29 janvier 2011

Giovanni Battista Ruoppolo (Naples 1629 - 1693), Still Life in a Landscape, with Grapes, Watermelons, Figs and Apples

Giovanni Battista Ruoppolo (Naples 1629 - 1693), Still Life in a Landscape, with Grapes, Watermelons, Figs and Apples. photo Sotheby's oil on canvas, 29 1/2 by 40 1/4 in.; 75 by 102 cm. - Estimate 100,000—150,000 USD. Lot Sold 134,500 USD PROVENANCE: Ferdinand I, King of the Two Sicilies;By whom given to an ancestor of the anonymous consignor inSale ('Collection T.L.'), Monaco, Sotheby's, 21 June 1991, lot 114 (a pair of paintings);There purchased by the present collector. NOTE: At the time of the 1991 sale in Monaco... [Lire la suite]
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29 janvier 2011

Giuseppe Zocchi (Florence 1716/17 - 1767), Elegant Figures Seated in the Picture and Porcelain Cabinet of a Palace

Giuseppe Zocchi (Florence 1716/17 - 1767), Elegant Figures Seated in the Picture and Porcelain Cabinet of a Palace. photo Sotheby's oil on canvas; 20 1/4 by 32 1/2 in.; 51.4 by 82.6 cm. Estimate 300,000—500,000 USD. Lot Sold 290,500 USD PROVENANCE: Anonymous sale, New York, Sotheby's, 16 May 1996, lot 70 (as Piedmontese School, 18th Century, reproduced on the cover);There purchased by the present collector. LITERATURE AND REFERENCES: S. Bellesi, Catalogo dei Pittori Fiorentini del '600 e '700, Florence 2009, vol. I, p.... [Lire la suite]
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27 janvier 2011

Lombard School, circa 1520 - 1530, Portrait of a Bearded Man with a Sword.

Lombard School, circa 1520 - 1530, Portrait of a Bearded Man with a Sword. photo courtesy Sotheby's Oil on canvas, 29 by 24 1/2 in.; 73.7 by 62.2 cm. Estimate 100,000—200,000 USD. Lot Sold 146,500 USD PROVENANCE: Hugh Morrison, Fonthill House, Tisbury, Wiltshire;And thence by descent to The Rt. Hon. Lord Margadale of Islay, T.D., Fonthill House, Tisbury, Wiltshire; His sale, London, Christie's, 2 July 1965, lot 55 (as by Giulio Campi);Where purchased by Heinemann, on behalf of Baron Hans Heinrich Thyssen-Bornemisza, Lugano.... [Lire la suite]
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24 janvier 2011

Sir Peter Paul Rubens (Siegen, Westphalia 1577-1640 Antwerp), Portrait of Ferdinando Gonzaga as a boy

Sir Peter Paul Rubens (Siegen, Westphalia 1577-1640 Antwerp), Portrait of Ferdinando Gonzaga as a boy; Photo: Christie's Images Ltd., 2011 oil on canvas; 32 x 22¼ in. (81.2 x 56.5 cm.) - Estimate $700,000 - $1,000,000 Provenance/ Presumably painted for Vincenzo I Gonzaga (1562-1612), Duke of Mantua. Probably one of the Gonzaga pictures acquired by the Contarini family, Venice.Dr. Martin Schubart (1808-1891); his sale, Hugo Helbing, Munich, 23 October 1899, no. 97, as 'Moroni'.Acquired by the present owner in 2000. ... [Lire la suite]
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22 novembre 2010

Scuola veneta, secolo XIX / XX, Venezia, Veduta di piazza San Marco

Scuola veneta, secolo XIX / XX, Venezia, Veduta di piazza San Marco. Photo: Sotheby's. olio su tela; 71.5 x 118.5 cm. Est. 8,000—12,000 EUR. Lot Sold 12,500 EUR Sotheby's. Old Master Paintings, 19th Century Paintings, Furniture, Works of Art and Rare Books, 16 Nov 10, Milan. www.sothebys.com
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22 novembre 2010

Sotheby's Sale Establishes a World Auction Record for Painter Giuseppe Vermiglio

Giuseppe Vermiglio, Cristo davanti a Pilato (detail). Oil on canvas, 120 x 174 cm. Estimate: 120,000–180,000 euro. Sold: 240,750 euro. Photo: Sotheby's. MILAN.- A very good overall market response to this Milanese appointment with Old Master & 19th Century Paintings, Works of Art and Books: the selected catalogue has brought an increment in collectors and dealers interest. A world record has been fetched by the beautiful Caravaggesque painting Cristo davanti a Pilato by the Milanese painter Giuseppe Vermiglio. More than ten... [Lire la suite]
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21 novembre 2010

Chinese School, circa 1840, Chinese lake landscape & The gardens of an Imperial Palace

Chinese School, circa 1840, A Chinese lake landscape. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd., 2010 with the arrival of an Imperial party being greeted by a regatta; oil on canvas; 30 x 44 in. (76.2 x 111.8 cm.) - Estimate £12,000 - £18,000. Price Realized £46,850 Chinese School, circa 1840, The gardens of an Imperial Palace. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd., 2010 with gifts being presented to a member of the Imperial family, seated with her attendants in a pavilion; oil on canvas; 30 x 44 in. (76.2 x 111.8 cm.) - Estimate £12,000... [Lire la suite]
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21 novembre 2010

Jean Spath & European School, 19th century, Two views of Constantinople

Jean Spath (German, 19th Century), A view of Constantinople from the water. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd., 2010 signed, inscribed and dated: 'Jean Spath. Hamburg. 1897' (lower right), watercolour on paper; 30 x 60¾ in. (76.2 x 154.4 cm.) - Estimate £6,000 - £8,000. Price Realized £22,500 European School, 19th century, A view of Constantinople. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd., 2010 oil on canvas; 20 1/8 x 30½ in. (51.2 x 77.5 cm.) - Estimate £1,500 - £2,500. Price Realized £3,750 Christie's. Quai d'Orsay, Paris - An... [Lire la suite]
13 novembre 2010

Vu Cao Dam (Vietnamese/French, 1908-2000), Entente.

Vu Cao Dam (Vietnamese/French, 1908-2000), Entente. Oil on canvas, signed and dated '64 at the lower left corner, numbered 17, titled signed on verso, the canvas size apprx. 24 x 19-1/2 , framed in a carved corner frame with in gilt and painted finish with a linen liner overall apprx. 32 x 28. Estimation : 3 000 / 5 000 $ Stretchers are inscribed in Chicago and stamped by Maison Franco, Nice. Aspire Auctions - Cleveland. Vente du Samedi 20 novembre 2010. This is an online auction, you can bid only if you are a registered... [Lire la suite]
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04 octobre 2010

Zao Wou-Ki (Zhao Wuji), Four oils on canvas @ Sotheby's Hong Kong

Zao Wou-Ki (Zhao Wuji) (B. 1921), 18-10-60. photo courtesy Sotheby's Oil on canvas. Executed in 1960. Signed in pinyin and Chinese (lower centre); Signed in pinyin and dated 18.10.60 (reverse); Samuel Kootz Gallery label and Arthur Lenars Cie. label affixed on the stretcher (reverse); 196 by 116 cm.; 77 1/8 by 45 5/8 in. Estimate 12,000,000—18,000,000 HKD. Lot Sold 14,100,000 HKD PROVENANCE: Acquired by the present owner from Arthur Lenars Cie., Paris NOTE: In 1957, Zao Wou-ki signed a contract with Kootz Gallery, New... [Lire la suite]
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