27 octobre 2016

A Venetian or Netherlands façon de Venise wine glass, 17th century

Lot 17. A Venetian or Netherlands façon de Venise wine glass, 17th century. Estimate £1,500 - 2,000 (€1,700 - 2,200). Photo: Bonhams. In clear cristallo, the conical bowl on a small merese and hollow double-knopped stem, on a spreading folded foot, 13.6cm high. Provenance: From the estate of a Swiss collector. Bonhams. BRITISH AND EUROPEAN CERAMICS AND GLASS, 10:30 GMT - LONDON, KNIGHTSBRIDGE 

05 février 2016

Pendant, Venetian, late 16th century

Pendant, Venetian, late 16th century. Bequeathed by Sir Augustus Wollaston Franks, 1897. AF.2859. British Museum collection. © Trustees of the British Museum  gold; enamelled and jewelled; shaped, pierced plaque; Virgin(?) with chalice; quatrefoil pendant at base between two chains attached to pelican in her piety with jewelled wings and baroque pearl for breast; below: monster in coral attached by loops from which hang three quatrefoils with pearl at base of each.
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23 octobre 2015

A collection of Venetian mirrors Venetian, circa 1760 at Sotheby's

  A pair of Italian painted and parcel-gilt mirrors, Venetian, circa 1760. Estimate 6,000 — 8,000 GBP. Photo Sotheby's. 73cm. high; 52cm. wide; 2ft. 4¾in., 1ft. 8½in.  PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE ITALIAN COLLECTION Provenance: With Galleria Silva, Milan Bibliography: Clara Santini, Le Lacche dei Veneziani, Modena, 2003, p. 78, fig. 7 (one illustrated);Catalogue No. 4, Galleria Silva, Milano, 2005, pp. 70-71    An Italian carved giltwood frame, Venetian, circa... [Lire la suite]
08 juin 2015

A set of ten Italian chinoiserie red lacquered and parcel-gilt chairs, Venetian, second quarter 18th century

A set of ten Italian chinoiserie red lacquered and parcel-gilt chairs, Venetian, second quarter 18th century. Estimate £20,000 — 30,000 / €27,894 - 41,841. Photo Sotheby's ach with an arched rectangular pierced back with stylised shell motif above a baluster splat decorated with a chinoiserie figure with a parasol above chrysanthemums and swans, drop-in later leather upholstered seat on cabriole legs with a stylised scallopshell on the knees joined by a H-form turned and block... [Lire la suite]
24 mars 2015

National Gallery gifted rare early Renaissance painting 'Christ carrying the Cross'

Italian, Venetian, Christ Carrying the Cross, about 1500. Oil on wood (probably poplar), 36.4 × 29.9 cm. Presented by Angus Neill, 2015 © National Gallery, London. LONDON.- A rare early Italian Renaissance painting that has never been publically exhibited has been gifted to the National Gallery and is now on display. Christ carrying the Cross has been generously presented to the National Gallery by Angus Neill. Mr Neill, a loyal supporter of the Gallery, said: “For many years, regular visits to the National... [Lire la suite]
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02 juillet 2014

A parcel-gilt polychrome circular enamel dish, Venetian, c.1500

   A parcel-gilt polychrome circular enamel dish, Venetian, c.1500. Photo courtesy Brun Fine Arts. MASTERPIECES London 2014. Brun Fine Arts. STAND D3. 38 Old Bond St, London, W1S 4QW, United Kingdom. T +442074930195 - M +447719145243 - E-mail info@brunfineart.com- Website http://www.brunfineart.com/
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02 juillet 2014

Brun Fine Arts at MASTERPIECES London 2014

Enea leaving Troy with his brother Anchise and son Ascanio, France, late 17th century. Photo courtesy Brun Fine Arts. A Marble Bust of a Lady, Florence, 18th century. Photo courtesy Brun Fine Arts. Portrait of Bartolomeo Compagni, Oil on panel, Florence, 16th century. Photo courtesy Brun Fine Arts. A Silver Plaque with s Relief of a Young Man, Rome, early 19th century. Photo courtesy Brun Fine Arts. White Marble Busts of Mars and Minerva, on a black portor marble pedestal, Italy, early 19th century; h. 67 cm. Photo... [Lire la suite]
10 septembre 2013

Nardi Venetian blackmoor jewels

18 kt. and silver "Moretto Paola" brooch set with rubies. ©2010 Nardi 18 kt. pink gold "Moretto Paola" brooch set with pink sapphires. ©2010 Nardi 18 kt. gold and silver "Moretto Paola" brooch set with rubies and sapphires. ©2010 Nardi  18 kt. gold "Moretto Rinascimento" brooch set with rubiesl and diamonds. ©2010 Nardi 18 kt. gold and enamel "The View of Venice " Moretto brooch wih rubies and diamonds. ©2010 Nardi 18 kt. gold "Moretto Albero della Vita " brooch with diamonds. ©2010... [Lire la suite]
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07 août 2013

Italian (Venice), binder, Commissione of an unknown Venetian nobleman. Mid-seventeenth century

Italian (Venice), Upper cover of the commissione of an unknown Venetian nobleman, mid-seventeenth century. Gold-tooled leather, height 22.5 cm x width 16.5 cm. Accession Number: 4.a.1.2. Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum © 2013 Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum Italian (Venice), Lower cover of the commissione of an unknown Venetian nobleman, mid-seventeenth century. Gold-tooled leather, height 22.5 cm x width 16.5 cm. Accession Number: 4.a.1.2. Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum © 2013... [Lire la suite]
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05 juillet 2013

A pair of Italian blue lacquered and parcel-gilt armchairs, Venetian, third quarter 18th century

A pair of Italian blue lacquered and parcel-gilt armchairs, Venetian, third quarter 18th century. Photo Sotheby's each with a padded drop-in back and seat, the underside of one with the printed label "orlando petreni arredamenti artistici, Firenze, Via Ronainelli"; reblocked. Estimate 6,000-8,000 GBP PROVENANCE: Orlando Petreni, FlorenceSold Christie's, London, 21st June 2000, lot 69. NOTE: Related armchairs are illustrated by Saul Levy, Lacche Veneziani Settecentesche, Milan, 1967, Vol. I, fig.... [Lire la suite]