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 
04 septembre 2012

A Pair of Yellow-Enamelled Cups, Yongzheng Marks And Period

A Pair of Yellow-Enamelled Cups, Yongzheng Marks And Period. Photo Sotheby's each with deeply rounded sides rising from a short straight foot to a flaring rim, covered on the exterior with an even bright lemon-yellow enamel stopping neatly around the foot, the interior and base glazed white, six-character mark in underglaze blue within a double circle (2). Diameter 3 1/2 in., 8.8 cm - ESTIMATION 60,000-80,000 USD PROVENANCE: Sotheby's Hong Kong, 30th April - 1st May 1996, lot 389. ... [Lire la suite]
22 novembre 2009

A collection of chinese monochromes, Qianlong, Yongzheng, Daoguang & Qing dynasty @ Christie's Hong Kong on december 2009

A fine and extremely rare 'black' teadust glazed vase. Qianlong incised six-character sealmark and of the period (1736-1795). Image 2009 Christie's Ltd Of archaic bronze form, the ovoid body flanked by a pair of ribbed 'C'-shaped handles surmounted by ruyi heads, between a pair of raised flanges at the shoulder, the flared neck and splayed foot each encircled with four further relief moulded flanges, covered overall in an even lush unctuous glaze of deep, moss-green tone - 13 in. (32.5 cm.) high, stand, three Japanese wood... [Lire la suite]
12 novembre 2008

A Fine Blue-Ground Yellow-Enamelled Dish, China, Qianlong seal mark and period

A Fine Blue-Ground Yellow-Enamelled Dish, China, Qianlong seal mark and period D. 25 cm  - Good condition - Estimate 9 000 € Notes: A Qianlong dish of this design in Taiwan was included in the 'Special Exhibition of Dragon-Motif Porcelain in the National Palace Museum', Taipei 1983, cat.no.76; - another from the Scheinmann collection in the exhibition 'Born of Earth and Fire', The Baltimore Museum of Art 1992, cat.no.90. Compare similar dishes sold at Christie' New York, 23 March 1995, lot 116; - another in... [Lire la suite]