28 juin 2020

A powder-blue-ground rouleau vase, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 120. A powder-blue-ground rouleau vase, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722). Hauteur: 45,5 cm. (18 in.). Estimate EUR 6,000 - EUR 10,000. Price realised EUR 75,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2020. La panse est ornée des trois dieux Fu, Lu et Shou accompagné de jeunes garçons. Shoulao porte un long bâton dans une main et une pêche dans l'autre, une grue à ses côtés.. Provenance: Collection of J. W. Travers, Esq.Sotheby's London, 27 June 1974, lot 121. ... [Lire la suite]

17 décembre 2019

A blue and white powder-blue-ground jar and a cover, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 41. A blue and white powder-blue-ground jar and a cover, Kangxi period (1662-1722); 177⁄8 in. (45.5 cm.) high. Estimate: USD 600 - USD 800. Price Realised: USD 3,250. © Christie's Images Ltd 2019 The jar is decorated with shaped oval panels enclosing landscapes alternating with floral panels, the domed cover similarily decorated and surmounted by a bud-form finial, all reserved on a powder-blue ground. The Robert B. and Beatrice C. Mayer Family Collection. Provenance: Ralph M. Chait... [Lire la suite]
11 décembre 2019

A matched pair of powder-blue-ground yenyen vases, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 22. A matched pair of powder-blue-ground yenyen vases, Kangxi period (1662-1722); 18 1/8 in. (46 cm.) and 17 11/16 in. (45 cm.) high respectively. Estimate GBP 2,000 - GBP 3,000. Price realised GBP 4,182. © Christie's Images Ltd 2004 Both with wide flaring necks above high rounded shoulders and spreading bases, covered on the exteriors with mottled blue glazes stopping neatly above the white-glazed bases, one with base star cracks.  Provenance: E. T. Hall... [Lire la suite]
04 octobre 2019

A powder-blue-ground, iron-red, and gilt 'fish' rouleau vase, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 915. A powder-blue-ground, iron-red, and gilt 'fish' rouleau vase, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722). Height 18 5/8  in., 47.3 cm. Estimate 8,000 — 12,000 USD. Lot sold 7,500 USD. Courtesy Sotheby's. the cylindrical body rising from a low foot to a narrow columnar neck with a galleried rim, covered overall with a soufflé blue glaze, five large iron-red carp swimming around the body amidst small gilt fish, crabs, waterweeds, and blossoms, the shoulder with traces... [Lire la suite]
23 juillet 2019

A pair of unusual peachbloom-decorated powder-blue-ground bottle vases, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 889. A pair of unusual peachbloom-decorated powder-blue-ground bottle vases, Kangxi period (1662-1722); 8¼ in. (20.9 cm.) high. Estimate USD 6,000 - USD 8,000. Price realised USD 15,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2014 Each vase is decorated with three leaf-shaped panels enclosing three mythical beasts, two sitting on their hind legs and facing one another and the third crouching, all with eyes picked out in underglaze blue, the base is unglazed.  Christie’s. FINE CHINESE CERAMICS AND WORKS OF... [Lire la suite]
26 mars 2018

Two rare powder-blue-ground floral dishes, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period, circa 1720

Lot 304. Two rare powder-blue-ground floral dishes, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period, circa 1720. Diameter 10 1/2  in., 26.6 cm. Estimate 15,000 — 25,000. Lot sold 27,500 USD. © Sotheby's each with shallow rounded sides rising from a short tapered foot, the center superbly painted with flowers, one with gnarled magnolia branches bursting with blooms amidst sprays of thoroughwort, the other with grasses and lush lotus blossoms under a pendulous lotus leaf, set within a foliate-form... [Lire la suite]

26 mars 2018

A powder-blue-ground 'Immortals' vase, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 369. A powder-blue-ground 'Immortals' vase, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722). Height 16 7/8  in., 42.8 cm. Estimate 8,000 — 12,000. Lot sold 35,000 USD. © Sotheby's of slender baluster form, the body decorated all around with the Eight Daoist Immortals carrying their respective attributes through an ethereal azure expanse, Shoulao flying into the scene on the back of a crane, each of the figures modeled in white slip incised and enameled for naturalistic effect, three... [Lire la suite]
06 avril 2012

A powder-blue-ground 'floral' bowl. Mark and period of Yongzheng

A powder-blue-ground 'floral' bowl. Mark and period of Yongzheng.  Photo Sotheby's the deep rounded sides rising to a flared mallow-lobed rim, the exterior divided into six sections by spiralling petals radiating out from the base, each enclosing white chrysanthemum sprays with detailing picked out in white slip, above a double petal border reserved in white, all set against a speckled cobalt-blue glaze, the interior left white and lightly carved with six spiralling petals corresponding to the... [Lire la suite]
16 mai 2011

A massive pair of famille rose powder-blue-ground baluster vases and cover. Qianlong/Jiaqing

A massive pair of famille rose powder-blue-ground baluster vases and cover. Qianlong-Jiaqing period. Photo Bonhams Boldly reserved on the bodies with three large leaf-shaped panels in similar designs, one with an elegant lady and attendant on a fenced terrace, one with a lady Immortal holding a basket of flowers beside a bowing lady, one with a standing lady and a spotted deer on a leafy terrace, the three large panels divided by pairs of smaller four-lobed oval floral panels on the body, the necks and cover each with three... [Lire la suite]
25 janvier 2011

A pair of Chinese Export Famille-Verte powder-blue-ground bottle vases, Kangxi period, early 18th century

A pair of Chinese Export Famille-Verte powder-blue-ground bottle vases, Kangxi period, early 18th century. photo Sotheby's reserved with panels of objects and flowering plants. height 8 1/2 in., 21.6 cm - Estimate 5,000—7,000 USD. Lot Sold 3,125 USD Sotheby's. Important Americana Including American Stoneware Assembled by Mr. and Mrs. Edwin Hochberg, 21 Jan 11, New York www.sothebys.com