06 mai 2019

Emerald and diamond ring

Lot 183. 7.05 carats Colombian  Emerald and Diamond Ring. Estimate HK$HK$2,200,000 - 3,200,000 (US$282,000 - 410,000). Sold for HK$2,520,000. © Tiancheng International. Centring on an octagonal emerald weighing 7.05 carats, flanked by two trapezoid diamonds together weighing approximately 1.00 carat, mounted in platinum and 18 karat yellow gold. Ring size: 6¾. Accompanied by AGL report numbered 8086696, dated 26 September 2017, stating that the 7.05 carat emerald is natural, Green colour, of... [Lire la suite]
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06 mai 2019

Pair of Emerald and Diamond Pendent Earrings, Harry Winston

Lot 86. Pair of 35.09 and 30.46 carats Colombian Emerald and Diamond Pendent Earrings, Harry Winston. Estimate HK$3,500,000 - 5,500,000 (US$450,000 - 705,000). Unsold. © Tiancheng International. Each suspending a detachable pear-shaped emerald weighing 35.09 and 30.46 carats respectively, to the surmount set with baguette, tapered baguette, brilliant-cut, marquise- and pear-shaped diamonds altogether weighing approximately 6.30 carats, mounted in platinum, signed. Accompanied by an original... [Lire la suite]
06 mai 2019

Diamond and Emerald Bracelet, circa 1930s

Lot 85. Diamond and Emerald Bracelet, circa 1930s. Estimate HK$2,400,000 - 3,600,000 (US$308,000 - 460,000). Unsold. © Tiancheng International. The Art Deco style bracelet set with baguette, marquise-shaped and old European-cut diamonds, accented by oval cabochon and calibré-cut emeralds, the diamonds and emeralds together weighing approximately 35.00 and 4.70 carats respectively, mounted in platinum, length approximately 182mm.  Tiancheng International. HONG KONG SPRING AUCTION, Jewellery... [Lire la suite]
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06 mai 2019

Emerald and diamond pendant

Lot 30. A 89.78 carats oval cabochon Colombian emerald and diamond pendant. Estimate HK$1,800,000 - 2,800,000 (US$230,000 - 360,000). Unsold. © Tiancheng International. Composed of forty-three jadeite beads of evenly translucent rich emerald green colour, terminated by a brilliant-cut diamond-set spherical clasp, mounted in 18 karat white gold, length approximately 526mm.  Jadeite beads measuring approximately 12.83 to 11.60mm.  Accompanied by Hong Kong Jade & Stone Laboratory report... [Lire la suite]
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06 mai 2019

Christie's: Strong results achieved for Art of the Islamic and Indian Worlds, including Oriental Rugs and Carpets

Lot 254. An important Safavid silk and metal-thread 'Polonaise' carpet, Isfahan, Central Persia, first quarter 17th century; 6ft.7in. x 4ft.6in. (205cm. x 141cm.) Estimate: £600,000 - £800,000 (US$783,427 - US$1,044,570). Sold for £3,895,000 / €4,529,885 / $5,079,080. New world record price for a ‘Polonaise’ carpet at auction. © Christie's Images Ltd 2019.  LONDON.- The top lot was an important Safavid silk and metal-thread 'Polonaise' carpet from Isfahan, central Persia, first quarter 17th... [Lire la suite]
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05 mai 2019

A rare white-glazed soft paste archaistic vase, Qianlong seal mark and period (1736-1795)

Lot 39. A rare white-glazed soft paste archaistic vase, Qianlong seal mark and period (1736-1795); 24.5 cm, 9 3/4  in. Estimate £15,000 — 20,000. Courtesy Sotheby's. the baluster body rising from a recessed spreading foot to a broad round shoulder anda tall waisted neck set with a pair of elephant-head handles, carved and moulded around the body with a wide band of stylised taotie masks between keyfret bands, a band of stylised lotus lappets around the foot, the neck with a... [Lire la suite]

05 mai 2019

A rare pair of rose-verte saucer dishes, Qing dynasty, Yongzheng period (1723-1735)

Lot 33. A rare pair of rose-verte saucer dishes, Qing dynasty, Yongzheng period (1723-1735). Diam. 19.8 cm, 7 3/4  in. Estimate £50,000 — 70,000. Lot Sold 72,500 GBP (93,677 USD). Courtesy Sotheby's. each finely painted to the centre with a figural scene, one dish with a scholar sitting inside a pavillion and looking out of a circular window onto a banana tree, the other with a scholar approaching a stream where an attendant is hovering on the other side, the sides with... [Lire la suite]
05 mai 2019

A Scholar's Rock, Qing dynasty (1644-1911)

Lot 57. A Scholar's Rock, Qing dynasty (1644-1911); 34 cm, 13 3/8  in.  Estimate £2,000 — 3,000. Courtesy Sotheby's. horizontally oriented, the grey stone with irregular structure marked with a jagged surface and small piercings, wood stand.  Sotheby's. Important Chinese Art, London, 15 may 2019
05 mai 2019

A celadon jade 'dragon carp' vase, Qing dynasty, 18th century

Lot 55. A celadon jade 'dragon carp' vase, Qing dynasty, 18th century; 17.5 cm, 6 3/4  in. Estimate £20,000 — 30,000. Courtesy Sotheby's. the fish with large bulging eyes and mouth open, leaping out of tumultuous foaming waves, the mouth and body hollowed, the stone of pale celadon tone, wood stand.  Provenance: John Sparks Ltd., London.Sir Montague Burton (1885-1952).      Christie's London, 6th November 2012, lot 152. Sotheby's. Important Chinese Art,... [Lire la suite]
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05 mai 2019

A copper-red bottle vase, Qianlong seal mark and period (1736-1795)

Lot 51. A copper-red bottle vase, Qianlong seal mark and period (1736-1795); 25 cm, 9 7/8  in. Estimate £8,000 — 12,000. Courtesy Sotheby's. the rounded sides rising from a tall spreading foot to a tall cylindrical neck and slightly flared rim, covered in a deep copper-red glaze whitening at the rim, the base inscribed with a six-character seal mark in underglaze blue.  Provenance: Christie’s Paris, 10th December 2014, lot 304. Sotheby's. Important Chinese Art,... [Lire la suite]