31 janvier 2020

A copper-red decorated square vase, cong, Qianlong six-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-1795)

Lot 3262. A copper-red decorated square vase, cong, Qianlong six-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-1795); 9 1/8 in. (23.1 cm.) high. Estimate HKD 700,000 - HKD 900,000. Price realised HKD 1,060,000. © Christie’s Image Ltd 2014.   The vase is of archaistic shape, raised on a circular foot ring and the rectangular body of square cross-section. The exterior is decorated to each panel in pencil design with four arabesques centered by a floral bloom, surrounded by... [Lire la suite]

31 janvier 2020

A copper-red decorated hu-form vase, Qianlong period (1736-1795)

Lot 3259. A copper-red decorated hu-form vase, Qianlong period (1736-1795); 11 1/2in. (29.2 cm.) high. Estimate HKD 450,000 - HKD 550,000. Price realised HKD 812,500. © Christie’s Image Ltd 2014.   The vase is decorated in copper-red with a frieze of composite foliate scroll set between petal lappet and ruyi borders, with further scrolling foliate sprays on the neck separated by the pair of ruyi sceptre handles, box. Provenance: Sold at Christie's New... [Lire la suite]
31 janvier 2020

A fine pair of copper-red decorated 'Three fish' bowls, Yongzheng six-character marks in underglaze blue within a double circle

Lot 3255. A fine pair of copper-red decorated 'Three fish' bowls, Yongzheng six-character marks in underglaze blue within a double circle and of the period (1723-1735); 6 in. (15.4 cm.) diam. Estimate HKD 800,000 - HKD 1,200,000. Price realised HKD 812,500. © Christie’s Image Ltd 2014.  Each bowl is decorated in copper-red glaze with three swimming carp. Provenance: Sold at Christie's Hong Kong, 1-2 October 1991, lots 854 and 855. Christie’s. Important Chinese... [Lire la suite]
27 décembre 2019

A pair of copper-red decorated 'phoenix' bowls, Qianlong six-character seal marks and of the period (1736-1795)

Lot 1926. A pair of copper-red decorated 'phoenix' bowls, Qianlong six-character seal marks and of the period (1736-1795); 5 3/4 in. (14.5 cm.) diam. Estimate HKD 300,000 - HKD 500,000. Price Realized HKD 750,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2013 Each bowl has deep rounded sides rising to an everted rim decorated on the exterior with five phoenix roundels executed in soft copper-red with speckles of apple green to the wings. The centre of the interior with a similar phoenix roundel. ... [Lire la suite]
26 décembre 2019

A fine pair of copper-red decorated 'dragon roundel' bowls, Kangxi six-character marks within double circles and of the period

Lot 3428. A fine pair of copper-red decorated 'dragon roundel' bowls, Kangxi six-character marks within double circles and of the period (1662-1722); 5 3/4 in. (14.6 cm.) diam. Estimate HKD 1,500,000 - HKD 2,500,000. Price Realized HKD 2,200,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2014 Each is finely decorated in copper red of a bright strawberry tone with five dragon roundels on the exterior, and a further dragon in the centre of the interior. Provenance: The J.M. Hu Family CollectionSold at Sotheby's New... [Lire la suite]
19 novembre 2019

A fine and exceedingly rare copper-red decorated ‘Three fish’ stem cup, Xuande six-character mark and of the period (1426-1435)

Lot 3005. A fine and exceedingly rare copper-red decorated ‘Three fish’ stem cup, Xuande six-character mark in underglaze blue within a double circle and of the period (1426-1435); 4 5/8 in. (11.7 cm.) diam. Estimate HKD 25,000,000 - HKD 30,000,000 (USD 3,206,982 - USD 3,848,379). Unsold. © Christie's Images Ltd 2019 The cup is delicately potted with deep rounded sides rising to a slightly flared rim, and is supported on a hollow splayed foot. The exterior is exquisitely decorated... [Lire la suite]

02 novembre 2019

A fine copper-red decorated 'dragon' bowl, Mark and period of Kangxi (1622-1722)

Lot 33. A fine copper-red decorated 'dragon' bowl, Mark and period of Kangxi (1622-1722); 14.6 cm, 5 3/4 in. Estimate 1,000,000-1,500,000 HKD. Lot sold 1,820,000 HKD (233,834 USD). Photo Sotheby's raised on a slightly tapered foot, the exterior finely painted with five evenly spaced dragon medallions each in the form of a coiled scaly five-clawed dragon, all below a slightly everted rim, the interior centred with a further dragon medallion, the base inscribed with a six-character... [Lire la suite]
10 décembre 2018

A copper-red decorated 'Three fish' bowl, Yongzheng mark and period (1723-1735)

Lot 19. A copper-red decorated 'Three fish' bowl, Yongzheng mark and period (1723-1735). Diam. 15 cm. Estimate 15,000 — 2 5,000 EUR. Lot Sold: 48 000 €. © Sotheby's les bords profonds s'élargissant vers des bords légèrement évasés, le pourtour extérieur décoré de trois ombres de poisson en rouge-de-cuivre, l'intérieur laissé blanc, marque à six caractères dans un double cercle en bleu sous couverte à la base. Provenance: Acquired June 1976 (according to invoice). Sotheby's. Art... [Lire la suite]
19 juin 2018

A fine Ming-style copper-red decorated 'Three fish' bowl, Yongzheng six-character mark within double-circles and of the period

Lot 3917. A fine Ming-style copper-red decorated 'Three fish' bowl, Yongzheng six-character mark within double-circles and of the period (1723-1735); 6 in. (15.2 cm.) diam. Estimate HKD 180,000 - HKD 250,000. Price Realized HKD 860,000. © Christie's Images Ltd. 2011    With rounded sides rising to a gently everted rim, the exterior decorated with three evenly-spaced carp in underglaze-red.  Provenance: Previously sold at Sotheby's Hong Kong, 25 April... [Lire la suite]
09 juin 2018

Rare bol en porcelaine à décor rouge-de-cuivre, Marque et époque Yongzheng (1723-1735)

Lot 150. Rare bol en porcelaine à décor rouge-de-cuivre, Marque et époque Yongzheng (1723-1735); 15,2 cm, 6 in. Estimation: 30,000 — 50,000 €. Unsold. Courtesy Sotheby's. les bords profonds s'élargissant vers des bords légèrement évasés et reposant sur un pied droit, le pourtour extérieur décoré de trois ombres de poisson en rouge-de-cuivre, l'intérieur laissé blanc, marque à six caractères dans un double cercle en bleu sous couverte à la base. A copper-red decorated 'Three fish' bowl, Yongzheng mark and... [Lire la suite]