19 mars 2013

A rare and large 'Ge'-type vase (hu), Yongzheng seal mark and period (1723-1735)

Lot 201. A rare and large 'Ge'-type vase (hu), Yongzheng seal mark and period (1723-1735). Height 18 1/2  in., 47 cm. Estimate 80,000 - 120,000 USD. Lot sold 100,000 USD. © Sotheby's of flattened pear shape rising from a splayed foot, molded on each side with four large slightly inset ogival panels forming strapwork divided by raised pyramid-form bosses, below the wide neck with a raised horizontal band interrupted by raised flanges and flanked by two loop handles with ram's head... [Lire la suite]

05 novembre 2011

A very rare pair of moulded white-glazed bowls, Yongzheng seal marks and period (1723-1735)

Lot 75. A very rare pair of moulded white-glazed bowls, Yongzheng seal marks and period (1723-1735); 10.1cm., 4in. Estimate 60,000-80,000 GBP. Lot sold 79,250 GBP. Photo Sotheby's Yongzheng seal mark and periodeach with deep rounded sides rising from a short foot to a slightly flaring rim, moulded to the exterior with five separate prunus blossoms and buds in various stages of maturity, covered overall with a transparent white glaze, the base slip-decorated with a four-character Yongzheng mark. Quantity:... [Lire la suite]
16 novembre 2009

Qing monochromes sold at Sotheby's London, 04 Nov 2009

Lot 116. A 'Langyao' bottle vase, Qing dynasty, 18th century; 38cm., 15in. Estimate 6,000—8,000 GBP. Lot Sold 4,000 GBP. Photo Sotheby's 2009 the robustly-potted pear-shaped body rising from a short foot to a tall cylindrical neck, covered overall in a rich lustrous red glaze of crushed raspberry tone draining to a buff tone at the rim.   Lot 118. A peachbloom vase, liuyeping, Kangxi mark and period (1162-1722); 16cm., 6 1/4 in. Estimate 8,000—12,000 GBP. Lot Sold... [Lire la suite]