11 mai 2019

Balthus (1908-2001), Thérèse sur une banquette, 1939

Lot 8 A. Balthus (1908-2001), Thérèse sur une banquette, signed and dated 'Balthus 1939' (lower left), oil on board, 28 5/8 x 36 ¼ in. (72.7 x 91.9 cm.) Painted in 1939. Estimate USD 12,000,000 - USD 18,000,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2019.  Provenance: Frank Perls, Beverly Hills (acquired from the artist, 1962). Acquired from the above by the late owners, April 1962. Literature: J. Leymarie, Balthus, New York, 1982, p. 130 (illustrated; titled Thérèse Lying on a... [Lire la suite]
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11 mai 2019

A Junyao lavender-glazed saucer-dish, Northern Song Dynasty (960-1127)

Lot 21. A Junyao lavender-glazed saucer-dish, Northern Song Dynasty (960-1127); 16.2cm (6 2/8in) diam. Estimate £ 2,500 - 3,500 (€ 2,900 - 4,100). © Bonhams 2001-2019. Potted with shallow rounded sides supported on a short foot, covered overall with a lavender-blue glaze, thinning to a buff tone at the rim and stopping short of the foot to reveal the brown body.  Provenance: Roger Keverne Ltd., Winter Exhibition 2001, London, no.43A distinguished English private collection. Bonhams.... [Lire la suite]
11 mai 2019

A pair of Junyao glazed dishes, 12th-13th century

Lot 20. A pair of Junyao glazed dishes, 12th-13th century. Each 17cm (6 3/4in) diam. Estimate £ 3,000 - 5,000 (€ 3,500 - 5,800). © Bonhams 2001-2019. Each elegantly potted with shallow sides supported on a carefully-cut foot, applied overall with a greyish-blue glaze thinning to a mushroom tone at the rim.  Provenance: Sydney L. Moss Ltd., London, purchased on 3 January 1957A distinguished English private collection and thence by descent. Bonhams. Fine Chinese Art, London, 16 May 2019
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11 mai 2019

Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841-1919) La Seine à Argenteuil, 1888

Lot 27 A. Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841-1919) La Seine à Argenteuil, signed and dated 'Renoir 88' (lower left) oil on canvas 21 ½ x 25 ¾ in. (54 x 65 cm.) Painted in 1888. Estimate USD 3,000,000 - USD 5,000,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2019. Provenance: Galerie Durand-Ruel et Cie., Paris (acquired from the artist, 30 January 1892).Durand-Ruel Galleries, New York (acquired from the above, by March 1892).Sam Salz, New York (acquired from the above, 11 November 1943).Carroll Carstairs Gallery, New York. M.... [Lire la suite]
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11 mai 2019

Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841-1919) Le pêcheur à la ligne, 1874

Lot 38 A. Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841-1919), Le pêcheur à la ligne, signed 'Renoir.' (lower right) oil on canvas 21 ¼ x 25 5/8 in. (54.1 x 65.2 cm.) Painted in 1874. Estimate USD 8,000,000 - USD 12,000,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2019. Provenance: The artist; sale, Maître C. Pillet, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 24 March 1875, lot 48. Georges Charpentier, Paris (acquired at the above sale); Estate sale, Maître P. Chevalier, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 11 April 1907, lot 22.Raymond Elois Tournon, Paris (acquired... [Lire la suite]
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11 mai 2019

A Junyao purple-splashed tripod incense burner, Yuan Dynasty (1279-1368)

Lot 19. A Junyao purple-splashed tripod incense burner, Yuan Dynasty (1279-1368); 11cm (4 3/8in) high. Estimate £ 4,000 - 6,000 (€ 4,600 - 7,000). © Bonhams 2001-2019. The compressed globular body rising from three short curving legs to a constricted neck and a flat everted mouth, flanked by high rectangular handles each enclosing a stylised chilong, applied with a milky-blue glaze dotted with purple splashes, paling to a light-brown tone at the rim and stopping short of the legs.  ... [Lire la suite]
11 mai 2019

A Junyao purple-splashed tripod incense burner, Yuan Dynasty (1279-1368)

  Lot 18. A Junyao purple-splashed tripod incense burner, Yuan Dynasty (1279-1368); 10.9cm (4 2/8in) high. Estimate £ 6,000 - 8,000 (€ 7,000 - 9,300). © Bonhams 2001-2019. The compressed globular body raised on three short legs, the short neck culminating in a wide angled galleried rim, covered overall with a lavender glaze and irregular purple splashes, the feet left unglazed to reveal a buff-coloured stoneware body.  Provenance: a distinguished English private collection. Bonhams. Fine... [Lire la suite]
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11 mai 2019

Claude Monet (1840-1926) Le pont japonais, circa 1918-1924

Lot 36. Claude Monet (1840-1926) Le pont japonais, stamped with signature 'Claude Monet' (Lugt 1819b; lower right); stamped again with signature 'Claude Monet' (Lugt 1819b; on the reverse), oil on canvas, 28 ¾ x 39 ½ in. (73 x 100.3 cm.) Painted in Giverny, circa 1918-1924. Estimate USD 12,000,000 - USD 18,000,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2019. Provenance: Estate of the artist. Michel Monet, Sorel-Moussel (by descent from the above).Galerie Katia Granoff, Paris (acquired from the above).Acquired... [Lire la suite]
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