08 octobre 2017

A superbly enamelled blue-ground 'yangcai' sgraffiato 'Floral' bowl and cover, seal marks and period of Qianlong

Lot 3608. A superbly enamelled blue-ground 'yangcai' sgraffiato 'Floral' bowl and cover, seal marks and period of Qianlong (1736-1795), 9.8 cm, 3 7/8  in. Estimate 4,000,000 — 6,000,000 HKD. Lot sold 6,700,000 HKD. Photo: Sotheby's. finely potted with deep rounded sides rising from a short splayed foot to an everted rim, the exterior meticulously decorated in variegated tones of rose pink, yellow and iron red with an opulent design of luxuriant stylised budding and... [Lire la suite]