Auction 10.05.2004

Christie's
Kasteel van 's-Gravenwezel, Antwerp

Date of the auction: 10.05.2004 - 12.05.2004

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A FRENCH WALNUT BERGERE A L'OREILLE

A FRENCH WALNUT BERGERE A L'OREILLE SECOND HALF 19TH CENTURY Upholstered in pale faun material, the shaped apron carved with foliage on cabriole legs and scrolled feet, stencilled '1504' and 'PV' and inscribed in blue chalk 'Reison' and 'PN

Lot #: 1

Estimate: €3,000 - €5,000

Date: 10 May 2004 - 12 May 2004

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A LOUIS XV BEECH FAUTEUIL

A LOUIS XV BEECH FAUTEUIL THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY Upholstered in pale fawn material, ornately carved with a shaped seat-rail, on leaf carved cabriole legs and scrolled feet

Lot #: 2

Estimate: €4,000 - €6,000

Date: 10 May 2004 - 12 May 2004

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A LOUIS XV PROVINCIAL FRUITWOOD COMMODE

A LOUIS XV PROVINCIAL FRUITWOOD COMMODE THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY The top inlaid with a star above two short and two long drawers, on short cabriole feet, the handles replaced 34¼ in. (87 cm.) high; 50 in. (127 cm.) wide; 29½ in. (75 cm.) deep

Lot #: 3

Estimate: €8,000 - €12,000

Date: 10 May 2004 - 12 May 2004

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A LATE LOUIS XV PROVINCIAL WALNUT COMMODE

A LATE LOUIS XV PROVINCIAL WALNUT COMMODE THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY With three drawers and panelled sides, above a shaped apron centred by a panel of carved instruments and calculi, on scrolled feet, the metalwork later, one back foot replaced, two feet spliced 34 in. (86.5 cm.) high; 53½ in. (136

Lot #: 4

Estimate: €8,000 - €12,000

Date: 10 May 2004 - 12 May 2004

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A PAIR OF VENETIAN GLASS SIX-LIGHT CANDELABRA

A PAIR OF VENETIAN GLASS SIX-LIGHT CANDELABRA 18TH CENTURY, WITH SOME LATER PARTS, MADE AT MURANO The writhen scroll sconces and subsiduary foliate sprays in two registers about knopped stems and tripod bases, suspended with bell flower pendants overall 33 in. (83.8 cm.) high (2

Lot #: 5

Estimate: €8,000 - €12,000

Date: 10 May 2004 - 12 May 2004

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A PAIR OF ROCK CRYSTAL AND SILVERED-METAL MOUNTED CANDLESTICKS

A PAIR OF ROCK CRYSTAL AND SILVERED-METAL MOUNTED CANDLESTICKS DESIGNED BY AXEL VERVOORDT, MODERN 7¼ in. (18.4 cm.) high (2

Lot #: 6

Estimate: €2,000 - €3,000

Date: 10 May 2004 - 12 May 2004

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A PAIR OF ROCK CRYSTAL AND SILVERED-METAL MOUNTED CANDLESTICKS

A PAIR OF ROCK CRYSTAL AND SILVERED-METAL MOUNTED CANDLESTICKS DESIGNED BY AXEL VERVOORDT, MODERN 7¼ in. (18.4 cm.) high (2

Lot #: 7

Estimate: €2,000 - €3,000

Date: 10 May 2004 - 12 May 2004

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Martin Joseph Geeraerts (Antwerp 1707-1791)

Martin Joseph Geeraerts (Antwerp 1707-1791) MOSES DRIVING SHEPHERDS FROM THE WELL OF THE DAUGHTERS OF JETHRO - EN GRISAILLE Oil on canvas, unframed 105 x 105 in. (267 x 267 cm

Lot #: 8

Estimate: €22,000 - €28,000

Date: 10 May 2004 - 12 May 2004

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A SET OF FOUR NORTHERN EUROPEAN TERRACOTTA MODELS OF THE FOUR SEASONS

A SET OF FOUR NORTHERN EUROPEAN TERRACOTTA MODELS OF THE FOUR SEASONS 18TH CENTURY Each shown standing with attributes 39 in. (99 cm.) high (4

Lot #: 9

Estimate: €20,000 - €30,000

Date: 10 May 2004 - 12 May 2004

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A LOUIS XV PROVINCIAL WALNUT BUFFET

A LOUIS XV PROVINCIAL WALNUT BUFFET MID-18TH CENTURY With a pair of arched panelled doors enclosing a later shelf flanked by single panelled doors each enclosing a later shelf, above a waved frieze, on short cabriole legs and scroll feet, previously decorated 44 in. (112 cm.) high; 91 in. (231 cm

