23 août 2015

A blue-glazed bowl, Yongzheng mark and period

A blue-glazed bowl, Yongzheng mark and period. Estimate 40,000 — 60,000 USD. Photo: Sotheby's. of deep rounded form rising to a flared rim, molded with two raised bowstrings above the short foot, the exterior covered in a deep powdery-blue glaze, the interior glazed white and inscribed in underglaze blue with a six-character three column mark within double circles and double circles around the rim. Diameter 6 7/8  in., 17.4 cm Notes: The form of the present bowl is based on Ming dynasty... [Lire la suite]

23 août 2015

A fine pink-enameled cup, Yongzheng mark and period

A fine pink-enameled cup, Yongzheng mark and period. Estimate 50,000 — 60,000 USD. Photo: Sotheby's. finely potted with thin rounded sides rising from a short slightly tapered foot, the exterior evenly covered with a bright pink enamel, the interior and base reserved in white, six-character mark in underglaze blue within double circles. Diameter 3 1/2  in., 8.7 cm Property from the Songzhutang Collection Provenance: Bluett & Sons, London (according to label).John Sparks Ltd., London... [Lire la suite]
18 juin 2015

Doucai Dish with Dragon and Pearl, Yongzheng Mark and Period (1723-1735)

Doucai Dish with Dragon and Pearl, Yongzheng Mark and Period (1723-1735). Estimate : 5 000 € / 6 500 €. Photo Auctionata Wide dish on a round base rim. In the centre a fine painting of a five clawed dragon with turquoise scales and a flaming magical pearl surrounded by small clouds and double circles. Additional cloud formations decorate the flag, framed by double circles. The outer wall is adorned with clouds above breaking waves. Base with six character Yongzheng mark among a... [Lire la suite]
24 mai 2015

A magnificent and very rare blue and white octagonal shaped moon flask, China, Qing Dynasty, Yongzheng Mark and Period

A magnificent and very rare blue and white octagonal shaped moon flask, China, Qing Dynasty, Yongzheng Mark and Period (1723-1735). Estimate 200 000 € / 300 000 € © Cambi Casa D'Aste The octagonal shaped moonflask in the centre has a central roundel that surrounds a magnificently paint- ed and detailed pair of quails: They are depicted standing amongst millet stalks and ground-protruding aster branches on a grassy mound.One the reverse side two geese are finely... [Lire la suite]
04 mai 2015

A celadon-glazed bowl, Yongzheng mark and period

A celadon-glazed bowl, Yongzheng mark and period. Estimate 50,000 — 70,000 GBP. Photo: Sotheby's the deep rounded sides rising from a short spreading foot to an everted rim, finely carved around the lower body with ruyi and lotus lappet bands, covered overall with a bluish-green glaze, the base with a six-character mark within a double circle in underglaze-blue23.8cm., 9 3/8 in. Provenance: Dulany's Gallery, Birmingham, Michigan, 1984.An American Private Collection. Note: Combining... [Lire la suite]
29 avril 2015

A pair of copper-red glazed dishes, Yongzheng marks and period

A pair of copper-red glazed dishes, Yongzheng marks and period. Estimate 6,000 — 8,000 GBP (8,139 - 10,852 EUR). Photo Sotheby's each with shallow rounded sides rising from a tapered foot, covered overall in a rich liver-red glaze, the white base inscribed with a six-character reign mark within a double-circle. Quantity: 2- 16.5cm., 6½in. Provenance: Sotheby’s London, 16th November 2001, lot 283. Sotheby's. Important Chinese Art, London, 13 May 2015, 11:00 AM


27 avril 2015

A pair of small white glazed moulded dishes, Yongzheng marks and period

A pair of small white glazed moulded dishes, Yongzheng marks and period. Estimate £10,000 — 15,000 (13,565 - 20,348 EUR). Photo Sotheby's. each of floral form, the rounded sides rising to an everted rim, the interior with incised radiating petals, the base inscribed with a six-character reign-mark within a double-circle. Quantité: 2 - 10.6cm., 4 1/4 in. Provenance: Collection of Carl Kempe (by repute). Sotheby's. Important Chinese Art, Londres, 13 mai... [Lire la suite]
08 mars 2015

A fine group of five 'boneless' Famille-Rose winecups, Yongzheng marks and period

A fine group of five 'boneless' Famille-Rose winecups, Yongzheng marks and period. Estimate 50,000 — 70,000 USD. Photo Sotheby's. each delicately potted with steep rounded sides rising to a gently flaring rim, the exterior painted in soft pastel enamels with flowering blush pink peony and pale yellow prunus boughs and two vibrant butterflies fluttering above, the interior with two pale green and pink orchid blossoms, the base with a six-character mark in underglaze blue within a double circle, fitted... [Lire la suite]
08 mars 2015

A pair of yellow-ground green-enameled 'Boys' bowls, Yongzheng marks and period

A pair of yellow-ground green-enameled 'Boys' bowls, Yongzheng marks and period. Estimate 70,000 — 90,000 USD. Photo Sotheby's each with deep rounded sides rising from a straight foot to a flared rim, finely incised with eight boys playing various musical instruments within a balustraded garden beneath pine trees, with overlapping lappets at the foot and a border of flower designs at the rim, the design picked out in brilliant apple-green enamel against a yellow ground, six-character marks in underglaze blue... [Lire la suite]
04 mars 2015

A copper-red-glazed bowl, Yongzheng mark and period

A copper-red-glazed bowl, Yongzheng mark and period. Estimate 10,000 — 15,000 USD. Photo Sotheby's. delicately potted with rounded sides supported on a straight foot, the exterior covered with a rich red glaze stopping neatly at the foot, the interior and base glazed white, inscribed at the base with a six-character mark in underglaze blue within a double-circle - Diameter 4 5/8  in., 11.7 cm Provenance: Collection of Henry Bar, Shanghai, 1940's. Oriental Fine Arts, Inc. New York,... [Lire la suite]