30 mars 2011

Property of a Palm Beach Private Collector Brings $8.4 Million at Sotheby's New York

 A Rare Chinese ‘Famille-Rose’ ‘Millefleurs’ Altar Garniture, Qianlong Seal Marks and Period (detail). Photo: Sotheby's.  NEW YORK, N.Y.- Following the success of last week’s Asia Week sales series at Sotheby’s New York, which brought an incredible $71.3 million for Chinese porcelain and works of art, today’s auction of Property of a Palm Beach Private Collector achieved $8,397,649, almost double the pre-sale high estimate*. The auction was led by a strong group of over 80 pieces of Chinese porcelain and works of art,... [Lire la suite]
30 janvier 2010

Imperial massive blue and white fish bowl, yu gang, the rim with six character mark of Jiajing and of the period, 1522-1566

Imperial massive blue and white fish bowl, yu gang, the rim with six character mark of Jiajing and of the period, 1522-1566 with lipped rim, painted with three carp and a freshwater perch (also known as mandarin fish) amongst lotus flowerheads, leaves, underground stem (rhizome), water clover, fern and other aquatic plants, all between double lines, the base unglazed. 27 5/8 inches, 70.2cm diameter; 13 ¾ inches, 35cm high. Price on application Notes: A dragon jardinière of this form, from the J.Love Collection, is... [Lire la suite]
22 mai 2009

A fine and large 'famille-rose' fish bowl. Qing dynasty, Qianlong period

A fine and large 'famille-rose' fish bowl. Qing dynasty, Qianlong period the body of slightly compressed globular form rising from a recessed base to a broad lipped rim, finely enamelled around the exterior with large lotus flower heads amidst leafy composite floral strapwork, all between a lotus-lappet band at the base and a ruyi collar at the gilt rim, the interior and base turquoise. 40cm., 15 3/4 in. Est. 50,000—70,000 GBP. Lot Sold 199,250 GBP PROVENANCE: Private Collection, England. NOTE: Large fishbowls painted in... [Lire la suite]
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