English and Continental Furniture

Christie's
26 January 2007, London, King Street

Date of the auction: 26.01.2007

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A PAIR OF PLASTER UPLIGHTERS

A PAIR OF PLASTER UPLIGHTERS
CIRCA 1950
A PAIR OF PLASTER UPLIGHTERS CIRCA 1950 Each of amphora vase form on a square plinth, the inside of the lip painted cornflower blue and mustard yellow, on a further hollow square white-painted pine plinth, fitted for electricity 70¾ in. (180 cm.) high; 21 in

Lot #: 1110

Estimate: £2,000 - £4,000

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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A CHINESE BLACK-LACQUERED HARDWOOD SCROLL TABLE

A CHINESE BLACK-LACQUERED HARDWOOD SCROLL TABLE
THE TABLE 19TH CENTURY, THE LACQUER APPLIED LATER
A CHINESE BLACK-LACQUERED HARDWOOD SCROLL TABLE THE TABLE 19TH CENTURY, THE LACQUER APPLIED LATER The rectangular top with craquelure surface with rounded ends merging into vertical uprights with

Lot #: 1111

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,500

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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A PAIR OF MONUMENTAL WHITE-PAINTED ARMCHAIRS

A PAIR OF MONUMENTAL WHITE-PAINTED ARMCHAIRS
BY CHESTER JONES, OF RECENT MANUFACTURE
A PAIR OF MONUMENTAL WHITE-PAINTED ARMCHAIRS BY CHESTER JONES, OF RECENT MANUFACTURE Each with a curved padded back with downswept sides, the back and seat covered in close-nailed cream and red striped material

Lot #: 1112

Estimate: £2,000 - £4,000

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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A SET OF FOUR FRENCH GILTWOOD QUARTER SUNBURSTS

A SET OF FOUR FRENCH GILTWOOD QUARTER SUNBURSTS
LATE 19TH EARLY 20TH CENTURY
A SET OF FOUR FRENCH GILTWOOD QUARTER SUNBURSTS LATE 19TH EARLY 20TH CENTURY Each consisting of a fan of giltwood branches, joining at a triangualar point, with one supporting bracket to the rear, losses to tips 60 in

Lot #: 1113

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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A FRENCH CUT-GLASS, CRYSTAL AND WROUGHT-IRON CHANDELIER

A FRENCH CUT-GLASS, CRYSTAL AND WROUGHT-IRON CHANDELIER
BY BAGUÉS, CIRCA 1935
A FRENCH CUT-GLASS, CRYSTAL AND WROUGHT-IRON CHANDELIER BY BAGUÉS, CIRCA 1935 The central column entwined with stylised foliate branches, scrolling arms, beaded crystal teardrops, originally gilded 64 in. (162.5 cm.) high

Lot #: 1114

Estimate: £15,000 - £25,000

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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A PAIR OF BRASS-MOUNTED, PADOUK AND EBONISED CONSOLE TABLES ...

A PAIR OF BRASS-MOUNTED, PADOUK AND EBONISED CONSOLE TABLES
BY CHESTER JONES, OF RECENT MANUFACTURE
A PAIR OF BRASS-MOUNTED, PADOUK AND EBONISED CONSOLE TABLES BY CHESTER JONES, OF RECENT MANUFACTURE Each with a rectangular brocatelle d'Espagne marble top above a plain frieze, on a tapering support

Lot #: 1115

Estimate: £2,000 - £4,000

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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AN ART DECO SATINBIRCH DRESSING-TABLE

AN ART DECO SATINBIRCH DRESSING-TABLE
BY GIO PONTI, CIRCA 1960
AN ART DECO SATINBIRCH DRESSING-TABLE BY GIO PONTI, CIRCA 1960 The rectangular top with a brass mirror attached to the back right edge, above two ash-lined frieze drawers, on square tapering legs with brass caps 30 in. (77 cm.) high

Lot #: 1116

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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A MODERN CARPET

