AUGUSTE RODIN, COQUIOT, Renoir

AUGUSTE RODIN, COQUIOT, Renoir

COQUIOT, Gustave (1865-1926). Rodin. Paris : Bernheim-jeune, 1915. AUGUSTE RODIN Cinquante-sept Statues Portrait de Rodin par Renoir Texte par Gustave Coquiot Paris, Bernheim-Jeune, 1915. Grand in-4 broché. 58 planches dont le frontispice ,sanguine, portrait de Rodin par Renoir, un fac-similé , lettre de Rodin à l’éditeur. Tirage limité à 600 exemplaires numérotés, Exemplaire No 402   Dessin original vendu 215 000 euros par la maison Bailly-Pommery en mars 2014 No 42 Pierre-Auguste RENOIR (1841-1919) Portrait du sculpteur Rodin,…

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Africa and America Statuette cherubs and a turtle

Africa and America Statuette cherubs and a turtle

Africa and America Gilded Bronze Statuette cherubs and a turtle 18th or 19th-century Gilded Bronze possibly French width 33 cm hight 31 cm depth 13 cm Africa and America two (putti) cherubs, American Indian Iroquois sitting on a turtle, in reference to the Great Turtle that carries the Earth in Iroquois mythology.

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Marriage of the Virgin Mary Neapolitan Painting

Marriage of the Virgin Mary Neapolitan Painting

Marriage of the Virgin Mary Neapolitan Painting 76 x 103,5 cm Framed (some minor damages). Le mariage de la vierge Peinture Napolitaine Tableau Ecole napolitaine fin 17 eme début 18 eme, Peinture à l’Huile sur toile 76 x 103,5 cm, restaurations anciennes (rentoilage). Dans un cadre du 19eme siècle (légers dégâts)  à vue cintrée dans la partie supérieure. The Marriage of the Virgin is the subject in Christian art depicting the marriage of the Virgin Mary and Saint Joseph. The marriage is not mentioned in the canonical Gospels but…

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A pair of carved and gilded wood twin light wall appliques

A pair of  carved and gilded wood twin light wall appliques

A pair of  carved and gilded wood twin light wall appliques, ribbons and flowers, with bronze medallions representing putti playing, first half 20th century, some minor damages, rubbings. Adapted for electricity, 85 cm High 50 cm wide

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Aubert & Klaftenberger a Geneve, Bronze Ormolu Clock

Aubert & Klaftenberger a Geneve, Bronze Ormolu Clock

Exceptional – 19th Century Large Gilt Bronze Ormolu Louis XVI Style Cherub Mantle Clock – Aubert & Klaftenberger a Geneve, with two cherubs sitting drinking water from a shell on a serpentine shaped gilt bronze and white Carrara marble base, striking the hours and half hours on a bell, signed white enamel dial Aubert & Klaftenberger a Geneve. Circa 1870 Size: working, good condition, needs a good cleaning. Aubert & Klaftenberger were in business in London from…

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The King Drinks, Fine Flemish Watercolor

The King Drinks, Fine Flemish Watercolor

“The King Drinks” Tavern interior scene with peasants .  Petit Palais 19th century watercolor after an older painting 16th or 17th century in the style of Pieter Bruegel the Elder, Tennier or Adriaen Brouwer depicting “low-life” peasant themes and every day scenes paintings often show peasants fighting and drinking, was particularly influential on subsequent artists. Unsigned watercolor on paper mounted on cardboard 41cm x 60 cm Le Roi Boit Jordaens a peint plusieurs versions de ce sujet, y compris une…

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Grand-Tour Brasero Roman Bronze Tripod with Satyrs

Grand-Tour Brasero Roman Bronze Tripod with Satyrs

Grand-Tour Brasero Roman Bronze Tripod with Satyrs Grand-Tour Brasero Bronze Tripod circa 1880 after the : Roman Original Brasero Bronze tripod with itiphallic Satyrs – 1st century BC – from Julia Felix house at Pompeii – Naples, Archaeological Museum (“Secret Room”). H. 90 cm; W. 56 cm; D. 42 cm (top of the basin). In the second half of the xixth century, European artists travelling about the archeological sites of the Mediterranean world created a particular pictorial style. The renewal…

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Master work of Calligraphy with an autograph of emperor Joseph II.

Master work of Calligraphy with an autograph of emperor Joseph II.

Master work of Calligraphy with an autograph of emperor Joseph II. Nobility Title for the Hertwig sisters, Manuscript on velum 16 pages, illuminated coat of arms gold and silver toped with the Imperial Eagle, and fabulous ornamental pen work with dazzling mastery in script and calligraphic decoration. Signed by Emperor Joseph II brother of Marie-Antoinette Vienna 1792 38cm x 26 cm Chef-d’œuvre calligraphique avec la signature autographe de l’empereur Joseph II . Lettre de noblesse aux sœurs Hertwig avec la signature autographe de l’empereur…

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Isadora Duncan Dancing by CLARA Josep

Isadora Duncan Dancing by CLARA Josep

CLARA José (Josep), 1878-1958 (Spain) Drawing of Isadora Duncan Dancing signed lower right Ink on paper 30,5 cm x 25,5 cm Dedicace : “To Marcel from Isadora Duncan’s daughter – Grace 1959” Josep Clarà i Ayats (1878–1958) was a Spanish Catalan sculptor. Clarà was born in Olot, Gerona, Spain in 1878. He attended the Olot School of Drawing (Escuela de Dibujo de Olot) with professor Josep Berga i Boix (1837–1914). During Clarà’s time at the school, Joaquín Vayreda (1843–1894) highly praised one of Clarà’s drawings;…

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Charles de Sousy Ricketts (SOLD)

Charles de Sousy Ricketts (SOLD)

Charles Ricketts (Dress for Judithe) Large watercolor on paper 51 cm x 35.5 cm monogramed lower right CR Charles de Sousy Ricketts (2 October 1866 – 7 October 1931) was a versatile English artist, illustrator, author and printer, and is best known for his work as book designer and typographer from 1896 to 1904 with the Vale Press, and his work in the theatre as a set and costume designer. Ricketts was born in Geneva to a French mother and an English father….

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