05 septembre 2016

A 'Dehua' figure of Guanyin and child, 17th-18th century

  Lot 305. A 'Dehua' figure of Guanyin and child, 17th-18th century. Estimate 20,000 — 30,000 USD. Photo: Sotheby's the seated bodhisattva holding a child, wearing long flowing robes open at the chest revealing a beaded necklace, the hair neatly parted and pulled back above the serene face, and falling in two knotted tresses onto the shoulders, all supported on a pierced rockwork base with a book on a pedestal at the side - Height 12 in., 30.5 cm From the Collection of Richard Lehman Gray Note: Compare a... [Lire la suite]

05 septembre 2016

A 'Dehua' figure of Guandi, 17th-18th century

 Lot 304. A 'Dehua' figure of Guandi, 17th-18th century. Estimate 6,000 — 8,000 USD. Photo: Sotheby's the deity seated on a tiger-skin draped throne, wearing molded armor beneath a long capacious robe covering the hands and secured by an ornamented belt, the face with a stern countenance beneath a close-fitting official's cap - Height 9 3/4  in., 24.8 cm From the Collection of Richard Lehman Gray Note: Compare a similar figure in the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford, illustrated in P.J.... [Lire la suite]
05 septembre 2016

A 'Dehua' model of weiqi players in a grotto, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 302. A 'Dehua' model of weiqi players in a grotto, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722). Estimate 4,000 — 6,000 USD. Photo: Sotheby's modeled to depict the scene of Wang Zhi and the two weiqi players, the woodcutter standing over the gamesboard with two players seated on either side, the figures backed by a gnarled flowering tree - Height 4 in., 10.2 cm From the Collection of Richard Lehman Gray Provenance: Ralph M. Chait, New York. Note: See a closely related... [Lire la suite]
05 septembre 2016

A 'Dehua' 'European subject', figural group, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 301. A 'Dehua' 'European subject', figural group, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722). Estimate 8,000 — 12,000 USD. Photo: Sotheby's a grimacing lion standing foursquare, supporting two European figures and a pup perched on the back braced by the raised tail, the rectangular rockwork base with two further pups clambering beside a European man presenting a large coin - Height 11 1/2  in., 29.2 cm From the Collection of Richard Lehman Gray ... [Lire la suite]
05 septembre 2016

A pair of 'Dehua' cockerels, Qing dynasty, 18th century

Lot 300. A pair of 'Dehua' cockerels, Qing dynasty, 18th century. Estimate 3,000 — 5,000 USD. Photo: Sotheby's modeled in mirror image, each with one leg perched on a rockwork support, together with a 19th / 20th century figure of a cockerel (3) - Height of tallest 10 in., 25.4 cm From the Collection of Richard Lehman Gray Sotheby's. Important Chinese Art, New York, 13 sept. 2016, 10:30 AM
05 septembre 2016

A 'Dehua' winepot, 17th-early 18th century

Lot 299. A 'Dehua' winepot, 17th-early 18th century. Estimate 8,000 — 12,000 USD. Photo: Sotheby's of globular form set to one side with a small, curved spout and raised on three bracket feet, the six faceted sides molded in high relief with shaped oval panels depicting scenes of scholars and attendants in various landscapes, surmounted by an upright handle, the hexagonal cover topped with a crouching lion-form finial (2) - Height 8 1/2  in., 21.6 cm From the Collection of Richard Lehman... [Lire la suite]

03 septembre 2016

A 'Dehua' figure of a seated Buddha, Qing dynasty, 19th century

Lot 298. A 'Dehua' figure of a seated Buddha, Qing dynasty, 19th century. Estimate 20,000 — 30,000 USD.Photo: Sotheby's depicted seated in dhyanasana on a foliate-incised double-lotus base, wearing a draped robe falling loosely over a belted dhoti, the hair in tight, pointed whorls over the domed ushnisha, the face with a serene, meditatve expression and downcast gaze, covered overall in a milky white glaze - Height 13 1/2  in., 34.3 cm From the Collection of Richard... [Lire la suite]
03 septembre 2016

A 'Dehua' figure of Guanyin and child, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 297. A 'Dehua' figure of Guanyin and child, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722). Estimate 1,000 — 2,000 USD.Photo: Sotheby's the bodhisattva seated on a rockwork throne cradling a child, flanked by further attributes, a vase and book, the base with two attentive acolytes centered by a writhing dragon - Height 8 3/8  in., 21.3 cm. From the Collection of Richard Lehman Gray Sotheby's. Important Chinese Art, New York, 13 sept. 2016, 10:30 AM
03 septembre 2016

A 'Dehua' figure of Budai, 19th-20th century

Lot 296. A 'Dehua' figure of Budai, 19th-20th century. Estimate 3,000 — 5,000 USD.Photo: Sotheby's modeled wearing loose-fitting robes ribbon-tied below a well-rounded stomach, the jovial deity holding a pearl in the right hand, standing on a knotted cloth sack with waves curling up from beneath, the back with impressed double gourd mark reading He Chaochun - Height 6 1/4  in., 15.9 cm. From the Collection of Richard Lehman Gray Sotheby's. Important Chinese Art, New York, 13 sept.... [Lire la suite]
03 septembre 2016

A 'Dehua' figure of Guanyin, 19th century, Qing dynasty

  Lot 294. A 'Dehua' figure of Guanyin, 19th century, Qing dynasty. Estimate 8,000 — 12,000 USD.Photo: Sotheby's finely modeled in a pose of 'royal ease', adorned in loose robes and a single-strand beaded necklace, the hair swept up in a chignon with two knotted plaits falling in tresses over the shoulders, the left arm holding a ruyis cepter and leaning on a tripod armrest, the back impressed with a double-gourd seal reading He Chaozhong - Height 8 1/2... [Lire la suite]
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