22 janvier 2019

A rare incised and green-glazed 'dragon' bowl, Kangxi six-character mark in underglaze blue within a double circle and of the pe

Lot 1743. A rare incised and green-glazed 'dragon' bowl, Kangxi six-character mark in underglaze blue within a double circle and of the period (1662-1722); 6 1/8 in. (15.5 cm.) diam. Estimate $20,000 - $30,000. Price Realized $27,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2011. With steep sides rising to the flared rim, finely incised on the exterior with two striding dragons in pursuit of pearls amidst clouds and flames and above crashing waves, all under a pale mint-green glaze. Provenance: Acquired in Hong Kong... [Lire la suite]

29 mars 2018

A fine pair of yellow-enamelled incised 'Dragon' bowls, Guangxu six-character marks and of the period (1875-1908) 

Lot 2319. A fine pair of yellow-enamelled incised 'Dragon' bowls, Guangxu six-character marks and of the period (1875-1908); 5 in. (12.7 cm.) diam. (2). Estimate HKD 100,000 - HKD 150,000. Price realised HKD 212,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2012 Each bowl is finely incised on the exterior with two dragons striding amidst flames in pursuit of 'flaming pearls' above cresting waves and rocks. Both are covered with a deep and rich yellow enamel. Christie's. Important Chinese... [Lire la suite]
16 octobre 2016

A pair of yellow-glazed incised 'dragon' bowls, Tongzhi six-character marks and of the period (1861-1875)

Lot 22. A pair of yellow-glazed incised 'dragon' bowls, Tongzhi six-character marks and of the period (1861-1875). Estimate £3,000 - 5,000 (€3,300 - 5,600). Photo: Bonhams. The curved sides rising from a short foot to a slightly everted rim, each incised around the exterior each with two dragons chasing flaming pearls amidst wisps and billowing waves, applied overall with a rich egg-yolk-yellow ground, the base glazed white. Each 14.4cm (5 5/8in) diam. (2). Provenance: Walter Thomas Gaze Cooper... [Lire la suite]