The Collection of Peggy and David Rockefeller: English & European Furniture, Ceramics & Decorations, Part I

Christie's
New York

Date of the auction: 09.05.2018 - 09.05.2018

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A PAIR OF NAPLES PORCELAIN TWO-HANDLED FAUX PORPHYRY-GROUND TOPOGRAPHICAL...

A PAIR OF NAPLES PORCELAIN TWO-HANDLED FAUX PORPHYRY-GROUND TOPOGRAPHICAL VASES MOUNTED AS LAMPS CIRCA 1780-90 Each painted to both sides, one with the Gardens of Palazzo di Casereta and Vesuvius, the other with the Chiesa di San Franceso and the Seafront at Santa Lucia, fitted as lamps 16 3/8 in

Lot #: 101

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

Date: 9 May 2018 - 9 May 2018

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A GEORGE III MAHOGANY SERPENTINE SIDE TABLE

A GEORGE III MAHOGANY SERPENTINE SIDE TABLE CIRCA 1770, THE TOP LATER The later top with molded edge, above a plain frieze on square tapering fluted legs and pierced brackets terminating in block feet, with inventory label inscribed D. R. 52.1334 34 ¾ in. (88.5 cm.) high, 78 in. (198 cm.) wide, 31

Lot #: 102

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

Date: 9 May 2018 - 9 May 2018

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A GEORGE I GILTWOOD MIRROR

A GEORGE I GILTWOOD MIRROR CIRCA 1725 The upright frame with molded scrolled corners enclosing a central beveled glass with beveled mirrored borders, the shell-form cresting flanked by foliage and strapwork, the apron with similar shell and fitted with two later glass candlearms, the backboards with

Lot #: 103

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

Date: 9 May 2018 - 9 May 2018

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A PAIR OF NORTH EUROPEAN BRASS CANDLESTICKS

A PAIR OF NORTH EUROPEAN BRASS CANDLESTICKS PROBABLY LATE 17TH CENTURY With a mask molded border, together with a pair of brass candlesticks, 18th/19th century 9 ¾ in. (25 cm.) high, the hexagonal pair Provenance Purchased by John D. Rockefeller, Jr. from Ginsburg & Levy in September 1960. Acquired

Lot #: 104

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

Date: 9 May 2018 - 9 May 2018

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A GEORGE III SATINWOOD, AMBOYNA, AMARANTH AND POLYCHROME-PAINTED SIDE TABLE

A GEORGE III SATINWOOD, AMBOYNA, AMARANTH AND POLYCHROME-PAINTED SIDE TABLE POSSIBLY BY SEDDON, SONS AND SHACKELTON, CIRCA 1790, REDUCED IN SIZE WITH CONSEQUENT ALTERATIONS The demi-lune top painted with floral chain and enclosing a lunette panel, over a conforming frieze with leaf-painted plaques

Lot #: 105

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

Date: 9 May 2018 - 9 May 2018

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Thomas Hickey (Dublin 1741-1824 Madras)

Thomas Hickey (Dublin 1741-1824 Madras) Portrait of Major John Osborne (d. 1821), full-length, before a classical column, a landscape beyond signed and dated 'T. Hickey 1786' (lower center) oil on canvas 28 ¼ x 20 ¼ in. (71.5 x 51.5 cm.) Provenance Rev. F.C. Sanders, Grasmere, Bath. with Knoedler

Lot #: 106

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

Date: 9 May 2018 - 9 May 2018

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Sir William Beechey, R.A. (Burford, Oxfordshire 1753-1839 London)

Sir William Beechey, R.A. (Burford, Oxfordshire 1753-1839 London) Portrait of Elizabeth Keene (d. 1845), half-length, in an extensive landscape oil on canvas 28 7/8 x 24 in. (73.4 x 61 cm.) Provenance By descent in the family of the sitter. William A. Clark (1839-1925), New York. with Knoedler, New

Lot #: 107

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

Date: 9 May 2018 - 9 May 2018

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John Berridge (Lincolnshire 1740-after 1804 ?)

