Centuries of Style: Silver, European Ceramics, Portrait Miniatures and Gold Boxes

Christie's
30-31 May 2012, London, King Street

Date of the auction: 30.05.2012 - 31.05.2012

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WILLIAM PREWETT (BRITISH, FL C 1733-1740)

WILLIAM PREWETT (BRITISH, FL. C. 1733-1740)
WILLIAM PREWETT (BRITISH, FL. C. 1733-1740) A gentleman, in light green coat and waistcoat, frilled cravat, short powdered curling wig enamel oval, 1 7/8 in. (48 mm.) high, gilt-metal frame with gilt-metal suspension chain; hinged fitted red leather

Lot #: 1

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 30 May 2012 - 31 May 2012

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CHRISTIAN FRIEDRICH ZINCKE (ANGLO-GERMAN, 1683/84-1767)

CHRISTIAN FRIEDRICH ZINCKE (ANGLO-GERMAN, 1683/84-1767)
CHRISTIAN FRIEDRICH ZINCKE (ANGLO-GERMAN, 1683/84-1767) A gentleman called Archibald Coates (d. 1770), in brown velvet coat, white cravat, powdered curling wig enamel on copper oval, 2¾ in. (45 mm.) high, rectangular wood frame with red plush

Lot #: 2

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 30 May 2012 - 31 May 2012

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JOHANN HEINRICH HURTER (SWISS, 1734-1799) AFTER JOOS VAN CLE...

JOHANN HEINRICH HURTER (SWISS, 1734-1799) AFTER JOOS VAN CLEVE (FLEMISH, 1485/90 - 1540/41)
JOHANN HEINRICH HURTER (SWISS, 1734-1799) AFTER JOOS VAN CLEVE (FLEMISH, 1485/90 - 1540/41) King Henry VIII (1491-1547), in embroidered gold tunic adorned with jewels and slashed to reveal white shirt with

Lot #: 4

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 30 May 2012 - 31 May 2012

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JOHN HOSKINS (BRITISH, C 1590-1665)

JOHN HOSKINS (BRITISH, C. 1590-1665)
JOHN HOSKINS (BRITISH, C. 1590-1665) A gentleman, in gilt-studded armour, white collar, dark curling hair, blue background with gold border signed with monogram 'IH' (lower left) on vellum oval, 2 1/8 in. (54 mm.) high, gilt-metal mount

Lot #: 5

Estimate: £6,000 - £8,000

Date: 30 May 2012 - 31 May 2012

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HENRY BONE, RA (BRITISH, 1755-1834)

HENRY BONE, R.A. (BRITISH, 1755-1834)
HENRY BONE, R.A. (BRITISH, 1755-1834) The Betrayal of Christ: Christ, in red and blue robes, embraced by Judas, in green and gold robes, being led away by soldiers in armour, one carrying a torch signed, dated and inscribed on the counter-enamel 'London, July

Lot #: 6

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,500

Date: 30 May 2012 - 31 May 2012

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HENRY BONE, RA (BRITISH, 1755-1834) AFTER GIOVANNI ANTONIO G...

HENRY BONE, R.A. (BRITISH, 1755-1834) AFTER GIOVANNI ANTONIO GALLI, CALLED SPADARINO (ITALIAN, 1585-1651)
HENRY BONE, R.A. (BRITISH, 1755-1834) AFTER GIOVANNI ANTONIO GALLI, CALLED SPADARINO (ITALIAN, 1585-1651) St Francesca Romana with an angel signed, dated and inscribed on the counter-enamel

Lot #: 7

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,500

Date: 30 May 2012 - 31 May 2012

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GERVASE SPENCER (BRITISH, C 1715-1763)

GERVASE SPENCER (BRITISH, C. 1715-1763)
GERVASE SPENCER (BRITISH, C. 1715-1763) A young lady, in blue-trimmed white dress with frilled collar, blue hat, drop-pearl earring signed with initials and dated 'GS 1751' (lower right) on ivory oval, 1 13/16 in. (46 mm.) high, gold frame

Lot #: 8

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,500

Date: 30 May 2012 - 31 May 2012

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GEORGE ENGLEHEART (BRITISH, 1750-1829)

GEORGE ENGLEHEART (BRITISH, 1750-1829)
GEORGE ENGLEHEART (BRITISH, 1750-1829) A double-sided portrait miniature of an elderly gentleman in blue coat with brass buttons, powdered hair, and a young gentleman in brown coat, knotted cravat, powdered hair on ivory ovals, 1 9/16 in. (40 mm.) high

