29 avril 2015

An 'ox-blood' glazed bottle vase, Qing Dynasty

An 'ox-blood' glazed bottle vase, Qing Dynasty. Estimate £500 - 800 (€700 - 1,100). Photo: Bonhams. The globular vase with a tall thin neck, all covered in a finely streaked copper-red glaze, thinning at the mouth rim to a pale hue, the base glazed white. 29cm (11 3/8in) high  Bonhams. ASIAN ART, 11 May 2015 10:30 BST - LONDON, KNIGHTSBRIDGE

27 avril 2015

A carved celadon-glazed 'Lotus' brushpot, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period

A carved celadon-glazed 'Lotus' brushpot, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period. Estimate £8,000 — 12,000 (10,852 - 16,278 EUR). Photo Sotheby's. carved around the slightly waisted cylindrical body with leafy scrolling lotus, covered overall with a pale celadon glaze, the recessed base painted with an artemesia leaf in underglaze-blue - 18.5cm., 7 1/4 in. Sotheby's. Important Chinese Art, Londres, 13 mai 2015, 11:00 AM
27 avril 2015

A white-glazed,bottle vase, Qing dynasty, 18th century

A white-glazed,bottle vase, Qing dynasty, 18th century. Estimate £3,000 — 5,000 (4,070 - 6,783 EUR). Photo Sotheby's. the compressed angular body rising from a tall foot to a tall neck with a galleried rim, with raised bands encircling the body and neck, covered overall with a bluish-ivory glaze - 22.4cm., 8 7/8 in. Provenance: Chait Galleries, New York, 1964.Collection of Evelyn Annenberh Hall.Christie's New York, 29th March 2006, lot 128. Sotheby's. Important Chinese Art,... [Lire la suite]
27 avril 2015

A carved porcelain brushpot, bitong, by Chen Guozhi, Qing dynasty, Daoguang period

A carved porcelain brushpot, bitong, by Chen Guozhi, Qing dynasty, Daoguang period. Estimate £20,000 — 30,000 (27,130 - 40,695 EUR). Photo Sotheby's. well potted in the form of a section of bamboo, carved in varying relief with a single horse by a river bank beneath an overhanging willow tree, the base with a square seal in positive seal script reading Chen Guozhi zuo (Made by Chen Guozhi) - 14cm., 5 1/2 in. Sotheby's. Important Chinese Art, Londres, 13 mai... [Lire la suite]
22 avril 2015

Two tea cups in the form of half peaches by Gongqi Wang, Qing Dynasty, 18th century

Two tea cups in the form of half peaches by Gongqi Wang, Qing Dynasty, 18th century. Yixing, Jiangsu Province. Stoneware with ocher or reddish shards. Height: 5 cm (KGM 79.1492) - Diameter: 8.2 cm (KGM 79.1492) - Height: 4 cm (KGM 79.1493) - Diameter: 7.8 cm (KGM 79.1493). Ident.Nr. KGM 79.1492 - KGM 79.1493. Collection: Museum of Asian Art. © Photo: Museum of Asian Art, the National Museums in Berlin - Prussian Cultural Heritage. The handles of the two tea cups in the form of half peaches are formed of branches whose foliage and... [Lire la suite]
22 avril 2015

Imperial throne, 3rd quarter 17th century, Qing Dynasty

Imperial throne, 3rd quarter 17th century, Qing Dynasty. Color lacquer and gold paint on rosewood with mother of pearl inlays, gold and silver foil, 105 x 105.5 x 73.5 cm. Ident.Nr. 1972-15.Collection: Museum of Asian Art. Photo: Jürgen Liepe © Photo: Museum of Asian Art, the National Museums in Berlin - Prussian Cultural Heritage. The throne and the corresponding three-piece folding screen set among the surviving works with "Perlmuttereinlagen" from the imperial workshops, the main work of the early era Kangxi (1662-1722). The... [Lire la suite]


18 avril 2015

A red-overlay glass bowl and cover, Qing dynasty, 18th-19th century

A red-overlay glass bowl and cover, Qing dynasty, 18th-19th century.  Estimate HK$150,000-200,000 ($20,000-32,000). Unsold. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 The opaque white bowl is carved through the red layer with flowers interspersed with scroll decoration above a band of lotus petals to the foot. The domed cover is similarly decorated surrounding the finial. The base is incised with an apocryphal four-character mark within a double square. The bowl, 4¡ in. (11.2 cm.) diam. Property... [Lire la suite]
18 avril 2015

A pair of fluted blue glass vases, Qing dynasty (1644-1911)

A pair of fluted blue glass vases, Qing dynasty (1644-1911). Estimate HK$200,000-300,000 ($26,000-39,000). Unsold. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 The vase has a pear-shaped body standing on a high foot and with a long, slightly tapered neck. It is fluted into ten facets and has an even periwinkle-blue tone. The base is incised with an apocryphal Qianlong four-character mark within a double square. 6Ω in. (16.5 cm.) high, wood stands, box (2) Property from the collection of Geronimo Berenguer De Los Reyes,... [Lire la suite]
18 avril 2015

A pair of red glass bottle vases, Qing dynasty, 19th century

A pair of red glass bottle vases, Qing dynasty, 19th century. Estimate HK$120,000-150,000  ($16,000-19,000). Unsold. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 Each vase with a globular body rises to a tall cylindrical neck, all supported on a short foot ring. The translucent metal is of an even rich ruby-red tone. 12 in. (30.5 cm.) high, stands, box (2). Property from the collection of Geronimo Berenguer De Los Reyes, Jr. Christie's. THE PAVILION SALE - CHINESE CERAMICS AND WORKS OF ART, 6 April... [Lire la suite]
17 avril 2015

A pair of blue glass dishes, Qing dynasty, 19th century

A pair of blue glass dishes, Qing dynasty, 19th century.  Estimate HK$50,000 - HK$80,000 ($6,500-10,000). Unsold. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 Each dish with shallow, rounded sides rising from the ring foot to the flat rim. The base is decorated with a gilt shou character. 8º in. (21 cm.) diam., stands, box (2) Property from the collection of Geronimo Berenguer De Los Reyes, Jr. Christie's. THE PAVILION SALE - CHINESE CERAMICS AND WORKS OF ART, 6 April 2015, 22nd Floor