30 octobre 2013

A carved jadeite archaistic baluster vase and cover, early 20th century

A carved jadeite archaistic baluster vase and cover, early 20th century. Photo Sotheby's of archaic bronze form, the square baluster body rising from a short spreading foot to a straight neck, carved to each face with taotie and stiff leaf bands within notched flanges at the corners and set with a pair of dragon handles suspending loose rings at the shoulder, the flat cover surmounted by four phoenix, the stone of pale lavender tone with apple-green inclusions, wood stand. Quantité: 3 - 27cm., 10 5/8... [Lire la suite]

30 octobre 2013

An amber and jadeite court necklace, chaozhu, Qing dynasty

An amber and jadeite court necklace, chaozhu, Qing dynasty. Photo Sotheby's the 108 amber beads divided by four jadeite fotou(Buddha heads), the fotou at the back connected to a gourd-shaped fotouta (Buddha head stupa) suspending a jadeite beiyun (back cloud) oval plaque and terminating with a quartz tear-shaped bead, the threejinnian strands of coral beads each further suspending a similar jadeite tear-shaped drop. Diameter approx. 120cm., 47 1/4 in. Estimation 3,000 --... [Lire la suite]
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30 octobre 2013

An amber and jadeite court necklace, chaozhu, Qing dynasty, 19th century

An amber and jadeite court necklace, chaozhu, Qing dynasty, 19th century. Photo Sotheby's the 108 amber beads divided by four jadeite fotou(Buddha heads), the fotou at the back connected to a gourd-shaped fotouta (Buddha head stupa) suspending a jadeite beiyun (back cloud) oval plaque and terminating with a jadeite tear-shaped bead, the threejinnian strands of coral beads each further suspending a similar jadeite tear-shaped drop; 156.2cm., 61 1/2 in. Estimation 6,000 --... [Lire la suite]
30 octobre 2013

A coral 'Ladies and Phoenix' group, Qing dynasty

  A coral 'Ladies and Phoenix' group, Qing dynasty. Photo Sotheby's carved in the form of two ladies riding on swirling clouds with phoenix and birds in flight, the base decorated with flowering lotus sprays, wood stand. Quantité: 2 - 40cm., 15 3/4 in. Estimation 12,000 -- 18,000 GBP  Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art. London | 06 nov. 2013 - http://www.sothebys.com
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30 octobre 2013

A coral 'Ladies' group, Qing dynasty

A coral 'Ladies' group, Qing dynasty. Photo Sotheby's carved with eight ladies riding on clouds, each variously depicted holding musical instruments, a basket of flowers, lotus spray, ruyi sceptre and lantern, wood stand. Quantité: 2 - 53.5cm., 21 1/8 in. Estimation 20,000 -- 30,000 GBP  Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art. London | 06 nov. 2013 - http://www.sothebys.com
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30 octobre 2013

A coral 'Ladies and Hare' group, Qing dynasty

  A coral 'Ladies and Hare' group, Qing dynasty. Photo Sotheby's carved with six ladies variously depicted holding a fan, flywhisk, fruiting peach branches and the sheng, riding on clouds with birds in flight and hares running near the bottom, wood stand. Quantité: 2 - 43.5cm., 17 1/8 in. Estimation 12,000 -- 18,000 GBP  Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art. London | 06 nov. 2013 - http://www.sothebys.com
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30 octobre 2013

A coral ‘Ladies and Boys’ group, Qing dynasty

  A coral ‘Ladies and Boys’ group, Qing dynasty. Photo Sotheby's carved with four ladies variously depicted holding thesheng, a fan and a flywhisk with birds perched on trees behind, to the right a group of two boys preying on a flying phoenix, wood stand. Quantité: 2 - 43cm., 17in. Estimation 20,000 -- 30,000 GBP  Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art. London | 06 nov. 2013 - http://www.sothebys.com
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30 octobre 2013

A carved and pierced coral 'melon' bottle and cover, late Qing dynasty

A carved and pierced coral 'melon' bottle and cover, late Qing dynasty. Photo Sotheby's the fruit naturalistically carved and pierced in high relief to the body and cover with leafy trailing vine and small insects, wood stand. Quantité: 3 - 10.5cm., 4 1/8 in. Estimation 5,000 — 7,000 GBP  Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art. London | 06 nov. 2013 - http://www.sothebys.com
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30 octobre 2013

Henrick Andriessen, "Henrick Andriessen", c.1650

Henrick Andriessen, "Vanitas" {also known as "Still-life composition with human skull, globe, books, crown, miter, bubbles, mussel shell with bubble pipe, holly crown on skull, watch on table, candlestick (with reflection of artist's portrait)"} [c.1650]
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30 octobre 2013

Henrick Andriessen, Still Life with Mask, 17th century

Henrick Andriessen, Still Life with Mask, 17th century
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