03 mars 2019

The Hobart Quail Bowls offered at Bonhams Sale of Chinese Works of Art

From the collection of Virginia "Ella" Hobart (1876-1958). Lot 522. An exceptionally rare pair of Imperial famille rose 'quails and chrysanthemums' bowls, Yongzheng six-character marks and of the period (1723-1735); 3 3/4in (9.5cm) diam. Estimate $300,000–500,000 (€ 260,000 - 440,000). Sold for US$ 1,040,075 (€ 919,769) inc. premium. Photo: Bonhams. NEW YORK, NY.- The highlight of Bonhams Chinese Works of Art sale is an exceedingly rare and important Imperial pair of bowls exquisitely enameled with the rare... [Lire la suite]