19 janvier 2014

A Chinese Export porcelain famille rose "Don Quixote" dish, circa 1750

A Chinese Export porcelain famille rose "Don Quixote" dish, circa 1750. Photo Bonhams. The center enameled with Don Quixote in full armor, astride his horse and holding a lance, Sancho Panza holding the reigns beside him and two women watching from behind a tree, the border painted en grisaille with four reserves of landscapes alternating with birds. diameter 9in (23cm). Estimate US$ 4,000 - 6,000 (€2,900 - 4,400) Bonhams. FINE AMERICAN & EUROPEAN FURNITURE, SILVER, FOLK AND DECORATIVE ARTS & CLOCKS. New York. 23 Jan 2014... [Lire la suite]

19 janvier 2014

A Chinese Export porcelain famille rose "Don Quixote" coffee pot, circa 1750

A Chinese Export porcelain famille rose "Don Quixote" coffee pot, circa 1750. Photo Bonhams. Both sides enameled with Don Quixote in full armor, astride his horse and holding a lance, Sancho Panza holding the reigns beside him and two women watching from behind a tree, the cover with rockwork. height 9in (23cm); length over handle and spout 8in (20.3cm). Estimate US$ 5,000 - 7,000 (€3,700 - 5,200) Bonhams. FINE AMERICAN & EUROPEAN FURNITURE, SILVER, FOLK AND DECORATIVE ARTS & CLOCKS. New York. 23 Jan 2014 - www.bonhams.com
19 janvier 2014

A Chinese Export porcelain famille rose "Don Quixote" shaving bowl, circa 1750

A Chinese Export porcelain famille rose "Don Quixote" shaving bowl, circa 1750. Photo Bonhams. The center enameled with Don Quixote in full armor, astride his horse and holding a lance, Sancho Panza holding the reigns beside him and two women watching from behind a tree, the cavetto and border with gilt diaperwork, stylized shells and scrolls. height 3in (7.6cm), diameter 11in (28cm). Estimate US$ 8,000 - 12,000 (€5,900 - 8,800) Bonhams. FINE AMERICAN & EUROPEAN FURNITURE, SILVER, FOLK AND DECORATIVE ARTS & CLOCKS. New... [Lire la suite]
19 janvier 2014

A Chinese Export porcelain famille rose "Don Quixote" oval platter, circa 1750

A Chinese Export porcelain famille rose "Don Quixote" oval platter, circa 1750. Photo Bonhams. en suite with the following four lots, the center enameled with Don Quixote in full armor, astride his horse and holding a lance, Sancho Panza holding the reigns beside him and two women watching from behind a tree, the border with four en graiselle reserves painted with landscapes alternating with birds, with gilt highlights. length 14in (35.5cm); width 10in (25.4cm). Estimate US$ 10,000 - 15,000 (€7,400 - 11,000) Bonhams. FINE AMERICAN... [Lire la suite]
19 janvier 2014

A Chinese Export punch bowl for the American market, late 18th century

A Chinese Export punch bowl for the American market, late 18th century. Photo Bonhams. The body with an armorial shield inscribed HM, the center depicting a young girl standing at a table, inscribed SATURDAY NIGHT. height 5 in (12.5cm); diameter 11 1/2in (29cm). Estimate US$ 1,000 - 1,500 (€740 - 1,100) Provenance: Alice and Murray Braunfeld; Los Angeles, California. Bonhams. FINE AMERICAN & EUROPEAN FURNITURE, SILVER, FOLK AND DECORATIVE ARTS & CLOCKS. New York. 23 Jan 2014 - www.bonhams.com
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19 janvier 2014

A pair of Chinese Export figures of dogs, late 18th-early 19th century

A pair of Chinese Export figures of dogs, late 18th-early 19th century. Photo Bonhams. Each seated wearing a collar and bell. height 6 1/4in (16cm); width 4 1/2in (11.5cm). Estimate US$ 2,000 - 4,000 (€1,500 - 2,900). Bonhams. FINE AMERICAN & EUROPEAN FURNITURE, SILVER, FOLK AND DECORATIVE ARTS & CLOCKS. New York. 23 Jan 2014 - www.bonhams.com

19 janvier 2014

A Chinese Export figural candlestick, late 18th-early 19th century

A Chinese Export figural candlestick, late 18th-early 19th century. Photo Bonhams. Of baluster form supported by two crouching dogs on a rectangular tray form base. height 7in (18cm). Estimate US$ 1,500 - 2,000 (€1,100 - 1,500). Bonhams. FINE AMERICAN & EUROPEAN FURNITURE, SILVER, FOLK AND DECORATIVE ARTS & CLOCKS. New York. 23 Jan 2014 - www.bonhams.com
19 janvier 2014

A pair of Chinese Export figures of falcons, second half 19th century

A pair of Chinese Export figures of falcons, second half 19th century. Photo Bonhams. height 11 3/4in (30cm). Estimate US$ 1,500 - 2,000 (€1,100 - 1,500) Provenance: Alice and Murray Braunfeld; Los Angeles, California Bonhams. FINE AMERICAN & EUROPEAN FURNITURE, SILVER, FOLK AND DECORATIVE ARTS & CLOCKS. New York. 23 Jan 2014 - www.bonhams.com
19 janvier 2014

A fine and rare Louis XV porcelain, ormolu and patinated bronze elephant clock, mid 18th century

A fine and rare Louis XV porcelain, ormolu and patinated bronze elephant clock, mid 18th century. Photo Bonhams. the case attributed to Philippe Caffieri, the calendar movement signed Viger à Paris, No. 166. The elephant standing on a rockwork base raised on leafy scrolls and supporting the molded circular case flanked on either side by vines with porcelain flowers, surmounted by a Chinoiserie figure under a parasol, the circular white enamel dial with arabic minute ring and date ring enclosing roman chapters, pierced gilt hour... [Lire la suite]
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19 janvier 2014

A fine Directoire patinated and gilt bronze allegorical mantel clock "au bon sauvage"

A fine Directoire patinated and gilt bronze allegorical mantel clock "au bon sauvage" with figure personifying Africa; the dial signed Terrien à Paris; first quarter 19th century. Photo Bonhams. The seated figure, accompanied by a panther and a tortoise, carrying a bow and quiver of arrows, on shaped oval base with frieze of putti gathering food, all raised on toupee feet, signed white enamel dial with roman chapters, gilt hands, circular movement with thread suspended pendulum to anchor escapement, count wheel striking the hour... [Lire la suite]