The Royal House of Savoy

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Datum der Auktion: 15.10.2019

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VERINI, Giovanni Battista (fl. 1520s). Incipit liber primus elementorum...

VERINI, Giovanni Battista (fl. 1520s). Incipit liber primus elementorum litterarum. [Toscolano: Alessandro Paganini, c. 1527?]. First edition, of exceptional rarity, of one of the most beautiful Renaissance handwriting manuals – a complete and remarkably well-preserved copy. Only one other complete

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Schätzpreis: 20.000 £ - 30.000 £

Datum: 15.10.2019

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MITELLI, Giuseppe Maria (1634-1718). Alfabeto in sogno. Esemplare per...

MITELLI, Giuseppe Maria (1634-1718). Alfabeto in sogno. Esemplare per disegnare . [Bologna: no printer], 1683 [but later]. First edition, extremely rare in its completeness, of a masterpiece of Italian Baroque, an anthropomorphic alphabet showing a series of capital letters through ingeniously

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Schätzpreis: 2.000 £ - 3.000 £

Datum: 15.10.2019

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BODONI, Giovanni Battista (1740-1813). Epithalamia exoticis linguis reddita...

BODONI, Giovanni Battista (1740-1813). Epithalamia exoticis linguis reddita . Parma: Ex Regio Typographeo, 1775. A typographic masterpiece, printed in honour of the marriage of Charles Emmanuel of Savoy and Marie Adélaïde Clotilde, sister of Louis XVI. The beautifully printed 'exotic types' include

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Datum: 15.10.2019

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SCHEDEL, Hartmann (1440-1514). Liber chronicarum . Nuremberg: Anton...

SCHEDEL, Hartmann (1440-1514). Liber chronicarum . Nuremberg: Anton Koberger for Sebald Schreyer and Sebastian Kammermeister, 12 July 1493. First edition of the famous Nuremberg Chronicle, a history of the world from the Creation to his own time, remarkable for its illustration and graphic design

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Schätzpreis: 40.000 £ - 60.000 £

Datum: 15.10.2019

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BLAEU, Jan (1596-1673). Theatre des états de son Altesse Royale le Duc de...

BLAEU, Jan (1596-1673). Theatre des états de son Altesse Royale le Duc de Savoye. Tome I: Contenant le Piémont, la ville de Turin, et les lieux voisin. Tome II: Contenant la Savoye. Traduit du Latin en François. The Hague: Adrian Moetjens, 1700. Original edition in French, of Duke Charles Emanuel II

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Schätzpreis: 25.000 £ - 35.000 £

Datum: 15.10.2019

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LOUIS XV (1710-1774), King of France – Le Sacre de Louis XV, Roy de France...

LOUIS XV (1710-1774), King of France – Le Sacre de Louis XV, Roy de France & de Navarre, dans l'Eglise de Reims, Le Dimanche XXV Octobre MDCCXXII . [Paris: 1722?]. Probably the most magnificent of all fête books, this monumental work depicts the ceremonial events that occurred upon the coronation of

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Schätzpreis: 5.000 £ - 8.000 £

Datum: 15.10.2019

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Piedmontese School, 17th Century

Piedmontese School, 17th Century Portrait of Vittorio Amedeo I, Duke of Savoy (1587-1637), half-length, in gilded armour with a lace collar and the collar of the Order of the Most Holy Annunciation oil on canvas 26 ½ x 19 7/8 in. (67.4 x 50.6 cm

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Schätzpreis: 1.500 £ - 2.500 £

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Follower of Philibert Torret, called Narciso

Follower of Philibert Torret, called Narciso Portrait of a young nobleman, thought to be Carlo Emanuele II (1634-1675), half-length, in armour, with a lawn and lace collar, in a feigned oval oil on canvas 24 3/8 x 19 ½ in. (62 x 49.5 cm

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Schätzpreis: 800 £ - 1.200 £

