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Lot# 3013

Louis XV Giltwood Wall Mirror

The frame carved with a foliate and floral motif in high relief.
Approximate dimensions: 46 1/2 high x 39 inches wide..
Important European Furniture, Sculpture, Works Of Art Paintings 16th 19th Century.
28 November 2016 Paris
Sale Number: PF1611.
Condition: Later mirror section with some apparent restoration to the back. Some rubbing and minor loss to the gilt. The carvings with apparent minimal loss and repair.

Estimate: $3000 - $5000

Louis XV Giltwood Wall Mirror

Lot# 3013

Estimate: $3000 - $5000

Lot# 3016

Three Louis XVI Chairs

With faded tufted purple upholstery.With white upholstery, carved acanthus accents to the crown rail, scroll carved arms, fluted round taper legs.
Approximate dimensions: 37 1/2 high x 23 1/2 wide x 27 inches deep..
Condition: Restoration and repair throughout. One chair with broken leg that needs to be repaired. Surface wear throughout. Fading to the upholstery.Condition: Moderate condition. Repairs and restoration, most noticeably to the arms, one of which needs to be restored again. Staining to upholstery. Some wear throughout.

Estimate: $350 - $500

Three Louis XVI Chairs

Lot# 3016

Estimate: $350 - $500

Lot# 3017

French Louis XVI Style Bergere

With white upholstery, carved acanthus accents to the crown rail, scroll carved arms, fluted round taper legs.
Approximate dimensions:
Condition: Moderate condition. Repairs and restoration, most noticeably to the arms, one of which needs to be restored again. Staining to upholstery. Some wear throughout.

Estimate: $300 - $400

French Louis XVI Style Bergere

Lot# 3017

Estimate: $300 - $400

Lot# 3019

Persian Rug

Floral motif on a red ground, dark blue main border, white inner and outer guards, red outer border.
Approximate dimensions: 5 feet 4 inches x 3 feet 7 inches..
Condition: Minor fading. Several small dark brown spot stains.

Estimate: $400 - $600

Persian Rug

Lot# 3019

Estimate: $400 - $600

Lot# 3042

Charles X Style Silvered Wall Mirror

The mirror in three panels, with classical style figural relief frieze over the center.
Approximate dimensions: 32 high x 62 inches wide..
Condition: Crack to the right mirror panel. Patina and wear to the silvered finish.

Estimate: $400 - $600

Charles X Style Silvered Wall Mirror

Lot# 3042

Estimate: $400 - $600

Lot# 3108

KPM Porcelain Framed Heart Plaque Painted by Wagner

Germany.
Circa 1880.
The heart-shaped porcelain plaque painted with a half-length nude woman, Solitude signed Wagner. The womans flowing tresses framing her face, over nude bust, with gauze veil at elbow. Painted in polychrome enamels on a mottled green brown background. Within carved giltwood and gesso square deep frame.
Signed Wagner, mid-right. The plaque impressed 29 and with printed black enamel script Solitude tsti. Graphite 528, 365, N. 89.
Approximate dimensions: 3 3/4 x 3 1/2..
Condition: The plaque in very good condition a few very light dots of wear. The frame with minor foxing..

Estimate: $1200 - $1800

KPM Porcelain Framed Heart Plaque Painted by Wagner

Lot# 3108

Estimate: $1200 - $1800

Lot# 3162

Carl Kauba Cold Painted Bronze Native American Figure

Carl Kauba (Austrian, 18651922) depicts a Native American man in full stride, wearing a feather headdress and other traditional garb.
Based incised with C. Kauba.
Approximate dimensions: 10 inches high..
Condition: Some patina and minor paint loss, mainly rubbing to edges.

