11 juillet 2021

A silver gilt Renaissance tazza, Attributed to Augsburg, Tobias Kramer, first third 17th centur9

Lot 39. A silver gilt Renaissance tazza, Attributed to Augsburg, Tobias Kramer, first third 17th century. With later Dutch hallmarks. H 7.5, D 20.6, weight 368 g. Estimate: €18,000 - €20,000. Courtesy Kunsthaus Lempertz Gadrooned gilded base with snakeskin engravings supporting a slender shaft. The interior of the bowl entirely gilded; the raised central node decorated with an impression of a coin with a dragon holding the Bourbon coat-of-arms inscribed “S:ANTHOINE: PARENT”. The rim with radial concave... [Lire la suite]

05 mars 2020

A copper-red glazed tazza, Underglaze-blue Qianlong seal mark and of the period (1736-95)

Lot 66. A copper-red glazed tazza, Underglaze-blue Qianlong seal mark and of the period (1736-95); 8 1/8 in. (20.5 cm.) diam. Estimate GBP 2,000 - GBP 3,000. Price realised GBP 2,390. © Christie's Images Ltd 2002 With shallow rounded sides raised on a tall flared foot encircled by a single rib, the exterior covered with a liver-red glaze, the interior and the base glazed white, box. Christie's. Chinese Ceramics & Chinese Export Ceramics & Works of Art, London, 12 November... [Lire la suite]
08 décembre 2019

A white glazed tazza, seal mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795)

Lot 468. A white glazed tazza, seal mark and period of Qianlong (1736-1795); 17 cm, 6 3/4  in. Estimate HKD 40,000 — 60,000. Lot Sold 250,000 HKD. © Sotheby's. the wide dish with rounded sides supported on a splayed hollow stem, applied overall with a smooth white glaze, the interior of the stem inscribed with a six-characters seal mark. Sotheby's. Chinese Art, including Snuff Bottles and Jades from an Old Hong Kong Family Collection, Hong Kong, 28... [Lire la suite]
06 décembre 2019

A small marbled green-glazed tazza, Six Dynasties (220-589)

Lot 391. A small marbled green-glazed tazza, Six Dynasties (220-589); 9.6 cm, 3 3/4  in. Estimate HKD 26,000 — 40,000. Lot Sold 81,250 HKD. © Sotheby's. the marbled body potted with shallow sides raised on a splayed stem, covered overall with a rich green glaze. Sotheby's. Chinese Art, including Snuff Bottles and Jades from an Old Hong Kong Family Collection, Hong Kong, 28 november 2019
01 juillet 2019

Léonard Limosin (circa 1505-1575/1577), 1548, Tazza with the coat of arms of Castile and Leon

Lot 28. Léonard Limosin (circa 1505-1575/1577), 1548, Tazza with the coat of arms of Castile and Leon; 7½ in. (19 cm.) diameter; 5 7/8 in. (15 cm.) high. Estimate GBP 60,000 - GBP 90,000 (USD 75,960 - USD 113,940).Price realised GBP 75,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2019 Parcel-gilt polychrome enamel; signed with initials 'LL' in a gilt cartouche to the underside of the bowl; the bowl with two coats of arms supported by putti and with cartouche below dated '1548'; the underside of the foot with paper labels... [Lire la suite]
01 juillet 2019

Léonard Limosin (circa 1505-1575/1577), 1536, Tazza lid with scenes depicting the battle of the Lapiths and Centaurs 

Lot 27. Léonard Limosin (circa 1505-1575/1577), 1536, Tazza lid with scenes depicting the battle of the Lapiths and Centaurs; Estimate GBP 25,000 - GBP 40,000(USD 31,650 - USD 50,640). Price realised GBP 52,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2019 Polychrome enamel on copper; the top with a continuous scene of the Battle of the Lapiths and the Centaurs and inscribed around the rim 'HOSTIBVS EVENIANT COVIVIA TALIA NOSTRI'; signed and dated 'LEONARDVS/ LEMOVICVS/ INVETOR. 1536'; the underside of the lid with two... [Lire la suite]

01 juillet 2019

Pierre Reymond (1513–1584), Limoges, circa 1560, Tazza depicting an allegory of Virtue and Honour

Lot 26. Pierre Reymond (1513–1584), Limoges, circa 1560, Tazza depicting an allegory of Virtue and Honour; 9 1/8 in. (22.9 cm.) diam.; 3½ in. (8.9 cm.) high. Estimate GBP 60,000 - GBP 90,000 (USD 75,960 - USD 113,940). Price realised GBP 68,750. © Christie's Images Ltd 2019 Parcel-gilt grisaille enamel; the interior of the bowl signed 'P.R' and with three figures, one inscribed 'HONEVR' and the other 'VERTV', with a banner inscribed 'HONEVR. ME. SVIT. LA. ON VERTV. ME. GVIDE'; the underside of the... [Lire la suite]
08 avril 2019

A large Iznik blue and white pottery footed dish (tazza), Turkey, circa 1560-70

Lot 217. A large Iznik blue and white pottery footed dish (tazza), Turkey, circa 1560-70;12.3cm. height, 36cm. diam. Estimate 80,000 — 120,000 GBP (92,864 - 139,296 EUR). Lot sold 100,000 GBP (115.940 EUR). Courtesy Sotheby's.  of deep rounded form with sloping bracketed rim, resting on a raised everted foot, decorated in underglaze cobalt blue and grey-blue with a central rosette surrounded by lotus palmette stems with wheatsheaf motif, the... [Lire la suite]
19 février 2019

Leading London Silver dealer Koopman Rare Art announces TEFAF Maastricht 2019 highlights

Detail of an important Charles II silver tazza made in London in 1683; Diameter: 42cm, Height 12cm. Asking price in the region of £225,000. © Koopman Rare Art LONDON.- The highly historic and impressive silver-gilt shield, which bears the Royal Arms of Ernst Augustus, Duke of Cumberland and King of Hanover (1771-1851), will take centre stage on the stand of Koopman Rare Art at TEFAF Maastricht 2019. It is described by Lewis Smith, Director of Koopman Rare Art as “the most spectacular example of... [Lire la suite]
27 décembre 2017

A rare 'famille-rose' tazza, Qianlong seal mark and period (1736-1795)

Lot 286. A rare 'famille-rose' tazza, Qianlong seal mark and period (1736-1795); diameter 6 3/4 in., 17.1 cm height 3 3/8 in., 8.6 cm. Estimate 15,000 — 20,000 USD. Lot sold 110,500 USD. Photo: Sotheby's. the wide dish decorated to the interior with a central iron-red shou medallion encircled by a dense composite floral scroll comprising four large blooms interspersed with smaller flowers and curling leafy stems, picked out in two shades of green with yellow, white and pink... [Lire la suite]