01 décembre 2021

A fine and rare huanghuali recessed-leg painting table, Hua'an, 17th century

Lot 221. A fine and rare huanghuali recessed-leg painting table, Hua'an, 17th century; 122.5cm (48 1/4in) wide x 73.5cm (29in) deep x 85cm (33 1/2in) high. Estimate HK$ 1,500,000 - 2,000,000 (€ 170,000 - 230,000). Sold for HK$ 2,252,500 (€ 255,948). © Bonhams 2001-2021 The two-panel top set within the wide rectangular frame, above plain aprons and spandrels moulded with beaded, thumb-grooved edge, the whole supported on slightly splayed legs of rounded section and joined by pairs of... [Lire la suite]

06 mai 2021

A huanghuali recessed-leg painting table, hua'an, Late Ming–early Qing dynasty

Lot 45. A huanghuali recessed-leg painting table, hua'an, Late Ming–early Qing dynasty; 84 by 56 by h. 183 cm. Estimate: 1,600,000 - 2,000,000 HKD. Lot sold: 2,142,000 HKD. Courtesy Sotheby's. the long rectangular top set with a floating panel in a moulded frame, above a plain apron with short spandrels, supported on slightly splayed legs of circular section, each pair of legs joined by two horizontal stretchers on the shorter sides. Provenance: Grace Wu Bruce,... [Lire la suite]
24 mai 2020

A small huanghuali recessed-leg painting table, pingtouan, Late Ming dynasty

  Lot 130. A small huanghuali recessed-leg painting table, pingtouan, Late Ming dynasty; 81.3 by 137.5 by 81.3 cm., 32 by 54 1/8  by 32 in. Estimate 2,800,000 — 4,000,000 HKD. Lot Sold 7,880,000 HKD (905,853 EUR). Courtesy Sotheby's. the top of standard mitre, mortise and tenon construction, with a huamu two-board, tongue-and-grooved, floating panel supported by four dovetailed transverse stretchers and an additional cross stretcher... [Lire la suite]
03 août 2019

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

Lot 1110. A very rare large huanghuali recessed-leg painting table, hua'an, 17th century; 31 7/8 in. (81 cm.) high, 77 in. (197 cm.) wide, 22 in. (56.5 cm.) deep. Estimate USD 200,000 - USD 300,000. Price realised USD 365,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2014 The beautifully proportioned table has an attractively figured single-panel top set within the wide, rectangular frame with beaded, thumb-grooved edge above plain aprons and spandrels. The whole is raised on thick legs of rounded section joined by... [Lire la suite]
29 mai 2019

A huanghuali recessed-leg painting table, pingtou’an, Late Ming dynasty

Lot 3123. A huanghuali recessed-leg painting table, pingtou’an, Late Ming dynasty; 32 in. (81.3 cm.) high, 62 3/8 in. (158.5 cm.) long, 27 3/4 in. (70.6 cm.) wide. Estimate HKD 2,000,000 - HKD 3,000,000. Price realised HKD 2,500,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2019.  The rectangular mitred bed frame with soft mat seat is set with beaded, ‘ice-plate’ edge, above a narrow waist and plain beaded apron continuing to the square legs with incurving hoof feet. The four corner posts and two front... [Lire la suite]
17 mai 2018

A magnificent large huanghuali recessed-leg painting table, hua’an, 17th century

Lot 1207. A magnificent large huanghuali recessed-leg painting table, hua’an, 17th century; 32 in. (81.3 cm.) high, 90 ¼ in. (229.2 cm.) wide, 27 7/8 in. (70.8 cm.) deep. Estimate USD 500,000 - USD 700,000. Price realised USD 869,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2016 The two-panel top is enclosed by a frame with molded edge above plain aprons and spandrels. The slightly splayed legs are of circular section and are joined at the sides by pairs of stretchers. Note: The recessed-leg table is... [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]
17 mars 2015

A massive and very rare huanghuali recessed-leg painting table, hua’an, China, Ming dynasty, 17th century

  Lot 42. A massive and very rare huanghuali recessed-leg painting table, hua’an, China, Ming dynasty, 17th century; 33 ½ in. (85.1 cm.) high, 86 ¾ in. (220.3 cm.) wide, 28 1/8 in. (71.4 cm.) deep. Estimate $800,000 – $1,200,000. Price realised USD 3,525,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2015  With two-panel top set within the wide rectangular frame with triple beaded edge, above thick plain beaded aprons and spandrels, all raised on massive thumb-grooved and beaded legs and joined by... [Lire la suite]
23 février 2013

Fine Huanghuali furniture from an important private American collection to be offered at Christie's New York

Fine Huanghuali Furniture From an Important Private American Collection.  NEW YORK, NY.- On March 21, Christie's will offer 13 pieces of Fine Huanghuali Furniture from an Important Private American Collection. Dating from the 17th and 18th centuries, each is constructed from huanghuali, also known as yellow rosewood, among the most desirable and highly sought-after wood in Chinese furniture construction. Each item is a superb example of its type and carries an impeccable provenance.  Highlighting the collection is a... [Lire la suite]