12 juillet 2014

New York's Metropolitan Museum of Art acquires early Roman Porphyry vessel

Porphyry vessel with bearded masks. Roman, Early Imperial, 1st‒early 2nd century A.D. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Purchase, Acquisitions Fund, The Jaharis Family Foundation Inc. Gift, Philippe de Montebello Fund, Philodoroi and Renée E. and Robert A. Belfer Gifts, The Bothmer Purchase Fund, and Mr. and Mrs. John A. Moran, Nicholas S. Zoullas, Patricia and Marietta Fried, Jeannette and Jonathan Rosen, Aso O. Tavitian, Leon Levy Foundation, and Barbara and Donald Tober Gifts, 2014 (2014.215). Image: © The Metropolitan Museum of... [Lire la suite]

11 juillet 2014

Stem Cup, Xuande mark and period (1426-1435), Ming dynasty (1368-1644)

Stem Cup, Xuande mark and period (1426-1435), Ming dynasty (1368-1644), China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen , porcelain with reversed underglaze blue and incised decoration, Diameter - w:10.10 cm (w:3 15/16 inches) Overall - h:9.00 cm (h:3 1/2 inches). Severance and Greta Millikin Collection 1964.168. Cleveland Museum of Art © 2013 Cleveland Museum of Art.
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11 juillet 2014

Plate with Grapes and Floral Sprays, Xuande reign (1426-1435), Ming dynasty (1368-1644)

Plate with Grapes and Floral Sprays, Xuande reign (1426-1435), Ming dynasty (1368-1644), China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen, porcelain with underglaze blue decoration, Diameter - w:43.20 cm (w:17 inches) Overall - h:7.70 cm (h:3 inches). Anonymous Gift 1953.127. Cleveland Museum of Art © 2013 Cleveland Museum of Art.
11 juillet 2014

Bowl with Decoration of the "Three Friends", Xuande mark and reign (1426-1435), Ming dynasty (1368-1644)

Bowl with Decoration of the "Three Friends", Xuande mark and reign (1426-1435), Ming dynasty (1368-1644), China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen, porcelain with underglaze blue decoration, Diameter - w:30.20 cm (w:11 7/8 inches) Overall - h:11.20 cm (h:4 3/8 inches). John L. Severance Fund 1953.631. Cleveland Museum of Art © 2013 Cleveland Museum of Art.
11 juillet 2014

Bowl with Peony Decoration, Xuande mark and reign (1425-1435), Ming dynasty (1368-1644)

Bowl with Peony Decoration, Xuande mark and reign (1425-1435), Ming dynasty (1368-1644), China, porcelain, Diameter - w:20.50 cm (w:8 1/16 inches) Overall - h:7.30 cm (h:2 13/16 inches). John L. Severance Fund 1954.372. Cleveland Museum of Art © 2013 Cleveland Museum of Art.
11 juillet 2014

Bowl with "Land of Taoist Immortals" Scene, Xuande mark and reign (1425-1435), Ming dynasty (1368-1644)

Bowl with "Land of Taoist Immortals" Scene, Xuande mark and reign (1425-1435), Ming dynasty (1368-1644), China, porcelain with underglaze blue decoration, Diameter - w:19.80 cm (w:7 3/4 inches) Overall - h:6.90 cm (h:2 11/16 inches). John L. Severance Fund 1962.260. Cleveland Museum of Art © 2013 Cleveland Museum of Art.

11 juillet 2014

Brush Washer with Dragons, Xuande reign (1426-1435), Ming dynasty (1368-1644),

Brush Washer with Dragons, Xuande reign (1426-1435), Ming dynasty (1368-1644), China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen, porcelain with underglaze blue decoration. Diameter - w:18.00 cm (w:7 1/16 inches). Overall - h:4.50 cm (h:1 3/4 inches). Severance and Greta Millikin Collection 1964.166. Cleveland Museum of Art © 2013 Cleveland Museum of Art.
11 juillet 2014

Diamond Necklace

Diamond Necklace. Photo Sotheby's Designed as a graduated line of brilliant-cut diamonds, suspending clusters of similarly cut and marquise-shaped diamonds, length approximately 425mm. Estimation 15,000 — 20,000 GBP Sotheby's. Fine Jewels, London | 16 juil. 2014, 10:00 AM -www.sothebys.com
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11 juillet 2014

Diamond Rivière, late 19th century

Diamond Rivière, late 19th century. Photo Sotheby's Designed as a graduated line of cushion-shaped diamonds, length approximately 380mm, fitted case stamped Edward Tessier. Estimation 25,000 — 35,000 GBP Sotheby's. Fine Jewels, London | 16 juil. 2014, 10:00 AM -www.sothebys.com
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11 juillet 2014

Diamond Necklace

Diamond Necklace. Photo Sotheby's Designed as a line of marquise-shaped and brilliant-cut diamonds, suspending a graduated fringe of pear-shaped diamonds, length approximately 425mm. Estimation 38,000 — 48,000 GBP Accompanied by 17 GIA reports stating that the diamonds weighing 0.31 to 0.91 carats are D Colour, VS2 to VVS1 Clarity. Sotheby's. Fine Jewels, London | 16 juil. 2014, 10:00 AM -www.sothebys.com
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