10 septembre 2019

Sotheby's Hong Kong announces highlights included in the Fine Classical Chinese Paintings Sale

Bada Shanren, Melons and Brackens. Ink on paper, hanging scroll 25 x 39.7cm. Estimate: HK$8,000,000 – 10,000,000 (US$ 1,020,000 – 1,280,000). Courtesy Sotheby's. HONG KONG.- Sotheby’s Hong Kong Fine Classical Chinese Paintings Sale on 6 October 2019 will be led by two important paintings produced by practising monks during the Qing Dynasty: Bada Shanren’s Melons and Brackens and Shitao’s Ink Bamboo. Additional highlights include a set of three albums of calligraphy by Yun Shouping, and a set of manuscripts... [Lire la suite]

04 décembre 2017

An inscribed zitan brush pot, signed Wang Duo (1592-1652) dated to dingchou cyclical year, 1637 and of the period

Lot 2972. An inscribed zitan brush pot, signed Wang Duo (1592-1652) dated to dingchou cyclical year corresponding to 1637 and of the period; 5 in. (12.5 cm.) high. Estimate HKD 150,000 - HKD 200,000. Price realised HKD 350,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2017  The cylindrical brush pot is carved with a short prose dedicated to Luo Yue and dated to dingchou cyclical year, followed by a signature of Wang Duo. It is raised on three low feet and fitted with a... [Lire la suite]
21 mars 2016

Christie's Asian Art Week totals US$37.2 million

  Lot 1425, A large cast and repousse gilt-bronze figure of eleven-headed Avalokiteshvara, Qianlong period. Estimate $100,000 - $150,000. Price Realised $2,853,000. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2016.  NEW YORK, NY.- Christie’s concluded its Spring Asian Art Week with a combined total of $37,239,438 (£25,724,757 /€33,046,995/ HK$288,779,460) achieved over four days of eight sales, March 15-18. SALE RESULTS: The Van der Wee Collection of Himalayan Paintings March 15,... [Lire la suite]