05 mars 2019

A magnificent and very rare huanghuali painting table, jiatousun hua'an, 17th century

  Lot 1665. A magnificent and very rare huanghuali painting table, jiatousun hua'an, 17th century; 32 in. (81.3 cm.) high, 85 in. (215.9 cm.) wide, 24 in. (60.9 cm.) deep. Estimate USD 800,000 - USD 1,200,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2019  The single, floating panel is set in the rectangular frame fitted flush at both narrow ends with short, everted ends, above the beaded apron and beaded, shaped spandrels carved in openwork with ruyi heads. The whole is raised on... [Lire la suite]

01 mars 2017

A very rare and impressive huanghuali recessed-leg painting table, jiatousun hua'an, 17th century

Lot 628. A very rare and impressive huanghuali recessed-leg painting table, jiatousun hua'an, 17th century. Estimate USD 1,000,000 - USD 1,500,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2017. The massive, single floating panel is set in a rectangular frame with beaded edge, above plain, beaded aprons and cloud-form spandrels. The whole is raised on thick legs of rounded section and joined by pairs of stretchers enclosing openwork panels above plain beaded aprons and spandrels. 32 ¾ in. (83.2 cm.) high, 86 ¼ in.... [Lire la suite]