Important English Furniture and Clocks

Christie's
22 January 2009, London, King Street

Date of the auction: 22.01.2009

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A PAIR OF BISCUIT PORCELAIN BUSTS OF QUEEN VICTORIA AND PRIN...

A PAIR OF BISCUIT PORCELAIN BUSTS OF QUEEN VICTORIA AND PRINCE ALBERT
BY J. DURHAM, 1855
A PAIR OF BISCUIT PORCELAIN BUSTS OF QUEEN VICTORIA AND PRINCE ALBERT BY J. DURHAM, 1855 Each wearing the Star of the Order of the Garter Star, Albert also wearing the Star of the Legion d'Honneur , and the

Lot #: 1

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 22 Jan 2009

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A REGENCY ORMOLU AND CUT GLASS COLZA HANGING LIGHT

A REGENCY ORMOLU AND CUT GLASS COLZA HANGING LIGHT
EARLY 19TH CENTURY
A REGENCY ORMOLU AND CUT GLASS COLZA HANGING LIGHT EARLY 19TH CENTURY The rosette and acanthus corona with faceted glass drops and rosette and glass-lozenge suspension chains supporting a shallow cut-glass dish with similar corona

Lot #: 3

Estimate: £8,000 - £12,000

Date: 22 Jan 2009

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A PAIR OF GEORGE IV MAHOGANY RECTANGULAR WINE-COOLERS

A PAIR OF GEORGE IV MAHOGANY RECTANGULAR WINE-COOLERS
ATTRIBUTED TO GILLOWS, CIRCA 1825
A PAIR OF GEORGE IV MAHOGANY RECTANGULAR WINE-COOLERS ATTRIBUTED TO GILLOWS, CIRCA 1825 Each with a thickly-moulded everted rim and tapering boldly reeded body, with lead liner and tapering turned and reeded feet

Lot #: 4

Estimate: £12,000 - £18,000

Date: 22 Jan 2009

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A SET OF SIX GEORGE III GILTWOOD OPEN ARMCHAIRS

A SET OF SIX GEORGE III GILTWOOD OPEN ARMCHAIRS
CIRCA 1780
A SET OF SIX GEORGE III GILTWOOD OPEN ARMCHAIRS CIRCA 1780 Each with oval padded back with leaf-carved frame, part padded and leaf-carved arms with downcurved husk-carved supports terminating in swagged blocks, the bowed seat with reeded

Lot #: 6

Estimate: £25,000 - £40,000

Date: 22 Jan 2009

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A REGENCY ORMOLU HEXAGONAL HALL LANTERN

A REGENCY ORMOLU HEXAGONAL HALL LANTERN
EARLY 19TH CENTURY
A REGENCY ORMOLU HEXAGONAL HALL LANTERN EARLY 19TH CENTURY With double S-scroll suspension bars and pierced anthemion crestings, later fitted for electricity 34 in. (87 cm.) high; 18 in. (46 cm.) wide

Lot #: 8

Estimate: £12,000 - £18,000

Date: 22 Jan 2009

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AN EARLY VICTORIAN OAK CIRCULAR CENTRE TABLE

AN EARLY VICTORIAN OAK CIRCULAR CENTRE TABLE
THE OAK MID-18TH CENTURY SALVAGED FROM HMS ROYAL GEORGE, THE SILVER MOUNTS MARKED THOMAS AND FREDERICK FRANCIS, 1854
AN EARLY VICTORIAN OAK CIRCULAR CENTRE TABLE THE OAK MID-18TH CENTURY SALVAGED FROM HMS ROYAL GEORGE, THE SILVER MOUNTS MARKED THOMAS AND

Lot #: 10

Estimate: £30,000 - £50,000

Date: 22 Jan 2009

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A REGENCY ORMOLU-MOUNTED FROSTED AND CUT-GLASS HANGING LIGHT...

