The Carraro Rizzoli Collection Treasures from a Milanese Palazzo

Christie's
14 December 2006, London, King Street

Date of the auction: 14.12.2006

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A SET OF FOUR ITALIAN GILT-BRASS FIVE-BRANCH WALL-LIGHTS

A SET OF FOUR ITALIAN GILT-BRASS FIVE-BRANCH WALL-LIGHTS
FIRST HALF 20TH CENTURY, REPUTEDLY BY PADOA, MILAN
A SET OF FOUR ITALIAN GILT-BRASS FIVE-BRANCH WALL-LIGHTS FIRST HALF 20TH CENTURY, REPUTEDLY BY PADOA, MILAN Each with oak-leaf wrapped branches and opposed c-scroll and rams mask backplate

Lot #: 1

Estimate: £7,000 - £10,000

Date: 14 Dec 2006

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A SET OF SEVEN ITALIAN GILT-BRASS FIVE-BRANCH WALL-LIGHTS

A SET OF SEVEN ITALIAN GILT-BRASS FIVE-BRANCH WALL-LIGHTS
FIRST HALF 20TH CENTURY, REPUTEDLY BY PADOA, MILAN
A SET OF SEVEN ITALIAN GILT-BRASS FIVE-BRANCH WALL-LIGHTS FIRST HALF 20TH CENTURY, REPUTEDLY BY PADOA, MILAN Each with oak-leaf wrapped branches and opposed c-scroll backplates issuing

Lot #: 2

Estimate: £5,000 - £8,000

Date: 14 Dec 2006

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A SET OF SIX ITALIAN GILT-BRASS FIVE-BRANCH WALL-LIGHTS

A SET OF SIX ITALIAN GILT-BRASS FIVE-BRANCH WALL-LIGHTS
FIRST HALF 20TH CENTURY, REPUTEDLY BY PADOA, MILAN
A SET OF SIX ITALIAN GILT-BRASS FIVE-BRANCH WALL-LIGHTS FIRST HALF 20TH CENTURY, REPUTEDLY BY PADOA, MILAN Each with oak-leaf wrapped branches and opposed c-scroll backplates issuing acanthus

Lot #: 3

Estimate: £5,000 - £8,000

Date: 14 Dec 2006

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AN ITALIAN ROSSO LEVANTO MARBLE WALL FOUNTAIN

AN ITALIAN ROSSO LEVANTO MARBLE WALL FOUNTAIN
LATE 19TH FIRST-HALF 20TH CENTURY
AN ITALIAN ROSSO LEVANTO MARBLE WALL FOUNTAIN LATE 19TH FIRST-HALF 20TH CENTURY The raised shaped back centred with a lion's-mask above a scalloped shaped basin on foliate headed scrolled support and plinth base

Lot #: 4

Estimate: £6,000 - £9,000

Date: 14 Dec 2006

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THREE PAIRS OF DARK GREEN VELVET CURTAINS

THREE PAIRS OF DARK GREEN VELVET CURTAINS
CIRCA 1960, SUPPLIED BY FILIPPO PEREGO
THREE PAIRS OF DARK GREEN VELVET CURTAINS CIRCA 1960, SUPPLIED BY FILIPPO PEREGO Each with tasselled fringes, pelmet, pelmet cornicing and tasselled tie-backs, two pairs with green raw silk under-curtains The curtains

Lot #: 5

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,500

Date: 14 Dec 2006

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A PAIR OF NORTH ITALIAN GILTWOOD OPEN ARMCHAIRS

A PAIR OF NORTH ITALIAN GILTWOOD OPEN ARMCHAIRS
CIRCA 1700, PROBABLY GENOA, THE UPHOLSTERY FROM TRELLE, FRANCE, AND SUPPLIED BY FILIPPO PEREGO CIRCA 1960
A PAIR OF NORTH ITALIAN GILTWOOD OPEN ARMCHAIRS CIRCA 1700, PROBABLY GENOA, THE UPHOLSTERY FROM TRELLE, FRANCE, AND SUPPLIED BY FILIPPO PEREGO

Lot #: 6

Estimate: £10,000 - £15,000

Date: 14 Dec 2006

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A PAIR OF NORTH ITALIAN GILTWOOD OPEN ARMCHAIRS

A PAIR OF NORTH ITALIAN GILTWOOD OPEN ARMCHAIRS
CIRCA 1700, THE UPHOLSTERY SUPPLIED BY FILIPPO PEREGO CIRCA 1960
A PAIR OF NORTH ITALIAN GILTWOOD OPEN ARMCHAIRS CIRCA 1700, THE UPHOLSTERY SUPPLIED BY FILIPPO PEREGO CIRCA 1960 En suite with previous lot, each with close-nailed leather upholstery and

