19 mai 2016

A pair of doucai 'lotus pond' dishes, Yongzheng six-character marks and of the period (1723-1735)

Lot 94. A pair of doucai 'lotus pond' dishes, Yongzheng six-character marks and of the period (1723-1735). Estimate £8,000 - 12,000 (€10,000 - 16,000). Unsold. Photo: Bonhams. Each enamelled in vivid colours, the interior decorated with a scene of a lotus pond depicting a pair of swimming ducks, beside blossoming lotus flowers and lotus leaves, surrounded by a similar continuous scene around the deeply rounded cavetto, the exterior with four scattered floral sprigs. Each 20.2cm (8in) diam.(2). Provenance: a... [Lire la suite]

19 mai 2016

A doucai 'lotus scroll' saucer dish, 18th century

Lot 93. A doucai 'lotus scroll' saucer dish, 18th century. Sold for £5,000 (€6,528). Photo: Bonhams. The shallow sides rising from a short foot, painted to the interior with a central medallion depicting a blossoming lotus surrounded by scrolling leafy tendrils, the cavetto similarly decorated, the exterior with three flowering sprigs. 26.3cm (10.3in) diam. Provenance: a European private collection, acquired between 1960-70, and thence by descent  Bonhams. AUCTION 23237: FINE CHINESE... [Lire la suite]
19 mai 2016

A doucai 'lotus pond' dish, Yongzheng six-character mark and of the period (1723-1735)

Lot 92. A doucai 'lotus pond' dish, Yongzheng six-character mark and of the period (1723-1735). Estimate £8,000 - 12,000 (€10,000 - 16,000). Unsold. Photo Bonhams. The interior delicately enamelled in a soft palette with two birds flying and swimming in a lotus pond with stalks rising amidst the waves, the cavetto inscribed with a band of stylised Shou characters, the exterior with further birds amidst lotus stalks. 17.2cm (6 7/8in) diam. Provenance: a European private collection, acquired between 1960-70, and... [Lire la suite]
19 mai 2016

A doucai 'stag and pine' saucer dish, Yongzheng six-character mark and of the period (1723-1735)

Lot 91. A doucai 'stag and pine' saucer dish, Yongzheng six-character mark and of the period (1723-1735). Sold for £6,875 (€8,976). Photo: Bonhams. Decorated at the centre with a deer grazing beneath a pine tree within a fenced garden below wispy clouds, encircled by further deer alternating with rockwork, foliage and sprigs of lingzhi, the exterior with a continuous foliage scroll. 16cm (6 3/8in) diam. Provenance: a European private collection, acquired between 1960-70, and thence by descent  ... [Lire la suite]
19 mai 2016

A pair of doucai 'lotus' bowls, Yongzheng six-character marks and of the period (1723-1735)

Lot 90. A pair of doucai 'lotus' bowls, Yongzheng six-character marks and of the period (1723-1735). Sold for £21,250 (€27,746). Photo: Bonhams.  Each finely potted in conical shape, delicately enamelled to the exterior with scrolling foliage issuing four small lotus flower heads above a band of lotus lappets to the tall straight foot, the interior centre similarly decorated with a small lotus flower head borne on a leafy stem, wood stands. Each 11.3cm (4 1/2in) diam. (4). Provenance: a European... [Lire la suite]
19 mai 2016

A doucai 'dragon' bowl, Chenghua six-character mark, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 89. A doucai 'dragon' bowl, Chenghua six-character mark, Kangxi period (1662-1722). Sold for £10,000 (€13,057). Photo: Bonhams. Each with deep rounded sides, delicately enamelled to the exterior with two five-clawed dragons each in pursuit of a flaming pearl, striding amidst billowing clouds and scrolling flames, the interior well decorated with a further flaming pearl. 11cm (4 3/8in) diam. Provenance: a European private collection, acquired between 1960-70, and thence by descent  ... [Lire la suite]
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19 mai 2016

A doucai 'dragon and phoenix' dish, Chenghua six-character mark, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 88. A doucai 'dragon and phoenix' dish, Chenghua six-character mark, Kangxi period (1662-1722). Estimate £10,000 - 15,000 (€13,000 - 20,000). Unsold. Photo: Bonhams. Elegantly potted with gently shallow sides, finely enamelled in vivid colours to the centre with a sinuous five-clawed dragon and a long-tailed phoenix in mutual pursuit amidst billowing clouds, the exterior similarly decorated with a dragon and phoenix striding amidst scattered clouds. 24.7cm (9 7/8in) diam. Provenance: a European private... [Lire la suite]
19 mai 2016

A doucai 'pomegranates and vine' dish, Chenghua six-character mark, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 87. A doucai 'pomegranates and vine' dish, Chenghua six-character mark, Kangxi period (1662-1722). Sold for £3,500 (€4,570). Photo: Bonhams. Finely enamelled to the well with a stylised leafy pomegranate tree, surrounded by further pomegranate, vine and rose sprays, the exterior with scattered fruiting branches. 16cm (6 2/8in) diam. Provenance: a European private collection, acquired between 1960-70, and thence by descent Bonhams. AUCTION 23237: FINE CHINESE ART, LONDON, NEW BOND STREET
19 mai 2016

A doucai 'eight daoist emblems' ogee dish, Qianlong seal mark and of the period (1736-1795)

Lot 86. A doucai 'eight daoist emblems' ogee dish, Qianlong seal mark and of the period (1736-1795). Sold for £15,000 (€19,358). Photo: Bonhams.  With deep rounded sides rising from a tapered foot, the interior brightly enamelled with a central swirled medallion surrounded by peaches and demi-flowerheads, the cavetto decorated with the Eight Daoist Emblems tied to flower sprays with fluttering ribbons, the exterior with a continuous floral meander above a colourful ruyi-head border around the foot, wood... [Lire la suite]
12 mai 2016

A doucai 'Deer' dish, Yongzheng period (1723-1735)

Lot 141. A doucai 'Deer' dish, Yongzheng period (1723-1735). Estimate £4,000-8,000 ($5,700-11,000). Unsold. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2016 The interior medallion is decorated with a deer standing beside lingzhi in a garden, the cavetto with deer in a fenced garden, the exterior with four sprigs of lingzhi. 6,125 in. (15.9 cm.) diam. Provenance: The reverse with label: Van der Ven & Van der Ven Oriental Art  Christie's. CHINESE CERAMICS, WORKS OF ART AND TEXTILES PART... [Lire la suite]
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