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Full text of "Catalogue of the Aimone collection of antique furniture, objects of art and foreign models : a collection of individual pieces of English, French and Italian workmanship ... formed during the past twenty-six years by Raimondo C. Aimone of New York : to be sold ... beginning on ... March 16, 1914 ... at the Anderson Galleries"

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No, 663. BRONZE FOUNTAIN, AFTER BENVENUTO CELLINI 



CATALOGUE OF THE 

AIMONE COLLECTION 

OF 

ANTIQUE FURNITURE, 
OBJECTS of ART and 
FOREIGN MODELS 

A Collection of Individual Pieces of English, French 

and Italian Workmanship, in great variety 

and of the highest artistic quality, formed 

during the past twenty-six years by 

OF NEW YORK 



TO BE SOLD WITHOUT RESERVE IN 
SIX AFTERNOON SESSIONS, BEGIN- 
NING ON MONDAY AFTERNOON, 
MARCH 16, 1914, AT 2:30 O'CLOCK 



On Public Exhibition from Saturday, March 7, 1914, at 
THE ANDERSON GALLERIES 



Metropolitan Art Association 

Madison Avenue at Fortieth Street 
New York 



CONDITIONS OF SALE 

1. All bids to be per lot as numbered in the Catalogue. 

2. The highest bidder to be the buyer; in all cases of disputed bids the lots 
shall be resold, but the Auctioneer will use his judgment as to the good faith of all 
claims, and his decision shall be final. He also reserves the right to reject any frac- 
tional or nominal bid which, in his judgment, may delay or injuriously affect the sale. 

3. Buyers to give their names and addresses and to make such cash payments 
on account as may be required, in default of which the lots purchased to be imme- 
diately resold. 

4. The lots to be taken away at the buyer's expense and risk within twenty- 
four hours from the conclusion of the sale, and the remainder of the purchase money 
to be absolutely paid on or before delivery, in default of which the Metropolitan 
Art Association will not be responsible if the lot or lots be lost, stolen, damaged or 
destroyed, but they will be left at the sole risk of the purchaser and subject to storage 
charges. 

5. To prevent inaccuracy in delivery and inconvenience in the settlement of 
purchases, no lot will be delivered during the sale. 

6. All lots will be exposed for public exhibition in The Anderson Galleries before 
the date of sale for examination by intending purchasers, and the Metropolitan 
Art Association will not be responsible for the correctness of the description, authen- 
ticity, genuineness, or for any defect or fault in or concerning any lot, and makes 
no warranty whatever, but will sell each lot exactly as it is, without recourse. 
But upon receiving, before the date of sale, expert opinion in writing that any lot is 
not as represented, the Metropolitan Art Association will use every effort to furnish 
proof to the contrary, and in default of such proof the lot will be sold subject to the 
declaration of the aforesaid expert, he being liable to the owner or owners thereof for 
damage or injury occasioned by such declaration. 

7. Terms Cash. Upon failure to comply with the above conditions any sum 
deposited as part payment shall be forfeited, and all such lots as remain uncleared 
after twenty-four hours from the conclusion of the sale will be resold by either private 
or public sale at such time as the Metropolitan Art Association shall determine, 
without further notice; and if any deficiency arises from such resale, it shall be made 
good by the defaulter at this sale together with all the expenses incurred thereby. 
This condition shall be without prejudice to the right of the Metropolitan Art Associa- 
tion to enforce the contract with the buyer without such resale. 

8. Bids. We make no charge for executing orders for our customers, and use 
all bids competitively, buying at the lowest prices permitted by other bids. 

9. The Metropolitan Art Association will afford every facility for the employ- 
ment of carriers and packers by the purchasers, but will not be responsible for any 
damage arising from the acts of such carriers and packers. 

Priced Copy of this Catalogue, ?3.00. 

THE ANDERSON GALLERIES 

Metropolitan Art Association 

Madison Avenue at Fortieth Street, New York 
Telephone, 7990 Bryant 



ORDER OF SALES 



Monday Afternoon, March 16th Lots 1-lSl 

Carvings, Screens, Torch6res, Mirrors, Bronzes, Terra Cottas, 
and Antique Furniture. 

Tuesday Afternoon, March 17th Lots 152-323 

Antique Lanterns, Busts, Vases, Candelabra, Andirons, Tapes- 
tries, Consols, Credenzas, Buffets, and Chairs. 

Wednesday Afternoon, March 18th Lots 324-490 

Antique Chippendale, Adam and Empire Furniture, also pieces 
of the Louis XV and Louis XVI Periods, Bronze and Terra 
Cotta Busts, Antique Armor, Venetian Gates, Pompeian Vases 
and Jardinieres. 

Thursday Afternoon, March 19th Lots 491-669 

Reliquaries, Clocks, Lanterns, Screens, Worktables, Candle- 
sticks, Busts, Decorative Plaques, Mirrors and Wall-Lights, 
with Jacobean, Charles II, William and Mary, Chippendale,' 
and Adam Furniture. 

Friday Afternoon, March 20th Lots 670-834 

Antique Plaques, Vases, Sconces, Pedestals, Lamps, Reliquaries, 
Mirrors, Busts, Jardinieres, with Georgian, Renaissance, Jaco- 
bean and other Period Furniture. 

Saturday Afternoon, March 21st Lots 835-1018 

Electric Torchfires, Writing-Tables, Trousseau Chests, 
Lacquered Mirrors, Venetian Carvings, Jacobean Seats, 
Antique Marble and Terra Cotta Garden Seats, Fountains 
and Jardini6res, Well Curbs, and a Pair of Marble Lions 
(repetitions of those in the Loggia dei Lanzi, Florence). 



Catalogue 

of the 

AIMONE COLLECTION 

New York City 



FIRST SESSION 

Monday Afternoon, March 16, 1914, at 2:30 o'clock 

CARVINGS, SCREENS, TORCHERES, MIRRORS, 

BRONZES, TERRA COTTAS, AND 

ANTIQUE FURNITURE 

1 Pair of Students' Roman Lanterns 

2 Antique Manuscript 

In passe-partout. Signed, sealed, and dated Rome 1749. 

3 Pair of Mahogany Ice Buckets 

4 Mahogany Fire-Screen 

With marquetry decoration. 

5 " Ecce Homo " Wall Shrine 

In its original carved wood frame. Painting. 

Height, 13 inches; width, 9 inches. 

6 Antique Roman Missal 

Printed in Venice, 1687. By Nicolanno Pezzara. ' ! 

Accompanied by two Manuscripts. 

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7 Venetian Flying Cupid 

Of carved wood, finished in natural colors. 

