Home PageAuctionsA Fine and Decorative Arts Auction, October 28th & 29th, 2009

A Fine and Decorative Arts Auction, October 28th & 29th, 2009


Lot:   1

A COPPER MOUNTED AGATE CIRCULAR BOX  
Together with a sterling silver purse frame, with bright-cut card decoration, curved with push clasp

Price Realized: $475

Lot:   2

A CONTINENTAL SILVER TAPERING BEAKER  
With maker`s mark CLM, I, monogrammed "E.L.S.", flared rim, stylized geometric border, foot rim with fluted border, weight approx. 3.8dwts.

Price Realized: $150

Lot:   3

A RUSSIAN SILVER ALL-OVER ORNATELY ENGRAVED RECTANGULAR HINGED LIDDED BOX  
With vermeil interior, dated 1852, with makers mark Be, lid and underside engraved village scene within oval cartouche, with shell, scroll and diaper pattern design, weight approx. 1.4 T.O.

Price Realized: $300

Lot:   4

AN ENGLISH SILVER AND BLUE GUILLOCHE ENAME LCIRCULAR HINGED LIDDED POWDER COMPACT  
Interior fitted with mirror, and screen to hold loose powder, never used, hallmarked C&N, Birmingham, 1935.

Price Realized: $100

Lot:   5

AN ENGLISH SILVER AND TORTOISESHELL PAGE TURNER  
With ribbed curved handle, hallmarked Birmingham.

Price Realized: $150

Lot:   6

A CONTINENTAL SILVER AND TORTOISESHELL OVAL PATCH BOX  
The interior lid with hand-painted portrait of a woman in fine 18th century dress, with mask covering her face that moves to reveal her face, moved by pushing the oval glass button on lid, engraved on rim "J De Jeret".

Price Realized: $350

Lot:   7

AN ENGLISH SILVER AND TORTOISESHELL HEXAGONAL HINGED LIDDED BOX  
Hallmarked C&C, Birmingham 1942, vermeil interior.

Price Realized: $100

Lot:   8

A MISCELLANEOUS LOT OF DECORATIVE ITEMS  
Comprising a pair of Chinese yellow-glazed incense braziers in the shape of garden stools, 4 purple agate salts, a toleware canister and a heart-shaped clear glass paperweight. 8 pieces.

Price Realized: $125

Price Realized: $225

Lot:   10

A CARVED IVORY ELEPHANT  
Having obsidian chip eyes.

Price Realized: $150

Lot:   11

A NEAR PAIR OF EXQUISITELY-RENDERED SIGNED PASTEL PORTRAITS OF BEAUTIFUL YOUNG WOMEN  
18th century, each depicting a richly-garbed woman, hair negligently dressed and powdered <i>a la marechale</i>, the first signed <i>Boulay</i>, the second <i>Riggs</i>. In similar ornately hand-carved and gilded oval frames.

Estimate: $3000 - $5000


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Lot:   12

A FRAMED MIXED OIL ON BOARD BY SYD SOLOMON  
(American 1917-2004),signed, l.r.c., marked verso, "Wind Banner Syd Solomon 68".

Price Realized: $400

Lot:   13

TWO SIMILAR SILVER ON COPPER RECTANGULAR DOUBLE-HANDLED TEA TRAYS  
Each with engraved surface, and gadrooned border, one monogrammed.

Price Realized: $20

Lot:   14

A VICTORIAN-STYLE WIREWORK CHILD`S CHAISE LOUNGE  
Together with a cast-brass lion headed cauldron.

Price Realized: $175

Lot:   15

A LOUIS XV-STYLE CARVED WALNUT GAMES TABLE  
In the French style.

Price Realized: $325

Price Realized: $250

Lot:   17

A NEOCLASSICAL STYLE PAINT-DECORATED FIRE SCREEN  
Continental. Together with a fabric decorated three panel screen.

Price Realized: $150

Price Realized: $500

Lot:   19A

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Lot:   20

A BAROQUE-STYLE CARVED WALNUT SIDE CABINET  
In the Italian tradition, the door opening to shelves.

Price Realized: $950

Lot:   21

A LOUIS XVI- STYLE BRASS MOUNTED MARBLE INSET SIDE TABLE  
In the French style. Together with a Neoclassical brass-mounted plant stand.

Price Realized: $100

Lot:   22

A NEOCLASSICAL BRASS-MOUNTED CHERRYWOOD KETTLESTAND  
In the French style. Together with a marble-top side table.

Price Realized: $100

Lot:   23

A NEOCLASSICAL-STYLE MARBLE INSET PEDESTAL  
In the French style. Together with a patinated Corinthian-style capital.

Price Realized: $250

Lot:   24

A CHILD`S CHAIR  
Together with a metal and wood-bound pine butter churn.

Price Realized: $50

Lot:   25

A VICTORIAN CARVED OAK BANJO-FORM BAROMETER  
Scottish, the dial signed "J. Brown/76 St. Vincent St./Glasgow".

Estimate: $600 - $900


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Lot:   26

AN AUBUSSON-STYLE CARPET  
With a pastel palette and large central medallion on an ivory border.

Estimate: $2000 - $3000


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Lot:   27

TWO SIMILAR ORIENTAL-STYLE MATS  
With floral decoration.

Price Realized: $60

Lot:   28

A VICTORIAN FAUX-BAMBOO MARBLE TOP PINE CHEST OF DRAWERS  
Purchased in France, probably English, the base molding hidden with a secret drawer.

Price Realized: $400

Lot:   29

A PAIR OF BAROQUE-STYLE CARVED WALNUT BACKSTOOLS  
In the Flemish tradition.

Price Realized: $350