The Sunday Sale

Christie's
20 January 2013, London, South Kensington

Date of the auction: 20.01.2013

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A CHINESE PALE CELADON JADE VASE

A CHINESE PALE CELADON JADE VASE
19TH CENTURY
A CHINESE PALE CELADON JADE VASE 19TH CENTURY After an archaic bronze shape, the vase of square section with stylised dragon flanges to the sides, the body decorated with raised nodes and lappets 3 in. (7.5 cm.) high

Lot #: 1

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 20 Jan 2013

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A CHINESE COROMANDEL AND LACQUER FOUR-FOLD SCREEN

A CHINESE COROMANDEL AND LACQUER FOUR-FOLD SCREEN
LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY
A CHINESE COROMANDEL AND LACQUER FOUR-FOLD SCREEN LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY Both sides of each leaf with polychrome-decorated birds amidst flowering prunus branches and rushes 68¾ in. (174.6 cm.) high; each leaf, 16

Lot #: 2

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 20 Jan 2013

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A Nagasaki Hinged Box and a Red Lacquer Box

A Nagasaki Hinged Box and a Red Lacquer Box
EDO PERIOD (19TH CENTURY) AND MEIJI PERIOD (LATE 19TH CENTURY)
A Nagasaki Hinged Box and a Red Lacquer Box Edo Period (19th century) and Meiji Period (late 19th century) The rectangular copper box with angled corners decorated with finely cut

Lot #: 3

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 20 Jan 2013

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A PAIR OF MEISSEN MODELS OF SEATED PUG-DOGS

A PAIR OF MEISSEN MODELS OF SEATED PUG-DOGS
CIRCA 1745-50
A PAIR OF MEISSEN MODELS OF SEATED PUG-DOGS CIRCA 1745-50 Modelled by J.J. Kändler to the left and right, with gilt-edged collars, black muzzles, brown eyes and finely incised fur, seated on their haunches on cushions, mounted on a later

Lot #: 4

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 20 Jan 2013

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A GEORGE II MAHOGANY CARD TABLE

A GEORGE II MAHOGANY CARD TABLE
SECOND QUARTER 18TH CENTURY
A GEORGE II MAHOGANY CARD TABLE SECOND QUARTER 18TH CENTURY The baize-lined fold-over top with curved ears, above cabriole legs terminating in hoof feet 29¼ in. (74.3 cm.) high; 34 in. (86.3 cm.) wide; 16½ in. (41.7 cm.) deep

Lot #: 5

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 20 Jan 2013

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A CHINESE BLACK-GROUND FAMILLE VERTE 'IMMORTALS' PHOENIX-TAI...

A CHINESE BLACK-GROUND FAMILLE VERTE 'IMMORTALS' PHOENIX-TAIL VASE
19TH/20TH CENTURY
A CHINESE BLACK-GROUND FAMILLE VERTE 'IMMORTALS' PHOENIX-TAIL VASE 19TH/20TH CENTURY Applied to the black-glazed exterior with famille verte figures of the eighteen Immortals, each wearing long robes and carrying

Lot #: 6

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 20 Jan 2013

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A PAIR OF STAFFORDSHIRE ENAMEL CANDLESTICKS

A PAIR OF STAFFORDSHIRE ENAMEL CANDLESTICKS
CIRCA 1760
A PAIR OF STAFFORDSHIRE ENAMEL CANDLESTICKS CIRCA 1760 Painted with sprigs of flowers on a cream ground with detachable drip-pans 9½ in. (24.2 cm.) high (2

Lot #: 7

Estimate: £500 - £800

Date: 20 Jan 2013

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A QUEEN ANNE JAPANNED AND GILT-DECORATED BUREAU

A QUEEN ANNE JAPANNED AND GILT-DECORATED BUREAU
EARLY 18TH CENTURY
A QUEEN ANNE JAPANNED AND GILT-DECORATED BUREAU EARLY 18TH CENTURY Decorated all-over with animals and birds amongst flowering trees and willows, the fall-front opening to reveal a fitted interior, above two short and three long

