Auction 06.11.1991

Christie's
London, South Kensington

Date of the auction: 06.11.1991

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A pair of late 19th century French ormolu tapersticks, the lotus leaf...

A pair of late 19th century French ormolu tapersticks, the lotus leaf shaped nozzles supported by figures of amorini in cavalier costume, on oval bases with scroll feet -- 5½in. high. (2

Lot #: 2

Estimate: £60 - £100

Date: 6 Nov 1991

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A Regency brass 'D'-shaped fender, the frieze with pierced fruiting vine on...

A Regency brass 'D'-shaped fender, the frieze with pierced fruiting vine on paw feet -- 45in. wide

Lot #: 6

Estimate: £80 - £120

Date: 6 Nov 1991

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A late Victorian brass twin pot inkstand, the foliate pierced plateau with...

A late Victorian brass twin pot inkstand, the foliate pierced plateau with pen rests -- 12in

Lot #: 7

Estimate: £50 - £80

Date: 6 Nov 1991

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A 20th century bronzed metal model of a greyhound, on a rectangular base...

A 20th century bronzed metal model of a greyhound, on a rectangular base -- 11¼in. long

Lot #: 8

Estimate: £50 - £100

Date: 6 Nov 1991

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A late 19th century gilt metal and porcelain garniture, the mantel clock...

A late 19th century gilt metal and porcelain garniture, the mantel clock with American twin train movement, the circular dial with Arabic numerals, surmounted by figures of putti and an urn, the base with a tablet painted with lovers in a landscape and a balustrade gallery -- 18½in. high; and a pair

Lot #: 10

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 6 Nov 1991

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A late 19th century French ormolu and champlevé enamel garniture, the...

A late 19th century French ormolu and champlevé enamel garniture, the mantel clock with inset jasper panels, the circular dial with Arabic numerals, the twin train movement with gong strike, the rectangular case with pillars, surmounted by an urn -- 15½in. high; and the pair of side ornaments with

Lot #: 11

Estimate: £350 - £450

Date: 6 Nov 1991

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A late 19th century oak cased bracket clock by BATTY & SON, MANCHESTER...

A late 19th century oak cased bracket clock by BATTY & SON, MANCHESTER , the silvered dial with Roman and Arabic chapter ring, flanked by gilt metal spandrels, with subsidiary chime/silent and Whittington/Cambridge dials to the arch, the case with architectural pediment flanked by ball surmounts

Lot #: 12

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 6 Nov 1991

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A mantel timepiece, the white dial with Roman numerals, flanked by gilt...

A mantel timepiece, the white dial with Roman numerals, flanked by gilt metal spandrels, in an ebonized case -- 6¼in. high; and seven various timepieces. (8

Lot #: 13

Estimate: £100 - £200

Date: 6 Nov 1991

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A late 18th/early 19th century sculpted alabaster model of the Borghese...

A late 18th/early 19th century sculpted alabaster model of the Borghese vase, damaged -- 19in. high

Lot #: 15

Estimate: £500 - £800

Date: 6 Nov 1991

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A pair of late 19th century French brass twin light wall appliqués, the...

A pair of late 19th century French brass twin light wall appliqués, the square section scroll arms chased with hare bells, the fluted backplates draped with husk swags and acanthus leaves -- 10in. high. (2

Lot #: 16

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 6 Nov 1991

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A pair of Empire bronze and ormolu candlesticks, the part reeded columns on...

A pair of Empire bronze and ormolu candlesticks, the part reeded columns on engine turned bases -- 4¾in. high. (2

Lot #: 18

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 6 Nov 1991

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Three 19th century miniature bronzes, one of a hare, one of a setter, and...

Three 19th century miniature bronzes, one of a hare, one of a setter, and one of two pug dogs. (4

Lot #: 20

Estimate: £150 - £250

Date: 6 Nov 1991

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A pair of brass andirons, the uprights modelled with winged griffins, on...

A pair of brass andirons, the uprights modelled with winged griffins, on splayed legs -- 14in. high

Lot #: 21

Estimate: £40 - £60

Date: 6 Nov 1991

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A pair of brass candlesticks, the figural uprights with attributes, on...

A pair of brass candlesticks, the figural uprights with attributes, on circular bases -- 7in. high; a pair of square based brass candlesticks; and two pairs of oval based sticks. (8

Lot #: 22

Estimate: £80 - £120

Date: 6 Nov 1991

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A William IV rosewood and mother-of-pearl inlaid table cabinet, the rising...

