30 juillet 2018

A Rare and Important Bronze Figure of a Seated Yogi, Possibly Padampa Sangye, Tibet, 11th-12th century

Lot 8. A Rare and Important Bronze Figure of a Seated Yogi, Possibly Padampa Sangye Tibet, 11th-12th century; 13 ½ in. (34.2 cm.) high. Estimate USD 1,000,000 - USD 1,500,000. Price realised USD 4,869,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2015. Seated in padmasana, hands resting in dhyanamudra, the Indian mystic sits with a slightly turned head covered in thick tufts of hair, his face with wide-open eyes, rounded nose, and slightly parted lips, his nude fleshy body with a rich patina. ... [Lire la suite]

30 juillet 2018

An Important Stone Head of Buddha, Indonesia, Central Java, 9th Century

Lot 23. An Important Stone Head of Buddha, Indonesia, Central Java, 9th Century; 15 ¾ in. (39.9 cm.) high. Estimate USD 200,000 - USD 300,000. Price realised USD 509,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2015. Finely carved with bow-shaped mouth and downcast eyes centered by a raised urna, flanked by pendulous pierced earlobes, the hair in snail-shell curls over the conicalushnisha. Provenance: With Aaron Vecht, Amsterdam, 1932.Private Collection, New York, 1939-1960s.Collection of Robert H.... [Lire la suite]
30 juillet 2018

Giovanni Battista Ruoppolo, Watermelon, Melon, Grapes, Apples, Pomegranates, Peaches, Figs and Quinces in a landscape

Lot 54. Giovanni Battista Ruoppolo (Milan 1616 - 1681 Bologna), Watermelon, Melon, Grapes, Apples, Pomegranates, Peaches, Figs and Quinces in a landscape, oil on canvas, 50 by 63 in.; 127 by 160 cm. Estimate 40,000–60,000 USD. Lot sold 16,250 USD. Courtesy Sotheby's. Provenance: With Gustavo Rol, Turin.  Exhibited: Turin, Fondazione Accorsi, L'incantesimo dei sensi: una collezione di nature morte del Seicento per il Museo Accorsi, 30 November 2005 - 1 May 2006, no. 5 (as attributed... [Lire la suite]
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30 juillet 2018

Attributed to Tommaso Salini, called Mao, Still Life with Vegetables, Fish, Clams, and a Basket of Citrus Fruit, on a stone ledg

Lot 53. Attributed to Tommaso Salini, called Mao (Rome circa 1575 - 1625), Still Life with Vegetables, Fish, Clams, and a Basket of Citrus Fruit, on a stone ledge, oil on canvas, 38 5/8  by  53 3/8  in.; 98.1 by 135.5 cm. Estimate 50,000–70,000 USD. Lot sold 112,500 USD. Courtesy Sotheby's. Provenance: With Duse Antiquariato, Brescia.  Exhibited: Turin, Fondazione Accorsi, L'incantesimo dei sensi: una collezione di nature morte del Seicento per il Museo Accorsi,... [Lire la suite]
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30 juillet 2018

Pietro Paolo Bonzi, called Gobbo dei Frutti or Gobbo dei Carracci, Still Life With Grapes, Peaches, Pomegranates, Apples, Melon,

Lot 50. Pietro Paolo Bonzi, called Gobbo dei Frutti or Gobbo dei Carracci (Cortona about 1576 - 1636 Rome, Still Life With Grapes, Peaches, Pomegranates, Apples, Melon and Figs, all on a marble ledge,oil on canvas, 39 3/8 by 51 5/8 in.; 100 by 131 cm. Estimate 100,000–150,000 USD. Lot sold 118,750 USD. Courtesy Sotheby's. Provenance: Falanga collection, Milan; With Paolo Sapori, Spoleto.  Exhibited: Pontedera, Center for the art Otello Cirri, Light and shadow: Caravaggism and... [Lire la suite]
30 juillet 2018

Neapolitan School, first half of the 17th century, attributed to Giacomo Recco, Still Life of Flowers in a Carafe, a Copper Basi

Lot 38. Neapolitan School, first half of the 17th century, attributed to Giacomo Recco, Still Life of Flowers in a Carafe, a Copper Basin with Glasses and Carafe, Fruit, Taralli and a Glass Bottle, oil on canvas, 39 3/4  by 51 1/8  in.; 101 by 130 cm. Estimate 80,000 — 120,000 USD. Lot sold 162,500 USD. Courtesy Sotheby's. Exhibited: Turin, Fondazione Accorsi, L'incantesimo dei sensi: una collezione di nature morte del Seicento per il Museo Accorsi, 30 November 2005 - 1... [Lire la suite]

30 juillet 2018

Agostino Verrocchio, Fruit on a stone ledge

Lot 58. Agostino Verrocchio (ROME 1586 - 1659), Fruit on a stone ledge, oil on canvas, 38 1/8  by 51 1/2  in.; 97 by 131 cm. Estimate 70,000 — 100,000 USD. Lot sold 40,000 USD. Courtesy Sotheby's. Provenance: With Paolo Sapori, Spoleto. Exhibited: Turin, Fondazione Accorsi, L'incantesimo dei sensi: una collezione di nature morte del Seicento per il Museo Accorsi, 30 November 2005 - 1 May 2006, no. 9. Literature: L. Salerno, La Natura Morta italiana, 1560-1805, Rome... [Lire la suite]
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30 juillet 2018

Panfilo Nuvolone, Still Life with a Raised Stand, Peaches, Figs, and a Pumpkin, all on a marble ledge

Lot 59. Panfilo Nuvolone (Cremona 1581 - 1651 Milan), Still Life with a Raised Stand, Peaches, Figs, and a Pumpkin, all on a marble ledge,oil on canvas, 19 7/8  by 19 1/8  in.; 50.5  by 48.5 cm. Estimate 80,000 — 120,000 USD. Lot sold 447,000 USD. Courtesy Sotheby's. Provenance: With Silvano Lodi, Campione d'Italia;Anonymous sale, Milan, Porro & C., 12 October 2004, lot 206. Exhibited: New York, National Academy of Design; Tulsa, Philbrook Art Center; Dayton, Dayton Art... [Lire la suite]
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30 juillet 2018

A rare ‘Pine and Rabbit’ rhinoceros horn libation cup, 17th century

Lot 3781. A rare ‘Pine and Rabbit’ rhinoceros horn libation cup, 17th century; width 15.5 cm., 6 1/8  in. Estimate 2,500,000 — 3,000,000 HKD. Lot Sold 3,160,000 HKD (322,271 EUR). Photo: Sotheby’s. carved in high relief and openwork with two gnarled pine trees with branches wrapped around the sides, depicted with a hare crouched beneath a full moon and wispy clouds overhead, the interior mouth carved with branches overhanging the lip, the horn of rich chestnut... [Lire la suite]
30 juillet 2018

A blue and white tiered box and cover, Ming dynasty, Chenghua period (1464-1487)

Lot 3699. A blue and white tiered box and cover, Ming dynasty, Chenghua period (1464-1487); 15 cm., 5 7/8  in. Estimate 600,000 — 800,000 HKD. Lot Sold 750,000 (76,488 EUR). Photo Sotheby’s well potted and of circular section, the box comprising three separate trays and a cover of slightly domed form, the sides of the tiers bordered in various tones of cobalt-blue with a continuous lotus scroll issuing large lotus blooms and small curling leaves, the domed cover with two young... [Lire la suite]