16 janvier 2019

A doucai conical bowl, Yongzheng six-character mark in underglaze blue within a double circle and of the period (1723-1735)

Lot 1712. A doucai conical bowl, Yongzheng six-character mark in underglaze blue within a double circle and of the period (1723-1735); 7 5/8 in. (19.3 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 15,000 - USD 20,000. Price realised USD 92,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2011 The widely flared sides painted on the exterior in a doucai palette with two lively dragons above turbulent waves, the mouth rim with six notches. Provenance: Christie's, London, 19 June 2001, lot 103. Note: One of a pair of bowls with similar... [Lire la suite]

16 janvier 2019

A rare doucai bowl, Yongzheng six-character mark in underglaze blue within a double circle and of the period (1723-1735)

Lot 1708. A rare doucai bowl, Yongzheng six-character mark in underglaze blue within a double circle and of the period (1723-1735); 7 3/16 in. (18.3 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 7,000 - USD 9,000. Price realised USD 21,250. © Christie's Images Ltd 2011 Painted around the exterior with a continuous landscape scene of a deer, butterflies and a bat in flight amidst flowers and lingzhi, and a monkey seated on a peach tree branch, all in a garden setting between single line borders, the interior with a roundel framing a... [Lire la suite]
12 janvier 2019

A rare Ming-style blue and white yellow-ground dish,Yongzheng six-character mark within a double circle and of the period (1723-

Lot 1675. A rare Ming-style blue and white yellow-ground dish,Yongzheng six-character mark within a double circle and of the period (1723-1735); 8 3/8 in. (21.2 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 15,000 - USD 20,000. Price realised USD 40,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2011 Painted in the central medallion with five large flower-heads issuing from an undulating vine amidst four smaller blooms, the cavetto with a continuous meander of blossoms borne on a leafy vine with interlaced scrolling tendrils, all... [Lire la suite]
02 janvier 2019

A fine moulded clair-de-lune-glazed dish, Yongzheng mark and period (1723-1735)

Lot 155. A fine moulded clair-de-lune-glazed dish, Yongzheng mark and period (1723-1735); 20.1cm., 7 7/8 in. Estimate 25,000 — 30,000 GBP. Lot sold 35,000 GBP. © Sotheby’s of ogee-form, the flaring sides rising from a short foot, moulded to the exterior with five bats in flight above foaming waves cresting against jagged mountains, the rim encircled by a keyfret border, covered overall in a pale bluish green glaze, the white base inscribed with a six-character reign mark within a... [Lire la suite]
01 janvier 2019

A doucai ‘medallion’ bowl, Yongzheng mark and period (1723-1735)

Lot 172. A doucai ‘medallion’ bowl, Yongzheng mark and period (1723-1735); 9.8cm., 3 7/8 in. Estimate 10,000-15,000 GBP. Lot sold 32,500 GBP. Photo: Sotheby's. the rounded sides rising from a recessed base, brightly painted to the exterior with five medallions composed of stylised floral and foliate strapwork, the base inscribed with a six-character reign mark within a double-circle. Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art. London, 06 nov. 2013
01 janvier 2019

A doucai ‘longevity’ dish, Yongzheng mark and period (1723-1735)

Lot 171. A doucai ‘longevity’ dish, Yongzheng mark and period (1723-1735); 21.2cm., 8 3/8 in. Estimate 5,000-7,000 GBP. Lot sold 10,625 GBP. Photo: Sotheby's. the rounded sides supported on a straight foot, painted to the interior with a central medallion enclosing a shou character roundel surrounded by eight further shou characters and interlocking ruyi strapwork, the exterior similarly decorated with stylised shou characters between a band of C-scrolls and... [Lire la suite]

01 janvier 2019

A doucai ‘lotus’ cup, Yongzheng mark and period (1723-1735)

Lot 170. A doucai ‘lotus’ cup, Yongzheng mark and period (1723-1735); 9.6cm., 3 3/4 in. Estimate 4,000-6,000 GBP. Lot sold 5,000 GBP. Photo: Sotheby's. the curved flaring sides resting on a short foot, painted to the exterior with four iron-red lotus blooms borne on undulating leafy stems above a lappet band, the interior decorated with a central medallion enclosing a single lotus spray, inscribed to the base with a six-character reign mark within a double-circle, Japanese wood box. Provenance: A... [Lire la suite]
28 décembre 2018

A rare blue and white ogee-form bowl, Yongzheng mark and period (1723-1735)

Lot 1393. A rare blue and white ogee-form bowl, Yongzheng mark and period (1723-1735). Diameter 7 in., 17.8 cm. Estimate $5,000 - $7,000. Sold: $25,000. © Sotheby's the exterior painted blue with a band of S-scrolls with ruyi-head terminals, above a feathery hibiscus scroll, the center of the interior bearing a hibiscus spray enclosed in a double circle, the base with a six-character mark within a double circle. Provenance: Sotheby Parke Bernet, 18th June 1983, lot 427. ... [Lire la suite]
20 décembre 2018

A 'boneless' famille-rose bowl, Yongzheng mark and period (1723-1735)

Lot 205. A 'boneless' famille-rose bowl, Yongzheng mark and period (1723-1735); 11.6 cm, 4 9/16  in. Estimate £8,000 - £12,000. Sold: £12,500. © Sotheby's with rounded sides rising to an everted rim, the exterior delicately detailed in soft pastel enamels with stems of floral blooms including asters and begonias intertwining with broad leaves, the interior accentuated with a small yellow flower on one side, all against a plain ground, the base with a six-character... [Lire la suite]
12 décembre 2018

A celadon-glazed footed dish with an incised lotus scroll design, Yongzheng mark and period (1723-1735)

Lot 114. A celadon-glazed footed dish with an incised lotus scroll design, Yongzheng mark and period (1723-1735); 16 cm, 6 1/4  in. Estimate 4,000 — 6,000 EUR. Lot sold 14,000 EUR. © Sotheby's. Petite coupe sur pied en porcelaine céladon, Marque et époque Yongzheng reposant sur un court pied, les bords relevés, l'intérieur incisé d'un médaillon figurant une fleur de lotus entourée de fins rinceaux feuillagés, marque à six caractères dans un double cercle à la base. Sotheby's. Art... [Lire la suite]