08 février 2011

A Chinese porcelain Wucai baluster jar and cover, 17th century.

A Chinese porcelain Wucai baluster jar and cover, 17th century. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd., 2011 14¾in. (37.5cm.) high (2) - Estimate $1,500 - $2,500. Christie's, 8 - 9 February 2011, New York, Rockefeller Plaza www.christies.com
07 janvier 2011

Christie's. Chinese Export Art , 25 January 2011, New York

An unusual Wucai five-piece garniture, Kangxi period.. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd., 2010 Comprising three baluster vases and covers and a pair of beaker vases, each with spiral-fluted midsection decorated with colorful flowering vine, the domed covers molded as overlapping petals; 12 5/8 in. (32 cm.) high (8) - Estimate $20,000 - $30,000 A Wucai baluster jar and cover, 17th century.. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd., 2010 Enameled in a bright palette with phoenix flying amidst large peony blooms growing from... [Lire la suite]
26 décembre 2010

A large Ming Fahua baluster jar and cover, Guan. Ming Dynasty, First half 16th century.

A large Ming Fahua baluster jar and cover, Guan. Ming Dynasty, First half 16th century. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd., 2010 Strongly potted, the sides decorated depicting a procession of the Eight Daoist Immortals walking towards Shoulao seated and flanked by his deer and a crane, the Eight Immortals carrying various attributes among pine trees in a landscape setting, above a large petal lappet band enclosing inverted lotus buds, all below a ruyi collar enclosing lotus blooms, with a further narrow petal lappet band on the... [Lire la suite]
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10 septembre 2010

Wucai baluster jar and cover. Transitional period, circa 1650

A Wucai baluster jar and cover. Transitional period, circa 1650. photo Christie's Ltd 2010  Painted around the body with a scene of a maiden kneeling in tribute before male and female officials, their attendants to one side in front of a large screen and altar table, while a group of maidens play musical instruments on a terrace, all beneath a border of 'cracked-ice' pattern on the shoulder and rocks and flowers on the tapered neck, the cover painted with a scene of three boys playing in a rocky landscape; 15 1/8 in.... [Lire la suite]
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28 mars 2010

Kangxi blue & white porcelains @ Sotheby's, Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art, 23 Mar 2010.,New York

A blue and white 'lotus' bowl. Kangxi mark and period. photo Sotheby's the exterior decorated in the Ming style with a lotus scroll in rich cobalt-blue above a lappet band around the base, the interior with a central lotus medallion - diameter 6 3/8 in., 16.3 cm. Estimate 4,000—6,000 USD. Lot Sold 13,750 USD PROVENANCE: Sotheby's New York, 22nd March 1995, lot 283 A rare blue and white dated inkstone. Dated ad 1694 and of the period. photo Sotheby's of circular form, one side with recessed biscuit center, the... [Lire la suite]
15 décembre 2009

Kangxi Chinese blue and white porcelains sold @ Christie's. European Noble and Private Collections, Amsterdam

A Chinese blue and white 'double-walled' teapot and cover. Kangxi (1662-1722) The globular sides divided in four honeycomb-pattern reticulated panels revealing a central flower-painted body, the outer body with a lotus design, the cover with flower-head reticulated design, moulded with upright handle and S-shaped spout simulating bamboo, minor rim frits, small baking flaw, frit, small cracks - 16 cm. high - Price Realized €5,625 A pair of Chinese blue and white 'double-walled' ewers and covers, Kangxi (1662-1722) The... [Lire la suite]
11 août 2009

A wucai baluster jar and cover, Transitional (mid 17th century)

A wucai baluster jar and cover, Transitional (mid 17th century) Christie's. Chinese Works of Art. 10 September 2009. London, South Kensington. Christie’s Images Ltd. 2009 www.christies.com decorated with a phoenix and qilin amongst flame scrolls, above rockwork separated by plantain, all reserved on iron-red geometric pattern grounds, the domed cover similarly decorated with knop finial -- 13 3/8 in. (34 cm.) high. Est. £2,000 - £3,000