14 octobre 2016

An inscribed 'Langyao' red-glazed truncated bottle neck vase, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period, yiwei year (in accordance with 1775)

Lot 3648. An inscribed 'Langyao' red-glazed truncated bottle neck vase, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period, inscription dated to the yiwei year (in accordance with 1775); 18.1 cm., 7 1/8  in. Estimate 1,500,000 — 2,000,000 HKD. Lot sold 1,875,000 HKD. Photo: Sothebys. stoutly potted, the globular body rising to slanted shoulders surmounted by a columnar neck, applied overall with a deep speckled copper-red glaze draining from the rim in rich crimson and ruby tones to a sumptuous... [Lire la suite]