8 Terra Cotta Vase 

Decorated in relief. 

9 Florentine Fire-Bellows 

Of carved wood, decorated in polychrome and gilt. 

10 Louis XVI Card Receiver 

Of carved wood, gilded. 

11 Pair of Carved Wood Book-Holders 

Representing Washington and Lincoln. In bronze finish. 

12 Pair of Antique Sheffield Coasters 

With pierced sides and embossed floral borders. 

Height, 5 inches. 

13 Miniature Walnut Savonarola Chair 

Carved. 

14 Antique Jacobean Stool 

15 Walnut Gothic Pedestal 

With middle shelf, carved. 

16 Florentine Loving Cup, Fitted as a Lamp 

Of pottery, with copper lustre decoration and mosaic glass 
shade. Fitted for electricity. Height, 21 inches. 

17 Terra Cotta Relief Panel of a Lion's Head 

18 Adam Two-Light Sconce 

Of carved wood, gilded. Height, 30 inches. 

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19 Louis XVI Side-Chair 

Walnut frame, carved, picked out with gold and covered with 
old rose damask. 

20 Roman Wall-Light 

Of carved wood, gilded, having armorial shield in color. 

Height, 24 inches; width, 26 inches. 

21 Louis XVI Comer-Chair 

Of walnut, carved and picked out in gold; seat upholstered in 
damask. 

22 Antique Round Table 

With carved bed and turned legs. Diameter, 4? inches. 

23 Louis XVI Bergere 

The frame carved with ribbons; the seat and back in cane, 
finished in antique gold. 

24 Antique Florentine Coat-Hanger 

Carved with polychrome decoration. 

25 Two Byzantine Bronze Figures 

Representing two apostles. Height, 20yi inches. 

From the Cathedral of Pistoia. 

26 Terra Cotta Relief Plaque 

Subject, "Madonna and Child," after Delia Robbia, in blue 
and white with laurel border. Diameter, 15 inches. 

27 Pair of Iron Strozzi Lanterns Height, 22 inches. 

28 Staart Bench of Antique Oak 

With carved legs and bed, spiral braces, cane seat, with modern 
needlework cushion. 
A rare piece. 

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29 Six Terra Cotta Putti Panels 

After Donatello. Decorated in colors. 

30 Bronze Neptune Door-Knocker Height, 11 inches. 

31 French Empire Clock and Two Candelabra 

The clock with white marble base surmounted by a bronze 
figure; the candelabra with five lights each. 

Height of clock, 14 inches; height of candelabra, 21 inches, 

32 Antique Four-Fold Leather Screen 

Decorated with oval paintings, after George Morland. 

Height, 75 inches; width, 75 inches. 

33 Terra Cotta Bust of Filippo Strozzi 

Decorated in colors. Height, 20 inches. 

34 Pair of Antique Bronze Candelabra 

On a base of red marble stand two figures upholding three 
candle-branches. Height, 26 inches. 

35 Venetian Tabouret 

Supports shaped as human figures, shaped seat, carved and 

touched with gold, covered with red velour. 

Repetitions of originals in the Cathedral of St. Mark, Venice. 

36 William and Mary Walnut Chair 

High back, carved arms, and carved front brace. Back and 
seat covered with green velour. 

37 Louis XVI Tripod Jardiniere 

Of wood, carved with figures and garlands, having zinc lining. 

38 Antique Italian Sacristy Cabinet 

With carved pilasters, covered base, two drawers; the interior 
fitted with four small drawers with carved fronts. 

Height, 65 inches; width, 38 inches; depth, 20 inches. 

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39 Two Walnut English Gothic Chairs 

With carved back, having cane panel, cane seat, and carved 
front brace. 

40 Copper Hand-Chiseled Venetian Plaque Diameter, 17 inches. 

41 Pair of De Medici Vases 

Of terra cotta, decorated in gold and bronze. 

42 Antique Jewel Chest 

Of wood, with carved panels on three sides, button feet. 

Height, 12}/2 inches; length, 19 inches. 

43 Pair of Antique Oak Elizabethan Side-Chairs 

The backs carved and crested with urn of flowers and putti, 
with cane panel and seat. 

44 Gilt Torchere 

Of carved wood, shaped as a female figure upholding six clus- 
tered branches; on a triangular base carved in volutes. 
Large rose silk shade. Height, 87 inches. 

45 Louis XVI Mirror 

Wood frame, elaborately carved with ribbons and flowers, 
gilded. Height, 46 inches. 

46 Pair of Antique ItaUan Wall Sconces 

Of carved wood, gilded, with three lights; fitted for electricity. 

Height, 35 inches. 

47 Venetian Bronze Andirons 

With figure decorations. Height, 20 inches. 

48 Pair of Carved Wood Book-Holders 

Representing "Dante and Beatrice." In antique finish. 

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49 Four Antique Stucco Panels 

Of dancing cupids, after Donatello. 

Height, 19 inches; width, 27 inches. 

50 Louis XV Drawing-Room Table 

With carved wood frame, finished in powdered gold, with plate- 
glass top. 

51 Small Antique Roman Table 

Hexagonal in form, richly carved. Diameter, 24 inches. 

52 Terra Cotta Bust of Pietro Mellini 

Finished in natural colors. Life-size. 

53 Italian Renaissance Electric Lamp 

Of carved wood, gilded, having three lights. With golden 
brown silk shade. Height, 34 inches. 

54 Bronze Pompeian Statue of " Narcissus" Height, 15 inches. 

55 Bronze Figure of Agrippina Seated 

Height, 20 inches; width, 24 inches. 

56 Old Venetian Copper Plaque 

Decorated in repousse in various colors. Diameter, 22 inches. 

57 Louis XVI Walnut Reception Chair 

Frame carved, picked out in gold; the seat upholstered in 
damask. 

58 Pair of Adam Three-Light Sconces 

Of carved wood, finished in powdered gold, burnished; with 
red silk shades. Fitted for electricity. Height, 23 inches. 

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59 Roman Consol Table 

With support carved as the figure of a slave upholding the top; 
touched with gold. 

Length, 44 inches; depth, 20 inches; height, 41 inches. 

60 Louis XVI Shaving Stand 

Finished in enamel, with oval marble top, having triplicate 
mirror. Height, 62 inches; width, 25 inches; depth, 15 inches. 

61 Empire Standard Mirror 

With small drawer. 

62 Antique Cademese Hall Table 

Length, 59 inches; width, 31 inches. 

63 Antique Roman Walnut Coffer 

Richly carved in panels; separated by three figure pilasters; 
paw-feet; with secret lock. Length, 50 inches; width, 24 inches. 

