25 juillet 2009

Three Peking glass, two with Qianlong Mark @ Bonhams

A pair of cobalt blue Peking glass vases. Qianlong Marks and Period Each of compressed baluster form with a conical opening through the garlic-headed neck, the body of inverted pear form raised on a canted foot and the four-character mark within a square frame carved into the slightly recessed base. 47/8in (12.5cm) high. Estimate: $6,000 - 8,000 A yellow Peking glass brush handle. Carved in high relief with a band of dragons pursuing a flaming pearl amid clouds encircling the ferrule and repeated on the long, waisted... [Lire la suite]