Auction 05.06.2002

Christie's
New York, Rockefeller Center

Date of the auction: 05.06.2002 - 06.06.2002

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A PAIR OF ROCK CRYSTAL OBELISKS

A PAIR OF ROCK CRYSTAL OBELISKS, 20th century, of typical form 17in. (43cm.) high (2

Lot #: 1

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$5,000

Date: 5 Jun 2002 - 6 Jun 2002

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A PAIR OF LAPIS LAZULI VENEERED OBELISKS

A PAIR OF LAPIS LAZULI VENEERED OBELISKS, 20th century, of typical form 15½in. (40cm.) high (2

Lot #: 2

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 5 Jun 2002 - 6 Jun 2002

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A FRENCH PORCELAIN WHITE MODEL OF A SPHINX

A FRENCH PORCELAIN WHITE MODEL OF A SPHINX, 20th century, with a black printed sphinx above a line and DE SPINX mark, impressed 27841L 16½in. (41.9cm.) high, 24¼in. (61.6cm.) long

Lot #: 3

Estimate: US$500 - US$700

Date: 5 Jun 2002 - 6 Jun 2002

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A PAIR OF FRENCH FAIENCE WHITE MODELS OF SEATED LIONS

A PAIR OF FRENCH FAIENCE WHITE MODELS OF SEATED LIONS, 18th century, possibly Rouen, each with ringlet and pointed reticulated teeth, losses 27in. (68.6cm.) high (2

Lot #: 4

Estimate: US$8,000 - US$12,000

Date: 5 Jun 2002 - 6 Jun 2002

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A POLYCHROMED WOOD FIGURE OF A BODHISATTVA

A POLYCHROMED WOOD FIGURE OF A BODHISATTVA, the figure carrying a flask and a small curling stem, traces of polychrome decoration 48¼in. (122.5cm.) high

Lot #: 6

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,200

Date: 5 Jun 2002 - 6 Jun 2002

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A FRENCH FAIENCE BLUE AND WHITE MODEL OF A RECUMBENT LION

A FRENCH FAIENCE BLUE AND WHITE MODEL OF A RECUMBENT LION, late 18/19th century, possibly Luneville, with its head to left, the tail curled across its back 13¾in. (34.9cm.) high, 17¾in. (45.1cm.) long

Lot #: 7

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$2,000

Date: 5 Jun 2002 - 6 Jun 2002

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A FRENCH FAIENCE MODEL OF A RECUMBENT LION

A FRENCH FAIENCE MODEL OF A RECUMBENT LION, 19th century, possibly Luneville, the tawny animal with head to left recumbent on a sponged green rectangular base, its snout and mouth enriched in pink 14 1/8in. (35.9cm.) high; 18½in. (47cm.) long

Lot #: 8

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$2,500

Date: 5 Jun 2002 - 6 Jun 2002

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A PAIR OF BLOWN-GLASS SPHERES

A PAIR OF BLOWN-GLASS SPHERES, 20th century, of typical form and flattened at the base 6in. (15cm.) diameter (2

Lot #: 9

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$2,000

Date: 5 Jun 2002 - 6 Jun 2002

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A PAIR OF MINTONS MAJOLICA NAUTILUS SHELL JARDINIERES

A PAIR OF MINTONS MAJOLICA NAUTILUS SHELL JARDINIERES, Circa 1876, impressed uppercase mark, date cypher for 1876, shape number 437, M, D and a potter's mark to each, the green paint a later addition, each naturalistically modeled, the base with seaweed, both restored, the original turquoise glaze

Lot #: 10

Estimate: US$2,500 - US$3,500

Date: 5 Jun 2002 - 6 Jun 2002

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AN ITALIAN VERRE EGLOMISE AND REVERSE POLYCHROME-PAINTED AND PARCEL-GILT...

