Pierre-Philippe Thomire (1751–1843)-school, pair of large centrepieces in classical style,
high round base with three classical maidens holding an open work bowl. Bronze cast with gilding and
original dark patina, decorated with different mounts and bands, small damages, a pair.
Height 90 cm, Diameter 40 cm
Pierre-Philippe Thomire (1751–1843)-school, imperial central table on octagonal curved
base, with four legs decorated with lion feet, and winged maidens each holding a scroll. Round top
with blue lapislazuli stone plinth star shaped, and central lapislazuli stone vase on the base. Decorated
with classical bands, fries and ornaments, fluted, bronze cast, partly gilded and dark patina.
Diameter 101, Height 75 cm
Angelika Kauffmann (1741 – 1807)-attributed, classical scene, oil on canvas, framed. On
the reverse described “A.Kauffmann” and “W.A.D. Hall 1799” presented by their great granddaughter
to “Leut col de renz v. martin CHHG DSOMC 26.Mai 1924” with an old Christies auction number and
wax seal with coat of arms.
Russian Bronze Plaque, bronze cast with fine hand finish, partly blue enamelled and original
patina, open work with Jesus on the cross in the centre, surrounded by saints, godfather and angels,
and the stations of his life. On top grid with angel finials. Early 19th Century.
Chinese Clock, with enamel dial with Roman numbers, to fingers, and rectangular gilded
bronze plate with flowers , flags and Chinese script signs, original movement with missing parts, in
bronze, on the reverse as well signed, in massive rosewood Chinese clock-house. With carved open
work decorations on the back and sides, as well as three windows. Function not proofed. 18th/19th
Gustave Vichy (1839-1904)-attributed, Puppet automate, of a coloured boy with cymbals
and culls at his feet, wood and textile, naturalistic painted, on a wooden rectangular base, with play
movement and key, in function, playing music and moving the figure from right to left. Used
condition, French 20th Century.
Height: 35 cm
Auctioneers Doll Automate, male puppet behind an auctioneers board with hammer, in light
brown jacket and yellow gilet and a plug cloth as well as a cylinder. Face and hands in painted Gesso,
glass-eyes and faked hair, with original electro machine and movement. The Electro cables possibly
from later date, in function, moving head, eyes, eye-brushes and hand, provenance Sothebys sale of
Height: 95 cm x 45×35 cm