22 juin 2011

Yongzheng, Jiaqing & Qianlong monochrome @ Bonhams

A copper red glazed porcelain vase (yuhuchunping). Yongzheng Mark and Period photo Bonhams Of elegant pear shape raised on a flared foot and tapering inward to a narrow neck under a flared trumpet mouth, the deep peach-red glaze of even color shading to a darker rich color at the foot, the base with a six character mark written regular script within a double ring in underglaze blue; 9 3/4in (24.8cm) high. Sold for US$290,000 A coral red and gilt enameled porcelain double gourd vase. Jiaqing Mark. photo Bonhams The rich... [Lire la suite]
13 juin 2011

Vase en porcelaine à décor rouge de cuivre Yuhuchunping, . Chine, dynastie Ming, époque Hongwu (1368-1398)

Vase en porcelaine à décor rouge de cuivre Yuhuchunping, . Chine, dynastie Ming, époque Hongwu (1368-1398). Photo Sotheby's e corps en forme de poire finement peint en rouge de cuivre sous couverte deᅠpivoines dans des rinceaux feuillagésᅠsous une frise de têtes de ruyi stylisées, le piedᅠsouligné d'une frise de grecquesᅠsousᅠdes pétales stylisés, le col décoréᅠd'une bande d'entrelacsᅠet de feuilles de bananier séparées par une frise de grecques ;ᅠle col coupé, restaurations; 31,5 cm, 121/8 in. Estimate 80,000-120,000 EUR. Lot... [Lire la suite]
03 juin 2011

A very rare blue and white octagonal pear-shaped vase, yuhuchunping. Yuan dynasty (1279-1368)

A very rare blue and white octagonal pear-shaped vase, yuhuchunping. Yuan dynasty (1279-1368). Photo: Christie's Images Ltd. 2011 Moulded in three horizontal registers with lotus-shaped panels around the base enclosing eight precious objects, babao, the lozenge shaped panels around the body enclosing lotus and peony sprays and bouquets alternating with trellis patterns and lotus sprays emerging from waves, the shoulder with three panels depicting the friends of winter, pine, prunus and bamboo beneath a keyfret band and upright... [Lire la suite]
05 mars 2011

Chinese monochromes @ Christie's Interiors

A Chinese liver-red-glazed pear-shaped vase, yuhuchunping.  Photo: Christie's Images Ltd., 2011 The pear-shaped body rising to a flaring rim, covered on the exterior with a pale liver-red glaze, the neck interior and underside under a white glaze, the base with a Qianlong underglaze-blue seal mark, 11½ in. (29 cm.) high  - Estimate £800 - £1,200 - Price Realized  £6,000 A pair of large Chinese crackle-glazed vases. 19th century.  Photo: Christie's Images Ltd., 2011 Each flanked by loose ring animal mask... [Lire la suite]
06 décembre 2010

Two monochrome from the Shorenstein Collection

A fine large sacrificial-blue glazed vase, meiping. Qianlong six-character mark within double-circles and of the period. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd 2010 The vase is well-potted with a short, slightly flared cylindrical neck, the broad angular shoulder tapering gently to the narrow foot, the exterior with a brilliant purplish-blue glaze; 13 3/4in. (35cm.) high -  Estimate HK$1,200,000 - HK$1,800,000. Price Realized HK$3,620,000 ($468,067) Provenance: Previously sold at Christie's New York, 2 June 1994, lot 313 ... [Lire la suite]
17 novembre 2010

Céramiques peintes polychromes, Vietnam, Dynastie Lê (1428-1788) @ Cornette de Saint Cyr

Deux plats. Vietnam, Dynastie Lê postérieure, 15° siècle © Cornette de Saint Cyr - Le premier polylobé présentant un décor de paysage entouré de bandeaux de lotus combinant bleu sous couverte et émaux peints rouges et verts, base teintée de brun. D. 34 cm, H. 7 cm. - Le second orné d'un poisson évoluant entre des feuilles de lotus, la bordure imitant des écailles en mixant bleu sous couverte et émaux rouges et verts au dessus. La base est teintée de brun. D. 34 cm, H. 8,3 cm. Reprise des émaux peints. Proviennent de... [Lire la suite]
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12 novembre 2010

A rare blue and white vase, yuhuchunping. Xuande (1425-1435)

A rare blue and white vase, yuhuchunping. Xuande (1425-1435) © 2002-2010 Bonhams 1793 Ltd The pear-shaped vase with a bulbous body rising to the waisted neck and flared rim, supported on a slightly-spreading foot, naturalistically painted in shades of darker and lighter purplish cobalt blue showing the typical 'heaping and piling' with an undulating composite floral scroll with large chrysanthemum, peony, lotus and camellia blossoms, the lobed leaves with cross-hatched veins, all between the shoulders with a... [Lire la suite]
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26 octobre 2010

A very rare Imperial mille fleurs cloisonné enamel vase 'yuhuchunping', China, Qianlong four-character mark and of the period

A very rare Imperial mille fleurs  cloisonné enamel vase 'yuhuchunping', China, Qianlong four-character mark and of the period. photo courtesy Nagel H. 26,7 cm - Estimate €25 000 / 35 000 The ball flower motif was a particular innovation of the Yongzheng period, but it is almost unknown in cloisonné enamels. Cf. 'Enamel Ware In The Ming And Qing Dynasties', National Palace Museum Taipeh, 1999, no. 43 - Sotheby's New York, 18.9.2007, Lot 139 Nagel Auktionen. Asian Art. November 5th 2010 www.auction.de
02 septembre 2010

Chinese monochromes @ Sotheby's, Fine Ceramics and works of Art, 15 Sept 2010, New York

A fine ru-type vase (hu) Qianlong seal mark and period. photo courtesy Sotheby's of pear-shaped form, the rounded sides resting on a slightly flared foot rising to an everted mouthrim, the shoulder molded with a raised band and set with a pair of stylized elephant handles, covered overall in a pale greyish-blue glaze, the base inscribed with a six-character Qianlong seal mark in archaising characters: height 12 in., 30.5 cm - Estimate 180,000 - 250,000 USD NOTE: This vase is exceptional for its... [Lire la suite]
03 avril 2010

A blue-glazed bottle vase (yuhuchunping), Qianlong seal mark and period & a blue-glazed saucer, Yongzheng mark and period

A blue-glazed bottle vase (yuhuchunping). Qianlong seal mark and period. photo Sotheby's the well-potted pear-shaped body gently rising from a short slightly flared floot to a short trumpet neck, applied overall with a deep cobalt-blue glaze, leaving the base and interior glazed white - height 12 in., 30.5 cm. Est. 40,000—50,000 USD. Lot Sold 43,750 USD PROVENANCE: Sotheby's New York, 21st September 2004, lot 307 NOTE: More commonly found in the Yongzheng period, as a similar vase in this elegant form in the National... [Lire la suite]