25 avril 2019

A blue and white yen yen vase, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 390. A blue and white yen yen vase, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722); 45.5 cm, 17 1/2  in. Estimate £3,000 — 5,000. Courtesy Sotheby's. the baluster body rising from a spreading foot to a tall trumpet neck, painted around the exterior in rich cobalt-blue tones with figures in a river landscape. Provenance: Christie's London, 1st March 2011, lot 37. Sotheby's. St George Street Sale: Asian Art, London,  17 May 2019, 10:00 AM  

10 novembre 2015

A carved Longquan celadon-glazed yen yen vase, 16th century

A carved Longquan celadon-glazed yen yen vase, 16th century. Estimate £25,000 - 40,000 (€35,000 - 56,000). Photo Bonhams. The foot bordered with a row of upright lappets rising to a bulbous body delicately carved around the upper body with scrolls of blossoming peonies, the neck similarly decorated below a series of concentric rings encircling the trumpet mouth, covered overall with a sea-green glaze, the footrim left unglazed exposing the buff ware burnt orange in the firing, Japanese wood box. 44.5cm (17 1/2in)... [Lire la suite]
24 juin 2014

A blue and white yen yen vase, Kangxi

A blue and white yen yen vase, Kangxi. Photo Bonhams. The tapered ovoid body surmounted by an elongated cylindrical neck and wide, flared rim, decorated on the upper and lower sections with a fantastic waterway with moored boats and meandering foot paths leading to sequestered dwellings and high peaks, with scholars and attendants traversing the mountain paths, rendered in deep cobalt blue, the recessed foot with double ring. 17 5/8in (44.7cm) high. Estimate US$ 10,000 - 15,000 (€7,300 - 11,000) FINE CHINESE WORKS OF ART, San... [Lire la suite]
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20 avril 2014

A blue and white yen yen vase, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 55. A blue and white yen yen vase, Kangxi period (1662-1722); 44.8cm (17 5/8in) high. Estimate £5,000 - 8,000 (€6,100 - 9,700). Sold for £ 33,750 (€ 37,881). Photo Bonhams. The body skilfully painted in exceptionally vivid underglaze blue with a continuous scene of a visitor supplicating a dignitary seated in his hall surrounded by ladies and attendants in front of a painting of foaming waves, the hall opening onto a terrace with further dignitaries, craggy rockwork and delicate trees, the flaring neck with... [Lire la suite]
17 novembre 2013

A blue and white 'official' vase, yen yen, Qing dynasty

A blue and white 'official' vase, yen yen, Qing dynasty. Photo courtesy Bonhams. The neck painted with a continuous scene of an attendant presenting wine, gift offerings and an official's hat to a dignitary, the body decorated with another continuous scene of a young gentleman paying respects to an elderly couple. 46.3cm high. Estimate HK$ 120,000 - 200,000 (€11,000 - 19,000) Bonhams. FINE CHINESE CERAMICS AND WORKS OF ART. Hong Kong. 24 Nov 2013 14:00 CST
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22 août 2012

Chinese peachbloom yen yen vase, 18th century

Chinese peachbloom yen yen vase, 18th century. 2012 © Freeman's Auctioneers & Appraisers Typical form, glazed to a strawberry red thinning towards widely flared mouthrim and richer near base. H: 7 1/4 in. Estimate $3,000-5,000  Freeman's Auctioneers & Appraisers. ASIAN ARTS. Sep 09 2012 10:00 http://www.freemansauction.com
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18 juillet 2010

An extremely rare pair of massive bronze form yen yen vases covered in a rich deep qiepi zi glaze, Kangxi Period

An extremely rare pair of massive bronze form yen yen vases covered in a rich deep qiepi zi (aubergine-eggplant skin purple) glaze. 清代 Qing Dynasty, 康熙 Kangxi Period (1662-1722). photo Vermeer & Griggs The central section of the vase flares outward from the tall waisted splayed foot to slightly inclined rounded shoulder and is carved in relief with a ferocious dragon amidst flames in pursuit of a flaming pearl bracketed by boss applied borders.  On the tall splayed foot are carved pendant ruyi form foliate... [Lire la suite]