12 mai 2011

MONUMENTA 2011, Anish Kapoor, Léviathan, vue intérieure de l'œuvre

MONUMENTA 2011, Anish Kapoor, Léviathan, vue intérieure de l'œuvre. Photo Didier Plowy. Tous droits réservés Monumenta. 2011, ministère de la Culture et de la Communication
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12 mai 2011

Andy Warhol (1928-1987) , Self-Portrait

Andy Warhol (1928-1987) , Self-Portrait. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd 2011 Signed twice, inscribed and dated twice 'To Thilo with Love Andy Warhol 1963' (on the overlap), acrylic and silkscreen ink on canvas, 20 x 16 in. (50.5 x 40.6 cm.). Painted in 1963-1964. Estimate $6,000,000 - $8,000,000 . Price Realized $6,802,500 Provenance: Eleanor Ward, New YorkThilo von Watzdorf, New YorkAnon. sale; Sotheby's New York, 14 May 1998, lot 22Acquired at the above sale by the present owner Literature: G. Frei and N. Printz, eds., The Andy... [Lire la suite]
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12 mai 2011

Andy Warhol (1928-1987) , Self-Portrait

Andy Warhol (1928-1987) , Self-Portrait. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd 2011 signed with stamp, numbered and dated '1986 Andy Warhol PO40.084' (on the overlap), synthetic polymer and silkscreen ink on canvas, 106¾ x, 106½ in. (271.2 x 270.5 cm.) Painted in 1986. - Estimate$30,000,000 - $40,000,000. Price Realized $27,522,500 Provenance: Anthony d'Offay, LondonGalerie Beyeler, BaselAcquired from the above by the present owner, 1996 Exhibited: London, Anthony d'Offay Gallery, Andy Warhol, July-August 1986. Notes: "I was always... [Lire la suite]
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26 avril 2011

Boîte de forme ronde en laque polychrome rouge et noir. Chine, XVIIIe siècle.

Boîte de forme ronde en laque polychrome rouge et noir.  Chine, XVIIIe siècle. Photo Beaussant Lefèvre sur fond jaune sculpté d'un médaillon central d'un dragon de face pourchassant la perle sacrée parmi les nuages, ceinturé d'une frise de grecques et une frise de lotus stylisés. Sur les bords, deux paires de dragons pourchassant des perles sacrées. Le couvercle est délimité d'une frise de grecques. L a boîte présente la même construction, avec quatre dragons au milieu des nuages. Ils sont à la poursuite des perles sacrées.... [Lire la suite]
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17 avril 2011

A fine imperial copper-red glazed porcelain taaza, China, Qianlong seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period

A fine imperial copper-red glazed porcelain taaza, China, Qianlong seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period. photo Nagel Auktionen Tiny chip to mouth rim, good condition. D. 20,5 cm. Estimate 9000 € Property from an old Berlin private collection Nagel Auktionen. Asian Art. May 6th 2011 www.auction.de A fine imperial copper-red glazed porcelain taaza, China, Qianlong seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period. photo Nagel Auktionen Tiny chip to mouth rim, good condition. D. 20,5 cm. Estimate 9000 € Property from... [Lire la suite]
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17 avril 2011

A good copper-red glazed bottle vase, China, 18th-19th century.

A good copper-red glazed bottle vase, China, 18th-19th century. photo Nagel Auktionen Good condition. H. 39 cm. Estimate 2500 € Property from a German private collection, bought at Jan van Beers, London, 1993 Nagel Auktionen. Asian Art. May 6th 2011 www.auction.de
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17 avril 2011

A fine copper-red glazed dish. Yongzheng mark and period.

A fine copper-red glazed dish. Yongzheng mark and period.  Photo Sotheby's the shallow flaring sides rising from a slightly tapered foot, covered overall with a rich red bubble-suffused glaze draining to white at the rims, the white-glazed base inscribed in underglaze blue with a six-character reign mark; 20.7 cm., 8 1/4 in. Estimate 120,000—180,000 HKD. Lot Sold 137,500 HKD PROVENANCE: Acquired before 1984 Sotheby's. Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art, 08 Apr 11, Hong Kong www.sothebys.com
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17 avril 2011

A sacrificial red-glazed stembowl. Seal Mark and Period of Qianlong.

A sacrificial red-glazed stembowl. Seal Mark and Period of Qianlong.  Photo Sotheby's the rounded sides supported on a tall flared foot, elegantly rising to a slightly everted rim, the interior and exterior covered with a rich red glaze of a crushed-raspberry tone, draining to white at the rim, pooling to a deeper tone around the top of the foot, the interior of the foot glazed white and inscribed with a six-character horizontal reign mark in underglaze blue; 15.2 cm., 6 in. Estimate 180,000—220,000 HKD. Lot Sold 300,000 HKD... [Lire la suite]
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17 avril 2011

A fine pair of copper-red glazed saucer dishes. Qianlong Seal Marks and Period

A fine pair of copper-red glazed saucer dishes. Qianlong Seal Marks and Period. Photo Sotheby's each well potted with rounded sides, applied overall with a rich strawberry-red glaze fired to an even glossy finish stopping neatly below the mouthrim and just above the footrim, leaving the base glazed white and inscribed with a six-character mark in underglaze blue; 15.9 cm., 6 1/2 in. Estimate 150,000—200,000 HKD. Lot Sold 187,500 HKD Sotheby's. Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art, 08 Apr 11, Hong Kong www.sothebys.com
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17 avril 2011

A Langyao-red bottle vase. Qing dynasty, Kangxi period.

A Langyao-red bottle vase. Qing dynasty, Kangxi period. Photo Sotheby's the globular body rising to a tall cylindrical neck, covered overall in a thick bright raspberry-red glaze, streaking slightly down the sides and pooling just above the neatly trimmed tapering foot, the glaze further suffuse.d with a tight network of crackles, the base applied with a crackled straw glaze; 42 cm., 16 1/2 in  Estimate 400,000—600,000 HKD. Lot Sold 500,000 HKD PROVENANCE: Yamanaka & Co., no. 2 (according to label).Sotheby's New... [Lire la suite]
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