Auction 02.03.1995

Christie's
London, King Street

Date of the auction: 02.03.1995

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AN ORMOLU-MOUNTED CHINESE CREAM-GLAZED CRACKLE-WARE PORCELAIN VASE, of...

AN ORMOLU-MOUNTED CHINESE CREAM-GLAZED CRACKLE-WARE PORCELAIN VASE, of baluster shape, the scrolled lip with acanthus-cast handles and ringed lion mask terminals, on stepped circular foot with shaped foliate-cast base,the porcelain and mounts 19th Century 25½in. (65cm.) high

Lot #: 2

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,500

Date: 2 Mar 1995

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A GILTMETAL FAN FIRE SCREEN, surmounted by a handle, with cast frame and...

A GILTMETAL FAN FIRE SCREEN, surmounted by a handle, with cast frame and with eight pierced pivotted sections, on scrolled feet, late 19th Century 40in. (102cm.) wide; 29in. (74cm.) high

Lot #: 5

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 2 Mar 1995

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A PAIR OF FRENCH BRASS AND BRONZE LAMPS, each of a putto warming his hands...

A PAIR OF FRENCH BRASS AND BRONZE LAMPS, each of a putto warming his hands on a flaming gadrooned urn, on a draped waisted spreading rectangular plinth, above an inverted breakfront base with a central pierced circular medallion with Apollo's mask, framed by a ribbon-tied fruiting garland and on

Lot #: 6

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 2 Mar 1995

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A PAIR OF FRENCH ORMOLU FOUR-LIGHT CANDELABRA, in the Louis XVI style, each...

A PAIR OF FRENCH ORMOLU FOUR-LIGHT CANDELABRA, in the Louis XVI style, each with foliate-cast scrolling branches, the tapering stem cast with lion-masks hung with foliate pendants, on a circular-spreading laurel and bead-cast base, 19½in. (49.5cm.) high (2

Lot #: 7

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 2 Mar 1995

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A PAIR OF FRENCH BRONZE AND RED BRECCIA MARBLE TAZZA, by F. Barbedienne...

A PAIR OF FRENCH BRONZE AND RED BRECCIA MARBLE TAZZA, by F. Barbedienne, each with the shallow bowl with a frieze of playing putti and two looped handles issuing from a shaped shield of a lizard and terminating in lion's head, on a spreading, part-fluted circular foot and a circular fluted shaft and

Lot #: 8

Estimate: £1,200 - £1,500

Date: 2 Mar 1995

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A PAIR OF FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED MARBLE VASES AND COVERS, each surmounted by...

A PAIR OF FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED MARBLE VASES AND COVERS, each surmounted by a fruiting finial above a waisted neck, the ovoid body with two satyr mask handles and vine festoons, on spirally-fluted spreading socle and square base (one with chip to base, the other with chips to cover),late 19th

Lot #: 10

Estimate: £1,500 - £1,800

Date: 2 Mar 1995

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A GILTWOOD DAYBED, in the early eighteenth century style, with carved sides...

A GILTWOOD DAYBED, in the early eighteenth century style, with carved sides and seat, the ends carved with an armorial shield and supporters, within a foliate scroll-carved framework, with baluster uprights and foliate finial, the seat with a moulded edge and shaped pierced apron, on square-tapering

Lot #: 11

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,000

Date: 2 Mar 1995

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A FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED MAHOGANY TABLE A ECRIRE, by Paul Sormani, the...

A FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED MAHOGANY TABLE A ECRIRE, by Paul Sormani, the rectangular top inset with a tan-coloured gilt-tooled leather writing surface, above a frieze drawer, the lockplate signed P. SORMANI PARIS 10 r. Charlot , on circular-tapering fluted legs and toupie feet,late 19th Century 33¾in

Lot #: 12

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 2 Mar 1995

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AN ORMOLU-MOUNTED SEVRES-STYLE PORCELAIN-MOUNTED GUERIDON, of oval shape...

AN ORMOLU-MOUNTED SEVRES-STYLE PORCELAIN-MOUNTED GUERIDON, of oval shape, the upper dish painted with a couple within a pastoral landscape with flowers and a third person looking on, on four inswept caryatid monopodiae, joined by an oval Sèvres-style lower dish and joined by a cross-stretcher with

Lot #: 14

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 2 Mar 1995

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A PAIR OF FRENCH GILTWOOD FAUTEUILS, in the Louis XVI style, each with a...

A PAIR OF FRENCH GILTWOOD FAUTEUILS, in the Louis XVI style, each with a rectangular padded back and foliate-carved channeled frame, with padded arm-rests and acanthus-carved terminals, on circular tapering fluted legs,late 19th Century (2

Lot #: 16

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,000

Date: 2 Mar 1995

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A PAIR OF ORMOLU-MOUNTED BRONZE AND MARBLE COLUMNS AND VASES, as table...

