11 mars 2019

A rare Guan-type quadruple vase, Yongzheng seal mark and period (1723-1735)

Lot 518. A rare Guan-type quadruple vase, Yongzheng seal mark and period (1723-1735). Height 3 7/8  in., 9.9 cm. Estimate USD 80,000 — 120,000. Lot sold 100,000 USD. © Christie's Images Ltd 2019 finely potted as four vases of slender cylindrical form with sides gently curving to a short neck and everted rim, conjoined at the sides, the bodies covered overall in a soft pale bluish-gray glaze suffused with a matrix of golden crackles, the footring applied with dark brown... [Lire la suite]

21 janvier 2018

A rare guan-type quadruple vase, Seal mark and period of Yongzheng (1723-1735)

  Lot 3002. A rare guan-type quadruple vase, Seal mark and period of Yongzheng (1723-1735); 10 cm., 4 in. Estimate 250,000 — 350,000 HKD. Lot Sold 2,660,000 HKD. Photo Sotheby's 2011 finely potted as four vases of slender cylindrical form with sides gently curving to a short neck and everted rim, conjoined at the sides leaving a square-shaped aperture in the centre, the bodies covered overall in a soft pale bluish-grey glaze suffused with a matrix of golden crackles, the... [Lire la suite]
16 août 2012

A Very Rare Guan-Type Quadruple Vase. Yongzheng Four-Character Seal Mark In Underglaze Blue And Of The Period (1723-1735)

A Very Rare Guan-Type Quadruple Vase. Yongzheng Four-Character Seal Mark In Underglaze Blue And Of The Period (1723-1735). Photo: Christie's Images Ltd 2012. The vase is unusually constructed as four conjoined bottle vases of cylindrical shape, with waisted necks and lipped rims, and is covered overall with a pale blue-grey glaze suffused with a wide pattern of dark golden crackle. The base of each vase has one character of the reign mark, and is covered with a blue-grey glaze encircled by the foot rim which is covered in a... [Lire la suite]
02 avril 2012

A rare Guan-Type quadruple vase. Seal mark and period of Qianlong

A rare Guan-Type quadruple vase. Seal mark and period of Qianlong.  Photo Sotheby's comprising four slender almond-shaped vases, each with a waisted neck and foot, joined at middle and interconnected on the interior, the shoulders applied with four ruyi sceptre handles suspending mock rings, covered overall in a thick, opaque mottled greyish-blue glaze, the footrings dressed in a brown slip, the base of each vase inscribed with one character of a four-character reign mark; 16.2 cm., 6 3/8... [Lire la suite]