29 mars 2022

An inscribed bronze ram-form lamp, Song - Qing dynasty

Lot 110. An inscribed bronze ram-form lamp, Song-Qing dynasty. Length 6¼ in., 16 cm. Lot sold: 15,120 USD (Estimate: 8,000 - 12,000 USD). © Sothebys. the base inscribed with a fourteen-character inscription in two different seal scripts reading Jianchu liunian wuyue zao zizi sunsun yongbaoyong, translating to 'made in the 5th month of Jianchu 6th year (corresponding to 81 AD), to be treasured and for the eternal use of the sons and grandsons', wood stand. ... [Lire la suite]

29 mars 2022

An inscribed silver-inlaid bronze ruler, Song-Qing dynasty

Lot 109. An inscribed silver-inlaid bronze ruler, Song-Qing dynasty. Length 9⅛ in., 23.1 cm. Lot sold: 18,900 USD (Estimate: 10,000 - 15,000 USD). © Sothebys. the reverse inscribed with a nineteen-character inscription reading Zhouchi hanzhiliu xintongchi houhanjianwutongchi jinqianchi bingtong (Zhou dynasty bronze ruler, Han dynasty Liu Xin bronze ruler, Jin dynasty Jianwu reign bronze ruler, all the same). Provenance: Collection of Professor D.M.S. Watson FSA (1886-1973).Sotheby's... [Lire la suite]
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14 juin 2020

A Scholar's Rock, Song-Qing Dynasty

Lot 432. A Scholar's Rock, Song-Qing Dynasty; 15.3 cm, 6 in. Estimate 40,000 — 60,000 HKD. Lot sold 50,000 HKD (5,698 EUR). Courtesy Sotheby's. horizontally oriented, the dark grey stone with a jagged surface and marked with protrusions and perforations, wood stand. Sotheby's. CHINA / 5000 YEARS, Hong Kong, 05 June 2020