Auction 28.04.1992

Christie's
New York, Park Avenue

Date of the auction: 28.04.1992

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A FRENCH FIVE-PIECE SILVER TEA AND COFFEE SERVICE PARIS, CIRCA 1850...

A FRENCH FIVE-PIECE SILVER TEA AND COFFEE SERVICE PARIS, CIRCA 1850, MAKER'S MARK OF MAISON ODIOT Comprising teapot, coffee pot, hot-water kettle with stand and lamp, sugar bowl and cream jug; each of baluster form on four openwork rocaille scroll feet headed by stag's heads, the lobed sides

Lot #: 1

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

Date: 28 Apr 1992

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A FRENCH SILVER TEA TRAY

A FRENCH SILVER TEA TRAY PARIS, CIRCA 1870, MAKER'S MARK OF L. LAPAR Of shaped oval form, the rim applied with elaborate acanthus scrolls and rocaille, with acanthus scroll side handles, the field flat-chased with acanthus scrolls, strapwork, swags and rocaille and engraved with a coat-of-arms

Lot #: 2

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

Date: 28 Apr 1992

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A FRENCH SILVER BISCUIT BOX

A FRENCH SILVER BISCUIT BOX PARIS, CIRCA 1870, MAKER'S MARK OF L. LAPAR Of cylindrical form, repousse and chased with swirling flutes above rocaille, with scrolling acanthus enclosing the same engraved armorials, the domed cover with similar decoration and surmounted by a flower finial, with

Lot #: 3

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

Date: 28 Apr 1992

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A FRENCH SILVER TRAY

A FRENCH SILVER TRAY PARIS, CIRCA 1870, MAKER'S MARK OF L. LAPAR Of shaped oval form, the rim applied with elaborate acanthus scrolls and rocaille, the center flat-chased with acanthus scrolls, strapwork, and drapery swags enclosing the same arms, marked under base and struck with English import

Lot #: 4

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

Date: 28 Apr 1992

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A FRENCH SILVER COFFEE JUG

A FRENCH SILVER COFFEE JUG PARIS, CIRCA 1870, MAKER'S MARK OF L. LAPAR Of baluster form, on three scroll feet terminating in rocaille and scroll decoration, the body repousse and chased with swirling flutes above rocaille, the rim with elaborate acanthus scrolls enclosing the same armorials under

Lot #: 5

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,200

Date: 28 Apr 1992

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A PAIR OF FRENCH SILVER SALVERS

A PAIR OF FRENCH SILVER SALVERS PARIS, CIRCA 1870, MAKER'S MARK OF MAISON ODIOT Each of oval form, with acanthus scroll and rocaille border, the center engraved with the same armorials, marked under bases, and struck with English import marks for 1948--10 1/2in. (26.7cm.) long (32 oz.) (2

Lot #: 6

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

Date: 28 Apr 1992

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A FRENCH SHELL-FORM SILVER BOX

A FRENCH SHELL-FORM SILVER BOX PARIS, CIRCA 1870, MAKER'S MARK OF MAISON ODIOT Of shaped oval form, on four scroll feet joined by a rim of acanthus scrolls and rocaille, the sides applied with rocaille decoration, the hinged domed cover with similar fluted rocaille decoration, marked under base, and

Lot #: 7

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

Date: 28 Apr 1992

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A PAIR OF EMPIRE-STYLE SILVER-GILT SOUP TUREENS, COVERS AND STANDS

A PAIR OF EMPIRE-STYLE SILVER-GILT SOUP TUREENS, COVERS AND STANDS Each of circular form, on spreading circular foot, the handles formed as winged cherubs playing trumpets, the domed cover surmounted by a bud finial enclosed by foliate scroll and flowerhead decoration, the rims applied overall with

Lot #: 8

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

Date: 28 Apr 1992

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A PAIR OF EMPIRE-STYLE SILVER-GILT SOUP TUREENS, COVERS AND STANDS

A PAIR OF EMPIRE-STYLE SILVER-GILT SOUP TUREENS, COVERS AND STANDS Each of oval form, on spreading oval foot, the scroll side handles with palmette and bead decoration, the domed cover surmounted by a bud finial enclosed by foliate scroll decoration, the rims overall applied with an anthemion band

Lot #: 9

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

Date: 28 Apr 1992

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EIGHTEEN EMPIRE-STYLE SILVER-GILT DINNER PLATES

EIGHTEEN EMPIRE-STYLE SILVER-GILT DINNER PLATES Each of circular form, with anthemion band rim, struck with psuedo-French hallmarks and stamped Biennais --9 7/8in. (25cm.) diam. (377 oz.) (18

