05 décembre 2018

A blue and white 'Peony' vase, meiping, Ming dynasty

Lot 667. A blue and white 'Peony' vase, meiping, Ming dynasty; 23.7 cm, 9 3/8  in. Estimate 20,000-30,000 HKD. Lot sold 25,000 HKD. © Sotheby's. decorated with peony scrolls, between lappets encircling the foot and a band of ruyi head draping the shoulder, the base inscribed with a six-character reign mark. Sotheby's. Chinese Art, Hong Kong, 29-30 november 2018
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03 décembre 2018

A pair of blue and white 'Dragon' dishes, marks and period of Guangxu (1875-1908)

Lot 661. A pair of blue and white 'Dragon' dishes, marks and period of Guangxu (1875-1908); 15.1 cm, 6 in. Estimate: 30,000-50,000 HKD. Lot sold 68,750 HKD. © Sotheby's. each painted on the interior with a writhing dragon reaching for a flaming pearl amidst flame wisps, the underside similarly decorated with two dragons.  Provenance: Tai Sing Fine Antiques Ltd., Hong Kong, 8th May 2004. Property from the Xinyangtang Collection.  Sotheby's. Chinese Art, Hong Kong, 29... [Lire la suite]
03 décembre 2018

A blue and white 'Dragon' dish, seal mark and period of Daoguang (1821-1850)

Lot 660. A blue and white 'Dragon' dish, seal mark and period of Daoguang (1821-1850); 17.3 cm, 6 3/4  in. Estimate: 30,000-50,000 HKD. Lot sold 68,750 HKD. © Sotheby's. painted on the interior with a writhing dragon reaching for a flaming pearl amidst flame wisps, the underside similarly decorated with two dragons, six-character seal mark.  Provenance: Tai Sing Fine Antiques Ltd., Hong Kong, 8th May 2004. Property from the Xinyangtang Collection.  Sotheby's. Chinese... [Lire la suite]
03 décembre 2018

An inscribed blue and white 'Landscape' tray, Qing dynasty

Lot 658. An inscribed blue and white 'Landscape' tray, Qing dynasty; 39.1 cm, 15 3/8  in. Estimate: 60,000-80,000 HKD. Lot sold 112,500 HKD. © Sotheby's. of rectangular section with a raised rim, decorated on the interior with a landscape depicting a pavilion by a lake, mountains, trees and two boats in the distance, inscribed with a poem describing the scene and two seals, wood stand.  Provenance: Property from the Xinyangtang Collection.  Sotheby's. Chinese... [Lire la suite]
03 décembre 2018

An impressive blue and white 'Immortals' plaque on a hardwood stand, Qing dynasty

Lot 657. An impressive blue and white 'Immortals' plaque on a hardwood stand, Qing dynasty; with stand h. 77 cm, 30 1/4  in., plaque 43.5 cm, 17 1/8  in. Estimate: 150,000-200,000 HKD. Lot sold 187,500 HKD. © Sotheby's. beautifully painted with the Eight Immortals, traversing a verdant scene to greet Shoulao, each deity depicted carrying various auspicious tributes and accompanied by a deer or attendants, all within a landscape decorated with pavilions, jagged cliffs,... [Lire la suite]
03 décembre 2018

A blue and white incense burner, fangding, Qing dynasty

Lot 655. A blue and white incense burner, fangding, Qing dynasty; 19.2 cm, 7 1/2  in. Estimate: 100,000-150,000 HKD. Lot sold 225,000 HKD. © Sotheby's. the slightly tapered rectangular body supported on four tubular legs decorated with pendent leaves and ruyi-heads, rising to a constricted neck of corresponding form, the rim set with a pair of upright handles, the sides decorated with two archaistic dragon bands and flanked with vertical flanges.  Provenance: Tai... [Lire la suite]

03 décembre 2018

A blue and white stem bowl, Ming dynasty, Jiajing-Wanli period (1522-1620)

Lot 654. A blue and white stem bowl, Ming dynasty, Jiajing-Wanli period (1522-1620); 13.8 cm, 5 3/8  in. Estimate: 100,000-150,000 HKD. Lot sold 125,000 HKD. © Sotheby's. the rounded sides rising from a tall splayed stem, painted on the exterior with scholars engaged in various pursuits, including two appreciating a painting, one washing his hands in a large basin, the fourth seated holding a fan in his hand, a further three in conversation, and the last resting amongst a pavilion, all... [Lire la suite]
03 décembre 2018

A blue and white lobed 'Dragon' dish, mark and period of Jiajing (1522-1566)

Lot 650. A blue and white lobed 'Dragon' dish, mark and period of Jiajing (1522-1566); 14.5 cm, 5 3/4  in. Estimate: 80,000-120,000 HKD. Lot sold 187,500 HKD. © Sotheby's. with shallow rounded sides rising to a flared and lobed rim, painted on the interior with a pair of stylised lingzhi-headed dragons amidst lingzhi scrolls, repeated around the cavetto and on the underside, the base inscribed with a six-character reign mark.  Provenance: Tai Sing Fine Antiques... [Lire la suite]
01 décembre 2018

A pair of blue and white 'dragon' bowls, seal marks and period of Daoguang (1821-1850)

Lot 413. A pair of blue and white 'dragon' bowls, seal marks and period of Daoguang  (1821-1850); 14.9 cm, 5 7/8  in. Estimate 80,000 — 120,000 HKD. Lot sold 237,500 HKD. © Sotheby's. each painted with two five-clawed dragons striding amidst clouds, the interior with a medallion enclosing a dragon, wood stands. Sotheby's. Chinese Art, Hong Kong, 29 november 2018
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