23 mai 2017

A pair of famille rose 'bajixiang' bowls, Qianlong six-character seal marks in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-1795)

Lot 3214. A pair of famille rose 'bajixiang' bowls, Qianlong six-character seal marks in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-1795), 4 1/8 in. (10.5 cm.) diam., box. Estimate HKD 500,000 - HKD 700,000 (USD 64,508 - USD 90,311) © Christie's Images Ltd 2017 Each is finely decorated on the exterior with the 'Eight Buddhist Emblems' tied in ribbons and arranged in pairs below iron-red key-fret scrollwork within blue bands at the slightly flaring rim and above conjoined ruyi-heads and a dotted band on... [Lire la suite]

23 mai 2017

A very rare famille rose ‘floral’ bowl, Qianlong six-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-1795)

Lot 3213. A very rare famille rose ‘floral’ bowl, Qianlong six-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-1795), 6 in. (15.2 cm.) diam., box. Estimate HKD 600,000 - HKD 800,000 (USD 77,410 - USD 103,213) © Christie's Images Ltd 2017  The deep bowl finely potted with straight sides and decorated in bright enamels with three detached floral clusters, including pink and iron-red camellias, begonia branches bearing flowers and large leaves, and a spray of peony intertwined... [Lire la suite]
23 mai 2017

A fine and rare famille rose ‘sanduo’ tea bowl, Yongzheng six-character mark and of the period (1723-1735)

      Lot 3209. A fine and rare famille rose ‘sanduo’ tea bowl, Yongzheng six-character mark in underglaze blue within a double square and of the period (1723-1735), 3 3/8 in. (8.6 cm.) diam., box. Estimate HKD 1,800,000 - HKD 2,800,000 (USD 232,229 - USD 361,245) © Christie's Images Ltd 201 The exterior of the cup is delicately painted in famille rosepalette with the ‘sanduo’ fruits, including two rosy-pink peaches borne on a leafy branch, two pomegranates,... [Lire la suite]
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23 mai 2017

A fine and very rare famille rose ‘boys’ jar, Qianlong six-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-1795)

Lot 3030. A fine and very rare famille rose ‘boys’ jar, Qianlong six-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-1795); 6 in. (15.3 cm.) high, box. Estimate HKD 6,000,000 - HKD 8,000,000 (USD 774,097 - USD 1,032,130) © Christie's Images Ltd 2017 The jar is finely potted with a compressed globular body raised on a low foot ring and decorated in bright underglaze-blue and famille rose palettes depicting a garden scene with sixteen boys engaging in various... [Lire la suite]
19 mai 2017

A rare pair of famille rose ‘fruit’ dishes, Yongzheng six-character marks and of the period (1723-1735)

Lot 3028. A rare pair of famille rose ‘fruit’ dishes, Yongzheng six-character marks in underglaze blue within double circles and of the period (1723-1735), 7 7/8 in. (20 cm.) diam., boxes. Estimate HKD 2,400,000 - HKD 3,500,000 (USD 309,724 - USD 451,681) © Christie's Images Ltd 2017 Each dish is finely potted with gently rounded sides rising from a short foot ring and superbly enamelled in varying shades including pink, green, brown, yellow, white and black. One dish is decorated... [Lire la suite]
14 mai 2017

A famille rose 'hundred bats' globular trumpet-necked vase, Guangxu six-character mark and of the period (1875-1908)

Lot 218. A famille rose 'hundred bats' globular trumpet-necked vase, Guangxu six-character mark and of the period (1875-1908), 39.5cm (15 1/2in) high. . Sold for £16,250 (€19,210). Photo: Bonhams. Brightly enamelled with a profusion of iron-red bats in flight amidst multicoloured lingzhi clouds, between a band of ruyi heads at the rim and upright lappets around the foot, divided at the shoulder by a band of lotus sprays alternating with gilt shou characters on the shoulder above a gilt... [Lire la suite]

14 mai 2017

A rare and large famille rose porcelain plaque, Daoguang period (1821-1850)

Lot 216. A rare and large famille rose porcelain plaque, Daoguang period (1821-1850). Estimate £3,000 - 5,000. Sold for £31,250 (€36,943). Photo: Bonhams. Finely enamelled with The Five Ancients gazing at a handscroll depicted with the taiji symbol as young attendants prepare tea, carry books, cups and a zither, below the Hehe Erxian floating in the clouds, all amidst a mountainous landscape with craggy rocks and pine trees, inset within a huanghuali frame on stand. With stand: 114.3cm... [Lire la suite]
14 mai 2017

A pair of famille rose 'Eight Immortals' wine cups, Iron-red Daoguang seal marks and of the period (1821-1850)

    Lot 215. A pair of famille rose 'Eight Immortals' wine cups, Iron-red Daoguang seal marks and of the period (1821-1850). Estimate £3,000 - 5,000. Sold for £3,750 (€4,433). Photo: Bonhams. Of octagonal form with each side depicting one of the Eight Daoist Immortals and their attributes, all above a band of crashing waves, the rims gilt. Each 6.3cm (2 1/2in) diam. (2).   Bonhams. FINE CHINESE ART, 11 May 2017, 11:00 BST, LONDON, NEW BOND STREET
10 mai 2017

A large pair of famille rose 'wu shuang pu' baluster vases, 19th century

Lot 131. A large pair of famille rose 'wu shuang pu' baluster vases, 19th century, 51 in. (129.5 cm.) high. Estimate GBP 40,000 - GBP 60,000 (USD 51,800 - USD 77,700). Price realised GBP 75,000 (USD 97,050). © Christie's Images Ltd 2017  Each vase is decorated with two turquoise-ground gilt-decorated archaistic dragon handles. The bodies are decorated in mirror image with scattered characters from the Wu Shuang Pu, the "Table of Peerless Heroes". Each... [Lire la suite]
07 mai 2017

A famille rose 'bats and peaches' vase, 19th century, Shende tang zhi hall mark in iron red

 Lot 94. A famille rose 'bats and peaches' vase, 19th century, Shende Tang zhi hall mark in iron red. Estimate GBP 20,000 - GBP 25,000 (USD 25,840 - USD 32,300) © Christie's Images Ltd 2017 The vase is decorated with a tree bearing nine peaches rising from a sea of frothing waves behind pierced rocks growing moss and lingzhi fungus, all below two iron-red bats in flight. 12 3/8 in. (31.5 cm.) high Provenance: Predominantly acquired in Amsterdam in the 1980s and 1990s Note: A vase... [Lire la suite]