Quai d'Orsay, Paris - An Apartment by Jacques Grange

Christie's
19 November 2010, London, King Street

Date of the auction: 19.11.2010

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A JAPANESE SUIT OF ARMOUR

A JAPANESE SUIT OF ARMOUR
EDO PERIOD (18TH-19TH CENTURY)
A JAPANESE SUIT OF ARMOUR EDO PERIOD (18TH-19TH CENTURY) Yoko-hagi Okegawa nimai-do gusoku type, with sixteen-plate sujibachi ridged helmet, butterfly mon on the fukigaeshi [turnbacks], the peak stamped and coloured in the style of Dutch

Lot #: 501

Estimate: £5,000 - £8,000

Date: 19 Nov 2010

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A JAPANESE BLACK LACQUERED SUIT OF ARMOUR

A JAPANESE BLACK LACQUERED SUIT OF ARMOUR
EDO PERIOD (18TH-19TH CENTURY)
A JAPANESE BLACK LACQUERED SUIT OF ARMOUR EDO PERIOD (18TH-19TH CENTURY) Nuinobe do gusoku type, with sixteen-plate sujibachi ridged helmet, the armour black lacquered iron with blue lacing, the menpo [face guard] with

Lot #: 502

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 19 Nov 2010

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A LOUIS XIV ORMOLU-MOUNTED BRASS-INLAID TORTOISESHELL AND EB...

A LOUIS XIV ORMOLU-MOUNTED BRASS-INLAID TORTOISESHELL AND EBONY BIBLIOTHEQUE
CIRCA 1710, IN THE MANNER OF NICOLAS SAGEOT
A LOUIS XIV ORMOLU-MOUNTED BRASS-INLAID TORTOISESHELL AND EBONY BIBLIOTHEQUE CIRCA 1710, In the manner of Nicolas Sageot Decorated with strapwork panels, the two doors fitted with

Lot #: 503

Estimate: £20,000 - £30,000

Date: 19 Nov 2010

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A JAPANESE IVORY AND WOOD OKIMONO [SCULPTURAL ORNAMENT

A JAPANESE IVORY AND WOOD OKIMONO [SCULPTURAL ORNAMENT
SIGNED MITSUYUK, MEIJI PERIOD (LATE 19TH CENTURY)
A JAPANESE IVORY AND WOOD OKIMONO [SCULPTURAL ORNAMENT] SIGNED MITSUYUK, MEIJI PERIOD (LATE 19TH CENTURY) Of two ivory birds with finely carved feather detail looking after a nest of eggs, inlaid

Lot #: 504

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 19 Nov 2010

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A JAPANESE IVORY KODANSU [TABLE CABINET

A JAPANESE IVORY KODANSU [TABLE CABINET
MEIJI PERIOD (LATE 19TH CENTURY)
A JAPANESE IVORY KODANSU [TABLE CABINET] MEIJI PERIOD (LATE 19TH CENTURY) The two doored ivory cabinet on lacquered wood base decorated in gold, silver, black and red hiramaki-e, takamaki-e and kirigane opening to reveal

Lot #: 505

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 19 Nov 2010

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THREE OSTRICH EGGS

THREE OSTRICH EGGS
MEIJI PERIOD (LATE 19TH CENTURY)
THREE OSTRICH EGGS MEIJI PERIOD (LATE 19TH CENTURY) Decorated in gold lacquer with figures, birds and frogs, two perspex stands and one lacquered stand 9½ in. (24 cm.) high and similar (3

Lot #: 506

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 19 Nov 2010

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A PAIR OF CHINESE EXPORT PAINTED CLAY FIGURES

A PAIR OF CHINESE EXPORT PAINTED CLAY FIGURES
19TH CENTURY
A PAIR OF CHINESE EXPORT PAINTED CLAY FIGURES 19TH CENTURY The male with a serene expression, wearing a blue coloured official's robe and ceremonial hat, holding a snuff bottle in one hand, the lady wearing a robe of similar colour, depicted

Lot #: 507

Estimate: £1,200 - £1,800

Date: 19 Nov 2010

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A FRENCH WROUGHT-IRON LANTERN

