29 décembre 2018

A 'Tielimu' recessed leg table, Ming dynasty

Lot 1072. A 'Tielimu' recessed leg table, Ming dynasty. Height 33 in., 83.8 cm; Width 84 1/2  in., 214.6 cm; Depth 52.4 cm. Estimate $10,000 - $15,000. Sold: $35,000. © Sotheby's comprised of a single board top, joined at the short ends to everted flanges, over a plain beaded apron extending to cloud-scroll spandrels, the beaded-edge rectangular section legs joined by openwork panels of carved lingzhi emerging from rockwork and supported on arched slab feet. Provenance: Collection... [Lire la suite]
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17 mars 2015

A rare large huanghuali recessed leg table, pingtou’an, China, Ming dynasty, 17th century

A rare large huanghuali recessed leg table, pingtou’an, China, Ming dynasty, 17th century. Estimate $400,000 – $600,000. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 The single-panel top set within the wide rectangular frame with ice-plate edge, above plain aprons and cloud shaped spandrels, the whole supported on thick beaded rectangular legs joined by pairs of stretchers of conforming shape - 32 3/8 in. (82.2 cm.) high, 82 ½ in. (209.6 cm.) wide, 22 ¼ in. (56.5 cm.) deep  Provenance: The Collection... [Lire la suite]
17 septembre 2013

Rare Yongle bronze figure sells for over $1.3 million at Bonhams New York sale

Lot 8100. A fine and rare gilt bronze figure of Shadakshari Lokeshvara, Yige drugma Yongle incised six character mark and of the period. Sold for $1,370,500 (€ 1,113,141). © Bonhams 2001-2013. NEW YORK, NY.- A fine and rare gilt bronze figure of Shadakshari Lokeshvara from the Yongle period has sold for $1,370,500 at Bonhams Chinese Art from the Scholar's Studio auction, realizing more than six times its pre-auction estimate. The elegantly posed 15th century figure was produced by the imperial workshops, to be brought to Tibet... [Lire la suite]