19 août 2009

Large birthday greetinsg caligraphy sign. China, 1866

Large birthday greetinsg caligraphy sign. China, 1866 A large, genuine, antique sign presented to an elderly scholar for his 70th birthday by a senior eunuch of Emperor Tongzi of Ching Dynasty. Signed and dated.. height: 105.41 cm (41.5") width/length: 220.98 cm (7 ft. 3 in.). Price $3,100 Mandarin Collection, 18 Riverside Ave. Westport, CT 06880, US. Phone: 203 454 4030 - E-Mail: cc@mandarincollection.com
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06 juin 2009

New acquisition bu the J. Paul Getty Museum : Portrait of the Marquise de Miramon by Jacques Joseph Tissot

Portrait of the Marquise de Miramon, née, Thérèse Feuillant,  Jacques Joseph Tissot, French, 1866. Oil on canvas. 50 9/16 x 29 15/16 in. 2007.7 Costumed in the latest style and surrounded by fashionable decorative objects, the Marquise de Miramon wears a rose colored, ruffled peignoir, or dressing gown. Around her neck are a black lace scarf and a silver cross. Reflecting the new European fascination with Japanese art, behind her is a Japanese screen depicting cranes on a gold ground, and on the mantelpiece are several... [Lire la suite]
07 mai 2009

A Creil pottery 'Service Rousseau' part dinner-service, circa 1866, printed Creil L M & co./Montereau/modàle E.Rousseau/A/Paris,

A Creil pottery 'Service Rousseau' part dinner-service, circa 1866, printed Creil L M & co./Montereau/modàle E.Rousseau/A/Paris, impressed numerals Printed and painted in a bold palette with Japonaiserie designs after Felix Braeguemond and Eugene Rousseau, including stylised fish, birds, insects and flowers, within blue feuilles-de-choux borders, comprising:A large oval two-handled tureen and domed cover with fruit finialThree circular vegetable tureens and covers with fruit finialsA large oval fish-dishTwo oval... [Lire la suite]
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