English and Continental Furniture

Christie's
26 January 2007, London, King Street

Date of the auction: 26.01.2007

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A LATE VICTORIAN MAHOGANY SOFA

A LATE VICTORIAN MAHOGANY SOFA
BY GILLOWS, LATE 19TH CENTURY
A LATE VICTORIAN MAHOGANY SOFA BY GILLOWS, LATE 19TH CENTURY The padded back, arms, seat and three squab cushions covered in white calico, on square tapering legs with brass caps and wooden castors, the back legs stamped 'GILLOWS' 79 in

Lot #: 1036

Estimate: £2,500 - £4,000

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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A REGENCY MAHOGANY WRITING-TABLE

A REGENCY MAHOGANY WRITING-TABLE
IN THE MANNER OF GILLOWS, EARLY 19TH CENTURY
A REGENCY MAHOGANY WRITING-TABLE IN THE MANNER OF GILLOWS, EARLY 19TH CENTURY The rectangular top with moulded edge above two mahogany-lined frieze drawers with original handles, on reeded tapering legs with brass caps and

Lot #: 1037

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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A WILLIAM IV ROSEWOOD ARMCHAIR

A WILLIAM IV ROSEWOOD ARMCHAIR
BY GILLOWS, SECOND QUARTER 19TH CENTURY
A WILLIAM IV ROSEWOOD ARMCHAIR BY GILLOWS, SECOND QUARTER 19TH CENTURY The rectangular back filled with turned spindles, the reeded arm supports with close-nailed green-velvet padded armrests above spindle supports and a reeded

Lot #: 1038

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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A REGENCY MAHOGANY DRESSING-TABLE

A REGENCY MAHOGANY DRESSING-TABLE
IN THE MANNER OF GILLOWS, EARLY 19TH CENTURY
A REGENCY MAHOGANY DRESSING-TABLE IN THE MANNER OF GILLOWS, EARLY 19TH CENTURY The shaped rectangular top with three-quarter solid gallery with reeded edge, above a central concave frieze mahogany-lined drawer and arched

Lot #: 1039

Estimate: £2,500 - £4,000

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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A LATE GEORGE III MAHOGANY CIRCULAR TRIPOD TABLE

A LATE GEORGE III MAHOGANY CIRCULAR TRIPOD TABLE
BY GILLOWS, THE CRAFTSMAN W.NAYLOR, LATE 18TH CENTURY
A LATE GEORGE III MAHOGANY CIRCULAR TRIPOD TABLE BY GILLOWS, THE CRAFTSMAN W.NAYLOR, LATE 18TH CENTURY The circular tilt-top on a fluted shaft and downswept legs with block feet with brass caps and

Lot #: 1040

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,500

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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A REGENCY MAHOGANY WRITING-TABLE

A REGENCY MAHOGANY WRITING-TABLE
IN THE MANNER OF GILLOWS, EARLY 19TH CENTURY
A REGENCY MAHOGANY WRITING-TABLE IN THE MANNER OF GILLOWS, EARLY 19TH CENTURY The rounded rectangular top with reeded edge above two mahogany-lined frieze drawers with original handles and convex quarter-fillets, on reeded

Lot #: 1041

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,500

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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A PAIR OF REGENCY ROSEWOOD SIDE CHAIRS

A PAIR OF REGENCY ROSEWOOD SIDE CHAIRS
ATTRIBUTED TO GILLOWS, EARLY 19TH CENTURY
A PAIR OF REGENCY ROSEWOOD SIDE CHAIRS ATTRIBUTED TO GILLOWS, EARLY 19TH CENTURY Each with curved back and downswept arms, with a caned back and seat and green-leather squab cushion, on ring-turned tapering reeded legs

Lot #: 1042

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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A REGENCY MAHOGANY DRESSING-MIRROR

A REGENCY MAHOGANY DRESSING-MIRROR
ATTRIBUTED TO GILLOWS, EARLY 19TH CENTURY
A REGENCY MAHOGANY DRESSING-MIRROR ATTRIBUTED TO GILLOWS, EARLY 19TH CENTURY The rectangular frame in a swing-frame with rosewood handles and reeded scroll end-supports, on a shaped rectangular base with solid gallery at

Lot #: 1043

Estimate: £700 - £1,000

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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A GEORGE III MAHOGANY CHEST

A GEORGE III MAHOGANY CHEST
THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY
A GEORGE III MAHOGANY CHEST THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY The rectangular top with a Greek-key cornice, above two short and five long drawers, on ogee bracket feet, the reverse with pencil inscription 'DBR VR', the handles apparently original 58¾

Lot #: 1044

Estimate: £2,500 - £4,000

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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A REGENCY MAHOGANY CHEST

A REGENCY MAHOGANY CHEST
BY GILLOWS, THE CRAFTMAN THOMAS TASKER, 1818
A REGENCY MAHOGANY CHEST BY GILLOWS, THE CRAFTMAN THOMAS TASKER, 1818 The rectangular top above two short and three long drawers partly-lined in mahogany with original handles, on urn-shaped feet, the top right drawer with

Lot #: 1045

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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AN ITALIAN WHITE MARBLE AND PIETRA-DURA INLAID CIRCULAR CENT...

