08 février 2011

A Chinese porcelain Wucai baluster jar and cover, 17th century.

A Chinese porcelain Wucai baluster jar and cover, 17th century. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd., 2011 14¾in. (37.5cm.) high (2) - Estimate $1,500 - $2,500. Christie's, 8 - 9 February 2011, New York, Rockefeller Plaza www.christies.com
12 janvier 2011

Asian Art Dealers to Present Thirty-Two Exhibitions in Celebrations of Asia Week 2011

NEW YORK, NY.- Asian art aficionados from both here and abroad will experience a unique wealth of beauty, diversity and scholarship when they are in New York from March 18-26 as 32 member dealers of Asian Art Dealers New York (AADNY) offer simultaneous exhibitions open to the public throughout Manhattan as part of Asia Week New York 2011. With members coming to exhibit from England, France, Japan and Italy to join those dealers based in Manhattan, a truly global treasure chest will be on view. Asia Week New York 2011, an... [Lire la suite]
29 novembre 2010

The Oei Tiong Ham Necklace

HONG KONG.- A representative of the auction house Sothebys presents the Oei Tiong Ham Necklace, a Chinese Imperial Jadeite Bead Necklace during a press preview in Hong Kong, China, 28 November 2010. The Necklace is estimated to fetch 1.9 to 2.2 million US dollars, as a part of Sothebys upcoming sale of Magnificent Jewels and will be offered at auction in New York on 09 December 2010. EPA/YM YIK.
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21 novembre 2010

A pair of chinese cloisonne enamel leopards. 19th-20th century

A pair of chinese cloisonne enamel leopards. 19th-20th century. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd., 2010 Each with hind legs in crouched position, the heads turned to the side, inset with large staring glass eyes, the yellow bodies enamelled all over with black fur markings and the underbelly with white enamel; 19½ in. (49.6 cm.) long (2) - Estimate £4,000 - £6,000. Price Realized £23,750 Christie's. Quai d'Orsay, Paris - An Apartment by Jacques Grange, 19 November 2010, London, King Street www.christies.com
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25 octobre 2010

Pair of Chinese 19th century glazed pottery figures of an aristocratic couple and their attendents

A wonderful pair of Chinese 19th century glazed pottery figures of an aristocratic couple and their attendents, with charming painted silk parasols. photo courtesy of Kentshire @ The 29th San Francisco Fall Antiques Show www.kentshire.com
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09 septembre 2010

Chinese coral figural carving & coral snuff bottle. Qing dynasty

Chinese coral figural carving. Late Qing dynasty. photo courtesy Freeman & Co Carved to depict a child in traditional dress with one leg raised and bearing a peach bough. H: 4 3/4 in. Estimate $1,000-1,500 Piece glued to wood base; minor surface wear Chinese coral snuff bottle. Qing dynasty. photo courtesy Freeman & Co Small bottle of sleeve vase form with birds and floral adornment; with carved turquoise lid. H: 2 1/4 in. Estimate $1,000-1,500 Samuel T. Freeman & Company. Fine & Decorative... [Lire la suite]
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23 juillet 2010

"Hitched: Wedding Clothes and Customs" @ Sudley House

Wedding dress, 1853. White silk taffeta, trimmed with floral silk brocade ribbon and silk fringing. Accession number 60.225.19. photo courtesy Sudley House LIVERPOOL.- This summer, during the height of the UK wedding season, Sudley House opens an exhibition of wedding outfits that reveals the changing face of marriage over the last 150 years. "Hitched: Wedding Clothes and Customs" is on display from 23 July 2010 until Spring 2011. From an elegant 19th century white silk taffeta wedding dress to the sharp suits of a... [Lire la suite]
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06 juillet 2010

A Superb and Rare Turquoise Mounted Cabinet by Kam Tin. Chinese, 1981

A Superb and Rare Turquoise Mounted Cabinet by Kam Tin. Chinese, 1981. photo Lamberty height: 5 ft. 10.5 in. - depth: 13.39 in. - width/length: 35.04 in. Price contact dealer Lamberty 46 Pimlico Road London SW1W 8LP England. Phone: +44 (0) 20-7823-5115 - E-Mail: mail@lamberty.co.uk
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15 juin 2010

A chinese opium bed, early 20th century.

A chinese opium bed, early 20th century. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd 2010 polychrome-decorated to the front and interior which has a porch and step up to the bed, the interior with painted decoration to simulate lacquer and windows with shutters, the entrance surrounded by panels depicting figures in scenery and flanked by pierced lattice panels, the sides and rear undecorated; 85 in. (216 cm.) high; 85 in. (216 cm.) wide; 77 in. (196 cm.) deep - Estimate £2,000 - £4,000 ($2,928 - $5,856) Christie's. Christie's Interiors.... [Lire la suite]
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30 avril 2010

Chinese tables, 18th-19th century from the Collection of Mrs. Charles Wrightsman: The London Residence

A pair of Chinese black and gilt lacquer small tables, 18th century. photo Sotheby's height 18 in.; width 14 1/4 in.; depth 14 1/4 in. 49 cm; 36.5 cm; 36.5 cm. Est. 1,200—1,800 USD. Lot Sold 30,000 USD PROVENANCE: Harold Eberhard, 1974 A pair of Chinese circular black and gilt lacquer small tables, 19th century. photo Sotheby's height 14 1/2 in.; diameter of top 11 in. 37 cm; 28 cm. Est. 200—300 USD. Lot Sold 25,000 USD PROVENANCE: Mallett, London, 1972 A Chinese black and gilt lacquer low table, 19th... [Lire la suite]
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