27 novembre 2019

A pair of dayazhai yellow-ground grisaille-decorated jardinieres and stands, Guangxu period (1875-1908)

Lot 3086. A pair of dayazhai yellow-ground grisaille-decorated jardinieres and stands, Guangxu period (1875-1908); 5 1/2 in. (14 cm.) diam.. Estimate HKD 100,000 - HKD 150,000. Price realised HKD 100,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2019  Each jardinière is decorated with a bird on a flowering branch of peonies, beside an iron-red seal reading Tian di yi jia chun (spring throughout heaven and earth) and the characters Dayazhai (The Hall of Great Elegance). The stands are decorated... [Lire la suite]

27 décembre 2018

A pair of famille-rose jardinières and stands, 20th century

Lot 1464. A pair of famille-rose jardinières and stands, 20th century. Height of jardinière 4 3/8  in., 11.1 cm. Estimate $3,000 - $5,000. Sold: $25,000. © Sotheby's each jardinière of tapering cylindrical form rising from three ruyi-form feet to a barbed everted rim, painted on the exterior with rocks, flowers, and lingzhi, the rim with four floral scrolls, the stands repeating the form and motifs, each jardinière and stand with an iron-red apocryphal four-character Hongxian... [Lire la suite]
02 juin 2016

A pair of yellow-ground grisaille-decorated jardinières and stands, Guangxu period (1875-1908)

Lot 3246. A pair of yellow-ground grisaille-decorated jardinières and stands, Guangxu period (1875-1908). Estimate HK$500,000 - HK$700,000 ($64,669 - $90,536). Price Realized HK$687,500 ($88,892).Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2016. Each is of tall, slightly tapering form, and is painted on the exterior in grisaille with sprays of chrysanthemum and leaves, reserved on an even lemon-yellow ground. Each has a three-character Dayazhai mark in black and one iron-red oval seal, tian di... [Lire la suite]
28 septembre 2013

A rare lobed doucai jardinière and stand, Qing Dynasty, Qianlong Period

Lot 3015. A rare lobed doucai jardinière and stand, Qing Dynasty, Qianlong Period (1735-1796);  18.2 cm., 7 1/8  in. the stand 19.5 cm., 7 5/8  in. Estimate 1,200,000 — 1,800,000 HKD. Lot sold 1,600,000 HKD. Photo: Sotheby's of mallow shape with deep lobed sides and a raised everted rim divided into eight foliations, supported on four feet of ruyi outline and a shallow matching stand of conforming section, each decorated on the... [Lire la suite]