08 juillet 2021

A group of three small aloeswood ‘figural’ libation cups, cups: Qing dynasty and later

Lot 3134. A group of three small aloeswood ‘figural’ libation cups, cups: Qing dynasty and later; 12 ½ in. (32 cm.) long. Estimate HKD 15,000 - HKD 30,000. Price realised HKD 250,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2021 The lot is offered with a hardwood display case.The largest: 2 3/8 in. (6 cm.) high. Christie's. Pavilion Online – Chinese Art, Hong Kong, 27 May - 11 June 2021

11 juin 2021

An aloeswood reticulated 'orchid and lingzhi' plaque, 18th-19th century

Lot 8. An aloeswood reticulated 'orchid and lingzhi' plaque, 18th-19th century; 5.5cm (2 1/4in) high x 4cm (1/2in) wide. Sold for HK$ 53,550 (€ 5,691). © Bonhams.  Of rectangular form, the jianan aloeswood plaque intricately carved in openwork on both sides with lingzhi fungus and orchid amidst scrolling leaves within an archaistic chi dragon board, box. Note: The plaque belongs to a group of accessories made of aloeswood for the ladies, consorts and concubines in the Imperial... [Lire la suite]
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18 décembre 2019

A rare aloeswood teapot and cover, Qing dynasty, 17th-18th century

Lot 39. A rare aloeswood teapot and cover, Qing dynasty, 17th-18th century; Hauteur: 21 cm. (8 ¼ in.). Estimate EUR 6,000 - EUR 8,000. Price realised EUR 7,500. © Christie's Image Ltd 2019 Elle est sculptée en relief tout en préservant le grain naturel du bois d'agar. L'épaulement est surmonté d'une prise en forme de branches, l'intérieur doublé de métal argenté. Note: Aloeswood, or chengxiamu or eaglewood, diffuses a fragrance which has made it highly treasured, especially in... [Lire la suite]
04 décembre 2017

A large carved aloeswood brush pot, Qing dynasty, 18th century

Lot 2971. A large carved aloeswood brush pot, Qing dynasty, 18th century; 8 1/4 in. (21 cm.) high. Estimate HKD 280,000 - HKD 450,000. Price realised HKD 812,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2017  The brush pot is carved from a large segment of aloeswood, in high and low relief to produce the effect of depth and perspective, with scholars and their attendants, gathered in groups and depicted in various pursuits to include scenery appreciation, tea drinking and scholarly discussion,... [Lire la suite]
26 août 2017

Doyle to auction Asian works of art on September 11

NEW YORK, NY.- Scheduled during the week of Asian sales in New York, Doyle's Asian Works of Art auction on Monday, September 11 at 10am presents the arts of China, Japan and Southeast Asia from the Neolithic Period through the 20th century. Offerings include porcelain, pottery, jade, scholar's objects, bronzes, screens, furniture and paintings.  Highlighting the auction is property from a Private Minneapolis Collection. Comprising 23 lots in the sale, the Collection is particularly rich in Chinese jades and Khmer... [Lire la suite]
10 mai 2017

A carved aloeswood brush pot, bitong, late Ming-early Qing dynasty, 17th-18th century

Lot 5. A carved aloeswood brush pot, bitong, late Ming-early Qing dynasty, 17th-18th century; 3 ¾ in. (9.5 cm.) high. Estimate GBP 15,000 - GBP 20,000 (USD 19,425 - USD 25,900). Price realised GBP 20,000 (USD 25,880). © Christie's Images Ltd 2017 The vessel, in the form of a libation cup, is finely carved in high relief to the exterior with a continuous scene of pavilions amongst willow, pine, and wisteria in a rock-strewn landscape.  Christie's. Fine Chinese Ceramics And Works of Art, 9 May 2017, London,... [Lire la suite]

05 mai 2016

An aloeswood scholar's rock, Qing Dynasty

Lot 104. An aloeswood scholar's rock, Qing Dynasty. Estimate £2,000 - 3,000 (€2,500 - 3,800). Photo Bonhams. The gnarled section rising from a narrow basing and twisting towards a sharp peak, with overhangs and niches, the light tan hued wood with a fragrant aroma, fixed wooden base. 26cm (10 1/4in) high A European Private Collection of Scholar's Rocks Bonhams. AUCTION 23541: ASIAN ART, 10:30 BST - LONDON, KNIGHTSBRIDGE
04 avril 2016

An aloeswood formation

Lot 171. An aloeswood formation. Estimate HK$30,000 – HK$50,000 ($3,886 - $6,476). Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2016 The wood formation is irregularly shaped with a broad base and pointed top, trimmed to leave the densely formed dark and fragrant resin. 5 1/2 in. (14 cm.) long, 93 g, Japanese wood box Christie's. THE PAVILION SALE - CHINESE CERAMICS AND WORKS OF ART, 5 April 2016, Hong Kong
14 novembre 2015

A carved aloeswood 'double-gourd' brush washer, xi, 18th century-early 19th century

A carved aloeswood 'double-gourd' brush washer, xi, 18th century-early 19th century. Estimate £3,000 - £5,000 ($4,554 - $7,590). Price Realized £21,250 ($32,258). Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 The washer is delicately carved as a double-gourd adjoined by a smaller one, and is entwined with leafy and fruiting vine. 4 1/8 in. (10.5 cm.) wide, carved hardwood stand, possibly zitan Christie's. CHINESE CERAMICS, WORKS OF ART AND TEXTILES, 13 November 2015, London, South Kensington
03 août 2015

A Carved Chinese ChenXiang-Wood of Mountain Scenery

A Carved Chinese ChenXiang-Wood (Aloeswood) of Mountain Scenery. Estimate $1,200 – $1,800. Photo EDEN Fine Antiques Galleries This piece is carved from a single piece of wood and undercut in high relief with a landscape scene. The decoration comprises figures and pavilions amongst pine and wisteria trees in a rocky river landscape. The wood varies from reddish to dark-brown tones. Dimension: 6-1/4" H x 6-1/2" W  Note: Aloeswood, also referred to ChenXiangMu or eaglewood,... [Lire la suite]