John Berridge (Lincolnshire 1740-after 1804 ?) Portrait of a girl, full-length, in an extensive landscape oil on canvas, laid down on board 34 7/8 x 27 ¼ in. (88.6 x 69.3 cm.) Provenance with James A. Lewis & Sons, New York, where acquired in December 1946 by Peggy and David Rockefeller, Four Winds

Lot #: 108

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

Date: 9 May 2018 - 9 May 2018

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A PAIR OF GEORGE II GILTWOOD TWIN-BRANCH WALL LIGHTS

A PAIR OF GEORGE II GILTWOOD TWIN-BRANCH WALL LIGHTS ATTRIBUTED TO THOMAS JOHNSON, CIRCA 1755 Each asymmetrical pierced frame crested by rushes, rose blossoms and wheat above a winged dragon, with pendant floral chains, re-gilt, previously white-painted and parcel-gilt, with old ripped depository

Lot #: 109

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

Date: 9 May 2018 - 9 May 2018

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A GEORGE III JASPERWARE PORCELAIN-MOUNTED BLUE JOHN URN, MOUNTED AS A LAMP

A GEORGE III JASPERWARE PORCELAIN-MOUNTED BLUE JOHN URN, MOUNTED AS A LAMP CIRCA 1790 Supported on a square plinth base with applied jasperware medallion depicting a putto playing a flute and a small dog, electrified, the molded top below filament associated 23 ½ in. (59.5 cm.) high, including

Lot #: 110

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

Date: 9 May 2018 - 9 May 2018

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A GEORGE II WALNUT WING ARMCHAIR

A GEORGE II WALNUT WING ARMCHAIR CIRCA 1730-40 The shaped back, arms and seat covered in floral white and crimson cotton, on shell carved cabriole legs, with inventory label inscribed D.R. 53.1787 42 ½ in. (108 cm.) high, 32 ¼ in. (82 cm.) wide, 30 ½ in. (77.5 cm.) deep Provenance Acquired from

Lot #: 111

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

Date: 9 May 2018 - 9 May 2018

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A GEORGE III AMARANTH-INLAID SATINWOOD BOOKCASE-CABINET

A GEORGE III AMARANTH-INLAID SATINWOOD BOOKCASE-CABINET IN THE MANNER OF GEORGE SIMPSON, CIRCA 1790 The three-quarter brass gallery above two shelves, the frieze drawer above a cupboard door inset with a wire grille enclosing a shelf, on square tapering feet, with inventory label inscribed, D.R

Lot #: 112

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

Date: 9 May 2018 - 9 May 2018

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A GEORGE III SATINBIRCH, AMARANTH AND FRUITWOOD MARQUETRY PEMBROKE TABLE

A GEORGE III SATINBIRCH, AMARANTH AND FRUITWOOD MARQUETRY PEMBROKE TABLE CIRCA 1770 With serpentine twin-flap top inlaid with an oval reserve of flowers, the frieze with mahogany-lined drawer opposed by a false drawer, raised on square tapering legs, with inventory label inscribed D.R. 52.1305 28 ½

Lot #: 113

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

Date: 9 May 2018 - 9 May 2018

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A FEREGHAN CARPET

A FEREGHAN CARPET WEST PERSIA, CIRCA 1900 Approximately 22 ft. 8 in. x 15 ft. 11 in. (691 cm. x 485 cm.) Provenance Acquired from Whitbread and Ulmer, New York, 1948

Lot #: 114

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

Date: 9 May 2018 - 9 May 2018

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AN INDIAN CARPET

AN INDIAN CARPET CIRCA 1940 Reduced in size Approximately 17 ft. 9 in. x 7 ft. (541 cm. x 213 cm.) Provenance Acquired from H. Chamalian & Son, 1967

Lot #: 115

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

Date: 9 May 2018 - 9 May 2018

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A GEORGE III MAHOGANY BOW-FRONT CHEST-OF-DRAWERS

A GEORGE III MAHOGANY BOW-FRONT CHEST-OF-DRAWERS CIRCA 1800 The bow-front with rosewood-banding, with two short and three long graduated drawers, on splayed bracket feet, with inventory label inscribed D.R. 51.1013 , later brasses 42 ¼ in. (107.5 cm.) high, 42 in. (106.5 cm.) wide, 21 ¼ in. (54 cm

