocryphal six-character Xuande mark in underglaze blue. Provenance: Collection of Stephen Junkunc, III (d. 1978).  Sotheby's. Saturday at Sotheby's: Asian Art, New York,... [Lire la suite]
13 mars 2015

A large powder-blue-glazed vase, China, Qing dynasty, 18th century

A large powder-blue-glazed vase, China, Qing dynasty, 18th century. Estimate $15,000 – $25,000. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 The broad pear-shaped vase raised on a wide, spreading foot and covered with a mottled powder-blue glaze retaining faint gilt-decoration of various forms of shou characters beneath a key-fret border on the white-edged, upright rim; 14 in. (36 cm.) high Provenance: Probably the Collection of Chinese and Other Far Eastern Art, Yamanaka & Co., New York, 1943, no. 1254. ... [Lire la suite]
10 septembre 2012

A Powder-Blue-Glazed Baluster Vase, 18th-19th Century

A Powder-Blue-Glazed Baluster Vase, 18th-19th Century. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd 2012 The tall vase is covered on the exterior with a vibrant powder-blue glaze in contrast to the white rim and interior, and there is an underglaze blue double-line circle on the base. 18 in. (45.7 cm.) high, wood stand - Estimate $12,000 - $18,000  清十八/十九世紀 灑藍釉尊 Christie's. Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art Part II, 13 September 2012. New York, Rockefeller Plaza