A FRENCH WROUGHT-IRON LANTERN
LATE 20TH CENTURY, SUPPLIED BY JACQUES GRANGE
A FRENCH WROUGHT-IRON LANTERN LATE 20TH CENTURY, SUPPLIED BY JACQUES GRANGE Of cylindrical outshape, enclosing a four-light hanging candelabra 44 in. (111.5 cm.) high; 23½ in. (59.9 cm.) diameter

Lot #: 508

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,500

Date: 19 Nov 2010

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A REGENCE ORMOLU-MOUNTED, 'BOULLE' BRASS INLAID TORTOISESHEL...

A REGENCE ORMOLU-MOUNTED, 'BOULLE' BRASS INLAID TORTOISESHELL, BRASS-INLAID, EBONISED AND PARCEL-GILT WRITING TABLE
EARLY 18TH CENTURY, RESTORED IN THE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY
A REGENCE ORMOLU-MOUNTED, 'BOULLE' BRASS INLAID TORTOISESHELL, BRASS-INLAID, EBONISED AND PARCEL-GILT WRITING TABLE EARLY

Lot #: 509

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 19 Nov 2010

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A GROUP OF THREE CHINESE GOLD EMBOSSED IMMORTALS

A GROUP OF THREE CHINESE GOLD EMBOSSED IMMORTALS
20TH CENTURY, WITH LONDON ASSAY OFFICE HALLARKS FOR 2010, 18 CT.
A GROUP OF THREE CHINESE GOLD EMBOSSED IMMORTALS 20TH CENTURY, WITH LONDON ASSAY OFFICE HALLARKS FOR 2010, 18 CT. Depicting figures of the three star gods of good fortune, prosperity and

Lot #: 510

Estimate: £15,000 - £25,000

Date: 19 Nov 2010

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A CHINOISERIE GILT AND BLACK-PAINTED LANTERN

A CHINOISERIE GILT AND BLACK-PAINTED LANTERN
LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY
A CHINOISERIE GILT AND BLACK-PAINTED LANTERN LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY Of pentagonal form, the sides with cloth panels and gilt-metal ormament, above a tassel boss, fitted for electricity, chips and losses to decoration 42

Lot #: 511

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 19 Nov 2010

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A PAIR OF CHARLES X PARCEL-GILT AND POLYCHROME-DECORATED TOL...

A PAIR OF CHARLES X PARCEL-GILT AND POLYCHROME-DECORATED TOLE JARDINIERES
CIRCA 1820-30
A PAIR OF CHARLES X PARCEL-GILT AND POLYCHROME-DECORATED TOLE JARDINIERES CIRCA 1820-30 Each of canted square form, decorated with chinoiserie figures, pagodas and landscapes, on four scroll feet, the acorn

Lot #: 512

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 19 Nov 2010

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A SOUTH EAST ASIAN GILT, PAINTED AND PATINATED-BRONZE TEMPLE...

A SOUTH EAST ASIAN GILT, PAINTED AND PATINATED-BRONZE TEMPLE GONG ON STAND
19TH/20TH CENTURY
A SOUTH EAST ASIAN GILT, PAINTED AND PATINATED-BRONZE TEMPLE GONG ON STAND 19TH/20TH CENTURY The crest with four garuda figures, on trestle frame 56 in. (142¼ in.) high; 33 in. (83¾ cm.) wide; 22 in. (56

Lot #: 513

Estimate: £2,000 - £4,000

Date: 19 Nov 2010

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A MASSIVE 'CHINA TRADE' DECOUPAGE AND POLYCHROME-DECORATED P...