64 Antique de Medici Poltrona 

Covered with brown leather tooled in gold, with coat of arms. 

65 Pair of Georgian Bronze Andirons 

With antique silver finish. Height, 26 inches. 

66 Charles n Walnut Armchair 

Richly carved uprights, with crown crest and carved front 
brace. Cane seat and back, with seat cushion of silk velour. 

67 Oak Gibbon Seat 

The frame richly carved, covered with modem petite point 
needlework. 

68 Mahogany Reversible Top Card-Table 

Decorated with marquetry. Diameter, 34 inches. 

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69 Elizabethan Oak Armchair 

Carved back, crested with scrolls; the arms terminating in 
grotesque heads, with turned braces. 

70 Pair of Pompeian Wood Jardinieres 

With copper lining. 

71 Pair of Venetian Bronze Andirons 

Surmounted with lions and armorial bearings. 

72 Walnut Savonarola Armchair 

With richly carved back, with panel of the Monk in his cell. 
Carved arms and feet. 

73 Antique Giovanni di Bologna Table 

With triangular supports, carved; having paw-feet and octag- 
onal top. Diameter, 48 inches. 

74 Terra Cotta Bust of David, after Donatello 

Bronze finish. Height, 12 inches. 

75 Chippendale Mahogany Bergere 

High back, with carved legs and arms; the back and seat 
covered in brown and black damask. 

76 Italian Renaissance Torchere in Antique Gold 

Carved wood standard on a triangular base, decorated with 
griffins. Six lights, with golden brown silk shade. 

77 Antique Mantel Mirror, in the Adam Style 

With carved frame and arched top. 

Height, 4-2 inches; width, 54 inches. 

78 George n Walnut Armchair 

With carved frame, and arms terminating in ram's-heads. 
Seat and back covered with tapestry. 

78a Side-Chair to Match 

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79 Antique Bolognese Coffano 

Carved with armorial bearings, supported by scrolls and foliage; 
resting on paw-feet. (Has been restored.) 

80 Antique Chippendale Tilt-Top Table 

Round top, carved with ivy-leaf border; spread Dutch feet. 

81 Terra Cotta Bust of Napoleon I 

In cocked hat, bronze finish. Height, 18 inches. 

82 Pair of Antique Chiociola Armchairs 

With cabriole legs, covered in red damask with silk braid stripes. 
These chairs are the same as those used in the Vatican in 
the Pope's Audience Chamber. 

83 Oak Chippendale Three-Back Settee 

With cabriole legs carved, ball and claw-feet, and carved backs. 
The seat covered with needlework tapestry. 

84 Chippendale Armchair to Match 

85 Chippendale Side-Chair to Match 

86 Antique Italian Mantel Mirror 

With carved urn top, touched with gold. 

Height, 27 inches; width, 53 inches. 

87 Mahogany Van Dyck Chair 

The back richly carved, slip seat covered with leather. 

88 Pair of Bronze Andirons 

Decorated with Egyptian figures. Height, 39)4. inches. 

89 Antique Italian Armchair 

High back, with carved scroll finials, carved arms and turned 
braces. The seat and back covered with Italian brocade. 

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90 Pair of Roman Wall Sconces 

Of carved wood, finished in powdered gold. 

91 Antique Armchair 

Carved with scrolls, touched with gold; the uprights termi- 
nating in spread eagles. Back and seat covered with Gobelin 
tapestry. 

92 Antique Walnut Florentine Table 

With carved base, five carved column supports. 

Length, 39 inches; width, 19 inches. 

93 Antique Italian Dolphin Armchair 

Crested with two carved and gilded eagles. Carved arms and 
turned braces; seat and back covered with Genoese cut 
velvet. 

94 Antique Italian Mirror 

Round glass with architectural frame of carved wood. 

Height, 27 inches. 

95 Louis XIV Armchair 

With carved arms; seat and back covered with old tapestry. 

Very fine specimen. 

96 Mahogany Empire Dressing Table 

With oval mirror, one large and four small drawers, with gilt 
bronze mountings. Height, 59 inches; width, 43 inches. 

97 Antique EngUsh Chest of Drawers 

With side columns, three drawers; finished in Chinese lacquer 
with gilt decorations. 

Height, 39 inches; width, 49 inches; depth, 24 inches. 

98 Antique Lacquered Mirror to Match 

Height, 39 inches; width, 26 inches. 
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99 Four-Fold Florentine Screen 

Walnut frame, carved in panels, with the coat of arms of Flor- 
ence; lined with red silk. Height, 77 inches; width, 96 inches. 

100 Louis XVI Pedestal 

With carved frame and bottom shelf of cane; marble top; 
finished in powdered gold. Diameter, 14 inches. 

101 Terra Cotta Bust of Marie Antoinette 

Finished in color. Height, 31 inches. 

102 Louis XVI Drawing-Room Table 

With carved legs and brace, having urn finial and round top. 

Diameter, 20 inches. 

103 Louis XVI Three-Fold Screen 

Carved wood frame enameled, with mirror panels; lower part 
filled with rose silk, plaited. 

Height, 62 inches; width, 62 inches. 

104 Antique Italian Torchere 

Of carved wood, gilded, and touched with color; with four 
lights and golden brown silk shade. Fitted for electricity. 

Height, 88 inches. 

105 Antique Roman Pedestal 

The shaft carved as an Egyptian figure; round top. 

106 Antique Figure of Hercules 

With marble base. (Base chipped.) Height, 35 inches. 

107 Antique Italian Mirror 

With carved wood frame, finished in black and gold. 

Height, 58 inches; width, 43 inches. 

108 Antique Louis XVI Armchair 

Seat and back covered with denim. 

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109 Charles n Antique Oak Settee 

Double chair-back, richly carved with cane panels and cane 
seat; carved front brace and spiral uprights. 

110 Antique Florentine Consol Table 

With round corner columns and bottom shelf, richly inlaid 
in a pattern of scrolls. 

111 Terra Cotta Bust of Richelieu 

Finished in colors. Height, 32 inches. 

112 Antique Italian Walnut Armchair 

With carved arms; the top crested with gilt scrolls; scroll- 
feet. Back and seat covered with figured velvet. 

113 Charles II Oak Rectangular Table 

The bed carved and pierced in a design of cupids and scrolls, 
with spiral braces and legs. 

Length, 44 inches; width, 25 inches. 

114 William and Mary Walnut Chaise Longue 

With carved end and front braces. 

115 Roman Mantel Mirror 

Frame carved with scrolls and winged grotesques; finished in 
gold. Height, 60 inches; width, 56 inches. 

