500 Years: Important Decorative Arts Europe

Christie's
9 December 2010, London, King Street

Date of the auction: 09.12.2010

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A SWEDISH PORPHYRY ('BLYBERG') TAZZA

A SWEDISH PORPHYRY ('BLYBERG') TAZZA
EARLY 19TH CENTURY
A SWEDISH PORPHYRY ('BLYBERG') TAZZA EARLY 19TH CENTURY The moulded rim above a circular tapering dish, on a waisted socle and square stepped base 9 in. (22.5 cm.) high; 12¼ in. (31 cm.) diameter

Lot #: 201

Estimate: £5,000 - £8,000

Date: 9 Dec 2010

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A PAIR OF RUSSIAN ORMOLU-MOUNTED CUT-GLASS VASES

A PAIR OF RUSSIAN ORMOLU-MOUNTED CUT-GLASS VASES
IMPERIAL GLASS FACTORY, THE MOUNTS POSSIBLY BY PIERRE-PHILIPPE THOMIRE, CIRCA 1810-1820
A PAIR OF RUSSIAN ORMOLU-MOUNTED CUT-GLASS VASES IMPERIAL GLASS FACTORY, THE MOUNTS POSSIBLY BY PIERRE-PHILIPPE THOMIRE, CIRCA 1810-1820 Each with a facet-cut body

Lot #: 202

Estimate: £15,000 - £25,000

Date: 9 Dec 2010

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A RUSSIAN ORMOLU AND PURPLE CUT-GLASS BOWL

A RUSSIAN ORMOLU AND PURPLE CUT-GLASS BOWL
EARLY 19TH CENTURY
A RUSSIAN ORMOLU AND PURPLE CUT-GLASS BOWL EARLY 19TH CENTURY The facetted oval dish with tooled rim and base above shell-headed paw feet 5¼ in. (16.5 cm.) high; 12 in. (30.5 cm.) wide; 8¼ in. (21 cm.) deep

Lot #: 203

Estimate: £5,000 - £8,000

Date: 9 Dec 2010

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A FRENCH LARGE WHITE MARBLE AND ORMOLU STRIKING MANTEL CLOCK...

A FRENCH LARGE WHITE MARBLE AND ORMOLU STRIKING MANTEL CLOCK
THE CASE BY JEAN BEURDELEY, PARIS. THE MOVEMENT BY FERDINAND BERTHOUD, PARIS. CIRCA 1860
A FRENCH LARGE WHITE MARBLE AND ORMOLU STRIKING MANTEL CLOCK THE CASE BY JEAN BEURDELEY, PARIS. THE MOVEMENT BY FERDINAND BERTHOUD, PARIS. CIRCA 1860

Lot #: 206

Estimate: £20,000 - £30,000

Date: 9 Dec 2010

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A PAIR OF LOUIS XVI ORMOLU, PATINATED BRONZE AND WHITE MARBL...

A PAIR OF LOUIS XVI ORMOLU, PATINATED BRONZE AND WHITE MARBLE THREE-LIGHT CANDELABRA
LATE 18TH CENTURY, THE CANDLE-BRANCHES ASSOCIATED
A PAIR OF LOUIS XVI ORMOLU, PATINATED BRONZE AND WHITE MARBLE THREE-LIGHT CANDELABRA LATE 18TH CENTURY, THE CANDLE-BRANCHES ASSOCIATED Each modelled with a

Lot #: 207

Estimate: £30,000 - £50,000

Date: 9 Dec 2010

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A DIRECTOIRE ORMOLU-MOUNTED MAHOGANY AND BRONZED BUREAU PLAT...

A DIRECTOIRE ORMOLU-MOUNTED MAHOGANY AND BRONZED BUREAU PLAT
IN THE MANNER OF JEAN-BAPTISTE CLAUDE SENE, CIRCA 1795
A DIRECTOIRE ORMOLU-MOUNTED MAHOGANY AND BRONZED BUREAU PLAT IN THE MANNER OF JEAN-BAPTISTE CLAUDE SENE, CIRCA 1795 The rectangular moulded eared top lined with a gilt-tooled green

Lot #: 208

Estimate: £30,000 - £50,000

Date: 9 Dec 2010

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A PAIR OF SOUTH ITALIAN GILT-VARNISHED-SILVERED ('MECCA') AN...