Estimate: $1500 - $2000

Lot# 3164

Franz Bergmann Cold Painted Bronze Boy with Cage

Franz Xaver Bergman (1861 - 1936) depicts a boy holding a larhe oval form canteen, standing next to a large rectangular cage with a hinged lid.
Markings to figure B in amphora, partially legible GESCHUZT, 3191.
Approximate dimensions: 4 1/4 high x 4 3/4 inches wide..
Condition: Minor surface wear and paint loss.

Estimate: $700 - $900

Franz Bergmann Cold Painted Bronze Boy with Cage

Lot# 3164

Estimate: $700 - $900

Lot# 3175

Georg Jensen Sterling Silver Bowl, 197A

Denmark.
Circa 1920.
The bowl with slightly everted rim, raised on leaves and stems accented with grape clusters, tapered round foot.
Marked to the underside with Georg Jensen 1915-1930 marks, 197A, STERLING, DENMARK.
Approximate weight: 680 grams. Approximate dimensions: 6 1/8 high x 7 7/8 inches diameter..
Condition: Very light surface scratches throughout, condition is excellent considering age.

Estimate: $3000 - $3500

Georg Jensen Sterling Silver Bowl, 197A

Lot# 3175

Estimate: $3000 - $3500

Lot# 3179

Pair of Framed Bronze Art Deco Plaques

Decorated in low relief, one scene depicts a female figure with long hair accompanied by a young boy playing flute, the other depicts a winged female figure accompanied by young boy holding mask.
Both signed GIRAULT Sc. MATOSSY DES.
Approximate dimensions: Plaques 6 3/4 high x 4 3/4 inches wide, frame 15 1/4 high x 20 1/2 inches wide..
Condition: Patina to the bronze.

Estimate: $600 - $900

Pair of Framed Bronze Art Deco Plaques

Lot# 3179

Estimate: $600 - $900

Lot# 3180

Art Deco Brass and Marble Stand

Triangular black marble top and base, three twisted brass supports incised with spiral pattern.
Approximate dimensions: 25 high x 11 1/2 inches diameter..
Condition: Patina to brass. Small chips to marble edges.

Estimate: $300 - $400

Art Deco Brass and Marble Stand

Lot# 3180

Estimate: $300 - $400

Lot# 3000

Queen Anne Mahogany Chest on Chest

18th century.
The top section with two short drawers over three long drawers the bottom section with two long drawers, on bun feet large brass handles to the sides of both sections.
Approximate dimensions: 56 high x 41 1/2 wide x 23 inches deep..
Condition: Later brasses. Various repairs to veneer throughout, some current lifting. Vertical splits to sides of both sections. Overall condition is good considering age.

Estimate: $700 - $1000

Queen Anne Mahogany Chest on Chest

Lot# 3000

Estimate: $700 - $1000

Lot# 3001

Georgian Style High Back Curved Settee in Old Paint

Late 18th/19th century.
The high curved back with large wings and upswept arms, patinated brown painted finish.
Approximate dimensions: 67 high x 68 wide x 26 inches deep..
Condition: Some repair and restoration throughout. The lower section to the back could be completely replaced, later nails evident. Crack to arm repaired with later screw. Repaired crack to seat. Surface wear throughout.

Estimate: $600 - $800

Lot# 3002

Georgian Style Mahogany Triple Back Carved Settee

Carved chair backs, parcel gilt, with needlepoint upholstered seat.
Approximate dimensions: 42 high x 64 wide x 23 inches deep..
Condition: Fading and wear to upholstery. Some fading and surface wear to the wood throughout. Vertical crack to the top of one leg.

Estimate: $400 - $600

Lot# 3003

English George I Burl Mahogany Secretary Desk

18th century.
The top section with broken pediment crown over double glazed doors with shaped shelves to the interior, the serpentine front base with slant front concealing six small drawers and a writing space, over three long drawers brass pulls and hardware.
Approximate dimensions: 88 high x 38 wide x 22 inches deep..
Condition: Loss to one pull. Later locks. Some loss and repair to veneer throughout. One side with formerly repaired vertical split that has reopened. Overall wear is appropriate given the age.
Key available.

