02 août 2015

Kuskovo, summer country house and estate of the Sheremetev family

Kuskovo, summer country house and estate of the Sheremetev family. Kuskovo was the summer country house and estate of the Sheremetev family. Built in the mid-18th century, it was originally situated several miles to the east of Moscow but now is part of the East District of the city. It was one of the first great summer country estates of the Russian nobility, and one of the few... [Lire la suite]
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14 juin 2015

'Treasure Ships: Art in the Age of Spices' opens at the Art Gallery of South Australia

Japan, Scenes of traders in Nagasaki, Mid-18th century, Nagasaki pair of hand scrolls, opaque watercolour, ink and gold on paper; box, wood, paper and ink. M.J.M Carter AO Collection through the Art Gallery of South Australia Foundation 2014. Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide.   ADELAIDE.- Treasure Ships: Art in the Age of Spices at the Art Gallery of South Australia in June and at the Art Gallery of Western Australia in October is the first exhibition in Australia to present the complex artistic and... [Lire la suite]
01 août 2014

Chinese porcelain vase, mid-18th century, Qing dynasty

Chinese porcelain vase, mid-18th century, Qing dynasty. Photo courtesy Alberto Varela Santos. SOLD Alberto Varela Santos. santos@santoslondon.com · albertovsantos@aol.com
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16 avril 2014

A pair of Dutch Delft polychrome vases, mid-18th century

A pair of Dutch Delft polychrome vases, mid-18th century. Photo Sotheby's of slender lobed baluster form, painted in the 'cashmire' palette with panels of a bird amongst flowers alternating with a bird perched on a vase of flowers beneath a floral lappet border, restoration to one rim. Quantité: 2; 32.5cm., 12 3/4 in. high. Estimation 1,000 — 1,500 GBP Provenance: The Stodel Collection (paper label to base) Sotheby's. The Gustav Leonhardt Collection, Property from the Bartolotti House, Amsterdam. London | 29 avr. 2014 -... [Lire la suite]
16 octobre 2012

A pair of North Italian late baroque carved giltwood mirrors. Lombardy, probably Milan, mid-18th century - Sotheby's

A pair of North Italian late baroque carved giltwood mirrors. Lombardy, probably Milan, mid-18th century - Photo Sotheby's height 110 in.; width 50 in. 279.5 cm; 127 cm. Estimation: 60,000 - 90,000 USD NOTE DE CATALOGUE: For three Lombard mirrors with similar overall composition and carving, see Giovanni Mariacher, Specchiere Italiane, Milan, 1963, Tav. 62, 68 and 74. Sotheby's. Important English and European Decorative Arts. New York | 26 oct. 2012 www.sothebys.com 
19 août 2012

A Pair Of Louis XV Tôle-Peinte Cache Pots. Mid-18th Century

A Pair Of Louis XV Tôle-Peinte Cache Pots. Mid-18th Century. Photo Sotheby's Height 6 3/4 in. 17.5 cm - Estimate 1,000-1,500 USD Sotheby's. Property from the Estate of Brooke Astor. New York | 24 sept. 2012 www.sothebys.com
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18 août 2012

A Pair of Louis XV Ormolu Chenets. Mid-18th Century

A Pair of Louis XV Ormolu Chenets. Mid-18th Century. Photo Sotheby's height 11 3/4 in. 30 cm - Estimate 2,500-3,500 USD Sotheby's. Property from the Estate of Brooke Astor. New York | 24 sept. 2012 www.sothebys.com
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18 août 2012

A Louis XV Chinese Lacquer and Carved Giltwood Center Table. Mid-18th Century

A Louis XV Chinese Lacquer and Carved Giltwood Center Table. Mid-18th Century. Photo Sotheby's height 28 1/2 in.; width 35 1/4 in.; depth 24 1/4 in. 72.5 cm; 89.5 cm; 62 cm - Estimate 5,000-8,000 USD Sotheby's. Property from the Estate of Brooke Astor. New York | 24 sept. 2012 www.sothebys.com
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17 août 2012

A Louis XV parcel-gilt and japanned small table mid-18th century

A Louis XV parcel-gilt and japanned small table mid-18th century. Photo Sotheby's the underside branded with an R three times. height 28 3/4 in.; width 22 3/4 in.; depth 14 3/4 in. 73 cm; 58 cm; 37.5 cm - Estimate 3,000-5,000 USD Sotheby's. Property from the Estate of Brooke Astor. New York | 24 sept. 2012 www.sothebys.com
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05 janvier 2009

A group of four Chinese Export 'Judgement of Paris' plates, mid-18th century

A group of four Chinese Export 'Judgement of Paris' plates, mid-18th century comprising: a pair with a spearhead border at the rim, and two with shell and scroll borders, one with a scalloped rim edge. Very minor rim chips. diameter 9 in./22.8 cm - Estimate 5,000—7,000 USD PROVENANCE: (the scalloped plate) Ginsburg & Levy, New York;The Leo and Doris Hodroff Collection, bearing paper collection label, no. 4598 Sotheby's. Important Americana. 23 Jan 09. New York. photo courtesy Sotheby's. www.sothebys.com