07 mai 2010

Xuantong pair of imperial yellow-glazed 'dragon' saucer-dishes & Daoguang yellow-glazed 'dragon' saucer dish

A pair of yellow-glazed 'dragon' saucer-dishes, Xuantong six-character marks and of the period. photo Bonhams Each dish with gently rounded sides, incised on the interior with a single writhing dragon in pursuit of a flaming pearl, amidst flame scrolls, the exteriors incised with a pair of similar striding dragons, the interiors and sides covered with a rich egg-yolk yellow, the base with underglaze blue mark beneath a clear glaze. 18.6cm (7¼in) diam. (2). Estimate: £2,000 - 3,000, HK$24,000 - 35,000 Provenance:... [Lire la suite]
24 mars 2010

A green-glazed 'dragon' saucer. Qianlong seal mark and period

A green-glazed 'dragon' saucer. Qianlong seal mark and period. photo courtesy Sotheby's the interior decorated with a medallion enclosing two dragons in pursuit of a 'flaming pearl' amidst scrolling clouds, covered with a bright green glaze - diameter 5 1/2 in., 14 cm. Est. 10,000—15,000 USD. Lot Sold 28,750 USD Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art. 23 Mar 2010. New York www.sothebys.com 
09 mars 2009

A Blue and White with Iron-Red 'Dragon' Saucer, Qianlong Seal Mark and Period

A Blue and White with Iron-Red 'Dragon' Saucer, Qianlong Seal Mark and Period diameter 7 in., 17.8 cm. Estimate 5,000—7,000 USD Sotheby's. Chinese Works of Art. 17 Mar 09.New York www.sothebys.com Photo courtesy Sotheby's
06 mars 2009

An Incised Green and Yellow Enameled 'Dragon' Saucer, Qianlong Seal Mark and Period

An Incised Green and Yellow Enameled 'Dragon' Saucer, Qianlong Seal Mark and Period of shallow form with gently curved sides and a scalloped rim, boldly incised and painted to the interior with a scaly five-clawed dragon confronting the viewer head-on, set with a 'flaming pearl' in the center and surrounded by floral sprigs, the motif repeated with two striding dragons each on the interior and exterior cavettos, all reserved on a yellow ground, the rim lined with aubergine enamel. diameter 5 1/4 in., 13.3 cm. Estimate... [Lire la suite]