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This sale was held on 29/09/2019 at 11:00am

A Pair of 19th Century Bronze Figures: Classical nymphs scantily dressed in draped robes: One holding the Caduceus and wearing a winged head-dress with one foot resting on a book. The other with one foot raised on a wheel. Stamped 18522 & 18341 on base, 12'' (30.5 cm) in height.

£200 - £400

Sophie Debry, Circa 1920. A Fine Bronze Sculpture; ''The Cock Fight'' modelled as a young male nude holding a cockerel whilst another cockerel on the ground attacks. Gold patinated figures on a mid brown patinated naturalistic ground signed Sophie Debry 1920, mounted on a moulded marble socle 16'' (40 cm) high, 24¾'' x 11'' (63 cm x 28 cm).

£2,000 - £3,000

Henri Pernot 1859-1937 ''La Grande Soeur'' A Golden Brown Patinated Bronze Sculpture of a young woman embracing her sister, sat on a rocky plinth, signed H Pernot. Foundry mark of Thiebaut Freres Fumiere et cie Successors Paris. 17'' (43 cm) high.

£2,000 - £2,500

An Oval Free-Standing Bookcase in the Louis XVI Style. The sides and D-shaped ends all having three open shelves lined in tooled leather. The dividing uprights adorned with gilt bronze pendant garlands and beading above short cabriole legs terminating on gilt lion paw sabots, 34'' (86.5 cm) high, 29'' (74 cm) wide, 21½'' (55 cm) deep.

£1,800 - £2,600

A 19th Century Sécretaire à Abattant disguised as a semanier, clad in diagonally grained tulip wood veneers with decorative stringing inlaid to the borders and gilt metal mounts, 47½'' (121 cm) in height, 26'' (66 cm) wide, 13'' (33 cm) deep.

£400 - £800

A Late Victorian Figured Walnut & Marquetry Side Cabinet with Gilt Bronze Mounts. The top with breakfront canted corners and moulded edge above glazed door enclosing a painted interior with shelves. The frieze, door frame and canted pilasters inlaid with trailing flowers and foliage. Standing on a swept plinth base 43'' (109 cm) high, 24½'' (87.5 cm) wide, 14'' (36 cm) deep.

£600 - £800

A 19th Century Figured Walnut Writing/Centre Table. The kidney shaped top having a tooled leather inset with kingwood cross-banded border outlined with stringing and a moulded amaranth edge above a swept frieze and chamfered cabriole legs adorned with gilt bronze mounts, 30'' (76 cm) high, 48'' (122 cm) wide, 25'' (63.5 cm) deep.

£1,200 - £1,600

A Victorian Bronze & Gilt Bronze Figural Mantel Clock. The clock surmounted by a female beauty sat platting her hair, accompanied by Cupid holding a hand mirror. The gilded base with a casket cascading jewels to one side and a pair of love birds nestled on clusters of flowers to the other. The break front centre frieze cast with cavorting bacchanalian cherubs. The movement stamped Miroy Frères Paris ...

£800 - £1,200

Auguste Moreau. A Large Bronze Figure of a Nymph standing on a crested wave holding aloft a conch shell with a putto at her feet blowing a horn. Signed Aug Moreau, and mounted on a turned marble socle and square marble plinth with re-entrant corners, 39'' (99 cm) in height.

£3,000 - £3,600

A Decorative 19th Century Giltwood Overmantel Mirror in the Louis XV Style. The carved & gessoed frame surmounted by an undulating Rococo crest festooned in garlands of fruit & flowers with sweeping acanthus rising from the base, 47'' (120 cm) high, 39½'' (100 cm) wide.

£500 - £700

A Fine Bronze & Gilt Bronze Elephant Clock in the Louis XV Style. The brown patinated elephant with gilt bridle carrying upon it's back the clock set into a drum case amidst sprays of foliage and surmounted by the figure of a fine lady holding a fan. The slightly convex enamel dial signed TH LEZY PARIS with a ring of blue Roman numeral hour markers encircled by an outer border of Arabic 5 minute marks ...

£3,500 - £4,000

A Splendid 21 Light Gilt Bronze Chandelier in the Louis XV Style. The central urn shaped stem suspended from four down swept arms mounted with cherubs bearing sprays of laurel above a multitude of scrolling branches with foliate cast terminals and a large seeding pendant finial to the base, 45'' (114 cm) in length, 36'' (92 cm) in width.