Lot #: 116

Estimate: US$500 - US$800

Date: 9 May 2018 - 9 May 2018

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A PAIR OF GEORGE III MAHOGANY SIDE TABLES

A PAIR OF GEORGE III MAHOGANY SIDE TABLES CIRCA 1765 Each serpentine-fronted top with canted corners, the fluted conforming frieze raised on hexagonal legs, originally with block feet and pierced brackets, with inventory label inscribed DR 52.1404 and DR 52.1405 34 in. (86.5 cm.) high, 48 in. (22

Lot #: 117

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

Date: 9 May 2018 - 9 May 2018

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THE 'MARLY ROUGE' SERVICE: A SEVRES PORCELAIN IRON-RED AND SKY-BLUE GROUND...

THE 'MARLY ROUGE' SERVICE: A SEVRES PORCELAIN IRON-RED AND SKY-BLUE GROUND PART DESSERT SERVICE MADE FOR NAPOLEON I CIRCA 1807-09, IRON-RED STENCILED M. IMPLE DE SEVRES MARK, DATE CYPHERS 7, 8 AND 9 FOR 1807-09, VARIOUS INCISED MARKS Painted with scattered butterflies, moths, bees, wasps, beetles

Lot #: 118

Estimate: US$150,000 - US$250,000

Date: 9 May 2018 - 9 May 2018

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A SEVRES PORCELAIN IRON-RED AND SKY-BLUE GROUND PART TEA SERVICE MADE FOR...

A SEVRES PORCELAIN IRON-RED AND SKY-BLUE GROUND PART TEA SERVICE MADE FOR PRINCE CAMILLE BORGHESE CIRCA 1807-08, IRON-RED STENCILED M. IMPLE DE SEVRES MARKS, DATE CYPHERS 7 AND 8 FOR 1807 AND 1808, VARIOUS INCISED MARKS The decoration very similar to that of the 'Marly Rouge' service made for

Lot #: 119

Estimate: US$50,000 - US$80,000

Date: 9 May 2018 - 9 May 2018

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A GEORGE III TEA CADDY

A GEORGE III TEA CADDY LATE 18TH CENTURY Together with a George III style stationary box and a Victorian box 4 ¾ in. (12 cm.) high, 7 ¼ in. (18.5 cm.) wide, 4 ¼ in. (11 cm.) deep Provenance The caddy: acquired from W.G.T. Burne, London, 1947. The knife box: acquired from Mrs. Farrand, 1946

Lot #: 120

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 9 May 2018 - 9 May 2018

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TWENTY-FIVE PARIS (DARTE FRERES) PORCELAIN ORNITHOLOGICAL ORANGE-GROUND...

TWENTY-FIVE PARIS (DARTE FRERES) PORCELAIN ORNITHOLOGICAL ORANGE-GROUND DESSERT PLATES CIRCA 1810, STENCILED IRON-RED DARTE/FRERES/A PARIS MARKS Painted with various birds in landscapes, titled to the front in French, within orange-ground borders gilt with classical motifs 9 ½ in. (24.2 cm

Lot #: 121

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

Date: 9 May 2018 - 9 May 2018

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A SEVRES PORCELAIN PART DESSERT SERVICE

A SEVRES PORCELAIN PART DESSERT SERVICE CIRCA 1791, BLUE INTERLACED L' S MARKS, MOST ENCLOSING DATE LETTERS OO FOR 1791, VARIOUS PAINTER'S MARKS, GILDER'S MARKS FOR HENRI PRÉVOST, VANDE AND VINCENT The border decorated with a band of roses and cornflowers between two bands of lollypop flowers

Lot #: 122

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

Date: 9 May 2018 - 9 May 2018

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A PARIS (SCHOLCHER) PORCELAIN POWDER-BLUE GROUND PART DESSERT SERVICE

