26 août 2017

A fine pair of copper-red glazed dishes, Yongzheng marks and period (1723-1735)

Lot 4. A fine pair of copper-red glazed dishes, Yongzheng marks and period (1723-1735). Diameter 7 in., 17.8 cm. Estimate 15,000 — 20,000 USD. Lot sold 42,500 USD. Photo: Sotheby's. each with shallow rounded sides rising from a gently tapered foot, covered overall with a rich copper-red glaze thinning to white at the rim, the base glazed white with a six-character mark in underglaze blue within a double circle (2)  Provenance: Christie's New York, 18th September 2003, lot 334. ... [Lire la suite]

16 avril 2017

A fine copper-red glazed meiping, Seal mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795)

Lot 3666. A fine copper-red glazed meiping, Seal mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795), 29 cm, 11 3/8  in. Estimate 700,000 — 900,000 HKD. Lot sold 1,125,000 HKD. Photo: Sotheby's.   the waisted lower body rising up to high shoulders and a short waisted neck below an everted rim, covered overall with an even copper-red glaze of burnt umber tone, the glaze neatly controlled under the mouth-rim and above the white recessed base, the base inscribed with a... [Lire la suite]
04 avril 2017

A copper-red glazed stem bowl, Yongzheng six-character mark in underglaze blue in a line and of the period (1723-1735)

Lot 142. A copper-red glazed stem bowl, Yongzheng six-character mark in underglaze blue in a line and of the period (1723-1735), 6 1/8 in. (15.5 cm.) diam., box. Estimate HKD 300,000 - HKD 500,000 (USD 38,781 - USD 64,634). Unsold © Christie’s Images Limited 2017. The stem bowl is applied to the exterior with a glaze of liver-red tone, the interior with a clear glaze, the reign mark inscribed in a horizontal line on the inner foot.  Christie's. The Pavilion Sale - Chinese Ceramics... [Lire la suite]
15 mars 2017

A copper-red glazed stem bowl, Yongzheng mark and period (1723-1735)

Lot 516. A copper-red glazed stem bowl, Yongzheng mark and period (1723-1735). Estimate 20,000 — 30,000 USD. Lot sold 52,500 USD. Photo: Sotheby's. well-potted, the rounded sides rising to a flared rim, supported on a hollow slightly splayed pedestal foot, the exterior applied with a rich red bubble-suffused glaze draining to white at the rim, the interior glazed white, the interior of the base with a six-character mark in underglaze blue. Diameter 6 in., 15.4 cm Provenance: Sotheby Parke... [Lire la suite]
31 décembre 2016

The Top 14 Chinese Ceramics Sold in 2016 at Bonhams

A pair of exceptionally rare Imperial doucai waterpots, Yongzheng six-character marks and of the period (1723-1735). Each: 5.3cm (2 1/8in) high. Estimate: 10,000,000-15,000,000 HKD. Sold for HK$ 12,640,000 (€1,546,158) at Bonhams Hong Kong, 2 June 2016, lot  12. Photo Bonhams. Each gracefully potted with gently curving sides, the exterior delicately outlined in subtle underglaze-blue with vaporous swirling clouds encircling the base and rising towards the top, exquisitely enamelled... [Lire la suite]
18 septembre 2016

A copper-red glazed dish, Daoguang six-character seal mark in underglaze blue within a double circle and of the period (1820-185

Lot 65. A copper-red glazed dish, Daoguang six-character seal mark in underglaze blue within a double circle and of the period (1820-1850); 8 1/4 in. (21 cm.) diam. Estimate HKD 30,000 - HKD 50,000 (USD 3,884 - USD 6,473). Price realised HKD 75,000. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2016. The dish is covered with copper-red glaze on the exterior and interior with the base covered under a transparent glaze.  Provenance: Selma Weinberg Collection, Zurich, no. 115 Property from a German family... [Lire la suite]

03 septembre 2016

Powerful color unites a rare dish and a Rothko painting at the Smithsonian's Sackler Gallery

Untitled - Seagram Mural sketch; Painting; Artist: Mark Rothko; 1959; Oil and acrylic on canvas; Gift of the Mark Rothko Foundation, Inc.; National Gallery of Art; ELS2016.8.2. Dish with copper-red glaze; China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen; Ming dynasty, Xuande (1426-35) mark and period; Porcelain with copper-red glaze; on the base, a six-character cobalt-oxide (blue) reign mark in a double circle under colorless glaze; Purchase-Freer Endowment and Friends of the Freer and Sackler Galleries F2015.2. WASHINGTON,... [Lire la suite]
07 juin 2016

A copper-red glazed dish, Qianlong six-character seal mark and of the period (1735-1796)

Lot 275. A copper-red glazed dish, Qianlong six-character seal mark and of the period (1735-1796). Estimate: 3,000 EUR - 4,000 EUR. Photo Kunsthaus Lempertz A copper-red-glazed saucer dish, covered inside and out with a glaze of deep red jihong-glaze below the white rim. Qianlong six-character seal mark and of the period. Diameter 18 cmProvenance: Henning von Helmersen, France Kunsthaus Lempertz. Asian Art. Jun 10, 2016 10:00 CEST - Jun 11, 2016 10:00 CEST
09 avril 2016

A pair of copper-red glazed dishes, marks and period of Yongzheng (1723-1735)

Lot 57. A pair of copper-red glazed dishes, marks and period of Yongzheng (1723-1735). Estimate HKD 100,000 — 150,000 (11,289 - 16,934 EUR). Lot Sold 500,000 HKD (56,446 EUR). Photo: Sotheby's. each with shallow rounded sides supported on a gently tapered foot, covered overall with a rich copper-red glaze suffused with tiny bubbles and thinning to white at the rim, the slightly domed base glazed white and inscribed in underglaze-blue... [Lire la suite]
02 avril 2016

A copper-red glazed vase, meiping, Qing dynasty, 18th century

Lot 110. A copper-red glazed vase, meiping, Qing dynasty, 18th century; 8 1/2 in. (21.6 cm.) high. Estimate HK$240,000 – HK$350,000 ($31,086 - $45,334). Price realised HKD 300,000. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2016 The vase is covered on the exterior with a red glaze of deep raspberry tone with an ‘orange peel’ texture. The interior and mouth rim are covered with a transparent glaze.  Provenance: Sold at Christie’s New York, 4 June 1992, lot 327 Christie's. THE PAVILION SALE - CHINESE... [Lire la suite]