The Art of Collecting: Three Private Collections

Christie's
9 October 2013, New York, Rockefeller Center

Date of the auction: 09.10.2013

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AN ORMOLU AND FROSTED-GLASS HALL LANTERN

AN ORMOLU AND FROSTED-GLASS HALL LANTERN
EARLY 20TH CENTURY
AN ORMOLU AND FROSTED-GLASS HALL LANTERN EARLY 20TH CENTURY With a pierced corona and six windows inset with colored glass to the corners, stamped with various numerals, electrified 56 in. (142 cm.) high

Lot #: 501

Estimate: US$8,000 - US$12,000

Date: 9 Oct 2013

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A PAIR OF ENGLISH GILTWOOD SIDE TABLES

A PAIR OF ENGLISH GILTWOOD SIDE TABLES
PROBABLY FIRST HALF 20TH CENTURY
A PAIR OF ENGLISH GILTWOOD SIDE TABLES PROBABLY FIRST HALF 20TH CENTURY Of George II style, each with diaspro di sicila marble top above a pierced foliate frieze on acanthus-headed legs and leaf-carved feet 34½ in. (87.5 cm

Lot #: 502

Estimate: US$15,000 - US$25,000

Date: 9 Oct 2013

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A LOUIS XIV ORMOLU-MOUNTED AND BRASS-INLAID FAUX-TORTOISESHE...

A LOUIS XIV ORMOLU-MOUNTED AND BRASS-INLAID FAUX-TORTOISESHELL CLOCK ON PEDESTAL
CIRCA 1710, THE CLOCK AND PEDESTAL PROBABLY ASSOCIATED
A LOUIS XIV ORMOLU-MOUNTED AND BRASS-INLAID FAUX-TORTOISESHELL CLOCK ON PEDESTAL CIRCA 1710, THE CLOCK AND PEDESTAL PROBABLY ASSOCIATED The clock surmounted by a

Lot #: 503

Estimate: US$30,000 - US$50,000

Date: 9 Oct 2013

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A PAIR OF EMPIRE ORMOLU AND VERT DE MER MARBLE VASES

A PAIR OF EMPIRE ORMOLU AND VERT DE MER MARBLE VASES
EARLY 19TH CENTURY
A PAIR OF EMPIRE ORMOLU AND VERT DE MER MARBLE VASES EARLY 19TH CENTURY Each applied with figures of dancing classical maidens flanked by mask handles, bearing printed JET ART Services, Paris label 14½ in. (37 cm.) high (2

Lot #: 505

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

Date: 9 Oct 2013

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A PAIR OF REGENCE STYLE ORMOLU TWO-BRANCH WALL LIGHTS

A PAIR OF REGENCE STYLE ORMOLU TWO-BRANCH WALL LIGHTS
19TH CENTURY
A PAIR OF REGENCE STYLE ORMOLU TWO-BRANCH WALL LIGHTS 19TH CENTURY Each modeled as a seated dragon, one bearing a label 10/10 , one with red inventory number 351B , nozzles replaced, regilt and possibly previously lacquered 16 in

Lot #: 506

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

Date: 9 Oct 2013

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A SEVRES (HARD PASTE) PORCELAIN TWO-HANDLED CUP (TASSE 'A L'...

A SEVRES (HARD PASTE) PORCELAIN TWO-HANDLED CUP (TASSE 'A L'ETRUSQUE')
GILT CROWN AND FAINT INTERLACED L'S MARK ENCLOSING DATE LETTER LL FOR 1788, PAINTER'S MARK FOR BULIDON, GILDER'S MARK FOR LA FRANCE, INCISED RU AND 5
A SEVRES (HARD PASTE) PORCELAIN TWO-HANDLED CUP (TASSE 'A L'ETRUSQUE') GILT

Lot #: 507

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,200

Date: 9 Oct 2013

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A PAIR OF ITALIAN PATINATED AND GILT-BRONZE TAZZE

A PAIR OF ITALIAN PATINATED AND GILT-BRONZE TAZZE
20TH CENTURY
A PAIR OF ITALIAN PATINATED AND GILT-BRONZE TAZZE 20TH CENTURY Each supported by three bearded male figures 17½ in. (44.5 cm.) high, 14 in. (35.5 cm.) diameter (2

Lot #: 508

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

Date: 9 Oct 2013

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A PAIR OF LOUIS XV ORMOLU TWO-BRANCH WALL-LIGHTS

A PAIR OF LOUIS XV ORMOLU TWO-BRANCH WALL-LIGHTS
PROBABLY MID-18TH CENTURY
A PAIR OF LOUIS XV ORMOLU TWO-BRANCH WALL-LIGHTS PROBABLY MID-18TH CENTURY Each with rocaille backplates and foliate arms 17 in. (43 cm.) high (2

