05 juillet 2016

A pair of large Chinese Export 'Pronk' arbour dishes, early Qianlong Period, circa 1738-1740

Lot 169. A pair of large Chinese Export 'Pronk' arbour dishes, early Qianlong Period, circa 1738-1740. Est: £1000–1500. Sold for £3000. Photo Dreweatts & Bloomsbury Auctions decorated after the Dutch artist Cornelis Pronk's design, with the topiary garden scene, the border with cartouches of moths, butterflies, flowers and fruit, the reverse with an iron-red and purple lambrequin border, 32cm diameter, ebonised frames (2); one dish with two large pieces damaged and re-stuck at 6pm on rim... [Lire la suite]

22 avril 2016

A set of twenty rolls of Chinese Export wallpaper panels, 19th century

Lot 223. A set of twenty rolls of Chinese Export wallpaper panels, 19th century. Estimate 20,000 — 30,000 GBP (25,770 - 38,655 EUR). Photo Sotheby's. hand-painted against a pale blue ground with foliage, flowers, exotic birds and butterflies, linen-backed, unframed; each approximately 340cm by 115cm; 11ft. 2in., 3ft. 9¼in Sotheby's. Collections & Collectors, London, 28 Apr 2016, 10:00 AM
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22 avril 2016

A Chinese Export lacquered six-fold screen, Qing Dynasty, late 18th-early 19th century

Lot 343. A Chinese Export lacquered six-fold screen, Qing Dynasty, late 18th-early 19th century. Estimate 8,000 — 12,000 GBP (10,308 - 15,462 EUR). Photo Sotheby's. decorated to both sides with reserves of courtly scenes, fisherman and boat racing; each panel 204cm. high by 55.5cm. wide; 6ft. 8¼in., 1ft. 10¼in.  Sotheby's. Collections & Collectors, London, 28 Apr 2016, 10:00 AM
11 avril 2016

A Chinese Export black and gilt lacquer bureau bookcase, mid-18th century

Lot 126. A Chinese Export black and gilt lacquer bureau bookcase, mid-18th century. Estimate 30,000 — 50,000 USD. Photo: Sotheby's. height 93 in.; width 45 in.; depth 22 in., 236 cm; 114.5 cm; 56 cm Note: Exported from China to be sold on the European market, this bureau bookcase mixes an English form with exotic, sumptuous lacquer panels. The present example is almost identical in form to two others: one sold Sotheby's New York, October 26, 2012, lot 241 and another illustrated... [Lire la suite]
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19 janvier 2016

Rare Gilbert Stuart portrait featured in upcoming Keno Auctions Boutique Winter Sale

Lot 3. Gilbert Stuart (American, 1755-1828), Nicklin Portrait of George Washington (Vaughn Type), circa 1796. Oil on canvas, 28 ½ x 24 ½ inches. Estimate: $150,000-250,000. © 2016 Keno Auctions  NEW YORK, NY.- Keno Auctions will hold its Boutique Winter Auction on January 24, 2016 at its Upper East Side gallery at 1 p.m. The highlights include a Gilbert Stuart Portrait of George Washington, circa 1796, a colorful work by American Impressionist Richard Edward Miller, and a recently... [Lire la suite]
19 novembre 2015

A large Chinese export blue and white cylindrical wine cooler, Qing Dynasty, circa 1800

A large Chinese export blue and white cylindrical wine cooler, Qing Dynasty, circa 1800. Estimate 1,000 — 2,000 GBP. Photo: Sotheby's. the cylindrical sides with two applied animal mask handles, painted to each side with retreats and pagodas in a mountainous river lanscape, below a band of diaper at the rim, drilled with a cyclical date reading Qianlong jiayin (corresponding to 1794), and an inscription reading Fuxingyuan Tang tongjing (Dedicated by Fuxingyuan Tang) and Huatuo... [Lire la suite]

29 juillet 2014

Chinese export ceramic "chicken" water dropper for the Asian market, 16th century, Ming dynasty

Chinese export ceramic "chicken" water dropper for the Asian market, 16th century, Ming dynasty. Photo courtesy Alberto Varela Santos Height: 8,5 cm, 3 in. - SOLD. Bibliography: -Chinese Blue and White by D. Macintosh, fig. 68; -The Blue and White Porcelain of China by B. Till, fig. 14; -Chinese Blue & White Ceramics by S.T.Yeo & J.Martin, plate 35. Alberto Varela Santos. www.santoslondon.com · santos@santoslondon.com · albertovsantos@aol.com
15 juin 2014

Two Chinese export blue and white porcelain saucers, Kangxi Period (1662-1722)

Two Chinese export blue and white porcelain saucers, Kangxi Period (1662-1722). Photo VERITAS ART AUCTIONEERS decoration depicting flowers and landscapes. Diam.: 11,5 cm. Estimation : 100 € / 150 € VERITAS ART AUCTIONEERS. Antiquités et Objets d'Art, Argenterie et Bijoux. 24 Juin 2014 à 21h. AV. ELIAS GARCIA, 157 A/B 1050-099 LISBOA. Contact:: Igor Olho-Azul +351 21 794 8000 - info@veritasleiloes.com
15 juin 2014

A pair of Chinese export Powder Blue porcelain jars, Kangxi Mark and Period (1662-1722)

A pair of Chinese export Powder Blue porcelain jars, Kangxi Mark and Period (1662-1722). Photo VERITAS ART AUCTIONEERS Powder blue and gilt decoration depicting garden view with birds, marked at the bases (one jar with restored rim). Alt.: 25 cm. Estimation : 500 € / 800 € VERITAS ART AUCTIONEERS. Antiquités et Objets d'Art, Argenterie et Bijoux. 24 Juin 2014 à 21h. AV. ELIAS GARCIA, 157 A/B 1050-099 LISBOA. Contact:: Igor Olho-Azul +351 21 794 8000 - info@veritasleiloes.com
03 mai 2014

A Chinese Export Dutch decorated Crucifixion saucer dish, Qing dynasty, circa 1735

A Chinese Export Dutch decorated Crucifixion saucer dish, Qing dynasty, circa 1735. Photo Sotheby's. after Peter Paul Rubens, brightly enamelled depicting the crucifixion scene;21.5cm., 8 1/2in. Estimation 5,000 — 7,000 GBP THE JULIAN THOMPSON STUDY COLLECTION Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art, London | 14 mai 2014 - http://www.sothebys.com/