Auction 25.11.2003

Christie's
New York, Rockefeller Center

Date of the auction: 25.11.2003

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A GOLD, SILVER-GILT AND LAPIS LAZULI-INLAID ONYX BOX

A GOLD, SILVER-GILT AND LAPIS LAZULI-INLAID ONYX BOX 20th Century With the monogram of Annie Laurie Warmack Crawford, stamped MADE IN ENGLAND and with a London 1924 maker's mark CB S , together with two jade matchboxes 2in. (5cm.) high, 8in. (20cm.) wide, 6¼in. (16cm.) deep (3

Lot #: 1

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 25 Nov 2003

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A PAIR OF FRENCH GILT-LACQUERED AND METAL-MOUNTED BLACK AND...

A PAIR OF FRENCH GILT-LACQUERED AND METAL-MOUNTED BLACK AND POLYCHROME-PAINTED METAL CACHE-POTS Late 19th/Early 20th Century Of typical form, decorated with chinoiserie scenes 8in. (20.5cm.) high, 8in. (20.5cm.) diameter (2

Lot #: 2

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

Date: 25 Nov 2003

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A PAIR OF GEORGE II STYLE GILTWOOD BRACKETS

A PAIR OF GEORGE II STYLE GILTWOOD BRACKETS Late 19th/20th Century, the tops later Each carved with acanthus and C-scroll clasps, regilt 21¼in. (54cm.) high, 14in. (35.5cm.) wide (2

Lot #: 3

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

Date: 25 Nov 2003

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A PAIR OF LOUIS XV STYLE ORMOLU THREE-BRANCH WALL LIGHTS

A PAIR OF LOUIS XV STYLE ORMOLU THREE-BRANCH WALL LIGHTS 20th Century Each with rocaille bobèches on scrolling acanthus and floral branches 24in. (61cm.) high, 18in. (46cm.) wide (2

Lot #: 4

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

Date: 25 Nov 2003

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A PAIR OF REGENCE STYLE GILTWOOD WALL BRACKETS

A PAIR OF REGENCE STYLE GILTWOOD WALL BRACKETS 20th Century Each rectangular base on scrolled supports 14½in. (37cm.) high, 15½in. (39.5cm.) wide (2

Lot #: 5

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

Date: 25 Nov 2003

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A PAIR OF LOUIS XV STYLE ORMOLU THREE-BRANCH WALL-LIGHTS

A PAIR OF LOUIS XV STYLE ORMOLU THREE-BRANCH WALL-LIGHTS 20th Century Each cast as asymmetric scrolling acanthus, drilled for electricity 22in. (56cm.) high, 17¼in. (44cm.) wide (2

Lot #: 6

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

Date: 25 Nov 2003

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A PAIR OF FRENCH GILTWOOD MILITARY TROPHY APPLIQUES

A PAIR OF FRENCH GILTWOOD MILITARY TROPHY APPLIQUES Late 19th/20th Century Each ribbon-tie supporting arms and armour and weapons 43¼in. (110cm.) high, 7¼in. (18.5cm) wide (2

Lot #: 7

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

Date: 25 Nov 2003

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A CHARLES X 'PALAIS ROYAL' ORMOLU AND MOTHER-OF-PEARL MINIATURE SETTEE

A CHARLES X 'PALAIS ROYAL' ORMOLU AND MOTHER-OF-PEARL MINIATURE SETTEE Circa 1825 Covered in green velvet, with lifting seat compartment and apron drawer 8½in. (21.5cm.) long

Lot #: 8

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

Date: 25 Nov 2003

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A PAIR OF LOUIS XV STYLE ORMOLU CANDLESTICKS

A PAIR OF LOUIS XV STYLE ORMOLU CANDLESTICKS 19th Century, after the design by Juste-Aurèle Meissonnier Cast as two putti encircling the rocaille stem, on a similar rocaille base 10½in. (26.5cm.) high (2

Lot #: 9

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

Date: 25 Nov 2003

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A GROUP OF THREE ORMOLU OBJECTS: TWO PORTRAIT BUSTS AND AN URN

A GROUP OF THREE ORMOLU OBJECTS: TWO PORTRAIT BUSTS AND AN URN First half 19th Century The busts of George IV and the Duke of York and an Empire urn, originally with a larger base the busts: 3¾in. (9cm.) high; the urn: 4¾in. (12cm.) high, 5in. (12.5cm.) wide, 3½in. (9cm.) deep (3

Lot #: 10

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 25 Nov 2003

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A PAIR OF LOUIS XV STYLE ORMOLU CANDLESTICKS

A PAIR OF LOUIS XV STYLE ORMOLU CANDLESTICKS 19th Century With rocaille bobèches on a C-scroll and dragon-cast support with an acanthus and a C-scroll molded base 11¼in. (28.5cm.) high, 7in. (18cm.) wide (2

Lot #: 11

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

Date: 25 Nov 2003

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A LOUIS XV ORMOLU-MOUNTED BRASS AND TORTOISESHELL 'BOULLE' MARQUETRY MANTEL...

