18 juin 2019

A wucai 'dragon and phoenix' bowl, Qianlong seal mark and of the period (1736-1795)

Lot 77. A wucai 'dragon and phoenix' bowl, Qianlong seal mark and of the period (1736-1795); 15.4cm (6 1/8in) diam. Sold for £ 23,750 (€ 26,623). © Bonhams Finely enamelled with a green five-clawed dragon and a red five-clawed dragon alternating between two downwards-flying phoenix amid foliate and blossoming tendrils, all beneath a band containing the Eight Buddhist Emblems beneath the rim.  Provenance: a distinguished European private collection. Note: The dragon and the phoenix are a very... [Lire la suite]

17 juin 2019

A blue and white 'dragon' dish, Qianlong seal mark and of the period (1736-1795)

Lot 66. A blue and white 'dragon' dish, Qianlong seal mark and of the period (1736-1795); 17cm (6 3/4in) diam. Sold for £ 8,125 (€ 9,119). © Bonhams. The central medallion vibrantly painted with a fearsome five-clawed dragon reaching towards a flaming pearl amid cloud scrolls, the exterior with two striding five-clawed dragons each in pursuit of a flaming pearl. Bonhams. FINE CHINESE ART. London, New Bond Street, 15 May 2014
22 janvier 2019

A blue-glazed bottle vase, Qianlong seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-1795)

Lot 1740. A blue-glazed bottle vase, Qianlong seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-1795); 9¼in. (23.5 cm.) high. Estimate $10,000 - $15,000. Price Realized $80,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2011. Of bulbous form tapering to a cylindrical neck, covered on the exterior with a glaze of rich blue tone, the rim, interior and base glazed white. Christie's. Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art Part I and Part II Including Property from the Arthur M. Sackler Collections, 24 March 2011, New York,... [Lire la suite]
12 janvier 2019

A pair of blue and white bowls, Qianlong seal marks in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-1795)

Lot 1672. A pair of blue and white bowls, Qianlong seal marks in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-1795);7¼ in. (18.2 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 10,000 - USD 15,000. Price realised USD 16,250. © Christie's Images Ltd 2011 Each supported on a wedge-shaped foot ring and with steep rounded sides rising to an everted rim, decorated on the exterior with four characters, wan shou wu jiang, each enclosed by a circle of ruyi-heads, separated from each other by two of the bajixiang and lotus... [Lire la suite]
12 janvier 2019

A pair of blue and white 'lotus' dishes, Qianlong seal marks in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-1795)

Lot 1671. A pair of blue and white 'lotus' dishes, Qianlong seal marks in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-1795), 6 in. (15.2 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 6,000 - USD 8,000. Price realised USD 10,625. © Christie's Images Ltd 2011 Painted with lotus scroll arranged in a medallion in the center, in a narrow band at the rim and as a frieze on the exterior. Christie's. Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art Part I and Part II Including Property from the Arthur M. Sackler Collections, New... [Lire la suite]
19 août 2018

A very rare pair of large yellow-ground blue and white dishes, Qianlong seal marks in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-17

Lot 331. A very rare pair of large yellow-ground blue and white dishes, Qianlong seal marks in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-1795); 20½ in. (26.7 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 120,000 - USD 180,000. Price realised USD 300,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2007 Each with rounded sides rising to a slightly everted rim, the interior well painted in Ming style with two leafy branches laden with nine ripe peaches that curve around to artfully fill the space of the circular medallion, the... [Lire la suite]

19 août 2018

A large Ming-style blue and white moonflask, Qianlong seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-1795)

Lot 339. A large Ming-style blue and white moonflask, Qianlong seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-1795);19½ in. (49.5 cm.) high. Estimate USD 200,000 - USD 300,000. Price realised USD 384,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2007 The convex sides well painted with eight petals enclosing the bajixiang radiating from a raised central boss decorated with a flowerhead, the narrow sides decorated with a band of stylized lotus scroll and the neck, which is flanked by leaf scroll... [Lire la suite]
29 juillet 2018

Three copper-red glazed dishes, Qianlong seal marks and of the period (1736-1795)

Lot 676. Three copper-red glazed dishes, Qianlong seal marks and of the period (1736-1795). Diameters 8 1/8  in., 20.6 cm. Estimate 5,000 — 7,000 USD. Lot sold 27,500 USD. Photo Sotheby’s. all with rounded sides rising from a short straight foot to an everted rim, covered overall with a dark brownish-red glaze thinning to white at the rim, seal marks in underglaze blue (3) Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art, New York, 16 sept. 2014  
29 mai 2018

A very rare and fine Imperial copper-red vase, meiping, Qianlong seal mark and of the period (1736-1795)

Lot 49. A very rare and fine Imperial copper-red vase, meiping, Qianlong seal mark and of the period (1736-1795); 23cm (9in) high. Estimate 1,000,000-1,500,000 HKD. Sold for HK$ 2,000,000 (€ 218,928) inc. premium. © Bonhams 2001-2018 Rising from a slightly flared foot to high rounded shoulders, surmounted by a waisted neck and rounded mouth rim, covered overall with a lustrous crushed raspberry-red glaze, pooling neatly above the foot ring and base of the neck. Provenance: Francis Capel Harrison... [Lire la suite]
28 mai 2018

A large guan-type vase, hu, Qianlong seal mark and of the period (1736-1795)

Lot 48. A large Guan-type vase, hu, Qianlong seal mark and of the period (1736-1795); 51.7cm (20 1/2in) high. Estimate HK$ 200,000 - 300,000 (€ 22,000 - 33,000). Sold for HK$ 500,000 (€ 54,732) inc. premium. © Bonhams 2001-2018 Robustly potted with an angular sloping shoulder rising from a short splayed foot to a waisted neck encircled by a raised horizontal rib, flanked atop by a pair of tubular handles, covered overall with an even sea-green glaze suffused with colourless and subtle russet... [Lire la suite]