06 février 2011

Pair of Platinum, Black Jade and Diamond Pendant-Earrings, Tiffany & Co..

Pair of Platinum, Black Jade and Diamond Pendant-Earrings, Tiffany & Co..  photo Sotheby's Composed of black jade segments alternating with bands of small round diamonds, signed Tiffany & Co. Estimate 5,000—7,000 USD. Lot Sold 12,500 USD Sotheby's. Important Jewels, 02 Feb 11, New York www.sothebys.com
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08 novembre 2010

A black jade archer's ring

A black jade archer's ring © 2002-2010 Bonhams 1793 Ltd With some white-grey inclusion; decorated with a fish jumping above waves; 3.2cm (1¼in) high - Estimate: £1,200 - 1,500, EUR 1,400 - 1,700, HKD 15,000 - 19,000. Unsold Bonhams. Chinese & other Asian Works of Art, 8 Nov 2010. Knightsbridge www.bonhams.com
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19 octobre 2010

A black jade seal-paste box and cover. Ming Dynasty.

A black jade seal-paste box and cover. Ming Dynasty. photo courtesy Sotheby's of circular form, the cover carved in low-relief with a catfish with its body continuing onto the side and underside of the box, the interior carved out to match the spiralling contours of the fish on the exterior, the stone of dark greenish-grey with white inclusions; 8.4 cm., 3 3/8 in. Estimate 200,000—300,000 HKD. Lot Sold 437,500 HKD PROVENANCE: Collection of Lord Cunliffe (No. JM 32).Bluett & Sons, London, 1978.Collection of Prof.... [Lire la suite]
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10 septembre 2010

The Joe Grimberg Collection's three black jade snuff bottles

A black jade snuff bottle. 1780-1820. photo courtesy Sotheby's  very well hollowed, of flattened square form with rounded corners, sloping to a cylindrical neck, resting on a carved oval foot, the stone well polished, the white inclusion on one face deeply carved with an eagle proudly perched on a rock, with one talon raised, the reverse plain save for low relief carving of mist; height 2 3/8 in., 6 cm - Estimate 20,000 - 30,000 USD PROVENANCE: Sotheby's Hong Kong, 28th April 1993, lot 554. NOTE: The contrast of the... [Lire la suite]
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09 février 2010

Black jade and diamond necklace, Tiffany & Co

Black jade and diamond necklace, Tiffany & Co. photo Sotheby's Composed of black jade links, spaced by square-cut diamonds weighing approximately 11.15 carats, mounted in platinum, length 14½ inches, signed Tiffany & Co., numbered 18352737. Est. 10,000—15,000 USD. Lot Sold 23,750 USD Sotheby's. Important Jewels. 03 Feb 10. New York www.sothebys.com
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