Auguste Rodin : "Entwined bacchants"

Auguste Rodin (1840-1917) offered this sculpture to Claude Monet. This masterpiece made in plaster comes from the family of the artist. It was part of the "Monet collectionneur" exhibition which took place in Paris at the Marmottan Museum (from September 14, 2017 till January 14, 2018).

Plaster cast circa 1896. Private collection.

Dimensions : 17,6 x 16,8 x 11,6 cm.

Signed with the inscription “Au grand maître / C. Monet / son ami Rodin » on the right side of the base

Sold : 108 000 €

August 2018

Watch François Paul Journe Octa UTC

 

N° 202 pink gold watch, automatic movement in 18K rose gold Cal.1300.3, white gold dial, off-center hour and minute display, earth dial divided into time zones at 7:30 am, summer time and winter time, date window at 11 am, power reserve at 9 am, transparent background, leather strap with buckle.

Sold : 37 650 €

August 2018

STERLE - Collection "Mirage"

 

Platinum ring with modernist forms balanced with a beautiful emerald weighing approximately 12 carats flanked with round diamonds and calibrated baguettes for a total of about 3 carats.

Circa 1956 - Hallmark 

Gross weight : 16,42 g (950/1000)

Private collection of Madam V.

Sold : 81 600 €

August 2018

Albert Marquet "Rue à collioure", 1912

Albert MARQUET (1875-1947) 

"Rue à Collioure, 1912"

Oil on canvas signed and dated on the right bottom Marquet 12 

Size : 54,5 x 46 cm 
 
Certificate of the Wildenstein Institute given to the buyer

Sold : 60 870 €

August 2018

HERMES

HERMES Paris Swiss made n°DR1.770/1999279, 2003

Celebration of the 75 years of the Hermès watch - Limited edition -  Exceptional pink gold watch 

Length : 18 cm 

Sold :  11 000 €

August 2018

Solitaire ring

 

Platinum solitaire ring mounted with a round diamond weighing approximately 3,60 carats of assumed colour G/H and clarity SI1, shouldered by baguette diamonds.

Gross weight : 4,92 g (Platinum - 950/1000)

Sold : 25 100 €

August 2018

Armand Guillaumin, 1841-1927

"La Sedelle au Pont Charraud (Creuse)", circa 1916 

Oil on canvas signed at the left bottom

Size : 46 x 55 cm 

Certificate of the Guillaumin Comité given to the buyer

Sold : 53 965 €  

HERMES Paris made in France 2001

 

"Birkin" handbag - 30 cm - in matt red Hermès Crocodylus Niloticus

Sold : 19 840 € - July 2018

Daum - Le sorbier des oiseleurs

Important baluster vase in marmoreal multi-layed glass, in pink and green colors. The background is dark purple red and opaque white.

It is decorated with leaves and berries of bowan entirely taken back in the grindstone and chiseled. Orange and red fruits bunches are in high relief. Two recessed side handles form the extension of ribbed branches and stems.

The vase is signed "Daum Nancy" , model of 1902.

Its height : 47,5 cm

Sold : 115 450 € - July 2018

Torch of the Xth Olympic Games of Grenoble 1968

Important antique style torch in copper sheet is made of a long handle covered with a red felt. It does not wear the three signs of the Olympic Games.

The torch we are selling is certainly a "safety torch" kept in reserve between December 19, 1967 and February 6, 1968.

Sold : 90 350 € - July 2018

Chest of drawers Louis XV

Chest of drawers curved on all sides with 4 drawers, walnut facings, chiseled and golden bronze, pink marble. 

Stamp of Mondon.

Sold : 18 950 € - July 2018

Zao Wou-Ki 1921-2013

"Sans titre, 1971" (Untitled, 1971)

Watercolour on paper signed and dated at the bottom on the right, autographed on the left

Size : 25 cm x 23,7 cm

A certificate of authenticity written on February 16, 2018 by Madam Françoise Marquet, wife of Mister Tchao dit Zao, president of the Foundation Zao Wou-Ki, has been delivered to the buyer

Sold : 67 770 € - March 2018

 

Chu Teh Chun 1920-2014

"Composition n°135, 1962"

Gouache on paper signed, dated and numbered on the back

Size : 54 cm x 34,5 cm

Its authenticity has been confirmed by the Chu Teh Chun foundation in Geneva. A certificate has been delivered to the buyer

Sold : 52 170 € - March 2018

Armand Guillaumin 1841-1927

"Crozant, le moulin de la folie, February 2, 1917"