A LOUIS XV ORMOLU-MOUNTED BRASS AND TORTOISESHELL 'BOULLE' MARQUETRY MANTEL CLOCK AND BRACKET Circa 1745, signed JULIEN LEROY, the bracket probably associated, the mounts with some replacements and regilt The later associated bacchic figure on rocaille base above the acanthus and C-scroll framed

Lot #: 12

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

Date: 25 Nov 2003

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A LOUIS XV STYLE BEECHWOOD TABOURET

A LOUIS XV STYLE BEECHWOOD TABOURET 19th Century The cowhide upholstered seat on cabriole legs 18in. (46cm.) high, 19in. (48cm.) square

Lot #: 13

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

Date: 25 Nov 2003

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A LOUIS XVI STYLE GILTWOOD TABOURET

A LOUIS XVI STYLE GILTWOOD TABOURET 20th Century Covered in lion-skin, on paterae-headed fluted legs 17½in. (44.5cm.) high, 21in. (53.5cm.) wide, 17in. (43cm.) deep

Lot #: 14

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,200

Date: 25 Nov 2003

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A LOUIS XV GREY AND BLUE-PAINTED CANAPE EN CORBEILLE

A LOUIS XV GREY AND BLUE-PAINTED CANAPE EN CORBEILLE Circa 1760 With a serpentine crestrail over a padded back and loose-cushion seat covered in quilted floral-printed white cotton, over a serpentine seatrail, on cabriole legs, the decoration later

Lot #: 15

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

Date: 25 Nov 2003

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A PAIR OF LOUIS XV BEECHWOOD CHAISES

A PAIR OF LOUIS XV BEECHWOOD CHAISES Circa 1750, stamped N.Q. FOLIOT Each floral and acanthus-carved serpentine crest rail on floral-carved seatrail and cabriole legs, covered in blue and white floral-silk, with a printed French customs label, one stamp possibly spurious (2

Lot #: 16

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

Date: 25 Nov 2003

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A MATCHED PAIR OF LOUIS XV BEECHWOOD CHAISES

A MATCHED PAIR OF LOUIS XV BEECHWOOD CHAISES Circa 1750, one stamped twice I. GOURDIN, previously decorated Each rocaille-carved crest and seatrail on acanthus-carved cabriole legs, covered in blue and cream floral-silk (2

Lot #: 17

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

Date: 25 Nov 2003

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A FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED TULIPWOOD, ROSEWOOD, KINGWOOD AND PARQUETRY TABLE

A FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED TULIPWOOD, ROSEWOOD, KINGWOOD AND PARQUETRY TABLE Late 19th Century/20th Century, possibly incorporating earlier elements The leather-lined top above a single frieze drawer, the serpentine parquetry-inlaid frieze on cabriole legs ending in ormolu scroll feet 28in. (71cm

Lot #: 18

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

Date: 25 Nov 2003

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A PAIR OF LOUIS XV STYLE TULIPWOOD AND FLORAL MARQUETRY TABLES A ROGNON

A PAIR OF LOUIS XV STYLE TULIPWOOD AND FLORAL MARQUETRY TABLES A ROGNON Late 19th Century Each with six small drawers, on cabriole legs joined by a shaped shelf-stretcher 29½in. (75cm.) high, 17in. (43cm.) wide, 9in. (23cm.) deep (2

Lot #: 19

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

Date: 25 Nov 2003

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A LOUIS XV STYLE ORMOLU-MOUNTED BOIS CITRONNIER AND AMARANTH PARQUETRY TABLE

A LOUIS XV STYLE ORMOLU-MOUNTED BOIS CITRONNIER AND AMARANTH PARQUETRY TABLE Late 19th Century, Stamped C. Mellier & Co., Margaret St., London The serpentine parquetry top above a single frieze drawer on cabriole legs joined by a stretcher 28¼in. (71.5cm.) high, 14in. (35.5cm.) wide, 11¼in. (31cm