Lot #: 8

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 20 Jan 2013

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English School, 19th century

English School, 19th century
Cottage in a wooded landscape with figures and cattle
English School, 19th century Cottage in a wooded landscape with figures and cattle oil on canvas 18 x 24 in. (45.8 x 61 cm

Lot #: 9

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 20 Jan 2013

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A SET OF FOUR NORTH EUROPEAN WALNUT OPEN ARMCHAIRS

A SET OF FOUR NORTH EUROPEAN WALNUT OPEN ARMCHAIRS
MID-19TH CENTURY
A SET OF FOUR NORTH EUROPEAN WALNUT OPEN ARMCHAIRS MID-19TH CENTURY Each with each oval back above down-scrolled arms with leaf-carved terminals, on X-shaped supports joined by turned stretchers and with later restorations, probably

Lot #: 10

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,500

Date: 20 Jan 2013

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A FRENCH NOVELTY GILT-BRONZE AUTOMATON LIGHTHOUSE TIMEPIECE ...

A FRENCH NOVELTY GILT-BRONZE AUTOMATON LIGHTHOUSE TIMEPIECE CLOCK AND BAROMETER
CIRCA 1890
A FRENCH NOVELTY GILT-BRONZE AUTOMATON LIGHTHOUSE TIMEPIECE CLOCK AND BAROMETER CIRCA 1890 With a silvered clock and aneroid barometer dial flanking two thermometers in a silvered drum rotating on stand with a

Lot #: 11

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 20 Jan 2013

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A SET OF FOUR GEORGE IV ROSEWOOD QUARTETTO TABLES

A SET OF FOUR GEORGE IV ROSEWOOD QUARTETTO TABLES
EARLY 19TH CENTURY
A SET OF FOUR GEORGE IV ROSEWOOD QUARTETTO TABLES EARLY 19TH CENTURY Each with twin-column end supports above splayed legs supported by a curved stretcher 28 7/8 in. (73.4 cm.) high; 20 5/8 in. (52.4 cm.) wide; 11 5/8 in. (29.5

Lot #: 12

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 20 Jan 2013

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A SET OF FOUR GEORGE III MAHOGANY SHIELD-BACK HALL CHAIRS

A SET OF FOUR GEORGE III MAHOGANY SHIELD-BACK HALL CHAIRS
CIRCA 1790
A SET OF FOUR GEORGE III MAHOGANY SHIELD-BACK HALL CHAIRS CIRCA 1790 Each with pierced back above dished seat on turned tapering legs joined by X-stretchers (4

Lot #: 14

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,000

Date: 20 Jan 2013

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A PAIR OF GEORGE III SILVER SAUCEBOATS

A PAIR OF GEORGE III SILVER SAUCEBOATS
MARK OF WILLIAM SKEEN, LONDON, 1764
A PAIR OF GEORGE III SILVER SAUCEBOATS MARK OF WILLIAM SKEEN, LONDON, 1764 With reverse-punched gadroon borders, leaf-capped scroll handles and shell and hoof feet, the bases inscribed with intial CH 6¾ in. (17.2 cm.) long 18

Lot #: 15

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 20 Jan 2013

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AN EARLY VICTORIAN GILTWOOD WALL MIRROR

AN EARLY VICTORIAN GILTWOOD WALL MIRROR
MID-19TH CENTURY
AN EARLY VICTORIAN GILTWOOD WALL MIRROR MID-19TH CENTURY Of tapering form, carved with foliate scrolls and centred by a diaper-work cartouche, bevelled glass plate 51 in. (130 cm.) high

Lot #: 16

Estimate: £500 - £800

Date: 20 Jan 2013

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A GEORGE I SILVER SUGAR BOWL

