13 avril 2017

Grande chope couverte en argent partiellement doré par Thomas Kober, Berlin, vers 1700

Lot 205. Grande chope couverte en argent partiellement doré par Thomas Kober, Berlin, vers 1700. Estimation: 3,000 — 5,000 EUR. Photo: Sotheby's. unie, l'appui-pouce en enroulement, le couvercle légèrement bombé. Haut. 21 cm, 678, 2 g ; 8 1/4 in. high, 21oz 16dwt A GERMAN SILVER-GILT  TANKARD, THOMAS KOBER, BERLIN, CIRCA 1700 Sotheby's. Importante Orfèvrerie Européenne, Boîtes en Or et Objets de vitrine, Paris, 26 avr. 2017, 10:30 AM

15 juillet 2016

A German four colour gold and powdered shell snuff-box, Berlin, circa 1765

Lot 230. A German four colour gold and powdered shell snuff-box, Berlin, circa 1765. Estimate £100,000 - £150,000 ($129,100 - $193,650). Price Realized £200,500 ($259,848). Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2016 rectangular gold-lined box, the cover, sides and base set with panels of powdered tortoiseshell, overlaid with pierced gold trellis-work and mounted en-cage within chased scalloped gold floral borders, each panel applied with vari-colour gold birds perched amongst trees, flowers and foliage, the interior of... [Lire la suite]
27 janvier 2016

Galerie Aveline at TEFAF 2016

Nicolas Coustou (1658-1733), A very large pair of white marble vases, Paris, 1716. White marble, 121 x 86 x 49 cm. Galerie Aveline at TEFAF 2016 © TEFAF Maastricht, 2015 Provenance: H.M.W. Oppenheim Esq. Collection Table, Berlin, middle 18th century. Beechwood, mahogany, rosewood and gilt bronze, 76.5 x 87.5 x 55 cm. Galerie Aveline at TEFAF 2016 © TEFAF Maastricht, 2015 Provenance: Dorothée de Talleyrand-Périgord (1862-1948) A set of six Régence... [Lire la suite]
31 juillet 2015

Artist Michael Duté's Studio and Home in Berlin

        Artist Michael Duté's Studio and Home in Berlin. Photos by David Hiepler and Fritz Brunier
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09 mars 2015

Fine jewellery, watches and luxury accessories to be offered at Dreweatts

A 19th century 37.39 carats sapphire and diamond flower brooch, circa 1870. Estimate £4000–6000. Photo Dreweatts & Bloomsbury Auctions.  DONNINGTON PRIORY.- Dreweatts & Bloomsbury Auctions announced their first Luxury Accessories event of 2015. The auctions of Fine Jewellery, Watches, Pens & Luxury Accessories will be held at Donnington Priory on Thursday 26th March 2015.  Jewellery Highlights This early Victorian turquoise, garnet and diamond serpent necklace, circa 1840, is in... [Lire la suite]
07 mars 2015

Table en cabaret en noyer, hêtre teinté et monture de bronze doré, travail allemand, probablement Berlin, milieu du XVIIIe siècl

Table en cabaret en noyer, hêtre teinté et monture de bronze doré, travail allemand, probablement Berlin, milieu du XVIIIe siècle. Estimation 40,000 — 60,000 EUR. Photo Sotheby's. le plateau orné de filets de laiton et feuilles stylisées en palissandre dans les angles, ceint d'une lingotière en bronze doré, la ceinture décorée d'agrafes rocaille et de branches de fleurs - Haut. 76,5 cm, larg. 87,5 cm, prof. 55 cm A GERMAN GILT-BRONZE MOUNTED STAINED BEECHWOOD AND PLAIN WALNUT TABLE,... [Lire la suite]

25 février 2015

Jewish Heirs Sue Germany Over $226 Million Medieval Treasure

A bust of Saint Cosmas, one of the Welfenschatz treasures on display at a Berlin museum. Photo: DPA The heirs of Jewish art dealers who sold a trove of medieval treasures to the Nazis are suing the German state in a U.S. lawsuit. Gestapo founder Herman Goering orchestrated the sale in 1935 with four Jewish art dealers who received millions of dollars. The collection is now thought to be worth about $226 million. "Any transaction in 1935, where the sellers on the one side were Jews and the buyer on the other side was the Nazi... [Lire la suite]
18 juillet 2014

The Wunderkammer Olbricht, Berlin

The Wunderkammer Olbricht, Berlin © Photos Bernd Borchardt
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21 janvier 2014

Royal and aristocratic heirlooms from important European dynasties to be auctioned by Sotheby's London

 LONDON.- On 23 January 2014, Sotheby’s London will present Of Royal and Noble Descent, a sale featuring royal and aristocratic heirlooms from important European dynasties. Spanning centuries of history, these works of art, precious objects and mementoes are not only testament to the bygone splendour of European courts, they also give a fascinating glimpse into the lives and sometimes extravagant tastes of their royal and noble owners.  Discussing the forthcoming sale, Heinrich Graf von Spreti, President Sotheby’s Germany,... [Lire la suite]
02 février 2013

Guido Hager Apartment by Helenio Barbetta. Berlin, Germany.

Guido Hager Apartment by Helenio Barbetta. Berlin, Germany. Guido Hager is a landscape architect from Berlin.
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