17 mars 2020

A diamond and emerald-set enamelled bracelet, India, 19th-20th century

Lot 204. A diamond and emerald-set enamelled bracelet, India, 19th-20th century; 7cm. height; upper motif: 4.2cm. width. Estimate: 12,000 - 18,000. Courtesy Sotheby's. the openwork foliate-form settings set in the kundan technique with emeralds and rose and table-cut diamonds on linked band, underside and thick edges with polychrome enamels featuring floral motifs, screw pin to fasten. Provenance: Previously property of an Indian maharani. Private collection, UK, since the early 1970s. Note:... [Lire la suite]

17 mars 2020

A jewelled head ornament (jhumar) with seed-pearls, India, Lucknow, 19th-20th century

Lot 202. A jewelled head ornament (jhumar) with seed-pearls, India, Lucknow, 19th-20th century; 15cm. height. Estimate: 6,000 - 8,000. Courtesy Sotheby's. designed as a gem-set floral arrangement from which rows of seed-pearls connect to an openwork crescent-form hinged panel with hanging details and seed-pearl and bead fringe, reverse in polychrome enamel, with hook above for fastening. Provenance: Previously property of an Indian maharani. Private collection, UK, since the early 1970s. ... [Lire la suite]
17 mars 2020

A pair of gem-set and enamelled bracelets with makara-heads, India, 19th-20th century

Lot 201. A pair of gem-set and enamelled bracelets with makara-heads, India, 19th-20th century; each: 8.5cm. diam. Estimate: 15,000 - 20,000. Courtesy Sotheby's. the hinged clasps rendered in the form of two confronting makaras or serpents with pink-gem tongues, set with diamonds in the kundan technique on a green and red enamel ground, the interiors with white enamel and gold bands. Provenance: Previously property of an Indian maharani. Private collection, UK, since the early 1970s. ... [Lire la suite]
17 mars 2020

A diamond and carved emerald enamelled necklace, India, 19th-20th century

Lot 198. A diamond and carved emerald enamelled necklace, India, 19th-20th century; 14.6cm. height; 12cm. max. width. Estimate: 18,000 - 22,000. Courtesy Sotheby's. comprising linked petal-form diamond-set drops with large pendant featuring a central carved emerald, reverse with polychrome enamelling,with fastening string. Provenance: Previously property of an Indian maharani. Private collection, UK, since the early 1970s. Sotheby's. ARTS OF THE ISLAMIC WORLD AND INDIA INCLUDING FINE... [Lire la suite]
17 mars 2020

A pair of gem-set and pearl pendant earrings, India, 19th-20th century

Lot 197. A pair of gem-set and pearl pendant earrings, India, 19th-20th century; each: 10.2cm. Estimate: 8,000 - 12,000 GBP. Courtesy Sotheby's. each designed with a flowerhead set with a spinel in the centre surrounded by petal-form diamonds in the kundan technique, with a hanging cresent-form foliate pendant and seed-pearl fringes, reverse with polychrome enamel, adapted with fastening pin and hook. Provenance: Previously property of an Indian maharani. Private collection, UK, since the... [Lire la suite]
17 mars 2020

A pair of gem-set emerald earrings, India, 19th-20th century

Lot 196. A pair of gem-set emerald earrings, India, 19th-20th century; each: 10cm. Estimate: 10,000 - 12,000 GBP. Courtesy Sotheby's. each with a central rose-cut round emerald further set with gemstones, including diamonds and rubies set in the kundan technique, hanging from a carved leaf, polychrome enamel to reverse and adapted with pin and hook for fastening to ears. Provenance: Previously property of an Indian maharani. Private collection, UK, since the early 1970s. Note: Mughal emeralds... [Lire la suite]
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17 mars 2020

A diamond and carved emerald-set enamelled necklace, India, 19th-20th century

Lot 195. A diamond and carved emerald-set enamelled necklace, India, 19th-20th century; 23cm. height; 15cm. max. diam. Estimate: 25,000 - 35,000 GBP. Courtesy Sotheby's. featuring a large carved emerald pendant set within a foliate frame, with articulated openwork metal settings designed as flowerheads, set with diamonds, polychrome enamelling to reverse with floral details, metal thread string with seed pearl terminals. Provenance: Previously property of an Indian maharani. ... [Lire la suite]
29 septembre 2019

A pale turquoise-glazed garlic-mouth bottle vase, 19th-20th century

Lot 644. A pale turquoise-glazed garlic-mouth bottle vase, 19th-20th century. Height 7 3/4  in., 19.6 cm Estimate 4,000 — 6,000 USD. Lot sold 5,000 USD. Courtesy Sotheby's. the rounded pear-shaped body supported on a slightly splayed foot, tapering to a slender neck and swelling to a garlic-head mouth and upright rim, the neck with two subtly raised filets, covered overall in a luminous pale turquoise glaze suffused with fine crackles, the interior and recessed base glazed white,... [Lire la suite]
25 mars 2019

A 'huanghuali' square table, Qing dynasty, 19th-20th century

Lot 1614. A 'huanghuali' square table, Qing dynasty, 19th-20th century. Height 9 1/2  in., 24.1 cm; Width 26 1/2  in., 67.3 cm; Depth 26 1/2  in., 67.3 cm. Estimate 20,000 - 30,000 USD. Lot sold 68,750 USD. Courtesy Sotheby's. with a three-board floating panel top within an 'ice-plate' edge.  Sotheby's. Saturday at Sotheby's: Asian Art, New York, 23 March 2019  
25 mars 2019

A pale celadon jade moonflask and cover, 19th-20th century

Lot 1401. A pale celadon jade moonflask and cover, 19th-20th century. Height 11 3/8  in., 30 cm. Estimate 15,000 - 20,000 USD. Lot sold 87,500  USD. Courtesy Sotheby's. the base with an apocryphal Daqing Qianlong Fanggu mark (2).  Sotheby's. Saturday at Sotheby's: Asian Art, New York, 23 March 2019
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