03 avril 2019

A fine biscuit-enamelled sancai dish, Mark and period of Kangxi (1662-1722)

Lot 3311. A fine biscuit-enamelled sancai dish, Mark and period of Kangxi (1662-1722); 24.9 cm, 9 3/4  in. Estimate 1,200,000 — 1,800,000. Lot Sold 1,625,000 HKD (209,316 USD). Courtesy Sotheby's. the shallow rounded sides supported on a tapered foot and rising to a flaring rim, decorated to the interior with clusters of plump pomegranates and peaches borne on leafy branches, all well painted in vibrant tones of yellow, turquoise, green and aubergine, the... [Lire la suite]

01 octobre 2012

A Biscuit-Enamelled Sancai Dish, Mark and Period of Kangxi (1662-1722)

Lot 29. A Biscuit-Enamelled Sancai Dish, Mark and Period of Kangxi (1662-1722); 25 cm, 9 7/8 in. Estimate 1,000,000 - 1,500,000 HKD. Lot sold 1,220,000 HKD. Photo Sotheby's the deep rounded sides gently rising from a short tapered foot to a flared rim, finely incised on the interior with a central medallion enclosing a five-clawed dragon with long horns and a powerful body issuing flames, writhing among clouds in reach of a 'flaming pearl', all between single or double line borders,... [Lire la suite]
15 mai 2011

Kangxi famille verte @ Bonhams. Fine Chinese Art, 12 May 2011

A rare famille verte yellow-glazed baluster vase. Kangxi. Photo Bonhams Decorated in a very unusual palette all around the body with three upright clusters respectively of pine, prunus and bamboo, the pine issuing from a pale-green-glazed rock with the tree trunks painted in copper-red and the foliage underglaze-blue, the bamboo all painted in a thick blue possibly enamelled in shallow relief issuing from patches of aubergine and green-glazed terrace, the upright plum tree reserved on a dark blue ground to simulate night-time with... [Lire la suite]
06 décembre 2010

A fine famille verte biscuit-enamelled dish, Kangxi six-character mark within double-circles and of the period (1662-1722)

Lot 2963. A fine famille verte biscuit-enamelled dish, Kangxi six-character mark within double-circles and of the period (1662-1722); 9 3/4 in. (24.8 cm.) diam. Estimate HK$1,200,000 - HK$1,800,000. Price Realized HK$2,540,000 ($328,423). ©  Christie's Images Ltd 2010 The shallow rounded sides rising to a flaring rim, painted to the interior in vibrant yellow, turquoise, green and aubergine enamels with branches of ripening peach and pomegranate, the centre incised with a five-clawed dragon chasing a... [Lire la suite]