15 janvier 2018

A fine and rare armorial circular tureen and cover for the Portuguese market, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period, circa 1720

  Lot 303. A fine and rare armorial circular tureen and cover for the Portuguese market, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period, circa 1720; 31cm., 12in. Estimate 40,000 - 60,000 GBP. Lot sold 39,650 GBP. Photo courtesy Sotheby's 2008 the deep rounded sides raised on a domed spreading foot, brightly decorated in underglaze-blue, polychrome enamels and gilt to the front and back face with the arms of Dom Luis Peregrino de Ataide, divided by elaborate floral strapwork, the interior... [Lire la suite]

13 octobre 2015

A large Japanese Imari circular tureen and cover, Edo period, early 18th century

A large Japanese Imari circular tureen and cover, Edo period, early 18th century. Estimate 1,000 — 1,500 GBP. Photo: Sotheby's each painted in underglaze-blue, iron-red, green, turquoise, yellow and gilding with panels of flowering chrysanthemum, peony and prunus, against a dark blue ground, gilt with whorls beneath a border of leafy branches, the domed cover with button knop. Quantité: 2 - 33cm., 13 in. high PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF THE LATE TIM CLARKE Sotheby's. Collections, Londres, 27... [Lire la suite]
16 juin 2015

A rare Meissen large circular tureen and cover, circa 1735

A rare Meissen large circular tureen and cover, circa 1735. Estimate £3,000 - 5,000 (€4,200 - 7,000). Photo: Bonhams. Each decorated with three Chinoiserie vignettes depicting figures flanked by flowers on a gilt and Böttger lustre pedestal, enclosing a quatrelobe purple landscape vignette and linked by iron-red and purple scrollwork, the tureen with a gilt trellis and floral border reserved with similar vignettes around the rim, the cover with a similar, broader band around the cockerel finial, 23.5cm... [Lire la suite]