28 mai 2011

A rare and brilliantly enamelled ruby-ground 'yangcai' 'floral' bowl. Yongzheng yuzhi four-character mark and of the period

A rare and brilliantly enamelled ruby-ground 'yangcai' 'floral' bowl. Yongzheng yuzhi four-character mark and of the period. Photo Bonhams Extremely finely potted, with shallow rounded sides rising from a short straight foot, delicately painted in brilliant 'yangcai' enamels, the details picked out in black, with chrysanthemum, mallow, various peonies, yellow day lily and various other flowers, all reserved on a rich ruby-red ground, the interior and base glazed white, the base inscribed with the four-character mark in... [Lire la suite]
08 novembre 2010

A finely enamelled famille-rose yellow-ground 'floral' bowl. Seal mark and period of Jiaqing

A finely enamelled famille-rose yellow-ground 'floral' bowl. Seal mark and period of Jiaqing. photo courtesy Sotheby's the deep rounded sides rising from a short straight foot to an everted rim, brightly enamelled around the exterior with an undulating leafy composite floral scroll, all reserved on a rich bright yellow ground, the interior with the wufu in iron-red, the base with an underglaze blue six-character seal mark; 15 cm., 6 in. - Estimate 1,000,000—1,500,000 HKD. Lot Sold 1,220,000 HKD NOTE: Brightly enamelled... [Lire la suite]