Spring Fine Art Sale: Friday 24 March 2017 10:00AM

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Viewing: Sunday 19 March 11am-4pm, Monday 20 - Thursday 23 March 10am-4pm and morning of sale days from 8am. 
Friday 24 March, 10am: Part 1: Lots 1-449
Saturday 25 March, 10am: Part 2: Lots 450-811
Saturday 25 March, 10am: Part 3: Lots 812-1049

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Lots 1001 to 1042 of 1042


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Lot 1006

A Mahogany D End Extending Dining Table, circa 1820, of rounded rectangular form with two original leaves, raised on turned baluster supports with four reeded legs and brass capped toes and castors, 200cm extended by 129cm by 72cm See illustration

Estimate: £1200-1800

Sold: £1200
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Lot 1008

A Set of Twelve Regency Yellow Painted and Simulated Bamboo Rush-Seated Chairs, early 19th century, with turned spindle back supports, 44cm by 38cm by 81cm See illustration

Estimate: £1000-1500

Sold: £2200
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Lot 1009

A Set of Eight George III Mahogany, Ebony and Boxwood Strung Dining Chairs, early 19th century, comprising six singles and two carvers, with curved top rails and vertical splats, recovered drop-in seats, raised on square tapering legs joined by an H stretcher, singles 52cm by 44cm by 83cm, carvers 55cm by 46cm by 83cm

Estimate: £500-700

Sold: £650
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Lot 1010

A Set of Six Mahogany Dining Chairs, circa 1820, the reeded uprights with C scroll back supports above drop-in seats, the plain seat rail raised on turned tapering forelegs, 48cm by 40cm by 84cm

Estimate: £350-450

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Lot 1011

A Set of Six George II Walnut Dining Chairs, circa 1750, with pierced splats above drop-in seats with plain seat rails, raised on cabriole forelegs, 50cm by 39cm by 94cm See illustration

Estimate: £1000-1500

Sold: £2300
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Lot 1012

A Pair of Sheraton Period Ebonised and Painted Armchairs, late 18th century, the top rails painted with an urn and swags above decorative splats, overstuffed cushion above a caned seat and floral painted seat rail, raised on turned tapering legs, 50cm by 46cm by 89cm

Estimate: £300-500

Sold: £550
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Lot 1013

An Early 20th Century Walnut Framed Double-Cane Three Piece Bergère Suite, with feather filled squab cushions, acanthus carved hand grips above a scrolled seat rail with carved claw forefeet, sofa 186cm by 80cm by 91cm, armchairs 78cm by 93cm by 86cm

Estimate: £1500-2000

Sold: £1300
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Lot 1014

A Mahogany and Red Leather Button Close-Nailed Armchair, circa 1840, the padded back support, arms and seat with moulded frame above lappet carved and turned forelegs with brass toes and castors, 74cm by 52cm by 102cm See illustration

Estimate: £700-1000

Sold: £1000
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Lot 1015

A Regency Style Mahogany Scroll End Sofa, 20th century, covered in beige floral damask with a reeded frame, raised on four sabre legs with brass claw feet and castors,190cm by 60cm by 90cm

Estimate: £300-500

Sold: £350
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Lot 1017

A George II Style Lady's Wing Back Armchair, late 19th century, recovered in red and green striped corduroy fabric, with flared sides, rounded arm supports and squab cushion, raised on square form forelegs with brass castors, 80cm by 49cm by 108cm

Estimate: £400-600

Sold: £650
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Lot 1018

A Pair of Carved Mahogany Library Armchairs, of recent date, in George II style, with padded back support, arms and seat, acanthus carved hand grips, raised on carved cabriole forelegs with scrolling toes, 66cm by 54cm by 100cm See illustration

Estimate: £500-700

Sold: £550
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Lot 1019

A Pair of Carved Mahogany Library Armchairs, of recent date, in George II style, upholstered in Paisley fabric with padded back support, arms and seat, acanthus carved hand grips, raised on carved cabriole forelegs with scrolling toes, 66cm by 54cm by 100cm See illustration

Estimate: £500-700

Sold: £650
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Lot 1020

A Pair of Carved Mahogany Library Armchairs, of recent date, in George II style, upholstered in floral lozenge fabric with padded back support, arms and seat, acanthus carved hand grips, raised on carved cabriole forelegs with scrolling toes, 66cm by 54cm by 100cm See illustration

Estimate: £500-700

Sold: £650
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Lot 1021

A Louis XVI Style Rosewood, Parquetry Inlaid and Gilt Metal Mounted Writing or Centre Table, circa 1870, with inset oval red leather writing surface above a single frieze drawer, raised on cabriole legs with cast metal mounts and sabots, 160cm by 88cm by 76cm See illustration

