July 22, 2014 - Decorative & Fine Art Auction

John Moran Auctioneers
West Woodbury Rd. 735
CA 91001 Altadena
United States
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Date of the auction: 22.07.2014

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A large gilt bronze-mounted Sevres style porcelain urn

A large gilt bronze-mounted Sevres style porcelain urn Print Late 19th / early 20th century, with spurious marks of blue interlaced ''L's centered by ''E'', blue Louis Philippe ''Sevres 1846'' and iron red ''Chateau des Tuileries'', signed ''Poitevin'', cobalt ground with gilt highlights, the

Lot #: 1001

Estimate: US$2,500 - US$3,500

Date: 22 Jul 2014

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A pair of gilt bronze & green marble urns & covers

A pair of gilt bronze & green marble urns & covers Print Circa 1925, each with sunburst mark to underside of base, each flanked by ram's heads suspending drapery swags and encircled by a foliate collar, on a waisted socle over a square base, the associated covers marked ''Sormani Paris'', of pierced

Lot #: 1002

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$5,000

Date: 22 Jul 2014

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A Continental giltwood mirror

A Continental giltwood mirror Print Late 19th / early 20th century, the arched mirror plate within a foliate scroll surround with a pierced rose garland crest, 42'' H x 31'' W x 3.5'' D, Provenance: Property of a Private Collection, South Pasadena, CA. Condition: Overall good condition. General

Lot #: 1003

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$2,500

Date: 22 Jul 2014

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A gilt bronze-mounted Louis XV style bureau plat

A gilt bronze-mounted Louis XV style bureau plat Print Circa 1930, the serpentine gilt-tooled brown leather top within a molded brass surround, over a serpentine frieze enclosing three drawers to the front and three false drawers to the reverse, on foliate-sheathed cabriole legs, 31'' H x 72'' W x

Lot #: 1004

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$5,000

Date: 22 Jul 2014

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Four carved giltwood fauteuils a la reine

Four carved giltwood fauteuils a la reine Print Early 20th century, each with a cartouche-shaped back joined to a serpentine seat by padded arms, upholstered in Aubusson style floral tapestry fabric, 4 pcs, each 40'' H x 26'' W x 23'' D, Provenance: Property of an Estate, Montecito, CA. Condition

Lot #: 1005

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 22 Jul 2014

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A Louis XV style giltwood canape

A Louis XV style giltwood canape Print Late 19th / early 20th century, the arched back with bound laurel top rail centered by a floral scroll crest, joined to the serpentine seat by open foliate scrolled arms, on leaf-carved cabriole legs, covered in tapestry upholstery depicting figures on the back

Lot #: 1006

Estimate: US$0

Date: 22 Jul 2014

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A Rococo style wrought iron console table

A Rococo style wrought iron console table Print 20th century, the serpentine vert maurin marble top over a scrolled apron centering an acanthus clasp, on scrolled acanthus-capped legs joined by a conforming stretcher, 39'' H x 69.5'' W x 19'' D, Provenance: Property of an Estate, Montecito, CA

Lot #: 1007

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,200

Date: 22 Jul 2014

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A pair of gilt metal-mounted Sevres style porcelain urns

A pair of gilt metal-mounted Sevres style porcelain urns Print Late 19th century, one signed ''F. Bellanger'', each turquoise-ground, reserved to each side with hand painted panels, one side depicting figures in a landscape, the other depicting fowl in a marshy landscape, within gilt foliate

Lot #: 1008

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$5,000

Date: 22 Jul 2014

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A French patinated metal mantel clock & garniture

A French patinated metal mantel clock & garniture Print Early 20th century, comprising: a clock, the unsigned circular white porcelain dial with blue Roman numeral hours, black Arabic numeral minutes and gilt hands beneath a hinged glazed aperture within a gilt beaded bezel, within a waisted and

Lot #: 1009

Estimate: US$0

Date: 22 Jul 2014

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A gilt metal and cut crystal centerpiece bowl

A gilt metal and cut crystal centerpiece bowl Print Early 20th century, the shallow circular bowl atop a foliate standard held by a cherub standing on a floral-cast platform suspending festoons, on a tripartite foliate-cast pedestal, 19'' H x 12.25'' Dia., Provenance: Property of a Private

Lot #: 1010

Estimate: US$700 - US$900

Date: 22 Jul 2014

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Edmond Charles Joseph Yon (1836-1897 French)

