Auction 12.12.2002

Christie's
London, King Street

Datum der Auktion: 12.12.2002

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A RUSSIAN ORMOLU-MOUNTED NEPHRITE VASE

A RUSSIAN ORMOLU-MOUNTED NEPHRITE VASE Early 19th Century Of campana shape, flanked by reeded handles issuing from bearded masks, on a waisted ring-turned foot and a square plinth, with remains of paper label to underside 14 in. (35.5 cm.) high; 10¼ in. (26 cm.) diam

Los #: 1

Schätzpreis: 10.000 £ - 20.000 £

Datum: 12.12.2002

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AN EMPIRE ORMOLU, PATINATED BRONZE AND ROUGE GRIOTTE MARBLE MANTEL CLOCK

AN EMPIRE ORMOLU, PATINATED BRONZE AND ROUGE GRIOTTE MARBLE MANTEL CLOCK By Pierre-Philippe Thomire, the movement by Moinet The circular white-enamelled Roman dial signed 'Thomire & Cie' and 'Moinet ainé Hr.', the drum-case wrapped in drapery and supported by a classical maiden, flanked by Cupid, on

Los #: 3

Schätzpreis: 7.000 £ - 10.000 £

Datum: 12.12.2002

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A PAIR OF ITALIAN ORMOLU AND PATINATED BRONZE TAZZE

A PAIR OF ITALIAN ORMOLU AND PATINATED BRONZE TAZZE Early 19th Century Each with a circular dish decorated with paterae suspending ribbon-bound swags, on a waisted foot and on lion monopodia, on a circular base and a square plinth 11½ in. (29 cm.) high; 7½ in. (19 cm.) diam. (2

Los #: 4

Schätzpreis: 7.000 £ - 10.000 £

Datum: 12.12.2002

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AN EMPIRE ORMOLU BUST OF NAPOLEON

AN EMPIRE ORMOLU BUST OF NAPOLEON Attributed to Pierre-Philippe Thomire With windswept hair, on a square spreading patinated bronze base mounted with 'N' within a laurel wreath, the sides with eagles, on a square plinth 15½ in. (39½ cm.) high

Los #: 5

Schätzpreis: 2.000 £ - 3.000 £

Datum: 12.12.2002

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A PAIR OF EMPIRE ORMOLU CANDLESTICKS

A PAIR OF EMPIRE ORMOLU CANDLESTICKS Attributed to Claude Galle Each with a hexagonal tapering stem with winged maidens, surmounted by a vase-shaped nozzle and a foliate cast collar, on a circular spreading drapery and foliate-cast base, one lacking a bobèche, the other with replaced bobèche 12¼ in

Los #: 6

Schätzpreis: 2.500 £ - 4.000 £

Datum: 12.12.2002

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A PAIR OF FRENCH ORMOLU AND CHINESE LACQUER BOWLS

A PAIR OF FRENCH ORMOLU AND CHINESE LACQUER BOWLS The lacquer bowls 18th Century, the ormolu 19th Century Each decorated with gilt and polychrome scenes of courtly figures in quatrefoil reserves, surmounted by a leaf-cast rim, and flanked by channelled handles, on an entrelac circular base and a

Los #: 11

Schätzpreis: 3.000 £ - 5.000 £

Datum: 12.12.2002

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AN ITALIAN BLUE-PAINTED AND GILT-VARNISHED SILVERED (MECCA) CONSOLE TABLE

AN ITALIAN BLUE-PAINTED AND GILT-VARNISHED SILVERED (MECCA) CONSOLE TABLE Naples, mid 18th Century The later serpentine-fronted Astracane marble top with moulded edge above a pierced shaped foliate and rocaille-carved waved frieze, centred by a shell flanked by trailing flowers, on ribbon-bound