A PAIR OF SOUTH ITALIAN GILT-VARNISHED-SILVERED ('MECCA') AND MARBLEISED CONSOLE TABLES
MID-18TH CENTURY
A PAIR OF SOUTH ITALIAN GILT-VARNISHED-SILVERED ('MECCA') AND MARBLEISED CONSOLE TABLES MID-18TH CENTURY Each with a green simulated marble top, above a shaped frieze centred by a shell and

Lot #: 209

Estimate: £30,000 - £50,000

Date: 9 Dec 2010

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A PAIR OF SOUTH ITALIAN GILT-VARNISHED-SILVERED ('MECCA') AN...

A PAIR OF SOUTH ITALIAN GILT-VARNISHED-SILVERED ('MECCA') AND MARBLEISED CONSOLE TALBES
MID-18TH CENTURY
A PAIR OF SOUTH ITALIAN GILT-VARNISHED-SILVERED ('MECCA') AND MARBLEISED CONSOLE TALBES MID-18TH CENTURY Each with a green simulated marble top, aobe a shaped frieze centred by a shell and floral

Lot #: 209 A

Estimate: £30,000 - £50,000

Date: 9 Dec 2010

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A LOUIS XV WALNUT CANAPE EN CORBEILLE

A LOUIS XV WALNUT CANAPE EN CORBEILLE
BY JEAN GOURDIN ('DIT' PERE GOURDIN), MID-18TH CENTURY
A LOUIS XV WALNUT CANAPE EN CORBEILLE BY JEAN GOURDIN ('DIT' PERE GOURDIN), MID-18TH CENTURY The arched chanelled back, padded arms and seat covered in cream patterned fabric, above a waved seatrail carved

Lot #: 216

Estimate: £8,000 - £12,000

Date: 9 Dec 2010

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A PAIR OF LATE LOUIS XV ORMOLU-MOUNTED PARCEL-GILT AND RED V...

A PAIR OF LATE LOUIS XV ORMOLU-MOUNTED PARCEL-GILT AND RED VERNIS MARTIN ENCOIGNURES
BY ANTOINE PIERRE JACOT, CIRCA 1770
A PAIR OF LATE LOUIS XV ORMOLU-MOUNTED PARCEL-GILT AND RED VERNIS MARTIN ENCOIGNURES BY ANTOINE PIERRE JACOT, CIRCA 1770 Each with serpentine-fronted red and white-veined grey

Lot #: 217

Estimate: £10,000 - £15,000

Date: 9 Dec 2010

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A BRONZE FIGURE OF A FAUN BLOWING A HORN

A BRONZE FIGURE OF A FAUN BLOWING A HORN
FRENCH, LATE 18TH CENTURY
A BRONZE FIGURE OF A FAUN BLOWING A HORN FRENCH, LATE 18TH CENTURY On an integrally cast naturalistic base and a rectangular siena marble plinth; greenish brown patina with lighter highpoints; repair to the plinth 10 3/8 in. (26.4

Lot #: 221

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 9 Dec 2010

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A BRONZE FIGURE OF A PUTTO

A BRONZE FIGURE OF A PUTTO
PROBABLY ITALIAN, 17TH CENTURY
A BRONZE FIGURE OF A PUTTO PROBABLY ITALIAN, 17TH CENTURY On an integrally cast rectangular plinth and later ebonised wood spreading base; medium brown patina with brassy highpoints; minor casting flaws 5 5/8 in. (14.3 cm.) high; 7 in. (17.8

Lot #: 222

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 9 Dec 2010

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A CARVED FRUITWOOD FIGURE OF A BOUND SLAVE

A CARVED FRUITWOOD FIGURE OF A BOUND SLAVE
ATTRIBUTED TO LEONHARD KERN (1588-1662), MID 17TH CENTURY
A CARVED FRUITWOOD FIGURE OF A BOUND SLAVE ATTRIBUTED TO LEONHARD KERN (1588-1662), MID 17TH CENTURY On an modern rectangular carved wood plinth; minor cracks, losses and repairs 9 in. (22.9 cm

Lot #: 226

Estimate: £25,000 - £35,000

Date: 9 Dec 2010

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A FRENCH REPUBLICAN ORMOLU PENDULE PORTATIVE SHOWING BOTH DE...

