03 mai 2019

Four small lemon yellow-enamelled saucers, Qianlong six-character marks in underglaze blue within a double circle and of the per

Lot 166. Four small lemon yellow-enamelled saucers, Qianlong six-character marks in underglaze blue within a double circle and of the period (1736-1795); 3 ½ in. (8.9 cm.) diam. Estimate: £30,000 - £50,000 (USD 39,090 - USD 65,150). Price realised GBP 85,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2019. The saucers are modelled with rounded sides and supported on a slightly splayed foot. They are covered to the exterior and interior with a bright lemon-yellow enamel and the bases are applied with a transparent glaze.... [Lire la suite]

03 mai 2019

A pair of lemon-yellow-enamelled flared cups, Qianlong six-character marks in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-1795)

Lot 162. A pair of lemon-yellow-enamelled flared cups, Qianlong six-character marks in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-1795); 3 7/8 in. (9.8 cm.) diam. Estimate: GBP 8,000 - GBP 12,000 (USD 10,424 - USD 15,636). © Christie's Images  Ltd 2019. The cups have flared sides with a slightly everted rim and are supported on a ring foot. They are covered to the interior, exterior and base with a bright lemon-yellow enamel. Provenance: Private English Collection, formerly in a private collection... [Lire la suite]
22 mai 2018

A pink-ground famille-rose 'bajixiang' tripod censer, Qianlong six-character mark in iron-red and of the period (1736-1795)

Lot 262. A pink-ground famille-rose 'bajixiang' tripod censer, Qianlong six-character mark in iron-red and of the period (1736-1795); 11 ¼ in. (28.5 cm.) across the handles. Estimate GBP 15,000 - GBP 20,000. Price realised GBP 37,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2018. The impressive vessel is decorated and gilt around the exterior with the 'Eight Buddhist Emblems', bajixiang, amongst scrolling lotus, above three cabriole legs decorated with a single lotus scroll. The upright handles are... [Lire la suite]
24 mars 2018

An unusual celadon-glazed incised bowl with loop handles, Qianlong six-character mark in underglaze blue and of the period

Lot 613. An unusual celadon-glazed incised bowl with loop handles, Qianlong six-character mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-1795); 5 3/16 in. (13.1 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 15,000 - USD 20,000. Price realised USD 37,500 © Christie's Images Ltd 2018 The shallow rounded bowl with everted rim is applied on the exterior with a row of eight small loops between incised borders of upright leaves below and ruyi heads above, and is covered overall with a glaze of pale bluish-green... [Lire la suite]
06 mai 2017

An exceptionally rare Imperial famille rose yellow-ground 'floral' bowl Qianlong six-character mark and of the period

Lot 122. An exceptionally rare Imperial famille rose yellow-ground 'floral' bowl, Qianlong six-character mark and of the period (1736-1795). Estimate HK$ 800,000 - 1,200,000 (€94,000 - 140,000). Photo: Bonhams. Finely enamelled in vibrant colours of pink, white, blue, coral-red and green with various blossoms including lily, narcissus, lotus and anemone, all borne on dense leafy scrolls with further florets reserved on a bright yellow ground, the interior decorated with five iron-red bats,... [Lire la suite]
04 mars 2017

A copper red glazed bowl, Qianlong six-character mark and of the period (1736-1795)

Lot 2156. A copper red glazed bowl, Qianlong six-character mark and of the period (1736-1795). Estimate US$ 5,000 - 7,000 (€4,700 - 6,600). Photo: Bonhams. Potted with gently rounded sides, the interior and exterior covered with an even copper-red glaze thinning at the mouth rim, the foot ring and base glazed white, inscribed with a six-character mark in underglaze blue. 5 3/8in (13.6cm) diameter  Bonhams. CHINESE WORKS OF ART AND PAINTINGS, 13 Mar 2017, 12:00 EDT, NEW... [Lire la suite]