Auction 22.10.2003

Christie's
New York, Rockefeller Center

Date of the auction: 22.10.2003 - 23.10.2003

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A PAIR OF SEVRES BLEU CELESTE OVAL BOTTLE COOLERS (SCEAU 'A LIQUEUR OVAL')

A PAIR OF SEVRES BLEU CELESTE OVAL BOTTLE COOLERS (SCEAU 'A LIQUEUR OVAL') Blue interlaced L's enclosing date letter P for 1768, painter's mark for Pierre jeune , and inciswed CC to both Each of typical shaped oval form with gilt-enriched acanthus and scroll handles, painted on one side with a loose

Lot #: 251

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

Date: 22 Oct 2003 - 23 Oct 2003

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A SEVRES QUATREFOIL TRAY

A SEVRES QUATREFOIL TRAY Blue interlaced L's enclosing date letters dd for 1781, painter's mark for Cornailles, gilder's mark for Vincent The moulded rim with overlapping scroll ends at the junction of the lobes, the handles as gilt ribbons, the tails of the bows extending along the rim, the center

Lot #: 254

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

Date: 22 Oct 2003 - 23 Oct 2003

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A SEVRES JEWELLED BLEU NOUVEAU ASSEMBLED PART TEA AND CHOCOLATE SERVICE

A SEVRES JEWELLED BLEU NOUVEAU ASSEMBLED PART TEA AND CHOCOLATE SERVICE Circa 1780, gilt interlaced L's marks, painter's marks for Le Guay l'aîné With interlaced richly gilt and jewelled ribbons enclosing pendant leaves between gilt bands and white jewelled beaded borders, comprising: A globular

Lot #: 255

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

Date: 22 Oct 2003 - 23 Oct 2003

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A FRENCH GILT-SEEDED BLUE-GROUND VASE CLOCK (PENDULE À CERCLES TOURNANTE)

A FRENCH GILT-SEEDED BLUE-GROUND VASE CLOCK (PENDULE À CERCLES TOURNANTE) 19th century, incised script N mark and H Based on an 18th century model by Niderviller, the oviform vase with waisted pyramidal neck applied with stiff acanthus leaves and integral stopper with pinecone finial, painted front

Lot #: 256

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

Date: 22 Oct 2003 - 23 Oct 2003

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A SEVRES WASHED PALE BLUE BISCUIT PORTRAIT MEDALLION OF LOUIS XVI

A SEVRES WASHED PALE BLUE BISCUIT PORTRAIT MEDALLION OF LOUIS XVI Circa 1785, incised in script along the truncation Sèvres and on the reverse B for Brachard Truncated at the neck, his head to left, his hair curled at the ears and secured in a queue with a ribbon at the nape of his neck 4 1/8in

Lot #: 258

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

Date: 22 Oct 2003 - 23 Oct 2003

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A SEVRES (HARD PASTE) BLUE GROUND TOPOGRAPHICAL PLATE

A SEVRES (HARD PASTE) BLUE GROUND TOPOGRAPHICAL PLATE Iron-red stencilled Manufacture Imperiale mark and date cypher for 1807, incised 1161 Mon Painted with a view of Prince Murat and his troops entering the city of Vienna, named in French on the underside, the cobalt blue border stencilled in gilt

Lot #: 262

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

Date: 22 Oct 2003 - 23 Oct 2003

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A PAIR OF SILVER MOUNTED FRENCH (MOUSTIERS) FAIENCE BLUE AND WHITE TRAYS

A PAIR OF SILVER MOUNTED FRENCH (MOUSTIERS) FAIENCE BLUE AND WHITE TRAYS Second quarter of the 18th century, the mounts with export marks post 1835 Each typically painted in the style of Jean Berain with monkeys teasing dogs, spinxes, birds, masks, shells and scrolls within a border of strapwork and

Lot #: 265

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

Date: 22 Oct 2003 - 23 Oct 2003

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TWO SAINT-CLOUD GADROONED BLUE AND WHITE TREMBLEUSE CUPS AND SAUCERS

TWO SAINT-CLOUD GADROONED BLUE AND WHITE TREMBLEUSE CUPS AND SAUCERS Circa 1720, blue S t.C/T marks to both, the larger also with a blue h Both with a border of lappets in the style rayonnant above the gadrooned lower portion, one a large tapering cylindrical cup, the other a teabowl 5¾in. (14.6cm

Lot #: 267

Estimate: US$500 - US$700

Date: 22 Oct 2003 - 23 Oct 2003

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A THREE MENNECY SPIRAL-FLUTE CUSTARD-CUPS AND COVERS AND A POMMADE POT AND...