Estimate: $700 - $1000

English George I Burl Mahogany Secretary Desk

Lot# 3003

Estimate: $700 - $1000

Lot# 3005

18th Century Luneville Faience Recumbent Lion

Luneville, France.
1780.
The lion moulded recumbant head raised tail curled over rear loins. The body with turquoise glaze on blue plinth. Enamelled blue-black hair eyes and pink nose. The flat, rectangular base glazed in medium blue enamel.
Approximate measurements: 14 H. x 17 1/4 W. x 8 3/4 D..
Condition: Very good condition a few glaze flakes and scratches.

Estimate: $600 - $800

18th Century Luneville Faience Recumbent Lion

Lot# 3005

Estimate: $600 - $800

Lot# 3006

English Sterling Spoons

Comprising:
Seven Irish, Dublin Britannia .958 Irish Teaspoons, marked by IS, John Seymour. Dates: One: 1797, five: 1799, one: 1800.

Six English, London Sterling Silver Teaspoons, marked by George Jackson and David Fullerton. Dated 1912
The above of plain design, engraved with crest of bent arm holding arrow over banderole.

Three additional English, London sterling silver teaspoons, marked by Charles Boyton, dated 1896. These of plain design, threaded.

Approximate weight: 435 grams.. Approximate measurements: 5 1/2 - 5 5/8 L. overall..
Condition: Good condition overall, with some signs of use, wear and scratching.

Estimate: $300 - $400

English Sterling Spoons

Lot# 3006

Estimate: $300 - $400

Lot# 3007

Persian Semi-Antique Silk Prayer Rug

Central blue ground, the main border with double guard inner and outer borders, geometric floral and foliate motifs throughout with wood pole for hanging.
Approximate dimensions: 6 feet 4 inches x 3 feet 11 inches..
Provenance: Property of an Alameda Estate.
Condition: Very light wear overall.

Estimate: $1000 - $1500

Persian Semi-Antique Silk Prayer Rug

Lot# 3007

Estimate: $1000 - $1500

Lot# 3009

Four Pairs of English and American Regency Style Silverplate Candlesticks

Tall fluted pair marked with Crown BF Crown, tall pair with garlands marked E P JPCo. N S.
Approximate dimensions: 6 - 12 3/4 inches high..
Condition: Some wear throughout includes tarnish and some rubbing to plating, the fluted pair bases are coming loose.

Estimate: $300 - $400

Lot# 3010

18th Century Style Flemish Mounted Tapestry


The tapestry woven with a mule and a lion, surrounded by extensive poppies, roses and foliage. Probably designed as a firescreen, but now with picture ring.
Approximate dimensions: 28 1/4 high x 22 inches wide..
Condition: Overall condition is good, with some wear and fading.

Estimate: $300 - $500

18th Century Style Flemish Mounted Tapestry

Lot# 3010

Estimate: $300 - $500

Lot# 3011

Gorham Sterling Silver Water Pitcher

With chased and repousse decoration.
Marked GORHAM / D / STERLING / 25/1 PTS.
Approximate weight: 768 grams. Approximate dimensions: 10 1/4 inches high..
Condition: Tarnish throughout. Light surface wear.

Estimate: $400 - $600

Gorham Sterling Silver Water Pitcher

Lot# 3011

Estimate: $400 - $600

Lot# 3012

18th Century Flemish Tapestry

Woven with a biblical scene, figures before verdant trees woven onto later natural green linen mount
Approximate dimensions: 62 high x 82 1/2 inches wide..
Condition: Reinforcement repairs to tear toward upper white banding. Minor staining and darkening throughout.