A FRENCH REPUBLICAN ORMOLU PENDULE PORTATIVE SHOWING BOTH DECIMAL AND DUODECIMAL TIME AND STRIKING DECIMAL TIME
PIERRE BAZILE LEPAUTE, PARIS. DATED YEAR 3 (1794)
A FRENCH REPUBLICAN ORMOLU PENDULE PORTATIVE SHOWING BOTH DECIMAL AND DUODECIMAL TIME AND STRIKING DECIMAL TIME PIERRE BAZILE LEPAUTE

Lot #: 228

Estimate: £25,000 - £35,000

Date: 9 Dec 2010

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A LOUIS PHILIPPE TABLE REGULATOR WITH CHRONOMETER ESCAPEMENT...

A LOUIS PHILIPPE TABLE REGULATOR WITH CHRONOMETER ESCAPEMENT, REMONTOIRE AND EQUATION OF TIME, MOUNTED IN AN EXHIBITION CASE
THE MOVEMENT BY ROBERT. CIRCA 1839, THE CASE LATE 19TH CENTURY
A LOUIS PHILIPPE TABLE REGULATOR WITH CHRONOMETER ESCAPEMENT, REMONTOIRE AND EQUATION OF TIME, MOUNTED IN AN

Lot #: 229

Estimate: £18,000 - £25,000

Date: 9 Dec 2010

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A BELGIAN ORMOLU AND BLACK MARBLE STRIKING, ASTRONOMICAL AND...

A BELGIAN ORMOLU AND BLACK MARBLE STRIKING, ASTRONOMICAL AND WORLD TIME SKELETON CLOCK
ATTRIBUTED TO HUBERT SARTON, LIÈGE. CIRCA 1805
A BELGIAN ORMOLU AND BLACK MARBLE STRIKING, ASTRONOMICAL AND WORLD TIME SKELETON CLOCK ATTRIBUTED TO HUBERT SARTON, LIÈGE. CIRCA 1805 CASE: triangular plates joined

Lot #: 230

Estimate: £45,000 - £65,000

Date: 9 Dec 2010

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AN EXEPTIONAL FRENCH HIGHLY COMPLICATED WEIGHT-DRIVEN ASTRON...

AN EXEPTIONAL FRENCH HIGHLY COMPLICATED WEIGHT-DRIVEN ASTRONOMICAL SKELETON CLOCK WITH ORERRY PAUL POUVILLON, NOGENT-SUR-OISE
1930 (STARTED) - 1939 (COMPLETED)
AN EXEPTIONAL FRENCH HIGHLY COMPLICATED WEIGHT-DRIVEN ASTRONOMICAL SKELETON CLOCK WITH ORERRY PAUL POUVILLON, NOGENT-SUR-OISE 1930 (started

Lot #: 231

Estimate: £50,000 - £80,000

Date: 9 Dec 2010

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A LOUIS XVI ORMOLU-MOUNTED MAHOGANY MONTH-GOING REGULATEUR D...

A LOUIS XVI ORMOLU-MOUNTED MAHOGANY MONTH-GOING REGULATEUR DE PARQUET WITH YEAR CALENDAR AND EQUATION OF TIME
BACHELARD, PARIS. CIRCA 1790
A LOUIS XVI ORMOLU-MOUNTED MAHOGANY MONTH-GOING REGULATEUR DE PARQUET WITH YEAR CALENDAR AND EQUATION OF TIME BACHELARD, PARIS. CIRCA 1790 CASE: detachable

Lot #: 232

Estimate: £70,000 - £100,000

Date: 9 Dec 2010

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A PAIR OF LOUIS XVI ORMOLU-MOUNTED AMARANTH, TULIPWOOD AND P...

