08 août 2019

A fine pair of yellow-enamelled incised-decorated 'Dragon' bowls, Qianlong six-character sealmarks and of the period (1736-1795)

Lot 3204. A fine pair of yellow-enamelled incised-decorated 'Dragon' bowls, Qianlong six-character sealmarks and of the period (1736-1795); 6 3/4 in. (17.2 cm.) diam. Estimate HKD 300,000 - HKD 400,000. Price Realized HKD 500,000. © Christie's Images Ltd., 2010 Each with flaring sides rising to an upright mouth rim, finely incised on the exterior with a pair of dragons striding in pursuit of 'flaming pearls', amidst ruyi clouds above a band of lappets encircling the base, the interior... [Lire la suite]

03 mai 2019

A pair of yellow-enamelled 'chrysanthemum' dishes and a yellow-enamelled dish, 18th century

Lot 163. A pair of yellow-enamelled 'chrysanthemum' dishes and a yellow-enamelled dish, 18th century. The largest, 7 7/8 in. (20 cm.) diam. Estimate: GBP 5,000 - GBP 8,000 (USD 6,515 - USD 10,424). © Christie's Images Ltd 2019. The pair of dishes are each moulded in the form of a chrysanthemum flower, with a band of narrow petals to the cavetto leading to a foliate rim. The dishes are covered overall in a lemon-yellow enamel. The single dish is covered to the interior and exterior with yellow... [Lire la suite]
03 mai 2019

Three yellow-glazed and yellow-enamelled vessels, 18th century

Lot 161. Three yellow-glazed and yellow-enamelled vessels, 18th century. The tallest 11 2/3 in. (29.3 cm.) high. Estimate: £5,000 - GBP 8,000 (USD 6,515 - USD 10,424). © Christie's Images  Ltd 2019. The group comprises: a vase covered to the exterior in a bright yellow glaze, the interior glazed turquoise; a rectangular jardinière with a raised central band supported on fourruyi-shaped feet and covered to the exterior with a yellow glaze; and a compressed globular vase with moulded... [Lire la suite]
29 mars 2018

A fine pair of yellow-enamelled incised 'Dragon' bowls, Guangxu six-character marks and of the period (1875-1908) 

Lot 2319. A fine pair of yellow-enamelled incised 'Dragon' bowls, Guangxu six-character marks and of the period (1875-1908); 5 in. (12.7 cm.) diam. (2). Estimate HKD 100,000 - HKD 150,000. Price realised HKD 212,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2012 Each bowl is finely incised on the exterior with two dragons striding amidst flames in pursuit of 'flaming pearls' above cresting waves and rocks. Both are covered with a deep and rich yellow enamel. Christie's. Important Chinese... [Lire la suite]
23 mars 2018

A carved yellow-enamelled brush pot, Daoguang period (1821-1850) 

Lot 2373. A carved yellow-enamelled brush pot, Daoguang period (1821-1850); 5 15/16 in. (15 cm.) high. Estimate HKD 180,000 - HKD 250,000. Price realised HKD 400,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2012  Finely carved in relief with a continuous scene of a dog looking up at a hawk perched on a pine tree growing on the far bank against a hilly backdrop, all under an even pale yellow enamel, with the eyes of the animals picked out in black. The mouth and the foot rim are finely incised... [Lire la suite]
21 mars 2018

A rare pair of Ming yellow-enamelled cups, Jiajing six-character marks within circles and of the period (1522-1566)

Lot 2289. A rare pair of Ming yellow-enamelled cups, Jiajing six-character marks within circles and of the period (1522-1566); 2 5/16 in. (6 cm.) diam. Estimate HKD 150,000 - HKD 250,000. Price realised HKD 162,500. © Christie's Image Ltd 2012 Each cup is supported on a low foot, with the deep rounded sides rising to a straight rim. The cups are covered in a deep yellow glaze with the exception of the base which bears the mark under a transparent glaze, Japanese wood box (2). ... [Lire la suite]

19 septembre 2016

A yellow-enamelled incised 'floral' dish, Yongzheng six-character mark and of the period

Lot 71. A yellow-enamelled incised 'floral' dish, Yongzheng six-character mark in underglaze blue within a double circle and of the period (1723-1735). Estimate HKD 150,000 - HKD 250,000 (USD 19,420 - USD 32,367). Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2016. The dish is incised with a floral scroll on the exterior and covered overall under a yellow enamel with the exception of the base covered under a transparent glaze. 5 7/8 in. (14.8 cm.) diam. Christie's. The Pavilion Sale - Chinese Ceramics and... [Lire la suite]
18 septembre 2016

A yellow-enamelled dish, Zhengde six-character mark in underglaze blue within a double circle and of the period (1506-1521)

Lot 64. A yellow-enamelled dish, Zhengde six-character mark in underglaze blue within a double circle and of the period (1506-1521); 7 1/8 in. (17.9 cm.) diam. Estimate HKD 100,000 - HKD 150,000 (USD 12,947 - USD 19,420). Price realised HKD 175,000. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2016. The dish is covered overall under a yellow enamel with the exception of the base under a transparent glaze.  Property from a German family collection. Christie's. The Pavilion Sale - Chinese Ceramics and Works of... [Lire la suite]
20 juillet 2016

An incised yellow-enamelled bowl, Seal mark and period of Daoguang (1821-1850)

Lot 599. An incised yellow-enamelled bowl, Seal mark and period of Daoguang (1821-1850). Estimate 20,000 — 30,000 HKD. Lot sold 25,000 HKD. Photo: Sotheby's incised with two scaly five-clawed dragons striding above waves chasing a 'flaming pearl, applied overall with a yellow glaze, save for the interior and the base left white, the latter inscribed in underglaze blue with a six-character seal mark; 11.2 cm., 4 3/8  in.  Sotheby's. Chinese Art, Hong Kong, 03 Dec 2015
18 mai 2015

A rare yellow-enamelled 'dragon' jar, guan, Late Ming Dynasty

A rare yellow-enamelled 'dragon' jar, guan, Late Ming Dynasty. Sold for £10,000 (€13,867). Photo Bonhams Vibrantly enamelled around the exterior with two energetic five-clawed dragons each in pursuit of a flaming pearl amidst wisps of clouds, all beneath a band of overlapping scrolls and a row of upright triangles below the brown-dressed rim.14.8cm (5 7/8in) high Provenance: a distinguished European private collection  Bonhams. FINE CHINESE ART, 14 May 2015 10:00 BST - LONDON, NEW BOND STREET