24 mai 2022

A rare huanghuali square table, late Ming-early Qing dynasty

Lot 100. A rare huanghuali square table, late Ming-early Qing dynasty; 105.5 by 105.5 by 88.2 cm, 41½ by 41½ by 34¾ in. Lot sold 453,600 GBP (Estimate : 120,000 - 160,000 GBP). © Sotheby's 2022 Note: Tables of this versatile form and size were designed as surfaces for dining, writing, appreciating antiques, or even playing games. Square tables often appear on printed books and paintings, such as in the illustration of Chapter 11 of a Chongzhen period edition of Jin Ping Mei [The Plum in... [Lire la suite]

02 mai 2020

A square huanghuali table, Qing dynasty, 18th century

Lot 263. A square huanghuali table, Qing dynasty, 18th century; 82.8 by 83cm., 32 5/8  by 32 6/8 in. Estimate 15,000 — 20,000 GBP (20,908 — 27,878 EUR). Lot Sold 106,250 GBP (148,102 EUR). Photo Sotheby's 2015 the framed rounded edge top supported on four round legs joined by two parallel stretchers carved to suggest double stems of bamboo set on all sides with widely spaced pairs of vertical double ring openwork... [Lire la suite]
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25 mars 2019

A 'huanghuali' square table, Qing dynasty, 19th-20th century

Lot 1614. A 'huanghuali' square table, Qing dynasty, 19th-20th century. Height 9 1/2  in., 24.1 cm; Width 26 1/2  in., 67.3 cm; Depth 26 1/2  in., 67.3 cm. Estimate 20,000 - 30,000 USD. Lot sold 68,750 USD. Courtesy Sotheby's. with a three-board floating panel top within an 'ice-plate' edge.  Sotheby's. Saturday at Sotheby's: Asian Art, New York, 23 March 2019  
31 janvier 2018

A rare and unusual 'huanghuali' square table (kangji), 17th century

Lot 343. A rare and unusual 'huanghuali' square table (kangji), 17th century; 11 1/2 by 30 3/4 by 30 3/4 in., 29.3 by 78 by 78 cm. Estimate 10,000 — 15,000 USD. Lot Sold 158,500 USD. Photo: Sotheby's 2010. the two panel top set within a square frame, all above a waisted section carved and pierced with archaistic scrolls and simulated bamboo nodes on each corner, continuing down to the shaped apron carved with confronting dragons, flanked by animal-head cabriole legs terminating in claw and... [Lire la suite]
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04 novembre 2016

A rare and large huanghuali square table, late Ming-early Qing dynasty, 17th century

Lot 195. A rare and large huanghuali square table, late Ming-early Qing dynasty, 17th century. Estimate GBP 100,000 - GBP 200,000 (USD 123,300 - USD 246,600). Photo Christie's Images Ltd 2016. The table is decorated with a wide apron carved with dragons, above scroll-form spandrels and supported on legs of circular section. 34 in. (86.4 cm.) high, 41 in. (104 cm.) wide Christie's. Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, 8 November 2016, London, King Street
15 mars 2014

A pair of huanghuali square tables with triple aprons and stretchers, Ming Dynasty, 17th Century

A pair of huanghuali square tables with triple aprons and stretchers, Ming Dynasty, 17th Century. Photo courtesy Andy Hei. H. 86 x D. 101 x L. 101 cm Huanghuali and zitan were the most distinguished and expensive woods used for the highest quality Chinese furniture. The most prized examples date back to the late Ming (1368-1644) and early Qing (1644-1911) periods, when elegant design, meticulous craftsmanship and beautiful wood grains contributed to the peak of Chinese classical furniture. For years there has been a debate among... [Lire la suite]
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22 février 2014

A huali and mixed wood square table, 19th century

A huali and mixed wood square table, 19th century. Photo Bonhams. The two-board top set into a mitered, motsie and tenoned frame with water-stopping edge and recessed waist carved in relief with plain, trigram patterns over a keyfret and coin apron, the beaded hipped supports ending in leaf-form feet. 33 1/4 x 34 1/24 x 34 1/4in (84.4 x 87 x 87cm). Estimate US$ 3,000 - 4,000 (€2,200 - 2,900) Bonhams. ASIAN DECORATIVE ARTS. 4 Mar 2014 10:00 PST. San Francisco - www.bonhams.com
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06 avril 2013

Huanghuali square table with removable top and folding base. Late Ming Period

Huanghuali square table with removable top and folding base. Late Ming Period. Photo China Guardian 87.7×97.2×97.2 cm. Estimate: HKD 1,800,000-2,800,000. Price Realized: HKD 3,220,000 China Guardian. Hong Kong 2013 Spring Auctions. ic Furniture of Ming and Qing Dynasties. Chinese Furniture from Hung's Collection - www.cguardian.com
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11 août 2012

Square Table. Huanghuali hardwood. Ming dynasty, 1620-1735

Square Table. Huanghuali hardwood. Ming dynasty, 1620-1735. 34 1/2 x 36 1/2 x 36 1/2 in. (87.6 x 92.7 x 92.7 cm). 2004.6. Museum Purchase, G. Albert Lyon Foundation Fund. Photo ©2012, Detroit Institute of Arts. Provenance: Purchased from Ming Furniture, Ltd, New York
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