Golden Splendour – Gold Jewellery from the Collection of Tuyet Nguyet and Stephen Markbreiter

Bidding Opens:

Bidding Opens:

Bidding Opens:

21 July 2021 • 10:00 HKT • Hong Kong

Golden Splendour – Gold Jewellery from the Collection of Tuyet Nguyet and Stephen Markbreiter

Golden Splendour – Gold Jewellery from the Collection of Tuyet Nguyet and Stephen Markbreiter

Golden Splendour – Gold Jewellery from the Collection of Tuyet Nguyet and Stephen Markbreiter

Bidding Opens:

Bidding Opens:

Bidding Opens:

21 July 2021 • 10:00 HKT • Hong Kong

Tuyet Nguyet (1934-2020) and Stephen Markbreiter (1921-2014) were passionate collectors of Asian Art, their comprehensive collection including a diverse range of arts from different cultures. Following the recent successful sales of gilt-bronze Buddhist metalwork, jade carvings, China trade paintings and snuff bottles, this online auction presents a remarkable assemblage of antique gold jewellery. Tuyet Nguyet passionately acquired her jewellery collection over a span of forty years, with the aim of collecting the finest examples from Java, Khmer, Burma, Vietnam and Tibet. The sale also features the most remarkable group of gold rings from the Angkor period, 9th century, their superb workmanship and sumptuousness indicating they were made for the royal court.


資深亞洲藝術藏家Tuyet Nguyet(1934-2020年,中文譯名雪月)及Stephen Markbreiter(1921-2014年)伉儷收藏廣博,涉獵多國文化精粹。最近舉行多個專場拍賣包括鎏金銅佛教造像、中國玉雕、外銷油畫及鼻煙壺收藏,成績斐然,本網上專場拍賣欣呈雪月藏古典珠寶金飾。雪月收藏古典金飾逾四十載,致力蒐集來自爪哇、高棉、緬甸、安南、西藏各地珍品。拍賣包括一組九世紀吳哥時期金戒指,當中精品匠心獨妙,雍容華麗,應為宮廷所作。


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Please note that as of August 1st 2020, Overhead Premium, a fee payable by all auction buyers in our global salesrooms and online sales, will be charged at 1% of the hammer price plus any applicable local taxes. It is an allocation of the overhead costs relating to our facilities, property handling and other administrative expenses. This fee and our Buyer’s Premium rates exclude local taxes and any applicable artist’s resale right.


從2020年8月1日起,蘇富比的全球拍賣及所有網上拍賣將加收營運附加費。本費用將按落槌價的1%及加上任何適用地方稅項收取;本費用將用於營運支出,以及維持在競爭激烈的藝術市場中,提供優質服務及豐富經驗所需的高昂成本。本費用與買家酬金不包括地方稅項及任何適用之藝術家轉售權費用。

Sale number

HK1095