13 novembre 2010

An incised aubergine-glazed saucer dish. Yongzheng mark and period

An incised aubergine-glazed saucer dish. Yongzheng mark and period. photo Sotheby's. the shallow rounded sides rising from a short straight foot to an everted rim, finely incised around the exterior with the bajixiang and covered in a rich dark aubergine glaze, the base glazed white; 11.5cm., 4 1/2 in. Estimate 6,000—8,000 GBP. Lot Sold 13,750 GBP Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art. 10 Nov 10. London www.sothebys.com
13 novembre 2010

A rare aubergine-glazed Meiping. Qianlong Seal Mark and Period

A rare aubergine-glazed Meiping. Qianlong Seal Mark and Period. photo Sotheby's. the broad-shouldered baluster body rising from a recessed base to a short narrow waisted neck, covered overall in a rich deep aubergine glaze; 22cm., 8 5/8 in. Estimate 10,000—15,000 GBP. Lot Sold 34,850 GBP NOTE Vases covered in this lustrous aubergine glaze are rare; a closely related example was sold at Christie's Hong Kong, 1st December 2009, lot 1902; and another from the Vera Goldschlager collection, was sold at Christie's Hong Kong,... [Lire la suite]
07 mai 2010

Qing dynasty monochromes @ Christie's, Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, 11 May 2010, London

An extremely rare ru-type oval washer. Yongzheng underglaze blue seal mark and of the period (1723-35). photo Christie's Ltd 2010 The vessel with deep gently rounded walls rising from an unglazed foot rim, the interior with a moulded lotus bloom, covered overall in an unctuous, attractively crackled, light blue glaze - 6¾ in. (17 cm.) wide. Est. £15,000 - £20,000 ($22,560 - $30,080) Provenance: R.F.A. Riesco Collection, no. 485.Sotheby's London, 11 December 1984, lot 419.Bluett & Sons, London, 18 December 1984. ... [Lire la suite]
22 novembre 2009

A collection of chinese monochromes, Qianlong, Yongzheng, Daoguang & Qing dynasty @ Christie's Hong Kong on december 2009

A fine and extremely rare 'black' teadust glazed vase. Qianlong incised six-character sealmark and of the period (1736-1795). Image 2009 Christie's Ltd Of archaic bronze form, the ovoid body flanked by a pair of ribbed 'C'-shaped handles surmounted by ruyi heads, between a pair of raised flanges at the shoulder, the flared neck and splayed foot each encircled with four further relief moulded flanges, covered overall in an even lush unctuous glaze of deep, moss-green tone - 13 in. (32.5 cm.) high, stand, three Japanese wood... [Lire la suite]
03 octobre 2009

A collection of monochrome porcelains sold @ Christie's New York

A group of three Chinese guan-type vessels comprising a pale bluish-green crackle-glazed large mallet vase, Qing dynasty; a crackle-glazed pear-shaped ewer, possibly 18th century; a crackled bluish-green-glazed pear-shaped small vase; together with a pale brown crackle-glazed octagonal cup; the pale bluish-green crackle-glazed vase 8in. (20.4cm.) high (12) - Est. $1,200 - $1,800 - Price Realized $42,500 A small Chinese pottery ma jun wine cup, Yuan Ming dynasty (1279-1644) The cup 2in. (5cm.) diameter (2) - Est. $300... [Lire la suite]
30 mars 2009

A group of four chinese porcelain aubergine-glazed vessels, 18th century

A group of four chinese porcelain aubergine-glazed vessels, 18th century comprising a pair of molded peony-shaped cups, a lotus-form cup with a turquoise-glazed crab in the interior, and a flower-form cup. The peony-shaped cups, the largest, 5 5/8in. (14.3cm.) long (4) Estimate $2,000 - $3,000 Christie's. Christie's Interiors. 1 - 2 April 2009. New York, Rockefeller Plaza www.christies.com Image 2009 Christie's Ltd
30 mars 2009

A group of chinese aubergine-glazed porcelain vessels, Qing dynasty (18th-19th century)

A group of chinese aubergine-glazed porcelain vessels, Qing dynasty (18th-19th century) comprising a bowl; a tripod censer; and two libation cups; together with a similar dark-blue glazed small ovoid vase. The bowl, the largest, 7 1/8in. (18cm.) diameter (5) Estimate $2,000 - $3,000 Christie's. Christie's Interiors. 1 - 2 April 2009. New York, Rockefeller Plaza www.christies.com Image 2009 Christie's Ltd