A GEORGE I SILVER SUGAR BOWL
MARK OF GEORGE BEALE, LONDON, 1716
A GEORGE I SILVER SUGAR BOWL MARK OF GEORGE BEALE, LONDON, 1716 Plain circular on pedestal foot, the base engraved with initials E over AM 4½ in. (11.4 cm.) diameter 6 oz. (190 gr

Lot #: 18

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 20 Jan 2013

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A PRISONER-OF-WAR STRAW-WORK CASKET

A PRISONER-OF-WAR STRAW-WORK CASKET
MADE BY NAPOLEONIC PRISONERS, LATE 18TH EARLY 19TH CENTURY
A PRISONER-OF-WAR STRAW-WORK CASKET MADE BY NAPOLEONIC PRISONERS, LATE 18TH EARLY 19TH CENTURY The interior with fresh colours divided into compartments and drawers, the inside of the lid decorated with a

Lot #: 19

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 20 Jan 2013

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AN EARLY VICTORIAN MAHOGANY DWARF WELLINGTON/FOLIO CHEST

AN EARLY VICTORIAN MAHOGANY DWARF WELLINGTON/FOLIO CHEST
MID-19TH CENTURY
AN EARLY VICTORIAN MAHOGANY DWARF WELLINGTON/FOLIO CHEST MID-19TH CENTURY The fold-over top swivelling open to reveal a compartment behind the top false drawer, above four further drawers with locking bar, the reverse with

Lot #: 20

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 20 Jan 2013

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A PAIR OF VICTORIAN WALNUT STOOLS IN THE RENAISSANCE STYLE ...

A PAIR OF VICTORIAN WALNUT STOOLS IN THE RENAISSANCE STYLE
LATE 19TH CENTURY
A PAIR OF VICTORIAN WALNUT STOOLS IN THE RENAISSANCE STYLE LATE 19TH CENTURY Each with an x-shaped frame centred by a mask, on claw feet, one upholstered with North European tapestry, the other in floral damask 17¼ in

Lot #: 22

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 20 Jan 2013

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A PAIR OF GEORGE I WALNUT SIDE CHAIRS

A PAIR OF GEORGE I WALNUT SIDE CHAIRS
CIRCA 1720
A PAIR OF GEORGE I WALNUT SIDE CHAIRS CIRCA 1720 Each with solid vase-shaped splat above shell-capped cabriole legs (2

Lot #: 23

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 20 Jan 2013

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A PAIR OF GEORGE II SILVER SALVERS

A PAIR OF GEORGE II SILVER SALVERS
MARK OF WILLIAM PEASTON, LONDON, 1753
A PAIR OF GEORGE II SILVER SALVERS MARK OF WILLIAM PEASTON, LONDON, 1753 Shaped circular with shell and scroll borders, on hoof feet, inscribed underneath bases M*B over 1754 7 in. (17.7 cm.) diameter 17.5 oz. (540 gr.) (2

Lot #: 24

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 20 Jan 2013

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A VICTORIAN OAK TIMEPIECE WALL CLOCK

A VICTORIAN OAK TIMEPIECE WALL CLOCK
LEHMANN, AYLESBURY, LATE 19TH CENTURY
A VICTORIAN OAK TIMEPIECE WALL CLOCK LEHMANN, AYLESBURY, LATE 19TH CENTURY The circular frame with white painted dial with steel hands signed 'LEHMANN AYLESBURY', the single chain fusee movement with anchor escapement, on an

Lot #: 25

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 20 Jan 2013

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A FRENCH WALNUT HIGH-BACK ARMCHAIR

A FRENCH WALNUT HIGH-BACK ARMCHAIR
MID-LATE 19TH CENTURY
A FRENCH WALNUT HIGH-BACK ARMCHAIR MID-LATE 19TH CENTURY Upholstered in burgundy velvet damask, the outswept arms above a cushioned seat on shaped cabriole legs carved with flowers, joined by an x-shaped stretcher, on fluted feet

