Auction Preview: Oriental Carpets, Textiles and Tapestries at Dorotheum, Vienna, Mar 14
What: Oriental Carpets, Textiles and TapestriesWhere: Dorotheum, Dorotheergasse 17, 1010 Wien, AustriaWhen: When: March 14, 2018 at 05.00 pmPublic viewing: March 7, March 8, March 9, March 10, March 11, March 12, March 13 & March 14Top lots of the sale:- Zoran Antonio Music (Gorizia 1909-2005 Venice): Censimento appenninico (Apennine Census). Signed and dated Music 69, verso titled and dated 1969. Oil on canvas. Size 73 x 92 cm, framed. Estimate: EUR 34,000 to 44,000 ($ 42,000 - $ 54,500)- Herbert Brandl & Blihal (Fritz Grohs) (born in Graz in 1959) & (Steyr 1955-2000 Berlin): Untitled, (2 parts), one section monogrammed on the reverse and dated HB 84/85 and inscribed 8 Blihal 4, as well as RI and LII, oil on canvas, each 180 x 145 cm. Overall dimensions 180 x 290 cm, on a stretcher. Estimate: EUR 20,000 to 30,000 ($ 25,000 - $ 37,000)- Attributed to Peter Boel (Antwerp 1622-1674 Paris): A hunting still life with a dog watching the kill, inscribed lower right: Jan Fyt. Oil on canvas. Size 170 x 242 cm, framed. Estimate: EUR 15,000 to 20,000 ($ 18,500 - $ 25,000)- Dieter & Björn Roth (Hanover 1930-1998 Basel / born in Reykjavik in 1961): “Gemischter Köder”, verso titled, signed and dated Dieter Roth Vienna 1988/89 (with Björn Roth). Oil, acrylic and lacquer on cotton. Size 160 x 121 cm, on a stretcher. Estimate: EUR 14,000 to 18,000 ($ 17,500 - $ 22,500)- Oswald Oberhuber (born in Meran in 1931): Untitled, signed, dated Oberhuber 1951. Oil, lacquer on burlap. Size 160 x 120 cm, framed. Estimate: EUR 12,000 to 18,000 ($ 15,000 - $ 22,500)- A set of six chairs mod. Flute, Aldo Tura, Italy 1950s/1980s. Four-legged wooden frame, the seat shell covered with goatskin dyed in different colours, matted lacquer coating, the legs covered with gold leaf. Size of each chair: height c. 84 cm, width c. 47 cm, depth c. 53 cm, height of seat c. 48 cm. Estimate: EUR 10,000 to 15,000 ($ 12,500 - $ 18,500)- Erró (Gudmundur Gudmundsson) (born in Olafsvik/Iceland in 1932 – has lived and worked in Paris since 1958): The last supper, verso titled, signed and dated Erró 2001 - 2002. Oil on canvas. Size 150 x 100 cm, framed. Estimate: EUR 10,000 to 16,000 ($ 12,500 - $ 20,00)- A “How High the Moon” armchair from the preproduction series, designed by Shiro Kuramata, 1986, for Vitra AG, Basel, meshwork. Size height c. 72 cm, width c. 95 cm, depth c. 81.5 cm, height of seat c. 36 cm. Estimate: EUR 10,000 to 24,000 ($ 12,500 - $ 29,500)- A pair of console tables, English Neoclassicism, late 19th/early 20th century, semi-circular gilt frames decorated with gesso, mahogany veneered top with Maplewood marquetry. Each Size 85 x 132 x 58 cm, signs of age. Estimate: EUR 9,000 to 12,000 ($ 11,500 - $ 15,000)- A cabinet, first half of the 20th century, executed by Friedrich Otto Schmidt, Vienna. Four-legged double-door wood frame, brass fittings and openwork key. The front with two doors painted with an exotic landscape with palms and two figures. Inscribed on the reverse with brand mark. Size Height c. 161 cm, width c. 75 cm, depth c. 41 cm. Estimate: EUR 8,000 to 15,000 ($ 9,900 - $ 18,500)- A large wardrobe mod. Renzi Reale, Aldo Tura, Italy 1980s. Four-legged, three-door wooden frame, covered with parchment, lacquered, with shelves. Dimensions: height c. 160 cm, width c. 170 cm, depth c. 40 cm. Estimate: EUR 8,000 to 14,000 ($ 9,900 - $ 17,500)- Two consoles / console tables, Aldo Tura. Four-legged, upright rectangular wooden frame, covered with mocha-coloured parchment, lacquered. Dimensions of each console table: height c. 115 cm, width c. 45 cm, depth c. 28 cm. Estimate: EUR 8,000 to 15,000 ($ 9,900 - $ 18,500)- A rare skid-base sofa / lounge sofa, designed by Arnold Bode, c. 1950, for Federholz-Gesellschaft OHG, Kassel / Germany, chromium plated flat steel, upholstered and covered with blue shaggy suede. Size Height c. 72 cm, width c. 195 cm, depth c. 75 cm, height of seat c. 40 cm. Estimate: EUR 8,000 to 10,000 ($ 9,900 - $ 12,500)- A console and wall mirror, Maison Jansen, France c. 1960 / 1965. Classic pared-down structure made of metal, brass and mirror glass. Dimensions of the console: height c. 82 cm, width c. 130 cm, depth c. 35 cm; dimensions of the mirror c. 76 cm x 70 cm. Estimate: EUR 8,000 to 13,000 ($ 9,900 - $ 16,000)- A chandelier / ceiling lamp. Designed by Oswald Haerdtl, for J. & L. Lobmeyr, Vienna c. 1939. Classic pared-down structure made of nickel plated metal, polished globular glass shades, facetted crystal glass bowls and pendants. Size Height c. 100 cm, diameter c. 90 cm. Estimate: EUR 8,000 to 12,000 ($ 9,900 - $ 15,000)For details, visit: https://www.dorotheum.com/en.htmlClick on the slideshow for the highlights of the sale.