11 novembre 2010

Important Chinese Cinnabar Lacquer from Japanese Collections @ Bonhams

A very fine cinnabar lacquer circular carved 'oleander' dish. Yongle © 2002-2010 Bonhams 1793 Ltd Resting on a wide short foot with shallow rounded sides, deeply carved throu gh the layers of red lacquer with large gardenia blooms borne on leafy and budding stems, the wide leaves finely incised with lines to depict their veining, the exterior carved with a meandering scroll of lingzhi fungus, the base lacquered black, Japanese wood box; 20.5cm (8in) diam. (2). Estimate: £80,000 - 120,000, HK$ 980,000 - 1,500,000, USD... [Lire la suite]
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07 novembre 2010

A ruby-red overlay, Beijing glass vase with cylindrical neck. Qianlong four-character mark

A ruby-red overlay, Beijing glass vase with cylindrical neck. Qianlong four-character mark © 2002-2010 Bonhams 1793 Ltd Decorated with a landscape, buildings and figures beside a pine tree. About 32cm (12½in) high - Estimate: £300 - 500, EUR 340 - 570, HKD 3,700 - 6,200 Bonhams. Chinese & other Asian Works of Art, 8 Nov 2010. Knightsbridge www.bonhams.com
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07 novembre 2010

A pair of ruby red glass boxes and covers.

A pair of ruby red glass boxes and covers © 2002-2010 Bonhams 1793 Ltd Each one decorated in relief with a swirling dragon on the cover and base; 9.8cm (3¾in) diam (4) - Estimate: £600 - 800, EUR 680 - 910, HKD 7,500 - 10,000 Bonhams. Chinese & other Asian Works of Art, 8 Nov 2010. Knightsbridge www.bonhams.com
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07 novembre 2010

A ruby red glass bowl. Qianlong four-character incised mark

A ruby red glass bowl. Qianlong four-character incised mark © 2002-2010 Bonhams 1793 Ltd Decorated in relief with a fisherman in a boat, pine trees, a pagoda and a seated figure. 15.7cm (6¼in) diam - Estimate: £600 - 800, EUR 680 - 910, HKD 7,500 - 10,000 Bonhams. Chinese & other Asian Works of Art, 8 Nov 2010. Knightsbridge www.bonhams.com
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07 novembre 2010

Monochromes chinois foie de mulet, sang de bœuf, rouge & rouge flammé

Deux coupes en porcelaine émaillée foie de mulet. Marque et époque Qianlong. photo courtesy Pierre Bergé & associés D : 21 cm - Estimation : 4 000 / 5 000 € Vase de forme bouteille en porcelaine monochrome sang de bœuf. Chine, début du XIXe siècle. photo courtesy Pierre Bergé & associés H : 42 cm - Estimation : 2 000 / 3 000 € Vase côtelé en porcelaine émaillé rouge légèrement flammé. Chine, XIXe siècle. photo courtesy Pierre Bergé & associés H : 30 cm - Estimation : 1 000 / 1 200 € Vase... [Lire la suite]
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30 octobre 2010

Langyao-glazed, copper-red glazed & sang-de-boeuf-glazed porcelains

A good Langyao-glazed porcelain bottle vase , China, 18th century. photo courtesy Nagel H. 40,3 cm - Estimate 8 000 € Property from a Dutch private collection A copper-red glazed moonflask, China, 18th-19th century. photo courtesy Nagel H. 38,2 cm. Fine hairline crack around the shoulder - Estimate 3 900 € Provenance: Former old Berlin private collection A pair of sang-de-boeuf-glazed bottle vases on wood stands, China, 19th century. photo courtesy Nagel H. 22/41 cm. Large vase with chips to stand -... [Lire la suite]
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30 octobre 2010

Canapé en hêtre et Bergère en cabriolet d'époque Louis XV

Canapé d'époque Louis XV. photo courtesy Artcurial - Briest-Poulain-F.Tajan En hêtre mouluré et sculpté de fleurs, reposant sur huit pieds galbés, garniture de velours de soie cramoisi ; restaurations aux pieds. Hauteur : 96 cm. (37 ¾ in.), Largeur : 205 cm. (80 ¾ in.) - Estimation : 2 000 / 3 000 € A Louis XV beechwood canapé Bergère en cabriolet d'époque Louis XV. photo courtesy Artcurial - Briest-Poulain-F.Tajan En noyer mouluré et sculpté de roses, reposant sur des pieds cambrés surmontés d'un motif en... [Lire la suite]
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23 octobre 2010

An extremly rare copper-red glazed brushwasher by Tang Ying (1682-1756), China, marked Tao cheng tang zhi, Yongzheng-Qianlong

An extremly rare copper-red glazed brushwasher by Tang Ying (1682-1756), China, marked Tao cheng tang zhi, Yongzheng-Qianlong period. photo courtesy Nagel This brushwasher belongs to a very small group of porcelains of imperial quality but without reign mark. D. 7,6 cm - Estimate € 4 000 / 6 000 Nagel Auktionen. Asian Art. November 5th 2010 www.auction.de
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18 septembre 2010

A very rare carved polychrome lacquer 'Knick-knack Peddler' box and cover. Jiajing mark and period

A very rare carved polychrome lacquer 'Knick-knack Peddler' box and cover. Jiajing mark and period. photo courtesy Sotheby's the straight-sided domed cover finely carved through the cinnabar, yellow and green lacquer with a raised medallion of eight children surrounding a jovial and bearded peddler carrying a massive horn-like yoke on his back from which is strapped a pair of rattan arches, each balancing a large balustraded square basket filled with carved lacquer vases, food containers and tall rattan canes... [Lire la suite]
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17 septembre 2010

A carved red glass vase. Qianlong Mark And Period

A carved red glass vase. Qianlong Mark And Period. photo courtesy Sotheby's of baluster form, the globular body supported on a short slightly splayed foot rising to a trumpeted neck and flared rim, the rounded sides carved with a battle scene in a rockwork landscape, all below a band of upright lappets encircling the shoulders, the rim further carved with a border of ruyi-heads, the base incised with a four-character reign mark; height 6 1/2 in., 16.4 cm - Estimate 50,000—70,000 USD, Unsold Sotheby's. Fine Ceramics and... [Lire la suite]
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