20 juin 2009

Repose pinceaux ou poids. Chine, fin de la dynastie Ming, XVIIe siècle

Repose pinceaux ou poids. Chine, fin de la dynastie Ming, XVIIe siècle sculpté de deux dragons au corps puissants et tortueux, émergeant de flots tumultueux et de nuages, pourchassant la perle sacrée entourée de flammes. long. 19 cm, 7 1/2 in. Est. 70,000—90,000 EUR. Lot Sold 70,350 EUR NOTE : This fine jade carving of two sinuous dragons chasing a flaming pearl amongst tumultuous waves is a rare example of jade vessels made for the scholar's table. The composition of the design insinuates that the piece may have served... [Lire la suite]
20 juin 2009

A large blue and white 'Kraak' porcelain dish. Late Ming Dynasty

A large blue and white 'Kraak' porcelain dish. Late Ming Dynasty The wide, canted flange rim and cavetto to the shallow well painted with panels of stylized peach branches separated by Daoist symbols surrounding ducks and a lotus pond centering the broad floor, the exterior decorated with simplified reserves.. 19 1/4in (49cm) diameter. Estimate: $2,500 - 4,000 Bonhams. Fine Asian Works of Art, 29 Jun 2009. 220 San Bruno Avenue, San Francisco www.bonhams.com
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20 juin 2009

A group of five blue and white porcelain square bottles. Late Ming

A group of five blue and white porcelain square bottles. Late Ming Each similarly potted with a reeded cylindrical neck, curving shoulder, 'Flowers of the Four Seasons' on the flat walls and a flat, unglazed base: two featuring a lingzhi scroll decoration on the shoulder, two with auspicious peach branches, and the fifth with flowering branches on the shoulder. . 10 to 10 3/8in (25.5 to 26.5cm) high. Estimate: $2,500 - 4,000 Bonhams. Fine Asian Works of Art, 29 Jun 2009. 220 San Bruno Avenue, San Francisco... [Lire la suite]
18 juin 2009

A collection of chinese blue and white. Late Ming dynasty

A chinese large blue and white dish. Late Ming dynasty Painted with a bucholic scene of islands with pagodas, the rim with phoenix amidst lotus, the exterior with small birds perched on branches 17½ in. (44 cm.) diam. Estimate £2 000- £3000 - Price Realized £6 875. With rounded sides and flattened rim, painted with bands of ruyi-heads, fruits, flowers and precious objects. 14 1/8 in. (36 cm.) diam. Estimate £1 000- £1 500 - Price Realized £2 375. A chinese large blue and white dish. Late Ming dynasty ... [Lire la suite]
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