31 juillet 2019

Two green and yellow-glazed bowls, Tongzhi (1862-1874) and Xuantong (1908-1911) marks in black and of the period

Lot 973. Two green and yellow-glazed bowls, Tongzhi (1862-1874) and Xuantong (1908-1911) marks in black and of the period; 5 and 4¾ in. (12.7 and 12 cm.) diam. Estimate $4,000 - USD 6,000. Price realised USD 8,125. © Christie's Images Ltd 2014 The bowls are painted on the exterior with two fruiting peach trees and birds in flight. Property from the Collection of Arthur Moore, New York. Provenance: Acquired in New York prior to 1970. Christie's. FINE CHINESE CERAMICS AND WORKS OF... [Lire la suite]

16 avril 2019

A pair of puce-enamelled blue and white 'Eight Immortals' bowls, marks and period of Tongzhi (1862-1874)

Lot 3643. A pair of puce-enamelled blue and white 'Eight Immortals' bowls, marks and period of Tongzhi (1862-1874); 22.2 cm, 8 3/4  in. Estimate 120,000 — 150,000 HKD. Lot Sold 275,000 HKD (35,423 USD). Courtesy Sotheby's.  each with rounded sides resting on a tapered foot, the exterior painted in underglaze blue with the Eight Immortals carrying their various attributes, riding on various sea creatures or plants, journeying across a ground of cresting waves in... [Lire la suite]