A PAIR OF LOUIS XVI ORMOLU-MOUNTED AMARANTH, TULIPWOOD AND PARQUETRY ENCOIGNURES
BY RENE DUBOIS, CIRCA 1770
A PAIR OF LOUIS XVI ORMOLU-MOUNTED AMARANTH, TULIPWOOD AND PARQUETRY ENCOIGNURES BY RENE DUBOIS, CIRCA 1770 Each inlaid overall with a rosette-filled trellis pattern, the moulded

Lot #: 236

Estimate: £20,000 - £30,000

Date: 9 Dec 2010

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A SET OF FOURTEEN DIRECTOIRE MAHOGANY DINING-CHAIRS

A SET OF FOURTEEN DIRECTOIRE MAHOGANY DINING-CHAIRS
BY JACOB FRERES RUE MESLEE, CIRCA 1796-1803
A SET OF FOURTEEN DIRECTOIRE MAHOGANY DINING-CHAIRS BY JACOB FRERES RUE MESLEE, CIRCA 1796-1803 Comprising eight fauteuils and six chairs, each with an outscrolled pierced lattice backrest, the armchairs

Lot #: 237

Estimate: £50,000 - £80,000

Date: 9 Dec 2010

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A SET OF FOUR LOUIS XVI GILT WALNUT FAUTEUILS

A SET OF FOUR LOUIS XVI GILT WALNUT FAUTEUILS
BY CLAUDE I SENE, CIRCA 1780, THE TAPESTRY PROBABLY BEAUVAIS
A SET OF FOUR LOUIS XVI GILT WALNUT FAUTEUILS BY CLAUDE I SENE, CIRCA 1780, THE TAPESTRY PROBABLY BEAUVAIS Each with an arched rectangular back, padded arms and seat covered in close-nailed

Lot #: 238

Estimate: £70,000 - £100,000

Date: 9 Dec 2010

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A SET OF FOUR LOUIS XVI GILT WALNUT FAUTEUILS

A SET OF FOUR LOUIS XVI GILT WALNUT FAUTEUILS
BY CLAUDE I SENE, CIRCA 1780, THE TAPESTRY PROBABLY BEAUVAIS
A SET OF FOUR LOUIS XVI GILT WALNUT FAUTEUILS BY CLAUDE I SENE, CIRCA 1780, THE TAPESTRY PROBABLY BEAUVAIS Each with an arched rectangular back, padded arms and seat covered in close-nailed

Lot #: 239

Estimate: £70,000 - £100,000

Date: 9 Dec 2010

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A LARGE FRAMED ITALIAN MICROMOSAIC PICTURE DEPICTING THE ROM...

A LARGE FRAMED ITALIAN MICROMOSAIC PICTURE DEPICTING THE ROMAN FORUM
BY CESARE ROCCHEGGIANI, ROME, DATED 1879
A LARGE FRAMED ITALIAN MICROMOSAIC PICTURE DEPICTING THE ROMAN FORUM BY CESARE ROCCHEGGIANI, ROME, DATED 1879 Signed and dated to the bottom right corner 'C. ROCCHEGGIANI/ARTISTA/VIA

Lot #: 245

Estimate: £100,000 - £200,000

Date: 9 Dec 2010

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A LOUIS XV ORMOLU, TOLE PEINTE AND MEISSEN PORCELAIN GARNITU...

A LOUIS XV ORMOLU, TOLE PEINTE AND MEISSEN PORCELAIN GARNITURE
MID-18TH CENTURY, PORCELAIN FIGURES TO CANDLESTICKS ASSOCIATED
A LOUIS XV ORMOLU, TOLE PEINTE AND MEISSEN PORCELAIN GARNITURE MID-18TH CENTURY, PORCELAIN FIGURES TO CANDLESTICKS ASSOCIATED Comprising a brûle-parfum with a turbanned

Lot #: 252

Estimate: £5,000 - £8,000

Date: 9 Dec 2010

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A NAPOLEON III ORMOLU-MOUNTED RED LACQUER, TULIPWOOD AND AMA...

