11 septembre 2016

A rare lingbi ‘waterfall’ scholar’s rock, 16th-17th century

Lot 1106. A rare lingbi ‘waterfall’ scholar’s rock, 16th-17th century. Estimate USD 25,000 - USD 30,000. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2016 The dark grey stone has white veining that suggests cascading waterfalls seen on both sides, and a figure with outstretched arms walking on a path on one side.9 ¼ in. (23.5 cm.) wide, original tieli wood stand. Literature : Marcus Flacks, Contemplating Rocks, London, 2012, pp. 6, 56 and 117-21. Notes:Rocks of this type are prized by scholars as they are a... [Lire la suite]

05 mai 2016

A lingbi scholar's rock, Qing Dynasty

Lot 103. A lingbi scholar's rock, Qing Dynasty. Estimate £2,000 - 3,000 (€2,500 - 3,800). Photo Bonhams. The rock weathered to a jagged form, with strong diagonal movement, rising from a small base to a broad shoulder, with a carved hard wood stand. Including stand: 42cm (16 1/2in) high (2). A European Private Collection of Scholar's Rocks Bonhams. AUCTION 23541: ASIAN ART, 10:30 BST - LONDON, KNIGHTSBRIDGE
26 février 2016

A Lingbi Scholar's Rock

Lot 8148. A Lingbi Scholar's Rock. Estimate US$ 5,000 - 7,000 (€4,500 - 6,300). Photo: Bonhams.  In the form of a horizontal, sloping mountain, with dramatic overhangs and hollows, the stone of dark gray color with white veins and deep striations, the surface with a glossy quality, wood stand. 26in (66cm) long Bonhams. CHINESE WORKS OF ART, 11:00 EDT  - NEW YORK
09 septembre 2015

A lingbi scholar's rock

A lingbi scholar's rock. Estimate US$ 2,500 - 4,000 (€2,200 - 3,600). Photo: Bonhams. Short and narrow in an irregular tubular shape, the gray-black stone densely striated to form a sharp and craggy exterior, supported by a custom made hardwood stand carved to the contours of the underside and incised with a 14-character archaistic inscription across the front. 13in (33cm) long  Notes: The sardonic inscription quotes a Southern Song ode referencing the artist Mi Fu's legendarily eccentric relationship... [Lire la suite]
04 janvier 2014

A lingbi stone mountain

A lingbi stone mountain, Qing dynasty. Photo Sotheby's resembling a rocky mountain with variegated peaks, the black velvety stone with a softly wrinkled surface texture accentuated with white veins, wood stand. Quantité: 2 - 7.5cm., 6 7/8 in. Estimation 3,000 — 5,000 GBP. Lot. Vendu 3,750 GBP Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art. London | 06 nov. 2013 -www.sothebys.com
04 décembre 2013

Lingbi Scholar Rock with Carved Marble Base. China, Ming dynasty

Lingbi Scholar Rock with Carved Marble Base. China, Ming dynasty. Photo courtesy China 2000 Fine Art Lingbi stone and marble. Rock: 22.75 (Height) x 14.75 (Width) x 4.75 (Depth) inches (57.8 x 37.4 x 12 cm). China 2000 Fine Art. 177 East 87th Street, Suite 601, New York 10128. T (212) 472 9800 - M (917) 685 6088 - c2000fa@aol.com - www.china2000fineart.com  Asia Week New York. MARCH 15–21 2014

03 novembre 2013

A Lingbi stone mountain, Qing dynasty

A Lingbi stone mountain, Qing dynasty. Photo Sotheby's. resembling a rocky mountain with variegated peaks, the black velvety stone with a softly wrinkled surface texture accentuated with white veins, wood stand. Quantité: 2;7.5cm., 6 7/8 in. Estimation 3,000 - 5,000 GBP Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art. London | 06 nov. 2013 -http://www.sothebys.com/ 
30 juillet 2013

Large Lingbi Scholars Rock with Wood Stand.

Large Lingbi Scholars Rock with Wood Stand. Height with stand: 67 inches (170 cm). Photo courtesy Ralph M. Chait Galleries, Inc. Ralph M. Chait Galleries, Inc. 724 Fifth Avenue, 10th Floor, New York 10019. T (212) 397 2818 - info@rmchaitgal.net - www.rmchait.com
20 août 2012

Chinese lingbi scholar's rock on stand

Chinese lingbi scholar's rock on stand. 2012 © Freeman's Auctioneers & Appraisers The black and smooth stone of smooth, naturalistic form with open sections; with fitted wood base. H: 18 in. Estimate $2,000-3,000  Freeman's Auctioneers & Appraisers. ASIAN ARTS. Sep 09 2012 10:00
05 mai 2012

A black 'Lingbi' rock. Qing dynasty

A black 'Lingbi' rock. Qing dynasty.  Photo Sotheby's a black 'Lingbi' limestone with perforations and white striations, with a clear metallic resonance, oriented three possible ways on three different hongmu stands; 14.3 by 33.5 cm., 5 5/8 by 13 1/4 in. Estimate 400,000-600,000 HKD. Lot 3247 vendu: 500,000 HKD Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art. Hong Kong | 04 avr. 2012 www.sothebys.com