09 janvier 2011

An unusual triple gourd vase. Kangxi period

An unusual triple gourd vase. Kangxi period. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd., 2010 The upper register with underglaze blue floral decoration, above cobalt and café-au-lait bulbs, the round body with copper-red and blue floral sprig roundels reserved on a cobalt-blue ground; 11 7/8 in. (30.2 cm.) high - Estimate $7,000 - $9,000 Christie's.  Chinese Export Art , 25 January 2011, New York, Rockefeller Plaza www.christies.com
30 décembre 2010

Blue & White porcelains from the Lady Lever Art Gallery (2)

Vase. Porcelain with underglaze blue decoration. H. 19.7 cm, DB. 12 cm. Jingdezhen, China. Qing Dynasty, Kangxi (1662-1722 AD). LL 6037. Lady Lever Art Gallery. Vase, which belongs to a set of five (with three vases, LL 6037, LL 6038 (cover to LL 6037 ), LL 6039, LL 6040 (cover to LL 6039 ), LL 6041 & LL 6042 (cover to LL 6041 ) with slender oval bodies, short necks, dome-shaped covers, and slightly spreading feet; and two beakers, LL 6043 & LL 6044, with bulbous stems and flaring mouths). Design in bands of... [Lire la suite]
25 octobre 2009

An underglazeblue plate depicting abstract flowers, Annam, 15th century

An underglaze blue plate depicting abstract flowers, Annam, 15th century Very minor wear - D. 38 cm - Est. 1 200,00 € Nagel Auctions. Asian Art. 30 October 2009 http://www.auction.de/
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03 mars 2009

An underglaze blue and underglaze red (qing hua you li hong) bowl. Qianlong six-character mark

An underglaze blue and underglaze red (qing hua you li hong) bowl. Qianlong six-character mark Decorated with the Eight Immortals of Daoist Observance (Pa Hsien) on a red wave ground; and key-fret foot (damage). 22cm (8¾in) diameter. Estimate: £100 - 200 Bonhams. Chinese & other Asian Works of Art, 4 Mar 2009. Knightsbridge www.bonhams.com (Copyright © 2002-2009 Bonhams 1793 Ltd)