25 mars 2010

Two 'famille-rose' porcelains. Qing dynasty, Yongzheng period

A 'famille-rose' 'eggshell' plate. Qing dynasty, Yongzheng period. photo courtesy Sotheby's delicately painted with an interior setting of a seated woman with two boys, the everted rim with an intricate floral border in gilding outlined in rouge-de-fer - diameter 8 3/4 in., 21.4cm. Est. 8,000—10,000 USD. Lot Sold 23,750 USD PROVENANCE: Christie's London, 8th November, 2005, lot 127.S. Marchant & Son, London, 2006. EXHIBITED: Tentoonstelling van Oude Kunst, Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam, 1936 (according to label). A... [Lire la suite]