24 novembre 2023

Christie's presents The Sam Josefowitz Collection: Graphic Masterpieces by Rembrandt van Rijn

Rembrandt van Rijn, Self-Portrait leaning on a Stone Sill (1639, estimate: £80,000-120,000) and The Shell (1650, estimate: £80,000-120,000). © Christie's Images Ltd 2023 LONDON.- Following the launch of a series of sales dedicated to The Sam Josefowitz Collection in October, Christie’s will present 75 Rembrandt prints, which will be offered across two sales on 7 December in Christie's London. Old Masters Part I will include five highly important subjects, representing different aspects of... [Lire la suite]
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24 novembre 2023

Chenghua Porcelain at Victoria and Albert Museum, London

Cup decorated in underglaze blue and overglaze enamels in doucai style, China, Ming dynasty, Chenghua mark and period (1465-1487). Height: 3.6cm, Diameter: 8.3cm. From the E.T. Chow collection. Museum no. C.1-1960. Victoria and Albert Museum, London. In the Ming dynasty (1368-1644) Jingdezhen became the major ceramic-manufacturing centre. Imperial kilns were established to produce fine porcelain for the exclusive use of the emperors. The tradition of inscribing the emperor's reign title on the wares also started in the... [Lire la suite]
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23 novembre 2023

Chen Jiru (1558-1639), Plum Blossoms, Shanghai Museum

Chen Jiru (1558-1639), Plum Blossoms, Shanghai Museum.
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23 novembre 2023

Francis Bacon 1909-1992), Figure in Movement, 1976

Lot 12B. Francis Bacon 1909-1992), Figure in Movement, signed and dated 'Francis Bacon 1976' (on the reverse), oil and dye transfer lettering on canvas, 198.9 x 147.3 cm. Executed in 1976. Price realised USD 52,160,000 (Estimate on request) © Christie's 2023 Provenance: Galerie Claude Bernard, ParisGalerie Alice Pauli, LausanneAcquired from the above by the present owner, 1977. Literature: M. Leiris, Francis Bacon: Full Face and In Profile, Oxford, 1983, n.p., no. 105... [Lire la suite]
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23 novembre 2023

Mark Rothko (1903-1970), Untitled (Red, Orange on Pink)

  Lot 21B. Mark Rothko (1903-1970), Untitled (Red, Orange on Pink), signed 'MARK ROTHKO' (on the reverse), oil on paper laid down on canvas, 85.1 x 65.4 cm. Painted in 1968. Price realised USD 6,584,000 (Estimate USD 6,500,000 – USD 8,500,000) © Christie's 2023 Provenance: PaceWildenstein, New YorkAcquired from the above by the present owner, 1991. Exhibited: New York, PaceWildenstein, Bonnard/Rothko: Color and Light, February-March 1997, pp.... [Lire la suite]
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23 novembre 2023

Mark Rothko (1903-1970) Untitled (Yellow, Orange, Yellow, Light Orange)

Lot 19B. Mark Rothko (1903-1970), Untitled (Yellow, Orange, Yellow, Light Orange), signed and dated 'MARK ROTHKO 1955' (on the reverse), oil on canvas, 207 x 152.5 cm. Painted in 1955. Price realised USD 46,410,000 (Estimate on request) © Christie's 2023 Provenance: Estate of the artistMarlborough A.G., Liechtenstein/Marlborough Gallery, Inc., New York, 1970Paul and Bunny Mellon, Virginia, 1970Their sale; Sotheby's, New York, 10 November 2014, lot 14Helly Nahmad Gallery,... [Lire la suite]
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23 novembre 2023

Gerhard Richter (B. 1932), Abstraktes Bild (890-2)

Lot 25A. Gerhard Richter (B. 1932), Abstraktes Bild (890-2), signed, inscribed and dated twice '890-2 R. 2004 Richter 2004' (on the reverse), oil on canvas, 63 x 52.5 cm. Painted in 2004. Price realised USD 2,591,000 (Estimate USD 2,000,000 – USD 3,000,000). © Christie's 2023 Provenance: Wako Works of Art, TokyoPrivate collection, New YorkPrivate collection, New YorkAcquired from the above by the present owner. Exhibited: Tokyo, Wako Works of Art, New Works: Gerhard... [Lire la suite]
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23 novembre 2023

Austy Lee Art Jewellery, The Cloudy Moments earrings

Austy Lee Art Jewellery.The Cloudy Moments earrings一舊雲 — The Fūrinkazan collection — 18K Yellow gold with Abalone shell, Fancy Yellow diamonds, Fancy Color Diamonds and White diamonds. Austy Lee Art Jewellery.The Cloudy Moments earrings一舊雲 —The Fūrinkazan collection — 18K Yellow gold with Abalone shell, MOP, Blue Sapphires, and White diamonds.
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23 novembre 2023

Stone Door, Tang Dynasty (618-907), Nanjing Museum

Stone Door, Tang Dynasty (618-907), Nanjing Museum
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23 novembre 2023

Victorian summer fire-screen with taxidermy birds by and labelled for Henry James Burton (1814-1895)

A superb Victorian summer fire-screen with taxidermy birds by and labelled for Henry James Burton (1814-1895). Made in London in the second half of the 19th century, this case contains a variety of rare birds such as quetzal, trogon, cotinga and a multitude of hummingbird species. Courtesy Zebregs&Röell Art and Antiques at PAN Amsterdam Art Fair.
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