02 mars 2019

A spinach-green jade circular table screen and a cloisonné enamel stand, Qing dynasty, Qianlong period (1736-1795)

Lot 821. A spinach-green jade circular table screen and a cloisonné enamel stand, Qing dynasty, Qianlong period (1736-1795); 10 ¼ in. diam., 16 ½ in. high including the cloisonné enamel stand. Estimate: US$100,000 - US$150,000. Price realised USD 519,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2019. Each side well carved with a scene of a deer and a pavilion in a mountainous setting of rockface and trees, the stone of rich spinach-green color. Provenance: The Irving Collection, no. 331, prior... [Lire la suite]

01 juillet 2015

Zhang Daqian paintings achieve top prices in Fine Chinese Works of Art and Paintings Auction at Bonhams

Zhang Daqian, Splashed-Ink Autumn Landscape, 1965. 59 x 44.5cm. Estimate $180,000-250,000. Sold for $509,000. Photo: Bonhams. SAN FRANCISCO, CA.- Two important paintings by the renowned artist Zhang Daqian (1899-1983) yielded top results in the June 23 auction of Fine Chinese Works of Art and Paintings held at Bonhams in San Francisco. A splashed in Autumn landscape, dated 1965, and titled “Qiu Shan Xiao Si” (Buddhist Temple in Autumn Mountain) (est. $180,000-250,000) brought $509,000 and a monumental landscape... [Lire la suite]
02 juin 2015

A magnificent famille-rose 'hundred deer' vase from the Qianlong period fetches HK$11.5 million

A magnificent famille-rose “hundred deer” vase, Qianlong mark and period (1736-1795).  Lot sold HK$11,500,000/US$1,474,359. ©Tokyo Chuo Auction. HONG KONG.- Tokyo Chuo Auction Hong Kong’s spring sales, held from 27 to 28 May 2015 at the Four Seasons Hotel Hong Kong, achieved strong results and realized a total of HK$148,580,000 / US$19,048,718. More than 400 lots of fine classical and modern Chinese paintings, Imperial ceramics and works of art and tea wares, including many superb pieces from eminent... [Lire la suite]
07 octobre 2013

A finely carved white jade circular table screen, Qing dynasty, Qianlong period (1736-1795)

Lot 3042. A finely carved white jade circular table screen, Qing dynasty, Qianlong period (1736-1795); diameter 21 cm., 8 1/4  in. Estimate 2,500,000 — 3,000,000 HKD. Lot sold 3,880,000 HKD. Photo: Sotheby's 2013. of circular form and slightly concave section, finely carved on the domed side with a scene depicting two scholars conversing outside a pavilion in a rocky garden shaded by pine and wutong, with two attendants carrying flowers approaching from the... [Lire la suite]