26 mars 2016

Mikimoto. Four Seasons collection

Mikimoto. Spring necklace, earrings, and ring, featuring white South Sea cultured pearls, tsavorite garnets, purple sapphires, Paraiba tourmalines, amethysts, and diamonds. Mikimoto. Spring Ring. Mikimoto. Summer Earrings. Mikimoto. Summer Ring. Mikimoto. Autumn necklace featuring yellow and orange sapphires, spessartite garnets, diamonds and a golden South Sea pearl. Mikimoto. Autumn Ring. Mikimoto. Winter Ring ring featuring baroque white South Sea cultured pearl with blue sapphires, Paraiba tourmalines, and... [Lire la suite]

26 mars 2016

A small carved Ding ‘daylily’ dish, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127)

Lot 84. A small carved Ding ‘daylily’ dish, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127); 4 1/2 in. (11.5 cm.) diam. Estimate HK$60,000 – HK$80,000 ($7,772 - $10,362). Price realised HKD 250,000. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2016 The dish has angled sides rising from a flat base to a slightly flaring rim. The interior is skillfully carved and combed to depict a single daylily sprig, adorned with sketchily carved leaves. It is covered overall in a pale ivory glaze, brocade box. Provenance: A Japanese private... [Lire la suite]
26 mars 2016

A small carved Ding ‘lotus’ dish, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127)

Lot 83. A small carved Ding ‘lotus’ dish, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127); 4 1/2 in. (11.5 cm.) diam. Estimate HK$60,000 – HK$80,000 ($7,772 - $10,362. Price realised HKD 250,000. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2016 The dish is potted with a bevelled foot and flaring sides and is freely carved to the interior with a single lotus spray with combed details. It is covered overall with a warm ivory glaze with the exception of the unglazed mouth rim exposing the white biscuit body, box. Provenance: A... [Lire la suite]
26 mars 2016

A Ding foliate dish, Five dynasties (907-960)

Lot 81. A Ding foliate dish, Five dynasties (907-960); 6 1/4 in. (16.4 cm.) diam. Estimate HK$100,000 – HK$200,000 ($12,953 - $25,906). Price realised HKD 125,000. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2016 The dish is potted with shallow rounded sides that flares to a foliate rim divided into five bracket-lobes each centred with a sharp point. It is covered inside and out with a transparent glaze of yellowish-ivory tone, brocade box. Provenance: A Japanese private collection, acquired in the 1990s ... [Lire la suite]
Posté par Alain Truong à 23:07 - - Commentaires [0] - Permalien [#]
Tags : , ,
26 mars 2016

Sigismondo Caula (Modène 1637 – 1724), Etude pour un saint Sébastien

Lot 20, Sigismondo Caula (Modène 1637 – 1724), Etude pour un saint Sébastien. Plume et encre brune, lavis brun et rehauts de gouache blanche sur papier préparé. Annoté au verso dans le haut « S.Caula », et paraphé en haut à droite, 43,8 x 29 cm. Estimation : 5 000 € / 6 000 €. Photo Millon et associés. Importants manques restaurés sur les bords, petites taches et petites pliures. MILLON ET ASSOCIÉS PARIS, Dessins Anciens et Modernes, le 01 Avril 2016 à 15h30
26 mars 2016

Attribué à Agostino Carrache (Bologne 1557- Parme 1602), Feuille d’étude avec des caricatures

Lot 10, Attribué à Agostino Carrache (Bologne 1557- Parme 1602), Feuille d’étude avec des caricatures. Plume et encre brune, 21,8 x 18,2 cm. Estimation : 5 000 € / 6 000 €. Photo Millon et associés. Annoté « Annibal Car » en bas à gauche. Petites taches  Note: On peut comparer notre dessin à deux autres feuilles d’Agostino Carracci : la première est d’une qualité comparable à la nôtre (voir vente anonyme, Sotheby’s, New York, le 25 janvier 2012, lot 52, rep) ; la deuxième se trouve au Nationalmuseum de... [Lire la suite]

26 mars 2016

Giovanni Francesco Barbieri dit le Guerchin (Cento 1591 – Bologne 1666), Saint Jean Baptiste assis au pied d’un arbre

Lot 11, Giovanni Francesco Barbieri dit le Guerchin (Cento 1591 – Bologne 1666), Saint Jean Baptiste assis au pied d’un arbre. Plume et encre brune, 27 x 17 cm. Estimation : 25 000 € / 30 000 €. Photo Millon et associés. Petits manques restaurés  Provenance : ancienne collection Cantacuzène, annotation au revers du montage Note: L’œuvre de Guerchin comprend de nombreuses représentations dessinées de saint Jean Baptiste (voir N.Turner et D.Mahon, The complete drawings of Guercino at Winsor Castle,... [Lire la suite]
26 mars 2016

Rare and Important Fancy Vivid Orange Diamond and Diamond Ring

Lot 1875, Rare and Important 4.08 carats Fancy Vivid Orange Diamond and 5.20 carats Diamond Ring. Estimate 12,000,000 — 14,000,000 HKD (1,387,250 - 1,618,458 EUR). Photo: Sotheby's. Of crossover design, one terminal set with a pear-shaped fancy vivid orange diamond weighing 4.08 carats, and the other terminal set with a pear-shaped diamond weighing approximately 5.20 carats, to the pavè-set circular-cut diamond hoop, mounted in 18 karat white gold. Ring size: 7½ ... [Lire la suite]
26 mars 2016

Important Pair of Natural Pearl and Diamond Pendent Earclips

  Lot 1871, Important Pair of Natural Pearl and Diamond Pendent Earclips. Estimate 14,000,000 — 17,000,000 HKD (1,618,458 - 1,965,271 EUR). Photo: Sotheby's. Each suspending a natural pearl drop measuring approximately 12.40-12.55 x 17.00mm and 12.35-12.50 x 18.50mm respectively, to a cluster surmount set with marquise- and pear-shaped diamonds altogether weighing 14.38 carats, mounted in platinum, surmount signed Harry Winston. Accompanied by SSEF report numbered... [Lire la suite]
Posté par Alain Truong à 22:02 - - Commentaires [0] - Permalien [#]
Tags : ,
26 mars 2016

Very Fine Ruby and Diamond Ring

  Lot 1872, Very Fine 6.04 carats Burmese Ruby and Diamond Ring. Estimate 18,000,000 — 22,000,000 HKD (2,080,875 - 2,543,292 EUR). Photo: Sotheby's. Set with an oval ruby weighing 6.04 carats, flanked on each side by an oval diamonds each weighing 1.53 carats, mounted in platinum and 18 karat yellow gold. Ring size: 6 Accompanied by Gübelin report numbered 13075070, dated 24 July 2013, stating that the 6.04 carat ruby is natural, of Burmese (Myanmar) origin, with no... [Lire la suite]
Posté par Alain Truong à 21:57 - - Commentaires [0] - Permalien [#]
Tags : , ,