From Ancient To Modern: A Distinguished Private Collection

Christie's
London

Date of the auction: 07.12.2016

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A PARCEL-GILT POLYCHROME WOOD AJOUREE RELIEF OF THE ENTOMBME...

A PARCEL-GILT POLYCHROME WOOD AJOUREE RELIEF OF THE ENTOMBMENT
HISPANO-FLEMISH, LATE 15TH OR EARLY 16TH CENTURY
A PARCEL-GILT POLYCHROME WOOD AJOUREE RELIEF OF THE ENTOMBMENT HISPANO-FLEMISH, LATE 15TH OR EARLY 16TH CENTURY 53 7/8 in. (136.8 cm.) wide

Lot #: 2

Estimate: £12,000 - £18,000

Date: 7 Dec 2016

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A BYZANTINE SILVER RELIQUARY CROSS

A BYZANTINE SILVER RELIQUARY CROSS
CIRCA 9TH-12TH CENTURY A.D.
A BYZANTINE SILVER RELIQUARY CROSS CIRCA 9TH-12TH CENTURY A.D. Made from two halves, hinged at the base and pinned to a suspension loop above, each arm of the cross terminating in small projecting knobs at the corners, one side engraved

Lot #: 3

Estimate: £15,000 - £25,000

Date: 7 Dec 2016

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A GILT-BRONZE AND ROCK-CRYSTAL PAPAL RING

A GILT-BRONZE AND ROCK-CRYSTAL PAPAL RING
ITALIAN, 15TH CENTURY
A GILT-BRONZE AND ROCK-CRYSTAL PAPAL RING ITALIAN, 15TH CENTURY Decorated with a papal tiara, cross-keys and four symbols of the Evangelists, and inscribed ' N.COLAVS.P.O ' on the underside, with foil-backed rock-crystal 2 ¼ in. (5.3

Lot #: 4

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 7 Dec 2016

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A STONE FIGURE OF A BISHOP OR MONK SAINT

A STONE FIGURE OF A BISHOP OR MONK SAINT
SPANISH, PROBABLY GALICIA, LATE 14TH OR EARLY 15TH CENTURY
A STONE FIGURE OF A BISHOP OR MONK SAINT SPANISH, PROBABLY GALICIA, LATE 14TH OR EARLY 15TH CENTURY Holding a bible and crozier with a Tau cross on his chest; the reverse hollowed out 47 ½ in. (120.6

Lot #: 5

Estimate: £6,000 - £10,000

Date: 7 Dec 2016

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Pedro Berruguete (Paredes de Nava, near Palencia c. 1450-bef...

Pedro Berruguete (Paredes de Nava, near Palencia c. 1450-before 1504)
Adoration of the Magi
Pedro Berruguete (Paredes de Nava, near Palencia c. 1450-before 1504) Adoration of the Magi oil on panel 42 x 31 ½ in. (106.8 x 71.8 cm

Lot #: 7

Estimate: £200,000 - £300,000

Date: 7 Dec 2016

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Pseudo-Zabolino (active Spoleto, second half of the 15th cen...

Pseudo-Zabolino (active Spoleto, second half of the 15th century)
The Adoration of the Magi
Pseudo-Zabolino (active Spoleto, second half of the 15th century) The Adoration of the Magi fresco, laid down on panel 35 7/8 x 61 3/8 in. (91.1 x 155.9 cm

Lot #: 8

Estimate: £25,000 - £35,000

Date: 7 Dec 2016

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Pere Espalargues (active Lérida 15th Century)

Pere Espalargues (active Lérida 15th Century)
The entombment of Saint Anthony Abbot; and Pilgrims at the shrine of Saint Anthony Abbot
Pere Espalargues (active Lérida 15th Century) The entombment of Saint Anthony Abbot; and Pilgrims at the shrine of Saint Anthony Abbot tempera on panel, in an

Lot #: 9

Estimate: £15,000 - £25,000

Date: 7 Dec 2016

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Circle of Pedro García de Benavarre, o Benabarre (Benabarre,...

Circle of Pedro García de Benavarre, o Benabarre (Benabarre, Huesca fl. 1445-1485)
The Descent from the Cross
Circle of Pedro García de Benavarre, o Benabarre (Benabarre, Huesca fl. 1445-1485) The Descent from the Cross oil on panel, marouflaged [?], arched top 35 ¼ x 23 1/8 in. (89.1 x 58.6 cm

Lot #: 10

Estimate: £25,000 - £35,000

Date: 7 Dec 2016

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The Master of Tejerina (active Paredes de Nava, Palencia, 15...

