European Noble & Private Collections Including Fine Tapestries Part I

Christie's
16 April 2014, London, King Street

Date of the auction: 16.04.2014

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A PAIR OF REGENCE STRAINED WALNUT FAUTEUILS A LA REINE

A PAIR OF REGENCE STRAINED WALNUT FAUTEUILS A LA REINE
CIRCA 1740
A PAIR OF REGENCE STRAINED WALNUT FAUTEUILS A LA REINE CIRCA 1740 Each with cartouche-shaped, moulded back, the serpentine seatrail on cabriole legs, covered in Aubusson tapestry 41 in. (104 cm.) high; 27 in. (69 cm.) wide; 27 in. (69

Lot #: 3

Estimate: £6,000 - £9,000

Date: 16 Apr 2014

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A PAIR OF LOUIS XVI GILTWOOD CONSOLES

A PAIR OF LOUIS XVI GILTWOOD CONSOLES
LAST QUARTER 18TH CENTURY
A PAIR OF LOUIS XVI GILTWOOD CONSOLES LAST QUARTER 18TH CENTURY Each of demi-lune form, with shaped red and grey-veined, marble top above fluted tapering legs, joined by a stretcher 31 ½ in. (78 cm.) high; 17 ½ in. (45 cm.) wide; 10 in

Lot #: 5

Estimate: £5,000 - £10,000

Date: 16 Apr 2014

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A LOUIS XV ORMOLU AND PATINATED-BRONZE STRIKING MANTEL CLOCK...

A LOUIS XV ORMOLU AND PATINATED-BRONZE STRIKING MANTEL CLOCK
JULIEN LE ROY, JEAN-JOSEPH DE SAINT-GERMAIN AND ANTOINE NICOLAS MARTINIERE, PARIS, MID-18TH CENTURY
A LOUIS XV ORMOLU AND PATINATED-BRONZE STRIKING MANTEL CLOCK JULIEN LE ROY, JEAN-JOSEPH DE SAINT-GERMAIN AND ANTOINE NICOLAS MARTINIERE

Lot #: 6

Estimate: £20,000 - £30,000

Date: 16 Apr 2014

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HONDIUS, Henricus (1596/7-1651) [WORLD AND CONTINENTS] -- No...

HONDIUS, Henricus (1596/7-1651). [WORLD AND CONTINENTS] -- Nova Totius Terrarum Orbis Geographica ac Hydrographica Tabula . Amsterdam: Johannes Janssonius 1630. Hand-coloured engraved twin hemisphere map of the world (376 x 542mm), embellished with spandral allegorical vignettes representing the

Lot #: 10

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 16 Apr 2014

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A PAIR OF REGENCY TERRESTRIAL AND CELESTIAL GLOBES

A PAIR OF REGENCY TERRESTRIAL AND CELESTIAL GLOBES
BY JOHN CARY AND WILLIAM CARY, DATED 1816
A PAIR OF REGENCY TERRESTRIAL AND CELESTIAL GLOBES BY JOHN CARY AND WILLIAM CARY, DATED 1816 The 12-inch globes supported in brass meridian rings mounted in mahogany tripod stands with four quadrants

Lot #: 11

Estimate: £8,000 - £12,000

Date: 16 Apr 2014

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A LOUIS XV ORMOLU-MOUNTED KINGWOOD , BOIS SATINE AND FRUITWO...

A LOUIS XV ORMOLU-MOUNTED KINGWOOD , BOIS SATINE AND FRUITWOOD MARQUETRY BOMBE COMMODE
BY JEAN-CLAUDE QUERVELLE, CIRCA 1770
A LOUIS XV ORMOLU-MOUNTED KINGWOOD , BOIS SATINE AND FRUITWOOD MARQUETRY BOMBE COMMODE BY JEAN-CLAUDE QUERVELLE, CIRCA 1770 The later shaped grey-veined marble top above two

Lot #: 13

Estimate: £7,000 - £9,000

Date: 16 Apr 2014

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Charles-François Daubigny (French, 1817-1878)

