17 novembre 2016

A rare pair of Imperial yellow and green-enamelled 'boys at play' bowls, Yongzheng six-character marks and of the period

Lot 24. A rare pair of Imperial yellow and green-enamelled 'boys at play' bowls, Yongzheng six-character marks and of the period (1723-1735). Estimate HK$ 700,000 - 1,000,000 (€84,000 - 120,000). © Bonhams 2001-2016 Each elegantly potted with rounded sides rising to a slightly everted rim, the exterior finely incised with a continuous scene depicting boys dancing and playing musical instruments in a terraced garden encircled by pine trees, beneath a stylised floral border at the rim, all highlighted in... [Lire la suite]

19 octobre 2016

A pair of blue and white bowls, Yongzheng six-character marks and of the period (1723-1735)

Lot 42. A pair of blue and white bowls, Yongzheng six-character marks and of the period (1723-1735). Estimate £4,000 - 6,000 (€4,500 - 6,700). Photo: Bonhams. The exteriors painted with a continuous scene of two ladies in a balustraded garden with willow and potted plants led by an attendant carrying a candle, the interior with a medallion encircling pine, bamboo and plum blossom. Each 15.5cm (6 1/8in) diam. (2). Provenance: an important European private collection Notes: The decoration on the bowls refers... [Lire la suite]
21 octobre 2012

A fine and very rare pair of coral-red glazed imperial wine cup stands, China, Yongzheng six-character marks and of the period

A fine and very rare pair of coral-red glazed imperial wine cup stands, China, Yongzheng six-character marks and of the period. Photo Nagel Thinly potted and of shallow form with everted rim, all covered in a brilliant coral red enamel - One cup stand with two tiny restored chips to rim, otherwise very minor traces of usage, good condition. D. 11,2 cm. Estimate 20 000/30 000 € Nagel. "Asian Art". 2012/11/02 http://www.auction.de/
07 novembre 2011

A fine pair of red-glazed bowls. Yongzheng six-character marks and of the period

A fine pair of red-glazed bowls. Yongzheng six-character marks and of the period.  photo Bonhams The exteriors all under a glaze of rich red tone stopping neatly at the foot and rim, the interiors glazed white. 15.2cm (6 1/8in) diam. (2). Estimate: £50,000 - 80,000, CNY 490,000 - 790,000, HK$ 600,000 - 970,000 Provenance: Bluett, LondonSotheby's London, 17 December 1996, lot 121The Inder Rieden CollectionCompare a similar single bowl which was sold at Sotheby's Hong Kong, 8 October 2008, lot 2527, and another which... [Lire la suite]
06 novembre 2011

A fine pair of famille rose flaring saucers. Yongzheng six-character marks and of the period

A fine pair of famille rose flaring saucers. Yongzheng six-character marks and of the period. photo Bonhams Each delicately enamelled in the interior below the straight flaring side with a mottled-pink spray of leafy blossom issuing from a cluster of grasses, the exterior plain. 8.3cm (3¼in) diam. (2). Estimate: £20,000 - 30,000, CNY 200,000 - 300,000, HK$ 240,000 - 360,000 Another pair of saucer dishes exhibiting the delicacy typical of Yongzheng enamelling from the Meiyintang Collection is illustrated by R.Krahl, Chinese... [Lire la suite]
31 octobre 2011

A pair of incised yellow-glazed saucer dishes. Yongzheng six-character marks and of the period

A pair of incised yellow-glazed saucer dishes. Yongzheng six-character marks and of the period. Photo Bonhams Each crisply potted with rounded sides incised on the exterior with delicate floral scrolls, the interior and underside covered with a bright lemon glaze, box. 14.5cm (5¾in) diam. (3). Estimate: £40,000 - 60,000, CNY 400,000 - 590,000, HK$ 480,000 - 720,000 Provenance: Christie's London, 10 June 1996, lot 112The Inder Rieden CollectionCompare a similar yellow-glazed incised dish, illustrated by Yau Hok Wa, ed.,... [Lire la suite]
20 septembre 2011

A Fine Pair Of Small Famille Rose Dishes. Yongzheng Six-Character Marks In Underglaze Blue Within Double Circles And Of The Peri

A Fine Pair Of Small Famille Rose Dishes. Yongzheng Six-Character Marks In Underglaze Blue Within Double Circles And Of The Period (1723-1735). photo Christie's Ltd 2011 Each with slightly curved flared sides rising from a rounded angle above the slightly tapering foot, the interior delicately painted with pink-flowered begonia, blue aster, and a grass stem; 3¼ in. (8.3 cm.) diam. (2). Estimate $30,000 - $50,000. Price Realized $100,900 Provenance: John Sparks, Ltd., London. Christie's. Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art Part... [Lire la suite]
24 octobre 2009

A very rare black-ground green enamelled dish, China, underglaze-blue Yongzheng six-character mark and period

A very rare black-ground green enamelled dish, China, underglaze-blue Yongzheng six-character mark within double circle and of the period the interior of the deep dish is finely painted in 'silhouette reserve' with pierced rockwork, narcissus, lingzhi-fu. D. 21,3 cm - Est. 35 000,00 € Nagel Auctions. Asian Art. 30 October 2009 http://www.auction.de/
05 décembre 2008

A rare pair of wucai 'dragon' bowls and covers. Yongzheng six-character marks and of the period

A rare pair of wucai 'dragon' bowls and covers. Yongzheng six-character marks and of the period Each of almost conical form raised on a straight foot, the exterior painted in underglaze-blue with two writhing five-clawed dragons emerging from turbulent waters, the details on the dragons, flaming pearls, fire and clouds rendered in green, red, yellow, aubergine and black enamels, the design repeated on the cover, the mouth rim and rim of the cover formed with six evenly spaced notches, the base inscribed with six-character mark... [Lire la suite]