16 septembre 2015

A famille rose porcelain 'Bats' snuff bottle, Jingdezhen kilns, 1790-1880

A famille rose porcelain 'Bats' snuff bottle, Jingdezhen kilns, 1790-1880. Estimate $6,500 - $8,500 - Price Realized $8,125 . Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 The pear-shaped bottle is decorated with iron-red bats in flight amidst multi-colored clouds, and with five bats (wufu) encircling the seal mark on the rounded base. The base has a Qianlong four-character seal mark in iron red. 2 1/8 in. (5.4 cm.) high, glass stopper Provenance: Bernice Straus Hasterlik Collection; Sotheby's New York, 17 September... [Lire la suite]

13 septembre 2015

A small famille rose cylindrical brushpot, Jiaqing six-character seal mark in iron red and of the period (1796-1820)

A small famille rose cylindrical brushpot, Jiaqing six-character seal mark in iron red and of the period (1796-1820). Estimate $12,000 – $18,000. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 The exterior is decorated with the characters ji xiang ru yi ('May you have auspiciousness and your wishes fulfilled') in blue on a fine pink diaper ground within four quadrilobed panels separated by four iron-red bats suspending chimes amidst foliate sprays, all on a pale lime-green ground between ruyi and dot... [Lire la suite]
13 septembre 2015

An unusual pair of famille rose reticulated bowls and covers, Jiaqing six-character seal marks in iron red and of the period

An unusual pair of famille rose reticulated bowls and covers, Jiaqing six-character seal marks in iron red and of the period (1796-1820). Estimate $6,000 – $8,000. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 The bowls and covers are similarly decorated with a reticulated band of bats suspending chimes amidst lotus scrolls between ruyi borders on a yellow ground. The interiors, bases and finials are covered in turquoise enamel. The bowl: 4 ¾ in. (12 cm.) diam., box Provenance: Edith Root Grant... [Lire la suite]
12 septembre 2015

A pair of famille rose 'Bitter melon and Butterflies' bowls,Daoguang six-character seal marks and of the period

A pair of famille rose 'Bitter melon and Butterflies' bowls, Daoguang six-character seal marks in underglaze blue and of the period (1821-1850). Estimate 25,000 – $35,000 USD. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 Each is decorated on the exterior with a flowering bitter melon vine and bamboo that continue over the rim into the interior, the vine bearing two melons on the exterior and two on the interior, two of the melons with the seeds bursting through the pebbled pink and yellow rind, while two butterflies... [Lire la suite]
09 septembre 2015

A famille rose 'sanduo' bowl, Qianlong six-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-1795)

A famille rose 'sanduo' bowl, Qianlong six-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-1795). Estimate 3,000 – $5,000. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 The rounded sides are decorated with fruit-bearing branches of peach, pomegranate and lychee, the sanduo. 6 in. (15.2 cm.) diam. Christie’s. FINE CHINESE CERAMICS AND WORKS OF ART, 17 - 18 September 2015, New York, Rockefeller Plaza
09 septembre 2015

An exceptionally rare famille rose faceted pear-shaped vase, Qianlong six-character seal mark in iron red and of the period

An exceptionally rare famille rose faceted pear-shaped vase, Qianlong six-character seal mark in iron red and of the period (1736-1795). Estimate 600,000 – $800,000. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 Of rectangular section, the vase is decorated on two wide facets of the bombé body with a quatrefoil panel, enclosing a vignette of peony, crabapple and begonia growing amidst blue rocks on one side, and on the reverse with chrysanthemum, wanshouju and balsam also growing amidst blue rocks,... [Lire la suite]

21 août 2015

A Chinese famille rose 'Ducks and Lotus' bowl, Jiaqing six-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1796-1820)

A Chinese famille rose 'Ducks and Lotus' bowl, Jiaqing six-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1796-1820).  Estimate £1,200 – £1,800 ($1,880 - $2,820). Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 The exterior decorated with a pair of ducks swimming in a lotus pond and a cricket, the interior decorated with the Three Abundances, sanduo, a pomegranate, peach and finger citron and three bats; 7 ½ in. (19 cm.) diam. CHRISTIE'S INTERIORS - INCLUDING ASIAN WORKS OF ART, 9 September 2015, London, South... [Lire la suite]
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24 juillet 2015

Canton. Beau plat rond et creux en cuivre décoré en émaux polychromes de la famille rose, XVIIIe siècle, Période Yongzheng

Canton. Beau plat rond et creux en cuivre décoré en émaux polychromes de la famille rose, XVIIIe siècle, Période Yongzheng (1723 - 1735).  Estimation : 500 € / 600 €. Photo DUPONT & ASSOCIÉS en plein champ dans le style européen de personnages devant un paysage de bord de mer dans une réserve sur fond jaune à décor de fleurs et d'entrelaçs végétaux. Le revers à riche décor au centre de dragons en bleu sur fond jaune, sur l'aile d'un bandeau à guirlande de fleurs polychromes sur fond... [Lire la suite]
04 juin 2015

A famille rose vase, Jiaqing six-character seal mark and of the period (1796-1820)

A famille rose vase, Jiaqing six-character seal mark and of the period (1796-1820). Estimate €65.000 - €75.000. Photo courtesy Lempertz 1845 A famille rose vase of globular shape with long neck, decorated with lotus blossoms, stylised shou-character and bats, all reserved on a pink ground, the interior and underside glazed turquoise. Height 20.5 cm  Provenance:  European private collection  Literature: For a Jiaqing mark and period vase with a lime-green ground with related... [Lire la suite]
03 juin 2015

A fine famille rose wall vase, Qianlong four-character seal mark in iron red in a line and of the period (1736-1795)

A fine famille rose wall vase, Qianlong four-character seal mark in iron red in a line and of the period (1736-1795). Estimate HK$800,000 - HK$1,200,000 ($110,000 - $150,000). Price Realized HK$3,160,000 ($409,236). Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 The vase is decorated to the body with a central cartouche enclosing several leafy flowering chrysanthemum and aster stems, surrounded by elaborate brightly-enamelled lotus scrolls to the sides and neck. The neck is applied with two archaistic... [Lire la suite]