21 août 2017

A Royal Saxon Meissen Kakiemon large dish, mark for Konïgliche Hof Conditorei, circa 1740

Lot 68. A Royal Saxon Meissen Kakiemon large dish, mark for Konïgliche Hof Conditorei, circa 1740. Estimate $ 2,000-3,000. Photo Leonard Joel. Painted with the 'gelbe lowe' pattern, with tiger curled around flowering bamboo and prunus, with interspersed blossom, dark brown rim, blue crossed sword mark within purple enamelled HC mark and inventory number 250, impressed 22 - 3 to base, 33.5cm diameter    Leonard Joel. The Decorative Arts Collection of James Fairfax AC, 18:30 AEST,... [Lire la suite]

02 mars 2017

Dreweatts & Bloomsbury Auctions to offer silver from the descendants of the van den Steen de Jehay family

Lot 35. A pair of late 17th-early 18th century silver parcel gilt figure groups by Abraham Drentwett II, Augsburg, French occupation silver marks circa 1800. Estimate £30000–50000 © Dreweatts & Bloomsbury Auctions NEWBURY.- Featuring in the Jewellery, Silver and Watches sale at Dreweatts & Bloomsbury Auctions on 15th March at Donnington Priory is a wonderful collection of 18th and 19th century Belgian, Dutch and French silver and objects of vertu,... [Lire la suite]
28 décembre 2016

A large Chinese dish decorated in the famille rose palette for the Persian market, Qianlong period (1736-1795), circa 1740

A large Chinese dish decorated in the famille rose palette for the Persian market, Qianlong period (1736-1795), circa 1740. © Galerie Nicolas Fournery 2016 Of octogonal form, painted in the famille rose palette, the wide rim moulded in eight planes sloping inwards, with angles clearly showing where they radiate towards the points on the rim. Decorated with eight sepia roundels, each gilded with one of two alternating flowers and set within an irregular border of sepia scrollwork, heightened with thick icy-pink... [Lire la suite]
15 juillet 2016

A German jewelled gold and hardstone snuff-box, attributed to Heinrich Taddel (1714-1794), Dresden, circa 1740

Lot 225. A German jewelled gold and hardstone snuff-box, attributed to Heinrich Taddel (1714-1794), Dresden, circa 1740. Estimate £100,000 - £150,000 ($129,100 - $193,650). Price Realized £140,500 ($182,088). Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2016. rectangular box, the wavy gold cage-work mounts enclosing panels of translucent orange and grey agate overlaid in pierced and chased gold, the cover and sides with pastoral scenes within scrolls and foliage hung with rose diamond garlands, the base with a classical fountain... [Lire la suite]
11 avril 2016

An early Louis XV silvered console table, circa 1740

Lot 120. An early Louis XV silvered console table, circa 1740. Estimate 10,000 — 15,000 USD. Photo: Sotheby's. height 30 1/2 in.; width 48 in.; depth 22 1/2 in.; 77.5 cm; 122 cm; 57 cm Sotheby's. European Decorative Arts from Caramoor Center for Music and the Arts, New York, 12 avr. 2016, 10:00 AM
23 janvier 2016

A famille rose 'Huntsman' plate, circa 1740

Lot 101. A famille rose 'Huntsman' plate, circa 1740. Estimate: $8,000 - $12,000. Price Realized $25,000. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 The richly enameled huntsman with a stag lying before him and a hound at either side - 9 in. (23 cm.) diameter Provenance: Acquired from P. Suval, Inc., Virginia, in 2004. THE COLLECTION OF J. JEFFERSON AND ANNE WEILER MILLER  Notes: After Johan Elias Ridinger (1698-1767), the famed German engraver of horses, hounds and hunting scenes. CHRISTIE'S. CHINESE... [Lire la suite]

23 janvier 2016

A rare black-ground 'Trumpeter' plate, circa 1740

Lot 60. A rare black-ground 'Trumpeter' plate, circa 1740. Estimate: $10,000-15,000. Price Realized $30,000. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 With two Turkish musicians, possibly inspired by or after Cornelis Pronk, gilt spearhead at the rim, all on a lustrous black ground - 8 1/8 in. (22.5 cm) Provenance: Christie's, London, June 1996, lot 282. THE COLLECTION OF J. JEFFERSON AND ANNE WEILER MILLER CHRISTIE'S. CHINESE EXPORT ART, 21 January 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza
23 janvier 2016

A rare famille rose ‘Don Quixote’ soup plate, circa 1740

Lot 63. A rare famille rose ‘Don Quixote’ soup plate, circa 1740. Estimate: $15,000-25,000. Price Realized $32,500. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 Richly enameled with the knight on horseback, the barber's basin on his head and the faithful Sancho Panza at his side, two deshabille women peeking out from a tree - 8 7/8 in. (22.4 cm.) diameter Provenance: Christie's, New York, January 1998, lot 38. THE COLLECTION OF J. JEFFERSON AND ANNE WEILER MILLER  Notes: After an engraving by J.... [Lire la suite]
26 décembre 2015

A pair of Dutch market armorial plates, circa 1740

Lot 27. A pair of Dutch market armorial plates, circa 1740. Estimate $10,000 – $15,000. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 With Valckenier arms and finely painted grisaille views of European towns - 10 in. (25.5 cm.) diameter  Provenance: The Benjamin F. Edwards III Collection of Chinese Export Porcelain; Christie's, New York, 22 January 2002, lot 170. Christie's. CHINESE EXPORT ART, 21 January 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza
04 novembre 2015

Chinese Porcelain at Asian Art in London 2015

Punch Bowl, China, Canton, Qianlong period (1736-1796). Diameter: 41 cm (16 in.). BRANDT ASIAN ART, Dealer. CONTACT: Robert Brandt. Phone +44 (0)20 7930 9368 - Email brandt@nildram.co.uk - Website www.brandtasianart.com Tureen, cover and stand, China, Qianlong period, circa 1740, Scandinavian market. Length of stand: 43 cm; height of tureen and cover: 38 cm. COHEN & COHEN, Dealer. Chinese export porcelain punchbowl with european subject... [Lire la suite]