19 janvier 2019

A large Hungarian parcel-gilt silver beaker, unmarked, circa 1730

Lot 74. A large Hungarian parcel-gilt silver beaker, unmarked, circa 1730; 20cm, 8in high; 490gr, 15oz 15dwt. Estimate 3,000 — 5,000 GBP. Lot sold 3,750 GBP. © Sotheby's 2017 embossed and chased with scrolling acanthus on matting, ball supports, bifurcated thumbpiece centred by a cast acanthus leaf, marked on body and cover. Note: A similar beaker, also with detachable foot, by Michael May II, Brasov, 1739 is in the Germanisches Nationalmuseum and illustrated in the Exhibition... [Lire la suite]

17 janvier 2019

A massive pair of French royal armorial dishes, Yongzheng period, circa 1730

Lot 389. A massive pair of French royal armorial dishes, Yongzheng period, circa 1730; 18 ½ in. (47 cm.) diameter, each. Estimate: US$30,000 - US$50,000. Price realised USD 27,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2019. Each enameled with the Royal arms of Louis XV within the orders of Saint-Michel and Saint-Esprit, a band of gilt and iron-red scrolling lotus at the well punctuated by cartouches of addorned L's, the rim with Kakiemon style panels of fans and lotus alternate with bowls of finger citrus and other fruit on... [Lire la suite]
16 mars 2018

A pair of Chinese export porcelain famille-rose baluster jars and covers, Yongzheng period, circa 1730

Lot 494. A pair of Chinese export porcelain famille-rose baluster jars and covers, Yongzheng period, circa 1730; height 18 1/2 in., 47 cm. Estimate 25,000 — 35,000 USD. Lot sold 92,500 USD. Photo Sotheby's 2012 decorated with ladies in a fenced garden, wood stands.   Sotheby's. Property from the Estate of Brooke Astor. New York, 24 sept. 2012
15 octobre 2017

Dutch-Decorated ‘Crucifixion’ Saucer, China, Qing dynasty (1644-1911), circa 1720-1730, decorated circa 1730

Dutch-Decorated ‘Crucifixion’ Saucer, China, Qing dynasty (1644-1911), circa 1720-1730, decorated circa 1730. Porcelain decorated in Holland in polychrome enamels and gold. Diameter 21 cm (8.3 in.) © Jorge Welsh Works of Art Provenance: John Newall Esq Collection Jorge Welsh Works of Art at TEFAF New York Fall 2017, Stand: 51. Primary Address: 116 Kensington Church Street, London, W8 4BH, United Kingdom. T  +44(0)2072292140... [Lire la suite]
21 août 2017

A good matched pair of Chantilly Kakiemon rafraîchissoirs, circa 1730

Lot 55. A good matched pair of Chantilly Kakiemon rafraîchissoirs, circa 1730. Estimate $ 2,000-3,000. Photo Leonard Joel. Of typical form with branch and leaf handles, each painted with squirrel and kakiemon flowers, red hunting horn mark on one, 9.5cm high, (2)  Leonard Joel. The Decorative Arts Collection of James Fairfax AC, 18:30 AEST, Thursday 31 Aug 2017
22 novembre 2016

Rare Meissen teapot with chinoiserie, Meissen, circa 1730

Lot 803. Rare Meissen teapot with chinoiserie, Meissen, circa 1730. Estimate: € 6000-8000. Photo Hampel. Height:. 21.2 cm - bottom side underglaze blue crossed swords mark, Vergoldermarke.About unglazed foot ring pear-shaped body with J-handle and Masqueronausguss, hood in lid with ball finial. The very fine polychrome Chinoiseriedekor is Johann Gregorius Höroldt attributed. Expertly rest.  Hampel. Wednesday, December 7, 2016

29 octobre 2016

A Zechlin armorial goblet and cover, circa 1730

Lot 511. A Zechlin armorial goblet and cover, circa 1730. Estimate £2,000 - 3,000 (€2,200 - 3,300). Photo Bonhams. The rounded funnel bowl neatly engraved with an armorial within foliate scroll mantling, the reverse with an inscription 'Guthe freunde aller Orthen Mehr in Thaten als in Worten', between borders of pearls and ovals and bright gold bands, the knopped baluster stem and finial cut with facets and also gilded, 28.5cm high (2) Provenance: From the estate of a Swiss collector. ... [Lire la suite]
29 octobre 2016

A very fine Silesian Hochschnitt and Tiefschnitt goblet and cover, Hermsdorf, circa 1730

Lot 38. A very fine Silesian Hochschnitt and Tiefschnitt goblet and cover, Hermsdorf, circa 1730. Estimate £3,000 - 4,000 (€3,300 - 4,400). Photo Bonhams. The tapering bowl divided into four panels by vertical bands of Hochschnitt or relief carving of heavy baroque ornament, the resulting panels delicately engraved in Tiefschnitt with laub-und-Bandelwerk, floral and shell motifs, two of the panels containing allegorical figures standing by tiny pine trees, the cover carved with... [Lire la suite]
15 juin 2016

A rare Meissen octagonal two-handled beaker and saucer, circa 1730

Lot 48. A rare Meissen octagonal two-handled beaker and saucer, circa 1730. Estimate £10,000 - 15,000 (€13,000 - 19,000). Photo: Bonhams. Painted in a famille verte palette with a bird perched on rockwork flanked by Oriental flowers, the rims with a trellis floral band reserved with panels enclosing flowerheads and leaves, an iron-red flower inside the beaker, caduceus and pseudo-Chinese mark within two concentric circles in underglaze-blue (2)  Provenance: Edmond de Rothschild... [Lire la suite]
14 juin 2016

A rare pair of Du Paquier teabowls and saucers, circa 1730

Lot 46. A rare pair of Du Paquier teabowls and saucers, circa 1730. Estimate £5,000 - 7,000 (€6,300 - 8,800). Photo: Bonhams. Painted in famille verte style with Oriental flowers, formal borders, flowers sprigs to reverse of saucers, the rims with green seeded bands reserved with flowerheads and flower panels; together with a similar Chinese Famille verte teabowl and saucer, Kangxi, (minor wear) (6)  Provenance: The Property of a Nobleman, sold Christie's London, 2 December 1974, lots 68 and... [Lire la suite]