19 septembre 2018

A pale greenish-white and russet jade carving of two horses, Qing dynasty (1644-1911)

Lot 959. A pale greenish-white and russet jade carving of two horses, Qing dynasty (1644-1911); 5 5/8 in. (14.2 cm.) long. Estimate USD 10,000 - USD 15,000. Price realised USD 52,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2018. The two recumbent horses are shown side-by-side with their legs tucked under their bodies and their heads turned towards each other. Their manes and tails are detailed with fine hair markings. The well-polished stone is of even pale greenish-white color with a few areas of added pale... [Lire la suite]

17 septembre 2018

A rare pair of gilt-copper and cloisonné enamel figures of recumbent deer, Qianlong period (1736-1795)

Lot 1215. A rare pair of gilt-copper and cloisonné enamel figures of recumbent deer, Qianlong period (1736-1795); 9 ¾ in. (24.8 cm.) long. Estimate USD 60,000 - USD 80,000. Price realised USD 150,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2018 Each deer is shown recumbent on a cloisonné enamel ‘cloth’ decorated with diaper pattern within a key-fret border that is draped over a stand, and is shown with head turned to the side as it grasps a sprig of enameled lingzhi in its mouth. The... [Lire la suite]
17 septembre 2018

A large yellowish-green and brown jade archaistic vessel, Ming-early Qing dynasty, 14th-17th century

Lot 1169. A large yellowish-green and brown jade archaistic vessel, Ming-early Qing dynasty, 14th-17th century; 9 in. (22.9 cm.) high. Estimate USD 15,000 - USD 25,000. Price realised USD 187,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2018 The flattened vessel is carved in high and low relief with intertwined chilong amidst interlocking cloud scroll. The stone is of yellowish-green color suffused with areas of russet, brown and cream.. Provenance: Stephen Junkunc, III (1904-1978) Collection. ... [Lire la suite]
16 septembre 2018

An Imperial enamel 'Floral medallion' seal paste box and cover, Qianlong mark and of the period (1736-1795)

Lot 123. An Imperial enamel 'Floral medallion' seal paste box and cover, Qianlong mark and of the period (1736-1795). 2in (5cm) wide. Estimate: 10,000-15,000 USD. Sold for US$ 60,000 (€ 51,330). © Bonhams 2001-2018 Of octalobed form, all surfaces covered in white enamel except for the raised gilded edges and lip, the top of the gently-domed cover and sides of the box finely painted with a profusion of different floral medallions, irregularly spaced with some overlapping, the sides of the cover decorated... [Lire la suite]
16 septembre 2018

A Beijing enamel tripod censer, Yongzheng mark and period (1723-1735)

Lot 277. A Beijing enamel tripod censer, Yongzheng mark and period (1723-1735). Height 2 3/4  in., 7 cm. Estimate: 30,000-50,000 USD. Sold Price: 118,750 USD. Courtesy Sotheby's of compressed spherical form, raised on three short, tapered feet, the metal body finely enameled with an elegant floral meander of pink and blue peony blooms borne on sinuous stems issuing twisting green leaves all on a bright yellow ground, the gilt metal rim set with a pair of upright loop handles to either side, the... [Lire la suite]
14 juin 2018

A pair of large cloisonnés enamel vases, gu, Qing dynasty, Qianlong period (1736-1795)

Lot 201. A pair of large cloisonnés enamel vases, gu, Qing dynasty, Qianlong period (1736-1795). Hauteurs: 40 cm. (15 ¾ in.). Estimate EUR 20,000 - EUR 30,000. Price realised EUR 53,750. © Christie's Images Ltd 2018. Ils sont à pans coupés rythmés d'arêtes crénelées en relief. Ils sont ornés de motifs géométriques archaïsants sur fond turquoise évoquant des masques de taotie. Les bords sont soulignés d'une frise de têtes de ruyi.. Christie's. Art d'Asie, Paris, 13 June... [Lire la suite]

14 juin 2018

A cloisonné enamel 'lotus' stupa, late Qing dynasty (1644-1911)

Lot 209. A cloisonné enamel 'lotus' stupa, late Qing dynasty (1644-1911). Hauteur: 64 cm. (25 ¼ in.). Estimate EUR 10,000 - EUR 15,000. Price realised EUR 143,750. © Christie's Images Ltd 2018. Reposant sur un socle circulaire surélevé, la panse du stupa est entièrement décorée de rinceaux de lotus. L'ouverture frontale est constituée d'un panneau en forme de pétale de lotus. La partie supérieure tubulaire à décor de motifs floraux est surmontée par un dais orné de riches guirlandes. Le sommet est... [Lire la suite]
04 juin 2018

A cloisonné enamel dish decorated with Daoist Immortals, China, Ming dynasty, 16th century

Lot 186. A cloisonné enamel dish decorated with Daoist Immortals, China, Ming dynasty, 16th century. Diameter 20.5 cm. Estimate CHF 8 000 / 12 000 (€ 6 670 / 10 000). Sold for CHF 22 100. Courtesy Koller.  The figural decoration in the center, surrounded by the eight Buddhist emblems on blue ground. On the reverse lotus scrolls on blue ground on the base and on turquoise ground on the well. Enamels slightly worn. Koller. Asian Art: Himalaya, China - Wednesday 06 June 2018 10.00 AM
04 juin 2018

A cylindrical cloisonné enamel box and cover, China, 17th century

Lot 187. A cylindrical cloisonné enamel box and cover, China, 17th century. Diameter 9 cm, height 4 cm. Estimate CHF 10 000 / 15 000 (€ 8 330 / 12 500). Sold for CHF 12 500. Courtesy Koller.  Polychrome decoration of pomegranates on the cover, a double varja on the bottom and flower scrolls on the sides on turquoise ground. Koller. Asian Art: Himalaya, China - Wednesday 06 June 2018 10.00 AM
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04 juin 2018

A cloisonné enamel arrow vase, Ming dynasty, 15th–16th century

Lot 660. A cloisonné enamel arrow vase, Ming dynasty, 15th–16th century; 13.2 cm, 5 1/4  in. Estimate 50,000 — 70,000 HKD. Lot sold 125,000 HKD. Courtesy Sotheby's. the compressed globular body rising to a tall cylindrical neck and set with a pair of tubular handles, the exterior enamelled with lotus and flower scrolls against a turquoise ground. Sotheby's. Chinese Art, Hong Kong, 31 May 2018.