Edmond Charles Joseph Yon (1836-1897 French) Print Lady with basket in a farmyard, oil on canvas laid to waxed canvas, 15'' H x 18.25'' W, Provenance: Property of an Estate, Montecito, CA. Condition: Visual: Generally good condition. Scattered crazing. Frame abrasion. Blacklight: A 2'' x 2.5'' area

Lot #: 1011

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,200

Date: 22 Jul 2014

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19th century French School

19th century French School Print Reclining figure with bird, appears unsigned, oil on canvas, 14.25'' H x 11.25'' W, Provenance: Private Collection, West Covina, CA. Condition: Visual: Generally good condition. Craquelure throughout. A small area of paint loss upper center edge. Frame abrasion

Lot #: 1012

Estimate: US$1,000 - US$2,000

Date: 22 Jul 2014

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Attributed to Samuel King (19th Century- British)

Attributed to Samuel King (19th Century- British) Print Portrait of a girl with a dog, oil on canvas laid to canvas, 30'' H x 25'' W, Provenance: Harris & Holt Antiques, New Brighton, Merseyside, London; Private Collection, Los Angeles, CA, acquired by the present owner from the above, 1990s

Lot #: 1013

Estimate: US$600 - US$900

Date: 22 Jul 2014

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A pair of Napoleon III gilt metal-mounted ''Boulle'' marquetry & ebonized...

A pair of Napoleon III gilt metal-mounted ''Boulle'' marquetry & ebonized side cabinets Print Third quarter 19th century, each of trapezoidal outline, with an eared black slate top within a palmette-cast border over a frieze interrupted by rosettes heading foliate scroll-headed angled uprights

Lot #: 1015

Estimate: US$4,000 - US$6,000

Date: 22 Jul 2014

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A Regence style giltwood wall mirror

A Regence style giltwood wall mirror Print 19th century, the arched rectangular plate within a surround of scrolled acanthus, crested by a winged mask centering a broken scroll pediment, with phoenix birds to each upper corner and sphinxes to each lower corner, 74'' H x 51'' W x 7'' D, Provenance

Lot #: 1016

Estimate: US$5,000 - US$8,000

Date: 22 Jul 2014

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A Regence style giltwood center table

A Regence style giltwood center table Print Second quarter 20th century, the inset rectangular white marble top over a foliate and scroll frieze centered by a mask, on tapering legs joined by a foliate scrolled X-form stretcher centered by an urn, 36'' H x 64'' W x 32'' D, Provenance: Property of an

Lot #: 1017

Estimate: US$4,000 - US$6,000

Date: 22 Jul 2014

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A gilt bronze-mounted ''Boulle'' marquetry bracket clock

A gilt bronze-mounted ''Boulle'' marquetry bracket clock Print 19th century, the cast gilt brass dial signed ''Jacquier a Paris'', inset with white enamel hour cartouches with blue Roman numerals and incised with Arabic minute track, attached to a twin barrel movement with verge escapement stamped

Lot #: 1018

Estimate: US$0

Date: 22 Jul 2014

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A gilt bronze-mounted ''Boulle'' marquetry & ebonized bureau plat

A gilt bronze-mounted ''Boulle'' marquetry & ebonized bureau plat Print Late 19th / early 20th century, the serpentine rectangular top inset with a gilt-tooled maroon leather writing surface and edged with ovolo-cast molding, over a frieze enclosing three drawers, each centered by a mask, reversing

Lot #: 1019

Estimate: US$5,000 - US$8,000

Date: 22 Jul 2014

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A pair of gilt bronze-mounted rouge marble urns

A pair of gilt bronze-mounted rouge marble urns Print Late 19th / early 20th century, each oviform, flanked by ram's mask's suspending floral swags, over an acanthus band on a fluted waisted circular socle with a bound laurel foot, over a square base with incurved corners, now mounted as lamps and

Lot #: 1020

Estimate: US$1,200 - US$1,800

Date: 22 Jul 2014

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A ''Boulle'' marquetry & ebonized wood side table

A ''Boulle'' marquetry & ebonized wood side table Print Late 19th / early 20th century, the hinged rectangular top over a drawer raised on a tapering pedestal base with three S-scrolled legs, veneered in a pattern of arabesques, 30.75'' H x 18.25'' W x 15'' D, Provenance: Property of an Estate

