17 septembre 2010

A fine and rare yellow glass washer. Qing dynasty, Qianlong period

A fine and rare yellow glass washer. Qing dynasty, Qianlong period. photo courtesy Sotheby's the rich yellow metal of compressed globular form, the rounded sides resting on a curled lotus leaf, subtly carved with carp in a lotus pond, moving amidst large lotus leaves and flowers; height 4 in., 10.2 cm - Estimate 30,000—40,000 USD. Unsold Sotheby's. Fine Ceramics and works of Art. 15 Sept 2010. New York www.sothebys.com
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02 mai 2010

Yongzheng and Qianlong monochromes @ Sotheby's Hong Kong

A fine blue-glazed vase. Mark and period of Yongzheng. photo Sotheby's the slender ovoid body surmounted by a tall waisted neck flared towards the rim, covered overall with a rich purplish-blue glaze leaving a white edge around the rim, the interior and base glazed in white - 38.3 cm., 15 1/8 in. Est. 800,000—1,000,000 HKDLot Sold 3,140,000 HKD PROVENANCE: Sotheby's Hong Kong, 9th November 1982, lot 267.Sotheby's Hong Kong, 2nd November 1998, lot 313. NOTE: It is extremely rare to find Yongzheng vases of this shape... [Lire la suite]
03 avril 2009

A fine peachbloom washer. Mark and period of Kangxi

A fine peachbloom washer. Mark and period of Kangxi delicately potted of compressed circular form, supported on a shallow tapering foot, the incurved, rounded sides covered with a fine 'mottled peach' red glaze with areas of white and pale lime green flecks, the interior left white and unusually, the character wen inscribed in underglaze-blue by the footrim, the base further inscribed with a six-character reign mark in underglaze blue. 11.5 cm., 4 1/4 in. Estimate 500,000—700,000 HKD PROVENANCE: Collection of Edward... [Lire la suite]
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