116 Antique Spanish Leather Four-Fold Screen, Painted 

Subject: "The Entry of Charles II into London." 

Height, 78 inches; width, 92 inches. 

117 Wahiut Savonarola Armchair 

The back carved with lions and armorial bearings, the arm 
rests with lion-heads. 

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118 Antique Majolica Orcio 

Decorated in colors. Height, 19 inches. 

119 Pair of Adam Wall-Lights 

Of carved wood, with mirror-paneled backs, having two lights 
finished in powdered gold; fitted for electricity. 

120 Antique William and Mary Armchair 

With carved front legs, brace and arms; covered with brown 
velour; trimmed with silk fringe. 

121 Side-Chair to Match 

122 Terra Cotta Figure of Dante Seated in Meditation 

In bronze finish. Height, 29 inches. 

123 Repetition of Dante's Folding-Chair 

The arms carved with leaves, the leather seat and back tooled 
with gold. 

124 Antique Elizabethan Trousseau Chest 

On stand of carved wood. The chest covered with leather, 
painted, and having applied carved wood garlands at front 
and ends. With chiseled brass handles. 

125 Wahvut Prie-Dieu 

Carved frame of antique finish, covered with green velvet. 

126 Pair of Antique Andirons 

Of wrought iron. Height, 70 inches. 

Very rare. 

127 Seven Mahogany Chairs 

With carved front legs; the backs and slip seats covered with 
denim. 

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No. 129. ANTIQUE CHIPPENDALE SOFA 




No. S31. JACOBEAN OAK SIDEBOARD 



128 Antique Iron Fanale 

From an old palace at Cademo, Italy. Height, 64 inches. 

129 Antique Chippendale Sofa 

Elaborately carved, with lion-head arm rests, three front legs 
carved with lion-heads; the seat and back covered with 
figured horsehair; the top crested with scrolls. 
(See Illustration.) 

130 Chinese Cliippendale Writing Desk of Mahogany 

The front carved with fretwork; with four small drawers, fret 
gallery and carved X brace. 

Length, 35 inches; width, 22}4 inches. 

131 Chinese Chippendale Hanging Mirror to Match 

Height, 42 inches; width, 25 inches. 

132 Antique Wrought-Iron Stand, with Large Copper Jardiniere 

(2 pieces.) Height, 51 inches; diameter, 27 inches. 

133 Two Louis XVI Half-Round Commodes 

Of violet wood, with marquetry borders and gray marble 

tops; having three central drawers and two side cupboards. 

Height, 39 inches; width, 56 inches; depth, 24 inches. 

134 Elizabethan Walnut Side-Chair. 

With carved back and cane seat. 

135 Henry U Wahiut Centre Table 

With four legs, having the top and undershelf of cane. 

Diameter, 24 inches, 

136 Bronze Torchere, after Giovanni di Bologna's Merciny 

Fitted for electricity, with three lights and red silk shade. 

Height, 42 inches. 

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137 Antique Iron Jewel Coffer 

With Venetian relief decoration; having secret lock. 

138 Italian Walnut Armchair 

The seat and back covered with brown leather, tooled with the 
De Medici coat of arms in gold and finished with brass- 
headed nails. 

139 Venetian Walnut Library Table 

With carved edge and elaborately carved supports, decorated 
in polychrome. Length, 73 inches; width, 37 inches. 

140 Terra Cotta Etruscan Tabouret 

Replica of one in the Palazzo Borghese, Rome. In bronze 
finish. Height, 18 inches. 

141 Pair of Adam Two-Light Sconces 

Of carved wood, finished in powdered gold. Height, 35inches. 

142 Antique Florentine Mirror 

Divided by upright columns into three panels; the frame 
inlaid, having a carved crest gilded. 

143 Louis XVI Drawing-Room Suite 

Consisting of sofa and four armchairs. The frames carved 
with foliage and gilded; covered with French tapestry. 

144 Antique Louis XVI Mirror 

The frame carved with elaborate crest. Applied carving of 
basket of flowers at the base. Gilded. 

Height, 88 inches; width, 39 inches. 

145 Pair of Antique Venetian Iron Gates 

Each — Height, 90 inches; width, 42 inches. 
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146 Antique Georgian Chest of Drawers 

With shaped front, decorated in a marquetry pattern of birds 
and flowers. 

Height, 41 inches; length, 50 inches; width, 26 inches. 

147 Antique Italian Renaissance Credenza 

Having cupboard base with two doors. Carved. 

148 Walnut Hall Table 

The supports richly carved, having claw-feet. 

Length, 77 inches; width, 33 inches. 

149 Pair of Antique Carved Wood Lions 

Life-size; finished in gold. Height, 65 inches. 

From the Bernard! Palace, Venice. 

150 Antique Throne-Chair 

With carved columns, supporting a pediment with broken 
arch top; the arms carved with children's heads; the seat 
with armorial bearings. 

Height, 62 inches; width, 32 inches. 
From the Church of Madonna D'Angeli, Florence, Italy. 

151 Antique Walnut Throne-Chair 

High square back, crested with carved escutcheon, having 
carved arms, front and side braces. Back and seat covered 
with red velvet, studded with brass nails in double rows. 



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SECOND SESSION 

Tuesday Afternoon, March 17, 1914, at 2:30 o'clock 

ANTIQUE LANTERNS, BUSTS, VASES, 

CANDELABRA, ANDIRONS, TAPESTRIES, 

CONSOLS, CREDENZAS, BUFFETS, AND CHAIRS 

152 Silver-Plated Sugar Bowl 

Of rococo design. 

153 Antique Gondola Lantern 

Of copper; fitted for electricity. Height, 16 inches. 

154 Istrian Stone Symbol 

Circular in form, with spread eagle in relief. Diameter, 10 inches. 

155 Pair of Antique Copper Holy-Water Basins Height, 1 7 inches. 

156 Antique Bronze Candelabrum 

With modern glass shade. Height, 23 inches. 

157 Pair of Terra Cotta Relief Plaques 

Subject, "Madonna, Child and Saints." 

Height, 14 inches; width, 10 inches. 

158 Pair of Silver-Plated Coasters 

159 Cut-Glass Salad Bowl Diameter, 8 inches. 

160 Pair of Blue-and- White Majolica Vases 

Urn-shaped, with side handles; having landscape decoration 
in blue. Height, 14 inches. 

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161 Pair of Carved Wood Book-Holders 

Of De Medici arms design, with polychrome decoration. 

162 Antique Walnut Hall-Chair 

Elaborately carved. 

