10 avril 2018

A fine soft-paste crackle-glazed archaistic vase, Qianlong impressed six-character seal mark and of the period (1736-1795)

Lot 2277. A fine soft-paste crackle-glazed archaistic vase, Qianlong impressed six-character seal mark and of the period (1736-1795); 8 1/8 in. (20.5 cm.) high. Estimate HKD 240,000 - HKD 300,000. Price realised HKD 300,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2013 The vase is finely potted with gracefully curving sides rising from a spreading foot to sharp shoulders and a slender neck, flaring at the mouth before sharply inverting. The lower body is impressed and incised with bands of... [Lire la suite]

27 mai 2016

A fine and rare teadust-glazed oviform vase, Qianlong impressed six-character seal mark and of the period (1736-1795)

  Lot 3218. A fine and rare teadust-glazed oviform vase, Qianlong impressed six-character seal mark and of the period (1736-1795). Estimate HK$800,000 – HK$1,200,000 (US$103,475 - $155,213). Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2016. The vase is well potted with an oviform body rising to a short cylindrical neck, entirely covered in an even and rich olive-green glaze speckled with yellow, the glaze pales at the rim and stops at the brown-dressed foot, the reign mark washed over in a transparent dark-brown glaze. 5 1/2... [Lire la suite]
27 mai 2016

A fine and very rare teadust-glazed gu-shaped vase, Qianlong impressed six-character seal mark and of the period

Lot 3217. A fine and very rare teadust-glazed gu-shaped vase, Qianlong impressed six-character seal mark and of the period (1736-1795). Estimate HK$4,500,000 – HK$6,500,000 (US$582,050 - $840,739). Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2016. The vase is finely potted with a compressed globular mid-section above a short spreading foot, rising to a long trumpet neck with a wide flared rim, covered overall with an even rich unctuous glaze of deep, moss-green tone. 10 1/4 in. (26 cm.) high, silver wire-inlaid wood stand,... [Lire la suite]
28 avril 2016

A rare 'peacock-feather'-glazed tripod censer, Qianlong impressed six-character seal mark and of the period (1736-1795)

Lot 66. A rare 'peacock-feather'-glazed tripod censer, Qianlong impressed six-character seal mark and of the period (1736-1795). Estimate £20,000 – £30,000 ($29,140 - $43,710). Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2016  The compressed globular vessel is decorated with a mottled turquoise 'peacock-feather' glaze and moulded with the Eight Trigrams, ba gua, supported on three ruyi-shaped feet. 16 ¾ in. (17.1 cm.) wide.  Christie's. INSPIRED THEMES: A FINE SELECTION OF CHINESE WORKS OF... [Lire la suite]
14 avril 2015

A clair-de-lune glazed dou, Qianlong impressed six-character seal marks and of the period (1736-1795)

Lot 206. A clair-de-lune glazed dou, Qianlong impressed six-character seal marks and of the period (1736-1795);9 3/4 in. (25 cm.) high. Estimate HK$100,000 - HK$150,000 ($12,961 - $19,442). Price Realized K$237,500 ($30,782). © Christie's Image Ltd 2015. The vessel is moulded with bands of archaistic motifs in shallow relief and fitted with a domed cover surmounted by a double rope-twist loop handle. Both are covered inside and out with a glaze of pale sky-blue colour that covers the impressed seal... [Lire la suite]
31 octobre 2013

Christie's to offer imperial Chinese porcelain from a distinguished American collection

Lot 3207. A magnificent and very rare carved apple-green enamelled `dragon' lantern vase, Qianlong impressed six-character seal mark and of the period (1736-1795); 17 7/8 in. (45.6 cm.) high. Estimate: HK$18,000,000-25,000,000 / US$2,400,000-3,200,000. Price realised HKD 30,360,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2013.  HONG KONG.- On November 27, 2013, Christie’s Hong Kong will present Imperial Chinese Porcelain: Treasures from a Distinguished American Collection, as part of its autumn auctions of Chinese... [Lire la suite]