09 décembre 2020

A small huanghuali, nanmu and softwood round-corner tapered cabinet, yuanjiaogui, Mid Qing Dynasty

Lot 134. A small huanghuali, nanmu and softwood round-corner tapered cabinet, yuanjiaogui, Mid Qing Dynasty; 74cm (29 1/8in) wide x 44cm (17 5/16in) deep x 108cm (42 1/2in) high. Estimate HK$ 250,000-400,000. Sold for HK$ 315,000 (€ 33,548). Photo: Bonhams. The floating panel top set into a standard mitre, mortise and tenon, tongue and groove frame with rounded corners showing exposed tenons on the short sides, the four main stiles gently splayed and double-tenoned into the top, rounded on the exterior edges... [Lire la suite]

02 décembre 2020

A huanghuali round-corner tapered cabinet, yuanjiaogui, Mid Qing Dynasty

Lot 146. A huanghuali round-corner tapered cabinet, yuanjiaogui, Mid Qing Dynasty; 111cm (43 3/4in) high x 69cm (27 3/16in) wide x 43cm (16 15/16in) deep. Estimate HK$ 800,000-1,200,000. Sold for HK$ 877,500 (€ 94,584). Photo: Bonhams. The floating panel-top set into a standard mitre, mortise and tenon, tongue and groove frame with rounded corners showing exposed tenons on the short sides, the four main stiles gently splayed and double-tenoned into the top, rounded on the exterior edges and square in the... [Lire la suite]
04 octobre 2020

A pair of huanghuali round-corner tapered cabinets, yuanjiaogui, Ming dynasty, 17th century

Lot 45. A pair of huanghuali round-corner tapered cabinets, yuanjiaogui, Ming dynasty, 17th century; 96 by 51 by h. 179 cm, 37 ¾ by 20 by h. 70 ½ in. Estimate: 2,000,000 - 3,000,000 HKD. Lot sold 6,467,000 HKD. Courtesy Sotheby's. each constructed with a rectangular projecting top supported on splayed corner posts enclosing a pair of panelled doors within round moulded frames flanking a central stile, surmounting a horizontal band divided into three sections, all above plain apron... [Lire la suite]
14 juillet 2020

A pair of huanghuali round-corner tapered cabinets, yuanjiaogui, 17th century

Lot 118. A pair of huanghuali round-corner tapered cabinets, yuanjiaogui, 17th century; 155.5 by 77 by 42.3 cm, 61 1/8  by 30 1/4  by 16 5/8  in. Estimate HKD 1,500,000 — 2,500,000. Price realised HKD 4,375,000. Courtesy Sotheby's.  each of rectangular section and surmounted with a cabinet top with a round edge beginning and ending with a narrow flat band, supported on four recessed slightly splayed stiles at each corner forming the tapered... [Lire la suite]
19 septembre 2019

A rare huanghuali round-corner tapered cabinet, yuanjiaogui, 17th century

Lot 885. A rare huanghuali round-corner tapered cabinet, yuanjiaogui, 17th century; 45 ¾ in. (116.2 cm.) high, 29 in. (73.6 cm.) wide, 17 ½ in. (44.5 cm.) deep. Estimate USD 60,000 - USD 80,000. Price realised USD 68,750. © Christie's Image Ltd 2019. The beautifully proportioned cabinet has a rounded rectangular top supported on elegantly splayed legs of circular section. The matched single-panel doors open to reveal the shelved interior, all above a plain apron and spandrels.  ... [Lire la suite]
13 février 2018

A huanghuali round-corner tapered cabinet,yuanjiaogui, 17th century

Lot 977. A huanghuali round-corner tapered cabinet, yuanjiaogui, 17th century; 74 7/8 in. (190.2 cm.) high, 36 ¼ in. (92.1 cm.) wide, 19 5/8 in. (49.8 cm.) deep. Estimate USD 200,000 - USD 300,000. Price realised USD 468,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2017 The beautifully-proportioned cabinet is constructed with a rounded rectangular double-molded and beaded top, supported on elegantly splayed legs of double-molded and beaded square section. The large panels of the doors are set within... [Lire la suite]
14 septembre 2015

A large huamu-inset huanghuali round-corner tapered cabinet, yuanjiaogui, 17h-18th century

A large huamu-inset huanghuali round-corner tapered cabinet, yuanjiaogui, 17h-18th century. Estimate $200,000 – $300,000. Photo Christie's Image Lt 2015 The top frame is carved with beaded edge and protrudes past the huanghuali frame inset with nanmu burl panels in the doors and on the sides. The doors open to reveal the shelved interior with two drawers, all above plain aprons and spandrels on the front and sides. 59 ¾ in. (151.8 cm.) high, 36 5/8 in. (93 cm.) wide, 18 ½ in. (47 cm.) deep ... [Lire la suite]
08 novembre 2013

A pair of huanghuali round-corner tapered cabinets, yuanjiaogui, Qing dynasty

A pair of huanghuali round-corner tapered cabinets, yuanjiaogui, Qing dynasty. Photo courtesy Sotheby's the rounded projecting four frame members set above the rectangular recessed top panel, joined by four round posts at each corner forming the tapered silhouette, the pair of single panel  doors with wooden dowels fitting into sockets in the upper frame and lower front rail, above a plain narrow apron with curved spandrels, withbaitong plates, pulls and pin, the interior divided into four shelves. Quantité:... [Lire la suite]