27 octobre 2008

After Francesco Guardi, late 19th Century. Santa Maria della Salute and the Punta della Dogana, Venice

After Francesco Guardi, late 19th Century. Santa Maria della Salute and the Punta della Dogana, Venice oil on canvas - 89.6 x 120cm (35 1/4 x 47 1/4in).- Estimate: £2,000 - 3,000, €2,500 - 3,800 Footnote: The present painting is after Guardi's original now in the Crespi Collection, Milan. (Copyright © 2002-2008 Bonhams 1793 Ltd., Images and Text All Rights Reserved) Bonhams. Old Master Paintings, 29 Oct 2008. Knightsbridge - www.bonhams.com

14 septembre 2008

Small "Grotto" Furniture Ensemble, Italy, late 19th century.

Small "Grotto" Furniture Ensemble, Italy, late 19th century. Richly carved, polychrome painted, and parcel gilt and silver-plated wood. "Causeuse" 125x50x44x70 cm. Guéridon 48x48x83 cm. Hanging console 43x27x80 cm. Requires some restoration. Estimation : 6 000 / 10 000 CHFProvenance: : - Palazzo Serristori, Florence.-West Swiss castle collection. Vente du Jeudi 18 septembre 2008. Meubles et Objets d'Art. Koller - CH-8031 Zurich. Tel: + 41/44/445 63 63