Oil on canvas signed at the bottom on the left and dated on the back

Size : 50 cm x 65 cm

Exhibition : Galerie Barbizon, March 1954, N°2085 (label on the back)

Certificate of the Guillaumin Committee

Sold : 43 925 € - March 2018

 

Daum

Important vase from Daum decorated with a sunflower in green and orange colours 

Signed under the base "Daum Nancy"

This rare model is similar to a vase decorated with tulips described page 48 in the Daum book by Noël Daum

Height : 61 cm

Sold : 19 400 € - March 2018

Watch Rolex Submariner

Steel and gold watch reference 116613LN N°2V63C250, automatic movement, black dial with luminescent indexes, date window at 3 o'clock, ceramic bezel, oyster steel and gold bracelet.

Circa 2016

Diameter : 40 mm

Sold with its box and papers : 10 040 € - March 2018

Watch Omega Speedmaster

Rare chronograph steel watch, Cal.321, mechanical movement, black dial with triple counters, luminescent baton indexes, steel bracelet reference 516

Diameter : 40 mm

Sold : 9 665 € - March 2018

Solitaire

Yellow gold ring set with a brilliant cut diamond weighing 2,96 carats

Certificate from MGL stating the diamond is H color and SI2 clarity

Gross weight : 4,52 grammes

Sold : 17 820 € - March 2018

Marchak

Cocktail ring in yellow gold and platinum set in the center with an emerald weighing approximately 2 carats surrounded by brilliant cut and navette diamonds for approximately 5,50 carats, shank nicely shaped with twisted gold cord (emerald chiped)

Circa : 1957

Signed Marchak Paris

Certificate from Marchak

Sold : 8 535 € - March 2018

Pocket watch Breguet

Pocket watch in yellow gold skeleton Ref 1760BA N° 668, mechanical movement with a superb work of guilloche on the bridges, on the front disc silver with Roman numerals indexes, blued apples needles.

Circa 1986.

The watch had a complete revision at Breguet and has been sold with the invoice and a letter from Emmanuel Breguet, anthenticating this copy.

Diameter : 50 mm

Sold : 26 355 € - December 2017

 

Watch Patek Philippe Pagoda

Yellow gold watch Ref 5500J, limited edition of 1100 copies made in 1997 for the inauguration of the new Patek Philippe factory in Geneva, automatic movement Cal.215 PS, gold dial with Roman numerals, small seconds at 6 o'clock, clip bottom, leather strap buckle. Sold with its case and its papers.

Dimensions : 40,5 x 29,5 mm

Sold : 17 570 € - December 2017

 

Watch Patek Philippe Nautilus

Man steel watch Ref 3800 N° 4204905, automatic movement, black dial with date window at 6 o'clock and indexed Roman numerals, articulated steel bracelet. Watch sold with an extract from the Patek Philippe registers archives.

Diameter : 37 mm

Sold : 13 930 € - December 2017

 

CARTIER brooch

Platinum brooch, "tucan" shaped, paved with round and baguettes diamonds, cabochon emerald, rubies, sapphires and onyx.

Signed Cartier Ltd London, numbered.

Sold : 21 960 € - December 2017

 

Maurice Utrillo 1883-1955

"Le lapin agile"

Oil on canvas signed at the bottom right.

Size : 34 cm x 41 cm

A certificate from Mister Utrillo has been delivered to the buyer.

This masterpiece took place in the archives of Maurice Utrillo association.

Sold : 94 125 € - December 2017

Emile Gallé 1846-1904

Important gourd-shaped vase , made in crystal slightly smoked, flattened on a small pedestal, with two rows of loops on the sides. Enamelled decoration of three leopards on one side and a stylized fleur-de-lys on the other one.

Intaglio engraved decoration elaborated with a grindstone, painted with multicolor enamels and enhanced with gold.

Creation date : 1871-1878

Signed "Emile Gallé fecit Nancy"

Height : 35 cm

Sold : 37 650 € - December 2017

Rare, important natural diamond

Rare, two tone gold ring set with a large princess cut diamond weighing 10,49 carat shouldered with small diamonds.

This diamond comes with a certificate from HRD stating the stone is natural, Fancy Intense Yellow and VS1 clarity.

Sold : 109 185 € - December 2017

Georges Jouve 1910-1964

Rare deep black enamelled vase "bonbonne", slightly glossy. Signed "JOUVE" and "alpha" under the base. Circa 1955. Height : 51,4 cm.

