The First Art Newspaper on the Net   Established in 1996 United States Monday, September 24, 2018


Stunning Fabergé Bracelet Belonging to the Nobel Family Highlights Russian Sale at Bonhams
Created by senior Fabergé workmaster August Holmström circa 1900, the flexible bracelet is composed of twelve diamond-set sections, mounted with brilliant-cut diamonds. Photo: Bonhams.


LONDON.- A stunning diamond Fabergé bracelet is one of the highlights of the Russian Sale, taking place at Bonhams on 8th June at New Bond Street. The bracelet is estimated to sell for £70,000 – 100,000.

Created by senior Fabergé workmaster August Holmström circa 1900, the flexible bracelet is composed of twelve diamond-set sections, mounted with brilliant-cut diamonds. It was bought by the renowned Nobel family, who founded the Nobel Peace Prize, directly from Wartski and has been in the family ever since.

Other Fabergé works of art include a selection of clocks, frames, parasol handles and carved animals. A rare, shaded enamel and silver-gilt kovsh by the Fabergé workmaster Feodor Rückert is estimated to sell for £18,000 – 25,000 and a silver-gilt and shaded enamel salt throne with richly stylised floral motifs also by Rückert is estimated to sell for £30,000 – 40,000.

A superb selection of 19th and early 20th century paintings will also be offered in the sale. A painting entitled “View of the Kremlin from the Moskvoretsky Bridge” by Petr Petrovich Vereshchagin, who is considered one of the most prestigious Russian landscape painters, is estimated to sell for £200,000 – 300,000. A painting by Abram Efimovich Arkhipov circa 1910 entitled “Murom” is also estimated to sell for £200,000 – 300,000. Other artists represented in the sale include Konstantin Makovsky, Philip Maliavin, Ivan Aivazaovsky and Boris Grigoriev.

The Russian Sale will also offer works from the private collection of Louis Shapiro, an American patron of the arts and prolific collector of modern art from the early 1900s to his death in 1947. His collection was particularly orientated towards works by artists from Eastern and Central Europe, Russia and the Ukraine such as David Burliuk and Abraham Walkowitz, who are both represented.





Today's News

May 17, 2011

Museum of Fine Arts in Bilbao Celebrates Roberto Matta's Centennial with Exhibition

Wife Of Detained Chinese Artist Ai Weiwei Finds Him Tense, Conflicted and in Good Health

Richard Scrushy Collection Sells at Freeman's Modern & Contemporary Art Auction

Decades-Long Dispute Over Ownership of Holy Text Archive Leads Russia To Nix Art Loans

Wide Range of Latin American Painting and Sculpture at Sotheby's Sale on May 25 & 26

Kerry James Marshall's Painting Great America Acquired by National Gallery of Art

Rare Photographs of Warhol and Robert Indiana to Be Exhibited at San Francisco Fine Art Fair

Christie's Chinese Imperial Ceramics & Works of Art Sales Valued at Close to HK$1 Billion

Camera Work Gallery in Berlin Presents Comprehensive Insight into Herb Ritts' Photography

Exhibition of James Castle's Isolated World Opens at Museo Reina Sofia in Madrid

Sascha Weidner Celebrates the Beauty of the Perfect Moment at C/O Berlin Gallery

Exhibition of Eco-Friendly and Modular Furniture at Industry Gallery in Washington

Sotheby's Sale to Be Hghlighted by Maqbool Fida Husain and Sayed Haider

Smithsonian Studies Landslides: How Rainfall Dried Up Panama's Drinking Water

Jeremy Hunt Visits Watts Gallery Following Restoration

New Public Artwork Predicts the Death of the World's Richest Billionaires

Frieze Art Fair 2011: The Emdash Award Winner Announced

Allosaurus, Stegosaurus, Triceratops, Prehistoric Megaladon Shark Jaws at Heritage Auctions

Drawing (on) Riverside by Patricia Cain at Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum

Sotheby's New York to Sell Rare and Deeply Personal Marc Chagall Sketchbook

Butler Museum Acquires 1892 American Genre Painting by James Longacre Wood

One of the World's Rarest, Most Legendary Motorcycles Comes to Auction at Bonhams

Stunning Fabergé Bracelet Belonging to the Nobel Family Highlights Russian Sale at Bonhams

Europa Nostra Urges the Romanian Government to Save Rosia Montana Area

F.P. Journe & Christie's Jointly Present the First Centigraphe Sport Timepiece at Auction

Sotheby's Geneva Sale of Important Watches Brings $8,753,568

The Knoxville Museum of Art Presents Anne Wilson: Local Industry

Appalachian Museum Celebrates Joys of Hiking

Istanbul Foundation for Culture and Arts Announces 12th Istanbul Biennial

Most Popular Last Seven Days



1.- New photographic book explores the provocative works of Rodin, Schiele and Picasso

2.- Spanish sculptures get kitschy colours in another botched restoration

3.- Van Gogh was murdered claims new film at Venice

4.- Raging fire tears through Rio de Janeiro's treasured National Museum

5.- Musée national Picasso-Paris opens exhibition of masterpieces by Pablo Picasso

6.- National Gallery of Art opens major exhibition of Corot's paintings of women

7.- RYAN LEE opens Indigenous Woman, a solo exhibition by Martine Gutierrez

8.- Flowers Gallery appoints new Gallery Director Jennifer Francis to lead global operations

9.- Bavarian authorities return priceless eighth century gold Sican mask to Peru

10.- Detroit Institute of Arts receives monumental Ursula von Rydingsvard sculpture



Museums, Exhibits, Artists, Milestones, Digital Art, Architecture, Photography,
Photographers, Special Photos, Special Reports, Featured Stories, Auctions, Art Fairs,
Anecdotes, Art Quiz, Education, Mythology, 3D Images, Last Week, .

 

Founder:
Ignacio Villarreal
Editor & Publisher:Jose Villarreal - Consultant: Ignacio Villarreal Jr.
Art Director: Juan José Sepúlveda Ramírez


Royalville Communications, Inc
produces:

ignaciovillarreal.org avemariasound.org juncodelavega.com facundocabral-elfinal.org
Founder's Site. The most varied versions
of this beautiful prayer.
Hommage
to a Mexican poet.
Hommage
       

The First Art Newspaper on the Net. The Best Versions Of Ave Maria Song Junco de la Vega Site Ignacio Villarreal Site
Tell a Friend
Dear User, please complete the form below in order to recommend the Artdaily newsletter to someone you know.
Please complete all fields marked *.
Sending Mail
Sending Successful