13 septembre 2021

Bonhams Announces Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art and Paintings for September 20, 2021

Bonhams sale of Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art and Paintings will offer an impressive array of 250 lots from several notable collections. Highlights include a magnificent and rare 'robin's-egg' glazed archaistic hu-shaped two-handled vase, Qianlong six-character, impressed seal mark and of the period (1736-1795) from the Estate of Robert P. Youngman (estimate: US$400,000-600,000); an impressive zitan luohan chuang (bed) late Qing/Republic Period (estimate: US$200,000-300,000); Mountain Gorge, a splendid modern painting... [Lire la suite]

01 octobre 2018

An outstanding huanghuali couch-bed, luohan chuang, Late Ming dynasty, 16th – 17th century

Lot 3621. An outstanding huanghuali couch-bed, luohan chuang, Late Ming dynasty, 16th – 17th century; 78.5 by 199 by 95.3 cm, 30 7/8  by 78 3/8  by  37 1/2  in. Estimate 10,000,000 — 15,000,000 HKD (1,273,900 - 1,910,850 USD). Lot Sold 14,520,000 HKD (1,852,171 USD). Courtesy Sotheby's. of superb quality, the rectangular seat frame of standard mitre, mortoise and tenon construction, supported on a straight, constricted waist exquisitely... [Lire la suite]
24 mars 2016

A huanghuali couch-bed, luohan chuang, Late Ming dynasty

Lot 109, A huanghuali couch-bed, luohan chuang, Late Ming dynasty; 78.6 by 206.5 by 90 cm, 30 7/8  by 81 1/4  by 35 3/8  in. Estimate 9,800,000 — 15,000,000 HKD (1,153,406 - 1,765,417 EUR). Lot Sold 11,840,000 HKD (1,336,637 EUR). Photo Sotheby's. the seat frame of standard mitre, mortise and tenon construction supported by four transverse braces mortised and tennoned into the long members of the frame, the edge of the frame wojiao moulded at... [Lire la suite]
23 février 2016

Sotheby's Hong Kong to offer Ming furniture from an Asian Private Collection

 Couch Bed Luohan Chuang, Huanghuali Wood, Late Ming (1573–1644); Width 206.5 cm / Depth 90.9 cm / Height 79.1 cm / Seat Height 47.3 cm. Photo: Sotheby's. HONG KONG.- Following the ‘white-glove sale’ of Ming Furniture – The Dr S Y Yip Collection in October 2015, Sotheby’sHong Kong is honoured to offer Ming Furniture – An Asian Private Collection in the Chinese Works of Art Spring Sale series on 6 April 2016. The Collection is distinguished by its owner’s connoisseurship and keen interest in the history of Chinese... [Lire la suite]