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Fine Furniture, Paintings & Effects


    A Dutch Miniature Silver Cabinet with an upper cupboard of two doors surmounted by urn finials and a bombé chest base housing two drawers, stamped with date marks for 1911.

    Sold For: £260


    A Highly Decorative Louis XVI Style White Marble Lyre Clock Set with Gilt Bronze Mounts. The clock having an enamelled dial painted with swagged garlands of roses, encircled by a ring of brilliant cut paste forming part of the grid-iron pendulum, and surmounted by Apollo sunburst face mask. The marble case adorned with finely cast gilt-bronze flowers, foliage and strings of beading. 19½ ins (50 cms) in height. The garnitures in the form of urns issuing scrolling gilt wire stems of roses; the flower heads forming candle sockets. (lacking one support on garniture).

    Sold For: £1800


    A Pretty 19th Century Louis XVI Style Mantel Clock housed in an ogee topped case clad in silk brocade and edged with tooled leather bands. The clock having tortoiseshell veneers and gilt bronze mounts; the caddy top surmounted by a swing handle. The 3 inch (7.5 cm) round porcelain dial signed Festeau le Jne. a Paris, and encircled by a ring of paste jewels. The movement stamped Medaille d'Argent, Vincenti & Cie, striking a bell. 9 ins (23 cms) high, the outer case 11¼ ins (28.5 cms) in height.

    Sold For: £3000


    A Pair of Empire Style Twin Branch Candelabra. The black slate columnar stems ornamented with gilt bronze face masks of the infant Psyche swagged in laurel garlands and surmounted by gilt urns with stylised foliate finials and scrolling horn shaped candle arms. The candle sockets above anthemion wire work domes hung with cut glass lustres. 13 ins (33 cms) in height.

    Sold For: £0


    A Pair of Striking 19th Century Kingwood Side Cabinets clad in diagonally grained veneers within ebonised borders inlaid with brass bands. The door panels centred by relief cast plaques depicting figures in landscape. The plinths adorned with Bacchante face masks and paterae either side above toupee feet, 38 ins (97 cms) high, 42½ ins (108 cms) wide, 16 ins (41 cms) deep.

    Sold For: £7200


    A Rare 19th Century Italian Sorrento Tilt-topped Table of exhibition quality. The twelve sided top richly inlaid and having a figural scene with painted details signed by the artist to the centre, within bands of intricate marquetry. The triangular centre pedestal surrounded by three turned uprights leading down to the splayed legs, 31½ ins (80 cms) high, 39½ ins (100 cms) wide.

    Sold For: £20000


    A Pair of Tall Napoleonic Style Six Light Candelabra. Each having a raised central candle socket above five cast bronze scrolling foliate branches elevated on an ebonised column cluster above an ornate triform base adorned with lion heads and pendant garlands leading down to a scrolling foliate plinth. 27½ ins (70 cms) in height

    Sold For: £1500


    A 19th Century Boulle-work Bureau Plat with Gilt Bronze Mounts. The serpentine top with tooled leather insert in a border of red tortoiseshell and brass inlay adorned with scrolling foliage and enhanced with engraved details. The sweeping serpentine frieze fitted with a drawer and raised on square tapering cabriole legs with caryatid mounts. 30 ins (76 cms) high, 44½ ins (113 cms) wide, 26 ins (66 cms) deep.

    Sold For: £5800


    A Large Three Branch Ormolu Appliqué in the Louis XV style. The swirling foliate branches bearing flower-head candle-cups wired for electric. 28¼ ins (72 cms) high, 19¾ins (50 cms) wide.

    Sold For: £300


    A Pair of 19th Century Gilt Chenets and a barre de foyer. The chenets casts with scrolling plumes of flowers and foliage, 18½ ins (47 cms) in height.

    Sold For: £0

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