Lot #: 7

Estimate: £10,000 - £15,000

Date: 14 Dec 2006

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A PAIR OF LOUIS XV GILTWOOD SERPENTINE CONSOLE TABLES

A PAIR OF LOUIS XV GILTWOOD SERPENTINE CONSOLE TABLES
CIRCA 1750
A PAIR OF LOUIS XV GILTWOOD SERPENTINE CONSOLE TABLES CIRCA 1750 Each with a later portor marble top above a pierced foliate and c-scrolled carved frieze on conforming legs joined by a stretcher with a pierced c-scroll cartouche, one

Lot #: 8

Estimate: £8,000 - £12,000

Date: 14 Dec 2006

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A PAIR OF FRENCH ORMOLU FIVE-BRANCH WALL-LIGHTS

A PAIR OF FRENCH ORMOLU FIVE-BRANCH WALL-LIGHTS
SECOND-HALF 19TH CENTURY
A PAIR OF FRENCH ORMOLU FIVE-BRANCH WALL-LIGHTS SECOND-HALF 19TH CENTURY With foliate cast arms and sconces, later fitted for electricity and with ten silk shades, the reverse of one stamped with the numeral '2', the other with

Lot #: 9

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 14 Dec 2006

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A PAIR OF FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED SCAGLIOLA VASES

A PAIR OF FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED SCAGLIOLA VASES
CIRCA 1920
A PAIR OF FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED SCAGLIOLA VASES CIRCA 1920 Each with a shaped body and scrolled handles hung with berried foliate swags 22½ in. (57 cm.) high (2

Lot #: 10

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 14 Dec 2006

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A GEORGE III LACQUERED-BRASS OCTAGONAL HALL LANTERN

A GEORGE III LACQUERED-BRASS OCTAGONAL HALL LANTERN
ALMOST CERTAINLY CIRCA 1755-60, IN THE MANNER OF THOMAS CHIPPENDALE
A GEORGE III LACQUERED-BRASS OCTAGONAL HALL LANTERN ALMOST CERTAINLY CIRCA 1755-60, IN THE MANNER OF THOMAS CHIPPENDALE The ring suspension supporting five later candle branches

Lot #: 11

Estimate: £8,000 - £12,000

Date: 14 Dec 2006

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A REGENCE BRECCIA MARBLE RAFFRAICHISSOIR ON A REGENCE OAK ST...

A REGENCE BRECCIA MARBLE RAFFRAICHISSOIR ON A REGENCE OAK STAND
CIRCA 1720
A REGENCE BRECCIA MARBLE RAFFRAICHISSOIR ON A REGENCE OAK STAND CIRCA 1720 The oval moulded gadrooned and waisted body above an oak stand carved with stylised satyr and nymph masks and foliate sprays, on scroll lambrequin

Lot #: 12

Estimate: £6,000 - £10,000

Date: 14 Dec 2006

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A LOUIS XV GILTWOOD CANAPE EN CORBEILLE

A LOUIS XV GILTWOOD CANAPE EN CORBEILLE
CIRCA 1750, THE UPHOLSTERY SUPPLIED BY FILIPPO PEREGO CIRCA 1960
A LOUIS XV GILTWOOD CANAPE EN CORBEILLE CIRCA 1750, THE UPHOLSTERY SUPPLIED BY FILIPPO PEREGO CIRCA 1960 With a channelled foliate frame and close-nailed green velvet upholstery, on cabriole

Lot #: 13

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 14 Dec 2006

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A PAIR OF LOUIS XV GILTWOOD FAUTEUILS

A PAIR OF LOUIS XV GILTWOOD FAUTEUILS
BY J. POTHIER, CIRCA 1760, THE UPHOLSTERY SUPPLIED BY FILIPPO PEREGO CIRCA 1960
A PAIR OF LOUIS XV GILTWOOD FAUTEUILS BY J. POTHIER, CIRCA 1760, THE UPHOLSTERY SUPPLIED BY FILIPPO PEREGO CIRCA 1960 The padded cartouche-shaped back, arms and serpentine seat

Lot #: 14

Estimate: £8,000 - £12,000

Date: 14 Dec 2006

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A LOUIS XV PROVINCIAL ORMOLU-MOUNTED, TULIPWOOD AND PARQUETR...

