11 août 2019

A fine blue and white sleeve vase, Transitional period, circa 1644-1661

Lot 1355. A fine blue and white sleeve vase, Transitional period, circa 1644-1661; 18 in. (45.9 cm.) high. Estimate USD 20,000 - USD 30,000. Price realised USD 37,500. © Christie's Image Ltd 2010. Well painted with a seated qilin looking up at a phoenix in flight, with banana trees and a rock on the reverse, all between incised anhua borders below a leaf tip band. Provenance: S. & G. Gump, San Francisco, 1920s-30s. Christie's. Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art Including Property from... [Lire la suite]

15 juin 2016

Vase en porcelaine bleu blanc, Chine, époque Transition, circa 1644-1661

Lot 160. Vase en porcelaine bleu blanc, Chine, époque Transition, circa 1644-1661. Estimation €20,000 – €40,000 ($22,570 - $45,140). Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2016 The vase is of elongated form with a waisted neck and is delicately painted with a continuous harvesting scene, with farmers in a landscape beneath a band of lotus sprigs and stylised leaves encircling the mouth rim; small restorations.18 in. (46 cm.) high. Provenance: Property of a French private collector. A BLUE AND WHITE 'HARVESTING' SLEEVE... [Lire la suite]