25 septembre 2017

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

Lot 7. A large famille verte jardinière, Kangxi period (1662-1722), 12¾ in. (32.5 cm.) high. Estimate: USD 3,000 - 5,000 © Christie's Images Ltd 2017 The jardinière is decorated with two egrets wading in a lotus pond amidst tall grasses and large blossoming lotus, below two decorative scrolling borders and a key-fret border. Christie's. The Art of China: Online Autumn Sale

24 septembre 2017

A famille verte 'Apricot blossom' 'Month' cup, Kangxi mark and period (1662-1722)

    Lot 1224. A famille verte 'Apricot blossom' 'Month' cup, Kangxi six-character mark in underglaze blue within a double circle and of the period (1662-1722), 2 in. (4.9 cm.) high. Estimate USD 25,000 - USD 35,000. Price realised USD 106,250. © Christie's Images Ltd 2017  The cup is delicately decorated on one side with a flowering apricot tree amidst grasses, rocks and plants, the reverse with a poetic inscription referring to the scene, followed by a... [Lire la suite]
24 septembre 2017

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

Lot 1220. A famille verte jardinière, Kangxi period (1662-1722). 12 ½ in. (31.8 cm.) high. Estimate USD 7,000 - USD 9,000. Price realised USD 6,875. © Christie's Images Ltd 2017 The jardinière is thickly potted and decorated on the deep sides with four fish, swimming amidst other smaller fish and aquatic plants. A bronze stand is affixed to the base.  Property from the Anna-Maria and Stephen Kellen Foundation, New York. Christie's. Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of... [Lire la suite]
23 septembre 2017

A famille verte 'Rice production' dish, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 1195. A famille verte 'Rice production' dish, Kangxi period (1662-1722), 13 ¾ in. (35 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 8,000 - USD 12,000. Price realised USD 95,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2017  The dish is decorated with a scene of a farmer fertilizing the rice in the foreground and another farmer carrying buckets of fertilizer in the background, accompanied by a poem describing the scene.  Note: The scene depicted on the present dish is number eight from the Gengzhi... [Lire la suite]
23 septembre 2017

A famille verte 'Rice production' dish, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 1194. A famille verte 'Rice production' dish, Kangxi period (1662-1722), 13 7/8 in. (35.2 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 6,000 - USD 8,000. Price realised USD 50,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2017  The dish is decorated with farmers sifting rice in a courtyard and a lady and a child inside a house in the background, accompanied by a poem describing the scene.  Note: The scene depicted on the present dish is number nineteen from the Gengzhi tu (Pictures of Ploughing and... [Lire la suite]
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23 septembre 2017

An unusual small famille verte rouleau vase, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 1191. An unusual small famille verte rouleau vase, Kangxi period (1662-1722), 7 7/8 in. (20 cm.) high. Estimate USD 5,000 - USD 7,000. Price realised USD 13,750. © Christie's Images Ltd 2017 One side is decorated with two men walking beneath a black umbrella in a landscape, and the reverse with dense black bamboo. Provenance: Frank Caro, New York, 1960s. Christie's. Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, 14 - 15 September 2017, New York

23 septembre 2017

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

Lot 1190. A large famille verte deep bowl, Kangxi period (1662-1722), 13 1/8 in. (33.3 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 6,000 - USD 8,000. Price realised USD 22,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2017 The bowl is decorated on the exterior with a continuous scene from the Romance of Three Kingdoms portraying Zhang Fei in a battle scene with warriors riding on horseback in a mountainous landscape, the interior with a hut set in a river landscape, all within a border of cartouches enclosing plants... [Lire la suite]
13 septembre 2017

Une sélection de Céramiques et Objets d'Art de la Chine chez Czerny's, Sarzana, Italy

 Lot 32. A fine and rare silver and jade ewer for the Mongolian market, Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911), Late 19th Century; height 30 cm. Estimate 4 000 €. Courtesy Czerny's Pear-shaped and inlaid, a jade medallion applied on each side, representing a qilong; ewer's mouth appears from the mouth of makara; a handle shaped as monster on the opposite side; the cover, tied to the ewer with a chain, ends in an elegant jade, carved in a shape of a duck; the item is decorated with corals and... [Lire la suite]
28 août 2017

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

 Lot 745. A large famille verte basin, Kangxi period (1662-1722), 16 in. (40.7 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 8,000 - USD 12,000. Price realised USD 11,250. © Christie's Images Ltd 2017 The basin is decorated in the center with a historical scene with the Eastern Han dynasty official Liu Kuan in a pavilion reprimanding a maidservant over spilt food, while his wife peeks out from behind a screen and two servants carry lanterns outside on a rocky terrace. The wide, everted rim is decorated with six cartouches... [Lire la suite]
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26 août 2017

A large famille verte, iron-red and gilt-decorated rouleau vase, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

    Lot 740. A large famille verte, iron-red and gilt-decorated rouleau vase, Kangxi period (1662-1722), 28 in. (71 cm.) high. Estimate USD 20,000 - USD 30,000. Price realised USD 52,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2017 The vase is decorated in iron-red highlighted with gilt and with details in black, soft green and yellow enamels with a continuous scene of a gentleman observing two ladies playing weiqi on a terrace, while another lady watches boys playing an acrobatic game.... [Lire la suite]