18 décembre 2019

A bronze figure of Buddha Shakyamuni, Nepal, Licchavi period, 9th-10th century

Lot 229. A rare gilt-bronze figure of Syamatara, Tibet, circa 15th century; Hauteur: 12 cm. (4 ¾ in.). Estimate EUR 20,000 - EUR 30,000. Price realised EUR 43,750. © Christie's Image Ltd 2019 Il est représenté assis en vajrasana sur une base lotiforme. Ses mains sont en dhyanamudra. Son corps est partiellement doré à froid. Son visage est empreint de sérénité. Provenance: American private collection, acquired by the parents of the present owner in the 1960s, by... [Lire la suite]
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18 décembre 2019

A rare gilt-bronze figure of Syamatara, Tibet, circa 15th century

Lot 237. A rare gilt-bronze figure of Syamatara, Tibet, circa 15th century; Hauteur: 23,5 cm. (9 ¼ in.). Estimate EUR 50,000 - EUR 70,000. Price realised EUR 60,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2019 Elle est représentée assise en lalitasana sur une base lotiforme. Ses mains en varadamudra et vitarkamudra tiennent des tiges de lotus dont l'extrémité est manquante. Elle est parée de bijoux précieux incrustés. Son visage serein est surmonté d'un haut chignon... [Lire la suite]
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05 novembre 2019

Exceptional Dineley Collection of Buddhist Art offered at Bonhams

  Photo: Bonhams.  LONDON.- This November, Bonhams will present the exceptional Mark and Peter Dineley Collections of Chinese, Tibetan and Nepalese Buddhist Art. Fresh to the market, the works are to be offered across a series of sales in London Knightsbridge, London New Bond Street, and Hong Kong. This remarkable and diverse collection comprises more than 40 gilt-bronze Buddhist figures and ritual and ceremonial objects, spanning from the 16th to the 19th century. The highlight is an exceptional 17th... [Lire la suite]
20 septembre 2019

Bonhams to offer 8 museum-quality sculptures from one of the most important Himalayan art collections

Lot 805. A Gilt Copper Alloy Figure of Manjushri, Nepal, 9th-10th Century. Himalayan Art Resources item no.68446; 37.7 cm (14 7/8 in.) high. Estimate: HK$ 20,000,000 - 25,000,000 (€ 2,300,000 - 2,900,000). Photo: Bonhams. HONG KONG.- The international auction house Bonhams will present ‘The Path of Compassion: Masterpieces of Buddhist Sculpture’ on 7 October in Hong Kong – a single owner sale of eight Buddhist sculptures from the esteemed Nyingjei Lam Collection. The Collection, which translates... [Lire la suite]
15 septembre 2019

Christie's Asian Art Week live auctions total $41,641,250 million

From Dr. Johan Carl Kempe (1884-1967) Collection, Sweden, before 1953, no. CK117. Lot 551. A very rare and important large parcel-gilt silver bowl, Tang dynasty (618-907); 9 5/8 in. (24.5 cm.) diam.; weight 1052 g. Estimate USD 2,000,000 - USD 3,000,000. Price realised $3,495,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2019. NEW YORK, NY.- Christie’s Asian Art Week live auctions totaled USD $41,641,250 (£33,752,998 / € 37,662,556 / HK$324,469,071) with online sales to continue through September 25. Deep bidding was witnessed... [Lire la suite]
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24 juillet 2019

A large painted tangka of Buddha and Jataka tales, Tibet, 18th-early 19th century

Lot 378. A large painted tangka of Buddha and Jataka tales, Tibet, 18th-early 19th century; 87.5 by 55.5cm., 34 ½  by 21 7/8  in. Estimate 10,000 — 15,000 GBP. Lot sold 31,250 GBP. Photo Sotheby's painted with Shakyamuni Buddha in the centre with hands raised in the teaching dharmacakramudra, surrounded by scenes of the Jataka tales, mounted. Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art, London, 14 May 2014

24 juillet 2019

A gilt-bronze figure of Tara, Tibet, 15th century

Lot 98. A gilt-bronze figure of Tara, Tibet, 15th century; 18.2cm., 7 1/8 in. Estimate 8,000 — 12,000 GBP. Lot sold 32,500 GBP. Photo Sotheby's cast seated in lalitasana on a double lotus base, the right hand lowered in varadamudra and the left hand raised to the chest, each holding curved leafy stems, dressed in a dhoti embellished with beaded jewellery, crowned with a tiara in front of the high chignon. Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art,... [Lire la suite]
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23 juillet 2019

A gilt bronze figure of Amitayus, Tibet, 15th-16th century

Lot 386. A gilt bronze figure of Amitayus, Tibet, 15th-16th century; 34cm., 13 3/8 in. Estimate 12,000 — 18,000 GBP. Lot sold 37,500 GBP. © Sotheby's. the figure with serene facial expression and wearing a crown and ornate body jewellery inlaid in turquoise and other semi-precious stones, clad in a loosely fitting dhoti and seated in dhyanasana, his hands resting on his lap holding a kalasa, on a double lotus base. Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics... [Lire la suite]
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23 juillet 2019

A gilt-bronze figure of Vajradhara, Tibet, 14th-15th century

Lot 382. A gilt-bronze figure of Vajradhara, Tibet, 14th-15th century; 21.5cm., 81/2 in. Estimate 10,000 — 15,000 GBP. Lot sold 38,750 GBP. © Sotheby's. cast standing with the right hand raised to the chest supporting a vajra and the left arm lowered clutching a ghanta, dressed in a dhoti embellished with jewels, the benevolent face surmounted by an elaborate headdress, fitted wood stand. Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art,... [Lire la suite]
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13 juin 2019

Importante statue de Ekadashalokeshvara en bronze incrusté de cuivre, Tibet, circa XIVème siècle

Lot 233. Importante statue de Ekadashalokeshvara en bronze incrusté de cuivre, Tibet, circa XIVème siècle. Hauteur: 80,8 cm. (31 ¾ in.). Estimate: EUR 80,000 - EUR 120,000. Price realised EUR 125,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2019 Il est représenté debout, ses mains principales sont en anjalimudra. Ses six autres bras rayonnent autour de lui tenant des attributs divers. Il est vêtu d'un dhoti incrusté de cuivre maintenu par une ceinture élaborée. Il est richement paré de bijoux. Ses... [Lire la suite]