Charles-François Daubigny (French, 1817-1878)
Les ramasseurs de coquillages, Trouville
Charles-François Daubigny (French, 1817-1878) Les ramasseurs de coquillages, Trouville stamped 'VENTE/DAUBIGNY' (lower left) oil on panel 12¼ x 20¾ in. (31 x 52.5 cm

Lot #: 14

Estimate: £20,000 - £30,000

Date: 16 Apr 2014

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Henri-Joseph Harpignies (French, 1819-1916)

Henri-Joseph Harpignies (French, 1819-1916)
A tranquil Meadow
Henri-Joseph Harpignies (French, 1819-1916) A tranquil Meadow signed and dated 'hjharpignies 78.' (lower left) oil on canvas 14 3/8 x 24 in. (36.5 x 61 cm

Lot #: 15

Estimate: £10,000 - £15,000

Date: 16 Apr 2014

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Henri Joseph Harpignies (French, 1819-1916)

Henri Joseph Harpignies (French, 1819-1916)
A track to the sea, Menton
Henri Joseph Harpignies (French, 1819-1916) A track to the sea, Menton signed and dated 'hharpignies 1908' (lower left) and inscribed 'Menton' (lower right) oil on canvas 15 x 21 7/8 in. (38.5 x 56 cm

Lot #: 16

Estimate: £3,500 - £4,500

Date: 16 Apr 2014

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Henri Joseph Harpignies (French, 1819-1916)

Henri Joseph Harpignies (French, 1819-1916)
Walking in a wooded landscape
Henri Joseph Harpignies (French, 1819-1916) Walking in a wooded landscape signed and dated 'Hharpignies 86' (lower left) oil on canvas 19½ x 25½ in. (49.5 x 64.8 cm

Lot #: 17

Estimate: £8,000 - £12,000

Date: 16 Apr 2014

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Henri Joseph Harpignies (French, 1819-1916)

Henri Joseph Harpignies (French, 1819-1916)
Le Ruisseau
Henri Joseph Harpignies (French, 1819-1916) Le Ruisseau signed 'HHarpignies' (lower left) oil on canvas 14½ x 24 1/8 in. (36.8 x 61.3 cm

Lot #: 18

Estimate: £6,000 - £8,000

Date: 16 Apr 2014

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Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841-1919)

Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841-1919)
Bord de la rivière
Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841-1919) Bord de la rivière signed 'Renoir' (lower right) oil on canvas 6½ x 7¾ in. (16.7 x 19.5 cm). Painted in 1906

Lot #: 19

Estimate: £40,000 - £60,000

Date: 16 Apr 2014

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A PAIR OF DUTCH POLYCHROME-DECORATED AND KINGWOOD DEMI-LUNE ...

A PAIR OF DUTCH POLYCHROME-DECORATED AND KINGWOOD DEMI-LUNE CONSOLE TABLES
ATTRIBUTED TO MATTHIJS HORRIX, CIRCA 1780-1800
A PAIR OF DUTCH POLYCHROME-DECORATED AND KINGWOOD DEMI-LUNE CONSOLE TABLES ATTRIBUTED TO MATTHIJS HORRIX, CIRCA 1780-1800 Each frieze with dentilled cornice and ebonised and

Lot #: 20

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 16 Apr 2014

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A DUTCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED AMARANTH, TULIPWOOD, FRUITWOOD PARQUE...

A DUTCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED AMARANTH, TULIPWOOD, FRUITWOOD PARQUETRY AND MARQUETRY COMMODE
CIRCA 1770
A DUTCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED AMARANTH, TULIPWOOD, FRUITWOOD PARQUETRY AND MARQUETRY COMMODE CIRCA 1770 Of breakfront form, the Rouge de Maine marble top above two long drawers, veneered sans travers in three

Lot #: 21

Estimate: £10,000 - £15,000

Date: 16 Apr 2014

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A PAIR OF LOUIS XVI ORMOLU-MOUNTED MAHOGANY CONSOLES DESSERT...