Datum: 15.10.2019

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Giorgio Domenico Duprà (Turin 1689-1770)

Giorgio Domenico Duprà (Turin 1689-1770) Portrait of Vittorio Amedeo III of Savoy (1726-1796), bust-length, in armour with a crimson wrap, wearing the chain of the Order of the Annunciation, holding a baton oil on canvas, unlined, oval 31 x 25 ¼ in. (78.7 x 64.2 cm

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Schätzpreis: 4.000 £ - 6.000 £

Datum: 15.10.2019

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CASPAR GRAS (1585 - 1674), INNSBRUCK, CIRCA 1630-50

CASPAR GRAS (1585 - 1674), INNSBRUCK, CIRCA 1630-50 EMPEROR FERDINAND III ON HORSEBACK in elaborate armour seated on a curveting horse; on a canted rectangular variegated marble base 14 in. (35.5 cm) high; 15 in. (38 cm) long; 19 3/4 in. (50.2 cm) high, overall

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Schätzpreis: 60.000 £ - 80.000 £

Datum: 15.10.2019

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Follower of Jan Kraeck

Follower of Jan Kraeck Portrait of Maurizio of Savoy (1593-1657), aged 11, half-length, in brown doublet with a lawn collar oil on canvas 25 ½ x 20 1/8 in. (65 x 51 cm.) inscribed 'PRINC· MAVRICIVS A · SABAVD. ÆT. AN. XI.' (upper centre, 'AB' in ligature

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Schätzpreis: 1.000 £ - 1.500 £

Datum: 15.10.2019

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Piedmontese School, 17th Century

Piedmontese School, 17th Century Portrait of Beatrice of Portugal (1504-1538), half-length, in a jewelled dress and a feathered cap oil on canvas, unlined 27 3/8 x 22 1/8 in. (69.5 x 56.2 cm

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Schätzpreis: 1.500 £ - 2.500 £

Datum: 15.10.2019

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Circle of Jan Kraeck (Haarlem 1538-1607 Turin)

Circle of Jan Kraeck (Haarlem 1538-1607 Turin) Portrait of Carlo Emanuele I of Savoy (1562-1630), half-length, in armour, with the Cross of the Order of Saint Maurice and the Chain of the Order of the Most Holy Annunciation oil on canvas, unlined, oval 31 1/8 x 23 ¾ in. (79 x 60.4 cm

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Schätzpreis: 2.000 £ - 3.000 £

Datum: 15.10.2019

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Circle of Charles Dauphin (Nancy 1615/1620-1677 Turin)

Circle of Charles Dauphin (Nancy 1615/1620-1677 Turin) Portrait of a noblewoman thought to be Maria Giovanna Battista of Savoy-Nemours (1644-1724), full-length, seated, in a silver gold embroidered dress with a gold brocade ermine lined wrap, a page at her side oil on canvas, unlined 84 1/8 x 58 ½

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Schätzpreis: 10.000 £ - 15.000 £

Datum: 15.10.2019

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Spanish School, 17th Century

Spanish School, 17th Century Portrait of Margherita of Savoy (1589-1655), daughter of Carlo Emanuele I, bust-length, in a lace ruff and black gown oil on canvas 25 ¾ x 19 7/8 in. (65.3 x 50.7 cm

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Schätzpreis: 800 £ - 1.200 £

Datum: 15.10.2019

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Circle of Miguel Jacinto Meléndez (Oviedo 1679-1734 Madrid)

Circle of Miguel Jacinto Meléndez (Oviedo 1679-1734 Madrid) Portrait of Maria Luisa Gabriella of Savoy, Queen of Spain (1688-1714), half-length, in a lace trimmed dress, a landscape beyond, in a feigned oval oil on canvas 32 7/8 x 24 ½ in. (83.5 x 62.3 cm

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Schätzpreis: 1.500 £ - 2.000 £