A NAPOLEON III ORMOLU-MOUNTED RED LACQUER, TULIPWOOD AND AMARANTH ARMOIRE
THIRD QUARTER 19TH CENTURY
A NAPOLEON III ORMOLU-MOUNTED RED LACQUER, TULIPWOOD AND AMARANTH ARMOIRE THIRD QUARTER 19TH CENTURY The shaped panelled doors with Chinese lacquer panels depicting pagodas with chinamen and rockwork

Lot #: 253

Estimate: £15,000 - £25,000

Date: 9 Dec 2010

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A PAIR OF FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED CHINESE PORCELAIN VASES

A PAIR OF FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED CHINESE PORCELAIN VASES
ONE ORMOLU BASE MOUNT LOUIS XV, THE OTHER MOUNTS 19TH CENTURY; ONE VASE KANGXI (1662-1722) AND RESTORED, THE OTHER 19TH CENTURY
A PAIR OF FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED CHINESE PORCELAIN VASES ONE ORMOLU BASE MOUNT LOUIS XV, THE OTHER MOUNTS 19TH

Lot #: 255

Estimate: £60,000 - £100,000

Date: 9 Dec 2010

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A LOUIS XV PATINATED BRONZE, ORMOLU AND RED HORN STRIKING MA...

A LOUIS XV PATINATED BRONZE, ORMOLU AND RED HORN STRIKING MANTEL CLOCK ON MUSICAL PLINTH: 'PENDULE AU SANGLIER'
THE CLOCK BY HENRI VOISIN, PARIS, MID-18TH CENTURY, THE PLINTH MID-18TH CENTURY AND ASSOCIATED
A LOUIS XV PATINATED BRONZE, ORMOLU AND RED HORN STRIKING MANTEL CLOCK ON MUSICAL PLINTH

Lot #: 256

Estimate: £100,000 - £150,000

Date: 9 Dec 2010

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'BAHUT MARINE': A HIGHLY IMPORTANT FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED KIN...

'BAHUT MARINE': A HIGHLY IMPORTANT FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED KINGWOOD, SATINE, MAHOGANY AND MARQUETRY CABINET
BY FRANÇOIS LINKE, INDEX NUMBER 560, THE MOUNTS DESIGNED BY LÉON MESSAGÉ, PARIS, 1899-1904
'BAHUT MARINE': A HIGHLY IMPORTANT FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED KINGWOOD, SATINE, MAHOGANY AND MARQUETRY

Lot #: 257

Estimate: £400,000 - £600,000

Date: 9 Dec 2010

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A LOUIS XVI ORMOLU AND ANTICO VERDE MARBLE STRIKING VASE PEN...

A LOUIS XVI ORMOLU AND ANTICO VERDE MARBLE STRIKING VASE PENDULE A CERCLES TOURNANTS
ADAM L'ECHOPIÉ, PARIS. CIRCA 1770
A LOUIS XVI ORMOLU AND ANTICO VERDE MARBLE STRIKING VASE PENDULE A CERCLES TOURNANTS ADAM L'ECHOPIÉ, PARIS. CIRCA 1770 CASE: krater-vase with acanthus leaf-wrapped handles ending in

Lot #: 258

Estimate: £10,000 - £15,000

Date: 9 Dec 2010

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A LOUIS XVI ORMOLU-MOUNTED KINGWOOD AND TULIPWOOD PARQUETRY ...

A LOUIS XVI ORMOLU-MOUNTED KINGWOOD AND TULIPWOOD PARQUETRY SECRETAIRE A ABATTANT
BY ROGER VAN DER CRUSE ('RVLC'), DIT LACROIX, CIRCA 1785
A LOUIS XVI ORMOLU-MOUNTED KINGWOOD AND TULIPWOOD PARQUETRY SECRETAIRE A ABATTANT BY ROGER VAN DER CRUSE ('RVLC'), DIT LACROIX, CIRCA 1785 The D-shaped

Lot #: 261

Estimate: £60,000 - £100,000

Date: 9 Dec 2010