25 janvier 2018

Costermans at BRAFA, 27 Jan - 4 Feb 2018, Stand 121b

Pieter Brueghel the Younger (Brussels 1564–1636 Antwerp), The Adoration of the Magi in a Snowy Landscape. Oil on oak panel, 36 x 57 cm. © Costermans On the back the trefoil mark of the panel maker Michiel Claessens and the Antwerp guild mark Provenance: anonymous sale Sotheby's London, 26 April 1950, lot 55 (as Brueghel the Elder); acquired by William Sabin and Sons, London; collection Huxley, Surrey, 1963; collection Roger Taverner; collection H.S. de Slowak, Montevideo, 1969; anonymous sale, Christie's... [Lire la suite]

21 janvier 2018

Galerie Berger at BRAFA, 27 Jan - 4 Feb 2018, Stand 105c

Attributed to Pierre Gole (Bergen, Holland 1620-1684 Paris), French middle-table, France, Louis XIV period, circa 1680. Ebony and fruitwood marquetry, H 77 x W 117 x D 73 cm. © Galerie Berger Pierre Gole, an important cabinetmaker who was raised to 'furniture maker-in-ordinary’ under King Louis XIV. He was the first to create marquetry in tortoiseshell and brass, a technique which became famous with André Charles Boulle (1642-1732).   Attributed to Robert Osmond (Canisy 1711-1789... [Lire la suite]
02 juillet 2017

STEINITZ at Masterpiece London 2017

Monumental Louis XVI five-light sconce, of a suite of four, adorned with a fleur-de-lys, from a set of eight which were placed in 1800-1801 in the dining room of Madame Bonaparte, the future Empress Joséphine, in the Palace of the Tuileries, Paris, circa 1785, most probably executed originally for a royal residence. STEINITZ, C28 © 2017 MASTERPIECE LONDON LTD A pair of 3-light candelabra with figures of bacchantes and putti after Claude I Ballin (1615-1678) and Nicolas Delaunay (1646-1727), master in 1672 and «... [Lire la suite]
23 janvier 2017

Galerie Steinitz. Stand 6c. Brafa Art Fair, 21-29 janvier 2017

Console by the Bâtiments du Roi (The King’s official builders and furnishers), Paris, late Louis XIV period, circa 1715. Sculpted and gilt wood, red Languedoc marble. H 72.5 x L 110 x D 42.5 cm. Courtesy Galerie Steinitz Provenance: private collection Exceptional chest of drawers, First 3rd of the 18th century. Hungarian oak, solid rosewood, chiseled and gilt bronze. H 85 x L 143 x P 67 cm. Courtesy Galerie Steinitz Provenance: former collection of Sir Lionel Philips, 1st Baronet (1855-1936),... [Lire la suite]
02 juillet 2014

A carved and gilt-wood console table, France, Louis XIV period, c. 1700-1720

A carved and gilt-wood console table, France, Louis XIV period, c. 1700-1720. Walnut, carved and gilt, Sarrancolin marble top in Duc d'Antin. H. 82,5 cm, w. 104 cm, d. 52 cm. Photo courtesy RÖBBIG MÜNCHEN