04 avril 2019

A rare famille-rose and tea-dust glazed revolving vase, Seal mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795)

Lot 3622. A rare famille-rose and tea-dust glazed revolving vase, Seal mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795); 40.2 cm, 15 3/4  in. Estimate 2,500,000 — 3,500,000 HKD. Lot sold 8,815,000 HKD (1,135,460 USD). Courtesy Sotheby's.  masterfully modelled from three separate pieces fitted together, the freely turning body of ovoid form covered allover in an even tea-dust glaze, set between a flared neck and splayed foot, the neck meticulously enamelled with stylised... [Lire la suite]

21 janvier 2018

A fine and rare tea-dust glazed tripod jar, Seal mark and period of Yongzheng (1723-1735)

Lot 3003. A fine and rare tea-dust glazed tripod jar, Seal mark and period of Yongzheng (1723-1735); 20 cm., 8 in. Estimate 400,000 — 600,000 HKD. Lot Sold 860,000 HKD. Photo Sotheby's 2011 the compressed globular body rising from three short conical feet, studded with bosses to the underside of the belly, the neck set with a pair of loop handles, covered overall in a thick olive-green glaze with suffused golden speckles, the four-character mark... [Lire la suite]
10 février 2017

Vase with handles in form of elephant heads, Yongzheng seal mark and period (1723-1735)

Vase with handles in form of elephant heads, Yongzheng seal mark and period (1723-1735), tea-dust glazed porcelain. Height: 11.6 inches; Diameter: 6.8 inches. Donated by Sir Augustus Wollaston Franks, Franks.159.+a © The Trustees of the British Museum
11 octobre 2016

A rare tea-dust glazed 'three rams' vase, seal mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795)

Lot 3656. A rare tea-dust glazed 'three rams' vase, seal mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795). Estimate 200,000 — 300,000 HKD. Lot sold 1,250,000 HK. Photo Sotheby's. with a compressed globular body rising from a rounded splayed foot to a waisted neck and flared mouth, the shoulder decorated with three ram heads, the lower neck encircled by a raised double-fillet band, repeated at the central and lower body, covered overall save for the footring with a warm mottled olive-green glaze... [Lire la suite]
06 octobre 2015

A tea-dust glazed bottle vase, Incised seal mark and period of Qianlong

Lot 3678. A tea-dust glazed bottle vase, Incised seal mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795); 32.3 cm., 12 3/4  in. Estimate 700,000 — 900,000 HKD (80,469 — 103,460 EUR). Lot sold 875,000 HKD (100,586 EUR). Photo Sotheby's of elegant pear shape, well potted with a compressed globular body rising from a short splayed foot to a slender tubular neck, covered overall in a yellow-speckled olive-green glaze, the base incised with a six-character seal mark dressed beneath a... [Lire la suite]
30 septembre 2015

A fine and rare tea-dust glazed vase, Incised seal mark and period of Qianlong

Lot 3613. A fine and rare tea-dust glazed vase, Incised seal mark and period of Qianlong. Estimate 1,800,000 — 2,500,000 HKD (210,094 - 291,798 EUR). Unsold. Photo Sotheby's superbly potted with a compressed globular body sloping elegantly to a tall slightly waisted neck, the neck flanked by a pair of scroll handles extending down the body, covered overall in a thick glaze of golden green speckled with yellow and brown and thinning to a reddish-brown tone at the mouthrim and handles, all resting on a... [Lire la suite]
16 juillet 2015

An archaistic tea-dust glazed tripod incense burner, Qing dynasty

An archaistic tea-dust glazed tripod incense burner, Qing dynasty. Estimate  50,000 — 70,000 HKD.  Lot Sold. 62,500 HKD. Photo Sotheby's well potted, of archaistic liding form, the compressed globular body resting on three short tapering feet, the flared lip surmounted by a pair of arched handles, covered overall with an olive-green glaze speckled with a fine gold mist, the base impressed with an apocryphal four-character seal mark, wood stand; 9.5 cm., 3... [Lire la suite]
26 avril 2013

A tea-dust glazed vase, Qianlong seal mark and period - Sotheby's

A tea-dust glazed vase, Qianlong seal mark and period - Sotheby's the globular body rising from a spreading foot to a tapering neck and everted rim, covered overall in an olive-coloured glaze flecked with a fine yellow mist, the base incised with a six-character seal mark beneath a brown glaze; 19.3cm., 7 5/8 in. Estimation: 70,000 - 90,000 GBP NOTE: A bottle of this shape, glaze and date is illustrated in Tianjin Shi Yishu Bowuguan Cang Ci/Porcelains from the Tianjin Municipal Museum, Hong... [Lire la suite]
30 août 2010

Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art @ Sotheby's

A Superb and Rare White Jade Vase and Cover, Qing Dynasty, Qianlong Period. Est. $500/700,000. Photo: Sotheby's. NEW YORK, NY.- Sotheby’s September 2010 series of Asia Week auctions in New York will include Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art on 15 September. The sale will feature paintings, ceramics, jades and furniture including a number of Imperial works from distinguished private collections. Overall the sale is estimated to fetch between $11.8/16.2 million. Among the highlights of the sale is a Superb and Rare White... [Lire la suite]