23 août 2022

A Famille-Rose ‘Apricot Blossom’ Month Cup, Mark and Period of Kangxi (1662-1722)

Lot 3551. A Famille-Rose ‘Apricot Blossom’ Month Cup, Mark and Period of Kangxi (1662-1722). D 6.5cm. Sold for HKD 780,000 (Estimate HKD 650,000 - 950,000). © Poly Auction Hong Kong Limited 2022 The cup is of small form, with a slightly flared rim and deep belly, the upper belly sloping and straight, the lower belly slightly folded, and the lower foot surrounded by a footrim, the surface of the cup being thin and light, the glaze warm and moist, the exterior and exterior glazed with... [Lire la suite]

08 août 2022

A Ruby-Ground Famille-Rose ‘Floral’ Wall Vase, Seal Mark and Period of Qianlong

Lot 3317. A Ruby-Ground Famille-Rose ‘Floral’ Wall Vase, Seal Mark and Period of Qianlong (1736-1795). H 20.8cm. Sold for HKD 816,000 (Estimate HKD 700,000 - 900,000). © Poly Auction Hong Kong Limited 2022  Provenance: 1. Collection of Mr Luigi Anton Laura, Bordigera, Italy, 19782. Sotheby's Hong Kong, 4 October 2016, no. 1023. Collection of the Duchamp family, Paris, France Note: The back of the vase is flat, with a skewed mouth, the interior glazed in turquoise.... [Lire la suite]
08 août 2022

A Pair of Famille-Rose ‘Ministers’ Altar Ornaments, Qing Dynasty, Qianlong Period

Lot 3314. A Pair of Famille-Rose ‘Ministers’ Altar Ornaments, Qing Dynasty, Qianlong Period (1736-1795). H 11.5cm H 12cm. Sold for HKD 132,000 (Estimate HKD 80,000 - 150,000). © Poly Auction Hong Kong Limited 2022  Provenance: 1. Private collection, Nice, France, 19882. Sotheby's Hong Kong, 4 October 2016, no. 1043. Duchamp Family Collection, Paris, France. Note: This pair of famille-rose figures is one of the seven treasures of Tibetan Buddhism, with a seated civil... [Lire la suite]
23 mai 2022

A lavender-ground famille-rose 'dayazhai' bowl, Qing dynasty, Guangxu period (1875-1908)

  Lot 98. A lavender-ground famille-rose 'dayazhai' bowl, Qing dynasty, Guangxu period (1875-1908); Diameter 15.8 cm., 6¼ in. Lot sold 6,300 GBP (Estimate : 5,000 - 8,000 GBP). © Sotheby's 2022 Sotheby's. Important Chinese Art, London, 11 May 2022
23 mai 2022

A yellow-ground famille-rose medallion bowl, Qing dynasty, 19th century

Lot 101. A yellow-ground famille-rose medallion bowl, Qing dynasty, 19th century; Diameter 11.6 cm, 4⅝ in. Lot sold 27,720 GBP (Estimate : 10,000 - 15,000 GBP). © Sotheby's 2022 the base with hall mark reading Caixiutang zhi in underglaze blue. Sotheby's. Important Chinese Art, London, 11 May 2022
23 mai 2022

A fine yellow-ground famille-rose bowl, Seal mark and period of Daoguang

Lot 99. A fine yellow-ground famille-rose bowl, Seal mark and period of Daoguang (1821-1850); Diameter 18.4 cm, 7¼ in. Lot sold 56,700 GBP (Estimate : 20,000 - 30,000 GBP). © Sotheby's 2022 the base with a six-character seal mark in underglaze blue. Note: Based on earlier enamelled models first made during the Kangxi period, several bowls of this combination and size bearing a Daoguang mark are known, compare, for instance, a bowl of this type in the Baur Collection, Geneva,... [Lire la suite]

20 mai 2022

A famille-rose 'lotus' stemcup, Seal mark and period of Qianlong

Lot 3645. A famille-rose 'lotus' stemcup, Seal mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795); d. 9.5 cm; h. 7.4 cm. Lot sold 882,000 HKD (Estimate : 600,000 - 800,000 HKD). © Sotheby's 2022 Provenance: Millon & Associes Paris, 4th December 2012, lot 31. Sotheby's. Important Chinese Art including Jades from the De An Tang Collection and Gardens of Pleasure – Erotic Art from the Bertholet Collection, Hong Kong, 29 April 2022
15 mai 2022

A famille-rose hexagonal brushpot, Qing dynasty, Yongzheng period (1723-1735)

Lot 91. A famille-rose hexagonal brushpot, Qing dynasty, Yongzheng period (1723-1735). Height 12.4 cm, 4⅞ in. Lot sold 8,820 GBP (Estimate : 2,000 - 3,000 GBP). © Sotheby's 2022 Sotheby's. Important Chinese Art, London, 11 May 2022
30 avril 2022

An outstanding and finely enamelled famille-rose 'peach' charger, Mark and period of Yongzheng (1723-1735)

Lot 3. From the Private Collection of Joseph Lau. An outstanding and finely enamelled famille-rose 'peach' charger Mark and period of Yongzheng (1723-1735); 51 cm. Lot sold: 18,525,000 HKD (Estimate:1,500,000 - 2,000,000 HKD). © Sotheby's 2022.  superbly decorated with two fruiting and flowering peach boughs, naturalistically depicted side by side and crossing over, each rendered rising from the footrim, with thinner branches extending halfway across the exterior, and continuing over the rim... [Lire la suite]
12 mars 2022

A famille-rose 'chicken and boy' cup, Seal mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795)

Lot 81. A famille-rose 'chicken and boy' cup, Seal mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795). Height 2¾ in., 7 cm. Estimate: 20,000 - 30,000 USD. Lot sold: 81,900 USD. © Sothebys. bearing an inscription of an imperial poem by the Qianlong Emperor dated to the bingshen year (1776) and followed by two iron-red seal marks reading san and long, the base with a six-character fanggu seal mark in underglaze blue.. Provenance: Sotheby's London, 28th... [Lire la suite]