26 mai 2011

Chinese 18th century's monochromes @ Czerny's

An important white porcelain vase. Qianlong six-character seal mark. Qing dynasty, 18th Century.. Photo Czerny's Globular body on a ring-shaped foot; long, cylindrical neck slightly flared at the border, decorated with relieved and engraved palm leaves; at the first part of the body a wide band with branches of peonies, a lingzhi decoration at the shoulder; covered by a warm, cream white glaze showing the underneath decorations, at the base a six-character seal mark. Excellent conditions. high 33,2 cm. Estimate 15000.00 |... [Lire la suite]

25 novembre 2010

Coral jewelry @ Doyles New York

Antique Carved Coral Necklace and Pair of Pendant-Earrings. photo Doyles New York The necklace centering a large carved coral woman's visage topped and flanked by grape clusters and a pair of children's faces, suspending one carved cupid head, completed by 15 carved corals depicting putti, cupids, ram's heads, joined by gold circle links, with earrings of similar design, fittings added later to earrings. Length 16 1/4 inches. Estimate $5,000-7,000 Platinum, Oxblood Coral and Diamond Ring. photo Doyles New York One... [Lire la suite]
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