A PARIS (SCHOLCHER) PORCELAIN POWDER-BLUE GROUND PART DESSERT SERVICE FIRST QUARTER 19TH CENTURY, FAINT GILT SCRIPT MARKS TO SOME, VARIOUS INCISED LETTERS Finely printed with grisaille vignettes taken from various print sources, including scenes of amorous putti attacking nuns, the borders chased

Lot #: 123

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

Date: 9 May 2018 - 9 May 2018

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A PARIS (FEUILLET) PORCELAIN GOLD-GROUND PART DESSERT SERVICE

A PARIS (FEUILLET) PORCELAIN GOLD-GROUND PART DESSERT SERVICE FIRST QUARTER 19TH CENTURY, GOLD OR RED LOWERCASE SCRIPT MARKS Painted with specimens of fruit or flowers within gold borders, comprising: a footed bowl; a shell-shaped dish; two oval dishes; and twenty-one dinner plates 9 5/8 in. (24.5

Lot #: 124

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

Date: 9 May 2018 - 9 May 2018

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EIGHTEEN PARIS (FEUILLET) PORCELAIN DESSERT PLATES

EIGHTEEN PARIS (FEUILLET) PORCELAIN DESSERT PLATES CIRCA 1820, GREEN OR GOLD LOWERCASE SCRIPT MARKS Each plate painted with fruit, flowers or nuts, within gilt scroll borders 9 ½ in. (24.1 cm.) diameter Provenance Acquired from J. Rochelle Thomas, New York, February 1956

Lot #: 125

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

Date: 9 May 2018 - 9 May 2018

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A REGENCY MAHOGANY FOUR-PEDESTAL DINING TABLE

A REGENCY MAHOGANY FOUR-PEDESTAL DINING TABLE CIRCA 1815 The top with rounded and reeded edge, on bulbous supports and molded splayed quadripartite legs terminating in brass hairy-lion's paw caps and castors, with three extra later leaves, a storage rack and two additional D-shaped leaves to form

Lot #: 126

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

Date: 9 May 2018 - 9 May 2018

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AN ENGLISH CUT-GLASS EIGHT-LIGHT CHANDELIER

AN ENGLISH CUT-GLASS EIGHT-LIGHT CHANDELIER THE MAJORITY OF THE ELEMENTS AND THE STEM MID-18TH CENTURY Variously turned and cut with facets, issuing four short and four long scrolling candlearms with stellate drip pans hung with teardrops, restorations and replacements 49 in. (124.5 cm.) high, 41

Lot #: 127

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

Date: 9 May 2018 - 9 May 2018

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A SET OF TEN GEORGE III MAHOGANY DINING CHAIRS

A SET OF TEN GEORGE III MAHOGANY DINING CHAIRS CIRCA 1760 Comprising two armchairs and eight side chairs, each with foliate-carved and ribbon cresting, over a pierced splat, on blind fret-carved legs, upholstered in close-nailed brown leather, most with inventory label inscribed D.R. 53.1945

Lot #: 128

Estimate: US$50,000 - US$100,000

Date: 9 May 2018 - 9 May 2018

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A SET OF FOUR GILT-METAL MOUNTED FRUITWOOD AND GESSO THREE-BRANCH WALL LIGHTS

A SET OF FOUR GILT-METAL MOUNTED FRUITWOOD AND GESSO THREE-BRANCH WALL LIGHTS 20TH CENTURY Each modeled as ribbon-tied flowers issuing three branches, electrified, minor losses and restoration 34 ½ in. (87.5 cm.) high, 14 in. (35.5 cm.) wide, 11 in. (28 cm.) deep

Lot #: 129

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

Date: 9 May 2018 - 9 May 2018

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A GEORGE III BRASS-BOUND MAHOGANY WINE COOLER

A GEORGE III BRASS-BOUND MAHOGANY WINE COOLER CIRCA 1800 Mounted with two lion's masks and handles, the interior lined now with copper, on later lion's-paw feet and anti-friction castors, with inventory label inscribed D.R.34.3008 17 in. (43 cm.) high, 32 ½ in. (82.5 cm.) wide, 19 ¾ in. (50 cm

Lot #: 130

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

Date: 9 May 2018 - 9 May 2018