06 décembre 2010

Yongzheng & Qianlong Blue and White from the Shorenstein Collection

Lot 2966. A fine and very rare underglaze-blue vase, meiping, Yongzheng six-character mark within double-circles and of the period (1723-1735); 9 1/4 in. (23.3 cm.) high. Estimate HK$3,000,000 - HK$5,000,000. Price Realized HK$4,580,000 ($592,195). © Christie's Images Ltd 2010 Of slender form with the steeply rounded shoulder tapering gently to a broad ring foot inset from the slightly bulbous base, superbly painted in underglaze-blue of strong vibrant blue tone with scrolling tendrils growing... [Lire la suite]