Auction 17.10.2002

Christie's
New York, Rockefeller Center

Date of the auction: 17.10.2002

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A PAIR OF LOUIS XVI ORMOLU AND WHITE MARBLE THREE-LIGHT CANDLEABRA

A PAIR OF LOUIS XVI ORMOLU AND WHITE MARBLE THREE-LIGHT CANDLEABRA Late 18th century Each cast as a cassolette issuing candlearms, surmounted by an acorn finial, hung with acorns on a tripartite plinth with toupie feet 24in. (61cm.) high (2

Lot #: 2

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

Date: 17 Oct 2002

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A LOUIS XVI STYLE ORMOLU-MOUNTED SEVRES PORCELAIN BLUE GROUND BEAKER VASE

A LOUIS XVI STYLE ORMOLU-MOUNTED SEVRES PORCELAIN BLUE GROUND BEAKER VASE Circa 1896, green S. 96 lozenge mark The flanking mouth with beaded rim and suspending lush flower garlands, the lower portion with their applied reticulated musical trophies, the foot mounted with a laurel wreath and further

Lot #: 3

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

Date: 17 Oct 2002

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A pair of Louis XVI style ormolu and Carrara marble candlesticks

A pair of Louis XVI style ormolu and Carrara marble candlesticks 19th Century Each urn-form garland-hung socket inset with a circular beaded drip-pan, the tapering marble shaft bound with lion masks and laurel swags, on a spreading stop-fluted, laurel-wreathed and beaded circular foot, one bobèche

Lot #: 4

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

Date: 17 Oct 2002

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TWO FRENCH WAX BUSTS OF GENTLEMAN

TWO FRENCH WAX BUSTS OF GENTLEMAN 19th century Each on later cylindrical ormolu and patinated bronze stands, variation to size and color of busts The larger 14¾in. (37.5cm.) high (2

Lot #: 5

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,200

Date: 17 Oct 2002

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A Louis XVI style ormolu three-piece clock garniture

A Louis XVI style ormolu three-piece clock garniture Late 19th century The architectural clockcase surmounted by a Grecian urn and set with a circular dial with enamelled Roman chapters and twin-barrel movement, inscribed F16A/F.GAUTIER & J.ALBINET/RUE D'ABO...NO 3 , flanked by volutes, on a

Lot #: 6

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

Date: 17 Oct 2002

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A Louis XVI style ormolu and cut-glass twenty-light chandelier

A Louis XVI style ormolu and cut-glass twenty-light chandelier By Ferdinand Barbedienne, Circa 1880 Hung overall with beaded chains, prisms, and faceted drops, the domed corona with flowerhead finials above a spreading cage with ring support inscribed F. BARBEDIENNE , supporting five baluster

Lot #: 7

Estimate: US$10,000 - US$15,000

Date: 17 Oct 2002

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A SET OF THREE LOUIS XVI GILTWOOD CHAISES

A SET OF THREE LOUIS XVI GILTWOOD CHAISES Late 18th Century and regilt Each with a curved rectangular canted gadrooned, leaf-tip and piatstra- carved padded back and seat, two covered in grey-striped silk damask, the third covered in blue and cream striped damask, over a similarly carved bowed

Lot #: 9

Estimate: US$10,000 - US$15,000

Date: 17 Oct 2002

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A FRENCH GROS POINT NEEDLEWORK THREE PANEL SCREEN

A FRENCH GROS POINT NEEDLEWORK THREE PANEL SCREEN Second quarter 18th century Each panel worked with an overall design of flowers and foliage, repairs and replaced and rewoven sections, with handwritten nubmer H319x to hinges 78½in. (199cm.) high, 21¼in. (54cm.) wide, each panel

Lot #: 11

Estimate: US$7,000 - US$10,000

Date: 17 Oct 2002

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A LOUIS XV OAK CONSOLE TABLE

A LOUIS XV OAK CONSOLE TABLE Circa 1730, originally decorated With a serpentine red veined marble top above a pierced foliate-carved on cabriole legs carved with trailing vines joined by a pierced rocaille stretcher and scrolling feet, with inventory number 57880-X 34½in. (87.5cm.) high, 57in

Lot #: 12

Estimate: US$15,000 - US$25,000

Date: 17 Oct 2002

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A LOUIS XV/XVI GREY-PAINTED FAUTEUIL

A LOUIS XV/XVI GREY-PAINTED FAUTEUIL Attributed to Georges Jacob, circa 1775, redecorated The cartouche-shaped padded back and circular seat upholstered in blue velvet, the frame carved with ribbon-ties and beading on voluted foliate-carved legs, with handwritten numbers to underside 5349 and M3256

