29 novembre 2007

Vladimir Afanas'ievich Ovchinnikov (b. 1941) Still life with a bust of the Emperor

Vladimir Afanas'ievich Ovchinnikov (b. 1941) Still life with a bust of the Emperor Lot 1246. signed in Cyrillic and dated 'V. Ovchinnikov 88' (lower right), signed, inscribed in Cyrillic and dated 'V. Ovchinnikov/Still life with the bust of the Emperor/1988' (on the reverse) - oil on canvas - 54 x 76 in. (137 x 193 cm.) - Estimate: £40,000-60,000 Provenance : Acquired directly from the artist by the present owner Note : Vladimir Ovchinnikov was one of the founders of the Russian Nonconformist movement in St. Petersburg.... [Lire la suite]
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29 novembre 2007

Bob Kuhn (American, 1920-2007) Fire Storm, 1975

Bob Kuhn (American, 1920-2007) Fire Storm, 1975 Lot 163. signed 'Kuhn' (upper left) - acrylic on masonite - 23¾ x 48 in. (60.3 x 121.9 cm.) - Painted in 1975. Estimate: $180,000-220,000 Provenance : Purchased from the artist. Literature : Tom Davis, Wild Harvest The Animal Art of Bob Kuhn, Sporting Classics and Wildlife Art Magazine, 1997, p. 69, illustrated. Exhibited :  Jackson Hole, National Museum of Wildlife Art, Bob Kuhn: Painting The Wild, 7 June-22 September, 2002, illustrated in catalogue pl. 6.Los... [Lire la suite]
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29 novembre 2007

Cartier : Broche "Panthère" en or et diamants

A gold and diamond "Panther" brooch - Signed CARTIER - Estimate: €8,000-12,000 Christie's Italia. Jewelery & Watches. 28 Nov 2007, 11:00 am & 3:00 pm - 29 Nov 2007, 11:00 am & 5:00 pm - Palazzo Clerici, Milano
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29 novembre 2007

Konstantin Alekseevich Korovin (1861-1939) Still life with fan

Konstantin Alekseevich Korovin (1861-1939) Still life with fan Lot 1168 A. oil on canvas - 25 1/8 x 32 1/8 in. (64 x 81.5 cm.) - Estimate: £40,000-60,000 Chrisie's London. Russian Icons & Pictures Including Works by Nonconformist Artists. 29 November 2007, 2:00 pm - 85 Old Brompton Road, London
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29 novembre 2007

A full set of insignia of the Grand Cross of the Order of St. Catherine, circa 1889

A full set of insignia of the Grand Cross of the Order of St. Catherine, circa 1889 Lot 22. The badge of the Grand Cross, set with paste diamonds in the shape of the cross, the centre with enamelled painting depicting St. Catherine holding a large white cross and a palm branch. A small cross decorated with paste diamonds is superimpossed on the white cross, the ribbon is crimson moiré edged in silver, inscribed in Cyrillic with the motto of the Order 'For Love and Fatherland', the sash of similar colour, the silver and... [Lire la suite]
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29 novembre 2007

Irene Klestova (Russian, 1908-1989) - Roses in a vase; and Another similar

Irene Klestova (Russian, 1908-1989) - Roses in a vase; and Another similar Lot 1168; both signed 'Irene Klestova' (lower left and right respectively) - oil on board - 9½ x 7½ in. (24.2 x 19 cm.) - a pair (2) - Estimate : ,200 - 1,800 British pounds Chrisie's London. Russian Icons & Pictures Including Works by Nonconformist Artists. 29 November 2007, 2:00 pm - 85 Old Brompton Road, London
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29 novembre 2007

Un saphir birman de 22,28 cts signéMartini

Burma sapphire weighing 22.88 cts and diamond ring - Signed MARTINI - Estimate: €70,000-90,000 Christie's Italia. Jewelery & Watches. 28 Nov 2007, 11:00 am & 3:00 pm - 29 Nov 2007, 11:00 am & 5:00 pm - Palazzo Clerici, Milano
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29 novembre 2007

Peter KLASEN (né en 1935) SANS TITRE, 1998

Peter KLASEN (né en 1935) SANS TITRE, 1998 Lot 989. Acrylique et collages sur panneau de bois circulaire - signé, daté "98" et numéroté "2/8" en bas Diamètre: 115 cm - Estimation 3 000 - 4 000 € Povenance : Collection particulière, Paris Arcurial Paris Francis Briest. Art contemporain. 3 déc. 2007 11:00. Hôtel Dassault
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29 novembre 2007

Peter KLASEN (né en 1935) REGARD / MANETTE VERTE 5, 2001

Peter KLASEN (né en 1935) REGARD / MANETTE VERTE 5, 2001 Lot 987. Acrylique et collages sur toile  - signée, titrée et datée "2001" au dos - Hauteur : 61 Largeur : 50 cm - Estimation 4 000 - 5 000 € Provenance : Collection Marc Laurenti, Levallois-Perret Commentaire : Un certificat de l'artiste sera remis à l'acquéreur Artcurial Paris Francis Briest. Art contemporain. 3 déc. 2007 11:00. Hôtel Dassault
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29 novembre 2007

A jewelled nephrite Imperial presentation snuff-box by Bolin, workmaster's mark Nikolai Chernokov, St. Petersburg, 1908-1917

A jewelled nephrite Imperial presentation snuff-box by Bolin, workmaster's mark Nikolai Chernokov, St. Petersburg, 1908-1917 Lot 79. Oval with scalloped sides, the cover applied with a diamond cypher of Nicholas II, Imperial crown and border of leaves and berries, with hinged gold mount, marked inside cover and base mounts - 3 5/8in. (9.2 cm.) long - Estimate: £150,000-250,000 Notes: The Imperial Russian Court, especially during the reign of Nicholas II, was renowned among European courts for the lavish and expensive gifts... [Lire la suite]
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