12 mai 2014

Christie's Hong Kong announces a sale collaboration with Coobie Chui and Milton Man

HONG KONG.- On May 28, Christie's will present Through Connoisseurs’ Eyes – Works of Art for the Emperor, a sale of 22 imperial works sourced and curated in collaboration with Coobie Chui and Milton Man, two well-known connoisseurs in the field of Chinese art. Highlights include a magnificent Qianlong gilt-bronze vase inlaid with multi-coloured paste glass and a cloisonné enamel rectangular panel inscribed with an imperial poem.  At a very young age, Coobie and Milton were fascinated with the world of Chinese works of art.... [Lire la suite]

23 mai 2013

A very rare Pair of Imperial Inscribed Cloisonne Enamel Peach-Shaped Wall Vases, Qianlong period (1736-1795)

A very rare Pair of Imperial Inscribed Cloisonne Enamel Peach-Shaped Wall Vases, Qianlong period (1736-1795). Photo Christies Image Ltd 2013 Each vase is of peach shape with a gilt flat back, decorated in brightly coloured enamels with leafy branches bearing blossoming peach flowers, on a graduating pistachio-green, white, pink and red ground, superimposed with lines of gilt poetic inscriptions, one written in lishu script and the other in zhuanshu script. Both poems are surmounted by the... [Lire la suite]