06 novembre 2010

Rembrandt Bugatti (1884 - 1916), Éléphant de l'Inde au feuillage (Gros éléphant jouant)

Rembrandt Bugatti (1884 - 1916), Éléphant de l'Inde au feuillage (Gros éléphant jouant). photo courtesy Sotheby's Bronze. Conceived circa 1909-10 and cast between 1909 and 1925 as number 2 in an edition of 5. Inscribed with the signature R. Bugatti, stamped with the foundry mark A. A. Hébrard Cire Perdue and numbered 2; height: 24 in. (61 cm) - Estimate 900,000—1,200,000 USD. Lot Sold ,142,500 USD PROVENANCE: Galerie A.A. Hébrard, Paris Sale: Christie's, London, April 30, 1997 The Sladmore Gallery, London ... [Lire la suite]
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05 mars 2009

Italian, circa 1800, set of ten profile reliefs of roman emperors

Italian, circa 1800, set of ten profile reliefs of roman emperors mounted on tortoiseshell in a gilt wood frame, ivory. 25 by 18.5cm., 9¾ by 7¼in. Estimate 1,000—1,500 GBP. Sotheby's. Paintings, Furniture And Works Of Art From The Collection Of Gianni Versace Villa Fontanelle, Moltrasio. 18 Mar 09. London www.sothebys.com photo courtesy Sotheby's
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