Christie's Interiors

Christie's
24 November 2009, London, South Kensington

Date of the auction: 24.11.2009

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A PAIR OF FRENCH GILT-BRASS AND ROCK-CRYSTAL CANDELABRA

A PAIR OF FRENCH GILT-BRASS AND ROCK-CRYSTAL CANDELABRA
MID-20TH CENTURY
A PAIR OF FRENCH GILT-BRASS AND ROCK-CRYSTAL CANDELABRA MID-20TH CENTURY With six candle branches supporting rock crystal and coloured stone drops and with spire finials 20 in. (51 cm.) high (2

Lot #: 1

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 24 Nov 2009

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AN ITALIAN CARVED GILTWOOD DEVOTIONAL SHRINE

AN ITALIAN CARVED GILTWOOD DEVOTIONAL SHRINE
SECOND HALF 18TH CENTURY
AN ITALIAN CARVED GILTWOOD DEVOTIONAL SHRINE SECOND HALF 18TH CENTURY The protruding canopy above an arched niche, with later mirrored lining and containing a 20th Century blanc de chine figure of a musician 36 in. (91 cm.) high

Lot #: 2

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 24 Nov 2009

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A NORTH AFRICAN MOTHER OF PEARL BRASS AND HALIOTIS SHELL INL...

A NORTH AFRICAN MOTHER OF PEARL BRASS AND HALIOTIS SHELL INLAID CENTRE TABLE
LATE 20TH CENTURY
A NORTH AFRICAN MOTHER OF PEARL BRASS AND HALIOTIS SHELL INLAID CENTRE TABLE LATE 20TH CENTURY The radially veneered decagonal top on a waisted cylindrical pedestal 28½ in. (72 cm.) high; 63 in. (160 cm

Lot #: 3

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 24 Nov 2009

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A PAIR OF ITALIAN CARVED GILTWOOD WALL APPLIQUES

A PAIR OF ITALIAN CARVED GILTWOOD WALL APPLIQUES
LATE 18TH CENTURY
A PAIR OF ITALIAN CARVED GILTWOOD WALL APPLIQUES LATE 18TH CENTURY Each with intertwining c-scroll and foliate carved cresting supporting five candle sconces above a faux swag draped pelmet, width difference Each: 43 in. (109 cm

Lot #: 4

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 24 Nov 2009

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THREE FRAMED GROUPS OF JAIN TANTRIC DRAWINGS

THREE FRAMED GROUPS OF JAIN TANTRIC DRAWINGS
INDIA, 17TH/18TH CENTURY
THREE FRAMED GROUPS OF JAIN TANTRIC DRAWINGS INDIA, 17TH/18TH CENTURY Comprising fifteen paper leaves variously depicting with ink and colour tantric symbols and diagrams; and a further Buddhistic printed text and figures The

Lot #: 5

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 24 Nov 2009

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A NORTH AFRICAN MOTHER OF PEARL BRASS AND HALIOTIS SHELL INL...

A NORTH AFRICAN MOTHER OF PEARL BRASS AND HALIOTIS SHELL INLAID SIDE TABLE
LATE 20TH CENTURY
A NORTH AFRICAN MOTHER OF PEARL BRASS AND HALIOTIS SHELL INLAID SIDE TABLE LATE 20TH CENTURY The chequer-inlaid rectangular top on four flush square section supports 30½ in. (77 cm.) high; 79 in. (200 cm

Lot #: 6

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 24 Nov 2009

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TWO FRAMED JAIN TANTRIC DRAWINGS

TWO FRAMED JAIN TANTRIC DRAWINGS
INDIA, 18TH/19TH CENTURY
TWO FRAMED JAIN TANTRIC DRAWINGS INDIA, 18TH/19TH CENTURY Comprising a large circular drawing; and sections of manuscripts variously depicting tantric symbols and diagrams; both ink and colours on paper The first, 12 7/8in. (32.8cm.) diam

Lot #: 7

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 24 Nov 2009

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A PAIR OF EBONISED AND MOTHER OF PEARL INLAID HEXAGONAL OCCA...

