The Collector: Silver and 19th Century Furniture, Sculpture, Ceramics & Works of Art

Christie's
London

Date of the auction: 14.11.2019

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A SET OF EIGHTEEN VICTORIAN SILVER DINNER-PLATES

A SET OF EIGHTEEN VICTORIAN SILVER DINNER-PLATES MARK OF EDWARD, EDWARD, JOHN AND WILLIAM BARNARD, LONDON, 1844 Shaped circular, with gadrooned borders, engraved with two coat-of-arms accolé , below earl's coronet, marked underneath 9¾ in. (24.7 cm.) diam. 306 oz. 6 dwt. (9,528 gr.) The arms are

Lot #: 511

Estimate: £7,000 - £10,000

Date: 14 Nov 2019

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A SET OF TWELVE VICTORIAN SILVER DINNER-PLATES

A SET OF TWELVE VICTORIAN SILVER DINNER-PLATES MARK OF EDWARD, EDWARD, JOHN AND WILLIAM BARNARD, LONDON, 1844 Shaped circular, with gadrooned borders, engraved with two coat-of-arms accolé , below earl’s coronet, marked underneath 9¾ in. (24.7 cm.) diam. 207 oz. 15 dwt. (6,462 gr.) The arms are

Lot #: 512

Estimate: £5,000 - £8,000

Date: 14 Nov 2019

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AN AUSTRO-HUNGARIAN AGATE-MOUNTED SILVER-GILT CUP

AN AUSTRO-HUNGARIAN AGATE-MOUNTED SILVER-GILT CUP APPARENTLY UNMARKED, CIRCA 1870 In the neogothic style, on lozenge shaped base on four scrolling feet each applied with seated maiden symbolising the seasons, the domed centre chased with scrolling foliage on matted ground and applied with cabochon

Lot #: 513

Estimate: £15,000 - £25,000

Date: 14 Nov 2019

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AN ITALIAN MICROMOSAIC AND HARDSTONE PLAQUE

AN ITALIAN MICROMOSAIC AND HARDSTONE PLAQUE ROME, CIRCA 1860 The rectangular micromosaic depicting a view of the Colosseum, with the Meta Sudans and the Arch of Constantine in the foreground, within a malachite and Belgian black marble border, with a black-painted and parcel-gilt frame 7 ¾ x 14 ¼

Lot #: 521

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 14 Nov 2019

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AN ITALIAN MICROMOSAIC PLAQUE

AN ITALIAN MICROMOSAIC PLAQUE BY BIAGIO BARZOTTI (FL. 1835-1908), ROME, LATE 19TH CENTURY The rectangular micromosaic depicting the Temple of Vesta, known as the Temple of the Sybil, Tivoli, with a sign to building inscribed 'HOTEL DE LA SYB....' and an artist sketching in the foreground, within a

Lot #: 522

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 14 Nov 2019

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AN ITALIAN MICROMOSAIC PLAQUE

AN ITALIAN MICROMOSAIC PLAQUE AFTER GUIDO RENI, ROME, CIRCA 1850 The rectangular plaque depicting Dawn leading Apollo on his chariot along with a chain of female 'hours' who carry with them the light of day, in a black-painted and parcel-gilt frame, the reverse with a seller's label reading ' L

Lot #: 523

Estimate: £5,000 - £8,000

Date: 14 Nov 2019

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AN ITALIAN MICROMOSAIC TABLE TOP

AN ITALIAN MICROMOSAIC TABLE TOP CIRCA 1850 The circular top centred with a view of St. Peter's square encircled by six further tondi depicting the Roman Forum, Colosseum, Pantheon, 'Temple Vesta' in the Forum Boarium, Tomb of Caecilia Metella, and Temple of the Sybil in Tivoli, within a outer