A REGENCY ORMOLU-MOUNTED FROSTED AND CUT-GLASS HANGING LIGHT
EARLY 19TH CENTURY
A REGENCY ORMOLU-MOUNTED FROSTED AND CUT-GLASS HANGING LIGHT EARLY 19TH CENTURY The bowl with Greek key decoration and with applied satyr masks, each issuing two serpents, and with a leaf-and-berry pendant. 12½ in. (32

Lot #: 11

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 22 Jan 2009

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A PAIR OF GEORGE II CARVED OAK WALL APPLIQUES

A PAIR OF GEORGE II CARVED OAK WALL APPLIQUES
IN THE MANNER OF JAMES GIBBS, CIRCA 1730
A PAIR OF GEORGE II CARVED OAK WALL APPLIQUES IN THE MANNER OF JAMES GIBBS, CIRCA 1730 Each headed by a Moor's head below a Venus-shell, above carved acanthus and a cartouche bordered by scrolled drapery, minor

Lot #: 12

Estimate: £5,000 - £8,000

Date: 22 Jan 2009

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A GEORGE I BURR-WALNUT AND PARCEL-GILT LIBRARY BOOKCASE

A GEORGE I BURR-WALNUT AND PARCEL-GILT LIBRARY BOOKCASE
EARLY 18TH CENTURY
A GEORGE I BURR-WALNUT AND PARCEL-GILT LIBRARY BOOKCASE EARLY 18TH CENTURY With a shallow cavetto moulded cornice above three reeded astragal glazed doors, the central door sliding, with bevelled glass and enclosing shelves

Lot #: 13

Estimate: £50,000 - £80,000

Date: 22 Jan 2009

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A PAIR OF GEORGE III MAHOGANY SERPENTINE CHESTS

A PAIR OF GEORGE III MAHOGANY SERPENTINE CHESTS
THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY
A PAIR OF GEORGE III MAHOGANY SERPENTINE CHESTS THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY Each with a shaped rectangular crossbanded top above two short and two graduated long drawers with later brass handles, on ogee bracket feet 31 in

Lot #: 16

Estimate: £20,000 - £30,000

Date: 22 Jan 2009

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A PAIR OF GEORGE III MAHOGANY ARMCHAIRS

A PAIR OF GEORGE III MAHOGANY ARMCHAIRS
POSSIBLY BY JOHN BRADBURN, CIRCA 1765
A PAIR OF GEORGE III MAHOGANY ARMCHAIRS POSSIBLY BY JOHN BRADBURN, CIRCA 1765 Each with an arched top rail and padded arms with lion mask carved terminals and curving supports, a rectangular seat and cabriole legs with

Lot #: 20

Estimate: £30,000 - £50,000

Date: 22 Jan 2009

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A MAHOGANY FRETWORK CENTRE TABLE

A MAHOGANY FRETWORK CENTRE TABLE
OF GEORGE II STYLE, 19TH CENTURY
A MAHOGANY FRETWORK CENTRE TABLE OF GEORGE II STYLE, 19TH CENTURY The serpentine pierced fretwork gallery above a blind fretwork frieze, on cabriole legs headed by confronting C-scroll cartouches, on scroll feet and leather castors

Lot #: 21

Estimate: £15,000 - £20,000

Date: 22 Jan 2009

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A GEORGE III MAHOGANY SERPENTINE TRAY

A GEORGE III MAHOGANY SERPENTINE TRAY
THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY
A GEORGE III MAHOGANY SERPENTINE TRAY THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY The gallery with pierced handles 32½ in. (82 cm.) wide; 24½ in. (62 cm.) deep

Lot #: 22

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 22 Jan 2009

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A REGENCY MAHOGANY METAMORPHIC LIBRARY OPEN ARMCHAIR

A REGENCY MAHOGANY METAMORPHIC LIBRARY OPEN ARMCHAIR
AFTER A DESIGN BY MORGAN AND SANDERS, EARLY 19TH CENTURY
A REGENCY MAHOGANY METAMORPHIC LIBRARY OPEN ARMCHAIR AFTER A DESIGN BY MORGAN AND SANDERS, EARLY 19TH CENTURY Reeded overall, the curved scroll-carved toprail centred by an anthemion above a

Lot #: 24

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 22 Jan 2009

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A SCOTTISH REGENCY BRASS-INLAID AND PARCEL-GILT ROSEWOOD AND...