Lot #: 9

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 30 May 2012 - 31 May 2012

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JOHN BARRY (BRITISH, FL 1784-1827)

JOHN BARRY (BRITISH, FL. 1784-1827)
JOHN BARRY (BRITISH, FL. 1784-1827) A young officer, in red coat with dark blue facings, gold epaulette, frilled white cravat, powdered hair on ivory oval, 2½ in. (63 mm.) high, gold fausse-montre frame with blue enamel border set with gold twisted ribbon and

Lot #: 11

Estimate: £2,500 - £3,500

Date: 30 May 2012 - 31 May 2012

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CHARLES ROBERTSON (IRISH, 1759-1821)

CHARLES ROBERTSON (IRISH, 1759-1821)
CHARLES ROBERTSON (IRISH, 1759-1821) Sophia Stert, in white dress with white bandeau in her powdered hair worn loose; Windor Castle in the distance on ivory oval, 2½ in. (64 mm.) high, gilt-metal frame with glazed and silk reverse

Lot #: 12

Estimate: £700 - £900

Date: 30 May 2012 - 31 May 2012

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ANNE MEE, NEE FOLDSONE (BRITISH, C 1770/75-1851)

ANNE MEE, NEE FOLDSONE (BRITISH, C. 1770/75-1851)
ANNE MEE, NEE FOLDSONE (BRITISH, C. 1770/75-1851) Two sisters, both in white dresses and gold jewellery, one with her hand on the other's shoulder, whose right hand rests on her chest on ivory octagonal, 2 3/8 x 1 7/8 in. (60 x 47 mm.), rectangular

Lot #: 13

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 30 May 2012 - 31 May 2012

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RICHARD COSWAY, RA (BRITISH, 1742-1821)

RICHARD COSWAY, R.A. (BRITISH, 1742-1821)
RICHARD COSWAY, R.A. (BRITISH, 1742-1821) The Hon. Emily Fitzroy (1770-1800), in white high-waisted dress, wearing a coral necklace; sky background on ivory oval, 2 13/16 in. (71 mm.) high, polished gold frame with hinged glazed cover set with woven hair

Lot #: 14

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 30 May 2012 - 31 May 2012

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HORACE HONE, ARA (ANGLO-IRISH, 1754/56 - 1825/27)

HORACE HONE, A.R.A. (ANGLO-IRISH, 1754/56 - 1825/27)
HORACE HONE, A.R.A. (ANGLO-IRISH, 1754/56 - 1825/27) Frederica, Duchess of York (1767-1820), in white lace-bordered dress, peach sash tied around waist, pearls on her sleeve, around her neck and adorning her powdered, upswept hair also decorated

Lot #: 15

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 30 May 2012 - 31 May 2012

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RICHARD COSWAY, RA (BRITISH, 1742-1821)

RICHARD COSWAY, R.A. (BRITISH, 1742-1821)
RICHARD COSWAY, R.A. (BRITISH, 1742-1821) Princess Augusta Sophia (1768-1840), in white dress with frilled open collar, the sleeves embroidered with a criss-cross pattern, blue sash tied around waist, a white bonnet with falling ribbon in her fair curling

Lot #: 16

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 30 May 2012 - 31 May 2012

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MRS JAMES GREEN, NEE MARY BYRNE (BRITISH, 1776-1845)

MRS JAMES GREEN, NEE MARY BYRNE (BRITISH, 1776-1845)
MRS JAMES GREEN, NEE MARY BYRNE (BRITISH, 1776-1845) A pair of portraits: The Rev. Dr Nevil Maskelyne (1732-1811), in black scholar's robes, red curtain background; together with his wife, Sophia Rose, in burnt orange dress with white Swiss muslin

Lot #: 17

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 30 May 2012 - 31 May 2012

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ALOIS GUSTAV ROCKSTUHL (RUSSIAN, 1798-1877)

ALOIS GUSTAV ROCKSTUHL (RUSSIAN, 1798-1877)
ALOIS GUSTAV ROCKSTUHL (RUSSIAN, 1798-1877) Alexander II (1818-1881), Tsar of Russia 1855-1881, in dark green uniform with gold-embroidered red collar, gold epaulettes, wearing the blue moiré sash and breast-star of the Imperial Russian Order of St Andrew

