14 mars 2018

A peachblom-glazed brush washer, Kangxi mark and period (1662-1722)

Lot 318. A peachblom-glazed brush washer, Kangxi mark and period (1662-1722). Diameter 4 3/4  in., 12.1 cm. Estimate 50,000 — 70,000 USD. Lot sold 175,000 USD. © Sotheby's delicately potted with low rounded sides incurved at the mouth and supported on a low tapered foot, the exterior covered with a characteristically mottled crimson-red glaze transmuting to pale green tones particularly around the widest part of the body, speckled with tiny dots of emerald green,... [Lire la suite]