Auction 17.01.2012

Christie's
17 January 2012, London, South Kensington

Date of the auction: 17.01.2012

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A PAIR OF GILTMETAL HALL LANTERNS

A PAIR OF GILTMETAL HALL LANTERNS LATE 20TH CENTURY Each with ball finial and suspension loop 32 in. (82 cm.) high (2

Lot #: 1

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 17 Jan 2012

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A PAIR OF RESTAURATION STYLE MAHOGANY BERGERES

A PAIR OF RESTAURATION STYLE MAHOGANY BERGERES LATE 19TH CENTURY Each with a curved back, the uprights carved with swan heads, covered in black and gold silk, on turned legs headed by rosettes, one numbered '74' to the underside 37 in. (94 cm.) high; 24½ in. (62 cm.) wide; 20 in. (51 cm.) deep (2

Lot #: 2

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 17 Jan 2012

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A SOUTH GERMAN BIEDERMEIER WALNUT SOFA

A SOUTH GERMAN BIEDERMEIER WALNUT SOFA SECOND QUARTER 19TH CENTURY The padded back and scrolled arms covered in black velvet 35 in. (89 cm.) high; 90½ in. (230 cm.) wide; 30½ in. (78 cm.) deep

Lot #: 3

Estimate: £1,200 - £1,800

Date: 17 Jan 2012

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A BIEDERMEIER EBONISED AND BIRCH ARMOIRE

A BIEDERMEIER EBONISED AND BIRCH ARMOIRE MID-19TH CENTURY With serpentine-shaped cornice above two panelled double-doors mirrored to the inside, on tapering feet, old shipping label to the inside numbered '5823', the mirror plate to the inside of the left door broken and mostly lacking 82¾ in. (210

Lot #: 4

Estimate: £600 - £900

Date: 17 Jan 2012

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A BIEDERMEIER EBONISED AND MAPLE ESCRITOIRE

A BIEDERMEIER EBONISED AND MAPLE ESCRITOIRE CIRCA 1830 The cavetto cornice above a frieze drawer and a hinged fall-front enclosing a fitted interior, above three long drawers on a rectangular plinth 58 in. (147.5 cm.) high; 33 in. (99 cm.) wide; 19¼ in. (49 cm.) deep

Lot #: 5

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 17 Jan 2012

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A PAIR OF EBONISED AND BLACK COTTON UPHOLSTERED SOFAS

A PAIR OF EBONISED AND BLACK COTTON UPHOLSTERED SOFAS MODERN The cushions sold separately 30 in. (76 cm.) high; 93 in. (236 cm.) wide; 44 in. (112 cm.) deep (2

Lot #: 6

Estimate: £2,500 - £4,000

Date: 17 Jan 2012

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TWENTY-SIX BLACK AND GOLD SATIN AND RAW SILK CUSHIONS

TWENTY-SIX BLACK AND GOLD SATIN AND RAW SILK CUSHIONS MODERN Together with four loose cushions (26

Lot #: 7

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 17 Jan 2012

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A PAIR OF ENGLISH PAPIER-MACHE LAMPS

A PAIR OF ENGLISH PAPIER-MACHE LAMPS LATE 19TH EARLY 20TH CENTURY Fitted for electricity 27 in. (68 cm.) high, excluding fitment (2

Lot #: 8

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,500

Date: 17 Jan 2012

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A SET OF SIX GLASS STORM LANTERNS

A SET OF SIX GLASS STORM LANTERNS MODERN 17½ in. (44.5 cm.) high (6

Lot #: 9

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 17 Jan 2012

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A PAIR OF NORTH ITALIAN BLACK-PAINTED AND PARCEL-GILT CARVED WALL TROPHIES

A PAIR OF NORTH ITALIAN BLACK-PAINTED AND PARCEL-GILT CARVED WALL TROPHIES LATE 19TH EARLY 20TH CENTURY Each pierced with crested helmet, oak leaves, spears and hunting horns 33½ in. (85 cm.) high (2

Lot #: 10

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 17 Jan 2012

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A SET OF FIVE GLASS STORM LANTERNS

