18 avril 2019

Dragon Throne For The Son of Heaven

Lot 60. A Very Rare And Magnificent Imperial Three-Colour Carved 'Nine Dragon' Lacquer Throne, Qianlong Period (1736-1795); 43 ¼ in. (111.1 cm.) high; 45 ½ in. (115.5 cm.) wide; 33 ¾ in. (85.7 cm.) deep. Estimate GBP 800,000 - GBP 1,200,000 (USD 1,046,400 - USD 1,569,600). © Christie's Images Ltd 2019. The throne is finely carved through the red lacquer to the ochre and dark green lacquer and has a stepped back separated into three vertical panels each containing dragons chasing flaming... [Lire la suite]

17 avril 2019

A pale celadon jade raft, Qing dynasty, Qianlong period (1736-1795)

Lot 3458. A pale celadon jade raft, Qing dynasty, Qianlong period (1736-1795); 17.7 cm, 7 in. Estimate 400,000 — 600,000 HKD. Lot sold 562,500 HKD (72,456 USD). Courtesy Sotheby's. worked in the form of a long sampan boat with a curved woven canopy, with a deer and a crane seated recumbent at the prow, the bird clutching a leafy spray of peaches in its beak, at the rear a figure standing in long robes and a straw hat beside a basket of flowers, the hands raised steering a long paddle... [Lire la suite]
10 avril 2019

A pair of white jade 'quail' boxes and covers, Qing dynasty, Qianlong period (1736-1795)

Lot 3402. A pair of white jade 'quail' boxes and covers, Qing dynasty, Qianlong period (1736-1795). 8.2 cm, 3 1/2  in. Estimate 150,000 — 250,000 HKD. Lot sold 1,000,000 HKD (128,810 USD). Courtesy Sotheby's. of mirror image, each depicted recumbent with legs tucked underneath its plump body, the head turned gently to one side, with round eyes and a short beak, the plumage finely worked in detail. Provenance: JRalph M. Chait Galleries, New York, 2003. Note: The... [Lire la suite]
08 avril 2019

A Copper-Red ‘Dragon’ Vase, Meiping, Qianlong Period (1736-1795)

Lot 3015. A Copper-Red ‘Dragon’ Vase, Meiping, Qianlong Period (1736-1795). H 36cm. Estimate HKD 50,000 - 80,000. Lot sold HKD 590,000 (USD 75,205). © Poly Auction Hong Kong Limited Poly Auction Hong Kong. Imperial Curiosity – Art of Interior Decoration, Grand Hyatt Hong Kong, 2 april 2019
08 avril 2019

A Rare Yellow-Ground ‘Yangcai’ ‘Lotus’ Bowl, Qianlong Period (1736-1795)

Lot 3019. A Rare Yellow-Ground ‘Yangcai’ ‘Lotus’ Bowl, Qianlong Period (1736-1795); D 17cm H 7.8cm. Estimate 1,500,000 - 2,000,000 HKD. Lot sold 2,242,000 HKD (285,564 USD). © Poly Auction Hong Kong Limited Provenance:  1. Yamanaka & Co., Japan (repute)2. A UK Private Collection, acquired in London3. Property of a Lady4. Christie's New York, 20 September 2013, lot.13925. Sotheby's New York, 14 September 2016, lot.265. Poly Auction Hong Kong. Imperial... [Lire la suite]
08 avril 2019

A Pair of Fine and Rare Cloisonné-Imitation ‘Lotus’ Jars and Covers, Qianlong Period (1736-1795)

Lot 3003. A Pair of Fine and Rare Cloisonné-Imitation ‘Lotus’ Jars and Covers, Qianlong Period (1736-1795); H 46cm. Estimate 10,000,000 - 15,000,000 HKD. Lot sold 11,800,000 HKD (1,502,966 USD). © Poly Auction Hong Kong Limited Provenance:  1. Yamanaka & Company (by repute)2. A Private Collection, USA3. iGavel Auction New York, 27 October 2015, lot 3982291. Poly Auction Hong Kong. Imperial Curiosity – Art of Interior Decoration, Grand Hyatt... [Lire la suite]

08 avril 2019

A Fine and Exceptionally Rare Pair of Yellow-Ground Famille Rose Pierced Rim Dishes, Qianlong Period (1736-1795)

Lot 3018. A Fine and Exceptionally Rare Pair of Yellow-Ground Famille Rose Pierced Rim Dishes, Qianlong Period (1736-1795). D 39.5cm. Estimate 10,000,000 - 18,000,000 HKD. Lot sold 12,390,000 HKD (1,578,114USD). © Poly Auction Hong Kong Limited Provenance:  1. Samuel C., Davis (1871-1940), descended to his granddaughter Alita Davis (label)2. Christie's Hong Kong, 27 November 2013, lot.3442 Poly Auction Hong Kong. Imperial Curiosity – Art of Interior... [Lire la suite]
08 avril 2019

A very rare famille-rose cloisonné-imitation bottle vase, Qing dynasty, Qianlong period (1736-1795)

  Lot 3615. A very rare famille-rose cloisonné-imitation bottle vase, Qing dynasty, Qianlong period (1736-1795); 34 cm, 13 3/8  in. Estimate 800,000 — 1,200,000 HKD. Lot sold 2,500,000 HKD (322,025 USD). Courtesy Sotheby's. the baluster body surmounted by a tall cylindrical neck flaring towards the rim, set with a pair of gilt brown-glazed archaistic dragon handles in openwork, ornately painted on the exterior with four roundels formed from a large lotus bloom wreathed... [Lire la suite]
07 avril 2019

A Robin’s Egg-Glazed Vase, Qianlong Period, 1736-1795

Lot 3022. A Robin’s Egg-Glazed Vase, Qianlong Period, 1736-1795. H 23.2cm. Estimate HKD 1,100,000 - 1,500,000 (USD 140,107 - 191,055). Lot sold HKD 1,746,400 (USD 222,439). © Poly Auction Hong Kong Limited.  Poly Auction Hong Kong. Imperial Curiosity – Art of Interior Decoration, Grand Hyatt Hong Kong, 2 april 2019
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30 mars 2019

A Large Blue and White ‘Lotus’ Dish, Qianlong Period, 1736-1795

Lot 3014. A Large Blue and White ‘Lotus’ Dish, Qianlong Period, 1736-1795. D 41cm. Estimate HKD 800,000 - 1,200,000 (USD 101,912 - 152,868). Lot sold HKD 944,000 (USD 120,328). © Poly Auction Hong Kong Limited Provenance: Aisin Giuro Private Collection. Poly Auction Hong Kong. Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, Grand Hyatt Hong Kong, 2 april 2019 3:00PM