18 mai 2016

A turquoise-glazed baluster vase, meiping, Incised Kangxi six-character mark and of the period (1662-1722)

Lot 67. A turquoise-glazed baluster vase, meiping, Incised Kangxi six-character mark and of the period (1662-1722); 17.8cm (7in) high. Sold for £31,250 (€40,330). © Bonhams 2001-2016. The elegant vase covered on the exterior with a light turquoise-blue glaze with a fine crackle, pooling to a darker hue at the foot and paling slightly on the shoulders, the rim black.  Provenance: an English private collection  Note: Turquoise is among the rarest of glaze colours found on marked Imperial monochromes.... [Lire la suite]

18 mai 2016

A Ming-style blue and white baluster vase, hu, Daoguang seal mark and of the period (1821-1850)

Lot 54. A Ming-style blue and white baluster vase, hu, Daoguang seal mark and of the period (1821-1850). Sold for £22,500 (€28,790). Photo: Bonhams. Painted in vibrant cobalt-blue tone, the baluster body encircled by two bands, the upper with continuous lotus scroll, the lower with a composite floral scroll, all between slightly raised double-line borders, the shoulder set with animal mask and mock-ring handles, below the waisted flared neck decorated with stiff ruyi-bordered upright plantain leaves and a narrow... [Lire la suite]
02 mai 2016

A rare blue and white baluster vase, Chongzhen period (1627-1644)

Lot 241. A rare blue and white baluster vase, Chongzhen period (1627-1644). Estimate £2,000 - 3,000 (€2,600 - 3,800). Photo: Bonhams. The baluster body rising to a tall cylindrical neck, decorated with a scene of a lady greeting a gentleman, before a retinue of female attendants, in a riverside pavilion garden of pine and rockwork, the everted rim with a faux-bois design, the lower body with petal lobed panels of lotus sprays and foliage, alternating with geometric motifs, the foot with foliate lappets. 42cm... [Lire la suite]
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01 mai 2016

A finely enamelled famille verte baluster vase, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 62. A finely enamelled famille verte baluster vase, Kangxi period (1662-1722). Estimate £700 - 1,000 (€900 - 1,300). Photo Bonhams. With flaring neck, brightly enamelled with water fowl amongst densely flowering, leafy lotus stems, the reverse inscribed with a poem, the shoulder with four blossom sprays on a leafy, whorl pattern ground. 18.5cm (7.1/4in) high.  Provenance: Hancock, 37, Bury Street, St. James's, S.W.1 (label). Bonhams. AUCTION 23541: ASIAN ART, 10:30 BST... [Lire la suite]
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01 mai 2016

A fine Longquan celadon-glazed baluster vase, meiping, 13th century, Southern Song Dynasty

Lot 25. A fine Longquan celadon-glazed baluster vase, meiping, 13th century, Southern Song Dynasty. Estimate £3,000 - 4,000 (€3,800 - 5,100). Photo Bonhams. The elegantly potted vessel flaring out from a small mouth rim to broad rounded shoulders before tapering towards a narrow foot, with finely turned ribs along the body, all covered in a luscious pea-green hued glaze. 19cm (7 1/2in) high Notes: Compare with a similar meiping, late Southern Song dynasty, in the San Francisco Museum of Asian Art, illustrated... [Lire la suite]
23 avril 2016

An important Augustus Rex baluster vase with Chinese scenes by the Höroldt workshop, Meissen, around 1740

Lot 329. An important Augustus Rex baluster vase with Chinese scenes by the Höroldt workshop, Meissen, around 1740. Estimate 28 000 €. Photo Auktionhaus Stahl Polychrome painting, gilding. The painting carried out in Höroldt's workshop. On both sides large, black-line gold cartouches with 'Laub- und Bandelwerk', inside decorated with Chinese scenes on terrestrial pedestals. In between small cartouches with Chinese scenes in purple monochrome. Finely painted flower bouquets and single flowers. Large manufactory... [Lire la suite]

21 février 2016

A Langyao baluster vase, 18th century

A Langyao baluster vase, 18th century. © Christie's Image 2003 The slender high-shouldered body covered with a crackle-suffused glaze of crushed strawberry tone thinning to pale celadon on the tall neck and flared rim, interior of neck and base with similar celadon glaze - 15in. (38cm.) high. Lot 328. Estimate $3,000 - $5,000. Price Realized $15,535  Christie's. FINE CHINESE CERAMICS AND WORKS OF ART, 18 September 2003, New York, Rockefeller Plaza
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20 février 2016

A rare blue and white baluster vase, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

A rare blue and white baluster vase, Kangxi period (1662-1722) © Christie's Image 2003  Well potted with waisted neck and broad, rounded shoulders tapering to the flared foot rim, densely painted with four tapering panels containing scenes of elaborate lakeside pavilions with figures engaged in various everyday pursuits, all between variously decorated borders. 17in. (43cm.) high. Lot 310. Estimate $8,000 - $12,000. Price Realized $7,768  Notes: Compare the vase of similar pattern sold in... [Lire la suite]
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20 janvier 2016

A wucai baluster vase with figures in a landscape, Shunzhi period, c.1645-1660

A wucai baluster vase with figures in a landscape, Shunzhi period, c.1645-1660, porcelain, h 21.5cm × d 5.8cm. AK-NM-6459. Rijskmuseum, Amsterdam. Baluster vase on flat unglazed bottom. High , spreading neck and lid with knob. Decorated in underglaze blue and two shades of several emails : two shades of green, iron red, black, eggplant and yellow. On the wall of the vase a landscape containing a official three-attendants. The show is completed by a large banana plant. Around the neck peonies and rocks... [Lire la suite]
06 novembre 2015

A Langyao baluster vase, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period

A Langyao baluster vase, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period. Estimate 6,000 — 8,000 GBP. Photo Sotheby's the slender baluster body rising from a spreading foot to a waisted neck and flared rim, covered in a deep copper-red glaze draining to white at the rim, suffused with a network of fine crackle throughout, the interior and underside of the base covered with a crackled ivory-coloured glaze - 35.8cm., 14 1/8 in. Sotheby's. Important Chinese Art, Londres, 11 nov. 2015, 11:00 AM