29 novembre 2018

A rare Ru-type hexagonal jardinière, Qianlong six-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-1795)

Lot 2964. A rare Ru-type hexagonal jardinière, Qianlong six-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-1795); 11 in. (27.9 cm.) wide. Estimate HKD 200,000 - HKD 300,000. Price realised HKD 250,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2018.  The curving sides flare out to the flat, everted rim and is all raised on six low bracket feet. The vessel is covered overall with an opaque glaze of Ru-type. There are two drainage holes in the base flanking the seal mark, box.  ... [Lire la suite]

06 octobre 2018

A Ru-Type Square Double Gourd Vase, Qianlong Period, 1736-1795

Lot 3313. A Ru-Type Square Double Gourd Vase, Qianlong Period, 1736-1795. H 31cm. Estimate HKD 1,000,000 - 1,500,000 (USD 127,619 - 191,429). Lot sold HKD 2,124,000 (USD 271,063). © Poly Auction. With the lower bulb of square form and upper bulb of bottle shape, covered overall in ru-type glaze, the white base inscribed with a six-character mark in underglaze blue.  Provenance: Auction House in Toulon, France. Poly Hong Kong. Inheritance - A Selection Of... [Lire la suite]
02 juillet 2018

A fine Ru-type facetted vase, seal mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795)

Lot 1989.  A fine Ru-type facetted vase, seal mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795); 33 cm., 13 in. Estimate 600,000 — 800,000 HKD (57,843 — 77,125 EUR). Lot Sold 1,340,000 HKD (129,184 EUR). Photo Sotheby's. potted with four primary sides and subsidiary facetted sides, the slightly flared foot rising to broad angular shoulders before tapering at the waisted neck surmounted by an everted lipped rim, applied with a blue-tinged grey glaze suffused... [Lire la suite]
18 juin 2018

A fine small Ru-type vase, hu, Qianlong six-character sealmark and of the period (1736-1795)

Lot 3740. A fine small Ru-type vase, hu, Qianlong six-character sealmark and of the period (1736-1795); 5 7/8 in. (15 cm.) high. Estimate HKD 500,000 - HKD 700,000. Price Realized HKD 1,040,000. © Christie's Images Ltd. 2011   Of facetted octagonal section supported on a conforming foot, the pear-shaped body rising to a broad neck flanked by a pair of tubular lug handles, covered inside and out in an even, opaque, pale blue glaze stopping short of the brown-dressed foot... [Lire la suite]
16 juin 2018

A Ru-type vase, fanghu, Qianlong six-character sealmark and of the period (1736-1795)

Lot 3704. A Ru-type vase, fanghu, Qianlong six-character sealmark and of the period (1736-1795); 12 1/4 in. (31 cm.) high. Estimate HKD 300,000 - HKD 400,000. Price realised HKD 325,000 © Christie's Images Ltd 2011. The pear-shaped body of rectangular section with chamfered corners rising from a low straight foot, subtly moulded on the broad sides with peach-shaped panels, the neck flanked with two tubular handles, applied thickly overall with an unctuous glaze of pale grey colour, the neatly cut,... [Lire la suite]
10 avril 2018

A large Ru-type glazed bowl, Qianlong six-character seal mark and of the period (1736-1795)

Lot 2283. A large Ru-type glazed bowl, Qianlong six-character seal mark and of the period (1736-1795); 14 3/8 in. (36.5 cm.) diam. Estimate HKD 400,000 - HKD 600,000. Price realised HKD 500,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2013 The bowl is heavily potted with gently curved sides rising from a circular foot to a flared rim, covered overall in a finely crackled glaze of sky-blue tone. The ring of the foot is applied with a brown wash, box.  Note: A pair of Yongzheng bowls... [Lire la suite]

13 janvier 2018

A rare triple mouth double-gourd Ru-type vase, seal mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795)

Lot 3033. A rare triple mouth double-gourd Ru-type vase, seal mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795); 20.1 cm., 7 7/8  in. Estimate 600,000 — 800,000 HKD. Lot sold 937,500 HKD. Photo: Sotheby's 2013 the three double-gourd vases conjoined together forming three globular lobes supported on a short trefoil foot, below a cinched waist and a slender upper bulb rising to three separate tubular necks, applied overall with an even caesious-coloured... [Lire la suite]
03 janvier 2018

A fine ru-type cong, Qianlong seal mark and period (1736-1795)

Lot 154. A fine ru-type cong, Qianlong seal mark and period (1736-1795); 29.5cm., 11 5/8 in. Estimate 20,000 — 30,000 GBP. Lot sold 362,500 GBP. Photo Sotheby’s of square section with straight sides rising from a spreading foot to a short waisted neck, the corners moulded with the bagua (Eight Trigrams) arranged into horizontal registers of two columns divided by undulating vertical bands, pierced with two pairs of circular apertures on one side and two oval apertures at... [Lire la suite]
30 décembre 2017

A fine ru-type cong, Qianlong seal mark and period (1736-1795)

Lot 36. A fine ru-type cong, Qianlong seal mark and period (1736-1795); 28.7cm., 11 ¼in. Estimate 15,000—20,000 GBP. Lot sold 92,500 GBP. Photo Sotheby’s of square section with straight sides rising from a spreading foot to a short waisted neck, moulded on each side with the bagua (Eight Trigrams) arranged into two columns, covered overall in a crackled greyish-blue glaze stopping at the footring to reveal the brown body, the base inscribed with a six-character seal mark. ... [Lire la suite]
07 octobre 2017

A fine Ru-type hexagonal vase, hu, seal mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795)

Lot 3638. A fine Ru-type hexagonal vase, hu, seal mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795),  46 cm, 18 1/8  in. Estimate 3,200,000 — 3,800,000 HKD. Lot sold 3,940,000 HKD. Photo: Sotheby's. finely potted of hexagonal section, the facetted baluster body supported on a splayed foot, rising to a waisted neck flanked by a pair of tubular handles, covered overall with an attractive greyish-blue glaze of sky-blue tone, the glaze stopping neatly at the footring, inscribed to the base with... [Lire la suite]