12 novembre 2011

A pair of yellow-ground famille rose 'Bajixiang' dishes. Tongzhi marks and period

A pair of yellow-ground famille rose 'Bajixiang' dishes. Tongzhi marks and period. Photo Sotheby's each with deep rounded sides rising from a short foot, painted to the central gilt-edged medallion with a kite hanging on a gnarled blossoming tree, the rim encircled with lobed cartouches enclosing flowers, fruits and auspicious objects alternating with florets with stylised leafy tendrils, the exterior with four similarly decorated gilt-edged medallions divided by the beribboned bajixiang emblems in pairs, encircled... [Lire la suite]

25 octobre 2009

Seven Beijing glass vases & bowl @ Nagel Auctions

A fine and rare imperial blue Beijing glass brushwasher, China, incised four character mark Qianlong and of the period D. 11,3 cm - Est. 12 000,00 € A red-overlay white Beijing glass vase, China, 18th/19th century Few tiny chips - H. 20,2 cm - Est. 3 500,00 € A good blue Beijing glass vase, China, 18th/19th century Very tiny chip to rim, good condition - H. 24,3 cm - Est. 2 200,00 € A pair of emerald green Beijing glass vases,  China, Tongzhi... [Lire la suite]
25 septembre 2009

A collection of monochrome porcelains sold @ Sotheby's New York

A carved 'qingbai' 'dragon' vase, meiping. Yuan dynasty. photo courtesy Sotheby's the elegant baluster body rising from a gently tapering base to full swelling shoulders, surmounted by a short waisted neck with a rolled lip, carved in bold and free strokes around the exterior with a broad band enclosing a large dragon writhing amidst tumultuous foaming waves, all between a lotus lappet band at the base and a floral scroll encircling the shoulder and narrow neck, covered overall with an icy blue glaze, the base unglazed... [Lire la suite]
19 décembre 2008

Paire de gourdes en porcelaine "bianhu". Chine, dynastie Qing, marque à six caractères en cachet et époque Tongzhi (1862-1874)

Paire de gourdes en porcelaine "bianhu". Chine, dynastie Qing, marque à six caractères en cachet et époque Tongzhi (1862-1874) sur un petit pied émaillé rose décoré de rinceaux fleuris, à deux anses émaillées turquoise, le médaillon central en léger releif décoré d'un phénix sur une branche fleurie de pivoines, entouré d'une bordure circulaire de fleurs de lotus stylisés et rinceaux bleu clair, vert, jaune et blanc sur fond bleu foncé, le col cerné d'une frise. haut. 28 cm, 11 in. Estimate 5,000—7,000 EUR - Lot Sold... [Lire la suite]
15 novembre 2008

A 'Famille-Rose' Vase. Tongzhi Mark And Period

A 'Famille-Rose' Vase. Tongzhi Mark And Period the body of swelling pear shape rising from a short straight foot to a tall cylindrical neck, brightly enamelled around the exterior with a deer standing amidst rocks and peony blooms, overhead perch a pair of cranes in a tall leafy tree with bats in flight above. 35cm., 13 3/4 in. Lot sold 8,125 GBP Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art. 05 Nov. London. Photo courtesy Sotheby's. www.sotheby's.com
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