22 août 2021

Top 8 of Chinese Gold from the Hsiao Family collection soldat Bonhams Sydney, 8 August 2021

Lot 33. A gold repoussé figure of a Buddha, Ming dynasty, dated according to inscription, "the 22nd year of the Wanli reign (1594)"; with box, 5.3cm long, 7.7g, 17ct. Sold for AU$ 73,800 (€ 45,074). © Bonhams 2001-2021 The Hsiao Family collection. Provenance: J. J. Lally & Co., New York, 17 July 2000, no. 1050 (label and receipt) Note: According to the inscription, this statue was commissioned by the second son of the king of the Shanyin state, Zhu Chongliao, and his family during the 22nd year of the... [Lire la suite]

22 août 2021

A gilt-bronze 'Buddha and Apsara' mandorla and a gilt-silver 'Kalavinka' plaque, Sui-Tang dynasty (581-907)

Lot 1047. A gilt-bronze 'Buddha and Apsara' mandorla and a gilt-silver 'Kalavinka' plaque, Sui-Tang dynasty (581-907); 13.7 and 17 cm. Estimate: 20,000 - 30,000 HKD. Lot sold: 27,720 HKD. (C) 2021 Sotheby's the mandorla cast and decorated with three seated Buddhas and two flying Apsaras. Sotheby's. Chinese Art Online, including Song Ceramics from the Kai-Yin Lo Collection, Hong Kong, 26 August 2021
22 août 2021

A white-glazed bottle vase, Tang dynasty

Lot 1044. A white-glazed bottle vase, Tang dynasty (618-907); h. 23.2 cm, Japanese wood box. Estimate: 10,000 - 15,000 HKD. Lot sold: 88,200 HKD. (C) 2021 Sotheby's Provenance: An old Japanese collection, 1990s. Sotheby's. Chinese Art Online, including Song Ceramics from the Kai-Yin Lo Collection, Hong Kong, 26 August 2021
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22 août 2021

A rare large limestone figure of a seated lady feeding a bird, Tang dynasty

Lot 1040. A rare large limestone figure of a seated lady feeding a bird, Tang dynasty (618-907); h. 49.5 cm . Estimate: 100,000 - 200,000 HKD. Lot sold: 882,000 HKD. (C) 2021 Sotheby's Note: The present lot was once in the collection of Julius Eberhardt (1936-2012), an Austrian architect and avid collector of ancient Chinese works of art. Julius Eberhardt had been fascinated by the art and culture of ancient China since the time of his studies. But he returned to this interest only... [Lire la suite]
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22 août 2021

A large steatite box and cover, Tang dynasty

Lot 1042. A large steatite box and cover, Tang dynasty (618-907); d. 16.4 cm. Estimate: 30,000 - 40,000 HKD. Lot sold: 44,100 HKD. (C) 2021 Sotheby's Sotheby's. Chinese Art Online, including Song Ceramics from the Kai-Yin Lo Collection, Hong Kong, 26 August 2021
22 août 2021

A sancai 'floral' pillow, Tang dynasty (618-907)

  Lot 1040. A sancai 'floral' pillow, Tang dynasty (618-907); 13.2 cm. Estimate: 30,000 - 40,000 HKD. Lot Sold: 81,900 HKD. (C) 2021 Sotheby's Sotheby's. Chinese Art Online, including Song Ceramics from the Kai-Yin Lo Collection, Hong Kong, 26 August 2021
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22 août 2021

A celadon jade 'lotus' vessel, 17th century

Lot 1039. A celadon jade 'lotus' vessel, 17th century; 19 cm. Estimate: 30,000 - 50,000 HKD. Lot Sold: 69,300 HKD. (C) 2021 Sotheby's Provenance: Bonhams London, 4th November 2013, lot 83 (GBP 10,000). Sotheby's. Chinese Art Online, including Song Ceramics from the Kai-Yin Lo Collection, Hong Kong, 26 August 2021
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22 août 2021

Three ritual bone fragments, Late Shang dynasty, Anyang phase (c. 1250-1050 BC)

Lot 1038. Three ritual bone fragments, Late Shang dynasty, Anyang phase (c. 1250-1050 BC); the largest 6.6 cm. Estimate: 20,000 - 30,000 HKD. Lot Sold: 27,720 HKD. C) 2021 Sotheby's Provenance: J.T. Tai & Co, New York, September 1967.Collection of Arthur M. Sackler (1913-1987).Christie's New York, 6th April 2010, lot 255 (part lot). Sotheby's. Chinese Art Online, including Song Ceramics from the Kai-Yin Lo Collection, Hong Kong, 26 August 2021
22 août 2021

Two sancai pottery figures of an official and a Lokapala, Tang dynasty (618-907)

Lot 1036. Two sancai pottery figures of an official and a Lokapala, Tang dynasty (618-907); 84 and 90 cm. Estimate: 30,000 - 50,000 HKD. Lot Sold: 94,500 HKD. (C) 2021 Sotheby's Provenance: Official: Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Jacques Brazy. Sotheby's New York, 6th December 1989, lot 107 (USD33,000). Lokapala: Hartman Rare Art, New York. Sotheby's. Chinese Art Online, including Song Ceramics from the Kai-Yin Lo Collection, Hong Kong, 26 August 2021