17 mars 2019

A rare and important pair of famille-verte meiping, Qing dynasty, dated Xinsi year, corresponding to 1701

Lot 336. A rare and important pair of famille-verte meiping, Qing dynasty, dated Xinsi year, corresponding to 1701. Height 12 in., 30.5 cm. Estimate: US$80,000 - US$120,000. Lot Sold 100,000 US$. Courtesy Sotheby's. each superbly potted with a well-proportioned rounded shoulder tapering to a low, splayed base and surmounted by a short waisted neck with a gently flaring rim, the baluster body vibrantly enameled with similar scenes of scholars paying homage, in one a kneeling scholar presents credentials near... [Lire la suite]