It is our pleasure to present to you the catalogue of our live Auction 218, dedicated to Antiquities and Works of Art, Old Books, Modern and Contemporary Art: a special sale, with a single session, covering a wide range of pieces of particular quality, rarity and antiquity.
Cover: “Duck head” umbrella knob, carved rock crystal, green enamel neck en guilloche with engraved gold rims, sapphire eyes, Russian, 20th C. (early), warranty mark and maker's mark of Henrik Wigström (1862-1923), one of the most important master goldsmiths of the Fabergé workshop, having been Master of works between 1903 and 1917 (lot 329).
Painting and Sculpture
CHINESE EXPORT PORCELAIN
RARE BOOKS – LOTS 225 to 272
SILVERWARE AND JEWELRY – Lots 307 to 344
Private collection of several pieces of jewelery including the one that illustrates the cover; and also:
Hoping to have the pleasure of receiving you soon, in person or virtually, with our best wishes,
Pedro Maria de Alvim Miguel Cabral de Moncada