The Master of Tejerina (active Paredes de Nava, Palencia, 1515-1530)
The Adoration of the Magi
The Master of Tejerina (active Paredes de Nava, Palencia, 1515-1530) The Adoration of the Magi oil on panel 33 ½ x 21 ¼ in. (84.7 x 53.8 cm

Lot #: 11

Estimate: £20,000 - £30,000

Date: 7 Dec 2016

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Castilian School, 15th Century

Castilian School, 15th Century
The Mass of Saint Gregory
Castilian School, 15th Century The Mass of Saint Gregory oil on panel, shaped top 15 x 13 5/8 in. (38.1 x 34.5 cm.) with remains of the original gessoed reverse

Lot #: 12

Estimate: £20,000 - £30,000

Date: 7 Dec 2016

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Fernando Botero (b. 1932)

Fernando Botero (b. 1932)
Mujer Sentada (Seated Woman)
Fernando Botero (b. 1932) Mujer Sentada (Seated Woman) signed, numbered and stamped with the foundry mark 'Botero 3/9 Fonderia M Italy' (on the back of the base) bronze with dark brown patina 16 ¾ in. (42.5 cm.) high Conceived in 1981 and cast

Lot #: 14

Estimate: £120,000 - £150,000

Date: 7 Dec 2016

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A PARCEL-GILT POLYCHROME WOOD FIGURE OF MARY MAGDALENE

A PARCEL-GILT POLYCHROME WOOD FIGURE OF MARY MAGDALENE
SPANISH, FIRST HALF 16TH CENTURY
A PARCEL-GILT POLYCHROME WOOD FIGURE OF MARY MAGDALENE SPANISH, FIRST HALF 16TH CENTURY Depicted kneeling at the foot of the Cross, her hands crossed and her ointment jar at her feet, the reverse hollowed out 36

Lot #: 16

Estimate: £12,000 - £18,000

Date: 7 Dec 2016

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A PARCEL-GILT POLYCHROME WOOD FIGURE OF THE ANNUNCIATE VIRGI...

A PARCEL-GILT POLYCHROME WOOD FIGURE OF THE ANNUNCIATE VIRGIN
SPANISH, 13TH CENTURY
A PARCEL-GILT POLYCHROME WOOD FIGURE OF THE ANNUNCIATE VIRGIN SPANISH, 13TH CENTURY Hollowed out to the reverse, on a square plinth, old paper label to reverse inscribed '373' 37 ¾ in. (95.9 cm.) high, overall

Lot #: 17

Estimate: £6,000 - £9,000

Date: 7 Dec 2016

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A PARCEL-GILT POLYCHROME WOOD GROUP OF THE VIRGIN AND CHILD ...

A PARCEL-GILT POLYCHROME WOOD GROUP OF THE VIRGIN AND CHILD
HISPANO-FLEMISH, LATE 15TH OR EARLY 16TH CENTURY
A PARCEL-GILT POLYCHROME WOOD GROUP OF THE VIRGIN AND CHILD HISPANO-FLEMISH, LATE 15TH OR EARLY 16TH CENTURY The reverse simply finished 34 ¾ in. (88 cm.) high

Lot #: 18

Estimate: £10,000 - £15,000

Date: 7 Dec 2016

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Attributed to Niccolò Pisano (Pisa 1470-after 1536)

Attributed to Niccolò Pisano (Pisa 1470-after 1536)
The Madonna and Child
Attributed to Niccolò Pisano (Pisa 1470-after 1536) The Madonna and Child oil on panel 21 ½ x 15 1/8 in. (54.5 x 38.4 cm.) with inventory number '99' (lower right

Lot #: 19

Estimate: £20,000 - £30,000

Date: 7 Dec 2016

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Colijn de Coter (active Antwerp and Brussels, c. 1480-1525) ...

Colijn de Coter (active Antwerp and Brussels, c. 1480-1525)
The Descent from the Cross
Colijn de Coter (active Antwerp and Brussels, c. 1480-1525) The Descent from the Cross oil on oak panel 30 3/8 x 21 3/8 in. (77.3 x 54.4 cm

Lot #: 21

Estimate: £30,000 - £50,000

Date: 7 Dec 2016

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Castilian School, 15th Century

Castilian School, 15th Century
The Mass of Saint Gregory
Castilian School, 15th Century The Mass of Saint Gregory oil on panel 33 ¾ x 25 ¼ in. (86 x 64 cm

Lot #: 22

Estimate: £60,000 - £80,000

Date: 7 Dec 2016

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AN ENAMEL AND ENGRAVED GILT-BRASS TABLE-TOP LECTERN

AN ENAMEL AND ENGRAVED GILT-BRASS TABLE-TOP LECTERN
SPANISH, LATE 16TH CENTURY
AN ENAMEL AND ENGRAVED GILT-BRASS TABLE-TOP LECTERN SPANISH, LATE 16TH CENTURY With pierced strapwork decoration, the hinged support and base both centred by an armorial cartouche, the sides of the base set with enamelled

Lot #: 25

Estimate: £8,000 - £12,000

Date: 7 Dec 2016

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A SPANISH IRON-MOUNTED CRIMSON VELVET-COVERED MARRIAGE CHEST...

A SPANISH IRON-MOUNTED CRIMSON VELVET-COVERED MARRIAGE CHEST
15TH CENTURY
A SPANISH IRON-MOUNTED CRIMSON VELVET-COVERED MARRIAGE CHEST 15TH CENTURY Bound with straps terminating in scallop shells, the lid with a pierced gothic frieze, fastened with elaborate crocketed hasps and carrying handles, the

Lot #: 27

Estimate: £10,000 - £15,000

Date: 7 Dec 2016

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The Master of Belorado (active Burgos, early 16th century)

The Master of Belorado (active Burgos, early 16th century)
The Marriage at Cana
The Master of Belorado (active Burgos, early 16th century) The Marriage at Cana oil on panel 46 x 28 5/8 in. (116.8 x 72.6 cm

Lot #: 28

Estimate: £40,000 - £60,000

Date: 7 Dec 2016

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The Master of Tejerina (active Paredes de Nava, Palencia, 15...