A THREE MENNECY SPIRAL-FLUTE CUSTARD-CUPS AND COVERS AND A POMMADE POT AND COVER Circa 1760, D.V. mark to the custard cup with the blue rim, that with pink rim painted with a large tulip and to the pommade pot Each baluster-form custard-cup with domed cover and berry finial, two with pink rims, one

Lot #: 268

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,200

Date: 22 Oct 2003 - 23 Oct 2003

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A SILVER-GILT MOUNTED MENNECY OVAL SNUFF-BOX

A SILVER-GILT MOUNTED MENNECY OVAL SNUFF-BOX Circa 1762-1768, the mounts with the decharge for Jean-Jacques Prevost Painted with loose bouquets on the trellis-moulded ground, the interior of the cover with a similar bouquet 2½in. (6.4cm.) long

Lot #: 269

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,200

Date: 22 Oct 2003 - 23 Oct 2003

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A SEVRES LOBED MUSTARD-POT STAND (PLATEAU DE MOUTARDIER)

A SEVRES LOBED MUSTARD-POT STAND (PLATEAU DE MOUTARDIER) Blue interlaced L's enclosing date letter K for 1763, painter's mark for Catrice Painted in camaïeu rose with flower garlands suspended in a lozenge shape between four ribbon-tied bows, gilt dentil rim 7in. (17.7cm.) long

Lot #: 271

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

Date: 22 Oct 2003 - 23 Oct 2003

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A SEVRES CAMAIEU ROSE CUP AND A SAUCER (GOBELET 'LITRON' ET UNE SOUCOUPE...

A SEVRES CAMAIEU ROSE CUP AND A SAUCER (GOBELET 'LITRON' ET UNE SOUCOUPE, 4EME GRANDEUR) Blue interlaced L's enclosing date letter D for 1756/1757 to the cup, date letter F for 1758/1759, different unidentifed painter's marks to each The cup painted in camaïeu rose with birds in a landscape

Lot #: 272

Estimate: US$500 - US$700

Date: 22 Oct 2003 - 23 Oct 2003

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A SEVRES THREE-FOOTED CREAM-JUG (POT A LAIT 'A TROIS PIEDS', 2EME GRANDEUR)

A SEVRES THREE-FOOTED CREAM-JUG (POT A LAIT 'A TROIS PIEDS', 2EME GRANDEUR) 1772-1780 Painted with a garland of flowers suspended from gilt rings in turn suspended from two puce lines entwined in gilt 4in. (10.2cm.) high

Lot #: 273

Estimate: US$500 - US$700

Date: 22 Oct 2003 - 23 Oct 2003

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A SEVRES BALLOONING SAUCER (SOUCOUPE 'LITRON', 3EME GRANDEUR)

A SEVRES BALLOONING SAUCER (SOUCOUPE 'LITRON', 3EME GRANDEUR) Purple interlaced L's, date letters gg for 1784 below, painter's mark for Viellard, père Painted with a hot air balloon and gondola rising up above a fantasy island and bridge, the border with concentric bands of gilt garlands, entwined

Lot #: 274

Estimate: US$600 - US$800

Date: 22 Oct 2003 - 23 Oct 2003

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A SEVRES LATER-DECORATED GREEN-GROUND PLATE

A SEVRES LATER-DECORATED GREEN-GROUND PLATE The porcelain 18th century, the decoration mid-19th century, spurious marks The center with a large trophy, the border with three panels of flowers reserved within gilt cartouches on the green ground further gilt with foliate scrolls and crossed garlands 9

Lot #: 276

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 22 Oct 2003 - 23 Oct 2003

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A SEVRES LATER DECORATED PINK-GROUND SUGAR-BOWL AND COVER (POT A SUCRE...

