03 avril 2017

Geneva magnificent jewels on international highlight tour

La Légende – A diamond and cultured pearl necklace, by Boehmer et Bassenge, 92.15 carats, D, Flawless Estimate: US$ 14,000,000 – 20,000,000. © Christie’s Images Limited 2017. GENEVA.- Christie’s upcoming auction of Magnificent Jewels will take place on 17 May at the Four Seasons Hotel des Bergues, where approximately 250 exceptional jewels await collectors from around the globe. Ahead of the auction, highlights will tour to London from 10-12 April. The jewels will be exhibited for a long stretch in New York, from 21-25... [Lire la suite]

11 mars 2017

A 'Jun' purple-splashed jar, Jin-Yuan Dynasty

Lot 641. A 'Jun' purple-splashed jar, Jin-Yuan Dynasty. Estimate 4,000 — 6,000 USD. Photo: Sotheby's. the globular body supported on a short splayed foot, the short wide neck flanked by two loop handles, splashed on both sides with a rich purple on the pale blue glaze draining from the rim to reveal the russet body beneath and stopping irregularly above the foot to reveal the pale buff body. Width 6 5/8  in., 16.8 cm  Provenance: Christie's Hong Kong, 26th April 1999, lot 653.  ... [Lire la suite]
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23 février 2017

Vietnamese Ivory-Glazed Stoneware Jar, Lý dynasty, 12th-early 13th century A.D.

Vietnamese Ivory-Glazed Stoneware Jar, Lý dynasty, 12th-early 13th century A.D. Height: 21.3 cm. (8 3/8 in); Diameter: 21.5 cm. (8 1/2 in.) © 2016 Kaikodo
16 janvier 2017

Blue-and-White Jar of guan shape, Jiajing mark and period (1522-1566) , Ming dynasty (1368 – 1644)

Blue-and-White Jar of guan shape, Jiajing mark and period (1522-1566) , Ming dynasty (1368 – 1644). Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province. Porcelain with cobalt under colorless glaze. Purchase. Accession Number: F1962.16. Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery © 2014 Smithsonian Institution
03 janvier 2017

Jar, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Reign of the Jiajing emperor (1522-1566)

Jar, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Reign of the Jiajing emperor (1522-1566). Porcelain. H. 14 in x Diam. 15 in, H. 35.6 cm x Diam. 38.1 cm. The Avery Brundage Collection, B60P97 © 2016 Asian Art Museum Chong-Moon Lee Center for Asian Art and Culture 
29 décembre 2016

Jar, Ming dynasty, Jiajing six-character mark within double-circles and of the period (1522-1566)

Jar, Ming dynasty, Jiajing six-character mark within double-circles and of the period (1522-1566), China, Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province. Porcelain with underglaze blue decoration. The Avery Brundage Collection, B62P88. © 2016 Asian Art Museum Chong-Moon Lee Center for Asian Art and Culture.
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26 décembre 2016

Jar, Ming dynasty, Jiajing six-character mark and of the period (1522-1566)

Jar, Ming dynasty, Jiajing six-character mark and of the period (1522-1566), China, Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province. Porcelain with underglaze blue decoration. H. 3 3/4 in. Gift of Roy Leventritt, B69P41L. © 2016 Asian Art Museum Chong-Moon Lee Center for Asian Art and Culture
17 décembre 2016

A large Longquan celadon jar, guan, Ming dynasty (1368–1644)

Lot 8152. A large Longquan celadon jar, guan, Ming dynasty (1368–1644). Estimate US$ 3,000 - 5,000 (€2,900 - 4,800).  Photo Bonhams. Of globular form, the thick walls carved in shallow relief with flowering branches above a band of ascending flower petals, the bowl-shaped base separately molded and applied before the olive green glaze was applied, leaving cinnamon-burnt unglazed areas, exterior foot and base area. 13 3/4in (35cm) diameter  Bonhams. FINE ASIAN WORKS OF ART AND PAINTINGS,... [Lire la suite]
19 novembre 2016

Jar, Lý-Trân Dynasty (1100–1399)

Jar, Lý-Trân Dynasty (1100–1399). Stoneware with green glaze, carved and inlaid iron brown glaze decoration, Thanh Hoa, 31.5 x 22.5 cm (12 3/8 x 8 7/8 in.). Marshall H. Gould Fund, 1995.678 © 2016 Museum of Fine Arts, Boston  Provenance: Purchased by the MFA in 1995 from Kenneth Baars, Surrey, UK. CATALOGUE RAISONNÉ: Truong, Philippe, The Elephant and the Lotus: Vietnamese Ceramics in the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, 2007 Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Cat. 120.
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18 novembre 2016

A Lushan phosphatic glaze-splashed brown-glazed jar, Tang dynasty (618-907)

Lot 3106. A Lushan phosphatic glaze-splashed brown-glazed jar, Tang dynasty (618-907). Estimate HKD 60,000 - HKD 80,000 (USD 7,774 - USD 10,365). Photo Christie's Images Ltd 2016. The jar is covered with a lustrous dark brown glaze, decorated with large milky-blue phosphatic splashes in two registers, ending in an irregular line to expose the oatmeal-coloured body. 7 1/4 in. (18.5 cm.) high, box Provenance: Acquired in Taipei on 5 August 1989 Christie's. Chinese Ceramics From The... [Lire la suite]