AN ITALIAN VERRE EGLOMISE AND REVERSE POLYCHROME-PAINTED AND PARCEL-GILT CENTERPIECE, Second half 19th century, of ovoid shape and with a lobed rim, losses to the decoration; with wooden stand 16in. (40cm.) long

Lot #: 11

Estimate: US$400 - US$600

Date: 5 Jun 2002 - 6 Jun 2002

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A PAIR OF GILT-METAL-MOUNTED FAMILLE ROSE PORCELAIN JARDINIERES

A PAIR OF GILT-METAL-MOUNTED FAMILLE ROSE PORCELAIN JARDINIERES, Late 19th/early 20th century, regilt, with decoratice reserves of domestic scenes (2

Lot #: 12

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 5 Jun 2002 - 6 Jun 2002

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TWO FRENCH FAIENCE MODELS OF SPHINXES

TWO FRENCH FAIENCE MODELS OF SPHINXES, 18th century, each as a caparisoned lion's body with the breasts and head of a woman wearing a diadem 21 7/8in. (53cm.) high, 26 1/8in. (66.3cm.) long (2

Lot #: 13

Estimate: US$8,000 - US$12,000

Date: 5 Jun 2002 - 6 Jun 2002

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A PAIR OF FRENCH FAIENCE MODELS OF RECUMBENT LIONS

A PAIR OF FRENCH FAIENCE MODELS OF RECUMBENT LIONS, 19th century, possibly Luneville, typically modelled on sponged oval bases 9¾in. (24.7cm.) high, 15½in. (39.3cm.) long (2

Lot #: 14

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$2,000

Date: 5 Jun 2002 - 6 Jun 2002

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A PAIR OF FRENCH FAIENCE MANGANESE-GROUND MODELS OF RECUMBENT LIONS

A PAIR OF FRENCH FAIENCE MANGANESE-GROUND MODELS OF RECUMBENT LIONS, 19th century, possibly Luneville, each facing the opposing direction, the mane, tail, eyes, whiskers and base enriched in yellow enamel 14¾in. (37.4cm.) high; 17 5/8in. (44.8cm.) long (2

Lot #: 14 A

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 5 Jun 2002 - 6 Jun 2002

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A LOUIS XV GILTWOOD SIDE TABLE

A LOUIS XV GILTWOOD SIDE TABLE, Mid-18th century, regilt, with liver marble top above a scrolling pierced frieze centered by fruiting pomegranate within rocaille carving on scrolled cabriole legs, with traces of original blue paint, with handwritten label Madame France Juin 99 31in. (79cm.) high

Lot #: 16

Estimate: US$12,000 - US$18,000

Date: 5 Jun 2002 - 6 Jun 2002

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A PAIR OF FRENCH FAIENCE COPTIC JARS

A PAIR OF FRENCH FAIENCE COPTIC JARS, 19th century, blue script JPL monogram marks, each cover as adorsed Nubian heads, the oviform jars with geometric decoration 23½in. (59.7cm.) high (2

Lot #: 17

Estimate: US$4,000 - US$6,000

Date: 5 Jun 2002 - 6 Jun 2002

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A PAIR OF LAPIS LAZULI VENEERED OBELISKS

A PAIR OF LAPIS LAZULI VENEERED OBELISKS, 20th century, of typical form 28in. (71cm.) high (2

Lot #: 18

Estimate: US$5,000 - US$8,000

Date: 5 Jun 2002 - 6 Jun 2002

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A MATCHED PAIR OF BLUE GLASS OBELISKS

A MATCHED PAIR OF BLUE GLASS OBELISKS, 20th century, of typical form Variations to size, the larger 22½in. (57cm.) (2

Lot #: 19

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$2,500

Date: 5 Jun 2002 - 6 Jun 2002

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A PAIR OF FRENCH NEOCLASSIC PLASTER FIGURES OF CLASSICAL MAIDENS

A PAIR OF FRENCH NEOCLASSIC PLASTER FIGURES OF CLASSICAL MAIDENS, Late 18th/early 19th century and later, each on naturalistic base and with restored breaks, One bearing stamp inscribed CAMARO 7357 MADE IN FRANCE 59in. (150cm.) high (2

Lot #: 20

Estimate: US$6,000 - US$9,000

Date: 5 Jun 2002 - 6 Jun 2002

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A STONE FIGURE OF A RIVER GOD

A STONE FIGURE OF A RIVER GOD, 20th century, the figure reclining and draped figure 10in. (25.5cm.) high, 19in. (48.5cm.) long, 4in. (10cm.) deep

