28 mai 2019

Bonhams Sydney Asian Art Sale results show continued market strength

Lot 14. Huang Binhong (1865 – 1955), Recluse by the Stream. Ink and colour on paper, hanging scroll. Inscribed and signed Binhong, titled, with a dedication, and one seal of the artist 51.5 x 28.5cm. Estimated at AU$ 50,000 – 80,000. Sold for AU$ 61,000 (€ 37,728) inc. premium. © Bonhams 2001-2019   SYDNEY.- Wednesday evening 22 May saw continuing market interest in Chinese paintings at the Asian art auction at Bonhams Sydney. Collectors from around the globe participated with... [Lire la suite]

24 mai 2013

A very rare Green-Enamelled ‘Dragon’ Bottle Vase, Daoguang iron red six-character seal mark and of the period (1821-1850)

A very rare Green-Enamelled ‘Dragon’ Bottle Vase, Daoguang iron red six-character seal mark and of the period (1821-1850). Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2013 Potted with a long neck and globular body, the exterior is enamelled in green and black with three five-clawed writhing dragons confronting a 'flaming pearl' among floating clouds, between gilt borders on the mouth rim and base. The interior and base are enamelled turquoise, with an iron-red mark reserved to the centre of the base. 10 3/4 in. (27 cm.) high, box.... [Lire la suite]