£4,000 - £4,500

A Fine Louis XVI Style Gilt Bronze Cartel Clock. The slightly convex enamel dial having Roman numeral hour markers within an outer ring of Arabic five minute markers, set in a decorative case surmounted by an urn finial swagged in drapery. The dial flanked by pierced trelliswork panels backed in red fabric and having rams head flambeaux festooned in laurel garlands above a glazed aperture displaying ...

£2,500 - £3,000

A Late 19th Century French Ormolu & Bronze Clock Garniture Set in the Louis XVI Style. The clock having a convex enamel dial painted with delicate swagged garlands of flowers, the movement striking a bell with Vincenti Medaille d'Argent stamp to the back plate and numbers 1443. The gilded case with foliate spandrels and stop-fluted sides surmounted by a cockerel, with the green/brown patinated bronze ...

£1,500 - £2,000

A Pair of 19th Century Louis XVI Style Figural Bronze Candelabra. The winged bacchanalian cherubs holding aloft five gilded scrolling foliate candle branches surrounding a raised central socket with floral cast finial caps. The white marble stop fluted pedestal and breakfront D-ended base adorned with garlands and beading and raised on toupee feet, 25'' (64 cm) in height.

£800 - £1,200

A Fine Quality 19th Century Gilt Overmantel Mirror in the Louis XVI Style. The arch topped glass in a moulded frame adorned with garlands of laurel and berries and enhanced with scrolling acanthus leaves rising from the base and top the shoulders. The top surmounted by gadrooned cavetto moulding with a shield shaped cartouche to the centre flanked by fruiting olive branches, 71'' (180 cm) high, 43'' ...

£500 - £750

A Fine 19th Century Burr Walnut Credenza with diagonally grained borders outlined in stringing and moulded figured walnut edging. The frieze adorned with Sèvres style porcelain plaques painted with flowers in bleu céleste borders framed by gilt metal mounts. The glazed centre cabinet flanked by open velvet lined shelves. The pilasters embellished with decorative mounts, sweeping down to a moulded ...

£3,000 - £4,000

A 19th Century Figured Walnut Bonheur du Jour with diagonally grained tulipwood borders edged with stringing and decorative Rococo style gilt bronze mounts. The back section having a central cabinet with a shaped ebonised panel door mounted with a Sèvres style oval porcelain plaque hand-painted with a nymph and cherub in landscape in bleu céleste border embellished with gilding. The serpentine base ...

£2,000 - £3,000

A Louis XVI Style White Marble & Gilt Bronze Clock Set. The portico clock surmounted by a twin handled urn with floral finial and a tasseled drape swagged between the handles. The enamelled clock dial painted with delicate garlands of flowers and inscribed Demerliar & Fils, set in a serpentine gallery with gilt balustrade rail and pear shaped finials either side, raised on four round turned columns ...

£450 - £600

A Cipriani. A Fine Late 19th Century Carrara Marble Carving of a Mother & Child, mounted on a grey veined marble base, 15½ in (39 cm) high, 15 in (38 cm) wide, 10 in (26 cm) deep.

£300 - £500

A Cyprien. An Alabaster Bust of a Maiden wearing a head-scarf fastened with a button beneath her chin with a lily to her chest, mounted on a dark green marble base, Circa 1900. 16 in (41 cms) high, 14 in (36 cm) wide, 7 in (18 cm) deep.

£300 - £500

A Fine Quality Victorian Serpentine Fronted Figured Walnut & Marquetry Credenza with black & white figured marble top. The central cupboard door having a central panel with beautifully inlaid bouquet of flowers displayed against a ebonised ground and framed by a triple border of cross-banding outlined in stringing. The sides fitted with undulating glass doors enclosing display shelves. The half column ...

£2,800 - £3,200

A Fabulous Quality French Empire Gilt Bronze 'Le Char de Cérès' Clock signed Julien le Roy, after Pierre-Philippe Thomire. Ceres depicted wearing a castle-shaped crown and long flowing robe seated in her cushioned chariot holding a globe on her lap, accompanied by two putti: one with a cornucopia spilling an abundance of flowers, the other with a bundle of wheat. The chariot pulled by two magnificent ...

