20 mars 2020

A transparent blue glass octagonal water pot, Qianlong incised four-character mark within a square and of the period (1736-1795)

Lot 3413. A transparent blue glass octagonal water pot, Qianlong incised four-character mark within a square and of the period (1736-1795); 3 in. (7.6 cm.) across. Estimate HKD 200,000 - HKD 300,000. Price Realized HKD 400,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2013  The water pot is of compressed globular section and divided into eight facets by raised vertical ridges. The transparent metal of light blue tone, box.  Christie's. Important Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art... [Lire la suite]

20 mars 2020

A small incised blue glass vase and an overlay blue glass box and cover, Qing dynasty, 19th century

Lot 3412. A small incised blue glass vase and an overlay blue glass box and cover, Qing dynasty, 19th century; Vase: 4 in. (10.1 cm.). Estimate HKD 140,000 - HKD 180,000. Price Realized HKD 175,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2013  The vase is finely incised and gilt on the globular body with a butterfly in flight amongst sprays of lotus, hibiscus and lingzhi; together with a carved overlay blue glass box and cover of oval section, carved on the body with a band of keyfret... [Lire la suite]
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18 septembre 2019

A carved blue glass lotus leaf-form bowl, 18th-19th century

Lot 778. A carved blue glass lotus leaf-form bowl, 18th-19th century; 8 in. (20.3 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 6,000 - USD 8,000. Price realised USD 32,500. © Christie's Image Ltd 2019.  The bowl is carved as a large lotus leaf with gently undulating edges. The interior is carved with a pair of goldfish in relief while the underside is carved with a frog and lotus bouquet to form the foot. Provenance: Kate Sturges Buckingham (1858–1937) Collection, Chicago, before 1925.The Art... [Lire la suite]
12 mai 2019

Two similar translucent blue glass lobed bottle vases, 19th century

Lot 276. Two similar translucent blue glass lobed bottle vases, 19th century; 12 1/8 in. (31 cm.) high. Estimate GBP 10,000 - GBP 15,000 (USD 13,000 - USD 19,500). © Christie's Image Ltd 2019.  Each vase is elegantly modelled with a globular lobed body, supporting a tall, columnar neck. The glass is of an attractive, sapphire-blue tone. One vase is incised just below the rim with an apocryphal Yongzheng mark, and the other with an apocryphal Qianlong mark.  Christie's. Fine Chinese Ceramics... [Lire la suite]
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07 avril 2019

A Blue Glass ‘Lotus’ Basin, Qing Dynasty, 1644-1911

Lot 3122. A Blue Glass ‘Lotus’ Basin, Qing Dynasty, 1644-1911; D 17.8cm H 9.5cm. Estimate HKD 120,000 - 200,000 (USD 15,284 - 25,474). Lot sold HKD 247,800 (USD 31,562). © Poly Auction Hong Kong Limited. Provenance: Christie's London, 14 October 2003, lot 106.  Poly Auction Hong Kong. Imperial Curiosity – Art of Interior Decoration, Grand Hyatt Hong Kong, 2 april 2019
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12 août 2016

A rare embellished blue glass snuff bottle, probably Palace Workshops, Beijing, 1780-1850

Lot 537. A rare embellished blue glass snuff bottle, probably Palace Workshops, Beijing, 1780-1850. Estimate USD 12,000 - USD 18,000. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2016. The translucent blue glass bottle with raised oval panels on either side is embellished with finely cut mother-of-pearl, on one side with a magpie perched in a flowering prunus tree, the reverse with a butterfly amidst trees with falling leaves. The narrow sides are carved with panels in imitation of bamboo. 2 5/8 in. (6.7 cm.) high, quartz... [Lire la suite]

02 avril 2016

A blue glass leys jar, zhadou, Qing dynasty, 18th-19th century

Lot 135. A blue glass leys jar, zhadou, Qing dynasty, 18th-19th century. Estimate HKD 20,000 ~ 30,000 ($2,590 - $3,886). Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2016 The vessel has a compressed globular body rising from a low foot to a widely flared trumpet mouth. The glass is of an even turquoise colour. 8 in. (20.3 cm.) diam Provenance: Sold at Christie's London, 8 June 2004, lot 398 Christie's. THE PAVILION SALE - CHINESE CERAMICS AND WORKS OF ART, 5 April 2016, Hong Kong
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10 octobre 2015

A rare blue glass vase, Wheel-cut mark and period of Qianlong

Lot 3747. A rare blue glass vase, Wheel-cut mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795); 18.2 cm., 7 1/8  in. Estimate 400,000 — 600,000 HKD. Lot sold 500,000 HKD (57,478 EUR). Photo: Sotheby's of ganlan form, rising in three gentle curves to incorporate the body swelling from the splayed foot and tapering gracefully before the flared mouth, the glass of a translucent bright blue tone, the base with a four-character wheel-cut mark within a double-square. Note: Glass vases of... [Lire la suite]
18 avril 2015

A pair of fluted blue glass vases, Qing dynasty (1644-1911)

A pair of fluted blue glass vases, Qing dynasty (1644-1911). Estimate HK$200,000-300,000 ($26,000-39,000). Unsold. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 The vase has a pear-shaped body standing on a high foot and with a long, slightly tapered neck. It is fluted into ten facets and has an even periwinkle-blue tone. The base is incised with an apocryphal Qianlong four-character mark within a double square. 6Ω in. (16.5 cm.) high, wood stands, box (2) Property from the collection of Geronimo Berenguer De Los Reyes,... [Lire la suite]
17 avril 2015

A pair of blue glass dishes, Qing dynasty, 19th century

A pair of blue glass dishes, Qing dynasty, 19th century.  Estimate HK$50,000 - HK$80,000 ($6,500-10,000). Unsold. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 Each dish with shallow, rounded sides rising from the ring foot to the flat rim. The base is decorated with a gilt shou character. 8º in. (21 cm.) diam., stands, box (2) Property from the collection of Geronimo Berenguer De Los Reyes, Jr. Christie's. THE PAVILION SALE - CHINESE CERAMICS AND WORKS OF ART, 6 April 2015, 22nd Floor