16 avril 2017

A white jade figure of a mythical beast, Ming dynasty (1368-1644)

Lot 3715. A white jade figure of a mythical beast, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), 7 cm, 2 3/4  in. Estimate 150,000 — 200,000 HKD. Lot sold 187,500 HKD. Photo: Sotheby's.   worked recumbent with legs tucked underneath its body and the tail curled alongside its rear haunches, the single-horned head turned sharply backwards looking at its knopped spine, the face detailed with large rounded eyes beneath curled eyebrows, funnel-shaped ears, flaring nostrils and a wide grinning mouth, the stone of an even... [Lire la suite]

20 juillet 2015

A white jade figure of Lan Caihe, Qing dynasty, 18th century

A white jade figure of Lan Caihe, Qing dynasty, 18th century. Estimate  100,000 — 150,000  HKD.  Lot. sold 212,500 HKD. Photo Sotheby's the lady immortal carved standing holding a lingzhi in her right hand and carrying a ruyi suspending a flower basket over her left shoulder, a double gourd suspended at her waist, the stone of even pale celadon-white colour, wood stand; 10.3 cm., 4 in. Sotheby's. Chinese Art, Hong Kong, 01 juin 2015, 03:15 PM
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20 juillet 2015

A white jade figure of Shoulao, Qing dynasty, 18th century

A white jade figure of Shoulao, Qing dynasty, 18th century. Estimate  100,000 — 150,000  HKD.  Lot. sold 437,500 HKD. Photo Sotheby's carved standing with an attendant carrying a peach at his side, holding a gnarled staff in its left hand, his serene face with fine features set in a benevolent expression, his robe falling in ample folds, the smoothly polished stone of even celadon-white colour: 10.1 cm., 4 in. Sotheby's. Chinese Art, Hong Kong, 01 juin 2015, 03:15 PM
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