Large wooden sculpture with remnants of a polychrome painting, H: 92 cm. China, Ming Dynasty, 15-16. Century
Pair of bronze sculptures, H: 42cm and 45.5cm, China, Ming Dynasty, 17th century.
Statue of Shakyamuni, gilded bronze, H: 14,5 cm, Tibet 16th cent.
The porcelain selection in the auction features classic blue and white pieces, Doucai and famille rose, favourites in European decor.
Pair of porcelain plates with Doucai decor, 29 x 29.5 cm, China, Qing Dynasty, Qianlong period
Pair of Cantonese porcelain vases with Famille rose-painting, H: 85,5 cm, China, Qing Dynasty, 19th century
Pair of porcelain vases with blue and white flower decoration, H: 46 cm, China, Qing Dynasty, 18th century
Cloisonné enamel works are exquisitely bright and beautiful, this example is no exception.
Vase with cloisonne enamel, H: 9 cm, wood-based, H: 2 cm), China, Qing Dynasty, Qianlong brand and period
Jade is one of the most important materials when it comes to Chinese decorative arts and jewelry. Not only does it have a wondrous appearance, it is also held in high regard for its symbolism and healing powers.
Incense burner of jade with lapis lazuli, H: 15,5 cm, wood-based, H: 5,5 cm, China Qing Dynasty, 19th century
Jade pot with cover, D: 7,5 cm, China, Qing Dynasty, 19th century
Jade, L: 15,5 cm, wooden base, H: 3 cm, China, Qing Dynasty, 18th century
China, Qing Dynasty, around 1800
Zhao Shao'ang (1905-1998) attr. - Plums, flowers and grasshoppers, tumbled on paper roll, 91x31,5 cm, China 20th cent.
Ink painting has a very high status in the Chinese art canon. Zhao Shao'ang was a master of 20th century ink art, with his works exhibited around the world, including at the Asian Art Museum in San Francisco.
Pandolfini's sale is taking place today on 19th December, 2016.