03 janvier 2012

Galerie Chenel @ BRAFA'12

An Egyptian sandstone relief. New Kingdom, Dynasty 19th, reign of Ramesses II, 1290-1224 BC. Photo Galerie Chenel W 53 cm This piece most probably belonged to a column shaft. It is sculpted in low relief and depicts Ramesses II offering a bolt of cloth to a deity. The Pharaoh, shown facing right, wears a tunic and a short ibes wig fronted by an uraeus that covers his ears. Above him two of Ramesses' five names are inscribed in two cartouches. Significant polychrome remains. Provenance: Khawam Brothers, Paris, 1960's; acquired by... [Lire la suite]

03 janvier 2012

A 'kraak porselein' blue and white shallow dish. Circa 1620

  A  'kraak porselein' blue and white shallow dish. Circa 1620. Photo Gibson Antiques Diameter 20.cm. Price on request Gibson Antiques. Telephone: 0044 (0) 7831 645 468 - Fax: 0044 (0) 207 900 6337 - www.gibsonantiques.com
03 janvier 2012

A rare 'kraak porselein' dish bearing the Egret mark. Ming Dynasty, Wanli Period (c. 1595 to c. 1605)

A rare 'kraak porselein' dish bearing the Egret mark. Ming Dynasty, Wanli Period (c. 1595  to c. 1605). Photo Gibson Antiques Diameter 20.50cm. Price on request Gibson Antiques. Telephone: 0044 (0) 7831 645 468 - Fax: 0044 (0) 207 900 6337 - www.gibsonantiques.com
03 janvier 2012

A rare chinese blue and white 'kraak porselein' plate. Ming Dynasty, second half 16th century

A rare chinese blue and white 'kraak porselein' plate. Ming Dynasty, second half 16th century. Photo Gibson Antiques well painted with a coastal mountainous landscape, with pagodas and two sampans under sail, the reverse with birds and floral sprigs. Diameter 19.8cm - Price on request Provenance: Portuguese private collection For a similar dish see Chinese Export Porcelain, from the Museum of Anastacio Goncalves, Lisbon, 1996, Portugal, by Maria Antonia Pinto de Matos, catalogue no: 29, p.88-89. Gibson Antiques. Telephone: 0044... [Lire la suite]
03 janvier 2012

Marc Heiremans @ BRAFA'12

Aldo Nason (Italian, 1920), Yokohama-series, circa 1966. Arte Vetraria Muranese, Murano, Italy. Photo Marc Heiremans Free-blown blue glass vase with enclosed burst-open silverfoil, trapped in transparent amber. The surface is decorated with inlaid murrine rings Provenance: private collection, Sweden Literature: catalogue 'Murano, le verre d’art', 1969, Hotel de Galliffet, Italian Cultural Institute, Paris, Ill. Exhibition: “Murano, le verre d’art”, 1969, Hotel de Galliffet, Italian Cultural Institute, Paris Vittorio Donà,... [Lire la suite]
03 janvier 2012

A rare chinese porcelain blue and white 'cockerel' charger. Ming Dynasty, Jiajing period (1522-66).

A rare chinese porcelain blue and white 'cockerel' charger. Ming Dynasty, Jiajing period (1522-66). Photo Gibson Antiques well painted with two cockerels within a fenced rocky garden, the rim decorated with fruit and auspicious objects, the underside with birds perched in branches, hare mark. Diameter 34.5cm - Price on request Provenance: Portuguese private collection For a similar dish see Chinese Export Porcelain, from the Museum of Anastacio Goncalves, Lisbon, 1996, Portugal, by Maria Antonia Pinto de Matos, catalogue no:... [Lire la suite]
03 janvier 2012

A good chinese porcelain blue and white deep dish. Ming Dynasty, Jiajing period (1522-66)

  A good chinese porcelain blue and white deep dish. Ming Dynasty, Jiajing period (1522-66). Photo Gibson Antiques painted to the centre with a central winged dragon within a border of flying cranes and cloud scrolls, the rim with precious objects, the underside with a four-character mark `chang ming fu gui' (long life with wealth and honour). 31cm - Price on request A similar deep dish is illustrated by Maria Antonia Pinto de Matos, Chinese Export Porcelain, from the Museum of Anastacio Goncalves, Lisbon, 1996, p52-53, cat.7.... [Lire la suite]
03 janvier 2012

A rare chinese porcelain blue and white 'dragon' jar. Ming Dynasty, Jiajing period (1522-66)

A rare chinese porcelain blue and white 'dragon' jar. Ming Dynasty, Jiajing period (1522-66). Photo Gibson Antiques boldly painted in underglaze-blue with two sinuous five-clawed dragons chasing flaming pearls within classic lotus lappet and panelled borders. Height 30.5cm. Price on request Provenance: Portuguese private collection Gibson Antiques. Telephone: 0044 (0) 7831 645 468 - Fax: 0044 (0) 207 900 6337 - www.gibsonantiques.com
03 janvier 2012

Chamarande @ BRAFA'12

Braided gold bracelet. England, circa 1870. Photo Chamarande The cameo in the centre represents a woman wearing a headdress and necklace set with diamonds and is surrounded by rubies. The medallions on either side are adorned with rubies and flowers also made of diamonds. Gold ring set with a cabochon moonstone surrounded by sapphires and diamonds. Circa 1900. Photo Chamarande Half set with pendant and earrings. Gold and micro mosaic. Italy, Second half of the 19th century. Photo Chamarande Chamarande. Stand N°114. BRAFA'12... [Lire la suite]
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