A SCOTTISH REGENCY BRASS-INLAID AND PARCEL-GILT ROSEWOOD AND SPECIMEN MARBLE OCCASIONAL TABLE
IN THE MANNER OF WILLIAM TROTTER, EARLY 19TH CENTURY
A SCOTTISH REGENCY BRASS-INLAID AND PARCEL-GILT ROSEWOOD AND SPECIMEN MARBLE OCCASIONAL TABLE IN THE MANNER OF WILLIAM TROTTER, EARLY 19TH CENTURY The

Lot #: 25

Estimate: £10,000 - £15,000

Date: 22 Jan 2009

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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 a serpentine toprail above a pierced waisted splat and a padded seat upholstered in close-nailed blackhorsehair, on channeled square legs joined by

Lot #: 26

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 22 Jan 2009

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A GEORGE III GONCALO ALVES AND MAHOGANY SERPENTINE CHEST

A GEORGE III GONCALO ALVES AND MAHOGANY SERPENTINE CHEST
POSSIBLY BY THOMAS CHIPPENDALE, CIRCA 1760
A GEORGE III GONCALO ALVES AND MAHOGANY SERPENTINE CHEST POSSIBLY BY THOMAS CHIPPENDALE, CIRCA 1760 The shaped rectangular top above four graduated drawers on shaped bracket feet, the handles

Lot #: 27

Estimate: £12,000 - £18,000

Date: 22 Jan 2009

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A GEORGE III MAHOGANY AND PARQUETRY CARD-TABLE

A GEORGE III MAHOGANY AND PARQUETRY CARD-TABLE
ATTRIBUTED TO HENRY HILL OF MARLBOROUGH, THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY
A GEORGE III MAHOGANY AND PARQUETRY CARD-TABLE ATTRIBUTED TO HENRY HILL OF MARLBOROUGH, THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY The rectangular hinged top with specimen-lozenge inlay and green

Lot #: 28

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 22 Jan 2009

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A GEORGE III MAHOGANY KNEEHOLE DRESSING-TABLE

A GEORGE III MAHOGANY KNEEHOLE DRESSING-TABLE
POSSIBLY BY THOMAS CHIPPENDALE, CIRCA 1760
A GEORGE III MAHOGANY KNEEHOLE DRESSING-TABLE POSSIBLY BY THOMAS CHIPPENDALE, CIRCA 1760 The rectangular top above a part-fitted mahogany-lined frieze drawer and a kneehole with a cupboard, flanked on each side

Lot #: 29

Estimate: £5,000 - £10,000

Date: 22 Jan 2009

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A REGENCY ROSEWOOD WRITING-TABLE

A REGENCY ROSEWOOD WRITING-TABLE
EARLY 19TH CENTURY
A REGENCY ROSEWOOD WRITING-TABLE EARLY 19TH CENTURY Line-inlaid throughout, the rectangular green leather-lined top with a pierced brass three-quarter gallery above three cedar-lined frieze drawers on tapering ring-turned legs with brass caps and

Lot #: 30

Estimate: £10,000 - £15,000

Date: 22 Jan 2009

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A GEORGE III MAHOGANY SERPENTINE SERVING-TABLE

A GEORGE III MAHOGANY SERPENTINE SERVING-TABLE
CIRCA 1770
A GEORGE III MAHOGANY SERPENTINE SERVING-TABLE CIRCA 1770 The shaped rectangular top above a moulded and stop fluted frieze, centred by a tablet with circular beaded rosette and husk swags, and with further similar rosettes, on six square

Lot #: 31

Estimate: £15,000 - £25,000

Date: 22 Jan 2009

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A GEORGE II MAHOGANY SERPENTINE SOFA

A GEORGE II MAHOGANY SERPENTINE SOFA
ATTRIBUTED TO PAUL SAUNDERS, CIRCA 1755-60
A GEORGE II MAHOGANY SERPENTINE SOFA ATTRIBUTED TO PAUL SAUNDERS, CIRCA 1755-60 With an arched padded back and scrolled arms covered in close-nailed olive green suede, on fluted scrolled cabriole legs carved with foliage

