Auction 18.06.1998

Christie's
New York, Park Avenue

Date of the auction: 18.06.1998

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CHINESE SCHOOL, late 18th century

CHINESE SCHOOL, late 18th century A Pair of Paintings: The Hongs at Canton and Whampoa Anchorage oil on glass 13 x 19in., each (2

Lot #: 175

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

Date: 18 Jun 1998

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CHINESE SCHOOL, 1847-1856

CHINESE SCHOOL, 1847-1856 A View of the Hongs at Canton oil on canvas 30 x 17in. sight

Lot #: 176

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

Date: 18 Jun 1998

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CHINESE SCHOOL, mid-19th century

CHINESE SCHOOL, mid-19th century A View of Macao from the North oil on canvas 17 x 30in

Lot #: 177

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

Date: 18 Jun 1998

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CHINESE SCHOOL, circa 1855

CHINESE SCHOOL, circa 1855 A View of Hong Kong from Kowloon oil on canvas 17 x 30in

Lot #: 178

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

Date: 18 Jun 1998

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CHINESE SCHOOL, mid-19th century

CHINESE SCHOOL, mid-19th century A View of the River oil on canvas 16 x 29in. sight

Lot #: 179

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

Date: 18 Jun 1998

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CHINESE SCHOOL, mid-19th century

CHINESE SCHOOL, mid-19th century Whampoa Anchorage oil on canvas 10 x 16in

Lot #: 180

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

Date: 18 Jun 1998

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CHINESE SCHOOL, mid-19th century

CHINESE SCHOOL, mid-19th century A View of the Hongs at Canton oil on canvas 17 x 30in

Lot #: 181

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

Date: 18 Jun 1998

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A QUEEN ANNE WALNUT CANDLESTAND

A QUEEN ANNE WALNUT CANDLESTAND Newport, 1730-1760 The circular dished top above a tapering ring-turned pedestal, on a tripartite base with cabriole legs and slipper feet 27in. high, 15in. diameter

Lot #: 182

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

Date: 18 Jun 1998

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A QUEEN ANNE MAHOGANY CANDLESTAND

A QUEEN ANNE MAHOGANY CANDLESTAND Attributed to Joseph Short (1771-1819), Newburyport, Massachusetts, 1790-1800 The oval top tilting above a tapering ring-turned pedestal, on a tripartite base with cabriole legs and slipper feet 27in. high, 15in. wide, 22in. deep

Lot #: 183

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

Date: 18 Jun 1998

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A QUEEN ANNE FIGURED-MAPLE DRESSING-TABLE

A QUEEN ANNE FIGURED-MAPLE DRESSING-TABLE Mid-Atlantic States, 1740-1760 The rectangular top with rounded corners above a conforming case with one long thumbmolded drawer over three short similar drawers above a shaped apron flanked by canted and fluted corners, on cabriole legs with shell-carved

Lot #: 184

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

Date: 18 Jun 1998

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A QUEEN ANNE MAPLE AND BIRCH TRAY-TOP TEA-TABLE

A QUEEN ANNE MAPLE AND BIRCH TRAY-TOP TEA-TABLE New England, 1740-1760 The rectangular tray top with concave molded edges above a cockbeaded surround over a conforming and shaped apron, on cabriole legs with pad-and-disc feet 27in. high, 30in. wide, 22in. deep

Lot #: 185

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

Date: 18 Jun 1998

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A QUEEN ANNE WALNUT DESK-ON-FRAME

A QUEEN ANNE WALNUT DESK-ON-FRAME Philadelphia, 1740-1760 In two sections: the upper with a rectangular top above a thumbmolded slant-lid enclosing a compartmented interior with a central prospect door enclosing four drawers and three secret drawers all flanked by six pigeonholes over twelve

Lot #: 186

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

Date: 18 Jun 1998

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A CHIPPENDALE MAHOGANY TILT-TOP TEA-TABLE

