18 août 2015

A pair of Chinese yellow glass ovoid jars and covers, late 19th-20th century

A pair of Chinese yellow glass ovoid jars and covers, late 19th-20th century. Estimate £1,200 – £1,800 ($1,879 - $2,819). Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 Each carved in low relief with a continuous scene of birds perched on flowering prunus branches, the domed covers similarly carved; 6 ½ in. (16.5 cm.) high, wood stands Property from The Geronimo Berenguer de Los Reyes, Jr. Collection CHRISTIE'S INTERIORS - INCLUDING ASIAN WORKS OF ART, 9 September 2015 - London, South Kensington

18 mars 2015

Two small blue and white ovoid jars and covers, Chongzhen period, circa 1643

Two small blue and white ovoid jars and covers, Chongzhen period, circa 1643. Estimate $1,500 - $2,500. Price Realized $1,250 . Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 Each small jar is decorated on the exterior with a mountainous river landscape. The flat covers are decorated with small landscape vignettes, one with a later two-character merchant's mark in black pigment. The flat, slightly recessed bases are unglazed. 3 ¾ in. (9.5 cm.) and 3 7/8 in. (9.8 cm.) high Provenance: The Property of Captain... [Lire la suite]
24 septembre 2012

A superb celadon-glazed ovoid jar and cover. Mark and period of Yongzheng

A superb celadon-glazed ovoid jar and cover. Mark and period of Yongzheng - Photo Sotheby's well potted with the gently curved sides rising to broad shoulders sweeping up to a short narrow neck, all supported on a broad low foot complementing with the overall profile, fitted with a small cylindrical cover with a flat top and rounded sides, covered overall in a classic flawless pale-celadon glaze, the recessed base inscribed with a six-character reign mark within a double circle in underglaze blue; 13.9 cm., 5 1/2... [Lire la suite]
05 mai 2012

An Imperial celadon-glazed ovoid jar and cover, China, seal mark and period of Qianlong

An Imperial celadon-glazed ovoid jar and cover, China, seal mark and period of Qianlong.  Photo Nagel the jar of characteristic ovoid form curving gently to the short neck surmounted by a low circular domed cover, moulded on either side with two C-shaped or half-moon. H. 22 cm. Lot 1037. Estimate 30000 / 50000 € Nagel Auctions. "Asian Art". May 10th 2012 http://www.auction.de/