26 mars 2010

A rare imperial engraved turned ivory bowl. 18th century

A rare imperial engraved turned ivory bowl. 18th century. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2010 Finely incised with a scene of four female Daoist immortals bearing trays of food and drink to a mist-enshrouded palace amidst pines, and engraved with an inscription, Bei que lin xian zhang; Nan shan zuo shou bei, and two red seals, Dan Jing, with a two-character engraved red seal, Gong zhi, on the base encircled by the channeled foot - 3 11/16 in. (9.5 cm.) diam., box - Est. $30,000 - $50,000 - Price Realized $842,500 Provenance: H.G.... [Lire la suite]
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