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GERHARD RICHTER (1932) CAGE f.ff. 2015 | Original print | 90 x 90 cm | 363rd Sale "Contemporary Art" on 26 November 2015 | Estimate: each € 70.000 - 100.000

CARL VON MARR (1858-1936) "Der sinkende Tag" | Oil on Canvas | 240 x 189cm | 361st Sale "Fine Art" on 13 November 2015 | Result: € 51.200 | Europ. Auction Record for this Artist



LACQUE BURGAUTÉ Set of nine small plates | China | Qing dynasty | 18th/19th c.  | 366th Sale "Asian Art" on 3 December 2015 | Estimate: € 15.000 - 20.000

SEVEN PIECES FROM THE SWAN SERVICE Meissen | 1737-1738 | Porcelain | 362nd Sale "European Applied Arts" on 14 November 2015 | Result in total: € 174.720

CORAL-DIAMOND-SET Germany | Ca. 1997 | Necklace and ear clips | Hülse Jeweller's | 360th Sale "Jewellery and Watches" on 12 November 2015 | Result: € 20.480

WILLI BAUMEISTER (1989-1955) Tableau Africain | 1942 | Mixed media on beaverboard | 45 x 53cm | 363rd Sale "Modern Art" on 26 November 2015 | Estimate: € 120.000 - 160.000

NETSUKE From an old German pre-war collection | Japan | Edo dynasty | 18th/19th c.  | 366th Sale "Asian Art" on 3 December 2015

OTTO GRASHOF (1812-1876) Brazilian Landscape near Rio de Janeiro | Oil on canvas | 66 x 100cm | 361st Sale "Fine Art" on 13 November 2015 | Estimate: € 121.600 | Int. Auction Record for this Artist

SIX DESSERT-SETS Berlin 1905 | Workshop Sy & Wagner gold plated silver 1515 | 362nd Sale "European Applied Arts" on 14 November 2015 | Estimate: € 15.000 - 20,000

BUDDHA MUCHALINDA Stone | Khmer, Angkor, Bayon-Style | 11./12. century | 366th Sale "Asian Art" on 3 December 2015 | Estimate: € 50.000 - 60.000

HISTORIC CLASSICISM MULTIPURPOSE TABLE Workshop David Roentgen | Neuwied ca. 1785-90 | polished mahogany  | 362nd Sale "European Applied Arts" on 14 November 2015 | Result: € 70,400

COLLLECTION DIETER BORETIUS HAMBURG Faiences from the area of the Baltic Sea | 362nd Sale "European Applied Arts" on 14 November 2015

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