19 mai 2009

A blanc-de-chine 'hunting party' figure group. Circa 1690

A blanc-de-chine 'hunting party' figure group. Circa 1690 The hollow form moulded as a hillside with a winding trail leading to a pavilion amidst pine trees and grottoes, with two hunters aiming their rifles at a deer, followed behind by a horseman holding a whip and an attendant bearing a flag all working their way up the hillside with their hunting dogs. 20.2cm (8in) high. Estimate: £2,000 - 3,000 - Unsold Footnote: Various similar groups are published. See D.Howard and J.Ayers, China for the West. Chinese... [Lire la suite]
19 mai 2009

Sapphire and diamond brooch, circa 1930

Sapphire and diamond brooch, circa 1930 Of open work geometric design, millegrain-set at the centre with a cushion-shaped sapphire, within surrounds of circular- and single-cut diamonds, mounted in platinum, French assay marks. Accompanied by SSEF report no. 53391 stating that the sapphire, estimated to weigh approximately 4.80 carats, is of Kashmir origin, with no indications of heating. Est. 15,000—22,000 CHF. Lot Sold 116,500 CHF Sotheby's. Magnificent Jewels and Noble Jewels And A Celebration of Taste and , Magnificent... [Lire la suite]
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19 mai 2009

A pair of ormolu-mounted verte-Imari square bottles and covers. The porcelain Kangxi

A pair of ormolu-mounted verte-Imari square bottles and covers. The porcelain Kangxi Each richly enamelled and gilt on each face with a panel enclosing chrysanthemums emerging from behind a garden fence, surrounded by stylised floral sprays on an iron-red ground, with original covers and later European gilt mounts. The porcelain 30.2cm (11¾in) high. (4). Sold for £4,080 Bonhams. Fine Chinese Art, 14 May 2009. New Bond Street www.bonhams.com
19 mai 2009

Pair of diamond pendent ear clips

Pair of diamond pendent ear clips Each surmount of stylised arrow's head design millegrain-set with single-cut diamonds, suspending a line of square-cut and fancy-shaped stones, terminating with a briolette drop, mounted in platinum, both with indistinct maker's and assay marks, one signed Van Cleef & Arpels and numbered. Est. 30,000—40,000 CHF- Lot Sold 60,000 CHF Sotheby's. Magnificent Jewels and Noble Jewels And A Celebration of Taste and , Magnificent Jewels from a Private Collection. 12 May 09. Geneva... [Lire la suite]
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19 mai 2009

A famille verte hexagonal bottle and cover, Kangxi

A famille verte hexagonal bottle and cover, Kangxi Each facet alternately painted with elegant ladies within a garden, flowers amidst rockwork, and collections of scholar's objects, all below a meandering floral scroll on the flat shoulder, the cover similarly painted around the sides. 28.8cm (11¼in) high. (2). Estimate: £5,000 - 8,000 - Unsold. Bonhams. Fine Chinese Art, 14 May 2009. New Bond Street www.bonhams.com
19 mai 2009

Edito : "Nude Adidas" with Tym Roders by David Ellingsen

photo David Ellingsen
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19 mai 2009

Attribué à Giovanni Bilivert (1576 - c. 1644) Le décollement de Saint Jean-Baptiste

Attribué à Giovanni Bilivert (1576 - c. 1644)  Le décollement de Saint Jean-Baptiste Sanguine, 20 x 18,5 cm. Annoté en bas à droite « AL ». Taches. Estimation : € 1,000-1,200 Tajan. DESSINS 1500-1900 - COLLECTION D'UN AMATEUR ET A DIVERS. 19 mai 2009 14:30 Espace Tajan www.tajan.com
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19 mai 2009

Fine onyx, mother of pearl and diamond clip, Cartier, circa 1925

Fine onyx, mother of pearl and diamond clip, Cartier, circa 1925 Of Persian inspiration, set with single-, circular-cut and baguette diamonds, the borders embellished with calibré-cut onyx, the back with mother of pearl, mounted in platinum, signed Cartier Made in France and numbered, French assay and maker's marks, fitted case. Est. 30,000—50,000 CHF - Lot Sold 37,500 CHF Sotheby's. Magnificent Jewels and Noble Jewels And A Celebration of Taste and , Magnificent Jewels from a Private Collection. 12 May 09. Geneva... [Lire la suite]
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19 mai 2009

A fine and rare large blue and white five-piece octagonal garniture, Kangxi

A fine and rare large blue and white five-piece octagonal garniture, Kangxi Comprising two waisted flaring beaker vases and three baluster jars with domed covers, each piece with each facetted side painted with panels enclosing various flowering and blossoming plants, including prunus, rose, hibiscus, peony and magnolia, with insects and birds in flight above, the necks painted with smaller panels depicting various flowers growing behind rockwork, the domed covers similarly painted and surmounted by lotus bud finial, all... [Lire la suite]
19 mai 2009

École Italienne du XVIIe siècle, suiveur de Palma le jeune. Étude de torse (recto) - Personnage assis dans un paysage (verso)

École Italienne du XVIIe siècle, suiveur de Palma le jeune. Étude de torse (recto) - Personnage assis dans un paysage (verso) Crayon noir. 26,5 x 15 cm. Angles coupés. Estimation : € 700-800 Tajan. DESSINS 1500-1900 - COLLECTION D'UN AMATEUR ET A DIVERS. 19 mai 2009 14:30 Espace Tajan www.tajan.com
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