A William IV rosewood and mother-of-pearl inlaid table cabinet, the rising cover and doors to the frieze enclosing a fitted interior with drawers and writing slope -- 13¼in. wide

Lot #: 24

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 6 Nov 1991

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A late 18th century Chinese painting on glass depicting a bust length...

A late 18th century Chinese painting on glass depicting a bust length portrait of a young woman, head to dexter, wearing plumed bonnet -- 9¾in. x 7½in., in a giltwood frame

Lot #: 25

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 6 Nov 1991

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A pair of ormolu candlestick, the foliate chased sconces supported by a...

A pair of ormolu candlestick, the foliate chased sconces supported by a central column, surrounded by three swans, the concave trefoil bases, on bun feet, second quarter of of the 19th century -- 7in. high. (2

Lot #: 26

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 6 Nov 1991

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A 19th century Viennese cold painted bronze model of a bulldog -- 5¼in. long.

A 19th century Viennese cold painted bronze model of a bulldog -- 5¼in. long

Lot #: 27

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 6 Nov 1991

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A pair of 19th century Viennese cold painted bronzes of owls, each seated...

A pair of 19th century Viennese cold painted bronzes of owls, each seated on a pile of books -- 1¾in. high. (2

Lot #: 28

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 6 Nov 1991

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A George III mahogany three division tea caddy, with gabled top and moulded...

A George III mahogany three division tea caddy, with gabled top and moulded edges, the interior with concealed compartment -- 10in. wide

Lot #: 29

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 6 Nov 1991

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A Victorian papier mâché two division tea caddy of sarcophagous outline...

A Victorian papier mâché two division tea caddy of sarcophagous outline, painted in gilt and inlaid with mother-of-pearl -- 7in. wide

Lot #: 30

Estimate: £120 - £180

Date: 6 Nov 1991

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A pair of 19th century polychrome lamp bases, the fluted columns of bulbous...

A pair of 19th century polychrome lamp bases, the fluted columns of bulbous outline, on onion bases -- 13¾in. high. (2

Lot #: 32

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 6 Nov 1991

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A Regency mezzotint on glass commemorating the life of Admiral Lord Nelson...

A Regency mezzotint on glass commemorating the life of Admiral Lord Nelson, entitled A MONUMENTAL Tribute of RESPECT to the Memory of ADMIRAL LORD NELSON who in the Moment of VICTORY Gloriously fell, Fighting for his COUNTRY, by Stampa & Son, 74, Leather lane, London , published March 14th, 1806

Lot #: 35

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 6 Nov 1991

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A pair of Regency mezzotints on glass respectively entitled THE HAPPY...

A pair of Regency mezzotints on glass respectively entitled THE HAPPY COUPLE and THE PLEASURES OF INDIPENDENCE (sic), published by J. Muttoni, No.2 Hatton Wall, Hatton Garden -- 10in. x 14in., in Hogarth frames. (2

Lot #: 37

Estimate: £500 - £800

Date: 6 Nov 1991

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A pair of George II brass candlesticks, the knopped shafts on square, cut...

A pair of George II brass candlesticks, the knopped shafts on square, cut corner bases -- 7in. high. (2

Lot #: 38

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 6 Nov 1991

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An 18th century Neopolitan carved giltwood and polychrome figure of a...

An 18th century Neopolitan carved giltwood and polychrome figure of a saint, a child at her side -- 15½in. high

Lot #: 40

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 6 Nov 1991

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An 18th century Neopolitan carved giltwood and polychrome figure of a femal...

An 18th century Neopolitan carved giltwood and polychrome figure of a femal saint, holding cup and sheaf -- 18in. high

Lot #: 41

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 6 Nov 1991

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An 18th/19th century Continental carved oak model of a seated heraldic lion...

An 18th/19th century Continental carved oak model of a seated heraldic lion -- 20in. high

Lot #: 44

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 6 Nov 1991

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A pair of 19th century bronze vases, the twin handles with swan neck...

A pair of 19th century bronze vases, the twin handles with swan neck terminals, the bodies with raised classical friezes , on stepped bases with square plinths -- 15½in. high. (2

Lot #: 45

Estimate: £600 - £900

Date: 6 Nov 1991

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A 19th century French etched glass epergne, the ormolu and champléve enamel...

A 19th century French etched glass epergne, the ormolu and champléve enamel on stand, supported by three silvered putti, on a circular onyx base -- 15¼in. high

Lot #: 46

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 6 Nov 1991