30 décembre 2013

South German or Flemish, second half 17th century, Sleeve

South German or Flemish, second half 17th century, Sleeve. Photo Sotheby's depicting a Bacchinalian scene, probably the central section of a tall, footed cup. ivory; height 2 5/16 in., 5.9 cm.; diameter 5 1/8 in., 13 cm. Estimation 5,000 — 7,000 USD. Sotheby's. Important Old Master Paintings and Sculpture. New York, 30 janv. 2014 - www.sothebys.com
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30 décembre 2013

Attributed to Johann Jakob Betzold (1621-1707), South German, second half 17th century, Sleeve

Attributed to Johann Jakob Betzold (1621-1707), South German, second half 17th century, Sleeve. Photo Sotheby's ivory; height 5 1/2 in., 14 cm. Estimation 5,000 — 8,000 USD Johann Jakob Betzold was a student of Leonhard Kern, and worked closely with Kern's nephew, Johann Georg Kern. Compare the present ivory with a silver-mounted ivory tankard in the Kunstgewerbemuseum in Berlin, inv. no. K3122, which was formerly attributed to Leonhard Kern and is now ascribed to Betzoldt, and another carved ivory sleeve by Betzoldt, now with... [Lire la suite]
30 décembre 2013

A fine Art Deco diamond and aquamarine Necklace-Tiara by Lacloche Frères

A fine Art Deco diamond and aquamarine Necklace-Tiara by Lacloche Frères. Photo Christie's Imge Ltd 2002 The front palmette panel with pavé-set diamond buckle shoulders to a three-row rectangular-cut aquamarine band and diamond and aquamarine backchain, circa 1930, 41.5 cm. long, with fittings for a brooch and tiara, and also converts to a bracelet, in original blue leather fitted case by Lacloche Fres, 3 New Bond Street, London, W1. Signed Lacloche Frères. Estimate £18,000 - £25,000 ($27,936 - $38,800). Price Realized £27,485... [Lire la suite]
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30 décembre 2013

Embriachi Workshop, North Italian, circa 1500, Casket

Embriachi Workshop, North Italian, circa 1500, Casket. Photo Sotheby's bone and wood; 6 7/16 by 9 7/16 by 4 5/8 in., 16.4 by 24 by 11.7 cm. Estimation 8,000 — 12,000 USD RELATED LITERATURE: Luciana Martini and Leonard Foi, Bottega degli Embriachi: cofanetti e cassettine tra Gotico e Rinascimento, exh. cat., Brescia, November 17-25, 2001, pp. 88 and 89Michele Tomasi, Bottega degli Embriachi, Florence, 2001, pp. 41-45 Sotheby's. Important Old Master Paintings and Sculpture. New York, 30 janv. 2014 - www.sothebys.com
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30 décembre 2013

Embriachi Workshop, North Italian, late 15th century and later, Casket

Embriachi Workshop, North Italian, late 15th century and later, Casket. Photo Sotheby's ivory and wood; 12 by 16 15/16 by 9 in., 30.5 by 43 by 22.9 cm. Estimation 12,000 — 18,000 USD For a similar casket dated to the first quarter of the 15th century, see Luciana Martini and Leonard Foi, Bottega degli Embriachi: cofanetti e cassettine tra Gotico e Rinascimento, exh. cat., Brescia, November 17-25, 2001, no. 5. Sotheby's. Important Old Master Paintings and Sculpture. New York, 30 janv. 2014 - www.sothebys.com
30 décembre 2013

Tourmaline

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30 décembre 2013

Workshop of Jean Pénicaud II (Active 1534-49), French, Limoges, late 17th century, Pair of roundels

Workshop of Jean Pénicaud II (Active 1534-49), French, Limoges, late 17th century, Pair of roundels. Photo Sotheby's. depicting Tarquin and Lucretia, inscribed TARQUIN ROVMEIN and LABELE LVCRESSE respectively. In later gilt bronze mounted ebonized wood frames. Grisaille painted enameled copper; diameter of each 7 3/8 in., 18.7 cm. Estimation 8,000 — 12,000 USD Provenance: Collection of Hermann Emden, Hamburg, Rudolph Lepke's Kunst-Auctions-Haus, Berlin, November 7, 1908, lots 1115 and 1116, pl. 84 Sotheby's. Important Old Master... [Lire la suite]
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30 décembre 2013

Attributed to Pierre Reymond (1513-1584), French, Limoges, dated 1558, Tazza

Attributed to Pierre Reymond (1513-1584), French, Limoges, dated 1558, Tazza. Photo Sotheby's. inscribed with a Bible verse, Ecclesiastes 10:8, in Latin, QVI DIRVIT SEPM MORDEBIT EUM COLUBR ECCLESIAST. X (He who breaks through a hedge will be bitten by a snake). There is a fragmentary 19th century French label on the underside of the foot inscribed in ink ".]e de Mr de [Castel?]nau" followed by in indication of price "...2 sous."; signed with the initials PR, dated 1558; grisaille painted enameled copper. Estimation... [Lire la suite]
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30 décembre 2013

Attributed to the Penicaud workshop, after a design by Albrecht Dürer, French, Limoges, mid 16th century, Plaque depicting Joach

Attributed to the Attributed to the Penicaud workshop, after a design by Albrecht Dürer, French, Limoges, mid 16th century, Plaque depicting Joachim and Anna meeting at the Golden Gate. Photo Sotheby's. in later ebonized wood and gilt copper mounted frame. Enameled copper; 11 1/2 by 7 3/4 in., 29.2 by 19.7 cm. Estimation 6,000 — 9,000 USD Provenance: Sotheby's London, March 29, 1979, lot 172 RELATED LITERATURE: Rainer Schoch, Matthias Mende, Anna Scherbaum, et al., Albrecht Dürer, das druckgraphische Werk, vol. II, Munich, 2001,... [Lire la suite]
30 décembre 2013

Gold Hairpin with a Butterfly-shaped Finial in Filigree, Early Qing period

Gold Hairpin with a Butterfly-shaped Finial in Filigree, Early Qing period. National Palace Museum Collection. Gold, rubies, sapphires, turquoise, Oriental Pearls, and kingfisher feathers. Overall length: 17.3 cm, width: 8.5 cm
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