22 avril 2010

A Danish parcel-gilt silver mounted Imari tankard & a Louis XIV silvered bronze-mounted Japanese Imari bowl and cover

A Danish parcel-gilt silver mounted Imari tankard, Jorgen Friis of Randers, circa 1775. photo Sotheby's the lobed domed cover inset with a Swedish medal of 1725, the forked scrolled thumbpiece topped by a female head, the cover pricked with an inscription and initials plus date 1775. marked on flange with maker's mark only 6 height 8 1/4 in., 21 cm; Jorgen Friis of Randers - ESTIMATE 12,000 - 18,000 USD PROVENANCE : Aveline, Paris, 1990 A Louis XIV silvered bronze-mounted Japanese Imari bowl and cover early 18th... [Lire la suite]
05 février 2010

'Christen Købke: Danish Master of Light' @ National Gallery of Scotland

Christen Købke, View of the Plaster Cast Collection at Charlottenborg, 1830. The Hirschsprung Collection, Copenhagen. © courtesy of the owners LONDON.- 'Christen Købke: Danish Master of Light' is the first monographic exhibition of paintings by Christen Købke (1810–1848) ever to be shown outside Denmark. Købke is arguably one of the greatest talents of Denmark’s Golden Age, yet a solo exhibition of his work outside his homeland has eluded him until now. This show comprises 48 of Købke’s most beautiful and distinguished works... [Lire la suite]
04 avril 2009

A Danish white and blue-painted tile inset tea table. 18th century, the tiles associated

A Danish white and blue-painted tile inset tea table. 18th century, the tiles associated The moulded dished and rounded rectangular top inset with thirty-five blue and white tiles decorated with roundels above a frieze drawer and a waved apron, on cabriole legs and pad feet. 72 cm. high x 96 cm. wide x 68 cm. deep. Price Realized €20,000 Note: Bought by a friend of mine for his "17th-18th century Blue and White Chinoiseries Faience & Chinese Porcelain" room. Maintenant, nous pouvons boire notre thé dans cette... [Lire la suite]
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