22 mai 2015

A very rare imperial famille rose bottle vase, Yongzheng six-character mark and of the period

A very rare imperial famille rose bottle vase, Yongzheng six-character mark and of the period. Estimate HK$ 180,000 - 240,000 (€92,000 - 140,000). Photo: Bonhams. Exquisitely enamelled in delicate shades of green, purple, white and red against a striking pure white ground, the compressed globular body rising to a straight neck decorated with a continuous scene featuring narcissus blooms on elegant long leafy stems, lingzhi fungus, and branches of nandina berries, the base with a... [Lire la suite]

29 avril 2015

A small copper-red glazed bowl, Yongzheng six-character mark and of the period

A small copper-red glazed bowl, Yongzheng six-character mark and of the period. Estimate £800 - 1,200 (€1,100 - 1,700). Photo: Bonhams. The vessel raised on a short foot rim, rising up to a straight mouth rim, the exterior covered with a liver-red glaze. 10.4cm (4 1/8in) diam. Provenance: reputedly acquired in the UK circa 1965-1981. Bonhams. ASIAN ART, 11 May 2015 10:30 BST - LONDON, KNIGHTSBRIDGE
29 avril 2015

A copper-red glazed bowl, Yongzheng six-character mark and of the period

A copper-red glazed bowl, Yongzheng six-character mark and of the period. Estimate £1,000 - 1,500 (€1,400 - 2,100). Photo: Bonhams. Raised on a short footrim, the bowl flaring to a straight rim, the exterior covered in a rich maroon hued glaze, thinning at the rim to white, the interior glazed white. 15.3cm (6in) diam.  Provenance: reputedly acquired in the UK circa 1965-1981. Bonhams. ASIAN ART, 11 May 2015 10:30 BST - LONDON, KNIGHTSBRIDGE
02 mars 2015

Chinese Yellow Glazed Porcelain Dish, Yongzheng Six-Character Mark and of the Period

Chinese Yellow Glazed Porcelain Dish, Yongzheng Six-Character Mark and of the Period. Estimate $10,000-12,000. 2015 © William Doyle Galleries, Inc. The shallow form with rounded sides resting on a low foot rim, the exterior covered in a bright lemon yellow, the interior glazed white. Diameter 5 1/2 inches. Light wear to interior.  Doyle New York, Asian Works of Art, Monday, March 16, 2015 at 10am
02 mars 2015

Chinese Wucai Glazed Porcelain Bowl, Yongzheng Six-Character Mark and of the Period

Chinese Wucai Glazed Porcelain Bowl, Yongzheng Six-Character Mark and of the Period.  Estimate $8,000-12,000. 2015 © William Doyle Galleries, Inc. The exterior painted with fruiting and blossoming pomegranate on leafy stems above bands of single and double blue lines at the foot and below a double blue line at the rim. Diameter 6 inches. Very good condition.  Doyle New York, Asian Works of Art, Monday, March 16, 2015 at 10am
23 juin 2014

A copper red glazed bowl, Yongzheng six-character mark and of the period

A copper red glazed bowl, Yongzheng six-character mark and of the period. Photo Bonhams Its wide, curving well displaying a clear, celadon-tinged glaze that continues over a raspberry red layer of copper red on the exterior walls and across the deeply recessed base displaying the six-character mark in regular script surrounded by a double ring drawn in underglaze blue. 6in (15.2cm) diameter. Estimate US$ 8,000 - 10,000 (€5,900 - 7,400) Bonhams. FINE CHINESE WORKS OF ART, San Francisco, 24 Jun 2014 10:00... [Lire la suite]


31 mai 2014

A rare and fine blue and white 'lanca' saucer dish, Yongzheng six-character mark and of the period

A rare and fine blue and white 'lanca' saucer dish, Yongzheng six-character mark and of the period. Photo: Bonhams. Centrally painted with a double vajra issuing from a stylised lotus petal medallion framed by a mandala and billowing ribbons, the exterior further accentuated with three rows of evenly-spaced lanca characters, the base with an Imperial six-character kaishu mark in underglaze-blue. 17.7cm diam. Sold for HK$ 437,500 (€41,472) Provenance : Sotheby's Hong Kong, 29 October 1991, lot 137 Notes: The vishvavajra, or... [Lire la suite]
28 mai 2014

A small green-enamelled yellow-ground 'lotus' cup, Yongzheng six-character mark and of the period

A small green-enamelled yellow-ground 'lotus' cup, Yongzheng six-character mark and of the period. Photo: Bonhams. Delicately potted with deep rounded sides rising from a recessed circular base, the exterior decorated in green enamel above incised stylised lotus blooms borne on a single undulating leafy vine, covered inside and out with a lemon yellow glaze thinning at the mouth rim. 7.6cm diam. Sold for HK$ 175,000 (€16,550) This present lot belongs to a well-known group of wares made with incised decoration, highlighted with... [Lire la suite]
14 avril 2014

A copper-red 'three fish' bowl, Yongzheng six-character mark and of the period

A copper-red 'three fish' bowl, Yongzheng six-character mark and of the period. Photo Bonhams The exterior decorated with three evenly-spaced fish in rich copper-red thinning at the top and pooling at the bottom, the interior glazed white. 22.8cm (8 7/8in) diam. Estimate £20,000 - 30,000 (€24,000 - 36,000) Provenance: Sotheby's London, 17 December 1996, lot 90The Inder Rieden Collection. It is particularly rare to find bowls of this design in this relatively large size. However, a pair of bowls from the E.T.Chow Collection... [Lire la suite]
14 avril 2014

A sang-de-boeuf-glazed stem bowl, Yongzheng six-character mark and of the period

A sang-de-boeuf-glazed stem bowl, Yongzheng six-character mark and of the period. Photo Bonhams Rising from a tall, slightly spreading stem, all under a rich red glaze, thinning slightly around the base of the bowl and the gently flaring rim. 16cm (6 1/4in) diam. Estimate £15,000 - 20,000 (€18,000 - 24,000 Provenance: a distinguished European private collection A similar stem cup with a Yongzheng mark and of the period in the Zhuyuetang Collection is illustrated in Shimmering Colours: Monochromes of the Yuan to Qing Periods,... [Lire la suite]