07 décembre 2019

A copper-red 'dragon' jar, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1622-1722)

Lot 449. A copper-red 'dragon' jar, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1622-1722); 13 cm, 5 1/8  in. Estimate HKD 20,000 — 30,000. Lot Sold 137,500 HKD. © Sotheby's. of ovoid form, painted in vivid copper-red tones with two winged dragons striding amidst cloud and fire scrolls, the base with a tian mark in underglaze blue, wood stand. Sotheby's. Chinese Art, including Snuff Bottles and Jades from an Old Hong Kong Family Collection, Hong Kong, 28 november 2019  

29 novembre 2019

A copper-red 'Dragon' trilobed vase, Qing dynasty, Qianlong period (1736-1795)

Lot 1. A copper-red 'Dragon' trilobed vase, Qing dynasty, Qianlong period (1736-1795); 30.2 cm, 11 7/8  in. Estimate 50,000 — 70,000 HKD. Lot Sold 525,000 HKD (67,048 USD). © Sotheby's. well-potted with a baluster body divided into three lobes, rising to a waisted neck and everted rim of conforming section, deftly painted in underglaze red with three five-clawed dragons, writhing among clouds above crashing waves, their eyes picked out in underglaze blue, the foot and rim... [Lire la suite]
29 novembre 2019

A copper-red 'Dragon and Phoenix' meiping, Qing dynasty, 18th century

Lot 6. A copper-red 'Dragon and Phoenix' meiping, Qing dynasty, 18th century; 23.5 cm, 9 1/4  in. Estimate 50,000 — 70,000HKD. Lot Sold 600,000 HKD (76,626 USD). © Sotheby's. well-potted, the baluster body sweeping up to a short everted neck, finely decorated in pencilled tones of underglaze copper red with archaistic chilong and phoenix interspersed among composite floral scroll, all between lappet bands encircling the base and the neck, the rim encircled by detached floral... [Lire la suite]
13 novembre 2019

A small copper-red inscribed stem cup, Yuan dynasty (1279-1368)

Lot 2829. A small copper-red inscribed stem cup, Yuan dynasty (1279-1368); 3 5/8 in. (8.6 cm.) high. Estimate HKD 50,000 - HKD 70,000 (USD 6,415 - USD 8,981). Price realised HKD 62,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2019.   The exterior of the cup is inscribed in copper red with ten indecipherable characters in cursive-style script between two lines, covered overall with a translucent glaze with the exception of the interior and base of the hollow stem foot, box. Christie's. An... [Lire la suite]
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16 octobre 2019

A fine and rare small copper-red 'sanduo' waterpot, Qianlong seal mark and period (1736-1795)

Lot 3. A fine and rare small copper-red 'sanduo' waterpot, Qianlong seal mark and period (1736-1795). Width 5.1 cm, 2 in. Estimate: 15,000 - 20,000 GBP. Lot sold 93,750 GBP. Photo Sotheby's. the slightly tapering sides rising from a recessed base to rounded shoulders and an incurved rim, finely painted around the sides with flowering and fruiting branches of the sanduo ('Three Abundances'), all between a band of ruyi scrolls to the rim and a lappet border around the foot, the... [Lire la suite]
05 septembre 2019

A copper-red and blue and white peach-shaped waterdropper, Joseon dynasty, 19th century

Lot 530. A copper-red and blue and white peach-shaped waterdropper, Joseon dynasty, 19th century. Height 4 1/8  in., 10.5 cm. Estimate 10,000 — 15,000 USD. Lot Sold 12,500 USD. © Sotheby's. modeled as an auspicious peach resting on top of its wide stem forming a foot ring, the two incised leaves on both sides of the fruit in underglaze blue and the stem, tip and florets in underglaze copper red, two Japanese wood boxes (5). Note: Naturalistically modeled and successfully fired... [Lire la suite]
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27 août 2019

A copper-red bottle vase, Tongzhi Mark and period (1861-1875)

Lot 142. A copper-red bottle vase, Tongzhi Mark and period (1861-1875); height 9 1/4 in., 23.5 cm. Estimate 20,000 — 30,000 USD. Lot sold 22,500 USD. Courtesy Sotheby's. the pear-shaped body rising to a slender neck, supported on a slightly splayed foot, with a deep-red glaze applied to the exterior, stopping evenly at the foot, the interior and recessed base glazed white. Note: Compare a Tongzhi mark and period copper-red vase, with a flared mouth and splayed foot, in the Palace... [Lire la suite]
16 juillet 2019

A copper-red 'Dragon' bottle vase, Qing dynasty, 18th century

Lot 182. A copper-red 'Dragon' bottle vase, Qing dynasty, 18th century. Height 7 3/4 in., 19.8 cm. Estimate 3,000 — 5,000 USD. Lot sold 4,688 USD. © Sotheby's. of pear shape with a tall cylindrical neck, decorated with a copper-red dragon pursuing a flaming pearl amongst clouds, the base unglazed. Provenance: Sotheby's Hong Kong, 5th December 1979, lot 629. Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art. New York, 19 march 2013
16 juillet 2019

A copper-red 'Dragon medallion' bowl, Kangxi mark and period (1662-1722)

Lot 35. A copper-red 'Dragon medallion' bowl, Kangxi mark and period (1662-1722). Diameter 5 3/4  in., 14.6 cm. Estimate 30,000 — 40,000 USD. Lot sold 110,000 USD. © Sotheby's. with rounded sides rising from a straight foot to an everted rim, the exterior decorated with five five-clawed dragons coiled to form medallions and a single dragon to the interior, the copper-red firing to a rosy pink with a faint speckling of apple-green, all reserved on a milky-white ground,... [Lire la suite]
05 mai 2019

A copper-red bottle vase, Qianlong seal mark and period (1736-1795)

Lot 51. A copper-red bottle vase, Qianlong seal mark and period (1736-1795); 25 cm, 9 7/8  in. Estimate £8,000 — 12,000. Courtesy Sotheby's. the rounded sides rising from a tall spreading foot to a tall cylindrical neck and slightly flared rim, covered in a deep copper-red glaze whitening at the rim, the base inscribed with a six-character seal mark in underglaze blue.  Provenance: Christie’s Paris, 10th December 2014, lot 304. Sotheby's. Important Chinese Art,... [Lire la suite]