Lot #: 14

Estimate: US$10,000 - US$15,000

Date: 17 Oct 2002

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A fine Renaissance revival ormolu and cloisonne enamelled amphora-on-stand

A fine Renaissance revival ormolu and cloisonne enamelled amphora-on-stand By Ferdinand Barbedienne, Paris, Circa 1878 The elongated urn with tapering neck flanked by a pair of stylised leopard handles suspending openwork drops, decorated allover with raised polychrome flowers and Arabesques, the

Lot #: 15

Estimate: US$40,000 - US$60,000

Date: 17 Oct 2002

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A PAIR OF LOUIS XVI GILTWOOD CHAISES

A PAIR OF LOUIS XVI GILTWOOD CHAISES Late 18th Century Each oval back and seat upholstered in beige velvet, the frame carved with guilloche on spirally fluted turned tapering legs headed by rosettes, with inventory number 50256X to underside and with paper label to one, refreshments to gilding (2

Lot #: 16

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

Date: 17 Oct 2002

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A LOUIS XVI GILTWOOD FAUTEUIL A LA REINE

A LOUIS XVI GILTWOOD FAUTEUIL A LA REINE Stamped GAILLARD, late 18th century, regilt With a châpeau-de-gendarme padded back and seat with cushion upholstered in pale pink and gold silk, the guilloche frame carved with pendant bellflowers at the stiles, on stop-fluted turned tapering legs headed by

Lot #: 17

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

Date: 17 Oct 2002

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A LOUIS XV/XVI TULIPWOOD AND BOIS SATINE PARQUETRY PETITE COMMODE

A LOUIS XV/XVI TULIPWOOD AND BOIS SATINE PARQUETRY PETITE COMMODE Stamped I. DUBOIS and JME , circa 1765-70 The molded rectangular mottled red marble top above two slightly breakfront drawers veneered sans traverse with trellis cube parquetry on cabriole legs and foliate sabots, branded with a stamp

Lot #: 18

Estimate: US$7,000 - US$10,000

Date: 17 Oct 2002

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A LOUIS XV WALNUT CANAPE

A LOUIS XV WALNUT CANAPE Mid-18th century With a cartouche-shaped padded back and seat upholstered in crimson damask, the waved cartouche-shaped frame and seat rail carved with flowerheads and trailing foliage on eleven cabriole legs headed by foliage with scrolling toes, upholstery of seat

Lot #: 19

Estimate: US$20,000 - US$30,000

Date: 17 Oct 2002

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AN EARLY LOUIS XV GILTWOOD CONSOLE

AN EARLY LOUIS XV GILTWOOD CONSOLE Circa 1730 With a later serpentine faux marble top above a frieze centered by a ruffled shell and trailing carved flowerhead garlands on incurved cabriole legs headed by winged griffons and joined by a stretcher carved with confronting dolphins and nests, the later

Lot #: 20

Estimate: US$100,000 - US$200,000

Date: 17 Oct 2002

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A LOUIS XV PROVINCIAL FRUITWOOD, ELM AND BURR ELM BUREAU

A LOUIS XV PROVINCIAL FRUITWOOD, ELM AND BURR ELM BUREAU In the manner of Jean-Francois Hache, Mid-18th Century, remounted The slant front veneered with central musical trophy and enclosing a fitted interior with a well above two concealed frieze drawers and three long crossbanded drawers on bracket

Lot #: 23

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

Date: 17 Oct 2002

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A PAIR OF LOUIS XV GREY-PAINTED CHAISES EN OTTOMANE

A PAIR OF LOUIS XV GREY-PAINTED CHAISES EN OTTOMANE Mid-18th Century, one stamped four times N. HEURTAUT, the other stamped once Each with overscrolling rectangular back and seat with a cushion upholstered in blue floral silk, the molded frame on cabriole legs with scrolling toes, one inscribed in

Lot #: 24

Estimate: US$20,000 - US$30,000

Date: 17 Oct 2002

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A VENETIAN ROCOCO CREAM-PAINTED AND POLYCHROME-DECORATED COMMODE

A VENETIAN ROCOCO CREAM-PAINTED AND POLYCHROME-DECORATED COMMODE Mid-18th century, redecorated The molded serpentine top above two long drawers and waved apron on cabriole legs, decorated with reserves of chinoiserie figures in landscapes 32in. (81cm.) high, 48½in. (123cm.) wide, 22¾in. (58cm.) deep

Lot #: 26

Estimate: US$10,000 - US$20,000

Date: 17 Oct 2002

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A LOUIS XVI GREY-PAINTED MARQUISE