Lot #: 26

Estimate: £500 - £800

Date: 20 Jan 2013

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A PAIR OF GEORGE III SILVER WINE COASTERS

A PAIR OF GEORGE III SILVER WINE COASTERS
MARK OF PETER & ANNE BATEMAN, LONDON, 1798
A PAIR OF GEORGE III SILVER WINE COASTERS MARK OF PETER & ANNE BATEMAN, LONDON, 1798 Plain circular with reeded rims and wood bases 5¼ in. (13.3 cm.) diameter (2

Lot #: 27

Estimate: £800 - £1,000

Date: 20 Jan 2013

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THREE CHINESE POTTERY ROOF TILES

THREE CHINESE POTTERY ROOF TILES
MING DYNASTY (1368-1644) AND LATER
THREE CHINESE POTTERY ROOF TILES MING DYNASTY (1368-1644) AND LATER The two equestrian figures covered in green, yellow and ochre colours, sitting proudly on saddled horses; the ochre-glazed tile modelled as a standing phoenix The

Lot #: 28

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 20 Jan 2013

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A GEORGE IV MAHOGANY AND EBONY INLAID KNEEHOLE DESK

A GEORGE IV MAHOGANY AND EBONY INLAID KNEEHOLE DESK
CIRCA 1820
A GEORGE IV MAHOGANY AND EBONY INLAID KNEEHOLE DESK CIRCA 1820 The gilt-tooled black leather top above a central frieze drawer, the kneehole with integral cupboard, flanked by four graduated short drawers, on plinth base, one lock

Lot #: 29

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,000

Date: 20 Jan 2013

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A MATCHED PAIR OF GEORGE III SILVER SALVERS

A MATCHED PAIR OF GEORGE III SILVER SALVERS
BOTH WITH MARK OF ALEXANDER KELTY, ONE NEWCASTLE, CIRCA 1800, THE OTHER BY THE SAME MAKER, APPARENTLY OVERSTRIKING ANOTHER, LONDON, 1798
A MATCHED PAIR OF GEORGE III SILVER SALVERS BOTH WITH MARK OF ALEXANDER KELTY, ONE NEWCASTLE, CIRCA 1800, THE OTHER BY

Lot #: 30

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,200

Date: 20 Jan 2013

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A SET OF THREE GEORGE III MAHOGANY SIDE CHAIRS

A SET OF THREE GEORGE III MAHOGANY SIDE CHAIRS
CIRCA 1760
A SET OF THREE GEORGE III MAHOGANY SIDE CHAIRS CIRCA 1760 Each with pierced vase-shaped splat, carved wth scrolls and flower-heads, serpentine top-rail, the close-nailed floral needlework upholstered seat above a seat-rail and legs carved

Lot #: 31

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 20 Jan 2013

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AN EARLY GEORGE III MAHOGANY OPEN ARMCHAIR

AN EARLY GEORGE III MAHOGANY OPEN ARMCHAIR
CIRCA 1760
AN EARLY GEORGE III MAHOGANY OPEN ARMCHAIR CIRCA 1760 The vase-shaped openwork splat carved with scrolls and centred by a ribbon cresting, close-nailed upholstered seat above fluted legs with foliate angles

Lot #: 32

Estimate: £500 - £800

Date: 20 Jan 2013

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A SMALL GEORGE III SILVER THREE-BOTTLE INKSTAND

A SMALL GEORGE III SILVER THREE-BOTTLE INKSTAND
MARK OF PETER DESVIGNES, LONDON, 1776
A SMALL GEORGE III SILVER THREE-BOTTLE INKSTAND MARK OF PETER DESVIGNES, LONDON, 1776 Navette-shaped with ram's heads at either end, bead borders and foliate feet, the three octagonal receivers with incurved sides

Lot #: 33

Estimate: £700 - £800

Date: 20 Jan 2013