23 mai 2013

An Italian Parcel-Gilt Silver Centerpiece, mark of Lisi, Florence, 20th century 

An Italian Parcel-Gilt Silver Centerpiece, mark of Lisi, Florence, 20th century. Photo Christies Image Ltd 2013 Circular, on four turtle feet, the base modelled as a shell, with silver mussels, clams, coral, starfish and other crustaceans supporting a silver-gilt oval bowl, marked underneath two turtles, the side engraved LISI 925 STERLING, 23½ in. (59.7 cm.) long; 290 oz. 10 dwt. (9,041 gr.). Price Realized: $23,750 Christies. SILVER 21 May 2013.New York, Rockefeller Plaza

14 mai 2012

A Monumental Italian Silver-Mounted Shell Centerpiece. mark of Gianmaria Buccellati, 20th Century

A Monumental Italian Silver-Mounted Shell Centerpiece. mark of Gianmaria Buccellati, 20th Century. photo: Christie's Images Ltd 2012  On a shaped triangular base, decorated with scrolls and acanthus, the shell supported by three silver figures, the edge of the shell with a silver mount, marked on base: 24 in. (61 cm.) long. Lot 43. Estimate $50,000 - $80,000 Christie's. The Van Cliburn Collection. 17 May 2012. New York, Rockefeller Plaza 
30 octobre 2010

An Italian Silver "Naturalistic" Fruit Basket Centerpiece Bowl and Cover, Mario Buccellati, Milan, 20th century.

An Italian Silver "Naturalistic" Fruit Basket Centerpiece Bowl and Cover, Mario Buccellati, Milan, 20th century. photo courtesy Sotheby's the oval basket centerpiece formed of woven bands, the lift-off cover realistically modeled as a mound of fruit, nuts and leaves including grape bunches dates, figs, lemons, apples, pears, walnuts and almonds, the handle formed as grapevine; center of bowl marked M. Buccellati, underside of cover applied with signature plaque of Mario Buccellati, with original blue... [Lire la suite]
26 mai 2010

Rare and Beautiful Treasures at Christie's Sale this June

LONDON.- This summer Christie’s presents the first of its bi-annual Centuries of Style sales, a reflection of the finest examples of silver, European ceramics, portrait miniatures and gold boxes from the early sixteenth century to the twentieth century. The sale on 10 June in London will offer collectors the chance to purchase rare and beautiful treasures from this exciting group of categories, featuring massive sliver candelabras through to jewellery adorned with miniature portraits and including works of royal provenance. Silver The... [Lire la suite]
23 octobre 2008

An Italian Silver Centerpiece. Mark Of Mario, 20th Century

Txo Italian Silver Centerpieces. Mark Of Mario, 20th Century In the Buccellati style, realistically formed as a gourd, the cover removable, the interior gilt, marked on cover bezel. 10½ in. (26.7 cm.) long; 50 oz. (1556 gr.) - Price Realized: $6,250 In the Buccellati style, realistically formed as a gourd, the cover removable, the interior gilt, marked on cover bezel. 10½ in. (26.7 cm.) long; 50 oz. (1556 gr.)  - Price Realized: $6,250 Christie's. Important Silver And Objects Of Vertu. 23 October 2008. New York,... [Lire la suite]
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