27 avril 2017

A famille verte baluster jar, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 186. A famille verte baluster jar, Kangxi period (1662-1722); 29cm (11 3/8in) high. (2).  Estimate £4,000 - 6,000 (€4,700 - 7,100). Photo: Bonhams. Finely decorated around the exterior with a continuous scene of officials paying their respects to a seated dignitary and lady, all within palatial rooms and a fenced garden, wood cover. Note: The story depicted on the jar is from the play 'Thanksgiving Thrice', adapted from a popular novel by Feng Menglong 馮夢龍 (1574-1645). The story is about... [Lire la suite]

27 avril 2017

A pair of famille verte vases, gu, Shunzhi period (1644-1661)

Lot 185. A pair of famille verte vases, gu, Shunzhi period (1644-1661); 36cm (14 1/8in) high (2). Estimate £6,000 - 8,000 (€7,100 - 9,500). Photo: Bonhams. Each finely enamelled on the upper section with an iron-red sun and a bird and insects in flight above sprays of peony, orchid and prunus issuing from rockwork, the central section with leafy peony sprays and the lower section echoing the upper section with butterflies in flight beside further branches of peony, prunus and bamboo. Note: Compare... [Lire la suite]
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27 avril 2017

A pair of famille verte saucer dishes, 17th century

  Lot 183. A pair of famille verte saucer dishes, 17th century; 13cm (5 1/8in) diam. (2). Estimate £8,000 - 12,000 (€9,500 - 14,000). Photo: Bonhams. Enamelled to the interior respectively with a scene of a dignitary standing on a terraced garden anticipating the arrival of the Jade Emperor accompanied by an attendant, and a cowherd playing the flute travelling across a rocky landscape, each accompanied with a poem describing the scene. Note: On the dish with the official standing... [Lire la suite]
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04 mars 2017

A large famille verte 'pheasant' baluster vase, Late 19th century

Lot 2155. A large famille verte 'pheasant' baluster vase, Late 19th century. Estimate US$ 25,000 - 40,000 (€24,000 - 38,000). Photo: Bonhams. Of 'phoenix tail' vase form, with wide shoulder and flared trumpet neck, enameled with one pheasant perched on a rock, surrounded by blossoming peony and another pheasant perched in the branches of a magnolia tree, all reserved against a pale green ground. 33 1/8in (84.2cm) high Note: A similar vase was sold at Christie's, London, 15 May 2012, sale 5305, lot 204.... [Lire la suite]
04 mars 2017

A famille verte jardinière, 19th century

Lot 2150. A famille verte jardinière, 19th century. Estimate US$ 6,000 - 8,000 (€5,700 - 7,600). Photo: Bonhams. The deep rounded sides painted to the exterior with a narrative scene from the 'Romance of the Three Kingdoms', all between diaper bands incorporating panels of florets and scrolling leaves. 18 1/8in (46cm) diameter Bonhams. CHINESE WORKS OF ART AND PAINTINGS, 13 Mar 2017, 12:00 EDT, NEW YORK
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24 février 2017

Michael C. Hughes LLC at Asian Week New York, 9-18 march 2017

A Large Famille Verte Baluster Vase, China, Kangxi Period (1662-1722). Height: 17 1/4 inches © Michael C. Hughes LLC Ming Cloisonné Deep Basin. Ming Dynasty, 1368-1644. Diameter: 15 1/4 inches © Michael C. Hughes LLC Jizhou Wave Vase. Song-Yuan Dynasty, 12th-14th Century. Height: 7 1/4 inches © Michael C. Hughes LLC An Opaque Imperial-Yellow Glass Bottle. Qing Dynasty, 1644-1911. Height: 2 1/2 inches © Michael C. Hughes LLC Michael C. Hughes LLC (New... [Lire la suite]

23 décembre 2016

A large pair of famille verte jars and covers, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 339. A large pair of famille verte jars and covers, Kangxi period (1662-1722). Estimate USD 30,000 - USD 50,000 © Christie's Images Ltd 2016. Vividly enameled as two rows of petal-shaped panels filled with Chinese riverscapes alternating with blossoming plants and trees, all above colorful lappet borders at the bases and below further plants and grasses on the necks, the covers decorated to match and centered by large blue knops - 23 ½ in. (58.42 cm.) high  Christie's. Chinese Export... [Lire la suite]
31 octobre 2016

A large famille verte baluster shaped vase, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 20. A large famille verte baluster shaped vase, Kangxi period (1662-1722). Estimate GBP 15,000 - GBP 20,000 (USD 18,270 - USD 24,360). Photo Christie's Images Ltd 2016. The vase is decorated around the body with figures and equestrians in tree-lined rocky landscape scenes. The neck is painted with a group of attendants making offerings to an official. The base has an apocryphal Chenghua six-character mark in underglaze blue. 29 ¼ in. (74.3 cm.) high. Christie's. Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of... [Lire la suite]
31 octobre 2016

A famille verte 'dragon' incised bowl, Kangxi six-character mark within a double circle and of the period (1662-1722)

Lot36. A famille verte 'dragon' incised bowl, Kangxi six-character mark within a double circle and of the period (1662-1722). Estimate GBP 8,000 - GBP 12,000 (USD 9,744 - USD 14,616). Photo Christie's Images Ltd 2016. The exterior is incised with a pair of dragons, each in pursuit of a 'flaming pearl', over which yellow, green and aubergine enamels are applied to depict floral sprays and butterflies. 5 7/8 in. (14.9 cm) diam. Christie's. Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, 8 November... [Lire la suite]
11 septembre 2016

A famille verte brush washer, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 1354. A famille verte brush washer, Kangxi period (1662-1722). Estimate USD 8,000 - USD 12,000. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2016 The shallow, thick-walled vessel is decorated on the interior with a four-clawed green dragon pursuing a flaming pearl amidst flames, and on the exterior with three iron-red fish. An apocryphal Chenghua mark is in the recessed center of the base. 5 ½ in. (14 cm.) diam. Christie's. Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, 16 September 2016, New York,... [Lire la suite]
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