Same model as the one released in the magazine "Maison Française" of July 1959 in a chapter dedicated to the "Salon des atistes décorateurs" ("Tradeshow of the decorative artists") on page 8 (photos n° 13 & n° 15).

Sketch of the vase on the book jacket "JOUVE céramiste" written by Michel Faré and published in 1965 Ed. Max Fourny. Reproduction on the second page of a bigger vase of the same model.

Sold : 74 045€ - December 2017

René Boivin, "Les Irradiantes" collection

Private collection of Jacques Bernard, jewellerer who worked for Cartier, and Maison Boivin during 35 years.

Pair of yellow gold plated 925 sterling silver clip earrings, yellow tinted mirror mosaic pavé.

Few missing

Circa 1932-1935

Sold : 25 100 € - December 2017

 

Shane GUFFOGG, born in 1962

"Amor fati 1", 2013

Oil on canvas signed on the back.
Size : 127,2 cm x 152,4 cm
Certificate from the artist given to the buyer.

The work of Shane Guffogg is exhibited in several museums and public collections, among which :

Museum Armand Hammer, Los Angeles, Nasher Museum of Art at Duke university, Durham; Foundation / Collection Jumex, Mexico City; Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach; Long Beach Museum of Art, Long Beach; Saint-Patrick cathedral , New York; Van Pelt-Dietrich Library; Pennsylvania University , Philadelphia; Frederick R. Weisman Art Foundation, Los Angeles.

Sold : 148 100 €

Émile GALLÉ 1846-1904

"La feuille rongée"

Important sculpture vase adorned with leaves' veins, on a ring, put on a small pedestal decorated with petals.

The vase is totally iridescent in metallic green-grey tones. It allows to see the depth of amber crystals displayed in between.
Engraved signature on the vase.

Some deep sapphire color beetles are displayed on the vase.

Height: 24 cm-  Depth : 28,4 cm - Width : 23 cm

Exhibited on the 1903 Decorative Arts

Sold : 225 900 €

Rare 14,90 carat diamond

Half-size round shaped , this diamond has an exceptional weight as an inclusion on both sides of the pavilion, which is probably removable if a recut has to be done. Mounted on a white golden 6 claws ring.
Ring size : 52
Gross weight : 5,95 grams

This ring has the certificate MGL#12023 mentioning the diamond has the M-Z colour and the P1 clarity

Sold : 105 420 €

Raoul DUFY 1877-1953

"La Statue aux deux vases", 1908

Signed oil

Size : 65 cm x 81 cm

Sold : 70 800 €

Watch PATEK PHILIPPE 5054, circa 2000

Yellow gold watch sold on January 24, 2000. Reference 5054, automatic movement calibre 240PS, matt white dial with roman numbers, indication of the moon's position, date and indicator of the running reserve, seconds at 4 o'clock. The bottom of the box can be opened so as to discover a superb movement of decoration "Côtes de Genève". Bracelet in new leather and golden buckle. The watch is sold with its box as well as an extract from the Patek Philippe records.

Sold : 23 220 €

Alexandre ROUBTZOFF 1884-1949

"Young man from Kerkenah islands", 1946

Oil on canvas signed, situated in Tunis, dated on the right bottom and with arabic inscription on the right top.

Size : 92 cm x 73 cm

Sold : 77 810 €

Marie LAURENCIN 1883-1956

"Jeune femme aux perles dans la chevelure"

("Young lady with pearls in her hair")

Oil on canvas signed on the right top

Size : 35 cm x 27 cm

Sold : 35 000 €

CARTIER : platinum ring

Set in the middle with a splendid pear shaped diamond of 5,03 carat assorted of two troïka diamonds (triangle shape) of approximately 1 carat each.

Made by Cartier, signed and numbered.
Ring size : 54 
Gross weight : 5,95 grams
Sold with its box                                                                                                                         
This ring has a certificate from Monaco Gem Lab n°11872 mentioning the pear shaped diamond is of H color and SI1 clarity.

Sold : 61 495 €

Watch PATEK PHILIPPE Calatrava 5296 , circa 2013

Pink gold 38 mm watch reference 5296R, automatic movement Cal.324SC, silvery white dial with 2 blue parts. Seconds in the middle, date window at 3 o'clock, sapphire glass and case-back, leather bracelet with a buckle. New watch sold with its box and papers.

