03 août 2014

Natural Pearl, Seed Pearl and Diamond Brooch

Natural Pearl, Seed Pearl and Diamond Brooch. Photo Sotheby's Suspending on a slightly baroque drop-shaped natural pearl measuring approximately 12.95 - 13.60 x 15.90mm, to a stylised surmount set with numerous seed pearls and brilliant-cut diamonds together weighing approximately 2.30 carats, mounted in platinum, pendant detachable. Estimate 500,000 — 600,000 HKD - LOT SOLD. 620,000 HKD Accompanied by SSEF report numbered 64235, dated 19 July 2012, stating that the pearl is natural saltwater pearl, with no indications of... [Lire la suite]
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03 août 2014

Natural pearl and diamond ring

Natural pearl and diamond ring. Photo Sotheby's Set with two button-shaped pearls, one of brownish grey colour, decorated with baguette diamonds, size 51. Estimate 85,000 — 120,000 CHF - LOT SOLD. 146,500 CHF Accompanied by SSEF report no. 62591, stating that the two pearls were found to be natural, saltwater, with no indications of artificial colour modification. Sotheby's. Magnificent Jewels and Noble Jewels. Geneva | 14 May 2012
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03 août 2014

White monochrome vase with anhui dragon decoration, China, 18th Century

White monochrome vase with anhui dragon decoration, China, 18th Century. Photo courtesy Vanderven Oriental Art. Height: 21cm. Price on request Provenance: Private Collection, UK purchased from Santos London The vase is decorated underglaze with a dragon curling around the body of the vase. Vanderven Oriental Art. Nachtegaalslaantje 1, 5211 LE s-Hertogenbosch, Netherlands
03 août 2014

Pair of soft paste ewers with Chinese characters, China, Late 18th century

Pair of soft paste ewers with Chinese characters, China, Late 18th century. Photo courtesy Vanderven Oriental Art. Height: 10,5 cm Width: 13 cm. Price on request Provenance: Private Collection, UK Purchased from Santos London. Vanderven Oriental Art. Nachtegaalslaantje 1, 5211 LE s-Hertogenbosch, Netherlands
03 août 2014

Royal Cartier pearl at the Biennale des Antiquaires 2014

Weighing 8.3 grams and measuring 21.82 x 17.6 x 16.4 mm, the royal Cartier pearl, which was once owned by Queen Mary of England, is said to be one of the most beautiful in existence thanks to its perfectly symmetrical shape and silvery lustre. Biennale des Antiquaires 2014. Hidden within the ripple of pearls and diamonds is a highly complex mechanism created by Cartier that allows the wearer to transform the jewel to follow the contours of the neck or the forehead. The central pearl, still in its original diamond setting,... [Lire la suite]
03 août 2014

Blue and white ewer with cover, China, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Blue and white ewer with cover, China, Kangxi period (1662-1722). Photo courtesy Vanderven Oriental Art. Height: 15 cm. Silver mounts of the period marked Amsterdam 1720. Price: € 7.500,- Provenance: Simons collection, the Netherlands Vanderven Oriental Art. Nachtegaalslaantje 1, 5211 LE s-Hertogenbosch, Netherlands  

03 août 2014

Blue and white ewer with silver mounts, China, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Blue and white ewer with silver mounts, China, Kangxi period (1662-1722). Photo courtesy Vanderven Oriental Art. Height: 17 cm. Silver mounts: 19th century. Price: € 3.500,00 Provenance: Stassen collection, The Netherlands Vanderven Oriental Art. Nachtegaalslaantje 1, 5211 LE s-Hertogenbosch, Netherlands
03 août 2014

Blue and white inkwell, China, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Blue and white inkwell. China, Kangxi period (1662-1722). Photo courtesy Vanderven Oriental Art. Height: 7,3 cm. Price: € 7.500,00 Provenance: Vrijman Collection, United Kingdom Vanderven Oriental Art. Nachtegaalslaantje 1, 5211 LE s-Hertogenbosch, Netherlands
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03 août 2014

Pair of Powder Blue Plates, China, Kangxi period (1662 – 1722), circa 1700

Pair of Powder Blue Plates, China, Kangxi period (1662 – 1722), circa 1700. Photo courtesy Vanderven Oriental Art. Diameter:41 cm. Price on request Provenance: Private Collection- The Netherlands J.T. Tai Collection - USA These powder blue plates have a large scalloped reservesin the centre with riverscapes in famille verte enamels. On the banks of the waterside, various pavilions emerge from between the rocks and trees. In the foreground is a bridge, and there is a small boat floating in the water. The scene is... [Lire la suite]
03 août 2014

Chinese Imari ewer for the Persian market, China, Kangxi Period (1662-1722)

Chinese Imari ewer for the Persian market, China, Kangxi Period (1662-1722). Photo courtesy Vanderven Oriental Art. Height:30 cm. Price on request Provenance: Private Collection, The Netherlands CHINESE IMARI.In the last quarter of the 17th century the Japanese porcelain factories at Arita (Kyushu) had developed their own styles for decorating the export wares for the Dutch. Blue and white no longer resembled Chinese Kraak and Transitional models, but showed typical Japanese designs such as continuous, boldly painted... [Lire la suite]
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