08 janvier 2019

A small Chinese silver figure of a horse, 17th-18th century or earlier

Lot 1221. A small Chinese silver figure of a horse, 17th-18th century or earlier; 4¼ in. (10.9 cm.) long. Estimate $6,000 - USD 8,000. Price Realised $9,375. © Christie's Images Ltd 2011 Partially hollow cast standing foursquare with head facing forward and ears pricked, with hair markings scored on the long tail and on the segmented mane that falls on either side of the neck, with a small opening in the belly, some malachite encrustation. Provenance: Frank Caro, New York, prior to 1977.  ... [Lire la suite]

04 octobre 2016

A Chinese large silver ewer & cover, late Qing dynasty, late 19th-early 20th century

Lot 24. A Chinese large silver ewer and cover, late Qing dynasty, late 19th-early 20th century. Estimate 3,000 - $4,000. Price Realized incl. BP:$39,680. Photo Mosgreen. With a dragon handle, finely worked with opera scene on two sides, a poem inscribed on the neck, mark of "Fang Juixia" to the base; 28.5cm high; 865grams weight. Provenance: Honey church Antiques, HK; A private Perth collection. Mosgreen. International Decorative Arts, 17/04/2016
19 juillet 2011

A late 19th / early 20th century Chinese silver cigar case, by Wang Hing,

A late 19th / early 20th century Chinese silver cigar case, by Wang Hing, Photo Bonhams the front embossed with a pagoda amongst bamboo, the reverse engraved "Presented by J. A. dos Remedios to Captain Dwyer," gilt interior, length 12.3cm. Estimate: £400 - 500, € 450 - 570 Bonhams. British & Continental Silver & Objects of Vertu, 20 Jul 2011, Knightsbridge www.bonhams.com
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19 juillet 2011

Chinese silver card cases & cigarette cases

Photo Bonhams A Chinese silver card case, by Sing Fat. character mark and 90 embossed in high leaf with flowers and a crane wading among flowers on the opposite side,length 9.2cm. A silver and enamelled cigarette case with four sets of character marks, plain sides enamelled in relief with flowers and prunus blossom, length 8.3cm. An unmarked Chinese silver cigarette example, embossed with scholars on one side around a shield reserve, bamboo on the opposite side with stippled ground, a large unmarked Chinese silver... [Lire la suite]
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18 juillet 2011

Chinese silver card case, cigarette case and boxes

photos Bonhams A Chinese silver card case, unmarked embossed in high relief with Iris's, length 10cm, other boxes and cases, an unmarked cigarette case, one side embossed with a dragon in high relief, on a stippled ground, engine turned bands on the reverse, length 13.5cm, a small rectangular box, makers mark WA, character mark and 90, top and sides embossed with chrysanthemums, two other rectangular boxes, a cylindrical box and cover, makers mark TC, character mark, top and sides embossed with chrysanthemums, a circular... [Lire la suite]
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