19 juin 2011

A peach bloom glazed porcelain beehive water pot & a celadon glazed porcelain bottle vase with carved decoration. Kangxi Period

A peach bloom glazed porcelain beehive water pot. Kangxi Mark and Period.  Photo Bonhams Its curving exterior walls incised with three dragon roundels and covered with a mottled rosy-red layer exhibiting patches of faint green beneath the celadon-tinged glaze covering the interior and the base centered with the underglaze blue six-character mark in two rows of regular script, the original mouth and neck replaced by a metal band mount; 5in (12.5cm) diameter. Estimate: US$5,000 - 7,000 Property Formerly from the Daibutsu... [Lire la suite]
27 juin 2010

Kangxi imperial peachbloom-glazed 'juban', 'Tangluo xi' & Kangxi mark, Guangxu period 'Taibai zun'

An imperial peachbloom-glazed chrysanthemum vase 'juban', China, Kangxi six-character mark and period © 2010 Nagel - Auction H. 23,3 cm. Estimate 50 000 €. Sold 140 000 € Provenance: E.T. Hall collection, no. 180 An imperial peachbloom-glazed brush washer 'Tangluo xi', China, Kangxi six-character mark and of the period © 2010 Nagel - Auction D. 11,9 cm. Estimate 4 000 €. Sold 13 000 € This type of brush washer is described as of 'gong' shape, or tangluo xi, as it has a very compressed body. An... [Lire la suite]
05 septembre 2009

A collection of peachbloom-glazed porcelains @ Christie's Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art

A peachbloom-glazed chrysanthemum vase, juban ping. Kangxi six-character mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1662-1722) The elegant ovoid body molded with a band of chrysanthemum petals above the rounded foot and surmounted by a tall neck flaring towards the white rim, the exterior covered with a greyish-rose glaze with areas of deep rose mottling and shading to paler tone in the recesses of the chrysanthemum band to outline the petals, the interior of the mouth of matching rose tone finely mottled with tiny flecks of... [Lire la suite]