03 mars 2009

A blue and white lobed jar, Wanli mark and of the period

A blue and white lobed jar, Wanli mark and of the period (base drilled). 11cm (4¼in) high. Estimate: £800 - 1,200 Footnote: The base with label for Christie's Jarras Collection, 17, June 1990. Bonhams. Chinese & other Asian Works of Art, 4 Mar 2009. Knightsbridge www.bonhams.com (Copyright © 2002-2009 Bonhams 1793 Ltd)
03 mars 2009

Three Vung Tao cargo blue and white goblets and two covers. Circa 1690

Three Vung Tao cargo blue and white goblets and two covers. Circa 1690 Two of tapering beaker form, with floral decoration; one of cylindrical form, with fixed cover. The tallest 19cm (7½in) high. (5). Estimate: £1,000 - 1,500 Footnote: One base with the labels for Christie's Vung Tau Cargo, Lot 58 and the Jarras Collection; and one base with labels for Christie's Vung Tau Cargo, Lot 37, the Jarras Collection and Marchant, London. For a similar covered beaker of tapering form, compare the example illustrated on page 236 of... [Lire la suite]
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03 mars 2009

A blue and white circular deep dish. Six-character mark of The Xuande Emperor but Kangxi

A blue and white circular deep dish. Six-character mark of The Xuande Emperor but Kangxi Decorated at the centre with a group of Scholars (fritting). 38cm (15in) diameter. Estimate: £600 - 800 Bonhams. Chinese & other Asian Works of Art, 4 Mar 2009. Knightsbridge www.bonhams.com (Copyright © 2002-2009 Bonhams 1793 Ltd)
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03 mars 2009

A very rare Chinese Export blue and white candleholder, Qianlong/Jiaqing

A very rare Chinese Export blue and white candleholder, Qianlong/Jiaqing Of European form with looped handle and foliate base; decorated with pagoda buildings in a mountainous river landscape. 13cm (5in) diameter. Estimate: £400 - 600 Bonhams. Chinese & other Asian Works of Art, 4 Mar 2009. Knightsbridge www.bonhams.com (Copyright © 2002-2009 Bonhams 1793 Ltd)
02 mars 2009

A Blue and White Double-Gourd Beaker Vase, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period

A Blue and White Double-Gourd Beaker Vase, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period supported on a short rounded foot rising to a straight waisted section of scrolling foliates, ruyi-head lappets and diamond-diaper border, the globular body below a semi-globular section and trumpet neck, decorated in deep underglaze-blue featuring hexagonal jardinieres growing exotic flowers, interspersed with lotus heads encircling floral sprays, with upright lappets enclosing flowers rendered in low-relief, the base with a lingzhi mark. height 16 3/4 in.,... [Lire la suite]
02 mars 2009

A Small Blue and White Rectangular Box And Cover, Ming Dynasty, Chongzhen Period

A Small Blue and White Rectangular Box And Cover, Ming Dynasty, Chongzhen Period the rectangular cover cut from the top section of the box, painted with a long-tailed bird perched on the branch of a flowering tree which partially obscures a large moon, among rocks and bamboo, the box painted on four sides with prunus and lotus branches, the underside of the cover with a two-character inscription (2). 1 7/8 x 4 5/8 x 3 1/8 in., 4.8 x 11.7 x 7.9 cm. Estimate 7,000—9,000 USD Sotheby's. Chinese Works of Art. 17 Mar 09.New York... [Lire la suite]
02 mars 2009

A Blue and White Double Gourd 'Lotus' Vase, Ming Dynasty, Early 16th Century

A Blue and White Double Gourd 'Lotus' Vase, Ming Dynasty,  Early 16th Century the two globular sections painted in underglaze-blue with large scrolling lotus and dramatically serrated leaves, the collar of the mid-section with a band of small scrolling lotus, below a border containing two beribboned ruyi-heads, the narrow neck painted with a double-floral diaper, with ruyi-head lappets on the short straight foot, Japanese wood box (2). height 13 in., 33 cm. Estimate 6,000—8,000 USD Sotheby's. Chinese Works of Art. 17... [Lire la suite]
02 mars 2009

A Blue and White Circular 'One Hundred Boys' Box And Cover, Wanli Mark and Period

A Blue and White Circular 'One Hundred Boys' Box And Cover, Wanli Mark and Period of circular form with a domed cover painted with a lively scene of boys at play, each rendered in deep blue outline filled with a wash of lighter blue, a boy dressed as a dignitary seated in front of a screen reading from a book, surrounded by boys bestowing gifts, matching herbs, flying a kite, and drinking tea, the rounded sides of the box and cover with sinuous five-clawed dragons pursuing 'flaming pearls', with a narrow band of the 'Eight... [Lire la suite]