22 décembre 2020

A yellow-ground green-enamelled 'dragon' bowl, Kangxi six-character mark in underglaze blue in double circles and of the period

  Lot 32. A yellow-ground green-enamelled 'dragon' bowl, Kangxi six-character mark in underglaze blue in double circles and of the period (1662-1722). Diamètre: 9,7 cm. (3 ¾ in.). Estimate EUR 2,000 - EUR 3,000. Price realised EUR 3,250. © Christie's Images Ltd 2020. Reposant sur un petit pied droit, l'extérieur est à décor de deux dragons aux corps noueux pourchassant la perle sacrée. L'intérieur est orné d'un caractère Shou à l'intérieur d'un cercle.  Provenance: Property... [Lire la suite]

27 décembre 2019

A fine pair of yellow-ground green-enamelled 'dragon' foliate dishes, Qianlong six-character seal marks and of the period

Lot 1927. A fine pair of yellow-ground green-enamelled 'dragon' foliate dishes, Qianlong six-character seal marks and of the period (1736-1795); 5 1/4 in. (13.5 cm.) diam. Estimate HKD 300,000 - HKD 500,000. Price Realized HKD 1,170,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2013 Each dish is finely potted with rounded sides rising to a foliate rim, incised and enamelled to the interior with a five-clawed front-facing dragon surrounding a flaming pearl within a medallion. The central dragon medallion is... [Lire la suite]
08 décembre 2019

A pair of yellow-ground green-enamelled 'dragon' bowls, mark and period of Guangxu (1875-1908)

Lot 477. A pair of yellow-ground green-enamelled 'dragon' bowls, mark and period of Guangxu (1875-1908); 17.1 cm, 6 3/4  in. Estimate HKD 30,000 — 50,000. Lot Sold 60,000 HKD. © Sotheby's. each incised and enamelled in green with dragons chasing flaming pearls amidst clouds and wisps above cresting waves. Provenance: Christie's South Kensington, 6th November 2009, lot 47. Sotheby's. Chinese Art, including Snuff Bottles and Jades from an Old Hong Kong... [Lire la suite]
23 novembre 2019

A rare yellow-ground green-enamelled ‘dragon’ bowl, Yongzheng six-character mark and of the period (1723-1735)

Lot 2914. A rare yellow-ground green-enamelled ‘dragon’ bowl, Yongzheng six-character mark in underglaze blue within a double circle and of the period (1723-1735); 6 5/8 in. (16.8 cm.) diam. Estimate HKD 500,000 - HKD 700,000 (USD 64,221 - USD 89,910). Unsold. © Christie's Images Ltd 2019 The thinly potted bowl is incised and decorated to the exterior in brilliant green enamels with two five-clawed dragons in pursuit of flaming pearls amidst clouds and above mountains emerging from crashing... [Lire la suite]
24 octobre 2019

A rare set of five yellow-ground green-enamelled 'lotus' saucer dishes, Jiajing six-character incised marks and of the period

Lot 52. A rare set of five yellow-ground green-enamelled 'lotus' saucer dishes, Jiajing six-character incised marks and of the period (1522-1566); 3 ½ in. (9 cm.) diam. Estimate GBP 20,000 - GBP 30,000 (USD 25,940 - USD 38,910). Price realised GBP 25,000.  Christie's Images Ltd 2019 Each dish is delicately potted with rounded sides supported on a short tapered foot, the interior incised and decorated in green enamel with five lotus blooms with auspicious emblems. The exterior... [Lire la suite]
17 octobre 2019

A Small Yellow-Ground Green-Enamelled ‘Fruit’ Dish, Jiajing Period, 1522-1566

Lot 3401. A Small Yellow-Ground Green-Enamelled ‘Fruit’ Dish, Jiajing Period, 1522-1566. D 11cm. Estimate: 50,000-80,000 HKD (USD 6,373 - 10,196). Sold Price: 106,200 HKD (USD 13,536). © Poly Auction Hong Kong The shallow dish with rich yellow ground and the decoration incised and enamelled in green on the interior with a central medallion containing a floral spray and six further floral sprays in the cavetto, the exterior also with floral sprays. The yellow base is incised with a... [Lire la suite]

12 octobre 2019

A fine yellow-ground green-enamelled ‘dragon’ bowl, Qianlong six-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-

Lot 169. A fine yellow-ground green-enamelled ‘dragon’ bowl, Qianlong six-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-1795); 3 7/8 in. (9.9 cm.) diam. Estimate HKD 60,000 - HKD 80,000. Price realised HKD 87,500. © Christie's Image Ltd 2019   The exterior is finely incised and enamelled green with two striding five-clawed dragons chasing flaming pearls amidst fire and cloud scrolls between ruyi lappets around the base and an undulating scroll around the rim, the... [Lire la suite]
04 mai 2019

Three near pairs of yellow-ground green-enamelled 'Dragon' bowls, two pairs of bowls, Guangxu six-character marks and period

Lot 287. Three near pairs of yellow-ground green-enamelled 'Dragon' bowls, two pairs of bowls, Guangxu six-character marks in underglaze blue and of the period (1875-1908); the other pair of bowls: late Qing dynasty (1644-1911). The largest, 5 7/8 in. (15 cm.) diam. Estimate GBP 5,000 - GBP 8,000 ((USD 6,510 - USD 10,416). © Christie's Images Ltd 2019. Each bowl is thinly potted with deep rounded sides supported on a short foot, decorated on the exterior in rich green enamels with two pairs of dragons and phoenix in pursuit of... [Lire la suite]
04 mai 2019

A pair of yellow-ground green-enamelled ‘Dragon and Phoenix’ bowls, Guangxu six-character marks and of the period (1875-1908)

Lot 191. A pair of yellow-ground green-enamelled ‘Dragon and Phoenix’ bowls, Guangxu six-character marks in underglaze blue and of the period (1875-1908); 4 ½ in. (11.5 cm.) diam. Estimate GBP 6,000 - GBP 8,000 (USD 7,812 - USD 10,416). © Christie's Images Ltd 2019 Each bowl is thinly potted with deep rounded sides supported on a short foot, decorated on the exterior in rich green enamels with two pairs of dragons and phoenix in pursuit of flaming pearls above a band of petal lappets, the interior with a shou character... [Lire la suite]
03 octobre 2018

A pair of yellow-ground green-enamelled 'dragon' dishes, seal marks and period of Qianlong (1736-1795)

Lot 3650. A pair of yellow-ground green-enamelled 'dragon' dishes, seal marks and period of Qianlong (1736-1795); 13.1 cm, 5 1/4  in. Estimate 400,000 — 600,000 HKD. Lot Sold 687,500 HKD (87,698 USD). Courtesy Sotheby's. each with shallow curved sides rising from a tapered foot to a scalloped rim, the interior incised and filled with green enamel against an egg-yolk yellow ground, depicting in the central medallion a ferocious five-clawed dragon in frontal pose amidst floral... [Lire la suite]