03 octobre 2012

A rare blue and white 'dragon and phoenix' brush tray, Mark and period of Wanli (1573-1619)

Lot 23. A rare blue and white 'dragon and phoenix' brush tray, Mark and period of Wanli (1573-1619); 31.3 cm., 12 3/8 in. Estimate 800,000 - 1,000,000 HKD. Lot sold 1,160,000 HKD. Photo Sotheby's 2012 of long rectangular form with slightly flared sides rising to an everted rim with indented corners, supported on a low foot of conforming shape reinforced by two horizontal bars of clay, the interior divided into two sections by a thin crenulated wall shaped to hold two... [Lire la suite]

03 octobre 2012

A fine blue and white bowl with phoenix roundels. Mark and period of Kangxi

A fine blue and white bowl with phoenix roundels. Mark and period of Kangxi - Photo Sotheby's   delicately potted, the deep rounded sides rising from a straight foot to an everted rim, painted on the exterior in shades of underglaze blue with five finely executed phoenix medallions, each depicting a bird with head turned in the opposite direction of the long wavy tail, its wings spread, and legs thinly pencilled, the interior centred with a conforming phoenix... [Lire la suite]
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03 octobre 2012

A rare blue and white 'Phoenix and Poeny' jar, Guan, Yuan dynasty, 14th Century

Lot 34. A rare blue and white 'Phoenix and Poeny' jar, Guan, Yuan dynasty, 14th Century; height 27 cm., 10 5/8 in. Estimate 1,000,000 - 1,200,000 HKD. Lot sold 1,580,000 HKD. Photo Sotheby's 2012 of baluster form, superbly potted with wide swelling shoulders gently tapering to a slightly flared foot, surmounted by a short upright neck with rolled lip encircled by a raised band, deftly painted around the shoulder with three phoenix with outstretched wings and curled... [Lire la suite]
03 octobre 2012

A blue and white 'Three Friends' stembowl. Ming Dynasty, Chenghua period.

Lot 41. A blue and white 'Three Friends' stembowl. Ming Dynasty, Chenghua period. Estimate: 1,000,000 - 1,500,000 HKD. Unsold. Photo Sotheby's the bowl with wide flaring sides supported on a tall, slightly splayed stem, the interior centred with a medallion showing the 'Three Friends of Winter,' a tall pine tree with two stems of bamboo and prunus branches growing from an uneven ground, all encircled by a double-line border repeated at the rim, the walls left... [Lire la suite]
03 octobre 2012

An Art Deco Diamond and Colored Diamond Brooch

An Art Deco Diamond and Colored Diamond Brooch. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd Of geometric motif, set at the center with a pear-shaped fancy intense yellow diamond, weighing approximately 6.22 carats, to the single and baguette-cut diamond scrolling plaque, set with a pear-shaped yellow diamond terminal, mounted in platinum and gold, circa 1930. Estimate $80,000 - $120,000 With report 5141951333 dated 4 September 2012 from the Gemological Institute of America stating that the pear-shaped diamond, weighing approximately... [Lire la suite]
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03 octobre 2012

A Colored Diamond Ring, by Van Cleef & Arpels

A Colored Diamond Ring, by Van Cleef & Arpels. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd Set with a cut-cornered modified square-cut fancy intense yellow diamond, weighing approximately 28.20 carats, flanked on either side by a triangular-cut diamond, mounted in platinum and 18k gold, in a Van Cleef & Arpels navy leather case. Signed V.C.A. for Van Cleef & Arpels, N.Y., no. 65759. Estimate $700,000 - $900,000 With report 11011963 dated 16 August 2012 from the Gemological Institute of America stating that the... [Lire la suite]

03 octobre 2012

A Pair of Colored Diamond and Diamond Ear Pendants

A Pair of Colored Diamond and Diamond Ear Pendants. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd One ear pendant suspending a pear-shaped fancy yellow diamond, weighing approximately 52.78 carats, to the surmount set with a circular-cut diamond, weighing approximately 6.93 carats, the other ear pendant suspending a pear-shaped diamond, weighing approximately 50.31 carats, to the surmount set with a circular-cut fancy yellow diamond, weighing approximately 7.02 carats, mounted in 18k yellow and white gold. Estimate $4,500,000 - $6,500,000... [Lire la suite]
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03 octobre 2012

An Unmounted Oval-Cut Colored Diamond

An Unmounted Oval-Cut Colored Diamond. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd Weighing approximately 68.35 carats. Estimate $2,200,000 - $3,200,000 With report 5111487337 dated 30 August 2012 from the Gemological Institute of America stating that the modified oval-cut diamond is fancy intense yellow, natural color, internally flawless clarity, with excellent polish and excellent symmetry.  Christie's. Magnificent Jewels. 16 October 2012. New York, Rockefeller Plaza
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03 octobre 2012

Ecole Vietnamienne. Paravent à six feuilles

Ecole Vietnamienne. Paravent à six feuilles. Photo SVV ALAIN SCHMITZ - FREDERIC LAURENT à décor de biches dans une forêt de bambous en rehauts or et rouge sur fond noir. 120 x 25 cm chaque feuille. Lot n° 145 - Estimation : 800/1000€ SVV ALAIN SCHMITZ - FREDERIC LAURENT. DIMANCHE 21 OCTOBRE à 14 H 30. 13, rue Thiers 78100 Saint-Germain-en-Laye. Tél. : 01.39.73.95.64 - Fax : 01.39.73.03.14 - Email :  contact@sgl-encheres.com
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03 octobre 2012

André Maire (1898 - 1984), Sous les cocotoers, Indochine

André Maire (1898 - 1984), Sous les cocotoers, Indochine. Photo SVV ALAIN SCHMITZ - FREDERIC LAURENT Fusain et sanguine. Vue : 49 x 64 cm. Lot n° 159 - Estimation : 1200/1500€ SVV ALAIN SCHMITZ - FREDERIC LAURENT. DIMANCHE 21 OCTOBRE à 14 H 30. 13, rue Thiers 78100 Saint-Germain-en-Laye. Tél. : 01.39.73.95.64 - Fax : 01.39.73.03.14 - Email :  contact@sgl-encheres.com