The world’s premier auctions
 
 
WELCOME TO INVALUABLE
Be the first to know about
the latest online auctions.
Please enter a valid email address (name@host.com)
Sign Up »
PS: We value your privacy
Thank you!
 
 
Want to learn more
about online auctions?
Take a Quick Tour »
WE'VE CHANGED OUR NAME
is now
 
To celebrate, we’ve enhanced our site with
larger images and browsing by category to help
you easily find what you’re passionate about.
Remember to update your bookmarks.
Get Started »
 
Invaluable cannot guarantee the accuracy of translations through Google Translate and disclaims any responsibility for inaccurate translations.
Show translation options
Auction Description for VillaGrisebach: 224 - ORANGERIE. Selected Objects
Viewing Notes:
23rd, 24th, 25th, 26th & 27th May 10am to 6pm.
Sale Notes:
Due to processing reasons, we have been unable to translate the sale details on this occasion and apologise for any inconvenience this may cause you. www.villa-grisebach.de/en

224 - ORANGERIE. Selected Objects

by Villa Grisebach


51 lots with images

May 29, 2014

Fasanenstrasse 25

Berlin, 10719 Germany

Phone: 0049 30 885 91 50

Fax: 0049 30 882 41 45

Email: auktionen@villa-grisebach.de

Large statue of a kneeling man

Lot 300: Large statue of a kneeling man

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: Nigeria, Nok Culture Large statue of a kneeling man Terracotta 21 1/8 x 7 7/8 in. (without base)

Condition Report: Repair of the left lower leg. The back plate consists of modern bound yet historical material of the period circa 500 BC to 500 AD and is a subsequent addition of the 20th century - see certificate (report AA 01-06126) of Antiques Analytics GmbH, Dr. R. Neunteufel, 28. July 2001

View additional info and full condition report »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
Grave marker

Lot 301: Grave marker

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: Ethiopia Grave marker Volcanic rock, carved 31 1/8 x 7 1/2 in.

Condition Report: Stand added

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
Seated warrior with nose peg (periode VI)

Lot 302: Seated warrior with nose peg (periode VI)

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: Costa Rica. Northern highlands, culture of the Guapiles people Seated warrior with nose peg (periode VI) Volcanic rock 18 1/8 x 18 7/8 in.

Condition Report: Repaired areas of breakage to the left leg

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
Standing warrior with trophy head (Period VI)

Lot 303: Standing warrior with trophy head (Period VI)

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: Costa Rica. Northern highlands, culture of the Guapiles people Standing warrior with trophy head (Period VI) Volcanic rock 41 3/8 x 21 5/8 in.

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
Book of Hours after the Use of Rouen. Manuscript with 13 illuminations

Lot 304: Book of Hours after the Use of Rouen. Manuscript with 13 illuminations

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: Master of the Rouen Échevinage (circle) Book of Hours after the Use of Rouen. Manuscript with 13 illuminations Red lines, text area averaging 9,7 x 6,2 cm, 15 lines (calendar: 16), in a single column. As textura a French lettre bâtarde in brown ink, several hands identifiable. Rubrications in red ink. Near the orations, psalms etc. one- to two-line gold initials on blue or red ground and four-line blue initials (heightened with red and white) on gold ground. Borders accompanying the text averaging 9,7 x 3,3 cm. Richly decorated borders with tendrils of thorn and vine leaves, partly gilt, blue-yellow acanthus, flowers, fruits and depictions of animals on vellum-coloured or yellow ground. Numerous drolleries (mythical creatures, hybrid creatures, wild men, etc.). Both the miniatures and the borders are in their motifs and their style identifable as from the circle of the Master of the Rouen Échevinage (active approx. 1450-1480) and datable to circa 1470 Handwriting on vellum, illuminated / leather binding presumably 18th century. 8°

Condition Report: No endpaper / parts: VI12 + (V-1)21 + 7 IV77 + 2 II85 + IV93 + III98 + 4 IV130 + III135 + (IV-1)142. Before folio 13 at least 1 part with losses to the text. Foliation in pencil on the recto-pages upper right (1-141), last folio side not inscribed, fol. 31/32 missed out

View additional info and full condition report »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data