12 avril 2020

A superb white-glazed 'chrysanthemum' dish, Yongzheng six-character mark within double-circles and of the period (1723-1735)

Lot 3967. A superb white-glazed 'chrysanthemum' dish, Yongzheng six-character mark within double-circles and of the period (1723-1735); 7 in. (17.7 cm.) diam. Estimate 1,200,000 - HKD 1,800,000. Price realised HKD 1,100,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2012.   The shallow, rounded sides are moulded as chrysanthemum petals rising from the foot ring with corresponding notches. The dish is covered overall with a lustrous transparent glaze. Provenance: The Carl Kempe CollectionSold at... [Lire la suite]

08 avril 2020

A blue and white ‘floral’ dish, Yongzheng six-character mark and of the period (1723-1735)

Lot 3. A blue and white ‘floral’ dish, Yongzheng six-character mark in underglaze blue within a double circle and of the period (1723-1735); 103⁄4 in. (27.2 cm.) diam. Estimate: HKD 50,000 - HKD 70,000 (EUR 5,115 - EUR 7,161). Price Realised: HKD 175,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2020. Provenance! An English private collection, acquired circa 1950, and thence by descentSold at Bonham’s London, 8 November 2018, lot 149. Christie’s. Pavilion Online: Chinese... [Lire la suite]
06 avril 2020

A fine and extremely rare famille rose bowl, Yongzheng six-character mark within double-squares and of the period (1723-1735)

Lot 1308. A fine and extremely rare famille rose bowl, Yongzheng six-character mark within double-squares and of the period (1723-1735); 4 3/4 in. (12 cm.) diam. Estimate HKD 5,500,000 - HKD 6,500,000. Price Realized HKD 5,496,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2006.  Finely potted with thin, rounded sides rising to a gently everted rim, and exquisitely enamelled with a narrow central band of five iron-red bats, wufu, in different attitudes of flight amidst a scrolling... [Lire la suite]
02 avril 2020

A pair of pale blue-glazed dishes, Yongzheng six-character marks in underglaze blue within double circles and of the period

Lot 2194. A pair of pale blue-glazed dishes, Yongzheng six-character marks in underglaze blue within double circles and of the period (1723-1735); 6 5/16 in. (16 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 10,000 - USD 15,000. Price Realized USD 20,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2014.  Each dish has shallow, rounded sides flaring to a slightly everted rim. The exteriors are covered with a glaze of sky-blue color in contrast to the white rim and interior, stands. Property from the Collection of... [Lire la suite]
02 avril 2020

A very rare ruby-enameled incised dish, Yongzheng six-character mark in underglaze blue within double circles and of the period

Lot 2188. A very rare ruby-enameled incised dish, Yongzheng six-character mark in underglaze blue within double circles and of the period (1723-1735); 8 in. (24 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 80,000 - USD 120,000. Price Realized USD 293,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2014.  The dish has thinly potted, rounded sides flaring slightly at the rim, and is finely incised on the interior with five ruyi-shaped clouds around the well under the mottled pink enamel of crushed-raspberry... [Lire la suite]
23 mars 2020

A fine pair of yellow-enamelled saucers, Yongzheng six-character marks within double circles and of the period (1723-1735)

Lot 3497. A fine pair of yellow-enamelled saucers, Yongzheng six-character marks within double circles and of the period (1723-1735); 5 1/4 in. (13.4 cm.) diam. Estimate HKD 300,000 - HKD 500,000. Price Realized HKD 562,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2013  Each is finely potted with shallow rounded sides, covered under an enamel of rich egg-yolk yellow tone. The base is covered with a transparent glaze, box.  Property from the Collection of Mr. & Mrs. James E. Breece III. ... [Lire la suite]

22 mars 2020

A fine pair of yellow-enamelled saucers, Yongzheng six-character marks within double circles and of the period (1723-1735)

Lot 3497. A fine pair of yellow-enamelled saucers, Yongzheng six-character marks within double circles and of the period (1723-1735); 5 1/4 in. (13.4 cm.) diam. Estimate HKD 300,000 - HKD 500,000. Price Realized HKD 562,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2013 Each is finely potted with shallow rounded sides, covered under an enamel of rich egg-yolk yellow tone. The base is covered with a transparent glaze, box. Property from the Collection of Mr. & Mrs. James E. Breece III. Provenance:... [Lire la suite]
22 mars 2020

A blue-glazed anhua-decorated 'dragon' dish, Yongzheng six-character mark within double circles and of the period (1723-1735)

Lot 3495. A blue-glazed anhua-decorated 'dragon' dish, Yongzheng six-character mark within double circles and of the period (1723-1735); 7 1/4 in. (18.4 cm.) diam. Estimate HKD 300,000 - HKD 500,000. Price Realized HKD 687,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2013 The dish with flared sides supported on a cylindrical foot is covered on the exterior with a slightly mottled deep blue glaze. The white interior is incised with anhua decoration with a leaping five-clawed dragon in the centre... [Lire la suite]
22 mars 2020

A very rare small clair-de-lune-glazed jar, Yongzheng six-character mark within double circles and of the period (1723-1735)

Lot 3492. A very rare small clair-de-lune-glazed jar, Yongzheng six-character mark within double circles and of the period (1723-1735); 4 1/4 in. (10.8 cm.) high. Estimate HKD 500,000 - HKD 700,000. Price Realized HKD 625,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2013 The jar is delicately potted with deep rounded sides rising to a lipped rim, and covered with a soft pale blue glaze on the exterior below the rim and stopping neatly above the unglazed foot. The interior and the base glazed white, box. ... [Lire la suite]
22 mars 2020

A fine blue-glazed wine-cup, Yongzheng six-character mark within double circles and of the period (1723-1735)

Lot 3492. A fine blue-glazed wine-cup, Yongzheng six-character mark within double circles and of the period (1723-1735); 2 7/8 in. (7.4 cm.) diam. Estimate HKD 400,000 - HKD 600,000. Price Realized HKD 625,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2013 The cup is delicately potted with flared sides supported on a short foot. The thin eggshell body is covered on the exterior with an even glaze of sapphire-blue tone. The interior and base are covered with a transparent glaze, box. Provenance: A European... [Lire la suite]