04 septembre 2022

Koller to offer a fine selection of works by Northern European masters

Lot 3029. Dirck van Baburen (1595 Utrecht 1624), The Offering to Ceres. Circa 1621. Oil on canvas. 137 × 186,7 cm. Estimate CHF 500 000 / 800 000 | (€ 500 000 / 800 000). © Nagel ZURICH.- 'The Offering to Ceres', a striking large-format painting in the manner of Caravaggio, will be featured in the Old Master Paintings auction on 23 September at Koller. The artist, Dirck van Baburen, was part of a contingent of early 17th-century Dutch artists who made a pilgrimage to Rome to view Caravaggio's works, and brought the... [Lire la suite]

04 septembre 2022

A Rare and Large Carved Dingyao Deep Bowl with Metal Rim, Song Dynasty (960-1279)

Lot 78079. A Rare and Large Carved Dingyao Deep Bowl with Metal Rim, Song Dynasty (960-1279); 4-1/2 x 11-1/4 inches (11.4 x 28.6 cm). Estimate: $20,000 - $30,000. © 2022 Heritage Auctions Property from the Estate of Dr. Cornelius Osgood and Soo Sui-ling Osgood. Heritage. Asian Art Signature® Auction, 2022 Sept. 20-21
04 septembre 2022

Han dynasty bronze to be sold at Heritage's Asian Art Auction

Lot 78206. A Chinese Bronze Goose-Form Lamp, Han Dynasty (206 BC-220 AD); 16-1/2 x 10-1/2 x 7-1/2 inches (41.9 x 26.7 x 19.1 cm). Estimate: $50,000 - $80,000. © 2022 Heritage Auctions Property from a Private Southern California Collection. Provenance: Ji Zhen Zhai Collection. Literature: Jing Pei Fang, Symbols and Rebuses in Chinese Art: Figures, Bugs, Beasts, and Flowers, 2004, p. 90. Lot 78207. A Chinese Bronze Fish-Form Hu Vessel, Western Han Dynasty (206 BC-AD 9); 13 x 9 x... [Lire la suite]