22 juin 2019

A fine huanghuali kang table, 17th-18th century

Lot 164. A fine huanghuali kang table, 17th-18th century; 30 x 30 1/2 x 13in (76.2 x 77.5 x 33.1cm). Estimate US$ 15,000 - 25,000 (€ 13,000 - 22,000). © Bonhams. The rectangular two-board top set into a mitered, mortise and tenon frame with 'ice-plate' edge above single board waisted aprons joined to elegantly curved rectangular legs.  Provenance: Sotheby's, New York sale 5614, 8 and 9 October 1987, lot 461Property of a West Coast Collector. Bonhams. Fine Asian Works of Art, San... [Lire la suite]
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14 janvier 2019

An unusual small zitan kang table, kangji, 19th century

Lot 1358. An unusual small zitan kang table, kangji, 19th century; 11 in. (28 cm.) high, 25¼ in. (64.2 cm.) wide, 18 5/16 in. (46.5 cm.) deep. Estimate USD 10,000 - USD 15,000. Price realised USD 56,250. © Christie's Images Ltd 2011 With four-panel top set within the rectangular frame, above aprons carved in sunken relief with key fret and stylized chilong confronted around pearls, the whole supported on short legs of square section terminating in scroll-form hoof feet.  ... [Lire la suite]
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24 août 2016

A huanghuali kang table, kangzhuo, 17th century

Lot 1201. A huanghuali kang table, kangzhuo, 17th century. Estimate USD 40,000 - USD 60,000 . Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2016 The single-paneled top is set within a rectangular frame above a recessed waist and beaded, shaped aprons carved with intertwined tendrils and lingzhi motif. All is supported on cabriole legs terminating in ruyi-form feet. 12 ¼ in. (31.2 cm.) high, 35 ¾ in. (90.8 cm.) wide, 20 in. (50.8 cm.) deep Provenance : Grace Wu Bruce, Hong Kong. Property from... [Lire la suite]
23 avril 2015

Pricey Chinese takeout at Quinn & Farmer as pair of huanghuali stools and zitan kang table sell for $700K

Important Pair of Huanghuali Cabriole Leg Stools, fangdeng, 17th-18th century; 21" H x 20 1/4" W x 20 1/2" D. Purchased from Christie's, September 19, 1996, Lot 104. Estimation 100 000,00 - 150 000,00 USD. Sold for $448,400. Courtesy Quinn & Farmer image. CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA.- Two lots of antique Chinese furniture entered in Quinn & Farmer’s April 18 auction proved to be stellar investments for the consignor who purchased them at Christie’s in 1996, a time when the Asian secondary market was still... [Lire la suite]
19 mars 2015

Chinese Huanghuali furniture fetches soaring prices at Bonhams

A Huanghuali kang table, 18th century. The two-board top set into a mitered, mortise and tenon frame over elaborate shaped aprons carved in high relief with centered addorsed brackets framed by disintegrated zoomorphs and cloud scrolls over a beaded border extending through the cabriole legs. 17 1/8 x 52 3/4 x 30 1/4in (43.5 x 134 x 76.8cm). Sold for: $341,000  (€321,941). Photo: Bonhams. NEW YORK, NY.- The Chinese Works of Art from the Scholar’s Studio sale at Bonhams totaled $2.89 million that... [Lire la suite]