17 janvier 2019

A set of three graduated French royal armorial écuelles and covers, Yongzheng period, circa 1733

Lot 390. A set of three graduated French royal armorial écuelles and covers, Yongzheng period, circa 1733; 5 3/8 in. (13.6 cm.) diameter, the largest. Estimate: US$25,000 - US$40,000. Price realised USD 27,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2019. Each enameled with the Royal arms of Louis XV within the orders of Saint-Michel and Saint-Esprit.  Provenance: Louis XV, King of France and Navarre, circa 1725-1730. Presented to the Orleans family. Presented to a French noble family by... [Lire la suite]

17 janvier 2019

A massive pair of French royal armorial dishes, Yongzheng period, circa 1730

Lot 389. A massive pair of French royal armorial dishes, Yongzheng period, circa 1730; 18 ½ in. (47 cm.) diameter, each. Estimate: US$30,000 - US$50,000. Price realised USD 27,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2019. Each enameled with the Royal arms of Louis XV within the orders of Saint-Michel and Saint-Esprit, a band of gilt and iron-red scrolling lotus at the well punctuated by cartouches of addorned L's, the rim with Kakiemon style panels of fans and lotus alternate with bowls of finger citrus and other fruit on... [Lire la suite]
06 octobre 2018

A Fine Doucai ‘Floral’ Bowl, Yongzheng Period, 1723-1735

Lot 3435. A Fine Doucai ‘Floral’ Bowl, Yongzheng Period, 1723-1735. D 11.8 cm. Estimate HKD 1,800,000 - 2,800,000 (USD 229,727 - 357,353). Lot sold HKD 2,124,000 (USD 271,078). © Poly Auction. Poly Hong Kong. Inheritance - A Selection Of Important Chinese Art From The Ever Concord, 2 october 2018, Grand Hyatt Hong Kong
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06 octobre 2018

An Extremely Rare and Important Blue-And-White ‘Lychee’ Moon Flask, Yongzheng Period, 1723-1735

Lot 3418. An Extremely Rare and Important Blue-And-White ‘Lychee’ Moon Flask, Yongzheng Period, 1723-1735. H 26.5cm. Estimate HKD 7,000,000 - 10,000,000 (USD 893,382 - 1,276,260). Lot sold HKD 14,160,000 (USD 1,807,184). © Poly Auction. Provenance: From the Jacobs Demarest Homestead which was built in 1678. An inventory of the house in an early 19th century family bible includes this flask.Marlene Casey Collection Sotheby's New York, 3 June 1992, lot 234 Robert Chang Collection,... [Lire la suite]
16 septembre 2018

An extremely rare bronze censer, Qing dynasty, Yongzheng period, dated jiyou year, corresponding to 1729

Lot 303. An extremely rare bronze censer, Qing dynasty, Yongzheng period, dated jiyou year, corresponding to 1729. Diameter 4 1/4  in., 10.7 cm. Estimate: 10,000 — 15,000 USD. Sold Price: 93,750 USD. Courtesy Sotheby's of stout cylindrical form, sturdily cast resting on three slim feet, the interior cast with two inscriptions reading Liu Junren zhi ('made by Liu Junren') and Yancheng shizao ('made in Yancheng'), the base with a four-character date mark... [Lire la suite]
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11 juin 2018

Plat en porcelaine de la Famille Rose, Dynastie Qing, époque Yongzheng, ca. 1730

Lot 134. Plat en porcelaine de la Famille Rose, Dynastie Qing, époque Yongzheng, ca. 1730; 43,3 cm, 17 in. Estimation:  6,000 — 8,000 €. Lot Sold 15,000 EUR. Courtesy Sotheby's. finement et délicatement décoré au centre de Magu tenant un lingzhi, entourée d'un enfant portant sur son dos un panier chargé de pêches et d'un daim mordant une pêche de longévité, le revers incisé de la marque d'Auguste le Fort "N = I83 I". A finely painted famille rose charger, Qing dynasty,... [Lire la suite]

16 mars 2018

A pair of Chinese export porcelain famille-rose baluster jars and covers, Yongzheng period, circa 1730

Lot 494. A pair of Chinese export porcelain famille-rose baluster jars and covers, Yongzheng period, circa 1730; height 18 1/2 in., 47 cm. Estimate 25,000 — 35,000 USD. Lot sold 92,500 USD. Photo Sotheby's 2012 decorated with ladies in a fenced garden, wood stands.   Sotheby's. Property from the Estate of Brooke Astor. New York, 24 sept. 2012
04 février 2018

Minneapolis Institute of Art and theater artist Robert Wilson collaborate to create immersive experience

China, Imperial Portrait of a Prince (detail), Qing dynasty, Qianlong period, 1736–95 Ink, color, and gold on silk Gift of funds from Louis W. Hill, Jr., David Bradford, Myron Kunin, and Bruce Dayton 83.30, Minneapolis Institute of Art MINNEAPOLIS, MN.- The Minneapolis Institute of Art collaborated with celebrated theatre director and visual artist Robert Wilson to organize a first-of-its-kind exhibition highlighting the drama, rituals, and opulence of the Qing Empire, the last imperial dynasty of China.... [Lire la suite]
23 janvier 2017

Marc Michot. Stand 118b. Brafa Art Fair, 21-29 janvier 2017

Large plate, Wanli, Ming period, 1563-1620. Ø 51 cm. Courtesy Marc Michot Chinese porcelain painted in very bright underglaze-blue. The scene in the centre illustrates the 'chilong' (qilin ), a mythological hornless dragon, sitting on a rock under a pine near a river. On the large rim are eight cartouches figuring peonies and precious symbols  Known as 'kraak-porcelain', a type of Chinese export porcelain produced from the Wanli reign (1573) to the Chongzhen reign (1644), probably named after the... [Lire la suite]
14 janvier 2017

A rare documentary underglaze-blue and copper-red-decorated celadon-ground vase, Yongzheng period, dated 1731

Lot 3592. A rare documentary underglaze-blue and copper-red-decorated celadon-ground vase, Yongzheng period, dated 1731. Estimate $40,000 – $60,000. Price Realized $56,250. Photo Christie’s Image Ltd 2015 The tall vase, with high, sloping shoulders and a short neck with flaring mouth, is carved and painted with a continuous river landscape scene including equestrians, sages conversing on rocky promontories and crossing a bridge, and a solitary figure in a boat. The neck bears a long inscription referring... [Lire la suite]