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]
11 septembre 2010

Scholars's objects @ Doyle New York

Large and fine Chinese carved bamboo mountain. 18-19th century. Photo: Courtesy Doyle New York Typical form, deeply carved and undercut to show hilltop pagoda among pine and blossoming trees flanking a procession of approximately sixty-three immortals and attendants, over scrolling sea and well-worked rock work, good patina. H: 13 W: 5 1/4 in.. Estimate $20,000-30,000 PROVENANCE: Private collection of a Princeton Gentleman Purchased Jade Dragon 2002 Chinese White Jade Brushpot . 19th Century. Photo:... [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]
23 février 2010

The Robert H. Blumenfield Collection to Be Offered at Christie's Asian Art Week

A finely carved botanical rhinoceros horn cup 17th/18th century. Carved in relief around the sides with a butterfly flitting amongst various plants and bamboo growing amidst rockwork, 5.1/4 in. (13.5 cm.) long. Estimate: $60,000-80,000. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd 2010. NEW YORK, NY.- On March 25, Christie’s New York will present For the Enjoyment of Scholars: Selections from the Robert H. Blumenfield Collection, a single-owner sale of exceptional Chinese carvings and works of art. Meticulously acquired over the past thirty... [Lire la suite]
09 janvier 2010

Langyao Apple Form Water Pot. 清代 Qing Dynasty, 乾隆 Qianlong Period (1736-1795) @ Vermeer & Griggs

Langyao Apple Form Water Pot. 清代 Qing Dynasty, 乾隆 Qianlong Period (1736-1795) A fine small apple form water pot, the compressed globular body applied with a copper red Langyao glaze that has fired to a pale tone except at the bottom where the glaze has turned a rich hue of congealed blood. The base has fired a pale copper green colored crackled tone except in the center where it's turned red. Height: 2 1/2" (6.4cm). Condition:  Excellent, a minor chip at the mouth rim. Price on appliaction Provenance:... [Lire la suite]
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30 mars 2009

A group of six chinese porcelain copper red-glazed tablewares, 18th-early 20th century

A group of six chinese porcelain copper red-glazed tablewares, 18th-early 20th century comprising a small double gourd vase; a dish; a circular seal paste box and cover, with six character apocryphal Kangxi mark; a small water pot; a censer; and an ink palette; together with an enameled pinkish-red small dish, qianlong mark. The dish, the largest, 7¾in. (19.7cm.) diameter (8) Estimate $1,500 - $2,000 Christie's. Christie's Interiors. 1 - 2 April 2009. New York, Rockefeller Plaza www.christies.com Image 2009 Christie's Ltd
20 mars 2009

A 'peach-bloom' glazed porcelain water pot. Kangxi Mark

A 'peach-bloom' glazed porcelain water pot. Kangxi Mark Of domical beehive form with three dragon roundels impressed into the rounded walls beneath a mottled green and pale red glaze, the base bearing the six-character mark in underglaze blue regular script (firing flaw). 6 1/8in (15.5cm) diameter - Estimate: $600 - 800 Bonhams. Asian Decorative Arts, 23 Mar 2009. 220 San Bruno Avenue, San Francisco www.bonhams.cvom (Copyright © 2002-2009 Bonhams 1793 Ltd., Images and Text All Rights Reserved)
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