Lot #: 509

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

Date: 9 Oct 2013

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A PAIR OF LOUIS XV GILTWOOD FAUTEUILS A LA REINE

A PAIR OF LOUIS XV GILTWOOD FAUTEUILS A LA REINE
MID-18TH CENTURY
A PAIR OF LOUIS XV GILTWOOD FAUTEUILS A LA REINE MID-18TH CENTURY Each carved with lattice-work, foliage and rocaille frame (2

Lot #: 510

Estimate: US$6,000 - US$9,000

Date: 9 Oct 2013

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A SET OF SIX NORTH ITALIAN GILTWOOD AND ENGRAVED GLASS GIRAN...

A SET OF SIX NORTH ITALIAN GILTWOOD AND ENGRAVED GLASS GIRANDOLES
19TH CENTURY
A SET OF SIX NORTH ITALIAN GILTWOOD AND ENGRAVED GLASS GIRANDOLES 19TH CENTURY Each with a scrolling foliate frame around a shaped plate etched with a classical figure 41 in. (104 cm.) high (6

Lot #: 511

Estimate: US$10,000 - US$15,000

Date: 9 Oct 2013

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A PAIR OF RESTAURATION ORMOLU VASES

A PAIR OF RESTAURATION ORMOLU VASES
CIRCA 1825, THE COVERS LATER
A PAIR OF RESTAURATION ORMOLU VASES CIRCA 1825, THE COVERS LATER Each with putti to either side on a base cast with floral trophies 13½ in. (34 cm.) high (2

Lot #: 512

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

Date: 9 Oct 2013

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A PAIR OF GILT-BRONZE OCCASIONAL TABLES

A PAIR OF GILT-BRONZE OCCASIONAL TABLES
20TH CENTURY
A PAIR OF GILT-BRONZE OCCASIONAL TABLES 20TH CENTURY With shaped sarrancolin marble tops above six legs 28 in. (71 cm.) high, 28½ in. (73 cm.) wide, 18½ in. (47 cm.) deep (2

Lot #: 513

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

Date: 9 Oct 2013

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A PAIR OF RESTAURATION ORMOLU AND ROUGE GRIOTTE MARBLE URNS ...

A PAIR OF RESTAURATION ORMOLU AND ROUGE GRIOTTE MARBLE URNS
CIRCA 1825
A PAIR OF RESTAURATION ORMOLU AND ROUGE GRIOTTE MARBLE URNS CIRCA 1825 Each with pierced lid and cast relief of dancing classical maidens and putti 18 in. (46 cm.) high (2

Lot #: 514

Estimate: US$8,000 - US$12,000

Date: 9 Oct 2013

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A SEVRES PORCELAIN (LATER-DECORATED) BLUE-GROUND ORNITHOLOGI...

A SEVRES PORCELAIN (LATER-DECORATED) BLUE-GROUND ORNITHOLOGICAL PLATE (ASSIETTE UNIE)
THE PORCELAIN 18TH CENTURY, SPURIOUS BLUE INTERLACED L'S AND PAINTER'S MARKS, THE DECORATION LIKELY MID-19TH CENTURY
A SEVRES PORCELAIN (LATER-DECORATED) BLUE-GROUND ORNITHOLOGICAL PLATE (ASSIETTE UNIE) THE

Lot #: 515

Estimate: US$1,000 - US$1,500

Date: 9 Oct 2013

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AN ORMOLU-MOUNTED CHINESE CELADON-GLAZED PORCELAIN BOWL

AN ORMOLU-MOUNTED CHINESE CELADON-GLAZED PORCELAIN BOWL
THE PORCELAIN MING (1368-1644), THE ORMOLU LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY
AN ORMOLU-MOUNTED CHINESE CELADON-GLAZED PORCELAIN BOWL THE PORCELAIN MING (1368-1644), THE ORMOLU LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY With leaf-cast rim on lion's paw feet 5¾ in

Lot #: 516

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

Date: 9 Oct 2013

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A PAIR OF GEORGE III MAHOGANY DOUBLE GATE-LEG GAMES TABLES ...

