Sunday September 27, 2020

Auction results

Chinese cracker fetches €250,000.

3rd August, 2014
Lefevre's History of Troy: translation sold for €1.3 million.

Sheppard’s had yet another of its sensational Chinese moments last month, when a cloisonne guang (a vessel used to pour ritual wine) with an estimate of €20,000-€30,000 sold for €250,000.

A 1920s André Derain nude made €120,000 (€150,000-€200,000), and after furious bidding by 15 individuals with €50,000 to spend on a bauble, a 6.54 carat diamond and platinum ring with an estimate of €30,000-€50,000 fetched €87,000. An exquisite 15th century altar...

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