The Collector: English Furniture, Works of Art and Portrait Miniatures

Christie's
London

Date of the auction: 22.05.2019

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A GEORGE IV SAND PICTURE OF A TIGRESS

A GEORGE IV SAND PICTURE OF A TIGRESS CIRCA 1820 - 30, IN THE MANNER OF BENJAMIN ZOBEL, AFTER THE PAINTING BY GEORGE STUBBS Sand on board, the tigress lying on her front with paw outstretched, beneath a leafy bough and rocks, in a gilt composition frame 24 x 28 ½ in. (61 x 72 in

Lot #: 1

Estimate: £2,500 - £4,000

Date: 22 May 2019

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A GEORGE III BRASS-MOUNTED MAHOGANY PORTABLE WINE-COOLER

A GEORGE III BRASS-MOUNTED MAHOGANY PORTABLE WINE-COOLER CIRCA 1790 Of oval outline, the double hinged top with two removable tin liners 7 ½ in. (19 cm.) high; 14 in. (36 cm.) wide; 8 ½ in. (22 cm.) deep

Lot #: 2

Estimate: £2,500 - £4,000

Date: 22 May 2019

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A PAIR OF REGENCY MAHOGANY OPEN ARMCHAIRS

A PAIR OF REGENCY MAHOGANY OPEN ARMCHAIRS CIRCA 1810 Each with a square padded back and seat, the reeded frame with roundels to the upper corners and S-scrolled arm supports above a bowed seat on spiral-turned front legs and sabre rear legs 34 ½ in. (88 cm.) high; 23 ½ in. (60 cm.) wide; 23 in. (59

Lot #: 3

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 22 May 2019

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A GEORGE III MAHOGANY CHEST

A GEORGE III MAHOGANY CHEST CIRCA 1765 The rectangular top with four graduated drawers on shaped bracket feet, repairs to feet, the handles apparently original 32 ½ in. (82.5 cm.) high; 34 ¼ in. (92 cm.) wide; 21 ¼ in. (54 cm.) deep

Lot #: 4

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 22 May 2019

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A RARE PAIR OF CHAMPLEVE ENAMEL BALUSTER VASES

A RARE PAIR OF CHAMPLEVE ENAMEL BALUSTER VASES QIANLONG PERIOD (1736-1795) Each vase boldly enamelled to the exterior with the Eight Buddhist Emblems bajixiang , amidst meandering lotus scrolls, the shoulders applied with a raised band decorated with flowers borne on leafy tendrils, the enamels

Lot #: 5

Estimate: £5,000 - £8,000

Date: 22 May 2019

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A PAIR OF DUTCH ROCOCO CARVED AND GILT-LIMEWOOD WALL BRACKETS

A PAIR OF DUTCH ROCOCO CARVED AND GILT-LIMEWOOD WALL BRACKETS MID-18TH CENTURY Of serpentine outline, modeled as rockwork and foliage on a hatched ground, re-gilt 13 in. (33 cm. ) high

Lot #: 6

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 22 May 2019

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A PAIR OF CYLINDRICAL LEAD CISTERNS

A PAIR OF CYLINDRICAL LEAD CISTERNS DATED 1771, ADAPTED FROM A SQUARE CISTERN Each of cylindrical form, with moulded rim above strapwork panels filled with fruiting baskets and paterae, one with letter 'R', variations in ornament 23 in. (58.5 cm.) high; 19 in. (48 cm.) diam Provenance Sir Emmanuel

Lot #: 7

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 22 May 2019

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A REGENCY INDIAN ROSEWOOD AND BURR YEW CROSSBANDED SOFA TABLE

A REGENCY INDIAN ROSEWOOD AND BURR YEW CROSSBANDED SOFA TABLE EARLY 19TH CENTURY The rounded rectangular twin-flap top above two cedar-lined frieze drawers and opposing false drawers on fluted standard supports with sabre legs and brass caps and castors, brass knobs replaced 28 in. (71 cm.) high; 58

Lot #: 8

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 22 May 2019

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A GEORGE III CREAM-PAINTED AND PARCEL-GILT SOFA

A GEORGE III CREAM-PAINTED AND PARCEL-GILT SOFA CIRCA 1770 The arched padded back, sides and serpentine seat upholstered in floral cotton covers within a moulded frame with trailing flower cresting, scrolled arms and channelled seat-rail on cabriole legs headed by shells, four legs with later brass

Lot #: 9

Estimate: £2,000 - £4,000

Date: 22 May 2019

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A SET OF EIGHT MAHOGANY DINING-CHAIRS

A SET OF EIGHT MAHOGANY DINING-CHAIRS SIX GEORGE III, CIRCA 1760, THE TWO ARMCHAIRS MADE TO MATCH Each with a shaped toprail and a pierced Gothic and foliate-carved splat above a padded seat on square chamfered legs with H-stretchers, minor repairs to toprails, minor losses The armchairs 38 in. (97