Lot #: 524

Estimate: £10,000 - £15,000

Date: 14 Nov 2019

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A PAIR OF ITALIAN MICROMOSAIC AND HARDSTONE PLAQUES

A PAIR OF ITALIAN MICROMOSAIC AND HARDSTONE PLAQUES CIRCA 1880 The square plaques centred with a scene depicting the Pantheon and St. Peter's Square, respectively, each encircled by a malachite and Belgian black marble border, set within a square ebonized frame with standing support 7 3/8 in. (18.7

Lot #: 525

Estimate: £5,000 - £8,000

Date: 14 Nov 2019

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TWO ITALIAN MICROMOSAIC PLAQUES

TWO ITALIAN MICROMOSAIC PLAQUES ONE BY BIAGIO BARZOTTI (FL. C. 1835-1908), ROME, CIRCA 1850-1875 One rectangular plaque depicting a shepherd and two shepherdesses in the Roman countryside, the man seated and playing the flute, the two women listening, one holding a spindle, the other a wool carding

Lot #: 526

Estimate: £2,500 - £3,500

Date: 14 Nov 2019

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A NORTH ITALIAN POLYCHROME-DECORATED GESSO AND PINE 'LOBSTER' CHAIR

A NORTH ITALIAN POLYCHROME-DECORATED GESSO AND PINE 'LOBSTER' CHAIR ATTRIBUTED TO PAULY ET CIE, VENICE, CIRCA 1900 Of lobster form, the back of the crustacean opening to reveal a seat and back covered in light brown velvet, with eight dangling legs and supported on a curved tail above a shell-form

Lot #: 528

Estimate: £5,000 - £8,000

Date: 14 Nov 2019

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TWO AUSTRIAN PAINTED-TERRACOTTA MODELS OF BULL DOGS

TWO AUSTRIAN PAINTED-TERRACOTTA MODELS OF BULL DOGS CIRCA 1900 One modelled seated and with green glass eyes, the other laying down and with orange glass eyes The seated dog: 20 in. (51 cm.) high; 9 in. (22.5 cm.) wide; 19 ½ in. (49.5 cm.) deep The laying dog: 14 ¼ in. (36 cm.) high; 33 in. (84 cm

Lot #: 529

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 14 Nov 2019

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A NORTH ITALIAN EBONISED, PARCEL-GILT AND POLYCHROME-PAINTED MIRROR AND CONSOLE

A NORTH ITALIAN EBONISED, PARCEL-GILT AND POLYCHROME-PAINTED MIRROR AND CONSOLE VENICE, LATE 19TH CENTURY The rectangular mirror plate within an elaborate acanthus cartouche carved frame, set with 'blackamoor' putti holding drapery swags; the console with serpentine shaped draped top and tassel hung

Lot #: 530

Estimate: £10,000 - £15,000

Date: 14 Nov 2019

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GIUSEPPE ANDREONI (ITALIAN, FL. 1890-1910)

GIUSEPPE ANDREONI (ITALIAN, FL. 1890-1910) Paul et Virginie signed, G. Andreioni PISA', on a Breccia di Monsumano base marble 41 in. (104 cm.) high, overall Executed circa 1900

Lot #: 531

Estimate: £7,000 - £10,000

Date: 14 Nov 2019

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ANDREI CAMBI (ITALIAN, FL. LATE 19TH CENTURY)

ANDREI CAMBI (ITALIAN, FL. LATE 19TH CENTURY) Un innocente (The Innocent) signed ' Profe Cambi Firenze- Italia -' marble 39 in. (99 cm.) high Executed circa 1900

Lot #: 532

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 14 Nov 2019

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E. VICARI AND PIETRO BAZZANTI (ITALIAN, FL. LATE 19TH CENTURY)

E. VICARI AND PIETRO BAZZANTI (ITALIAN, FL. LATE 19TH CENTURY) Pharaoh's Daughter and Moses signed 'E. Vicari' and 'Galleria P. Bazzanti / Firenze', on an associated veined white marble pediment-fronted plinth marble 58 ½ in. (148.5 cm.) high, the figure 69 in. (175.5 cm.) high, overall