A PAIR OF LOUIS XVI ORMOLU-MOUNTED MAHOGANY CONSOLES DESSERTES
LATE 18TH CENTURY
A PAIR OF LOUIS XVI ORMOLU-MOUNTED MAHOGANY CONSOLES DESSERTES LATE 18TH CENTURY Each concave-sided Carrara marble top with a three-quarter pierced gallery, above a frieze drawer, on ring-turned fluted supports, joined

Lot #: 22

Estimate: £10,000 - £15,000

Date: 16 Apr 2014

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A MATCHED PAIR OF LOUIS XV WALNUT FAUTEUILS

A MATCHED PAIR OF LOUIS XV WALNUT FAUTEUILS
BY CLAUDE LOUIS BURGAT, MID-18TH CENTURY
A MATCHED PAIR OF LOUIS XV WALNUT FAUTEUILS BY CLAUDE LOUIS BURGAT, MID-18TH CENTURY Each with a cartouche-shaped back frame, the serpentine, moulded seat rail, on cabriole legs, upholstered with modern gros-point

Lot #: 23

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 16 Apr 2014

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Jean Dufy (1888-1964)

Jean Dufy (1888-1964)
Le bassin de la Manche au Havre
Jean Dufy (1888-1964) Le bassin de la Manche au Havre signed 'Jean Dufy' (lower right) oil on canvas 24 x 18 1/8 in. (61 x 46 cm.) Painted circa 1935-37

Lot #: 24

Estimate: £12,000 - £18,000

Date: 16 Apr 2014

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Jean Dufy (1888 -1964)

Jean Dufy (1888 -1964)
Paysage de Touraine
Jean Dufy (1888 -1964) Paysage de Touraine signed 'Jean Dufy' (lower right) oil on canvas 18¼ x 25½ in. (46 x 65 cm.) Painted circa 1937-40

Lot #: 25

Estimate: £15,000 - £20,000

Date: 16 Apr 2014

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Jean Dufy (1888 - 1964)

Jean Dufy (1888 - 1964)
La Bouille (Seine-Maritime)
Jean Dufy (1888 - 1964) La Bouille (Seine-Maritime) signed 'Jean Dufy' (lower right) oil on canvas 21½ x 28¾ in. (54.5 x 73.1 cm.) Painted circa 1938-1940

Lot #: 26

Estimate: £18,000 - £25,000

Date: 16 Apr 2014

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Jean Dufy (1888 - 1964)

Jean Dufy (1888 - 1964)
Quai de la Planchette à Honfleur
Jean Dufy (1888 - 1964) Quai de la Planchette à Honfleur signed 'Jean Dufy' (lower right) oil on canvas 14¾ x 32½ in. (37.5 x 82.5 cm.) Painted circa 1948-49

Lot #: 27

Estimate: £15,000 - £20,000

Date: 16 Apr 2014

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FOUR LARGE CHINESE FAMILLE ROSE ARMORIAL DISHES FOR THE DUT...

FOUR LARGE CHINESE FAMILLE ROSE ARMORIAL DISHES FOR THE DUTCH MARKET
YONGZHENG PERIOD, CIRCA 1733
FOUR LARGE CHINESE FAMILLE ROSE ARMORIAL DISHES FOR THE DUTCH MARKET YONGZHENG PERIOD, CIRCA 1733 Each finely enamelled and gilt at the centre with the coat of arms for Tuineman of Zeeland within a

Lot #: 28

Estimate: £2,500 - £3,500

Date: 16 Apr 2014

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A GROUP OF CHINESE FAMILLE ROSE ARMORIAL PLATES AND DISHES F...

A GROUP OF CHINESE FAMILLE ROSE ARMORIAL PLATES AND DISHES FOR THE DUTCH MARKET
YONGZHENG PERIOD, CIRCA 1733
A GROUP OF CHINESE FAMILLE ROSE ARMORIAL PLATES AND DISHES FOR THE DUTCH MARKET YONGZHENG PERIOD, CIRCA 1733 Comprising a set of six plates and three dishes, en suite to the preceding lot The

Lot #: 29

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 16 Apr 2014

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A CHINESE FAMILLE ROSE ARMORIAL PART TEA AND COFFEE SERVICE ...

