30 septembre 2019

A rare blue and white seated figure of Shoulao, Wanli period (1573-1619)

Lot 28. A rare blue and white seated figure of Shoulao, Wanli period (1573-1619); 10 ¼ in. (26.3 cm.) high. Estimate HKD 60,000 - HKD 80,000 (USD 7,693 - USD 10,257). Unsold. © Christie's Image Ltd 2019 box.  Property from the the Quek Kiok Lee Collection.  Provenance: Acquired in Singapore, 8 January 1975. Note: Large blue and white figures of this type and date, depicting Shoulao seated on a deer, appear to be quite rare. One in the British Museum (Franks. 1472) is illustrated by J.... [Lire la suite]

05 juin 2019

A wucai figure of Shoulao, Ming dynasty, Wanli period and a Dehua figure of an immortal, Qing dynasty

Lot 409. A wucai figure of Shoulao, Ming dynasty, Wanli period and a Dehua figure of an immortal, Qing dynasty; 23.8 and 14.5 cm, 9 3/8  and 5 3/4  in. Estimate 10,000 — 15,000 HKD. Lot sold 35,000 HKD. Courtesy Sotheby's. the Shoulao seated on a deer, his robe further painted with a rabbit and a bat on the back; the immortal dancing on a jagged rock and trampling on a lion, Xuande mark. Provenance: C.C. Teng & Co., Taipei, ca. 1990. Sotheby's. Chinese Art, Hong... [Lire la suite]
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20 février 2018

A white jade figure of Shoulao, Qing dynasty, 18th century

Lot 3041. A white jade figure of Shoulao, Qing dynasty, 18th century; 16.5 cm., 6 1/2  in. Estimate 150,000 - 200,000 HKD. Lot sold 187,500 HKD. Photo: Sotheby's 2013. the immortal portrayed standing with a gentle smile on his face framed by a finely incised beard, below arched brows and expressive wrinkles on his forehead, sporting a small cap on his characteristically bulging tonsured head and dressed in a plaited robe with ample sleeves, fastened at the waist... [Lire la suite]
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19 mai 2017

An ivory carving of standing Shoulao holding a staff, China, Ming dynasty

Lot 481. An ivory carving of standing Shoulao holding a staff, China, Ming dynasty, H. 31,5 cm. Estimate 12 000-18 000 €. Photo: Nagel Repairs. Property from a French private collection, acquired at Christie's London, May 2012, lot 254.  Nagel. Asiatische Kunst. Sale 100, 16.06.2017
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24 février 2017

Nicholas Grindley at Asian Week New York, 9-18 march 2017

Pottery Lion-Dog, Chinese, Early Tang period, 7th century. Length: 7 1/2 in (19 cm). © Nicholas Grindley A wood, probably some sort of fruitwood, figure of a longevity god or immortal, probably Shouxing or Shoulao, Ming–Qing dynasty, 17th century. Height (excluding base) 19.6 cm (7 1/2 in). © Nicholas Grindley A jichimu table in the form of an archaic fang ding. China, probably Daoguang (1821-1850). Jichimu wood. 33 3/4 x 63 5/8 x 19 1/2 in (85.7 x 161.6 x 49.5... [Lire la suite]
05 août 2016

Vase maillet de la famille verte à décor d'immortels, Chine, règne de Kangxi (1662-1722)

Vase maillet de la famille verte à décor d'immortels, Chine, règne de Kangxi (1662-1722), fours de Jingdezhen. Hauteur : 0.45 m. Diamètre : 0.189 m. Ancienne collection Ernest Grandidier; G3042. Paris, musée Guimet - musée national des Arts asiatiques. Photo © RMN-Grand Palais (musée Guimet, Paris) / Gérard Blot Scène, représentant Shoulao et Xi Wangmu assis près d'une table dans les nuages, au-dessus des Huit immortels qui leur offrent une pêche de longévité. 

24 juin 2016

Important brûle parfum en bronze représentant Shoulao sur son cerf blanc, Chine, XVIIIe siècle

Lot 106. Important brûle parfum en bronze représentant Shoulao sur son cerf blanc, Chine, XVIIIe siècle. Estimate 120,000 — 180,000 €. Photo: Sotheby's. réalisé en deux parties, la figure du dieu de la Longévité Shoulao barbu et souriant, vêtu d'une longue robe flottante et tenant un sceptre dans sa main gauche ainsi qu'un rouleau dans la main droite, chevauchant un cerf à la tête baissée surmontée de hauts bois, ceux-ci réalisés séparément. Haut. 104 cm, larg. 90 cm, prof. 40 cm  A... [Lire la suite]
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31 mai 2016

A large and rare Ming wucai seated figure of Shoulao, Wanli period (1573-1620)

Lot 3323. A large and rare Ming wucai seated figure of Shoulao, Wanli period (1573-1620). Estimate HK$1,200,000 – HK$1,800,000 ($155,204 - $232,807). Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2016. The God of Longevity is shown seated atop a recumbent deer raised on an oval plinth painted with clouds and waves breaking against rocks, and holding a ruyi in his right hand. He is dressed in a brightly coloured robe predominantly decorated with peony medallions on an iron-red diaper ground, the front and shoulders with... [Lire la suite]
08 avril 2016

A small wucai ‘Shoulao’ dish, Mark and period of Wanli (1573-1619)

Lot 47. A small wucai ‘Shoulao’ dish, Mark and period of Wanli (1573-1619). Estimate HKD 400,000 — 600,000 (45,157 - 67,735 EUR). Lot Sold 1,125,000 HKD (127,003 EUR). Photo: Sotheby's. with shallow rounded sides rising from a tapered foot to a flared rim, intricately painted to the interior with a central medallion enclosing Shoulao standing before a crane under a gnarled pine tree with an attendant beside in a garden landscape with colourful scrolling... [Lire la suite]
20 juillet 2015

A white jade figure of Shoulao, Qing dynasty, 18th century

A white jade figure of Shoulao, Qing dynasty, 18th century. Estimate  100,000 — 150,000  HKD.  Lot. sold 437,500 HKD. Photo Sotheby's carved standing with an attendant carrying a peach at his side, holding a gnarled staff in its left hand, his serene face with fine features set in a benevolent expression, his robe falling in ample folds, the smoothly polished stone of even celadon-white colour: 10.1 cm., 4 in. Sotheby's. Chinese Art, Hong Kong, 01 juin 2015, 03:15 PM
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