£14,000 - £16,000

A Pair of Attractive Boullework Side Cabinets decorated with fine scrolling red tortoiseshell and engraved brass inlay and contra partie inlay adorned with gilt mounts. Each cabinet with a glazed arch topped display door standing on a plinth base 43'' (109 cm) high, 34¾'' (88 cm) wide, 13½'' (34 cm) deep.

£2,500 - £3,000

A Fine Quality French Empire Gilt-Bronze & Bronze Pendule au Nègre; 'The Porter'. The piece modelled as a negro carrying a woven bundle upon his back encasing the clock movement with enamelled dial. The figure striding out with walking cane, wearing a gilded hat with clay pipe tucked into the rim and gilt trousers with a flask at his side. The D-ended plinth base adorned with decorative mounts; a ...

£10,000 - £12,000

A Pair of Empire Style Bronze & Gilt Bronze Figural Candelabra. Each modelled as a negro child crowned in crested plumes, wearing a string of gilt beaded around his neck and holding aloft two wrythen branched bearing candle sockets, standing on a round pedestal with small lion paw feet, 19¼'' (49 cm) in height.

£1,000 - £2,000

Duret Francisque Joseph (1854-1865). A Large 19th Century Delafontaine Cast Bronze Figure; 'Danseur au Tambourin' (lacking tambourine) on a round base encrusted with sea shells, signed Delafontaine and Duret, 37½'' (95 cm) in height.

£1,500 - £2,000

A Pair of 19th Century Figural Bronze Candelabra after Clodion. The bacchanalian figures stood upon green marble pedestals with gilt mounts, holding aloft foliate scrolling candle branches, 19'' (48 cm) in height.

£600 - £800

A Large & Highly Decorative Late 19th Century Gilt Mounted Oak Clock raised on a pedestal display cabinet. The clock embellished with elaborately cast scrolling foliage and winged cherubs, with pierced foliate grilles either side and fircone finials surmounting the corners, 29'' (74 cm) in height. The display cabinet tapered, bevelled glass sides, with intricate mounts cast with undulating garlands ...

£8,000 - £12,000

A Victorian Black Lacquered Tilt Top Table elaborately decorated with mother-of-pearl inlay and painted gilt embellishments. The oval serpentine top emblazoned with a chinoiserie scene depicting pagodas and figures at leisure framed by a raised border inlaid with a chain of overlapped mother-of-pearl rings. The turned centre pedestal with reeded bulb above four silhouette cut crested twin-scroll legs ...

£700 - £800

A Pair of Victorian Black Lacquered Papier mâché Chairs elaborately decorated with butterflies and flowers inlaid with mother-of-pearl and embellished with gilding. The drop in seats on cabriole legs with scroll terminals, 35'' (89 cm) high, 19½'' (50 cm) wide.

£400 - £600

A 19th Century Marquetry Side Cabinet. The frieze and door veneered with panels of burr yew-wood inlaid with stringing and framed by walnut borders. The door centred by an oval plaque marquetried with a bouquet of flowers displayed against an ebony ground. Standing on a plinth base 43'' (109 cm) in height.

£300 - £600

Two Pietra Dura & Gilt Metal Strut Frames. One being 19th century having an oval door engraved with a wreath of foliage and mounted with an oval pietra dura panel to the centre depicting a floral sprig, opening to reveal the photograph; the elaborately pierced and engraved scrolling foliate surround with hinged strut support to the back inscribed Melliship & Harris 111 Westbourne Grove, 6¼'' (16 ...

£700 - £800

Two 19th Century Pietra Dura Caskets with gilt metal mounts. One having an oval lid decorated with a white rose and forget me nots, with further floral sprays in six square panels to the sides, raised on scrolling feet, 4'' (10 cm) high, 5½'' (14 cm) wide, 4¼'' (11 cm) deep. The other of rectangular form with inlaid panels in a beaded frame raised on bun feet, 3¼'' (8 cm) high, 4'' (10 cm) wide, 2½'' ...

£1,400 - £1,800

A Dark Green Serpentine Marble Tazza. The circular dish raised on a turned centre column. The twin handles carved with bearded face masks and having forked serpent terminals snaking around the rim, 8½'' (21.5 cm) high, 13'' (33 cm) wide.

£600 - £700

A Pair of Large Empire Style Carved Giltwood Wall Brackets. The D-shaped tops raised on reeded urn shaped supports flared at the top and tapered tp the base with a collar of stiff leaves rising above seeding pendant finials, 19'' (48 cm) high, 12'' (30 cm) wide, 8'' (20 cm) deep.