A SET OF FIVE GLASS STORM LANTERNS MODERN Three larger and two smaller 16½ in. (42 cm.) high; and smaller (5

Lot #: 11

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 17 Jan 2012

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A PAIR OF VENETIAN POLYCHROME-PAINTED AND PARCEL-GILT BLACKAMOORS

A PAIR OF VENETIAN POLYCHROME-PAINTED AND PARCEL-GILT BLACKAMOORS LATE 19TH CENTURY Modelled as male and female figures dressed in the Renaissance style holding a drape in one arm, on a simulated-mable column and paw feet, losses and decoration refreshed 47¼ in. (120 cm.) high (2

Lot #: 12

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 17 Jan 2012

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A PAIR OF SLATE OBLELISKS

A PAIR OF SLATE OBLELISKS MODERN With giltwood ball finial 98½ in. (250 cm.) high (2

Lot #: 13

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 17 Jan 2012

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AN IRISH EBONISED AND PARCEL-GILT MIRROR

AN IRISH EBONISED AND PARCEL-GILT MIRROR 19TH CENTURY The oval plate within two bands of facet-cut glass beads 31 in. (79 cm.) x 25 in. (63.5 cm

Lot #: 14

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 17 Jan 2012

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A SOUTH-GERMAN BURR-BIRCH EBONISED AND PARCEL-GILT CENTRE TABLE

A SOUTH-GERMAN BURR-BIRCH EBONISED AND PARCEL-GILT CENTRE TABLE EEARLY 20TH CENTURY The circular top decorated with stylized foliate border above three addorsed dolphins on concave tripartite base and bun feet, distressed, losses 30¼ in. (77 cm.) high; 35 in. (89 cm.) diameter

Lot #: 15

Estimate: £700 - £1,000

Date: 17 Jan 2012

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A LOUIS PHILIPPE EBONISED PIER TABLE

A LOUIS PHILIPPE EBONISED PIER TABLE CIRCA 1840 The rectangular dark-grey marble top above two column-support and concave undertier, on turned feet 37¼ in. (94.5 cm.) high; 38 in. (97 cm.) wide; 19 in. (48 cm.) deep

Lot #: 16

Estimate: £600 - £900

Date: 17 Jan 2012

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A PAIR OF DUTCH BRASS-INLAID MAHOGANY SIDE CHAIRS

A PAIR OF DUTCH BRASS-INLAID MAHOGANY SIDE CHAIRS EARLY 19TH CENTURY Each with curved back and close-nailed green leather padded seat on baluster legs 33 in. (84 cm.) high; 18½ in. (47 cm) wide; 16¾ in. (42.5 cm.) deep (2

Lot #: 17

Estimate: £600 - £900

Date: 17 Jan 2012

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A SET OF FIVE ORIENTAL BLACK-PAINTED AND LEATHER-COVERED TRUNKS

A SET OF FIVE ORIENTAL BLACK-PAINTED AND LEATHER-COVERED TRUNKS 20TH CENTURY Each with wrought-iron hinge and handles 33 in. (84 cm.) wide; and smaller (5

Lot #: 19

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 17 Jan 2012

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A PAIR OF AUSTRIAN BIEDERMEIER FRUITWOOD AND CHECQUER-BANDED SIDE TABLES

A PAIR OF AUSTRIAN BIEDERMEIER FRUITWOOD AND CHECQUER-BANDED SIDE TABLES 19TH CENTURY Each with a circular top above a small frieze drawer on lyre-shaped support, concave-shaped circular plith and turned feet, one with label to the underside 'NEWEL ART GALLERIES'; inscribed in white chalk '530', the

Lot #: 20

Estimate: £1,200 - £1,800

Date: 17 Jan 2012

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A PAIR OF BIEDERMEIER BIRCH AND AMARANTH CYLINDRICAL CUPBOARDS

A PAIR OF BIEDERMEIER BIRCH AND AMARANTH CYLINDRICAL CUPBOARDS MID-19TH CENTURY Each with a white marble top, above a door enclosing a shelf, on a plinth base 32 in. (82.5 cm.) high; 16 in. (40.5 cm.) diameter (2

