05 juillet 2011

A Meissen silver-gilt-mounted snuff box with portrait of the Electress Elisabeth Auguste of the Palatinate, circa 1746-47

A documentary Meissen silver-gilt-mounted snuff box with portrait of the Electress Elisabeth Auguste of the Palatinate, circa 1746-47. Photo Bonhams  Of lobed tapering form, painted by Johann Jacob Wagner, the front with a scenes of Harlequin attending two ladies seated below drapery above a pedestal with an oval portrait, the back with a scene depicting a soldier standing on a military trophy enclosing a half-length portrait of a figure in armour, with a cannonball exploding overhead, the base with a harbour scene... [Lire la suite]
05 juillet 2011

A Meissen gold-mounted oval snuff box for Queen Maria Amalia Christina of Naples and Sicily, circa 1745-47

A Meissen gold-mounted oval snuff box from the toilet service for Queen Maria Amalia Christina of Naples and Sicily, Princess of Saxony, circa 1745-47. Photo Bonhams Painted by Gottlob Siegmund Birckner, each side with a green monochrome scene of Watteauesque figures in park settings, framed by borders of gilt foliate scrollwork, the base with a similar scene within a gilt border, the cover with a scene and the arms of Naples-Sicily and Saxony-Poland, the inside cover with a scene depicting three figures by an obelisk,... [Lire la suite]
04 juillet 2011

A Meissen gold-mounted snuff box, circa 1745-50

A Meissen gold-mounted snuff box, circa 1745-50. Photo Bonhams Of trefoil shape, finely painted in black monochrome with Watteauesque scenes, within three arched panels around the side below gilt scrolling foliage, trellis panels and flowers, above a moulded rim with black and gilt-striped border, the base with a similar scene within a moulded black-ground border reserved with scrollwork and flowers, the cover and inside cover with scenes after Watteau, the box interior gilt, 5.7cm wide; 4.5cm high (minor wear) - Estimate:... [Lire la suite]
01 juillet 2011

A magnificent Meissen gold-mounted Royal snuff box made for Augustus III, Elector of Saxony and King of Poland, circa 1755

    A magnificent Meissen gold-mounted Royal snuff box made for Augustus III, Elector of Saxony and King of Poland, circa 1755. Photo Bonhams Superbly painted with views of Dresden and Warsaw and Saxon royal palaces, depicting: on the cover, Dresden seen from the right bank of the Elbe; on the front, Schloss Hubertusburg; on the right side, Schloss Pillnitz; on the left side, Groß-Sedlitz; on the back, Wermsdorf; on the base, Schloss Moritzburg, the inside cover with a view of Warsaw seen across the... [Lire la suite]
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01 juillet 2011

Two Meissen gilt-metal-mounted snuff box, circa 1737-40 modelled by J.J. Kändler

A Meissen silver-gilt-mounted snuff box, circa 1737-40. Photo Bonhams Modelled by J.J. Kändler, of trefoil form moulded with three cartouches enclosing a shell with pendant flowers and flanked by swags, the cover with a raised trefoil panel moulded with floral swags enclosing an oval medallion with a bust portrait of Augustus III facing sinister, the base with a moulded border painted with a yellow seeded ground edged with petals, moulded on the underside with a trefoil cartouche with a bust portrait of a man facing... [Lire la suite]
29 juin 2011

Four 18th century Meissen "Chinoiserie" snuff boxes from the Helmut Joseph Collection

A Meissen silver-gilt-mounted underglaze-blue-ground snuff box, circa 1740. Photo Bonhams Cartouche-shaped, the sides reserved with four oval panels painted with chinoiserie scenes within gilt scrollwork borders, the corners with, at the front, gilt foliage, and scrollwork at the rear, the cover similarly decorated, reserved with a band of indianische Blumen, the base painted with a chinoiserie scene, the inside cover painted with a bust of a bearded man wearing a turban and scattered insects, within a brown-edged quatrelobe... [Lire la suite]
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23 juin 2011

18th century Meissen "Chinoiserie" from the Wilfrid Evill Collection @ Sotheby's

An early Meissen white pagoda figure, circa 1715-20. Photo Sotheby's modelled seated with open mouth and pierced ears, glued chip and haircrack, small chips to base; 8.5cm., 3¼in. ESTIMATE 3,000-5,000 GBP - Lot Sold: 10,000 GBP A large Meissen cylindrical tankard, circa 1735. Photo Sotheby's brightly enamelled in Kakiemon style with a red dragon hovering beside a blue and green rock, watching a fabulous bird perched on a flowering branch, another bird flying behind them, the handle with foliate-scroll terminal. Wilfrid Evill... [Lire la suite]
20 mai 2011

Important magot articulé en porcelaine émaillée, Meissen ,XIXe siècle.

Important magot articulé en porcelaine émaillée, Meissen, XIXe siècle. Photo GOXE & BELAÏSCH femme chinoise représentée assise en tailleur, les mains tendues en avant, la tête et les mainsmobiles, portant une robe largement échancrée sur sa poitrine, à décor 'Indianische Blümen' polychrome et or au naturel. Souliers vert amande. Lorsque la tête bascule, elle sort la langue. Marque aux épées croisées, marque en creux. (Restauration à un pied). 30 x 33 x 33 cm - Estimation : 4000/6000€ Expert: M. Vandermeersch. Tel: 01 42 61 23... [Lire la suite]
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06 mai 2011

A Meissen figure of a nodding pagoda. Late 19th century.

A Meissen figure of a nodding pagoda. Late 19th century. Photo Sotheby's modelled seated cross legged with a nodding head and moveable hands, crossed swords mark in underglaze-blue.; 26 cm.. Estimate 6,000—8,000 USD. Lot Sold 7,500 USD Sotheby's. 19th Century Furniture, Sculpture, Ceramics, Silver & Works of Art, 15 Apr 11, New York www.sothebys.com
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13 avril 2011

Meissen. Suite de quatre tasses et sous-tasses et quatre assiettes à gâteau en porcelaine.

Meissen. Suite de quatre tasses et sous-tasses et quatre assiettes à gâteau en porcelaine. Photo Hôtel des Ventes de Belfort Détail du décor au dragon. Photo Hôtel des Ventes de Belfort à décor de dragons gris volant au milieu de nuages rouges corail. Marquées. Estimation : 430/480€ Hôtel des Ventes de Belfort. Samedi 16 avrik 2011 à 14h15. 29, avenue Wilson, 90000 Belfort. Tél. : 03.84.28.00.71 - Fax : 03.84.55.05.85 - Email :  belfortencheres@yahoo.fr
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