Barnebys have picked our favorite 12 lots of the sale, if you're in Cologne, don't miss out, be sure to check out the previews at the Neumarkt on November 16 and 17.
November 18 - Jewelry, Boxes and Portrait Miniatures

Belle Époque necklace in rhodium-plated yellow gold, with 265 diamonds (approx. 25 ct), circa 1890-1900Estimate: $21 500-27 000 Belle Époque necklace in rhodium-plated yellow gold, with 265 diamonds (approx. 25 ct), circa 1890-1900
Estimate: $21 500-27 000

The jewelry selection of the sale features pieces dating back over 3 000 years: from Ancient Egyptian scarabs to Art nouveau pieces. These two examples date from around 1900, when the floral and filigree designs of Art Nouveau were king. The middle part of this necklace is in the shape of a laurel wreath and could be worn as a tiara. It is adorned with diamonds which total around 25ct, including a 1.25ct diamond in the center of the piece.

https://www.barnebys.de/re/out/434175155 Art nouveau pendant in yellow gold with convex blue-green iridescent mother-of-pearl, h: 7.4 cm, monogrammed, Paris around 1900Estimate: $4 300-7 500 Art nouveau pendant in yellow gold with convex blue-green iridescent mother-of-pearl, h: 7.4 cm, monogrammed, Paris around 1900
Estimate: $4 300-7 500

This vibrant piece looks to the ocean for natural influences, crafted into the form of a seahorse and sea vegetation.

November 18 - Decorative Arts

Important Louis XIV commode, tortoiseshell, engraved brass and ebony on softwood and oak, gilt chiselled bronze and punctured brass fittings, 81x133x65,5 cm, Nicolas Sageot, Paris, c.1710Estimate: $64 000-86 000 Important Louis XIV commode, tortoiseshell, engraved brass and ebony on softwood and oak, gilt chiselled bronze and punctured brass fittings, 81x133x65,5 cm, Nicolas Sageot, Paris, c.1710
Estimate: $64 000-86 000

This rather regal courtly chest of drawers was made by the talented hands of Parisian cabinetmaker Nicolas Sageot (1666-1731). Sageot's work is best known for its elaborate marquetry, which, at the time, had been introducing by Charles André Boulle.

FABERGÉ - Extensive silver cutlery, partly gilded, in matching case, 197 parts, Moscow, Peter Carl Fabergé 1896 - 1908Estimate: 80 800-97 000 Large Gdansk lid tureen with présentoir, silver, embossed and poured, inside gilded, Gdansk, Christian von Hausen, c. 1760 - 64 Estimate: $43 000-54 000

Lempertz' "Silver Cabinet" features a terrine with a lid and a matching présentoir of the silversmith Christian von Hausen from Gdansk. Both the terrine and the tray are decorated with acanthus leaves, wine leaves and grapes.

FABERGÉ - Extensive silver cutlery, partly gilded, in matching case, 197 parts, Moscow, Peter Carl Fabergé 1896 - 1908 Estimate:$80 800-97 000 FABERGÉ - Extensive silver cutlery, partly gilded, in matching case, 197 parts, Moscow, Peter Carl Fabergé 1896 - 1908
Estimate:$80 800-97 000

Peter Carl Fabergé is still regarded today as one of the finest jewelers and silversmiths in history. This silver cutlery set from the Moscow Fabergé house with a matching case has the monogram ''HZ'' engraved on the handles.

November 19 - Old Masters

JAN BRUEGHEL the Elder (1568 Brussels - 1625 Antwerp) - Wide landscape with windmills, oil on copper, 16x26 cm, signedEstimate: $280 000-323 000 JAN BRUEGHEL the Elder (1568 Brussels - 1625 Antwerp) - Wide landscape with windmills, oil on copper, 16x26 cm, signed
Estimate: $280 000-323 000

This work by Jan Brueghel the Elder features post mills, which were first introduced in the 12th century in the north of France and Belgium, the home of Jan Brueghel.

