20 novembre 2018

A fine pair of blue and white saucer dishes, Yongzheng six-character marks within double circles and of the period (1723-1735)

Lot 2909. A fine pair of blue and white saucer dishes, Yongzheng six-character marks within double circles and of the period (1723-1735); 3 ¼ in. (8.3 cm.) diam. Estimate: HK$600,000.00 - HK$800,000.00 (USD 76,905 - USD 102,540). Price realised HKD 750,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2018 Each saucer is delicately decorated on the exterior with blossoming branches of peonies, prunus and camellia, box. Provenance: Sold at Sotheby’s Hong Kong, 18 May 1988, lot 173Sold at Sotheby’s Hong Kong, 29 October 1991,... [Lire la suite]

02 juillet 2018

A pair of copper-red saucer dishes, seal marks and period of Qianlong (1736-1795)

Lot 2007. A pair of copper-red saucer dishes, seal marks and period of Qianlong (1736-1795); 14.6 cm., 5 3/4 in. Estimate 80,000-100,000 HKD (7,712 — 9,641 EUR). Lot Sold 137,500 HKD (13,256 EUR). Photo Sotheby's each potted with shallow rounded sides supported on a slightly tapered foot, gently rising to a flaring rim, the exterior applied with a rich strawberry-red glaze fired to a glossy finish, stopping neatly and slightly pooling below the mouthrim and just above the footrim,... [Lire la suite]
11 juin 2018

Coupe en porcelaine doucai, Marque et époque Yongzheng (1723-1735)

Lot 176. Coupe en porcelaine doucai, Marque et époque Yongzheng (1723-1735); 15,1 cm, 5 7/8  in. Estimation:  3,000 — 5,000 €. Unsold. Courtesy Sotheby's. peinte au centre d'une branche chargée de pêches et fleurs émergeant d'un rocher saillant entouré de pousses de bambou dans un médaillon, l'extérieur orné de deux groupes de lingzhi, bambous et rochers, marque à six caractères dans un double cercle à la base. A doucai saucer dish painted with a fruiting and flowering peach tree,... [Lire la suite]
28 mars 2018

A small imperial yellow-glazed saucer dish, Zhengde six-character mark and of the period (1506-1521)

Lot 1479. A small imperial yellow-glazed saucer dish, Zhengde six-character mark in underglaze blue within a double circle and of the period (1506-1521); 6 1/8 in. (15.5 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 10,000 - USD 15,000. Price realised USD 134,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2011 With shallow rounded sides raised on a slightly tapered foot and rising to a slightly everted rim, covered inside and out with a glaze of lemon-yellow color, the glaze on the base with a blue-green tint. Note: For a... [Lire la suite]
29 décembre 2017

A pair of 'doucai' saucer dishes, Yongzheng marks and period (1723-1735)

Lot 210. A pair of 'doucai' saucer dishes, Yongzheng marks and period (1723-1735); diameter 5 7/8 in., 14.9 cm. Estimate 35,000 — 45,000 USD. Sold 43,750 USD. photo courtesy Sotheby's each with rounded flared sides springing from a low tapered footring, the interior painted with a central roundel enclosing a knotty peach tree bearing blossoms and fruit growing amid rocks and bamboo, encircled around the cavetto with further peach boughs interspersed with paired butterflies, the underside... [Lire la suite]
16 décembre 2017

Two blue and white small saucer dishes, Lê dynasty, 15th-16th century

Lot 875. Two blue and white small saucer dishes, Lê dynasty, 15th-16th century; 6 and 4 3/8in (15 and 11cm) diameter. Estimate US$ 800 - 1,200 (€680 - 1,000). Sold for US$ 375 (€316). Photo: Bonhams.   The larger of simple circular form with a short foot supporting a curving well centered with a lotus and trilliam roundel and a classic tendril scroll band at the rim reversed by a wider flower and leaf band on the upper exterior walls, the glaze stopping along the foot and partially... [Lire la suite]

11 novembre 2017

A rare celadon-glazed saucer dish, Qianlong six-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-1795)

Lot 274. A rare celadon-glazed saucer dish, Qianlong six-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-1795). 6 3/8. in. (16.2 cm.) diam. Estimate GBP 7,000 - GBP 9,000. Price realised GBP 17,500. © Christies Images Ltd 2017 The finely potted dish is carved to the exterior with archaistic bats, above a band of ruyi-heads enclosing the foot rim. The exterior is covered in an even pale bluish-green glaze. Provenance: From a private American collection. ... [Lire la suite]
06 novembre 2017

A pair of famille rose 'boneless' saucer dishes, Yongzheng six-character marks and of the period (1723-1735)

Lot 133. A pair of famille rose 'boneless' saucer dishes, Yongzheng six-character marks and of the period (1723-1735). Each: 15cm (5 7/8in) diam (2). Estimate  GBP  4,000 - 6,000. Sold for £11,875 (€13,434). Photo: Bonhams. Each dish intricately enamelled with a floral spray with a single butterfly in flight above the arrangement, raised on a high foot rim, the base with a six-character underglaze-blue reign mark. The Property of a Gentleman. Note: For a comparable pair of... [Lire la suite]
25 octobre 2017

A 'wucai' saucer dish, Mark and period of Kangxi (1662-1722)

Lot 141. A 'wucai' saucer dish, Mark and period of Kangxi (1662-1722). Estimate 4,000 -- 6,000 USD. Lot sold 4,800 USD. Photo: Sothebys. delicately potted, the interior painted in the center with numerous densely scattered flowering plants, including hydrangea, camellia, pinks, asters, prunus, peony, and lotus, the exterior painted with detached floral sprays of similar plants; 6 3/4 in., 17.2 cm. Note: See a pair of Kangxi dishes of this design sold at Christie's Hong Kong, 8th October 1990, lot 446;... [Lire la suite]
27 août 2017

A very rare small clair-de-lune-glazed saucer dish, Yongzheng mark and of the period (1723-1735)

Lot 743. A very rare small clair-de-lune-glazed saucer dish, Yongzheng six-character mark in underglaze blue within a double square and of the period (1723-1735), 5 ¼ in. (13.2 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 80,000 - USD 100,000. Price realised USD 100,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2017 The dish has rounded sides rising from a low foot ring to a gently flaring rim, and the interior and exterior are covered with a translucent pale lavender-blue glaze stopping neatly around the foot.  ... [Lire la suite]