163 Terra Cotta Bust 

Subject, "A Young Woman with Grape Leaves in Her Hair." 

164 Pair of Adam Two-Light Wall Sconces 

Of carved wood, shaped as urns; fitted for electricity. 

Height, 31 inches. 

165 Venetian Mirror, Representing Fortune 

Star-shaped glass, set in carved cupid frame, gilded. 

166 Italian Lamp 

Of carved wood, having paw-feet; stem decorated with ram's- 
heads; hexagonal red silk shade; fitted for electricity. 

Height, 28 inches. 

167 Small Terra Cotta Jardiniere 

168 Antique Copper Plaque 

Repousse with Saint George and the Dragon. 

Diameter, 33 inches. 

169 Louis XVI Wahiut Chair 

Frame carved and picked out in gold, upholstered in damask. 

170 Antique Mirror, Style Henry n 

Height, 25 inches; width, 23 inches. 

171 Empire Consol Table 

Of mahogany, with undershelf and marble top. 

172 Sheraton Mahogany Wine-Cooler 

Lined with copper. 

Height, 22 inches; width, 20 inches; length, 29 inches. 

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173 Six Mahogany Dining-Chairs 

One armchair and five side-chairs; the seats covered with 
green leather. 

174 Pair of Georgian Andirons 

With melon tops; silver finish. Height, 33 inches. 

175 Louis XVI Walnut Chair 

The frame carved and picked out in gold, the seat and back 
of cane. 

176 Louis XV Three-Fold Screen 

With carved frame, and top panels set with mirrors; the 
lower part filled with damask. 

177 Mahogany Chippendale Tilt-Top Table 

Square top, with pierced and carved rim and carved pedestal 
and feet. Top, 24 inches. 

178 Pair of Silver-Plated Three-Light Candelabra 

With embossed stem and two spiral branches with urn cups 
and central flame finial. Height, 21 inches. 

179 Charles 11 Three-Back Settee 

Carved backs and arms, with cane back-panel and cane seat. 

180 Armchair to Match 

181 Side-Chair to Match 

182 Antique Italian Credenza 

Of walnut, with corner columns and carved paw-feet and two 
cupboard doors. 

Length, 57 inches; height, 41 inches; depth, 24 inches. 
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183 Brome Neptune Door-Kaocker 

Height, 15 inches. 
Repetition of original in the Doge's Palace, Venice. 

184 Antique Oak Jardiniere with Pedestal 

Brass-bound, with zinc lining. 

Height, 34 inches; diameter, 19 inches. 

185 Another, Similar Height, 37 inches; diameter, 13 inches. 

186 Another, Similar Height, 24 inches; diameter, 13 inches. 

187 Georgian Table 

Elaborately carved and decorated in polychrome, touched 
with gold. Length, 68 inches; width, 16 inches. 

188 Pair of Antique Andirons 

Of wrought iron with bronze balls. Height, 46 inches. 

189 Georgian Mirror 

Round glass in architectural carved wood frame. 

Height, 37 inches; width, 27 inches. 

190 Louis XVI Two-Light Sconces 

Of carved wood with cane panels, gilded ; fitted for electricity. 

191 Cheval Glass, in the Adam Style 

Satinwood, with rounded top and painted decoration. 

192 Pair of Vase-shaped Sheffield Coasters Height, 5 inches. 

193 Louis XVI Two-Light Sconces 

Of carved wood with cane panels, finished in powdered gold; 
fitted for electricity. 

194 Antique Italian Carved Coffer 

Decorated with cupids in relief on four sides; after Donatello. 
Secret lock. Length, 27 inches; height, 24 inches. 

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195 Mahogany Cabinet in Slieraton Style 

Inlaid with a scroll pattern, having one door and two secret 
drawers. 

Height, 64 inches; width 49 inches; depth, 19 inches i 

196 Oil Painting: Portrait of a Cleric in a Red Robe 

Canvas. Height, 30 inches; width, 25 inches. 

197 Pair of Antique Satinwood Armchairs in the Adam Style 

Frames carved; seat and oval backs covered with green 
damask. 

198 Italian Renaissance Electric Lamp 

Of carved wood, gilded, with golden brown silk shade; having 
four lights. Height, 36 inches. 

199 Mahogany Sheraton Buffet 

Having three drawers, two side bottle compartments and 
drop-front section with sliding trays. 

200 Mantel Mirror, in the Adam Style 

Frame of carved wood, with urn top with drapery, in antique 
gold finish. Height, 54 inches; width, 60 inches. 

201 Decorative Oil Painting: Portrait of a Court Lady 

Oval. In original frame. 

Height, 30 inches; width, 22 inches. 

202 Sheraton Mahogany Armchair 

With inlaid decoration. 

203 Sheraton Mahogany Buffet 

With cupboard, one drawer and two bottle compartments. 

Height, 44 inches; length, 54 inches; depth, 21 inches. 

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204 Pair of Silver-Plated Three-Light Candelabra 

With fluted column stem and spiral branches with urn cups 
and central torch finial. Height, 21 inches. 

205 Carved Wood Box 

The sides richly decorated with birds, fruit and grotesques in 
gold and polychrome. 

206 Two Sconces, in the Adam Style 

Of carved wood, gilded, having two lights with mirror backs; 
fitted for electricity. Height, 37 inches. 

207 Bronze Book-Holders 

Representing Dante and Beatrice. 

208 Antique Italian Mirror 

With carved wood frame, crested with scrolls, gilded. 

Height, 45 inches; width, 24 inches. 

209 Terra Cotta Orcio 

With relief decoration, gilded. 

210 Sheraton Mahogany Side-Chair 

211 Pair of Bronze Andirons 

Decorated with figures. 

Originals in the Palace della Dogana, Venice. 

212 Mahogany Sheraton Buffet 

With inlaid satinwood bands. 

Height, 44 inches; length, 54 inches; depth, 21 inches. 

213 Small Antique Tapestry Fragment 

(Somewhat worn.) Height, 4 feet; width, 2 feet 10 inches. 

214 Antique Tapestry 

Figure subject. Height, 9 feet 1 inch; width, 6 feet 3 inches. 

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Nu. 216. ANTIQUE TAPESTRY 
"Meeting of Solomon and the Queen of Sheba' 



215 Antique Tapestry Fragment 

Figure subject. Height, 8 feet 6 inches; width, 4 feet 3 inches. 

216 Antique Flemish Tapestry 

Subject, "Solomon and the Queen of Sheba." 

Height, 7 feet 11 inches; width, 5 feet 10 inches. 
(See Illustration.) 

217 Antique Tapestry 

Showing a figure of the Queen standing. With foliage border 
and verdure background. 