Lot #: 23

Estimate: £6,000 - £8,000

Date: 30 May 2012 - 31 May 2012

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HENRI BENNER (FRENCH, 1776 - AFTER 1833)

HENRI BENNER (FRENCH, 1776 - AFTER 1833)
HENRI BENNER (FRENCH, 1776 - AFTER 1833) Grand Duke Mikhail Pavlovich of Russia (1798-1849), in dark blue uniform with red facings, gold embroidered collar, gold epaulettes, wearing the blue moiré sash and breast-star of the Imperial Russian Order of St

Lot #: 24

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 30 May 2012 - 31 May 2012

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G STOGERS (FL C 1824)

G. STOGERS (FL. C. 1824)
G. STOGERS (FL. C. 1824) Nicholas I (1796-1855), Tsar of Russia 1825-1855, in red-bordered green uniform with gold-embroidered red collar and gold epaulettes, white breeches, silver belt and sword, wearing the blue moiré sash and breast-star of the Imperial Russian Order of

Lot #: 25

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 30 May 2012 - 31 May 2012

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RUSSIAN SCHOOL, CIRCA 1812

RUSSIAN SCHOOL, CIRCA 1812
RUSSIAN SCHOOL, CIRCA 1812 General Field-Marshall Count Mikhail Illarionovich Golenishchev-Kutuzov (1745-1813), in profile to the left, in dark green uniform, gold-embroidered red collar, wearing the Russian Order of Highest Distinction, the breast-star of the Imperial

Lot #: 26

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 30 May 2012 - 31 May 2012

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RUSSIAN SCHOOL, CIRCA 1812/15

RUSSIAN SCHOOL, CIRCA 1812/15
RUSSIAN SCHOOL, CIRCA 1812/15 A gentleman formerly called Alexander Andreivich Bekleshov (1734-1808), in dark grey coat and white knotted cravat, wearing the breast-star and jewel of the Imperial Military Order of St George and of Alexander Nevskii and the Imperial

Lot #: 27

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 30 May 2012 - 31 May 2012

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RUSSIAN SCHOOL, CIRCA 1815

RUSSIAN SCHOOL, CIRCA 1815
RUSSIAN SCHOOL, CIRCA 1815 A young Admiral called V. L. Chichagov, in dark blue coat with embroidered gold anchor on collar, gold epaulettes, wearing the Imperial Russian Orders of St Anne, St Vladimir and the Imperial Military Order of St George for services as an officer

Lot #: 28

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 30 May 2012 - 31 May 2012

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A LOUIS XVI VARI-COLOUR GOLD AND TORTOISESHELL BONBONNIERE S...

A LOUIS XVI VARI-COLOUR GOLD AND TORTOISESHELL BONBONNIERE SET WITH A PORTRAIT MINIATURE
BY FRANÇOIS DELANOY (FL. 1768-1787), MARKED, PARIS, 1779/1780, WITH THE CHARGE AND DECHARGE MARKS OF JEAN-BAPTISTE FOUACHE 1774-1780, WITH A FURTHER DECHARGE MARK FOR 'DES OUVRAGES VIEUX' OF HENRY CLAVEL

Lot #: 29

Estimate: £10,000 - £15,000

Date: 30 May 2012 - 31 May 2012

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A REGENCY PARCEL-ENAMELLED GOLD-LINED TORTOISESHELL PRESENTA...

A REGENCY PARCEL-ENAMELLED GOLD-LINED TORTOISESHELL PRESENTATION SNUFF-BOX
LONDON, CIRCA 1810/1820, POSSIBLY RETAILED BY RUNDELL, BRIDGE AND RUNDELL, THE MEDALLION BY ROUW AND BARBER
A REGENCY PARCEL-ENAMELLED GOLD-LINED TORTOISESHELL PRESENTATION SNUFF-BOX LONDON, CIRCA 1810/1820, POSSIBLY RETAILED

Lot #: 30

Estimate: £15,000 - £25,000

Date: 30 May 2012 - 31 May 2012

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A GILT-METAL BROOCH SET WITH AN ITALIAN MICROMOSAIC PLAQUE ...

