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]
04 mars 2015

A fine and rare white-glazed anhua-decorated stembowl, Yongzheng mark and period

A fine and rare white-glazed anhua-decorated stembowl, Yongzheng mark and period.  Estimate 30,000 — 0,000 USD. Photo Sotheby's. the rounded sides flaring towards the rim, delicately incised on the exterior with the bajixiang (Eight Buddhist Emblems), each tied with ribbons and supported on a stylized leafy lotus bloom, a band of ruyi-heads surrounding the base above the splayed foot incised with further lotus and a band of florets encircling the raised ridge around the midsection, covered... [Lire la suite]
01 août 2014

Chinese ox-blood glaze porcelain bowl with Yongzheng (1723/1735) mark and of the period

Chinese porcelain bowl with Yongzheng (1723/1735) mark and of the period.. Photo courtesy Alberto Varela Santos. Chinese porcelain bowl with flaring rounded sides supported on a gently tapered foot, the exterior covered in a lustrous ox-blood glaze, the interior and base glazed white, base with the six character Yongzheng (1723/1735) in two lines within a double circle in under glaze cobalt blue (Qinghua) within a double circle and of the period, Qing dynasty, ø 15 cm, 6 in, wood stand, box. Price on request. Alberto Varela... [Lire la suite]
01 août 2014

Chinese porcelain bowl, Yongzheng (1723-1735) mark and of the period

Chinese porcelain bowl, Yongzheng (1723-1735) mark and of the period. Photo courtesy Alberto Varela Santos. Chinese porcelain bowl decorated outside with blue glaze and inside left white. Base with the six character mark of Yongzheng (1723/1735) in under glaze cobalt blue and of the period. ø 14 cm, 5 1/2 in. - SOLD Alberto Varela Santos. santos@santoslondon.com · albertovsantos@aol.com