04 mai 2009

A rare imperial blue and white 'garden scene' vase 'yuhuchunping', China, Jiaqing six-character sealmark and of the period

A rare imperial blue and white 'garden scene' vase 'yuhuchunping', China, Jiaqing six-character sealmark and of the period H. 28,6 cm. Est. 20 000 EUR. Note: Property from an old East German private collection, purchaseed according to the owners in Dresden prior World War I. Nagel Auctions. Asian Art. 8th May 2009. www.auction.de
04 mai 2009

A large early Ming blue and white porcelain dish, China, Yongle period

A large early Ming blue and white porcelain dish, China, Yongle period Well painted in bright tones of cobalt enhanced by darker 'heaping and piling', on the central medallion with four flowerheads borne on a slender scrolling stem bearing the buds. D. 40,8 cm. Est. 40 000 EUR Note: Provenienz: Aus altem europäischen Privatsbesitz - Dieser Typus von Teller war ein beliebter Exportgegenstand nach Indien und den Mittleren Osten, dies beweist die Anzahl veröffentlichter Objekte aus Sammlungen in Istanbul und Teheran.... [Lire la suite]
04 mai 2009

A very large blue and white meiping, 15th century

A very large blue and white meiping, 15th century The elegant baluster body boldly painted in rich tones of cobalt-blue with extensive 'heaping and piling' with six detached fruiting sprays of pomegranate, lychee, crab apple, longyan, peach and loquat. H. 40,8 cm. Est. 60 000 EUR. Note: Provenienz: Aus deutschem Diplomatenbesitz, in den 1960er-Jahren in China erworben - Für eine Meiping-Vase mit craquelierter Glasur ähnlich dem hier vorliegenden Stück siehe: 'The Gordon F. Morill Collection', Doyles New York,... [Lire la suite]
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03 mai 2009

A blue and white dish. Kangxi

A blue and white dish. Kangxi Finely painted with a narrative scene of a young kneeling lady and an elderly attendant bearing a bowl, in the background, a meditating monk sits in an open pavillion, fitted box. 27.4cm (10¾in) diam. (2). Estimate: £3,000 - 5,000 Bonham's. Fine Chinese Art, 14 May 2009. New Bond Street www.bonhams.com (Copyright © 2002-2009 Bonhams 1793 Ltd., Images and Text All Rights Reserved)
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03 mai 2009

A blue and white cylindrical vase, rolwagen. Circa 1640

A blue and white cylindrical vase, rolwagen. Circa 1640 Finely painted around the exterior with two ladies standing amidst rocky outcrops and beneath plantain trees, one holding a bawu and looking at a magnificent phoenix in flight above, with incised borders at the shoulder and foot. 46.9cm (18½in) high. Estimate: £3,000 - 5,000 Footnote: For an extensive discussion about the emergence of these wares, and the possible origin of this otherwise inexplicable name from rotating vases with continuous designs, in Dutch called... [Lire la suite]
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01 mai 2009

A blue and white yenyen vase with typical trumpet neck. Kangxi

A blue and white yenyen vase with typical trumpet neck. Kangxi Decorated with the Daoist theme of Deer, Cranes and Pine in a mountainous landscape. 46cm (18in) high. Estimate: £4,500 - 5,500 Bonhams. Chinese & other Asian Works of Art, 11 May 2009. Knightsbridge www.bonhams.com (Copyright © 2002-2009 Bonhams 1793 Ltd., Images and Text All Rights Reserved)
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18 avril 2009

A Blue and White Globular Jar. China, 18th Century

A Blue and White Globular Jar. China, 18th Century A Blue and White Globular Jar, painted with a design of sinuous archaistic dragons with bifurcated tails amongst clouds over rocks and breaking waves, under a narrow border of bats amongst clouds under the neck. Height: 8 1/2” (21.6 cm). Price: $7,500.00 Mark Powley. Email: mail@markpowley.net (all text & images © Mark Powley)
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13 avril 2009

Blue & White Bottle Vase with Original Lid. China. Wanli period, Ming Dynasty

Blue & White Bottle Vase with Original Lid. China. Wanli period, Ming Dynasty 13 1/2" in height. Original condition no restoration. Full Provenance, held privately since 1952. Black Pearl Antiques and Fine Arts, LLC. Email: Blackpearlantiques@sbcglobal.net (all text & images © Black Pearl Antiques and Fine Arts, LLC)
06 avril 2009

A blue and white 'dragon and phoenix' bowl. Mark and period of Wanli

A blue and white 'dragon and phoenix' bowl. Mark and period of Wanli painted around the sides in bright cobalt-blue with a dragon and phoenix separated by two large peony blooms striding through a continuous scrolling vine with verdant leaves, set between a band of overlapping ruyi heads around the foot and double-line bands below the rim, the interior with a central medallion enclosing a large lança character within a double-circle, with a band of further lança characters below the rim, the base inscribed with the... [Lire la suite]
05 avril 2009

A massive blue and white 'fish' bowl. Mark and period of Wanli

A massive blue and white 'fish' bowl. Mark and period of Wanli sturdily potted with deep straight sides tapering to a lipped mouthrim, vividly painted in deep cobalt-blue with an aquatic scene depicting four carp leaping amid flowering lotus plants, arrowhead, pondweed and clover ferns among tadpoles and above splashing waves, inscribed with the six-character mark in a single horizontal line below the rim. 49.3 cm., 19 3/8 in. Estimate 350,000—450,000 HKD PROVENANCE: Acquired in New York in the 1990s. Sotheby's. Fine... [Lire la suite]