23 novembre 2021

A rare cinnabar lacquer carved three-tiered double-lozenge-shaped box, cover and stand, Qianlong period (1736-1795)

Lot 309. A rare cinnabar lacquer carved three-tiered double-lozenge-shaped box, cover and stand, Qianlong period (1736-1795); 31cm (12 1/8in) wide. Sold for £ 16,500 (€ 19,599) (Est: £8,000 - £12,000). © Bonhams 2001-2021 The cover meticulously carved with two five-clawed writhing dragons in pursuit of a flaming pearl in the form of a stylised Shou character, on a ground of swirling waves, all within key-fret borders, the straight sides of the boxes and cover decorated with six cartouches enclosing... [Lire la suite]

26 septembre 2021

A superb cloisonné enamel tripod censer, cover and stand, Qianlong period (1736-1795)

Lot 1010. A superb cloisonné enamel tripod censer, cover and stand, Qianlong period (1736-1795); 14 ¼ in. (36.2 cm.) high overall. Estimate: USD 100,000 - USD 150,000. Price realised USD 600,000. © Christie's 2021 The body of the censer is enameled with confronted archaistic dragons centered and divided by notched flanges, and is raised on three tall curved legs emerging from stylized gilt animal heads. The domed cover is decorated with stylized bats alternating with lotus blossoms on foliate... [Lire la suite]
21 octobre 2019

A Meissen silver-gilt-mounted ecuelle, cover and stand, circa 1725

Lot 441. A Meissen silver-gilt-mounted ecuelle, cover and stand, circa 1725. Diameter of stand: 6 7/8 in. Estimate: 20,000 - 30,000 USD. Courtesy Sotheby's. the straight-sided bowl and circular stand painted with cartouches depicting with Chinoiserie figures at various pursuits, including an ostrich hunt on the stand, enclosed within Böttger lustre, iron-red and gilt scrollwork borders, the cover similarly decorated beneath the gilt twig knop with a circular panel of... [Lire la suite]
24 juillet 2018

A celadon-glazed censer, cover and stand, Ming dynasty (1368-1644)

  Lot 210. A celadon-glazed censer, cover and stand, Ming dynasty (1368-1644); 7 7/8 in. (20 cm.) high. Estimate : GBP 2,000 - 3,000. Price Realised: GBP 7500.00. © Christie’s Images Ltd 2018 The celadon-glazed drum-form censer is decorated with floral sprays and monster-masks set between raised bosses, all supported on three humanoid feet which are raised on a circular platform. The cover is surmounted by a Buddhist lion finial. Provenance: Acquired by the vendor's family in Europe prior to... [Lire la suite]
01 mai 2017

A Meissen yellow-ground écuelle, cover and stand, circa 1750

Lot 24. A Meissen yellow-ground écuelle, cover and stand, circa 1750, the stand 17.5cm., 6 7/8 in. diam., the écuelle 15.6cm., 6 1/8 in. across handles. Estimate 2,000 — 3,000. Photo: Sotheby's.  painted in the manner of Johann Gottfried Klinger with cut flowers in quatrefoil panels edged in enamel, the ear-shaped handles and finial picked out in gilding, crossed swords marks in underglaze-blue, Quantité: 3 Provenance: The Erich von Goldschmidt-Rothschild Collection (by repute);With... [Lire la suite]
01 mai 2017

A Meissen puce-scale ground écuelle, cover and stand, circa 1755-60

Lot 23. A Meissen puce-scale ground écuelle, cover and stand, circa 1755-60, the stand 21cm., 8 1/4 in. diam., the écuelle 16.5cm., 6 1/2 in. across handles. Estimate 3,000 — 5,000. Photo: Sotheby's.  of circular form surmounted with a strawberry finial, the handles formed as interlocking tendrils tied with ribbons, finely painted with scenes of birds in landscapes, within tooled foliate scroll borders, the scale-ground highlighted in gilding, the stand rim pierced with panels of flower baskets and... [Lire la suite]

06 février 2016

Tureen, cover and stand, China, Qianlong period, circa 1740-50

Tureen, cover and stand, China, Qianlong period, circa 1740-50. © Cohen & Cohen Export porcelain of elaborate baroque shape, decorated in underglaze blue with landscapes and complex borders of flowers and diaper panels, the tureen with lion mask handles, the cover with a coronal knop. Length stand 47 cm. Length tureen 43 cm  Cohen & Cohen (stand 244). TEFAF 2016, 11-20 march, Maastricht Director: Michael Cohen Established in 1973 as a specialist in Chinese Export Porcelain, Cohen &... [Lire la suite]
04 novembre 2015

Chinese Porcelain at Asian Art in London 2015

Punch Bowl, China, Canton, Qianlong period (1736-1796). Diameter: 41 cm (16 in.). BRANDT ASIAN ART, Dealer. CONTACT: Robert Brandt. Phone +44 (0)20 7930 9368 - Email brandt@nildram.co.uk - Website www.brandtasianart.com Tureen, cover and stand, China, Qianlong period, circa 1740, Scandinavian market. Length of stand: 43 cm; height of tureen and cover: 38 cm. COHEN & COHEN, Dealer. Chinese export porcelain punchbowl with european subject... [Lire la suite]
08 janvier 2014

A fine famille rose tureen, cover and stand. Circa 1750

A fine famille rose tureen, cover and stand. Circa 1750. Photo Bonhams. The tureen brightly enamelled in shades of pink, coral-red, blue, yellow and green with two gilt-outlined cartouches enclosing delicate floral sprays including chrysanthemum and narcissus, divided by a fruiting peach and a leaf-shaped cartouche containing a smaller floral spray, flanked by two down-turned leaf-like handles, the stand and cover similarly decorated with the cover surmounted by a knob in the form of a leafy stem, all reserved on a... [Lire la suite]
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08 janvier 2014

A fine and rare enamelled and gilt 'Madame de Pompadour' oval tureen, cover and stand. Circa 1750

A fine and rare enamelled and gilt 'Madame de Pompadour' oval tureen, cover and stand. Circa 1750. Photo Bonhams. The exterior brightly enamelled with four foliate cartouches enclosing a bird and a fish alternatively, each encircled by various floral and fruiting sprays, the interior with an undulating lotus spray, the cover and stand similarly decorated, the cover surmounted by a tear-drop shaped finial. The stand 28.6cm (11 1/3in) long (3). Sold for £25,000 (€30,078) Bonhams. FINE CHINESE ART. London, New Bond Street. 7 Nov... [Lire la suite]