28 juillet 2015

Ronald Phillips reveals first of their showstoppers destined for the International Show New York

A pair of George III polychrome decorated nodding head figures of  Chinese figures.  LONDON.- Ronald Phillips Ltd, one of the world’s leading antique galleries, handling some of the most important pieces of English Antique Furniture has released some of the finest examples of craftsmanship and design that will be displayed on the company’s stand at The International Show in New York dating between 1660 and 1820. The booth of over 40 lots presents a wealth of opportunities for international collectors and interior... [Lire la suite]

21 juin 2015

A magnificent pair of George III period ormolu-mounted Coromandel lacquer and black gilt-japanned serpentine commodes

Francis Seymour, 1st Marquess of Hertford's magnificent pair of George III period ormolu-mounted Coromandel lacquer and black gilt-japanned serpentine commodes. Attributed to Pierre Langlois, English, circa 1770.  Photo courtesy Godson & Coles Each veneered overall with panels of Chinese incised ‘Coromandel ‘ lacquer, bordered with japanned foliate trails, the shaped top with serpentine front and sides divided into six panels of rocks, birds and flowers above a gadrooned band, one side decorated with... [Lire la suite]
06 janvier 2012

A highly important pair of George III gilt-metal-mounted Coromandel lacquer veneered and japanned commodes.

A highly important pair of George III gilt-metal-mounted Coromandel lacquer veneered and japanned commodes. Attributed to Pierre Langlois, circa 1765. Photo Sotheby's  of serpentine form, the tops veneered with small coromandel panels variously decorated with rockwork with flowering plants and foliage within black-japanned borders decorated in gold with trailing leaves and flowers, and with a gilt-metal gadrooned molded edge, the two conforming doors below veneered with coromandel panels decorated in polychrome with incised... [Lire la suite]
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