Estimate: $800 - $1200

18th Century Flemish Tapestry

Lot# 3012

Estimate: $800 - $1200

Lot# 3015

Pair Louis XVI Ormolu Porcelain Three Light Sconces

Circa 1950.
Each formed of scrolling foliate design, with painted porcelain flowers applied with wires, and green painted tole leaves.
Approximate dimensions: 24 H. x 17 W. x 8 D..
Condition: Overall condition is very good, with minor chips and losses to porcelain flowers.
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Estimate: $500 - $700

Lot# 3018

Louis XVI Style Desk with Ormolu Mounts

Parcel gilt tooled leather top, the desk with three drawers.
Approximate dimensions: 30 high x 61 wide x 31 inches deep..
Condition: Significant wear to the leather. Lock to left drawer is removed but available. Ormolu mount to one foot is loose. Some patina to mounts. Some wear and chips to veneer of the frame.
Key available.

Estimate: $700 - $1000

Louis XVI Style Desk with Ormolu Mounts

Lot# 3018

Estimate: $700 - $1000

Lot# 3020

Louis XVI Style Carved Walnut Bergere

With pale red silk brocade upholstery.
Approximate dimensions: 38 1/2 high x 26 wide x 26 inches deep..
Condition: Some wear to the wood frame includes rubbing to the edges. Upholstery with light wear overall.

Estimate: $400 - $600

Louis XVI Style Carved Walnut Bergere

Lot# 3020

Estimate: $400 - $600

Lot# 3021

Framed Rococo Style Shell Encrusted Oval Mirror

Approximate dimensions: 36 1/2 high x 30 inches wide..
Provenance: Property of an Alameda Estate.
Condition: One noticeable repair and minor loss to applied shells.

Estimate: $300 - $500

Framed Rococo Style Shell Encrusted Oval Mirror

Lot# 3021

Estimate: $300 - $500

Lot# 3022

French Silver Plated Duck Press

France.
Circa 1960.
The wheel mounted on inverted U shaped frame, the press cover revealing perforated strainer sleeve within solid outer sleeve, and base with drain spout. Raised on four cabriole legs with pad feet. On shaped marble plinth base.
Approximate measurements: 20 3/4 H. x 12 1/4 W. x 8 D.
Condition: Very good condition, with few signs of use or wear.

Estimate: $2000 - $3000

French Silver Plated Duck Press

Lot# 3022

Estimate: $2000 - $3000

Lot# 3023

Two Rococo Style .800 Silver Articles: Covered Box and Serving Bowl

The round box with scale motif, fruit form knop, and three small feet the shallow bowl with chased and repousse decoration, on three feet.
Both marked 800.
Approximate weight: 880 grams. Approximate dimensions: Box 4 1/2 high x 6 1/4 inches diameter, bowl 2 1/4 high x 11 inches diameter..
Condition: Tarnish and and surface wear.

Estimate: $400 - $600

Lot# 3024

Pair of Empire Style Gilt Bronze Table Lamps

Circa 1900 and later.
The bodies designed as bronze krater-style vessels, issuing later lamped columns with two-light fixtures to tops. Affixed to carved onyx cylinders over octagonal plinths, over gilt bronze octagonal bases.
Approximate dimensions: 14 1/2 H. to top of of urns on kraters 23 H. overall..
Condition: Basic condition is very good minor wear and light scratching. The white columnar sheaths stained and scratched.

Estimate: $700 - $900

Pair of Empire Style Gilt Bronze Table Lamps

Lot# 3024

Estimate: $700 - $900

Lot# 3025

Gorham Chantilly Sterling Silver Flatware

Comprising 8 dinner knives, 8 dinner forks, 12 salad forks, 12 seafood forks, 8 oval soup spoons, 7 bouillon spoons, 13 teaspoons, 1 fish knife, 9 unassociated Meriden sterling butter spreaders, 1 unassociated sterling seafood fork. (79 pieces total).
Approximate weight: 1,624 grams..
Condition: One knife missing blade. Wear and tarnish throughout.