Height, 10 feet 10 inches; width, 5 feet 3 inches. 

218 Antique Tapestry 

Subject, "The Queen in Chains." With unusually fine 
border. Height, 9 feet 6 inches; width, 7 feet' 1 inch. 

(See Illustration.) 

219 Georgian Living-Room Table 

Of mahogany, with carved edge, and bed and two column 
supports richly carved. Length, 72 inches; width, 37 inches. 

220 Italian Coffano 

Richly carved with flowers and scrolls, resting on paw-feet. 
Length, 64 inches; height, 28 inches; depth, 24 inches. 
From the Palazzo Violi, Bologna. 

221 Hampton Court Jacobean Buffet 

Of carved oak, having one long drawer. 

Height, 49 inches; length, 50 inches; depth, 22 inches. 

222 Pair of Antique Oval Mirrors 

The frames carved in a pattern of scrolls and gilded. 

Height, 31 inches. 

223 Antique Barrel-Top Chest 

Covered with leather and bordered with double rows of brass 
nails. Length, 43 inches; width, 24 inches; depth, 21 inches. 

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No. 218. ANTIQUE TAPESTRY 
"Queen of Sheba in Chains" 



224 Antique Chippendale Tilt-top Table 

With carved border and legs. Diameter, 30 inches. 

225 Walnut Chair, in French Renaissance Style 

With carved uprights and figure arm supports, with wood 
panel back and seat. 

226 William and Mary Bench 

With low carved legs; the seat covered with modern petit 
point needlework tapestry. 

Length, 30 inches; width, 14 inches; height, 7 inches. 

227 Terra Cotta Bust of a Vestal 

In antique finish, with ivory face. Height, 20 inches. 

228 Florentine Walnut Chest of Drawers 

With carved corner columns and moulded front, having three 
drawers with carved figure pulls. 

Height, 40 inches; length, 60 inches; width, 25 inches. 

229 Antique Steel Helmet 

With engraved decoration. 

230 Antique Louis XV Throne-Chair 

Gilded and painted with Boucher panels and covered with 
rose damask. 

231 Antique Venetian Hanging Mirror 

With carved frame, finished in color and bronze. 

232 Walnut Secretary, in Italian Renaissance Style 

With side columns, carved panels, drop front; the inside 
fitted with drawers. 

Height, 62 inches; width, 36 inches; depth, 16 inches. 

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233 Pair of Bracket Wall-Lights 

Of carved wood, shaped as cornucopias and gilded. 

234 Pair of Terra Cotta Jardinieres 

Decorated with classic figures and finished in colors. 

Height, 11 inches. 

235 Pair of Antique Mahogany Chairs 

The seats covered with needlework. 

236 Pair of Antique Florentine Basket Andirons 

237 Antique Italian Desk 

Shaped as a chest on legs; elaborately carved, with drop front 
and hinged top; the inside fitted with numerous drawers 
and compartments. 

238 Italian Armchair 

With high back, carved arms and brace; the seat and back 
covered with tapestry. 

239 Henry H Walnut Toilet Stool 

With cane seat. Top, 1 7 inches square. 

240 Pair of Bronze Wall-Lights, after Sansovino Model 

Fitted for electricity, with red silk shades. 

241 High-Back Hall Seat 

The front carved with scrolls, the back with hippogriffs and 
armorial bearings, the arms with winged sphinxes. 

242 Doge's Walnut Armchair 

The arms carved with amorini and supported by Nubian 
figures, the seat and back covered with green figured velvet. 

243 Standard Card Receiver 

Of carved wood, shaped as a cupid holding a platter; finished 
in black and gilt. (Restored.) 

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244 Mahogany Chippendale Stool 

With carved legs, ball and claw-feet; the top covered with 
red leather. 

245 Giovanni di Bologna Table 

With three carved-figure column supports and hexagonal top. 

Diameter, 32 inches. 

246 Antique Louis XVI Chalice 

The standard of gilt metal with cup of silver. 

Height, 11 inches. 

247 Carrara Marble Bust of Embriachi, by S. Vanni 

The subject was a Florentine craftsman and artist of the 
Fourteenth Century. Signed, and dated 1858. 

Height, 14 inches. 

248 Two Antique Terra Cotta Figures 

"The Cobbler" and "The Cobbler's Wife." Finished in 
color. Unusual pieces. Height, 22 inches. 

249 Elizabethan Three-Back Settee 

The backs and front braces carved with urns of flowers sup- 
ported by putti. Length, 64 inches; height, 50 inches. 

250 Pair of Terra Cotta Panels 

Of Luca della Robbia's "Singing Boys," in blue and white. 

Height, 18 inches; width, 12 inches. 

251 Florentine High-Back Armchair 

With carved arms and turned braces; seat and back covered 
with red damask. 

252 Terra Cotta Wall Bracket 

Decorated in color and gold. 

253 Antique Steel Breastplate, Lined 

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254 Antique Chest of Drawers 

With marquetry decoration, violet wood veneer, and bronze 
pulls. Height, 39 inches; width, 49 inches; depth, 24 inches. 

255 Pair of Terra Cotta Vases 

Of Egyptian style, with fluted sides, mask handles and cat- 
feet; finished in green and gold. 

256 Gothic Walnut Pedestal 

With carved lower shelf. Height, 39 inches. 

257 Terra Cotta Bust of Dante 

In ivory finish. Height, 21 inches. 

258 Bronze Crown 

Of large size, and finely wrought. 

259 Two Terra Cotta Jardinieres 

Of De Medici design, with grouped lions about the base; 
in natural finish; enameled zinc lining. 

260 William and Mary Walnut Lowboy 

With cabriole legs, goat-feet, two large and four small drawers 
with brass drop-pulls. 

Height, 36 inches; width, 47 inches; depth, 26 inches. 

261 Terra Cotta Head of Lorenzo de Medici Height, 12 inches. 

262 High-Back Italian Armchair 

The uprights terminating in carved wood scrolls, gilded; the 
seat and back covered with red and gold damask. 

263 Oak Jacobean Seat 

With carved arms, legs and front brace, cane seat and back. 

264 Armchair to Match 

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265 Side-Chair to Match 

266 Walnut Centre-Table 

The bed carved; the top supported by five columns, joined 
by a circular brace. Diameter, 4 feet 8 inches. 

267 Pair of Florentine Armchairs 

Uprights carved with scrolls and gilded; the top crested, seat 
and back covered with figured velvet in green and gold. 

268 Pair of Bronze Andirons 

With figures of Roman Emperors. Height, 45 inches. 

