03 juin 2011

A fine and rare blue and white 'three friends' bowl. Kangxi six-character mark within double-circles and of the period

A fine and rare blue and white 'Three friends' bowl. Kangxi six-character mark within double-circles and of the period (1662-1722). Photo: Christie's Images Ltd. 2011 The exterior well painted in bright blue tones with pine, prunus and bamboo between double lines around the rim and base, the interior with a central cloud medallion; 5 1/4 in. (13.4 cm.) diam., box. Estimate HK$400,000 - HK$600,000($51,657 - $77,486). Price Realized HK$1,940,000 ($250,539) Provenance: W.B.R. Neave HillPreviously sold at Christie's London, 12... [Lire la suite]
21 octobre 2010

A very large Blue and White 'Three Friends' porcelain bowl, China, marked Fu gui jia qi, Jiajing-Longqing period

A very large Blue and White 'Three Friends' porcelain bowl, China, marked Fu gui jia qi, Jiajing-Longqing period. photo courtesy Nagel Polished chip to rim. D. 37,5 cm - Estimate € 9 000 Property from a South German private collection, former collection Tseng Tung-fa, Stuttgart, until 1982 Nagel Auktionen. Asian Art. November 5th 2010 www.auction.de
08 mars 2009

A Blue and White 'Three Friends' Saucer, Qianlong seal mark and period

A Blue and White 'Three Friends' Saucer, Qianlong seal mark and period finely painted to the interior well with a pine and prunus tree flanking bamboo sprays growing among rockwork, the cobalt blue rendered in varying tones to emphasize shade and texture, a panoramic scene on the exterior depicting a maiden on a terrace and two boys seated below a sweeping willow tree. diameter 7 in., 17.8 cm. Estimate 8,000—12,000 USD PROVENANCE: Christie's New York, 2nd-4th December 1982, lot 503. Thereafter with the present owner. ... [Lire la suite]