14 janvier 2019

A pair of zitan horseshoeback armchairs, quanyi

Lot 1346. A pair of zitan horseshoeback armchairs, quanyi; 37 in. (94 cm.) high, 20¾ in. (52.7 cm.) wide, 16¾ in. (42.5 cm.) deep. Estimate USD 20,000 - USD 30,000. Price realised USD 23,750. © Christie's Images Ltd 2011 The curved toprail of each set above gently curved plain splats carved with stylizedchilong roundels and extending beyond the front corner posts, supported on curved stiles on either side, the zitan seat set into the rectangular frame above plain, beaded aprons and spandrels in the... [Lire la suite]
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01 septembre 2013

A huanghuali horseshoeback armchair (quanyi), 17th  century

A huanghuali horseshoeback armchair (quanyi), 17th  century. Photo courtesy Sotheby's with a slender, extravagantly arched crestrail of five sections joined by pressure pegged scarf joins and a wide bowed rectangular splat flanked by shaped integral beaded flanges carved with an ogival medallion of a pair of chilong above a beaded and shaped rectangular panel of an archaistic gu containing an abundance of flowers and a bombé form censer and cover and a pair stylized confronting... [Lire la suite]
04 novembre 2012

A Pair Of Huanghuali Horseshoeback Armchairs, Quanyi, 17th Century - Sotheby's

A Pair Of Huanghuali Horseshoeback Armchairs, Quanyi, 17th Century - Photo Sotheby's each with a curving crest rail terminating in everted handgrips, above a bowed backsplat, carved with a stylised ruyi-shaped medallion and flanked by narrow shaped-flange brackets, with soft cane seat and moulded seat frame, on circular legs joined by shaped aprons and foot stretchers. Quantité: 2 - 96.5cm., 38in. Estimation: 50,000 - 70,000 GBP PROVENANCE: Collection of Dr J.H. Zeeman, Chargé d'Affaires, Embassy of... [Lire la suite]
05 septembre 2011

A Pair Of 'Huanghuali' Horseshoeback Armchairs (Quanyi). Qing Dynasty, 17th-18th Century

  A Pair Of 'Huanghuali' Horseshoeback Armchairs (Quanyi). Qing Dynasty, 17th-18th Century. Photo Sotheby's the curving crestrail in three sections terminating in everted handgrips, above a bowed backsplat, carved with a stylized cloud medallion and flanked by narrow shaped-flange brackets, with a soft cane seat and molded seat frame, on circular legs joined by a shaped apron carved with entwined vines flanked by long beaded-edge flange brackets secured by box stretchers, above shallow arched aprons at the front and sides,... [Lire la suite]
19 septembre 2010

A pair of 'huanghuali' horseshoeback armchairs, Qing dynasty, 17th-18th Century

Lot 339. A pair of 'huanghuali' horseshoeback armchairs, Qing dynasty, 17th-18th Century; 100 by 18 3/4 by 23 3/4 in., 254 by 47.5 by 60 cm. Estimate 15,000—25,000 USD. Lot Sold 206,500 USD. Photo: Sotheby's 2010. the crestrail terminating in slightly flattened scroll handles, set with a shaped flange towards the undulating front posts with further tapering side-posts, rounded back-posts, and "S"-shaped plain backsplat, the rounded front- and back-posts continuing through the seat frame to form the straight legs... [Lire la suite]
05 avril 2010

'huanghuali' armchairs, gilt-Lacquered Elmwood Horseshoeback Armchairs & a 'hongmu' ceremonial horseshoeback armchair

A pair of 'huanghuali' armchairs. 17th century. photo courtesy Sotheby's each with continuously curving armrests and crestrail, the slightly curved splat carved with a ruyi-head shaped medallion enclosing a makara dragon, the hardcane seat set within a rectangular frame, the legs of rounded section, bordering a curved apron and straight spandrels, the foot rest above plain aprons on the front and side (2) - 33 3/4 x 21 3/4 x 16 1/4 in., 85.7 x 55.2 x 41.3 cm. Est. 20,000—30,000 USD. Lot Sold 32,500 USD PROVENANCE:... [Lire la suite]