A SEVRES LATER DECORATED PINK-GROUND SUGAR-BOWL AND COVER (POT A SUCRE 'HEBERT' ET SON COUVERCLE, 3EME GRANDEUR) The porcelain circa 1764, the decoration 19th century The slightly domed cover with ranunculus finial, the cover and pot painted on each side with a loose bouquet reserved within a chased

Lot #: 277

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 22 Oct 2003 - 23 Oct 2003

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TWO SEVRES OVAL DISHES (COMPOTIER OVAL)

TWO SEVRES OVAL DISHES (COMPOTIER OVAL) Purple interlaced L's enclosing date letter T for 1772 and painter's mark for Nöel to one; blue interlaced L's enclosing date letter U for 1773, painter's marks for Méreaud, le jeune and for Rouselle Each painted with scattered bouquets within

Lot #: 278

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

Date: 22 Oct 2003 - 23 Oct 2003

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A SEVRES MONTEITH (SCEAU OVAL CRENELLES)

A SEVRES MONTEITH (SCEAU OVAL CRENELLES) Circa 1760, painter's mark for Rosset The scalloped oval bowl with foliate scroll handles, painted with loose bouquets beneath the blue-line-and-gilt-dash rim and footrim 11in. (28cm.) long

Lot #: 279

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

Date: 22 Oct 2003 - 23 Oct 2003

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A SEVRES BLEU CELESTE POINTILLE CUP AND SAUCER (GOBELET 'HEBERT' ET SA...

A SEVRES BLEU CELESTE POINTILLE CUP AND SAUCER (GOBELET 'HEBERT' ET SA SOUCOUPE, 2EME GRANDEUR) Blue interlaced L's enclosing date letter R for 1770, painter's mark for Fontaine Painted en grisaille with a putto and military trophies reserved on the bleu celeste ground with beau bleu pointillé

Lot #: 280

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

Date: 22 Oct 2003 - 23 Oct 2003

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A SEVRES BISCUIT FIGURE GROUP: LES PETITS DANSEURS OR LA DANSE...

A SEVRES BISCUIT FIGURE GROUP: LES PETITS DANSEURS OR LA DANSE ALLEMANDE-FRANCAISE Circa 1765, incised F mark for Falconet Finely modelled as a couple in rural dress dancing and gazing into each other's eyes, on flat circular base 5 1/8in. (13cm.) high

Lot #: 281

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

Date: 22 Oct 2003 - 23 Oct 2003

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A SEVRES SKY BLUE TAILLANDIER GROUND TEAPOT AND COVER (THEIERE 'CALABRE' ET...

A SEVRES SKY BLUE TAILLANDIER GROUND TEAPOT AND COVER (THEIERE 'CALABRE' ET SA COUVERCLE) Blue interlaced L's enclosing date letters hh for 1785, painter's mark for Vincent Taillandier, gilder's mark for Boileau le jeune The oviform pot with a band of foliate scrolls on the shoulder above the

Lot #: 282

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

Date: 22 Oct 2003 - 23 Oct 2003

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A SEVRES GILT SEEDED-GROUND PART TEA SERVICE (DEJEUNER 'HEBERT')

A SEVRES GILT SEEDED-GROUND PART TEA SERVICE (DEJEUNER 'HEBERT') Blue interlaced L's enclosing date letter q for 1769, painter's mark for Phillipe Xhrouet Painted with a band of linked wreaths of berried laurel, flowers and gilt laurel reserved on a gilt sablé ground reserved with blue dots between

Lot #: 283

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

Date: 22 Oct 2003 - 23 Oct 2003

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A SEVRES BLUE NOUVEAU TAILLANDIER CUP AND SAUCER (GOBELET 'LITRON' ET SA...