Lot #: 533

Estimate: £40,000 - £60,000

Date: 14 Nov 2019

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AN ITALIAN GILTWOOD AND ETCHED-GLASS MIRROR

AN ITALIAN GILTWOOD AND ETCHED-GLASS MIRROR SECOND HALF 19TH CENTURY The pierced frame carved with scrolling grape vines among architectural branches, the cresting flanked by two birds with a central cartouche form mirror plate encircled by etched glass mirror panels with corresponding flower and

Lot #: 534

Estimate: £8,000 - £12,000

Date: 14 Nov 2019

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A LARGE AUBUSSON CARPET

A LARGE AUBUSSON CARPET FRANCE, LATE 19TH CENTURY The ton-sur-ton terracotta lattice field enclosing a floral wreath surrounding a naturalistic bouquet, within a broad ivory cartouche and floral wreath border, within a plain maroon outer stripe, some occasional light surface spot marks, a couple of

Lot #: 535

Estimate: £7,000 - £10,000

Date: 14 Nov 2019

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A PAIR OF FRENCH ORMOLU AND MOULDED-GLASS SIXTEEN-LIGHT CHANDELIERS

A PAIR OF FRENCH ORMOLU AND MOULDED-GLASS SIXTEEN-LIGHT CHANDELIERS IN THE MANNER OF MAISON BAGUES, CIRCA 1900 Each with a corona issuing three tiered sprigs and suspending a central tier encircled by square cut crystal banding, and a lower tier surmounted by a central baluster finial and issuing

Lot #: 536

Estimate: £12,000 - £18,000

Date: 14 Nov 2019

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A PAIR OF FRENCH 'CHINOISERIE' GILT, PATINATED AND ENAMELLED BRONZE...

A PAIR OF FRENCH 'CHINOISERIE' GILT, PATINATED AND ENAMELLED BRONZE WALL-APPLIQUES ATTRIBUTED TO ESCALIER DE CRISTAL, PARIS, CIRCA 1870 Each modelled with an enamel blue and white vase supporting a frosted glass spherical shade with scrolling foliate decoration, seated on a stepped wall bracket with

Lot #: 537

Estimate: £8,000 - £12,000

Date: 14 Nov 2019

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A FRENCH ORMOLU AND HARDSTONE-MOUNTED EBONY PARQUETRY CASKET

A FRENCH ORMOLU AND HARDSTONE-MOUNTED EBONY PARQUETRY CASKET ATTRIBUTED TO MAISON ALPHONSE GIROUX ET CIE, PARIS, CIRCA 1860 Mounted overall with hardstone cabochons on a cube parquetry ground, the central orange agate stone concealing a lock and opening to reveal a tulipwood and ebony star and cube

Lot #: 538

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 14 Nov 2019

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A PAIR OF FRENCH GILT AND PATINATED-BRONZE AND STEEL SEVEN-LIGHT FIGURAL...

A PAIR OF FRENCH GILT AND PATINATED-BRONZE AND STEEL SEVEN-LIGHT FIGURAL CANDELABRA THIRD QUARTER 19TH CENTURY Each modelled as two amourous Classical figures beside a tumbling putti, supporting a steel urn encircled by acanthus-clad candlearms and centred by a cornucopia issuing a fluted central

Lot #: 539

Estimate: £20,000 - £30,000

Date: 14 Nov 2019

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A PAIR OF FRENCH 'JAPONISME' PATINATED BRONZE-MOUNTED AND COLD-PAINTED...

