24 février 2017

Nicholas Grindley at Asian Week New York, 9-18 march 2017

Pottery Lion-Dog, Chinese, Early Tang period, 7th century. Length: 7 1/2 in (19 cm). © Nicholas Grindley A wood, probably some sort of fruitwood, figure of a longevity god or immortal, probably Shouxing or Shoulao, Ming–Qing dynasty, 17th century. Height (excluding base) 19.6 cm (7 1/2 in). © Nicholas Grindley A jichimu table in the form of an archaic fang ding. China, probably Daoguang (1821-1850). Jichimu wood. 33 3/4 x 63 5/8 x 19 1/2 in (85.7 x 161.6 x 49.5... [Lire la suite]

11 juin 2016

A small Ge-type washer, Ming–Qing dynasty

Lot 636. A small Ge-type washer, Ming–Qing dynasty. Estimate 30,000 — 40,000 HKD. Lot sold 300,000 HKD. Photo: Sotheby's. of square section, rising on short bracket feet extending from the corners to an everted rim, covered overall with a creamy glaze suffused with a matrix of grey and golden crackles, the glaze stopping short of the feet revealing the dark body; 6.8 cm, 2 5/8 in. Sotheby's. Chinese Art, Hong Kong | 02 Jun 2016
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31 mars 2016

A large lingbi rock, Ming–Qing dynasty

Lot 2008, A large lingbi rock, Ming–Qing dynasty. Estimate 1,200,000 — 1,500,000 HKD (138,954 - 173,693 EUR). Photo Sotheby's. wrought out to stand on a narrowing foot and expanding towards the top, perforated with irregular openings, the surface of the dark rock smooth with a wrinkled texture, wood stand - 63 cm, 24 3/4  in. Sotheby's. Literati / Curiosity II, Hong Kong, 05 Apr 2016, 10:15 AM