23 juillet 2023

A Chinese Imperial Ormolu Quarter-Striking Table Clock, Palace Clock Workshops, Qianlong Period (1736-95)

Lot 41. A Chinese Imperial Ormolu Quarter-Striking Table Clock, Palace Clock Workshops, Qianlong Period (1736-95); 55.2 cm high; 23.8 cm wide; 24.1 cm deep. Price realised GBP 428,400 (Estimate GBP 300,000 – GBP 500,000). © Christie's Image Ltd 2023 CASE: the case of rectangular outline, modelled overall with a profusion of lotus flowerheads and trailing foliage in high relief, the tiered cupola with spherical ribbed finial and pierced openwork lotus... [Lire la suite]

03 mars 2020

A large blue and white wine-cooler, Qianlong period (1736-95)

Lot 104. A large blue and white wine-cooler, Qianlong period (1736-95); 21 in. (53.5 cm.) wide. Estimate GBP 3,000 - GBP 5,000. Price realised GBP 15,535. © Christie's Images Ltd 2002. Of oval shape with lion-mask handles applied to the waisted sides, the exterior painted with exotic birds strutting on rockwork between peonies, the base moulded and painted with overlapping lotus petals above an integral stand painted with key-pattern and diaper bands, the interior painted with flowers... [Lire la suite]
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14 décembre 2019

A coral-glazed bottle vase, Blue-enamelled Tui Si Tang Zhi mark, Qianlong period (1736-95)

Lot 154. A coral-glazed bottle vase, Blue-enamelled Tui Si Tang Zhi mark, Qianlong period (1736-95); 12½ in. (31.8 cm.) high. Estimate GBP 4,000 - GBP 6,000. Price realised GBP 5,378. © Christie's Images Ltd 2004 With a globular body below a cylindrical neck, enamelled on the exterior below the gilt rim with a bright pinkish-orange glaze stopping neatly around the foot, the interior and the base with a pale turquoise enamel.  Provenance: E. T. Hall... [Lire la suite]
27 décembre 2018

'Immortal Landscapes: Jade from the Collection' at the Crow Collection of Asian Art

Jade Mountain, China, Qing dynasty (1644-1911), 19th century. Jade (nephrite), 12.5 x 4 x 8 ins, Crow Collection of Asian Art, 1987.17. © 2018 Crow Museum of Asian Art & Crow Family Foundation. DALLAS, TX.- Mountains lie at the heart of Chinese culture and art. A bridge between the human and transcendental realms, they have provided an enduring source of inspiration for poets, scholars, and artists, and continue to remain an important theme within China’s various artistic traditions. The idea of the scholar-official or... [Lire la suite]
09 janvier 2018

Jar Bat and cloud design in underglaze blue and overglaze red enamel, Qing dynasty, Qianlong period (1736-95)

Jar Bat and cloud design in underglaze blue and overglaze red enamel, Qing dynasty, Qianlong period (1736-95), Jingdezhen ware, China, TG-2291 © Tokyo National Museum
09 janvier 2018

Vase with Two Handles Celadon glaze, Qing dynasty, Qianlong period (1736-95)

Vase with Two Handles Celadon glaze, Qing dynasty, Qianlong period (1736-95), Jingdezhen ware, China. Gift of Dr. Yokogawa Tamisuke, TG-1066. © Tokyo National Museum