15 décembre 2009

Kangxi Chinese blue and white porcelains sold @ Christie's. European Noble and Private Collections, Amsterdam

A Chinese blue and white 'double-walled' teapot and cover. Kangxi (1662-1722) The globular sides divided in four honeycomb-pattern reticulated panels revealing a central flower-painted body, the outer body with a lotus design, the cover with flower-head reticulated design, moulded with upright handle and S-shaped spout simulating bamboo, minor rim frits, small baking flaw, frit, small cracks - 16 cm. high - Price Realized €5,625 A pair of Chinese blue and white 'double-walled' ewers and covers, Kangxi (1662-1722) The... [Lire la suite]
21 mars 2009

A Chinese blue and white 'klapmuts' bowl Chenghua six character mark, Kangxi (1662-1722)

A Chinese blue and white 'klapmuts' bowl  Chenghua six character mark, Kangxi (1662-1722) Decorated to the exterior with a continuous garden scene depicting ladies and boys at playful pursuits, the interior roundel with three boys at play in a garden, all below ogival panels of peach reserved on a diaper-pattern ground at the rim, rim chip, minor frits. 21 cm. diam. Estimate €1,000 - €1,500 Christie's. European Noble And Private Collections. 31 March - 1 April 2009. Amsterdam www.christies.com Image 2009 Christie's... [Lire la suite]