A LOUIS XV PROVINCIAL ORMOLU-MOUNTED, TULIPWOOD AND PARQUETRY TABLE EN CHIFFONNIERE
BASICALLY MID-18TH CENTURY
A LOUIS XV PROVINCIAL ORMOLU-MOUNTED, TULIPWOOD AND PARQUETRY TABLE EN CHIFFONNIERE BASICALLY MID-18TH CENTURY The quarter-veneered serpentine top above two drawers, on cabriole legs

Lot #: 15

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,500

Date: 14 Dec 2006

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A LOUIS XV KINGWOOD AND TULIPWOOD TABLE EN CHIFFONNIERE

A LOUIS XV KINGWOOD AND TULIPWOOD TABLE EN CHIFFONNIERE
CIRCA 1735
A LOUIS XV KINGWOOD AND TULIPWOOD TABLE EN CHIFFONNIERE CIRCA 1735 The three-quarter pierced brass gallery above a serpentine front and three drawers, on cabriole legs joined by an undertier, on sabots, two back legs repaired, the

Lot #: 16

Estimate: £2,500 - £4,000

Date: 14 Dec 2006

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A PAIR OF CANAPES EN CORBEILLE

A PAIR OF CANAPES EN CORBEILLE
ONE LOUIS XV AND WALNUT, CIRCA 1750; THE OTHER LATE 19TH CENTURY AND BEECH, THE UPHOLSTERY SUPPLIED BY FILIPPO PEREGO CIRCA 1960
A PAIR OF CANAPES EN CORBEILLE ONE LOUIS XV AND WALNUT, CIRCA 1750; THE OTHER LATE 19TH CENTURY AND BEECH, THE UPHOLSTERY SUPPLIED BY

Lot #: 17

Estimate: £5,000 - £8,000

Date: 14 Dec 2006

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A LOUIS XVI ORMOLU-MOUNTED PLUM-PUDDING MAHOGANY SERVITEUR M...

A LOUIS XVI ORMOLU-MOUNTED PLUM-PUDDING MAHOGANY SERVITEUR MUET
CIRCA 1780, IN THE MANNER OF JOSEPH GENGENBACH, DIT CANABAS
A LOUIS XVI ORMOLU-MOUNTED PLUM-PUDDING MAHOGANY SERVITEUR MUET CIRCA 1780, IN THE MANNER OF JOSEPH GENGENBACH, DIT CANABAS With two circular tiers, the lower fluted tier

Lot #: 18

Estimate: £6,000 - £9,000

Date: 14 Dec 2006

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A LOUIS XV BEECH BERGERE

A LOUIS XV BEECH BERGERE
CIRCA 1750, THE UPHOLSTERY SUPPLIED BY FILIPPO PEREGO CIRCA 1960
A LOUIS XV BEECH BERGERE CIRCA 1750, THE UPHOLSTERY SUPPLIED BY FILIPPO PEREGO CIRCA 1960 Upholstered in close-nailed floral green lampas with padded arms above foliate-headed cabriole legs, the feet tipped

Lot #: 19

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,500

Date: 14 Dec 2006

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A PAIR OF LOUIS XV ORMOLU-MOUNTED CHINESE BLACK AND GILT-LAC...

A PAIR OF LOUIS XV ORMOLU-MOUNTED CHINESE BLACK AND GILT-LACQUER SERPENTINE ENCOIGNURES
ALMOST CERTAINLY BY JEAN-CHARLES ELLAUME, CIRCA 1755
A PAIR OF LOUIS XV ORMOLU-MOUNTED CHINESE BLACK AND GILT-LACQUER SERPENTINE ENCOIGNURES ALMOST CERTAINLY BY JEAN-CHARLES ELLAUME, CIRCA 1755 Each with Spanish

Lot #: 20

Estimate: £25,000 - £40,000

Date: 14 Dec 2006

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A PAIR OF FRENCH ORMOLU THREE-BRANCH WALL-LIGHTS

A PAIR OF FRENCH ORMOLU THREE-BRANCH WALL-LIGHTS
PROBABLY 19TH CENTURY
A PAIR OF FRENCH ORMOLU THREE-BRANCH WALL-LIGHTS PROBABLY 19TH CENTURY The foliate c-scrolled branches entwined with a mythical winged dragon, later fitted for electricity 23 in. (58.5 cm.) high (2

Lot #: 21

Estimate: £5,000 - £8,000

Date: 14 Dec 2006

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A PAIR OF FRENCH GILT-BRONZE CHENETS

A PAIR OF FRENCH GILT-BRONZE CHENETS
19TH CENTURY
A PAIR OF FRENCH GILT-BRONZE CHENETS 19TH CENTURY Each surmounted by a rearing horse on shaped plinths with c-scroll ornament and centred with a mask, originally with coat-of-arms within cartouche, almost certainly with the arms of Braunschweig for

Lot #: 22

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 14 Dec 2006

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A LOUIS XV ORMOLU QUARTER REPEATING CARTEL TIMEPIECE

A LOUIS XV ORMOLU QUARTER REPEATING CARTEL TIMEPIECE
BY JULIEN LE ROI, CIRCA 1745-49
A LOUIS XV ORMOLU QUARTER REPEATING CARTEL TIMEPIECE BY JULIEN LE ROI, CIRCA 1745-49 The foliate and c-scroll case surmounted by two doves with a winged cherub to the apron, the circular enamel dial signed 'Julien

Lot #: 23

Estimate: £6,000 - £10,000

Date: 14 Dec 2006

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A PAIR OF LOUIS XVI ORMOLU AND CARRARA MARBLE THREE-BRANCH C...

