10 août 2013

A blue and white 'Boys' square vase, Yongzheng mark and period (1723-1735)

Lot 49. A blue and white 'Boys' square vase, Yongzheng mark and period (1723-1735). Height 4 3/8 in., 11 cm. Estimate 3,000 — 5,000 USD. Lot sold 31,250 USD. Photo Sotheby's each side painted with a rectangular panel enclosing four boys in various leisurely pursuits, riding a hobby-horse, catching crickets, fishing and playing with toys, all reserved on a ground of dense scrolling lotus extending from below the neck to above the foot, six-character mark in... [Lire la suite]

10 août 2013

A blue and white 'Phoenix' dish, Qianlong seal mark and period

A blue and white 'Phoenix' dish, Qianlong seal mark and period. Photo Sotheby's painted in underglaze blue with a central medallion of two confronting phoenix clasping a sprig in their beaks, surrounded by clouds within a double circle, the motif repeated on the exterior, seal mark in underglaze blue. Diameter 6 3/8 in., 16.1 cm. Estimation 6,000 — 8,000. Unsold PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF WILLIAM AND JENNIFER SHAW Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art. New York | 11 sept. 2012 -... [Lire la suite]
10 août 2013

A blue and white dish, Yongzheng mark and period (1723-1735)

Lot 47. A blue and white dish, Yongzheng mark and period (1723-1735). Diameter 6 in., 15.2 cm. Estimate 10,000 — 15,000 USD. Lot sold 22,500 USD. Photo Sotheby's with shallow rounded sides, the interior painted with a scene of Shoulao beneath a pine tree and beside a deer with a bat in flight above, the exterior painted with bamboo and lingzhi, six-character mark in underglaze blue within a double circle.  Property from the Estate of William and Jennifer Shaw ... [Lire la suite]
10 août 2013

A pair of blue and white 'Mantouxin' bowls, Yongzheng marks and period (1723-1735)

Lot 46. A pair of blue and white 'Mantouxin' bowls, Yongzheng marks and period (1723-1735). Diameter 4 5/8 in., 11.6 cm. Estimate 20,000 — 30,000 USD. Lot sold 134,500 USD. Photo Sotheby's each painted on the convex center of the interior with a lotus medallion within a border of lotus petals intertwined with pomegranate-shaped motifs, the exterior with four circular medallions encircling the recessed base, six-character mark in underglaze blue within a double circle... [Lire la suite]
10 août 2013

Two blue and white 'Phoenix' brushwashers, Jiajing marks and period (1522-1566)

Lot 43. Two blue and white 'Phoenix' brushwashers, Jiajing marks and period (1522-1566). Diameter 5 1/4 in., 13.2 cm. Estimate 30,000 — 50,000 USD. Lot sold 68,500 USD. Photo Sotheby's each painted on the interior with a pair of phoenix circling amongst clouds, the lobed rim with a band of cranes flying amidst clouds on the interior and a band of elongated dragons on the exterior, six-character mark in underglaze blue (2).  Property from the Estate of William and Jennifer... [Lire la suite]
06 août 2013

A small blue and white beaker vase, Qianlong seal mark and period (1736-1795)

Lot 10. A small blue and white beaker vase, Qianlong seal mark and period (1736-1795). Height 8 7/16 in., 21.4 cm. Estimate 20,000 — 30,000 USD. Lot sold 290,500 USD. Photo Sotheby's of archaic bronze gu-form, the central bulb decorated with lingzhi and interlocking scrollwork, the splayed base and the trumpet neck with a composite floral scroll, a band of classic scroll beneath the widely flaring rim, seal mark in underglaze blue.  Provenance: Sotheby's Hong Kong, 2nd May... [Lire la suite]

06 août 2013

A Ming blue and white 'Lotus' jar, Ming dynasty, 15th-16th century

Lot 8. A Ming blue and white 'Lotus' jar, Ming dynasty, 15th-16th century. Height 5 1/4 in., 13.3 cm. Estimate 3,000 — 5,000 USD. Lot sold 80,500 USD. Photo Sotheby's the high shouldered body painted around the center with scrolling lotus blossoms growing on undulating stems issuing curled leaves between double-line borders, below a border of interlocking scrolls and flower-heads at the shoulder, all above a band of upright lotus panels at the foot.  Property from the Estate of William and... [Lire la suite]
06 août 2013

A Ming-style blue and white stemcup, Daoguang seal mark and period (1821-1850)

Lot 7. A Ming-style blue and white stemcup, Daoguang seal mark and period (1821-1850). Diameter 5 3/4 in., 14.6 cm. Estimate 8,000 — 12,000 USD. Lot sold 37,500 USD. Photo Sotheby's the body with deep flaring sides rising to an everted rim, decorated on the exterior with Tibetan lançacharacters interspersed by lotus blooms borne on thin stems issuing curling leaves, the tall splayed foot decorated with jeweled tassels below a lotus-lappet band, the interior with a floral medallion, seal mark in... [Lire la suite]
06 août 2013

A Blue and White 'Peach' Dish, Yongzheng mark and period (1723-1735)

Lot 5. A Blue and White 'Peach' Dish, Yongzheng Mark and Period (1723-1735). Diameter 6 1/8 in., 15.5 cm. Estimate 10,000 — 15,000 USD. Lot sold 12,500 USD. Photo Sotheby's the interior painted with a double circle enclosing a pair of peaches surrounded by four evenly-spaced peaches and ruyi-heads against a ground of angular scrolls, the reverse with a continuous angular scroll frieze, between a key-fret band and a border of 'C' and dot motifs around the rim, six-character mark in underglaze... [Lire la suite]
03 août 2013

A blue and white small octagonal chinoiserie ewer, marked SVE for Samuel van Eenhoorn, owner of the Greek A factory in Delft

A blue and white small octagonal chinoiserie ewer, marked SVE for Samuel van Eenhoorn, owner of the Greek A factory in Delft from 1678-1685, Height: 14.8 cm. (5 13/16 inches). Major Collection of Delft Showcased by Aronson Antiquairs at 2013 Winter Antiques Show
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