04 mars 2017

A pair of famille rose jardinières, Late Qing-Republic period

Lot 2149. A pair of famille rose jardinières, Late Qing-Republic period. Estimate US$ 6,000 - 8,000 (€5,700 - 7,600). Photo: Bonhams. Each with bulging sides and flat-lipped rim, painted as mirror images of each other with a pair of magpies in a garden setting of flowering prunus, peony, chrysanthemum and fluttering butterflies, all between lappet borders. 14 1/2in (37cm) diameter Bonhams. CHINESE WORKS OF ART AND PAINTINGS, 13 Mar 2017, 12:00 EDT, NEW YORK

11 septembre 2016

A large Chinese yellow ground and underglaze blue "eight treasures" vase, hu, late Qing-Republic period

Lot 208. A large Chinese yellow ground and underglaze blue "eight treasures" vase, hu, late Qing-Republic period. Estimate $5,000-8,000. Sold for $21,250. Photo Freeman's the body painted with meandering leafy scroll and the eight treasures of Buddhism, between a band of pendent ruyi motifs and a band of upright lappet border, the neck flanked by a pair of scroll handles; drilled. H: 17 in., 43 cm   Provenance: Property from a Long Island family collection Freeman's. Asian... [Lire la suite]
11 juillet 2016

Back on agate and carved stone scholar's objects at Bonhams San Francisco, 29 june 2016

Lot 9116. Two carved agate containers, Late Qing-Republic period. Estimate USD 800 ~ 1,200. Sold for US$ 1,625 (€1,467). Photo: Bonhams. he first thinly sectioned as a curved leaf forming a shallow well rising from reticulated flowering and fruiting branches with two songbirds perched on the rim, the translucent stone marked with russet patches (losses); the second a libation cup of inverted bell form with handles carved as stylized dragons, the translucent stone of gray with a faint golden cast... [Lire la suite]
30 juin 2016

A Group of five civil rank badges, Late Qing-Republic period

Lot 9202. A Group of five civil rank badges, Late Qing-Republic period. Estimate USD 1,500 ~ 2,500. Sold for US$ 1,187 (€1,069). Photo: Bonhams. Including a pair of ninth rank paradise fly catchers still attached to one another, each embroidered with shades of blue and white satin stitches, couched silver and gilt-wrapped threads (wear, soiling); the third a kesi-woven silver pheasant of the fifth rank woven in shades of blue against the present variegated brown ground with some details added in ink... [Lire la suite]
30 juin 2016

A large group of twenty-eight unfinished rank badges, Late Qing-Republic period

  Lot 9199. A large group of twenty-eight unfinished rank badges, Late Qing-Republic period. Estimate USD 2,000 ~ 3,000. Sold for US$ 3,125 (€2,814). Photo: Bonhams. Including ten pairs in various sizes and embroidery techniques but without any animal or bird for rank designation (many with wear, soiling); one pair of brocade woven badges in black, white and red with what may be the pheasant of the fifth civil rank; one pair embroidered in counted stitch and couched gilt threads with what may be the... [Lire la suite]
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30 juin 2016

Five pairs of civil rank badges with metallic-wrapped threads, Late Qing-Republic period

Lot 9198. Five pairs of civil rank badges with metallic-wrapped threads, Late Qing-Republic period. Estimate USD 1,500 ~ 2,500. Sold for US$ 2,500 (€2,251). Photo: Bonhams. The first pair kesi-woven with a second rank golden pheasant in gilt-wrapped threads amid blue cloud scrolls and bright red sun (borders torn, worn); the second pair embroidered in counted stitch with a fourth rank wild goose separately worked and applied onto a black gauze badge now lined with cerise silk, both badges and birds combining... [Lire la suite]

30 juin 2016

Five pairs of embroidered civil rank badges with applied birds, Late Qing-Republic period

Lot 9197. Five pairs of embroidered civil rank badges with applied birds, Late Qing-Republic period. Estimate USD1,500 ~ 2,500. Sold for US$ 1,375 (€1,238). Photo: Bonhams. Including two pairs in brightly worked counted stitch with similar wanzi diaper backgrounds in shades of blue, one pair applied with what may be a yellow and white wild goose of the fourth rank, the other pair applied with a second rank silver pheasant (soiling); the third pair in satin stitch applied with a brightly colored... [Lire la suite]
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30 juin 2016

Four pairs of embroidered civil rank badges, Late Qing/Republic period

Lot 9196. Four pairs of embroidered civil rank badges, Late Qing-Republic period. Estimate USD 1,500 ~ 2,500. Sold for US$ 1,375 (€1,238). Photo: Bonhams. Including two pairs in brightly worked counted stitch with similar wanzi diaper backgrounds in shades of blue, one pair applied with what may be a yellow and white wild goose of the fourth rank, the other pair applied with a second rank silver pheasant (soiling); the third pair in satin stitch applied with a brightly colored peacock of the third... [Lire la suite]
29 juin 2016

A Dehua figure of Guanyin, Late Qing-Republic period

Lot 9364. A Dehua figure of Guanyin, Late Qing-Republic period. Estimate US$ 1,000 - 1,500 (€900 - 1,400). Photo Bonhams. Shown holding a scroll in one hand as she stands on a huge lotus leaf supported on waves with applied lotus plants, the pearl pendants and necklace applied to the surface of the figure stamped on the reverse with the seals Dehua and bo zhi yu ren; together with an elaborate colored silk lamp shade and wood lamp stand that holds the figure. 16 3/8in (41.5cm) high ... [Lire la suite]
29 juin 2016

A coral red glazed cylindrical vase, Late Qing-Republic period

Lot 9354. A coral red glazed cylindrical vase, Late Qing-Republic period. Estimate US$ 1,000 - 1,500 (€900 - 1,400). Photo Bonhams. Molded with a flared rim to the trumpet neck, a canted shoulder and spreading foot, the enamel covering all surfaces and applied over a colorless glaze visible on the interior walls (wear). 10in (25.5cm) high Bonhams. ASIAN DECORATIVE ARTS, 2016-06-29 10:00 PDT - SAN FRANCISCO