21 avril 2018

A silver-gilt mounted Chinese blue and white porcelain box, Wanli, 1573-1619, the mounts, probably Dutch or English, circa 1680

Lot 288. A silver-gilt mounted Chinese blue and white porcelain box, the body Wanli, 1573-1619, the mounts, unmarked, probably Dutch or English, circa 1680; 13.5cm., 5 3/8 in. long. Estimate 2,000 — 3,000 GBP. Courtesy Sotheby's 2018. oblong with rounded ends, the cover decorated with a bird below climbing flowers and a butterfly, the twin-compartment body with trailing vines, the cover, body, and foot, with stylised acanthus border silver-gilt mounts. Provenance: Christie's, London, 19... [Lire la suite]

14 octobre 2017

A silver-gilt mounted Chinese blue and white porcelain box, Wanli, 1573-1619, probably Dutch or English, circa 1680

Lot 216. A silver-gilt mounted Chinese blue and white porcelain box, the body Wanli, 1573-1619, the mounts, unmarked, probably Dutch or English, circa 1680. Estimate 4,000 — 6,000 GBP. Photo: Sotheby's. oblong with rounded ends, the cover decorated with a bird below climbing flowers and a butterfly, the twin-compartment body with trailing vines, the cover, body, and foot, with stylised acanthus border silver-gilt mounts; 13.5cm., 5 3/8 in. long. Provenance: Christie's, London, 19... [Lire la suite]
16 février 2017

A Chinese porcelain box, Ming dynasty, Wanli Period (1573-1620)

Lot 94. A Chinese porcelain box, Ming dynasty, Wanli Period (1573-1620). Estimation : 350 € / 500 €. Courtesy Veritas Art Auctioneers, Lisboa FaGummed body with scalloped rim. Blue under glaze decoration with cartouches depicting flowers and birds (hairline and small chips) - 6,5x11,5 cm Antiquités et Œuvres d’Art, Argenterie et Bijoux chez Veritas Art Auctioneers, Lisboa, le 21 Février 2017 à 21h00
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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]
20 août 2012

Fine Chinese robin-egg glazed and molded gilded porcelain box. Qianlong mark, Qing dynasty

Fine Chinese robin-egg glazed and molded gilded porcelain box. Qianlong mark, Qing dynasty. 012 © Freeman's Auctioneers & Appraisers Two part circular box, well molded gilded dragon with free-moving flaming pearls and eyes over conforming base with molded Qianlong mark. D: 3 in. Estimate $4,000-6,000 Notes: Movable dragon eye, tongue, and flaming pearl, imperfectly round footring but otherwise in good condition appropriate to age.  Freeman's Auctioneers & Appraisers. ASIAN ARTS. Sep 09... [Lire la suite]