South Kensington Results: Christie's Interiors, 27 & 28 January 2015

Christie’s interiors

South Kensington, 27 and 28 January 2015, Sale 10635/10636

 [All sold prices include buyer’s premium]

 

444 lots sold

Total: £1,028,838/$1,551,488/€1,376,585

66% sold by lot

671 lots offered

Tuesday, 27 January 2015 (Lots 1 -384) $1.508 = £1 / €1.338 = £1

Wednesday, 28 January 2015 (Lots 501 - 808) $1.517 = £1 / €1.333 = £1

77% sold by value

 

Lot  

Description

Estimate (£)

Price Realised

Buyer

700

A large Japanese cloisonné enamel charger, Meiji period (1868-1912)

2,000-3,000

£30,000

$45,510

€39,990

UK Trade

587

A pair of Chinese spinach, aubergine and cream-glazed hares, 17th century

3,000-5,000

£14,375

$21,807

€19,162

UK Private

539

A Chinese silver bowl, 19th century

600-1,000

£13,750

$20,859

€18,329

Asian Private

             

Next Sale: Christie’s Interiors – Style & Spirit, Tuesday 17 February 2015, South Kensington 

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Estimates do not include buyer’s premium. Sales totals are hammer price plus buyer’s premium and do not reflect costs, financing fees or application of buyer’s or seller’s credits.

 

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