05 juin 2020

Vajrasattva, Nepal. ca 17° siècle

Lot 179. Vajrasattva, Nepal. ca 17° siècle. Alliage cuivreux doré. H. 17 cm. Estimate: €13,500 - €15,000. © Cornette de Saint Cyr Belle représentation classique de « l’être animé de diamant » reposant assis au cœur d’un lotus épanoui. Il tient la cloche de la main gauche et présente le vajra de la droite devant sa poitrine. Traces de dorure. Provenance: - Ancienne collection suisse avant 1974- Rossi & Rossi 2015 Cornette de Saint-Cyr. ART PRÉCOLOMBIEN - ART D'ASIE, 9 Juin 2020
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09 novembre 2019

A gilt-bronze figure of Vajrasattva, Ming dynasty, 15th-16th century

Lot 183. A gilt-bronze figure of Vajrasattva, Ming dynasty, 15th-16th century. Height 24.3 cm, 9⅝ in. Estimate: 20,000 - 30,000 GBP. Lot sold 25,000 GBP. Photo Sotheby's cast seated in vajraparyankasana, the right hand holding a vajra, sumptuously adorned with jewellery and a dhoti, with a long celestial scarf draped across the shoulders and arms, the meditative face framed by large earrings and an elaborate five-pointed crown, the hair gathered in an elaborate... [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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19 février 2016

Dalton Somaré at Asia Week New York 2016

  Silk Road (Turkmenistan-China), circa 6th-7th century. Distemper on stucco © Dalton Somaré  Indra, Gupta Period, Mathura School, India, circa 5th-6th century. 40 cm. © Dalton Somaré  Vajrasattva, Nepal, 15th century. Gilt bronze with silver inlay. Height: 14.5 cm. © Dalton Somaré  Vishnu, Cambodia, 7th-8th century. Sandstone. Height: 97 cm. © Dalton Somaré  Dalton Somaré at Asia Week New York 2016. March 9-17. Recent... [Lire la suite]
15 mars 2015

Buddhist art, Qing splendors and historic scroll paintings lead Gianguan Auctions Asia Week Sale

A Fine Set of Gilt Bronze and Cloisonné Enamel Scholars Garniture, Qing Dynasty, Qianlong Gilt Four Character Cast Mark and of the Period. Estimate $40,000-$60,000. Photo courtesy Gianguan Auction NEW YORK, NY.- As the rush of Spring Asia Week exhibitions and auctions wind down, Gianguan Auctions will ramp up the excitement again on Sunday, March 22nd, with an auction strong in Buddhist art, Qing Dynasty cloisonné, large carved jades, and archetypal scroll paintings.  Statues of rarely... [Lire la suite]
10 mars 2015

Carlo Cristi, Latest Acquisitions at Asia Week New York 2015

Anthropomorphic Figure, Gangetic Valley, India, 1500 B.C. Copper, 17 inches. Carlo Cristi at Asia Week New York 2015 Vajrasattva. Tibet, 12th-13th century. Copper alloy. Height: 8 1/4 inches (21 cm). Carlo Cristi at Asia Week New York 2015  Vairocana. Distemper on cotton, West Tibet, 13th century. 24 1/4 x 32 1/4  inches (61,5 x 82 cm). Carlo Cristi at Asia Week New York 2015  Ratnasambhava. Copper alloy, West Tibet, 13th century.... [Lire la suite]
04 mars 2015

I.M. Chait announces March 22 auction of premier Chinese and other Asian art, led by superb gilt-bronze Bodhisattva

Important  gilt bronze Bodhisattva Vajrasattva, Ming Dynasty, Xuande six-character Mark and of the Period. Estimate $400,000-500,000. © I. M. Chait Gallery.  BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. – Asia Week in New York attracts a global contingent of art buyers who travel many thousands of miles – primarily from China – to immerse themselves in a frenzied schedule of specialty shows, exhibitions and other activities around Manhattan. But a new West Coast tradition embraced by Asian art... [Lire la suite]
25 août 2010

Sculptures and Paintings Lead Christie's Sale of Indian and Southeast Asian Art

Highlights include a large and important gilt bronze figure of Amitayus, Tibet, 14th century. Estimate: $600,000-800,000. Photo: Christie´s Images Ltd 2010. NEW YORK, NY.- On September 14th, The Christie's Asian Art Week will commence with the sale of Indian and Southeast Asian Art, offering over 200 selected works including exceptional bronzes, sculpture, and paintings from Gandhara, the Himalayas, India and Indonesia. The sale not only offers treasures at many different price levels, but also offers works that spans a wide... [Lire la suite]