22 février 2016

Francesca Galloway at Asia Week New York 2016

A Youth in Persian Costume. India, Golconda, c. 1630-40. Opaque pigments with gold on paper. Folio: 28.5 x 19 cm; Painting: 20.4 x 13.2 cm © Francesca Galloway Krishna attempts to placate his annoyed beloved Radha. South India, Tirupati, 1720-30. Opaque watercolor on paper. 27.5 x 19.4 cm © Francesca Galloway Isfandiyar slays the dragon, from Firdausi's Shahnameh. Shiraz, c. 1580-85. Opaque watercolor and gold on paper. Folio: 42.5 x 26.7 cm; Painting: 30.5 x 23 cm © Francesca... [Lire la suite]

22 février 2016

Oliver Forge & Brendan Lynch Ltd at Asia Week New York 2016

Bhils Hunting Deer at Night by Faizullah, Lucknow, circa 1770. Opaque watercolor with gold on paper. Signed in nastal'iq script; 10 1/8 by 6 5/8 inches (25.7 by 16.8 cm) painting; 14 1/4 by 10 5/8 inches (36.2 by 27 cm) folio © Oliver Forge & Brendan Lynch Ltd Ramjidas Chatera, Maharaja Sawai Madho Singhji in durbar with his ministers, Jaipur, India, dated 1765 A.D. 19 3/8 by 12 3/4 inches (41.9 by 32.4 cm) © Oliver Forge & Brendan Lynch Ltd   The... [Lire la suite]
19 février 2016

Dalton Somaré at Asia Week New York 2016

  Silk Road (Turkmenistan-China), circa 6th-7th century. Distemper on stucco © Dalton Somaré  Indra, Gupta Period, Mathura School, India, circa 5th-6th century. 40 cm. © Dalton Somaré  Vajrasattva, Nepal, 15th century. Gilt bronze with silver inlay. Height: 14.5 cm. © Dalton Somaré  Vishnu, Cambodia, 7th-8th century. Sandstone. Height: 97 cm. © Dalton Somaré  Dalton Somaré at Asia Week New York 2016. March 9-17. Recent... [Lire la suite]
19 février 2016

Carlo Cristi at Asia Week New York 2016

Uma Mahesvara. India, Pratihara period, 8th-9th century. Buff sandstone, 18 1/2 x 26 1/2 inches (47 x 67 cm) © Carlo Cristi Bhaishajyaguru. China, early 15th century. Gilt copper alloy. Height: 10.6 inches (27 cm) © Carlo Cristi   Akhshobya Mandala. Tibet, 14th century. Distemper on cotton. 17 1/4 x 19 3/4 inches (43.5 x 50 cm) © Carlo Cristi Carlo Cristi at Asia Week New York 2016. March 10-19. Art of India, Tibet, Central Asia.  Leslie Feely Fine... [Lire la suite]
18 février 2016

Prahlad Bubbar at Asia Week New York 2016

Attributed to Mihr Chand. Ladies Celebrate Holi on a Pleasure Pavilion. Leaf from an album made for Antoine Polier, Lucknow, India, circa 1780. Opaque watercolour and gold on paper, 18 x 24.5 inches (45.5 x 62 cm) © Prahlad Bubbar Mother and Child with Attendants. Golconda, Deccan, India, circa 1670-80. Opaque watercolor and gold on paper. 8.3 x 6 inches (21 x 15 cm). © Prahlad Bubbar Attributed to the artist Mir Kalan Khan. A Vision of an Elephant... [Lire la suite]
18 février 2016

Walter Arader Himalayan Art at Asia Week New York 2016

Four Abbots of the Ngor Lineage. Tibet, 16th century. Red silk. Canvas 53 x 59 cm (20.75 x 23.25 in); with brocades 53 x 90 cm (20.75 x 35.25 in). © Walter Arader Himalayan Art Vajradhara. Tibet, Tsang Province, 15-16th Century. Copper Alloy with Inset Stones. Height: 11.25 inches (28.5 cm). © Walter Arader Himalayan Art Buddha. Tibet, 15th Century. Gilt Copper Alloy. Height: 8.3 inches (21 cm). © Walter Arader Himalayan Art Palden Dorje, Tibet, Ngor... [Lire la suite]

20 janvier 2016

Couronnes indonésiennes.

Couronne religieuse bouddhique, avant 7ème siècle, Antique royaume de Mataram, Indonésie. Or et pierres précieuses. Yale University Art Gallery. Couronne religieuse bouddhiste, Ushnisha, 8ème-début du 10ème siècle, Central Java, Indonésie. Or, 6,8cm. The Samuel Eilenberg-Jonathan P. Rosen Collection of Indonesian Gold, Bequest of Samuel Eilenberg and Gift of Jonathan P. Rosen, 1998. 1998.544.9. Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Couronne religieuse bouddhiste, 1ère moitié du 10ème... [Lire la suite]
18 janvier 2016

18th century Tibetan protector deity with four hands.

18th century Tibetan protector deity with four hands. To be exhibited at TEFAF 2016 Antiques (11-20 March 2016) by Rossi and Rossi.
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11 janvier 2016

Javanese Jewellery in The Asian Pavilion, Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam

Earring with Animal Head, Indonesia, Java, c. 1300 - c. 1500, gold, h 3cm × w 3cm. Courtesy Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam. In Ancient Java, gold ornaments were worn by both men and women and the making of gold jewellery reached a high art, particularly during the 13th and 15th centuries. This selection shows examples from various periods and styles, including hightly detailed figurative pieces from East Java. Some illustrate mythological creatures, such as Garuda, or auspicious symbols for ptotection and good fortune. Hair... [Lire la suite]
09 décembre 2015

A rhinoceros horn libation cup, Nepal, 17th century

Lot 187. A rhinoceros horn libation cup, Nepal, 17th century. Estimate 15000/20000 €. Unsold © 2015 Nagel Auctions the yoni-shaped libation cup carved to the inside in shallow relief with the four-armed Vishnu standing on a lotus base and a nimbus behind, the outside carved with probably his ten incarnations, all standing on a lotus base and a nimbus behind - L. 10,7 cm - Slightly chipped Provenance: Former old German private collection, bought from Hermann Historica in Munich Nagel. "Asian Art",... [Lire la suite]
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