19 janvier 2018

A rare gilt-decorated teadust ' pomegranate' vase, Seal mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795)

Lot 1604. A rare gilt-decorated teadust ' pomegranate' vase, Seal mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795); 20.5 cm., 8 1/8 in. Est. 1,500,000—1,800,000 HKD. Lot Sold  2,900,000 HKD. photo courtesy Sotheby's 2009. the tri-lobed globular body rising to a tall neck with an everted lip, supported on a splayed foot, covered overall in an olive-green teadust glaze gilded with chrysanthemum scrolls throughout, the shoulders surmounted by a high-relief modeled branch of pomegrante wrapping itself around the... [Lire la suite]