14 juin 2019

Rare statue de Bouddha Shakyamuni en schiste gris, Pakistan, ancienne region du Gandhara, IIème-IIIème siècle

Lot 242. Rare statue de Bouddha Shakyamuni en schiste gris, Pakistan, ancienne region du Gandhara, IIème-IIIème siècle. Hauteur : 125 cm. (49 ¼ in.). Estimate: EUR 50,000 - EUR 70,000. Price realised EUR 62,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2019 Il est représenté debout en samabhanga sur un piédestal orné d’un bodhisattva assis flanqué d’adorants. Il est vêtu d’une robe monastique. Sa main droite est enabhayamudra. Son visage est empreint de sérénité. Un halo est placé derrière sa tête ;... [Lire la suite]

25 janvier 2018

Renaud Montméat Art d'Asie at BRAFA, 27 Jan - 4 Feb 2018, Stand 18d

Buddha, Northern Thailand, 16th-17th century. Bronze. H 55 cm. © Renaud Montméat Art d'Asie Provenance: French collection Musicians and garland bearers. Part of a frieze in grey schist, Pakistan, ancient region of Gandhara, circa 2nd century. H 13 x W 49 cm. Art Loss Register certificate. © Renaud Montméat Art d'Asie Provenance: European collection since the 1980s. Chakrasamvara, Tibet, 14th-15th century. Distemper on cloth, 87 x 72 cm. © Renaud... [Lire la suite]
21 janvier 2018

Jacques Barrère at BRAFA, 27 Jan - 4 Feb 2018, Stand 72b

  Uma. Grey sandstone. Khmer Art, Cambodia, Angkor Vat period, 12th century, 97 x 40 x 13 cm. © Jacques Barrère   Head of Buddha. Stucco. Greco-buddhist art from Gandhara, Afghanistan, Pakistan, 3rd-4th century, 16.5 x 10 x 12 cm. © Jacques Barrère Buddha under the Naga. Gray sandstone, Khmer Art, Cambodia, Post-Bayon period, 13th century-14th century, 84 x 35 cm. © Jacques Barrère Jacques Barrère at BRAFA, 27 Jan... [Lire la suite]
18 décembre 2017

British Museum opens the Sir Joseph Hotung Gallery of China and South Asia

Cloisonné jar, Ming dynasty, Xuande period (AD 1426-35). © The Trustees of the British Museum. LONDON.- The Sir Joseph Hotung Gallery of China and South Asia opened on 14 December after a full renovation and refurbishment (some sections of the gallery have been accessible from the 10 November 2017). The display includes a new narrative for China and South Asia which brings the story up to the present day. This renovation means the British Museum can include and rotate different types of objects such as... [Lire la suite]
12 juin 2016

Aquamarine - Dassu, Haramosh Mountains, North of the Skardu Road, Gilgit Division, Northern Areas, Pakistan

Aquamarine - Dassu, Haramosh Mountains, North of the Skardu Road, Gilgit Division, Northern Areas, Pakistan
11 avril 2016

Grenat, Northern area Shiger valley, Skardu, Pakistan

Grenat, Northern area Shiger valley, Skardu, Pakistan. Taille: 24 x 23 mm. Photo Tóth László
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15 mai 2015

"Millenium-cut" Peridot, Pakistan

"Millenium-cut" Peridot, Pakistan. Estimate US$ 12,000 - 15,000 (€11,000 - 13,000). Photo Bonhams. This fine peridot of excellent transparency has been faceted with a unique patented cut: a cut-cornered rectangle, with a checkerboard faceted crown and a pavilion which has a unique style of parallel incised lines which provide an added measure of brilliance. Weighing approximately 49.71 carats and measuring 26.0 x 18.0 x 12.0mm Bonhams. LAPIDARY WORKS OF ART, GEMSTONES AND MINERALS INCLUDING GOLD, 19 May 2015... [Lire la suite]
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01 août 2014

German-cut Stunning and Immense Peridot, Pakistan

German-cut Stunning and Immense Peridot, Pakistan. Photo Bonhams. Faceted in Idar-Oberstein by Bernd Cullman The impeccable German faceting of this star-cut, navette (marquise)–shaped stone is only one of its commendable characteristics. Faceted by one of the top cutters in the German gem-cutting city of Idar-Oberstein over 20 years ago the color of this astonishing peridot is a vivid and bright green with even saturation. Using desirable old rough, now unavailable in comparable sizes, the cutter has revealed the highly... [Lire la suite]
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29 décembre 2013

Padmapani. Swat Valley, Pakistan, circa 7th century

Padmapani. Swat Valley, Pakistan, circa 7th century. Photo courtesy Dalton-Somaré Ancient Art of Asia. Bronze. Height: 10.1 inches (26 cm). Dalton-Somaré Ancient Art of Asia. New Acquisitions. Friedman & Vallois Gallery, 27 East 67th Street, 2nd Floor, New York 10065. T (212) 517 3820 - M +39 335 808 8149 - info@daltonsomare.com - www.daltonsomare.com. Asia Week New York. A Celebration of Asian Art. MARCH 14–22, 2014
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31 août 2013

Brookite titanium dioxide, Kharan, Balochistan, Pakistan

Brookite titanium dioxide, Kharan, Balochistan, Pakistan
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