28 octobre 2010

Christie's Hong Kong sales of chinese ceramics & works of art to offer an impressive array from celebrated private collections

A magnificent large pink-enamelled blue and white moonflask. Qianlong six-character sealmark and of the period (1736-1795) 19 1/4 in. (48.9cm.) high. Estimate: Estimate on request. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd., 2010 Hong Kong – Christie’s Hong Kong Fall sales of Important Ceramics and Works of Art will take place on December 1 at the Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre.  With three important single-owner sales and numerous important collections presented during this day-long series, collectors will be treated to... [Lire la suite]
12 septembre 2010

Kangxi, Qianlong and Qing dynasty Blue and white and copper-red & iron-red and underglaze-blue porcelains

A blue and white and copper-red 'Shou' lotus dish. Kangxi mark and period. photo courtesy Sotheby's of lotus form, the interior moulded with two rows of petals centering a medallion painted with a shou character and a ruyi head border, the inner ring painted copper red and the outer ring outlined in underglaze-blue, the exterior similarly decorated with outer petals alternately enclosing stylized characters and copper red florets, the base painted with an eight character Kangxi renzi Zhonghe Tang zhi mark ('made for the Zhonghe... [Lire la suite]
07 septembre 2010

Qing monochromes @ Bonhams, Chinese & other Asian Works of Art, 8 Sep 2010, Knightsbridge

A Ge-type mallet vase. 18th century © 2002-2010 Bonhams 1793 Ltd The cylindrical body with high sloping shoulders and a tall cylindrical neck rising to the lipped rim, covered overall with a dense greenish network of pale and dark crackles imitating the Song Dynasty Geyao glaze stopping short of the rim and foot ring; 16.8cm (6⅝in) high.- Estimate: £800 - 1,200, € 970 - 1,400, HK$ 9,900 - 15,000 A pair of Guan-type foliate dishes. 18th century © 2002-2010 Bonhams 1793 Ltd Each dish modelled with gently curved lobed... [Lire la suite]
03 septembre 2010

Chinese Famille Rose, Doucai, Famille Noire, Famille Verte, Wucai, Dayazhai porcelains @ Doyle New York

Pair of Chinese Famille Rose Enamel Porcelain Dishes. Yongzheng Six-Character Mark and of the Period. Photo: Courtesy Doyle New York. Enameled on the interior with blossoming peony within a ring of four bats. Diameter 3 3/4 inches. Estimate $20,000-30,000 Pair of Chinese Doucai Porcelain Chicken Cups. 18th/19th Century. Photo: Courtesy Doyle New York.   Each enameled on the interior with a rooster and hen perched on rockwork before blossoming flowers, the exterior sides with further scenes of rooster,... [Lire la suite]
01 septembre 2010

Chinese Blue & White porcelains @ Doyle New York

Chinese Blue and White Glazed Meiping, Qianlong Seal Mark and of the Period. Photo: Courtesy Doyle New York. Delicately drawn with a wide band of foliate lotus and leafy vines between upright overlapping plantain leaves at the foot and pendant lotus panels on the shoulder, the neck with four stylized flowerheads, above a small border of stylized double peach and scrolls. Height 9 3/4 inches. Estimate $150,000 - $200,000. For a similar example see Christie's, Hong Kong, Master Works of Chinese Art, November 5 & 6, 1997,... [Lire la suite]
27 juin 2010

Kangxi imperial peachbloom-glazed 'juban', 'Tangluo xi' & Kangxi mark, Guangxu period 'Taibai zun'

An imperial peachbloom-glazed chrysanthemum vase 'juban', China, Kangxi six-character mark and period © 2010 Nagel - Auction H. 23,3 cm. Estimate 50 000 €. Sold 140 000 € Provenance: E.T. Hall collection, no. 180 An imperial peachbloom-glazed brush washer 'Tangluo xi', China, Kangxi six-character mark and of the period © 2010 Nagel - Auction D. 11,9 cm. Estimate 4 000 €. Sold 13 000 € This type of brush washer is described as of 'gong' shape, or tangluo xi, as it has a very compressed body. An... [Lire la suite]
17 juin 2010

Yongzheng imperial doucai dragon dish, Kangxi famille verte dragon yenyen & doucai dragon dish & Qianlong wucai dragon dish

A very rare and large imperial doucai dragon dish. China, Yongzheng six-character mark and of the period © 2010 Nagel - Auctions D. 27,3 cm. Estimate 45 000 € Sold 220 000 € References: Cf. a similar dish from the Yokogawa Collection is published 'Catalogue of the Tokyo National Museum', No. 631- Jarras Collection, Part II, Christie's Hongkong, 8.10.1990, Lot 315 - Gugong bowuyuan cang Gu taoci ziliao xuancui Bd. 2, no. 139 - 'The Wonders of the Potter's Palette - Qing Ceramics from the Hongkong Museum of Art', 1984, no.... [Lire la suite]
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11 juin 2010

Époque Kangxi (1662 - 1722). Important plat et deux coupes rondes de la famille verte, verseuse Transition et coupe doucai

Époque Kangxi (1662 - 1722). Important plat.  photo Piasa en porcelaine blanche décorée en émaux polychromes de la famille verte de grue et cerf au centre sur une terrasse entourée de bonsaï et bambous, les bords décorés de pivoines stylisées et rinceaux entourant des médaillons de feuilles. Diamètre : 37,5 cm (Petites ébréchures) - Estimation : 2 000 / 2 500 € Époque Kangxi (1662 - 1722). Coupe ronde.  photo Piasa en porcelaine blanche décorée en émaux polychromes de lettrés dans un paysage montagneux,... [Lire la suite]
06 juin 2010

Petite coupe en porcelaine blanche et émaux de type doucai. Époque Kangxi & Vase balustre en porcelaine et émaux wucai. XVIIIe s

Petite coupe en porcelaine blanche et émaux de type doucai. Époque Kangxi (1662-1722). à décor en médaillon central d'un grenadier s'élevant derrière un rocher en forme de tablette votive. Le pourtour est orné de rinceaux floraux. Sur la base, marque apocryphe Chenghua en six caractères kaishu. Diam. 16 cm - Estimation : € 1,800-2,000 Vase balustre en porcelaine et émaux wucai. XVIIIe siècle. à décor de chevaux galopants parmi des pics montagneux sur fond de spirales. Haut. 23,5 cm - Estimation : € 1,100-1,500 ... [Lire la suite]
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04 juin 2010

Kangxi blue and white porcelains @ 3,750 GBP

A large blue and white 'soldier' vase. Qing dynasty, Kangxi period. photo Sotheby's of tapering oviform with waisted neck and flaring rim, painted with a central band of dragons in reserve with stylised scrolling ruyi on a blue ground, between bands of stylised lotus scrollwork, with a band of ascending leaves at the neck and further band of stylised scrolling lotus at the foot - 92cm., 36 1/8 in. Est. 50,000—70,000 GBP Lot Sold 133,250 GBP PROVENANCE: A Private Austrian Collection. A blue and white brushpot. Qing... [Lire la suite]