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 AUSTRIAN WHITE-PAINTED AND PARCEL-GILT STOOLS

A PAIR OF AUSTRIAN WHITE-PAINTED AND PARCEL-GILT STOOLS
VIENNA, MID-18TH CENTURY
A PAIR OF AUSTRIAN WHITE-PAINTED AND PARCEL-GILT STOOLS VIENNA, MID-18TH CENTURY Each with shaped rectangular seat covered in floral patterned café au lait coloured silk, above scroll-carved rails and cabriole legs

Lot #: 1147

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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A STATUARY AND VERDE ANTICO MARBLE CHIMNEYPIECE

A STATUARY AND VERDE ANTICO MARBLE CHIMNEYPIECE
INCORPORATING SOME 18TH CENTURY ELEMENTS
A STATUARY AND VERDE ANTICO MARBLE CHIMNEYPIECE INCORPORATING SOME 18TH CENTURY ELEMENTS The moulded rectangular shelf with egg-and-dart and acanthus-wrapped borders, flanked by sunflowers at each end, above a

Lot #: 1150

Estimate: £10,000 - £15,000

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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AN ENGLISH GILTWOOD AND SIMULATED MARBLE CONSOLE TABLE

AN ENGLISH GILTWOOD AND SIMULATED MARBLE CONSOLE TABLE
OF GEORGE II STYLE, LATE 19TH EARLY 20TH CENTURY
AN ENGLISH GILTWOOD AND SIMULATED MARBLE CONSOLE TABLE OF GEORGE II STYLE, LATE 19TH EARLY 20TH CENTURY The rectangular black marble top above a giltwood frieze adorned with flowerheads and a

Lot #: 1151

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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A GEORGE II GILT-GESSO MIRROR

A GEORGE II GILT-GESSO MIRROR
SECOND QUARTER 18TH CENTURY
A GEORGE II GILT-GESSO MIRROR SECOND QUARTER 18TH CENTURY The rectangular bevelled plate in a foliate moulded frame surmounted by an open pediment of egg-and-dart centred by a cartouche, the waved apron centred by a shell, previously with

Lot #: 1152

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,500

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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A REGENCY MAHOGANY BEDSIDE CUPBOARD

A REGENCY MAHOGANY BEDSIDE CUPBOARD
EARLY 19TH CENTURY
A REGENCY MAHOGANY BEDSIDE CUPBOARD EARLY 19TH CENTURY The rectangular top with three-quarter solid gallery, above a door enclosing a compartment with slatted base, on ring-turned tapering legs 32 in. (81 cm.) high; 13¾ in. (35 cm.) wide; 13½

Lot #: 1154

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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A MAHOGANY LIBRARY ARMCHAIR

A MAHOGANY LIBRARY ARMCHAIR
IN THE MANNER OF GILES GRENDEY, LATE 19TH EARLY 20TH CENTURY
A MAHOGANY LIBRARY ARMCHAIR IN THE MANNER OF GILES GRENDEY, LATE 19TH EARLY 20TH CENTURY The arched rectangular padded back and rectangular padded seat covered in floral needlework, the arms with flowerhead

Lot #: 1155

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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A GEORGE III MAHOGANY TRIPOD READING-TABLE

A GEORGE III MAHOGANY TRIPOD READING-TABLE
THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY
A GEORGE III MAHOGANY TRIPOD READING-TABLE THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY The rectangular twin-flap double-ratcheted hinged top with detachable book-rest, above a single frieze drawer with later handle and lock, on a turned baluster

Lot #: 1156

Estimate: £2,500 - £4,000

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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A GEORGE III MAHOGANY READING-CHAIR

A GEORGE III MAHOGANY READING-CHAIR
THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY
A GEORGE III MAHOGANY READING-CHAIR THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY The yoke-shaped back with a ratcheted flap, the padded seat, back and arms covered in tan leather, on tapering sabre legs

Lot #: 1157

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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A GEORGE III MAHOGANY BOOKCASE

A GEORGE III MAHOGANY BOOKCASE
THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY
A GEORGE III MAHOGANY BOOKCASE THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY The pierced arched cornice surmounted by a finial, above a pair of glazed doors with geometrically patterned astrigals, enclosing a linen-lined interior with three adjustable shelves

Lot #: 1158

Estimate: £2,500 - £4,000

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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A GEORGE III MAHOGANY BOWFRONT SIDEBOARD

A GEORGE III MAHOGANY BOWFRONT SIDEBOARD
THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY
A GEORGE III MAHOGANY BOWFRONT SIDEBOARD THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY The shaped rectangular top crossbanded in rosewood above a central frieze drawer with Bird & Co. lock with a deep drawer with back shelf on the right and a hinged

