21 août 2016

A blue and white faceted ewer and cover, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 858. A blue and white faceted ewer and cover, Kangxi period (1662-1722). Estimate USD 1,500 - USD 2,500. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2016. The sides are decorated with shaped panels containing chrysanthemum, lotus, and rose, and the spout is flanked by two further flowers. Together with a blue and white bracket-lobed dish, Kangxi period, decorated in the center with flowering branches encircled by radiating petals enclosing further flowers on a 'cracked ice' ground in the well. Ewer 4 ¼ in. (10.8... [Lire la suite]