30 juillet 2013

A white jade reclining buffalo. 18th Century

A white jade reclining buffalo. 18th Century. Length: 2.75 inches (7 cm). Photo Asian Art Studio Asian Art Studio. 1759 Beloit Avenue, Suite 612, Los Angeles, CA 90025 - T (310) 477 8316 - asianartstudio@msn.com - www.asianartstudio.com
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30 juillet 2013

Nicholas Sprimont (1716-71), Pair of salts, hallmark 1742/3

Nicholas Sprimont (1716-71), Pair of salts, hallmark 1742-3. Silver gilt, 8.5 x 17.6 x 12.0 cm. RCIN 51392. Royal Collection © Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II Provenance: Commissioned by Frederick, Prince of Wales, in 1742-3. Frederick Louis, Prince of Wales, 1st son of George II, King of Great Britain (1707-51) A pair of silver-gilt salt cellars, each cast as a crab with a large conch shell between its claws; the irregularly shaped base is applied with cast shells and sea foam, supported on three feet... [Lire la suite]
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30 juillet 2013

A bronze belt hook with coral bordered by malachite, Imperial. 18th Century

A bronze belt hook with coral bordered by malachite, carved with two dragons above waves, in scrolling clouds in pursuit of the flaming pearl. Imperial. 18th Century. Length: 5.37 inches (13.5 cm). Photo Asian Art Studio Asian Art Studio. 1759 Beloit Avenue, Suite 612, Los Angeles, CA 90025 - T (310) 477 8316 - asianartstudio@msn.com - www.asianartstudio.com
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30 juillet 2013

Pair of 18 karat white gold, colored stone and diamond pendant-earclips, Michael Youssoufian

Pair of 18 karat white gold, colored stone and diamond pendant-earclips, Michael Youssoufian. Photo Sotheby's Designed as articulated cascading vines, set with 52 pear-shaped and round multi-colored sapphires and garnets weighing a total of 23.24 carats, accented by numerous round diamonds weighing 9.67 carats,signed, with maker's mark, numbered D2806 and D2807. With signed box. Estimate 18,000 — 22,000. Unsold Sotheby's. Important Jewels. New York | 20 Sep 2012 - www.sothebys.com
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30 juillet 2013

A Famille Rose Enameled Porcelain Ruyi Scepter. 19th Century

A Famille Rose Enameled Porcelain Ruyi Scepter. 19th Century. Length excluding tassel: 17 inches (43 cm). Photo courtesy Jadestone Jadestone. 1314 NW Irving Street, Suite #304, Portland, OR 97209. T (503) 243 2014 - info@jadestonegallery.com - www.jadestonegallery.com
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30 juillet 2013

Platinum, diamond, colored diamond and emerald brooch, Oscar Heyman & Brothers, circa 1936

Platinum, diamond, colored diamond and emerald brooch, Oscar Heyman & Brothers, circa 1936. Photo Sotheby's The cascading flowers set with pear-shaped, round and baguette near colorless diamonds weighing approximately 4.85 carats, accented by pear, marquise-shaped, round, baguette and bullet-shaped diamonds of yellow hue weighing approximately 1.45 carats, the leaves set with calibré-cut emeralds,numbered 27432, maker's mark. Estimate 15,000 — 20,000 - Unsold Sotheby's. Important Jewels. New York | 20... [Lire la suite]
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30 juillet 2013

Small Chinese porcelain yellow ground incised bowl, Jiajing (1522-1566) six characters mark in under glaze cobalt blue (Qinghua)

Small Chinese porcelain yellow ground incised bowl, with two five clawed green dragons protecting the flaming pearl. Base with Jiajing (1522-1566) six characters mark in under glaze cobalt blue (Qinghua) and of the period (4122). Diameter: 3.5 inches (8.5 cm). Photo courtesy Santos-London Santos-London. 21 Old Court House, London W8 4PD, United Kingdom. T +44 207 937 6000 - santos@santoslondon.com - www.santoslondon.com
30 juillet 2013

Silver, silver-gilt and colored stone compact

Silver, silver-gilt and colored stone compact. Photo Sotheby's Of floral design, set with numerous round and cushion-cut sapphires, pink sapphires and emeralds, the interior fitted with a mirror and powder compact,measuring approximately 3 by 2½ by ½ inches, one sapphire and one emerald missing. Estimate 1,000 — 1,500 - Lot Sold: 2,125 USD Sotheby's. Important Jewels. New York | 20 Sep 2012 - www.sothebys.com
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30 juillet 2013

Chinese Imperial bowl decorated in Famille Rose palette

Chinese Imperial bowl decorated in Famille Rose palette opaque enamels with tree peonies, branches entwined with wisteria and a mynah bird on a green ground. Rim with Daya Zhai (Studio of great elegance) and oval cartouche with tiandi yijia chun (Heaven and Earth harmonious as one family); base with yongqing changchun (en-during spring eternally celebrated). Tongzhi-Guangxu 1862-83. Diameter: 5 inches (12.6 cm). Photo courtesy Santos-London Santos-London. 21 Old Court House, London W8 4PD, United... [Lire la suite]
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30 juillet 2013

Pair of platinum, 18 karat gold, pink sapphire and diamond earclips, Bulgari

Pair of platinum, 18 karat gold, pink sapphire and diamond earclips, Bulgari. Photo Sotheby's The floral earclips centered by clusters of cushion-cut, oval and round pink sapphires weighing approximately 23.50 carats, framed by round, pear-shaped and baguette diamonds weighing approximately 5.85 carats, signed Bulgari. Estimate 45,000 — 65,000 - Lot Sold: 53,125 USD Sotheby's. Important Jewels. New York | 20 Sep 2012 - www.sothebys.com
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