A SEVRES BLUE NOUVEAU TAILLANDIER CUP AND SAUCER (GOBELET 'LITRON' ET SA SOUCOUPE, 2EME GRANDEUR) Blue interlaced L's enclosing date letter r for 1770, painter's mark for Morin Painted with typical quayside scenes, the border with concentric bands of gilt oeil-de-perdrix and of trailing laurel

Lot #: 284

Estimate: US$6,000 - US$8,000

Date: 22 Oct 2003 - 23 Oct 2003

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A SEVRES GREEN-GROUND CUP AND SAUCER (GOBELET 'LITRON' ET SA SOUCOUPE, 3EME...

A SEVRES GREEN-GROUND CUP AND SAUCER (GOBELET 'LITRON' ET SA SOUCOUPE, 3EME GRANDEUR) Blue interlaced L's enclosing date letter S for 1771, painter's mark for Bouchet Each painted with figures in a landscape beside a lake, reserved within tooled gilt bands on the green ground further richly gilt

Lot #: 285

Estimate: US$6,000 - US$8,000

Date: 22 Oct 2003 - 23 Oct 2003

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A SEVRES YELLOW-GROUND CUP AND SAUCER (GOBELET 'LITRON' ET SA SOUCOUPE...

A SEVRES YELLOW-GROUND CUP AND SAUCER (GOBELET 'LITRON' ET SA SOUCOUPE, 3EME GRANDEUR) Blue interlaced L's enclosing date letters ii for 1786, painter's mark for Capelle Painted in the style of Salembier with a wide yellow band painted in iron-red foliate with scrolls and shells flanked by fuRther

Lot #: 286

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

Date: 22 Oct 2003 - 23 Oct 2003

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A SEVRES BURNT ORANGE GROUND PLATE

A SEVRES BURNT ORANGE GROUND PLATE Blue interlaced L's enclosing date letters EE for 1782, painter's mark for de Laroche, gilder's mark for Prévost Painted with scattered sprigs within a gilt ribbon entwined around puce and gilt bands, the border with garlands of berried myrtle linked and enclosing

Lot #: 287

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

Date: 22 Oct 2003 - 23 Oct 2003

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A SEVRES SUGAR-BOWL AND COVER (POT A SUCRE 'BOURET' ET SON COUVERCLE, 2EME...

A SEVRES SUGAR-BOWL AND COVER (POT A SUCRE 'BOURET' ET SON COUVERCLE, 2EME GRANDEUR) Blue interlaced L's enclosing date letters dd for 1781, painter's mark for Pierre le jeune , gilder's mark for Baudouin, père The domed cover with gilt berry finial, painted with scattered roses within gilt dentil

Lot #: 288

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,200

Date: 22 Oct 2003 - 23 Oct 2003

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A SEVRES BLEU CELESTE PLATE

A SEVRES BLEU CELESTE PLATE Blue interlaced L's enclosing date letters EE for 1782, painter's mark for de Laroche, gilder's mark for Vincent le jeune Painted with scattered cornflower and rose sprigs within concentric bands of gilt ribbon entwined around puce and gilt bands, the border with garlands

Lot #: 289

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

Date: 22 Oct 2003 - 23 Oct 2003

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A PARIS SPIRAL-FLUTED GILT WHITE TETE-A-TETE

A PARIS SPIRAL-FLUTED GILT WHITE TETE-A-TETE Circa 1820 Each piece spiral fluted and reserved on the burnished gold ground, comprising: A coffee-pot and cover A cream-jug A sugar-bowl with female mask handles Two cups and saucers An oval tray (8

Lot #: 290

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

Date: 22 Oct 2003 - 23 Oct 2003

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A PARIS GOLD-GROUND GOBLET-FORM CUP AND STAND

A PARIS GOLD-GROUND GOBLET-FORM CUP AND STAND Circa 1825 In the style Etrusque , the paired scroll handles issuing from the headdresses of white masks, the border gilt with fruiting vine, the lower portion of the cup and center of the saucer with tooled decoration in fanned panels on the gold ground

Lot #: 291

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,200

Date: 22 Oct 2003 - 23 Oct 2003