07 décembre 2015

Tiancheng International Jewellery and Jadeite Autumn Auction 2015 realises over US$31.4 million

Top Lot of The Evening: Pair of Jadeite, Icy Lavender Jadeite, Coloured Diamond and Diamond Pendent Earrings╱Ring╱Pendent Necklace, Alessio Boschi sells for HK$ 25.96 million╱US$ 3.33 million.  HONG KONG.- Tiancheng International Jewellery and Jadeite Autumn Auction 2015 concluded with triumph today, realising over HK$245 million╱US$31.4 million. Together with the spring auction, Tiancheng achieved HK$540 million╱US$69 million in 2015. With 87% of total value sold and nearly 80% of lot sold, the sale was led by eight... [Lire la suite]
18 novembre 2015

Impressive jadeite 'Laughing Buddha' pendant

Impressive highly translucent emerald green jadeite 'Laughing Buddha' pendant. Estimate HK$16,000,000 - 20,000,000 (US$2,050,000 - 2,560,000). Photo Tiancheng International The pendant set with a highly translucent jadeite of emerald green colour, carved as a 'laughing Buddha', surmounted by an 18 karat gold hoop, accompanied by two adjustable black cords decorated with brilliant-cut diamonds. Laughing Buddha measuring approximately 44.50 x 49.89 x 12.98mm. Accompanied by Hong Kong Jade & Stone... [Lire la suite]
20 juillet 2015

Two jadeite boxes and covers and a jadeite ‘chilong’ washer, late Qing dynasty and 20th century

Two jadeite boxes and covers and a jadeite ‘chilong’ washer, late Qing dynasty and 20th century. Estimate  40,000 — 60,000  HKD.  Lot. sold 525,000 HKD. Photo Sotheby's the first box in the form of a leafy gourd wreathed in flowering branches, detailed with a mangosteen and a variety of insects picked out in the bright green and russet inclusions of the stone; the second box of circular form carved with a shou character surrounded by bats on the cover; the washer modelled... [Lire la suite]
04 mars 2015

I.M. Chait announces March 22 auction of premier Chinese and other Asian art, led by superb gilt-bronze Bodhisattva

Important  gilt bronze Bodhisattva Vajrasattva, Ming Dynasty, Xuande six-character Mark and of the Period. Estimate $400,000-500,000. © I. M. Chait Gallery.  BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. – Asia Week in New York attracts a global contingent of art buyers who travel many thousands of miles – primarily from China – to immerse themselves in a frenzied schedule of specialty shows, exhibitions and other activities around Manhattan. But a new West Coast tradition embraced by Asian art... [Lire la suite]
12 juillet 2014

Icy jadeite 'Snuff bottle', jadeite and tourmaline pendant necklace

Icy jadeite 'Snuff bottle', jadeite and tourmaline pendant necklace. Photo Sotheby's Suspending to the front with a translucent icy jadeite carved snuff bottle, surmounted by a pink tourmaline bead, to a necklace composed icy jadeite beads, decorated at intervals with translucent jadeite beads of emerald green colour, length approximately 680mm, lid removable. Accompanied by Hong Kong Jade & Stone Laboratory certificate numbered SJ 30196, dated 4 July 2011, stating that the jadeite is natural, known in the trade as "A Jade". ... [Lire la suite]
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12 juillet 2014

Jadeite, diamond, enamel and onyx pendant, circa 1925, Boucheron

Jadeite, diamond, enamel and onyx pendant, circa 1925, Boucheron. Photo Sotheby's Of Art Deco design, the translucent jadeite plaque of emerald green colour suffused with white patches; decorated with a Chinese calligraphy shou (壽) set with brilliant-cut diamonds, symbolising longevity, surmounted by brilliant-cut diamonds, black enamel and onyx-set links, mounted in platinum, signed. Plaque approximately 43.16 x 32.56 x 7.95mm. Estimate 130,000 — 170,000 HKD - Lot sold. 162,500 HKD Accompanied by Hong Kong Jade & Stone... [Lire la suite]
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28 avril 2014

Jadeite, onyx, seed pearl and diamond pendant, circa 1930

Jadeite, onyx, seed pearl and diamond pendant, circa 1930. Photo Sotheby's The jadeite plaque carved with a foliate motif, accented with millegrain-set flowers composed of seed pearls, calibré-cut onyx and single-cut and rose diamonds. Estimation 4,000 — 6,000 CHF FROM THE COLLECTION OF FLORA SASSOONSotheby's. Magnificent Jewels and Noble Jewels. Genève, 13 mai 2014 -http://www.sothebys.com/
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28 avril 2014

A carved jadeite 'Bat and Peach' pendant, 18th-19th century

A carved jadeite 'Bat and Peach' pendant, 18th-19th century. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2014. The rectangular pendant is carved with a bat in flight amidst large peaches and leafy branches. The stone is of a mottled tone with bright apple-green streaks. A rose quartz toggle is attached to the tassle. 2? in. (5.6 cm.) long. Estimate £15,000 – £20,000 ($25,185 - $33,580) Christie's. FINE CHINESE CERAMICS AND WORKS OF ART, 13 May 2014, London, King Street - http://www.christies.com/
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05 avril 2014

A pair of carved jadeite gu vases with taotie motif, Qing dynasty

A pair of carved jadeite gu vases with taotie motif, Qing dynasty. Photo Sotheby's each modelled after the gu vase and of rectangular section, the centre section with rounded sides resting on a hollow splayed foot and surmounted by a tall everted neck, the front and reverse carved in low relief with a taotie mask formed of angular scrollwork, above the foot decorated with two confronting kui dragons, the neck similarly carved in low relief with four dragons, the translucent stone of a icy-green tone, one with lavendar on the side... [Lire la suite]
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04 avril 2014

Carved yellow jadeite and jadeite 'Corn' ornament

Carved yellow jadeite and jadeite 'Corn' ornament. Photo Sotheby's The translucent jadeite and yellow jadeite carved as a corn. Corn approximately 240.00 x 77.95 x 84.18mm. Estimation 80,000 — 120,000 HKD Accompanied by Hong Kong Jade & Stone Laboratory certificate numbered KJ 84248, dated 6 February 2014, stating that the jadeite is natural, known in the trade as "A jade". Also accompanied a wooden stand and fitted box. Sotheby's. Magnificent Jewels and Jadeite, Hong Kong | 07 avr. 2014 - www.sothebys.com
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