JAN VAN DER HEYDEN (1637 Gorinchem - 1712 Amsterdam) - View of a small town, oil on wood, 25x34 cmEstimate: $194 000-215 000 JAN VAN DER HEYDEN (1637 Gorinchem - 1712 Amsterdam) - View of a small town, oil on wood, 25x34 cm
Estimate: $194 000-215 000

Dutch painter Jan van der Heyden was one of the first painters to capture cityscapes and was one of the most important representatives of this genre.

JUAN DE FLANDES (circa 1460 Flanders - 1519 Palencia / Spain) - The Virgin and Child, oil on wood, 43.5 x 33 cmEstimate:$129 000-150 700 JUAN DE FLANDES (circa 1460 Flanders - 1519 Palencia / Spain) - The Virgin and Child, oil on wood, 43.5 x 33 cm
Estimate:$129 000-150 700

This portrait of the Virgin and Child is attributed to the Dutch painter Juan de Flandes. The name of the artist behind the work, who is believed to have worked as a court painter for Isabella of Castile of Spain, is not known.

FLORIS VAN SCHOOTEN (circa 1590 - after 1655 Haarlem) - Still life with sweetmeat, bread, nuts and vessels, oil on wood, 51 x 83.5 cm, monogrammedEstimae: $107 600-129 000 FLORIS VAN SCHOOTEN (circa 1590 - after 1655 Haarlem) - Still life with sweetmeat, bread, nuts and vessels, oil on wood, 51 x 83.5 cm, monogrammed
Estimate: $107 600-129 000

This still life of a lavish spread by Floris van Schooten is an example of a Banketje. These were a type of Dutch still life from the 17th century in which the artist would reduce the color to basic tones. These painting originated primarily in the North Dutch city of Haarlem and Van Schooten was one of the foremost artists of the genre.

November 19 - 19th century Paintings and Drawings

LUDWIG RICHTER (1803 Dresden - 1884 Dresden) - View of Bajae in the Gulf of Naples, oil on canvas, 34x43.4 cm, signed and dated, 1830Estimate: $258 000-280 000 LUDWIG RICHTER (1803 Dresden - 1884 Dresden) - View of Bajae in the Gulf of Naples, oil on canvas, 34x43.4 cm, signed and dated, 1830
Estimate: $258 000-280 000

This serene seascape is Saxon artist Ludwig Richter's interpretation of Naples' coast. Richter created the piece in 1830, after he had visited the coast of Naples with a group of young artists.

JEAN BAPTISTE CAMILLE COROT (1796 Paris - 1875 ebenda) - Summer landscape with a path and lake, oil on canvas, 47.5 x 62 cm, signedEstimate: $161 500-194 000 JEAN BAPTISTE CAMILLE COROT (1796 Paris - 1875 ebenda) - Summer landscape with a path and lake, oil on canvas, 47.5 x 62 cm, signed
Estimate: $161 500-194 000

Corot's forest scene plays with the balance of light and dark to create atmospheric piece in which the viewer questions what time of day or season he is depicting, a characteristic of Corot's late work.

FRIEDRICH NERLY (1807 Erfurt - 1878 Venice) - Winter on the Grand Canal with Santa Maria della Salute, oil on canvas, 65 x 103 cm, signedEstimate:$194 000-237 000 FRIEDRICH NERLY (1807 Erfurt - 1878 Venice) - Winter on the Grand Canal with Santa Maria della Salute, oil on canvas, 65 x 103 cm, signed
Estimate:$194 000-237 000

Friedrich Nerly, born in Erfurt, lived in Venice since 1837 and devoted his life's work to capturing the city. This painting portrays the morning sun on an icy, winter's day in Venice. Experts conclude that the piece is dated after 1854, as the piece is painted from the view of the Accademia Bridge, which had been completed that year.
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