Lot #: 10

Estimate: £8,000 - £12,000

Date: 22 May 2019

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A MAHOGANY CAMPAIGN EXTENDING DINING-TABLE

A MAHOGANY CAMPAIGN EXTENDING DINING-TABLE THE TOP REGENCY AND EARLY 19TH CENTURY The rounded rectangular top with a reeded edge and three additional leaves above an extending frame and removable threaded, tapering, turned and reeded legs with brass collars and brass caps and castors 60 in. (152

Lot #: 11

Estimate: £7,000 - £10,000

Date: 22 May 2019

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AN EARLY VICTORIAN MAHOGANY PEDESTAL SIDEBOARD

AN EARLY VICTORIAN MAHOGANY PEDESTAL SIDEBOARD CIRCA 1860 The rectangular top with a foliate gadrooned edge above a frieze with alternating lotus and acanthus buds and three drawers, the pedestals each with a door with fluted bordered panels, one enclosing a cellaret drawer, the other two mahogany

Lot #: 12

Estimate: £2,500 - £4,000

Date: 22 May 2019

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A PAIR OF GEORGE IV GILT-METAL MOUNTED INDIAN AND GRAINED ROSEWOOD AND...

A PAIR OF GEORGE IV GILT-METAL MOUNTED INDIAN AND GRAINED ROSEWOOD AND PARCEL-GILT TAPESTRY FIRESCREENS THE SCREENS CIRCA 1820, THE TAPESTRY FRENCH, THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY Each with twin-scroll rosewood crest above rectangular frame enclosing a tapestry depicting Hercules and Urania, on a column

Lot #: 13

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 22 May 2019

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A PAIR OF REGENCY BRASS-INLAID MAHOGANY HALL CHAIRS

A PAIR OF REGENCY BRASS-INLAID MAHOGANY HALL CHAIRS CIRCA 1810 The tablet back with scrolled anthemion and sunflower cresting above a shaped solid seat on reeded sabre legs 33 ¾ in (86 cm.) high; 16 in. (41 cm.) wide; 18 in. (46 cm.) deep

Lot #: 14

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 22 May 2019

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A GEORGE III MAHOGANY SIDE TABLE

A GEORGE III MAHOGANY SIDE TABLE CIRCA 1780 The rectangular top with moulded edge above an arrangement of five mahogany-lined drawers, the central drawer now fitted with divisions, around a shaped apron on square tapering legs with slightly flared block feet 31 ½ in. (80 cm.) high; 33 ½ in. (85 cm

Lot #: 15

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 22 May 2019

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A GEORGE III MAHOGANY ARMCHAIR

A GEORGE III MAHOGANY ARMCHAIR LATE 18TH CENTURY, POSSIBLY IRISH The top rail carved with scrolls and foliage above a pierced splat foliate centred by a tassel and out-scrolled arms, with a green velvet drop in seat, cabriole legs and claw and ball feet, the drop in seat of solid oak 37 ½ in. (95

Lot #: 16

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 22 May 2019

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A GEORGE III MAHOGANY CHEST

A GEORGE III MAHOGANY CHEST THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY With a brushing slide above four graduated drawers and with brass handles to the sides on ogee bracket feet, repairs to feet, the handles apparently original 31 ½ in. (80 cm.) high; 30 in. (76 cm.) wide; 18 ½ in. (47 cm.) deep

Lot #: 17

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 22 May 2019

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A GEORGE II MAHOGANY TALLBOY

A GEORGE II MAHOGANY TALLBOY CIRCA 1755-60 With a dentil-moulded cornice above three short and three long drawers framed by fluted canted pilasters, the base with a baize-lined slide and four further long graduated drawers, all with pierced brass handles, the sides with bail handles on shaped ogee

Lot #: 18

Estimate: £8,000 - £12,000

Date: 22 May 2019

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A GEORGE III MAHOGANY AND TULIPWOOD-BANDED BOWFRONT CHEST

A GEORGE III MAHOGANY AND TULIPWOOD-BANDED BOWFRONT CHEST BY JAMES GOMME, 1798 Of four graduated drawers with ring handles and hexagonal backplates above a shaped apron and splayed bracket feet, one drawer with printed paper label ' SOLD at the Original Upholstery Warehouse of JAMES GOMME, in High

Lot #: 19

Estimate: £1,000 - £2,000

Date: 22 May 2019

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A GEORGE III MAHOGANY AND TULIPWOOD-BANDED OVAL PEMBROKE TABLE

A GEORGE III MAHOGANY AND TULIPWOOD-BANDED OVAL PEMBROKE TABLE BY JAMES GOMME, CIRCA 1790 The oval twin-flap top above a frieze drawer and square tapering legs with block feet and brass caps and castors, the drawer with printed paper label ' SOLD at the Original Upholstery Warehouse of JAMES GOMME

Lot #: 20

Estimate: £1,000 - £2,000

Date: 22 May 2019

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A PAIR OF GEORGE III MAHOGANY SIDE CHAIRS

A PAIR OF GEORGE III MAHOGANY SIDE CHAIRS BY WILLIAM GOMM, 1763-64 Each with serpentine toprail, the padded back and seat covered in light green chenille on blind fret-carved legs headed by pierced brackets and joined by canted H-stretchers, brackets replaced 39 ¾ in. (101 cm.) high; 22 ¾ in. (58