Sold : 23 845 €

Robert COMBAS, born in 1957

"Coup de baffe dans la joue", 1987

Acrylic on canvas board ("marouflé"), signed and dated "Combas 87" on the right bottom.
Size : 115,5 cm x 112 cm

Origin : 
Galerie Ferrero, Nice
Succession of a great collector from Nice

Bibliography : Archive Combas # 3004

The authenticity of this acrylic has been confirmed by Mister Robert Combas himself.

Sold : 40 160 €

ARMAN 1928-2005

"Diviser pour régner", 1965-1968

Inclusions of violins cut in resin. Signed on the left bottom.
Size : 122 cm x 120 cm x 10 cm

Origin : Succession of a great collector from Nice.
Bibliography : This work of art is listed in the archives of Madam Denyse Durand-Ruel under the number 95.

Certificate from the artist given to the buyer.

Sold : 71 530 €

"Sombre est la nuit"

"Dark is the night"

Rare vase of Daum. Single piece. 

Decorated with poppy and moths entirely cut and cleared with the grindstone.

Poppy is on a black tint, opium appears in red and green. The colors of the marmoreal background are blue and yellow.

Let's note 3 applications in the decoration : 2 in the body of the moths and 1 in the poppybud.

It has the exhibition number 135.

Sold : 69 025 €

Watch ROLEX DEEPSEA GREEN « Saint-Tropez », circa 2010

 

Black steel watch with black PVD treatment No. V980118, limited edition N ° 23/27, automatic movement, black dial with luminescent indexes, green disc, date window at 3 o'clock, steel strap PVD treatment. Sold with box and papers. Note that this customization is in no way carried out by Rolex but by a company specialized in the realization of limited series from authentic Rolex.

Sold : 15 500 €

 

Émile GALLÉ 1846-1904

Rare and exceptional vase called "Roses de France" (around 1900), presenting a baluster shape with a quatrefoil neck, in pale green multilayer glass, decorated with a rose branch. The branch is purple green, the leaves are almond-green, beige-pink and pale green. The high relief bright pink see-through flower has been hot applied and entirely carved with the grindstone and the wheel, like the leaves.

The decoration appears on a pale green partly transparent background carved with a grindstone.
Japanese inspired signature "GALLÉ" carved on the side, under the rose. 

Height : 14 cm

Sold : 181 975 €

CHU TEH-CHUN 1920-2014


Sans titre, 1989

Untitled

Oil on canvas

Size : 82 cm x 62 cm

Sold : 175 700 €

ARMAN 1928-2005


"Violons" ("Violins") , circa 1960

Casein painting on canvas, signed

Size : 176 cm x 216 cm

Sold : 56 475 €

Markus LÜPERTZ, born in 1941

"Judith", 1995

Painted bronze 

Signed and numbered "ea" on the base

Artist's proof. 7 copies numbered from 1/6 to 6/6 and one artist's proof

On the base, stamp of the founder "GMW", Dusseldorf, Germany

Size : 315 cm x 138 cm x 140 cm

Sold : 75 300 €

Exceptional pearls

Splendid and rare necklace made of 27 pearls from Tahiti measuring 16 mm each, completed with a ball golden clasp decorated with extra white diamonds. Each pearl has a homogeneous shape, with a nice polish obtained after a minimum of 10 years.

Lenght : 46,5 cm

Gross Weight : 152,1 grams

Sold : 18 825 €

 

1962 MERCEDES 190 SL

 

Sold : 85 000 €

Demetre Haralamb CHIPARUS 1886-1947


"Antinea", circa 1928

Bronze and ivory, carved and multicolor

Signed

Height : 66 cm

Sold : 91 600 €

Jean-Gabriel DOMERGUE 1889-1962

"Couple d'élégants au bar"

Oil on panel signed on the left bottom

Size : 65 cm x 54 cm

Sold : 17 000 €

René LALIQUE MOLINARD

« Le Baiser du Faune » ("the kiss of the faun")

Glass made perfume bottle. Its circular face is decorated with a locket representing a faun courting a young lady.

Spherical cap. Signed Molinard and R. Lalique on one side.

Exceptional closure box.  

Silk made inside part with « Molinard Grasse Paris » inscription.

1928 period.

