08 avril 2013

Grande coupe couverte sur pied en jaspe fleuri montée en vermeil, Allemagne, vers 1640, entourage de Hans Kobenhaupt

Lot 121. Grande coupe couverte sur pied en jaspe fleuri montée en vermeil, Allemagne, vers 1640, entourage de Hans Kobenhaupt (act. 1609-1623); Haut. 16,5 cm, larg. 12 cm, prof. 10,5 cm.  Estimation: 15,000 - 20,000 EUR. Lot Vendu 57,900 EUR. Courtesy Sotheby's coupe couverte polylobée, sur pied balustre rond, reposant sur une base polylobée évidée à huit godrons, la coupe et la base entourées d'une gorge permettant la fixation de la monture en vermeil probablement légèrement plus... [Lire la suite]

08 avril 2013

Platinum, Natural Pearl and Diamond Sautoir, Cartier - Sotheby's

Platinum, Natural Pearl and Diamond Sautoir, Cartier - Sotheby's Suspending a detachable drop-shaped natural pearl measuring approximately 12.1 to 12.3 by 15.5 mm, topped by single-cut diamonds and three faceted diamond beads, completed by a flexible chain collet-set with one triangle-shaped diamond and numerous baguette, old European and single-cut diamonds weighing a total of approximately 13.15 carats, length 30 inches, signed Cartier, Paris, New York, with French assay and maker's marks; circa 1915. Estimate:... [Lire la suite]
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08 avril 2013

A fine and extremely rare pair of famille-rose 'Flower-Ball' jars. Seal marks and period of Qianlong

A fine and extremely rare pair of famille-rose 'Flower-Ball' jars. Seal marks and period of Qianlong. Photo Sotheby's each beautifully potted of ovoid form, with gently rounded sides sweeping up to a short upright neck, delicately painted with a profusion of multi-coloured  'flower-balls' as in a whimsical vision, arranged asymmetrically and scattered throughout, some freely floating, others overlapping in small clusters of two to five blooms, all carefully painted in shaded... [Lire la suite]
08 avril 2013

Pacific Asia Museum announces new exhibition "Focus on the Subject: The Art of the Harari Collection"

Ogawa Ritsuo, Daruma Carrying a Courtesan Across a Stream, Japan, c. 1740, Ink, color, gofun on paper, Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Calvin Frazier, Pacific Asia Museum Collection, 1986.67.2 Pasadena, CA— Pacific Asia Museum presents the new exhibition Focus on the Subject: The Art of the Harari Collection from April 5, 2013 to March 30, 2014 in the Frank and Toshie Mosher Gallery of Japanese Art. The exhibition includes a full object rotation in October 2013 to accommodate a greater number of objects and protect them from extended exposure... [Lire la suite]
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07 avril 2013

18 Karat White Gold, Diamond and Colored Stone 'Anemone' Necklace, Michele della Valle - Sotheby's

18 Karat White Gold, Diamond and Colored Stone 'Anemone' Necklace, Michele della Valle - Sotheby's Designed as a graduated row of fanciful anemone flowerheads, set with round near colorless diamonds weighing 46.86 carats, accented by round diamonds of black, pink and yellow hues weighing 7.45 carats, further decorated with round pink sapphires, amethysts, garnets, iolites, pink tourmalines and spinels, length approximately 16 inches, signed Michele della Valle. Estimate: 125,000 - 175,000 USD Please note that the... [Lire la suite]
07 avril 2013

A superbly enamelled and possibly unique famille-rose 'Peach' box and cover, Mark and period of Yongzheng (1723-1735)

Lot 3036. A superbly enamelled and possibly unique famille-rose 'Peach' box and cover, Mark and period of Yongzheng (1723-1735); 19.2 cm., 7 1/2  in. Estimate 35,000,000 - 45,000,000 HKD. Lot sold 43,800,000 HKD. Photo: Sotheby's singularly beautiful, of thickly potted circular section and compressed rounded form, the cover sumptuously decorated with a large medallion of two varieties of peach, their branches entwined and bearing eight large brightly coloured fruits, small five-petalled... [Lire la suite]

07 avril 2013

A pair of ruby and diamond ear pendants

A pair of ruby and diamond ear pendants. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2013 Each set with an oval-cut ruby, weighing approximately 5.05 and 4.20 carats, within a circular-cut diamond surround, from an old mine-cut diamond, weighing approximately 2.02 and 2.01 carats, to the circular-cut diamond French wire, mounted in platinum. Estimate $350,000 – $550,000 With reports 12030261 and 12030260 dated 4 April 2012 from Gübelin Gem Lab stating that gemmological testing revealed characteristics consistent with those of rubies... [Lire la suite]
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07 avril 2013

A ruby and diamond ring 

A ruby and diamond ring. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2013 Set with an oval-cut ruby, weighing approximately 11.08 carats, within a two-row circular-cut diamond surround, to the circular-cut diamond shoulders, mounted in platinum. Estimate $1,500,000 – $2,500,000 With report CS 53281 dated 31 January 2013 from the American Gemological Laboratories stating that it is the opinion of the Laboratory that the origin of the ruby would be classified as Classic Burma (Myanmar). Heat Enhancement: None With report 13025051... [Lire la suite]
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07 avril 2013

Sceau en jade beige légèrement veiné de brun. Chine, Période Qing

Sceau en jade beige légèrement veiné de brun. Chine, Période Qing. Photo Azur Enchères Cannes la prise formée de deux dragons campés sur une base carrée. La partie supérieure date du XVIIIème siècle et la matrice, probablement retravaillée au XIXème siècle, évoque une salle commémorant les bienfaits d'une bonne éducation. Dimensions : 8.2 x 8.2cm x 7cm. Estimation 12 000 € - 18 000 € SCP ISSALY & PICHON et AZUR ENCHERES CANNES. 31, Boulevard d'Alsace 06400 Cannes. Contact : Tél. : 04... [Lire la suite]
07 avril 2013

A pair of ruby and diamond ear pendants, by Jean Schlumberger, Tiffany & Co.

A pair of ruby and diamond ear pendants, by Jean Schlumberger, Tiffany & Co. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2013 Each suspending a cabochon ruby and sculpted 18k gold strawberry, to the circular-cut diamond and gold foliate surmount, mounted in 18k gold and platinum. Signed Schlumberger for Jean Schlumberger, Tiffany & Co. Estimate $6,000 – $8,000 Christie's. NEW YORK MAGNIFICENT JEWELS AND THE PRINCIE DIAMOND. 16 April 2013. New York, Rockefeller Plaza.
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