A MODERN CARPET
MADE BY CHRISTOPHER FARR IN 1999, DESIGNED BY SANDY JONES
A MODERN CARPET MADE BY CHRISTOPHER FARR IN 1999, DESIGNED BY SANDY JONES Hand woven, the design consisting of two magenta pink swirls, a brown waving line and a pale gold expanse, on a cream background, with a depository

Lot #: 1117

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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A PAIR OF ITALIAN WHITE MARBLE PEDESTALS

A PAIR OF ITALIAN WHITE MARBLE PEDESTALS
ONE CONSTRUCTED IN THE 18TH CENTURY USING TWO ROMAN ELEMENTS, PROBABLY 1ST CENTURY A.D., THE OTHER LATER, AFTER THE ANTIQUE
A PAIR OF ITALIAN WHITE MARBLE PEDESTALS ONE CONSTRUCTED IN THE 18TH CENTURY USING TWO ROMAN ELEMENTS, PROBABLY 1ST CENTURY A.D., THE

Lot #: 1118

Estimate: £20,000 - £30,000

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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A PAIR OF CREAM AND GILT-JAPANNED SINGLE BEDS

A PAIR OF CREAM AND GILT-JAPANNED SINGLE BEDS
EARLY 20TH CENTURY
A PAIR OF CREAM AND GILT-JAPANNED SINGLE BEDS EARLY 20TH CENTURY Each with a waved arched headboard and footboard decorated with scenes of Chinese figures in rural settings, with square legs, on metal caps and castors, each bed with a

Lot #: 1119

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,500

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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AN IRISH GEORGE IV MAHOGANY AND BRASS-MOUNTED OPEN BOOKCASE ...

AN IRISH GEORGE IV MAHOGANY AND BRASS-MOUNTED OPEN BOOKCASE
CIRCQA 1820
AN IRISH GEORGE IV MAHOGANY AND BRASS-MOUNTED OPEN BOOKCASE CIRCQA 1820 The rectangular top with a three-quarter baluster brass gallery, above one adjustable shelf set between spiral reeded columns, the lower section with two

Lot #: 1120

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,500

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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A SYRIAN OCTAGONAL HARDWOOD, IVORY, MOTHER-OF-PEARL AND EBON...

A SYRIAN OCTAGONAL HARDWOOD, IVORY, MOTHER-OF-PEARL AND EBONISED OCASSIONAL TABLE
LATE 19TH CENTURY, DAMASCUS
A SYRIAN OCTAGONAL HARDWOOD, IVORY, MOTHER-OF-PEARL AND EBONISED OCASSIONAL TABLE LATE 19TH CENTURY, DAMASCUS The inset white marble top above an architectural arcade with protruding

Lot #: 1122

Estimate: £1,200 - £1,800

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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A REGENCY MAHOGANY LOW OPEN BOOKCASE

A REGENCY MAHOGANY LOW OPEN BOOKCASE
EARLY 19TH CENTURY
A REGENCY MAHOGANY LOW OPEN BOOKCASE EARLY 19TH CENTURY The rectangular associated white marble top with pierced brass gallery, with reeded frieze and pilasters headed and capped by carved later flowerheads enclosing two shelves, with brass

Lot #: 1123

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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A REGENCY GRAINED BERGERE

A REGENCY GRAINED BERGERE
EARLY 19TH CENTURY
A REGENCY GRAINED BERGERE EARLY 19TH CENTURY The rectangular back with reeded edge, above scrolled arms headed by brass rosettes and joined by a reeded frieze, on tapering reeded legs with brass caps and castors, the padded back, arms, seat and squab

Lot #: 1125

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,500

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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A REGENCY ROSEWOOD STOOL

A REGENCY ROSEWOOD STOOL
EARLY 19TH CENTURY
A REGENCY ROSEWOOD STOOL EARLY 19TH CENTURY With rectangular padded drop-in seat covered in pale yellow silk, above a curved X-frame support centred by a rosette with a central ring-turned stretcher 16 in. (40.5 cm.) high; 26¾ in. (68 cm.) wide; 15½ in

