16 mars 2018

A celadon-glazed brushpot, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 316. A celadon-glazed brushpot, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722). Diameter 7 1/4  in., 18.4 cm. Estimate 15,000 — 20,000 USD. Lot sold 52,500 USD. © Sotheby's of cylindrical form, the exterior deftly incised with three sinuous chilong roaming a ground of profuse foliage issuing from scrolling lingzhi stems, a narrow chevron border beneath the rim, covered overall in a green glaze pooling in the recesses, the interior white, the base partially unglazed and with a... [Lire la suite]

29 janvier 2018

A rare 'faux-bois' and marbled brushpot, Qing dynasty

Lot 260. A rare 'faux-bois' and marbled brushpot, Qing dynasty; 16cm., 6 1/4 in. Estimate 3,000 — 5,000 GBP. Lot sold 6,250 GBP. Photo Sotheby's 2009. of slightly waisted cylindrical form, decorated around the exterior with three calligraphic inscriptions reserved on a broad marbled band, all within faux-bois bands to the bottom and top continuing over the rim into the interior. Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, London, 04 Nov 2009
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11 janvier 2018

A famille verte brushpot, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 51. A famille verte brushpot, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722); 13.6cm., 5 3/8 in. Estimate 8,000 — 12,000 GBP. Lot sold 18,000 GBP. Photo: Sotheby's 2007 brightly enamelled around the cylindrical body with two large blue-bordered mihrab arch panels enclosing antiques, all reserved on a dense floret-diaper ground with two sinuous writhing chilong emerging from behind the panels, the interior glazed white.  Provenance: Sotheby;s London, 3rd June 1984, lot... [Lire la suite]
02 janvier 2018

A fine and rare faux-bois grisaille-decorated brushpot, mark and period of Yongzheng (1723-1735)

Lot 207. A fine and rare faux-bois grisaille-decorated brushpot, Mark and period of Yongzheng (1723-1735); 18.3 cm., 7 1/4 in. Estimate 6,000,000 — 9,000,000 HKD. Lot sold 20,840,000 HKD. Photo: Sotheby's. of slightly waisted cylindrical form, finely painted in grisaille on the exterior in a wide band resembling a handscroll with schollars in a landscape, one seated at his painting table inside a house nestled in a grove of trees, two others walking towards a rocky promontory, a fourth... [Lire la suite]
28 décembre 2017

An important pale celadon jade brushpot, bitong, Qing dynasty, 18th century

Lot 251. An important pale celadon jade brushpot, bitong, Qing dynasty, 18th century; height 6 3/4 in., 17.1 cm diameter 6 in., 15.2 cm. Est. 300,000—400,000 USD. Lot sold 662,500 USD to an Asian Private. Photo: Sotheby's. of cylindrical shape and resting on five delicate bracket feet, the body subtly and skillfully carved around the exterior with an immortal in a windswept stance accompanied by three attendants, the group crossing a river and traversing craggy mountain paths, the immortal carrying a large... [Lire la suite]
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19 décembre 2017

A polychrome decorated porcelain brushpot depicting the wedding march of Zhong Kui's sister, Yongzheng period (1723-1735)

Lot 200. A polychrome decorated porcelain brushpot depicting the wedding march of Zhong Kui's sister, Yongzheng period (1723-1735). H. 14,4 cm. Estimate 3.000/5.000 €. Lot sold 2.800 €. Courtesy Nagel  Very minor wear to enamels. Provenance: Property from a German private collection, assembled in the late 1960s. Nagel. "Asiatische Kunst - Salzburg", 06.12.2017

12 décembre 2017

A famille-verte brushpot, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 329. A famille-verte brushpot, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722); 13.5 cm, 5 3/8  in. Estimate 150,000 — 200,000 HKD. Lot sold 250,000 HKD (26,870 EUR). Photo: Sotheby's of cylindrical form, the exterior painted with two rectangular panels, one enclosing two ladies looking at roosters fighting in a garden landscape, the other with a riverside landscape, wood stand. Provenance: Collection of T.Y. Chao (1912-1999), and thence by descent in the family. Sotheby's. Chinese... [Lire la suite]
19 novembre 2017

A superb blue and white brushpot, Transitional period

Lot 317. A superb blue and white brushpot, Transitional period. d. 18.6 cm, 7 3/8  in. Estimate 100,000 — 150,000 HKD. Lot sold 1,375,000 HKD (147,783 EUR). Courtesy Sotheby's. of cylindrical form, the exterior delicately painted in fine details with a scene from the story Fengshen yanyi, depicting Wen Zhong riding on a mo qilin and leading his equestrian soldiers battling against another group of equestrian warriors, all amongst ferocious leaping tigers and soaring cranes before a city... [Lire la suite]
21 octobre 2017

A blue and white brushpot, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 21. A blue and white brushpot, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722), 17 cm, 6 11/16  in. Estimate 30,000 — 50,000 GBP. Lot Sold 106,250 GBP. © Sotheby's. of cylindrical form with the deep straight sides rising from a slightly sunken base, the exterior finely painted with a kneeling scholar holding a zouzhe with both hands before a shrine adorned with two sinuous dragons on individual pillars, amongst an audience of civil and military officials along... [Lire la suite]
25 septembre 2017

A mirror-black-glazed brushpot, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 11. A mirror-black-glazed brushpot, Kangxi period (1662-1722), 7¼ in. (18.4 cm.) diam. Estimate: USD 2,000 - 4,000 © Christie's Images Ltd 2017 The cylindrical brush pot is covered on the exterior with a rich, glossy black glaze with traces of gilt decoration. The rim, interior and partial base are glazed white. Christie's. The Art of China: Online Autumn Sale