11 janvier 2019

An underglaze blue, red, celadon and slip-decorated baluster jar, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 1657. An underglaze blue, red, celadon and slip-decorated baluster jar, Kangxi period (1662-1722); 14 in. (36.8 cm.) high. Estimate USD 10,000 - USD 15,000. Price Realized USD 18,750. © Christie's Images Ltd 2011. The jar carved, slip-decorated and painted in shades of underglaze blue, red and celadon with a continuous scene of pavilions amidst a mountainous waterscape growing profusely with pine and other trees, between double line borders below and a cross-hatch border above, the neck painted in... [Lire la suite]

08 juin 2018

A massive underglaze blue, red and celadon vase, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 186. A massive underglaze blue, red and celadon vase, Kangxi period (1662-1722). Hauteur: 68,6 cm. (27 in.). Estimate EUR 40,000 - EUR 60,000 (USD 46,941 - USD 70,412). Price realised EUR 137,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2018. De forme balustre, il est orné sur la panse d'une scène continue représentant un dragon volant parmi les nuages et survolant un tigre placé en haut d'un piton rocheux. Le haut col est rehaussé d'un paysage montagneux, un pêcheur au bord d'un lac devant un pavillon.... [Lire la suite]
16 mars 2018

A celadon-glazed, underglaze blue garlic-mouth vase, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 368. A celadon-glazed, underglaze blue garlic-mouth vase, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722). Height 9 3/8  in., 23.8 cm. Estimate 15,000 — 20,000 USD. © Sotheby's the pear-shaped body supported on a stepped foot and rising to bulbous mouth with an upright rim, covered overall in a lustrous milky-green celadon glaze, and decorated in relief with white slip painted in underglaze blue with a herd boy riding a water buffalo through a landscape, the seated child engrossed in a book,... [Lire la suite]
16 mars 2018

A fine underglaze blue, copper-red, and celadon-glazed censer, Kangxi mark and period (1662-1722)

Lot 317. A fine underglaze blue, copper-red, and celadon-glazed censer, Kangxi mark and period (1662-1722). Diameter 7 3/4 in., 19.7 cm. Estimate 15,000 — 25,000 USD. Lot sold 125,000 USD. © Sotheby's of bombé form, the exterior with a continuous riverside landscape modeled in slip for a multi-dimensional surface, the distant mountains, nearby lodges, trees, and lone boatman on the water in underglaze blue set amidst celadon-glazed rolling hills, bright copper-red leaves accenting the... [Lire la suite]
16 mars 2018

A pair of underglaze blue, copper-red, and celadon-glazed beaker vases, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 370. A pair of underglaze blue, copper-red, and celadon-glazed beaker vases, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722). Height 17 5/8  in., 44.8 cm. Estimate 40,000 — 60,000 USD. Lot sold 37,500 USD.  © Sotheby's each modeled in the form of archaic gu vases, painted to the exterior with the Eight Horses of Mu Wang galloping, grazing, and lounging amid tall pines, the horses’ coats variously decorated in underglaze blue, underglaze red, and white slip, all reserved against a... [Lire la suite]
20 décembre 2017

A small underglaze blue 'Landscape and Scholar' vase, Ming dynasty (1368-1644)

Lot 414. A small underglaze blue 'Landscape and Scholar' vase, Ming dynasty (1368-1644). H. 18,4 cm. Estimate 900/1.200 €. Lot sold 1.400 €. Courtesy Nagel Firing crack to the bottom. Provenance: Property from an Austrian private collection, acquired prior to 1990. Nagel. "Asiatische Kunst - Salzburg", 06.12.2017

20 décembre 2017

A pair of large underglaze blue 'Zodiac' cachepots, Qing dynasty (1644-1911)

Lot 545. A pair of large underglaze blue 'Zodiac' cachepots, Qing dynasty (1644-1911). H. 47 cm. Estimate 10.000/15. 000 €. Lot sold 10.000 €. Courtesy Nagel Depiction of various zodiacs and auspicious animals, including Qilin, deer, rat, hare and horse under a Ruyi-shaped border. Border of stylized lotus flowers to the foot. Flattened top rim with prunus blossom border. Glazing flaws to the top rim and some other places, inside one with a small hairline crack, on the lower rim with one small area of glaze... [Lire la suite]
10 juillet 2017

A well painted porcelain bottle vase with magpies above waves in copper-red and underglaze-blue, Guangxu period

Lot 675. A well painted porcelain bottle vase with magpies above waves in copper-red and underglaze-blue, underglaze blue Qianlong seal mark, Guangxu period (1875-1908). H. 55,3 cm. Estimate €800/1 200. Lot sold €4 000. Courtesy Nagel. Two cracks at the body. Property from a German private collection, acquired before 1981. Nagel. Fine Asian Art - Salzburg, 16./17.06.2017
12 décembre 2015

An underglaze blue wine ewer with decorated flowers, China, Wanli period

Lot 464. An underglaze blue wine ewer with decorated flowers, China, Wanli period. Estimate 2.000/3.000 €. Lot sold 2.600 €. © 2015 Nagel Auctions H. 18 cm. Few tiny glaze frits or chips Property from a Dutch private collection  Nagel. "Asian Art", 07/12/2015
29 juin 2015

Michaan's Fine Asian Auction realizes over $2.8 million USD

Fu Baoshi (1904-1965): "Lady by the Bamboo". Hanging scroll, ink and color on paper, inscribed and dated to 1945, with two seals of the artist. 44 1/4 x 13 inches (112.4 x 33 cm). Estimate $150,000-200,000. Sold for $1,410,000. Photo Michaan. ALAMEDA, CA.- June 22, 2015 became a day of establishing records at Michaan's, as the Fine Asian Works of Art auction broke new sales ground. The auction’s star highlight, Fu Baoshi’s (1904-1965) hanging scroll Lady by the Bamboo, did not disappoint as it set a new... [Lire la suite]