19 février 2010

Trophées et curiosités @ Christie's Interiors - Style and Spirit, 23 February 2010

An Edwardian mounted rhinoceros horn, circa 1910, mounted by Rowland Ward, London. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd., 2010 The shield-shaped backplate with paper label to reverse 'ROWLAND WARD, LIMITED/NATURALISTS/THE JUNGLE, 167 PICCADILLY, LONDON W1'. The shield 16¼ in. (41.3 cm.) high; 20 in. (50.8 cm.) protrudence. Est. £7,000 - £10,000 A taxidermy mounted tiger skin mounted by Van Ingen and Van Ingen, Mysore, circa 1930. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd., 2010 With label 'VAN INGEN & VAN INGEN, MYSORE' - 118 in.... [Lire la suite]