12 mai 2015

A blue and white sleeve vase, rolwagen, Shunzhi

A blue and white sleeve vase, rolwagen, Shunzhi period. Estimate £15,000 - 20,000 (€21,000 - 28,000). Photo Bonhams.  The cylindrical body boldly painted around the exterior in wet and dense washes of cobalt blue with a continuous scene of two gentlemen parting at a shore, one accompanied by his attendants, the everted neck with a typical foliage border above two incised double lines at the shoulder. 46cm (18 1/8in) high Notes: The vase depicts a story set in the twelfth or eleventh century BC, in which... [Lire la suite]
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12 mai 2015

A blue and white sleeve vase, rolwagen, Circa 1640

A blue and white sleeve vase, rolwagen, Circa 1640. Estimate £15,000 - 20,000 (€21,000 - 28,000). Photo Bonhams. Painted in vivid shades of cobalt blue depicting a hunting scene with mounted dignitaries drawing their bows and arrows, galloping across a landscape surrounded by rocky outcrops and scattered with trees, accompanied by footmen holding pikes and an attendant behind carrying a shoulder pole tied with preys, all beneath stiff leaves to the slightly everted rim. 44.8cm (17 5/8in) high Note: Compare with... [Lire la suite]
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12 mai 2015

A fine blue and white sleeve vase, rolwagen, Chongzhen

A fine blue and white sleeve vase, rolwagen, Chongzhen period (1627–1644). Estimate £25,000 - 35,000 (€35,000 - 49,000). Photo Bonhams.  With a slightly tapering body, exquisitely painted in vivid shades of underglaze blue with a garden scene surrounded by rocks, plantain leaves, wutong and willow trees, depicting a martial general elaborately dressed with a prominent feathered headdress proudly standing outside a tent and accompanied by a scholar, flanked by guards holding spears and flags and approached by an... [Lire la suite]
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24 avril 2015

A large blue and white sleeve vase, Ming Dynasty, Chongzhen Period

A large blue and white sleeve vase, Ming Dynasty, Chongzhen Period. Estimate 10,000 — 15,000 GBP (13,565 - 20,348 EUR). Photo: Sotheby's the tapering cylindrical body rising to a wide waisted neck flaring at the rim, delicately painted with an army officer holding a bow in his hand, surrounded by three boys holding various attributes, all set in a landscape with plantain and rocks, accompanied by an inscription reading Xuanhu jiazhao, the neck encircled by pendent leaves - 46.5cm.,... [Lire la suite]
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03 mars 2015

A fine blue and white sleeve vase, Ming dynasty, Chongzhen period

A fine blue and white sleeve vase, Ming dynasty, Chongzhen period. Estimate 30,000 — 50,000 USD. Photo Sotheby's. the cylindrical body rising to gently curved shoulders surmounted by a waisted neck, painted to the exterior with aspiring scholars and attendants offering prayers to the god of literature Wenchang accompanied by an attendant, with constellations nearby, the neck encircled by upright plantain leaves, the base unglazed - Height 17 3/4  in., 45 cm Provenance: A.J.B.... [Lire la suite]
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26 février 2014

A pair of blue and white sleeve vases, Transitional period, 17th century

A pair of blue and white sleeve vases, Transitional period, 17th century. Photo Sotheby's of cylindrical form rising to a short wide neck with everted rim, painted with a continuous scene in varying shades of underglaze blue with birds in flight and at rest amongst rockwork and foliage, the flat base unglazed (2). Height 10 1/8 in., 25.8 cm. Estimation 10,000 — 12,000 USD Provenance: Christie's London, 29th June 1982, lot 87. Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art. New York | 18 Mar 2014, 10:30 AM -... [Lire la suite]


31 octobre 2013

A blue and white sleeve vase, Ming dynasty, Chongzhen period

A blue and white sleeve vase, Ming dynasty, Chongzhen period. Photo Sotheby's the cylindrical body rising to gently curved shoulders surmounted by a waisted neck, painted to the exterior with a lady and a girl overlooking five boys at play contesting an official’s flag in a garden with plantain and jagged rocks, all below an incised floral scroll, the rim encircled by pendent leaves; 45cm., 17 3/4 in. Estimation 3,000 - 5,000 GBP  Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art. London |... [Lire la suite]
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26 juin 2013

A Blue and White Sleeve Vase, Transitional Period

A Blue and White Sleeve Vase, Transitional Period. Photo courtesy Michaan Auctions The cylindrical vase decorated around the exterior in vibrant shades of cobalt blue to depict a warrior in a garden, accompanied by a lady with her child, all between incised borders and below pendent leaf tips to the waisted neck. Height: 16 3/4 inches (42.5 cm). Estimate: $7,000/9,000. Sold $4,425.00 Michaan's Auctions. Fine Asian Works of Art Auction. Sunday June 23, 2013, 10am. http://www.michaans.com
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15 mars 2013

A Rare Underglaze-Blue And Copper-Red Sleeve Vase, Qing Dynasty, Kangxi Period - Sotheby's

A Rare Underglaze-Blue And Copper-Red Sleeve Vase, Qing Dynasty, Kangxi Period - Sotheby's with two registers of large lappet-shaped panels enclosing red peony flowers amongst scrolling foliage, the lappet panels each surmounting a band of peony above floral strapwork. Height 26 in., 66 cm. Estimation: 60,000 - 80,000 USD PROVENANCE: Berwald Oriental Art, New York, 18th June 2007. Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art. New York | 19 mars 2013 www.sothebys.com
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07 novembre 2012

A blue and white 'Qilin' sleeve vase, circa 1640-60

A blue and white 'Qilin' sleeve vase, circa 1640-60 - Photo Sotheby's the cylindrical body rising from a flat base to a rounded shoulder, waisted neck and flaring rim, painted around the exterior in rich cobalt-blue tones with a qilinamongst rockwork; 48cm., 18 7/8 in. Estimation: 20,000 - 30,000 GBP. Lot. Vendu 25,000 GBP Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art. London | 07 nov. 2012 www.sothebys.com
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