Auction house presentation




The auction house Beaussant Lefèvre, located in the heart of Drouot, founded in 1990, organizes prestigious public auctions in France and abroad.

Eric Beaussant and Pierre-Yves Lefevre, assisted by their experts, obtained in 2015, with 32 vacations,
proceeds of € 15,45 millions with fees, and on average, 88% of the lots offered sold


Annual affair Beaussant Lefèvre figures since 1998
 

2015

€ 387 500 for a painting by Fernand Léger (bought by Lise Beaudin-Daniel, remained in her descent)

2015

Souvenirs and furniture from the Longchamp racecourse (€ 171 500)

2015

Coins from the Guy Vermot collection (€ 370 332)

2015

€ 350 000 for a pearls necklace and € 327 500 for a gold, silver, diamonds and pearls brooch

2015

€ 275 000 for un oban tate-e by Toshusai Sharaku

2014

€ 387 500 and € 312 500 for pastels by Claude MONET
(Provenance: - Paul Durand-Ruel, remained in his descent).

2014

€ 1 625 000 : square nephrite seal, China, Qianlong period

2014

Conrad Kickert Collection and Studio : € 851 937

2014

Furniture or Fontaine L’Abbé Castel,
collections of Venetia Dowager Viscountess Winborne,
from the English estate of the Winborne Family : 618 118

2014

Paintings from the former Gabriel Thomas Collection : € 1 057 337

2013

Furniture and library of Daubeuf Castle in Normandy : € 963 065

2012

Ten modern paintings from the former collection
of Moïse Lévy de Benzion (1873-1943) : € 1,561,664

2012

"248 portraits guests of the Metternich Chancellor" : € 1,088,761

2012

Furniture of the Digoine Castle : € 3,120,888

2011

From the Le Véel collections : € 1,123,904

2011

Pierre-Marc Richard’s photographs collection : € 1,424,213

2010

Collection from a Parisian mansion : € 3,261,278

2010

Whole furniture of a mansion from Versailles : € 989,675

2009

The collection of works of the New School of Paris
of Jean and Gilberte Lescure : € 1,168,596

2009

Furniture of a Western castle of France € 594,148

2008

Collection of clothes and accessories having belonged
to Denise Poiret (wife of Paul Poiret) : € 738,222

2008

128 watercolors by Henri Rivière, directly from his estate : € 438,966

2007

Furniture of a Vendée castle : € 773,441

2007

Furniture of a castle in Auvergne : € 658,826

2006

Furniture of Chiffrevast Castle (Manche) : € 3,475,302

2006

Succession of Madeleine Thorel-Arbus : € 1,224,020

2006

Part of the furniture of Paul Cocteau at Champgault : € 1,425,000

2005

Three collections :
Sale of the entire furniture of a Parisian apartment : € 2,155,433
Sales of collections from the castle of Vaux le Vicomte : € 1,369,664
Sales of collection of Asian art made in the first part
of the twentieth century : € 2,027,770

2004

Five photographs of the family Lerolle by Edgar Degas : € 455,000

2003

Sale of four bronzes from the former collection
of Machault Arnouville, Minister of Louis XV : € 947,000.

2002

Sale of jewelery, dresses, paintings, furniture, depending on Succession of His Imperial Highness Princess Soraya Esfandiary Bakhtiary: € 6,592,482

1999

Geneva sale of the collection of jewelry, paintings, furniture and objects that belonged to Princess Marie Bonaparte and his daughter, HRH Princess Eugenie of Greece and Denmark (in association with Baron Ribeyre auction house) : € 1,880,000

1997

Sale of furniture from Italy Duino Castle belonging
to HSH Prince della Torre e Tasso : € 4.5 million
Collection of Impressionist paintings from the estate of
Mrs. Julien Rouart (in association with Ferri auction house) : € 10 million

Beaussant Lefèvre Auction house
Agrement 2002-108

32, rue Drouot
75009 Paris

Tel. 01 47 70 40 00
Fax. 01 47 70 62 40
E-Mail :
contact@beaussant-lefevre.com


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