01 juillet 2009

A collection of Chinese famille verte porcelain sold today @ Christie's Amsterdam

A large Chinese famille verte baluster jar and a cover . Kangxi (1662-1722) Enamelled around the sides with a continuous rocky landscape, depicting foreigners with curly hair and prominent noses, a figure with large red nose waiting cross-armed by a pavilion, one dignitary seated beside a Chinese beauty in a horse-driven cart and surrounded by bannermen, a servant carrying a picnic basket and water jug suspending from a pole, from behind rocks two men carrying game, rim crack and frittings. 56 cm. high. Est.  €8,000 -... [Lire la suite]
01 juillet 2009

A collection of chinese blue and white, Kangxi (1662-1722)

A Chinese blue and white 'dragon' vase. Kangxi (1662-1722) The slender baluster sides painted with a large writhing dragon clasping the 'sacred' pearl in one claw amongst firing cloud scrolls, the slightly flaring neck encircled by bands of ruyi, clouds, keyfret and jewels, small glaze crack. 46.6 cm. high. Est. €6,000 - €9,000 A Chinese blue and white rouleau vase. Kangxi (1662-1722) The cylindrical body painted with a continuous river landscape with steep rocks, a solitary figure seated on an outcrop, three... [Lire la suite]
01 juillet 2009

A collection of Chinese iron-red porcelains, one for Islamic Market circa 1710, the others, Kangxi (1662-1722)

Two pairs and a set of three Chinese iron-red and gilt plates. Kangxi (1662-1722) Comprising a pair of plates painted to the central roundel with two ladies in a fenced garden, surrounded by tulip-shaped panels enclosing flowers at the well, 22.5 cm. diam.; a pair of plates painted with a lady holding a baby accompagnied by two servants, the rim painted with tulip-shaped floral panels, 22.5 cm. diam.; and a set of three iron-red and underglaze-blue plates painted with a roundel of two ladies in a fenced garden, surrounded by... [Lire la suite]
22 juin 2009

A pair of Restauration ormolu and Chinese porcelain jardinières. The ormolu circa 1820-40, the porcelain Kangxi (1662-1722)

A pair of Restauration ormolu and Chinese porcelain jardinières. The ormolu circa 1820-40, the porcelain Kangxi (1662-1722) Each with rectangular polychrome-decorated porcelain plaques depicting birds resting on blossoming branches, figures hunting and in landscapes and pagodas, within foliate borders, the tooled ormolu borders decorated with flowerheads, lyres and trophies within geometric motifs on stylized dolphin cast feet, with removable liners. 8¼ in. (21 cm.) high; 11¾ in. (30 cm.) square (2). Estimate£30,000 - £50,000 -... [Lire la suite]
21 juin 2009

Four famille verte porcelains, Kangxi @ Bonhams

A famille verte enameled porcelain square dish. Kangxi Finished with a barbed edge to the canted corners and walls finished with alternating diaper bands and ribboned auspicious symbols that surround a beauty seated at a table to the front of a screen in an edited garden view filling the floor of the well.. 7 1/2in (19cm) wide. Estimate: $1,500 - 2,000 A famille verte porcelain dish with landscape reserves. Kangxi The floor of its curving well centered with a square landscape reserve surrounded by... [Lire la suite]
21 juin 2009

A wucai-decorated export porcelain tankard and cover. Kangxi

A wucai-decorated export porcelain tankard and cover. Kangxi The hinged cover, body and loop handle all painted in underglaze blue, various colored enamels and black outline with flower sprays arranged in bands separated by underglaze blue striping. 6 1/2in (16.5cm). Estimate: $3,000 - 5,000 Bonhams. Fine Asian Works of Art, 29 Jun 2009. 220 San Bruno Avenue, San Francisco www.bonhams.com
20 juin 2009

A collection of chinese blue and white, Kangxi @ Bonhams

A small blue and white porcelain jar. Kangxi Period Its full globular body painted to the exterior in cobalt blue below a keyfret band with four gourd-shaped frames filled with taotie masks, yinyang symbols and other archaistic designs, separated by four zoomorphic masks at the shoulder, each above a blossom, the foot encircled with a horizontal ring; the neck, recessed base and low foot rim unglazed revealing the fine fabric of the body.. 4 1/4in (10.8cm) high. Estimate: $800 - 1,200 Two small blue and... [Lire la suite]
18 juin 2009

A collection of chinese blue and white, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

A chinese blue and white jar Kangxi (1662-1722) Painted in a vibrant blue tone with flowering peony and lotus blossoms. 8 7/8 in. (22.5 cm.) high. Estimate£600 - £800 - Price Realized £750 A chinese blue and white silver-mounted jarlet. The porcelain Kangxi period (1662-1722), the silver later Brightly painted around the baluster body with two shaped medallions enclosing floral stems issuing from rockwork and interspersed by scrolling foliage. 7½ in. (19.3 cm.) high.... [Lire la suite]
20 mai 2009

A pale green jade 'dragon' vase and cover, Kangxi

A pale green jade 'dragon' vase and cover, Kangxi Finely carved with a well hollowed ovoid vase surmounted by an oval domed cover with a chilong finial, flanked by a ferocious dragon rising from the crashing waves and cloud scrolls and by a chilong dragon, all raised on crested waves spiralling to a whirlpool at the underside, the stone of an even pale green tone with minor pale russet inclusions and a russet streak, wood stand. 12.7cm (5in) wide. (3). Sold for £6,000 Bonhams. Fine Chinese Art, 14 May 2009. New... [Lire la suite]
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19 mai 2009

A pair of ormolu-mounted verte-Imari square bottles and covers. The porcelain Kangxi

A pair of ormolu-mounted verte-Imari square bottles and covers. The porcelain Kangxi Each richly enamelled and gilt on each face with a panel enclosing chrysanthemums emerging from behind a garden fence, surrounded by stylised floral sprays on an iron-red ground, with original covers and later European gilt mounts. The porcelain 30.2cm (11¾in) high. (4). Sold for £4,080 Bonhams. Fine Chinese Art, 14 May 2009. New Bond Street www.bonhams.com