17 avril 2021

A gem-set enamelled gold bangle (kada), North India, 20th Century

    Lot 103. A gem-set enamelled gold bangle (kada), North India, 20th Century; 8 cm. diam. max.; 132.1 g. Est: £2,500 - £3,500. Sold: 2,200. Courtesy Bonhams of circular form, the hinged clasp in the form of two confronting makara heads, enamelled and set with diamonds, the exterior with perching birds, the interior with floral polychrome enamelled decoration with perching birds. Bonhams. Islamic and Indian Art, London, March 30, 2021
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10 janvier 2021

A pair of large bronze bangles or armlets, Southeast Asia, 1st century AD or later

Lot 37. A pair of large bronze bangles or armlets, Southeast Asia, 1st century AD or later; 41⁄2 in. (11.4 cm.) diam., cloth box. Estimate USD 1,000 - USD 1,500. Price Realised USD 1,375. © Christie's Images Ltd 2020 Each bangle is cast with bosses surrounded by circle patterns centered by bosses.Please note this lot is the property of a private individual. Provenance: The Irving Collection, New York, no. 1916, by 1987. Christie's. Art of China. Including Property from the Irving... [Lire la suite]
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03 janvier 2020

The Norton-Richards Collection of jades sold at Christie's New York, 19 - 20 September 2013

Ralph Hubbard and Elizabeth Caloun Norton, circa 1941. The Norton-Richards Collection of jades was acquired by Ralph H. Norton (1875-1953) and his daughter Beatrice Norton Richards (1920-2001) over a twenty-year period beginning in 1941. After he retired as president of Acme Steel in 1939, Mr. Norton moved to West Palm Beach, Florida, where he developed an interest in jade carvings. He had envisioned establishing a museum to exhibit his fine collection of Post-Impressionist and 20th century American paintings. However,... [Lire la suite]
01 mai 2019

A yellow and russet jade bangle, Shang Dynasty or later

Lot 1. A yellow and russet jade bangle, Shang Dynasty or later; 8.8cm (3.1/2in) diam. Estimate £ 2,000 - 3,000 (€ 2,300 - 3,500). © Bonhams 2001-2019 Of waisted cylindrical form, the stone with russet, brown and creamy inclusions, fitted box.  Provenance: An Asian private collection, acquired in 1948. Bonhams. Asian Art, London, 13 May 2019 - 14 May 2019
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20 septembre 2018

An Art Moderne diamond clip, Paul Flato, with accompanying fitted bangle, Van Cleef & Arpels, circa 1935

Lot 107. An Art Moderne diamond clip, Paul Flato, with accompanying fitted bangle, Van Cleef & Arpels, circa 1935. Estimate US$ 60,000 - 80,000 (€ 51,000 - 69,000). Sold for US$ 60,000 (€ 51,024). © Bonhams 2001-2018 the clip of starfish motif, centrally set with a cluster of round brilliant-cut diamonds, framed by baguette-cut diamonds, to articulated pavé-set round brilliant-cut diamond rays; clip unsigned; bangle signed Van Cleef and Arpels N.Y, no.9541; bangle accompanied by a signed fitted box;... [Lire la suite]
22 avril 2014

India: Jewels that Enchanted the World at The State Museums of Moscow Kremlin

  Maharaja Bhupinder Singh of Patiala (cat. 145), Delhi, c. 1911; modern print from original negative; 25 x 17.5 cm. Cartier Archives, Paris, B749 C.K. Moscow - India: Jewels that Enchanted the World, the most comprehensive exhibition of Indian jewellery ever staged, will take place at the State Museums of Moscow Kremlin from 12 April to 27 July 2014. The exhibition examines the legacy of five hundred years of Indian jewellery, from the 17th century to the present day. More than 300 pieces of jewellery... [Lire la suite]

23 février 2014

Chinese ice jadeite bangle

Chinese ice jadeite bangle. Photo Freeman's Circular translucent bangle with attractive moss green inclusions. D: 3 inches. Estimate $2,000-4,000 Freeman's. ASIAN ARTS. Saturday, March 15 at 10am - www.freemansauction.com
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10 août 2013

Cartier. Bangle, 1937, diamonds and a double row of rubies set in platinum with a 19th century Indian central motif

Cartier. Bangle, 1937, diamonds and a double row of rubies set in platinum with a 19th century Indian central motif of a flower set with cabochon rubies and diamonds and gold back enamelled with flowers. 2001,0505.4. © The Trustees of the British Museum The central motif with its enamelled flower sprays in white and green on a red ground on the reverse is characteristic of Jaipur work. The inner row of diamonds at the front however, bordering the central egg-shaped ruby, are an addition made by Cartier. To set off this antique... [Lire la suite]
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24 juillet 2013

Green jadeite bangle and a white jade pendant, China, 19th century

Green jadeite bangle and a white jade pendant, China, 19th century. Photo Garth's Auctioneers & Appraisers 2"h. Total weight 62g.; inner diameter of jadeite bangle: approximately 2 3/8". Jade has not been enhanced. Estimated Price: $1,500 - $2,500 Ex private Brazilian collection. Garth's Auctioneers & Appraisers. Asian Art. July 26, 2013. 2690 Stratford Road PO Box 369 Delaware, OH, 43015 USA. Phone: +1 740 362 4771 - Fax: +1 740 363 0164... [Lire la suite]
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07 juillet 2013

Green jadeite bangle and a white jade pendant, China, 19th century

Green jadeite bangle and a white jade pendant, China, 19th century. Photo courtesy Garth's Auctioneers & Appraisers 2"h.Total weight 62g. Estimate $ 1,500-2,500 Ex private Brazilian collection.  Garth's Auctioneers & Appraisers. Asian Art  -  Jul 26 2013 2:00 PM http://garthslive.com/
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