02 juin 2016

Fine Natural Vivid Red colour Mozambican Ruby and Diamond Ring

Lot 99. Fine Natural Vivid Red colour Mozambican Ruby and Diamond Ring. Estimate HK$2,000,000 - 3,000,000 (US$256,000 - 385,000). Courtesy Tiancheng International.  Centring on an oval ruby weighing 5.05 carats, flanked by heart-shaped rubies weighing 2.11 and 2.09 carats respectively, embellished to the basket with brilliant-cut diamonds weighing approximately 1.25 carats, mounted in 18 karat white gold. Ring size: 6¼ Accompanied by SSEF report numbered 83755, dated 25 January 2016, stating that the 5.059 carat ruby is... [Lire la suite]
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02 juin 2016

12.08 carats Burmese Cushion-shaped Red Spinel and Diamond Ring

Lot 206. 12.08 carats Burmese Cushion-shaped Red Spinel and Diamond Ring. Estimate:HK$1,100,000 - 1,500,000 (US$ 140,000 - 192,000). Courtesy Tiancheng International. Centring on a cushion-shaped red spinel weighing 12.08 carats, decorated with brilliant-cut diamonds extending to the shoulders, the diamonds together weighing approximately 5.65 carats, mounted in 18 karat white and yellow gold. Ring size: 6¾ Accompanied by Lotus premium report numbered 7286-0573, dated 3 March 2016, stating that the 12.08 carat spinel is natural,... [Lire la suite]
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02 juin 2016

An imperial famille verte coral-ground 'floral' bowl, Kangxi yuzhi mark and of the period

Lot 3327. An imperial famille verte coral-ground 'floral' bowl, Kangxi yuzhi mark in underglaze blue within a double square and of the period (1662-1722). Estimate HK$2,000,000 - HK$3,000,000 ($258,674 - $388,011). Price Realized HK$2,440,000 ($315,485).Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2016. The bowl is richly decorated to the exterior with blue and yellow peony blossoms encircling the foot, below a variety of exotic blooms enamelled in aubergine, blue, yellow, iron-red and two shades of green, all... [Lire la suite]
02 juin 2016

A rare large underglaze-blue ground green-enamelled 'dragon' dish, Kangxi mark and period

Lot 3236. A rare large underglaze-blue ground green-enamelled 'dragon' dish, Kangxi six-character mark in underglaze blue within a double circle and of the period (1662-1722). Estimate HK$2,000,000 - HK$3,000,000 ($258,674 - $388,011). Price Realized HK$2,440,000 ($315,485). Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2016. The thickly potted dish is finely enamelled in green with an ascending and a descending dragon pursuing flaming pearls amidst cloud scrolls against a blue ground, the cavetto and exterior similarly decorated... [Lire la suite]
02 juin 2016

Waldemarsudde, house of Prince Eugen of Sweden (1865-1947)

Per Hasselberg (1850-94), bronze bust of Prince Eugen of Sweden and Norway (1865-1947), sculpted in 1889. The prince acquired several works by the artist that are on display in his house Waldemarsudde. A bust of Prince Eugen of Sweden (1865-1947) flanked by a fine pair of French Empire vases in the entrance hall of the prince's wonderful house Waldemarsudde.  A corner of the salon in Prince Eugen of Sweden's house Waldemarsudde in Stockholm. A portrait of Prince Eugen's mother Queen Sophia of Sweden (née princess of... [Lire la suite]
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02 juin 2016

Jadeite and Diamond “Cats” Brooch

Lot 253. Jadeite and Diamond “Cats” Brooch. Estimate:HK$ 35,000 – 45,000 (US$ 4,500 – 5,800). Courtesy Tiancheng International Modelled as two cats, the brooch set with four highly translucent jadeite plaques of intense emerald green colour, decorated with brilliant-cut diamonds, mounted in 18 karat white gold. Jadeite plaques measuring approximately 16.64 x 7.70 x 1.79, 16.22 x 7.20 x 1.89, 9.14 x 5.58 x 1.95 and 8.63 x 5.44 x 1.57mm respectively. Accompanied by Hong Kong Jade & Stone Laboratory report numbered SJ130465,... [Lire la suite]
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02 juin 2016

259.33 carats Natural Kunzite, Gem-set and Diamond 'Fairyland' Pendent Necklace, Nisan

Lot 51. 259.33 carats Natural Kunzite, Gem-set and Diamond 'Fairyland' Pendent Necklace, Nisan. Estimate K$250,000 - 350,000 (US$32,000 - 45,000). Courtesy Tiancheng International The garland-style pendent necklace suspending a pear-shaped pink kunzite weighing 259.33 carats, decorated with floral and fauna scrollwork surrounds set with coloured sapphires and tsavorite garnets together weighing approximately 9.70 and 1.85 carats respectively, embellished with brilliant-cut diamonds together weighing approximately 3.40 carats,... [Lire la suite]
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02 juin 2016

Enamel, gem-set and diamond 'Nymph' brooch, Masriera; and pair of peridot and diamond earclips, Tiffany & Co

Lot 53. Enamel, gem-set and diamond 'Nymph' brooch, Masriera; and pair of peridot and diamond earclips, Tiffany & Co. Estimate K$58,000 - 98,000 (US$7,400 - 12,600). Courtesy Tiancheng International The brooch designed as a winged nymph, applied with pearlescent and plique-à-jour enamel, anchored by a cultured pearl measuring approximately 6.38 x 8.14mm, accented by cabochon sapphires and brilliant-cut diamonds, pendant fitting, signed, accompanied with an original signed box; the earclips each centring on a round peridot... [Lire la suite]
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02 juin 2016

Artcurial announces first sale of the year entirely dedicated to Asian Art

 PARIS.- On June 21st, Artcurial will hold its first sale of the year entirely dedicated to Asian Art. This event is eagerly awaited by international collectors and will have two distinct sections: one focussing on Chinese Art including a private Parisian collection of 20 white porcelain pieces from the 17th to the 19th century and a small sitting Buddha statue (estimation: 8 000 – 12 000 € / 8 800 – 13 200 $); the other focussing on Japanese art will be headed by a group of ivory sculptures showing two doves... [Lire la suite]
02 juin 2016

Very fine icy jadeite 'Laughing Buddha' and diamond pendant

Lot 274. Very fine icy jadeite 'Laughing Buddha' and diamond pendant. Estimate:HK$ 4,500,000 - 6,500,000 (US$ 577,000 - 833,300). Courtesy Tiancheng International. The jadeite of very fine translucency and soft green colour, suffused with intense emerald green streaks, carved as a 'laughing Buddha', surmounted by a brilliant-cut diamond-set hoop, completed by an adjustable black cord decorated with circular-cut rubies together weighing approximately 1.90 carats and brilliant-cut diamond-set rondelles, mounted in 18 karat white... [Lire la suite]
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