11 janvier 2019

A blue and white bombé censer, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 1664. A blue and white bombé censer, Kangxi period (1662-1722); 10½ in. (26.5 cm.) across handles. Estimate USD 40,000 - USD 6,000. Price Realized USD 17,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2011.  The compressed body painted in tones of underglaze blue with groupings of floral arrangements and antiques alternating with auspicious emblems which are repeated in a narrow band below the flat rim, flanked by a pair of brown-dressed biscuit animal-mask handles and raised on three tab feet.  ... [Lire la suite]
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03 août 2016

Chinese porcelain blue and white bombé censer, xianglu, Kangxi period, circa 1690

Chinese porcelain blue and white bombé censer, xianglu, Kangxi period, circa 1690. Photo Marchant with galleried rim and everted foot, painted on the exterior with the Three Star gods, Fuxing, the god of happiness, seated beside a Buddhist lion wearing a cap and long flowing robes, beside Luxing, the god of prosperity, seated beside a Buddhist lion, wearing an official hat and a ruyi-cloud waist band over his portly stomach, and Shoulao, the god of longevity, seated beside his deer, all between large... [Lire la suite]
20 mars 2015

A Dehua bombé censer, China, late Ming-early Qing dynasty, 17th century

A Dehua bombé censer, China, late Ming-early Qing dynasty, 17th century. Estimate $5,000 - $7,000. Price Realized $10,625 . Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 The compressed globular body with two lion-mask handles, the base with an apocryphal Chenghua seal mark - 6 ½ in. (16.5 cm.) diameter The Collection of Robert H. Ellsworth, New York. Christie's. THE COLLECTION OF ROBERT HATFIELD ELLSWORTH PART III - CHINESE WORKS OF ART: QING CERAMICS, GLASS AND JADE CARVINGS, 19 March 2015, New York,... [Lire la suite]