22 octobre 2022

A huanghuali and burlwood, openwork stool, 18th-19th century

Lot 248. A huanghuali and burlwood, openwork stool, 18th-19th century; 49.8cm (19 5/8in) high x 39cm (15 3/8in) diam. Estimate 4 000 € - 6 000 €. Photo Fabrice Gousset. Of barrel-shaped ovoid form, the top set with a circular burr wood panel framed by a spreading stepped and beaded frame, supported on six shaped elongated and curved openwork frames, rising from an inverted beaded circular foot on six short supports. Provenance: Jean-Pierre Rousset, Paris (1936-2021), acquired in the 1980's. ... [Lire la suite]

25 mai 2018

A huanghuali and burlwood recessed-leg table, Pingtouan, 17th century

Lot 454. A huanghuali and burlwood recessed-leg table, Pingtouan, 17th century; 78 by 106 by 48 cm, 30 3/4  by 41 3/4  by 18 7/8  in. Estimate 800,000 — 1,200,000 HKD. Courtesy Sotheby's. with a single flush floating panel of well-figured burlwood set within a mitered frame of standard construction, above plain straight aprons with rounded spandrels, the recessed legs of circular section secured by parallel cross-braces of oval section, the underside with three supporting... [Lire la suite]