A PAIR OF ORMOLU-MOUNTED BRONZE AND MARBLE COLUMNS AND VASES, as table lamps, each surmounted by a slender vase cast in high relief with maidens and flowers, above an Ionic capital and turned column, on stepped marble and ormolu foot (fitted for electricity) 33¾in. (85.7cm.) high, excluding fitting

Lot #: 17

Estimate: £2,500 - £3,000

Date: 2 Mar 1995

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A PAIR OF ORMOLU-MOUNTED CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE VASES, as table lamps, each...

A PAIR OF ORMOLU-MOUNTED CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE VASES, as table lamps, each of hexagonal triple gourd form, on a stepped foot (fitted for electricity, one vase with restoration to neck),the porcelain 19th Century, the mounts later 21¼.in. (54cm.) high, excluding fitting (2

Lot #: 18

Estimate: £2,500 - £3,000

Date: 2 Mar 1995

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AN ORMOLU-MOUNTED CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE VASE, as a table lamp, of triple...

AN ORMOLU-MOUNTED CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE VASE, as a table lamp, of triple gourd form, on a circular ormolu foot cast with acanthus and Greek key (fitted for electricity), the porcelain 19th Century, the mounts later 27½in. (70cm.) high, excluding fitting

Lot #: 19

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,000

Date: 2 Mar 1995

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A FRENCH ORMOLU CARTEL CLOCK, the lyre-shaped case with ribbon-tied...

A FRENCH ORMOLU CARTEL CLOCK, the lyre-shaped case with ribbon-tied suspension and cast with laurel, the circular convex dial with blue roman chapters and outer arabic five-minute divisions, the twin-train movement striking on a bell,late 19th Century 33in. (84cm.) high

Lot #: 20

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,000

Date: 2 Mar 1995

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A PAIR OF FRENCH ORMOLU AND BRECHE VIOLETTE MARBLE FOUR-LIGHT CANDELABRA...

A PAIR OF FRENCH ORMOLU AND BRECHE VIOLETTE MARBLE FOUR-LIGHT CANDELABRA, each with three scrolled arms and a central stem, with foliate-cast nozzles and drip-pans, above a waisted vase, supported on three winged cherub monopodiae, on stepped concave base, late 19th Century 21½in. (54.5cm.) high (2

Lot #: 21

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 2 Mar 1995

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A PAIR OF FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED BLUE-GLAZED PORCELAIN TABLE LAMPS, of...

A PAIR OF FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED BLUE-GLAZED PORCELAIN TABLE LAMPS, of baluster form, each with a pair of scrolled foliate handles with foliate masks, on circular-stepped base (fitted for electricity),late 19th Century 12in. (30.5cm.) high (2

Lot #: 22

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,000

Date: 2 Mar 1995

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A PAIR OF ORMOLU-MOUNTED WEDGWOOD GREEN JASPERWARE VASES, as table lamps...

A PAIR OF ORMOLU-MOUNTED WEDGWOOD GREEN JASPERWARE VASES, as table lamps, each decorated with Muses and flanked to each side by a swan-neck handle, on a circular socle and similarly decorated pedestal, with square-stepped base (fitted for electricity) 15in. (38cm.) high, excluding fitting (2

Lot #: 23

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 2 Mar 1995

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A FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED MAHOGANY DAY-BED, in the Empire style, the scrolled...

A FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED MAHOGANY DAY-BED, in the Empire style, the scrolled ends with swan-neck terminals, the frieze mounted with winged griffins, on four winged griffin monopodiae,second half 19th Century 67in. (170cm.) wide; 34½in. (87.5cm.) high; 28in. (71cm.) deep

Lot #: 25

Estimate: £2,500 - £3,500

Date: 2 Mar 1995

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A LOUIS-PHILIPPE ORMOLU HEXAGONAL HALL LANTERN, with a foliate-cast corona...

A LOUIS-PHILIPPE ORMOLU HEXAGONAL HALL LANTERN, with a foliate-cast corona issuing six scolling foliate branches suspending the glazed case with pierced foliate crests and angles, the central reeded shaft with foliate knop issuing three scrolled branches each with a pivoted gas tap and with a

Lot #: 27

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 2 Mar 1995

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A FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED MAHOGANY BUREAU A CYLINDRE, in the Empire style...

A FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED MAHOGANY BUREAU A CYLINDRE, in the Empire style, the upper part with three drawers, above the hinged front, the interior with a pull-out leather-lined writing surface and with a recess and three small drawers, flanked by a pull-out slide to each side, above five drawers, on

Lot #: 28

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 2 Mar 1995

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A FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED MAHOGANY PETIT SECRETAIRE, in the Empire style...

A FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED MAHOGANY PETIT SECRETAIRE, in the Empire style, with a fossil marble rectangular top above a drawer, the mirrored fall-front flanked by a volute monopodiae, opening to reveal a leather-lined writing surface and five small drawers, the lower part with a frieze drawer, on

Lot #: 29

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 2 Mar 1995

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A SET OF SIX FRENCH ORMOLU TWIN-LIGHT WALL APPLIQUES each with a Mercury...

A SET OF SIX FRENCH ORMOLU TWIN-LIGHT WALL APPLIQUES each with a Mercury sunburst mask backplate and with a pair of scrolled candle branches with circular nozzles and drip-pans (drilled for electrici 14in. (35.5cm.) high (6

Lot #: 30

Estimate: £3,000 - £4,000

Date: 2 Mar 1995

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A PAIR OF ORMOLU-MOUNTED FAMILLE ROSE PORCELAIN VASES, now as table lamps...

A PAIR OF ORMOLU-MOUNTED FAMILLE ROSE PORCELAIN VASES, now as table lamps, each of baluster shape with a pair of stylised dragon handles, decorated in polychrome with flowers, urns and birds, on a circular laurel-cast stepped foot (fitted for electricity),the porcelain 19th Century, the ormolu 20th

Lot #: 32

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 2 Mar 1995

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A PAIR OF FRENCH ORMOLU BRONZE AND AMETHYST GLASS CENTREPIECES, each...

A PAIR OF FRENCH ORMOLU BRONZE AND AMETHYST GLASS CENTREPIECES, each dish-shaped bowl supported by an ormolu collar, on three caryatid monopodiae, on stepped triform base (the bowls associated), late 19th Century 12¾in. (32.5cm.) high; 14¼in. (36cm.) diameter of bowl (2

Lot #: 34

Estimate: £2,000 - £2,500

Date: 2 Mar 1995

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A PAIR OF ORMOLU AND BLUE GLASS TAZZE, in the Empire style, each with an...

A PAIR OF ORMOLU AND BLUE GLASS TAZZE, in the Empire style, each with an overhanging rim flanked by a pair of loop handles and with swan mount to each side, on a slender stepped circular foot,20th Century 11¾in. (29.8cm.) diameter; 11in. (28cm.) high (2

Lot #: 35

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,000

Date: 2 Mar 1995

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A PAIR OF FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED MARBLE AND PINK GLASS TAZZE, each with an...

A PAIR OF FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED MARBLE AND PINK GLASS TAZZE, each with an overhanging rim, the bowl cast with vines, on a fluted socle, above the marble truncated column hung with foliate swags, on an octagonal foot,the bases late 19th Century, the bowls later 11¾in. (30cm.) diameter; 12¾in

Lot #: 36

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,000

Date: 2 Mar 1995

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A PAIR OF FRENCH GILTWOOD STOOLS, by Jansen, in the Louis XVI style, of...

A PAIR OF FRENCH GILTWOOD STOOLS, by Jansen, in the Louis XVI style, of square shape, each upholstered in crimson ground Aubusson floral tapestry, on circular fluted tapering legs, the underside of one with paper label and pencil inscription Rasmussey , both stamped JANSEN ,late 19th Century 22½in

Lot #: 37

Estimate: £3,000 - £4,000

Date: 2 Mar 1995

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A FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED MAHOGANY AND VERNIS MARTIN DECORATED MEUBLE...

A FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED MAHOGANY AND VERNIS MARTIN DECORATED MEUBLE D'APPUI, by Mathieu Befort, with a red marble breakfront top and rounded corners, the hinged panelled door decorated with a Vernis Martin panel of two cherubs fishing and flanked to each side by ribbon-tied foliate pendants, the

Lot #: 38

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 2 Mar 1995

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A FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED KINGWOOD AND PARQUETRY VITRINE, of breakfront...

A FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED KINGWOOD AND PARQUETRY VITRINE, of breakfront outline, with a central glazed panelled door, the velvet-lined interior with three glass shelves, with a cupboard below, on square-shaped legs with scroll-cast knees,late 19th Century 48½in. (123cm.) wide; 75½in. (192cm.) high

Lot #: 41

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 2 Mar 1995

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A FRENCH ORMOLU GARNITURE, comprising a clock and a pair of candelabra, the...

A FRENCH ORMOLU GARNITURE, comprising a clock and a pair of candelabra, the clock surmounted by an urn with laurel festoons, the enamel dial inscribed KREITZ A ANVERS , the twin-train movement striking on a bell, the shaped base with acanthus scrolls, on square-tapering feet, with a pair of

Lot #: 42

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 2 Mar 1995