Lot #: 1159

Estimate: £5,000 - £8,000

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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A GEORGE III MAHOGANY SERPENTINE CHEST

A GEORGE III MAHOGANY SERPENTINE CHEST
THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY
A GEORGE III MAHOGANY SERPENTINE CHEST THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY The shaped rectangular moulded top with canted angles above four cedar-lined graduated drawers, on bracket feet, restorations to the feet, the handles apparently

Lot #: 1160

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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A PAIR OF GEORGE III MAHOGANY ARMCHAIRS

A PAIR OF GEORGE III MAHOGANY ARMCHAIRS
THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY
A PAIR OF GEORGE III MAHOGANY ARMCHAIRS THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY Each with an oval back with three fluted columnar supports forming the splat, the splat decorated with paterae in the centre and beading on the outside rail, with

Lot #: 1161

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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A LATE GEORGE III MAHOGANY BOWFRONT CHEST

A LATE GEORGE III MAHOGANY BOWFRONT CHEST
CIRCA 1800
A LATE GEORGE III MAHOGANY BOWFRONT CHEST CIRCA 1800 Inlaid overall with boxwood lines, the crossbanded top above a writing- slide and two graduated drawers and a further drawer simulated as two drawers, above a waved apron on splayed bracket

Lot #: 1163

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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A PAIR OF YEW DOUBLE-SIDED BOOKCASES

A PAIR OF YEW DOUBLE-SIDED BOOKCASES
20TH CENTURY
A PAIR OF YEW DOUBLE-SIDED BOOKCASES 20TH CENTURY Each with a rectangular top above four graduated shelves on each side, with reeded edges, with wooden discs and brass carrying handle on each end, with later moulded plinth, on tapering later

Lot #: 1164

Estimate: £6,000 - £10,000

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 rounded rectangular top above a mahogany later slide and four graduated drawers with original handles, on shaped bracket feet, restorations to feet, later lock plates 30¾ in. (8 cm

Lot #: 1165

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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A GEORGE III MAHOGANY ARCHITECT'S TABLE

A GEORGE III MAHOGANY ARCHITECT'S TABLE
THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY
A GEORGE III MAHOGANY ARCHITECT'S TABLE THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY The rounded rectangular moulded top with hinged flap at the rear above a fitted drawer with green material-lined slide, the sides with drawers, the metalwork

Lot #: 1166

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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A GEORGE III MAHOGANY BEDSIDE CUPBOARD

A GEORGE III MAHOGANY BEDSIDE CUPBOARD
THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY
A GEORGE III MAHOGANY BEDSIDE CUPBOARD THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY The shaped rectangular top with a boxwood and ebonised chequer-inlay frieze, above a bowed door with ivory handle on square tapering legs with bulb feet 34 in. (86.5

Lot #: 1167

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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A GEORGE III MAHOGANY SERPENTINE CHEST

A GEORGE III MAHOGANY SERPENTINE CHEST
THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY
A GEORGE III MAHOGANY SERPENTINE CHEST THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY The shaped rectangular moulded top above an oak slide and four graduated drawers, on shaped bracket feet, the handles apparently original 32¾ in. (83 cm.) high; 37¾ in

Lot #: 1168

Estimate: £2,500 - £4,000

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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A GEORGE III MAHOGANY CLOTHES-PRESS

A GEORGE III MAHOGANY CLOTHES-PRESS
THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY
A GEORGE III MAHOGANY CLOTHES-PRESS THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY The rectangular cornice above two doors inset with rosewood crossbanded oval panels, enclosing a brass hanging rail, previously fitted with two ash-lined slides, the base

Lot #: 1169

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,500

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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A GEORGE II WHITE STATUARY MARBLE CHIMNEYPIECE

A GEORGE II WHITE STATUARY MARBLE CHIMNEYPIECE
THE DESIGN IN THE MANNER OF ISAAC WARE, MID-18TH CENTURY
A GEORGE II WHITE STATUARY MARBLE CHIMNEYPIECE THE DESIGN IN THE MANNER OF ISAAC WARE, MID-18TH CENTURY With serpentine rectangular shelf above a waved frieze centred by a mask of Flora flanked by

Lot #: 1170

Estimate: £10,000 - £15,000

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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A LATE VICTORIAN, HAREWOOD, SATINWOOD AND MARQUETRY DEMI-LUN...

