02 juillet 2016

Italian, Faenza or perhaps Pesaro, circa 1500, Double handled albarello with a contour-panel portrait of a lady

Lot 46. Italian, Faenza or perhaps Pesaro, circa 1500, Double handled albarello with a contour-panel portrait of a lady. the reverse with gothic foliage, maiolica, 21.4cm., 8 3/8 in. high. Estimation 15,000 — 25,000 GBP. Photo Sotheby's Provenance: Christie's London, 3rd October 1983, lot 238 (as Tuscan) Sotheby's. Old Master Sculpture and Works of Art Including Splendours from a Mantuan Palazzo, Londres, 05 juil. 2016, 02:30 PM 

02 juillet 2016

Italian, Tuscany or Umbria, circa 1450-1470, Dish painted with a contour portrait of a young man

Lot 52. Italian, Tuscany or Umbria, circa 1450-1470, Dish painted with a contour portrait of a young man, maiolica, 36.3cm., 14 1/4 in. diameter. Estimate 20,000 — 30,000 GBP. Photo Sotheby's Provenance: Franco Semenzato, Firenze, November 1987, lot 309 Bibliography: R. Falchi and D. Tiscione, Antiche Maioliche Italiane, Bergamo 1989, cover, pp. 16-17 Sotheby's. Old Master Sculpture and Works of Art Including Splendours from a Mantuan Palazzo, Londres, 05 juil. 2016, 02:30... [Lire la suite]
02 juillet 2016

Luca della Robbia 'il Giovane', Italian, Florence, circa 1510-1520, Tondo with the coat of arms of the Visdomini Family

Lot 63. Luca della Robbia 'il Giovane' (circa 1475-1548), Italian, Florence, circa 1510-1520, Tondo with the coat of arms of the Visdomini Family. Estimate 60,000 — 35,000 GBP. Photo Sotheby's inscribed: DEBIS / D[OMI]NIS, polychromed glazed terracotta, within a painted metal mount, 62cm., 24 3/8 in. diameter. Provenance: Carlo De Carlo, Florence;sold Eredi Carlo De Carlo, Semenzato Florence, 19 April 2001, lot 110 Exhibition: Fiesole, Basilica di Sant'Alessandro, I... [Lire la suite]
15 juin 2016

A Meissen teabowl and saucer, circa 1723

Lot 81. A Meissen teabowl and saucer, circa 1723. Estimate £10,500 - 11,500 (€13,000 - 14,000). Unsold. Photo Bonhams. Each painted with an unusual early chinoiserie scene depicting, on the saucer, two figures with a haul of fish, the teabowl depicting figures at a table with a bowl of fruit, within a gilt scrollwork cartouche filled with Böttger lustre and edged with foliate scrollwork in shades of iron-red, the teabowl with branches and indianische Blumen flanked by a bird and insects on the reverse,... [Lire la suite]
15 juin 2016

A rare Meissen octagonal two-handled beaker and saucer, circa 1730

Lot 48. A rare Meissen octagonal two-handled beaker and saucer, circa 1730. Estimate £10,000 - 15,000 (€13,000 - 19,000). Photo: Bonhams. Painted in a famille verte palette with a bird perched on rockwork flanked by Oriental flowers, the rims with a trellis floral band reserved with panels enclosing flowerheads and leaves, an iron-red flower inside the beaker, caduceus and pseudo-Chinese mark within two concentric circles in underglaze-blue (2)  Provenance: Edmond de Rothschild... [Lire la suite]
14 juin 2016

A rare pair of Du Paquier teabowls and saucers, circa 1730

Lot 46. A rare pair of Du Paquier teabowls and saucers, circa 1730. Estimate £5,000 - 7,000 (€6,300 - 8,800). Photo: Bonhams. Painted in famille verte style with Oriental flowers, formal borders, flowers sprigs to reverse of saucers, the rims with green seeded bands reserved with flowerheads and flower panels; together with a similar Chinese Famille verte teabowl and saucer, Kangxi, (minor wear) (6)  Provenance: The Property of a Nobleman, sold Christie's London, 2 December 1974, lots 68 and... [Lire la suite]

13 juin 2016

Two early Meissen teabowls and a saucer, circa 1715-20

Lot 42. Two early Meissen teabowls and a saucer, circa 1715-20. Estimate £2,500 - 3,500 (€3,100 - 4,40). Photo: Bonhams. Each applied with three moulded branches with flowers, the saucer: 11.5cm diam. (one teabowl with rim chip, other teabowl with tiny rim chip) (3).  Provenance: Sotheby's London, 22 November 1983, lot 101;Acquired in the above sale;The Collection of Eveline Newgas Bonhams. FINE EUROPEAN CERAMICS, 15 Jun 2016, 14:00 BST, LONDON, NEW BOND STREET
13 juin 2016

A Meissen Hausmaler saucer, circa 1742-44

Lot 41. A Meissen Hausmaler saucer, circa 1742-44. Estimate £600 - 800 (€750 - 1,000). Photo: Bonhams. Painted in Bayreuth in the workshop of J.F. Metzsch by J.C. Glaser with a chinoiserie scene, a gilt border to the rim, the underside with moulded fruiting vines embellished with polychrome enamels, 12.9cm diam., crossed swords marks in underglaze-blue, impressed 2 (minor wear).  Provenance: With Hoff Antiques, London;Acquired from the above in 1987;The Collection of Eveline Newgas Note: Johann... [Lire la suite]
13 juin 2016

Two early Meissen double-handled beakers, circa 1715-20

Lot 38. Two early Meissen double-handled beakers, circa 1715-20. Estimate £2,000 - 3,000 (€2,500 - 3,800). Photo: Bonhams. Both moulded with birds and fruiting vines and applied with ear-shaped handles, 7.5cm high (one with two rim chips) (2).  Provenance: Anon. sale, Phillips London, 4 December 1991, lot 219;Acquired in the above sale;The Collection of Eveline Newgas Bonhams. FINE EUROPEAN CERAMICS, 15 Jun 2016, 14:00 BST, LONDON, NEW BOND STREET
13 juin 2016

A very rare Du Paquier circular dish, circa 1720-25

Lot 37. A very rare Du Paquier circular dish, circa 1720-25. Estimate £8,000 - 12,000 (€10,000 - 15,000). Photo: Bonhams. Painted in underglaze-blue, iron-red, purple and green with Oriental flowers issuing from pierced rockwork within concentric circles in the centre, within a lambrequin and trellis-panel border and trailing flowers within a zig-zag border around the silver-edged rim, three flower sprigs to reverse, 33.6cm diam.  Provenance: Ernst Blumka (1886-1969), Vienna (to 1938) and London;Thence by... [Lire la suite]