20 novembre 2018

An exceptionally large blue and white ‘sanduo’ hexagonal vase, Qianlong six-character seal mark and of the period

Lot 2910. An exceptionally large blue and white ‘sanduo’ hexagonal vase, Qianlong six-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-1795); 26 ¼ in. (66.7 cm.) high. Estimate: HK$6,000,000.00 - HK$8,000,000.00 (USD 769,050 - USD 1,025,400). Unsold.© Christie's Images Ltd 2018 The vase is painted on the facetted sides of the body in delicate shades of blue with sprays of pomegranate, peach and persimmon alternating with branches of peony, chrysanthemum and lotus, all emerging... [Lire la suite]

20 novembre 2018

An Important Diamond Ring

Lot 222. An Important 25.03 carats DF Type IIa Diamond Ring. Estimate 2,900,000 — 3,500,000 USD. Lot sold 3,495,000 USD. © Sotheby's. Set with an emerald-cut diamond weighing 25.03 carats, size 6½; illustrated unmounted. Accompanied by GIA report no. 6193449993 stating that the diamond is D color, Flawless, with Excellent Polish and Symmetry. Together with a letter from the GIA stating that the diamond has been determined to be Type IIa. Sotheby's. Magnificent Jewels, New York,... [Lire la suite]
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20 novembre 2018

A fine pair of blue and white saucer dishes, Yongzheng six-character marks within double circles and of the period (1723-1735)

Lot 2909. A fine pair of blue and white saucer dishes, Yongzheng six-character marks within double circles and of the period (1723-1735); 3 ¼ in. (8.3 cm.) diam. Estimate: HK$600,000.00 - HK$800,000.00 (USD 76,905 - USD 102,540). Price realised HKD 750,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2018 Each saucer is delicately decorated on the exterior with blossoming branches of peonies, prunus and camellia, box. Provenance: Sold at Sotheby’s Hong Kong, 18 May 1988, lot 173Sold at Sotheby’s Hong Kong, 29 October 1991,... [Lire la suite]
20 novembre 2018

An Impressive Diamond Ring, Harry Winston

Lot 57. An Impressive 51.52 carats F IF Diamond Ring, Harry Winston. Estimate 3,500,000 — 4,500,000 USD.  Lot sold ,975,000 USD. © Sotheby's. Set with a cushion-cut diamond weighing 51.52 carats, flanked by two shield-shaped diamonds,size 6, with maker's mark. Accompanied by GIA report no. 14770283 dated January 3, 2013 stating that the diamond is F color, Internally Flawless. Sotheby's. Magnificent Jewels, New York, 04 déc. 2018, 10:00 AM
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20 novembre 2018

An extremely rare and fine set of twelve blue and white ‘Month’ cups, Kangxi six-character marks in underglaze blue within doubl

                     Lot 2908. An extremely rare and fine set of twelve blue and white ‘Month’ cups, Kangxi six-character marks in underglaze blue within double circles and of the period (1662-1722); 2 7/16 in. (6.5 cm.) diam. each. Estimate On Request. Price realised HKD 36,100,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2018 Each cup is delicately potted to eggshell thinness, the exterior superbly painted in cobalt blue with emblematic... [Lire la suite]
20 novembre 2018

A highly important fancy vivid blue diamond ring

Lot 98. A highly important 10.62 carats fancy vivid blue diamond ring. Estimate 20,000,000 — 30,000,000 USD. © Sotheby's. Set with a pear-shaped Fancy Vivid blue diamond weighing 10.62 carats, accented by round diamonds, size 6½, with maker's mark for Daniel Sechaud. Accompanied by GIA report no. 12988260 stating that the diamond is Fancy Vivid Blue, Natural Color, VVS1 clarity. Sotheby's. Magnificent Jewels, New York, 04 déc. 2018, 10:00 AM
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20 novembre 2018

A rare Guan-type square vase, cong, Qianlong seal mark and of the period (1736-1795)

Lot 75. A rare Guan-type square vase, cong, Qianlong seal mark and of the period (1736-1795); 29.5cm (11 5/8in) high. Estimate: HK$600,000.00 - HK$800,000.00 (€ 67,000 - 89,000). © Bonhams. The sturdily potted vase rising from a short spreading and pierced foot, moulded in relief on each of the sides with the Eight Trigrams, bagua, arranged in horizontal registers of two columns, covered overall with an unctuous, widely-crackled Guan-type glaze stopping at the brown-dressed biscuit foot ring, the reverse with... [Lire la suite]
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20 novembre 2018

A very rare Imperial ruby-enamelled tea bowl, Yongzheng four-character mark and of the period (1723-1735)

Lot 74. A very rare Imperial ruby-enamelled tea bowl, Yongzheng four-character mark and of the period (1723-1735); 9.8cm (3 7/8in) diam. Estimate: HK$500,000.00 - HK$800,000.00 (€ 56,000 - 89,000). © Bonhams. Exquisitely and thinly potted with steep rounded sides rising to an elegantly everted rim supported on a short straight foot, the exterior covered overall with a lustrous enamel of vibrant ruby-pink tone, the underside inscribed with an underglaze blue four-character mark enclosed within a double square. ... [Lire la suite]
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20 novembre 2018

Coloured Diamond Ring

  Lot 1962. 30.18 carats VVS2 Fancy Intense Yellow Diamond Ring. Estimate: HK$6,400,000.00 - HK$9,500,000.00 (US$800,000-1,200,000). © Christie's Images Ltd Fancy intense yellow round-cornered rectangular modified brilliant-cut diamond of 30.18 carats, triangular-shaped diamonds, gold, ring size 7, mounting signed Winston GIA, 2018, report no. 10047630: 30.18 carats, Fancy Intense Yellow colour, VVS2 clarity. Christie's. Hong Kong Magnificent Jewels, Hong Kong, 27 november 2018
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20 novembre 2018

Attractive Coloured Diamond Ring

Lot 1959. Attractive 2.04 carats VS2 Fancy Intense Purplish Pink Diamond Ring. Estimate: HK$6,500,000.00 - HK$8,500,000.00 (US$800,000-1,100,000). © Christie's Images Ltd Fancy intense purplish pink rhomboid step-cut diamond of 2.04 carats, blue marquise-cut diamonds, circular-cut pink diamonds, platinum and gold, ring size 5¾ GIA, 2017, report no. 11691578: 2.04 carats, Fancy Intense Purplish Pink colour, VS2 clarityGIA, 2018, report no. 6193625994: a random sample of three blue stones have been tested,... [Lire la suite]
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