A Rococo Fantasy Treasures from a Bavarian Collection

Christie's
6 November 2008, London, King Street

Date of the auction: 06.11.2008

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A FRENCH BRECHE ROSE MARBLE WALL FOUNTAIN

A FRENCH BRECHE ROSE MARBLE WALL FOUNTAIN
19TH CENTURY
A FRENCH BRECHE ROSE MARBLE WALL FOUNTAIN 19TH CENTURY Foliate carved and with a scallop shell-shaped basin on a scrolled pedestal 64 in. (163 cm.) high, overall; 27¼ in. (69 cm.) wide; 17 in. (44 cm.) deep

Lot #: 1

Estimate: £5,000 - £8,000

Date: 6 Nov 2008

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A PAIR OF GERMAN GILT OAK WALL APPLIQUES

A PAIR OF GERMAN GILT OAK WALL APPLIQUES
LATE 18TH 19TH CENTURY
A PAIR OF GERMAN GILT OAK WALL APPLIQUES LATE 18TH 19TH CENTURY Each carved as an eagle bearing a tied ribbon swag Each 20½ in. (52 cm.) high; 12 in. (30 cm.) wide (2

Lot #: 2

Estimate: £500 - £800

Date: 6 Nov 2008

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A LOUIS XVI PORTRAIT TAPESTRY PANEL

A LOUIS XVI PORTRAIT TAPESTRY PANEL
GOBELINS, CIRCA 1770 - 1785
A LOUIS XVI PORTRAIT TAPESTRY PANEL GOBELINS, CIRCA 1770 - 1785 Depicting an elegant lady in pink, in a gilt frame 23½ x 19½ in. (60 x 49.5 cm.) including frame

Lot #: 3

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 6 Nov 2008

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A REGENCE CARVED GILTWOOD WALL BRACKET

A REGENCE CARVED GILTWOOD WALL BRACKET
CIRCA 1720
A REGENCE CARVED GILTWOOD WALL BRACKET CIRCA 1720 The foliate moulded top with a lappetted edge hung with lambrequins above a tapering swagged support centred by a mask and flanked by scrolled and acanthus wrapped buttresses, re-gilt 19½ in. (50 cm

Lot #: 4

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 6 Nov 2008

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A REGENCE BRASS-INLAID BROWN TORTOISESHELL TABLE MIRROR

A REGENCE BRASS-INLAID BROWN TORTOISESHELL TABLE MIRROR
CIRCA 1720
A REGENCE BRASS-INLAID BROWN TORTOISESHELL TABLE MIRROR CIRCA 1720 The arched plate in a première and contrepartie surround, originally with a boulle marquetry backplate and easel, the plate probably original 24¾ in. (63 cm.) high

Lot #: 5

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 6 Nov 2008

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A PAIR OF LOUIS XV CARVED AND GILTWOOD CHAISES A LA REINE

A PAIR OF LOUIS XV CARVED AND GILTWOOD CHAISES A LA REINE
ATTRIBUTED TO JEAN-BAPTISTE TILLIARD I, CIRCA 1750
A PAIR OF LOUIS XV CARVED AND GILTWOOD CHAISES A LA REINE ATTRIBUTED TO JEAN-BAPTISTE TILLIARD I, CIRCA 1750 Each decorated throughout with cabochons, foliage, rockwork and C-scrolls, with an

Lot #: 6

Estimate: £10,000 - £15,000

Date: 6 Nov 2008

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A PAIR OF FRENCH TERRACOTTA FIGURES OF A BOY AND GIRL

A PAIR OF FRENCH TERRACOTTA FIGURES OF A BOY AND GIRL
LATE 18TH OR EARLY 19TH CENTURY
A PAIR OF FRENCH TERRACOTTA FIGURES OF A BOY AND GIRL LATE 18TH OR EARLY 19TH CENTURY A boy musician playing the pipes, and a girl dancing, each on an associated modern square plinth, restorations and losses Each

Lot #: 7

Estimate: £7,000 - £10,000

Date: 6 Nov 2008

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A FRENCH TINTED TERRACOTTA MODEL OF A DRAPED PUTTO

A FRENCH TINTED TERRACOTTA MODEL OF A DRAPED PUTTO
PROBABLY LATE 18TH CENTURY OR FIRST HALF 19TH CENTURY
A FRENCH TINTED TERRACOTTA MODEL OF A DRAPED PUTTO PROBABLY LATE 18TH CENTURY OR FIRST HALF 19TH CENTURY Seated on an integrally cast circular plinth with a flower-filled basket 25 in. (64 cm

Lot #: 8

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 6 Nov 2008

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A LATE LOUIS XV XVI GILTWOOD AND AUBUSSON TAPESTRY FAUTEUIL...