The Master of Tejerina (active Paredes de Nava, Palencia, 1515-1530)
Saint James of Compostela in a niche, with Saint Ursula attended by her Virgins, and the Charity of Saint Martin of Tours
The Master of Tejerina (active Paredes de Nava, Palencia, 1515-1530) Saint James of Compostela in a niche

Lot #: 29

Estimate: £60,000 - £80,000

Date: 7 Dec 2016

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Pablo Gargallo (1881-1934)

Pablo Gargallo (1881-1934)
Espagnole à la mantille (Version I)
Pablo Gargallo (1881-1934) Espagnole à la mantille (Version I) cut and shaped iron with dark brown patina 18 ¼ in. (46 cm.) high, excluding the rectangular base Executed in 1930; this work is unique

Lot #: 30

Estimate: £150,000 - £200,000

Date: 7 Dec 2016

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The Master of Osma (fl. 1490-1520)

The Master of Osma (fl. 1490-1520)
The Assumption of the Virgin - a fragment
The Master of Osma (fl. 1490-1520) The Assumption of the Virgin - a fragment on gold ground panel 32 x 24 ¾ in. (81.2 x 62.8 cm

Lot #: 31

Estimate: £20,000 - £30,000

Date: 7 Dec 2016

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A LATE GOTHIC OAK AND CHESTNUT CHEST

A LATE GOTHIC OAK AND CHESTNUT CHEST
16TH CENTURY AND LATER
A LATE GOTHIC OAK AND CHESTNUT CHEST 16TH CENTURY AND LATER The front and sides carved with arched blind tracery panels flanked by crocketed spires, the back unusually carved with linenfold panels, constructed using some 15th/16th century

Lot #: 34

Estimate: £10,000 - £15,000

Date: 7 Dec 2016

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Juan de Arellano (Santorcaz 1614-1676 Madrid)

Juan de Arellano (Santorcaz 1614-1676 Madrid)
Rose, irises, morning glory and other flowers in a porcelain vase; and Parrot tulips, roses, lilies, lilacs and other flowers in a glass vase
Juan de Arellano (Santorcaz 1614-1676 Madrid) Rose, irises, morning glory and other flowers in a porcelain vase

Lot #: 35

Estimate: £400,000 - £600,000

Date: 7 Dec 2016

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A TALAVERA POTTERY DISH

A TALAVERA POTTERY DISH
EARLY 18TH CENTURY
A TALAVERA POTTERY DISH EARLY 18TH CENTURY Painted with a lioness in wooded landscape 16 ½ in. (42 cm.) diameter

Lot #: 36

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 7 Dec 2016

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A MAIOLICA BLUE AND WHITE WAISTED CYLINDRICAL ALBARELLO

A MAIOLICA BLUE AND WHITE WAISTED CYLINDRICAL ALBARELLO
LATE 15TH CENTURY, PERHAPS SICILIAN
A MAIOLICA BLUE AND WHITE WAISTED CYLINDRICAL ALBARELLO LATE 15TH CENTURY, PERHAPS SICILIAN Painted with two registers of oval medallions decorated with sgraffito leaves against a ground of scrolls 11 ¾ in

Lot #: 37

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,000

Date: 7 Dec 2016

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SIX TALAVERA POTTERY DISHES

SIX TALAVERA POTTERY DISHES
17TH AND 18TH CENTURIES
SIX TALAVERA POTTERY DISHES 17TH AND 18TH CENTURIES One decorated with a lion rampant, two with deer, two painted with a coat-of-arms and another with a profile portrait The largest - 14 ½ in. (36 cm.) diameter

Lot #: 38

Estimate: £7,000 - £10,000

Date: 7 Dec 2016

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A CARVED MARBLE UMAYYAD CAPITAL

A CARVED MARBLE UMAYYAD CAPITAL
ANDALUCIA, SPAIN, 10TH CENTURY
A CARVED MARBLE UMAYYAD CAPITAL ANDALUCIA, SPAIN, 10TH CENTURY Of typical form developed from the Roman Corinthian order, with finely drawn floral motifs, with scrolling corners and central rosettes 13 ¼ in. (34 cm.) high; 14 ½ in. (37

Lot #: 40

Estimate: £25,000 - £35,000

Date: 7 Dec 2016

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Pablo Gargallo (1881-1934)

Pablo Gargallo (1881-1934)
Masque 'La Tragédie'
Pablo Gargallo (1881-1934) Masque 'La Tragédie' cut and shaped iron with dark brown patina 13 ½ in. (34.4 cm.) high Executed circa 1915; this work is unique

Lot #: 41

Estimate: £100,000 - £150,000

Date: 7 Dec 2016