Lot #: 20

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

Date: 25 Nov 2003

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A LOUIS XVI BOIS SATINÉ, AMARANTH AND MARQUETRY POUDREUSE

A LOUIS XVI BOIS SATINÉ, AMARANTH AND MARQUETRY POUDREUSE Circa 1770 The centered hinged panel inlaid with a musical trophy and with a mirror to the underside flanked by two similar panels, bearing paper inventory label AUG 12 1939 , the marquetry re-engraved 29in. (74cm.) high, 31¾in. (80.5cm

Lot #: 21

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

Date: 25 Nov 2003

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A LOUIS XV ORMOLU-MOUNTED TULIPWOOD, AMARANTH AND FLORAL MARQUETRY COMMODE

A LOUIS XV ORMOLU-MOUNTED TULIPWOOD, AMARANTH AND FLORAL MARQUETRY COMMODE Mid-18th Century, remounted The white-veined serpentine gray marble top above a conforming case fitted with a pair of drawers, on cabriole legs, decorated overall with floral sprays 34in. (86.5cm.) high, 50in. (127cm.) wide

Lot #: 22

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

Date: 25 Nov 2003

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A NORTH EUROPEAN ORMOLU-MOUNTED TULIPWOOD AND AMARANTH COMMODE

A NORTH EUROPEAN ORMOLU-MOUNTED TULIPWOOD AND AMARANTH COMMODE Mid-18th Century, probably Dutch The white-veined gray serpentine marble top above two drawers, serpentine apron and on cabriole legs, restorations to the veneers 32½in. (82.5cm.) high, 44in. (112cm.) wide, 21½in. (54.5cm.) deep

Lot #: 23

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

Date: 25 Nov 2003

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AN EARLY LOUIS XV GILTWOOD CONSOLE

AN EARLY LOUIS XV GILTWOOD CONSOLE Circa 1730 The incarnat turquin serpentine marble top above a central pierced cartouche within an acanthus and floral-carved frieze, on scrolled legs entwined with winged dragons joined by pierced stretcher with a large central cartouche, the gilding possibly

Lot #: 24

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

Date: 25 Nov 2003

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A PAIR OF MATCHED LOUIS XV STAINED-BEECHWOOD FAUTEUILS

A PAIR OF MATCHED LOUIS XV STAINED-BEECHWOOD FAUTEUILS Circa 1750, stamped I.B. CRESSON, with minor variations to the carving, the needlework partially 18th century and largely re-woven Each scrolled and floral-carved crestrail above outscrolled arms, covered in floral and figural gros and petit

Lot #: 25

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

Date: 25 Nov 2003

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A LOUIS XV BEECHWOOD FAUTEUIL

A LOUIS XV BEECHWOOD FAUTEUIL Circa 1740, the petit point needlework panel probably 18th century and re-used, the gros point needlework of a later date The serpentine floral and acanthus-carved crestrail above outscrolled arms, similarly carved seatrail and cabriole legs, covered with figural petit

Lot #: 26

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

Date: 25 Nov 2003

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A LOUIS XV GILTWOOD BANQUETTE NOW ADAPTED INTO A LOW TABLE

A LOUIS XV GILTWOOD BANQUETTE NOW ADAPTED INTO A LOW TABLE The base Mid-18th Century with consequential alterations The late serpentine liver and white marble top above a conforming acanthus-carved frieze, on cabriole legs 16in. (40½cm.) high, 41in. (104cm.) wide, 20½in. (52cm.) deep

Lot #: 27

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

Date: 25 Nov 2003

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A LOUIS XV STYLE ORMOLU-MOUNTED BLACK-PAINTED BUREAU PLAT

A LOUIS XV STYLE ORMOLU-MOUNTED BLACK-PAINTED BUREAU PLAT Early 20th Century The red leather-lined top above a central frieze drawer flanked by two shorter drawers, on cabriole legs 30½in. (77.5cm.) high, 35in. (89cm.) wide, 33in. (84cm.) deep

Lot #: 28

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

Date: 25 Nov 2003

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A PAIR OF LOUIS XV BEECHWOOD FAUTEUILS

A PAIR OF LOUIS XV BEECHWOOD FAUTEUILS Circa 1750, stamped TILLIARD Each arched molded serpentine crestrail above outscrolled arms, on serpentine molded seatrail and cabriole legs, covered in cream silk (2

Lot #: 29

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

Date: 25 Nov 2003

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A LOUIS XV STAINED-BEECHWOOD MARQUISE

A LOUIS XV STAINED-BEECHWOOD MARQUISE Mid-18th Century, stamped E DIEUDONNE The waved rectangular crestrail above a padded back and seat covered in close-nailed cream silk damask over a waved seatrail, on cabriole legs

Lot #: 30

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

Date: 25 Nov 2003