A LATE LOUIS XV XVI GILTWOOD AND AUBUSSON TAPESTRY FAUTEUIL
BY GEORGES JACOB, CIRCA 1775
A LATE LOUIS XV XVI GILTWOOD AND AUBUSSON TAPESTRY FAUTEUIL BY GEORGES JACOB, CIRCA 1775 The oval channelled back with a ribbon-tied foliate and flowerhead cresting, padded scrolled arms and a serpentine

Lot #: 11

Estimate: £2,000 - £4,000

Date: 6 Nov 2008

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A LOUIS XV BEECHWOOD AND TAPESTRY CANAPE

A LOUIS XV BEECHWOOD AND TAPESTRY CANAPE
MID-18TH CENTURY
A LOUIS XV BEECHWOOD AND TAPESTRY CANAPE MID-18TH CENTURY Carved throughout with flowerheads, foliage, rockwork and C-scrolls, with a waved toprail, padded arms carved with strapwork and cabochons and a serpentine seat, covered in brass

Lot #: 12

Estimate: £2,000 - £4,000

Date: 6 Nov 2008

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A LATE LOUIS XV BEECHWOOD BERGERE EN GONDOLE

A LATE LOUIS XV BEECHWOOD BERGERE EN GONDOLE
CIRCA 1760
A LATE LOUIS XV BEECHWOOD BERGERE EN GONDOLE CIRCA 1760 With a curved channeled back and padded scrolled arms, a serpentine seat with loose cushion upholstered in green striped Colefax and Fowler fabric, on shell and foliate carved cabriole

Lot #: 13

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 6 Nov 2008

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A REGENCE CARVED GILTWOOD TABLE A GIBIER

A REGENCE CARVED GILTWOOD TABLE A GIBIER
CIRCA 1720, PROBABLY ALTERED
A REGENCE CARVED GILTWOOD TABLE A GIBIER CIRCA 1720, PROBABLY ALTERED With a moulded campan mélangé marble top above a panelled frieze carved with strapwork and foliage and lattice and flowerhead aprons centred by foliate framed

Lot #: 14

Estimate: £7,000 - £10,000

Date: 6 Nov 2008

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A PAIR OF EUROPEAN CHINOISERIE PAINTED CANVAS PANELS

A PAIR OF EUROPEAN CHINOISERIE PAINTED CANVAS PANELS
LATE 19TH CENTURY, IN THE MANNER OF JEAN-BAPTISTE PILLEMENT
A PAIR OF EUROPEAN CHINOISERIE PAINTED CANVAS PANELS LATE 19TH CENTURY, IN THE MANNER OF JEAN-BAPTISTE PILLEMENT Each with an oriental figure in a garden landscape, later giltwood frames

Lot #: 16

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 6 Nov 2008

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Manner of François Boucher

Manner of François Boucher
A river landscape with a man and a young woman courting, an aqueduct beyond - an overdoor
Manner of François Boucher A river landscape with a man and a young woman courting, an aqueduct beyond - an overdoor oil on canvas, shaped 24 x 32 in. (61 x 76.2 cm.) with an addition

Lot #: 17

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 6 Nov 2008

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Follower of Pietro Paltronieri, il Mirandolese dalle Prospet...

Follower of Pietro Paltronieri, il Mirandolese dalle Prospettive
An architectural capriccio with a herm of Bacchus; and An architectural capriccio with an equestrian monument
Follower of Pietro Paltronieri, il Mirandolese dalle Prospettive An architectural capriccio with a herm of Bacchus; and An

Lot #: 18

Estimate: £5,000 - £10,000

Date: 6 Nov 2008

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Attributed to Georges Desmarées (Gimo 1697-1776 Munich)

Attributed to Georges Desmarées (Gimo 1697-1776 Munich)
Portrait of a lady, bust-length, in a grey dress with yellow trim, and pearl earrings
Attributed to Georges Desmarées (Gimo 1697-1776 Munich) Portrait of a lady, bust-length, in a grey dress with yellow trim, and pearl earrings oil on canvas

Lot #: 19

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 6 Nov 2008

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Joseph-Siffred Duplessis (Carpentras 1725-1802 Versailles) ...

