11 décembre 2018

A green, yellow and cream glazed pottery figure of a monkey, 17th century

Lot 159. A green, yellow and cream glazed pottery figure of a monkey, 17th century. H. : 38 cm (15 in.). Estimation 1 000 - 1 500 €. Vendu 2 080 €. © Artcurial Représentant le signe du zodiaque : le singe debout, vêtu d'une longue robe ; côtés de l'épi coupés et manque un coin. Artcurial. Vente Art d’Asie - 10 décembre 2018
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08 juin 2018

A white and brown-glazed biscuit figure of a monkey, Qianlong period (1736-1795)

Lot 96. Former Collection of Miss Coco Chanel (1883-1971). A white and brown-glazed biscuit figure of a monkey, Qianlong period (1736-1795). Hauteur: 22 cm. (8 ¾ in.). Estimate EUR 4,000 - EUR 6,000 (USD 4,694 - USD 7,041). Price realised EUR 112,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2018. Il est représenté assis sur un rocher. Au pelage finement incisé, il tient une pêche de longévité dans sa main droite. Sa tête, sculptée de façon réaliste, dégage un air espiègle. Provenance: Previously in the... [Lire la suite]
25 avril 2016

An Italian silver model of a monkey, mark of Buccellati, 20th century

Lot 2. An Italian silver model of a monkey, mark of Buccellati, 20th century. Estimate $1,500 - $2,500. Price Realized $2,500. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2016. Realistically modeled seated, with textured fur; marked underneath - 4 ½ in. (11.5 cm.) wide Christie's. IMPORTANT SILVER AND OBJECTS OF VERTU, 21 April 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza
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08 février 2016

White porcelain monkey in a suit holding a peach, China, circa 1970

White porcelain monkey in a suit holding a peach, China, circa 1970. Photo courtesy Animal Fine Arts 40cmH x 18cmW x 19cmD Animal Fine Arts.  Lehmweg 57,  Hamburg, 20251,  DE -  0049 15735984841
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08 février 2016

Master Exclusive Jewellery - Monkey, Animal world Collection

Master Exclusive Jewellery - Animal world Collection  Master Exclusive Jewellery - Animal world Collection
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08 février 2016

Lydia Courteille, Monkey Jewellery

Monkey earrings in 18k black rhodium gold with fancy sapphires, tsavorites and opals, POA, Lydia Courteille Lydia Courteille. Tsavorite, Opal & Sapphire Monkey Earrings Tsavorite 1.15 carats, Orange Sapphire 3.50 carats, Yellow Sapphire 0.20 carats, Opal 32.25 carats. 18k Yellow Gold. Lydia Courteille Monkey earrings.  Lydia Courteille. Cheeky Monkeys 18-karat blackened white gold multistone earrings. Floral Diamond Monkey Cuff - Lydia Courteille Collection Monkey Ring. Lydia Courteille Collection... [Lire la suite]
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03 janvier 2014

A fine white jade carving of a horse and monkey, 18th century

A fine white jade carving of a horse and monkey, 18th century. Photo courtesy Bonhams. Superbly carved with a monkey clambering on the back of a recumbent horse, the stone an icy white color of even tone throughout. 2 in (5.1cm) long. Sold for US$ 47,500 (€34,839)Property from the Collection of Emmanuel Gran, by DescentBonhams. FINE CHINESE WORKS OF ART, San Francisco, 17 Dec 2013 -www.bonhams.com
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19 juillet 2013

The Cheapside Hoard: London’s Lost Jewels at Museum of London

The Cheapside Hoard: London's Lost Jewels , London - Courtesy of Museum of London LONDON-  The Museum of London will open a major new exhibition investigating the secrets of the Cheapside Hoard. This extraordinary and priceless cache of late 16th and early 17th century jewels and gemstones – displayed in its entirety for the first time in over a century – was discovered in 1912, buried in a cellar on Cheapside in the City of London.Through new research and state-of-the-art technology, the exhibition will showcase the... [Lire la suite]
28 avril 2013

An important and rare Meissen white figure of a monkey, circa 1732

An important and rare Meissen white figure of a monkey, circa 1732 - Sotheby's modelled by J. J. Kändler for the Japanese Palace, Dresden, wearing a belt and seated on a tree stump taking a pinch of snuff from the oval box held in his left paw; 48.6cm., 19 1/8 in. high. Estimation: 200,000 - 400,000 GBP PROVENANCE: The Royal Collections of Saxony, Japanese Palace, DresdenProbably sold, 17th March 1849, to Johann Carl Friedrich Teichert, MeissenThe Property of the Rt. Hon. Lord Hastings, Sotheby’s London,... [Lire la suite]
23 mars 2013

Sotheby's London to offer an exceptionally rare Meissen Japanese palace monkey

Monkey with Snuff Box (detail), Meissen Porcelain, modelled by Johann Joachim Kändler, circa 1732, Est. £200,000-400,000. Photo: Sotheby's. LONDON.- Sotheby’s London announced that the highlight of the Meissen section from the Collection of Sir Gawaine and Lady Baillie Sale on May 1st 2013, is an exceptionally rare and early porcelain monkey c.1732, modelled by the innovative sculptor Johann Joachim Kändler. Estimated at £200,000-400,000, the finely modelled monkey is characteristic of Kändler’s earliest large-scale animal works,... [Lire la suite]