16 décembre 2021

An unusual carved rhinoceros horn wine cup with chilong handles, China, Ming-early Qing dynasty

Lot 367. An unusual carved rhinoceros horn wine cup with chilong handles, China, Ming-early Qing dynasty. L. 9,8 cm/ H. 4,3 cm Weight: 63 gr. Sold: €4,500 (Est: €4,000 - €5,000). © 2021 Nagel Auctions Very slightly chipped and small losses due to insect damage. Estate of Dr. Otto Schwend (1892 - 1951), collected between 1923 and 1925 in Tungkun, Canton Province and since then continuously in family possession. Nagel Auctions. Asian Art, December 7, 2021

16 décembre 2021

A well carved brown magnolia rhinoceros horn wine cup with carved wood stand, China, 17th-18th century

Lot 364. A well carved brown magnolia rhinoceros horn wine cup with carved wood stand, China, 17th-18th century. L. 11,8/ H. 5,4 cm H. mit Stand 11,2 cm. Sold: €5,000 (Est: €5,000 - €8,000). © 2021 Nagel Auctions Few very small or tiny chips. Estate of Dr. Otto Schwend (1892 - 1951), collected between 1923 and 1925 in Tungkun, Canton Province and since then continuously in family possession. Nagel Auctions. Asian Art, December 7, 2021 
16 décembre 2021

A fine and rare rhinoceros horn wine cup with lotus, China, Ming dynasty

Lot 387. A fine and rare rhinoceros horn wine cup with lotus, China, Ming dynasty. H. 11,2/ L. 14,1 cm Weight 474 gr. Sold: €12,000 (Est: €15,000 - €20,000). © 2021 Nagel Auctions Very minor traces of age. Old North German private collection, assembled prior 2007 from an old North German estate. Nagel Auctions. Asian Art, December 7, 2021 
16 décembre 2021

A fine carved brown rhinoceros wine cup with taotie masks, China, 18th century

Lot 369. A fine carved brown rhinoceros wine cup with taotie masks and chilong handles, China, 18th century. L. 15,7/ H. 8,6 cm Weight: 199 gr. Sold: €22,000 (Est: €8,000 - €12,000). © 2021 Nagel Auctions Stand with small repair, few filled very small chips to extremities. Estate of Dr. Otto Schwend (1892 - 1951), collected between 1923 and 1925 in Tungkun, Canton Province and since then continuously in family possession. Nagel Auctions. AsianArt, December 7, 2021
16 décembre 2021

A very fine carved brown rhinoceros wine cup, China, 18th century

Lot 365. A very fine carved brown rhinoceros wine cup with taotie masks, chilong handles and ring handle on carved wood stand, China, 18th century. L. 13 cm/ H. 10,2 cm, H. mit Stand 15,5 cm Weight: 176 gr. Sold: €33,000 (Est: €12,000 - €18,000). © 2021 Nagel Auctions Estate of Dr. Otto Schwend (1892 - 1951), collected between 1923 and 1925 in Tungkun, Canton Province and since then continuously in family possession. Nagel Auctions. AsianArt, December 7, 2021
28 septembre 2021

A pair of copper-red-glazed wine cups, Yongzheng six-character marks in underglaze blue within double circles and of the p

Lot 868. A pair of copper-red-glazed wine cups, Yongzheng six-character marks in underglaze blue within double circles and of the period (1723-1735); 2 7/8 in. (7.3 cm.) diam. Estimate: USD 20,000 - USD 30,000. Price realised USD 131,250. © Christie's 2021 Each cup is finely potted with deep rounded sides, and is covered on the exterior with a glaze of crushed strawberry-red color. The interior and base are glazed white. Provenance: Sotheby's Hong Kong, 25 November... [Lire la suite]

03 février 2021

A well carved rhinoceros horn wine cup with grapewine carving, 18th century

Lot 374. A well carved rhinoceros horn wine cup with grapewine carving, 18th century; L. 13,8 cm. Estimate: € 8,000 - €12,000. Result: € 30,000. Courtesy Nagel.  Provenance: Old German private collection, in the possession of the owner's family since before 1914. Fine Asian Art, Stuttgart - Part I by Nagel Auction, December 8, 2020
02 janvier 2021

A German silver-gilt wine cup, Theodor or Tobias Riederer, Augsburg, circa 1614-1616

Lot 8. A German silver-gilt wine cup, Theodor or Tobias Riederer, Augsburg, circa 1614-1616; 6½in.; 16.5cm. high; 192gr, 6oz, 3dwt. Estimate: 5,000 - 8,000 GBP. Lot sold: 4,032 GBP. Photo Sotheby's. of tapered conical form, the cup with applied wriggle work rim above embossed lobes and matting, on a knopped stem and domed stippled foot, marked on body and foot. Property of a descendant of William Beckford & The Dukes of Hamilton. Provenance: In the Hamilton Collection before 1888;Possibly... [Lire la suite]
27 septembre 2020

A pair of small copper-red-glazed wine cups, Yongzheng six-character marks and of the period (1723-1735)

  Lot 832. A pair of small copper-red-glazed wine cups, Yongzheng six-character marks in underglaze blue within double circles and of the period (1723-1735); 2 7/8 in. (7.1 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 20,000 - USD 30,000. Price realised USD 50,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2020. Each finely potted with deep rounded sides, the exteriors covered with a glaze of soft crushed strawberry-red color, the interiors and bases covered with a clear glaze. Provenance: Christie's Hong Kong, 13 January... [Lire la suite]
18 juin 2020

A green-glazed jar and a sancai-glazed wine cup, Tang Dynasty (618-907)

Lot 1. A green-glazed jar and a sancai-glazed wine cup, Tang Dynasty (618-907);12,2 cm; 5,7 cm, 4¾ in.; 2¼ in. Estimate: 600 - 800 EUR. Lot sold 375 EUR. Courtesy Sotheby's. le vase de forme ronde à col resserré et ourlé; la petite coupe sur pied à bords évasés (2). Collection Particulière du Sud-Est de la France. Provenance: The vase: Noël Gallery, 122, rue de la Boétie, Paris (according to label).   Sotheby's. Arts d'Asie, Paris, 18 Juin 2020