Lot #: 11

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

Date: 28 Apr 1992

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TWENTY-EIGHT EMPIRE-STYLE SILVER-GILT DESSERT PLATES

TWENTY-EIGHT EMPIRE-STYLE SILVER-GILT DESSERT PLATES Each of circular form, with anthemion band rim, struck with psuedo-French hallmarks and stamped Biennais --7 7/8in. (20cm.) diam. (341 oz. 10 dwt.) (28

Lot #: 12

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

Date: 28 Apr 1992

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EIGHTEEN EMPIRE-STYLE OVAL SILVER-GILT DISHES

EIGHTEEN EMPIRE-STYLE OVAL SILVER-GILT DISHES Each of oval form, with anthemion band rim, the border of one engraved with a princely crown and cyrillic monogram, struck with psuedo-French hallmarks, seventeen stamped Biennais and one stamped C. Cahier --9 7/8in. (25cm.) long (201 oz.) (18

Lot #: 13

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

Date: 28 Apr 1992

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A SILVER COVERED DISH ON STAND

A SILVER COVERED DISH ON STAND PARIS, CIRCA 1870, MAKER'S MARK OF MAISON CHRISTOFLE The stand of shaped oval form raised on four openwork scroll feet, with applied scroll rim, both sides engraved with a monogram within a strapwork cartouche enclosed by engine-turning, the detachable tureen with

Lot #: 15

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

Date: 28 Apr 1992

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A FRENCH SILVER-GILT DESSERT SERVICE

A FRENCH SILVER-GILT DESSERT SERVICE PARIS, 1819-1838, MAKER'S MARK OF FRANCOIS LASILER Queen's pattern, the terminals engraved with initials, comprising: Twenty-four dessert spoons Twenty-four dessert forks Two fruit spoons A sugar sifter (105 oz.) Thirteen cheese knives with modern stainless steel

Lot #: 19

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

Date: 28 Apr 1992

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A SET OF FOUR FRENCH SILVER-MOUNTED COLORLESS GLASS EWERS

A SET OF FOUR FRENCH SILVER-MOUNTED COLORLESS GLASS EWERS PARIS, LATE 19TH CENTURY, MAKER'S MARK OF ROUSSEL FILS ET CIE Each of baluster form, the openwork foot with acanthus scroll and rocaille, the swirling fluted glass bottle encased by strapwork acanthus and rocaille decoration, the front with a

Lot #: 21

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

Date: 28 Apr 1992

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A PAIR OF FRENCH SILVER CANDLESTICKS

A PAIR OF FRENCH SILVER CANDLESTICKS PROVINCIAL, 1809-1819, MAKER'S MARK APPARENTLY THAT OF V. GOMTARD OF MARSEILLES Each on spreading circular foot chased with flutes above a band of palmettes, the reeded and fluted stem supporting an urn-shaped socket with similar flute and palmette decoration

Lot #: 23

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

Date: 28 Apr 1992

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A PAIR OF FRENCH SILVER DOUBLE SALTS

A PAIR OF FRENCH SILVER DOUBLE SALTS PARIS, CIRCA 1819-1838, MAKER'S MARK OF JEAN-PIERRE BIBRON [ARMINJON ET AL, DICTIONNAIRE DES POINCONS DE FABRICANTS D'OUVRAGES D'OR ET D'ARGENT DE PARIS ET DE LA SEINE, 1798-1838, 1991, NO. 02066) Each side on three paw feet terminating in entwined fruit baskets

Lot #: 24

Estimate: US$1,200 - US$1,800

Date: 28 Apr 1992

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A FRENCH SILVER COVERED URN

A FRENCH SILVER COVERED URN PARIS, CIRCA 1820, MAKER'S MARK OF GABRIEL-JACQUES-ANDRE BOMPART Of urn-shaped form on spreading circular foot with a palmette rim, raised on a square pedestal base, applied below the rim with two bearded masks, the domed cover with similiar palmette rim and bud finial

Lot #: 25

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

Date: 28 Apr 1992

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A FRENCH SILVER-GILT TABLE SERVICE

A FRENCH SILVER-GILT TABLE SERVICE PARIS, LATE 19TH CENTURY, MAKER'S MARKS OF P. QUEILLE AND SOUCHE-LAPPARRA, RETAILED BY THEURIER In the Empire style, the stems with a cherub amid foliate grape vines and surmounting a flower basket and acanthus scroll pedestal, above similar grape vine decoration

Lot #: 26

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

Date: 28 Apr 1992

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A PAIR OF FRENCH SILVER CANDLESTICKS

A PAIR OF FRENCH SILVER CANDLESTICKS PARIS, 1798-1809, MAKER'S MARK OF PIERRE PARAUD, ONE NOZZLE POST-1838 Each on spreading circular base with palmette border, rising to a faceted tapering cylindrical stem below ribbonwork, bead and palmette bands and urn-shaped socket, marked under bases, on sides

