23 janvier 2016

A very large famille rose baluster jar and cover, mid-18th century

Lot 164. A very large famille rose baluster jar and cover, mid-18th century. Estimate $20,000 - $30,000. Price Realized $43,750 . Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 Colorfully enameled with phoenix in a fenced peony garden growing with large, lush blooms, smaller birds hovering or perched bearby amongst magnolia and prunus boughs, all beneath an intricate lappet collar around the shoulders and a large pink lotus bud knop - 34 1/4 in. high Property of the Sowell collection. CHRISTIE'S. CHINESE EXPORT... [Lire la suite]
19 janvier 2016

Dress, French, mid-18th Century

Dress, French, mid-18th Century, silk, metallic. a) Length at CB: 55 in. (139.7 cm), b) Total Length: 36 in. (91.4 cm). Purchase, Irene Lewisohn Bequest, 1962. C.I.62.28a, b. The Metropolitan Museum of Art © 2000–2016 The Metropolitan Museum of Art This formal dress is believed to have belonged to a young girl. Until the last quarter of the eighteenth century, children were dressed as miniature adults, with girls being put into corseted bodices from about three years of age, graduating to adult... [Lire la suite]
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26 décembre 2015

A pair of famille rose armorial jardinieres, mid-18th century

Lot 32. A pair of famille rose armorial jardinieres, mid-18th century. Estimate $40,000 – $60,000 Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 Each of quatrefoil shape, enameled on one side with a probably continental coat-of-arms and on the other sides with flowing plants and rockwork, the flat rim with trellis diaper work, flower heads and cartouches of landscapes, the base with trellis diaper work, flower heads and elongated piercing - 16 ¼ in. (41.2 cm.) high; 20 ¼ in. (51.5 cm.) wide Christie's. CHINESE EXPORT... [Lire la suite]
27 octobre 2015

An Italian blue lacca commode, Rome, mid-18th century

An Italian blue lacca commode, Rome, mid-18th century. Estimate £18,000 - £25,000 ($27,576 - $38,300). Price Realized £20,000 ($30,640). Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015. Decorated overall with gilt and red chinoiserie scenes, the giallo antico marble top above two drawers, on cabriole legs, restorations - 36 in. (91 cm.) high; 48 in. (122 cm.) wide; 23 in. (58.5 cm.) deep CHRISTIE'S. NOBLE & PRIVATE COLLECTIONS, 27 October 2015, London, King Street
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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