Lot #: 11

Estimate: €8,000 - €12,000

Date: 10 May 2004 - 12 May 2004

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A SET OF SIX ITALIAN CREAM-PAINTED SIDE CHAIRS

A SET OF SIX ITALIAN CREAM-PAINTED SIDE CHAIRS LAST QUARTER 18TH CENTURY Upholstered in beige material, the apron with foliate swags, on square tapering legs carved with husks and block feet, redecorated, traces of earlier blue decoration 39¼ in. (99.5 cm.) high (6

Lot #: 13

Estimate: €6,000 - €8,000

Date: 10 May 2004 - 12 May 2004

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A RARE MARSEILLE FAÏENCE MANGANESE-PURPLE FLORAL DINNER SERVICE

A RARE MARSEILLE FAÏENCE MANGANESE-PURPLE FLORAL DINNER SERVICE CIRCA 1750, JOSEPH FAUCHIER FACTORY After silver models, painted in violet de manganèse with a spray of flowers, the border with shell rocailles and branches, comprising:- a two-handled tripod oval tureen and cover, the domed cover en

Lot #: 14

Estimate: €35,000 - €45,000

Date: 10 May 2004 - 12 May 2004

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A PAIR OF REGENCY SILVER-PLATED TELESCOPIC THREE-LIGHT CANDELABRA

A PAIR OF REGENCY SILVER-PLATED TELESCOPIC THREE-LIGHT CANDELABRA CIRCA 1820 Each on circular base, cylindrical telescopic stem with three-light detachable top, with two reeded scroll branches with vase-shaped socket and detachable nozzles, the central socket with detachable cover and flame finial

Lot #: 15

Estimate: €1,000 - €1,500

Date: 10 May 2004 - 12 May 2004

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A LARGE GEORGE III SILVER-PLATED DINNER-SERVICE

A LARGE GEORGE III SILVER-PLATED DINNER-SERVICE CIRCA 1800 Comprising:- a large oval hot-water dish on four wooden supports with two partly wooden handles; a large dish-cover; two smaller dish-covers; a pair of smaller dish-covers and five graduated oval meat-dishes, each cover domed with gadrooned

Lot #: 16

Estimate: €4,000 - €6,000

Date: 10 May 2004 - 12 May 2004

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A LOUIS XVI-STYLE GILT-BRASS LANTERN

A LOUIS XVI-STYLE GILT-BRASS LANTERN LATE 19TH EARLY 20TH CENTURY Of cylindrical form hung with four-light pendent fittings 37 in. (94 cm.) high

Lot #: 17

Estimate: €4,000 - €6,000

Date: 10 May 2004 - 12 May 2004

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A LOUIS XVI PROVINCIAL WALNUT ENCOIGNURE

A LOUIS XVI PROVINCIAL WALNUT ENCOIGNURE CIRCA 1775 With later cornice above a laurel-swagged frieze and a pair of double fielded doors enclosing four later shelves, the lower section with later top above a pair of conforming panelled doors enclosing a later shelf, with shaped stepped apron on

Lot #: 18

Estimate: €6,000 - €10,000

Date: 10 May 2004 - 12 May 2004

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A PAIR OF BRECHE-VIOLETTE MARBLE URNS

A PAIR OF BRECHE-VIOLETTE MARBLE URNS DESIGNED BY AXEL VERVOORDT, MODERN Of campaña form 24 in. (61 cm.) high (2

Lot #: 19

Estimate: €3,200 - €4,800

Date: 10 May 2004 - 12 May 2004

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A LOUIS XVI PROVINCIAL WALNUT CONCAVE ENCOIGNURE

A LOUIS XVI PROVINCIAL WALNUT CONCAVE ENCOIGNURE CIRCA 1775 With later cornice above a laurel-swagged frieze and a pair double fielded doors divided by fluted pilasters, enclosing four later shelves, above a pair conforming doors enclosing one later shelf, probably originally fitted, restorations to

Lot #: 20

Estimate: €7,000 - €10,000

Date: 10 May 2004 - 12 May 2004

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A PAIR OF FRENCH CAST-IRON ORNAMENTAL URNS

A PAIR OF FRENCH CAST-IRON ORNAMENTAL URNS BY MIGNON, LATE 19TH EARLY 20TH CENTURY, LATER ADAPTED AS TABLE LAMPS The bases with cast signature 'MIGNON' 13½ in. (34.3 cm.) excluding fitting (2

Lot #: 22

Estimate: €1,200 - €1,600

Date: 10 May 2004 - 12 May 2004

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A BRONZE MODEL OF A HAND

A BRONZE MODEL OF A HAND 19TH CENTURY Mounted on a spreading circular base 9 in. (20.8 cm.) high

