More than 1 400 lots with estimates ranging from 100 EUR to over 1 million EUR will be featured. Check out Barnebys top picks, including a work by Pieter Brueghel d. J.'s which has an estimate of 1.2 million EUR.

19th May: Jewellery

blog.php-445 Art Déco bracelet of platinum and white gold with 418 diamonds in old-, brilliant- and 8/8-cut diamonds (total approx. 22.45 ct), 135 rubies (total approx. 7.50 ct) and 79 emeralds (total approx . 4.75), France 1925 Estimate: 15 000-20 000 EUR

20th May: Decorative Arts 

Around 800 objects will be going under the hammer, from antiques, silver, glass, porcelain, historical weapons and other rarities.

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Two important lathed walnut cans, one pot with figural handle (mermaid), H:. 93 and 90.5 cm, Southern Germany / Alpine 17th century Estimate: 60 000-80 000 EUR Two important lathed walnut cans, one pot with figural handle (mermaid), H:. 93 and 90.5 cm, Southern Germany / Alpine 17th century Estimate: 60 000-80 000 EUR

MEISSEN – Rare Hausmaler-grotesque teapot made of porcelain with enamel decoration and gilding, H: 15.3 cm, decor attributed to Anna Elisabeth Wald-Aufenwerth, 1726 Estimate: 50 000-80 000 EUR MEISSEN – Rare Hausmaler-grotesque teapot made of porcelain with enamel decoration and gilding, H: 15.3 cm, decor attributed to Anna Elisabeth Wald-Aufenwerth, 1726 Estimate: 50 000-80 000 EUR

DAVID ROENTGEN - Cylinder office, mahogany on birch and oak, decorations, ormolu and brass, 113.7 x 119.5 x 65 cm, Neuwied 1790 Estimate: 140 000-160 000 EUR DAVID ROENTGEN - Cylinder office, mahogany on birch and oak, decorations, ormolu and brass, 113.7 x 119.5 x 65 cm, Neuwied 1790 Estimate: 140 000-160 000 EUR

21st May: Old Masters

From the rural to the mythical, the Old Masters selection is a true wunderkammer. The most highest-estimated lot from across the auctions is Pieter Brueghel d. J.'s  The peasant wedding feast. The painting, attributed to later in the artist's life, depicts a farming community at an outdoor banquet. This masterpiece from the early 17th century is estimated at 1-1.2 million EUR.

PIETER BRUEGHEL THE YOUNGER (1564 Brussels-1637/38 Antwerpen) –The Peasant Wedding Feast, oil on wood, 41.5 x 58.9 cm, after 1616 Estimate: 1 million-1.2 million EUR PIETER BRUEGHEL THE YOUNGER (1564 Brussels-1637/38 Antwerpen) –The Peasant Wedding Feast, oil on wood, 41.5 x 58.9 cm, after 1616 Estimate: 1 million-1.2 million EUR

NICOLAS POUSSIN (Les Andelys 1594-1665 Rome) - Landscape with Apollo and Marsyas, oil on canvas, 73.5 x 90 cm, circa 1627 Estimate: 200 000-250 000 EUR NICOLAS POUSSIN (Les Andelys 1594-1665 Rome) - Landscape with Apollo and Marsyas, oil on canvas, 73.5 x 90 cm, circa 1627 Estimate: 200 000-250 000 EUR

JAN BRUEGHEL THE ELDER (1568 Brussels-1625 Antwerp) - Forest Landscape with Ramblers, oil on copper, 16.5 x 22.5 cm, 1600 Estimate: 200 000-250 000 EUR JAN BRUEGHEL THE ELDER (1568 Brussels-1625 Antwerp) - Forest Landscape with Ramblers, oil on copper, 16.5 x 22.5 cm, 1600 Estimate: 200 000-250 000 EUR

JANUARIUS ZICK (1730 Munich 1797 Ehrenbreitstein) - Two paintings: Alexander the Great and the Family of Darius and The Abstinence of Scipio, each 142 x 184 cm, signed, late 18th century Estimate: 100 000-120 000 EUR JANUARIUS ZICK (1730 Munich 1797 Ehrenbreitstein) - Two paintings: Alexander the Great and the Family of Darius and The Abstinence of Scipio, each 142 x 184 cm, signed, late 18th century Estimate: 100 000-120 000 EUR

21st May: 19th century paintings and drawings

FRIEDRICH NERLY (1807 Erfurt 1878 Venice) - Piazzetta di San Marco by Moonlight, oil on canvas, 64.5 x 88 cm, signed and dated 1849 Estimate: EUR 280 000-300 000 FRIEDRICH NERLY (1807 Erfurt 1878 Venice) - Piazzetta di San Marco by Moonlight, oil on canvas, 64.5 x 88 cm, signed and dated 1849 Estimate: EUR 280 000-300 000

CARL SPITZWEG (1808 Munich 1885 Munich) - Schoolchildren in a mountainous Landscape, oil on canvas, 32 x 23 cm, 1865 Estimate: 80 000-90 000 EUR CARL SPITZWEG (1808 Munich 1885 Munich) - Schoolchildren in a mountainous Landscape, oil on canvas, 32 x 23 cm, 1865 Estimate: 80 000-90 000 EUR

WILLEM KOEKKOEK (1839 Amsterdam 1895 Nieuwer-Amstel) – View of a Dutch Street in Summer, oil on canvas, 65 x 85 cm, signed Estimate: 70 000-80 000 EUR WILLEM KOEKKOEK (1839 Amsterdam 1895 Nieuwer-Amstel) – View of a Dutch Street in Summer, oil on canvas, 65 x 85 cm, signed Estimate: 70 000-80 000 EUR

WILHELM LEIBL (1844 Köln-1900 Würzburg) – Girl’s head - so-called Malresl, oil on wood, 27.7 x 24.1 cm, signed and dated 1897 Estimate: 40 000-60 000 EUR WILHELM LEIBL (1844 Köln-1900 Würzburg) – Girl’s head - so-called Malresl, oil on wood, 27.7 x 24.1 cm, signed and dated 1897 Estimate: 40 000-60 000 EUR

If all this has got you in the mood for bidding, check out Lempertz' full catalogue on Barnebys here.

 

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