15 juillet 2015

Chinese Famille Rose enameled porcelain vase, reticulated design, Qianlong apocryphal mark, late 19th century

Chinese Famille Rose enameled porcelain vase, reticulated design, Qianlong apocryphal mark, late 19th century. Estimate $30,000 – $50,000. Photo 888 Auctions. with an inset medallion depicting auspicious waves in front of crashing waves, above and below the geometric dragon band features foreign lotus scrolls borne on lobed-tipped branches; flared rim decorated with a narrow meander register above pendant trefoil shaped heads; six-character Qianlong mark on base but late 19th century. H: 41 cm, D: 25 cm. ... [Lire la suite]

06 avril 2015

A magnificent and extremely rare famille-rose reticulated vase, seal mark and period of Qianlong

A magnificent and extremely rare famille-rose reticulated vase, seal mark and period of Qianlong. Estimate 6,000,000 — 8,000,000 HKD (680,841 - 907,788 EUR). Photo Sotheby's superbly potted with a pear-shaped body rising from a splayed foot to a waisted neck and flared rim, the exterior of the revolving body delicately painted in shaded pastel tones of pink, yellow, green and blue with lotus blooms and buds issuing from scrolling foliage with undulating vines and tendrils, all... [Lire la suite]
28 mars 2015

A rare Zhejiang celadon reticulated vase, China, Ming Dynasty, 14th-15th century

Lot 869. A rare Zhejiang celadon reticulated vase, China, Ming Dynasty, 14th-15th century;7 ¼ in. (18.5 cm.) high. Estimate $4,000 - $6,000. Price Realized $8,750. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 Of pear shape, the outer body with a broad band of openwork peony scroll surrounding the inner, slender pear-shaped body, with clouds on the shoulder and upright petals on the flared neck, all under a glaze of slightly grey-green color Provenance: The Collection of Robert H. Ellsworth, New York, acquired in... [Lire la suite]