17 mars 2011

Shopping of Chinese Glass @ Freeman's Auctioneers & Appraisers

Rare set of eight Chinese simulated coral glass immortal figures, 19th century. Courtesy Freeman's Auctioneers & Appraisers Tall coral-tone figures representing the eight Taoist immortals mounted over wood stands. Glass H: 9 in. Pits and pores to glass likely intended to mimic coral surface; one figure repaired / rebuilt at ankle level; very small chip to nose of one figure and small chip to drapery at foot of another. Estimate $15,000-30,000 PROVENANCE:  Property from the Ina and Sandford Gadient Collection of Fine... [Lire la suite]
20 janvier 2011

Square Form Imperial Yellow Bowl. Qing Dynasty, Qianlong Period (1736-1795).

Square Form Imperial Yellow Bowl. Qing Dynasty, Qianlong Period (1736-1795). Courtesy Vermeer & Griggs An extremely rare imperial scrap bowl of square section with steep flaring sides rising to a lipped rim covered overall in a brilliant glossy egg yolk yellow glaze (huang you). Incised in the well of the bowl is a writhing dragon. On each of the curved sides are incised ferocious dragons in various twisted positions amongst flames and flaming pearls above turbulent waves. Centered on the white glazed... [Lire la suite]
13 novembre 2010

A large and rare Imperial yellow jar. Kangxi Mark and Period

A large and rare Imperial yellow jar. Kangxi Mark and Period. photo Sotheby's. the rounded sides rising from a recessed ring base to a broad short neck with everted rim, covered overall in a rich egg-yolk yellow glaze, the base glazed white; 35.5cm., 14in. Estimate 10,000—15,000 GBP. Lot Sold 37,250 GBP Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art. 10 Nov 10. London www.sothebys.com
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13 novembre 2010

Imperial yellow bowl, saucer dish & dish. Zhengde mark and period

A fine Imperial yellow bowl. Zhengde mark and period. photo Sotheby's. the rounded sides rising from an inclined foot to a flared rim, covered overall with an even deep yellow glaze, the base with a transparent glaze of bluish tinge; 18.2cm, 7 1/8 in. Estimate 60,000—80,000 GBP. Lot Sold 79,250 GBP PROVENANCE; Collection of Thomas English Cody (1889-1948), the great nephew of 'Buffalo Bill' Cody. NOTE: A closely related example in the National Palace Museum, Taipei, is published in the Monochrome Ware of the Ming... [Lire la suite]
19 septembre 2009

An imperial yellow beijing glass bottle vase. Qianlong mark and period

An imperial yellow beijing glass bottle vase. Qianlong mark and period the slightly ovoid body rising steeply and surmounted by a tall cylindrical neck, the solidly blown glass of an even and soft lemon-yellow color and polished to a smooth gloss, with a four-character wheel-cut mark within a double-square on the recessed base; height 8 3/4 in., 22.3cm. Est. 12,000—15,000 USD - Lot sold 13,750 USD PROVENANCE: Formerly in a Massachusetts Private Collection. NOTE: The Imperial Glass Workshop was established in the 35th... [Lire la suite]