01 mars 2019

Christie's to offer one of the most significant collections of Chinese Export art

The Tibor Collection © Christie's Images Ltd 2019 NEW YORK, NY.- Christie’s announced The Tibor Collection: A Noble Eye for Chinese Export, one of the most significant collections of Chinese Export porcelain in the world. Covering all aspects of Chinese Export porcelain, from late Ming blue and white to 18th century armorial and European subject wares, the sale is named for the stunning, oversized vases, jars and ‘soldier vases’ known in Hispanic America as tibores, of which more than 50 examples are offered,... [Lire la suite]

27 octobre 2015

A pair of rare Chinese 'Pronk ' square tapering vases, Yongzheng-Early Qianlong period, circa 1734-1740

A pair of rare Chinese 'Pronk' square tapering vases, Yongzheng-Early Qianlong period, circa 1734-1740. Estimate £8,000 - £12,000 ($12,256 - $18,384). Price Realized £26,250 ($40,215). Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015. Finely enamelled on each side with redcurrants on a branch with foliage, reserved on a black ground - 12 ¼ in. (31 cm.) high PROPERTY FROM DESCENDENTS OF MAY GOELET, DUCHESS OF ROXBURGHE (1878-1937)   Literature: International Exhibition of Chinese Art, The Royal Academy of Arts,... [Lire la suite]