27 septembre 2010

Asian Art Week at Christie's London in November

An important and very rare small guanyao baluster vase, Hu southern Song dynasty (1127-1279), 13th century. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd 2010. LONDON.- The continuing international appeal of Asian Art was further illustrated in the September sales in New York which realised $70.7 million; re-confirming Christie’s continued position as market leader for the category with 72 % market share. This autumn, Christie’s London Asian Art Week will run from 9 - 12 November 2010, featuring important, rare and beautiful examples with... [Lire la suite]
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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