12 avril 2011

A very rare and fine round, carved cinnabar lacquer (tihong) box and cover with peony décor. China, six-character mark Xuande

A very rare and fine round, carved cinnabar lacquer (tihong) box and cover with peony décor. China, six-character mark Xuande and of the period or earlier. photo Nagel Auktionen The surface of the cover is delicately carved in deep, smooth relief of red lacquer. D. 22,2 cm. Estimate 100000 / 150000 € Nagel Auktionen. Asian Art. May 6th 2011 www.auction.de
01 juillet 2009

A Chinese underglaze-blue, red and celadon vase. Xuande six character mark, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

A Chinese underglaze-blue, red and celadon vase. Xuande six character mark, Kangxi period (1662-1722) slender baluster sides, painted, incised and moulded in shallow relief with a continuous river landscape, depicting a fisherman, two scholars conversing under a pine tree and a servant bringing a qin, small rim and base restorations. 41 cm. high. Est. €4,000 - €6,000 - Price Realized  €6,000 Christie's. The Decorative Arts Sale Includingg The J.V.N. Van Achterbergh Collection And Fine Paintings. 30 June - 1 July 2009.... [Lire la suite]
21 mars 2009

A Chinese blue and white square bowl Xuande six character mark, Kangxi (1662-1722)

A Chinese blue and white square bowl  Xuande six character mark, Kangxi (1662-1722) Moulded with canted corners, the sides painted with scenes from 'The Romance of the Western Chamber' on a diaper-pattern ground, the interior rim with a diaper-pattern band reserved with floral panels, minor glaze flaws. 19.2 cm. wide. Estimate €1,000 - €1,500 Christie's. European Noble And Private Collections. 31 March - 1 April 2009. Amsterdam www.christies.com Image 2009 Christie's Ltd