Estimate: £800-1200

Sold: £1200
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Lot 1022

A Late 19th Century Japanese Hall Stand, bearing French label Dai Nippon Fabricant A Paris No 3 & 5 Bould Des Capucines, with five brass coat hooks and a pagoda top, exotic bird panels decorated with flowers and birds made from bone, a small shelf fitted with a drawer and two undertiers to receive sticks with drip tray below, 82cm by 30cm by 235cm See illustration

Estimate: £800-1000

Sold: £1800
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Lot 1023

A Fine Louis XVI Style Mahogany, Amboyna and Gilt Metal Mounted Centre Table, late 19th century, the circular top with geometric inlay of mother-of-pearl above a foliate decorated frieze, ribbon tied motifs and musical trophies above carved and fluted tapering legs joined by a shaped undertier, 76cm by 74cm See illustration

Estimate: £1000-1500

Sold: £1000
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Lot 1024

A Pair of Louis XV Style Tulipwood and Marquetry Inlaid Petit Commodes, 20th century, with yellow and purple serpentine shaped marble tops above two deep drawers, raised on slender cabriole legs with gilt metal mounts and sabots, 44cm by 32cm by 76cm

Estimate: £400-600

Sold: £350
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Lot 1025

A Louis XVI Style Tulipwood, Satinwood and Purple Heart Bonheur du Jour, late 19th century, the superstructure with pierced brass gallery above cupboard doors with Sèvres style porcelain mounts, the moulded writing surface above a long frieze drawer, raised on turned and fluted tapering legs joined by a wavy stretcher, 122cm by 59cm by 143cm See illustration

Estimate: £1000-1500

Sold: £1600
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Lot 1026

A French Louis XV Style Tulipwood and Floral Marquetry Serpentine Shaped Commode, 20th century, the yellow marble top above three deep drawers with rococo cast handles above shaped apron and gilt metal foliate mounts and sabots, 121cm by 50cm by 82cm See illustration

Estimate: £1000-1500

Sold: £900
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Lot 1027

An 18th Century French Oak Cupboard or Buffet, the moulded top above two cupboard doors moulded as drawers and decorated with swags enclosing a pine shelved interior, 126cm by 60cm by 87cm

Estimate: £300-500

Sold: £450
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Lot 1028

A Louis XV Style Rosewood and Marquetry Inlaid Bureau, early 20th century, the fall enclosing four small drawers above two frieze drawers and an arched shaped apron, raised on cabriole legs with gilt metal foliate mounts and sabots, 81cm by 45cm by 89cm

Estimate: £300-500

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Lot 1029

A Late 19th Century Walnut, Tulipwood, Ebonised and Marquetry Inlaid Centre Table, in French Louis XV style, the oval top with foliate inlay above a single frieze drawer, raised on ebonised legs joined by a shaped undertier with dog and rams head terminals joined by chains and raised on hoof feet, 81cm by 56cm by 77cm

Estimate: £500-700

Sold: £450
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Lot 1030

A Pair of Louis XVI Style Walnut, Tulipwood and Gilt Metal Mounted Gueridons, early 19th century, of circular form, with acanthus foliate decorated friezes, raised on turned supports joined by shaped stretchers, 55cm by 82cm See illustration

Estimate: £300-500

Sold: £650
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Lot 1031

A Louis XV Style and Parcel Gilt Painted Lit Bateau, mid 19th century, the moulded acanthus decorated frame and side rails with conforming padded head and footboards upholstered in cream cotton, with overstuffed base, takes a 3' mattress

Estimate: £300-500

Sold: £700
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Lot 1032

A Louis XVI Boulle Style Red Tortoiseshell, Ebonised and Brass Centre Table, circa 1850, of oval serpentine shaped form with frieze drawer, raised on slender cabriole legs with gilt metal mounts and sabots, 115cm by 69cm by 78cm See illustration

Estimate: £1200-1800

Sold: £1100
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Lot 1033

A Louis XV/Transitional Style Tulipwood, Parquetry and Bois Satiné Commode, late 19th/early 20th century, with a pink Breccia marble top above three deep drawer with Rococo style cast handles, 123cm by 54cm by 89cm

Estimate: £800-1000

Sold: £800
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Lot 1034

A French Louis XV Style Parquetry and Marquetry Inlaid Oval Table Ambulant, 20th century, the frieze drawer raised on slender cabriole legs with gilt metal mounts and scrolled sabots, bears label to underside Sotheby's lot 94 11.4..96

Estimate: £400-600

Sold: £350
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Lot 1035

An Austro-German Antler and Horn Mounted Armchair, circa 20th century, made from a single Moose antler as a back rest, Ibex horns as arm rests and Red Deer antlers as legs, the oak seat covered with animal hide, 113cm by 58cm by 55cm

