28 février 2009

A Group of Three Rhinoceros Horn Necklaces, Qing Dynasty, 19th Century

A Group of Three Rhinoceros Horn Necklaces, Qing Dynasty, 19th Century comprising one with circular beads of amber color; the second with short cylindrical beads of dark-brown color, with three circular amber beads; the third with honey-colored flat beads (3). total length of longest 34 in., 86.4 cm. Estimate 6,000—8,000 USD Sotheby's. Chinese Works of Art. 17 Mar 09.New York www.sothebys.com Photo courtesy Sotheby's
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28 février 2009

A Stained Ivory, Jade, Coral, Quartz And Gilt-Silver 'Mountain Landscape' In An Alabaster Jardiniere, Qing Dynasty, 18th / 19th

A Stained Ivory, Jade, Coral, Quartz And Gilt-Silver 'Mountain Landscape' In An Alabaster Jardiniere, Qing Dynasty, 18th / 19th century length 9 in., 22.9 cm. Estimate 4,000—6,000 USD Sotheby's. Chinese Works of Art. 17 Mar 09.New York www.sothebys.com Photo courtesy Sotheby's
28 février 2009

A Pink Peking Glass Cup, Qing Dynasty, 19th Century

A Pink Peking Glass Cup, Qing Dynasty, 19th Century together with a small red-overlay glass jar (2). diameter of cup 3 1/8 in., 7.9 cm diameter of jar 2 1/2 in., 6.4 cm. Estimate 5,000—7,000 USD Sotheby's. Chinese Works of Art. 17 Mar 09.New York www.sothebys.com Photo courtesy Sotheby's
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24 février 2009

A 'Famille-Rose' Square Vase, Qing Dynasty

A 'Famille-Rose' Square Vase, Qing Dynasty of tapering square shape, two of the faceted sides painted with verdant mountain landscapes dotted with pavilions, the other two featuring detailed scenes of figures in the landscapes, the narrow neck finished with a lipped rim, an iron-red le gu tang zhi (Hall for Rejoicing in Antiquities) mark to the base, wood stand and box (3). height 12 1/2 in., 31.8 cm. Estimate 10,000—12,000 USD Sotheby's. Chinese Works of Art. 17 Mar 09.New York www.sothebys.com Photo courtesy Sotheby's
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24 février 2009

A Pair Of Large 'Famille-Rose' Relief-Decorated Rouleau Vases, Qing dynasty, 19th century

A Pair Of Large 'Famille-Rose' Relief-Decorated Rouleau Vases, Qing dynasty, 19th century each molded to the exterior with a lively display of the 'Hundred Antiques' and 'Precious Emblems', depicting various floral bouquets arranged in porcelain vases supported on stands, the neck with a ruyi scepter, peaches and a censer, all against a white ground (2). height 23 1/2 in., 59.7 cm. Estimate 10,000—15,000 USD PROVENANCE: Sotheby's New York, 19th March 1997, lot 327.Thereafter with the present owner. Sotheby's. Chinese... [Lire la suite]