15 janvier 2014

A pair of incense burners, Vietnam, Lê Dynasty (XV century)

A pair of incense burners, Vietnam, Lê Dynasty (XV century), Bronze, Height: 15,8 cm. Photo courtesy Wei Asian Arts. Passionate sinologists, we have lived, studied and travelled in Asia over the last 30 years. Our research concentrated on Oriental culture and classical art with two specific interests in Buddhist sculpture and Chinese scholar objects. We have studied the traditional cultures of the various ethnic groups of this vast region and more specifically their beliefs, myths and artistic expressions. In archeology, our... [Lire la suite]

04 novembre 2013

A Pair of Cloisonné Enamel Pigeon-shaped Incense Burners and Covers, 18th century

A Pair of Cloisonné Enamel Pigeon-shaped Incense Burners and Covers, 18th century. Photo courtesy Bonhams ASIAN ART IN LONDON. 31st October -- 9th November 2013. BONHAMS KNIGHTSBRIDGE. Auction: Asian Art, Monday, 4th November, 2013. James Hammond - Rosangela Assennato - Rachel Hyman. Phone +44 (0)20 7447 7447 - Email james.hammond@bonhams.com - Email rosangela.assennato@bonhams.com - Website www.bonhams.com/asian