Lot #: 32

Estimate: £8,000 - £12,000

Date: 22 Jan 2009

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A GEORGE III MAHOGANY SERPENTINE SIDEBOARD

A GEORGE III MAHOGANY SERPENTINE SIDEBOARD
ATTRIBUTED TO GILLOWS, THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY
A GEORGE III MAHOGANY SERPENTINE SIDEBOARD ATTRIBUTED TO GILLOWS, THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY The shaped top above a frieze drawer with original handles above fluted sunflower spandrels, flanked by a deep

Lot #: 33

Estimate: £6,000 - £10,000

Date: 22 Jan 2009

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A REGENCY ROSEWOOD AND YEWWOOD SOFA TABLE

A REGENCY ROSEWOOD AND YEWWOOD SOFA TABLE
EARLY 19TH CENTURY
A REGENCY ROSEWOOD AND YEWWOOD SOFA TABLE EARLY 19TH CENTURY The rounded rectangular twin-flap top crossbanded in burr-yew above a frieze with two cedar-lined drawers with convex quarter-fillets and original handles, the pedestal supports

Lot #: 36

Estimate: £7,000 - £10,000

Date: 22 Jan 2009

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A SET OF TWELVE MAHOGANY DINING-CHAIRS

A SET OF TWELVE MAHOGANY DINING-CHAIRS
SEVEN CHAIRS GEORGE III, INCLUDING ONE ARMCHAIR, FIVE CHAIRS OF LATER DATE
A SET OF TWELVE MAHOGANY DINING-CHAIRS SEVEN CHAIRS GEORGE III, INCLUDING ONE ARMCHAIR, FIVE CHAIRS OF LATER DATE Comprising two armchairs and ten side chairs, each chair with

Lot #: 38

Estimate: £7,000 - £10,000

Date: 22 Jan 2009

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A SET OF FOUR GEORGE II GRAINED BEECH HALL CHAIRS

A SET OF FOUR GEORGE II GRAINED BEECH HALL CHAIRS
MID-18TH CENTURY
A SET OF FOUR GEORGE II GRAINED BEECH HALL CHAIRS MID-18TH CENTURY Each with an arched back above a cartouche-shaped pierced splat painted with the coat-of-arms of Lord Maynard bearing the motto 'MANUS JUSTA NARDUS', above a solid

Lot #: 39

Estimate: £15,000 - £25,000

Date: 22 Jan 2009

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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 top above a slide and three long graduated mahogany-lined drawers and fluted canted angles on ogee bracket feet, restorations to feet, handles

Lot #: 42

Estimate: £10,000 - £15,000

Date: 22 Jan 2009

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A GEORGE III MAHOGANY WRITING-TABLE

A GEORGE III MAHOGANY WRITING-TABLE
LATE 18TH CENTURY
A GEORGE III MAHOGANY WRITING-TABLE LATE 18TH CENTURY The rectangular top crossbanded in rosewood above a baize-lined slide above a frieze drawer, on square tapering legs with brass caps and castors, partial paper label to underside +884 30 in

Lot #: 45

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 22 Jan 2009

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A REGENCY MAHOGANY BERGERE

A REGENCY MAHOGANY BERGERE
EARLY 19TH CENTURY
A REGENCY MAHOGANY BERGERE EARLY 19TH CENTURY Covered in buttoned red leather with a squab cushion, the scrolled and reeded lyre-shaped frame above tapering turned and spirally-reeded legs with brass caps and castors, inscribed in ink CR.T. D... 41 in

Lot #: 47

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 22 Jan 2009

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A REGENCY MAHOGANY X-FRAME STOOL

A REGENCY MAHOGANY X-FRAME STOOL
EARLY 19TH CENTURY
A REGENCY MAHOGANY X-FRAME STOOL EARLY 19TH CENTURY The dished seat with reeded cylinder terminals, on x-frame supports joined by a baluster stretcher 19¼ in. (49 cm.) high; 23 in. (58.5 cm.) wide; 18 in. (46 cm.) deep

Lot #: 48

Estimate: £5,000 - £8,000

Date: 22 Jan 2009