A PAIR OF GEORGE III MAHOGANY DOUBLE GATE-LEG GAMES TABLES
CIRCA 1760
A PAIR OF GEORGE III MAHOGANY DOUBLE GATE-LEG GAMES TABLES CIRCA 1760 Each with hinged top enclosing a green baize-lined playing surface, inscribed in red FURN D1 28½ in. (72 cm.) high, 35¾ in. (91 cm.) wide, 17½ in. (44.5 cm

Lot #: 517

Estimate: US$8,000 - US$12,000

Date: 9 Oct 2013

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A WILLIAM AND MARY BRASS-MOUNTED COROMANDEL POLYCHROME AND G...

A WILLIAM AND MARY BRASS-MOUNTED COROMANDEL POLYCHROME AND GILT LACQUER CABINET ON QUEEN ANNE STAND
THE CABINET LATE 17TH CENTURY, THE STAND EARLY 18TH CENTURY AND EXTENDED TO ACCOMMODATE THE CABINET AND WITH CONSEQUENTIAL REFRESHMENTS TO DECORATION
A WILLIAM AND MARY BRASS-MOUNTED COROMANDEL

Lot #: 518

Estimate: US$15,000 - US$25,000

Date: 9 Oct 2013

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A PAIR OF ORMOLU-MOUNTED SAINT CLOUD PORCELAIN LATER-DECORAT...

A PAIR OF ORMOLU-MOUNTED SAINT CLOUD PORCELAIN LATER-DECORATED POT-POURRI VASES AND COVERS
THE PORCELAIN CIRCA 1750, THE DECORATION AND ORMOLU MOUNTS 19TH CENTURY
A PAIR OF ORMOLU-MOUNTED SAINT CLOUD PORCELAIN LATER-DECORATED POT-POURRI VASES AND COVERS THE PORCELAIN CIRCA 1750, THE DECORATION AND

Lot #: 519

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

Date: 9 Oct 2013

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AN ORMOLU-MOUNTED MEISSEN PORCELAIN FIGURE OF A MALABAR MUSI...

AN ORMOLU-MOUNTED MEISSEN PORCELAIN FIGURE OF A MALABAR MUSICIAN
THE PORCELAIN LATE 18TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, THE MODEL BY F.E. MEYER, THE GERMAN ORMOLU BASE A 19TH CENTURY ADDITION
AN ORMOLU-MOUNTED MEISSEN PORCELAIN FIGURE OF A MALABAR MUSICIAN THE PORCELAIN LATE 18TH CENTURY, BLUE

Lot #: 520

Estimate: US$5,000 - US$7,000

Date: 9 Oct 2013

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AN ASSEMBLED PAIR OF MEISSEN PORCELAIN BUSTS OF PRINCE LOUIS...

AN ASSEMBLED PAIR OF MEISSEN PORCELAIN BUSTS OF PRINCE LOUIS CHARLES DE BOURBON AND PRINCESS MARIE-ZEPHIRINE DE BOURBON ('KINDERBUSTS')
THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY, FAINT BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, BLACK PAINTED D AND BROWN PAINTED X TO HER, THE MODELS BY J.J. KANDLER
AN ASSEMBLED PAIR OF MEISSEN

Lot #: 521

Estimate: US$5,000 - US$7,000

Date: 9 Oct 2013

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TWO VINCENNES PORCELAIN BLEU CELESTE VASES (VASES 'A OREILLE...

TWO VINCENNES PORCELAIN BLEU CELESTE VASES (VASES 'A OREILLES', 5EME GRANDEUR)
BLUE INTERLACED L MARKS ENCLOSING DATE LETTER C FOR 1755-1756, PAINTER'S MARK Y PERHAPS FOR YVERNAL, INCISED 3 AND Z TO ONE, 3 AND R TO THE OTHER
TWO VINCENNES PORCELAIN BLEU CELESTE VASES (VASES 'A OREILLES', 5EME

Lot #: 522

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

Date: 9 Oct 2013

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A SEVRES PORCELAIN GREEN-GROUND PLATE FROM THE EMPRESS JOSEP...

A SEVRES PORCELAIN GREEN-GROUND PLATE FROM THE EMPRESS JOSEPHINE'S 'SERVICE A FLEURS'
DATED 1808-1809, DEFACED IRON-RED STENCILED MANUFACTURE IMPERIALE DE SEVRES MARK, GREEN PAINTED 35., 5., GILT SCRIPT G: PROBABLY FOR THE GILDER GODIN AINEE, INCISED KILN DATE 8 FOR 1808 AND SCRIPT T FOR THION FILS

Lot #: 523

Estimate: US$12,000 - US$18,000

Date: 9 Oct 2013

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A GARNITURE OF THREE SEVRES (HARD PASTE) PORCELAIN VASES AND...

