Day 2 - Two Day Fine Art and Antique Auction

The Canterbury Auction Galleries
Station Road West 40
CT2 8AN Canterbury, Kent
United Kingdom
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Date of the auction: 12.06.2019

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A good pair of early 19th Century French porcelain cachepots and stands, each decorated with reserve panels of Roman ruins and flowers, edged in gilt on a royal blue ground, 8.5ins diameter x 9ins high, both indistinctly inscribed with named views...

Price: £1,200 - £1,600
ca. US$1,527 - US$2,036

Date: 12 Jun 2019

A gilt bronze standing figure of the Emperor Napoleon, his arms crossed, on polished marble base 9.25ins high...

Price: £300 - £400
ca. US$381 - US$509

Date: 12 Jun 2019

An opaque moulded glass scent bottle, the stopper modelled as a bust of Napoleon, 7.25ins high, and a white pottery figure of Napoleon as First Consul, on square base with incurved sides, stamped "W.H.J...

Price: £150 - £200
ca. US$190 - US$254

Date: 12 Jun 2019

A Continental oval miniature portrait of the Emperor Napoleon, 3.5ins x 3ins, in ivory "piano key" frame Note: Please be aware that according to CITES Regulations, it will be necessary to acquire an export licence to export this lot of ivory outside the EU. It will NOT be possible to export this lot of ivory to the USA...

Price: £100 - £150
ca. US$127 - US$190

Date: 12 Jun 2019

A 19th Century circular cut paper and watercolour view of a house concealing a portrait of Napoleon - "View of the house at Longwood, Island of St. Helena", with the ink inscription - "This is either a house or trap, in which the great Pilferen Nap, is caught at last and kept at bay, under the British Lions sway", 7ins diameter, in gilt frame and glazed...

Price: £400 - £600
ca. US$509 - US$763

Date: 12 Jun 2019

Jean Louis Ernest Meissonier (1815-1891) - Coloured engraving - The Emperor Napoleon on horseback, 18ins x 13.5ins, indistinctly signed in pencil, in gilt frame and glazed...

Price: £250 - £350
ca. US$318 - US$445

Date: 12 Jun 2019

19th Century school - Coloured engraving - Napoleon and Italian guide, 11.5ins x 7.75ins, framed and glazed...

Price: £100 - £150
ca. US$127 - US$190

Date: 12 Jun 2019

19th Century Continental school - Coloured mezzotint - Shoulder length portrait of Napoleon, 14.75ins x 10.25ins, framed and with black and gilt detail to glass...

Price: £200 - £300
ca. US$254 - US$381

Date: 12 Jun 2019

Auguste Gaspard Louis Boucher Desnoyers (1779-1857) after Baron Francois Gerard - Engraving - "Napoleon le Grand", 26ins x 19ins, in gilt frame and glazed...

Price: £200 - £300
ca. US$254 - US$381

Date: 12 Jun 2019

Charles Louis Lingee (1748-1890) - Engraving - "Napoleon a la Mal-maison", after Jean-Baptiste Isabey, 1803, 26in x 17.25ins, in ornate gilt frame with moulded crest incorporating helm over eagle, and oak leaves and acorns, 38.5ins x 25.5ins overall...

Price: £400 - £600
ca. US$509 - US$763

Date: 12 Jun 2019

After Basilius Besler (1561-1629) - Two coloured engravings - "Aloe", and "Aloe Americana", each 21ins x 17.5ins...

Price: £150 - £200
ca. US$190 - US$254

Date: 12 Jun 2019

19th Century Continental school - Two charcoal drawings - Two full length male and female nude studies, 23ins x 15.5ins, in gilt frames and glazed...

Price: £150 - £250
ca. US$190 - US$318

Date: 12 Jun 2019

Style of Thomas Beach (1738-1806) - Oil painting - Shoulder length portrait of two children and dog, canvas laid on board 28ins x 35.75ins, in gilt frame...

Price: £400 - £600
ca. US$509 - US$763

Date: 12 Jun 2019

20th Century Continental school - Pair of oval miniature paintings of "fine ladies" in late 18th/early 19th Century dress, 2.5ins x 2.75ins, indistinctly signed, in gilt brass easel pattern frames, and a 19th/20th Century miniature portrait of a young man with blue coat and collar, 3.25ins x 2.75ins, in gilt brass frame...

