26 juillet 2020

A fine Famille-Rose 'Balsam Pear' bowl, Seal Mark and Period of Qianlong (1736-1795)

Lot 3117. A fine Famille-Rose 'Balsam Pear' bowl, Seal Mark and Period of Qianlong (1736-1795); 11.2 cm, 4 1/2  in . Estimate 400,000 — 600,000 HKD. Lot sold 500,000 HKD. Courtesy Sotheby's the with deep rounded sides rising from a straight foot to an everted rim, finely enamelled with a balsam pear vine twisting around the exterior suspending ripe fruit bursting with seeds and issuing verdant leaves and pale yellow blossoms, bamboo shoots rising to one side of... [Lire la suite]

19 juillet 2020

A finely enamelled coral-ground famille-rose bowl, Seal mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795)

Lot 3109. A finely enamelled coral-ground famille-rose bowl, Seal mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795); 10.8 cm, 4 1/4  in. Estimate 900,000 — 1,200,000 HKD. Lot sold 1,750,000 HKD. Courtesy Sotheby's well potted with deep rounded sides resting on a short foot, the exterior vibrantly enamelled with three pink blossoming peonies on green branches, each within a lemon-yellow ground cartouche bordered with foliate scrollwork, alternating with blue flowerheads, all reserved on a... [Lire la suite]
04 juillet 2020

A famille-rose 'peony and magnolia' dish, Xuantong six-character mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1908-1911)

Lot 143. A famille-rose 'peony and magnolia' dish, Xuantong six-character mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1908-1911). Diamètre: 19,6 cm. (7 ¾ in.). Estimate EUR 6,000 - EUR 10,000. Price realised EUR 43,750. © Christie's Image Ltd 2020. Le corps ovoïde est décoré de nombreuses chauves-souris volant parmi des nuages en forme de lingzhi. Le pied est orné d'une frise de pétales stylisés et l'épaulement est rehaussé d'une frise de lotus alternant avec des... [Lire la suite]
04 juillet 2020

A famille-rose 'Hundred bats' vase, Guangxu six-character mark in iron red and of the period (1875-1908)

Lot 141. A famille-rose 'Hundred bats' vase, Guangxu six-character mark in iron red and of the period (1875-1908). Hauteur: 39,3 cm. (15 ½ in.). Estimate EUR 5,000 - EUR 8,000. Price realised EUR 20,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2020. Le corps ovoïde est décoré de nombreuses chauves-souris volant parmi des nuages en forme de lingzhi. Le pied est orné d'une frise de pétales stylisés et l'épaulement est rehaussé d'une frise de lotus alternant avec des caractères shou. Le col est... [Lire la suite]
07 mai 2020

A pair of famille-rose jars and covers, Qing dynasty, Yongzheng period, circa 1730

Lot 368. A pair of famille-rose jars and covers, Qing dynasty, Yongzheng period, circa 1730; 44cm., 17¼in. Estimate 12,000 — 18,000 GBP. Lot Sold 12,500 GBP. Photo Sotheby's. each of ovoid form, brightly decorated with distant figures and elaborate pavilions sheltered amongst trees and jagged rocks, set in a riverside landscape with sampan boats, all between shaped floral cartouches reserved on a trellis band, the neck with detached floral branches, surmounted by a similarly... [Lire la suite]
07 mai 2020

A fine famille-rose ‘Immortals’ vase, Early 20th century

Lot 363. A fine famille-rose ‘Immortals’ vase, Early 20th century; 28cm., 11in. Estimate 8,000 — 12,000 GBP. Lot Sold 10,000 GBP. Photo Sotheby's. of ovoid form, surmounted by a waisted neck, brightly painted to the exterior with a figure pushing a cart behind the Three Star Gods riding on horses, the base enamelled in iron-red with a Juren Tang zhi (Hall of Dwelling in Benevolence) seal mark. Sotheby's. Important Chinese Art, London, 13 may 2015

07 mai 2020

A pair of famille-rose floral bowls, Yongzheng marks and period (1723-1735)

Lot 348. A pair of famille-rose floral bowls, Yongzheng marks and period (1723-1735); 12.1cm., 4 3/4 in. Estimate 6,000 — 8,000 GBP. Lot Sold 7,500 GBP. Photo Sotheby's. each with deep rounded sides, painted to the exterior with a blossoming peony spray and a single butterfly in flight, inscribed to the base with a six-character reign mark. Sotheby's. Important Chinese Art, London, 13 may 2015
07 mai 2020

A famille-rose abstinence plaque, Qing dynasty, Jiaqing period (1796-1820)

Lot 347. A famille-rose abstinence plaque, Qing dynasty, Jiaqing period (1796-1820); 6.3cm., 2 1/2 in. Estimate 3,000 — 5,000 GBP. Lot Sold 5,250 GBP. Photo Sotheby's. of shaped oval form, with a central vertical panel to each side one side  marked zhai jie and the other in Manchu script bordered with a dense design of stylized lotus on a pink ground, wit gilt ruyi borders, the sides painted with scrolling foliage on a coral ground. Sotheby's. Important Chinese... [Lire la suite]
19 avril 2020

A famille-rose 'Landscape' brushpot, Qing dynasty, Qianlong-Jiaqing period

Lot 3650. A famille-rose 'Landscape' brushpot, Qing dynasty, Qianlong-Jiaqing period(1736-1820); 19 cm., 7 1/2  in. Estimate 300,000 — 400,000 HKD. Lot Sold 750,000 HKD. Photo: Sotheby’s. of cylindrical form, the exterior delicately painted in a soft famille-rose palette with a continuous scene depicting a two-storeyed pavilion amidst an idyllic landscape with lush vegetation, moutainous cliffs and jagged rockwork, the pavilion with a large balcony occupied by a few... [Lire la suite]
19 avril 2020

A fine Famille-Rose 'Butterfly and Flower' dish, mark and period of Yongzheng (1723-1735)

Lot 3642. A fine Famille-Rose 'Butterfly and Flower' dish, mark and period of Yongzheng (1723-1735); 15 cm., 5 7/8  in. Estimate 120,000 — 180,000 HKD. Lot Sold 237,500 HKD. Photo: Sotheby’s. the shallow rounded sides rising from a slightly tapered foot, the interior decorated in vibrant enamels with two fluttering butterflies in the centre, surrounded by four various floral sprigs, including chrysanthemum and aster blossoms. Provenance: Sotheby's Hong Kong,... [Lire la suite]