11 janvier 2017

A blue and white sleeve vase, Transitional period, circa 1640-1650

Lot 3562. A blue and white sleeve vase, Transitional period, circa 1640-1650. Estimate $40,000 – $60,000. Price Realized $43,750. Photo Christie’s Image Ltd 2015  The vase is of elongated, tapering cylindrical form with a waisted neck and is decorated with a continuous scene of warriors and dignitaries in a landscape beneath a band of pendent leaves encircling the mouth rim. 18 in. (45.7 cm.) high. Provenance: Jan Van Beers, London, 1984.Collection of Julia and John Curtis. Notes: The... [Lire la suite]

12 juin 2016

A blue and white 'hunting’ brushpot, Transitional period (1621-1644)

Lot 829. A blue and white 'hunting’ brushpot, Transitional period  (1621-1644). Estimate 300,000 — 400,000 HKD. Lot sold 625,000 HKD. Photo: Sotheby's. the cylindrical brushpot decorated in cobalt blue with a dynamic hunting scene depicting various mounted huntsmen and fleeting animals in a rural landscape, one figure portrayed having fallen off, all between a pair of incised scroll borders encircling the rim and foot; 20.1 cm, 7 7/8 in.  Exhibited: Heavenly Steeds: Horses in... [Lire la suite]
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05 mai 2016

A blue and white vase, Transitional period, mid-17th century

Lot 68. A blue and white vase, Transitional period, mid-17th century. Estimate £10,000 – £15,000 ($14,560 - $21,840). Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2016. The vase is of ovoid shape and is decorated with birds in flight and perched amongst prunus, bamboo and peony branches, all between anhua bands of flowers and lappets to the rims. 9 ½ in. (24.1 cm.) high Christie's. INSPIRED THEMES: A FINE SELECTION OF CHINESE WORKS OF ART, 10 May 2016, London, King Street
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20 février 2016

A blue and white brushpot, bitong, Transitional period, ca. 1640

A blue and white brushpot, bitong, Transitional period, ca. 1640 © Christie's Image 2003 The tall, very slightly waisted sides finely painted in rich tones of underglaze blue with a continuous scene of a soldier gesturing towards a young lady dressed in long, loose-fitting robes, the soldier's attendant tending to his horse on the reverse, the scene set in a lush mountainous setting with willow and plantain trees and swirling clouds, all between lightly incised bands of classic scroll at the mouth rim and stylized waves at the... [Lire la suite]
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20 février 2016

A small blue and white brushpot, bitong, Transitional period, ca. 1650

A small blue and white brushpot, bitong, Transitional period, ca. 1650 © Christie's Image 2003 The tall cylindrical sides fluidly painted with arrangements of blossoming lotus and peony in crackle-glazed vases set between a scholar's rock and a floral grouping arranged on low tray tables, all between lightly incised bands of stylized waves around the base and mouth rim - 6½in. (16.2cm.) high. Lot 306. Estimate $1,800 - $2,500. Price Realized $6,573  Provenance: Bluett, London. Christie's. FINE... [Lire la suite]
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20 février 2016

A blue and white bottle vase, Transitional period, ca. 1635-1640

A blue and white bottle vase, Transitional period, ca. 1635-1640 © Christie's Image 2003 Well painted with a processional scene between narrow decorative bands below three stylized tulips on the tall neck - 14¾in. (37.5cm.) high. Lot 305. Estimate $5,000 - $8,000. Price Realized $8,963  Property from the collection of Mr. and Mrs. James E. Breece III Notes: Compare the bottle vase of similar form and type and dated as Ming, high Transitional, illustrated by Sir Michael Butler, et... [Lire la suite]

20 février 2016

A finely painted blue and white brushpot, bitong, Transitional period, ca. 1640

A finely painted blue and white brushpot, bitong, Transitional period, ca. 1640. © Christie's Image 2003 The very slightly waisted sides vividly painted in brilliant tones of underglaze blue with an elaborate continuous scene of a procession of armed dignitaries and officials approaching a scholar prince seated languidly against a rail contemplating fish swimming in the lake of a mountain palace retreat, the scene set between lightly incised bands of floral scroll at the mouth rim and stylized waves at the base - 7 3/8in.... [Lire la suite]
20 février 2016

A large blue and white brushpot, bitong, Transitional period, ca. 1640

A large blue and white brushpot, bitong, Transitional period, ca. 1640. © Christie's 2003 The very slightly waisted sides finely painted with a continuous scene of scholar officials engaged in various leisurely pursuits and attendants in a lush mountainous setting with bamboo, pine and plantain trees and frolicking deer, the scene set between lightly incised bands of stylized waves around the mouth rim and base - 9in. (22.8cm.) high. Lot 299. Estimate $7,000 - $9,000. Price Realized $65,725  ... [Lire la suite]
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19 février 2016

A wucai sleeve vase, Transitional period, ca. 1650

A wucai sleeve vase, Transitional period, ca. 1650; 14in. (35.4cm.) high. Lot 303. Estimate $2,000 - $3,000. Price Realized $3,824. © Christie's 2003 The tall, slightly tapering sides vigorously painted with a dense allover design of infant boys climbing the scrolling stems of flowering peonies -   Provenance: Sotheby's, New York, 12 - 13 October 1984, lot 304. Christie's. FINE CHINESE CERAMICS AND WORKS OF ART, 18 September 2003, New York, Rockefeller Plaza
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19 février 2016

A well-painted wucai sleeve vase, Transitional period, ca. 1650

A well-painted wucai sleeve vase, Transitional period, ca. 1650; 15¼in. (38.7cm.) high. Lot 302. Estimate $7,000 - $9,000. Price Realized $26,290. © Christie's 2003 The tall, slightly rounded sides well painted in inky tones of underglaze blue, bright green, yellow and black enamels and iron-red with a scene of the Eight Immortals grouped outside a pavilion set in a mountainous setting, the immortal Shoulao seated astride a crane in flight above. Provenance: Sotheby's, New York, 12-13 October 1984, lot... [Lire la suite]
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