Datum: 15.10.2019

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A MEISSEN PORCELAIN COMPOSITE TÊTE-À-TÊTE

A MEISSEN PORCELAIN COMPOSITE TÊTE-À-TÊTE THE PORCELAIN CIRCA 1765-1775, THE DECORATION CIRCA 1775, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS AND DOT MARKS, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS AND STAR MARK TO ONE SAUCER, PRESSNUMMER 32 TO THE SUGAR-BOWL Painted with hunting scenes, comprising: a teapot and cover, a milk-jug, a

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Schätzpreis: 1.500 £ - 2.500 £

Datum: 15.10.2019

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A PATINATED-BRONZE FIGURE OF AN ITALIAN CARABINIERE

A PATINATED-BRONZE FIGURE OF AN ITALIAN CARABINIERE SECOND QUARTER 20TH CENTURY On an integral, stepped, rectangular base, signed ' EN ' 20 ¾ in. (52.5 cm.) high

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Schätzpreis: 1.500 £ - 2.500 £

Datum: 15.10.2019

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A PAIR OF ORMOLU THREE-LIGHT CANDELABRA

A PAIR OF ORMOLU THREE-LIGHT CANDELABRA LATE 19TH CENTURY, POSSIBLY ITALIAN The branches issuing from a sphere held aloft by a winged female deity on a verdi antico plinth, one stamped to the base plate '11572', '1396', '2474' and 'P.P.R'; the other '11573', '1399', '2474' and 'P.P.R' 25 ¾ in. (65

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Schätzpreis: 1.200 £ - 1.800 £

Datum: 15.10.2019

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A FRENCH GILT AND PATINATED BRONZE STRIKING MANTEL CLOCK

A FRENCH GILT AND PATINATED BRONZE STRIKING MANTEL CLOCK LATE 19TH CENTURY, RETAILED BY FELIX CHOPIN, ST. PETERSBOURG, THE CASE IN THE MANNER OF JEAN-JOSEPH DE SAINT-GERMAIN The drum case above a wild boar, the white glazed ceramic dial signed 'FELIX CHOPIN / ST. PETERSBOURG', the twin barrel

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Schätzpreis: 10.000 £ - 15.000 £

Datum: 15.10.2019

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Circle of Charles Dauphin (Nancy c. 1615/1620-1677 Turin)

Circle of Charles Dauphin (Nancy c. 1615/1620-1677 Turin) Equestrian portrait of a member of the Savoia family oil on canvas, unlined 37 1/8 x 31 ½ in. (94.3 x 80 cm

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Schätzpreis: 3.000 £ - 5.000 £

Datum: 15.10.2019

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Circle of Maria Giovanna Clementi, called la Clementina (Turin 1692-1761)

Circle of Maria Giovanna Clementi, called la Clementina (Turin 1692-1761) Portrait of Polissena D'Assia, Queen of Sardinia (1706-1735), half-length, in a gold dress with a red ermine lined wrap, with a crown; and Portrait of Carlo Emanuele III, King of Sardinia (1701-1773), half-length, in armour

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Schätzpreis: 5.000 £ - 7.000 £

Datum: 15.10.2019

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A SWISS ORMOLU GRANDE SONERIE 'PENDULE D'OFFICIER'

A SWISS ORMOLU GRANDE SONERIE 'PENDULE D'OFFICIER' LATE 18TH CENTURY, RETAILED BY MUSY, TURIN Of typical form, the white enamel dial signed ' MUSY / PERE ET FILS / HGERS DE S. A. S. / A TURIN ', with selection lever to underside 'Silence / Petite Sonerie / Grande Sonerie', the movement with chain

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Schätzpreis: 3.000 £ - 5.000 £

