01 mai 2016

A finely enamelled famille verte baluster vase, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 62. A finely enamelled famille verte baluster vase, Kangxi period (1662-1722). Estimate £700 - 1,000 (€900 - 1,300). Photo Bonhams. With flaring neck, brightly enamelled with water fowl amongst densely flowering, leafy lotus stems, the reverse inscribed with a poem, the shoulder with four blossom sprays on a leafy, whorl pattern ground. 18.5cm (7.1/4in) high.  Provenance: Hancock, 37, Bury Street, St. James's, S.W.1 (label). Bonhams. AUCTION 23541: ASIAN ART, 10:30 BST... [Lire la suite]
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01 mai 2016

A pair of fine famille verte oviform jars, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 59. A pair of fine famille verte oviform jars, Kangxi period (1662-1722). Estimate £2,000 - 3,000 (€2,600 - 3,800). Photo Bonhams. Each skilfully enamelled with a terraced garden with a peony tree, bamboo issuing from rockwork, birds in flight and butterflies, with a charming scene of a cat observing a bird on a red perch hanging from a branch, a ruyi head border at the shoulder, hard wood covers and stands. Each: 22cm (8 5/8in) high (6). Bonhams. AUCTION 23541: ASIAN ART, 10:30 BST... [Lire la suite]
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01 mai 2016

Three matched famille verte bottle vases, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 57. Three matched famille verte bottle vases, Kangxi period (1662-1722). Estimate £1,200 - 1,500 (€1,500 - 1,900). Photo Bonhams. Each enamelled with rectangular cartouches enclosing the 'Hundred Antiques', flowers and rockwork arrangements, interspersed with floral sprigs. The largest: 19cm (7 1/2in) high (3).  Provenance: Hancock, 37, Bury Street, St. James's, S.W.1 (label). Bonhams. AUCTION 23541: ASIAN ART, 10:30 BST - LONDON, KNIGHTSBRIDGE
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01 mai 2016

A matched pair of famille verte 'floral roundel' bottle vases, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 58. A matched pair of famille verte 'floral roundel' bottle vases, Kangxi period (1662-1722). Estimate £2,000 - 4,000 (€2,600 - 5,100). Photo Bonhams. Each globular bottle with a tall narrow neck, finely enamelled to the exterior with floral roundels amongst a leafy meander, the shoulder with a foliate border, the mouth with a cell diaper band, the bases with an under-glaze blue 'G' mark. The largest: 25cm (9 3/4in) high (2). Provenance: Hancock, 37, Bury Street, St. James's, S.W.1 (label).Heseltine... [Lire la suite]
01 mai 2016

An associated pair of famille verte bottle vases, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 50. An associated pair of famille verte bottle vases, Kangxi period (1662-1722). Estimate £1,500 - 1,800 (€1,900 - 2,300). Photo Bonhams. Decorated with panels of precious objects, and flowering plants issuing from pierced rockwork, the flaring necks with bulbous mid-sections, decorated with floral panels, within geometric and ruyi pattern borders. 25.5cm (10in) and 24.7cm (9.3/4in) high. (2). Bonhams. AUCTION 23541: ASIAN ART, 10:30 BST - LONDON, KNIGHTSBRIDGE
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01 mai 2016

A pair of famille verte quatre-lobed vases, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 49. A pair of famille verte quatre-lobed vases, Kangxi period (1662-1722). Estimate £2,500 - 3,000 (€3,200 - 3,800). Photo Bonhams. The bodies painted with panels of striding mythical beasts on rocky riverbanks, ducks and birds beneath overhanging flowering branches, the necks flanked by ruyi form handles and painted with peony stems issuing from rockwork and scattered flowerheads, the feet with single lotus stems. 29.2cm (11.1/2in) high. (2). Bonhams. AUCTION 23541: ASIAN ART, 10:30 BST... [Lire la suite]
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01 mai 2016

A finely enamelled famille verte 'King Wen and Jiang Ziya' charger, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 63. A finely enamelled famille verte 'King Wen and Jiang Ziya' charger, Kangxi period (1662-1722).  Estimate £1,500 - 2,000 (€1,900 - 2,600). Photo Bonhams. Skilfully enamelled with a narrative scene with an ancient ruler addressing a scholar sage by a riverside, surrounded with a border enclosing crustaceans in leaf-shaped cartouches reserved on grass diaper with prunus branches.38.5cm (15 1/8in) diam.  Notes: The dish depicts a story set in the 12th/11th century BC, in which King Wen of Zhou sought the... [Lire la suite]
01 mai 2016

A large famille verte bowl, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 51. A large famille verte bowl, Kangxi period (1662-1722). Estimate £1,500 - 1,800 (€1,900 - 2,300). Photo Bonhams. The deep vessel finely enamelled with lappet panels enclosing sprays of eight flower varieties including lotus, peony and prunus, all below a band depicting the attributes of the Four Arts and other Precious Objects, the interior with a central floral roundel, the interior mouth rim with the Three Abundances reserved on a diaper ground. 30.8cm (12 1/8in) diam Bonhams. AUCTION 23541: ASIAN... [Lire la suite]
01 mai 2016

A famille verte brushpot, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 48. A famille verte brushpot, Kangxi period (1662-1722). Estimate £800 - 1,200 (€1,000 - 1,500). Photo Bonhams. The cylindrical container enamelled to the exterior with a long tailed bird perched on bamboo issuing from rock work, alongside chrysanthemum and other flower varieties, the reverse with a bird in flight and some scattered sprigs.12cm (4 3/4in) high Bonhams. AUCTION 23541: ASIAN ART, 10:30 BST - LONDON, KNIGHTSBRIDGE
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01 mai 2016

A famille verte 'Generals of the Yang Family' charger, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 61. A famille verte 'Generals of the Yang Family' charger, Kangxi period (1662-1722). Estimate £2,000 - 4,000 (€2,600 - 5,100). Photo Bonhams. Delicately enamelled with a narrative scene with six female riders in the courtyard of a large villa, with an official observing from a balcony, all surrounded with a border containing the Eight Buddhist Emblems reserved on a diaper ground. 41.3cm (16 1/4in) diam. Provenance: Hancock, 37, Bury Street, St. James's, S.W.1 (label). Note: The narrative scene on... [Lire la suite]