02 juin 2020

Impressive Chinese imperial porcelains highlight Freeman's Asian Arts Auction

PHILADELPHIA, PA.- On Friday, June 19, Freeman’s will offer over 200 carefully selected lots in its Asian Arts auction. Spanning centuries and countries, the sale is a compelling offering of furniture, porcelains, jades, textiles, sculpture and fine art from across the Far East, including a group of ancient Chinese bronzes from a private Main Line collection and a selection of mark and period Chinese porcelains of the Qing dynasty. CHINESE IMPERIAL PORCELAINSThe sale includes a fine selection of elegant imperial... [Lire la suite]

23 mars 2020

A fine pair of copper-red glazed saucer dishes, seal marks and period of Qianlong (1736-1795)

Lot 3039. A fine pair of copper-red glazed saucer dishes, seal marks and period of Qianlong (1736-1795); 15.9 cm., 6 1/2 in. Estimate 150,000 — 200,000 HKD. Lot Sold 187,500 HKD. Photo Sotheby's each well potted with rounded sides, applied overall with a rich strawberry-red glaze fired to an even glossy finish stopping neatly below the mouthrim and just above the footrim, leaving the base glazed white and inscribed with a six-character mark in underglaze blue. ... [Lire la suite]
05 mars 2020

A copper-red glazed tazza, Underglaze-blue Qianlong seal mark and of the period (1736-95)

Lot 66. A copper-red glazed tazza, Underglaze-blue Qianlong seal mark and of the period (1736-95); 8 1/8 in. (20.5 cm.) diam. Estimate GBP 2,000 - GBP 3,000. Price realised GBP 2,390. © Christie's Images Ltd 2002 With shallow rounded sides raised on a tall flared foot encircled by a single rib, the exterior covered with a liver-red glaze, the interior and the base glazed white, box. Christie's. Chinese Ceramics & Chinese Export Ceramics & Works of Art, London, 12 November... [Lire la suite]
31 janvier 2020

A copper-red glazed brush washer, Qianlong six-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-1795)

Lot 3297. A copper-red glazed brush washer, Qianlong six-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-1795); 9 in. (22.9 cm.) diam. Estimate HKD 700,000 - HKD 900,000. Price realised HKD 937,500. © Christie’s Image Ltd 2014.   The rounded body of the washer is covered on the exterior with a deep red glaze with mottling, the interior and base covered with a transparent glaze. Christie’s. Important Chinese Ceramics and Works of... [Lire la suite]
07 novembre 2019

A rare copper-red glazed waterpot, Qianlong seal mark and period (1736-1795)

Lot 31. A rare copper-red glazed waterpot, Qianlong seal mark and period (1736-1795). Diameter of the largest 7.5 cm, 2⅞ in. Estimate: 25,000 - 35,000 GBP. Lot sold 50,000 GBP. Photo Sotheby's. the globular body with a convex base and an incurved rim, covered to the exterior with a translucent copper-red glaze of rich strawberry tone, gradating to a rosy-pink colour to the rim and foot, the base inscribed with a six-character seal mark in underglaze blue. Provenance: Spink & Son... [Lire la suite]
07 novembre 2019

A matched set of five small copper-red glazed cups, Yongzheng marks and period (1723-1735)

Lot 30. A matched set of five small copper-red glazed cups, Yongzheng marks and period (1723-1735). Diameter of the largest 7.5 cm, 2⅞ in. Estimate: 50,000 - 70,000 GBP. Lot sold 106,250 GBP. Photo Sotheby's. each with rounded sides rising from a short tapering foot, the exterior adorned with a rich crushed-raspberry glaze thinning to white at the rim and pooling to a darker tone around the foot, the interior and base glazed white, the base with a six-character reign mark within a circle in... [Lire la suite]

01 octobre 2019

A fine small copper-red glazed meiping, mark and period of Yongzheng (1723-1735)

Lot 3120. A fine small copper-red glazed meiping, mark and period of Yongzheng (1723-1735); 12.1 cm, 4 3/4  in. Estimate 800,000 — 1,200,000 HKD (102,200 - 153,300 USD). Lot sold 2,125,000 HKD (270,576 USD). © Sotheby's. the skilfully potted body gently broadening to a full rounded shoulder and surmounted by a short neck, the exterior applied with a rich copper-red glaze, the white base inscribed in underglaze blue with a six-character reign mark within a double... [Lire la suite]
03 juin 2019

A rare copper-red glazed pear-shaped vase, seal mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795)

Lot 457. A rare copper-red glazed pear-shaped vase, seal mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795); 22.5 cm, 8 7/8  in. Estimate 300,000 — 500,000 HKD. Lot sold 562,500 HKD. © Sotheby's. superbly potted with a pear-shaped body rising from a splayed foot to a horizontal fillet around the shoulder, sweeping up to a tall cylindrical neck flaring towards the rim, applied to the exterior with a translucent copper-red glaze of rich crushed strawberry tone suffused with a network of fine... [Lire la suite]
27 mai 2019

A copper-red glazed bowl, Qianlong seal mark and period (1736-1795)

Lot 367. A copper-red glazed bowl, Qianlong seal mark and period (1736-1795); 12.3 cm, 4 7/8  in. Estimate £3,000 — 5,000. Lot Sold 6,000 GBP (7,668 USD). Courtesy Sotheby's. the deep rounded sides rising from a short straight foot, covered overall with a deep red glaze thinning to white at the rim and foot, the base with a six-character seal mark in underglaze blue. Sotheby's. St George Street Sale: Asian Art, London, 17 May 2019, 10:00 AM
28 mars 2019

A Copper-Red Glazed Stem Bowl, Yongzheng Mark and Period, 1723-1735

Lot 3509. A Copper-Red Glazed Stem Bowl, Yongzheng Mark and Period, 1723-1735. H 13.2cm D 18.2cm. Estimate HKD 300,000 - 400,000 (USD 38,217 - 50,956). Lot sold HKD 413,000 (USD 52,604). © Poly Auction Hong Kong Limited The stem cup is covered with a dark strawberry red glaze on the exterior, stopping short at the rim and base. The inner footrim of the cup is marked with six-character mark in underglaze-blue. Provenance: 1. Christie’s Hong Kong, 1-2 October 1991, lot.10592.The Ten-views... [Lire la suite]