20 mai 2017

A rare set of three arc-shaped pendants, Neolithic period, probably Qijia culture

Lot 362. A rare set of three arc-shaped pendants, Neolithic period, probably Qijia culture, 13 cm, 5 1/8  in. Estimate 40,000 — 60,000 HKD. Photo: Sotheby's each of flattened form, pierced to both ends with a small aperture, the stone of a variegated green, brown, and grey colour  Provenance: Acquired in Hong Kong on 10th August 1981. Sotheby's. Chinese Art, Hong Kong, 01 juin 2017, 02:00 PM   

17 octobre 2016

Arc-Shaped Pendant (Huang), late Eastern Zhou (770–256 B.C.), Warring States (475–221 B.C), 5th–4th century B.C.

Arc-Shaped Pendant (Huang), late Eastern Zhou (770–256 B.C.), Warring States (475–221 B.C), 5th–4th century B.C.. Jade (Nephrite). L. 5 1/2 in. (14 cm). Purchase, Charlotte C. Weber Gift, 2001 (2001.665). © 2000–2016 The Metropolitan Museum of Art.
17 mars 2015

A very rare white jade arc-shaped pendant, huang, China, Late Eastern Zhou dynasty, 5th-4th century BC

A very rare white jade arc-shaped pendant, huang, China, Late Eastern Zhou dynasty, 5th-4th century BC. Estimate $60,000 – $80,000. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 Each side of the upper section finely carved in relief with comma spirals, a small hole drilled from one side below the rim, the lower section carved in symmetrical, curvilinear openwork with elaborate hooked scrolls formed by a pair of adorsed birds with curled wings and long bifurcated tails that trail along the bottom of the arc, the semi-translucent stone of... [Lire la suite]
01 mars 2014

A set of three arc-shaped jade pendants (huang), Shang-Western Zhou Dynasty

Lot 115. A set of three arc-shaped jade pendants (huang), Shang-Western Zhou Dynasty. Length of the longest 4 1/4 in., 11 cm. Estimate 7,000 — 9,000 USD. Unsold. Photo Sotheby's. the three forming a ring, each drilled with a pair of conical holes, the stone of buff and dark brown color with white inclusions (3). Provenance: Acquired in Paris, 1979. PROPERTY FROM THE SAM AND MYRNA MYERS COLLECTION Litterature: Filippo Salviati, Radiant Stones: Archaic Chinese Jades, Hong Kong, 2000, cat. no. 73. Sotheby's.... [Lire la suite]
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