11 avril 2015

A rare incised green-enamelled 'Dragon' dish, Mark and period of Zhengde

A rare incised green-enamelled 'Dragon' dish, Mark and period of Zhengde. Estimate 150,000 — 200,000 HKD. Lot sold 475,000 HKD (56,458 EUR). Photo courtesy Sotheby's the interior centred with a medallion enclosing a five-clawed dragon writhing amidst stylised ruyi-shaped clouds, the exterior incised with two five-clawed dragons striding against an incised wave ground, the base inscribed in underglaze blue with a six-character reign mark; 17.7 cm., 7 in. ... [Lire la suite]

11 avril 2015

A fine green-enamelled 'Dragon' jar, Seal mark and period of Qianlong

A fine green-enamelled 'Dragon' jar, Seal mark and period of Qianlong. Estimate 200,000 — 300,000 HKD. Lot sold 500,000 HKD (59,429 EUR). Photo courtesy Sotheby's well potted with a tapering ovoid body rising from a recessed base to a rounded shoulder and narrow short neck, decorated around the exterior in underglaze-blue and green enamel with a pair of five-clawed dragons in pursuit of a flaming pearl, all above an upright lotus lappet band, the shoulder with... [Lire la suite]
28 avril 2014

A rare green-enamelled 'Dragon' dish, Zhengde six-character mark in underglaze blue within a double circle and of the period

A rare green-enamelled 'Dragon' dish, Zhengde six-character mark in underglaze blue within a double circle and of the period (1506-1521). Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2014. The dish is finely potted with rounded shallow sides, supported on a short slightly tapered foot. The exterior is incised and enamelled in green with two striding dragons, and the interior depicts a sinuous dragon amongst scrolling clouds and flames contained within a central medallion. 8 in. (20.3 cm.) diam. Estimate £15,000 – £20,000 ($25,185 - $33,580) ... [Lire la suite]
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24 mai 2013

A very rare Green-Enamelled ‘Dragon’ Bottle Vase, Daoguang iron red six-character seal mark and of the period (1821-1850)

A very rare Green-Enamelled ‘Dragon’ Bottle Vase, Daoguang iron red six-character seal mark and of the period (1821-1850). Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2013 Potted with a long neck and globular body, the exterior is enamelled in green and black with three five-clawed writhing dragons confronting a 'flaming pearl' among floating clouds, between gilt borders on the mouth rim and base. The interior and base are enamelled turquoise, with an iron-red mark reserved to the centre of the base. 10 3/4 in. (27 cm.) high, box.... [Lire la suite]
27 avril 2013

An incised green-enamelled ‘dragon’ bowl, Zhengde mark and period - Sotheby's

An incised green-enamelled ‘dragon’ bowl, Zhengde mark and period - Sotheby's the deep rounded sides rising from a straight foot to a flared rim, decorated to the exterior with two green five-clawed dragons pacing amongst an incised wave ground in pursuit of flaming pearls, the interior with a central medallion enclosing a green dragon writhing amongst clouds, inscribed to the base with a six-character mark within a double-circle, 20.2cm., 8in. Estimation: 30,000 - 50,000 GBP PROVENANCE; Property of a Hong Kong... [Lire la suite]
11 novembre 2012

A green-enamelled 'dragon' jar and cover, Qianlong Seal Mark And Period - Sotheby's

A green-enamelled 'dragon' jar and cover, Qianlong Seal Mark And Period - Photo Sotheby's the tapering ovoid body rising to a rounded shoulder set with a short straight neck, decorated in green enamel with a pair of ferocious dragons in pursuit of flaming pearls amongst scrolling clouds, all beneath a frieze of beribbonedbajixiang and above a lappet band, the cover similarly decorated with a coiled dragon chasing a flaming pearl, the recessed base inscribed with a six-character Qianlong seal mark; 21.5cm., 8 1/2... [Lire la suite]


30 septembre 2012

A Fine Green-Enamel 'Dragon' Bowl. Mark and Period of Zhengde - Sotheby's

A Fine Green-Enamel 'Dragon' Bowl. Mark and Period of Zhengde - Photo Sotheby's the deep rounded sides rising from a slightly tapered foot to a flared rim, the interior centred with a medallion enclosing a five-clawed dragon writhing among stylized clouds, its incised scaly body and powerful limbs largely left on the biscuit and covered with a bright green enamel partly overlapping the surrounding glaze, the inner walls left plain except for a green line at the rim, the exterior... [Lire la suite]
08 mai 2012

A fine pair of green-enamelled 'dragon' jars and covers. Qianlong seal marks and period

A fine pair of green-enamelled  'dragon' jars and covers. Qianlong seal marks and period. Photo Sotheby's each with a globular tapering body rising to a rounded shoulder surmounted by a short neck, decorated in underglaze-blue and green enamel with a pair of ferocious dragons in pursuit of a flaming pearl amongst scrolling clouds, all below a frieze of beribboned bajixiang framed with bands of swirls and ruyi heads, skirted at the foot with a lappet band, the cover with a coiled dragon... [Lire la suite]
28 avril 2012

A green-enamelled 'Dragon' Jar. Seal mark and period of QianlongA green-enamelled 'Dragon' Jar. Seal mark and period of Qianlo

A green-enamelled  'Dragon' Jar. Seal mark and period of Qianlong. Photo Sotheby's the globular tapering body rising to a rounded shoulder set with a short straight neck, decorated in green enamel with a pair of ferocious dragons, each chasing a 'flaming pearl' amongst scrolling clouds, all beneath a frieze of bajixiang, the recessed base inscribed in underglaze blue with a six-character reign mark; 19.7 cm., 7 3/4 in. Estimation 400,000-600,000 HKD. Lot 3174 unsold.  NOTE DE... [Lire la suite]
30 novembre 2010

A green-enamelled 'dragon' jar & a green-enamelled 'dragon' dish. Qianlong seal mark and of the period

A green-enamelled 'dragon' jar. Qianlong seal mark and of the period Of well-potted ovoid form, vibrantly painted around the sides in underglaze blue and green enamel with two scaly striding dragon in pursuit of flaming pearls, amidst cloud and flame scrolls, with a band of lappets at the base and the Eight Buddhist Emblems, Bajixiang, encicling the neck at the shoulder; 19.4cm high - Sold for HK$336,000 清乾隆 白地綠彩雲龍紋罐 「大清乾隆年製」篆款A similar Qianlong green 'dragon' jar in the National Palace Museum, Taipei, is illustrated in... [Lire la suite]