Los #: 18

Schätzpreis: 8.000 £ - 12.000 £

Datum: 12.12.2002

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AN ITALIAN GILT-BRONZE-MOUNTED EBONY AND PIETRA DURA CASKET

AN ITALIAN GILT-BRONZE-MOUNTED EBONY AND PIETRA DURA CASKET The Grand Ducal Workshops, Florence, circa 1720 Inlaid with various pietre dure including giallo antico , agate, chalcedonio di volterra, lineato dell'Arno and tigrato dell'Arno , set in lapis lazuli borders, the raised moulded hinged

Los #: 20

Schätzpreis: 100.000 £ - 150.000 £

Datum: 12.12.2002

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A BRONZE BUST OF A CLASSICALLY DRAPED FEMALE FIGURE

A BRONZE BUST OF A CLASSICALLY DRAPED FEMALE FIGURE North Italian, probably Venetian, circa 1580-1600 On a modern metal stand fastened to two iron loops attached to the reverse. Dark blackish brown patina with traces of oxidisation; a circular paper label on the reverse inscribed '16'; casting

Los #: 21

Schätzpreis: 20.000 £ - 30.000 £

Datum: 12.12.2002

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A BRONZE GROUP DEPICTING THE ABDUCTION OF A SABINE WOMAN

A BRONZE GROUP DEPICTING THE ABDUCTION OF A SABINE WOMAN After Giambologna, probably Flemish, 19th century On an integral naturalistic bronze base. Greenish brown patina with brassy high points; minor scratches. 34½ in. (87.6 cm.) high

Los #: 23

Schätzpreis: 3.000 £ - 5.000 £

Datum: 12.12.2002

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A PAIR OF NORTH ITALIAN MAHOGANY COMMODINI

A PAIR OF NORTH ITALIAN MAHOGANY COMMODINI First half 19th Century Each with a circular grey-veined white marble top above a door enclosing a plain interior with a shelf, the gadrooned base and faceted foot on a square plinth, restorations to the veneers, particularly to the plinths 34 in. (87 cm

Los #: 27

Schätzpreis: 5.000 £ - 8.000 £

Datum: 12.12.2002

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A CARVED MARBLE TORCHERE

A CARVED MARBLE TORCHERE Italian, second half 19th century The tri-partite base carved in relief with a cardinal's coat of arms, a classically draped male figure offering libations next to a ram, and a dolphin and bird. Minor chips and losses; the drip-pan later. 83½ in. (212 cm.) high, overall

Los #: 31

Schätzpreis: 6.000 £ - 8.000 £

Datum: 12.12.2002

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A LOUIS XVI GILTWOOD CONSOLE TABLE

A LOUIS XVI GILTWOOD CONSOLE TABLE Late 18th Century, possibly North Italian The rectangular breakfront Broccatello di Spagna marble top with moulded edge above a pierced guilloche carved frieze centred by a ribbon-tied patera-medallion, flanked by laurel garlands, on turned tapering stop-fluted

Los #: 35

Schätzpreis: 7.000 £ - 10.000 £

Datum: 12.12.2002

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A CARVED MARBLE BUST OF A WOMAN

A CARVED MARBLE BUST OF A WOMAN Circle of Filippo Parodi (1630-1702), late 17th or early 18th century On a rectangular spreading marble socle with pietra dura inlay; the reverse simply finished. Minor chips and scratches. 20½ in. (52.1 cm.) high, overall

Los #: 36

Schätzpreis: 6.000 £ - 9.000 £

Datum: 12.12.2002

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A LATE LOUIS XVI ORMOLU-MOUNTED BLACK AND WHITE MARBLE MANTEL CLOCK

A LATE LOUIS XVI ORMOLU-MOUNTED BLACK AND WHITE MARBLE MANTEL CLOCK The movement by Nicolas-Alexandre Folin The circular white enamel dial with Arabic chapters inscribed 'Folin L'ainé A Paris', with days of the month, days of the week and phases of the moon, in a drum-shaped case, surmounted by a

Los #: 38

Schätzpreis: 5.000 £ - 8.000 £

Datum: 12.12.2002

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A PAIR OF LATE LOUIS XVI ORMOLU, PATINATED BRONZE AND MARBLE SIX-LIGHT...

