27 mars 2020

A pair of yellow-ground famille-rose bowls, seal marks and period of Daoguang (1821-1850)

Lot 3075. A pair of yellow-ground famille-rose bowls, seal marks and period of Daoguang (1821-1850); 18.2 cm, 7 1/8 in. Estimate  1,500,000 — 2,000,000 HKD. Lot Sold 1,820,000 HKD. Courtesy Sotheby's. the deep rounded sides rising from a short straight foot to an everted rim, brightly enamelled around the exterior with an undulating leafy composite floral scroll, all reserved on a rich lemon-yellow ground, the interior with the wufu ('five bats') in iron-red,... [Lire la suite]

08 décembre 2019

A pair of yellow-ground famille-rose 'magpie and prunus' bowls, marks and period of Tongzhi (1862-1874)

Lot 485. A pair of yellow-ground famille-rose 'Magpie and prunus' bowls, marks and period of Tongzhi (1862-1874); 10.9 cm, 4 1/4  in. Estimate HKD 30,000 — 40,000. Lot Sold 56,250HKD. © Sotheby's. each enamelled with magpies perched on two blossoming prunus trees. Sotheby's. Chinese Art, including Snuff Bottles and Jades from an Old Hong Kong Family Collection, Hong Kong, 28 november 2019
18 octobre 2019

An Extremely Rare Yellow-Ground Famille-Rose Two handled ‘Immortals’ Vase, Jiaqing Period, 1796-1820

Lot 3007. An Extremely Rare Yellow-Ground Famille-Rose Two handled ‘Immortals’ Vase, Jiaqing Period, 1796-1820. H 30.2cm. Estimate HKD 6,000,000 - 8,000,000 (USD 764,718 - 1,019,624). Sold price: HKD 8,260,000 (USD 1,052,762). © Poly Auction Hong Kong. Provenance: 1. A Private French Collection2. Christie's Paris, 10 December 2014, lot. 309. Poly Auction Hong Kong. Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, Hong Kong, 7 October  2019
04 juillet 2018

A fine yellow-ground famille-rose bowl, Seal mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795)

  Lot 2062. A fine yellow-ground famille-rose bowl, Seal mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795); 18.5 cm., 7 1/4 in. Estimate 1,500,000 — 2,500,000 HKD (144,609 — 241,014 EUR). Lot Sold 1,500,000 — 2,500,000 (210,165 EUR). Courtesy Sotheby's well potted with curved sides rising from a slightly tapering foot to a flaring rim, the interior painted with five bats in shaded tones of coral red, the exterior densely painted with western-style lotus,... [Lire la suite]
10 octobre 2017

A yellow-ground famille-rose tripod incense burner, seal mark and period of Jiaqing (1796-1820)

Lot 3715. A yellow-ground famille-rose tripod incense burner, seal mark and period of Jiaqing (1796-1820), 23.5 cm, 9 1/4  in. Estimate 300,000 — 500,000 HKD. Lot sold 375,000 HKD. Photo: Sotheby's.  each with rounded sides rising from a straight foot to a slightly flared rim, the exterior delicately painted in bright enamels with a continuous scene of boys in a fenced garden with a small bridge spanning a stream, playing with fire crackers, lanterns and presenting peaches in a... [Lire la suite]
18 septembre 2017

A yellow-ground famille-rose 'medallion' bowl, Daoguang seal mark and period (1821-1850)

Lot 805. A yellow-ground famille-rose 'Medallion' bowl, Daoguang seal mark and period (1821-1850). Diameter 5 7/8  in., 14.9 cm.Estimate 4,000 — 6,000 USD. Lot sold 13,750 USD. Courtesy Sotheby’s.   the exterior painted with four medallions enclosing brightly enameled flowering branches, the interior with a central floral medallion and four floral sprays in underglaze blue, the base with a six-character seal mark in underglaze blue.  Provenance: Guest & Gray,... [Lire la suite]

17 septembre 2017

A yellow-ground famille-rose 'floral' bowl, Daoguang seal mark and period (1821-1850)

Lot 34. A yellow-ground famille-rose 'floral' bowl, Daoguang seal mark and period (1821-1850). Diameter 5 7/8 in., 15 cm. Estimate 50,000 — 70,000 USD. Lot sold 100,000 USD. © Sotheby's. the deep rounded sides rising from a short foot to a gently flared rim, the exterior densely wreathed in curling foliate scrolls with stippled lilies, various kinds of peonies, fuchsia, chrysanthemum, lotus, dianthus, camellia, dahlia, and pomegranate flower, among other blooms, all against a bright... [Lire la suite]
01 juillet 2017

A pair of yellow-ground famille-rose 'Eight Buddhist Emblems' bowls, 20th century

Lot 710. A pair of yellow-ground famille-rose 'Eight Buddhist Emblems' bowls, 20th century; 12.8 cm, 5 in. Estimate 15,000 — 20,000 HKD. Lot sold 18,750 HKD. Photo: Sotheby's.  each enamelled to the exterior with pairs of bajixiang emblems, divided by leafy lotus blossoms, the base inscribed in iron-red with an apocryphal four-character Daoguang yuzhi mark  Sotheby's. Chinese Art, Hong Kong, 01 Jun 2017 
14 octobre 2016

A fine pair of yellow-ground famille-rose 'flower and wufu' bowls , Seal marks and period of Daoguang (1821-1850)

Lot 3675. A fine pair of yellow-ground famille-rose 'flower and wufu' bowls , Seal marks and period of Daoguang (1821-1850). Estimate 600,000 — 800,000 HKD. Lot sold 1,312,500 HKD. Photo: Sothebys.  each with deep rounded sides rising from a short foot to a gently everted rim, the exterior densely decorated in the famille-rose palette with multi-coloured flowering and budding stylised blooms, including lotus, lily and finger-citron blossoms, all wreathed by curling... [Lire la suite]
06 mai 2016

A fine and rare yellow-ground famille-rose 'medallion' bowl, Daoguang seal mark and period

Lot 127. A fine and rare yellow-ground famille-rose 'medallion' bowl, Daoguang seal mark and period. Estimate  40,000 — 60,000 GBP (51,084 - 76,626 EUR). Photo Sotheby's.  the deep rounded sides rising from a short straight foot to an everted rim, finely enamelled around the exterior with three grisaille landscape medallions and one famille-rose landscape medallion, all divided by brightly enamelled foliate strapwork and reserved on a rich sgraffiato yellow... [Lire la suite]