Lot #: 1021

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,200

Date: 22 Jul 2014

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Fernand Pelez (1843-1913 French)

Fernand Pelez (1843-1913 French) Print Study for ''Petit Misere ou Mendiant au Chapeau'', unframed oil on canvas, 23'' H x 11.5'' W, Provenance: Estate, Redlands, CA; Private Collection, Redlands, CA, acquired from the above. Condition: Visual: Generally good condition. Fine craquelure in the gray

Lot #: 1022

Estimate: US$6,000 - US$8,000

Date: 22 Jul 2014

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19th century French School

19th century French School Print Kitten with ladle and covered cheese, signed lower left: * Renault, oil on panel, 5'' H x 4.25'' W, Provenance: Private Collection, Granada Hills, CA. Condition: Visual: Generally good condition. Two small flecks of paint loss above the kitten's head. Minor frame

Lot #: 1023

Estimate: US$500 - US$700

Date: 22 Jul 2014

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19th century European School

19th century European School Print Still life of fruit with insects, appears unsigned, unframed oil on panel, 11.25'' H x 7.75'' W, Provenance: Private Collection, Riverside, CA. Condition: Visual: Generally good condition. Heavy varnish layer. Blacklight: A 2.75'' x 1'' area of touch-up lower

Lot #: 1024

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,200

Date: 22 Jul 2014

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Anatole Vely (1838-1882 French)

Anatole Vely (1838-1882 French) Print ''Le Reveil du Coeur'', (The Awakening of the Heart), oil on canvas, 97'' H x 57.5'' W, Provenance: Estate of Hulett C. Merritt, Pasadena, CA; Private Collection, South Pasadena, CA, acquired by the present owner from the estate sale of the above,1956

Lot #: 1025

Estimate: US$10,000 - US$20,000

Date: 22 Jul 2014

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A Rococo style giltwood wall mirror

A Rococo style giltwood wall mirror Print 19th century, the rectangular plate within a pierced C-scroll and rocaille carved surround with leafy vines climbing the columns on each side, the arched crest surmounted by flower heads, 66.5'' H x 31.5'' W x 5'' D, Provenance: Property of an Estate

Lot #: 1026

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 22 Jul 2014

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A large antique Flemish tapestry & carved giltwood screen

A large antique Flemish tapestry & carved giltwood screen Print The tapestry 19th century or earlier, the frame late 19th / early 20th century, the tapestry depicting figures in seventeenth century costume in a verdant landscape, mounted in four panels to the hinged Rococo style frame carved with

Lot #: 1027

Estimate: US$20,000 - US$30,000

Date: 22 Jul 2014

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A pair of carved giltwood bergeres

A pair of carved giltwood bergeres Print Late 19th / early 20th century, each with a flat square back crested by a bowknot and flowers over a female mask within a medallion, joined to a trapezoidal seat by downcurved closed arms headed by floral garlands and terminating in foliate scrolls, raised on

Lot #: 1028

Estimate: US$0

Date: 22 Jul 2014

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A pair of Louis XV style gilt & patinated bronze chenets & fender

A pair of Louis XV style gilt & patinated bronze chenets & fender Print Late 19th century, the chenets modeled as foliate scrolls surmounted by a cherub, the fender with foliate scrolls centered by a rocaille cartouche, 3 pcs, each chenet 14.25'' H x 13.5'' W x 5'' D; the fender 4.5'' H x 31'' W x

Lot #: 1029

Estimate: US$600 - US$900

Date: 22 Jul 2014

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A pair of Louis XV style gilt bronze candlesticks

A pair of Louis XV style gilt bronze candlesticks Print Late 19th / early 20th century, one impressed ''GH'', each of baluster form on a circular foot, cast throughout with scrolls and foliage, 2 pcs, 12.25'' H x 6.25'' Dia., Provenance: Property of an Estate, Bel Air, CA. Condition: Overall good

Lot #: 1030

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,200

Date: 22 Jul 2014

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A Louis XV style gilt bronze-mounted parquetry commode

A Louis XV style gilt bronze-mounted parquetry commode Print Early 20th century, the serpentine red and grey marble top over three drawers flanked by rocaille and foliate scroll chutes extending to pierced foliate sabots, 33.75'' H x 50'' W x 23'' D, Provenance: Property of an Estate, Montecito, CA

Lot #: 1031

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$5,000

Date: 22 Jul 2014