17 avril 2011

Ruby, Rubellite & Red spinel @ Sotheby's.. Magnificent Jewels and Jadeite, 06 Apr 11, Hong Kong

Fine ruby and diamond ring. Photo Sotheby's Centring on an oval ruby weighing 6.01 carats, surrounded by marquise-shaped diamonds together weighing approximately 2.50 carats, highlighted by circular-cut yellow diamonds, mounted in 18 karat white and yellow gold. Estimate 4,700,000—6,000,000 HKD. Lot Sold 5,660,000 HKD Ring size: 5¾ Accompanied by Gübelin report numbered 0706528, dated 29 June 2007, stating that the 6.01 carat ruby is natural, of Burmese (Myanmar) origin, with no indications of heating. This colour variety of... [Lire la suite]
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14 avril 2011

A three-color overlay glass vase with 'chilong', China, Qianlong-Jiaqing period

A three-color overlay glass vase with 'chilong', China, Qianlong-Jiaqing period. photo Nagel Auktionen Small restoration to body. H. 16,5 cm. Estimate 500 € Property from a German private collection  Nagel Auktionen. Asian Art. May 7th 2011 www.auction.de
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14 avril 2011

A white Beijing glass vase with red-overlay of branches and birds, China, 18th/19th

A white Beijing glass vase with red-overlay of branches and birds, China, 18th/19th ct. photo Nagel Auktionen Red overlay very slightly chipped. H. 20,3 cm. Estimate 1200 € Property from a German private collection Nagel Auktionen. Asian Art. May 6th 2011 www.auction.de
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14 avril 2011

A red glass olive-shaped vase. Wheel-cut mark and period of Qianlong

  A red glass olive-shaped vase. Wheel-cut mark and period of Qianlong. Photo Sotheby's the rounded ovoid body rising gently from a flaring foot to a tall neck, the transparent glass of orange-red colour, inscribed with a four-character wheel-cut mark to the base; 18.4 cm., 7 1/4 in. Estimate 200,000—300,000 HKD. Lot Sold 225,000 HKD Sotheby's, Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art, 08 Apr 11, Hong Kong
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04 avril 2011

Agapetus (B. 1968), Hati yang Membatu (Petrified Heart)

Agapetus (B. 1968), Hati yang Membatu (Petrified Heart). Photo Sotheby's Signed, dated 10 and numbered 2/5 on the base of the cap. aluminium cast, paint; 145 by 123 by 53 cm.; 57 by 48 1/2 by 20 3/4 in. Estimate 140,000—220,000 HKD. Lot Sold 225,000 HKD Executed in 2010, this work is number 2 from an edition of 5, plus 2 artist's proof. Sotheby's. Modern and Contemporary Southeast Asian Paintings. | 04 Apr 11. Hong Kong www.sothebys.com
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28 février 2011

Daniel Firman, Simply red, 2009

Daniel Firman, Simply red, 2009. Plâtre, vêtements objets. 230 x 140 x 120 cm. Courtesy Galerie Emmanuel Perrotin © Daniel Firman 26 fév.-30 avril 2011. Galerie Emmanuel Perrotin. info-paris@galerieperrotin.com - www.galerieperrotin.com
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26 février 2011

Chinese Coral Figural Group, 19th Century

Chinese Coral Figural Group, 19th Century. photo courtesy Doyle New York Carved as a woman dressed in a leaf tunic holding a lotus leaf above her head, beside a tree trunk and blossoming peony tree, fitted wood box, wood stand. Height 7 inches. Crack through female midsection extending through the peonies, restoration to two peony flowers, crack reglued  Estimate $2,000-4,000 Doyle New York. Asian Works of Art. Monday, March 21, 2011 www.doylenewyork.com
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26 février 2011

Ibis rouge, Eudocimus ruber

Ibis rouge, Eudocimus ruber. Courtesy Osenat-Osenat B - Estimation : 700 / 900 € Osenat - Osenat - 77300 Fontainebleau. Vente aux enchères du Samedi 26 février 2011.Hôtel des Ventes - 5, rue Royale - 77300 Fontainebleau. Tel.:  +33 (0)1 80 81 90 08
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18 février 2011

Yan Pei-Ming (b. 1960), Grand Timonier

Yan Pei-Ming (b. 1960), Grand Timonier. photo Christie's Ltd 2011 signed in Chinese, signed, titled and dated 'Grand Timonier 2000 Yan Pei-Ming' (on the reverse), oil on canvas, 98 3/8 x 98 3/8in. (250 x 250cm.). Painted in 2000. Estimate £250,000 - £350,000. Price Realized £529,250 Provenance: Acquired directly from the artist by the present owner in 2000. Notes: 'When, for example, I paint the portrait of Mao, I am painting a father figure, someone who is strangely close, but also distant from me' (Pei-Ming, interview... [Lire la suite]
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18 février 2011

Yan Pei-Ming (b. 1960), Grand Timonier

Yan Pei-Ming (b. 1960), Grand Timonier. photo Christie's Ltd 2011 signed in Chinese, signed, titled and dated 'Grand Timonier 2000 Yan Pei-Ming' (on the reverse), oil on canvas, 98 3/8 x 98 3/8in. (250 x 250cm.). Painted in 2000. Estimate £250,000 - £350,000. Price Realized £529,250 Provenance: Acquired directly from the artist by the present owner in 2000. Notes: 'When, for example, I paint the portrait of Mao, I am painting a father figure, someone who is strangely close, but also distant from me' (Pei-Ming, interview... [Lire la suite]
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