20 août 2022

Safavid black pottery jug with dragon-headed handle and spout, , Persia or Central Asia, Ca. 16th century AD

Lot 4. Safavid black pottery jug with dragon-headed handle and spout, Persia or Central Asia, Ca. 16th century AD; Size: L:110mm / W:140mm ; 400g. Estimate £600-£1,200. © Apollo Art Auctions A rare cast bronze jug of a globular body, resting on a flattened base, gently tapering from the mid-body to a short cylindrical neck with a flared rim. The curving spout ends in a dragon's head and the handle is in the form of a stylised dragon with an S-shaped body. Provenance: Private London collection of... [Lire la suite]

04 juin 2018

A gilt stucco figure of a Buddha, China, Ming dynasty, ca. 16th century

Lot 179. A gilt stucco figure of a Buddha, China, Ming dynasty, ca. 16th century. H 31 cm. Estimate CHF 4 000 / 6 000 (€ 3 330 / 5 000). Sold for CHF 5 000. Courtesy Koller.  Sealed with wooden base plate. Koller. Asian Art: Himalaya, China - Wednesday 06 June 2018 10.00 AM 
04 juin 2018

A gilt bronze of Ananda, Tibeto-chinese, ca. 16th century

Lot 123. A gilt bronze of Ananda, Tibeto-chinese, ca. 16th century. Height 24.5 cm. Sealed. Estimate CHF 30 000 / 50 000 (€ 25 000 / 41 670). Sold for CHF 42 500. Courtesy Koller.  Koller. Asian Art: Himalaya, China - Wednesday 06 June 2018 10.00 AM
19 janvier 2017

Sage on an Elephant, China, Ming Dynasty (1368-1644), ca. 16th century

Sage on an Elephant, China, Ming Dynasty (1368-1644), ca. 16th century. H: 46 cm; L: 34 cm. Vanderven Oriental Art at Brafa Art Fair, Brussels, 21-29 january 2017. Provenance: Private Collection, UK  Vanderven Oriental Art. Chinese early ceramics from the Han & Tang Periods, Ming & Qing porcelains & works of art including Jades, Bronzes, hardstones and wood. Japanese porcelains, 20th century lacquer & bronzes. Nachtegaalslaantje 1, 5211 LE s-Hertogenbosch, Netherlands.
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19 janvier 2017

Recumbent Dog, China, Ming Dynasty (1368-1644), ca. 16th century

Recumbent Dog, China, Ming Dynasty (1368-1644), ca. 16th century. H: 19 cm; L: 21 cm; W: 14 cm. Vanderven Oriental Art at Brafa Art Fair, Brussels, 21-29 january 2017. Provenance: Private Collection, UK Private Collection, USA  Vanderven Oriental Art. Chinese early ceramics from the Han & Tang Periods, Ming & Qing porcelains & works of art including Jades, Bronzes, hardstones and wood. Japanese porcelains, 20th century lacquer & bronzes. Nachtegaalslaantje 1, 5211 LE... [Lire la suite]
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08 mai 2016

Exhibition offers a new understanding of the art and spiritual traditions in the Kathmandu Valley

Bhairava, Nepal, ca. 16th century. Gilt copper alloy. H 28 x W 27 1/4 x D 19 in. Rubin Museum of Art, C2005.16.14, HAR65436. NEW YORK, NY.- On view this spring at the Rubin Museum of Art, “Nepalese Seasons: Rain and Ritual” illuminates the deep interconnection between the natural environment, cultural traditions, and people of Nepal’s Kathmandu Valley, as expressed through more than 50 works of art in the exhibition. Nepal, situated on the southern slope of the Himalayas, is dependent on monsoon rain,... [Lire la suite]