30 juin 2019

A gem set jade huqqa base, North India, 1740-1780

Lot 196. A gem set jade huqqa base, North India, 1740-1780; 6 3/8 ins. (16.2 cm.) high; 6 ¼ in. (16 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 200,000 - USD 300,000. Price realised USD 325,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2019.  Set with diamonds, rubies and emeralds, the underside with a rosette formed of six leafy tendrils. Provenance: Maharana Fateh Singh of Udaipur. Literature: Jaffer 2013, p.114, no.43 Exhibited: Delhi Exhibition, Delhi 1903, pl.75Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York... [Lire la suite]

21 janvier 2017

Chinese huqqa base made for the Islamic market, China, Kangxi period, 17th-18th century

Chinese huqqa base made for the Islamic market, China, Kangxi period, 17th-18th century, 20cm high. Amir Mohtashemi Ltd at Brafa Art Fair, Brussels, 21-29 january 2017. This Kangxi period (1662-1722) huqqa base copies 17th century Indian spherical huqqa base forms of metal or glass. The huqqa base of globular form, narrow truncated neck, the top grinded down with an Indian metal rim. It is decorated with blossoming prunus trees and peonies in blue, white and red, set in six mihrab panels. Later on, the huqqa base has... [Lire la suite]
21 janvier 2017

Chinese blue and white huqqa base made for the Indian market, China, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Chinese blue and white huqqa base made for the Indian market, China, Kangxi period (1662-1722), 20cm high. Amir Mohtashemi Ltd at Brafa Art Fair, Brussels, 21-29 january 2017. The compressed globular body of Indian form, painted in underglaze blue with three panels of depictions of Chinese antiques decorated on a cracked ice and prunus background. The neck and cup also painted with a cracked ice and prunus ground with an unglazed and rounded base. The form of this huqqa base derives from 17th century Indian... [Lire la suite]
16 avril 2016

A gem-set silver-gilt huqqa base, India, early 18th century

Lot 141. A gem-set silver-gilt huqqa base, India, early 18th century. Estimate 20,000 — 30,000 GBP (25,342 - 38,013 EUR). Unsold. Photo Sotheby's of bulbous form surmounted by an everted ridged neck, chased and engraved with floral stems within arched panels, the petals and leaves set with rubies and emeralds; 17cm. height.  Note: A huqqa base decorated in the same technique, with a floral pattern chased in relief but without any gemstones, is in the Al-Sabah Collection, Kuwait National... [Lire la suite]
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25 juin 2015

Amir Mohtashemi Ltd. at Masterpiece London 2015

Chinese porcelain blue ewer made for the Islamic market, Jingdezhen, China, 18th century. Price on request. Courtesy Amir Mohtashemi Ltd. Kraak dish decorated with Persian ladies, Jingdezhen, China, 17th century. Price on request. Courtesy Amir Mohtashemi Ltd.  Chinese blue and white huqqa base, China, Kangxi period (1662-1722). Price on request. Courtesy Amir Mohtashemi Ltd.    Blue and white Iznik tile, Turkey, First half of the 16th century. Price on request.... [Lire la suite]
27 juin 2014

Chinese blue and white huqqa base, China, Kangxi period (1662-1722).

Chinese blue and white huqqa base, China, Kangxi period (1662-1722). MASTERPIECES LONDON 2014. AMIR MOHTASHEMI LTD. STAND C5. 69 Kensington Church Street, London, W8 4BG, United Kingdom. T +44 20 7937 4422 - F +44 20 7937 4411 - www.amirmohtashemi.com - info@amirmohtashemi.com
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23 avril 2013

A Kangxi blue and white porcelain huqqa base for the Indian market, China, 1662-1722 AD

A Kangxi blue and white porcelain huqqa base for the Indian market, China, 1662-1722 AD - Sotheby's the porcelain body of squat bulbous form with a later added silver neck and mouth piece, decorated in underglaze blue with six panels each containing a different floral stem, the shoulder with a frieze of flowerheads; 18cm. Estimation: 10,000 - 15,000 GBP NOTE: A similar example sold in these rooms, 6 April 2011, lot 363. Sotheby's. Arts of the Islamic World. London | 24 avr. 2013 - www.sothebys.com
25 avril 2012

A Kangxi blue and white huqqa base with associated ringstand, China for the Indian market, 17th century

A Kangxi blue and white huqqa base with  associated ringstand, China for the Indian market, 17th century. Photo Sotheby's of squat bulbous form with narrow neck and mouth, the underglaze blue and white decoration composed of six brackets each enclosing a different flowering stem, the shoulder with a frieze of stylised flowerheads, the round base-ring with a sinuous vine on the concave and convex faces. 2.0. 15cm. Estimate 25,000-35,000 GBP. Unsold  ... [Lire la suite]
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05 avril 2012

An impressive Safavid polychrome figural pottery huqqa base. Kirman, Central Iran, second half 17th century

An impressive Safavid polychrome figural pottery huqqa base. Kirman, Central Iran, second half 17th century. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd 2012 Of bulbous form on short foot tapering to cylindrical neck with pronounced ring and wide flaring rim, spout on shoulder with cusped pronounced surround, the white ground decorated with a depiction of Khusraw hawking on horseback catching a glimpse of Shirin bathing half naked surrounded by green and orange floral spray and stylised depictions of running antelope on ground of... [Lire la suite]
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07 octobre 2011

A Chinese Blue and White Huqqa Base Made for the Persian Market, Kangxi, 1662-17

Lot 246. A Chinese Blue and White Huqqa Base Made for the Persian Market, Kangxi, 1662-1722; 23cm. height. Estimate 5,000-7,000 GBP. Lot 246 Sold: 6,250 GBP. Photo Sotheby's 2011 pyriform with bulbous base with tapering shoulders terminating in a ringed mouth, the body moulded and decorated in underglaze cobalt blue with imbricated lobed registers enclosing potted flowering plants, the neck with an arcade of flowers and diamond trellis motif, base with floral bouquet Note: See Yolande Crowe 2002 for details on the trade... [Lire la suite]
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