Datum: 15.10.2019

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A VINOVO PORCELAIN PORTRAIT COFFEE-CUP AND SAUCER

A VINOVO PORCELAIN PORTRAIT COFFEE-CUP AND SAUCER THE CUP DATED 1776, BLACK CROSS AND V MARKS The saucer painted with a portrait of King Carlo Emanuele IV, King of Sardinia (1751-1819) within a gilt frame, the cup with his consort, Queen Marie-Clotilde of France (1759-1802), in a fitted case The

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Schätzpreis: 1.500 £ - 2.500 £

Datum: 15.10.2019

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A PAIR OF MEISSEN (MARCOLINI) PORCELAIN TWO-HANDLED BLUE-GROUND PORTRAIT VASES

A PAIR OF MEISSEN (MARCOLINI) PORCELAIN TWO-HANDLED BLUE-GROUND PORTRAIT VASES CIRCA 1800, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS AND STAR MARKS, PUCE PAINTED INVENTORY NUMBERS 1739 S.M. TO ONE AND 1740 S.M. TO THE OTHER Each painted with an oval portrait panel, one with Anthony of Saxony (1755-1836), King of Saxony

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Schätzpreis: 2.000 £ - 4.000 £

Datum: 15.10.2019

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A PAIR OF ITALIAN MICROMOSAIC PANELS

A PAIR OF ITALIAN MICROMOSAIC PANELS ROME, EARLY 19TH CENTURY Each of circular form and depicting figures in front of the Temple of Saturn and the Gate of the Colleseum, respectively, mounted in later giltwood beaded and fluted foliate frames; the reverse of each panel with typed paper label marked

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Schätzpreis: 12.000 £ - 18.000 £

Datum: 15.10.2019

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A PAIR OF CHARLES X ORMOLU AND PATINATED BRONZE FIGURAL TEN-LIGHT CANDELABRA

A PAIR OF CHARLES X ORMOLU AND PATINATED BRONZE FIGURAL TEN-LIGHT CANDELABRA CIRCA 1820-30 With scrolling branches modelled as cornucopia held aloft by classical female figures on acanthus decorated cylindrical plinths adorned with stylised Grecian masks on square bases, one stamped ' P.P.R 308

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Schätzpreis: 20.000 £ - 30.000 £

Datum: 15.10.2019

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A NAPLES (REAL FABBRICA FERDINANDEA) PORCELAIN COFFEE-CUP AND SAUCER

A NAPLES (REAL FABBRICA FERDINANDEA) PORCELAIN COFFEE-CUP AND SAUCER CIRCA 1800-1806, IRON RED CROWNED N MARKS AND INCISED LETTERS TO THE CUP Painted with silhouette portrait medallions, probably Ferdinand IV of Naples (1751-1825) and his wife Maria Carolina of Austria (1752-1814), on a puce ground

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Schätzpreis: 1.500 £ - 2.500 £

Datum: 15.10.2019

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A PAIR OF MEISSEN (MARCOLINI) PORCELAIN BLUE-GROUND TWO-HANDLED...

A PAIR OF MEISSEN (MARCOLINI) PORCELAIN BLUE-GROUND TWO-HANDLED TOPOGRAPHICAL VASES AND COVERS CIRCA 1800, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS AND STAR MARKS, PAINTED INVENTORY NUMBER 1737 S.M. TO ON AND INDISTINCT TO THE OTHER Each painted to one side with a view of Dresden and to the other with a bouquet of

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Schätzpreis: 1.500 £ - 2.500 £

Datum: 15.10.2019

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A SOVIET PORCELAIN COFFEE CUP AND SAUCER

A SOVIET PORCELAIN COFFEE CUP AND SAUCER BY THE IMPERIAL PORCELAIN FACTORY, ST PETERSBURG, PERIOD OF NICHOLAS II, 1915, AND THE STATE PORCELAIN FACTORY, LENINGRAD, 1925 The cup decorated with a crowned floral cypher 'E', probably for Queen Elena of Italy, within gilt ciselé leaves on dark blue

Los #: 61

Schätzpreis: 5.000 £ - 7.000 £

Datum: 15.10.2019