19 juin 2018

A small blue and white vase, zhadou, Qianlong six-character sealmark and of the period (1736-1795)

Lot 3920. A small blue and white vase, zhadou, Qianlong six-character sealmark and of the period (1736-1795); 3 1/4 in. (8.3 cm.) high. Estimate HKD 350,000 - HKD 450,000. Price Realized HKD 524,000. © Christie's Images Ltd. 2011    The bulbous body supported on a short slightly splayed foot and surmounted by a wide flaring neck, the exterior painted with meandering lotus scrolls between stylised lappet bands at the foot, shoulder and neck, below a ruyi band encircling... [Lire la suite]

18 juin 2018

A very rare imperial yellow glass vase, Yongzheng four-character mark within double-squares and of the period (1723-1735

Lot 3803. A very rare imperial yellow glass vase, Yongzheng four-character mark within double-squares and of the period (1723-1735); 4 3/4 in. (12.1 cm.) high. Estimate HKD 400,000 - HKD 600,000. Price Realized HKD 475,000. © Christie's Images Ltd. 2011  The ovoid vase with gently slopped shoulder and rounded rim, the countersunk base inscribed with the reign mark, the metal of primrose yellow tone suffused with slightly warmer tones, box. Note: Vases of the shape are... [Lire la suite]
18 juin 2018

A rare imperial opaque white glass vase, Qianlong engraved four-character mark within double-square and of the period (1736-1795

Lot 3793. A rare imperial opaque white glass vase, Qianlong engraved four-character mark within double-square and of the period (1736-1795); 8 in. (17 cm.) diam. Estimate HKD 350,000 - HKD 500,000. Price Realized HKD 500,000. © Christie's Images Ltd. 2011 Made in imitation of 'mutton fat' white jade with several milky-white inclusions, the domed body rising to a cylindrical neck with a lipped rim supported on a neatly cut ring foot, box. Note: There is a long history of... [Lire la suite]
16 juin 2018

A flambé-glazed vase, fanghu, Qianlong six-character sealmark and of the period (1736-1795)

Lot 3716. A flambé-glazed vase, fanghu, Qianlong six-character sealmark and of the period (1736-1795); 12 in. (30.5 cm.) high.  Estimate HKD 300,000 - HKD 400,000. Price realised HKD 400,000 © Christie's Images Ltd 2011. The wide body tapering towards the quatrefoil mouth rim and moulded on each main side with peach-shaped cartouches, the narrow sides with a pair of applied lug handles, covered overall with an unctuous glaze of dark red tone streaked with purple and lavender,... [Lire la suite]
16 juin 2018

A fine and rare large teadust-glazed vase, fanghu, Qianlong six-character sealmark and of the period (1736-1795)

Lot 3708. A fine and rare large teadust-glazed vase, fanghu, Qianlong six-character sealmark and of the period (1736-1795); 12 1/8 in. (30.7 cm.) high. Estimate HKD 1,500,000 - HKD 2,000,000. Price realised HKD 1,700,000 © Christie's Images Ltd 2011. The pear shaped body of rectangular section moulded to the front and back with a slightly raised peach-shape panel, the rounded corners rising from a short straight foot, the neck flanked with two tubular handles, applied overall in a... [Lire la suite]
16 juin 2018

A Ru-type vase, fanghu, Qianlong six-character sealmark and of the period (1736-1795)

Lot 3704. A Ru-type vase, fanghu, Qianlong six-character sealmark and of the period (1736-1795); 12 1/4 in. (31 cm.) high. Estimate HKD 300,000 - HKD 400,000. Price realised HKD 325,000 © Christie's Images Ltd 2011. The pear-shaped body of rectangular section with chamfered corners rising from a low straight foot, subtly moulded on the broad sides with peach-shaped panels, the neck flanked with two tubular handles, applied thickly overall with an unctuous glaze of pale grey colour, the neatly cut,... [Lire la suite]

14 juin 2018

A pair of large cloisonnés enamel vases, gu, Qing dynasty, Qianlong period (1736-1795)

Lot 201. A pair of large cloisonnés enamel vases, gu, Qing dynasty, Qianlong period (1736-1795). Hauteurs: 40 cm. (15 ¾ in.). Estimate EUR 20,000 - EUR 30,000. Price realised EUR 53,750. © Christie's Images Ltd 2018. Ils sont à pans coupés rythmés d'arêtes crénelées en relief. Ils sont ornés de motifs géométriques archaïsants sur fond turquoise évoquant des masques de taotie. Les bords sont soulignés d'une frise de têtes de ruyi.. Christie's. Art d'Asie, Paris, 13 June... [Lire la suite]
03 juin 2018

A rare Ding black-glazed gilt-decorated vase, yuhuchunping, Late Northern Song dynasty, late 11th-early 12th century

Lot 2919. A rare Ding black-glazed gilt-decorated vase, yuhuchunping, Late Northern Song dynasty, late 11th-early 12th century; 8 ¼ in. (21.1 cm.) high. Estimate HKD 1,200,000 - HKD 1,800,000. Price realised HKD 1,625,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2018. The vase is finely potted with a pear-shaped body rising to a long neck and flared mouth, covered with a thick, opaque black glaze embellished with gilt decoration. The glaze stops short above the foot, exposing the greyish-white... [Lire la suite]
28 mai 2018

A large guan-type vase, hu, Qianlong seal mark and of the period (1736-1795)

Lot 48. A large Guan-type vase, hu, Qianlong seal mark and of the period (1736-1795); 51.7cm (20 1/2in) high. Estimate HK$ 200,000 - 300,000 (€ 22,000 - 33,000). Sold for HK$ 500,000 (€ 54,732) inc. premium. © Bonhams 2001-2018 Robustly potted with an angular sloping shoulder rising from a short splayed foot to a waisted neck encircled by a raised horizontal rib, flanked atop by a pair of tubular handles, covered overall with an even sea-green glaze suffused with colourless and subtle russet... [Lire la suite]
28 mai 2018

A very fine Imperial Ming-style blue and white vase, yuhuchunping, Qianlong seal mark and of the period (1736-1795)

Lot 47. A very fine Imperial Ming-style blue and white vase, yuhuchunping, Qianlong seal mark and of the period (1736-1795); 28.6cm (11 1/4in) high (2). Estimate HK$ 1,800,000 - 2,400,000 (€ 200,000 - 260,000). Unsold. © Bonhams 2001-2018 Of elegant pear-shaped form, rising to a wide trumpet mouth, brilliantly painted around the exterior in vivid tones of cobalt-blue with a fenced garden enclosing plantain and bamboo growing beside pierced rockwork on grassy mounds, all beneath a border of... [Lire la suite]