Reference F. Marcilhac p. 941. Height : 14,5 cm 

Height of the box : 17,5cm 

Sold : 19 500 €

Charles CAMOIN 1879-1965


"Le golfe de Saint Tropez" ("The bay of Saint-Tropez")

Oil on canvas signed at the bottom left

Size : 50 cm x 65 cm

Integrated in the archives of the Camoin committee

Sold : 34 000 €

Anna QUINQUAUD 1890-1984


"Jeune Africaine" ("Young African lady")

Signed bronze with the number 4 written in a circle.
Stamp of the founder "Cire Perdue Valsuani"
Height : 65 cm

Origin : private collection

Sold : 15 000 €

Peter KLASEN, born in 1935


"Volant/Radioactiv/2M", 2014

Acrylic on a panel with a neon light, signed and dated on the back
Size : 146 cm x 114 cm
Origin : Artist's studio
Certificate from the artist given to the buyer

Sold : 15 000 €

 

Pablo PICASSO 1881-1973


"Corrida" (March 11, 1953) - Madoura edition

White enamelled earthenware circular plate. Clear set, oxidized paraffin.
"Madoura Plein Feu" stamp and original handprint from Picasso.

200 copies only.
Diameter : 42,5 cm 
Bibliography: A Ramié 297

Sold : 6 000 €

Bernard BUFFET 1928-1999


"Grèce, le moulin à vent", 1994 ("Greece, the windmill")

Oil on canvas signed at the top right and dated at the bottom left.
Size : 54 cm x 73 cm

Certificate of the Maurice Garnier gallery given to the buyer

Sold : 42 000 €

MB&F LEGACY MACHINE

MB&F LEGACY MACHINE 

Pink gold watch 40 mm in 3 dimensions.

Created by Jean François Mojon and Kari Voutilianen, inspired by the watchmaking of the 18th century.

This watch is exceptional because of its balance wheel set on a vertical way and not down. The transparent case back reveals a superb movement of decorated bridges in false "Côtes de Genève" pattern. Two time zones with independent settings can be seen on two enamel dials. Wide pendulum in the middle. At 6 o'clock, vertical power reserve indicator. The whole mechanism is covered with a curved glass. Leather bracelet with buckle.

Sold with its box.

Sold : 28 000 €

CHU TEH-CHUN 1920-2014


"Untitled n°32", 1985

Gouache and watercolour, signed.

Size : 59 cm x 32,5 cm

Sold : 96 635€

HERMES : "H" watch

Paris Swiss made n°HH1.371/2973820

Exceptional "H" watch in pink gold

Sold : 23 200 €

Jean Gabriel DOMERGUE 1889-1962


"Casino de Paris" 

Oil on canvas, signed.

Size : 65 cm x 54 cm

Sold : 25 740 €

André BRASILIER, born in 1929


"Au Fil de l'eau" ("Run of river")

Oil on canvas, signed.

Size : 72 cm x 100 cm

Sold : 47 700 €

Bernar VENET, born in 1941


"Deux lignes indéterminées" ("Two indefinite lines")

Stainless steel sculpture

Size : 38 cm x 48 cm x 38 cm

Sold : 52 710 €

Antoniucci VOLTI 1915-1989


"Femme accroupie" ("Crouched woman")

Signed bronze

Height : 38cm / Width : 57cm / Depth : 47cm

Sold : 43 925€

Bayadère necklace

Bayadère necklace in grey gold , Art Déco, totally set with diamonds (approx 30 carats) and emeralds ( approx 10 carats).

Sold : 26 000 €

Louis VUITTON

Champs-Elysées n°7511250, number of the locker 043239

Vuittonite wardrobe, stencil figures "A.V.S"

Size : 55 cm x 55 cm x 110 cm

Sold : 16 400 €

HERMES : "Birkin" handbag

Paris made in France

Handbag called "Birkin"

Size : 35cm

Made in porosus crocodile, blue jean color

Sold : 38 800 €

PORSCHE 993 BI-TURBO

PORSCHE 993 BI-TURBO (1195)

Sold : 146 400€

ZENITH : Rare gold pocket watch

Rare gold pocket watch also designed as hunter-case watch (French "savonnette"), in a double box decorated with enamel and diamonds of Zenith brand. According to the archives of Zenith, it is a state order delivered on March 04, 1920. It bears the initials of King Alexander of Yugoslavia topped with the royal crown set with diamonds.

The symbol of the six eagles with two heads on the two boxes represents the six republics forming the kingdom of Yugoslavia (Slovenia, Croatia, Bosnia-Herzegovinia, Montenegro, Serbia, Macedonia and Kosovo)

Gross weight : 89,6 grams

Sold : 37 500 €

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