16 mai 2019

A white jade marriage bowl, Qianlong period (1736-1795)

Lot 249. A white jade marriage bowl, Qianlong period (1736-1795); 8 ¾ in. (22.3 cm.) wide, across the handles. Estimate: £60,000 - £100,000. Price realised GBP 395,250. © Christie's Images Ltd 2019. The elegant vessel is skilfully carved with rounded sides rising to an incurved rim and is supported on a slightly flaring foot. The rim is flanked by a pair of loose-ring openwork loop handles, each finely worked in low relief with a dragon with bulging eyes, a single horn and archaistic scroll... [Lire la suite]
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24 août 2018

A well-carved white jade marriage bowl, Qianlong period (1736-1795)

Lot 946. A well-carved white jade marriage bowl, Qianlong period (1736-1795);10 ¼ in. (26 cm.) wide across handles. Estimate USD 150,000 - USD 250,000. Price realised USD 588,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2018. The compressed body is raised on four ruyi-head supports and carved in low relief on two sides with a shou character supported by a highly stylized bat above ruyi-shaped clouds, the tips of the extended wings linked to linear scrolls that continue around the sides. Above... [Lire la suite]
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27 juin 2016

A selection of jade items at Bonhams, San Francisco, 28 june 2016

Lot 8048. A fine archaistic very pale greenish-white jade vase, Qianlong period (1735-1795). Estimate US$ 80,000 - 120,000 (€72,000 - 110,000). Photo Bonhams. Exceptionally carved from a single piece of very pale greenish-white stone, the flattened body swelling elegantly before narrowing to rest on a small stepped foot, the smooth sides minimally embellished with a band of shallow-carved taotie masks above the foot and another band of confronted chilong around the neck, flanked by a pair of chilong handles... [Lire la suite]
09 avril 2016

A superb and finely carved white jade marriage bowl, mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795)

Lot 60. A superb and finely carved white jade marriage bowl, mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795). Estimate HKD 2,500,000 — 3,500,000 (282,229 - 395,121 EUR). Lot Sold 6,080,000 HKD (686,381 EUR). Photo: Sotheby's.  with deep rounded sides supported on four splayed feet, rising to an everted rim flanked by a pair of loose ring handles suspending from two dragons, each skilfully rendered with outstretched wings decorated with archaistic... [Lire la suite]
25 février 2016

An exceptional pale green jade marriage bowl, Qianlong four-character mark, 18th/19th century

Lot 8063. An exceptional pale green jade marriage bowl, Qianlong four-character mark, 18th-19th century. Estimate US$ 60,000 - 100,000 (€54,000 - 91,000. Photo: Bonhams. The very pale, green-tinted stone smoothly hollowed as an open bowl, carved in low relief around the exterior with a continuous scene of five cranes wading among luscious lotus fronds and blossoms, the rim with two stylized animal-heads each suspending a loose-ring handle, the interior plainly formed with a soft gleaming polish, and the bowl raised... [Lire la suite]
11 novembre 2015

A rare and finely carved white jade marriage bowl and a carved zitan stand, Qianlong period (1736-1795)

A rare and finely carved white jade marriage bowl and a carved zitan stand, Qianlong period (1736-1795). Estimate £100,000 - £150,000 ($150,800 - $226,200). Price Realized £782,500 ($1,180,010). Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 The marriage bowl is superbly hollowed with tall, thick walls supported on four flared ruyi-form feet. The centre of the interior is exquisitely carved in high relief to depict a large open chrysanthemum flower, surrounded by six smaller chrysanthemum blooms with leafy branches. The pair of... [Lire la suite]
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23 octobre 2015

Christie's London announces Asian Art Sales to take place between 10 and 13 November

  LONDON.- Christie’s Asian Art sales in London this autumn will take place between 10 and 13 November, presenting a wide array of beautiful and rare works of exceptional quality and with important provenance, many offered to the market for the first time in decades. The five auctions feature important works of art from a number of collections, including Chinese Archaic Bronzes from an Important Private European Collection, the Adrian Joseph Collection, the Late Francis Golding Collection, the collection of a Private... [Lire la suite]
15 mai 2013

A Exceptionally Large and Rare Imperial Jade Marriage Bowl, Qianlong Mark and Period (1736-1795)

A Exceptionally Large and Rare Imperial Jade Marriage Bowl, Qianlong Mark and Period (1736-1795). Photo Florence Number Nine The shallow rounded bowl flanked on either side by handles shaped in the form of lion heads suspending loose rings. The head of the animal is embellished with a fine carving and relief with archaic style motifs. It rests on a wooden base. Estimate: €40,000 - €60,000 Provenance: An Important Private French Collection See a similar stylistic example sold for $1,164,877 USD at... [Lire la suite]
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22 février 2013

I.M. Chait invites Asia Week visitors to March 17 auction of Important Chinese Ceramics and Asian Works of Art

Magnificent and highly important 14th-century Yuan Dynasty blue and white ovoid porcelain jar with narrative scene from the Yuan zaju drama ‘The Savior Yuchi Gong.’ Estimate upon request. I.M. Chait image. BEVERLY HILLS, CA.- The excitement of Asia Week New York, with its multitude of lectures, exhibitions and other special events, has attracted knowledgeable buyers from the Far East to Manhattan for the past seven years. Now dedicated Asian art aficionados who spend as long as 16 hours on an airplane to reach the US East Coast... [Lire la suite]
16 février 2013

A large 'Marriage Bowl' with dragon relief, China, Qing dynasty (1644-1911)

A large 'Marriage Bowl' with dragon relief, China, Qing-dynasty (1644-1911). Photo Auktionshaus Stahl Carved and gourd green jade. Bellied bowl with large side handles in the shape of dragon heads and rings. The wall decorated with a vivid relief of dragons on a curly cloud underground. The surface of the wall partly min. retouched. H. 11 cm, diam. 29 cm. Weight ca. 4,4 kg. Estimation : 5 000 € Provenance.: Rare Chinese Bronzes and Works of Art from an important private collection in France (Lot 700... [Lire la suite]
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