27 décembre 2010

Yongzheng & Qianlong famille rose @ Christie's, European Noble and Private Collections, Amsterdam

A pair of Chinese famille rose wine-pots and covers and a large cup and saucer. Yongzheng (1723-1735). Photo: Christie's Images Ltd., 2010 The wine-pots each modelled with overhead upright handle and short curved spout, painted to the globular body with sprays of chrysanthemum to one side, and sprays of peony to the other, the flat covers painted en suite; and a cup and saucer decorated to the exterior with branches of peony, Chenghua six character mark to the base. The wine-pots 16 cm. high (4). Est. €1,000 - €1,500. Price... [Lire la suite]