27 mai 2014

Former Chinese art collection of Baron Antoine Allard, the "Red Baron", to be offered at Sotheby's

A fine and rare large gilt-bronze figure of Buddha Shakyamuni, Tibet, late 14th or early 15th Century. 65 cm, 25 1/2 in. Estimate: 200,000 – 300,000€. Photo: Art Digital Studio / Sotheby’s France. A rare Imperial jade musical chime dating to the Qianlong Period (1736-95), one of the highlights of the sale (est. €180,000-220,000 / $250,000-306,000). Art Digital Studio / Sotheby’s France. A fine and rare Imperial carved agate 'LIngzhi' washer, Four-character Qianlong seal mark and period. Art Digital Studio / Sotheby’s... [Lire la suite]