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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08 mars 2014

Chinese jadeite vase and cover

Chinese jadeite vase and cover. Photo Freeman's. The baluster form vase with double dragon handles and loose suspending rings, the body carved in relief with dragon adn phoenix, raised on tall splayed foot attached to wooden base. H (vase and cover): 8 3/4 inches. Estimate $15,000-20,000 Freeman's. ASIAN ARTS.Saturday, March 15 at 10am - www.freemansauction.com
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08 mars 2014

Chinese jadeite covered vase

Chinese jadeite covered vase. Photo Freeman's. Ovoid vase with dragon finial cover and double dragon head handles supporting loose rings, front panel depicting Guanyin and back panel Xi Wangmu; icy white matrix suffused with pale apple green veins. H with cover: 12 1/4 inches; minor frets along mouth rim and fine fissures on loose ring handles. Estimate $30,000-50,000 Freeman's. ASIAN ARTS.Saturday, March 15 at 10am - www.freemansauction.com
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08 mars 2014

Chinese jadeite faceted vase and cover, Republic period

Chinese jadeite faceted vase and cover, Republic period. Photo Freeman's. The slender hu-form square vase with splayed feet and plain cover, the body carved in openwork with birds among peony sprigs. H: 9 1/2 inches. Estimate $6,000-8,000 Freeman's. ASIAN ARTS.Saturday, March 15 at 10am - www.freemansauction.com
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08 mars 2014

Chinese jadeite ovoid vase and cover, Republic period

Chinese jadeite ovoid vase and cover, Republic period. Photo Freeman's. Vase with double elephant and ring andles to body and cover; the body carved in low relief with dragons among scrolling clouds and the cover surmounted with a fu dog finial; jade of pale lavender to green tones. H with cover: 8 1/4 inches. Estimate $6,000-8,000 Freeman's. ASIAN ARTS.Saturday, March 15 at 10am - www.freemansauction.com
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02 janvier 2014

Pair of multi-colour jadeite, gem-set and diamond 'Spring and Autumn' brooches

Pair of multi-colour jadeite, gem-set and diamond 'Spring and Autumn' brooches. Photo courtesy Sotheby's. The first brooch set with a jadeite plaque of celadon tone carved as a vase, flower blossoms set with jadeite, icy jadeite, yellow jadeite, ruby, orange sapphire and tsavorite garnet, symbolising 'spring'; the second brooch of similar design with flower blossoms set with jadeite, yellow jadeite, sapphire and coloured sapphire, symbolising 'autumn'; mounted in 18 karat blackened gold, with pendant loop fitting. (2).Jadeite vases... [Lire la suite]
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25 décembre 2013

Jadeite Artist Junyi Wang.

Jadeite Artist Junyi Wang.
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10 décembre 2013

Gold, jadeite, enamel and diamond paper knife

Gold, jadeite, enamel and diamond paper knife. Photo Sotheby's Set with a carved jadeite scholar decorated with black and white enamel, accented by rose-cut diamonds and cabochon emeralds, gross weight approximately 67 dwts, length 6¾ inches; circa 1920. Estimation 6,000 — 8,000 USD  Sotheby's. Magnificent Jewels.New York | 11 déc. 2013 - www.sothebys.com
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22 novembre 2013

A very fine embellished gilt-bronze, jadeite and glass oblong octagonal cage-mounted snuff box and cover, Qianlong, circa 1750

A very fine embellished gilt-bronze, jadeite and glass oblong octagonal cage-mounted snuff box and cover, Qianlong, circa 1750. Photo courtesy Bonhams. The exquisitely extravagant box set with a dark green jadeite plaque on all eight sideswithin gilt frames, the panel on top made of semi-translucent emerald green glass, the cover inset with seed pearls and angled pink embellishments at the borders simulating flower petals, the sides decorated with alternating pink and white embellishments, the base and interior gilt and with a... [Lire la suite]


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