27 avril 2018

A rare Ming blue and white saucer-dish, Zhengde six-character mark within double-circles and of the period (1506-1521)

Lot 1988. A rare Ming blue and white saucer-dish, Zhengde six-character mark within double-circles and of the period (1506-1521); 6 7/8 in. (17.4 cm.) diam. Estimate HKD 350,000 - HKD 450,000. Price realised HKD 500,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2010 The rounded sides rising from a tapered ring foot to the slightly everted rim, well painted on the exterior with two dragons striding through cruciform clouds in pursuit of 'flaming pearls' and on the interior with three vaporous clouds... [Lire la suite]

27 avril 2018

A fine Ming imperial yellow-enamelled saucer-dish, Zhengde six-character mark within double-circles and of the period

Lot 1859. A fine Ming imperial yellow-enamelled saucer-dish, Zhengde six-character mark within double-circles and of the period (1506-1521); 7 in. (17.8 cm.) diam. Estimate HKD 700,000 - HKD 900,000. Price realised HKD 560,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2010 Finely potted with rounded sides rising to a flared rim from a tapered ring foot, covered inside and out with an attractive glaze of even, egg-yolk yellow tone, the base with a transparent glaze with a bluish tinge, box. Provenance: The... [Lire la suite]
19 janvier 2018

A 'Yaozhou' saucer-dish, Song dynasty (960-1279)

Lot 523. A 'Yaozhou' saucer-dish, Song dynasty (960-1279); 10cm., 3 7/8 in. Estimate 750 — 1,000 GBP. Lot sold 12,500 GBP. Photo: Sotheby's 2008 the gently curved lobed sides rising from a recessed base to an everted rim, moulded to the interior with a peony medallion and encircled in each of the six lobes with a similar peony spray, covered overall with an even olive glaze. Literature: Bo Gyllensvard, Chinese Ceramics in the Carl Kempe Collection, Stockholm, 1964, pl.68. ... [Lire la suite]
14 mai 2017

A pair of yellow-glazed saucer-dishes, Guangxu six-character marks and of the period (1875-1908)

                Lot 148. A pair of yellow-glazed saucer-dishes, Guangxu six-character marks and of the period (1875-1908). Estimate £2,000 - 4,000. Sold for £3,125 (€3,694). Photo: Bonhams. Each with shallow rounded sides rising from a short tapering foot, covered overall with a rich lemon-yellow glaze. 10.7cm (4 1/4in) diam. (2). Provenance: A distinguished European private collection, and thence by descent Bonhams. FINE CHINESE ART, 11 May 2017,... [Lire la suite]
26 avril 2017

A blue-glazed saucer-dish, Kangxi six-character mark and of the period (1662-1722)

Lot 152. A blue-glazed saucer-dish, Kangxi six-character mark and of the period (1662-1722); 15.6cm (6 1/8in) diam. Estimate £10,000 - 12,000 (€12,000 - 14,000). Photo: Bonhams. Covered all over in a rich midnight-blue leaving the extremities with a thinner layer of glaze, the base with a six-character seal mark in underglaze-blue within double circles.  Note: The Kangxi emperor successfully re-established the Imperial kilns at Jingdezhen around 1680 after a long period of civil strife in China. The... [Lire la suite]
18 avril 2017

A very rare rhinoceros horn saucer-dish, 17th-18th century

Lot 304. A very rare rhinoceros horn saucer-dish, 17th-18th century, 13.4cm (5 1/4in) diam. Estimate £15,000 - 20,000 (€18,000 - 24,000). Photo: Bonhams. The warm red-toned horn smoothly rising on a short slightly recessed foot to a gently flaring lipped rim. Provenance:  A related rhinoceros horn saucer-dish is illustrated by J.Chapman, The Art of Rhinoceros Horn Carving in China, London, 1999, p.114, no.114. Bonhams. FINE CHINESE ART, 11 May 2017, 11:00 BST, LONDON, NEW BOND... [Lire la suite]

16 octobre 2016

A rare yellow-glazed saucer-dish, Zhengde six-character mark and of the period (1506-1521)

Lot 27 A rare yellow-glazed saucer-dish, Zhengde six-character mark and of the period (1506-1521). Estimate £3,000 - 5,000 (€3,300 - 5,600). Photo: Bonhams. With shallow rounded sides rising from a short tapering foot to a slightly everted rim, covered overall with a rich egg-yolk yellow glaze. 15.4cm (6in) diam. Provenance: Dr Arthur Spriggs (1919-2015), acquired from Bluett & Son, Ltd., London, and thence by descent.  Dr Arthur Spriggs (1919-2015)  Educated at Winchester and New College,... [Lire la suite]
14 avril 2014

A small blue-glazed saucer-dish, Yongzheng six-character mark and of the period (1723-1735)

Lot 35. A small blue-glazed saucer-dish, Yongzheng six-character mark and of the period (1723-1735); 16.2cm (6 3/8in) diam. Estimate £3,000 - 5,000 (€3,600 - 6,000). Sold for £ 6,875 (€ 7,716). © Bonhams Finely potted with shallow gently-curved sides, covered in a rich, smooth glaze, thinning slightly at the rim.  Provenance: an English private collection Bonhams. FINE CHINESE ART. London, New Bond Street, 15 May 2014  
31 janvier 2014

Blue and white saucer-dish, Tianqi

Blue and white saucer-dish, Tianqi. Photo courtesy of Marchant. painted with four horses in a field in various poses attended by a seated groom playing a flute, the underside with stylised branches. 21.1 cm diameter. Price £6,500 Formerly in the collection of CGA Clay no. 060. The wonderfully whimsical depiction of the horses and the subtle intimation of a field as the setting by means of just a few tufts of grass respond well to the Japanese taste of the time. Marchant. http://www.marchantasianart.com/
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04 mai 2013

A very rare red lacquer saucer-dish of shallow form, China, early Ming dynasty (1368-1644), probably late 14th century.

A very rare red lacquer saucer-dish of shallow form, China, early Ming dynasty (1368-1644), probably late 14th century. Photo Nagel Auktionen The interior is finely carved and incised on a thin and finely executed diaper ground with a pair of phoenixes perched on a branch or flying among a blossoming tree peony; the exterior carved with four birds flying or perched among a dense band with peony flowers and leaves on an ochre-yellow plain lacquer ground. The rim has originally two shallow grooves, the black base has... [Lire la suite]
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