25 septembre 2018

Christie's sale celebrates pioneering Italian identity with masterpieces of 20th century Italian art

Lot 115. Lucio Fontana, Concetto spaziale, La fine di Dio, signed and titled 'l. fontana "Concetto spaziale" "LA FINE DI DIO"' (on the reverse, oil and glitter on canvas, 178 x 123cm. Executed in 1963. Estimate on request. © Christie’s Images Limited 2018. LONDON.- During London’s Frieze week, Christie’s will present the second year of Thinking Italian, a sale concept that celebrates the eclecticism, rebellious iconoclasm, and sheer creativity of Italian art. This is the second edition of Thinking... [Lire la suite]

25 septembre 2018

The Stanley Field Early Ming bowl realizes over $1.4 million, setting auction record at Leslie Hindman Auctioneers

Lot 255. A Rare Blue and White Porcelain Hexafoil Bowl, Xuande mark and period (1426-1435). Estimate available upon request. Sold for $1,452,500. Courtesy Leslie Hindman Auctioneers. CHICAGO, IL.- On September 17 the Asian Works of Art auction at Leslie Hindman Auctioneers featured The Stanley Field Early Ming Bowl, a blue and white porcelain hexafoil bowl once belonging to Stanley Field of the iconic Field family. It sold for $1,452,500 after a number of bidders competed by phone, eventually selling to a buyer... [Lire la suite]
24 septembre 2018

A carved yellow-ground famille rose ‘Bird and Flower’ brush pot, bitong, Republic period (1912-1949)

Lot 70. A carved yellow-ground famille rose ‘Bird and Flower’ brush pot, bitong, Republic period (1912-1949); 4 7/8 in. (12.3 cm.) high. Estimate HKD 30,000 - HKD 50,000 (USD 3,864 - USD 6,440). © Christie's Images Ltd 2018. The base with an apocryphal Qianlong seal mark. Christie's. The Pavilion Sale - Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, Hong Kong, 4 October 2018  
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24 septembre 2018

A large famille rose 'Prunus and Magpie' vase, tianqiuping, Qing dynasty, 19th century

Lot 69. A large famille rose 'Prunus and Magpie' vase, tianqiuping, Qing dynasty, 19th century; 21 ½ in. (55 cm.) high. Estimate HKD 160,000 - HKD 260,000 (USD 20,609 - USD 33,489). © Christie's Images Ltd 2018. The base with an apocryphal Qianlong six-character mark. Christie's. The Pavilion Sale - Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, Hong Kong, 4 October 2018
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24 septembre 2018

A famille rose 'peony' vase, Republic period (1912-1949)

Lot 68. A famille rose 'peony' vase, Republic period (1912-1949); 10 ¾ in. (27.3 cm.) high. Estimate HKD 80,000 - HKD 100,000 (USD 10,304 - USD 12,880). © Christie's Images Ltd 2018. The base is inscribed with a Hongxian four-character seal mark within a square. Provenance: A Private American Collection formed in the early 1970s-early 1990s. Sold at Christie's London, 14 May 2010, lot 423. Christie's. The Pavilion Sale - Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, Hong Kong, 4 October... [Lire la suite]
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24 septembre 2018

A pair of large blue and white cushion-form boxes and covers, Guangxu period (1875-1908)

Lot 67. A pair of large blue and white cushion-form boxes and covers, Guangxu period (1875-1908); 10 5/8 in. (27 cm.) diam. Estimate HKD 300,000 - HKD 350,000 (USD 38,641 - USD 45,081). © Christie's Images Ltd 2018. Provenance: Sold at Christie's New York, 15-16 March 2015, lot 3173 Christie's. The Pavilion Sale - Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, Hong Kong, 4 October 2018
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24 septembre 2018

Two iron-red decorated ‘dragon’ wine cups, Guangxu six-character marks in underglaze blue and of the period (1875-1908)

Lot 66. Two iron-red decorated ‘dragon’ wine cups, Guangxu six-character marks in underglaze blue and of the period (1875-1908); 2 ¼ in. (5.8 cm.) diam., box. Estimate HKD 30,000 - HKD 80,000 (USD 3,864 - USD 10,304). © Christie's Images Ltd 2018. Christie's. The Pavilion Sale - Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, Hong Kong, 4 October 2018
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24 septembre 2018

A fine wucai 'Dragon and Phoenix' bowl, Guangxu six-character mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1875-1908)

Lot 65. A fine wucai 'Dragon and Phoenix' bowl, Guangxu six-character mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1875-1908); 5 ½ in. (14 cm.) diam. Estimate HKD 30,000 - HKD 50,000 (USD 3,864 - USD 6,440). © Christie's Images Ltd 2018. Christie's. The Pavilion Sale - Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, Hong Kong, 4 October 2018
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24 septembre 2018

A famille rose ‘Quail and Chrysanthemum’ rectangular plaque, Qing dynasty, 18th-19th century

Lot 61. A famille rose ‘Quail and Chrysanthemum’ rectangular plaque, Qing dynasty, 18th-19th century; Including frame: 20 7/8 x 15 3/8 in. (53 x 39.1 cm.), mounted in hardwood frame. Estimate HKD 350,000 - HKD 450,000 (USD 45,081 - USD 57,961). © Christie's Images Ltd 2018. Christie's. The Pavilion Sale - Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, Hong Kong, 4 October 2018  
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24 septembre 2018

A doucai ‘Mandarin duck in lotus pond’ bowl, Daoguang period (1821-1850), ailian zhenshang mark in underglaze blue

Lot 60. A doucai ‘Mandarin duck in lotus pond’ bowl, Daoguang period (1821-1850), ailian zhenshang mark in underglaze blue within a double circle; 7 ¼ in. (18.5 cm.) diam., box. Estimate HKD 30,000 - HKD 50,000 (USD 3,864 - USD 6,440). © Christie's Images Ltd 2018. Provenance: Eymery et Cie, ParisThe Ira and Nancy Koger CollectionSold at Christie’s New York, 11-12 July 2006, lot 547 (one of two) Christie's. The Pavilion Sale - Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, Hong... [Lire la suite]
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