14 mai 2015

A rare ivory-white-glazed baluster vase, Impressed Qianlong seal mark and of the period

A rare ivory-white-glazed baluster vase, Impressed Qianlong seal mark and of the period. Estimate £12,000 - 15,000 (€17,000 - 21,000). Unsold. Photo Bonhams. Finely potted, the baluster body with an angular shoulder decorated with a band of key-fret, raised on a straight foot beneath lotus petals, the slender tapering neck intricately incised with a dense ground of scrolling foliage, flaring to a stepped rim, box. 16.5cm (6 1/2in) high (2) Provenance: Professor E.T. Hall Collection, no.152 (label)Christie's... [Lire la suite]

18 février 2015

A pair of baluster vases, Chinese porcelain, Kangxi Period (1662-1722)

A pair of baluster vases, Chinese porcelain, Kangxi Period (1662-1722). Estimation : 1 800 € / 2 500 €. Photo Veritas Art Auctioneers, Lisboa. Blue and white decoration with floral motifs (one with restoration in one handle and broken finial; the other with hairlines in one handle). Alt.: 34,5 cm - Alt.: 33,5 cm Veritas Art Auctioneers, Lisboa. Antiquités, Objets d'Art, Argenterie et Bijoux, le 25 Février 2015 à 21h.Contact: Igor Olho-Azul. Tel: +351 21 794 8000 -... [Lire la suite]
24 juin 2014

A small blue and white baluster vase, Kangxi

A small blue and white baluster vase, Kangxi. Photo Bonhams. Painted with bands of pearls and T-scrolls to either side of the raised string band surrounding the flared neck above Shoulao holding a peach and Liu Hai with his three-legged toad standing below, the lustrous glaze covering all surfaces except the pad of the set-in foot, a double ring in underglaze blue centers the recessed base. 7 3/4in (19.7cm) high. Estimate US$ 4,000 - 6,000 (€2,900 - 4,400) FINE CHINESE WORKS OF ART, San Francisco, 24 Jun... [Lire la suite]
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28 mai 2014

A fine and extremely rare Famille Rose baluster vase, Yongzheng six-character mark within double circles and of the period (1723

A fine and extremely rare Famille Rose baluster vase, Yongzheng six-character mark within double circles and of the period (1723-1735). Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2014 The vase is elegantly potted with broad shoulders, flaring mouth and stands on a splayed, stepped foot. The fine white porcelain is masterfully enamelled on one side with a circular panel depicting Fuxi holding the Taiji tu, wearing his characteristic robe fringed by leaf collars and carrying a double gourd at his waist; and on the other with a lingzhi... [Lire la suite]
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05 mai 2014

A flambé-glazed baluster vase, 19th century

A flambé-glazed baluster vase, 19th century. Photo Bonhams. With flaring foot and bulbous, garlic-headed mouth, covered overall in a rich, red glaze with vibrant violet streaks, firing to grey in places and thinning at the mouth to show the white biscuit. 43.5cm (17 1/8in) high. Estimate £1,800 - 2,200 (€2,200 - 2,700) Bonhams. ASIAN ART, London, Knightsbridge, 12 May 2014 - http://www.bonhams.com/
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04 mai 2014

A celadon baluster vase, meiping, Early Ming Dynasty

Lot 94. A celadon baluster vase, meiping, Early Ming Dynasty; 25.5cm (10in) high. Estimate £5,000 - 8,000 (€6,100 - 9,700). Unsold. Photo Bonhams. Carved to the body with scrolling lotus flowers, a band of scrolling flower heads at the shoulder with a raised lappet band at the neck, the neck with another lappet band, a tall lappet band at the foot, all covered in a thick olive-green glaze.  Provenance: Christie's, Lot 349, 16/03/2000 Bonhams. ASIAN ART, London, Knightsbridge, 12 May... [Lire la suite]
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04 mai 2014

An unusual celadon baluster vase, Ming Dynasty

Lot 92. An unusual celadon baluster vase, Ming Dynasty; 35cm (13 3/4in) high. Estimate £4,000 - 5,000 (€4,900 - 6,100). Sold for £ 6,000 (€ 6,861). Photo Bonhams. The unusually elongated vessel carved to the body with elegantly sweeping leaves amongst rockwork, between a cross hatched band at the shoulder and swirling waves and rockwork at the foot, all covered in a crackled sea-green glaze.  Provenance: Sotheby's Lot 41 08/06/1993 Bonhams. ASIAN ART, London, Knightsbridge, 12 May 2014... [Lire la suite]
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30 avril 2014

A rare robins-egg glazed baluster vase, Daoguang incised six-character mark and of the period (1821-1850)

A rare robins-egg glazed baluster vase, Daoguang incised six-character mark and of the period (1821-1850). Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2014. The bulbous vase is raised on a tall spreading foot, surmounted by a flaring neck, with a pair of chilong handles to either side. The entire vessel is covered in an evenly mottled blue and turquoise glaze. 10 ¼ in. (25.9 cm.) high. Estimate £15,000 – £20,000 ($25,215 - $33,620) Provenance: Private European Collection, amassed in the first half of the 20th century.Christie's London, 10 May... [Lire la suite]
27 avril 2014

A Famille rose baluster vase, Yongzheng period (1723-1735)

  A Famille rose baluster vase, Yongzheng period (1723-1735). Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2014 The vase has a globular mid section above a spreading stepped foot, the waisted neck rising to a flares mouth. It is decorated around the main body with a seated warrior beside a prunus tree, the neck is similarly decorated with a seated scholar reading a scroll. 16 ¾ in. (42.5 cm.) high. Estimate £10,000 – £15,000 ($16,790 - $25,185) Christie's.THE C. PHILIP CARDEIRO COLLECTION OF CHINESE ART, 13 May 2014, London, King Street... [Lire la suite]
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27 avril 2014

A rare relief-decorated Famille verte baluster vase, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

A rare relief-decorated Famille verte baluster vase, Kangxi period (1662-1722). Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2014 The vase is of slightly tapering cylindrical shape with a tall neck and flaring mouth. It is decorated in high relief around the body with a basket and a vase containing flowers between two tripod censers and covers. The shoulder is decorated in iron-red with a band of lotus scroll. 10 ½ in. (26.6 cm.) high. Estimate £20,000 – £30,000 ($33,580 - $50,370) Notes: A similar example is illustrated in Qing Porcelain... [Lire la suite]