06 novembre 2010

A Fabergé Imperial Gem-Set Bowenite, Gold and Enamel Parasol Handle, Workmaster Michael Perchin, St. Petersburg, circa 1895.

A Fabergé Imperial Gem-Set Bowenite, Gold and Enamel Parasol Handle, Workmaster Michael Perchin, St. Petersburg, circa 1895. photo courtesy Sotheby's the handle set with a carved, cushion-shaped piece of bowenite surmounted with a raised disk of lilac enamel over a wavy guilloché ground encircled by a band of rose diamonds, the collar with lilac enamel over a wavy guilloché ground with a series of bright-cut gold bands, with a gold band at the top and a rose diamond band at the bottom; height 2 3/4 in. (excluding screw). -... [Lire la suite]
06 novembre 2010

A Fabergé Imperial Purpurine, Gold and Enamel Parasol Handle, Workmaster Michael Perchin, St. Petersburg, circa 1895

A Fabergé Imperial Purpurine, Gold and Enamel Parasol Handle, Workmaster Michael Perchin, St. Petersburg, circa 1895. photo courtesy Sotheby's the ribbed purpurine ball finial mounted with a collar enameled in opaque white enamel relieved by a latticework of green gold leaves with rose diamonds set at the crossing points, the upper and lower bands of red gold patterned with beads or ribs; height 2 3/4 in. (7 cm). - Estimate 18,000—22,000 USD Lot Sold 134,500 USD PROVENANCE: Empress Alexandra Feodorovna, purchased... [Lire la suite]
26 octobre 2009

Maison Forest. A Louis XVI style gilt-bronze mounted kingwood and coromandel lacquer- mounted canted corner cabinet. Paris 1895

Maison Forest. A Louis XVI style gilt-bronze mounted kingwood, satiné and flower-head trellis marquetry and coromandel lacquer- mounted canted corner cabinet. Paris, circa 1895. photo Sotheby's surmounted by a brèche d'alep marble top, the cupboard door opening to three adjustable shelves; with metalic label inscribed MAISON FOREST / J Bezier Suc / 31 Rue Cambaceres Paris. 153 cm; 134.5 cm; 71 cm - Est. 6,000—8,000 USD - Sold 16,250 USD Sotheby's. 19th Century Furniture, Sculpture, Ceramics, Silver and Works of Art. 21 Oct... [Lire la suite]
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05 avril 2009

Charles MALFROY (1862-1918) Le coup de canon à Venise, circa 1895

Charles MALFROY (1862-1918) Le coup de canon à Venise, circa 1895Huile sur toile. Signée en bas à gauche et située. 98 x 146 cm Sur sa toile et dans son cadre d'origine en bois stuqué et doré. Estimation : 60 000 / 80 000 € Note: Peu d'informations nous sont parvenues sur le peintre Charles Malfroy originaire de Lyon qui étudia aux Beaux-Arts de sa ville natale et fut accessible au Salon des Artistes Lyonnais en 1881 pour une représentation de l'étang de Berre (n°358 du livret).Ses tableaux présentent pourtant toutes les... [Lire la suite]
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