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Tag: Marie Antoinette

  • Auction Result

    Four extraordinary chairs, ordered by the Comte d'Artois in 1778, more than triple their estimate

    A Louis XVI Royal Mobilier a Chassis Comprising a Pair of Armchairs and a Pair of Chairs by Georges Jacob et Jean-Baptiste Rode, Delivered to the Comte d’Artois circa 1778-1779. Gilt, patinated wood. Sold for €1 174 500 / $1 350 675 including premiums. PARIS.- On Wednesday 22nd July 2020, Artcurial’s Furniture…

    Four extraordinary chairs ordered by the Comte dArtois in 1778 more than triple their estimate
  • Auction Industry

    Extraordinary Napoleonic ephemera and Marie Antoinette’s lace collar features in Chorley’s July Sale

    Extraordinary Napoleonic ephemera and Marie Antoinette’s lace collar features in Chorley’s July Sale Auction: Wednesday 22 & Thursday 23 July 2020 Viewing dates: Sunday 19 July 10am - 4pm, Monday 20 July 9am - 4pm, Tuesday 21 July 9am - 4pm Chorley’s July sale sees an extraordinary and diverse offer, for historians to bibliophiles…

    Extraordinary Napoleonic ephemera and Marie Antoinette’s lace collar features in Chorley’s July Sale
  • Auction Result

    Marie-Antoinette's travel bag goes for royal ransom

    A travel bag belonging to the ill-fated French queen Marie-Antoinette sells for more than five times its estimate in an auction of royal memorabilia near her one-time home at the Palace of Versailles. © Courtesy of Maison Osenat. VERSAILLES(AFP).- A travel bag belonging to the ill-fated French queen Marie-Antoinette sold for…

    Marie-Antoinette's travel bag goes for royal ransom
  • Auction Preview

    The Elegant Home

    It is not widely known that animal carousels are rich sources of history. Vintage carousels crafted by artist Daniel C. Muller today appear in museums and private collections worldwide. A Native American lead carousel pony designed by Muller is particularly featured in the upcoming auction offered by Bonhams. Also presented…

    An Important Daniel C. Muller Carousel Native American Lead Pony