Price: £120 - £160
ca. US$152 - US$203

Date: 12 Jun 2019

A late 19th/early 20th Century miniature half-length portrait of a young woman wearing a black cape and cap trimmed with blue ribbon, 3.5ins x 2.75ins, another of a young woman with low cut dress and wearing a blue cloak, her hair elaborately dressed, 3.5ins x 2.75ins, indistinctly signed, and three other miniatures, various...

Price: £150 - £200
ca. US$190 - US$254

Date: 12 Jun 2019

Late 19th Century Italian school - A bronze figure of the seated Mercury after the antique, 7.5ins high...

Price: £200 - £300
ca. US$254 - US$381

Date: 12 Jun 2019

19th Century Italian school - A bronze standing figure of a satyr with a wineskin after the antique from the "House of the Centenary, Pompeii", on polished marble base, 9.5ins high...

Price: £400 - £600
ca. US$509 - US$763

Date: 12 Jun 2019

A pair of late 19th Century gilt brass candlesticks and drip pans of Baroque design, 10.25ins high...

Price: £150 - £200
ca. US$190 - US$254

Date: 12 Jun 2019

A 19th Century Continental gilt brass Empire style two-light candelabrum, 16.25ins high...

Price: £400 - £600
ca. US$509 - US$763

Date: 12 Jun 2019

A pair of 19th/20th Century Continental ormolu two-branch wall appliques of caduceus form, 23.25ins high...

Price: £700 - £1,000
ca. US$890 - US$1,272

Date: 12 Jun 2019

A pair of gilt metal mounted black-marble urn-shaped two-handled vases with boar's head terminals, 10.75 ins high...

Price: £500 - £700
ca. US$636 - US$890

Date: 12 Jun 2019

A pair of rectangular cushions in 1920s Fortuny blue cotton twill fabric, backed with natural linen, with gilt brocade trim and caterpillar fringing, each 23.5ins x 16ins...

Price: £400 - £600
ca. US$509 - US$763

Date: 12 Jun 2019

A mixed polished carved stone hand and heart sculpture on square stepped base, 16ins high...

Price: £300 - £400
ca. US$381 - US$509

Date: 12 Jun 2019

A 19th Century French ormolu and white marble cased mantel clock, the 4.5ins diameter domed white enamelled dial with Arabic numerals to the eight day two train movement with silk suspension striking on a bell, contained in ormolu drum pattern case surmounted by a figure of a woman greeting cupid with a garland, on white marble and ormolu mounted rectangular base, the frieze panel cast with putti...

Price: £1,000 - £1,500
ca. US$1,272 - US$1,909

Date: 12 Jun 2019

A modern needlework carpet of Aubusson design woven in bold colours with floral sprays on a black ground within conforming floral borders, 8ft 6ins x 5ft 9ins...

Price: £200 - £300
ca. US$254 - US$381

Date: 12 Jun 2019

A mahogany and gilt brass four-tier rectangular etagere with pierced brass gallery to top, on turned uprights, 30ins wide x 9ins deep x 40ins high...

Price: £400 - £600
ca. US$509 - US$763

Date: 12 Jun 2019

A pair of 19th Century French mahogany and gilt brass mounted chairs of Empire design, the crest rails and solid splats applied with heads, anthemion leaf flaming torch and wreath ornament, the seats upholstered in red cloth, on square front legs with paw toes...

Price: £300 - £400
ca. US$381 - US$509

Date: 12 Jun 2019

A pair of 19th Century French Empire mahogany armchairs with plain crest rails and dolphin scale carvings to arms, the seats and backs upholstered in green silk velour, on sabre front legs...

Price: £600 - £800
ca. US$763 - US$1,018

Date: 12 Jun 2019

An early Moorcroft pottery presentation mug to commemorate the Coronation of Edward VII and Queen Alexandra, June 26th 1902, the tube-lined body decorated in blue and green, 4ins high, the base inscribed in green "From W. M. to Lasenby Liberty The Lee Bucks" Note: This would appear to be a personal gift from William Moorcroft to Sir Arthur Lasenby Liberty (1843-1917), founder of Liberty & Co, who...

Price: £300 - £500
ca. US$381 - US$636

Date: 12 Jun 2019

A Moorcroft pottery shallow bowl, tube lined and decorated in colours with "Iris" design, on a dark blue ground, 12.5ins diameter x 3.5ins high (impressed factory mark and initialled "W.M." in underglaze blue to base...

Price: £100 - £150
ca. US$127 - US$190

Date: 12 Jun 2019