A MASSIVE 'CHINA TRADE' DECOUPAGE AND POLYCHROME-DECORATED PLASTER FIGURE
SECOND QUARTER 19TH CENTURY
A MASSIVE 'CHINA TRADE' DECOUPAGE AND POLYCHROME-DECORATED PLASTER FIGURE SECOND QUARTER 19TH CENTURY The figure standing tall with a benign expression, the hair finely detailed and arranged in a

Lot #: 514

Estimate: £10,000 - £15,000

Date: 19 Nov 2010

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Chinese School, circa 1840

Chinese School, circa 1840
The gardens of an Imperial Palace with gifts being presented to a member of the Imperial family, seated with her attendants in a pavilion
Chinese School, circa 1840 The gardens of an Imperial Palace with gifts being presented to a member of the Imperial family, seated with

Lot #: 515

Estimate: £8,000 - £12,000

Date: 19 Nov 2010

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Chinese School, circa 1840

Chinese School, circa 1840
A Chinese lake landscape with the arrival of an Imperial party being greeted by a regatta
Chinese School, circa 1840 A Chinese lake landscape with the arrival of an Imperial party being greeted by a regatta oil on canvas 30 x 44 in. (76.2 x 111.8 cm

Lot #: 516

Estimate: £12,000 - £18,000

Date: 19 Nov 2010

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A LOUIS XV ORMOLU-MOUNTED CORNE VERTE STRIKING BRACKET CLOCK...

A LOUIS XV ORMOLU-MOUNTED CORNE VERTE STRIKING BRACKET CLOCK
BAILLY L'AINE, PARIS, THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY
A LOUIS XV ORMOLU-MOUNTED CORNE VERTE STRIKING BRACKET CLOCK BAILLY L'AINE, PARIS, THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY CASE: the shaped case with glazed side panels and C-scroll and foliate mounts

Lot #: 517

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 19 Nov 2010

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A LOUIS XV CARVED GILTWOOD STICK BAROMETER AND THERMOMETER ...

A LOUIS XV CARVED GILTWOOD STICK BAROMETER AND THERMOMETER
MID 18TH CENTURY
A LOUIS XV CARVED GILTWOOD STICK BAROMETER AND THERMOMETER MID 18TH CENTURY The scroll top surmounted by ribbon-tied bow, alcohol thermometer tube and barometer (tube removed) with painted plates flanking the trunk 59½ in

Lot #: 518

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 19 Nov 2010

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A PAIR OF FENCH ORMOLU THREE-BRANCH WALL-LIGHTS

A PAIR OF FENCH ORMOLU THREE-BRANCH WALL-LIGHTS
20TH CENTURY, AFTER THE MODEL BY CHARLES CRESSENT
A PAIR OF FENCH ORMOLU THREE-BRANCH WALL-LIGHTS 20TH CENTURY, AFTER THE MODEL BY CHARLES CRESSENT Each with scrolling foliate candle-arms centred by a parrot, drilled for electricity 22 in. (56 cm

Lot #: 519

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 19 Nov 2010

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Follower of Charles and Henri Beaubrun

Follower of Charles and Henri Beaubrun
Portrait of a lady, bust-length, in a gold-embroidered black dress with lace trim
Follower of Charles and Henri Beaubrun Portrait of a lady, bust-length, in a gold-embroidered black dress with lace trim oil on panel 13¼ x 10 1/8 in. (33.7 x 25.7 cm

Lot #: 520

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 19 Nov 2010

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A PAIR OF FRENCH ORMOLU CHENETS

A PAIR OF FRENCH ORMOLU CHENETS
OF LOUIS XVI STYLE, LATE 19TH CENTURY
A PAIR OF FRENCH ORMOLU CHENETS OF LOUIS XVI STYLE, LATE 19TH CENTURY With an eagle upon a torch and clasping a dragon, with an Napoleonic 'N' within a laurel wreath, on tapering toupie feet 17½ in. (44.5 cm.) high; 17 in. (43

Lot #: 521

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 19 Nov 2010

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A BRONZE MODEL OF A PANTHER

A BRONZE MODEL OF A PANTHER
20TH CENTURY
A BRONZE MODEL OF A PANTHER 20TH CENTURY Indistinctly inscribed 'Geiluw' to the underside of the front left paw 22½ in. (57 cm.) high; 53 in. (135 cm.) wide

