22 janvier 2018

An Aubergine and Green ‘Dragon’ Bowl, Mark and Period of Kangxi (1662-1722)

Lot 3116. An Aubergine and Green ‘Dragon’ Bowl, Mark and Period of Kangxi (1662-1722); 11.4 cm., 4 1/2  in. Estimate 60,000 — 80,000 HKD. Lot sold 75,000 HKD. Photo: Sotheby's 2014. the rounded sides rising from a straight foot to an everted rim, the exterior decorated with two scaly five-clawed dragons in mutual pursuit of a ‘flaming pearl’ above tumultuous waves, all against a green ground, the recessed base inscribed with a six-character reign mark within a double-circle. Provenance:... [Lire la suite]

01 avril 2014

An aubergine and green 'Dragon' bowl, Mark and period of Kangxi (1662-1722)

Lot 3116. An aubergine and green 'Dragon' bowl, Mark and period of Kangxi (1662-1722); 11.4 cm., 4 1/2 in. Estimate 60,000 — 80,000 HKD. Lot sold 75,000 HKD (7,061 EUR). Photo: Sotheby's. the rounded sides rising from a straight foot to an everted rim, the exterior decorated with two scaly five-clawed dragons in mutual pursuit of a ‘flaming pearl’ above tumultuous waves, all against a green ground, the recessed base inscribed with a six-character reign mark within a double-circle. Provenance:... [Lire la suite]
15 septembre 2010

An aubergine and green 'Dragon' bowl, Kangxi mark and period (1662-1722)

Lot 243. An aubergine and green 'Dragon' bowl, Kangxi mark and period (1662-1722); diameter 4 3/8 in., 11.3 cm. Estimate 7,000—9,000 USD. Lot Sold 7,500 USD. photo Sotheby's 2010 the body incised and painted in aubergine with two dragons in pursuit of flaming pearls amidst scrolling clouds and above crested waves on a rich green ground Provenance: Ralph M. Chait Galleries, New York, 1950s - 1960s. Sotheby's. Fine Ceramics and works of Art. 15 Sept 2010. New York