Classic Art Auction 04/12/18 - 04/12/18

4 december 2018 at 2 pm

auction: 4/12/2018 2 pm
exhibition: 29/11 – 2/12/2018 10 am – 6 pm

Purchase orders at the latest 24h before the auction, by mail, fax or online catalogue. A request for a telephone bid (for lots higher than 1250 euro) by mail or fax, with copy of identity card and bank details.
Auction fee: 22% + resale right if applicable.

Full Catalogue (Drouot)

Catalogue in PDF

The classic art and antiques sale comprises a fine collection of art objects and paintings from the 19th century and older.

Some striking paintings are offered for sale, in particular a harem scene by Eugene Siberdt, for which a result of 5000-7000 € is expected, and a painting showing monkeys by Joseph Schippers (10.000-15.000 €). A large work by Eugène Verboeckhoven should produce a result of 12.000-15.000 €.

As for the furniture, a magnificent console from the 18th century, showing a faun riding a dolphin, goes on sale. For a 17th century tapestry from Oudenaarde, a result between 5000 and 8000 € is expected.

Moreover, a large collection of 19th century paintings is included in this sale, by Jan Michiel Ruyten, Louis Verboeckhoven, David Col, Herman Ten Kate and Johann Bernard Klombeck among others. A lovely canvas by Charles Boom is estimated 5000-7000 €.

A large silver tablepiece or ‘surtout de table’ signed by master silversmith R. Chaumet stands out between the art objects. For this fantastic 19th century piece in Louis XVI style a result of 14.000-18.000 € is to be expected.

Clock Empire

Console 18th century

Charles Boom

W. Van Riet