12 novembre 2019

A rare Guan-type glazed hu-shaped vase, Yongzheng six-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1723-1735)

Lot 2910. A rare Guan-type glazed hu-shaped vase, Yongzheng six-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1723-1735); 11 1/8 in. (28.1 cm.) high. Estimate HKD 1,800,000 - HKD 2,600,000 (USD 231,116 - USD 333,835). © Christie's Images Ltd 2019. The vase is of square section, with a slightly compressed rounded body rising to a tall neck demarcated with two pairs of raised bands below the two lug handles underneath a lipped rim, the tall splayed foot with a moulded band at mid-section.... [Lire la suite]

29 mai 2019

A fine and exceedingly rare blue and white ‘Fruit and flower spray’ vase, Yongzheng six-character seal mark in underglaze blue a

Lot 3109. A fine and exceedingly rare blue and white ‘Fruit and flower spray’ vase, Yongzheng six-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1723-1735); 22 1/2 in. (57 cm.) high. Estimate HKD 32,000,000 - HKD 45,000,000. Price realised HKD 37,260,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2019.  The vase is robustly potted with a compressed globular body rising from a splayed foot to a slightly waisted neck beneath a flared mouth. The body is exquisitely painted in delicate shades of... [Lire la suite]
02 mars 2019

A rare small ge-type five-lobed bottle vase, Yongzheng six-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1723-1735)

Lot 826. A rare small ge-type five-lobed bottle vase, Yongzheng six-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1723-1735); 8 ¼ in. (21 cm.) high. Estimate: USD 80,000 - USD 120,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2019. The body potted with five facets separated by indented corners between the neck and the foot ring, and the vase covered all over in a silky greyish-white glaze suffused with a wide network of dark grey crackle. Provenance: Alice Boney, New York, 1982.The Irving... [Lire la suite]
21 mai 2018

A rare Ge-type glazed mallet-form vase, Yongzheng six-character seal mark and of the period (1723-1735) 

Lot 3201. A rare Ge-type glazed mallet-form vase, Yongzheng six-character seal mark and of the period (1723-1735); 6 1/2 in. (16.6 cm.) high. Estimate HKD 1,000,000 - HKD 1,500,000. Price realised HKD 2,440,000.  © Christie's Images Ltd 2013. The vase is finely potted with angled shoulders rising to a cylindrical neck, covered overall with a thick pale grey glaze suffused with dark crackles, stopping neatly above the foot rim applied with a dark-brown dressing. ... [Lire la suite]