06 mai 2015

A large finely painted yellow-ground blue and white 'Nine Peaches' dish, Qianlong six-character seal mark and of the period

Lot 16. A large finely painted yellow-ground blue and white 'Nine Peaches' dish, Qianlong six-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-1795); 10 5/8 in. (27 cm.) diam. Estimate £80,000 – £120,000 ($121,120 - $181,680). Price Realised GBP 98,500 (USD 151,780). © Christie's Image Ltd 2015 The dish is finely painted in the Ming style with a central medallion containing nine large peaches on leafy branches rendered in vibrant shades of cobalt blue, set against a bright... [Lire la suite]