17 novembre 2018

Rare Emerald and Diamond Necklace

Lot 2004. Rare Colombian Thirty Cushion-Shaped Emerald and Thirty Cushion-Shaped Diamond Necklace. Estimate: HK$13,500,000.00 - HK$18,000,000.00 (US$1,700,000-2,300,000). © Christie's Images Ltd 2018. Thirty cushion-shaped emeralds of 5.59 to 0.78 carats, thirty cushion-shaped diamonds of 1.52 to 0.33 carats, circular-cut diamonds, platinum and gold, 41.0 cm 30 SSEF, 2018: 5.590 to 0.784 carats, Colombia, no clarity modification 31 AGL, 2018: total 62.25 carats, 5.59 to 0.78 carats,... [Lire la suite]
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17 novembre 2018

Important Diamond Ring

Lot 1952. Important 27.23 carats G Flawless clarity Diamond Ring. Estimate: HK$14,500,000.00 - HK$18,000,000.00 (US$1,800,000-2,300,000). © Christie's Images Ltd 2018.  Round brilliant-cut diamond of 27.23 carats, gold, ring size 5 1/2GIA, 2015, report no. 1162920525: 27.23 carats, G colour, Flawless clarity, excellent cut, polish and symmetry. Christie's. Hong Kong Magnificent Jewels, Hong Kong, 27 November 2018.
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17 novembre 2018

Rare Coloured Diamond and Diamond Ring

Lot 2052. Rare 1.63 carats VS2 Fancy Vivid Greenish Blue Diamond and Diamond Ring. Estimate HK$20,000,000.00 - HK$30,000,000.00 (US$2,500,000-3,800,000). © Christie's Images Ltd 2018.  Fancy vivid greenish blue round brilliant-cut diamond of 1.63 carats, pear and circular-cut diamonds, platinum, ring size 5¾GIA, 2011, report no. 1142097107: 1.63 carats, Fancy Vivid Greenish Blue colour, VS2 clarity, Appendix letter. Christie's. Hong Kong Magnificent Jewels, Hong Kong, 27... [Lire la suite]
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17 novembre 2018

An important Saxon gold and hardstone bonbonnière by Johann-Christian Neuber (1736-1808), signed on the flange 'Neuber à Dresde.

Lot 3775. An important Saxon gold and hardstone bonbonnière by Johann-Christian Neuber (1736-1808), signed on the flange 'Neuber à Dresde.', Dresden, circa 1780; 2½ in. (64 mm.) diam. Estimate: HK$3,200,000.00 - HK$5,200,000.000 (USD 410,160 - USD 666,510). © Christie's Images Ltd 2018. circular gold-lined box, the cover, sides and base inlaid with radiating red and mocha-coloured striated agate ribbons heightened with carnelian mounts, the sides with alternating ovolos of striated agate and polished... [Lire la suite]
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17 novembre 2018

A fine teadust-glazed pear-shaped bottle vase, Qianlong impressed six-character sealmark and of the period (1736-1795)

Lot 1371. A fine teadust-glazed pear-shaped bottle vase, Qianlong impressed six-character sealmark and of the period (1736-1795); 12 7/8 in. (32.5 cm.) high. Estimate HKD 300,000 - HKD 500,000. Price realised HKD 360,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2006.  The compressed globular body tapering towards the tall slender neck flaring slightly at the mouth rim, raised on a slightly spayed foot, covered overall with a lustrous glaze finely speckled dark olive-green tone, wood stand, Japanese box. Provenance:... [Lire la suite]
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17 novembre 2018

A teadust-glazed double-gourd vase, Qianlong incised six-character sealmark and of the period (1736-1795)

Lot 1370. A teadust-glazed double-gourd vase, Qianlong incised six-character sealmark and of the period (1736-1795); 10 in. (25.4 cm.) high. Estimate HKD 220,000 - HKD 280,000. Price realised HKD 240,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2006.  Well potted with a globular lower body surmounted by a waisted neck encircled by moulded upright and pendent petals, covered overall with a finely mottled olive-green glaze thinning to a russet-brown at the mouth rim and moulded ruyi-heads at the base of each loop... [Lire la suite]
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17 novembre 2018

A fine and extremely rare flambé-glazed vase, Yongzheng four-character sealmark and of the period (1723-1735)

Lot 1369. A fine and extremely rare flambé-glazed vase, Yongzheng four-character sealmark and of the period (1723-1735); 8 in. (20.3 cm.) high. Estimate HKD 500,000 - HKD 700,000. Price realised HKD 2,248,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2006.  Of mallet-form with everted neck rising from broad shoulders well-moulded in relief with three equidistant ram heads above the truncated straight sides of the lower body, covered with a predominantly lustrous purple glaze with pale lavender-blue streaks, the glaze... [Lire la suite]
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17 novembre 2018

A rare flambé-glazed archaistic vase, Hu, Yongzheng incised four-character sealmark and of the period (1723-1735)

Lot 1366. A rare flambé-glazed archaistic vase, Hu, Yongzheng incised four-character sealmark and of the period (1723-1735); 10 1/4 in. (26 cm.) high. Estimate HKD 300,000 - HKD 400,000. Price realised HKD 1,320,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2006.  The pear-shaped body with double-ribs at the shoulder and applied with two taotie mask handles suspending fixed rings, all under a characteristically thick and bright purple glaze with turquoise streaks thinning to a brown over the extremities and... [Lire la suite]
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17 novembre 2018

A fine and rare Ge-type glazed quatrefoil vase, Qianlong six-character sealmark and of the period (1736-1795)

Lot 1365. A fine and rare Ge-type glazed quatrefoil vase, Qianlong six-character sealmark and of the period (1736-1795); 12 1/8 in. (30.8 cm.) high. Estimate HKD 400,000 - HKD 600,000. Price realised HKD 2,360,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2006.  Of an elegant baluster shape, the vase is finely potted with compressed quatre-lobed sides rising to a gently waisted neck flanked by a pair of dragon loop handles, the everted lipped mouth rim and and splayed foot of conforming foliate section, covered... [Lire la suite]
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17 novembre 2018

A fine and very rare green-enamelled incised stembowl, Yongzheng six-character sealmark and of the period (1723-1735)

Lot 1361. A fine and very rare green-enamelled incised stembowl, Yongzheng six-character sealmark and of the period (1723-1735); 7 1/4 in. (18.4 cm.) diam. Estimate HKD 600,000 - HKD 800,000. Price realised HKD 1,320,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2006.  Sturdily potted with flaring sides, finely incised with the bajixiang, each emblem with flowing ribbons and raised on a lotus blossom, above a ruyi band around the base of the bowl and raised on a low pedestal incised with a classic... [Lire la suite]
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