Lot 5154

An ivory bracelet with a miniature carving of a hunting scene, workshop of Ernst Kehrer, Erbach, circa 1840/50

Works of Art, Asian Art | O91kua | Online auction | 867 Lots

Starting Price € 640

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Description

Ivory with a slight age patina. The bracelet comprising five pieces, the segments connected with elastic bands. Finely carved with a hunting scene depicting deer between trees. Overall in excellent condition, the leg of one stag damaged. Maximum width 4 cm, diameter approx. 6 cm.
Typical Erbach carving, which shows close links to the famous hunting brooches made by Ernst Kehrer (1816-76), who is today regarded as one of the finest ivory carvers of the 19th century.

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General Information

The auction starts on Monday, Jan. 31, 2022 at 10 am (CET). Lot no. 5001 - 5868. The pre-sale view will take place from 26 - 29 Jan. 2022 in our auction rooms at Bretonischer Ring 3 in 85630 Grasbrunn / Munich from 11 am to 5 pm (CET).