Lot #: 21

Estimate: US$500 - US$800

Date: 5 Jun 2002 - 6 Jun 2002

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A PAIR OF GOLD-PAINTED CEMENT RECUMBANT LIONS

A PAIR OF GOLD-PAINTED CEMENT RECUMBANT LIONS, 20th century, of Romanesque style 15in. (38cm.) high, 16in. (40cm.) long (2

Lot #: 22

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,200

Date: 5 Jun 2002 - 6 Jun 2002

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A PAIR OF BRONZED TERRACOTTA SPHINXES

A PAIR OF BRONZED TERRACOTTA SPHINXES, 20th century, of typical form on rectangular bases, repainted 21in. (53.5cm.), 34½in. (88cm.) long, 10¼in. (26cm.) wide (2

Lot #: 24

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 5 Jun 2002 - 6 Jun 2002

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A SET OF FIVE FRENCH TERRACOTTA FIGURE BUSTS

A SET OF FIVE FRENCH TERRACOTTA FIGURE BUSTS, 19th century, one inscribed Alex de Tombay Dubois pour...41 Liege 1866 , others marked in paint or with had written label depicting 19th century figures Dumas, Boerhaave, Cuvier, Hauy, and LinneR 27in. (69cm.) high, approximately (5

Lot #: 25

Estimate: US$5,000 - US$7,000

Date: 5 Jun 2002 - 6 Jun 2002

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A NEOCLASSIC STYLE VARIEGATED GREY AND WHITE MARBLE CONSOLE TABLE

A NEOCLASSIC STYLE VARIEGATED GREY AND WHITE MARBLE CONSOLE TABLE, 20th century, the tri-lobed top with three scrolling legs 27¼in. (69.5cm.) high, 65in. (165cm.) wide, 26½in. (67.5cm.) deep

Lot #: 26

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$5,000

Date: 5 Jun 2002 - 6 Jun 2002

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A PAIR OF POLYCHROME-PAINTED AND PARCEL-GILT MIRRORS

A PAIR OF POLYCHROME-PAINTED AND PARCEL-GILT MIRRORS, 20th century, each with scallop-shells to the angles and surmounted by a large cresting, with intentional distressed appearance 78½ in. (200 cm.) x 47 in. (119 cm) (2

Lot #: 27

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$5,000

Date: 5 Jun 2002 - 6 Jun 2002

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A SUITE OF TUBULAR METAL GARDEN FURNITURE

A SUITE OF TUBULAR METAL GARDEN FURNITURE, Circa 1950, including five chairs, three chaises longues and two tables, the table lacking glass tops (10

Lot #: 28

Estimate: US$5,000 - US$7,000

Date: 5 Jun 2002 - 6 Jun 2002

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AN EARLY VICTORIAN BROWN-PAINTED AND PARCEL-GILT URN ON PEDESTAL

AN EARLY VICTORIAN BROWN-PAINTED AND PARCEL-GILT URN ON PEDESTAL, Mid-19th century, the urn with Baccich mask handles 80in. (204cm.) high

Lot #: 29

Estimate: US$8,000 - US$12,000

Date: 5 Jun 2002 - 6 Jun 2002

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A GROUP OF THREE RECONSTITUTED STONE BUSTS

A GROUP OF THREE RECONSTITUTED STONE BUSTS, 20th century, each of a female in 18th century dress 33in. (84cm.) high approximately (3

Lot #: 30

Estimate: US$2,500 - US$3,500

Date: 5 Jun 2002 - 6 Jun 2002

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DUPUIS (ACTIVE 18TH CENTURY)

DUPUIS (ACTIVE 18TH CENTURY) Détachment dispose pour l'Attaque d'un Convoi: Planche XXIV engraving with hand-coloring, 1776, on heavy laid paper, with margins, with central vertical fold where previously bound, pale light- staining, pale scattered foxing throughout, stray printing ink along the

Lot #: 31

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,200

Date: 5 Jun 2002 - 6 Jun 2002

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A NEEDLEPOINT RUG

A NEEDLEPOINT RUG, 20th Century, the brown field having square panels of lush polychrome scrolling foliage and blossoms overall Approximately 11ft.9in. x 6ft.10in. (358cm. x 208cm

Lot #: 32

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$2,500

Date: 5 Jun 2002 - 6 Jun 2002