15 novembre 2009

Imperial green-ground iron-red decorated vase of gourd form, Six character mark of Jiajing within a double ring and of the perio

Imperial green-ground iron-red decorated vase of gourd form, Six character mark of Jiajing within a double ring and of the period, 1522-1566.the lower bulb painted with four lotus flowerheads on a scrolling branch amongst leaves, beneath a classic scroll band on the shoulder, the upper bulb with three lotus flowerheads on a similar scrolling branch amongst leaves, above three peony flowerheads on a scrolling floral branch at the waist. 7 ½ inches, 19.2cm high. Price on request. Notes: • Formerly in the collection of the... [Lire la suite]
15 novembre 2009

Ming dynasty. Imperial green-ground incised saucer dish. Incised six character mark of Wanli within a double ring

Ming dynasty. Imperial green-ground incised saucer dish. Incised six character mark of Wanli within a double ring and of the period, 1573-1619. with gently flaring rim, incised in the centre with an archaic style four sided gu-form vase containing three branches of flowering peony and two branches of flowering prunus in a double ring medallion encircled by eight yellow-ground treasures, babao, tied with incised aubergine ribbons, the underside with six lingzhi fungus branches all on a luminous green ground, the base incised... [Lire la suite]
15 novembre 2009

Ming dynasty. Imperial green-ground & Imperial yellow-ground porcelains, Six character mark of Jiajing and of the period

Ming dynasty. Imperial green-ground saucer dish. Six character mark of Jiajing within a double ring and of the period, 1522-1566.with gently flaring rim, incised in the centre with a yellow five-clawed dragon in pursuit of a flaming pearl amongst stylised lingzhi clouds and flames within a double ring, the underside with two dragons, each in pursuit of a flaming pearl, the base with collector’s mark. 7 ¾ inches, 19.7cm diameter. Price on request. Provenance: • Formerly in the collection of Edward Arthur Lane... [Lire la suite]
09 mai 2009

A green-ground black-decorated dragon bottle vase, China, Xuande six-character mark, 18th/19th century

A green-ground black-decorated dragon bottle vase, China, Xuande six-character mark, 18th/19th century H. 18,4 cm. Est. 1 200 € Provenance: Property from the collection of an old German industrial family, from the Dobrikow Collection, Beijing acquired with Lepke Berlin, 1.3.1930, Lot 361 Nagel Auctions. Asian Art. 8th May 2009. www.auction.de