23 mai 2022

A large coral-ground famille-verte and gilt-decorated 'boys' bowl, Seal mark and period of Jiaqing (1796-1820)

Lot 3652. A large coral-ground famille-verte and gilt-decorated 'boys' bowl, Seal mark and period of Jiaqing (1796-1820); 21 cm. Lot sold 1,197,000 HKD (Estimate : 400,000 - 600,000 HKD). © Sotheby's 2022 Provenance: Acquired in Hong Kong prior to 1995.   Note: A closely related bowl in the Palace Museum, Beijing, is illustrated in The Complete Collection of Treasures of the Palace Museum. Porcelains of Polychrome and Contrasting Colours, Hong Kong, 1999, pl. 159; one in the Shanghai... [Lire la suite]

12 mai 2022

A small yellow-glazed bowl, Seal mark and period of Jiaqing (1796-1820)

Lot 9. A small yellow-glazed bowl, Seal mark and period of Jiaqing (1796-1820). Diameter 9.5 cm., 3¾ in. Lot sold 20,160 GBP (Estimate : 6,000 - 8,000 GBP). © Sotheby's 2022 the base inscribed with a six-character seal mark in underglaze blue. Sotheby's. Important Chinese Art, London, 11 May 2022
12 mars 2022

A large blue and white and ruby-ground famille-rose sgraffiato 'medallion' bowl, Seal mark and period of Jiaqing

Lot 122. A large blue and white and ruby-ground famille-rose sgraffiato 'medallion' bowl, Seal mark and period of Jiaqing (1796-1820). Diameter 7⅛ in., 18.2 cm. Estimate: 5,000 - 7,000 USD. Lot sold: 56,700 USD. © Sothebys. the base with a six-character seal mark in underglaze blue. Provenance: The O'Byrne Collection, removed from Upholland College, Lancashire. Christie's London, 30th October 1961, lot 97 (part lot). Collection of Wou Kiuan (1910-1997). Wou... [Lire la suite]
11 mai 2021

A fine ruby-ground famille-rose sgraffiato medallion bowl, Seal mark and period of Jiaqing (1796-1820)

Lot 3637. A fine ruby-ground famille-rose sgraffiato medallion bowl, Seal mark and period of Jiaqing (1796-1820); 15.1 cm. Estimate: 500,000 - 700,000 HKD. Lot sold: 604,800 HKD. Courtesy Sotheby's. enamelled on the exterior with four medallions of fruiting and flowering branches, interrupted by floral strapwork against a bright ruby ground incised with feather arabesques, the interior painted in cobalt blue with a basket of peaches surrounded by floral branches, the base with a six-character seal... [Lire la suite]
21 décembre 2020

A fine blue and white 'crane' bowl, Seal mark and period of Jiaqing (1796-1820)

Lot 441. A fine blue and white 'crane' bowl, Seal mark and period of Jiaqing (1796-1820); 14 cm, 5½ in. Estimate: 60,000 - 80,000 HKD. Lot sold: 100,800 HKD. Photo Sotheby's. Provenance: A Hong Kong private collection. Christie's Hong Kong, 4th October 2016, lot 140. Sotheby's. China / 5000 years, Hong Kong, 27 November 2020  
20 avril 2020

A pair of famille-rose and iron-red 'Double happiness' saucer dishes, seal marks and period of Jiaqing (1796-1820)

Lot 3708. A pair of famille-rose and iron-red 'Double happiness' saucer dishes, seal marks and period of Jiaqing (1796-1820); 7.6 cm., 3 in. Estimate 50,000 — 70,000 HKD. Lot sold 75,000 HKD (7,649 EUR). Photo Sotheby's. each well potted with shallow sides rising from a tapered foot to a slightly everted rim, the exterior decorated in underglaze blue with a continuous band of of trefoil leaves and floral blooms issuing from intertwining stems, the interior centred with a medallion... [Lire la suite]

19 avril 2020

A fine famille-rose 'Dragon and Flower' bowl, seal mark and period of Jiaqing (1796-1820)

Lot 3635. A fine famille-rose 'Dragon and Flower' bowl, seal mark and period of Jiaqing (1796-1820); 9.4 cm., 3 5/8  in. Estimate 30,000 — 50,000 HKD. Lot Sold 37,500 HKD. Photo: Sotheby’s. delicately potted with deep rounded sides rising from a short straight foot to a slightly flared lobed gilt mouthrim, the body moulded with two main registers, the upper register decorated with five panels, three of them with narcissus blossoms, the other two with a dragon depicted... [Lire la suite]
27 mars 2020

A shell-shaped brush washer, seal mark and period of Jiaqing (1796-1820)

Lot 3089. A shell-shaped brush washer, seal mark and period of Jiaqing (1796-1820); 8.6 cm., 3 3/8 in. Estimate 300,000 — 400,000 HKD. Lot Sold 375,000 HKD. Courtesy Sotheby's. well modelled as a flattened conch shell, with stepped layers depicting the concentric cone shape, the exterior textured with numerous spots under a pale sea-green glaze, the opening of the shell formed as the interior of the washer, painted in sepia with a scene of the seabed surrounded by gilt outlines, the... [Lire la suite]
27 mars 2020

A lime-green ground famille-rose bottle vase, seal mark and period of Jiaqing (1796-1820)

Lot 3078. A lime-green ground famille-rose bottle vase, seal mark and period of Jiaqing (1796-1820); 35 cm., 13 3/4 in. Estimate  500,000 — 700,000 HKD. Lot Sold 740,000 HKD. Courtesy Sotheby's. the globluar body rising to a tall waisted neck flaring at the mouth, brightly enamelled with bats and butterflies amid lotus flowers borne on foliate scrolls and auspicious symbols of peaches and 'endless knots', all reserved on a lime-green ground and set between a... [Lire la suite]
27 mars 2020

A rare and very finely painted pair of famille-rose vases, seal marks and period of Jiaqing (1796-1820)

Lot 3076. A rare and very finely painted pair of famille-rose vases, seal marks and period of Jiaqing (1796-1820); height 34.3 cm., 13 1/2 in. Estimate  6,000,000 — 8,000,000 HKD. Lot Sold 9,020,000 HKD. Courtesy Sotheby's. each of ovoid form, the exterior painted with four evenly spaced oval medallions, each centred with a stylised lotus flower surrounded by entwined lotus and peony scrolls between further floral scrolls, all above a short slightly splayed foot painted... [Lire la suite]