Alain.R.Truong

14 novembre 2018

A 'Longquan' celadon double-gourd vase, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279)

Lot 25. A 'Longquan' celadon double-gourd vase, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279); 10.5 cm, 4 in. Estimate 3,000-5,000 GBP. Lot sold 7,500 GBP. © Sotheby's. the globular lower body rising from a recessed foot to a pear-shaped upper bulb, covered overall in an even bluish-green glaze.  Exhibited: Objects of Desire, The Classic Age of Chinese Ceramics Song to Yuan Dynasties, 10th to 14th Centuries, Asian Arts Institute of Australia, Sydney, 2013, cat. no. 48. Sotheby's. St... [Lire la suite]
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14 novembre 2018

A 'Lotus' bowl, Yuan dynasty (1279-1368)

Lot 283. A 'Lotus' bowl, Yuan dynasty (1279-1368); 12.5 cm, 5 in. Estimate 3,000-5,000 GBP. Lot sold 11,875 GBP. © Sotheby's. the shallow flaring sides rising from an angled base and short spreading foot to an everted rim, carved to the interior with four lotuses borne on leafy scrolls, encircled in the well by a lotus scroll band and the characters fu and lu, covered overall in a bluish-white glaze.  Exhibited: Objects of Desire, The Classic Age of Chinese Ceramics Song to... [Lire la suite]
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14 novembre 2018

Hopper, de Kooning, Gorky and Stella hit new auction records in New York

Lot 12 B. Edward Hopper (1882-1967), Chop Suey, signed 'Edward Hopper' (lower right), oil on canvas, 32 x 38 in. (81.3 x 96.5 cm.). Painted in 1929. Estimate USD 70,000,000 - USD 100,000,000. Price realised USD 91,875,000. World auction record for the artist and the category of American Art. © Christie’s Images Limited 2018. NEW YORK, NY.- Part One of Christie’s sale of An American Place: The Barney A. Ebsworth Collection totaled $317,801,250, a vigorous start to... [Lire la suite]
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14 novembre 2018

Rare calligraphy sells over ten times its pre-sale estimate at Chiswick Auctions

Lot 56. Hongli (Emperor Qianlong , attributed to, 1711 – 1799), Calligraphy. Chinese ink on paper, hanging scroll painting, signed Yu'bi, with three seals of the artist, 158 x 53cm. Estimate £6,000-£8,000. Lot sold £70,000. Chiswick Auctions LONDON.- Chiswick Auctions announced the exceptional result of a rare calligraphic work by the Qianlong Emperor of the Qing Dynasty. The Qianlong Emperor (1711-1799) was arguably the greatest collector and patron of the arts in more than 5000 years... [Lire la suite]
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13 novembre 2018

A 'Yaozhou' 'Moon white' bowl, Jin dynasty (1115-1234)

Lot 255. A 'Yaozhou' 'Moon white' bowl, Jin dynasty (1115-1234); 13.5 cm, 5 3/8  in. Estimate 1,000-2,000 GBP. Lot sold 3,500 GBP. © Sotheby's. the deep rounded sides rising from a short straight foot to a rolled rim, covered overall in a pale olive-white glaze.  Sotheby's. St George Street Sale: Asian Art, London, 09 Nov 2018
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13 novembre 2018

A Yaozhou 'Lotus' bowl, Song dynasty (960-1279)

Lot 268. A Yaozhou 'Lotus' bowl, Song dynasty (960-1279); 13 cm, 5 1/8  in. Estimate 3,000-5,000 GBP. Lot sold 4,375 GBP. © Sotheby's. the shallow rounded sides rising from a short straight flat base, incised to the interior with a geometric lotus medallion and covered overall in a pale olive-green glaze, save for the base to reveal the grey body.  Exhibited: Objects of Desire, The Classic Age of Chinese Ceramics Song to Yuan Dynasties, 10th to 14th Centuries, Asian Arts Institute... [Lire la suite]
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13 novembre 2018

A green-glazed 'Lotus' dish, 5th-6th century

Lot 259. A green-glazed 'Lotus' dish, 5th-6th century; 15.5 cm, 6 1/8  in. Estimate 1,000-2,000 GBP. Lot sold 4,375 GBP. © Sotheby's. the shallow rounded sides rising from a short straight flat base, incised to the interior with a geometric lotus medallion and covered overall in a pale olive-green glaze, save for the base to reveal the grey body.  Sotheby's. St George Street Sale: Asian Art, London, 09 Nov 2018
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13 novembre 2018

A Yue lobed cup, Five Dynasties (907-960)

Lot 257. A Yue lobed cup, Five Dynasties (907-960); 11.6 cm, 4 1/2  in. Estimate 3,000-5,000 GBP. Lot sold 4,375 GBP. © Sotheby's. the petal lobed body rising from a high spreading foot to a foliate rim, covered overall in a pale olive-green glaze.  Sotheby's. St George Street Sale: Asian Art, London, 09 Nov 2018
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13 novembre 2018

A 'Yaozhou' bowl, Song dynasty (960-1279)

Lot 267. A 'Yaozhou' bowl, Song dynasty (960-1279); 18 cm, 7 1/8  in. Estimate 3,000-5,000 GBP. Lot sold 5,625 GBP. © Sotheby's. the conical sides rising from a short straight foot to a slightly everted rim, carved to the interior with a dense floral scroll and covered overall with an olive-green glaze. Exhibited: Objects of Desire, The Classic Age of Chinese Ceramics Song to Yuan Dynasties, 10th to 14th Centuries, Asian Arts Institute of Australia, Sydney, 2013, cat. no. 36.  ... [Lire la suite]
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13 novembre 2018

A 'Yaozhou' lobed dish, Song dynasty (960-1279)

Lot 211. A 'Yaozhou' lobed dish, Song dynasty (960-1279); 10 cm, 4 in. Estimate 2,000-3,000 GBP. Lot sold 6,000 GBP. © Sotheby's. the rounded lobed sides rising from a slightly convex base to a foliate rim, covered overall in bluish-green glaze. Exhibited: Asian Arts Institute of Australia, Objects of Desire, The Classic Age of Chinese Ceramics Song to Yuan Dynasties, 10th to 14th Centuries, Australia, cat. no. 33.  Sotheby's. St George Street Sale: Asian... [Lire la suite]
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