Joseph-Siffred Duplessis (Carpentras 1725-1802 Versailles)
Portrait of Comtesse de Provence (1753-1810), half-length, in a turquoise dress with white lace trim and ribbon
Joseph-Siffred Duplessis (Carpentras 1725-1802 Versailles) Portrait of Comtesse de Provence (1753-1810), half-length, in a

Lot #: 20

Estimate: £15,000 - £20,000

Date: 6 Nov 2008

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AN AUGSBURG ROSEWOOD, EBONY AND PEWTER-INLAID TABLE CABINET ...

AN AUGSBURG ROSEWOOD, EBONY AND PEWTER-INLAID TABLE CABINET
17TH CENTURY
AN AUGSBURG ROSEWOOD, EBONY AND PEWTER-INLAID TABLE CABINET 17TH CENTURY Decorated throughout with geometric patterns, the stepped and moulded lid enclosing two compartments, the lower with a mirror, the centre doors enclosing

Lot #: 21

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 6 Nov 2008

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A LOUIS XV ORMOLU-MOUNTED CHINESE LACQUER TRAY

A LOUIS XV ORMOLU-MOUNTED CHINESE LACQUER TRAY
MID-18TH CENTURY, THE LACQUER PANEL RE-USED AND PROBABLY ASSOCIATED IN THE 19TH CENTURY
A LOUIS XV ORMOLU-MOUNTED CHINESE LACQUER TRAY MID-18TH CENTURY, THE LACQUER PANEL RE-USED AND PROBABLY ASSOCIATED IN THE 19TH CENTURY Of rectangular form, the

Lot #: 22

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 6 Nov 2008

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A NURENBERG NIELLOED SILVER METAL CASKET

A NURENBERG NIELLOED SILVER METAL CASKET
LATE 16TH EARLY 17TH CENTURY
A NURENBERG NIELLOED SILVER METAL CASKET LATE 16TH EARLY 17TH CENTURY With repeating foliate panels each centred by an oval medallion enclosing a courtly figure, and with foliate engraved strapwork borders, the lid with an

Lot #: 24

Estimate: £5,000 - £8,000

Date: 6 Nov 2008

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A PAIR OF FRENCH GILT-BRONZE MODELS OF A BOAR AND STAG

A PAIR OF FRENCH GILT-BRONZE MODELS OF A BOAR AND STAG
AFTER THE ANTIQUE AND THE MODELS BY QUENTIN-CLAUDE PITOIN, 19TH CENTURY
A PAIR OF FRENCH GILT-BRONZE MODELS OF A BOAR AND STAG AFTER THE ANTIQUE AND THE MODELS BY QUENTIN-CLAUDE PITOIN, 19TH CENTURY In the form of a boar and a stag, on ormolu

Lot #: 25

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 6 Nov 2008

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A LATE LOUIS XV CARVED, GREY-PAINTED AND AUBUSSON OVAL FIRE ...

A LATE LOUIS XV CARVED, GREY-PAINTED AND AUBUSSON OVAL FIRE SCREEN
CIRCA 1770
A LATE LOUIS XV CARVED, GREY-PAINTED AND AUBUSSON OVAL FIRE SCREEN CIRCA 1770 The channeled frame with flowerhead cresting, the brass studded tapestry panel depicting a falcon and prey within a floral border, on scrolled

Lot #: 26

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,500

Date: 6 Nov 2008

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A FRENCH PROVINCIAL AMARANTH, TULIPWOOD AND OAK SERPENTINE T...

