15 juillet 2022

A carved stone head of Luohan, Liao dynasty (916-1125)

Lot 3059. A carved stone head of Luohan, Liao dynasty (916-1125). H 34.5cm; Overall H 66cm. Sold for 3,120,000 (Estimate HKD 900,000 - 1,500,000). © Poly Auction Hong Kong Limited 2022. Provenance: 1. Christie's London, 11 June 1990, lot 1092. The Ten-Views Lingbi Rock Retreat Collection No.FR89. Poly Auction. Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, Hong Kong, 14 July 2022

26 mars 2022

A pale celadon jade figure of a luohan, Qing dynasty, 18th century

  Lot 26. A pale celadon jade figure of a luohan, Qing dynasty, 18th century. Length 3½ in., 8.5 , wood stand. Lot sold: 15,120 USD (Estimate: 20,000 - 30,000 USD). © Sothebys. with a sixteen-character inscription followed by two seals incised and gilt on one side. Provenance: Sotheby's London, 25th May 1965, lot 38. Collection of Dr Wou Kiuan (1910-1997). Wou Lien-Pai Museum, 1968-present, coll. no. Q.9.20.  Sotheby's. A Journey Through China's... [Lire la suite]
02 mars 2022

A polychrome lacquered wood figure of a luohan, Jin-Yuan dynasty, 12th-14th century

Lot 769. A polychrome lacquered wood figure of a luohan, Jin-Yuan dynasty, 12th-14th century; 26 in. (66 cm.) high. Estimate USD 20,000 – USD 30,000. Price realised USD 22,680. © Christie's 2022 The seated figure is shown with the hands held before the chest and wearing simple loose robes painted dark red. His head is turned slightly to the right and his face with strong features are accented by a short curly beard, mustache and brows, and piercing, black-inset eyes. Provenance: Sold for the... [Lire la suite]
11 novembre 2021

Tête de luohan, Chine, dynastie Yuan, 13°-14° siècles

Lot 183: Tête de luohan, Chine, dynastie Yuan, 13°-14° siècles. Pierre avec traces de pigments. H. 21 cm. Estimation: €900 - €1,500. Résultat 4 160 EUR. © Cornette de Saint-Cyr. Belle tête représentant un des dix-huit disciples originaux du Buddha (arhat dans le monde indien) selon la tradition chinoise. Le personnage est figuré âgé, le visage modelé dans une expression de sagesse, les yeux mi-clos, les oreilles aux lobes distendus comme son maître. Aucun caractère particulier ne permet toutefois de déterminer duquel... [Lire la suite]
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03 septembre 2021

A bronze head of a luohan, Yuan - Ming dynasty

Lot 1082. A bronze head of a luohan, Yuan - Ming dynasty (1279-1644); h. 20.5 cm. Estimate: 30,000 - 50,000 HKD. Lot Sold: 47,880 HKD. (C) 2021 Sotheby's Provenance: Mandala Fine Arts, Hong Kong.  Sotheby's. Chinese Art Online, including Song Ceramics from the Kai-Yin Lo Collection, Hong Kong, 26 August 2021
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17 juillet 2021

A stone head of a luohan, Ming dynasty (1368-1644)

  Lot 5079. A stone head of a luohan, Ming dynasty (1368-1644); h. 37 cm, overall 69 cm, wood stand. Estimate: 10,000 - 15,000 HKD. Lot sold: 40,320 HKD. Courtesy Sotheby's. Sotheby's. Chinese Online, including a Private Hong Kong Collection, Hong Kong, 2 July 2021
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11 mars 2021

Luohan, Chine, Dehua, Dynastie Qing, ca 18° siècle

Lot 100: Luohan, Chine, Dehua, Dynastie Qing, ca 18° siècle. Porcelaine monochrome « blanc de Chine » H. 10,2 cm. Est: €200 - €300. Sold: 1 400 €. Courtesy Cornette de Saint Cyr. Assise sur un rocher, un dragon à ses pieds, entourée de deux adorants. Petits accidents aux doigts de Guanyin. Provenance : Compagnie de la Chine et des Indes (Paris) (Inv.11498 Acquis à Beijing en 1937). Cornette de Saint-Cyr, Collections de la Compagnie de la Chine et des Indes (1ère vente). Lundi 22 Mars 2021... [Lire la suite]
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09 juin 2020

A small gilt-lacquered wood figure of a seated luohan, Ming dynasty, 17th century

Lot 3197. A small gilt-lacquered wood figure of a seated luohan, Ming dynasty, 17th century; 5 3/8 in. (13.7 cm.) high. Estimate $12,000 - $ 18,000. Price realised $30,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2015. The emaciated luohan is shown seated with hands held before the body. He wears loose robes draped either side of the bony chest, and a dhoti tied at the waist. His face is crisply carved with prominent cheekbones, short curly beard, mustache and eyebrows, and is... [Lire la suite]
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28 avril 2020

A silver-inlaid bronze figure of a Luohan, Qing dynasty, 18th century

Lot 162. A silver-inlaid bronze figure of a Luohan, Qing dynasty, 18th century; 3 3/4 in. (9.7 cm.) high. Estimate HKD 300,000 - HKD 500,000. Price realised HKD 375,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2015 The figure is well cast with his face looking forward bearing a benevolent expression, seated with one leg tucked under the other, his right arm supporting his body, and his left resting on his raised left knee. The loose flowing robes are open at the chest and are incised with foliate and scrolling... [Lire la suite]
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23 avril 2020

A gilt-lacquer wood figure of a luohan, Late Ming dynasty

Lot 651. A gilt-lacquer wood figure of a luohan, Late Ming dynasty; 43.4cm high. Sold for HK$ 43,750 (€ 5,240). © Bonhams. The figure carved standing high with the righ hand grasping onto a gnarled staff, the left holding the robe, further adorning a kasha decorated with wave patterns and floral hems as well as bracelets around the hands and feet, his prominent facial expression framed by a protruding cranium and chest bare revealling bone structures. Bonhams. Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, 24... [Lire la suite]
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