Lot #: 21

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 22 May 2019

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A REGENCY GILTWOOD AND EBONIZED CONVEX MIRROR

A REGENCY GILTWOOD AND EBONIZED CONVEX MIRROR CIRCA 1820 The convex circular plate in a leaf-carved frame with twin dragon crest and satyr mask apron, with ebonized slip, regilt, the dragons and wreath originally bronzed 55 in. (140 cm.) high; 40 ½ in. (103 cm.) wide

Lot #: 22

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 22 May 2019

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A REGENCY MAHOGANY AND ROSEWOOD SIDE TABLE

A REGENCY MAHOGANY AND ROSEWOOD SIDE TABLE ATTRIBUTED TO GILLOWS, EARLY 19TH CENTURY The rectangular inverted breakfront top with solid three-quarter gallery above three frieze drawers with turned knobs on tapering turned reeded legs with brass caps and castors 36 ½ in. (93 cm.) high; 56 in. (142

Lot #: 23

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 22 May 2019

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A PAIR OF REGENCY BRAZILIAN ROSEWOOD OCCASIONAL TABLES

A PAIR OF REGENCY BRAZILIAN ROSEWOOD OCCASIONAL TABLES ATTRIBUTED TO GILLOWS, CIRCA 1815 Each with a rounded rectangular top with beaded edge concealing a mahogany-lined frieze drawer, on a turned lotus-lapetted and beaded pedestal and a concave-sided platform with scrolled sabre legs and brass

Lot #: 24

Estimate: £10,000 - £15,000

Date: 22 May 2019

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A GEORGE III MAHOGANY SERPENTINE SERVING-TABLE

A GEORGE III MAHOGANY SERPENTINE SERVING-TABLE ATTRIBUTED TO HENRY HILL OF MARLBOROUGH, CIRCA 1770 The crossbanded and cube-parquetry top above a conforming frieze, one side with a baize-lined drawer fitted in the Regency period, on tapering turned and fluted legs with stiff-leaf collars, the feet

Lot #: 25

Estimate: £12,000 - £18,000

Date: 22 May 2019

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A REGENCY BRASS-MOUNTED BRAZILIAN ROSEWOOD COLLECTOR'S CABINET

A REGENCY BRASS-MOUNTED BRAZILIAN ROSEWOOD COLLECTOR'S CABINET CIRCA 1820 The rectangular top with three-quarter gallery and frieze drawer above grille doors enclosing twenty part cedar-lined drawers, on reeded bun feet, the recessed castors stamped 'C. COPE PATENT ' 41 ¼ in. (105 cm.) high; 31 ½

Lot #: 26

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 22 May 2019

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A GEORGE III YEW WOOD, PADOUK CROSSBANDED AND EBONISED PEMBROKE TABLE

A GEORGE III YEW WOOD, PADOUK CROSSBANDED AND EBONISED PEMBROKE TABLE ATTRIBUTED TO MAYHEW AND INCE, CIRCA 1770 The rectangular twin-flap top with crossbanded borders above a frieze drawer on square chamfered legs joined by turned X-stretchers and with brass castors, the drawer pulls probably added

Lot #: 27

Estimate: £6,000 - £9,000

Date: 22 May 2019

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AN EARLY VICTORIAN WALNUT, SPECIMEN MARBLE AND PIETRA DURA CENTRE TABLE

AN EARLY VICTORIAN WALNUT, SPECIMEN MARBLE AND PIETRA DURA CENTRE TABLE MID-19TH CENTURY, THE MARBLE PROBABLY ITALIAN, EARLY 19TH CENTURY The circular marble top centred by flowering sprigs, butterflies and a bird within radiating segments of coloured specimens including verde antico and Spanish

Lot #: 28

Estimate: £15,000 - £25,000

Date: 22 May 2019

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A LARGE MICROMOSAIC PANEL OF THE TEMPLE OF MINERVA MEDICA

A LARGE MICROMOSAIC PANEL OF THE TEMPLE OF MINERVA MEDICA ROME, CIRCA 1800 The panel finely inlaid, depicting the ruins of the Temple of Minerva Medici, with a Roman aqueduct in the background, with several figures in the foreground; panel inscribed 'Temple of Minerva Medica'; in a parcel-gilt wood

Lot #: 29

Estimate: £6,000 - £9,000

Date: 22 May 2019

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A PAIR OF GEORGE III GREY-PAINTED AND PARCEL-GILT ARMCHAIRS

A PAIR OF GEORGE III GREY-PAINTED AND PARCEL-GILT ARMCHAIRS BY THOMAS CHIPPENDALE, CIRCA 1775 Each with a moulded oval back with shell-cresting above a bowed seat, the open arms with scroll terminals and padded armrests, the arm supports with leaf 'sockets', the front seat-rail centred by a floral

Lot #: 30

Estimate: £30,000 - £50,000

Date: 22 May 2019