05 mars 2011

Chinese monochromes @ Christie's Interiors

A Chinese liver-red-glazed pear-shaped vase, yuhuchunping.  Photo: Christie's Images Ltd., 2011 The pear-shaped body rising to a flaring rim, covered on the exterior with a pale liver-red glaze, the neck interior and underside under a white glaze, the base with a Qianlong underglaze-blue seal mark, 11½ in. (29 cm.) high  - Estimate £800 - £1,200 - Price Realized  £6,000 A pair of large Chinese crackle-glazed vases. 19th century.  Photo: Christie's Images Ltd., 2011 Each flanked by loose ring animal mask... [Lire la suite]