A LOUIS XVI GREY-PAINTED MARQUISE Late 18th Century The rectangular padded back and seat upholstered in yellow cut velvet on fluted turned tapering legs 42in. (107cm.) wide

Lot #: 28

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

Date: 17 Oct 2002

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A PAIR OF LOUIS XV STAINED BEECHWOOD FAUTEUILS

A PAIR OF LOUIS XV STAINED BEECHWOOD FAUTEUILS Mid-18th Century, in the manner of Tilliard, originally decorated Each cartouche-shaped padded back and seat upholstered in black cotton, the molded frames centered by clasps and trailing foliage on cabriole legs and scrolling foliate toes (2

Lot #: 29

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

Date: 17 Oct 2002

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A CIRCULAR POLYCHROME LACQUER AND GILT BRONZE LOW TABLE

A CIRCULAR POLYCHROME LACQUER AND GILT BRONZE LOW TABLE Probably by Maison Jansen The top centrally decorated wit a floral bouquet over a faux bamboo stand joined by an X-stretcher 20in. (51cm.) high, 33¼in. (84cm.) diameter

Lot #: 30

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

Date: 17 Oct 2002

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A PAIR OF LOUIS XVI GREY-PAINTED CANAPES EN CORBEILLE

A PAIR OF LOUIS XVI GREY-PAINTED CANAPES EN CORBEILLE Attributed to Georges Jacob, Late 18th Century Each ribbon-tied frame upholstered in pale pink silk damask, the seat rail centered by bows on stop-fluted turned tapering legs, restorations to seat-rails 57½in. (146cm.) wide (2

Lot #: 34

Estimate: US$20,000 - US$30,000

Date: 17 Oct 2002

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A LOUIS XVI AUBUSSON TAPESTRY PANEL

A LOUIS XVI AUBUSSON TAPESTRY PANEL Late 18th century Depicting a couple beasts in a landscape underneath a floral draped colonnade centering the monogram LPR under a coronet for Louis, Prince de Rohan, suspending a musical trophy, reduced in height, lacking outer slip at bottom 90¼ x 60in. (232 x

Lot #: 36

Estimate: US$10,000 - US$15,000

Date: 17 Oct 2002

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A NORTH GERMAN TAPESTRY CUSHION COVER

A NORTH GERMAN TAPESTRY CUSHION COVER Late 16th/Early 17th Century Depicting a scene of a knight and a lady within foliate surround, with coats of arms at lower corners, within a giltwood frame 24¼in. (56.5cm.) square

Lot #: 37

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

Date: 17 Oct 2002

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A NORTH GERMAN TAPESTRY CUSHION COVER

A NORTH GERMAN TAPESTRY CUSHION COVER Late 16th/Early 17th Century With central scene of bathers in floral border, within a giltwood frame 23¾ x 22¾in. (60.5 x 58cm

Lot #: 38

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

Date: 17 Oct 2002

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A LOUIS XVI BEAUVAIS TAPESTRY

A LOUIS XVI BEAUVAIS TAPESTRY Circa 1775 From the Pastorale a Palmiers series, with a central reserve of figures dancing beneath a maypole flanked by a border of palm fronds hung with encircled garlands and ribbons draperies, outer borders and top rewoven 129½ x 229in. (331 x 225 cm

Lot #: 40

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

Date: 17 Oct 2002

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A LOUIS XVI BEAUVAIS TAPESTRY

A LOUIS XVI BEAUVAIS TAPESTRY Circa 1775 From the Pastorale a Palmiers series, depicting a couple dancing underneath a maypole surrounded by courtly figures and flanked by an arcade of palm trees hung with ribbon-tied garlands on a rose ground, formerly framed 96½ x 75¼in. (240 x 190cm

Lot #: 41

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

Date: 17 Oct 2002

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A LOUIS XVI AUBUSSON SEAPORT TAPESTRY

A LOUIS XVI AUBUSSON SEAPORT TAPESTRY After Claude-Joseph Vernet, Late 18th Century Woven in wool, depicting a port scene from Vernet's Marines series, with courtly figures seated in rocky landscape with ships beyond, reduced in size with later border 90 x 120in. (228.5 x 305cm

Lot #: 42

Estimate: US$15,000 - US$25,000

Date: 17 Oct 2002

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A LOUIS XV AUBUSSON PASTORAL TAPESTRY

A LOUIS XV AUBUSSON PASTORAL TAPESTRY Second quarter 18th century, probably after Jacques Nicolas Juillard Depiciting a fête champêtre taking place outside of grotto with couples dining at tables in an extensive landscape, the border decorated with guilloche, areas of reweaving 109½ x 154.5in. (278

Lot #: 43

Estimate: US$15,000 - US$25,000

Date: 17 Oct 2002