A PAIR OF EBONISED AND MOTHER OF PEARL INLAID HEXAGONAL OCCASIONAL TABLES
FIRST HALF 20TH CENTURY
A PAIR OF EBONISED AND MOTHER OF PEARL INLAID HEXAGONAL OCCASIONAL TABLES FIRST HALF 20TH CENTURY Each with a recessed panel to the top centred by a six-point star on a hexagonal pedestal pierced with a

Lot #: 8

Estimate: £500 - £700

Date: 24 Nov 2009

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AN INDIAN CARVED TEAK AND WHITE METAL-MOUNTED LOW THRONE

AN INDIAN CARVED TEAK AND WHITE METAL-MOUNTED LOW THRONE
EARLY 20TH CENTURY
AN INDIAN CARVED TEAK AND WHITE METAL-MOUNTED LOW THRONE EARLY 20TH CENTURY The arched padded back with floral decoration above a padded square seat on four turned supports 34 in. (86 cm.) high; 25½ in. (65 cm.) wide; 25 in

Lot #: 9

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 24 Nov 2009

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AN INDIAN TEAK AND WHITE-METAL MOUNTED LOW-THRONE

AN INDIAN TEAK AND WHITE-METAL MOUNTED LOW-THRONE
LATE 19TH CENTURY
AN INDIAN TEAK AND WHITE-METAL MOUNTED LOW-THRONE LATE 19TH CENTURY The low padded back with floral and peacock decoration above a square padded seat on four paw carved supports 29 in. (74 cm.) high; 28½ in. (72 cm.) wide; 26½ in

Lot #: 10

Estimate: £500 - £700

Date: 24 Nov 2009

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A GLASS AND ETCHED-PERSPEX CONSOLE TABLE

A GLASS AND ETCHED-PERSPEX CONSOLE TABLE
LATE 20TH CNETURY
A GLASS AND ETCHED-PERSPEX CONSOLE TABLE LATE 20TH CNETURY The over-hanging rectangular top with canted corners to the front above a recessed glass shelf on two floral-etched perspex end supports 30½ in. (78 cm.) high; 71 in. (180 cm.) wide

Lot #: 11

Estimate: £500 - £700

Date: 24 Nov 2009

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FOUR INDIAN SILK AND METAL-THREAD EMBROIDERED CUSHIONS

FOUR INDIAN SILK AND METAL-THREAD EMBROIDERED CUSHIONS
20TH CENTURY
FOUR INDIAN SILK AND METAL-THREAD EMBROIDERED CUSHIONS 20TH CENTURY Largest 15 in. (38 cm.) wide (4

Lot #: 12

Estimate: £200 - £400

Date: 24 Nov 2009

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TWO LARGE CHINESE ANCESTOR PORTRAITS

TWO LARGE CHINESE ANCESTOR PORTRAITS
19TH CENTURY
TWO LARGE CHINESE ANCESTOR PORTRAITS 19TH CENTURY Both painted in ink and colour on paper, the first depicting a dignitary probably of the Second rank Golden Pheasant, seated wearing a blue fur surcoat, and a further portrait of a dignitary and two

Lot #: 13

Estimate: £500 - £800

Date: 24 Nov 2009

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A PAIR OF MOTHER-OF-PEARL AND HALIOTIS SHELL TABLE LAMPS

A PAIR OF MOTHER-OF-PEARL AND HALIOTIS SHELL TABLE LAMPS
LATE 20TH CENTURY
A PAIR OF MOTHER-OF-PEARL AND HALIOTIS SHELL TABLE LAMPS LATE 20TH CENTURY Of rectangular form 11¾ in. (30 cm.) high And a similar ice box and cover (3

