09 janvier 2017

An extremely rare robin’s egg glazed double-gourd brushwasher, Incised Seal Mark and Period of Yongzheng

Lot 3620. An extremely rare robin’s egg glazed double-gourd brushwasher, Incised Seal Mark and Period of Yongzheng (1723-1735); 24.1 cm., 9 1/2  in. Estimate 5,000,000 —7,000,000 HKD. Lot Sold 7,240,000 HKD. Photo: Sotheby’s.  robustly potted with a flat shallow well conforming to the curves of a double-gourd with a slightly incurved mouthrim, the base with a meandering vine issuing a large palmette leaf, two small double-gourds and long curling tendrils, brightly covered... [Lire la suite]