Lot #: 1126

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,500

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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A REGENCY BRASS-INLAID AND MAHOGANY CHIFFONIER

A REGENCY BRASS-INLAID AND MAHOGANY CHIFFONIER
EARLY 19TH CENTURY
A REGENCY BRASS-INLAID AND MAHOGANY CHIFFONIER EARLY 19TH CENTURY The rectangular breakfront top crossbanded in rosewood inlaid with brass foliate sprays and with a gadrooned edge, above a central frieze drawer with a simulated drawer

Lot #: 1127

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,500

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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A SET OF THREE LATE GEORGE III POLYCHROME-DECORATED AND PARC...

A SET OF THREE LATE GEORGE III POLYCHROME-DECORATED AND PARCEL-GILT ARMCHAIRS
CIRCA 1800
A SET OF THREE LATE GEORGE III POLYCHROME-DECORATED AND PARCEL-GILT ARMCHAIRS CIRCA 1800 Each with a curved back with pierced guilloche and a central tablet painted with a scene of putti playing in a pastoral

Lot #: 1128

Estimate: £1,200 - £1,800

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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A PAIR OF GEORGE III STYLE WHITE-PAINTED PIER TABLES

A PAIR OF GEORGE III STYLE WHITE-PAINTED PIER TABLES
IN THE MANNER OF ROBERT ADAM OR FRANÇOIS HERVE, 20TH CENTURY
A PAIR OF GEORGE III STYLE WHITE-PAINTED PIER TABLES IN THE MANNER OF ROBERT ADAM OR FRANÇOIS HERVE, 20TH CENTURY Each with a grey fossil veneered marble top above a fluted frieze

Lot #: 1130

Estimate: £8,000 - £12,000

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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A GEORGE III POLYCHROME-DECORATED TOLE TRAY

A GEORGE III POLYCHROME-DECORATED TOLE TRAY
THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY
A GEORGE III POLYCHROME-DECORATED TOLE TRAY THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY Of oval form, the ends with two carrying handles, depicting Hersilia pleading with her father, Tatius, and husband, Romulus, the foreground inscribed

Lot #: 1131

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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A REGENCY GILT-METAL-MOUNTED EBONY, EBONISED AND PARCEL-GILT...

A REGENCY GILT-METAL-MOUNTED EBONY, EBONISED AND PARCEL-GILT CENTRE TABLE
IN THE MANNER OF GEORGE BULLOCK, EARLY 19TH CENTURY
A REGENCY GILT-METAL-MOUNTED EBONY, EBONISED AND PARCEL-GILT CENTRE TABLE IN THE MANNER OF GEORGE BULLOCK, EARLY 19TH CENTURY The rectangular moulded top inset with Irish

Lot #: 1133

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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A GEORGE IV ORMOLU INK-STAND

A GEORGE IV ORMOLU INK-STAND
IN THE MANNER OF THOMAS MESSENGER, CIRCA 1820
A GEORGE IV ORMOLU INK-STAND IN THE MANNER OF THOMAS MESSENGER, CIRCA 1820 Of rectangular form with a pen tray and three ink wells, the central well with a bell lid and triform-dolphin stand, on block feet 6 in. (15 cm.) high

Lot #: 1134

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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A GEORGE II GILT-GESSO OVERMANTEL MIRROR

A GEORGE II GILT-GESSO OVERMANTEL MIRROR
SECOND QUARTER 18TH CENTURY
A GEORGE II GILT-GESSO OVERMANTEL MIRROR SECOND QUARTER 18TH CENTURY The rectangular triple bevelled plates, in a strapwork moulded frame, regilt 15½ x 56½ in. (39.5 x 143.5 cm

Lot #: 1135

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,500

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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A NORTH-ITALIAN CUT-GLASS MIRROR

A NORTH-ITALIAN CUT-GLASS MIRROR
VENICE, 19TH CENTURY
A NORTH-ITALIAN CUT-GLASS MIRROR VENICE, 19TH CENTURY The octagonal bevelled plates within a stepped mirrored surround with moulded clasps surmounted by foliate mirrorplate cresting, the outer mirrorplates cut with floral motifs, minor losses 53¼

Lot #: 1136

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,500

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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A PAIR OF DIRECTOIRE ORMOLU AND PATINATED BRONZE FOUR-LIGHT ...

