27 mai 2011

A copper-red 'three fruits' bowl.. Kangxi six-character mark and of the period.

A copper-red 'three fruits' bowl.. Kangxi six-character mark and of the period. Photo Bonhams The bowl with a short foot rising to a flared rim, the exterior with three fruits of pomegranate, persimmon and peach in underglaze copper-red, all on white ground. 15.2cm diam. Sold for HK$540,000 清康熙 釉裡紅三果圖碗 雙圈青花「大清康熙年製」楷書款 Provenance來源: Carl Kempe collectionSotheby's Paris, 12 June 2008, lot 82.Illustrated出版: B.Gyllensvärd, Chinese Ceramics in the Carl Kempe collection, Stockholm, 1964, pl. 783.Chinese Ceramic Treasures, a... [Lire la suite]
27 février 2011

Famille rose peach box and cover, Qing dynasty, Yongzheng mark and period

HONG KONG.- A Famille rose peach box and cover, Qing dynasty, Yongzheng mark and period is seen during a Sothebys press preview in Hong Kong, China 25 February 2011. The peach box is expected to fetch in excess of 40 to 60 million Hong Kong dollars or 5.1 to 7.7 million US dollars as a part of total 80 lots estimated at over 710 million Hong Kong dollars or 91 million US dollars of the Meiyintang Collection of fine porcelain sale at Sothebys in Hong Kong, China on 07 April 2011. EPA/YM YIK.
25 juin 2009

A collection of white jade, 18th century

A fine white jade covered vase. 18th Century Of flattened hu form with an angular profile, carved in high relief with a wide taotie mask band extending between two bands of upright flower petals that also appear on the tall cover while opposing chilong crawl around the curving shoulder; the off-white matrix displaying a subdued polish, abundant icy white veins and some natural fissure lines. 8 1/2in (24.5cm) high. Estimate: $40,000 - 60,000 A fine white jade peach, pomegranate and citron group. 18th Century ... [Lire la suite]