15 mai 2010

Kangxi imperial green and yellow-enamelled bowl & Daoguang yellow-ground green dragon bowl

A rare imperial green and yellow-enamelled bowl, China, Kangxi six-character mark and of the period © 2010 Nagel - Auctions D. 11,6 cm. Estimate (EUR) 4500. Sold (EUR) 9000. Cf. Gugong bowuyuan cang - Gu taoci ziliao xuancui vol. 2, no. 85 - Sotheby's Hongkong, 2.5.1991, Lot 132 A yellow-ground green dragon bowl, China, Daoguang seal mark and of the period © 2010 Nagel - Auctions Good condition. D. 10,2 cm. Estimate (EUR) 2800. Sold (EUR) 6000. Provenance: Former old Berlin private collection Nagel... [Lire la suite]
15 mai 2010

A rare famille noire and green-enamelled bowl. Qianlong seal mark and of the period

A rare famille noire and green-enamelled bowl. Qianlong seal mark and of the period. photo Bonhams Elegantly potted with tall rounded sides rising to the slightly everted rim, supported on a very slightly splayed foot, the exterior superbly enamelled with a continuous undulating leafy composite floral scroll reserved in green against the black ground, including lotus, peony, aster, prunus and lily, with several of the blossoms unusually bearing auspicious fruit in the centre, including pomegranate and finger citron, the rim... [Lire la suite]
15 mai 2010

Two 'green dragon' saucer dish. Qianlong seal mark and of the period

A 'green dragon' saucer dish. Qianlong seal mark and of the period. photo Bonhams With flaring rounded sides, enamelled at the centre to the interior with a central medallion enclosing a green writhing five-clawed dragon with a flaming pearl, all outlined in black enamel, the underside decorated with a similar pair of dragons in mutual pursuit of flaming pearls against a ground of incised waves. 18.1cm (7in) diam. Sold for £18,000 A 'green dragon' saucer dish. Qianlong seal mark and of the period. photo Bonhams ... [Lire la suite]
15 mai 2010

Nine diamonds highlights @ Christie's. Jewels: The Geneva Sale. 12 May 2010. Geneva

A magnificent diamond ring. photo Christie's Ltd 2010 The cut-cornered rectangular-cut diamond weighing 40.21 carats, to the trapeze and epaulet-shaped diamond shoulders, mounted in platinum, ring size 6. Estimate on request. Price Realized CHF5,699,000 ($5,143,925) Accompanied by report no. 17431451 dated 8 July 2008 from the GIA Gemological Institute of America stating that the diamond is D colour, Flawless clarity, with Excellent polish and Excellent symmetry and with a letter stating that the diamond has been determined... [Lire la suite]
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15 mai 2010

Objets de piété des XIVe, XVe, XVIe & XVIIè siècles @ Europ Auction - Paris. Vente du Mercredi 19 mai 2010. Drouot Richelieu

Ecole de Donatello. Petite plaque de bronze ciselé doré. Modèle padouan de la fin du XV° siècle, représentant la Vierge et l'Enfant Jésus dans un encadrement figuré, orné sur chaque flanc d'une tête dans un médaillon présenté par deux putti, de trophées militaires dans des cartouches rectangulaires en haut et en bas, et de lys flanqués de profils grotesques aux quatre coins. H 9, 9, L 7,7 cm, Estimation : 6 000 / 8 000 € Une plaque similaire dans les collections du Louvre.Legs Charles Davillier, 1883. Croix tréflée... [Lire la suite]
15 mai 2010

Arts chinois @ Europ Auction - Paris. Vente du Mercredi 19 mai 2010. Drouot Richelieu

Paire de vases montés en porcelaine de la Chine. Porcelaine du XVIII° siècle. Monture d'époque Louis XV. à décor bleu de fleurs et feuilles aquatiques sur fond blanc. L'encolure est cernée d'une fine galerie ajourée en bronze doré. Le tout reposant sur une riche monture rocaille en bronze ciselé et doré à décor de feuilles d'acanthe à fort enroulement formant de petits pieds. H 18, D 19 cm - Estimation : 20 000 / 25 000 € Paire de vases. CHINE, Kangxi, XVIII° siècle. en porcelaine à panse fuselée et légèrement... [Lire la suite]
15 mai 2010

Three blue and white porcelain @ Nagel Auctions. Fine Asian Art. May 7th 2010

A fine inscribed blue and white sleeve vase with Kongming, China, Transitional period, inscribed Kongming qiuye ji lushui © 2010 Nagel - Auctions H. 45,6 cm - Estimate 6000 €. Lot sold 22 000 € Property from an important South German private collection, the proceeds of the sale will be donated to the Linden Museum, Stuttgart A blue and white kilin vase, China, Transitional period © 2010 Nagel - Auctions Small chip to rim. H. 17,1 cm. Estmate 1 000 €. Sold 1 800 € Property from an important South German... [Lire la suite]
15 mai 2010

Collier turquoises, par René Boivin

Collier turquoises, par René Boivin. photo Christie's Ltd 2010 Orné de deux rangs de boules de turquoise retenus par trois boules d'or jaune martelé, le fermoir de forme torque, monture en or jaune, poinçons français, vers 1950, 39 cm. Poinçon de maître de la Maison René Boivin. Estimate €3,000 - €5,000 Christie's. Paris Jewels. 19 May 2010 Paris www.christies.com
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15 mai 2010

Pair of emerald and diamond fish brooches, René Boivin, circa 1980, from the collection of Lily Marinho

Pair of emerald and diamond fish brooches, René Boivin, circa 1980, from the collection of Lily Marinho. photo Sotheby's Each designed as a fish, the face, pavé-set with single- and brilliant-cut diamonds, accented with a cabochon emerald eye, the scales decorated with circular- and brilliant-cut diamonds of various tints, the fin with baguette stones, to the diamond set articulated tail, mounted in yellow gold, French assay and maker's marks. Est. 11,000—16,000 CHF. Lot Sold 80,500 CHF Sotheby's. Magnficent Jewels and... [Lire la suite]
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15 mai 2010

Waterpots @ Bonhams. Fine Chinese Art, 13 May 2010. New Bond Street

A rare pale green jade waterpot and cover, 18th century. photo Bonhams The square vessel rising to the slanted shoulders and rectangular opening, superbly carved with a chilong dragon clambering over the side in pursuit of the flaming pearl atop the cover and with further two chilongs emerging from the crested crashing waves, the underside carved with swirling waves, the stone of a pale green tone with minor russet inclusions to the underside, wood stand. 12cm wide. (3). Sold for £45,600 A blue-glazed waterpot, 16th... [Lire la suite]