AN ITALIAN WHITE MARBLE AND PIETRA-DURA INLAID CIRCULAR CENTRE TABLE
CIRCA 1820-1830
AN ITALIAN WHITE MARBLE AND PIETRA-DURA INLAID CIRCULAR CENTRE TABLE CIRCA 1820-1830 The top inlaid with various hard stones and marbles, including lapis-lazuli, lumachella and various alabasters, depicting in the

Lot #: 1047

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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A BRONZE MODEL OF A PACING HORSE

A BRONZE MODEL OF A PACING HORSE
ITALIAN, AFTER THE ANTIQUE, SECOND HALF 19TH CENTURY
A BRONZE MODEL OF A PACING HORSE ITALIAN, AFTER THE ANTIQUE, SECOND HALF 19TH CENTURY Depicted with its mane bunched up to the front and raising its right front leg; on a rectangular moulded red marble plinth

Lot #: 1050

Estimate: £6,000 - £9,000

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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A FRENCH BLACK AND GILT-JAPANNED CABINET

A FRENCH BLACK AND GILT-JAPANNED CABINET
19TH CENTURY, THE DECORATION SECOND HALF 19TH CENTURY, PROBABLY ONTO AN EARLIER OAK CARCASE
A FRENCH BLACK AND GILT-JAPANNED CABINET 19TH CENTURY, THE DECORATION SECOND HALF 19TH CENTURY, PROBABLY ONTO AN EARLIER OAK CARCASE The moulded cornice above two

Lot #: 1053

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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A FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED MAHOGANY BUREAU PLAT

A FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED MAHOGANY BUREAU PLAT
SECOND HALF 19TH CENTURY
A FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED MAHOGANY BUREAU PLAT SECOND HALF 19TH CENTURY The rectangular top with later moulded brass edge, with a gilt-tooled green leather-lined writing-surface, above one long and two short mahogany-lined frieze

Lot #: 1054

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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A PAIR OF CHARLES X ORMOLU SIX-LIGHT CANDELABRA

A PAIR OF CHARLES X ORMOLU SIX-LIGHT CANDELABRA
SECOND QUARTER 19TH CENTURY
A PAIR OF CHARLES X ORMOLU SIX-LIGHT CANDELABRA SECOND QUARTER 19TH CENTURY Each with a circular tapered shaft issuing from acanthus and terminating in a central lotus-cast torch flanked by shaped arms decorated with

Lot #: 1055

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,500

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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A FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED TULIPWOOD PARQUETRY CABINET

A FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED TULIPWOOD PARQUETRY CABINET
19TH CENTURY
A FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED TULIPWOOD PARQUETRY CABINET 19TH CENTURY The white marble top with ormolu egg-and-dart border above a spreading pediment fitted with a long drawer, the crossbanded parquetry doors enclosing four adjustable

Lot #: 1056

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,500

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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A PAIR OF RESTAURATION MAHOGANY BOOKCASES

A PAIR OF RESTAURATION MAHOGANY BOOKCASES
CIRCA 1820-1830
A PAIR OF RESTAURATION MAHOGANY BOOKCASES CIRCA 1820-1830 Each with a rounded rectangular grey fossil marble top, above a pair of glazed doors enclosing an open interior and three shelves, above a plain apron and flat bun feet 50 in. (127

Lot #: 1057

Estimate: £5,000 - £8,000

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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AN ITALIAN SCAGLIOLA TABLE TOP

AN ITALIAN SCAGLIOLA TABLE TOP
THE TOP PROBABLY FIRST QUARTER 18TH CENTURY, THE BASE OF RECENT MANUFACTURE
AN ITALIAN SCAGLIOLA TABLE TOP THE TOP PROBABLY FIRST QUARTER 18TH CENTURY, THE BASE OF RECENT MANUFACTURE The rectangular black slate top decorated with a border of putti in landscapes and

Lot #: 1058

Estimate: £7,000 - £10,000

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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A GEORGE II WALNUT TALLBOY

A GEORGE II WALNUT TALLBOY
BASICALLY 18TH CENTURY
A GEORGE II WALNUT TALLBOY BASICALLY 18TH CENTURY Diagonally-banded to the front and crossbanded on the sides, the cavetto moulded cornice above three short drawers and three long graduated drawers, the lower section with three graduated long

Lot #: 1061

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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A GEORGE I WALNUT DOUBLE-DOMED BUREAU-CABINET

A GEORGE I WALNUT DOUBLE-DOMED BUREAU-CABINET
FIRST QUARTER 18TH CENTURY
A GEORGE I WALNUT DOUBLE-DOMED BUREAU-CABINET FIRST QUARTER 18TH CENTURY The moulded cornice previously with finials above a pair of arched doors with bevelled later plates, enclosing a partially-fitted interior of pigeon-holes

Lot #: 1063

Estimate: £12,000 - £18,000

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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A GEORGE I WALNUT BACHELOR'S CHEST

