16 octobre 2017

Aronson Antiquairs at TEFAF New York Fall 2017

Pair of blue and white bowl and cover flower vases, Delft, circa 1695. Delftware, 29.2 x 29.5 cm (11.5 x 11.6 in.). Each marked 'AK' in blue for Adrianus Kocx, who was the owner of De Grieksche A (The Greek A) factory from 1686 to 1701. © Aronson Antiquairs Provenance: A Dutch Noble collection Pair of Polychrome Figures of Seated Dogs, Delft, circa 1770. Delftware. Heights 20.1 and 20.4 cm (7.9 and 8 in.). © Aronson Antiquairs Provenance: Private collection, Belgium ... [Lire la suite]

29 juillet 2017

An 18th century ruby and diamond 'Sacred Heart' brooch

  A ruby and diamond 'Sacred Heart' brooch, Portuguese, circa 1780. © Symbolic & Chase Designed as a wounded flaming heart set with rubies, encircled by a wreath, surmounted by a diamond-set cross. £28,000 Please enquire here. Provenance: Formerly in the collection of Dr Joan Evans. Note: The image of the flaming wounded heart of Jesus encircled by a wreath has become a well known motif in Roman Catholicism as a representation of the devotion to The Sacred Heart of Jesus, symbolising the... [Lire la suite]
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18 février 2016

Prahlad Bubbar at Asia Week New York 2016

Attributed to Mihr Chand. Ladies Celebrate Holi on a Pleasure Pavilion. Leaf from an album made for Antoine Polier, Lucknow, India, circa 1780. Opaque watercolour and gold on paper, 18 x 24.5 inches (45.5 x 62 cm) © Prahlad Bubbar Mother and Child with Attendants. Golconda, Deccan, India, circa 1670-80. Opaque watercolor and gold on paper. 8.3 x 6 inches (21 x 15 cm). © Prahlad Bubbar Attributed to the artist Mir Kalan Khan. A Vision of an Elephant... [Lire la suite]
06 février 2016

Pair of figures, China, Qianlong period, circa 1780

Pair of figures, China, Qianlong period, circa 1780 © Cohen & Cohen Export porcelain, modelled as laughing boys decorated with lotus, enamelled in famille rose. Height 33.5 cm  Cohen & Cohen (stand 244). TEFAF 2016, 11-20 march, Maastricht Director: Michael Cohen Established in 1973 as a specialist in Chinese Export Porcelain, Cohen & Cohen has steadily grown to hold an inventory of export porcelain that is second to none. We have supplied important items to many major museums... [Lire la suite]
02 janvier 2016

MANDARIN & MENAGERIE: The James E. Sowell Collection, Part III, Chinese porcelain

Over a period of twenty years James Sowell slowly assembled the best collection of Chinese porcelain birds, animals and figures in the country. Not only comprehensive, the Sowell Collection features jewels of top quality in each category it encompasses, from important, large pairs of majestic birds, courtiers and exotic animals to charming and colorful figures of laughing boys and courting couples. The collection resided happily in the Sowells’ Dallas home surrounded by classic English furniture... [Lire la suite]
27 décembre 2015

A famille rose punchbowl, circa 1780

Lot 37. A famille rose punchbowl, circa 1780. Estimate $3,000 – $5,000. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015  The exterior painted with two gilt-edged panels depicting a tiger hunt, reserved on a cell pattern ground, the interior with an iron-red and gilt floral motif - 13 1/2 in. (34.5 cm.) diameter  Christie's. CHINESE EXPORT ART, 21 January 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza
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27 décembre 2015

A set of sixteen octagonal famille rose plates, circa 1780, one Samson, 19th century

Lot 36. A set of sixteen octagonal famille rose plates, circa 1780, one Samson, 19th century. Estimate $4,000 – $6,000. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 All depicting figures in front of a pavilion with boats in the back, the borders with various birds within scrolling gilt cartouches and flower sprays, comprising ten dinner plate and six soup plates - 8 ¾ in. (22.3 cm.) wide Christie's. CHINESE EXPORT ART, 21 January 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza
04 mai 2015

A topaz demi-parure, Portugese, circa 1780

A topaz demi-parure, Portugese, circa 1780. Estimate £4,000 - 6,000 (€5,500 - 8,300). Photo Bonhams. Comprising a brooch/pendant and a pair of earrings, each of girandole design, set throughout with vari-cut topaz in foiled closed back settings and mounted in silver gilt, later brooch and earring fittings, lengths: brooch/pendant 6.9cm, earring 4.1cm (2) Bonhams. JEWELLERY, 13 May 2015 11:00 BST - LONDON, KNIGHTSBRIDGE
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10 mars 2015

Prahlad Bubbar Ltd, "The Flower Garden: Indian Paintings 1600–1850" at Asia Week New York 2015

A View of Shalimar Bagh, (detail). Leaf from an album made for Antoine Polier, chief architect in the Kingdom of Oudh. Prahlad Bubbar Ltd at Asia Week New York 2015 Sultan Abdullah Qutb Shah of Golconda. Deccan, Golconda. India, circa 1640. Opaque pigments with gold on paper. 19.1 x 8.7 cm. Prahlad Bubbar Ltd at Asia Week New York 2015 Gundagri Ragini. North Deccan, possibly Burhanpur, India, circa 1670 – 1680. Opaque watercolor and gold on paper. 37.5 x 25 cm. Prahlad Bubbar Ltd... [Lire la suite]
13 janvier 2014

Nayef Homsi: Ancient art of Asia @ Art in Brussels. 4 to 8 June 2014

An Illustration from a Nayika Series: A Princess Entertained by Musicians. Opaque Watercolour. Heightened with Gold on Paper, India, Guler, circa 1780. Attributed to a follower of Nainsukh, 11 1/8 x 8 in. - 28.5 x 20.5 cm. Photo courtesy Nayef Homsi Buddha Seated on Lion Throne. Grey Schist, Ancient Region of Gandhara, circa 2nd century, 28 in / 48 cm. Photo courtesy Nayef Homsi Based in New York City, Nayef Homsi is a dealer of antiquities, works on paper, and fine decorative objects from India, Southeast Asia, and the... [Lire la suite]