11 mai 2016

GRES haute couture, circa 1971, Robe du soir longue

Lot 176. GRES haute couture, circa 1971, Robe du soir longue. Estimation : 1 200 € / 1 500 €. Photo Cornette de Saint-Cyr en jersey marron de la maison Racine, effet de taille haute par un plissé horizontal à deux ouvertures géométriques, emmanchure à une épaule, sans manche, jupe fluide travaillée en biais, fendue sur le devant. (petits accidents, fil tiré)  Bibliographie : Modèle identique, Collection Didier Ludot, n°119, 8 juillet 2015 CORNETTE DE SAINT CYR PARIS, Garde robe de Madame Paul... [Lire la suite]

11 mai 2016

GRES Haute couture, circa 1978, Robe du soir longue

Lot 155. GRES Haute couture, circa 1978,  Robe du soir longue. Estimation : 1 200 € / 1 300 €. Photo Cornette de Saint-Cyr de forme fourreau en soie prune, haut bustier drapé à une épaule soulignée d’un important nœud de forme corolle, jupe fendue sur le devant et au dos. (tâches, petit accident à l’une des fentes). Griffe blanche, graphisme noire. CORNETTE DE SAINT CYR PARIS, Garde robe de Madame Paul Boyriven, le 12 Mai 2016 à 16h
11 mai 2016

A celadon jade ‘Monkey and Peach’ group, Qing dynasty, 18th century

Lot 3. A celadon jade ‘Monkey and Peach’ group, Qing dynasty, 18th century. Estimate 5,000 — 7,000 GBP. Lot sold 21,250 GBP. Photo: Sotheby's worked in the form of two monkeys climbing on a large peach borne on leafy flowering branches issuing flowers around the sides, one monkey perched on the large fruit, while the other grasps on a branch beside, the stone of an even celadon tone, wood stand. Quantité: 2 - 11 cm, 4 3/8 in. Provenance: Roger Keverne, London. Sotheby's. Important... [Lire la suite]
11 mai 2016

A white jade ‘Toad and Pomegranate’ group, Qing dynasty, 18th century

Lot 2. A white jade ‘Toad and Pomegranate’ group, Qing dynasty, 18th century. Estimate 4,000 — 6,000 GBP. Lot sold 26,250 GBP. Photo: Sotheby's worked in the form of a crouching toad with large bulging eyes and dimpled skin, its mouth grasping a leafy branch bearing three large pomegranates bursting with seeds, the stone of an even white stone, wood stand. Quantité: 2 - 7 cm, 2¾  in. Provenance: Roger Keverne, London. Sotheby's. Important Chinese Art, Londres, 11 mai 2016, 10:00 AM
11 mai 2016

A pale celadon jade archaistic ‘duck and lotus’ group, Qing dynasty, Qianlong period

Lot 8. A pale celadon jade archaistic ‘duck and lotus’ group, Qing dynasty, Qianlong period. Estimate 8,000 — 12,000 GBP. Lot sold 30,000 GBP. Photo: Sotheby's worked recumbent with its webbed feet tucked underneath its body, the head turned sharply backwards with a leafy lotus spray grasped in its beak, its wings folded on the sides, finely detailed with plumage and adorned with stylised mythical beasts reserved on a leiwen ground, the tail and the legs carved with archaistic scrolls, the... [Lire la suite]
11 mai 2016

A lacquer box for tea utensils, by Shibata Zeshin (1807-1891), Meiji era (1868-1912), circa 1870-1890

Lot 582. A lacquer box for tea utensils, by Shibata Zeshin (1807-1891), Meiji era (1868-1912), circa 1870-1890. Estimate £20,000 - 30,000 (€25,000 - 38,000). Photo: Bonhams. A rectangular chabako (box for tea-ceremony utensils) and inrobuta (flush-fitting lid), the exterior decorated in gold, silver and coloured hiramaki-e and takamaki-eand shell inlay with sections of seidonuri (lacquer imitating patinated bronze), all on a dark brown-black background with areas of simulated... [Lire la suite]