31 décembre 2007

A pair of bombé earrings

A pair of bombé earrings Each sphere of openwork design composed of rectangular-shaped batons, diameter 1.8cm. Estimate: £300 - 400   Bonhams. Jewellery, 9 Jan 2008. Knightsbridge
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31 décembre 2007

A ruby and diamond abstract brooch/necklace

A ruby and diamond abstract brooch/necklace Bi-coloured, the detachable radiating centre of brushed and polished design set with brilliant-cut diamonds and circular-cut rubies, to a fancy-link chain of abstract design, diamonds approx. 0.70ct. total, length 39.0cm. Estimate: £800 - 1,200   Bonhams. Jewellery, 9 Jan 2008. Knightsbridge
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31 décembre 2007

A Chinese padouk table or jardiniere stand of rectangular outline

A Chinese padouk table or jardiniere stand of rectangular outline The framed top over shaped friezes on four block legs to shaped feet, united by a raised, shaped rectangular undertier, 48cm wide. Sold for £50 plus Premium and tax Bonhams. Art & Antiques, 15 Jan 2008. Knowle
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31 décembre 2007

Greta Garbo "Anna Christie"

A collection of forty-eight "Golden Age Of Hollywood" film related promotional handbills, film titles including; Anna Christie, As You Desire, Alice In Wonderland, A Woman Of Affairs, The Beast Of The City, Ben Hur, Billy The Kid, The Black Camel, The Champ, The Dawn Patrol, The Desert Song, A Farewell To Arms, 5 Fingers, Flying Down To Rio, Folies Berger, Follow The Fleet, The Four Feathers, Gold Diggers Of 1933, Guilty Hands, Hell Below, Hell's Angel, A Hero For A Night, The House Of Rothschild, Iron Man, I Was A Spy,... [Lire la suite]
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31 décembre 2007

Manner of Ippolito Caffi - A view of Santa Maria Maggiore, Rome

Manner of Ippolito Caffi - A view of Santa Maria Maggiore, Rome Inscribed 'I. Caffi' (lower left) and inscribed verso 'St. Maria Maggiore in Roma [.] 29 I. 1865' - pencil and watercolor on paper - 11 x 16in - Estimate: $300 - 500   Bonhams. SoMa Estate Auction, 13 Jan 2008. 220 San Bruno Avenue, San Francisco
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31 décembre 2007

Tiffany & Co: A graffiti scribble brooch by Paloma Picasso

Tiffany & Co: A graffiti scribble brooch by Paloma Picasso Makers mark, '750', two band rings pavé set with brilliant-cut diamonds, a wedding band, etc. Estimate: £700 - 900 Bonhams. Jewellery, 8 Jan 2008. Oxford
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31 décembre 2007

Paire de boutons de manchettes en or Mappin & Webb

A pair of 18ct gold Mappin & Webb dumbbell cufflinks With chain connections, hallmarked, stamped 'M&W', gross weight 15.9gm. Estimate: £150 - 200 Bonhams. Jewellery, 8 Jan 2008. Oxford
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31 décembre 2007

Follower of David Teniers the Younger (Antwerp 1610-1690 Brussels) - A philosopher in his study

Follower of David Teniers the Younger (Antwerp 1610-1690 Brussels) - A philosopher in his study Oil on panel - 46.4 x 37.2 cm. (18¼ x 14 5/8 in.) - Estimate: £700 - 900 PROVENANCE: Collection of F.J.Hutchins, London, 1979 (according to a label on the reverse) Bonhams. British & Continental Pictures, 8 Jan 2008. Knightsbridge
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31 décembre 2007

An important silver and mixed-metal water pitcher - designed by Edward C. Moore , Mark of Tiffany & Co., New York, 1878-1891

An important silver and mixed-metal water pitcher - designed by Edward C. Moore , Mark of Tiffany & Co., New York, 1878-1891 Shaped baluster form with hammered surface, the base spreading to form a pool of water, the scenic decoration depicting a fish pond with bamboo stalks and lily pads and grasses, applied with copper and silver irises, patinated copper jumping carp, a copper dragonfly with green gold wings, the neck with a copper and gold inlaid dragonfly, the hammered handle applied with a mottled copper and gold... [Lire la suite]
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31 décembre 2007

James Siena (b. 1958) - Sending Four, 2002

James Siena (b. 1958) - Sending Four, 2002signed, titled and dated 'Sending Four 2002 James Siena' (on the backing board) - colored pencil on paper with perforated edges - 6 x 4 in. (15.2 x 10.2 cm.) - Drawn in 2002. Estimate: $5,000-7,000 Provenance : Gorney Bravin + Lee, New YorkAcquired from the above by the present owner Exhibited : San Francisco, San Francisco Art Institute, James Siena Drawings and Paintings, January-March 2003.Akron, University Art Galleries, Emily Davis Gallery, The University of Akron, James Siena,... [Lire la suite]
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