02 novembre 2021

A fine teadust-glazed double-gourd vase, Seal mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795)

Lot 16. A fine teadust-glazed double-gourd vase, Seal mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795); 26.2 cm. Lot sold: 2,142,000 HKD (Estimate: 800,000 - 1,200,000 HKD). © Sotheby's 2021 elegantly potted with a slightly compressed, globular body rising from a short splayed foot to a slender pear-shaped upper bulb flanked by a pair of S-shaped handles terminating in ruyi-heads, the waist faintly moulded with a band of petals divided by a central rib, covered overall with a finely speckled... [Lire la suite]

23 septembre 2021

A cloisonné enamel double-gourd vase, 16th century

  Lot 174. A cloisonné enamel double-gourd vase, 16th century; 7 1/2in (19.1cm) high. Estimate US$10,000 - US$15,000. Sold for US$ 6,375 (€ 5,435). © Bonhams 2001-2021 The waisted double gourd body formed with the lower section rising to a canted neck with a narrow mouth and a gilt metal lip, decorated overall in vibrant tones of purple and green with with leafy black clusters of grapes on a white enamel ground, supported by a gilt metal flaring foot. Property from... [Lire la suite]
22 juin 2021

A blue and white double-gourd vase, Transitional period, 17th century

Lot 32. A blue and white double-gourd vase, Transitional period, 17th century. Hauteur: 33 cm. (13 in.). Estimate EUR 8,000 - EUR 12,000. Price Realised EUR 18,750. © Christie's Images Ltd 2021. La panse globulaire ornée de personnages et leurs serviteurs prenant le frais à l'ombre des arbres, ce décor se répétant sur la partie haute et des fleurs stylisées épanouies sur le col Christie's. Art d'Asie, 9 Juin 2021
11 mai 2021

A fine and rare celadon-glazed double-gourd vase, Seal mark and period of Yongzheng (1723-1735)

Lot 3628. A fine and rare celadon-glazed double-gourd vase, Seal mark and period of Yongzheng (1723-1735); 44.1 cm. Estimate: 2000,000 - 3,000,000 HKD. Lot sold: 5,015,000 HKD. Courtesy Sotheby's. elegantly potted with a globular lower bulb supporting a slightly smaller upper bulb with a narrow mouth, covered overall in a lustrous glaze thinning at the rim to reveal the white body, the recessed base encircled by an unglazed footring, the base with a six-character archaistic seal mark in underglaze blue. ... [Lire la suite]
18 janvier 2021

A blue and white double-gourd vase, 17th century

Lot 127. A blue and white double-gourd vase, 17th century; 10 1⁄8 in. (25.8 cm.) high. Estimate USD 4,000 - USD 6,000. Price Realised USD 8,750. © Christie's Images Ltd 2020 The exterior is decorated with figural scenes in a landscape on the upper and lower bulbs between tulip and leaf bands. Property from the Collection of Peter Tcherepnine. Christie's. Art of China. Including Property from the Irving Collection, 18 Nov - 9 Dec 2020
06 novembre 2020

A rare blue and white double-gourd vase, Yongzheng mark and period (1723-1735)

Lot 39. A rare blue and white double-gourd vase, Yongzheng mark and period (1723-1735). Height 23.5 cm, 9¼ in. Estimate: 50,000 - 70,000 GBP. Lot sold: 63,000 GBP. Courtesy Sotheby's. elegantly potted with a globular lower bulb rising to a waisted ribbed neck and a smaller bulb with an incurved rim, the mouth flanked by a pair of arched ruyi-shaped handles attached to the shoulders of the lower bulb, painted in vivid tones of cobalt blue simulating Ming dynasty 'heaping... [Lire la suite]

04 novembre 2020

A rare celadon-glazed double-gourd vase, Qianlong seal mark and period (1736-1795)

Lot 2. A rare celadon-glazed double-gourd vase, Qianlong seal mark and period (1736-1795). Height 20.1 cm, 7⅞ in. Estimate: 80,000 - 120,000 GBP. Lot sold: 352,800 GBP. Courtesy Sotheby's. well potted with a globular lower bulb rising from a short splayed foot to a slender waisted neck and a small bulbous upper bulb tapering to a narrow mouthrim, flanked by a pair of undulating strap handles extending from the upper bulb and terminating with a pair of ruyi heads on the shoulder, divided... [Lire la suite]
19 octobre 2020

A large famille rose lime-green ground double-gourd vase, Qianlong six-character seal mark in iron red and of the period (1736-1

Lot 347. A large famille rose lime-green ground double-gourd vase, Qianlong six-character seal mark in iron red and of the period (1736-1795); 15¼ in. (38.8 cm.) high, box. Estimate: 1,000,000 - HKD 1,500,000 HKD. Lot sold 1,250,000 HKD. © Christie's Images Ltd 2020. painted around the steep sides with the 'Three Abundances', each rendered borne on a leafy gnarled branch, the base inscribed in underglaze blue with a six-character seal mark. Provenance: The Norwegian Honorary Consul of Hong... [Lire la suite]
05 juillet 2020

A small blue and white double-gourd vase, Daoguang six-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1821-1850)

Lot 135. A small blue and white double-gourd vase, Daoguang six-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1821-1850). Hauteur: 17,3 cm. (6 7/8 in.). Estimate EUR 5,000 - EUR 8,000. Price realised EUR 15,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2020. Le vase est orné de deux dragons sinueux la tête en bas encadrant un caractère shou central, leurs longues et ondulantes queues partent du col autour d'une chauve-souris stylisée au centre. Le col est souligné d'une bandes de... [Lire la suite]
06 avril 2020

A fine and extremely rare moulded celadon-glazed double-gourd vase, Qianlong six-character sealmark and of the period (1736-1795

Lot 1307. A fine and extremely rare moulded celadon-glazed double-gourd vase, Qianlong six-character sealmark and of the period (1736-1795); 7 1/8 in. (18 cm.) high. Estimate 8,000,000 - HKD 12,000,000. Price Realized HKD 14,680,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2006.  Crisply carved and moulded with confronted archaistic dragons and phoenix, their bodies dissolving into scrollwork, on the globular upper gourd and around the truncated lower bulb, the waisted neck encircled... [Lire la suite]