15 mars 2014

Pair of armorial candlesticks, Qianlong period, circa 1744

Pair of armorial candlesticks, Qianlong period, circa 1744. Photo courtesy Cohen & Cohen. A rare pair of Chinese export candlesticks of European silver form with octagonal bases, the chimneys with the crest of Sir Richard Chase, Sheriff of Essex, the base with a distinctive cell-pattern border similar to that of the Jephson/Chase service of 1735. Cohen & Cohen. MasterArt at TEFAF 2014. 14-23 march 2014 - http://www.masterart.com/
14 mars 2014

A rare and important carved zitan armchair, Qing Dynasty, Qianlong Period

A rare and important carved zitan armchair, Qing Dynasty, Qianlong Period. Photo Sotheby's well-carved in relief with European influenced rocaille, acanthus and foliate trails, the backsplat of openwork vase-form, the shaped crestrail slightly outscrolled, the sideposts joined to the serpentine armrests, all enclosing elaborate and delicate openwork spandrels, the hard seat enclosed within a frame surmounting a recessed waist above curvilinear aprons, resting on cabriole legs terminating in slipper feet above small... [Lire la suite]
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21 février 2014

Chinese iron-rust glazed censer, Qianlong period

Chinese iron-rust glazed censer, Qianlong period. Photo Freeman's The compressed globular form censer with short waisted and lipped rim and a circular footring; the exterior covered with a metallic reddish brown glaze imitating bronze, the glaze continuing over the mouth rim and footring, leaving part interior and base unglazed. H: 3 3/4 inches D: 7 1/4 inches. Estimate $20,000-30,000 PROVENANCE: Previously from the collection of Geraldine Rockefeller Dodge at Madison NJ; sold as Lot 296 Sotheby's Parke Bernet in October 1975. ... [Lire la suite]
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04 février 2014

-Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art at Sotheby's, 18th-19th March 2014

Property From a Private Collection. A Rare Molded Blue and White Barbed Rim Dish, Yuan Dynasty, 14th Century. Estimate: 200,000 - 300,000 USD. Photo Sotheby's The Chinese Works of Art Department in New York will be holding a four-session, two day sale of close to 400 lots. Building on the success of previous sales, we continue to offer property from private collections that have not been seen on the market for many years.  This season’s offerings include Yuan Fu Yi jue, An Important and Very Rare Bronze Ritual Wine Vessel... [Lire la suite]
29 janvier 2014

Christie's Americana Week 2014 achieves $10.2 million led by a Chippendale tea table

A Chippendale Carved Mahogany Scallop-Top Tea Table, probably the shop of Benjamin Randolph (1737-1791), with carving possibly by Richard Butts, Philadelphia, circa 1770. Estimate: $800,000-1,200,000. Sold for: $905,000 £552,050 €660,650. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd 2014. NEW YORK, NY.- Christie’s Americana Week 2014 sales totaled $10,189,025, which included the sales of Important American Silver (January 23), Important American Furniture, Folk Art and Prints (January 24), and Chinese Export Art (January 27).  Chinese Export... [Lire la suite]
29 janvier 2014

Sotheby's Paris to offer works of art from the former collection of Vicomtesse de Courval

Elizabeth-Louise Vigée Le Brun (Paris 1755 - 1842), Portrait de Lady Perceval. Signé et daté en bas à droite Le Brun / 1804. 120,000 EUR - 150,000 €. Photo: Sotheby's.  PARIS.- Sotheby’s will offer for auction in Paris, on 25 March 2014, a refined collection redolent of the Belle Epoque, assembled by Vicomtesse de Courval. This lady of exquisite taste was born Mary Ray (1835-1902) into an important Francophile family in New York. She was a lover of the arts, perfecting her eye during trips to Europe with her family, and in... [Lire la suite]


06 janvier 2014

A Canton enamel ewer and cover, Qianlong period, 18th century

A Canton enamel ewer and cover, Qianlong period, 18th century. Photo Sotheby's height 7 in., 17.8 cm. Estimation 4,000 — 6,000 USD PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF PETER L. ROSENBERG Sotheby's. Important Americana. New York | 24 janv. 2014 - www.sothebys.com
05 janvier 2014

A pair of Chinese Export porcelain famille-rose figures of ladies, Qianlong period, 18th century

A pair of Chinese Export porcelain famille-rose figures of ladies, Qianlong period, 18th century. Photo Sotheby's. each with articulated heads and hands and holding a blue and white vase (4); height 10 1/4 in., 26 cm. Estimation 7,000 — 10,000 USD Provenance: Imperial Oriental Art, New York.PROPERTY FROM AN AMERICAN PRIVATE COLLECTION Sotheby's. Important Americana. New York | 24 janv. 2014 - www.sothebys.com
05 janvier 2014

A Chinese Export porcelain famille-rose figure of a monkey and vase, Qianlong period, late 18th century

A Chinese Export porcelain famille-rose figure  of a monkey and vase, Qianlong period, late 18th century. Photo Sotheby's. height 5 1/8 in., 13 cm. Estimation 2,500 — 3,500 USD Provenance: Sotheby Parke Bernet, New York, January 26, 1984, lot 48.PROPERTY OF AN IMPORTANT PRIVATE COLLECTOR Sotheby's. Important Americana. New York | 24 janv. 2014 - www.sothebys.com
05 janvier 2014

A group of four Chinese Export porcelain famille-rose figures of Immortals, Qianlong period, circa 1770

A group of four Chinese Export porcelain famille-rose figures of Immortals, Qianlong period, circa 1770. Photo Sotheby's. together with four rectangular bases (8); height of tallest 12 3/8 in., 31.4 cm. Estimation 12,000 — 18,000 USD Provenance: Alberto Varela Santos, London.PROPERTY FROM AN AMERICAN PRIVATE COLLECTION Sotheby's. Important Americana. New York | 24 janv. 2014 - www.sothebys.com


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