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]

07 mai 2017

A fine puce-enamelled blue and white 'Eight Immortals' bowl, Daoguang seal mark and of the period (1821-1850)

Lot 124. A fine puce-enamelled blue and white 'Eight Immortals' bowl, Daoguang seal mark and of the period (1821-1850). Estimate HK$ 150,000 - 200,000 (€18,000 - 23,000). Photo: Bonhams. Well potted with wide rounded sides, supported on a tapered foot, painted on the exterior in underglaze blue with the Eight Daoist Immortals holding their attributes and riding on various sea creatures or plants across puce-enamelled crested waves, the interior with a central medallion enclosing Shoulao, the God of Longevity,... [Lire la suite]
19 avril 2017

A fine puce-enamelled blue and white 'Eight Immortals' bowl, seal mark and period of Daoguang (1821-1850)

Lot 3706. A fine puce-enamelled blue and white 'Eight Immortals' bowl, seal mark and period of Daoguang (1821-1850), 22.1 cm, 8 5/8  in. Estimate 180,000 — 250,000 HKD. Lot sold 225,000 HKD. Photo: Sotheby's. well-potted 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 puce enamel, all above a key-fret band,... [Lire la suite]