A LATE VICTORIAN, HAREWOOD, SATINWOOD AND MARQUETRY DEMI-LUNE COMMODE
OF GEORGE III STYLE, LATE 19TH CENTURY
A LATE VICTORIAN, HAREWOOD, SATINWOOD AND MARQUETRY DEMI-LUNE COMMODE OF GEORGE III STYLE, LATE 19TH CENTURY The D-shaped top inlaid with paterae enclosing an oval with a musical trophy

Lot #: 1171

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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AN IRISH GEORGE III MAHOGANY CARD-TABLE

AN IRISH GEORGE III MAHOGANY CARD-TABLE
THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY
AN IRISH GEORGE III MAHOGANY CARD-TABLE THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY The rounded rectangular twin-flap top enclosing a green baize-lined playing-surface above a waved frieze, on shell-headed slightly cabriole legs with squared paw

Lot #: 1172

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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A GEORGE III MAHOGANY SECRETAIRE WRITING-TABLE

A GEORGE III MAHOGANY SECRETAIRE WRITING-TABLE
IN THE MANNER OF THOMAS CHIPPENDALE, THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY
A GEORGE III MAHOGANY SECRETAIRE WRITING-TABLE IN THE MANNER OF THOMAS CHIPPENDALE, THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY The rectangular top with moulded edge above a hinged-secretaire frieze drawer

Lot #: 1173

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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A MID-VICTORIAN WALNUT AND BROWN OAK CHILD'S ARMCHAIR

A MID-VICTORIAN WALNUT AND BROWN OAK CHILD'S ARMCHAIR
OF GEORGE III STYLE, THIRD QUARTER 19TH CENTURY
A MID-VICTORIAN WALNUT AND BROWN OAK CHILD'S ARMCHAIR OF GEORGE III STYLE, THIRD QUARTER 19TH CENTURY The toprail centred by a shell, above a solid vase-shaped splat, with serpentine arms, above a

Lot #: 1175

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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A PAIR OF CRIMSON SILK VELVET-COVERED OCCASIONAL TABLES

A PAIR OF CRIMSON SILK VELVET-COVERED OCCASIONAL TABLES
THE SILK VELVET PROBABLY MID-20TH CENTURY
A PAIR OF CRIMSON SILK VELVET-COVERED OCCASIONAL TABLES THE SILK VELVET PROBABLY MID-20TH CENTURY Each with rectangular top, on faceted square legs joined by an undertier, with tassled edging 26. in

Lot #: 1176

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,500

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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A SET OF EIGHT MAHOGANY DINING-CHAIRS

A SET OF EIGHT MAHOGANY DINING-CHAIRS
OF GEORGE III STYLE, LATE 19TH EARLY 20TH CENTURY
A SET OF EIGHT MAHOGANY DINING-CHAIRS OF GEORGE III STYLE, LATE 19TH EARLY 20TH CENTURY Comprising a pair of open armchairs and six side chairs, each chair with curved top rail with foliate decoration at the

Lot #: 1177

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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A PAIR OF RUSSIAN PATINATED-BRONZE AND MAHOGANY OPEN ARMCHAI...

A PAIR OF RUSSIAN PATINATED-BRONZE AND MAHOGANY OPEN ARMCHAIRS
CIRCA 1820
A PAIR OF RUSSIAN PATINATED-BRONZE AND MAHOGANY OPEN ARMCHAIRS CIRCA 1820 Each with shaped tablet back and bow-fronted seat covered in yellow silk, the curved arms on winged griffin-cast supports, above similarly curved rails

Lot #: 1179

Estimate: £2,000 - £4,000

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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A PAIR OF RUSSIAN BRASS-MOUNTED OPEN ARMCHAIRS

A PAIR OF RUSSIAN BRASS-MOUNTED OPEN ARMCHAIRS
LATE 18TH CENTURY
A PAIR OF RUSSIAN BRASS-MOUNTED OPEN ARMCHAIRS LATE 18TH CENTURY Each with a rectangular seat upholstered in striped material, the rails decorated with brass mouldings, the pierced back centred by four uprights joined by a lozenge, on

Lot #: 1181

Estimate: £2,500 - £4,000

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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A PAIR OF FRENCH WALNUT STOOLS

A PAIR OF FRENCH WALNUT STOOLS
SECOND HALF 19TH CENTURY
A PAIR OF FRENCH WALNUT STOOLS SECOND HALF 19TH CENTURY Each with a dished brown leather seat secured with brass studs, above a frieze of Gothic arches, the arm supports headed by leopard heads, on spirally turned supports, with spirally-turned

Lot #: 1182

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 26 Jan 2007

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A GEORGE IV ROSEWOOD BRASS-MOUNTED LOW OPEN BOOKCASE

A GEORGE IV ROSEWOOD BRASS-MOUNTED LOW OPEN BOOKCASE
CIRCA 1820, REDUCED IN WIDTH
A GEORGE IV ROSEWOOD BRASS-MOUNTED LOW OPEN BOOKCASE CIRCA 1820, REDUCED IN WIDTH The later rectangular grey marble top above a frieze with rosette terminals, above two adjustable associated shelves flanked by turned

Lot #: 1183

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 26 Jan 2007