Lot #: 21

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,500

Date: 17 Jan 2012

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A BIEDERMEIER SATIN-BIRCH CHEST

A BIEDERMEIER SATIN-BIRCH CHEST SECOND HALF 19TH CENTURY The cavetto moulded cornice above ten graduated drawers with bracket feet, each drawer with a hinged fall-front 74 in. (188 cm.) high; 23¾ in. (60.5 cm.) wide; 18 in. (46 cm.) wide

Lot #: 22

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,500

Date: 17 Jan 2012

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A BIEDERMEIER SATIN-BIRCH MERIDIENNE

A BIEDERMEIER SATIN-BIRCH MERIDIENNE MID-19TH CENTURY With stepped and scrolling back, with scrolled arms and padded seat on outsplayed scrolled legs, remains of a label on the reverse '....H.D.BA....' 39¾ IN. (101 CM.) HIGH; 79 IN. (201 CM.) WIDE; 28 IN. (71 CM.) DEEP

Lot #: 23

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 17 Jan 2012

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A PAIR OF MID-VICTORIAN SATINWOOD AND TULIPWOOD-BANDED BOOKCASES

A PAIR OF MID-VICTORIAN SATINWOOD AND TULIPWOOD-BANDED BOOKCASES CIRCA 1840 THE OPEN SUPERSTRUCTURE WITH MOULDED CORNICE AND ADJUSTABLE DRAWERS, ABOVE A PANELLED CUPBOARD, ONE WITH DEPOSITORY LABEL FOR 'R. STRAHAN & CO LTD. N. 7739' and numbered with white chalk on the back '3158', the other also

Lot #: 24

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 17 Jan 2012

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A PAIR OF MAHOGANY STOOLS

A PAIR OF MAHOGANY STOOLS MODERN With close-nailed horse-hair woven seat and sabre legs 16 in. (40.5 cm.) high; 21¾ in. (55.5 cm.) wide; 12¾ in. (32.5 cm.) deep (2

Lot #: 25

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 17 Jan 2012

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A PAIR OF VICTORIAN EBONISED AND PARCEL-GILT TÔLE COAL PURDONIUMS

A PAIR OF VICTORIAN EBONISED AND PARCEL-GILT TÔLE COAL PURDONIUMS CIRCA 1830 Each with domed covers, different sizes, one inscribed 'W' to the front 20 in. (51 cm.) high; and smaller (2

Lot #: 26

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 17 Jan 2012

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A VICTORIAN CAST-IRON AND RED TÔLE-PEINTE LOG BASKET

A VICTORIAN CAST-IRON AND RED TÔLE-PEINTE LOG BASKET CIRCA 1840 13 in. (33 cm.) high; 17 in. (43 cm.) wide

Lot #: 28

Estimate: £500 - £800

Date: 17 Jan 2012

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After Thomas Sheraton

After Thomas Sheraton Sixteen designs for furniture engravings, from the Cabinet-Maker and Upholsterer's Drawing book S. 15 x 19½ in. (38 x 24 cm.) and smaller with 6 engraved designs for beds and chairs by I & J. Taylor, London (22

Lot #: 29

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 17 Jan 2012

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A collection of twenty-four French 18th century architectural and furniture...

A collection of twenty-four French 18th century architectural and furniture designs engravings, 1 coloured S. 15 x 9½ in. (38 x 24 cm.) (24

Lot #: 30

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 17 Jan 2012

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After Thomas Chippendale

After Thomas Chippendale Twenty-one designs for furniture including a: Gothick Bed; Chairs; A Picture Frame; French Chairs; Chinese Sopha; and Dome Bed engravings from Chippendale's Director S. 10 x 15 in. (25.5 x 38 cm.) (21

Lot #: 31

Estimate: £700 - £1,000

Date: 17 Jan 2012

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After De la Fosse

After De la Fosse Forty-Five designs for 18th Century French furniture engravings S. 14 x 19½ in. (35.5 x 24 cm.) (45

Lot #: 32

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 17 Jan 2012