6 March 2008
AN ANGLO-CHINESE AMBOYNA AND EBONY PEDESTAL SIDEBOARD
With a foliate-carved back above a panelled frieze with a central fall-front, flanked to either side by a stepped pedestal fitted with a door and hinged top, the reverse with a paper label inscribed in ink 'Mrs. Roland, Rosee, Whitstable, Kent'
49 in. (124.5 cm.) high; 92 in. (233.5 cm.) wide; 23¾ in. (61.5 cm.) deep
Mrs Roland, Rosee, Whitstable, Kent (according to label on reverse).
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
The George Michael Collection sells for more than £11.3 million — including £9,264,000 from the Evening Auction in London — with all proceeds going to philanthropic causes
Highlights from the Brooklyn-born philanthropists’ collection of Asian art — coming to Christie’s New York in 2019
The artist invites us into the Cotswolds manor house where his own works sit alongside others by his father, the revered sculptor Lynn Chadwick
Paul Smith, Karina Duebner, Wolfgang Ruf, Martin Kamer and Iris Apfel present their most cherished wearable treasures
‘There should be something that will connect with everyone,’ says specialist James Baskerville of an online sale of more than 40 of Howard Hodgkin’s later prints
A look at seven artists whose reputations and markets are on the rise — featuring works offered in our First Open | Online auction, 4-11 April