13 février 2018

A zitan corner-leg table, 17th-18th century

Lot 966. A zitan corner-leg table, 17th-18th century; 34 ¾ in. (88.3 cm.) high, 38 ½ in. (97.8 cm.) square. Estimate USD 80,000 - USD 100,000. Price realised USD 93,750. © Christie's Images Ltd 2017  The paneled top is set within the square frame above a narrow waist and plain aprons. The whole is raised on legs of round section terminating in hoof feet joined by humpback stretchers. Provenance: Private collection, North America.Christie's New York, 16 September 2010, lot... [Lire la suite]
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22 août 2015

A long huanghuali corner-leg table (tiaozhuo), Qing dynasty, 17th-18th century

A long huanghuali corner-leg table (tiaozhuo), Qing dynasty, 17th-18th century. Estimate 300,000 — 500,000 USD. Photo: Sotheby's. the rectangular single board panel secured within a broad molded frame, above a recessed waist, over a beaded and scrolling apron well-carved in relief with lively leafy scrolls, a pair of sinuous confrontingchilong centered by intertwining foliate scrolls, the corners carved with animal masks extending to pendent foliate motifs, above beaded humpback... [Lire la suite]