A CHIPPENDALE MAHOGANY TILT-TOP TEA-TABLE Philadelphia, 1760-1780 The circular dished top tilting and turning above a bird-cage support over a ring and compressed ball-turned pedestal, on a tripartite base with cabriole legs and ball-and-claw feet 29in. high, 33in. diameter

Lot #: 187

Estimate: US$20,000 - US$40,000

Date: 18 Jun 1998

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A QUEEN ANNE MAHOGANY EASY-CHAIR

A QUEEN ANNE MAHOGANY EASY-CHAIR Boston area, 1730-1760 The shaped crestrail above an upholstered canted back flanked by shaped wings over outscrolling arms above an over-upholstered seat with bowed front rail, on cabriole legs with pad-and-disc feet joined by baluster-turned H-stretchers 47in. high

Lot #: 188

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

Date: 18 Jun 1998

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A FEDERAL WALNUT CANDLESTAND

A FEDERAL WALNUT CANDLESTAND Philadelphia, late 18th century The circular dished-top tilting and turning above a birdcage support over a ring and urn-turned pedestal, on a tripartite base with cabriole legs and slipper feet 27in. high, 18in. diameter

Lot #: 189

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

Date: 18 Jun 1998

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A FEDERAL CHERRYWOOD CANDLESTAND

A FEDERAL CHERRYWOOD CANDLESTAND Connecticut, 1770-1790 The serpentine top with molded edge above a ring and baluster-turned pedestal, on a tripartite base with cabriole legs and slipper feet, one foot replaced 26in. high, 16in. wide, 16in. deep

Lot #: 190

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

Date: 18 Jun 1998

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A CHIPPENDALE MAPLE SLANT-FRONT DESK

A CHIPPENDALE MAPLE SLANT-FRONT DESK Possibly Salem, 1760-1780 The rectangular top above a thumbmolded slant-lid enclosing a compartmented interior comprising a prospect door with carved pinwheel flanked by four valanced pigeonholes over seven short drawers above a rectangular case fitted with four

Lot #: 191

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

Date: 18 Jun 1998

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A GEORGE II PARCEL-GILT WALNUT LOOKING-GLASS

A GEORGE II PARCEL-GILT WALNUT LOOKING-GLASS Mid-18th century The carved giltwood broken swan's-neck pediment terminating in carved rosettes issuing foliage centering a carved giltwood eagle on an orb above a similarly carved giltwood cornice over a veneered frame with giltwood surround enclosing a

Lot #: 192

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

Date: 18 Jun 1998

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A CHIPPENDALE CARVED WALNUT DRESSING-TABLE

A CHIPPENDALE CARVED WALNUT DRESSING-TABLE The rectangular molded top with double-cusped corners above a conforming case with one long thumbmolded drawer over three short thumbmolded drawers, the center with a foliate-carved shell and scrolling tendrils all flanked by fluted quarter-columns above a

Lot #: 193

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

Date: 18 Jun 1998

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A CHIPPENDALE CARVED WALNUT CHEST-OF-DRAWERS

A CHIPPENDALE CARVED WALNUT CHEST-OF-DRAWERS Philadelphia, 1760-1780 The rectangular molded top above a conforming case fitted with four graduated thumbmolded drawers flanked by fluted quarter columns, on ogee bracket feet, appears to retain original brasses 35in. high, 39.1/8in. wide, 24in. deep

Lot #: 194

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

Date: 18 Jun 1998

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A CHIPPENDALE CARVED MAHOGANY DROP-LEAF TABLE

A CHIPPENDALE CARVED MAHOGANY DROP-LEAF TABLE Newport, 1780-1800 The rectangular top with hinged leaves above a conforming frame, on stop-fluted Marlborough legs 27in. high, 40in. wide, 38in. deep

Lot #: 195

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

Date: 18 Jun 1998

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A FEDERAL INLAID MAHOGANY CARD-TABLE

