13 août 2019

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

Lot 1376. A pair of blue and white 'dragon' dishes, Qianlong seal marks in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-1795); 6½ in. (16.5 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 6,000 - USD 8,000. Price realised USD 15,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2010. The interior and the exterior painted with five-clawed dragons pursuing flaming pearls amidst flames. Christie's. Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art Including Property from the Arthur M. Sackler Collections, 26 March 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza  

13 août 2019

A blue and white deep bowl, Qianlong seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-1795)

Lot 1385. A blue and white deep bowl, Qianlong seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-1795); 7 5/16 in. (18.6 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 10,000 - USD 15,000. Price realised USD 22,500. © Christie's Image Ltd 2010. With steep sides rising to the slightly flared, rounded rim, painted around the exterior with four characters reading shan gao shui chang within linked ruyi head-form roundels, surrounded by lotus scroll and a band of the bajixiang, between a petal lappet border... [Lire la suite]
11 août 2019

A fine iron-red-decorated blue and white dish, Qianlong seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-1795)

Lot 1377. A fine iron-red-decorated blue and white dish, Qianlong seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-1795); 6 7/8 in. (17.5 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 15,000 - USD 20,000. Price realised USD 43,750 . © Christie's Image Ltd 2010. With an iron-red dragon leaping against a background of waves on the interior, the design repeated with nine further dragons on the exterior,box. Note: Compare the dishes of this pattern in the exhibitions, Ch'ing Porcelain from the Wah Kwong Collection, The Chinese University... [Lire la suite]
11 août 2019

Two green-glazed 'Dragon' jar, Qianlong seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-1795)

Lot 1403. A green-glazed 'Dragon' jar, Qianlong seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-1795) ; 8 in. (20.3 cm.) high. Estimate USD 12,000 - USD 18,000. Price realised USD 104,500. © Christie's Image Ltd 2010. Decorated in underglaze blue and green glaze with two dragons pursuing flaming pearls between a petal lappet border below and the bajixiang above, wood stand. Provenance: Chait Galleries, New York. Lot 1401. A green-glazed 'Dragon' jar, Qianlong seal mark in underglaze blue and... [Lire la suite]
11 août 2019

A rare yellow-ground blue and white bowl, Qianlong seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-1795)

Lot 1372. A rare yellow-ground blue and white bowl, Qianlong seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-1795); 4½ in. (11.4 cm.) diam.. Estimate USD 40,000 - USD 60,000. Price realised USD 146,500. © Christie's Image Ltd 2010. Of hexafoil shape, painted around the exterior with six lingzhi sprigs flanked by bamboo leaves, between a herringbone pattern at the rim and lotus lappets at the base, the interior with a single stem of lingzhi within double circles and beneath a single line border at... [Lire la suite]
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]