31 juillet 2016

Wucai ‘Zhaofu‘ Dragon Dish, China, 17th century

Lot 61. Wucai ‘Zhaofu‘ Dragon Dish, China, 17th century. Estimation : 4 420 €. Photo Auctionata AG Porcelain with underglaze blue and polychrome painting. Rare Wucai dish with a flat foot rim. Motif with a green horned dragon rising from foaming waves and chasing a 'flaming pearl'. Two further dragons in iron red and green on the exterior racing amidst ruyi heads and pursue flaming pearls. Base with eight-character inscription in underglaze blue ‘Jiaxu chunmeng Zhaofu zaoyong’ (Jiaxu... [Lire la suite]

11 juillet 2016

A fine engraved purple-glazed porcelain dragon dish, China, 18th-19th century

Lot 548. A fine engraved purple-glazed porcelain dragon dish, China, 18th-19th century. Estimate €2.000/3.000. Unsold. Photo Nagel D. 25 cm. Very minor wear Nagel. "Asiatische Kunst". 06.05.2016
04 mai 2016

A green and white dragon dish, Kangxi mark and period (1662-1722)

Lot 114. A green and white dragon dish, Kangxi mark and period (1662-1722). Estimate 10,000 — 15,000 GBP (12,771 - 19,157 EUR). Photo Sotheby's. the shallow rounded sides rising from a short tapering foot to an everted rim, enamelled in green to the interior with a medallion enclosing a five-clawed dragon chasing a flaming pearl, the exterior similarly decorated with two scaly dragons, the base inscribed with the six-character mark; 17.5 cm, 6 7/8  in.  Sotheby's.... [Lire la suite]
23 avril 2016

A wucai dragon dish, Ming dynasty, Wanli six character mark and period (1573-1619)

Lot 10. A wucai dragon dish, Ming dynasty, Wanli six character mark and period (1573-1619). Estimate 10 000/15 000 €. Photo Nagel. Small saucer dish, well painted in the centre in bright tones of underglaze-blue and red, green and yellow enamels with a writhing dragon seen face on amid multi-coloured clouds, all within a double line border, the well with four phoenix in flight in the same direction, divided by further clouds, the reverse with a composite flower scroll borne on a undulating stem with varying... [Lire la suite]
11 avril 2016

An iron red dragon dish, Six character mark Xuantong in iron red and possibly period (1912-1917)

Lot 115. An iron red dragon dish, Six character mark Xuantong in iron red and possibly period (1912-1917). Estimate 1 500 € / 2 000 €. Photo AAG. With a decoration in iron red of two five-clawed dragons chasing a flaming pearl amidst clouds. Diam. 30 cm AAG (ARTS & ANTIQUES GROUP), Amsterdam. L'Intérieur Européen, le 11 Avril 2016 à 14h00
22 février 2016

A yellow and blue dragon dish, Daoguang seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1821-1850)

A yellow and blue dragon dish, Daoguang seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1821-1850) © Christie's Image 2003 Decorated in the center with a dragon pursuing a flaming pearl amidst clouds and flames, and with a frieze of similar dragons in the well and on the exterior above a petal lappet band, all highlighted in yellow glaze reserved against a bright blue ground - 10in. (25.4cm.) diam. Lot 315. Estimate $6,000 - $8,000. Price Realized $5,378  Christie's. FINE CHINESE CERAMICS... [Lire la suite]

22 février 2016

A yellow and blue dragon dish, Kangxi six-character mark in underglaze blue within a double circle and of the period (1662-1722)

A yellow and blue dragon dish, Kangxi six-character mark in underglaze blue within a double circle and of the period (1662-1722) © Christie's Image 2003 Decorated with a five-clawed dragon leaping amidst clouds and flames in pursuit of a flaming pearl, with a frieze of similar decoration on the interior and exterior walls, all in a rich yellow glaze reserved on a bright blue ground - 9 7/8in. (25cm.), box. Lot 313. Estimate $8,000 - $12,000. Price Realized $10,755  Property from a Japanese... [Lire la suite]
30 janvier 2016

Dragon dish, Zhengde mark and period (1506 - 1521), Ming Dynasty (1368 - 1644)

Dragon dish, Zhengde mark and period (1506 - 1521), Ming Dynasty (1368 - 1644), Jingdezhen kilns, porcelain, with green overglaze enamel, 4.5 cm (height), 20 cm (diameter), at foot 12.4 cm (diameter). Presented by Sir Herbert Ingram, 1956. EAX.1190 © Ashmolean Museum, University of Oxford
22 juin 2015

A pair of blue and white dragon-decorated dishes, Daoguang six-character marks and of the period

A pair of blue and white dragon-decorated dishes, Daoguang six-character marks and of the period. Estimate US$ 3,000 - 5,000 (€2,700 - 4,400). Photo: Bonhams. Each molded with a flared rim to the curving well centered with a roundel of a dragon chasing a flaming pearl and two other dragons in the same pursuit encircling the exterior walls, the mark in seal script centering the shallow recessed base and all surfaces except the foot pad covered with a celadon-tinged glaze. 6 5/8in (16.7cm) diameters ... [Lire la suite]
22 juin 2015

A blue and white porcelain dragon dish, Yongzheng six-character mark and of the period

A blue and white porcelain dragon dish, Yongzheng six-character mark and of the period. Estimate US$ 1,500 - 2,500 (€1,300 - 2,200). Photo: Bonhams. Its wide curving well painted in shades of cobalt wash and outline with a dragon vigorously pursuing a flaming pearl amid cloud scrolls that continue on the exterior walls, the mark on the recessed base written in regular script within a double ring and all surfaces except the foot pad covered with a celadon-tinged glaze. 7 7/8in (20cm) diameter Note: A similarly... [Lire la suite]