Estimate: $700 - $900

Gorham Chantilly Sterling Silver Flatware

Lot# 3025

Estimate: $700 - $900

Lot# 3027

Pair of French Faience Urns with Covers

Attributed to Luneville or Strasbourg. Basket woven covers with artichoke knops, basket woven shoulders, applied fruits and artichoke form handles, bands to rims and edges, floral sprays throughout the body.
Approximate dimensions: 19 1/2 inches high..
Condition: One foot with two small chips, the other with one. Repair to one cover.

Estimate: $500 - $800

Pair of French Faience Urns with Covers

Lot# 3027

Estimate: $500 - $800

Lot# 3028

Pair of Continental Carved End Tables

Gray and red marble tops, serpentine fronts, three drawers with floral carvings, square taper legs.
MADE IN BELGIUM label under marble top.
Approximate dimensions: 36 high x 24 wide x 16 1/4 inches deep..
Condition: Minor wear throughout includes some fading to the finish.

Estimate: $500 - $800

Pair of Continental Carved End Tables

Lot# 3028

Estimate: $500 - $800

Lot# 3029

19th Century Louis XVI Style Carved Walnut Bergere

With pale yellow silk brocade upholstery.
Approximate dimensions: 37 high x 30 wide x 30 inches deep..
Condition: The frame with some restoration, repairs, and wear throughout. Upholstery with light wear.

Estimate: $500 - $700

Lot# 3030

Anatolian Rug

Light brown foliate motif on a red ground, the border opposite.
Approximate dimensions: 7 feet 10 inches x 5 feet 9 inches..
Condition: Some fading and wear throughout, a couple spot stains.

Estimate: $500 - $800

Anatolian Rug

Lot# 3030

Estimate: $500 - $800

Lot# 3031

French Empire Marquetry Inlaid Bureau

Late 18th/early 19th century.
Two drawers marquetry panels and inlay throughout, parcel ebonized inlaid trim.
Approximate dimensions: 31 1/2 high x 21 1/4 wide x 13 inches deep..
Condition: Several subtle repairs to the top. Some repair to cracks and lifted inlay.

Estimate: $400 - $600

French Empire Marquetry Inlaid Bureau

Lot# 3031

Estimate: $400 - $600

Lot# 3032

Set of Six Empire Style Burl Veneer Armchairs

With gold and blue stripe upholstery.
Approximate dimensions: 37 high x 22 1/2 wide x 25 1/2 inches deep..
Condition: Minor wear throughout includes light veneer loss from chips.

Estimate: $300 - $500

Set of Six Empire Style Burl Veneer Armchairs

Lot# 3032

Estimate: $300 - $500

Lot# 3033

Empire Style Mahogany Parquetry Drop Leaf Dining Table

With three leaves, on casters.
Approximate dimensions: 30 high x 55 1/4 wide x 30 inches deep, each leaf adds 24 1/2 inches..
Condition: Good condition overall. Minor surface wear throughout.

Estimate: $500 - $700

Lot# 3034

Four Regency Style Hickory Co. Mahogany Bucket Chairs

With riveted light brown leather upholstery.
Labels to underside read Hickory Chair Company Fine Furniture Since 1911, HICKORY N.C..
Approximate dimensions: 30 1/4 high x 23 wide x 23 inches deep..
Condition: Some fading and wear to upholstery. Minor marks to legs.

Estimate: $300 - $500

Lot# 3035

American Late Federal Walnut Corner Cabinet

Ohio or Pennsylvania.
Early 19th century.
Two cabinet sections concealing shelves.
Approximate dimensions: 78 high x 44 wide x 17 inches deep..
Condition: Overall wear consistent with age.

Estimate: $600 - $800

American Late Federal Walnut Corner Cabinet

Lot# 3035

Estimate: $600 - $800

Lot# 3036

Seven International Sterling Silver Wedgwood Pattern Service Plates

Marked INTERNATIONAL / knights helmet, STERLING / H458 / 11 1/2 IN / WEDGWOOD / Patented.
Approximate weight: 3,994 grams. Approximate dimensions: 11 1/2 inches diameter..
Condition: Minor wear throughout.

