30 mai 2019

Zao Wou-Ki (1921 - 2013), 3.12.67

Lot 20. Zao Wou-Ki (1921 - 2013), 3.12.67, signed, signed in Chinese; signed, dated 3.12.67 and inscribed on the reverse, oil on canvas, 59,5 x 81 cm; 23 7/16 x 31 11/16 in. Executed in 1967. Estimate €750,000 - €1,000,000. Courtesy Sotheby's. The authenticity of this work has been confirmed by the Fondation Zao Wou-Ki. The work will be included in the forthcoming Catalogue Raisonné currently being prepared by Françoise Marquet and Yann Hendgen. It is accompanied by a... [Lire la suite]
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30 mai 2019

Zao Wou-Ki (1921 - 2013), 10.03.92

Lot 17. Zao Wou-Ki (1921 - 2013), 10.03.92, signed and signed in Chinese; signed and dated 10.3.92 on the reverse, oil on canvas, 96,5 x 130 cm; 38 x 51 3/16 in. Executed in 1992. Estimate €1,000,000 - €1,500,000. Courtesy Sotheby's. The authenticity of this work has been confirmed by the Fondation Zao Wou-Ki. The work will be included in the forthcoming Catalogue Raisonné currently being prepared by Françoise Marquet and Yann Hendgen. It is accompanied by a certificate... [Lire la suite]
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30 mai 2019

Zao Wou-Ki (1921 - 2013), Temps Calme

Lot 4. Zao Wou-Ki (1921 - 2013), Temps Calme, signed, signed in Chinese and dated 57; signed and titled on the reverse, oil on canvas, 54 x 65 cm; 21  1/4  x 25  9/16  in. Executed in 1957. Estimate €1,500,000 - €2,000,000. Courtesy Sotheby's. The authenticity of this work has been confirmed by the Fondation Zao Wou-Ki. The work will be included in the forthcoming Catalogue Raisonné currently being prepared by Françoise Marquet and Yann Hendgen. It is... [Lire la suite]
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30 mai 2019

Pierre Soulages (b. 1919), Peinture 202x143 cm, 17 juin 2008

Lot 16. Pierre Soulages  (b. 1919), Peinture 202x143 cm, 17 juin 2008, signed, titled and dated on the reverse, acrylic on canvas, 202 x 143 cm; 79 1/2 x 56 5/16 in. Executed in 2008. Estimate €900,000 — €1,200,000. Courtesy Sotheby's. Provenance: Galerie Karsten Greve, Saint-Moritz  Acquired from the above by the present owner in 2008. Literature: Pierre Encrevé, Soulages, l'oeuvre complet Peintures IV. 1997-2013,  Paris, 2015, p. 271,... [Lire la suite]
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30 mai 2019

Pierre Soulages (b. 1919), Peinture 130 x 89 cm, 2 mars 1961

Lot 5. Pierre Soulages  (b. 1919), Peinture 130 x 89 cm, 2 mars 1961, oil on canvas, 130 x 89 cm ; 51 3/16 x 35 in. Executed in 1961. Estimate €1,800,000 - €2,500,000. Courtesy Sotheby's. Provenance: Kootz Gallery, New York (acquired in 1961) Private Collection Christie's, New York, Manson & Woods, 1 November 1984 Private Collection Gimpel and Weitzenhoffer Gallery, New York Sotheby's, London, Contemporary Art, 2 July 1987, lot... [Lire la suite]
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30 mai 2019

Sapphire and diamond necklace, Cartier

Lot 134. A 43.60 carats "Royal Blue" Sri Lankan sapphire and diamond necklace, Cartier. Estimate: HK$3,500,000 - 5,500,000 (US$450,000 - 705,000). Sold for HK$4,560,000. © Tiancheng International. The articulated necklace to the front set with a heart-shaped sapphire weighing 43.60 carats, decorated with pear-shaped and brilliant-cut diamonds together weighing approximately 56.70 carats, mounted in 18 karat white gold, signed and numbered 610 023, length approximately 420mm. Accompanied by... [Lire la suite]

30 mai 2019

Important sapphire ring

Lot 208. Important octagonal Kashmir sapphire weighing 12.07 carats and sapphire ring. Estimate: HK$5,800,000 - 8,800,000 (US$745,000 - 1,130,000). Sold for HK$6,960,000. © Tiancheng International. Centring on an octagonal sapphire weighing 12.07 carats, flanked by two cushion-shaped sapphires weighing 2.82 and 2.34 carats respectively, mounted in platinum. Ring size: 6¼. Accompanied by AGL report numbered 8088668/1-3, dated 20 February 2019, stating that the 17.23 carat sapphires are natural, Blue... [Lire la suite]
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30 mai 2019

A fine Yixing peach-form brush washer, Republic period (1911-1949)

Lot 2945. A fine Yixing peach-form brush washer, Republic period (1911-1949); 3 7/8 in. (9.9 cm.) wide. Estimate HKD 150,000 - HKD 250,000. Price realised HKD 275,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2019.  The washer is potted as half a peach supported on a finely modelled seeded lotus pod, a chestnut and a baby aubergine. Lying in the interior is a melon seed and a half-walnut. The base is incised with eight characters, yaochi jieshi, liaodian baogong, a poetic inscription followed by the... [Lire la suite]
30 mai 2019

A Cizhou sgraffito 'Deer' pillow, Northern Song dynasty, 11th-12th century

Lot 2910. A Cizhou sgraffito 'Deer' pillow, Northern Song dynasty, 11th-12th century; 12 in. (32 cm.) wide. Estimate HKD 150,000 - HKD 250,000. Price realised HKD 187,500. © Christie's Image Ltd 2019. The canted, cloud-shaped top of the pillow is supported on a tall, waisted foot. The upper surface is crisply carved through white slip to depict a shaped panel enclosing a spotted deer amongst plants, surrounded by a segmented panel of conforming shape decorated with three flower scrolls and a leafy scroll, all... [Lire la suite]
30 mai 2019

A Yaozhou carved celadon tripod censer, Northern Song-Jin dynasty, 12th-13th century

Lot 2912. A Yaozhou carved celadon tripod censer, Northern Song-Jin dynasty, 12th-13th century; 4 3/8 in. (11 cm.) diam. Estimate HKD 200,000 - HKD 300,000. Price realised HKD 250,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2019. The small censer is modelled with a flat rim supported on a waisted neck carved with a cross-hatched pattern. The compressed body is freely carved with elegant foliage scrolls, all supported on three cabriole feet emanating from beast heads. The exterior and underside are covered in an olive green... [Lire la suite]