A GILT-METAL BROOCH SET WITH AN ITALIAN MICROMOSAIC PLAQUE
THE MICROMOSAIC ROME, CIRCA 1810
A GILT-METAL BROOCH SET WITH AN ITALIAN MICROMOSAIC PLAQUE THE MICROMOSAIC ROME, CIRCA 1810 rectangular micromosaic plaque depicting a view of the Roman Colosseum with two figures in the foreground, within a

Lot #: 31

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 30 May 2012 - 31 May 2012

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AN ITALIAN GOLD-MOUNTED HARDSTONE BONBONNIERE SET WITH A MIC...

AN ITALIAN GOLD-MOUNTED HARDSTONE BONBONNIERE SET WITH A MICROMOSAIC PLAQUE
THE MICROMOSAIC CIRCLE OF GIACOMO RAFFAELLI (1753-1836), ROME, CIRCA 1800
AN ITALIAN GOLD-MOUNTED HARDSTONE BONBONNIERE SET WITH A MICROMOSAIC PLAQUE THE MICROMOSAIC CIRCLE OF GIACOMO RAFFAELLI (1753-1836), ROME, CIRCA 1800

Lot #: 33

Estimate: £8,000 - £12,000

Date: 30 May 2012 - 31 May 2012

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A SWISS OR GERMAN GOLD MOTHER-OF-PEARL AND SHELL SNUFF-BOX ...

A SWISS OR GERMAN GOLD MOTHER-OF-PEARL AND SHELL SNUFF-BOX
GENEVA OR HANAU, CIRCA 1790, STRUCK WITH THE AUSTRIAN TAX MARK FOR MID-SIZED OBJECTS 1806, VIENNA, 1806, THE COVER AND BASE PANELS LATER
A SWISS OR GERMAN GOLD MOTHER-OF-PEARL AND SHELL SNUFF-BOX GENEVA OR HANAU, CIRCA 1790, STRUCK WITH THE

Lot #: 34

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 30 May 2012 - 31 May 2012

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A FRENCH GOLD-MOUNTED HARDSTONE AND BURGAU SNUFF-BOX

A FRENCH GOLD-MOUNTED HARDSTONE AND BURGAU SNUFF-BOX
BY ADRIEN-JEAN-MAXIMILIEN VACHETTE (FL. 1779-1839), MARKED, PARIS, CIRCA 1810/1820, WITH THE PARISIAN POST-REVOLUTIONARY UNOFFICIAL STANDARD MARK FOR 18 CARAT GOLD AND THE PARISIAN GOLD GUARANTEE MARK FOR SMALL ITEMS 1809-1819
A FRENCH

Lot #: 35

Estimate: £7,000 - £10,000

Date: 30 May 2012 - 31 May 2012

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A GEORGE IV GOLD-MOUNTED TORTOISESHELL SNUFF-BOX SET WITH A ...

A GEORGE IV GOLD-MOUNTED TORTOISESHELL SNUFF-BOX SET WITH A MINIATURE
THE MINIATURE BY JOHN COX DILLMAN ENGLEHEART (BRITISH, 1784-1862)
A GEORGE IV GOLD-MOUNTED TORTOISESHELL SNUFF-BOX SET WITH A MINIATURE THE MINIATURE BY JOHN COX DILLMAN ENGLEHEART (BRITISH, 1784-1862) rectangular gold-mounted

Lot #: 36

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 30 May 2012 - 31 May 2012

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A SWISS GOLD SNUFF-BOX

A SWISS GOLD SNUFF-BOX
MAKER'S MARK L G WITH CROWN ABOVE, GENEVA, CIRCA 1785/1790, STRUCK WITH THE AUSTRIAN TAX MARK OF 1806 FOR LARGE ITEMS, KLAGENFURT, 1806
A SWISS GOLD SNUFF-BOX MAKER'S MARK L G WITH CROWN ABOVE, GENEVA, CIRCA 1785/1790, STRUCK WITH THE AUSTRIAN TAX MARK OF 1806 FOR LARGE ITEMS

Lot #: 38

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 30 May 2012 - 31 May 2012

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A SOUTH AMERICAN GOLD TINDER LIGHTER

A SOUTH AMERICAN GOLD TINDER LIGHTER
CIRCA 1840/1850
A SOUTH AMERICAN GOLD TINDER LIGHTER CIRCA 1840/1850 the tubular shaft, with chain attached, boldly chased with spiralling bands of foliate scrolls within similarly chased borders, the cover with the cast figure of a dog seated on a shaped plinth

Lot #: 40

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 30 May 2012 - 31 May 2012