06 avril 2023

Chinese Furniture sold at Sotheby's New York, 22 March 2023

Lot 542. A rare 'huanghuali' square-corner display cabinet (Lianggegui), Qing dynasty, 17th century. Height 204.8 cm; Width 112.4 cm; Depth 61.6 cm. Lot Sold 1,330,500 USD (Estimate 300,000 - 500,000 USD). © Sotheby's Property from The Personal Collection of the late Sir Joseph Hotung Provenance: Robert H. Ellsworth, New York, 21st May 1998. Staging Treasures: A Rare huanghuali Square-Corner Display Cabinet 17th century examples of cabinets made specifically for the... [Lire la suite]

04 octobre 2020

A huanghuali display cabinet, lianggegui, Ming dynasty, 17th century

Lot 80. A huanghuali display cabinet, lianggegui, Ming dynasty, 17th century; 87.2 by 44.7 by h. 187.3 cm, 34 ¼ by 17 ½ by h. 73 ¾ in. Estimate: 1,500,000 - 2,000,000 HKD. Lot sold 3,276,000 HKD. Courtesy Sotheby's. the large cabinet set with a pair of hinged doors composed of single-board floating panels within rectangular frames, opening to reveal a shelved interior with two drawers, beneath a display shelf with vertical spindles on the shorter sides, all supported on... [Lire la suite]
25 février 2019

A magnificent and very rare pair of huanghuali cabinets, with display shelf and exposed tenons, Lianggegui, Late Ming dynasty

Lot 315. A magnificent and very rare pair of huanghuali cabinets, with display shelf and exposed tenons, Lianggegui, Late Ming dynasty, 17th- 18th Century; 75 5/8 by 38 1/2 by 19 in., 192 by 97.8 by 48.2 cm. Estimate 300,000 — 400,000 USD. Lot sold 384,000 USD. Photo: Sotheby's. each accented by superbly grained single-board floating panels forming the sides and doors, secured within thick raised frames edged with recessive rounded lobing and beading, set on baitong rectangular hinges... [Lire la suite]