09 août 2019

A large celadon-ground 'Prunus' vase, Qianlong mark and period (1736-1795)

Lot 222. A large celadon-ground 'Prunus' vase, Qianlong mark and period (1736-1795); 50cm., 19 3/4 in. Estimate 10,000 — 15,000 GBP. Lot Sold 12,500 GBP. © Sotheby's the sturdily-potted ovoid body rising from a short spreading foot to a tall waisted neck set with a pair of pierced leaf-shaped handles, painted in rich deep cobalt-blue tones to the front face with an old gnarled prunus tree, the blossom slip decorated in white with iron-red detailing, the reverse with underglaze... [Lire la suite]

05 mars 2014

A celadon-ground, underglaze blue and copper red baluster vase, Qing Dynasty, Kangxi Period (1662-1722)

Lot 460. A celadon-ground, underglaze blue and copper red baluster vase, Qing Dynasty, Kangxi Period  (1662-1722). Height 17 in., 43 cm. Estimate 8,000 — 10,000 USD. Lot sold 15,000 USD. Photo Sotheby's. the elegantly potted ovoid body rising to a slightly flared neck encircled by a single raised fillet, well-painted in raised white slip and underglaze blue and copper red on a celadon ground with flowering prunus branches emerging from rockwork with two small birds darting above, the... [Lire la suite]
28 août 2013

A celadon-ground, underglaze blue and copper red baluster vase, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period

A celadon-ground, underglaze blue and copper red baluster vase, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period. Photo Sotheby's the elegantly potted ovoid body rising to a slightly flared neck encircled by a single raised fillet, well-painted in raised white slip and underglaze blue and copper red on a celadon ground with flowering prunus branches emerging from rockwork with two small birds darting above, the interior and base glazed white. Height 17 in., 43 cm. Estimation 25,000 — 35,000 USD PROVENANCE: L.... [Lire la suite]
08 août 2013

A celadon-ground iron-red 'Phoenix Medallion' bowl, Jiaqing seal mark and period

A celadon-ground iron-red 'Phoenix Medallion' bowl, Jiaqing seal mark and period. Photo Sotheby's with rounded sides rising from a straight foot to an everted rim, the exterior decorated with five phoenix roundels, the phoenix with stylized heads and tails curled underneath, with one further roundel in the center of the interior, seal mark in underglaze blue. Diameter 5 5/8 in., 14.2 cm. Estimation 15,000 — 20,000. Lot vendu: 22,500 USD PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF WILLIAM AND JENNIFER SHAW ... [Lire la suite]
21 septembre 2012

A celadon-ground iron-red 'phoenix medallion' bowl. Jiaqing seal mark and period

A celadon-ground iron-red 'phoenix medallion' bowl. Jiaqing seal mark and period. Photo Sotheby's with rounded sides rising from a straight foot to an everted rim, the exterior decorated with five phoenix roundels, the phoenix with stylized heads and tails curled underneath, with one further roundel in the center of the interior, seal mark in underglaze blue. Diameter 5 5/8 in., 14.2 cm. Estimation: 15,000 - 20,000 USD. Lot. Vendu 22,500 USD PROVENANCE: Sotheby's Hong Kong, 15th-16th November... [Lire la suite]
11 septembre 2012

A Rare Celadon-Ground Copper-Red And Blue Moonflask. Qianlong Seal Mark And Period

A Rare Celadon-Ground Copper-Red And Blue Moonflask. Qianlong Seal Mark And Period. Photo Sotheby's resting on a splayed base and surmounted by a waisted neck with garlic-shaped mouth, the rounded sides with four lugs, painted on one side in underglaze blue and copper-red with a fruiting pomegranate, the other with a finger citron branch, all on a pale celadon ground of bluish-green tone, seal mark in underglaze blue. Height 9 3/4 in., 25.4 cm. Estimation: 40,000 - 60,000 USD. Lot.... [Lire la suite]
20 avril 2010

Qianlong 'famille-rose' & doucai porcelains @ Sotheby's Hong Kong, 08 Apr 10

Lot 1852. A large turquoise-ground 'famille-rose' vase, Seal mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795); 54 cm., 21 1/4 in. Est. 4,000,000—6,000,000 HKD. Lot Sold 10,740,000 HKD. Photo Sotheby's 2010 the ovoid body painted in bright enamels with iron-red bats carrying beribboned auspicious objects, flying amidst a multi-coloured composite floral meander, all reserved on a turquoise ground, between ruyi and petal borders, the tall waisted neck supported on a collar decorated with shou medallions, similarly painted and... [Lire la suite]
09 avril 2010

A fine and very rare pair of archaistic celadon-ground gilt-decorated vases, Seal marks and period of Qianlong (1736-1795)

Lot 1803A. A fine and very rare pair of archaistic celadon-ground gilt-decorated vases, Seal marks and period of Qianlong (1736-1795);  26.6 cm., 10 1/2 in. Est. 8,000,000—12,000,000 HKD. Lot Sold 35,380,000 HKD.  Photo Sotheby's 2010 based on Western Zhou period bronzes, each with a pear-shaped body supported on a slightly splayed foot and rising gently to the waisted neck and flared lipped mouth, flanked by a pair of moulded mythical animal masks suspending mock-ring handles, applied overall with... [Lire la suite]
30 octobre 2009

A very rare celadon-ground four-medaillon porcelain vessel, China, seals Qianlong chenhan and weijing weiyi and of the period.

A very rare celadon-ground four-medaillon porcelain vessel, China, seals Qianlong chenhan and weijing weiyi and of the period. H. 21/D.25,5 cm - Est. 60 000,00 € Poems: yewu jijia yandan - xiqiao yidai shuileng - qiulao bitian bai - hanliu fengye hong - yingfeng yao liu'an - chiyue zhao ca Provenance: Ehemals Sammlung Regal, New York Nagel Auctions. Asian Art. 30 October 2009 http://www.auction.de/