11 décembre 2018

A partial gilt bronze Gu vase, 17th century

Lot 200. A partial gilt bronze Gu vase, 17th century. H. : 20 cm (7 3/4 in.). Estimation 2 000 - 3 000 €. Vendu 9 100 €. © Artcurial Le col largement évasé, à décor archaïsant stylisé de masques de taotie sur un motif de palmes, et sur fond de grecques ou pointillés, les arrêtes saillantes en bronze doré. Artcurial. Vente Art d’Asie - 10 décembre 2018
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11 décembre 2018

A partial gilt bronze censer, Gui, 17th century

Lot 199. A partial gilt bronze censer, Gui, 17th century. l. : 22 cm (8 3/4 in.). Estimation 5 000 - 7 000 €. Vendu 10 400 €. © Artcurial Dans le style de Hu Wenming, à décor d'animaux fabuleux au centre sur fond de flots, d'une frise de dragons stylisés près du col et de fleurs au pied, marque d'atelier de la province de Yunjian à la base ; usures. Artcurial. Vente Art d’Asie - 10 décembre 2018
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11 décembre 2018

A gilt bronze figure of dignitary, China, Ming dynasty, 17th century

Lot 198. A gilt bronze figure of dignitary, China, Ming dynasty, 17th century. H. : 19,5 cm (7 3/4 in.). Estimation 3 000 - 4 000 €. Vendu 11 700 €. © Artcurial Assis, vêtu d'une robe nouée devant le torse, la main droite relevée, l'autre posée sur son genou, support en bois. Artcurial. Vente Art d’Asie - 10 décembre 2018
11 décembre 2018

A gilt bronze figure of Avalokitesvara Jinasagara and consort, Tibet, 18th century

Lot 145. A gilt bronze figure of Avalokitesvara Jinasagara and consort, Tibet, 18th century.H. : 19,5 cm (7 3/4 in.). Estimation 5 000 - 7 000 €. Vendu 26 000 €. © Artcurial Représenté debout dansant sur une base lotiforme, enlaçant sa parèdre, les cheveux coiffés en chignon et rehaussés d'un diadème orné de cinq crânes, la parèdre tenant le kapala et le tambour ; petits manques à un doigt, et statuette refixée. Artcurial. Vente Art d’Asie - 10 décembre 2018  
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04 juin 2018

A gilt bronze of Ananda, Tibeto-chinese, ca. 16th century

Lot 123. A gilt bronze of Ananda, Tibeto-chinese, ca. 16th century. Height 24.5 cm. Sealed. Estimate CHF 30 000 / 50 000 (€ 25 000 / 41 670). Sold for CHF 42 500. Courtesy Koller.  Koller. Asian Art: Himalaya, China - Wednesday 06 June 2018 10.00 AM
05 mars 2018

A Gilt Bronze Escutcheon, pushou, Northern Wei-Northern Qi Dynasty (386-577)

 Lot 8032. A Gilt Bronze Escutcheon, pushou, Northern Wei-Northern Qi Dynasty (386-577); 6 1/4in (15.5cm) high. Estimate US$ 15,000 - 25,000 (€ 12,000 - 20,000). © Bonhams 2001-2018 Cast in near symmetry, the zoomorphic mask framed by tall, thin ears flanking meandering horns above bulging eyes and a leaf-shaped ornament above the forehead, the snout with flaring nostrils, and an open mouth displaying curling fangs, the bronze gilded with areas of green patina, the mask punched with three holes to... [Lire la suite]

04 mars 2018

A Gilt Bronze Figure Of A Guardian Lion, Northern Qi-Sui Dynasty (550-618)

Lot 8031. A Gilt Bronze Figure Of A Guardian Lion, Northern Qi-Sui Dynasty (550-618); 4in (10.3cm) high. Estimate US$ 12,000 - 18,000 (€ 9,700 - 15,000) © Bonhams 2001-2018 Seated on its haunches with front legs firmly braced, the well-delineated head with bulging eyes and exposed fangs, supported by a powerful body, the fur of the broad mane, forelegs and tail finely cast, the overall gilded surface gilded with a vivid green encrusted patina.  Property from the Collection of Sally S. and Decatur H. Miller... [Lire la suite]
10 janvier 2018

A gilt bronze figure of seated Buddha, China, Sixteen Kingdoms period, first half of the 5th century

Lot 4. A gilt bronze figure of seated Buddha, China, Sixteen Kingdoms period, first half of the 5th century. Height: 5 1/2  in. (14 cm). Photo courtesy Sotheby's 2013 Provenance: Private Japanese collection, early 20th century Literature: Y. Murata, "New examples of the early Chinese bronze Buddha”, Ars Buddhica 305, 2009. Note: Portable religious icons provide evidence of the early transmission of Buddhism from Central Asia into China. Gilt-bronze figures of Buddha were particularly... [Lire la suite]
10 janvier 2018

A gilt bronze figure of a boddhisatva, Sixteen Kingdoms period (304–439)

Lot 19. A gilt bronze figure of a boddhisatva, Sixteen Kingdoms period (304–439); 7.5cm., 3in. Estimate 6,000 - 8,000 GBP. Lot sold 7,500 GBP. Photo courtesy Sotheby's 2015 cast seated on a rectangular pedestal, the hands folded in dhyanamudra, wearing long robes falling into voluminous folds, the face with a meditative expression and the hair piled up into a high chignon, wood stand and Japanese wood box . Quantité: 3. Provenance: Mayuyama & Co. Ltd, Tokyo. Note: This figure of... [Lire la suite]
19 décembre 2017

A gilt bronze harness trapping, probably Tang dynasty, 7th-8th century

Lot 384. A gilt bronze harness trapping, probably Tang dynasty, 7th-8th century. H. 8,3 cm. Estimate 1.000/1.500 €. Lot sold 1.100 €. Courtesy Nagel Serrated leaf form. Decorated in relief with a hunting scene, with a small loop on top for suspension, the reverse side plain, the front gilded.  Provenance: Bought in 2000 from J.H.W. Investment & Trading Limited, Hong Kong. Described and illustrated in: Regina Krahl: Collection Julius Eberhardt. Early Chinese Art, vol. 2, Hong Kong 2004, p. 80f. ... [Lire la suite]