A PAIR OF DIRECTOIRE ORMOLU AND PATINATED BRONZE FOUR-LIGHT CANDELABRA
CIRCA 1800
A PAIR OF DIRECTOIRE ORMOLU AND PATINATED BRONZE FOUR-LIGHT CANDELABRA CIRCA 1800 Each modelled with a draped vestal holding a tray with an oil vessel and supporting a twin-handled vase with lion's masks issuing

Lot #: 1137

Estimate: £6,000 - £10,000

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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A PAIR OF REGENCE WALNUT CHAISES

A PAIR OF REGENCE WALNUT CHAISES
CIRCA 1730
A PAIR OF REGENCE WALNUT CHAISES CIRCA 1730 Each with shaped rectangular back and seat upholstered in close-nailed pale blue silk velvet, the seat rail centred by a lambrequin, the cabriole legs headed by shells and terminating in associated brass hoof

Lot #: 1138

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,500

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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A FRENCH PROVINCIAL WALNUT AND EBONISED WRITING-TABLE

A FRENCH PROVINCIAL WALNUT AND EBONISED WRITING-TABLE
PROBABLY 19TH CENTURY
A FRENCH PROVINCIAL WALNUT AND EBONISED WRITING-TABLE PROBABLY 19TH CENTURY The rectangular top inlaid with a lozenge and with moulded edge, above a shaped frieze fitted with a drawer, on cabriole legs, restorations 27¼ in

Lot #: 1139

Estimate: £1,200 - £1,800

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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A SWEDISH ORMOLU-MOUNTED, FRUITWOOD AND PARQUETRY SERPENTINE...

A SWEDISH ORMOLU-MOUNTED, FRUITWOOD AND PARQUETRY SERPENTINE BOMBE COMMODE
MID-18TH CENTURY
A SWEDISH ORMOLU-MOUNTED, FRUITWOOD AND PARQUETRY SERPENTINE BOMBE COMMODE MID-18TH CENTURY The serpentine shaped green Swedish marble top above three long crossbanded bombe-shaped drawers, the angles, apron

Lot #: 1142

Estimate: £5,000 - £8,000

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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A REGENCE STAINED BEECH FAUTEUIL

A REGENCE STAINED BEECH FAUTEUIL
EARLY 18TH CENTURY
A REGENCE STAINED BEECH FAUTEUIL EARLY 18TH CENTURY The cartouche shaped padded back, arms and drop-in seat, covered in gold foliate silk damask, centred by rockwork and carved with scrolling foliage, with conforming serpentine arms and serpentine

Lot #: 1143

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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A PAIR OF NORTH EUROPEAN GILTWOOD CONSOLE TABLES

A PAIR OF NORTH EUROPEAN GILTWOOD CONSOLE TABLES
THE BASES POSSIBLY 18TH CENTURY
A PAIR OF NORTH EUROPEAN GILTWOOD CONSOLE TABLES THE BASES POSSIBLY 18TH CENTURY Each with shaped brèche marble top with moulded edge above a frieze carved with foliate branches, on a shaft with a young shepherdess and

Lot #: 1145

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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AN ITALIAN GILTWOOD MIRROR AND CONSOLE

AN ITALIAN GILTWOOD MIRROR AND CONSOLE
CIRCA 1820
AN ITALIAN GILTWOOD MIRROR AND CONSOLE CIRCA 1820 The mirror with rectangular plate in a stiff leaf and egg-and-dart border above a panelled tablet carved with a mask and eagles on fruiting laurel garlands, the panelled pilaster uprights headed by

Lot #: 1146

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 26 Jan 2007