11 août 2012

Covered Bowl with Design of Dragons. doucai. Qing dynasty, Yongzheng mark and period, 1723/1735

Covered Bowl with Design of Dragons. Porcelain with underglaze cobalt, glaze, and overglaze enamels, doucai. Qing dynasty, Yongzheng mark and period, 1723/1735. Founders Society Purchase, Mary Martin Semmes Fund. 57.138.A. Photo ©2012, Detroit Institute of Arts
05 août 2012

Pair of Covered Bowls. Porcelain: 1725-1770; Stands: ca. 1770

Pair of Covered Bowls. Porcelain: 1725-1770; Stands: ca. 1770. Porcelain with glaze turquoise and German ormolu stands, 7 15/16 in. (20.1 cm). Acquired by William T. or Henry Walters. 49.1457, 49.1458. The Walters Art Museum Provenance: William T. / Henry Walters Collection, Baltimore [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.

05 août 2012

Covered Bowl with Flowers and Plum Blossoms. Porcelain with overglaze enamels, Famille Verte, 1675-1725

Covered Bowl with Flowers and Plum Blossoms. Porcelain with overglaze enamels, Famille Verte, 1675-1725; French ormolu mounts, early 19th century (?).  4 7/8 in. (12.4 cm). Acquired by William T. or Henry Walters, before 1896. 49.1982. The Walters Art Museum. Provenance: William T. / Henry Walters Collection, Baltimore, prior to 1896 [mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest
29 octobre 2011

A 'famille-rose' lotus flower covered bowl . Underglaze blue six-character seal mark Daoguang and of the period

A 'famille-rose' lotus flower covered bowl . Underglaze blue six-character seal mark Daoguang and of the period. photo Nagel Auctions The bowl has steep rounded sides and shallow footring. The domed cover fits over the rim and rises in three low tiers to a smaller dome supporting the spherical knob. The bowl is decorated with three overlapping rows of twelve lotus petals, shaded in pink with straight and wavy veins in darker pink, the tips of the upper row of petals showing below a narrow band of stamens with white stems and... [Lire la suite]
30 octobre 2010

A fine gold painted enamel covered bowl with lotus design and fitting larger bowl, China, Qianlong seal mark and period

A fine gold painted enamel covered bowl with lotus design and fitting larger bowl, China, Qianlong seal mark and period. photo courtesy Nagel D. 13/10,5 cm. Partly small restorations - Estimate 2 800 € Property from an old Austrian private collection Nagel Auktionen. Asian Art. November 5th 2010 www.auction.de


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