08 avril 2019

A Pair of Yellow-Ground Sancai ‘Dragons’ Dishes, Daoguang Marks and Period (1821-1850)

Lot 3056. A Pair of Yellow-Ground Sancai ‘Dragons’ Dishes, Daoguang Marks and Period (1821-1850). D 14.4cm; D 14.2cm. Estimate HKD 70,000 - 120,000. Lot sold HKD 82,600 (USD 10,529). © Poly Auction Hong Kong Limited Poly Auction Hong Kong. Imperial Curiosity – Art of Interior Decoration, Grand Hyatt Hong Kong, 2 april 2019

08 avril 2019

A Rare Yellow-Ground ‘Yangcai’ ‘Lotus’ Bowl, Qianlong Period (1736-1795)

Lot 3019. A Rare Yellow-Ground ‘Yangcai’ ‘Lotus’ Bowl, Qianlong Period (1736-1795); D 17cm H 7.8cm. Estimate 1,500,000 - 2,000,000 HKD. Lot sold 2,242,000 HKD (285,564 USD). © Poly Auction Hong Kong Limited Provenance:  1. Yamanaka & Co., Japan (repute)2. A UK Private Collection, acquired in London3. Property of a Lady4. Christie's New York, 20 September 2013, lot.13925. Sotheby's New York, 14 September 2016, lot.265. Poly Auction Hong Kong. Imperial... [Lire la suite]
11 septembre 2018

A yellow-ground 'fori changming' bowl, Qianlong seal mark and period (1736-1795)

Lot 159. A yellow-ground 'fori changming' bowl, Qianlong seal mark and period (1736-1795). Diameter 6 3/8  in., 16.2 cm. Estimate 40,000 — 60,000. Unsold. © Sotheby's. the deep, rounded sides rising from a short foot to a gently everted rim, the exterior sumptuously enameled with four pink medallions finely painted with iron-red trellis pattern and enclosing the characters fo ri chang ming ('the light of Buddha shines eternally') in bright cobalt, all framed by meandering... [Lire la suite]
21 mars 2018

A yellow-ground 'lotus' double-gourd vase, Jiajing mark and period (1522–1566)

Lot 454. A yellow-ground 'lotus' double-gourd vase, Jiajing mark and period (1522–1566). Height 9 in., 23 cm.  Estimate 10,000 — 15,000 USD. Lot sold 32,500 USD. © Sotheby's 2018 the compressed globular lower body rising through a waisted center to the pear-form tapering upper bulb, painted with bold iron-red lotus blossoming on a scrolling underglaze blue leafing stems, the waist with auspicious emblems and stylized clouds, all between double line borders and on a bright... [Lire la suite]
23 juillet 2017

An exceptionally rare yellow-ground blue and white 'Phoenix' dish, Jiajing mark and period (1522-1566)

Lot 3118. An exceptionally rare yellow-ground blue and white 'Phoenix' dish, Jiajing six-character mark within double circles and of the period (1522-1566), 5 5/8 in. (14.3 cm.) diam. Estimate HKD 1,500,000 - HKD 2,500,000. Price realised HKD 2,320,000 © Christie's Images Ltd 2013 The shallow dish is finely painted in cobalt blue in the centre with an ascending phoenix with outspread wings and a tail comprised of five serrated tail feathers amidst a meandering lotus scroll, the well with a... [Lire la suite]
11 juillet 2017

A large yellow-ground bats and clouds porcelain bottle vase, underglaze blue Qianlong mark, Guangxu period

Lot 677. A large yellow-ground bats and clouds porcelain bottle vase, underglaze blue Qianlong mark, Guangxu period (1875-1908), H. 52,8 cm. Estimate €6 000/10 000. Lot sold 7 500 €. © Nagel Very minor wear to enamels. Property from a South German private collection, assembled between 1960 and 1990. Nagel. Fine Asian Art - Salzburg, 16./17.06.2017

01 mai 2017

A Meissen yellow-ground écuelle, cover and stand, circa 1750

Lot 24. A Meissen yellow-ground écuelle, cover and stand, circa 1750, the stand 17.5cm., 6 7/8 in. diam., the écuelle 15.6cm., 6 1/8 in. across handles. Estimate 2,000 — 3,000. Photo: Sotheby's.  painted in the manner of Johann Gottfried Klinger with cut flowers in quatrefoil panels edged in enamel, the ear-shaped handles and finial picked out in gilding, crossed swords marks in underglaze-blue, Quantité: 3 Provenance: The Erich von Goldschmidt-Rothschild Collection (by repute);With... [Lire la suite]
16 avril 2017

An Imperial Beijing enamel yellow-ground 'European Subject' snuff bottle, mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795)

Lot 3696. An Imperial Beijing enamel yellow-ground 'European Subject' snuff bottle, mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795), 6 cm, 2 3/8  in. Estimate 700,000 — 900,000 HKD. Lot sold 875,000 HKD. Photo: Sotheby's.  the ovoid body with a flat lip and slightly recessed, slightly convex foot surrounded by a protruding flat footrim, painted in famille-rose enamels on each main side with a panel enclosing a European subject, one depicting a bare-breasted woman wearing a scarf... [Lire la suite]
05 septembre 2016

A rare yellow-ground 'yangcai' 'lotus' bowl, Qianlong seal mark and period (1736-1795)

Lot 265. A rare yellow-ground 'yangcai' 'lotus' bowl, Qianlong seal mark and period (1736-1795). Estimate 200,000 — 300,000 USD. Photo Sotheby's the deep rounded sides rising from a short slightly tapered foot to an everted rim, brilliantly enameled around the exterior with a continuous lotus scroll with stylized blooms, all reserved on a vibrant lemon-yellow ground, the base with a six-character seal mark in underglaze blue Diameter 6 3/4  in., 17.1 cm Provenance: Acquired in London in the... [Lire la suite]
24 mai 2016

A large yellow-ground porcelain vase, Qing Dynasty, Daoguang Mark and of the Period (1821-1850)

Lot 154. A large yellow-ground porcelain vase, Qing Dynasty, Daoguang Mark and of the Period (1821-1850). Estimate 60 000 € - 70 000 €. Photo Cambi Casa d'Aste. with storks and double pumkins-handles, h.: 68 cm.  CAMBI CASA D'ASTE, 20121 MILANO. Fine Chinese Works of Art (Milano), le 24 Mai 2016 à 9h30