A PAIR OF LATE LOUIS XVI ORMOLU, PATINATED BRONZE AND MARBLE SIX-LIGHT CANDELABRA Each with a classically-draped maiden holding aloft branches of lillies, issuing floral drip-pans, on a panelled plinth decorated with a bacchic putto, the fluted angles with ram's heads, on a stiff-leaf moulded base

Los #: 39

Schätzpreis: 12.000 £ - 18.000 £

Datum: 12.12.2002

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A PAIR OF BRONZE GROUPS DEPICTING DIANA AND CALLISTO AND THE JUDGEMENT OF PARIS

A PAIR OF BRONZE GROUPS DEPICTING DIANA AND CALLISTO AND THE JUDGEMENT OF PARIS By Massimiliano Soldani Benzi (1656-1740), circa 1695-1700 Each on an integrally cast naturalistic base. Dark chocolate brown patina with reddish brown high points. 15 and 16 1/8 in. (38 and 41 cm.) high (2

Los #: 40

Schätzpreis: 200.000 £ - 300.000 £

Datum: 12.12.2002

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A CARVED IVORY GROUP DEPICTING THE INFANT BACCHUS ON A PANTHER

A CARVED IVORY GROUP DEPICTING THE INFANT BACCHUS ON A PANTHER French or Flemish, mid-18th century On a naturalistic ebonised wood plinth and later rectangular ebonised wood base. Various elements carved separately; minor cracking. 7½ in. (19 cm.) high

Los #: 41

Schätzpreis: 4.000 £ - 6.000 £

Datum: 12.12.2002

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A CARVED IVORY FIGURE OF HERCULES

A CARVED IVORY FIGURE OF HERCULES German, 17th century On an integrally carved plinth and a later oval ivory and carved wood base. Repair to the club. 6¼ in. (15.9 cm.) high, overall

Los #: 43

Schätzpreis: 3.000 £ - 5.000 £

Datum: 12.12.2002

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AN ITALIAN IVORY, MARQUETRY AND EBONISED BUREAU-CABINET

AN ITALIAN IVORY, MARQUETRY AND EBONISED BUREAU-CABINET Late 17th Century, the majority of the engraved ivory plaques contemporary but probably associated, the marquetry panel to fall-front late 16th Century The classical architectural facade decorated with various old and testament scenes, the

Los #: 44

Schätzpreis: 30.000 £ - 50.000 £

Datum: 12.12.2002

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A FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED EBONY AND MARQUETRY CABINET-ON-STAND

A FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED EBONY AND MARQUETRY CABINET-ON-STAND By Alfred Beurdeley, incorporating marquetry panels and constructional elements from a commode by David Roentgen, the frieze mounts attributed to François Rémond The rectangular white marble top with moulded edge and egg-and-dart cast

Los #: 45

Schätzpreis: 60.000 £ - 100.000 £

Datum: 12.12.2002

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A PAIR OF EMPIRE ORMOLU, BRONZE AND ROUGE GRIOTTE MARBLE FIVE-LIGHT CANDELABRA

A PAIR OF EMPIRE ORMOLU, BRONZE AND ROUGE GRIOTTE MARBLE FIVE-LIGHT CANDELABRA Of monumental scale, each with a standing Egyptian maiden supporting a lion-mask headed vase upon her head with removable flameing finial, flanked by scrolling branches decorated with Hieroglyphs and terminating in

Los #: 49

Schätzpreis: 30.000 £ - 50.000 £

Datum: 12.12.2002

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A LOUIS XVI ORMOLU-MOUNTED PORPHYRY GARNITURE

A LOUIS XVI ORMOLU-MOUNTED PORPHYRY GARNITURE The ormolu mounts attributed to Pierre Gouthière, the porphyry attributed to Augustine Bocciardi Comprising a pair of vases and a tazza, each with a square stepped beaded and panelled plinth mounted with guilloche and foliate clasps, the vases of Medici

