08 février 2010

Spanish School, circa 1500, Saint Sebastian

Spanish School, circa 1500, Saint Sebastian Polychromed wood. Height: 72 cm. Price on request Noël Ribes Vilaragut, 7 - 46002 Valencia - Spain. Tel : +34 96 3523748 - Tel : +34 646728032 - Email address : info@noelribes.com - Website : http://www.noelribes.com
08 février 2010

18 karat gold and amber bead necklace, Van Cleef & Arpels, New York, 1972

18 karat gold and amber bead necklace, Van Cleef & Arpels, New York, 1972. Sotheby's Composed of faceted gold beads and amber beads, length 28 inches, signed VCA NY, numbered 4V326-2. Est. 7,000—9,000 USD - Lot Sold 28,750 USD Sotheby's. Important Jewels. 03 Feb 10. New York www.sothebys.com
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08 février 2010

‘Amber: Treasures from Poland’ @ Hunterian Art Gallery, University of Glasgow

Wasp in Amber (close-up) © Hunterian Museum & Art Gallery 2010 GLASGOW.- From the earliest times, the southern shores of the Baltic Sea have been associated with the gathering, trading and working of amber - a natural substance which has been long valued by man. Featuring some of the finest items from the Polish national collection, this new exhibition, ‘Amber: Treasures from Poland’ offers a unique chance to see some fascinating and beautiful artefacts which represent both natural history and northern European... [Lire la suite]