269 Terra Cotta Umbrella Jar or Garden Vase 

With relief decoration. 

270 Flemish Oak Armchair 

The uprights carved with lions holding shields, carved arms 
and back; the seat covered with blue velour. 

271 Antique Chippendale Mirror 

The frame carved and crested with urn of flowers. 

Height, 56 inches; width, 34 inches. 

272 Mahogany Georgian Sofa 

With carved arms and front brace; seat and back covered 
with blue and buflF figured velour. 

273 Armchair to Match 

274 Terra Cotta Roman Garden Vase, with Cover 

275 Mahogany Jardiniere, in the Adam Style 

Painted with garlands of flowers and copper-lined. 

Height, 37 inches; width, 13 inches. 

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No. 278. CHINESE CHIPPENDALE MIRROR 



276 Satinwood Cabinet, in the Adam Style 

Painted with medallions and garlands, having lattice-doors, 
lined with blue silk damask. 

Height, 70 inches; width, 43 inches; depth, 15 inches. 

277 Satinwood Oval Table 

The top laid in radiating sections, each painted with medallions 
bound by ribbons to central Boucher panel; taper legs. 

Length, 93 inches; width, 27 inches. 

278 Chinese Chippendale Mirror 

The frame carved in a pattern of scrolls, with panel border 
and carved birds and figures finished in powdered gold. An 
extraordinary example of early craftsmanship. 

Height, 83 inches; width, 47 inches. 
(See Illustration.) 

279 Gibbon Seat 

With carved frame, legs and brace; finished in powdered gold; 
seat covered with red silk velvet. 

Length, 67 inches; height, 19 inches; width, 22 inches. 

280 Mahogany Chippendale Centre-Table 

Cabriole legs with ball and claw-feet, and elaborately carved 
apron and pie-crust rim. 

Length, 37 inches; width, 26 inches. 

281 Set of Four Antique Lacquered Side-Chairs 

With gilt decoration and cane seats. Period about 1800. 

282 Large Majolica Garden Vase 

Invested in green glaze with relief garlands, having two 
handles. Height, 34 inches. 

283 Louis XVI Consol Table 

Legs and bed carved, finished in powdered gold, with marble 
top. Width, 35 inches. 

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284 Miiror to Match Height, 67 inches; width, 32 inches. 

285 Louis XVI Table 

With fluted bed, carved legs, curved double brace; finished 
in powdered gold; with Sienna marble top. 

286 Antique Suit of Chinese Armor 

With red masque. 

287 Antique Roman Round Table 

With four legs carved as figures of children. 

Diameter, 33 inches. 

288 Antique Statue of St. Christopher 

Of carved wood, finished in color and gilt. Height, 48 inches. 

289 Terra Cotta Bust of Ajax Height, 14 inches. 

290 Martha Washington Mahogany Worktable 

With three drawers; in Victorian finish, with painted 
decoration. 

291 Large Antique Roman Mirror 

The frame elaborately carved with scrolls and garlands, the 
top terminating in an urn of flowers; scroll base with 
mirror panels. (Glass cracked at bottom.) 

Height, 93 inches; width, 46 inches. 

292 Pair Adam Wall-Lights 

Of carved wood, gilded and decorated with painted medallions. 
Fitted for electricity. Height, 41 inches. 

293 Satinwood Consol Table, in Adam Design 

Half round; top inlaid in various woods; the bed decorated 
with festooned drapery. 

294 Satinwood Folding-Top Card-Table 

Painted with scrolls and garlands. Top extended. 

32 inches square. 

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295 Satinwood Armchair 

With spindle back, painted decoration, and rush seat. 

296 Side-Chair to Match 

297 Antique Satinwood Secretary Bookcase 

With drop front, three bottom drawers and cabinet top; 
painted with garlands and medallions. 

Height, 77 inches; width, 32 inches; depth, 1 7 inches. 

298 Satinwood Tripod Jardiniere, in the Adam Style 

The sides painted with trophies; zinc lining. 

299 Satinwood Chest of Drawers 

With swell front, having four drawers with brass drop handles, 
inlaid border bands; top and front painted with garlands 
and medallions. 

Height, 42 inches; width, 42 inches; depth, 20 inches. 

300 Satinwood Bergere, in the Adam Style 

With painted medallions, cane seat and back; with green 
damask cushion. 

301 Antique Chinese Chippendale Tea-Table 

With shaped undershelf; finished in red lacquer with gilt 
decoration. 

302 Antique Lacquered Mirror Height, 66'inches; width, 30 inches. 

303 Set of Eight Red Lacquered Chippendale Chairs 

With cabriole legs, duck-feet; finished in red lacquer with 
gilt Chinese decorations. The seats covered with the original 
red mohair plush. 

304 Antique Roman Brazier 

Bronze tripod, with loose copper bowl set in. 

Height, 30 inches; diameter, 19 inches. 

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305 Antique Chinese Chippendale Armchair 

Geometrical fret back with carved crest and legs and wood 
seat. 

306 Louis XVI Piano Bench 

The frame carved with ribbons and garlands; cane seat and 
oval end-panels; finished in powdered gold. 

307 Four-Fold Spanish Illuminated Leather Screen 

Height, 75 inches; width, 92 inches. 

308 Venetian Walnut Chair 

With polychrome decoration. 

309 Satinwood Victorian Armchair 

Pierced spindle back with painted decoration, and rush seat. 

310 Mahogany Chippendale Mirror 

The frame in three upright panels, carved in scrolls, with 
hanging rose garlands at the sides; finished in powdered 
gold. Height, 82 inches; width, 38 inches. 

311 Mahogany Oval-Back Armchair 

The frame carved with foliage; the back crested with an urn; 
seat covered with rose damask. (Worn.) 

312 Pair of Antique Iron Strozzi Lanterns 

With wall brackets; bronze finish. Fitted for electricity. 

Height, 39 inches. 

313 Mahogany Fire-Screen 

Frame decorated with marquetry; panel covered with rose 
velvet. 

314 Venetian Armchair 

Arms and supports carved; seat and back covered with rose 
damask. 

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315 Georgian Mirror 

Frame of carved wood in scrolls, with broken arch top. 

Height, 64 inches; width, 37 inches. 

316 Louis XVI Oval Table 

Finished in powdered gold, with Sienna marble top. 

317 Pair of Antique Iron Candle-Holders 

With gilt-leaf decoration. Height, 5 inches, 

318 Terra Cotta Bust of the Dying Gladiator 

Finished in verd-antique bronze. Height, 25}4 inches. 

319 Florentine Lamp 

Of carved wood, shaped as a dolphin; finished in bronze; red 
silk shade. 

