15 avril 2011

A Huanghuali daybed, China, 17th century.

A Huanghuali daybed, China, 17th century. photo Nagel Auktionen With a square section mighty frame with a square section trimming strip pecked through the soft matting seat. The square section legs leading to the plain vertical apron which is finished on the front face only. 192 x 84 x 44,5 cm. Estimate 30000 / 50000 € Provenance: Collection privée allemande, acquis à la galerie Venzke, Berlin avant les années 1990. Nagel Auktionen. Asian Art. May 6t-7h 2011 www.auction.de
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15 avril 2011

A pair of huanghuali southern official hats armchairs, China, 17th century.

A pair of huanghuali southern official hats armchairs, China, 17th century. photo Nagel Auktionen with soft matting seats, the legs joined by stretchers in ascending heights. H. 116 cm - Estimate 40000 / 50000 € Property from the collection of the Tafel family, founded by the Tibet explorer . Dr. Albert Tafel (1876 - -1935) Nagel Auktionen. Asian Art. May 6t-7h 2011 www.auction.de
26 mars 2011

A Fine Pair Of 'Huanghuali' Yokeback Armchairs (Guanmao Yi), 17th Century.

A Fine Pair Of 'Huanghuali' Yokeback Armchairs (Guanmao Yi), 17th Century.  photo Sotheby's each finely carved of spare form, the undulating bow-shaped toprail with flattened headrest and rounded terminals, supported on a bowed splat and tapered stiles, extending to S-shaped armrails held by the curved front posts with lobed brackets and mid-section support, the front and back posts continue through the rectangular cane seat to form the legs of square section, set with simple beaded aprons in the front and plain aprons on... [Lire la suite]
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10 mars 2011

Pair of Chinese Huanghuali Cabinets, 18th Century

Pair of Chinese Huanghuali Cabinets, 18th Century.  photo courtesy Doyle New York Each of rectangular form, with a protruding top with an 'ice plate' edge, above two panel doors opening to two drawers and a shelf, the apron carved on three sides with scrolling foliage in relief, brass rectangular lockplate, hinges and pulls. Height 64 inches, width 38 1/4 inches, depth 20 1/4 inches. Estimate $120,000-180,000 For a similar example see Christie's Important Chinese Furniture, Formerly in the Museum of Classical... [Lire la suite]
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09 mars 2011

Chinese Furniture @ Freeman's Auctioneers & Appraisers

  Impressive Pair of Chinese mixed hardwood cabinets , late 17th century. CourtesyFreeman's Auctioneers & Appraisers Square corners fitted with molded doors enclosing two shelves, above two drawers, the interior with original red lacquered interior, raised on square feet.  H: 77 W: 39 D: 20 1/2 in.  Estimate $60,000-80,000  PROVENANCE: Previously lot 405, Christies 23rd November, 2010  Cabinets likely reassembled but seemingly without significant repairs or replacement parts; signs... [Lire la suite]
28 février 2011

Pair of Chinese Hardwood Stools, 18th/19th Century

Pair of Chinese Hardwood Stools, 18th/19th Century. photo courtesy Doyle New York Each of barrel form, the white marble top above vertical supports with a single piercing and connected by a lobed cartouche. Height 16 inches. Estimate $4,000-6,000 Doyle New York. Asian Works of Art. Monday, March 21, 2011 www.doylenewyork.com
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26 février 2011

Pair of Chinese Yokeback Tieli Wood Armchairs, 17th-18th Century

Pair of Chinese Yokeback Tieli Wood Armchairs, 17th-18th Century. photo courtesy Doyle New York The 'officials hat chairs', each with S-shaped backsplats between circular-form posts and arms, with a woven seat, all supported on squared legs with low stretchers. Height 45 1/4 inches, width 22 1/2 inches, depth 16 1/2 inches. Please note that these chairs are Tieli wood not Huanghuli. Both foot stretchers are heavily worn, feet with average wear and some separation to joints on both chairs, shrinkage to back slat on... [Lire la suite]
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25 février 2011

Pair of Chinese Embossed Black Lacquered Wood Folding Chairs, 18th Century

Pair of Chinese Embossed Black Lacquered Wood Folding Chairs, 18th Century. photo courtesy Doyle New York The single backsplat below a rounded crest rail, the seat blue and white woven cotton, traces of gilt design on backsplat. Height 43 inches, width 22 1/2 inches, depth 14 inches.Estimate $8,000-10,000 Doyle New York. Asian Works of Art. Monday, March 21, 2011 www.doylenewyork.com
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30 octobre 2010

Paravent à huit feuilles, Chine, XIXème siècle

Paravent à huit feuilles, Chine, XIXème siècle. photo courtesy Artcurial - Briest-Poulain-F.Tajan En laque noire à décor polychrome d'oiseaux et arbres en fleurs sur une face et sur l'autre de chauve-souris parmi des nuages. Dimensions d'une feuille : 190 x 41 cm. (74 ¾ x 16 in.) - Estimation : 2 000 / 3 000 € A Chinese eight-leaf black lacquer screen, 19th century Artcurial - Briest-Poulain-F.Tajan - Paris. Commissaire-priseur : Isabelle Bresset. Vente du Jeudi 4 novembre 2010. Hôtel Dassault - 7 Rond Point des... [Lire la suite]
19 septembre 2010

A pair of 'huanghuali' horseshoeback armchairs, Qing dynasty, 17th-18th Century

Lot 339. A pair of 'huanghuali' horseshoeback armchairs, Qing dynasty, 17th-18th Century; 100 by 18 3/4 by 23 3/4 in., 254 by 47.5 by 60 cm. Estimate 15,000—25,000 USD. Lot Sold 206,500 USD. Photo: Sotheby's 2010. the crestrail terminating in slightly flattened scroll handles, set with a shaped flange towards the undulating front posts with further tapering side-posts, rounded back-posts, and "S"-shaped plain backsplat, the rounded front- and back-posts continuing through the seat frame to form the straight legs... [Lire la suite]