08 octobre 2021

iGavel Auctions Autumn Asian Art Sale now open for bidding

Asian Works of Art including Jades from an American Collector. © 2021 iGavel.  NEW YORK, NY.- Lark Mason Associates announced that its autumn 2021 Asian art sale opened for bidding on October 5th through October 21st on iGavel Auctions. With over 500 lots on sale, the auction centers around a strong collection of approximately 70 archaic and later jades that were purchased mainly in the 1970's from reputable sources, including Christie's, Sotheby's, Spink & Son's and other galleries. Many jades have a copy... [Lire la suite]

03 janvier 2021

A South German gilt-metal mounted, ebonised and carved table cabinet, possibly Augsburg, early 17th century

Lot 86. A South German gilt-metal mounted, ebonised and carved table cabinet, possibly Augsburg, early 17th century; 94 cm. high; 78cm. wide: 38cm. deep. Estimate: 8,000 - 12,000 GBP. Unsold. Photo Sotheby's. of architectural stepped and breakfront shape, with a central door with a plaque depicting Perseus coming to Andromeda's rescue, the upper frieze drawer double-sided and with four engraved game boards, and with a further quantity of smaller and wider drawers mostly lined with marbleized paper... [Lire la suite]
09 décembre 2020

A large zitan table cabinet, guanpixiang, Mid Qing Dynasty

Lot 136. A large zitan table cabinet, guanpixiang, Mid Qing Dynasty; 20.5cm (8 1/8in) long. Estimate HK$ 200,000-300,000. Sold for HK$ 277,500 (€ 29,554). Photo: Bonhams. Of rectangular form embellished with metal mounts at the corners, the hinged flat-top cover opening to reveal a separate upper compartment, above a pair of well-figured doors concealing four short and one long drawers, the cover set with a chain to hold the lid in place when open, applied across the front cover and doors with a circular... [Lire la suite]
20 mai 2020

A huanghuali marble doors table cabinet, Late Ming-early Qing dynasty

Lot 116. A huanghuali marble doors table cabinet, Late Ming-early Qing dynasty; 34.5 by 35 by 25.3 cm., 13 1/2  by 13 3/4  by 9 7/8  in. Estimate 180,000 — 280,000 HKD. Lot Sold 2,720,000 HKD (312,680 EUR). Courtesy Sotheby's. of rectangular form, the top lid opening to reveal a tray-like compartment, set with five drawers behind the two doors, the doors inset with dalishi marble visible on both sides, all resting on a cusped base. ... [Lire la suite]
24 mars 2020

A well-carved cinnabar lacquer table cabinet, Qing dynasty, 18th century

Lot 3576. A well-carved cinnabar lacquer table cabinet, Qing dynasty, 18th century; 10 1/2 x 13 3/4 x 7 7/8 in. (26.6 x 34.8 x 20 cm.). Estimate HKD 600,000 - HKD 800,000. Price Realized HKD 620,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2011.  Of rectangular shape set on short tab feet, with two hinged doors to the front opening to reveal a single shelf, each door, back and side carved with panels depicting well-balanced arrangements of antiques and precious objects including flower... [Lire la suite]
15 décembre 2016

A German ivory inlaid and walnut veneered table cabinet, attributed to Ferdinand Plitzner or to Heinrich Ludwig Rohde, ca 1725

Lot 284. A German ivory inlaid and walnut veneered table cabinet, attributed to Ferdinand Plitzner or to Heinrich Ludwig Rohde, Pommersfelden or Mainz, circa 1725. Estimate 80,000 — 120,000 GBP (92,792 - 139,188 EUR). Photo: Sotheby's. with engraved ivory inlays, the central section with two doors opening to reveal eleven drawers and a mirrored tabernacle with chequered floor, the lower section with two further drawers flanked by gilt-bronze putti, decorated overall with... [Lire la suite]

09 septembre 2016

ARPAB / Álvaro Roquette - Pedro Aguiar Branco à la Biennale des Antiquaires 2016

Cup. Gold, 20 cm high, Portugal, ca. 1730-50 © Pedro Lobo Table cabinet. Exotic wood, tortoiseshell, ivory, and silver, Ceylon (Sri Lanka), Late 16th century, 24.2 x 47.6 x 32.6 cm © Pedro Lobo Tazza. Gilded silver, 21 x 29.5 x 29.5 cm, Lisbon, 1548. Provenance: Royal Collections – D Fernando II of Portugal © Pedro Lobo Tazza. Gilded silver, 21 x 29.5 x 29.5 cm, Lisbon, 1548. Provenance: Royal Collections – D Fernando II of Portugal © Pedro Lobo Biennale des Antiquaires 2016. ARPAB / Álvaro Roquette - Pedro Aguiar... [Lire la suite]
04 novembre 2013

Indo-Portuguese table cabinet “Ventó“,Mughal influence, 16th-17th century

  Indo-Portuguese table cabinet “Ventó“. Mughal influence, 16th-17th century. Teak, ebony, other exotic woods, ivory, green-dyed ivory, gilt copper fittings. Photo courtesy AR PAB ASIAN ART IN LONDON. 31st October -- 9th November 2013.  AR PAB. Álvaro Roquette, Pedro Aguiar-Branco - Phone + 351 93 241 65 90 - Phone +33 (0)673 319 165 - Phone +33 (0)142 612 330 - Email alvaro.roquette@gmail.com /pab@pab.pt - Website www.pab.pt
06 octobre 2013

Table cabinet, Augsburg, Germany, ca 1650

Table cabinet, Augsburg, Germany, ca 1650. Melchior Baumgartner, born 1621 - died 1686 (probably made in the workshop of Melchior Baumgartner (1621-1686) possibly before the death of his f, maker). Veneered in ivory, walnut and maple on a carcase of walnut, oak and maple; set with panels in gilded copper, painted with scenes from Ovid's 'Metamorphoses'. Alfred Williams Hearn Gift. W.60-1923 © Victoria and Albert Museum, London By about 1600, Augsburg in Germany was already the centre of the production... [Lire la suite]
28 novembre 2008

An Italian ivory and turtleshell inlaid table cabinet, probably Neapolitan. mid 17th century

An Italian ivory and turtleshell inlaid table cabinet, probably Neapolitan. mid 17th century the concave-sided raised top with two mirrors and inlaid with roundels and ovoloes above a pair of doors inlaid with geometric motifs, the inside of the doors with an octagonal mirror enclosing an architectural interior with a central niche with a broken pediment flanked by two further niches and various drawers, on a platform base and bun feet, the whole with ripple-cut mouldings. 100cm. high, 110cm. wide, 45cn, deep; 3ft. 3in.,... [Lire la suite]