14 mai 2013

A Famille-rose cup, Daoguang mark and period

A Famille-rose cup, Daoguang mark and period - Sothebys the deep sides rising from a slightly tapering foot to a flaring rim, the exterior painted with four circular panels enclosing various auspicious objects, divided by formalised lotus scrolls, the base with an iron red six-character reign mark; 11.2cm., 4 7/16 in. Estimation: 8,000 - 12,000 GBP PROVENANCE: An English Private Collection. Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art. London | 15 mai 2013 - www.sothebys.com
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14 mai 2013

A yellow-ground green-enamelled ‘Dragon’ saucer, Qianlong seal mark and period

A yellow-ground green-enamelled ‘Dragon’ saucer, Qianlong seal mark and period - Sothebys the shallow rounded sides rising from a short foot to a lobed rim, painted to the interior with a central medallion enclosing a green dragon coiling around a flaming pearl amongst floral scrolls, encircled at the cavetto by two further dragons pacing amongst floral scrolls in pursuit of pearls, similarly decorated to the exterior, all reserved on an egg-yolk yellow ground, the white base inscribed with a six-character seal... [Lire la suite]
14 mai 2013

Bracelet diamant de couleur et diamants, par A.E. Kochert

Bracelet diamant de couleur et diamants, par A.E. Kochert. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2013 Semi-flexible, ajouré, serti de diamants demi-taille, taille 8/8 et baguettes et serti au centre d'un diamant Fancy Deep Orange pesant 6.10 carats en serti clos, 18 cm., monture en platine et or, poids brut: 68.95 gr., vers 1930, dans son écrin de forme, diamant central remplacé ultérieurement. Poinçon de la maison Köchert, sur un dessin d'Erwin Lang. Estimate  €6,000 – €8,000 Accompagné d'un certificat... [Lire la suite]
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14 mai 2013

Paire de clips d'oreilles "Noeud" rubis et diamants, par Suzanne Belperron

Paire de clips d'oreilles "Noeud" rubis et diamants, par Suzanne Belperron.  Chacun figurant un noeud stylisé ponctué de rubis baguettes et de diamants ronds, monture en or et platine,poinçons français, poids brut: 24.30 gr., vers 1940. Poinçons de la Société Groene & Darde pour Suzanne Belperron. Estimate  €6,000 – €8,000 Accompagnés d'un certificat de Belperron LLC no. B41403202013 en date du 20 mars 2013 (2) A PAIR OF RUBY, DIAMOND, GOLD AND PLATINUM "NOEUD" EAR CLIPS, BY SUZANNE BELPERRON ... [Lire la suite]
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14 mai 2013

A yellow-ground green-enamelled ‘Dragon’ dish, Jiajing mark and period (1522-1566)

Lot 118. A yellow-ground green-enamelled ‘Dragon’ dish, Jiajing mark and period (1522-1566); 13.4cm., 5 1/4 in. Estimation: 15,000 - 20,000 GBP. Lot sold 18,750 GBP. Photo: Sothebys 2013 the shallow rounded sides rising from a short foot, incised and enamelled in green to the interior with two dragons writhing amongst clouds, the decoration repeated in a frieze on the exterior, all reserved on an egg-yolk yellow ground, the base with a six-character mark in aubergine Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics... [Lire la suite]
14 mai 2013

A yellow-ground famille-rose medallion bowl, Daoguang seal mark and period

A yellow-ground famille-rose medallion bowl, Daoguang seal mark and period - Sothebys the rounded sides rising from a short foot to a gently flared rim, painted to the exterior with four gilt-edged medallions brightly enamelled with flowering branches, divided by stylised lotus and lingzhi strapwork, all reserved on a bright lemon-yellow ground heightened with iron-red feathery scrollwork, the interior painted in underglaze-blue with a central floral medallion surrounded by four detached beribboned floral sprays, the... [Lire la suite]

14 mai 2013

Bague diamants par René Boivin

Bague diamants par René Boivin. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2013 De forme bombée, partiellement pavée de diamants ronds taille brillant, monture en or jaune, poinçon français, poids brut: 15.95 gr., vers 1980, dans son écrin. Signée René Boivin. Estimate  €8,000 – €12,000 A DIAMOND AND GOLD RING, BY RENE BOIVIN  Christie's. PARIS BIJOUX. 29 May 2013. Paris.
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14 mai 2013

Bague "Nid d'abeille" Saphirs de couleur et citrines, par Suzanne Belperron

Bague "Nid d'abeille" Saphirs de couleur et citrines, par Suzanne Belperron; Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2013 Ornée d'un saphir jaune ovale épaulé de chaque côté de saphirs jaunes et de citrines hexagonales, monture en or jaune, poinçon français, poids brut: 15.95 gr., vers 1960. Estimate  €8,000 – €12,000 Accompagnée d'un certificat de Belperron LLC no. B417032022013 en date du 20 mars 2013 Literature: Suzanne Belperron, Sylvie Raulet, Olivier Baroin, La Bibliothèque des Arts, 2011, page 327 pour... [Lire la suite]
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14 mai 2013

Emperor Xuanzong of the Ming on Horseback, Anonymous

Emperor Xuanzong of the Ming on Horseback, Anonymous. Hanging scroll, ink and colors on silk, 84.1 x 68.1 cm. This painting bears no inscription of the artist, but attached at the lower left is a small label with four characters in running script that reads, "Xuanzong indulging in pleasure." Depicting Xuanzong on horseback on a hunting trip, a falcon is perched on his arm as he gallops by the banks of a river to scare up wild geese. Historical records indicate that Xuanzong was fond of arts related to the bow and horse, being... [Lire la suite]
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14 mai 2013

(Peonies of) Wealth and Prosperity in a Pot Emperor Xuanzong (1399-1435), Ming dynasty

(Peonies of) Wealth and Prosperity in a Pot,  Emperor Xuanzong (1399-1435), Ming dynasty. Hanging scroll, ink and colors on paper, 110.5 x 54.4 cm. According to its inscription, this painting was done in the fourth year of Xuanzong's reign (1429) for the high official Yang Shiqi (1365-1444). The cat here looks up with curiosity at the peonies arranged in the hanging bronze pot, as if about to find a way to leap up and get a closer look. The traditional word for cat in Chinese is a homophone for octogenarian and therefore... [Lire la suite]
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