09 mai 2019

A rare and large blue and white beaker vase, Gu, Wanli six-character mark and of the period (1573-1620)

Lot 88. A rare and large blue and white beaker vase, Gu, Wanli six-character mark and of the period (1573-1620); 57.5cm (22 5/8in) high. Estimate £ 100,000 - 150,000 (€ 120,000 - 170,000). © Bonhams 2001-2019 Deftly painted around the central globular body with alternating baskets and bowls containing flowers, the conical lower body with insects in flight amidst flowering plants above a band of prunus blossoms on a wave ground, the tall neck encircled by a wide bow-string band separating a band of composite floral... [Lire la suite]

19 avril 2019

Two very similar blue and white beaker vases, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 69. Two very similar blue and white beaker vases, Kangxi period (1662-1722); 18 in. (45.7 cm.) high. Estimate USD10,000 - GBP 15,000. Price realised USD 21,250. © Christie's Images Ltd 2019. Each painted in shades of inky blue with ogival cartouches of court figures by fences or terraces, all on a trellis ground. Provenance: Acquired in the 1960s. Literature: William R. Sargent, Chinese Porcelain in the Conde Collection, Madrid, 2014, p. 282, no. 115. ... [Lire la suite]
10 mars 2019

A 'Dehua' beaker vase, 17th century

Lot 743. A  'Dehua' beaker vase, 17th century. Height 8 1/2  in., 21.6 cm. Estimate 6,000 — 8,000 USD. Lot Sold 10,625 USD. Courtesy Sotheby's. the tall cylindrical body rising from a spreading foot to a trumpet mouth, with a rounded central section incised with a floral spray between four thin molded fillets, the fine white body covered in a warm ivory glaze, the recessed base similarly glazed, the interior and footring unglazed. Provenance: Collection of C.A.... [Lire la suite]
28 décembre 2018

A blue and white beaker vase, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 1086. A blue and white beaker vase, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722). Height 18 in., 45.7 cm. Estimate $6,000 - $8,000. Sold: $16,250. © Sotheby's the flaring neck painted with a dignitary receiving tribute, the barrel-shaped center with floral sprays, the lower section with scholars playing weiqi amid rockwork and foliage. Property from the Collection of Dr. Peter M. Greiner. Sotheby's. Saturday at Sotheby's: Asian Art, New York, 18 March 2017
01 décembre 2018

A blue and white beaker vase, gu, Qing dynasty, 18th – 19th century

Lot 411. A blue and white beaker vase, gu, Qing dynasty, 18th – 19th century; 21.3 cm, 8 3/8  in. Estimate 40,000 — 60,000 HKD. Lot sold 50,000 HKD. © Sotheby's. of gu-form, the bulging middle section painted with stylised dragons, the neck and foot collared with pendent plantains, wood stand. Sotheby's. Chinese Art, Hong Kong, 29 november 2018
23 avril 2018

A metal mounted wucai beaker vase, Ming dynasty, Wanli period (1573-1619)

Lot 63. A metal mounted wucai beaker vase, Ming dynasty, Wanli period (1573-1619); 27.4cm., 10 3/4 in. Estimate 4,000 — 6,000 GBP. Lot Sold 9,375 GBP. Photo Sotheby's 2011 of square section probably derived from the archaic bronze fanggu form, decorated overall in wucai enamels, the central bulb set with four moulded lion masks flanked by two confronting dragons leaping from waves, the rounded shoulder with sinuous pacing dragons, the waisted neck detached and mounted with... [Lire la suite]

26 mars 2018

A blue and white beaker vase, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722).

Lot 307. A blue and white beaker vase, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722). Height 8 7/8  in., 22.5 cm. Estimate 6,000 — 8,000. Lot sold 18,750 USD. © Sotheby's modeled after archaic gu, the flaring neck painted in blue washes accented with deep blue cobalt illustrating a scholar sitting on a riverbank by twin pines and rocks, the globular center section with two large quatrefoil cartouches respectively enclosing a scholar fishing riverside and another walking a mountain... [Lire la suite]
21 janvier 2018

A large pair of 'Tobacco leaf' beaker vases, Qianlong period, circa 1775

  Lot 31. A large pair of 'Tobacco leaf' beaker vases, Qianlong period, circa 1775; 15 ¾ in. (40 cm.) high. Estimate USD 15,000 - USD 25,000. Price realised USD 27,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2018 In the classic pattern with vivid famille rose colors. Christie's. Chinese Export Art Featuring 100 lots from Marchant, est 1925, 18 January 2018, New York
07 novembre 2017

A blue and white beaker vase, Shunzhi period (1644-1661)

Lot 173. A blue and white beaker vase, Shunzhi period (1644-1661). 39cm (15 3/8in) high. Estimate £2,000 - 3,000. Sold for £6,250 (€7,070). Photo: Bonhams. The cylindrical vase with a subtly raised mid-section, boldly painted with a ferocious qilin, a band of foliage and a lappet border. Bonhams. ASIAN ART, 6 Nov 2017, 10:30 GMT, LONDON, KNIGHTSBRIDGE 
24 octobre 2017

A Blue and white beaker Vase, Qing Dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 112. A Blue and white beaker Vase, Qing Dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722). Estimate 3,000 — 5,000 USD. Lot sold 7,200 USD. Photo: Sothebys. the flared neck and foot each painted with two panels enclosing scenes of scholars and their attendants strolling through various landscapes, the slightly bulging middle section painted with detached floral sprigs; 18 1/4 in., 46.4 cm.  Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art, New York, 31 mars 2005