11 septembre 2010

Fine and large Chinese hongmu framed kingfisher feather & Chinese applied kingfisher feather headdress

Fine and large Chinese hongmu framed kingfisher feather, ivory, metallic thread and velvet panel. 19th century. Photo courtesy Freeman & Co Of tall rectangular form, heavy scroll and bat carved hongmu frame enclosing a detailed and fine feather and ivory figural landscape, showing a pagoda and celestial clouds above a meeting of scholars over ivory table, scholar and attendants below, glazed. Total H: 29 1/2 L: 23 in. Estimate $10,000-12,000 Chinese applied kingfisher feather headdress. Late Qing dynasty. Photo... [Lire la suite]
05 avril 2010

'huanghuali' armchairs, gilt-Lacquered Elmwood Horseshoeback Armchairs & a 'hongmu' ceremonial horseshoeback armchair

A pair of 'huanghuali' armchairs. 17th century. photo courtesy Sotheby's each with continuously curving armrests and crestrail, the slightly curved splat carved with a ruyi-head shaped medallion enclosing a makara dragon, the hardcane seat set within a rectangular frame, the legs of rounded section, bordering a curved apron and straight spandrels, the foot rest above plain aprons on the front and side (2) - 33 3/4 x 21 3/4 x 16 1/4 in., 85.7 x 55.2 x 41.3 cm. Est. 20,000—30,000 USD. Lot Sold 32,500 USD PROVENANCE:... [Lire la suite]
13 septembre 2009

A collection of Chinese furniture @ Bonhams New York

A pair of massive huanghuali veneer compound cupboards, Sijiangui, 18th Century Each massive cupboard with hat chest composed of two framed doors separated by a removeable stile opening to reveal a single shelf and framed by square vertical rails above a lower cabinet set with massive floating panel-framed doors against a central stile enclosing a single shelf suspending two drawers over removeable covers for recessed hidden storage, fronted by plain panels over aprons elaborately carved with classic foliate tendrils... [Lire la suite]
30 mars 2009

Table d'offrandes en bois de hongmu. Chine, époque Kangxi, XVIIIe siècle

Table d'offrandes en bois de hongmu. Chine, époque Kangxi, XVIIIe siècle le plateau long et étroit entouré d'un tablier descendant au niveau des quatre pieds quadrangulaires dont il enveloppe la partie supérieure, formant consoles. Deux entretoises latérales réunissent les pieds à leur base.Haut. 83 cm ; Larg. 157 x 38 cm.(Restaurations). Estimation : € 2,000-3,000 Tajan. L'ASIE ET SES INFLUENCES, 09 avr. 2009. Espace Tajan www.tajan.com
15 mars 2009

A Massive Hongmu and Hardwood Cabinet, Gui, 19th Century

A Massive Hongmu and Hardwood Cabinet, Gui, 19th Century Of massive proportions, with two doors fitted flush around a removeable center stile and deeply carved with two ascending dragons admidst clouds above rockwork and crashing waves, the doors opening to reveal the shelved interior, the cabinet surmounted by a separate faceted superstructure carved on the front and sides with scrolling clouds, all above an apron carved with two dragons confronted on a pearl on the front and scrolling clouds on the narrow sides. 87 in. (221... [Lire la suite]
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28 février 2009

A Pair of 'Famille-Verte' Porcelain Inlaid 'Hongmu' Stools, Qing Dynasty, 18th Century

A Pair of 'Famille-Verte' Porcelain Inlaid 'Hongmu' Stools, Qing Dynasty, 18th Century 18 x 13 x 13 3/4 in., 45.7 x 33 x 34.9 cm. Estimate 20,000—30,000 USD Sotheby's. Chinese Works of Art. 17 Mar 09.New York www.sothebys.com Photo courtesy Sotheby's
28 février 2009

A 'hongmu' pedestal-top table with side drawers, Qing Dynasty, Late 19th Century

A 'hongmu' pedestal-top table with side drawers, Qing Dynasty, Late 19th Century of unusual small size with a rectangular top formed from a floating panel within a rectangular frame, set with three frieze drawers with brass pull handles, all above two pedestals at each end fitted with a single drawer above a lattice-work base, flanked by beaded legs, the wood a deep brown. 32 1/4 x 44 1/2 x 22 1/4 in., 82 x 112.5 x 56.5 cm. Estimate 5,000—7,000 USD Sotheby's. Chinese Works of Art. 17 Mar 09.New York www.sothebys.com Photo... [Lire la suite]
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