02 février 2020

A fine imperial blue-ground gilt-decorated bottle vase, Guangxu six-character mark and of the period (1875-1908)

Lot 3325. A fine imperial blue-ground gilt-decorated bottle vase, Guangxu six-character mark and of the period (1875-1908); 15 3/8 in. (39.1 cm.) high. Estimate HKD 350,000 - HKD 550,000. Price realised HKD 400,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2014.  The globular body and waisted neck are decorated in gilt reserved on a rich blue ground with variously decorated medallions set between a petal-lappet border at the foot, a band of flower scroll and Shou characters on the... [Lire la suite]

01 février 2020

An imperial blue-ground gilt-decorated 'Butterfly and gourd' vase, Jiaqing six-character seal mark in iron red and of the period

Lot 3280. An imperial blue-ground gilt-decorated 'Butterfly and gourd' vase, Jiaqing six-character seal mark in iron red and of the period (1796-1820); 12 1/4 in. (31.1 cm.) high. Estimate HKD 2,600,000 - HKD 4,000,000. Price realised HKD 5,200,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2014.   The vase is delicately enamelled in two tones of gilt on a sapphire-blue ground with a continuous vine bearing gourds and leaves, interspersed wtih fluttering butterflies. The base is enamelled in... [Lire la suite]
18 juillet 2019

Two blue-ground gilt-decorated 'Antiques' vase, Guangxu marks and period (1875-1908)

Lot 241. Two blue-ground gilt-decorated 'Antiques' vase, Guangxu marks and period (1875-1908). Height 15 in., 38.1 cm. Estimate 20,000 — 30,000 USD. Lot sold 46,875 USD. © Sotheby's each globular body rising from a short straight foot to a ribbed shoulder and tall waisted neck with flaring rim, gilt-decorated around the body and neck with precious antique objects and floral medallions, the shoulder with a lotus strapwork and shou-character band, all reserved on a rich... [Lire la suite]
01 juin 2019

A rare blue-ground gilt-decorated archaistic cup, Qianlong four-character seal mark in iron red and of the period (1736-1795)

Lot 3138. A rare blue-ground gilt-decorated archaistic cup, Qianlong four-character seal mark in iron red and of the period (1736-1795); 3 ½ in. (8.9 cm.) wide across the handles. Estimate HKD 120,000 - HKD 180,000. Price realised HKD 81,250. © Christie's Image Ltd 2019 The cup is potted with a semi-spherical body flanked by a pair of small S-shaped handles above a short tapered foot. The mid-body is highlighted with a prominent band of blue enamel with rows of raised bosses on the rounded exterior... [Lire la suite]
30 décembre 2018

A blue-ground gilt-decorated bottle vase, Qing dynasty, Guangxu period (1875-1908)

Lot 1296. A blue-ground gilt-decorated bottle vase, Qing dynasty, Guangxu period (1875-1908). Height 15 3/8  in., 39 cm. Estimate $1,000 - $2,000. Sold: $3,750. © Sotheby's the compressed globular body supported by a splayed foot and rising to a waisted cylindrical neck, painted with a pair of dragons pursuing a flaming pearl amidst ruyi clouds above a band of lappets, the shoulder with shou characters and lotus meander, the neck with the bajixiang in two rows... [Lire la suite]
24 mai 2016

A pair of blue-ground porcelain hexagonal based vases with gilt decorations, Guangxu Mark and of the Period (1875-1908)

Lot 119. A pair of blue-ground porcelain hexagonal based vases with gilt decorations, China, Qing Dynasty, Guangxu Mark and of the Period (1875-1908). Estimate 3 000 € - 4 000 €. Photo Cambi Casa d'Aste. h: 36 cm.  CAMBI CASA D'ASTE, 20121 MILANO. Fine Chinese Works of Art (Milano), le 24 Mai 2016 à 9h30
18 mai 2015

A blue-ground gilt-decorated bottle vase, Guangxu six character mark and of the period

A blue-ground gilt-decorated bottle vase, Guangxu six character mark and of the period. Sold for £30,000 (€41,603). Photo Bonhams The globular body and waisted neck densely painted in gilt with small medallions variously enclosing flowers, cranes, beasts and stylised shou characters, separated by a band to the shoulder enclosing scrolling tendrils and lotus flower heads, with a further band of ruyi-heads to the rim and lappets above the foot. 38.1cm (15in) high Provenance: a European private collection ... [Lire la suite]
16 avril 2015

A blue-ground gilt-decorated bottle vase, Guangxu six-character mark and of the period (1875-1908)

A blue-ground gilt-decorated bottle vase, Guangxu six-character mark and of the period (1875-1908). Estimate HK$60,000 - HK$80,000 ($7,777 - $10,369). Price Realized HK$187,500 ($24,302). Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 The globular body and waisted neck are decorated in gilt reserved on a rich blue ground with variously decorated medallions set between a petal-lappet border at the foot, a band of flower scroll and Shou characters on the shoulder, and ruyi and key-fret bands at the neck. 15... [Lire la suite]