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

Nobuyoshi Araki (né en 1940), Red flower, from the series of Kakyoku, 1997

Nobuyoshi Araki (né en 1940), Red flower, from the series of Kakyoku, 1997. photo courtesy Artcurial - Briest-Poulain-F.Tajan Photographie en couleur contrecollée sur aluminium. Signée au dos «Nobuyoshi Araki», 63 x 92 cm (24,57 x 35,88 in.) - Estimation : 2 000 / 3 000 €Provenance : Galerie Bob Van Orsouw, ParisCollection particulière, Paris Artcurial - Briest-Poulain-F.Tajan - Paris. Art Contemporain - Première Vacation. Vente du Samedi 23 octobre 2010
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23 octobre 2010

Lucio Fontana (1899-1968), Concetto spaziale, Attese, 1964.

Lucio Fontana (1899-1968), Concetto spaziale, Attese. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd., 2010 signed, titled, inscribed and dated 'l. Fontana Concetto spaziale 'ATTESE' 1+1-7/V/H oggi é venerdì o giovedì?' (on the reverse); waterpaint on canvas; 18 1/8 x 21¾in. (46 x 55.2cm.). Executed in 1964 . Estimate £600,000 - £800,000 - Price Realized £993,250 Provenance: Anon. sale, Sotheby Parke Bernet & Co. London, 8 December 1983, lot 614.Galleria d'Arte Medea, Milan.Anon. sale, Sotheby's London, 29 November 1995, lot 34.Private... [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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20 octobre 2010

Barbie, by Stefano Canturi, featuring a colored diamond

Barbie, by Stefano Canturi, featuring a colored diamond. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd., 2010 Her blonde hair styled in an updo, wearing an openwork variously-cut diamond collar necklace, centering upon a cut-cornered modified square-cut  fancy vivid purplish pink diamond, weighing approximately 1.00 carat, and a diamond ring, to her black strapless party dress and pink peep-toe stilettos. Designed by Stefano Canturi - Estimate $300,000 - $500,000 With report 15724773 dated 21 March 2007 from the Gemological Institute... [Lire la suite]
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20 octobre 2010

Van Cleef & Arpels "mystery set" ruby and diamond jewelry

A "mystery set" ruby and diamond "Pavot" flower brooch, by Van Cleef & Arpels. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd., 2010 Designed as a calibré-cut ruby flower, centering upon a circular-cut diamond cluster pistil, extending a baguette-cut diamond stem and marquise-cut diamond leaves, mounted in platinum, 1974, in a Van Cleef & Arpels navy blue suede case. Signed V.C.A. for Van Cleef & Arpels, N.Y., no. 44480 - Estimate $200,000 - $300,000. Price Realized $350,500 Notes: Cf. Paris Galleria, Van Cleef... [Lire la suite]
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17 octobre 2010

Anish Kapoor (B.1954), Untitled, 2004

Anish Kapoor (B.1954), Untitled. photo courtesy Sotheby's fibreglass, rubber and aluminium, signed and dated 2004 on the reverse; 114 by 121.2 by 53cm. Estimate 250,000—350,000 GBP. Lot Sold 301,250 GBP PROVENANCE: Galleria Continua, San Gimignano/ Beijing/ Le MoulinPrivate Collection, Switzerland/ CanadaCabinet de Curiosités, Switzerland EXHIBITED: Verbier, Cabinet de Curiosités, Summer Exhibition, 2010 LITERATURE AND REFERENCES: Exhibition Catalogue, Vienna, MAK, Anish Kapoor: Shooting into the Corner,... [Lire la suite]
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