28 décembre 2018

An iron-red and underglaze blue 'Dragon' dish, Daoguang seal mark and period(1821-1850)

Lot 1101. An iron-red and underglaze blue 'Dragon' dish, Daoguang seal mark and period(1821-1850). Diameter 7 in., 17.8 cm. Estimate $6,000 - $8,000. Sold: $16,250. © Sotheby's the shallow rounded sides supported on a tapered foot, decorated on the interior with a central medallion enclosing an iron-red five-clawed dragon writhing against a ground of swirling waves, the underside similarly decorated with nine iron-red dragons above waves below a border of interlinked... [Lire la suite]

23 décembre 2018

An iron-red and underglaze blue 'wufu' dish, Tongzhi mark and period (1861-1875)

Lot 1005. An iron-red and underglaze blue 'wufu' dish, Tongzhi mark and period (1861-1875). Diameter 5 3/4  in., 14.8 cm. Estimate $3,000 - $5,000. Sold: $3,750. © Sotheby's with shallow rounded sides, the interior with five iron-red bats forming a ring in the center within an underglaze blue double-circle and twelve further bats on the side within another double-circle, the exterior repeating the motif with eight bats, the base with a six-character mark. Provenance: C.C. Teng... [Lire la suite]
23 décembre 2018

A pair of iron-red and underglaze blue 'wufu' dishes, Guangxu marks and period (1875-1908)

Lot 1004. A pair of iron-red and underglaze blue 'wufu' dishes, Guangxu marks and period (1875-1908). Diameter 4 3/8  in., 11.3 cm. Estimate $4,000 - $6,000. Sold: $8,750. © Sotheby's each with shallow rounded sides over a short tapered foot, the interior with five iron-red bats amid inky cobalt clouds, the exterior with three underglaze blue bats flying upward toward the rim, the base with a six-character mark. Sotheby's. Saturday at Sotheby’s: Asian Art, New York, 18 March 2017
21 décembre 2018

An iron-red and underglaze blue 'dragon' dish, Qing dynasty, Yongzheng period (1723-1735)

Lot 206. An iron-red and underglaze blue 'dragon' dish, Qing dynasty, Yongzheng period (1723-1735); 16.2 cm, 6 3/8  in. Estimate £5,000 - £7,000. Sold: £8,125. © Sotheby's  with shallow sides rising from a short foot to an everted rim, the interior medallion finely painted with a writhing five-clawed iron-red dragon pursuing a flaming pearl amidst blue cloud scrolls, within a double-circle also repeated at the rim, the exterior with a similar pair of dragons and 'flaming pearls', the base... [Lire la suite]
08 juin 2018

A large iron-red and underglaze blue 'dragon' deep bowl, Kangxi six-character mark and of the period (1662-1722)

Lot 147. A large iron-red and underglaze blue 'dragon' deep bowl, Kangxi six-character mark in underglaze blue within a double circle and of the period (1662-1722). Diamètre: 18,7 cm. (7 3/8 in.). Estimate EUR 40,000 - EUR 60,000 (USD 46,941 - USD 70,412). Unsold. © Christie's Images Ltd 2018. L'intérieur est orné d'un médaillon central abritant un dragon rouge-de-fer sur fond de vagues géométriques stylisées. Le même décor se répète à l'extérieur avec neuf dragons dans différentes positions. Les... [Lire la suite]
17 mai 2018

An iron-red and underglaze blue 'dragon' dish, Daoguang seal mark and period (1821-1850)

Lot 11. An iron-red and underglaze blue 'dragon' dish, Daoguang seal mark and period (1821-1850); 17.8 cm, 7 in. Estimate 6,000 — 8,000 GBP. Lot Sold 7,500 GBP. Courtesy Sotheby's 2018. the shallow rounded sides supported on a tapered foot, decorated on the interior with a central medallion enclosing an iron-red five-clawed dragon writhing against a ground of swirling waves, the underside similarly decorated with nine iron-red dragons above waves, the base... [Lire la suite]
20 janvier 2018

A very large pair of iron-red and underglaze blue jars and covers, Kangxi period, first quarter 18th century

Lot 22. A very large pair of iron-red and underglaze blue jars and covers, Kangxi period, first quarter 18th century; 24 ¼ in. (61.5 cm.) high, overall. Estimate USD 20,000 - USD 30,000. Price realised USD 56,250. © Christie's Images Ltd 2018 With bands of petal-shaped panels enclosing landscape vignettes, the collar of scrollwork, and the domed covers of conforming decoration with underglaze blue knop finial. Provenance: The Benjamin F. Edwards III Collection of Chinese Export Porcelain,... [Lire la suite]
03 décembre 2017

A rare pair of large iron-red and underglaze blue ‘dragon’ deep bowls, Kangxi marks and period (1662-1722)

Lot 3005. A rare pair of large iron-red and underglaze blue ‘dragon’ deep bowls, Kangxi six-character marks in underglaze blue within double circles and of the period (1662-1722); 7 3/8 in. (18.7 cm.) diam. Estimate 600,000 — 800,000 HKD. Price realised HKD 937,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2017 The bowls are each decorated to the entre with a roundel enclosing an iron-red five clawed dragon amongst underglaze blue cloud scrolls and waves. The exterior of the bowl is decorated with nine dragons in... [Lire la suite]
23 décembre 2016

A very large pair of iron-red and underglaze blue jars and covers, first quarter 18th century

Lot 346. A very large pair of iron-red and underglaze blue jars and covers, first quarter 18th century. Estimate USD 40,000 - USD 60,000 © Christie's Images Ltd 2016. With bands of petal-shaped panels enclosing landscape vignettes, the collar of scrollwork, and the domed covers of conforming decoration with underglaze blue knop finial - 24 ¼ in. (61.5 cm.) high, overall  Provenance: The Benjamin F. Edwards III Collection of Chinese Export Porcelain, Christie's New York, 22 January 2002, lot... [Lire la suite]