11 octobre 2021

A pair of famille-rose baluster jars and covers, Yongzheng period (1723-1735)

Lot 790. A pair of famille-rose baluster jars and covers, Yongzheng period (1723-1735); 24 in. (61 cm.) high. Estimate USD 20,000 - USD 30,000. Price realised USD 75,000. © Christie's 2021 Each jar is decorated with cockerels, a hen and a chick amid rocks, peony blossoms and flowering branches, between geometric-ground decorative bands on the neck and above the foot. Each cover is decorated with further flowers below a decorative band of ruyi-heads below the brown-painted... [Lire la suite]

05 août 2021

A famille-rose 'immortals' vase, Qing dynasty, Yongzheng period (1723-1735)

  Lot 129. A famille-rose 'immortals' vase, Qing dynasty, Yongzheng period (1723-1735); Height 9 in., 22.8 cm. Estimate: 5,000 - 7,000 USD. Lot sold: 10,080 USD. Courtesy Sotheby's. Provenance: Sotheby’s Paris, 6th December 2007, lot 73. Sotheby's. The Hundred Antiques: Fine & Decorative Asian Art, New York, 11-22 June 2021
28 juin 2021

A rare coral-glazed gilt and lacquered slender baluster vase, Signed Yun An with a seal mark reading Linju, Yongzheng period

Lot 688. A rare coral-glazed gilt and lacquered slender baluster vase, Signed Yun An with a seal mark reading Linju, Yongzheng period (1723-1735); 43cm (17in) high. Estimate: 1 500 GBP - 2 000 GBP. Sold for £ 6,375 (€ 7,437). © Bonhams 2001-2021 Decorated in black lacquer and gilt with trailing branches of bamboo, flowering peony and blossoming prunus, the reverse inscribed with poetry. Provenance: Ralph M.Chait Galleries, New YorkGerson and Judith Leiber, New YorkSotheby's New York, 20... [Lire la suite]
14 mai 2021

An Iron-Red And Underglaze-Blue ‘Dragon And Waves’ Saucer Dish, Yongzheng Period, 1723-1735

Lot 3312. An Iron-Red And Underglaze-Blue ‘Dragon And Waves’ Saucer Dish, Yongzheng Period (1723-1735). D 20cm. Estimate 40,000 - 100,000 (USD 5,128 - 12,821). Sold Price: HKD 156,000 (USD 20,000). Copyright 2021 © Poly Auction Hong Kong Limited Elegantly potted with shallow rounded sides rising to a flared rim. The ground painted in white-glaze all throughout. The exterior vividly decorated with waves in iron-red glaze, on the red sea are sea creatures including the dragon, flying horse, sea lion,... [Lire la suite]
14 mai 2021

A Blue And White ‘Deer And Crane’ Jar, Yongzheng Period, 1723-1735

Lot 3312. A Blue And White ‘Deer And Crane’ Jar, Yongzheng Period (1723-1735). H 22.3cm. Estimate 1,800,000 - 2,500,000 (USD 230,769 - 320,513). Sold Price: HKD 1,440,000 (USD 184,615). Copyright 2021 © Poly Auction Hong Kong Limited Elegantly potted with a lipped rim and rounded shoulders that extend to a narrower lower half. A scene of auspicious animals in spring is depicted on the body in underglaze blue. In front of the hehuan tree are deer looking up at the sky where a crane flies, another... [Lire la suite]
12 mai 2021

A Famille-Rose Peach-Blossom and Bird Dish, Yongzheng Period, 1723-1735

Lot 3222. A Famille-Rose Peach-Blossom and Bird Dish, Yongzheng Period (1723-1735). D 17.3cm. Estimate HKD 1,800,000 - 2,800,000 (USD 230,769 - 358,974). Sold Price: HKD 6,600,000 (USD 846,154). Copyright 2021 © Poly Auction Hong Kong Limited This dish is finely potted and exquisitely enamelled with branches of flowering peach blossoms growing from the foot of the shallow dish on the exterior, extending over the rim to the interior, where the main branch arches elegantly to the top, bearing... [Lire la suite]

12 mai 2021

A Small Blue and White ‘Duck and Lotus’ Dish, Yongzheng Period, 1723-1735

Lot 3221. A Small Blue and White ‘Duck and Lotus’ Dish, Yongzheng Period (1736-1795). D 11.3cm. Estimate HKD 350,000 - 500,000. Sold Price: HKD 380,000. Copyright 2021 © Poly Auction Hong Kong Limited The dish is decorated to the interior with a central medallion depicting a pair of mandarin ducks in a lotus pond. The exterior is similarly decorated with two pairs of mandarin ducks swimming amongst lotus, all below a band of dragons in pursuit of the flaming pearl. The recessed base is inscribed with a... [Lire la suite]
12 mai 2021

A Rare Yellow-Ground Underglaze-Blue ‘Ram’ Vase, Zun, Yongzheng Period, 1723-1735

Lot 3210. A Rare Yellow-Ground Underglaze-Blue ‘Ram’ Vase, Zun, Yongzheng Period (1723-1735). H 32.5cm. Estimate HKD 5,800,000 - 8,000,000 (USD 743,590 - 1,025,641). Sold Price: HKD 7,200,000 (USD 923,077). Copyright 2021 © Poly Auction Hong Kong Limited This vase is potted with a gently compressed globular body rising from a splayed foot to a tall waisted neck and the upper shoulder is decorated with three ram heads. The lower neck is encircled by a raised double-fillet band, repeated at the central and... [Lire la suite]
27 janvier 2021

A massive pair of ruby and famille rose jars and covers, Yongzheng period (1723-1735)

Lot 78. A massive pair of ruby and famille rose jars and covers, Yongzheng period (1723-1735); 35 in. (88.9 cm.) high, each. Estimate USD 12,000 - USD 18,000. Price Realised USD 27,500. © Christie's Image Ltd 2021. Each finely enameled with a basket of spring flowers, ruby lappets at the shoulders. Provenance: Anonymous sale; Christie's, New York, 21 November 2011, lot 1146. Note: The Tibor Collection was formed over decades, growing to encompass every category of Chinese export... [Lire la suite]
06 décembre 2020

A rare moulded iron-red and gilt-decorated 'fish' vase, tianqiuping, Yongzheng period (1723-1735)

Lot 3057. A rare moulded iron-red and gilt-decorated 'fish' vase, tianqiuping, Yongzheng period (1723-1735); 12 7/8 in. (32.8 cm.) high, box. Estimate HKD 240,000 - HKD 350,000. Price realised HKD 300,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2020. The body of compressed globular form is surmounted by a tall cylindrical neck, decorated with four relief-moulded fish detailed in iron-red and gilt, the eyes are decorated with turquoise glaze. Provenance: The Late Anne, Lady HollendenSold at Christie's... [Lire la suite]