A PAIR OF LOUIS XVI ORMOLU AND CARRARA MARBLE THREE-BRANCH CANDELABRA
CIRCA 1785
A PAIR OF LOUIS XVI ORMOLU AND CARRARA MARBLE THREE-BRANCH CANDELABRA CIRCA 1785 Each with a classically draped female figure holding aloft a cornucopia issuing three candle branches and a central berried and floral

Lot #: 24

Estimate: £15,000 - £25,000

Date: 14 Dec 2006

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GIOVANNI BATTISTA CIMAROLI (SALR(?)-AFTER 1753 VENICE)

GIOVANNI BATTISTA CIMAROLI (SALR(?)-AFTER 1753 VENICE)
An Italianate river landscape with herdsmen on a path, a town beyond; and An Italianate river landscape with travellers on a path, a town beyond
GIOVANNI BATTISTA CIMAROLI (SALR(?)-AFTER 1753 VENICE) An Italianate river landscape with herdsmen

Lot #: 25

Estimate: £50,000 - £70,000

Date: 14 Dec 2006

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MANNER OF CLAUDE GELÉE, LE LORRAIN

MANNER OF CLAUDE GELÉE, LE LORRAIN
An extensive Italianate landscape with classical figures bathing, classical ruins beyond
MANNER OF CLAUDE GELÉE, LE LORRAIN An extensive Italianate landscape with classical figures bathing, classical ruins beyond oil on canvas 35 x 44¾ in. (88.9 x 113.7 cm

Lot #: 26

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 14 Dec 2006

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GASPARO LÓPEZ, CALLED GASPARO DI FIORI (NAPLES 1650-1732 FLO...

GASPARO LÓPEZ, CALLED GASPARO DI FIORI (NAPLES 1650-1732 FLORENCE)
Carnations, tulips, peonies and other flowers in a terracotta pot, with tulips, carnations, narcissi and other flowers overflowing from a wicker basket, by classical building; and Roses, tulips, carnations and other flowers in a an

Lot #: 27

Estimate: £15,000 - £25,000

Date: 14 Dec 2006

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THREE PAIRS OF GOLD THREAD EMBROIDERED AND CREAM SILK DAMASK...

THREE PAIRS OF GOLD THREAD EMBROIDERED AND CREAM SILK DAMASK CURTAINS
CIRCA 1960, SUPPLIED BY FILIPPO PEREGO
THREE PAIRS OF GOLD THREAD EMBROIDERED AND CREAM SILK DAMASK CURTAINS CIRCA 1960, SUPPLIED BY FILIPPO PEREGO Each with tasselled fringes, pelmet and tasselled tie-backs The curtains - 148 in

Lot #: 28

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 14 Dec 2006

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A LARGE LOUIS XVI AUBUSSON PILE CARPET

A LARGE LOUIS XVI AUBUSSON PILE CARPET
FRANCE, CIRCA 1780
A LARGE LOUIS XVI AUBUSSON PILE CARPET FRANCE, CIRCA 1780 The shaded oatmeal field with flowering garlands surrounding an ivory cartouche centred with a floral bouquet all enclosed within a laurel-leaf frame, in a broad ivory border filled

Lot #: 29

Estimate: £40,000 - £60,000

Date: 14 Dec 2006

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A PAIR OF ITALIAN GILT-IRON, GILT-BRONZE AND ROCK-CRYSTAL TW...

A PAIR OF ITALIAN GILT-IRON, GILT-BRONZE AND ROCK-CRYSTAL TWENTY-FOUR LIGHT CHANDELIERS
19TH CENTURY, PROBABLY TURIN
A PAIR OF ITALIAN GILT-IRON, GILT-BRONZE AND ROCK-CRYSTAL TWENTY-FOUR LIGHT CHANDELIERS 19TH CENTURY, PROBABLY TURIN Each with a crown-shaped corona above splayed branches with

Lot #: 30

Estimate: £40,000 - £60,000

Date: 14 Dec 2006