20 août 2015

A Chinese yellow glass lobed bowl, 19th-20th century

A Chinese yellow glass lobed bowl, 19th-20th century. Estimate £600 – £1,000 ($940 - $1,566). Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 Each lobe is carved in low relief with a shaped panel enclosing flowers, birds and insects; 8 1/8 in. (20.6 cm.) diam., wood stand Property from The Geronimo Berenguer de Los Reyes, Jr. Collection CHRISTIE'S INTERIORS - INCLUDING ASIAN WORKS OF ART, 9 September 2015 - London, South Kensington 

20 août 2015

A pair of Chinese yellow glass wine cups and a carved yellow glass vase, 20th century

A pair of Chinese yellow glass wine cups and a carved yellow glass vase, 20th century. Estimate £600 – £1,000 ($940 - $1,566). Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 The exterior of the bowl is carved with an idyllic riverside landscape scene with pavilions, pine trees and tall mountains, featuring two scholars sitting by the riverbank and a fisherman playing the flute on a sampan; 8 3/8 in. (21.3 cm.) wide Property from The Geronimo Berenguer de Los Reyes, Jr. Collection Provenance: With P. C. Lu Works of Art Ltd, Hong... [Lire la suite]
20 août 2015

A Chinese yellow glass 'Landscape' bowl, late 19th-early 20th century

A Chinese yellow glass 'Landscape' bowl, late 19th-early 20th century. Estimate £1,000 – £1,500 ($1,566 - $2,349). Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 The exterior of the bowl is carved with an idyllic riverside landscape scene with pavilions, pine trees and tall mountains, featuring two scholars sitting by the riverbank and a fisherman playing the flute on a sampan; 8 3/8 in. (21.3 cm.) wide Property from The Geronimo Berenguer de Los Reyes, Jr. Collection Provenance: With P. C. Lu Works of Art Ltd, Hong Kong ... [Lire la suite]
20 août 2015

A pair of Chinese turquoise glass bowls, 19th-20th century

A pair of Chinese turquoise glass bowls, 19th-20th century. Estimate £600 – £1,000 ($940 - $1,566). Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 Each bowl carved to the exterior with a graduated honeycomb pattern, each base carved with an apocryphal Qianlong four-character mark within a square; 8 ½ in. (21.6 cm.) diam., carved wood stands Property from The Geronimo Berenguer de Los Reyes, Jr. Collection Literature: Clarence F. Shangraw, 'An Array of Choreographic Colours: Later Chinese Glass', Arts of Asia, January-February... [Lire la suite]
18 août 2015

A pair of small Chinese square-form red glass jardinières, early 20th century

A pair of small Chinese square-form red glass jardinières, early 20th century. Estimate £800 – £1,200 ($1,253 - $1,879). Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 Each crisply carved with birds amongst flowering branches; 6 3/8 in. (16.3 cm.) diam., wood stands Property from The Geronimo Berenguer de Los Reyes, Jr. Collection Provenance: With P.C. Lu & Sons, Ltd., Hong Kong CHRISTIE'S INTERIORS - INCLUDING ASIAN WORKS OF ART, 9 September 2015 - London, South Kensington
18 août 2015

A pair of Chinese red glass 'Immortals' bowls, 19th-20th century

A pair of Chinese red glass 'Immortals' bowls, 19th-20th century. Estimate £2,000 – £3,000 ($3,132 - $4,698). Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 Each bowl is carved with the Eight Immortals within a landscape scene, with willow, pine and lingzhi fungus; 6 ½ in. (16.5 cm.) diam., wood stands Property from The Geronimo Berenguer de Los Reyes, Jr. Collection Provenance: With Jade House, Hong Kong CHRISTIE'S INTERIORS - INCLUDING ASIAN WORKS OF ART, 9 September 2015 - London, South... [Lire la suite]

18 août 2015

A pair of Chinese sapphire-blue glass bowls, 19th century

A pair of Chinese sapphire-blue glass bowls, 19th century. Estimate £1,000 – £1,500 ($1,566 - $2,349). Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 The glass is of an even and translucent bright sapphire-blue tone; 4 3/8 in. (11.1 cm) diam, wood stands Property from The Geronimo Berenguer de Los Reyes, Jr. Collection Provenance: With Jade House, Hong Kong CHRISTIE'S INTERIORS - INCLUDING ASIAN WORKS OF ART, 9 September 2015 - London, South Kensington
18 août 2015

A pair of Chinese yellow glass ovoid jars and covers, late 19th-20th century

A pair of Chinese yellow glass ovoid jars and covers, late 19th-20th century. Estimate £1,200 – £1,800 ($1,879 - $2,819). Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 Each carved in low relief with a continuous scene of birds perched on flowering prunus branches, the domed covers similarly carved; 6 ½ in. (16.5 cm.) high, wood stands Property from The Geronimo Berenguer de Los Reyes, Jr. Collection CHRISTIE'S INTERIORS - INCLUDING ASIAN WORKS OF ART, 9 September 2015 - London, South Kensington
18 août 2015

A pair of Chinese yellow glass 'Dragon' bottle vases, 20th century

A pair of Chinese yellow glass 'Dragon' bottle vases, 20th century. Estimate £2,000 – £3,000 ($3,132 - $4,698). Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 Each vase boldly carved with two writhing dragons chasing the flaming pearl above waves to the body, and a further dragon encircling the long neck, all amongst fire scrolls; 15 in. (38 cm.) high, wood stands Property from The Geronimo Berenguer de Los Reyes, Jr. Collection CHRISTIE'S INTERIORS - INCLUDING ASIAN WORKS OF ART, 9 September 2015 - London, South... [Lire la suite]
18 août 2015

A Chinese yellow glass 'Dragon' bottle vase, 20th century

A Chinese yellow glass 'Dragon' bottle vase, 20th century. Estimate £800 – £1,200 ($1,253 - $1,879). Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 Boldly carved with two writhing dragons chasing the flaming pearl above waves to the body, and a further dragon encircling the long neck, all amongst fire scrolls; 14 ½ in. (36.8 cm.) high, wood stand Property from The Geronimo Berenguer de Los Reyes, Jr. Collection CHRISTIE'S INTERIORS - INCLUDING ASIAN WORKS OF ART, 9 September 2015 - London, South Kensington