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Autumn Auctions 2019

Blaue Morphofalter unter Glassturz 

Morpho peleides under glass cover.
Preserved specimens: Morpho menelaus alexandrovna; wood; glass. 49 × 30 × 19 cm. (19 ¼ × 11 ¾ × 7 ½ in.)

Auction 312Thursday, 28 November 2019
03:00 PM

EUR 800 – 1.200
USD 879 – 1,320

Sold for:
5,250 EUR (incl. premium)

Anatomisches Modell eines Pferdekopfes 

Anatomical model of a horse's head.
papier mâché, colourfully painted; wood. 58 × 49 × 23 cm. (22 ⅞ × 19 ¼ × 9 in.)

Auction 312Thursday, 28 November 2019
03:00 PM

EUR 2.000 – 3.000
USD 2,200 – 3,300

Sold for:
6,250 EUR (incl. premium)

Südamerikanische Tropenvögel unter Glassturz 

Taxidermy South American tropical birds under glass cover.
Preserved specimen: Guianan cock of the rock (Rupicola rupicola), green broadbill (Calyptomena viridis), king fisher (Alcedo atthis), black-and-red broadbill (Cymbirhynchus macrorhynchos), blue-throated barbet (Psilopogon asiaticus), fairy bluebird (Irena puella), hummingbirds (Trochilidae), more birds; wood; glass; moss; shells; stones; artificial flowers; textile. 63 × 40 × 23 cm. (24 ¾ × 15 ¾ × 9 in.)

Addendum/ErratumAccompanied by a certificate by Drs. J.W. Van den Berg, Registered Valuer for Art and Antiquities, Utrecht, dated 25 October 2019, which confirms that all preserved specimens were produced before 1947 and therefore do not fall under the species protection legislation.

Auction 312Thursday, 28 November 2019
03:00 PM

EUR 5.000 – 7.000
USD 5,490 – 7,690

Sold for:
6,250 EUR (incl. premium)

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