A PAIR OF FRENCH 'JAPONISME' PATINATED BRONZE-MOUNTED AND COLD-PAINTED CRYSTAL GLASS VASES ATTRIBUTED TO COMPAGNIE DES CRISTALLERIES DE BACCARAT, PARIS, CIRCA 1880 Each rectangular vase decorated with a phoenix above a crashing wave, on a pierced fretwork base 14 in. (35 cm.) high

Lot #: 540

Estimate: £5,000 - £8,000

Date: 14 Nov 2019

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A BOHEMIAN GILT-METAL AND OVERLAY PAINTED BLUE-GLASS VASE

A BOHEMIAN GILT-METAL AND OVERLAY PAINTED BLUE-GLASS VASE CIRCA 1890 The tapering vase with gilt scalloped edge and painted with a yellow bird among cherry blossom branches ensconced among gilt and patinated-metal branches entwined with grape leaves, a butterfly, and a bird, above a similarly

Lot #: 541

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 14 Nov 2019

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A FRENCH 'JAPONISME' GILT, SILVERED, AND PATINATED-BRONZE AND ONYX GUERIDON

A FRENCH 'JAPONISME' GILT, SILVERED, AND PATINATED-BRONZE AND ONYX GUERIDON POSSIBLY DESIGNED BY EUGÈNE CORNU AND EXECUTED BY G. VIOT & CIE., PARIS, CIRCA 1860 The square revolving top with a pierced canted surround, above a faux-bambou openwork stem entwined with flowered-liana and centred with an

Lot #: 542

Estimate: £15,000 - £25,000

Date: 14 Nov 2019

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A PAIR OF FRENCH 'CHINOISERIE' GILT AND PATINATED-BRONZE MOUNTED CARVED...

A PAIR OF FRENCH 'CHINOISERIE' GILT AND PATINATED-BRONZE MOUNTED CARVED BAMBOO LAMPS CIRCA 1890 The body of each lamp carved in both haut and bas relief depicting a wooded lanscape with cranes among pine trees with a panelled scene to one side with variant scenes of figures within a waterscape

Lot #: 543

Estimate: £10,000 - £15,000

Date: 14 Nov 2019

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A NAPOLEON III 'CHINOISERIE' STAINED OAK BENCH

A NAPOLEON III 'CHINOISERIE' STAINED OAK BENCH CIRCA 1860 The pierced back composed of two circular medallions supported by carved flowering lotus and flanked by vertical supports with lingzhi motifs, with a leather upholstered hinged seat with brass handle enclosing a storage chamber and raised on

Lot #: 544

Estimate: £5,000 - £8,000

Date: 14 Nov 2019

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TWO LARGE MEISSEN PORCELAIN MODELS OF PARROTS

TWO LARGE MEISSEN PORCELAIN MODELS OF PARROTS LATE 19TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, BOTH INCISED A43a, VARIOUS PRESSNUMMERN Each modelled perched on a tree-stump with cherries in its left claw, one with a yellow breast, the other with a green breast 16 ½ in. (42 cm.) high

Lot #: 546

Estimate: £7,000 - £10,000

Date: 14 Nov 2019

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A PAIR OF FRENCH 'CHINOISERIE' ORMOLU-MOUNTED PORCELAIN VASES

A PAIR OF FRENCH 'CHINOISERIE' ORMOLU-MOUNTED PORCELAIN VASES LATE 19TH CENTURY Each with pierced cast rim above a porcelain body finely painted in polychrome with figures seated in a forest with dreamscape floating above their heads, raised on a square table-form base 18 ½ in. (46.5 cm.) high

Lot #: 547

Estimate: £5,000 - £8,000

Date: 14 Nov 2019

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A PAIR OF LARGE CHINESE CLOISONNE VASES, ON STANDS

A PAIR OF LARGE CHINESE CLOISONNE VASES, ON STANDS LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY Of ovoid form with narrow necks decorated with scrolling chrysanthemum on a turquoise ground, on later stained oak stands 25 ½ in. (65 cm.) high, the vases 7 in. (18 cm.) high, the stands

Lot #: 548

Estimate: £12,000 - £18,000

Date: 14 Nov 2019

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A PAIR OF FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED SAMSON PORCELAIN VASES AND COVERS

A PAIR OF FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED SAMSON PORCELAIN VASES AND COVERS LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY The ovi-form vases with polychrome enamel decoration depicting scenes of various flora and fauna and with a central panel illustrating a domestic scene, each mounted with scrolling acanthus handles and

Lot #: 549

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 14 Nov 2019