London, South Kensington
20 September 2005
A GEORGE III SILVER CAKE BASKET
MARK OF JOHN EMES, LONDON, 1805
Of oval section with a reeded border, the rim engraved with palmette and leaf motifs, supported on a conforming foot and with an overhead reeded handle - 14 5/8in. (37.2cm.) long, 28oz.
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 17.5% will be added to the buyer's premium, which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
Post-War and Contemporary Art specialist Hala Khayat discusses the emerging trends and most sought-after artists in Middle Eastern art
On 6 and 7 of December Christie’s will offer almost 400 lots from a collection that includes works by Hals, Van Dyck, Leyster, Snyders and Jan Brueghel the Elder