20 mai 2020

A huanghuali side table, pingtouan, 17th-18th century

Lot 269. A huanghuali side table, pingtouan, 17th-18th century; 71cm (28in) long x 36.8cm (14 1/2in) wide x 74.7cm (29 3/8in) high. Estimate £8,000-12,000. Sold for £52,500 (€ 58,752). Photo Bonhams. The tall cylindrical legs flanked on each side by a pair of struts, rising to the foliate apron framing each leg with a relief band along the edge of the apron, all below the rectangular top. Note: Compare with a related huanghuali and huamu side table, late 16th/early 17th century, illustrated by Grace Wu Bruce... [Lire la suite]
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20 mai 2020

A small huanghuali pillow box, Late Ming-early Qing dynasty

Lot 120. A small huanghuali pillow box, Late Ming-early Qing dynasty; 10.5 by 28 by 14 cm., 4 1/8  by 11 by 5 1/2  in. Estimate 70,000 — 100,000 HKD. Lot Sold 400,000 HKD (45,982 EUR). Courtesy Sotheby's. of rectangular section, the box constructed with plain straight sides with a beaded rim, flanked on the shorter sides with a pair of C-shaped baitong loop handles suspended from floral roundels, the cover of corresponding form hinged on the back of... [Lire la suite]
20 mai 2020

A huanghuali summer-winter table, Late Ming-early Qing dynasty

Lot 118. A huanghuali summer-winter table, Late Ming-early Qing dynasty; 20.8 by 34.8 by 34.8 cm., 8 5/8  by 13 5/8  by 13 5/8  in. Estimate 1,800,000 — 2,800,000 Lot Sold 3,920,000 HKD (450,627 EUR). Courtesy Sotheby's. the top of standard mitre, mortise and tenon frame construction with a two-board, flush, tongue-and-grooved, floating panel supported by three dovetailed transverse stretchers, two with exposed tenons, the short sides of the frame top with... [Lire la suite]
20 mai 2020

A huanghuali mirror case, Late Ming dynasty

Lot 117. A huanghuali mirror case, Late Ming dynasty; 20.8 by 34.8 by 34.8 cm., 8 5/8  by 13 5/8  by 13 5/8  in. Estimate 180,000 — 280,000 HKD. Lot Sold 812,500 HKD (93,402 EUR). Courtesy Sotheby's. of square section, the lid lifting up to reveal a collapsible mirror stand, inset with exquisite openwork panels of flowers and stylised tendrils, framing the central section carved in openwork with a quatrefoil motif, the bottom of the stand with a lotus leaf-shaped... [Lire la suite]
20 mai 2020

A huanghuali marble doors table cabinet, Late Ming-early Qing dynasty

Lot 116. A huanghuali marble doors table cabinet, Late Ming-early Qing dynasty; 34.5 by 35 by 25.3 cm., 13 1/2  by 13 3/4  by 9 7/8  in. Estimate 180,000 — 280,000 HKD. Lot Sold 2,720,000 HKD (312,680 EUR). Courtesy Sotheby's. of rectangular form, the top lid opening to reveal a tray-like compartment, set with five drawers behind the two doors, the doors inset with dalishi marble visible on both sides, all resting on a cusped base. ... [Lire la suite]
19 mai 2020

A rare huanghuali altar table, Early Qing Dynasty

Lot 268. A rare huanghuali altar table, Early Qing Dynasty;  156.8cm (61 3/4in) long x 43.3cm (17in) wide x 83cm (32 6/8in) high. Estimate £ 20,000-30,000. Sold for £ 134,500 (€ 150,220). Photo Bonhams. The well-figured rectangular top with raised edges above the sides carved with double-reed bands, the shaped apron with ruyi-head shaped terminals framed by scrolling edges carved in relief with a central floral blossom flanked by further foliate floral sprays, each pair of the double-reeded... [Lire la suite]
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19 mai 2020

An ivory-inlaid huanghuali square gaming table, qizhuo, 18th century

  Lot 275. An ivory-inlaid huanghuali square gaming table, qizhuo, 18th century;  88cm x 88cm (34 5/8in x 34 5/8in) square x 47cm (18 1/2in) high. Estimate £ 80,000-120,000. Sold for £ 152,500 (€ 171,054). Photo Bonhams. The table top with a removable central panel revealing the recessed gaming board inlaid with ivory markings, the board flanked by two wooden flaps concealing boxes for gaming chips, all framed by border panels with bevelled edges set with two recessed square... [Lire la suite]
18 mai 2020

A pair of huanghuali round-corner tapered cabinets on stands, yuanjiaogui, Late Ming dynasty

Lot 115. A pair of huanghuali round-corner tapered cabinets on stands, yuanjiaogui, Late Ming dynasty; 186 by 80.5 by 47 cm., 73 1/4  by 31 5/8  by 18 1/2  in. Estimate 12,000,000 — 18,000,000 HKD. Lot Sold 15,680,000 HKD (1,802,509 EUR). Courtesy Sotheby's. each cabinet top of standard mitre, mortise and tenon, tongue-and-grooved floating panel construction with one dovetailed transverse brace underneath, the edge of the frame beginning and ending... [Lire la suite]
18 mai 2020

A zitan recessed-leg long table, qiaotouan, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 114. A zitan recessed-leg long table, qiaotouan, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722); 84.8 by 146 by 35.9 cm., 33 3/8  by 57 1/2  by 14 1/8  in. Estimate 1,800,000 — 2,800,000 HKD. Lot Sold 5,000,000 HKD (574,780 EUR). Courtesy Sotheby's. the top of a single-board floating panel tongue-and-grooved to the frame with shaped everted flanges, made of the same piece of wood as the small frame members at the ends, the edge of the frame gently... [Lire la suite]
18 mai 2020

A huanghuali balance stand, Late Ming dynasty

Lot 113. A huanghuali balance stand, Late Ming dynasty; 74.1 by 66.8 by 24.7 cm., 29 1/8  by 26 1/4  by 9 3/4  in. Estimate 380,000 — 550,000 HKD. Lot Sold 1,750,000 HKD (201,173 EUR). Courtesy Sotheby's. the plain rectangular base set with a drawer fitted with a baitong plate and pull, flanked by two uprights secured by openwork ear-shaped spandrels detailed with coiled dragons on top of drum elements and a... [Lire la suite]