26 août 2010

Monochromes porcelains @ Bonhams

A flambé glazed stoneware vase.Daoguang Mark. photo Bonhams Its lobed rim in the shape of a six-petaled flower with conforming lobes descending through the neck and globular body, covered by mottled glaze of opaque sky blue and purple-red, the recessed base bearing a stamped six-character mark beneath a rust brown glaze;7 3/4in (19.5cm) high -Sold for $39,650 Two celadon glazed porcelain saucers.Yongzheng Marks. photo Bonhams Of shallow curving form, the celadon glaze applied over the exterior walls... [Lire la suite]
08 septembre 2009

A collection of monochrome porcelains, Yongzheng, Qianlong and Tongzhi marks

A rare pair of copper-red-glazed jardinieres and stands. Yongzheng four-character seal marks in underglaze blue and of the period (1723-1735) The jardiniéres well potted with deep sides, the exterior and everted rim covered with a glaze of rich bean-red color stopping at the raised outer edge of the rim, the white glaze of the interior with faint blue-green tint, with a drainage hole in the bottom; the shallow stands also with everted rim above a band of chrysanthemum petals molded on the sides, covered with a similar glaze... [Lire la suite]
30 mars 2009

A group of six chinese porcelain copper red-glazed tablewares, 18th-early 20th century

A group of six chinese porcelain copper red-glazed tablewares, 18th-early 20th century comprising a small double gourd vase; a dish; a circular seal paste box and cover, with six character apocryphal Kangxi mark; a small water pot; a censer; and an ink palette; together with an enameled pinkish-red small dish, qianlong mark. The dish, the largest, 7¾in. (19.7cm.) diameter (8) Estimate $1,500 - $2,000 Christie's. Christie's Interiors. 1 - 2 April 2009. New York, Rockefeller Plaza www.christies.com Image 2009 Christie's Ltd