24 janvier 2021

A pale blue-glazed water pot, taibai zun, Late Qing dynasty-Republic period

Lot 138. A pale blue-glazed water pot, taibai zun, Late Qing dynasty-Republic period; 5 in. (12.5 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 600 - USD 800. Price Realised USD 2,125. © Christie's Image Ltd 2021. The domed body is incised with three foliated dragon roundels below the waisted neck, covered on the exterior with an even pale blue glaze. The base has an aporcryphal Kangxi mark. Christie's. Art of China. Including Property from the Irving Collection, 18 Nov - 9 Dec 2020

22 septembre 2020

A rare white-glazed water pot, taibai zun, Kangxi six-character mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1662-1722)

Lot 814.  A rare white-glazed water pot, taibai zun, Kangxi six-character mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1662-1722); 4 7/8 in. (12.1 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 80,000 - USD 120,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2020. The domed body incised with three foliated dragon roundels below the waisted neck. Provenance: Cathay Gallery, Chicago, 16 November 1987.The James and Marilynn Alsdorf Collection, Chicago. Note: Water pots of this form are known... [Lire la suite]
22 septembre 2020

A superb peachbloom-glazed water pot, taibai zun, Kangxi six-character mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1662-1722)

Lot 812.  A superb peachbloom-glazed water pot, taibai zun, Kangxi six-character mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1662-1722); 4 7/8 in. (12.4 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 150,000 - USD 250,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2020. The domed body incised with three dragon roundels and covered with a glaze of rich crushed strawberry-red tone in contrast to the white rim. Provenance: The James and Marilynn Alsdorf Collection, Chicago, acquired prior to 1990. ... [Lire la suite]
01 mars 2020

A peachbloom-glazed water pot, taibai zun, Kangxi six-character mark and of the period (1662-1722)

Lot 1865. A peachbloom-glazed water pot, taibai zun, Kangxi six-character mark and of the period (1662-1722); 5 in. (12.7 cm.) diam. Estimate HKD 600,000 - HKD 800,000. Price realised HKD 1,220,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2010 The domed body incised with three dragon roundels visible beneath the rich rose-pink peachbloom glaze, generously mottled with areas of crushed strawberry tone with areas of pale green speckling, shading to a dark greyish-rose tone at the neck below the... [Lire la suite]
24 décembre 2019

A peachbloom-glazed waterpot, taibai zun, Kangxi six-character mark and of the period (1662-1722)

Lot 3301. A peachbloom-glazed waterpot, taibai zun, Kangxi six-character mark and of the period (1662-1722); 5 in. (12.6 cm.) diam. Estimate HKD 1,200,000 - HKD 1,800,000. Price Realized HKD 1,720,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2014.  The 'beehive'-shaped vessel is well potted with a short waisted neck and a flat countersunk base. The exterior is lightly incised with three dragon roundels, and glazed in rich raspberry tones thinning to... [Lire la suite]
19 août 2019

A peachbloom-glazed domed waterpot, taibai zun, Kangxi six-character mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1662-1722)

Lot 727. A peachbloom-glazed domed waterpot, taibai zun, Kangxi six-character mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1662-1722); 4 7/8 in. (12.3 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 80,000 - USD 120,000. Price realised USD 125,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2019 The domed body is incised with three archaistic dragon roundels and is covered with a glaze of mottled greyish-pink color shading to a darker grey above the foot. Provenance: Kate Sturges Buckingham (1858–1937) Collection, Chicago, before 1926.The Art... [Lire la suite]

12 mai 2017

A fine peachbloom-glazed beehive waterpot, taibai zun, Kangxi six-character mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1672-1722

  Lot 3012. A fine peachbloom-glazed beehive waterpot, taibai zun, Kangxi six-character mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1672-1722), 4 15/16 in. (12.5 cm.) diam., box. Estimate HKD 800,000 - HKD 1,200,000 (USD 103,192 - USD 154,788) © Christie’s Images Limited 2017. The rounded sides rising to a short, slightly flaring neck, incised with three archaistic dragon roundels beneath a glaze of even, crushed strawberry tone suffused with mottled areas of copper-green, the rim,... [Lire la suite]
15 décembre 2016

A fine peachbloom-glazed beehive waterpot, Kangxi six-character mark and of the period (1662-1722)

  Lot 2924. A fine peachbloom-glazed beehive waterpot, Kangxi six-character mark and of the period (1662-1722);  4 15/16 in. (12.5 cm.) diam. Estimate HKD 1,200,000 - HKD 1,800,000 (USD 160,000 - USD 230,000). Price Realised HKD 1,340,000 (USD 172,828). © Christie's Images Ltd 2011. The rounded sides rising to a short, slightly flaring neck, incised with three archaistic dragon roundels beneath a glaze of even, crushed strawberry tone suffused with mottled areas of copper-green, the rim, interior... [Lire la suite]
25 août 2016

A peachbloom-glazed beehive-form water pot,taibai zun, Kangxi six-character mark in underglaze blue and of the period

Lot 915. A peachbloom-glazed beehive-form water pot, taibai zun, Kangxi six-character mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1662-1722). Estimate USD 200,000 - USD 300,000. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2016 The domed body is incised with three dragon roundels and covered with a glaze of soft crushed-strawberry red tone which shades to a pale greenish-beige on one side and around the neck, in contrast to the white rim. 5 in. (12.7 cm.) diam.  Provenance: Mary Stillman Harkness (1874-1952)... [Lire la suite]
04 juin 2016

A peachbloom-glazed water pot, taibai zun, Kangxi six-character mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1662-1722)

Lot 3332. A peachbloom-glazed water pot, taibai zun, Kangxi six-character mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1662-1722). Estimate HK$500,000-700,000 (US$65,000-91,000). Unsold. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2016. The ‘beehive’-shaped vessel is potted with a short waisted neck, the exterior lightly incised with three dragon roundels. The glaze is of a soft liver-red tone with areas of strawberry-red speckles. 5 in. (12.7 cm.) diam., box Christie's. THE IMPERIAL SALE / IMPORTANT CHINESE CERAMICS... [Lire la suite]