Lot #: 27

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

Date: 28 Apr 1992

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A FRENCH SILVER CRUET STAND

A FRENCH SILVER CRUET STAND PARIS, 1809-1819, MAKER'S MARK OF JACQUES-GREGOIRE ROUSSEAU Of boat-shaped form, the spreading oval base with anthemion border, the body with similar rim and sweeping side handles formed as acanthus-clad bird-heads, the bottle holders raised on three openwork winged

Lot #: 28

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

Date: 28 Apr 1992

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A FRENCH SILVER SAUCEBOAT

A FRENCH SILVER SAUCEBOAT PARIS, 1798-1809, MAKER'S MARK OF JEAN-NICOLAS BOULENGER Of oval form, the spreading navet-form base with palmette border and rising to a palmette knop, with reeded rim and flying scroll acanthus handle applied with anthemion and headed by an exotic mask, applied under the

Lot #: 29

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

Date: 28 Apr 1992

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A FRENCH SILVER SOUP TUREEN AND COVER

A FRENCH SILVER SOUP TUREEN AND COVER PARIS, 1798-1809, MAKER'S MARK OF HENRI AUGUSTE Of circular form, on spreading circular foot chased with palmette and stylized foliate decoration, the body with similar rim, with elaborate horse-head bifurcated side handles headed by wings, the domed cover

Lot #: 30

Estimate: US$15,000 - US$20,000

Date: 28 Apr 1992

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A PAIR OF MAGNIFICENT FRENCH SILVER-GILT TUREENS AND COVERS FROM THE...

A PAIR OF MAGNIFICENT FRENCH SILVER-GILT TUREENS AND COVERS FROM THE BRANICKI SERVICE PARIS, 1819, MAKER'S MARK OF JEAN-BAPTISTE-CLAUDE ODIOT Each of circular form, the circular pedestal base raised on four winged spinx paw feet and applied on the sides with classical masks amid foliate scroll and

Lot #: 31

Estimate: US$500,000 - US$800,000

Date: 28 Apr 1992

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A FRENCH SILVER VEGETABLE DISH AND COVER

A FRENCH SILVER VEGETABLE DISH AND COVER PARIS, 1809-1819, MAKER'S MARK OF JEAN-BAPTISTE-CLAUDE ODIOT Of circular form, with acanthus-clad bifurcated scroll handles and molded rim, the domed cover with dentilated rim and acanthus bud finial rising from a calyx of alternating palmettes and anthemion

Lot #: 32

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

Date: 28 Apr 1992

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A FINE FRENCH SILVER-GILT EWER

A FINE FRENCH SILVER-GILT EWER PARIS, 1789-1809, MAKER'S MARK OF HENRI AUGUSTE Of vase-shaped form, the lower body engraved with a band of stylized foliage, the neck with a band of anthemion between applied beaded bands, with sweeping wood handle issuing from a ram's-head, marked under base--9

Lot #: 34

Estimate: US$15,000 - US$20,000

Date: 28 Apr 1992

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A LOUIS XVI SILVER-GILT SOUP TUREEN, COVER AND STAND

A LOUIS XVI SILVER-GILT SOUP TUREEN, COVER AND STAND PARIS, 1787, THE STAND 1789, MAKER'S MARK OF PIERRE-FRANCOIS GOGUELYE Of oval form, raised on four acanthus scroll feet, the body repousse and chased with flutes below an elaborate band of acanthus scrolls and flowerheads on a matted ground

Lot #: 36

Estimate: US$70,000 - US$100,000

Date: 28 Apr 1992

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A SET OF FOUR LOUIS XVI SILVER SALT CELLARS

A SET OF FOUR LOUIS XVI SILVER SALT CELLARS PARIS, 1776, MAKER'S MARK OF ANTOINE BOULLIER Each of oval form raised on four foliate claw and ball feet, the sides cast and pierced with a band of foliate scrolls and a vacant oval cartouche, with fitted blue glass liner, marked on bases; struck with the

Lot #: 37

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

Date: 28 Apr 1992

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A LOUIS XVI SILVER CHOCOLATE POT

A LOUIS XVI SILVER CHOCOLATE POT PARIS, 1772, MAKER'S MARK OF GUILLAUME PIGERON Of baluster form on three scroll feet, with removable turned wood side handle, the fluted spout with hinged cover, the hinged domed cover with scroll thumbpiece and sliding baluster finial, engraved with a coronet within

Lot #: 39

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

Date: 28 Apr 1992

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A LOUIS XV SILVER CHOCOLATE POT

A LOUIS XV SILVER CHOCOLATE POT PARIS, 1754, MAKER'S MARK UNCLEAR Of baluster form, on three scroll feet, the scroll spout with hinged cover and terminating in rocaille decoration, with removable turned wood side handle, the hinged domed cover with scroll thumbpiece, the circular slide cap

Lot #: 40

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

Date: 28 Apr 1992