A FRENCH PROVINCIAL AMARANTH, TULIPWOOD AND OAK SERPENTINE TABLE DE SALON
LATE 18TH 19TH CENTURY
A FRENCH PROVINCIAL AMARANTH, TULIPWOOD AND OAK SERPENTINE TABLE DE SALON LATE 18TH 19TH CENTURY With a low three-quarter gallery, an open front and heart shaped cut-outs to the sides and back, on

Lot #: 27

Estimate: £700 - £1,000

Date: 6 Nov 2008

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AN EARLY LOUIS XV CREAM-PAINTED AND PARCEL-GILT TRUMEAU

AN EARLY LOUIS XV CREAM-PAINTED AND PARCEL-GILT TRUMEAU
CIRCA 1730
AN EARLY LOUIS XV CREAM-PAINTED AND PARCEL-GILT TRUMEAU CIRCA 1730 The rectangular mirror in a panelled surround centred by a ribbon-tied trophy of crossed branches, book and quill and with further foliate, shell and C-scroll clasps

Lot #: 28

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 6 Nov 2008

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A NORTH ITALIAN EMBROIDERED FLORAL-SILK PARASOL

A NORTH ITALIAN EMBROIDERED FLORAL-SILK PARASOL
PROBABLY VENETIAN, 18TH CENTURY AND LATER
A NORTH ITALIAN EMBROIDERED FLORAL-SILK PARASOL PROBABLY VENETIAN, 18TH CENTURY AND LATER The silk fringed with tassels, on a carved giltwood and red painted support with later simulated marble base 80 in. (204

Lot #: 29

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 6 Nov 2008

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A GERMAN SILVER-GILT MOUNTED AGATE BOWL

A GERMAN SILVER-GILT MOUNTED AGATE BOWL
APPARENTLY UNMARKED, MID 17TH CENTURY
A GERMAN SILVER-GILT MOUNTED AGATE BOWL APPARENTLY UNMARKED, MID 17TH CENTURY On spreading oval foot engraved with scrolling foliage, the bowl held by two straps with stylised foliage and beaded borders with two foliate

Lot #: 30

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 6 Nov 2008

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A HIGHLY IMPORTANT PAIR OF GERMAN PARCEL-GILT SILVER TABLE O...

A HIGHLY IMPORTANT PAIR OF GERMAN PARCEL-GILT SILVER TABLE ORNAMENTS
MARK OF ABRAHAM II DRENTWETT, AUGSBURG, 1699-1703
A HIGHLY IMPORTANT PAIR OF GERMAN PARCEL-GILT SILVER TABLE ORNAMENTS MARK OF ABRAHAM II DRENTWETT, AUGSBURG, 1699-1703 Each on an elongated octagonal plinth with a foliage

Lot #: 31

Estimate: £70,000 - £100,000

Date: 6 Nov 2008

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AN IMPORTANT GERMAN SILVER-GILT AND PORCELAIN NECESSAIRE

AN IMPORTANT GERMAN SILVER-GILT AND PORCELAIN NECESSAIRE
THE MAJORITY OF THE SILVER-GILT WITH MARK OF JOHANN ERHARD HEUGLIN II, AUGSBURG, 1724-1728, THE PORCELAIN BÖTTGER, CIRCA 1725, THE GLASS CONTEMPORARY, PERHAPS SILESIAN
AN IMPORTANT GERMAN SILVER-GILT AND PORCELAIN NECESSAIRE THE MAJORITY OF

Lot #: 32

Estimate: £40,000 - £60,000

Date: 6 Nov 2008

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A GERMAN SILVER-GILT, PORCELAIN AND ENGRAVED GLASS TREMBLEUS...

A GERMAN SILVER-GILT, PORCELAIN AND ENGRAVED GLASS TREMBLEUSE
MARK OF ANDREAS SCHNEIDER, AUGSBURG, 1752-1753
A GERMAN SILVER-GILT, PORCELAIN AND ENGRAVED GLASS TREMBLEUSE MARK OF ANDREAS SCHNEIDER, AUGSBURG, 1752-1753 The base formed as a trefoil shaped leaf with a scrolling branch handle, fitted

Lot #: 33

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 6 Nov 2008

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A GERMAN SILVER-GILT ECUELLE, COVER AND STAND

A GERMAN SILVER-GILT ECUELLE, COVER AND STAND
MARK OF ABRAHAM DRENTWETT, AUGSBURG, 1713-1717
A GERMAN SILVER-GILT ECUELLE, COVER AND STAND MARK OF ABRAHAM DRENTWETT, AUGSBURG, 1713-1717 The stand shaped square and with in-curved angles and moulded border, the écuelle circular and with two shaped

Lot #: 34

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 6 Nov 2008