18 octobre 2021

A large Chinese wucai-decorated porcelain jar and cover, 17th century

Lot 86. A large Chinese wucai-decorated porcelain jar and cover, 17th century. H: 20 in. Sold for $4,725 (Estimated at $2,500 - $3,500). © FREEMAN’S 2021  Decorated to its exterior with meiren at various pursuits within a mountainous landscape, the neck decorated with a floral spray border, and the cover painted with boys among rocks. Provenance: Property formerly in the collection of Harry J. Haon II (1901-1989), thence by descent. Haon was employed by E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company,... [Lire la suite]

18 octobre 2021

A large Chinese blue and white "Kraak" porcelain charger, 17th century

Lot 84. A large Chinese blue and white "Kraak" porcelain charger, 17th century. H: 3 3/4, Dia: 20 1/2 in. Sold for $6,300 (Estimated at $2,000 - $3,000). © FREEMAN’S 2021  Decorated to its center with a basket of chrysanthemums, the sloped cavetto with reserves depicting flowers and various objects, interspersed with patterned grounds; the underside of the rim with reserves of symbols. Provenance: Property formerly in the collection of Harry J. Haon II (1901-1989), thence by descent. Haon... [Lire la suite]