25 août 2017

Bonhams announces three Chinese and Japanese Works of Art sales in September

NEW YORK, NY.- On September 11 and 13, Bonhams New York will offer three auctions of The Dr. Sylvan and Faith Golder Collection of Fine Chinese Snuff Bottles, Twentieth Century Chinese Painting and Calligraphy, and Japanese Works of Art. The sales present an array of rare and exquisite ceramics, jades, metalwork, prints, and paintings, many offered from important private collections including property from the Ackerman collection, the collection of Judi Blum and the collection of Dr. Sylvan and Faith Golder.  ... [Lire la suite]

21 août 2015

A finely enameled glass snuff bottle, attributed to Ye Benqi or Wang Xisan, circa 1963-1965

A finely enameled glass snuff bottle, attributed to Ye Benqi or Wang Xisan, circa 1963-1965. Estimate $12,000 – $16,000. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 The opaque white glass bottle is of somewhat irregular, circular from with a raised ridge in the center on either side, finely painted on one side with two branches bearing pomegranates and a blossom and on the other with two branches of peaches and peonies. The base is incised with an apocryphal Qianlong mark. 2 ¼ in. (5.7 cm.) high, metal stopper ... [Lire la suite]