26 mars 2011

Ten best of Chinese Works of Art @ Sotheby's New York

A Fine Pair Of 'Huanghuali' Yokeback Armchairs (Guanmao Yi), 17th Century. photo Sotheby's The various owner sale of Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art achieved a total of $25,968,650 (est. $9.2/13.1 million), Sotheby’s highest total in this category since the March 2007 sale which included highlights from the Albright-Knox Art Gallery. The sale was led by A Fine Pair of ‘Huanghuali’ Yokeback Armchairs (Guanmao Yi), 17th Century which sold for $2,770,500, several times the $200/300,000 estimate. The highlight of the paintings... [Lire la suite]
11 mars 2011

Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art to Be Offered at Sotheby's in New York

An Important Imperial Nian Rebellion Battle Painting 'Siege Of Pingyu', from a set of eighteen paintings commemorating the campaign of the victories over the Nian, 1853-1868, by Qingkuang et al. Qing Dynasty, Guangxu Period, ink and colour on paper, framed and under glass, 122 x 54 in., 309.9 x 137.1 cm. Est. $800,000 - 1,200,000. NEW YORK, N.Y.- On 23 March 2011 Sotheby’s Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art sale will offer superb examples of Chinese painting, jades, furniture, ceramics and other works of art. The 200 lot sale... [Lire la suite]
23 octobre 2010

A rare celadon jade brush washer, China, early Kangxi period.

A rare celadon jade brush washer, China, early Kangxi period. photo courtesy Nagel Of flattened gourd form, well carved in high relief on inturned rim of the palette with a dragon emerging from billowing clouds in pursuit of a 'flaming pearl' positioned above a small depression. L. 15,4 cm - Estimate € 20 000 / 30 000 Provenienz: Sammlung Alan & Simone Hartman, erworben Sotheby's Hongkong, 25.11.1987, Lot 428 Ausgestellt:(German only): Chinese Jade from Southern California Collections, Los Angeles County... [Lire la suite]
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23 mars 2010

Ming dynasty jade @ Sotheby's, Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art, 23 Mar 2010, New York

A rare and large celadon jade water buffalo. Late Ming / early Qing dynasty. carved recumbent with legs tucked beneath the body, the head raised and turned to the side with round bulging eyes and long powerful curved horns, the stone of pale celadon tone with grayish-brown inclusions - width 9 5/8 in., 24.5 cm. Est. 100,000—150,000 USD. Lot Sold 104,500 USD PROVENANCE: The Henry and Sula Walton Collection of Asian Ceramics and Works of Art. NOTE: The present piece is notable for its sensitive rendering, with the rich... [Lire la suite]
31 mai 2009

A celadon jade Marriage Bowl. Qing dynasty, 19th century

A celadon jade Marriage Bowl. Qing dynasty, 19th century the deep rounded sides rising from a short spreading foot to a lipped rim, carved in high relief to the interior with a pair of goldfish, the exterior with a broad band enclosing the bajixiang and set at the rim with a pair of lotus handles suspending loose rings, the stone of pale celadon tone. 17.5cm., 6 7/8 in. Est. 5,000—7,000 GBP. Lot Sold 8,750 GBP Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art. 13 May 09. London www.sothebys.com
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31 mai 2009

A celadon jade lotus jar and cover

A celadon jade lotus jar and cover carved as two lotus pods joined together, with a budding flower to the reverse, all 'tied' together, jade cover, wood cover and wood stand. 10cm., 3 7/8in. Est. 4,000—6,000 GBP. Lot Sold 5,000 GBP Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art. 13 May 09. London www.sothebys.com
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31 mai 2009

A celadon jade 'lingzhi' jar. Qing dynasty, Qianlong period

A celadon jade 'lingzhi' jar. Qing dynasty, Qianlong period of flattened globular form, finely carved in low relief to one side with a pair of bats in flight and to the other in high relief with a long curling lingzhi branch, the stone of pale celadon tone, wood stand. 10cm., 4in. Est. 4,000—6,000 GBP. Lot Sold 5,000 GBP Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art. 13 May 09. London www.sothebys.com
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09 mai 2009

A pair carved celadon jade wall vases, China, 18th/19th century

A pair carved celadon jade wall vases, China, 18th/19th century Good condition. H. 16,7 cm. Est. 6 500 € Nagel Auctions. Asian Art. 8th May 2009. www.auction.de
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