Estimate: $4000 - $6000

Lot# 3037

Rare 19th Century French Faience Soup Tureen, Platter

Mid 18th Century.
Attributed to Paul Hanong, Strasbourg.The rococo scallop-moulded tureen with cover knop formed as a putto holding open a dragons mouth the dragons right forepaw upon a snail, with two dragon-head form handles the sides painted with floral and rockworks Chinoiseries in shaped cartouches, the platter of conforming design both articles enamelled in shades of green and red, and with floral sprays.
Approximate dimensions: Tureen 14 1/2 high x 16 wide x 9 inches deep, platter 23 1/2 wide x 13 1/2 inches deep..
Condition: Some crazing. Surface marks throughout. Small chip to flange of cover.

Estimate: $600 - $800

Lot# 3039

French Neoclassical Gagneau Cie Bronze Table Lamp

Gagneau Cie Paris inscribed to the base.
Approximate dimensions: 32 inches high..
Condition: Some patina and surface wear throughout. Both sockets in working order.

Estimate: $500 - $700

Lot# 3040

Spelter Sculpture after Andrea del Verrocchios David

Circa 2000.
(Italian, 1435 - 1488), 1/2 scale.
David, mixed metals. The standing figure on square plinth.
Approximate measurements: 52 x 28 x 28 inches..
Condition: Patina and minor surface marks.

Estimate: $400 - $600

Lot# 3041

Federal Elm Chest on Chest

Late 18th/early 19th century.
The top section with two short drawers above three graduated long drawers, the base with pull out writing surface and three graduated long drawers, all drawers with oval brass pulls, the piece resting on bracket feet.
Approximate dimensions: 73 high x 43 wide x 21 inches deep..
Condition: Overall wear is good considering age. Loss to one pull. Loss to pulls on the pull-out surface.
Key available.

Estimate: $500 - $700

Federal Elm Chest on Chest

Lot# 3041

Estimate: $500 - $700

Lot# 3043

French Regence Style Oak Tall Case Clock

Carved decoration includes applied floral baskets, wreath and swag overlay the glass below the dial.
Lemonnier a St. Vaast du Val to the dial.
Approximate dimensions: 27 1/2 high x 18 1/4 inches wide..
Condition: Minor surface wear throughout. The top section is heavy while the base is light, the clock is unstable. We are not able to test the clock, working order is not guaranteed.
Lacking weights and pendulum.

Estimate: $400 - $600

French Regence Style Oak Tall Case Clock

Lot# 3043

Estimate: $400 - $600

Lot# 3044

Italian Regence Style Burl Walnut Bombe Chest Dresser

Three drawers, gilt metal mounts.
MADE IN ITALY label to the reverse.
Approximate dimensions: 32 high x 35 wide x 17 inches deep..
Condition: Light wear overall.

Estimate: $400 - $600

Lot# 3045

Corinthian Column, White Painted Wood

White painted wood, the pedestal, column, and capital make up three pieces.
Approximate dimensions: 102 inches high..
Provenance: Property of an Alameda Estate.
Condition: Marks to the painted finish throughout. Some loss.

Estimate: $400 - $600

Corinthian Column, White Painted Wood

Lot# 3045

Estimate: $400 - $600

Lot# 3046

Two Columnar Form Pedestals, Onyx and Marble

The onyx pedestal with gilt bronze mounts and rotating top.
Approximate dimensions: Onyx 39 high x 11 inches wide and deep, marble 31 1/2 high x 10 1/4 inches wide and deep..
Provenance: Property of an Alameda Estate.
Condition: Onyx with one chip to the top, additional light chips to both pieces, mainly edges.

Estimate: $400 - $600

Two Columnar Form Pedestals, Onyx and Marble

Lot# 3046

Estimate: $400 - $600

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