03 juin 2019

A café-au-lait glazed cup, Seal mark and period of Daoguang (1821-1850)

Lot 777. A café-au-lait glazed cup, Seal mark and period of Daoguang (1821-1850); 8.1 cm, 3 1/4  in. Estimate 30,000 — 50,000 HKD. Lot sold 93,750 HKD. © Sotheby's. of deep U-shape supported on a short foot, the exterior covered with a creamy beige glaze.  Sotheby's. Chinese Art, Hong Kong, 30 May 2019

25 mai 2019

A pair of famille-rose 'flower-balls' wine cups and warmers, Seal marks and period of Daoguang (1821-1850)

Lot 286. A pair of famille-rose 'flower-balls' wine cups and warmers, Seal marks and period of Daoguang (1821-1850); 9.6 cm, 3 3/4  in. Estimate 4,000 — 6,000 GBP. Lot sold 32,500 GBP. Courtesy Sotheby's. each warmer with bulbous sides rising from a short straight foot to a gilt rim, painted with multi-coloured 'flower-balls' arranged asymmetrically and scattered throughout, surmounted by a cup with straight sides rising from a tapered foot to a flared gilt rim, the exterior... [Lire la suite]
16 avril 2019

A pair of blue and white 'Immortals' bowls, Seal marks and period of Daoguang (1821-1850)

Lot 3639. A pair of blue and white 'Immortals' bowls, Seal marks and period of Daoguang (1821-1850); 10.9 cm, 4 1/4  in.. Estimate 120,000 — 150,000 HKD. Lot Sold   212,500 HKD (27,372 USD). Courtesy Sotheby's.  each decorated in shades of blue around the exterior with the ‘Eight Immortals’, each rendered holding their respective attribute and supported on ruyi clouds above a wavy sea, the interior with a medallion enclosing three immortals including... [Lire la suite]
08 février 2019

A fine famille-rose yellow sgraffiato-ground landscape medallion bowl, seal mark and period of Daoguang (1821-1850)

Lot 2707. A fine famille-rose yellow sgraffiato-ground landscape medallion bowl, seal mark and period of Daoguang (1821-1850); 14.5 cm., 5 3/4 in. Estimate 150,000 - 200,000 HKD. Lot Sold 300,000 HKD. Courtesy Sotheby's 2010. the deep rounded sides rising from a short straight foot to a slightly everted rim, finely enamelled around the exterior with four medallions enclosing a ram in a landscape, divided by vase and bowls issuing flowers and fruit and all reserved on a rich bright... [Lire la suite]
08 février 2019

A fine doucai 'floral' bowl, seal mark and period of Daoguang (1821-1850)

Lot 2688. A fine doucai 'floral' bowl, seal mark and period of Daoguang (1821-1850); 15 cm., 6 in. Estimate 150,000 -- 200,000 HKD. Lot Sold 300,000 HKD. Courtesy Sotheby's 2010. the finely potted deep rounded sides rising from a short straight foot to an everted rim, finely painted and enamelled to the interior with a floral medallion encircled by a floret band and ruyi strapwork, the exterior with six composite floral sprays divided by ruyi strapwork panels,... [Lire la suite]
07 février 2019

A fine pair of celadon-ground iron-red 'phoenix' medallion bowls, seal marks and period of Daoguang (1821-1850)

Lot 2694. A fine pair of celadon-ground iron-red 'phoenix' medallion bowls, seal marks and period of Daoguang (1821-1850); 14.5 cm., 5 3/4 in. Estimate 250,000 — 350,000 HKD. Lot Sold 437,500 HKD. Courtesy Sotheby's 2010. each body with deep rounded sides rising from a short tapering foot to an everted rim, decorated around the exterior with five large iron-red phoenix medallions and a single one to the interior, all reserved on a pale even celadon-green glaze thinning to... [Lire la suite]

03 décembre 2018

A blue and white 'Dragon' dish, seal mark and period of Daoguang (1821-1850)

Lot 660. A blue and white 'Dragon' dish, seal mark and period of Daoguang (1821-1850); 17.3 cm, 6 3/4  in. Estimate: 30,000-50,000 HKD. Lot sold 68,750 HKD. © Sotheby's. painted on the interior with a writhing dragon reaching for a flaming pearl amidst flame wisps, the underside similarly decorated with two dragons, six-character seal mark.  Provenance: Tai Sing Fine Antiques Ltd., Hong Kong, 8th May 2004. Property from the Xinyangtang Collection.  Sotheby's. Chinese... [Lire la suite]
03 décembre 2018

An iron-red and blue and white bowl, seal mark and period of Daoguang (1821-1850)

Lot 656. An iron-red and blue and white bowl, seal mark and period of Daoguang (1821-1850); 10.4 cm, 4 1/8  in. Estimate: 40,000-60,000 HKD. Lot sold 118,750 HKD. © Sotheby's. the deep rounded sides supported on a straight foot, decorated on the exterior with eight lotus blossoms interlinked by foliate strapwork, each lotus supporting one of the bajixiang emblems painted in iron red.  Provenance: Collection of Simon Kwan.Christie's Hong Kong, 20th September 2002,... [Lire la suite]
01 décembre 2018

A pair of blue and white 'dragon' bowls, seal marks and period of Daoguang (1821-1850)

Lot 413. A pair of blue and white 'dragon' bowls, seal marks and period of Daoguang  (1821-1850); 14.9 cm, 5 7/8  in. Estimate 80,000 — 120,000 HKD. Lot sold 237,500 HKD. © Sotheby's. each painted with two five-clawed dragons striding amidst clouds, the interior with a medallion enclosing a dragon, wood stands. Sotheby's. Chinese Art, Hong Kong, 29 november 2018
03 octobre 2018

A pair of blue and white 'lotus bouquet' small dishes, seal marks and period of Daoguang (1821-1850)

Lot 3663. A pair of blue and white 'lotus bouquet' small dishes, seal marks and period of Daoguang (1821-1850); 11.7 cm, 4 5/8  in. Estimate 100,000 — 150,000 HKD. Lot Sold 125,000 HKD (15,945 USD). Courtesy Sotheby's. each with rounded sides rising from a tapered foot to a slightly everted rim, the interior painted with a central medallion enclosing a beribboned bouquet of blooming lotuses, arrowheads and other water weeds, encircled by a composite floral meander below a classic... [Lire la suite]