04 novembre 2013

Kawanabe Kyosai (1831-1889), Jigoku dayu [Hell Courtesan]

Kawanabe Kyosai (1831-1889), Jigoku dayu [Hell Courtesan]. Hanging scroll, ink, colour and gold on silk, signed Joku Kyosai zu [Equal in Nothingness, painted by Kyosai] and sealed Kyosai gi kaku [painted by Kyosai for amusement]. Dimensions: 149 x 95cm (58 3/5 x 37 1/2 in.). Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2013 ASIAN ART IN LONDON. 31st October -- 9th November 2013. CHRISTIE'S SOUTH KENSINGTON. Auction: Asobi: Ingenious Creativity, Ceramics from the Collection of Bernard Leach, Tuesday, 15 October,... [Lire la suite]
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31 août 2011

The Sartin Collection of Asian Art & Fine Japanese Works of Art during Asia week @ Bonhams New York

A parcel-gilt silver repousse figure of Padmasambhava in the aspect of Nyima Oser Tibet, 18th century. Pre-sale estimate $60,000-80,000. Photo: Bonhams NEW YORK, N.Y.- Bonhams is thrilled to participate in New York City’s Asia Week 2011, which brings together a variety of art outlets to celebrate Asian art from China, India, Japan, Korea, the Himalayas and Southeast Asia. Bonhams will highlight this week with two sales on September 13, 2011—The Sartin Collection of Asian Art and Fine Japanese Works of Art. The Sartin Collection of... [Lire la suite]
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28 février 2010

Spring Blooms at Christie's Japanese and Korean Art Sale

A rare and important blue and white porcelain jar, Joseon Dynasty (18th century), 19 5/16in. (49cm.) high; 14 15/16in. (38cm.) diameter. Estimate: $500,000-700,000. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd 2010. NEW YORK, NY.- On March 24, Christie’s will offer Japanese and Korean Art, which will include over 160 traditional and modern works of art. The Japanese section of the sale will feature a noteworthy group of paintings of beauty and the erotic, and the Korean section will offer an exquisite group of ceramics and an array of... [Lire la suite]