07 janvier 2021

A Qingbai 'mythical beast' ewer, daohuanghu, Southern Song - Yuan dynasty (1127-1368)

Lot 1065. A Qingbai 'mythical beast' ewer, daohuanghu, Southern Song - Yuan dynasty (1127-1368); w. 15.5 cm. Estimate: 50,000 - 70,000 HKD. Lot sold: 81,900 HKD. Photo: Sotheby's. Provenance: The Feng Wen Tang Collection. Bonhams Hong Kong, 9th October 2014, lot 204.  The result of C-Link Research & Development Ltd. thermoluminescence test no.5524ZB44 is consistent with the dating of this lot. Sotheby's. Chinese Art Including Property from the Collection of Cheng Huan, Hong... [Lire la suite]

07 janvier 2021

A Longquan celadon 'Eight Immortals' jar, Yuan dynasty (1279-1368)

Lot 1064. A Longquan celadon 'Eight Immortals' jar, Yuan dynasty (1279-1368); h. 23.2 cm. Estimate: 40,000 - 60,000 HKD. Lot sold: 52,920 HKD. Photo: Sotheby's. Provenance: Ikeda Gallery, Tokyo, 2012. Sotheby's. Chinese Art Including Property from the Collection of Cheng Huan, Hong Kong, 18 December 2020
07 janvier 2021

A group of twenty-three agate beads, 1st millenium BC or later

Lot 26. A group of twenty-three agate beads, 1st millenium BC or later; Each approx. ¾ in. (1.9 cm.) diam., cloth box. Estimate USD 1,500 - USD 2,500. Price Realised USD 3,750. © Christie's Images Ltd 2020 The spherical beads are mostly of reddish-orange color, one is of caramel-brown with a patch of grey mottling.Please note this lot is the property of a private individual. Provenance: The Irving Collection, New York, by 1987. Christie's. Art of China. Including Property from the... [Lire la suite]
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07 janvier 2021

Eleven agate beads, 1st millenium BC or later

Lot 25. Eleven agate beads, 1st millenium BC or later; The largest, 11⁄8 in. (2.9 cm.) diam., cloth box. Estimate USD 1,000 - USD 1,500. Price Realised USD 4,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2020 The spherical beads are of different sizes and various colors, including reddish-brown, caramel, and greyish-brown.Please note this lot is the property of a private individual. Provenance: The Irving Collection, New York, by 1987. Christie's. Art of China. Including Property from the Irving... [Lire la suite]
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07 janvier 2021

A bronze 'Lion' plaque, Yuan-Ming dynasty (1279-1644)

Lot 1063. Two bronze mirrors and a pair of bronze 'fish' plaques, Yuan dynasty (1279-1368); 33 by 29.5 cm. Estimate: 10,000 - 15,000 HKD. Lot sold: 151,200 HKD. Photo: Sotheby's. Sotheby's. Chinese Art Including Property from the Collection of Cheng Huan, Hong Kong, 18 December 2020
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07 janvier 2021

Two bronze mirrors and a pair of bronze 'fish' plaques, Yuan dynasty (1279-1368)

  Lot 1062. Two bronze mirrors and a pair of bronze 'fish' plaques, Yuan dynasty (1279-1368); the largest 12.5 cm. Estimate: 10,000 - 15,000 HKD. Lot sold: 16,380 HKD. Photo: Sotheby's. Sotheby's. Chinese Art Including Property from the Collection of Cheng Huan, Hong Kong, 18 December 2020
07 janvier 2021

Five agate rings, Warring States period (475-221 BC)

Lot 21. Five agate rings, Warring States period (475-221 BC); The largest, 21⁄4 in. (5.5 cm.). Estimate USD 2,000 - USD 3,000. Price Realised USD 1,250. © Christie's Images Ltd 2020 Of various tones, each ring tapers to the outer edge and some have beveled inner edges.Please note this lot is the property of a private individual. Provenance: The Irving Collection, New York, by 1987. Christie's. Art of China. Including Property from the Irving Collection. 18 Nov - 9 Dec 2020
07 janvier 2021

Nine agate rings, Warring States period (475-221 BC)

Lot 20. Nine agate rings, Warring States period (475-221 BC); The largest, 21⁄2 in. (6.2 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 4,000 - USD 6,000. Price Realised USD 2,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2020 Of various tones, each ring tapers to the outer edge and has beveled inner edges.Please note this lot is the property of a private individual. Provenance: The Irving Collection, New York, by 1987. Christie's. Art of China. Including Property from the Irving Collection. 18 Nov - 9 Dec... [Lire la suite]