04 juillet 2013

A pair of Swedish oval gilded lead girandole mirrors, early 18th century, attributed to Burchardt Precht.

A pair of Swedish oval gilded lead girandole mirrors, early 18th century, attributed to Burchardt Precht. Photo Sotheby's the oval bevelled plates within a bevelled blue glass border, surmounted by a coronet and scrolling foliage, with a mask head below and a later candle-arm, each 71.5cm. high, 44.5cm. wide; 2ft. 4¼in., 1ft. 5½in. Estimate 20,000-40,000 GBP NOTE: Burchard Precht of Bremen ( 1651-1738) was a sculptor and cabinet-maker who was educated in Hamburg by his brother Christian Precht... [Lire la suite]

01 juin 2013

Three Swedish shell snuff boxes, two with silver mounts and one with plated mounts, 2nd half of 18th century

Three Swedish shell snuff boxes, two with silver mounts and one with plated mounts, 2nd half of 18th century. Photo Nagel Auktionen One marked Straengnaes, G2 for 1789 and maker's mark of Alexander Prytz (worked 1784-1810). - Minor wear. L. 7/8 cm. Estimate 1400 € Nagel Auktionen. Sale 696, June 6th. http://www.auction.de
17 janvier 2011

A large Swedish Rococo style silvered metal and horn figural centrepiece

A large Swedish Rococo style silvered metal and horn figural centrepiece. photo Bonhams modelled as Amphitrite riding in a chariot, her left arm raised to support the large cow horn above, mounted with rocailles, C scrolls, trellis work and a dolphin, inscribed to the top in Swedish JILL ANDERS VICTOR RYDEN with a further inscription below, the lid surmounted by a figure of a maiden riding a chimera amongst numerous C scrolls and waves, raised on a stepped oval plinth base with two cartouches depicting winged putti, 91cm... [Lire la suite]
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05 décembre 2009

Portfolio : Marco Grizelj "Dreams"

photos Marco Grizelj
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