Lot #: 23

Estimate: €700 - €1,000

Date: 10 May 2004 - 12 May 2004

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A GEORGE III MAHOGANY TRIPOD TABLE

A GEORGE III MAHOGANY TRIPOD TABLE THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY The circular moulded tilt-top above a spirally-fluted shaft, on cabriole legs and pointed pad feet 27½ in. (70 cm.) high; 37 in. (94 cm.) diameter

Lot #: 24

Estimate: €3,000 - €5,000

Date: 10 May 2004 - 12 May 2004

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AN AUSTRIAN CUT-STEEL-MOUNTED EBONIZED WORK-BOX

AN AUSTRIAN CUT-STEEL-MOUNTED EBONIZED WORK-BOX EARLY 19TH CENTURY, VIENNA Mounted with faceted studs depicting an eternity serpent, enclosing a fitted interior and mirror 2¼ in. (6 cm.) high; 14 in. (36 cm.) wide; 7½ in. (19 cm.) deep

Lot #: 25

Estimate: €2,000 - €3,000

Date: 10 May 2004 - 12 May 2004

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A GEORGE III MAHOGANY TRIPOD TABLE

A GEORGE III MAHOGANY TRIPOD TABLE MID-18TH CENTURY The single piece circular tilt-top on a bird-cage action with spirals-turn column on down-swept legs terminating in pad feet 28 in. (71 cm.) high; 32½ in. (82.5 cm.) diameter

Lot #: 26

Estimate: €5,000 - €8,000

Date: 10 May 2004 - 12 May 2004

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A FRENCH BRONZE MODEL OF A RECUMBENT LION

A FRENCH BRONZE MODEL OF A RECUMBENT LION EARLY 19TH CENTURY, AFTER CANOVA On a varigated red-marble plinth 8¼ in. (21 cm.) long

Lot #: 27

Estimate: €1,200 - €1,600

Date: 10 May 2004 - 12 May 2004

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A GEORGE III SILVER-PLATED WINE-COOLER

A GEORGE III SILVER-PLATED WINE-COOLER CIRCA 1800 Vase-shaped, on circular moulded and raised base, the lower part with four palmette leaves and horizontal flutes, two engraved crests in circular medallions, two lion and ring handles, reeded upper band 10 7/8 in. (27.8 cm.) high

Lot #: 28

Estimate: €800 - €1,200

Date: 10 May 2004 - 12 May 2004

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AN 'OPEN ARMS' SOFA

AN 'OPEN ARMS' SOFA DESIGNED BY AXEL VERVOORDT, MODERN With an arched back an outswept arms, upholstered in green cotton 102 in. (259 cm.) wide

Lot #: 30

Estimate: €4,000 - €6,000

Date: 10 May 2004 - 12 May 2004

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A PAIR OF IRISH REGENCY MAHOGANY RECLINING OPEN ARMCHAIRS

A PAIR OF IRISH REGENCY MAHOGANY RECLINING OPEN ARMCHAIRS FIRST QUARTER 19TH CENTURY Upholstered in chestnut hide, the arms with scroll ends above a sliding adjustable seat, on turned tapering octagonal legs terminating in brass caps and castors (2

Lot #: 32

Estimate: €8,000 - €12,000

Date: 10 May 2004 - 12 May 2004

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A FRENCH ARCHITECTURAL MODEL WITH DORMER WINDOW

A FRENCH ARCHITECTURAL MODEL WITH DORMER WINDOW 19TH CENTURY Shown part open, applied with paper architects label 17¼ in. (44 cm.) high; 7½ in. (19 cm.) wide

Lot #: 33

Estimate: €800 - €1,200

Date: 10 May 2004 - 12 May 2004

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A PAIR OF ITALIAN ALABASTER TWIN HANDLED VASES

A PAIR OF ITALIAN ALABASTER TWIN HANDLED VASES 19TH CENTURY On cylindrical plinths and square section bases 17¾ in. (45 cm.) high (2

Lot #: 34

Estimate: €2,500 - €4,000

Date: 10 May 2004 - 12 May 2004

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A SHEET METAL AND BRASS MODEL OF A STAIRCASE

A SHEET METAL AND BRASS MODEL OF A STAIRCASE 19TH CENTURY Worked with thirteen steps winding around a central column on a rectangular polished brass plate 10¼ in. (26 cm.) high; 8 in. (20 cm.) wide; 6 in. (15 cm.) deep

Lot #: 35

Estimate: €2,000 - €3,000

Date: 10 May 2004 - 12 May 2004