Lot #: 14

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 24 Nov 2009

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AN INDIAN MUGHAL-STYLE METALWARE FRAMED PAINTING

AN INDIAN MUGHAL-STYLE METALWARE FRAMED PAINTING
20TH CENTURY
AN INDIAN MUGHAL-STYLE METALWARE FRAMED PAINTING 20TH CENTURY Gouache on paper heightened with gilt, painted with a central panel of a couple having a picnic before a landscape, with a musician on each side of the panel, all surrounded by

Lot #: 17

Estimate: £500 - £800

Date: 24 Nov 2009

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A PAIR OF SOUTH EAST ASIAN CARVED AND PARCEL GILT HOWDAHS

A PAIR OF SOUTH EAST ASIAN CARVED AND PARCEL GILT HOWDAHS
LATE 20TH CENTURY
A PAIR OF SOUTH EAST ASIAN CARVED AND PARCEL GILT HOWDAHS LATE 20TH CENTURY Each with arched slatted back, open arms and boarded seat on splayed legs 33½ in. (85 cm.) high; 32½ in. (83 cm.) wide; 26 in. (66 cm.) deep (2

Lot #: 18

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 24 Nov 2009

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A CHINESE BLACK LACQUERED AND BRASS-MOUNTED TRUNK

A CHINESE BLACK LACQUERED AND BRASS-MOUNTED TRUNK
EARLY 20TH CENTURY
A CHINESE BLACK LACQUERED AND BRASS-MOUNTED TRUNK EARLY 20TH CENTURY The rectangular body covered with a lacquered fabric and mounted with brass carrying handles enclosed by a hinged lid, paper label to the inside marked with

Lot #: 19

Estimate: £500 - £700

Date: 24 Nov 2009

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A PAIR OF JAPANESE SQUARE SECTIONED IMARI VASES

A PAIR OF JAPANESE SQUARE SECTIONED IMARI VASES
MEIJI PERIOD (1868-1912)
A PAIR OF JAPANESE SQUARE SECTIONED IMARI VASES MEIJI PERIOD (1868-1912) Of baluster form, painted with scenes of jardinieres issuing flowersprays and flowers in bloom in garden settings 15in. (38cm.) high (2

Lot #: 20

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 24 Nov 2009

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A PAIR OF JAPANESE-STYLE IMARI VASES

A PAIR OF JAPANESE-STYLE IMARI VASES
SAMSON
A PAIR OF JAPANESE-STYLE IMARI VASES SAMSON Each painted to the body with a band of cranes, phoenix, peacock and other birds in a landscape, underneath and above cartouches of underglaze blue dense floral design, the cover with Buddhistic lion finial

Lot #: 23

Estimate: £2,500 - £3,500

Date: 24 Nov 2009

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AN ITALIAN WALNUT AND MARQUETRY INLAID TRIPOD OCCASIONAL TAB...

AN ITALIAN WALNUT AND MARQUETRY INLAID TRIPOD OCCASIONAL TABLE
SECOND HALF 19TH CENTURY
AN ITALIAN WALNUT AND MARQUETRY INLAID TRIPOD OCCASIONAL TABLE SECOND HALF 19TH CENTURY The octagonal top radially veneered with a geometric design on a turned pedestal and three downswept-supports, to the

Lot #: 25

Estimate: £700 - £1,000

Date: 24 Nov 2009

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A LARGE CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE JAR AND COVER

A LARGE CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE JAR AND COVER
19TH/20TH CENTURY
A LARGE CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE JAR AND COVER 19TH/20TH CENTURY Painted to the body with dignitaries and attendants in a terrace in front of boats in a river with figures picking up lotus flowers; together with a metal mounted jar and

Lot #: 26

Estimate: £700 - £1,000

Date: 24 Nov 2009

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SIX CHINESE RICE PAPER PAINTINGS

SIX CHINESE RICE PAPER PAINTINGS
19TH CENTURY
SIX CHINESE RICE PAPER PAINTINGS 19TH CENTURY Formed from two differing albums, depicting birds and ducks within blossoming branches and watery landscapes The three larger, 12¾in. x 7 7/8in. (32.5cm x 20cm.) all framed and glazed (6

