19 décembre 2010

Kangxi Famille Verte & 119th century @ Christie's. European Noble and Private Collections, Amsterdam

A large Chinese famille verte three-piece garniture. Kangxi (1662-1722). Photo: Christie's Images Ltd., 2010 The sides enamelled with two large panels of figures in a palace interior with flower-vases and a crane, divided by narrow panels enclosing a dog confronting a squirrel perched in a hanging branch of vine, all above a band of shaped cartouches of scrolling leaves around the foot, comprising a baluster jar and a pair of beaker vases, one trumpet vase restored. The baluster jar 44 cm. high; the beaker vases 48 cm. high... [Lire la suite]

19 décembre 2010

Famille Verte d'époque Kangxi et Dynastie Qing @ Sotheby's. Asian Art, 16 Dec 10, Paris

Vase en porcelaine de la famille verte. Chine, dynastie Qing, époque Kangxi (1662-1722). photo Sotheby's de forme balustre, le col évasé, à décor en relief d'une femme et d'un dignitaire devant un écran décoré d'un paysage lacustre, à côté d'un vase de fleur sur une sellette rocailleuse et d'un support d'épée, l'épaulement rythmé de cartouches peints représentant des ustensiles de lettrés, le col décoré d'oiseaux, fleurs et grillon; 45 cm, 17 3/4 in. Est. 15,000—20,000 EUR. Lot Sold 39,150 EUR NOTE: A comparable vase with... [Lire la suite]
06 décembre 2010

A fine famille verte biscuit-enamelled dish, Kangxi six-character mark within double-circles and of the period (1662-1722)

Lot 2963. A fine famille verte biscuit-enamelled dish, Kangxi six-character mark within double-circles and of the period (1662-1722); 9 3/4 in. (24.8 cm.) diam. Estimate HK$1,200,000 - HK$1,800,000. Price Realized HK$2,540,000 ($328,423). ©  Christie's Images Ltd 2010 The shallow rounded sides rising to a flaring rim, painted to the interior in vibrant yellow, turquoise, green and aubergine enamels with branches of ripening peach and pomegranate, the centre incised with a five-clawed dragon chasing a... [Lire la suite]
11 novembre 2010

The Stenbeck Collection of Ming, Transitional & Kangxi Porcelain @ Bonhams

A fine blue and white sleeve vase. Circa 1640 © 2002-2010 Bonhams 1793 Ltd During the early/mid seventeenth century in China, for some fifty years the absence of Imperial patronage meant non-Imperial kilns played a leading role in ceramic production. This resulted in one of the most dynamic and fascinating periods in China's porcelain history. The withdrawal from Jingdezhen's potters of Court patronage led to a dramatic diversity of production, as the kilns turned their attention to selling both into the non-Imperial domestic... [Lire la suite]
28 octobre 2010

Christie's Hong Kong sales of chinese ceramics & works of art to offer an impressive array from celebrated private collections

A magnificent large pink-enamelled blue and white moonflask. Qianlong six-character sealmark and of the period (1736-1795) 19 1/4 in. (48.9cm.) high. Estimate: Estimate on request. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd., 2010 Hong Kong – Christie’s Hong Kong Fall sales of Important Ceramics and Works of Art will take place on December 1 at the Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre.  With three important single-owner sales and numerous important collections presented during this day-long series, collectors will be treated to... [Lire la suite]
25 octobre 2010

A very fine painted famille verte porcelain vase with illustrationb of the scene "san ying zhan lü bu". Kangxi period

A very fine painted famille verte porcelain vase with illustrationb of the scene "san ying zhan lü bu" from the roman "Sanguo Yanyi", with the battle of Liu Bei, Guan Yu and Zhang Fei against Lü Bu, China, Chenghua six-character-mark, Kangxi period. photo courtesy Nagel H. 42,7 cm - Estimate € 19000 / 25000 Nagel Auktionen. Asian Art. November 5th 2010 www.auction.de

03 septembre 2010

Chinese Famille Rose, Doucai, Famille Noire, Famille Verte, Wucai, Dayazhai porcelains @ Doyle New York

Pair of Chinese Famille Rose Enamel Porcelain Dishes. Yongzheng Six-Character Mark and of the Period. Photo: Courtesy Doyle New York. Enameled on the interior with blossoming peony within a ring of four bats. Diameter 3 3/4 inches. Estimate $20,000-30,000 Pair of Chinese Doucai Porcelain Chicken Cups. 18th/19th Century. Photo: Courtesy Doyle New York.   Each enameled on the interior with a rooster and hen perched on rockwork before blossoming flowers, the exterior sides with further scenes of rooster,... [Lire la suite]
09 juillet 2010

Chinese famille verte porcelains @ Christie's, The Althorp Attic Sale

A Chinese famille verte sleeve vase. Late 19th-early 20th century. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd., 2010 Enamelled with rectangular panels enclosing a pheasant and peony on one side and birds and a dragonfly with bamboo and gourds on the other, reserved on a brick-red ground with dragons and scrolling foliage, the neck with stiff leaves, 17½ in. (44.5 cm.) high - Estimate £500 - £800 Price Realized £3,000 Notes: Photographed in the Ante Room at Spencer House, circa 1926, as one of a pair of sleeve vases, prior to being moved... [Lire la suite]
17 juin 2010

Yongzheng imperial doucai dragon dish, Kangxi famille verte dragon yenyen & doucai dragon dish & Qianlong wucai dragon dish

A very rare and large imperial doucai dragon dish. China, Yongzheng six-character mark and of the period © 2010 Nagel - Auctions D. 27,3 cm. Estimate 45 000 € Sold 220 000 € References: Cf. a similar dish from the Yokogawa Collection is published 'Catalogue of the Tokyo National Museum', No. 631- Jarras Collection, Part II, Christie's Hongkong, 8.10.1990, Lot 315 - Gugong bowuyuan cang Gu taoci ziliao xuancui Bd. 2, no. 139 - 'The Wonders of the Potter's Palette - Qing Ceramics from the Hongkong Museum of Art', 1984, no.... [Lire la suite]
11 juin 2010

Époque Kangxi (1662 - 1722). Important plat et deux coupes rondes de la famille verte, verseuse Transition et coupe doucai

Époque Kangxi (1662 - 1722). Important plat.  photo Piasa en porcelaine blanche décorée en émaux polychromes de la famille verte de grue et cerf au centre sur une terrasse entourée de bonsaï et bambous, les bords décorés de pivoines stylisées et rinceaux entourant des médaillons de feuilles. Diamètre : 37,5 cm (Petites ébréchures) - Estimation : 2 000 / 2 500 € Époque Kangxi (1662 - 1722). Coupe ronde.  photo Piasa en porcelaine blanche décorée en émaux polychromes de lettrés dans un paysage montagneux,... [Lire la suite]