21 juillet 2019

A carved and polychrome wood figure of Guanyin, Song-Early Yuan dynasty

Lot 302. A carved and polychrome wood figure of Guanyin, Song-Early Yuan dynasty; 84cm., 33in. Estimate 30,000 - 50,000 GBP. Lot sold 68,500 GBP. © Sotheby's. seated in rajalilasana, both hands held in vitarkamudra, the right arm rested on the raised right knee and the left arm on a rocky ledge, dressed in a long flowing robe falling into elegant folds, the chest and the legs adorned with beaded jewellery, the face with a benevolent expression, the head turned slightly towards the... [Lire la suite]

29 mai 2019

A wood figure of a three-faced and six-armed Guanyin, Dali kingdom, 12th century

Lot 2712. A wood figure of a three-faced and six-armed Guanyin, Dali kingdom, 12th century; 17 ¼ in. (44 cm.) high. Estimate HKD 120,000 - HKD 180,000. Price realised HKD 150,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2019. The figure of Guanyin is depicted with three heads, two of which have wrathful expressions; and six arms, the principal left hand carrying a precious pearl. His body is draped by elaborate bejewelled ornaments. He sits on a rocky throne, with lotus petals and small devotional... [Lire la suite]
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29 mai 2019

A highly important majestic pair of wood figures of standing bodhisattvas, Five Dynasties-Northern Song dynasty (10th-11th centu

Lot 2713. A highly important majestic pair of wood figures of standing bodhisattvas, Five Dynasties-Northern Song dynasty (10th-11th century). Estimate HKD 40,000,000 - HKD 60,000,000. Price realised HKD 45,205,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2019. Comprised of a standing figure of Guanyin, and a standing figure of Mahasthamaprapta, each regal bodhisattva is standing swayed gently to one side, with one hand raised and the other hand holding the end of the... [Lire la suite]
20 mars 2015

Rare Kamakura-period flask leads Fine Japanese & Korean Works of Art Sale at Bonhams

A large and rare Ko-Seto heishi (flask), Kamakura period (early 14th century), 12 1/16in (30.5cm) high. Sold for: $275,000. Photo: Bonhams. NEW YORK, NY.- Bonhams ended its Asia week sales in style when the Fine Japanese & Korean Works of Art on March 18 made more than $1.3 million. The rarest item on offer, an early 14th century large Japanese Ko-Seto heishi (flask), fetched $275,000 and was the top lot of the day. “Today’s sale of the important ko-seto flask underscores Bonhams’ commitment to bringing important... [Lire la suite]
19 octobre 2012

A wood figure of Buddha Shakyamuni, Vietnam, 18th-19th Ct

A wood figure of Buddha Shakyamuni, Vietnam, 18th-19th Ct. Photo Nagel seated in vajrasana on a red coloured plinth with both hands resting on his lap supporting a ratna, wearing undergarment secured with a ribbon knotted to the front and a wide-sleeved mantle cover. H. 61 cm. Estimate 2500 € Property of a private Berlin collection Nagel. "Asian Art". 2012/10/31 http://www.auction.de/
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26 octobre 2010

A rare wood figure of Buddha Shakyamuni, Vietnam, ca. 18th century..

A rare wood figure of Buddha Shakyamuni, Vietnam, ca. 18th century. photo courtesy Nagel seated in vajrasana, both hands resting in dhyanamudra on his lap, wearing under skirt and mantle covering both shoulders and falling in pleats around his legs. H. 61,5 cm - Estimate € 6 000 Nagel Auktionen. Asian Art. November 4th 2010 www.auction.de
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04 avril 2010

A chinese painted wood figure of Guanyin. Yuan/Ming dynasty, 13th-15th century

A chinese painted wood figure of Guanyin. Yuan/Ming dynasty, 13th-15th century. 17¼ in. (43.8 cm.) high, stand - Est. $2,000 - $3,000 Christie's Interiors. 6 - 7 April 2010. New York, Rockefeller Plaza www.christies.com
20 décembre 2008

A wood figure of Antinous after the Antique, first half 19th century

A wood figure of Antinous after the Antique, first half 19th century carved in the round, painted to simulate marble, his left hand missing four fingers and his left foot missing front section. 135 cm. Estimate 4,000—6,000 EUR - Lot Sold 17,500 EUR Sotheby's. Property from Royal and Noble Families. 17 Dec 08. Amsterdam. photo courtesy Sotheby's. www.sothebys.com
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