28 novembre 2016

Artemis Gallery to host Dec. 1 specialty auction focused on art of the ancient Americas

Lot 80: Inca Bi-Chrome Jar in Form of Parrot, Pre-Columbian, Central Peru, Inca, ca. 1200 to 1500 CE. Estimate: $800 - $1,200. Image courtesy Artemis Gallery. BOULDER, COLO.- Artemis Gallery is known for its beautifully presented auctions of ancient and ethnographic art from the world’s great civilizations, but their December 1st sale through LiveAuctioneers is taking an intentionally more-focused approach. The sale will showcase the legacy of Pre-Columbian and tribal cultures of the Americas.  “This year... [Lire la suite]

25 mai 2014

A pottery figure of a dog, Tang Dynasty

A pottery figure of a dog, Tang Dynasty. Photo Sotheby's naturalistically modelled as a dog seated on its haunches with its long tail curled tightly upwards at the back, its head held upright and flanked by floppy ears, traces of red earth adhering to the body, stand; 10.9 cm., 4 1/4 in. Estimation 20,000 — 30,000 HKD PROPERTY FROM THE BAOYIZHAI COLLECTION Sotheby's. Playthings From The Collection of Edward T. Chow Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, Collections Chinese Art Through the Eye of Sakamoto Gor - Asian Lacquer. Hong... [Lire la suite]
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19 janvier 2014

A pair of Chinese Export figures of dogs, late 18th-early 19th century

A pair of Chinese Export figures of dogs, late 18th-early 19th century. Photo Bonhams. Each seated wearing a collar and bell. height 6 1/4in (16cm); width 4 1/2in (11.5cm). Estimate US$ 2,000 - 4,000 (€1,500 - 2,900). Bonhams. FINE AMERICAN & EUROPEAN FURNITURE, SILVER, FOLK AND DECORATIVE ARTS & CLOCKS. New York. 23 Jan 2014 - www.bonhams.com
01 septembre 2013

Dog, China, Dehua, Qing Dynasty (1644 - 1911), Kangxi era (1662 - 1722), 1675 - 1725

Dog, China, Dehua, Qing Dynasty (1644 - 1911), Kangxi era (1662 - 1722), 1675 - 1725. Porcelain, without painting. H. 15.7 cm, L 10.1 cm, depth 6.5 cm. PO 9168. Porcelain Collection. © Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden 2013
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01 septembre 2013

Two puppies, Japan, Arita, Edo period (1603 - 1868), 1670 - 1700

Two puppies, Japan, Arita, Edo period (1603 - 1868), 1670 - 1700. Porcelain, painted in overglaze black, iron red, aubergine and gold. H. 13.9 cm, 12.5 cm. PO 4813. Porcelain Collection. © Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden 2013 Two puppies, Japan, Arita, Edo period (1603 - 1868), 1670 - 1700. Porcelain, painted in overglaze black, iron red, aubergine and gold. H. 14.6 cm, L 14 cm. PO 4815. Porcelain Collection. © Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden 2013 The beautiful figures of the... [Lire la suite]
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11 août 2013

Gildet bronze figure of a dog cast with an out streched neck, Western Han Dynasty (206 BC - 9 AD)

Gilded bronze figure of a dog cast with an out streched neck, Western Han Dynasty  (206 BC - 9 AD). Photo courtesy Nagel Auktionen Nagel. November 2nd 2013 - Julius Eberhardt Collection - Japan, Korea - http://www.auction.de
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09 août 2012

Horn with a tip in the form of a half-figure of a dog. Mid-5th century BC. Semibratny burial mound 4. Kuban basin, Russia

Horn with a tip in the form of a half-figure of a dog. Mid-5th century BC. Semibratny burial mound 4. Kuban basin, Russia. Gold
07 novembre 2010

Thomas Grünfeld, Dog/Rooster & Ostrich/Rooster/Donkey, from the Misfits Series, 1998 & 2006

Thomas Grünfeld, Dog/Rooster, from the Misfits Series, 1998. photo courtesy Philips de Pury & Co. Taxidermied dog and rooster. 23 x 20 x 38 1/2 in. (58.4 x 50.8 x 97.8 cm).  ESTIMATE $10,000-15,000 PROVENANCE  Galerie Michael Janssen, Berlin EXHIBITED  Volkart, Yvonne, Infobiobodies: Art & Esthetic Strategies in the New World Order, Next Cyberfeminist International, Berlin, 1999 Thomas Grünfeld, Ostrich/Rooster/Donkey, from the Misfits Series, 2006. photo courtesy Philips de Pury &... [Lire la suite]
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25 juillet 2010

Boston World Coin Auction @ Heritage Auctions

Heritage Auctions presents the first Official ANA Auction of Ancient & World Coins in more decades than anyone at Heritage can remember — and that includes all of us 'old-timers.' Following our first Signature Auction of Ancient and World Coins as the Official Auctioneer of the CICF, and our record-setting NYINC auctions, you can easily see that Heritage is dedicated to bringing you the very finest numismatic properties in the most important auctions of the year. This auction will take place August 12-16 in Boston and over the... [Lire la suite]
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