14 mars 2020

An impressive Iznik-style pottery vase, Ulisse Cantagalli, Florence, Italy, Late 19th century

Lot 10. An impressive Iznik-style pottery vase, Ulisse Cantagalli, Florence, Italy, Late 19th century; 23 ¾in. (60.4cm.) high. Estimate GBP 8,000 - GBP 12,000 (USD 10,240 - USD 15,360). © Christie's Images Ltd 2020. Of baluster form rising from short, slightly splayed foot to waisted neck with flaring mouth, two handles to the body, the decoration consisting of large composite flowerheads under intersecting saz leaves, a wide band of scrolling floral tendrils and swaying leaves above... [Lire la suite]

14 mars 2020

A Kashan turquoise glazed reticulated cockerel-head pottery ewer, Central Iran, First quarter 13th century

Lot 8. A Kashan turquoise glazed reticulated cockerel-head pottery ewer, Central Iran, First quarter 13th century; 13 3/8in. (34cm.) high. Estimate GBP 100,000 - GBP 150,000 (USD 128,000 - USD 192,000). © Christie's Images Ltd 2020. With spherical body and tubular neck, the mouth in the form of a cockerel's head with flaring comb, the handle in the form of a rising tapering curving tail, the inner body plain, the outer skin pierced with interlaced arabesques around seated figures with... [Lire la suite]
14 mars 2020

A Kashan moulded cobalt-blue, black and white jug, Central Iran, Early 13th century

Lot 4. A Kashan moulded cobalt-blue, black and white jug, Central Iran, Early 13th century; 6 7/8in. (17.5cm.) high. Estimate GBP 50,000 - GBP 70,000 (USD 64,000 - USD 89,600). © Christie's Images Ltd 2020. The spherical body moulded with a lattice of arabesques highlighted in blue and black, a band of reserved naskh inscription engraved on black around the rim, the handle and foot each with a band of similar inscription on light blue, the underside with a radiating quatrefoil... [Lire la suite]
14 mars 2020

A large moulded cobalt-blue ewer, Kashan, Central Iran, circa 1200

Lot 3. A large moulded cobalt-blue ewer, Kashan, Central Iran, circa 1200; 12 ¼in. (31cm.) high. Estimate GBP 20,000 - GBP 30,000 (USD 25,600 - USD 38,400). © Christie's Images Ltd 2020. The cylindrical body decorated with scrolling vine around a band of dancing figures with linked arms, the flat shoulder with traces of animals in chase, the neck and mouth with floral motifs, some areas of restoration. The Collection of the Late Dr. Mohammed Said Farsi. Note: The body of this ewer... [Lire la suite]
14 mars 2020

A Kashan moulded turquoise mihrab tile, Central Iran, circa 1200

Lot 2. A Kashan moulded turquoise mihrab tile, Central Iran, circa 1200;13 1/8 x 8 3/8in. (33.3 x 21.2cm). Estimate GBP 20,000 - GBP 30,000 (USD 25,600 - USD 38,400). © Christie's Images Ltd 2020.  The central panel with lower arch supporting a mosque lamp on scrolling vine ground with kufic inscription, above this an arch formed of muqarnas filled with scrolling arabesques, the borders with kufic inscription within scrolling vine, minor chips to the edges, otherwise intact. ... [Lire la suite]
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14 mars 2020

'Tulip Mania' by Jan Brueghel II to be offered at Dorotheum's Old Master Sale on 28 April 2020

Jan Brueghel II (1601 - 1678), Allegory of Tulip Mania, oil on panel, 25.5 x 25.5 cm, estimate € 250,000 - 350,000. © Dorotheum  VIENNA.- The Dorotheum’s spring Auction Week will take place at the end of April and will include auctions of Old Master Paintings, 19th-century Paintings, Furniture, Works of Art and Jewellery.A painting entitled ‘An Allegory of Tulip Mania’ is one of the highlights of the Old Master Paintings sale on 28th April, along with works by Pieter Coecke van Aelst, Jusepe de Ribera, Massimo... [Lire la suite]
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14 mars 2020

Vase, Corée, 19° siècle

Lot 218. Vase, Corée, 19° siècle. Grès à couverte bleu-pâle H. 16,5 cm. Estimation: €550 - €700. Sold: 500 €. © Cornette de Saint-Cyr.  Cornette de Saint-Cyr. ART PRÉCOLOMBIEN - ART D'ASIE. 6 juin 2020 14:30
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14 mars 2020

Coupe à décor incisé de pivoine, Corée, ca 15° siècle

Lot 217. Coupe à décor incisé de pivoine, Corée, ca 15° siècle. Grès à couverte céladon. D. 16,7 cm. Estimation: €500 - €800. Sold: 700 €. © Cornette de Saint-Cyr.  Cornette de Saint-Cyr. ART PRÉCOLOMBIEN - ART D'ASIE. 6 juin 2020 14:30
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14 mars 2020

Bol à décors multiples, Corée, époque Koryô, 13° siècle

Lot 216. Bol à décors multiples, Corée, époque Koryô, 13° siècle. Grès à décor incrusté. D. 19,4 cm. Estimation: €5,000 - €6,000. Sold: 4 400 €. © Cornette de Saint-Cyr.  On notera le beau décor incrusté sous couverte céladon, chrysanthèmes et nuages à l’intérieur, et pétales de lotus et volutes sur la face externe. Provenance : Bonhams San Francisco. Oct. 2018, Lot 9040. Cornette de Saint-Cyr. ART PRÉCOLOMBIEN - ART D'ASIE. 6 juin 2020 14:30
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14 mars 2020

Bol à bords évasés, Corée, époque Koryô, 13°-14° siècle

Lot 215. Bol à bords évasés, Corée, époque Koryô, 13°-14° siècle. Grès à couverte céladon craquelée. D. 16,7 cm. Estimation: €800 - €1,200. Sold: 650 €. © Cornette de Saint-Cyr.  Provenance : Ancienne collection YCB, France, années 1970-1980. Cornette de Saint-Cyr. ART PRÉCOLOMBIEN - ART D'ASIE. 6 juin 2020 14:30
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