15 septembre 2021

A huanghuali and huamu square-corner cabinet, Fangjiaogui, Qing dynasty, 18th century

Lot 235. A huanghuali and huamu square-corner cabinet, Fangjiaogui, Qing dynasty, 18th century; 73 1/2in (186.7cm) high; 43 1/4in (109.8cm) long; 20 3/8in (51.8cm) deep. Estimate US$ 30,000 - 50,000 (€ 25,000 - 42,000). © Bonhams 2001-2021 The square-section rectangular frame of standard mitred, mortise and tenon construction, the side and front panels composed of huanghuali veneer, each door inset with one circular and two shaped rectangular burlwood panels set into elegant beaded frames,... [Lire la suite]

21 mars 2013

A magnificent and very rare huanghuali square-corner tapered cabinet,fangjiaogui, 17th-18th century 

A magnificent and very rare huanghuali square-corner tapered cabinet,fangjiaogui, 17th-18th century. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2013 Beautifully proportioned, with beaded top frame extending beyond the thick, square corner posts, with attractively figured panels on the sides and doors, set within square frames and opening from the removeable center stile to reveal the shelved interior, all above plain aprons and spandrels on the front and sides; 66¾ in. (170 cm.) high, 32 5/8 in. (82.9 cm.) wide, 18 in. (45.7 cm.)... [Lire la suite]
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23 février 2013

Fine Huanghuali furniture from an important private American collection to be offered at Christie's New York

Fine Huanghuali Furniture From an Important Private American Collection.  NEW YORK, NY.- On March 21, Christie's will offer 13 pieces of Fine Huanghuali Furniture from an Important Private American Collection. Dating from the 17th and 18th centuries, each is constructed from huanghuali, also known as yellow rosewood, among the most desirable and highly sought-after wood in Chinese furniture construction. Each item is a superb example of its type and carries an impeccable provenance.  Highlighting the collection is a... [Lire la suite]