London, South Kensington
13 February 2001
FOUR GERMAN FIGURAL ORNAMENTS
MARK OF NERESHEIMER, HANAU, ALSO WITH ENGLISH IMPORT MARKS FOR SPONSOR IS, 1927
each realistically modelled as a figure standing on an octagonal base with ivory or composition faces, further supported on a conforming ebonised stand comprising: a Gentleman in armour holding a shield and sword; another man in armour; a Knight in Armour; and a Lady in period costume - height 29.2cm(11 1/2in) and smaller,59.5oz gross.
See Illustration (4)
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.
As Christie’s offers 178 works from his personal collection, the illustrator of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory offers us a glimpse of his creative process
Christie’s is auctioning some of Thomas Chippendale's most iconic designs, 300 years since the birth of Britain’s most famous furniture maker