15 mars 2014

A Huanghuali Wood Long Table with Giant Arm Braces, Ming Dynasty, 17th Century

A Huanghuali Wood Long Table with Giant Arm Braces, Ming Dynasty, 17th Century. Photo courtesy Andy Hei. 169(L) x 53(D) x 79(H)cm Andy Hei. MasterArt at TEFAF 2014. 14-23 march 2014 - http://www.masterart.com/

15 mars 2014

A pair of Huanghuali Wood Side Chairs, Ming Dynasty, 17th Century

A pair of Huanghuali Wood Side Chairs, Ming Dynasty, 17th Century. Photo courtesy Andy Hei. 49(L) x 40(D) x 97(H)cm (each) Andy Hei. MasterArt at TEFAF 2014. 14-23 march 2014 - http://www.masterart.com/
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14 mars 2014

A rare and important carved zitan armchair, Qing Dynasty, Qianlong Period

A rare and important carved zitan armchair, Qing Dynasty, Qianlong Period. Photo Sotheby's well-carved in relief with European influenced rocaille, acanthus and foliate trails, the backsplat of openwork vase-form, the shaped crestrail slightly outscrolled, the sideposts joined to the serpentine armrests, all enclosing elaborate and delicate openwork spandrels, the hard seat enclosed within a frame surmounting a recessed waist above curvilinear aprons, resting on cabriole legs terminating in slipper feet above small... [Lire la suite]
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22 février 2014

A huali and mixed wood square table, 19th century

A huali and mixed wood square table, 19th century. Photo Bonhams. The two-board top set into a mitered, motsie and tenoned frame with water-stopping edge and recessed waist carved in relief with plain, trigram patterns over a keyfret and coin apron, the beaded hipped supports ending in leaf-form feet. 33 1/4 x 34 1/24 x 34 1/4in (84.4 x 87 x 87cm). Estimate US$ 3,000 - 4,000 (€2,200 - 2,900) Bonhams. ASIAN DECORATIVE ARTS. 4 Mar 2014 10:00 PST. San Francisco - www.bonhams.com
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22 février 2014

A mixed wood side table with puddingstone top, 18th-19th century

A mixed wood side table with puddingstone top, 18th-19th century. Photo Bonhams. The rectangular top inset with a mottled yellow and brown puddingstone panel above a molded frieze, and raised on round-section legs and paired transverse stretchers (losses to legs, wear). 42 1/2 x 29 1/2 x 32in (108 x 74.9 x 81.3 cm). Estimate US$ 3,500 - 5,000 (€2,600 - 3,600) Provenance: acquired from Tony Anninos, San Francisco, 2006 Bonhams. ASIAN DECORATIVE ARTS. 4 Mar 2014 10:00 PST. San Francisco - www.bonhams.com
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22 février 2014

A large hongmu partners desk, 19th century

A large hongmu partners desk, 19th century. Photo Bonhams. The rectangular top inset with a conforming marble panel, above four drawers on either side supported by two pedestals which each contain a singled drawer on either side, the legs joined by a lattice work panel with a separate footrest at the center; the wood of dark purple hue (wear, minor repairs). 33 1/2 x 73 x 32in (85 x 185.5 x 81cm). Estimate US$ 7,500 - 12,500 (€5,500 - 9,100)Bonhams. ASIAN DECORATIVE ARTS. 4 Mar 2014 10:00 PST. San Francisco - www.bonhams.com ... [Lire la suite]
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22 février 2014

A tielimu tapered cabinet,18th-19th century

A tielimu tapered cabinet,18th-19th century. Photo Bonhams. The tapered tubular frame carved with a concave edge over four tapered stiles double lock tenoned into the top and square on the inside supporting framed single panel doors with central removable stile, the doors opening to reveal two shelves, the lower suspending paired drawers, over a plain U-shaped apron butt-joined to the underside of the lower stretcher (some sections repaired). 65 x 36 x 20in (165.1 x 91.4 x 50.8cm). Estimate US$ 3,000 - 4,000 (€2,200 - 2,900) ... [Lire la suite]
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22 février 2014

A tielimu table, 18th-19th century

A tielimu table, 18th-19th century. Photo Bonhams. The single-board top set into a mitered, mortise and tenon frame above a plain waist and apron over humpback stretchers joined to squared supports and hoofed feet, the wood well-figured.33 1/4 x 40 1/4 x 19 1/4in (84.5 x 102.2 x 48.9cm). Estimate US$ 7,500 - 12,500 (€5,500 - 9,100) Bonhams. ASIAN DECORATIVE ARTS. 4 Mar 2014 10:00 PST. San Francisco - www.bonhams.com
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22 février 2014

A huanghuali and mixed wood table, Late Qing-Republic period.

A huanghuali and mixed wood table, Late Qing-Republic period. Photo Bonhams. Of standard mortise and tenon construction, the rectangular top inset with a panel of pieced burlwood veneer, the plain apron with dove tail joints at the corners, the rounded legs joined by horizontal paired stretchers; the wood of deep reddish honey hue (wear, minor repairs). 32 1/2 x 41 x 27 1/2in (82.5 x 104.1 x 69.9cm. Estimate US$ 10,000 - 15,000 (€7,300 - 11,000) Bonhams. ASIAN DECORATIVE ARTS. 4 Mar 2014 10:00 PST. San Francisco - www.bonhams.com
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22 février 2014

A pair of huanghuali and mixed hardwood display cabinets, 18th-19th century

A pair of huanghuali and mixed hardwood display cabinets, 18th-19th century. Photo Bonhams. A mirrored pair, each upper section composed of tiered shelves, a pair of small doors, and a single drawer, the sides of the shelves framed by carved spandrels, the lower section doors opening to reveal two drawers, all supported by four short square legs. 75 7/8 x 33 1/2 x 16 1/4in (192.7 x 85.1 41.3cm). Estimate US$ 30,000 - 50,000 (€22,000 - 36,000)  Provenance: An Italian collectionEskenazi Galleries, Milan. Bonhams. ASIAN... [Lire la suite]