London, South Kensington
3 May 2001
A South-East Asian bronze model of a lion
18th Century and later
cast standing wearing chain with attached bell around the neck, the mouth open revealing its tongue and teeth, with elaborately curled hair -- 11in. (28cm.) long; a Burmese bronze weight, with a bird seated on a hexagonal base -- 3½in. (9cm.) high; and a bronze mask, with ferocious expression and mouth open, wearing elaborate headdress -- 5 5/8in. (14.3cm.) high, (old wear).
See Illustration for one. (2)
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.
The Belgian collector, antiques dealer and designer outlines what the art and objects in his library mean to him
The founder of the 1-54 art fair on giving African artists international visibility, growing up with an artist father, and building her own collection