Los #: 50

Schätzpreis: 200.000 £ - 300.000 £

Datum: 12.12.2002

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A PAIR OF CYLINDRICAL GRANITE COLUMNS

A PAIR OF CYLINDRICAL GRANITE COLUMNS Italian, 19th century With a white marble capital and foot. Repairs and minor chips. 52 in. (132.1 cm.) high, each (2

Los #: 52

Schätzpreis: 1.000 £ - 1.500 £

Datum: 12.12.2002

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A CARVED MARBLE BUST OF A ROMAN EMPEROR, PROBABLY SEPTIMIUS SEVERUS

A CARVED MARBLE BUST OF A ROMAN EMPEROR, PROBABLY SEPTIMIUS SEVERUS Italian, late 19th century The white marble head set into coloured marble shoulders; on an associated circular waisted marble socle inscribed 'ANNIA FAUSTINA' and '10'. 25¾ in. (65.4 cm.) high 37 in. (94 cm.) high, overall

Los #: 54

Schätzpreis: 4.000 £ - 6.000 £

Datum: 12.12.2002

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A NEAR PAIR OF SWEDISH (BLYBERG) PORPHYRY URNS

A NEAR PAIR OF SWEDISH (BLYBERG) PORPHYRY URNS First half 19th Century Of campana shape, each with everted rim and waisted body, on a circular foot and square plinth, with restored breaks 20 in. (51 cm.) high; 16 in. (41 cm.) diameter (2

Los #: 61

Schätzpreis: 10.000 £ - 15.000 £

Datum: 12.12.2002

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A SWEDISH ORMOLU-MOUNTED MAHOGANY, AMARANTH AND MARQUETRY SECRETAIRE A ABATTANT

A SWEDISH ORMOLU-MOUNTED MAHOGANY, AMARANTH AND MARQUETRY SECRETAIRE A ABATTANT By Nils Peter Stenström, late 18th Century Banded in tulipwood and inlaid with geometric lines, the Swedish eared moulded recangular grey-green marble top above a frieze drawer mounted with floral trellis, above a hinged

Los #: 66

Schätzpreis: 20.000 £ - 40.000 £

Datum: 12.12.2002

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A TERRACOTTA BUST OF A GENTLEMAN

A TERRACOTTA BUST OF A GENTLEMAN By Chevalier, circa 1790-1800 On an integral square terracotta base decorated in relief with a winged figure holding a lamp flanked by two recumbent women; inscribed beneath 'Vigilat cum dormiunt.'; signed on the reverse 'chevalier.f.'. Minor chips, cracks and

Los #: 69

Schätzpreis: 8.000 £ - 12.000 £

Datum: 12.12.2002

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A CIRCULAR CARVED MARBLE PORTRAIT PROFILE RELIEF OF JOHN GIBSON

A CIRCULAR CARVED MARBLE PORTRAIT PROFILE RELIEF OF JOHN GIBSON Attributed to Harriet Hosmer (1830-1908), circa 1866 Signed below the truncation 'J. GIBSON. ROME. OBIT 27 JANY. 1866'; in a circular giltwood frame; with a paper label to the reverse inscribed 'John Gibson sculptor Rome modeled by

Los #: 72

Schätzpreis: 1.000 £ - 1.500 £

Datum: 12.12.2002

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A PAIR OF EMPIRE ORMOLU CANDLESTICKS

A PAIR OF EMPIRE ORMOLU CANDLESTICKS Each with engine-turned spreading shaft decorated with entrelac, surmounted by a circular drip-pan, on a circular foot cast with flower-heads 11 in. (28 cm.) high (2

Los #: 73

Schätzpreis: 2.000 £ - 3.000 £

Datum: 12.12.2002