A FEDERAL INLAID MAHOGANY CARD-TABLE Probably Valley of Virginia, 1790-1810 The hinged demi-lune top above a conforming case with line-inlaid edges, centering an inlaid vase with flowers, on square tapering legs headed by urns and with inlaid and incised cuffs 29in. high, 36in. wide, 35in. (open

Lot #: 196

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

Date: 18 Jun 1998

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A FEDERAL INLAID MAHOGANY PEMBROKE-TABLE

A FEDERAL INLAID MAHOGANY PEMBROKE-TABLE Eastern Connecticut or Rhode Island, 1795-1810 The rectangular molded bowed top with line-inlay enclosed by hinged shaped leaves above a conforming case fitted with one drawer and one sham drawer both flanked by inlaid reserves, on inlaid square tapering legs

Lot #: 197

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

Date: 18 Jun 1998

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TWO SIMILAR FEDERAL MAHOGANY LOLLING CHAIRS

TWO SIMILAR FEDERAL MAHOGANY LOLLING CHAIRS Attributed to Lemuel Churchill (active circa 1805-1828), Boston, 1805-1810 Each with a bowed crestrail above a conforming upholstered back over a D-shaped seat with curved arms above downswept molded arm supports continuing to molded tapering legs 43in

Lot #: 198

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

Date: 18 Jun 1998

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A FEDERAL MAHOGANY WORK-TABLE

A FEDERAL MAHOGANY WORK-TABLE New England, 1800-1810 The serpentine top above a straight-sided apron fitted with one drawer with veneered banded edge, on square tapering legs 29in. high, 20in. wide, 15in. deep

Lot #: 199

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

Date: 18 Jun 1998

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A FEDERAL MAHOGANY CANDLESTAND

A FEDERAL MAHOGANY CANDLESTAND Salem, 1800-1810 The molded rectangular top with serpentine edges tilting above a ring, baluster and urn-turned pedestal, on a tripartite base with cabriole legs and slipper feet 29in. high, 18in. wide, 18in. deep

Lot #: 200

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

Date: 18 Jun 1998

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A FEDERAL INLAID MAHOGANY SERPENTINE-FRONT CARD-TABLE

A FEDERAL INLAID MAHOGANY SERPENTINE-FRONT CARD-TABLE Mid-Atlantic States, 1790-1810 The serpentine hinged top with banded edge above a conforming veneered frame with geometric line-inlaid reserves over an inlaid banded edge, on square line-inlaid tapering legs with banded cuffs 29in. high, 36in

Lot #: 201

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$4,000

Date: 18 Jun 1998

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A FEDERAL CHERRYWOOD EASY-CHAIR

A FEDERAL CHERRYWOOD EASY-CHAIR Massachusetts, early 19th century The serpentine crestrail above an upholstered canted back flanked by shaped wings over outward scrolling arms above an over-upholstered seat over a serpentine seatrail, on molded square tapering legs 48in. high

Lot #: 202

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

Date: 18 Jun 1998

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A FEDERAL INLAID MAHOGANY MARBLE-TOP PIER-TABLE

A FEDERAL INLAID MAHOGANY MARBLE-TOP PIER-TABLE The demi-lune marble top above a conforming case fitted with one large line-inlaid drawer flanked by two similar sham drawers over a banded edge, on trapezoidal tapering legs inlaid with pendant bell flowers and cuffs 39in. high, 38in. wide, 19in. deep

Lot #: 203

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

Date: 18 Jun 1998

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A PAIR OF FEDERAL MAHOGANY VENEERED CARD-TABLES

A PAIR OF FEDERAL MAHOGANY VENEERED CARD-TABLES Baltimore, 1800-1810 Each with a hinged demi-lune top with inlaid edge above a conforming case with geometric line-inlay and banded edge, on square tapering legs with banded cuffs 29in. high, 37in. wide, 32in. (open) (2

Lot #: 204

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

Date: 18 Jun 1998