03 mai 2019

A pair of lemon-yellow-enamelled flared cups, Qianlong six-character marks in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-1795)

Lot 162. A pair of lemon-yellow-enamelled flared cups, Qianlong six-character marks in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-1795); 3 7/8 in. (9.8 cm.) diam. Estimate: GBP 8,000 - GBP 12,000 (USD 10,424 - USD 15,636). © Christie's Images  Ltd 2019. The cups have flared sides with a slightly everted rim and are supported on a ring foot. They are covered to the interior, exterior and base with a bright lemon-yellow enamel. Provenance: Private English Collection, formerly in a private collection... [Lire la suite]

04 avril 2017

A rare pair of lemon-yellow-enamelled saucers, Marks and period of Yongzheng (1723-1735)

Lot 1122. A rare pair of lemon-yellow-enamelled saucers, Marks and period of Yongzheng (1723-1735). Estimate 800,000 — 1,000,000 HKD. Lot sold 1,625,000 HKD. Photo: Sotheby's. the delicate shallow rounded sides exquisitely moulded in the form of slender fluted petals with pointed tips radiating from a slightly each delicately potted with shallow rounded sides and a recessed centre to the interior resting on a short slightly tapered foot, evenly covered overall save for the... [Lire la suite]
03 avril 2015

A fine and rare lemon-yellow cup, Mark and period of Yongzheng

Lot 116. A fine and rare lemon-yellow cup, Mark and period of Yongzheng (1723-1735); 6.3 cm., 2 1/2  in. Estimate 900,000 — 1,200,000 HKD (102,614 - 136,819 EUR). Lot sold 2,480,000 HKD. Photo: Sotheby's. delicately potted with deep rounded sides supported on a short foot, the exterior covered with a vibrant lemon-yellow enamel stopping neatly at the foot, the base inscribed in underglaze blue with a four-character reign mark within a double-square. ... [Lire la suite]
08 novembre 2010

A lemon-yellow enamelled cup, Mark and period of Yongzheng (1723-1735)

Lot 2654. A lemon-yellow enamelled cup, Mark and period of Yongzheng (1723-1735); 9.1 cm, 3 5/8 in. Estimate 500,000—700,000 HKD. Lot Sold 1,700,000 HKD. Courtesy Sotheby's 2010. finely potted with slightly flared sides, rising from a short footring, the exterior enamelled in a brilliant tone of lemon yellow, the interior glazed white, the countersunk base inscribed with a six-character reign mark within a double circle in underglaze blue. Provenance: Sotheby's Hong Kong, 20th November 1984, lot 442. ... [Lire la suite]