01 juillet 2009

A collection of chinese blue and white, Kangxi (1662-1722)

A Chinese blue and white 'dragon' vase. Kangxi (1662-1722) The slender baluster sides painted with a large writhing dragon clasping the 'sacred' pearl in one claw amongst firing cloud scrolls, the slightly flaring neck encircled by bands of ruyi, clouds, keyfret and jewels, small glaze crack. 46.6 cm. high. Est. €6,000 - €9,000 A Chinese blue and white rouleau vase. Kangxi (1662-1722) The cylindrical body painted with a continuous river landscape with steep rocks, a solitary figure seated on an outcrop, three... [Lire la suite]
18 juin 2009

A collection of chinese blue and white, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

A chinese blue and white jar Kangxi (1662-1722) Painted in a vibrant blue tone with flowering peony and lotus blossoms. 8 7/8 in. (22.5 cm.) high. Estimate£600 - £800 - Price Realized £750 A chinese blue and white silver-mounted jarlet. The porcelain Kangxi period (1662-1722), the silver later Brightly painted around the baluster body with two shaped medallions enclosing floral stems issuing from rockwork and interspersed by scrolling foliage. 7½ in. (19.3 cm.) high.... [Lire la suite]