Estimate: £1000-1500

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Lot 1036

A 20th Century Green Onyx and Ormolu Mounted Circular Plant Stand, the tapering column support with leaf cast scrolling capital and circular moulded socle above a stepped base, raised on scrolled toes, 123cm by 31cm by 31cm

Estimate: £300-500

Sold: £380
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Lot 1037

A Pair of Gilt and Polychrome Decorated D Shaped Hall Tables, in George III style, richly decorated with flower garlands, leaves and medallion portraits with fluted friezes, raised on husk decorated tapering legs, 92cm by 46cm by 84cm See illustration

Estimate: £500-700

Sold: £1000
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Lot 1038

A 19th Century Polychrome Decorated Blackamoor Figure, modelled as a man outstretched holding a torch standing on a rocky base, 125cm high

Estimate: £700-1000

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Lot 1039

An Early Victorian Gilt and Gesso Torchere, mid 19th century, the circular dished top above acanthus scrolls and fluted support with rococo decorated triform base with shell scrolled feet, 25cm diameter, 116cm high

Estimate: £300-500

Sold: £500
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Lot 1040

A Pair of Satinwood, Polychrome Decorated Gilt Console Tables, of recent date, in George I style, the rectangular crossbanded tops with scrolling leaves, flowers and ribbons above acanthus and phoenix bird decorated friezes, raised on square tapering legs with spade feet, 151cm by 55cm by 81cm See illustration

Estimate: £3000-4000

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Lot 1041

A Pair of English Regency Style Japanned Green and Gilt Decorated Side Cabinets, of recent date, painted overall with chinoiserie figures in a landscape, with three frieze drawers and four cupboard doors below, 188cm by 47cm by 91cm See illustration

For a similar pair of cabinets see Christie's, 16 September 2014, lot 3

Estimate: £6500-7500

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Lot 1042

An 18th Century Style Gilt and Marble Top Console Table, of recent date, the grey and white Carrara marble top above an acanthus pierced scroll frieze, raised on square tapering legs joined by a flattened stretcher, 121cm by 52cm by 81cm

Estimate: £600-800

Sold: £1300
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Lot 1043

A Regency Simulated Bamboo Cheval Mirror, early 19th century, the rounded rectangular mirror plate between turned tapering supports joined by a spindle cross-stretcher, raised on splayed legs with castors, 90cm by 60cm by 169cm

Estimate: £500-700

Sold: £850
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Lot 1044

A Mid 19th Century Gilt and Gesso Overmantel Mirror, the rectangular arched mirror plate within a moulded frame surmounted by a C scroll and shell moulded plume, 165cm by 93cm See illustration

Estimate: £500-700

Sold: £850
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Lot 1045

A French Gilt and Gesso Marginal Mirror, 3rd quarter 19th century, with bevelled glass mirror plates, the moulded frame with acanthus scrolls, flowerheads and a pierced plume centred by an urn, 154cm by 109cm See illustration

Estimate: £700-1000

Sold: £1800
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Lot 1046

A Pair of Early Victorian Gilt and Gesso Overmantel Mirrors, circa 1840, the oval mirror plates between a fluted and beaded flowerhead decorated frame with acanthus scrolls to the bottom corners and surmounted by a decorative plume, 241cm by 120cm See illustration

Estimate: £1500-2000

Sold: £2700
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Lot 1047

A George II Gilt and Gesso Looking Glass, 2nd quarter 18th century, the later plate within a rockwork frame surmounted by a broken swan neck pediment centred by a decorative plume, 101cm by 62cm See illustration

Estimate: £600-800

Sold: £850
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Lot 1048

An Extremely Fine Florentine Pietra Dura Table Top, in the 18th century style, made up of various marbles, hardstones and agates in the form of flowers, leaves and butterflies, surrounded by a black and grey marble border, 188cm by 127cm See illustration

Provenance: Private Swiss collection 2007

A similar piece has also been illustrated in Guisti (Annamaria) Pietre Dure and the Art of Florentine Inlay, pg.80-81, no.61 and 62. The 17th century masterpiece by Jacopo Ligozzi is presently housed at Uffizi Gallery in Florence

Estimate: £5000-7000

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Lot 1049

A Very Fine Italian Pietra Dura Specimen Marble Top, int he 18th century style, decorated with naturalistic ornaments and heraldic emblems, the central panel made up of black acanthus leaves and polychrome flowers surrounded by a brown marble geometric border, the corners decorated with exotic fish, with a border of snakes, birds and shells, 200cm by 100cm See illustration

For a similar 18th century example see Guisti (Annamaria) Pietre Dure and the Art of Florentine Inlay, pg.104, fig.85

Provenance: Private European collection

Estimate: £5000-7000

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