02 janvier 2019

A pair of yellow-glazed bowls, Kangxi marks and period (1662-1722)

Lot 316. A pair of yellow-glazed bowls, Kangxi marks and period (1662-1722); 13.8cm., 5 1/2 in. Estimate 20,000 - 30,000 GBP. Lot sold 30,000 GBP. © Sotheby's 2013 each with deep rounded sides supported on a straight foot, covered overall in an egg-yolk yellow glaze, the white base inscribed with a six-character reign mark within a double-circle.  Provenance: Sotheby's Amsterdam, 6th June 1988, lot 219 Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of... [Lire la suite]

30 décembre 2018

A yellow-glazed bowl, Jiaqing seal mark and period (1796-1820)

Lot 1105. A yellow-glazed bowl, Jiaqing seal mark and period (1796-1820). Diameter 6 3/8  in., 16.2 cm. Estimate $3,000 - $5,000. Sold: $5,000. © Sotheby's the deep rounded sides rising from a short foot to a flared lipped rim,  the base with an underglaze blue six-character seal mark. Sotheby's. Saturday at Sotheby's: Asian Art, New York, 18 March 2017
30 décembre 2018

A pair of yellow-glazed dishes, Tongzhi marks and period (1862-1875)

Lot 1013. A pair of yellow-glazed dishes, Tongzhi marks and period (1862-1875). Diameter 5 5/8  in., 14.4 cm. Estimate $3,000 - $5,000. Sold: $6,000. © Sotheby's each with shallow rounded sides rising from a short tapered foot, covered overall in mustard-yellow glaze save for the foot ring, the base with a six-character reign mark in black (2). Sotheby's. Saturday at Sotheby's: Asian Art, New York, 18 March 2017
02 octobre 2018

A fine pair of yellow-glazed bowls, seal marks and period of Jiaqing (1796-1820)

Lot 3645. A fine pair of yellow-glazed bowls, seal marks and period of Jiaqing (1796-1820); 11.9 cm, 4 5/8  in. Estimate 300,000 — 500,000 HKD (38,217 - 63,69 USD). Unsold. Courtesy Sotheby's. each with steep rounded sides supported on a narrow straight foot, finely incised around the exterior with four 'flowerballs' interspersed among billows of clouds above a band of petal lappets suspending trefoils, all between a double incised line encircling the foot and rim,... [Lire la suite]
02 octobre 2018

An incised yellow-glazed 'Dragon' cup, mark and period of Kangxi (1662-1722)

Lot 3642. An incised yellow-glazed 'Dragon' cup, mark and period of Kangxi (1662-1722); w. 7.8 cm, 3 1/8  in. Estimate 150,000 — 250,000 HKD (19,109 - 31,848 USD). Lot Sold 250,000 HKD (31,890 USD). Courtesy Sotheby's. delicately potted with deep rounded sides rising from a splayed foot to a gently flaring rim, flanked by a pair of upright loop handles, the exterior incised with a horizontal band of confronted kui dragons, covered evenly in pale yellow glaze... [Lire la suite]
27 août 2018

A Fine Yellow-Glazed 'Dragon' Dish, Mark and Period of Kangxi

Lot 652. A Fine Yellow-Glazed 'Dragon' Dish, Mark and Period of Kangxi (1622-1722); 16.9 cm, 6 5/8  in. Estimate 100,000 — 150,000 HKD. Lot sold 125,000 HKD (16,123 USD). Photo: Sotheby's. with shallow rounded sides rising to an everted rim, finely incised on the interior with a five-clawed dragon writhing among flames reaching for a 'flaming pearl', the underside with two further dragons chasing pearls, applied overall with a rich yellow glaze, save for the base left white and inscribed... [Lire la suite]

16 juin 2018

A pair of small yellow-glazed bowls, Kangxi six-character marks within double-circles and of the period (1662-1722) 

Lot 3701. A pair of small yellow-glazed bowls, Kangxi six-character marks within double-circles and of the period (1662-1722); 4 3/4 in. (12.1 cm.) diam. (2). Estimate HKD 120,000 - HKD 180,000. Price realised HKD 175,000 © Christie's Images Ltd 2011. Each finely potted with deep rounded sides rising from a small, straight foot to a straight rim, covered overall in a thin translucent egg-yolk yellow glaze stopping neatly around the foot. Provenance: Deaccessioned from the Nelson... [Lire la suite]
14 mai 2018

A yellow-glazed 'dragon' bottle vase, Xianfeng six-character mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1851-1861)

Lot 180. A yellow-glazed 'dragon' bottle vase, Xianfeng six-character mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1851-1861); 8 ¼ in. (21 cm.) high. Estimate GBP 5,000 - GBP 10,000 (USD 6,755 - USD 13,510). Price realised GBP 43,750. © Christie's Images Ltd 2018. The bottle vase has a tall slender neck. The body is incised under the yellow glaze with five writhing five-clawed dragons chasing flaming pearls amongst clouds and flames.  Provenance: Mura collection, England, no. 26 ... [Lire la suite]
14 mai 2018

A yellow-glazed vase and cover, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 127. A yellow-glazed vase and cover, Kangxi period (1662-1722); 13 ¾ in. (35 cm.) high. Estimate GBP 5,000 - GBP 8,000 (USD 6,755 - USD 10,808). Unsold. © Christie's Images Ltd 2018.  The vase is potted with a broad shoulder and slightly flaring neck. The domed cover is surmounted by a conical finial. It is covered all over with an unctuous deep yellow glaze, wood stand. Provenance: Private Dutch Collection, acquired prior to 1976, and then by descent within the family. ... [Lire la suite]
24 avril 2018

A rare yellow-glazed twin-handled jar, Hongzhi period (1488-1505)

Lot 8. A rare yellow-glazed twin-handled jar, Hongzhi period (1488-1505); 33 cm. high. Estimate GBP 70,000 - GBP 90,000 (USD 98,210 - USD 126,270). Price realised GBP 81,250. © Christie's Images Ltd 2018 The jar is glazed overall in an attractive pale yellow enamel, with a pair of animal-mask handles to the sides. Provenance: Acquired in Taipei circa 2004. Sacrifice to Earth - A Rare Imperial Hongzhi Sacrificial Jar Rosemary Scott, Senior International Academic Consultant ... [Lire la suite]