Tag: lotus flower

ZHAO SHAO’ANG FOUR COLOURS OF THE SEASONS

ZHAO SHAO’ANG (1905-1998) FOUR COLOURS OF THE SEASONS Ink and colour on paper, each cyclically dated 1983. Framed, Each image 11.7” x 14.8” — 29.6 x 37.5 cm. $10,000—15,000 Modern Chinese Scroll Paintings from the Estate of Darius Alain, Hong Kong and Toronto           ZHAO SHAO’ANG (1905-1998) BIRD AND LOTUS FLOWER […]

RARE ALOESWOOD CARVED LOTUS-FORM DISH

RARE ALOESWOOD CARVED LOTUS-FORM DISH Well rendered and carved in the round as an open lotus flanked by a small cluster of flowers and pods to one side, the underside revealing a network of twisting branches, length 4.5” — 11.5 cm. $12,000—15,000 Aloeswood (latin aquilaria agallochaor, Chinese chenxiangmu) is the mould-infected resin found in the […]

CIZHOU PEONY VASE, PROBABLY SONG TO MING DYNASTY

CIZHOU PEONY VASE, PROBABLY SONG TO MING DYNASTY Supported on a hidden footring, the compressed globular body with a band of stylized lotus along the bulging waist and contained within multiple borders of scrolling ruyi and overlapping leaves, a short neck emerging from the sloped shoulders and rising towards a narrow circular rim, diameter 7.1” […]

IMPORTANT c1730 CHINESE IMPERIAL YONGZHENG FAMILLE ROSE DUCK LOTUS POND BOWL

IMPORTANT c1730 CHINESE IMPERIAL YONGZHENG FAMILLE ROSE DUCK LOTUS POND BOWL rare and highly-important c1730 Chinese Imperial Yongzheng mark & period famille rose “Lotus Pond” or “Duck Pond” decorated porcelain bowl. This bowl is a truly astonishing example that has a very unique and beautiful period design. The bowl has a beautiful array of flowering […]