Lot #: 522

Estimate: £2,500 - £4,000

Date: 19 Nov 2010

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Follower of Benjamin Zobel

Follower of Benjamin Zobel
A Lion; and A Tiger
Follower of Benjamin Zobel A Lion; and A Tiger sand on board 17 x 23¾ in. (43.2 x 60.4 cm.) (2

Lot #: 523

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 19 Nov 2010

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Carl Fahringer (Austrian, 1874-1952)

Carl Fahringer (Austrian, 1874-1952)
A leopard
Carl Fahringer (Austrian, 1874-1952) A leopard signed and dated 'C.Fahringer/38' (lower left) oil on board 12¼ x 19 5/8 in. (31.1 x 49.8 cm

Lot #: 524

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 19 Nov 2010

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A LOUIS XIV ORMOLU-MOUNTED 'BOULLE' RED-TORTOISESHELL, BRASS...

A LOUIS XIV ORMOLU-MOUNTED 'BOULLE' RED-TORTOISESHELL, BRASS-INLAID AND MOTHER-OF-PEARL COMMODE
CIRCA 1700-10, ATTRIBUTED TO NICOLAS SAGEOT
A LOUIS XIV ORMOLU-MOUNTED 'BOULLE' RED-TORTOISESHELL, BRASS-INLAID AND MOTHER-OF-PEARL COMMODE CIRCA 1700-10, attributed to Nicolas Sageot Decorated with

Lot #: 525

Estimate: £40,000 - £60,000

Date: 19 Nov 2010

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A DIRECTOIRE PATINATED-BRONZE AND ORMOLU-MOUNTED MUSICAL ORG...

A DIRECTOIRE PATINATED-BRONZE AND ORMOLU-MOUNTED MUSICAL ORGAN CLOCK
LEPINE, PARIS. LATE 18TH/EARLY 19TH CENTURY
A DIRECTOIRE PATINATED-BRONZE AND ORMOLU-MOUNTED MUSICAL ORGAN CLOCK LEPINE, PARIS. LATE 18TH/EARLY 19TH CENTURY CASE: surmounted by figure of Cupid offering a laurel wreath to a

Lot #: 526

Estimate: £7,000 - £10,000

Date: 19 Nov 2010

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A GILT AND RED PAINTED METAL SIXTEEN-LIGHT CHANDELIER

A GILT AND RED PAINTED METAL SIXTEEN-LIGHT CHANDELIER
SECOND HALF 20TH CENTURY
A GILT AND RED PAINTED METAL SIXTEEN-LIGHT CHANDELIER SECOND HALF 20TH CENTURY The scrolled acanthus frame hung all-over with colourful perspex flowers and leaves, minor losses 44 in. (114 cm.) high; 35 in. (89 cm

Lot #: 527

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 19 Nov 2010

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French School, 18th century

French School, 18th century
The Triumph of Galatea
French School, 18th century The Triumph of Galatea signed 'Builly /...(lower left) oil on canvas 32½ x 26¼ in. (82.6 x 66.8 cm

Lot #: 528

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 19 Nov 2010

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A VENETIAN POLYCHROME-PAINTED AND PARCEL-GILT TABLE

A VENETIAN POLYCHROME-PAINTED AND PARCEL-GILT TABLE
LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY
A VENETIAN POLYCHROME-PAINTED AND PARCEL-GILT TABLE LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY The top draped with simulated fabric supported by a blackamoor standing on a gondola, the base with paw feet, with inscription 'VENECIA

Lot #: 529

Estimate: £2,500 - £4,000

Date: 19 Nov 2010

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A SOUTHERN EUROPEAN GILTWOOD AND WHITE-PAINTED BANQUETTE

A SOUTHERN EUROPEAN GILTWOOD AND WHITE-PAINTED BANQUETTE
SECOND HALF 19TH CENTURY, POSSIBLY ITALIAN
A SOUTHERN EUROPEAN GILTWOOD AND WHITE-PAINTED BANQUETTE SECOND HALF 19TH CENTURY, POSSIBLY ITALIAN Upholstered in crimson velvet, the padded back and seat flanked by padded arms with masks and

Lot #: 530

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,500

Date: 19 Nov 2010