A GEORGE I WALNUT BACHELOR'S CHEST
EARLY 18TH CENTURY
A GEORGE I WALNUT BACHELOR'S CHEST EARLY 18TH CENTURY The rounded rectangular cross and featherbanded top enclosing a cross-banded mahogany-veneered interior above four featherbanded graduated drawers, on reveneered bracket feet, the handles

Lot #: 1064

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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A QUEEN ANNE WALNUT AND BURR-WALNUT BUREAU-CABINET

A QUEEN ANNE WALNUT AND BURR-WALNUT BUREAU-CABINET
EARLY 18TH CENTURY, THE TOP REVENEERED AND ASSOCIATED
A QUEEN ANNE WALNUT AND BURR-WALNUT BUREAU-CABINET EARLY 18TH CENTURY, THE TOP REVENEERED AND ASSOCIATED The rectangular moulded cornice above a pair of doors with bevelled and engraved mirrors

Lot #: 1065

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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A GEORGE II WALNUT STOOL

A GEORGE II WALNUT STOOL
SECOND QUARTER 18TH CENTURY
A GEORGE II WALNUT STOOL SECOND QUARTER 18TH CENTURY The drop-in padded seat covered in beige checked material, above a shaped apron, on cabriole legs headed by scrolls and on pad feet, one ear largely replaced 16½ in. (42 cm.) high; 21 in. (53.5

Lot #: 1067

Estimate: £2,500 - £4,000

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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A WALNUT AND BURR-WALNUT BACHELOR'S CHEST

A WALNUT AND BURR-WALNUT BACHELOR'S CHEST
20TH CENTURY, INCORPORATING SOME 18TH CENTURY ELEMENTS
A WALNUT AND BURR-WALNUT BACHELOR'S CHEST 20TH CENTURY, INCORPORATING SOME 18TH CENTURY ELEMENTS Cross and featherbanded overall, the rectangular hinged quarter-veneered top with re-entrant corners above

Lot #: 1069

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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A GEORGE I MAHOGANY CHAMBER TABLE

A GEORGE I MAHOGANY CHAMBER TABLE
FIRST QUARTER 18TH CENTURY
A GEORGE I MAHOGANY CHAMBER TABLE FIRST QUARTER 18TH CENTURY The rectangular dished top with re-entrant corners, above a mahogany-lined frieze drawer, the turned tapering legs headed by lappets, on pad feet, the handles original 28½ in

Lot #: 1070

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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A GEORGE III MAHOGANY SERPENTINE DRESSING-TABLE

A GEORGE III MAHOGANY SERPENTINE DRESSING-TABLE
IN THE MANNER OF JOHN COBB, THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY
A GEORGE III MAHOGANY SERPENTINE DRESSING-TABLE IN THE MANNER OF JOHN COBB, THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY The serpentine shaped top divided in the centre as two fold out panelled lids, enclosing a

Lot #: 1071

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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A GEORGE III MAHOGANY AND SATINWOOD-BANDED SERPENTINE CHEST ...

A GEORGE III MAHOGANY AND SATINWOOD-BANDED SERPENTINE CHEST
THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY
A GEORGE III MAHOGANY AND SATINWOOD-BANDED SERPENTINE CHEST THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY The shaped rectangular top with canted angles, above four graduated cedar-lined drawers with later handles, on splayed bracket

Lot #: 1072

Estimate: £1,200 - £1,800

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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A GEORGE III MAHOGANY BOWFRONT LARGE SIDEBOARD

A GEORGE III MAHOGANY BOWFRONT LARGE SIDEBOARD
LATE 18TH CENTURY
A GEORGE III MAHOGANY BOWFRONT LARGE SIDEBOARD LATE 18TH CENTURY The shaped rectangular top with brass gallery, above a mahogany-lined frieze drawer flanked by a cupboard door on each side inset with veneers, the right hand side with a

Lot #: 1073

Estimate: £5,000 - £8,000

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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A LATE VICTORIAN POLYCHROME-DECORATED SATINWOOD TESTER BED ...

A LATE VICTORIAN POLYCHROME-DECORATED SATINWOOD TESTER BED
LATE 19TH EARLY 20TH CENTURY
A LATE VICTORIAN POLYCHROME-DECORATED SATINWOOD TESTER BED LATE 19TH EARLY 20TH CENTURY With ornate painted urns and floral festoons above a simulated drapery-carved cornice decorated with a coat-of-arms bearing

Lot #: 1074

Estimate: £5,000 - £8,000

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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A LATE VICTORIAN AND POLYCHROME-DECORATED SATINWOOD CHEST-ON...

A LATE VICTORIAN AND POLYCHROME-DECORATED SATINWOOD CHEST-ON-STAND
BY EDWARDS AND ROBERTS, LATE 19TH CENTURY
A LATE VICTORIAN AND POLYCHROME-DECORATED SATINWOOD CHEST-ON-STAND BY EDWARDS AND ROBERTS, LATE 19TH CENTURY The domed lid and side decorated with floral swags and medallions, enclosing an

Lot #: 1075

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,500

Date: 26 Jan 2007