A GARNITURE OF THREE SEVRES (HARD PASTE) PORCELAIN VASES AND COVERS (VASES 'PARIS DE COTE', 1ERE ET 2EME GRANDEUR)
CIRCA 1777-1780, IRON-RED CROWNED INTERLACED L'S AND GILDER'S HP FOR PREVOST TO EACH, THE SCENES ATTRIBUTED TO PITHOU, THE TROPHIES TO BUTEUX
A GARNITURE OF THREE SEVRES (HARD PASTE

Lot #: 524

Estimate: US$80,000 - US$120,000

Date: 9 Oct 2013

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A SEVRES PORCELAIN BLEU CELESTE DOUBLE-LIPPED SAUCEBOAT (SAU...

A SEVRES PORCELAIN BLEU CELESTE DOUBLE-LIPPED SAUCEBOAT (SAUCIERE 'A DEUX BECS')
BLUE INTERLACED L'S ENCLOSING DATE LETTER L FOR 1764, PAINTER'S MARK FOR MEREAUD, INCISED IP
A SEVRES PORCELAIN BLEU CELESTE DOUBLE-LIPPED SAUCEBOAT (SAUCIERE 'A DEUX BECS') BLUE INTERLACED L'S ENCLOSING DATE LETTER L

Lot #: 525

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

Date: 9 Oct 2013

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A CONSULAT ORMOLU PATINATED BRONZE AND ROUGE GRIOTTE CLOCK ...

A CONSULAT ORMOLU PATINATED BRONZE AND ROUGE GRIOTTE CLOCK
ATTRIBUTED TO A.A. RAVRIO, CIRCA 1800
A CONSULAT ORMOLU PATINATED BRONZE AND ROUGE GRIOTTE CLOCK ATTRIBUTED TO A.A. RAVRIO, CIRCA 1800 Modeled as Father Time, the enameled dial inscribed Fet á Paris , twin barrel movement with recoil anchor

Lot #: 526

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

Date: 9 Oct 2013

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François Verdier (Paris 1651-1730)

François Verdier (Paris 1651-1730)
The deluge
François Verdier (Paris 1651-1730) The deluge inscribed 'P.P.R.' black and white chalk, grey-brown wash on buff paper 9¾ x 16¾ inches (24.8 x 42.6 cm

Lot #: 527

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

Date: 9 Oct 2013

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A FRENCH MYTHOLOGICAL TAPESTRY

A FRENCH MYTHOLOGICAL TAPESTRY
AUBUSSON, THIRD QUARTER 17TH CENTURY, AFTER ISAAC MOILLON
A FRENCH MYTHOLOGICAL TAPESTRY AUBUSSON, THIRD QUARTER 17TH CENTURY, AFTER ISAAC MOILLON Depicting 'The Sacrifice of Iphigenia' from 'The Story of Achilles' with Iphegenia on an altar surrounded by various

Lot #: 528

Estimate: US$10,000 - US$15,000

Date: 9 Oct 2013

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A ROYAL GOBELINS TAPESTRY

A ROYAL GOBELINS TAPESTRY
CIRCA 1820-1824, WORKSHOP OF FRANCOIS CLAUDE (1817-1823) AND LAFOREST (1817-1827), AFTER A PAINTING BY JEAN-PIERRE FRANQUE
A ROYAL GOBELINS TAPESTRY CIRCA 1820-1824, WORKSHOP OF FRANCOIS CLAUDE (1817-1823) AND LAFOREST (1817-1827), AFTER A PAINTING BY JEAN-PIERRE FRANQUE

Lot #: 529

Estimate: US$40,000 - US$60,000

Date: 9 Oct 2013

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Italian School, 18th Century

Italian School, 18th Century
A concert for the gods; the crowning of a queen ( recto ), floor plan for a building ( verso )
Italian School, 18th Century A concert for the gods; the crowning of a queen ( recto ), floor plan for a building ( verso ) i) numbered '26', ii) with inscription 'Tiepolo' and

Lot #: 530

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

Date: 9 Oct 2013

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A FRENCH GILTWOOD MIRROR

A FRENCH GILTWOOD MIRROR
19TH CENTURY
A FRENCH GILTWOOD MIRROR 19TH CENTURY Within a pierced, scrolling foliate mirrored frame headed by rocaille cresting with dragons to the angles 90 in. (228 cm.) high, 48 in. (122 cm.) wide

Lot #: 531

Estimate: US$7,000 - US$10,000

Date: 9 Oct 2013