17 septembre 2017

Jadeite and diamond ring

Lot 80. Jadeite and diamond ring. Estimate HK$190,000 - 290,000 (US$24,400 - 37,200). © Tiancheng International Centring on an oval jadeite cabochon of good translucency and intense emerald green colour, framed by brilliant-cut diamonds extending to the shoulders, the diamonds together weighing approximately 1.90 carats, mounted in 18 karat white gold. Ring size: 6  Cabochon measuring approximately 16.02 x 12.72 x 4.90mm. Accompanied by Hong Kong Jade & Stone Laboratory report numbered KJ96095,... [Lire la suite]
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17 septembre 2017

Jadeite, cultured pearl and diamond ring, Jason Koo

Lot 5. Jadeite, cultured pearl and diamond ring, Jason Koo. Estimate HK$250,000 - 450,000 (US$32,000 - 58,000). © Tiancheng International Centring on an oval jadeite cabochon of fine translucency and emerald green colour, decorated with brilliant-cut diamonds extending to the shoulders, accented by cultured pearl beads measuring approximately 2.20mm, mounted in platinum and 18 karat white gold, signed. Ring size: 6½  Cabochon measuring approximately 16.75 x 10.43 x 4.39mm. Accompanied by Hong Kong... [Lire la suite]
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17 septembre 2017

Jadeite and diamond demi-parure

Lot 109. Jadeite and diamond demi-parure. Estimate HK$3,600,000 - 5,600,000 (US$460,000 - 720,000). © Tiancheng International Comprising: a necklace, a pair of earrings and a ring, the necklace composed of ten oval jadeite cabochons of translucent emerald green colour, decorated with pear-, marquise-shaped and brilliant-cut diamonds extending to the necklace; and a pair of matching earrings and ring, the diamonds altogether weighing approximately 48.50 carats, mounted in 18 karat white gold, length... [Lire la suite]
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17 septembre 2017

A pair of wucai 'lingzhi and peony' bowls, Daoguang seal marks and period (1821-1850)

Lot 244. A pair of wucai 'lingzhi and peony' bowls, Daoguang seal marks and period (1821-1850). Diameter 6 in., 15.1 cm. Estimate 30,000 — 50,000 USD. Lot sold 37,500 USD. © Sotheby's. each with the deep rounded sides rising from a tapered foot to a slightly flared rim, painted to the exterior with a peony branch and a lingzhi spray, the interior decorated in underglaze blue with a central medallion enclosing a flower basket, surrounded by four flower sprigs at... [Lire la suite]
17 septembre 2017

A doucai 'Chicken' cup, Qing dynasty, 18th century

Lot 242. A doucai 'Chicken' cup, Qing dynasty, 18th century. Diameter 2 7/8  in., 7.3 cm. Estimate 8,000 — 12,000 USD. Lot sold 42,500 USD. © Sotheby's. finely potted, the gently rounded sides rising from a countersunk base to a slightly everted rim, painted around the exterior with two crested cockerels between rockwork, each with a hen and small chicks, the base with an apocryphal Chenghua six-character mark in underglaze blue. Sotheby's. Important Chinese Art, New York, 13... [Lire la suite]
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17 septembre 2017

A ruby-ground famille-rose sgraffiato 'Medallion' bowl, Daoguang seal mark and period (1821-1850)

Lot 241. A ruby-ground famille-rose sgraffiato 'Medallion' bowl, Daoguang seal mark and period (1821-1850). Diameter 5 7/8  in., 14.9 cm. Estimate 10,000 — 15,000 USD. Lot sold 60,000 USD. © Sotheby's. the deep rounded sides supported on a short foot, the exterior with four medallions intricately enameled with various antiques and scholar objects, interspersed with floral sprays, all reserved against a ruby sgraffiato ground incised with feathery scrolls, the interior decorated... [Lire la suite]

17 septembre 2017

An inscribed imitation-bronze wall vase, Qing dynasty

Lot 254. An inscribed imitation-bronze wall vase, Qing dynasty. Height 9 3/8  in., 23.9 cm. Estimate 10,000 — 15,000 USD. Lot sold 62,500 USD. © Sotheby's. the flat-back vase well potted with the rectangular body modeled with indented corners, rising from a short splayed foot to a waisted neck flanked by a pair of dragon handles below an everted rim, carved and gilded to the front and sides with archaistic angular kuilong, reserved on a... [Lire la suite]
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17 septembre 2017

A large doucai 'Eight Buddhist Emblems' square vase, Qing dynasty, 18th-19th century

Lot 28. A large doucai 'Eight Buddhist Emblems' square vase, Qing dynasty, 18th-19th century. Height 19 3/8  in., 49.3 cm. Estimate 10,000 — 15,000 USD. Lot sold 62,500 USD. © Sotheby's. of baluster form with a splayed foot and waisted neck, densely decorated to the body with the auspicious emblems surrounded by leafy flower scrolls, all between a band of upright lappets and stylized florets, the neck encircled by formalized foliate scrolls, the foot with... [Lire la suite]
17 septembre 2017

A rare famille-rose altar ornament, Jiaqing seal mark and period (1796-1820)

Lot 36. A rare famille-rose altar ornament, Jiaqing seal mark and period (1796-1820). Height 12 in., 30.4 cm. Estimate 50,000 — 70,000 USD. Lot sold 87,500 USD. © Sotheby's. modeled as a 'flaming pearl' resting on an elaborate pedestal, the stylized emblem fashioned with a band of gilt-decorated iron red flaming wisps surrounding multi-colored lappets picked out with circular motifs, the pedestal elaborately decorated with bands of petals and foliate... [Lire la suite]
17 septembre 2017

Le Jardin secret des Hansen, la collection Ordrupgaard au Musée Jacquemart-André

Le Jardin secret des Hansen : La collection Ordrupgaard. Affiche. PARIS - Comme au Musée Jacquemart-André, la collection Ordrupgaard est constituée par un couple féru d’art, les danois Wilhelm (1868-1936) et Henny (1870-1951) Hansen. Homme d’affaires passionné d’art, esprit indépendant et visionnaire, Wilhelm Hansen assemble en seulement deux ans entre 1916 et 1918 une collection unique en Europe d’oeuvres représentatives de l’impressionnisme et du postimpressionnisme de la seconde moitié du XIXe et du début... [Lire la suite]