Alain.R.Truong

10 décembre 2016

Jacob Jordaens (Antwerp 1593-1678), The Holy Family with an angel

Lot 7. Jacob Jordaens (Antwerp 1593-1678), The Holy Family with an angel, oil on canvas, 34 7/8 x 30 3/8 in. (87.3 x 77.2 cm). Estimate GBP 500,000 - GBP 800,000 (USD 631,500 - USD 1,010,400). Price Realised GBP 1,805,000 (USD 2,281,520). © Christie's Images Ltd 2016. Provenance: Karl Wilhelm Joest, Solingen (1786-1848), and by descent through, August Carl von Joest, Cologne (1892-1971) to the present owners. Property of a European Noble Family Literature: M.... [Lire la suite]

10 décembre 2016

Autumn Chinese Paintings Auctions at Christie’s Hong Kong Totalled HK$513,088,750 / US$66,454,971

HONG KONG - Christie’s Hong Kong auctions of Chinese Contemporary Ink, Fine Chinese Classical Paintings and Calligraphy and Fine Chinese Modern Paintings held on 28 and 29 November realised a combined total of *HK$513,088,750 / US$66,454,971 . The Chinese Contemporary Ink sale which took place on 28 November 2016 and totalled HK$19,495,000 / US$2,524,459. The top lot for the sale was Scholar’s Rock by Liu Dan, which realised HK$ 3,660,000 / US$... [Lire la suite]
10 décembre 2016

A 'Jian' 'Hare's Fur' bowl, Song dynasty (960–1279)

Lot 548. A 'Jian' 'Hare's Fur' bowl, Song dynasty (960–1279). Estimate 40,000 — 60,000 HKD. Lot sold 50,000 HKD.  Photo Sotheby's. with flaring sides and a narrow groove encircling the exterior below the rim, covered overall with a brown glaze thinning at the rim, the interior and exterior with evenly spaced radiating black streaks, the glaze falling short of the foot to reveal the brown stoneware body - 13.1 cm, 5 1/8  in. Sotheby's. Chinese Art, Hong Kong, 02 Dec 2016
10 décembre 2016

A ‘Jian’ dark green glazed bowl, Southern Song dynasty (1127–1279)

Lot 547. A ‘Jian’ dark green glazed bowl, Southern Song dynasty (1127–1279). Estimate 30,000 — 40,000 HKD. Lot sold 37,500 HKD.  Photo Sotheby's. of conical form with a flared rim, covered overall with a dark olive-green glaze thinning at the rim, suffused to the interior and exterior with grey streaks, the glaze stopping irregularly above the foot to reveal the dark brown stoneware body - 15.1 cm., 6 in. Sotheby's. Chinese Art, Hong Kong, 02 Dec 2016
10 décembre 2016

A 'Jian' 'Hare's Fur' black-streaked bowl, Song dynasty (960–1279)

Lot 546. A 'Jian' 'Hare's Fur' black-streaked bowl, Song dynasty (960–1279). Estimate 20,000 — 30,000 HKD. Lot sold 25,000 HKD.  Photo Sotheby's. solidly potted with a narrow groove encircling the exterior below the rim, covered overall with a brown glaze, the interior with black streaks extending downwards from the rim and pooling at the centre, the glaze falling short of the foot to reveal the chocolate-brown stoneware body - 12.3 cm, 4 7/8  in. Sotheby's. Chinese Art, Hong Kong,... [Lire la suite]
10 décembre 2016

A 'Jian' 'Hare's Fur' bowl, Song dynasty (960–1279)

Lot 543. A 'Jian' 'Hare's Fur' bowl, Song dynasty (960–1279). Estimate 70,000 — 90,000 HKD. Lot sold 87,500 HKD.  Photo Sotheby's. with a flared rim, covered overall with a black glaze, thinning at the rim with russet streaks extending downwards, the glaze falling short of the foot to reveal the buff-brown stoneware body, the base incised with a two-character tribute mark reading gongyu - 13 cm., 5 1/8  in. Sotheby's. Chinese Art, Hong Kong, 02 Dec 2016
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10 décembre 2016

A 'Jian' 'Hare's Fur' bowl, Song dynasty (960–1279)

Lot 538. A 'Jian' 'Hare's Fur' bowl, Song dynasty (960–1279). Estimate 300,000 — 400,000 HKD. Lot sold 687,500 HKD.  Photo Sotheby's. solidly potted with a narrow groove encircling the exterior below the rim, covered overall with a lustrous black glaze, thinning at the rim with subtle silver streaks extending downwards, the glaze falling short of the foot to reveal the dark grey stoneware body - 12.5 cm, 4 7/8  in. Notes: The striking black glazes of Jian wares... [Lire la suite]
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10 décembre 2016

A 'Jian' 'Hare's Fur' bowl, Song dynasty (960–1279).

Lot 536. A 'Jian' 'Hare's Fur' bowl, Song dynasty (960–1279). Estimate 20,000 — 30,000 HKD. Lot sold 25,000 HKD.  Photo Sotheby's. the deep bowl covered with a black glaze accentuated with yellow streaks, the glaze thinning at the rim and falling short of the foot to reveal the dark brown stoneware body - 12 cm, 4 3/4  in. Sotheby's. Chinese Art, Hong Kong, 02 Dec 2016
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10 décembre 2016

A 'Jian' white 'oil spot' bowl, Song dynasty (960–1279)

Lot 535. A 'Jian' white 'oil spot' bowl, Song dynasty (960–1279). Estimate 20,000 — 30,000 HKD. Lot sold 25,000 HKD.  Photo Sotheby's. the deep bowl covered overall with a greyish-white glaze densely suffused with irregular-shaped spots, the glaze thinning at the rim and falling short of the foot to reveal the dark brown stoneware body - 11 cm, 4 3/8  in. Sotheby's. Chinese Art, Hong Kong, 02 Dec 2016
10 décembre 2016

A 'Yue' celadon-glazed jar, Five dynasties-Song dynasty (907-1279)

Lot 532. A 'Yue' celadon-glazed jar, Five dynasties-Song dynasty (907-1279). Estimate 20,000 — 30,000 HKD. Lot sold 12,500  HKD.  Photo Sotheby's. the compressed globular body rising from a tall stepped foot, applied around with four moulded abstract mythical beasts, the broad lobed mouth slightly flared to a foliate rim, covered with a thin layer of pale olive-green glaze, Japanese wood box - 14.7 cm, 5 3/4  in. Sotheby's. Chinese Art, Hong Kong, 02 Dec 2016