15 - 16 January 2008
This lot is offered without a reserve
A WALNUT MINIATURE THREE-DRAWER CHEST,
PROBABLY AMERICAN, 20TH CENTURY
together with a blue and white porcelain platter, the back marked 'Wistow Hall/Leicestershire/Riley', raised on an associated ebonized stand; also together with a bronze skillet, the handle cast 'T.P.B. Water III'
The chest 11¼in. (29.5cm.) high, 11½in. (29cm.) wide, 5½in. (14cm.) deep; the platter 23in. (58.5cm.) high, 19in. (48cm.) wide, 15¼in. (39cm.) deep; the skillet 6in. (15cm.) high, 15in. (38cm.) long (3)
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
This lot is offered without reserve.
Pop art was not an all-American phenomenon — the UK, in fact, was where it started. Illustrated with works from our Modern British Art sales in June
Historian, dealer, author and curator Harrice Simons Miller offers an introduction to the collecting costume, couture, fashion jewellery
Can artificial intelligence really create art? For the first time, Christie’s offers a painting created by an algorithm