£100 - £200

A 19th Century Oval Wall Mirror set in an open carved giltwood frame. The top surmounted by a cavorting cherub beneath an open canopy of swagged drapery swept up and tied into a bunch at the centre and entwined in undulating ribbons sweeping down each side and meeting at the base with a scrolled platform bearing a small reclining dog, 22½'' (57 cm) high, 23'' (59 cm) wide.

£500 - £600

A Small 19th Century Marble-topped Serpentine Front Commode in the Louis XV Style. The Basque Jaspe marble top with stepped moulding to the edge above an undulating facade clad in diagonally grained tulipwood veneers and embellished with gilt bronze mounts including fine bearded face masks and Rococo scrolls. The piece housing two short over two long drawers standing on out-swept feet 30'' (76 cm) ...

£1,800 - £2,600

A Small 19th Century Gilt Metal Mantel Clock with a Rococo style scrolling foliate case incorporating a pierced trellis work panel to the front and surmounted by a floral finial, 12½'' (32 cm) high.

£200 - £300

A Six Branch Gilt Bronze Chandelier. The knopped centre stem mounted with three crowned caryatids and bearing six scrolling candle arms ornamented with foliage, 25'' (64 cm) wide.

£400 - £600

A Late 19th Century Walnut Bijouterie Table. The rectangular bevelled glass case having a hinged lid in a moulded frame of diagonally grained timber. The interior with a deep-buttoned padded lining covered in green and gold woven fabric. The swept cabriole legs with gilt metal mounts, 34½'' (88 cm) high, 32'' x 16'' (81 cm x 41 cm).

£400 - £600

A Louis XV Style Serpentine Vitrine Cabinet clad in diagonally grained veneers with decorative gilt metal mounts and panels of painted faux marquetry flowers to the base, 70'' (178 cm) high, 33'' (84 cm) in width.

£1,000 - £1,500

A 19th Century Upholstered Tub Armchair in a Carved Giltwood Frame. The chair covered in green damask with braid trim and set in a carved frame crested by a shell motif and enhanced with sprays of flowers and scrolling acanthus. The legs with scroll knop terminals, 31'' (79 cm) high, 31'' (79 cm) wide.

£300 - £400

A Victorian Burr Walnut Credenza inlaid with decorative stringing and edged in gilt beading. The frieze and panel doors embellished with small painted porcelain plaques. The break-front split-column pilasters having bands of gilt bronze acanthus leaves, with bowed glass panel end doors either side, 43'' (109 cm) high, 70'' (176 cm) wide.

£2,000 - £3,000

A Victorian Dessert Service comprising of two comports, a cake stand and eight plates hand-painted with pansies within jade green borders edged with gilt trim, along with a Ridgways footed rectangular dish and two plates hand enamelled with garlands of flowers in apple green borders enriched with gilding, and having a printed puce lion & unicorn crest to the base.

£40 - £80

A Bridgwood Dinner Service printed with 'Indian Tree' Design and overglazed with puce, apple green and turquoise enamels in a key pattern rim band. Comprising of nine 10½'' (27 cm) diameter plates, 9 x 9½'' (24 cm) plates, 9 x 8¾'' (22 cm) plates, 11 x 10¼'' (26 cm) soup bowls, 5 x 8¾'' (22 cm) bowls and a small jug of similar design by Maddock.

£30 - £60

A Collection of China: A Masons Ironstone pedestal bowl. A Booths ''Pompadour'' Silicon China part tea service to include a comport, 10'' (25.5 cm) bread & butter plate, pair of 9'' (23 cm) plates, a 8¼'' (21 cm) soup plate, four 7¼'' (18.5 cm) side plates, four cups and a 6'' (15 cm) high jug with hinged pewter lid. Five various Spode 'Italian' blue & white printed cups, saucers and small plates, ...

£30 - £50

A Collection of Continental Ornamental Hard-paste Porcelain to include a Sitzendorf jardiniere encrusted with trailing roses and mounted with cherubs, and a matching two-part lamp with WR monogram, and four figural ornaments and a Vista Alegre Portuguese casket of rectangular form with moulded armorial shield to the front, reeded sides and foliate corners enriched with gilding and containing a small ...

£50 - £100


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