11 septembre 2016

A rare zitan and huamu rectangular recessed-leg table, changfang’an, 18th century

Lot 1143. A rare zitan and huamu rectangular recessed-leg table, changfang’an, 18th century. Estimate USD 300,000 - USD 400,000. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2016 The top has an attractively figured burl wood (huamu) panel with rounded corners set within a conforming frame above crisply drawn aprons with finely beaded edges that continue into the archaistic scroll of the ‘cloud’-shaped apron-head spandrels that flank the tops of the tall, slender legs of round section that are joined by pairs of beaded transverse... [Lire la suite]

11 septembre 2016

A carved amber snuff bottle, 1750-1850

Lot 437. A carved amber snuff bottle, 1750-1850. Estimate USD 2,400 - USD 3,400. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2016 The naturalistic pebble-form bottle is of deep orange tone and is carved with a scene of boys at play, one carrying a blossoming lotus branch and the others dancing amid trees. 2 ¼ in. (5.6 cm.) high, glass stopper Provenance: Gerd Lester Collection; Sotheby's New York, 17 September 1996, lot 182.Vanessa F. Holden Collection, New York.Ruth and Carl Barron Collection, Belmont, Massachusetts,... [Lire la suite]
11 septembre 2016

A carved amber snuff bottle, 1760-1860

Lot 581. A carved amber snuff bottle, 1760-1860. Estimate USD 4,000 - USD 6,000. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2016 The bottle is carved in the form of a recumbent water buffalo with the legs tucked beneath the body. A small boy climbs on the buffalo's back, with one hand grasping a horn and the other resting on the buffalo's side. 2 5/8 in. (6.6 cm.) long, glass stopper Provenance: Asian Art Studio, Los Angeles, California, 2012.Ruth and Carl Barron Collection, Belmont, Massachusetts, no. 5387. ... [Lire la suite]
11 septembre 2016

Hua Yan (1682 – 1756), Lady

Lot 16. Hua Yan (1682 – 1756), Lady. Estimate USD 25,000 - USD 35,000. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2016 Scroll, mounted for framing, ink and color on silk, 17 1/8 x 11 5/8 in. (43.7 x 29.7 cm.). With one seal of the artist Christie's. Fine Chinese Paintings, 13 September 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza Note: Hua Yan (1682 – 1756) simplified Chinese: 华嵒; traditional Chinese: 華嵒; pinyin: Huà Yán; Wade–Giles: Hua Yen; courtesy name Qiu Yue (秋岳), sobriquets Xinluo Shan Ren (新罗山人), Dong... [Lire la suite]
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11 septembre 2016

Anonymous, Qing dynasty, Portrait of Wang Yangming (1472-1529)

Lot 10. Anonymous, Qing dynasty, Portrait of Wang Yangming (1472-1529). Estimate USD 5,000 - USD 9,000. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2016 Scroll, mounted for framing, ink and color on silk, 11 ¼ x 9 5/8 in. (28.8 x 24.4 cm.). Inscribed on the mounting Christie's. Fine Chinese Paintings, 13 September 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza Note: Wang Yangming (31 October 1472 – 9 January 1529), courtesy name Bo'an, was a Chinese idealist Neo-Confucian philosopher, official, educationist,... [Lire la suite]
11 septembre 2016

A Chinese 'Henan' russet splashed twin handle jar, Jin dynasty (1115–1234)

Lot 426. A Chinese 'Henan' russet splashed twin handle jar, Jin dynasty (1115–1234). Estimate $2,000-3,000. Photo Freeman's. of globular form with a pair of small strap handles on neck, covered by black and iron-red glazes. H: 5 in., 12.7 cm ; D: 6 in., 15.2 cm  Provenance: Property from the S. Jung collection, Wilmington, Delaware Acquired from Dragon House Antiques, San Francisco  Freeman's. Asian Arts, Sat, Sep 10 2016 10:00 AM

11 septembre 2016

A Chinese 'Henan' splashed blackware bowl, Jin dynasty (1115–1234)

Lot 427. A Chinese 'Henan' splashed blackware bowl, Jin dynasty (1115–1234). Estimate $4,000-6,000. Photo Freeman's. covered overall in a black glaze and decorated to the interior with five russet splashes. H: 6 1/2 in., 16.5 cm Provenance: Property from the S. Jung collection, Wilmington, Delaware Acquired from Dragon House Antiques, San Francisco  Freeman's. Asian Arts, Sat, Sep 10 2016 10:00 AM
11 septembre 2016

Masterworks of Indian, Himalayan and Southeast Asian works of art offered as part of Asian Art Week

A rare and monumental gray schist figure of a Bodhisattva (estimate: $600,000 - 800,000. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd 2016. NEW YORK, NY.- As part of Asian Art Week, Christie’s New York salerooms will host a wealth of masterworks from the Indian subcontinent with the Indian, Himalayan and Southeast Asian Works of Art sale on 13 September and the South Asian Modern + Contemporary Art sale on 14 September 2016. The auctions will present historic sculptures, bronzes and court paintings alongside art by established... [Lire la suite]
10 septembre 2016

Chiale Fine Art à la Biennale des Antiquaires 2016

André Derain (Chatou 10/06/1880 - Garches, 8/09/1954), Still life with fishes, Paris, 1940-45. Olio su tela - 46x55cm. Provenance Gallery D’eendt, Will Hoogstraate, Amsterdam, no. 37, André Derain ‘Still life of fish’ - 1912 - 46x55; David W. Huges, ‘Still life of fish, 1912’, André Derain, London, U.K.; modern art gallery l’Approdo, signed no. 1201, Turin, Italy; Arturo Bottello collection, Italia; private collection, Turin, Italy © Chiale Fine Art Edicola, Castilla y Leon, 1300-1310. Wooden walnut carved and... [Lire la suite]
10 septembre 2016

A Chinese 'Cizhou' sgraffiato black glazed vase, yuhuchun, Jin-Yuan Dynasty

Lot 431. A Chinese 'Cizhou' sgraffiato black glazed vase, yuhuchun, Jin-Yuan Dynasty. Estimate $1,500-2,500. Photo Freemans. pear-shaded body with a short foot and a trumpet neck, covered overall in a rich dark-chocolate glaze with leafy scroll bands, the base unglazed. H: 11 in., 28 cm Provenance: Property from the S. Jung collection, Wilmington, Delaware Acquired from Y.K. Ma, Hong Kong Freeman's. Asian Arts, Sat, Sep 10 2016 10:00 AM