25 décembre 2020

A blue and white 'lança' stem bowl, seal mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795)

Lot 22. A blue and white 'lança' stem bowl, seal mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795); Diam. 14,5 cm, 5⅝ in. Estimate: 6,000 - 8,000 EUR. Lot sold: 8,190 EUR. Photo Sotheby's. à bords évasés, reposant sur un haut pied, l'extérieur peint de lotus dans des rinceaux encadrant des caractères lança, marque sigillaire à six caractères en bleu à l'intérieur du pied. Collection Particulière du Sud-Ouest de la France. Provenance: Acquired by the grandmother of the present owner, Mrs Romenij-Rooseboom... [Lire la suite]

23 décembre 2020

A fine green-ground aubergine-enamelled 'dragon' bowl, Seal mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795)

Lot 455. A fine green-ground aubergine-enamelled 'dragon' bowl, Seal mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795); 11.2 cm, 4⅜ in. Estimate: 100,000 - 150,000 HKD. Lot sold: 126,000 HKD. Photo Sotheby's. Provenance: C.C. Teng & Co., Taipei, 1990s, by repute. An Asian private collection. Sotheby's Hong Kong, 2nd June 2016, lot 746. Sotheby's. China / 5000 years, Hong Kong, 27 November 2020
21 décembre 2020

A fine blue and white ‘anbaxian’ dish, Seal mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795)

Lot 447. A fine blue and white ‘anbaxian’ dish, Seal mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795); 16 cm, 6¼ in. Estimate: 60,000 - 80,000 HKD. Lot sold:88,200 HKD. Photo Sotheby's. Provenance: Sotheby's Hong Kong, 3rd/4th December 2015, lot 527. Sotheby's. China / 5000 years, Hong Kong, 27 November 2020
21 décembre 2020

A copper-red and underglaze-blue 'deer' bowl, Seal mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795)

Lot 447. A copper-red and underglaze-blue 'deer' bowl, Seal mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795); 20 cm, 7⅞ in., Japanese wood box. Estimate: 25,000 - 30,000 HKD. Lot sold: 40,320 HKD. Photo Sotheby's. Sotheby's. China / 5000 years, Hong Kong, 27 November 2020
21 décembre 2020

A blue and white stem cup with 'lança' characters, Seal mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795)

Lot 444. A blue and white stem cup with 'lança' characters, seal mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795); 9.5 cm, 3¾ in., Japanese wood box. Estimate: 100,000 - 150,000 HKD. Lot sold: 214,200 HKD. Photo Sotheby's. Sotheby's. China / 5000 years, Hong Kong, 27 November 2020
19 octobre 2020

A famille-rose 'sanduo' bowl, Seal mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795)

Lot 3629. A famille-rose 'sanduo' bowl, Seal mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795); 14.9 cm, 5 ½ in. Estimate: 200,000 - 300,000 HKD. Lot sold 504,000 HKD. Courtesy Sotheby's. painted around the steep sides with the 'Three Abundances', each rendered borne on a leafy gnarled branch, the base inscribed in underglaze blue with a six-character seal mark. Provenance: Sotheby's Hong Kong, 18th May 1988, lot 285. Sotheby's. Important Chinese Art. 9 October 2020

19 octobre 2020

A famille-rose 'phoenix' vase, Seal mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795)

Lot 3626. A famille-rose 'phoenix' vase, Seal mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795); 39.5 cm, 15 ½ in. Estimate: 800,000 - 1,200,000 HKD. Lot sold 1,386,000HKD. Courtesy Sotheby's. well potted with a tapering ovoid body rising to a tall cylindrical neck flaring at the rim, brilliantly enamelled in vivid shades of pink, green, iron-red, white and sepia with a pair of phoenix birds below the sun perched atop a tree branch and rockwork amidst blossoming peonies wreathed by a profuse foliage,... [Lire la suite]
16 octobre 2020

A rare blue and white hexagonal vase, seal mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795)

Lot 3606. A rare blue and white hexagonal vase, seal mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795); 44.5 cm, 17 ½ in. Estimate: 1,200,000 - 1,800,000 HKD. Lot sold 1,512,000HKD. Courtesy Sotheby's. of hexagonal section, superbly painted in vibrant tones of cobalt blue enhanced by simulated ‘heaping and piling’, decorated around the sides with alternating fruiting and floral sprays issuing pomegranate, peach, peony, chrysanthemum, lychee and lotus growing amidst slender leafy branches, all... [Lire la suite]
16 octobre 2020

A fine blue and white 'dragon' double-gourd vase, seal mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795)

Lot 3604. A fine blue and white 'dragon' double-gourd vase, seal mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795); 17.6 cm, 6 ⅞ in. Estimate: 1,000,000 - 1,500,000 HKD. Lot sold 1,260,000 HKD. Courtesy Sotheby's. each side of the lower bulb decorated with a central shou roundel between a pair of confronted dragons detailed with long sinuous bodies with elaborate streaming scrolls, below a bat medallion on the upper bulb, the base inscribed with a six-character seal... [Lire la suite]
13 octobre 2020

A rare flambé-glazed garlic-mouth vase, Seal mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795)

Lot 85. A rare flambé-glazed garlic-mouth vase, Seal mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795); overall 56 by 12.7 by h. 21 cm, 22 by 5 by h. 8 ¼ in. Estimate: 600,000 - 800,000 HKD. Lot sold 1,260,000 HKD. Courtesy Sotheby's. the pear-shaped body rising from a splayed foot to a slender neck surmounted by a garlic-head mouth and thin lip, covered overall save for the footring with a rich and lustrous raspberry-red glaze with milky-lavender streaks drizzling down from the... [Lire la suite]