21 mars 2017

A group of six Sakya Lamdre Lineage Masters, Tibet, circa 15th century

Lot 3262. A group of six Sakya Lamdre Lineage Masters, Tibet, circa 15th century. Estimate USD 200,000 ~ 300,000. Sold for US$ 727,500 (€673,486). Photo: Bonhams. Each sealed with gilded baseplates and inscribed with identifying monikers; comprised, from left to right, Sachen Kunga Nyingpo, Shangton Chobar, Seton Kunrig, Dragpugpa Sonampel, Pelden Tsultrim, and Buddhashri. 5 1/4 in. (13.5 cm) high, the largestHimalayan Art Resources item nos.2120-5 Note: Purchased on different occasions, the... [Lire la suite]

16 mars 2015

A blue and white frog-form water dropper, Vietnam, circa 15th century

A blue and white frog-form water dropper, Vietnam, circa 15th century. Estimate $3,000 - $5,000. Price Realized $6,000 . Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 The large water dropper is molded in the shape of a seated frog with a circular aperture behind the head and a short cylindrical spout in the middle of its mouth. The head is detailed in blue line and the body is decorated allover with flecks of blue. 6 ½ in. (16.5 cm.) long Provenance: Acquired in New York, 1988. Literature: Adrian M.... [Lire la suite]