A CHINESE FAMILLE ROSE ARMORIAL PART TEA AND COFFEE SERVICE FOR THE DUTCH MARKET
YONGZHENG PERIOD, CIRCA 1733
A CHINESE FAMILLE ROSE ARMORIAL PART TEA AND COFFEE SERVICE FOR THE DUTCH MARKET YONGZHENG PERIOD, CIRCA 1733 Each piece delicately enamelled with the arms for Tuineman of Zeeland at the

Lot #: 30

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,000

Date: 16 Apr 2014

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A PAIR OF RARE CHINESE IMARI ARMORIAL WALL CISTERNS AND COVE...

A PAIR OF RARE CHINESE IMARI ARMORIAL WALL CISTERNS AND COVERS
KANGXI PERIOD, CIRCA 1720
A PAIR OF RARE CHINESE IMARI ARMORIAL WALL CISTERNS AND COVERS KANGXI PERIOD, CIRCA 1720 Each of fluted baluster form with flat back and a moulded mask forming the spout, decorated to the front in typical Imari

Lot #: 31

Estimate: £10,000 - £15,000

Date: 16 Apr 2014

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A CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE TUREEN AND COVER

A CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE TUREEN AND COVER
QIANLONG PERIOD, CIRCA 1750-1755
A CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE TUREEN AND COVER QIANLONG PERIOD, CIRCA 1750-1755 Modelled after a European faience original, with four sturdy paw feet, down-curving handles in the form of acanthus leaves and the cover in the form

Lot #: 32

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 16 Apr 2014

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A LARGE CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE VASE

A LARGE CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE VASE
KANGXI PERIOD (1662-1722)
A LARGE CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE VASE KANGXI PERIOD (1662-1722) With globular body and bulbous neck rising to a flaring mouth, painted with jardinières of exotic flowers divided by moulded floral panels above lotus petals, the underside

Lot #: 33

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 16 Apr 2014

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AN UNUSUAL CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE MING-STYLE EWER

AN UNUSUAL CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE MING-STYLE EWER
KANGXI PERIOD (1662-1722)
AN UNUSUAL CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE MING-STYLE EWER KANGXI PERIOD (1662-1722) The pear-shaped body applied with a loop handle and serpentine spout attached to the body by a stretcher, painted in a vibrant blue with scrolling

Lot #: 34

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 16 Apr 2014

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A LARGE CHINESE CELADON-GLAZED TWO-HANDLED BOTTLE VASE

A LARGE CHINESE CELADON-GLAZED TWO-HANDLED BOTTLE VASE
18TH/19TH CENTURY
A LARGE CHINESE CELADON-GLAZED TWO-HANDLED BOTTLE VASE 18TH/19TH CENTURY Moulded with chilong dragon roundels alternating with butterflies below a band of squared scrolls, the sloping shoulder with bats amongst clouds and the

Lot #: 35

Estimate: £6,000 - £8,000

Date: 16 Apr 2014

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A NEAR PAIR OF CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE 'LOTUS' TEAPOTS AND CO...

A NEAR PAIR OF CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE 'LOTUS' TEAPOTS AND COVERS
KANGXI PERIOD (1662-1722)
A NEAR PAIR OF CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE 'LOTUS' TEAPOTS AND COVERS KANGXI PERIOD (1662-1722) Each modelled as a lotus bud and moulded with eight lotus petals painted with flowers, the flat covers moulded with

Lot #: 36

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 16 Apr 2014

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A PAIR OF CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE MALLET-SHAPED BOTTLES

A PAIR OF CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE MALLET-SHAPED BOTTLES
KANGXI PERIOD (1662-1722)
A PAIR OF CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE MALLET-SHAPED BOTTLES KANGXI PERIOD (1662-1722) Each with bell-shaped body and slender neck, painted in a deep coblalt blue with flower heads and trailing foliage 9¼ in. (23.5 cm.) high

Lot #: 37

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 16 Apr 2014