Lot #: 27

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 24 Nov 2009

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A CARVED MAHOGANY STOOL

A CARVED MAHOGANY STOOL
OF LATE GEORGE II STYLE, SECOND QUARTER 20TH CENTURY
A CARVED MAHOGANY STOOL OF LATE GEORGE II STYLE, SECOND QUARTER 20TH CENTURY The rectangular stuff-over seat on four cabriole supports 19 in. (48 cm.) high; 23½ in. (60 cm.) wide; 19 in. (49 cm.) deep

Lot #: 28

Estimate: £500 - £700

Date: 24 Nov 2009

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A CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE CELADON GROUND BALUSTER VASE

A CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE CELADON GROUND BALUSTER VASE
19TH CENTURY
A CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE CELADON GROUND BALUSTER VASE 19TH CENTURY With flattenend handles, decorated in underglaze blue and white with two long tailed birds amongst peony and magnolia sprays; and a further blue and white vase

Lot #: 29

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 24 Nov 2009

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AN ITALIAN PIETRA DURA PANEL OF A WOMAN WITH TWO WINE CARAFE...

AN ITALIAN PIETRA DURA PANEL OF A WOMAN WITH TWO WINE CARAFES
LATE 19TH CENTURY
AN ITALIAN PIETRA DURA PANEL OF A WOMAN WITH TWO WINE CARAFES LATE 19TH CENTURY Set in gilt gesso frame 14½ x 9¼ in. (36 x 23 cm.) overall

Lot #: 30

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 24 Nov 2009

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A PAIR OF GILT-METAL MOUNTED TWO-TIER TABLES

A PAIR OF GILT-METAL MOUNTED TWO-TIER TABLES
OF RECENT MANUFACTURE
A PAIR OF GILT-METAL MOUNTED TWO-TIER TABLES OF RECENT MANUFACTURE Each with marble top and frieze drawer Each 30½ in. (77 cm.) high; 17½ in. (44 cm.) wide; 12½ in. (32 cm.) deep (2

Lot #: 31

Estimate: £500 - £700

Date: 24 Nov 2009

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A JAPANESE FUKUGAWA BOWL AND INLAID WOOD STAND

A JAPANESE FUKUGAWA BOWL AND INLAID WOOD STAND
MEIJI PERIOD (1868-1912)
A JAPANESE FUKUGAWA BOWL AND INLAID WOOD STAND MEIJI PERIOD (1868-1912) The bowl painted in underglaze blue and red with carp swimming amongst the outlines of a river, raised on a wood stand decorated in gilt lacquer and inlaid

Lot #: 32

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 24 Nov 2009

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A PAIR OF CHINESE TEADUST GLAZED LAMPED VASES

A PAIR OF CHINESE TEADUST GLAZED LAMPED VASES
20TH CENTURY
A PAIR OF CHINESE TEADUST GLAZED LAMPED VASES 20TH CENTURY With rounded body and wide cylindrical neck with garlic form to tip, fitted for electricity 13in. (33cm.) high, wood base (2

Lot #: 33

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 24 Nov 2009

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A WALNUT WING ARMCHAIR

A WALNUT WING ARMCHAIR
OF QUEEN ANNE STYLE, EARLY 20TH CENTURY
A WALNUT WING ARMCHAIR OF QUEEN ANNE STYLE, EARLY 20TH CENTURY Wiht later upholstery and squab cushion

Lot #: 34

Estimate: £600 - £900

Date: 24 Nov 2009

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A CHINESE CELADON CHARGER

A CHINESE CELADON CHARGER
MING DYNASTY (1368-1644)
A CHINESE CELADON CHARGER MING DYNASTY (1368-1644) With barbed rim and foliate shaped sides, moulded to the centre with a blossoming spray, the well with scrolling foliage 13in. (33cm.) diam., wood stand

Lot #: 35

Estimate: £700 - £1,000

Date: 24 Nov 2009