23 avril 2017

Axel Vervoordt at TEFAF New York Spring 2017

Head Of The Apollo Belvedere Type, Western Europe, Roman Empire, 3rd-4th century AD. White marble. Height 20.8 cm. Courtesy Axel Vervoordt Provenance: Private collection T., Leeds; private collection, France, acquired 1980s; private collection Mr. Diego von Bergen, Rome (Villa Bonaparte) and Berlin, acquired circa 1940s  Head Of Venus Genetrix, Western Europe, Roman Empire, 1st century AD. White marble. Height 20.5 cm. Courtesy Axel Vervoordt Striding Figure... [Lire la suite]

23 avril 2017

DeLorenzo at TEFAF New York Spring 2017

Armand-Albert Rateau (1882-Paris-1938), Arm Chair. Bronze, model no. 1793, the frame cast with details of scales and shells, the back and seat formed by linked medallions cast as fish and the arms formed of linked shells; Rear leg stamped '1793 PARIS A.A. RATEAU INV 86'. Courtesy DeLorenzo  This chair is one of seven known examples of the model. Six chairs were originally made for Charles and Florence Blumenthal’s New York City residence. The seventh chair, once in the possession of Madame Rateau, is now in... [Lire la suite]
23 avril 2017

Tornabuoni Arte at TEFAF New York Spring 2017

Lucio Fontana (Rosario 1899-1968 Varese), Concetto Spaziale, 1956. Oil, mixed media and sequins on canvas, 80 x 70 cm (31.5 x 27.6 in.). Courtesy Tornabuoni Arte. Enrico Castellani (Castelmassa, 1930), Superficie Bianca, 1999. Acrylic on canvas, 150 x 200 cm (59 x 78.7 in.). Courtesy Tornabuoni Arte. Paolo Scheggi (Florence 1940-1971 Rome), Zone Riflesse, 1964. Acrylic on overlapped canvases, 60 x 80 cm (23.6 x 31.5 in.). Courtesy Tornabuoni Arte. Lucio... [Lire la suite]
23 avril 2017

A blue and white and iron-decorated peach-form water dropper, Joseon dynasty, 19th century

Lot 99. A blue and white and iron-decorated peach-form water dropper, Joseon dynasty, 19th century, 4 in. (10.2 cm.) high. Estimate USD 2,000 - USD 3,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2017 Modeled in the form of a large Peach of Immortality, two side leaves applied with underglaze-blue, four smaller florets and the pointed double tip decorated in iron-oxide, applied with a glossy clear glaze. With wood box Provenance: Private collection, Japan Korean Scholar’s ObjectsLike Chinese literati,... [Lire la suite]
23 avril 2017

A blue-and-white porcelain jar with autumn grasses, Joseon dynasty, first half 18th century

Lot 98. A blue-and-white porcelain jar with autumn grasses, Joseon dynasty, first half 18th century, 12 5/8 in. (32.1 cm.) high. Estimate USD 700,000 - USD 800,000 © Christie’s Images Limited 2017. The ovoid form, delicately painted in underglaze-blue with four autumn grasses, the shoulder with four auspicious-character roundels representing longevity (Su), good fortune (Bok), good health (Gang) and peace (Nyeong), the mouth rim with incised line, the body applied with a lustrous transparent overglaze.  ... [Lire la suite]
23 avril 2017

A blue and white porcelain globular jar, Joseon Dynasty, 19th century

Lot 97. A blue and white porcelain globular jar, Joseon Dynasty, 19th century, 4 ¾ in. (12.1 cm.) high. Estimate USD 8,000 - USD 10,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2017 The globular body set on a short circular foot, decorated in underglaze-blue with scrolling peony flowers, applied with a glossy transparent glaze, the base with an incised inscription Provenance: Private collection, Japan Christie's. An Inquiring Mind: American Collecting of Japanese & Korean... [Lire la suite]
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23 avril 2017

A blue and white porcelain stem cup, Joseon Dynasty, 19th century

Lot 96. A blue and white porcelain stem cup, Joseon Dynasty, 19th century, 3 ½ in. (8.9 cm.) high. Estimate USD 13,000 - USD 15,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2017 Set on a flared short foot, circular cup decorated in underglaze-blue with chestnut boughs, applied with a clear glaze Christie's. An Inquiring Mind: American Collecting of Japanese & Korean Art, 25 April 2017, New York, Rockefeller Center
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23 avril 2017

A small blue and white porcelain bottle vase, Joseon Dynasty, 19th century

Lot 95. A small blue and white porcelain bottle vase, Joseon Dynasty, 19th century, 6 1/8 in. (15.6 cm.) high. Estimate USD 15,000 - USD 25,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2017 The globular body with tall neck set on a short circular foot, decorated in underglaze-blue with Chinese poem, applied with a glossy transparent glaze Note: For other blue and white porcelain vases with poems, see Itoh Ikutaro, ed., Glory of Korean Pottery and Porcelain of the Yi Dynasty (Osaka: Museum of... [Lire la suite]
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23 avril 2017

A white porcelain bottle vase, Joseon Dynasty, late 18th century

Lot 94. A white porcelain bottle vase, Joseon Dynasty, late 18th century, 11 5/8 in. (29.5 cm.) high. Estimate USD 5,000 - USD 7,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2017 The globular body with tall neck set on a short circular foot, applied with a glossy transparent glaze, inscribed characters on base. With wood box Note: For a similar bottle with incised motifs, see Ho-Am mi sool kwan myung poom do rok / Masterpieces of the Ho-Am Art Museum (Seoul: Samsung Art and Culture... [Lire la suite]
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23 avril 2017

A blue and white porcelain bottle vase, Joseon Dynasty, 19th century

Lot 93. A blue and white porcelain bottle vase, Joseon Dynasty, 19th century, 9 ¼ in. (23.5 cm.) high. Estimate USD 20,000 - USD 30,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2017 The globular body with tall slightly flared neck, decorated in underglaze-blue with flowers.  Christie's. An Inquiring Mind: American Collecting of Japanese & Korean Art, 25 April 2017, New York, Rockefeller Center
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