28 juillet 2020

A peachbloom-glazed brush washer, tangluo xi, Kangxi six-character mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1662-1722)

Lot 24. A peachbloom-glazed brush washer, tangluo xi, Kangxi six-character mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1662-1722); 47⁄8 in. (12.4 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 20,000 - USD 30,000 (EUR 17,846 - EUR 26,769). Price realised USD 37,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2020. The compressed globular body is covered on the exterior with a glaze of soft rose color suffused with pale green speckles and thins to a pale pink tone on one side of the body. The interior and base are... [Lire la suite]

02 mai 2020

A marbled xipi lacquer brush washer, Ming dynasty, early 17th century

Lot 1102. A marbled xipi lacquer brush washer, Ming dynasty, early 17th century; 8 1/8 in. (20.6 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 7,000 - USD 9,000. Price realised USD 15,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2016 The brush washer is of shallow circular form, with a wide mouth and raised lip. The exterior is covered with an abstract marbled design of red, ochre, green, and black lacquers, and the interior is covered in black lacquer, Japanese box.  Provenance: Nicholas Grindley, London, 1998.Private... [Lire la suite]
22 mars 2020

A peachbloom-glazed brush washer, tangluo xi, Kangxi six-character mark and of the period (1662-1722)

  Lot 3488. A peachbloom-glazed brush washer, tangluo xi, Kangxi six-character mark and of the period (1662-1722); 4 7/8 in. (11.6 cm.) diam. Estimate HKD 700,000 - HKD 900,000. Price Realized HKD 1,360,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2013 The compressed globular body is covered on the exterior with a glaze of crushed strawberry-red and mottled greyish-green colour. The interior and base are white. The base is inscribed with the reign mark in underglaze blue, box. ... [Lire la suite]
11 février 2020

A peachbloom-glazed brush washer, tangluo xi, Kangxi six-character mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1662-1722)

Lot 1779. A peachbloom-glazed brush washer, tangluo xi, Kangxi six-character mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1662-1722); 4 5/8 in. (11.7 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 70,000 - USD 90,000. Price realised USD 134,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2011.  The compressed globular body covered on the exterior with a glaze shading from soft crushed strawberry red on the shoulder and above the foot to pale greenish taupe with apple-green mottling (pingguo qing) around the middle, with white interior,... [Lire la suite]
31 janvier 2020

A copper-red glazed brush washer, Qianlong six-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-1795)

Lot 3297. A copper-red glazed brush washer, Qianlong six-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-1795); 9 in. (22.9 cm.) diam. Estimate HKD 700,000 - HKD 900,000. Price realised HKD 937,500. © Christie’s Image Ltd 2014.   The rounded body of the washer is covered on the exterior with a deep red glaze with mottling, the interior and base covered with a transparent glaze. Christie’s. Important Chinese Ceramics and Works of... [Lire la suite]
31 janvier 2020

A Guan-type brush washer, Qianlong six-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-1795)

Lot 3284. A Guan-type brush washer, Qianlong six-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-1795); 4 1/2 in. (11.5 cm.) diam. Estimate HKD 220,000 - HKD 350,000. Price realised HKD 375,000. © Christie’s Image Ltd 2014.  The vessel is skilfully potted with a compressed body supported on a short tapered foot, applied overall with a pale Guan-type glaze of greyish-celadon tone suffused with faint crackles.  Note: Compare this brush washer with other... [Lire la suite]

30 décembre 2019

An extremely rare doucai brush washer, Jiajing six-character mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1522-1566)

Lot 1295. An extremely rare doucai brush washer, Jiajing six-character mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1522-1566); 5½ in. (14.1 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 20,000 - USD 30,000. Price realised USD 543,750. © Christie's Images Ltd 2013 The washer is potted with slightly rounded sides rising to an unglazed rim. The slightly convex interior is delicately decorated with flowering and fruiting branches including lychee, peach and persimmon, within a double line border. The pale blue reign... [Lire la suite]
27 décembre 2019

A fine peachbloom-glazed brush washer, tangluoxi, Kangxi six-character mark and of the period (1662-1722)

Lot 1905. A fine peachbloom-glazed brush washer, tangluoxi, Kangxi six-character mark and of the period (1662-1722); 4 7/8 in. (12.3 cm.) diam. Estimate HKD 300,000 - HKD 500,000. Price Realized HKD 990,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2013 The compressed globular body is covered on the exterior with a glaze of crushed strawberry-red and mottled greyish-green colour. The interior and base are white. The base is inscribed with the reign mark in underglaze blue. Note: This type of brush... [Lire la suite]
28 octobre 2019

A rare Longquan celadon brush washer, xi , Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279)

Lot 19. A rare Longquan celadon brush washer, xi , Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279); 6 ¾ in. (17.2 cm.) diam. Estimate GBP 80,000 - GBP 120,000 (USD 102,800 - USD 154,200). Price realised GBP 323,250. © Christie's Images Ltd 2019.  The washer is finely potted with straight sides rising from a short, tapering foot to an everted, flattened rim that thins towards the edge. It is covered overall with an unctuous glaze of even bluish-green tone that is suffused with a few crackles to the interior and... [Lire la suite]
29 septembre 2019

A fine and rare 'Eight buddhist emblems' clair-de-lune glazed brush washer, Daoguang seal mark and period (1821-1850)

Lot 647. A fine and rare 'Eight buddhist emblems' clair-de-lune glazed brush washer, Daoguang seal mark and period (1821-1850). Diameter 8 in., 20.2 cm. Estimate 30,000 — 50,000 USD. Lot sold 75,000 USD. Courtesy Sotheby's. of shallow cylindrical form, the short straight sides crisply molded to the exterior in low relief with the 'Eight Buddhist Emblems' amid a stylized floral scroll, covered overall in a pale lavender-blue glaze pooling to a deeper periwinkle in the recesses, the base... [Lire la suite]