320 Pair of Mahogany Chippendale Side-Chairs 

Slat backs carved, the seats covered with figured haircloth. 

321 Antique Consol Commode, in the Adam Style 

Of satinwood, with round corners, side columns, two cup- 
boards and two drawers; painted with garlands and panels. 
Height, 39 inches; width, 75 inches; depth, 22 inches. 
(See Illustration.) 

322 Antique Florentine Walnut Throne-Chair 

With side columns supporting a projecting cornice, richly 
carved; hinged box seat. 

323 Antique Roman Armchair 

Of wrought iron, with leather seat. 



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THIRD SESSION 

Wednesday Afternoon, March 18, 1914, at 2:30 o'clock 

ANTIQUE CHIPPENDALE, ADAM AND EMPIRE 
FURNITURE; ALSO PIECES OF THE LOUIS XV 
AND LOUIS XVI PERIODS, BRONZE AND TERRA 
COTTA BUSTS, ANTIQUE ARMOR, VENETIAN 
GATES, POMPEIAN VASES AND JARDINIERES 

324 Pair of Terra Cotta Panels, after Delia Robbia 

Of playing chfldren, in blue and white. 

Height, 12 inches; tndtk, 10 inches. 

325 Brass Umbrella Jar 

326 Two Louis XVI Trays 

Of carved wood, gilded. Diameter, 19 inches. 

327 English Oak Jardiniere 

Brass bound, with zinc lining. 

Height, 37 inches; diameter, 12 inches. 

328 Antique Wax Figure of Madonna and Child 

In original carved frame. Oval. 

Height, 11 inches; midth, 9 inches. 

329 Pair of Jacobean Footstools 

With rush seats. 

330 Pair of Adam Wall-Ii^ts 

Of carved wood, with two lights, finished in powdered gold; 
fitted for electricity. Height, 33 inches. 



331 Three Empire Mahogany Side-Chairs 

The seats covered with red damask. 

332 Two Bronze Lion-Head Door-Enockers 

333 Giovanni di Bologna Table 

With legs carved as winged sphinxes, gilded. On a triangular 
base, having ebony top of octagonal form. 

Diameter, 45 inches; height, 32 inches. 

334 Terra Cotta Bust of Girrolamo Benevieni Height, 12 inches. 

335 Two Terra Cotta Panels, after Donatello 

Height, 17 inches; width, 43 inches. 

336 Bronze Bust of "Cosmos" 

With marble base; heroic size. Signed "Trongana." 

337 Antique Venetian Chair 

With carved and painted decoration, and rush seat. 

338 Antique Chest of Drawers 

Decorated in marquetry, with marble top, having four 
drawers. 

Height, 38 inches; width, 51 inches; depth, 25 inches. 

339 Pair of Dutch Antique Copper Jardinieres 

340 Small Antique Spinning-Wheel 

341 Armchair in the Adam Style 

Slat back and arms, decorated with painted garlands; rush 
seat. 

342 Louis XVI Consol Commode 

Carved with garlands and wreathes; finished in gold with 
marble top. 

Height, 39 inches; width, 29 inches; depth, 17 inches. 

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343 Antique Silver Sugar-Bowl 

With finial shaped as two doves. Marked with monogram. 

Weight, 13 ounces. 

344 Cantigali Pitcher 

With lotos flower decoration in rose color. Height, 13 inches. 

345 Ivory Satin Table-Cover 

With embroidered border, edged with silver fringe. 

346 Antique Chest of Drawers 

With serpentine front, finished in rosewood veneer, having 
four drawers. 

Length, 50 inches; width, 24 inches; height, 37 inches. 

347 Terra Cotta Barberini Vase 

With white figure decoration in relief on a black ground. 

Height, 8 inches. 

348 Set of Six Victorian Chairs — Two Armchairs and Four Side- 

Chairs 

High backs, carved, with gold decoration; cane seats and 
backs. 

349 Mahogany Chinese Chippendale Tea-Table 

With lattice legs, carved bed and detached oval tray with 
fret gallery. 

350 Pair of Bolognese Chairs 

With turned uprights and braces, and rush seat. 

351 Suit of Steel Armor of Savoy 

Complete with shield and sword, on a carved wood stand. 

352 Mahogany Hanging Mirror with Marquetry Frame 

Height, 39 inches; width, 22 inches. 
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353 Oak Library Table in French Renaissance Style 

Bed and supports richly carved. 

Length, 65 inches; width, 35 inches. 

354 Terra Cotta Bust of St. Lawrence, after Donatello 

From original in the Church of San Lorenzo, Florence. 

Height, 18 inches. 

355 Florentine Sliding Book-Holder 

Carved with eagles. 

356 Venetian Mirror 

Of easel form; framed in carved wood, gilded. 

Height, 32 inches. 

357 Terra Cotta Umbrella Jar 

With Etruscan finish. 

358 Hexagonal Hanging Lantern 

Of carved wood; fitted for electricity. 

359 Venetian Chest, Fitted as a Buffet 

With carved front, supported by two lions. 

Length, 65 inches; height, 49 inches. 

360 Terra Cotta Figure Plaque 

Finished in bronze patine. 

Height, 21 inches; width, 36 inches. 

361 Oak Oval-Shaped Jardiniere, Copper-Lined 

Height, 37 inches; diameter, 13 inches. 

362 Mahogany Jardiniere, Similar 

363 Pair of Louis XVI Wall-Lights 

Shield-shaped frames, elaborately carved with scrolls and 
foliage, enclosing mirrors. Two branches. 

Height, 47 inches; width, 25 inches. 
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364 Louis XVI Annchair 

The frame carved in relief and gilded; seat and back covered 
with rose brocade. 

365 Antique Lacquered Mirror 

Frame lacquered and decorated in gilt. 

Height, 39 inches; width, 19 inches. 

366 Mahogany Chippendale Tea-Table 

With latticed bed and cross braces. 

367 Louis XVI Combination Barometer and Thermometer 

Set in a carved wood frame, gilded. 

Height, 45 inches; width, 16 inches. 

368 Louis XV Cabinet 

With violet wood veneer panels, elaborate ormolu mountings, 
mirror back and crystal shelves. 

Height, 74 inches; width, 29 inches; depth, 18 inches. 

369 Antique Chair, in the Adam Style 

With painted back and rush seat. (Seat broken.) 

370 Louis XV Ottoman 

With carved frame, finished in white and gold enamel, and 
covered with brocade. 

371 Suit of Steel Armor 

Complete with shield and sword. Height, 88 inches. 

372 Italian High-Back Armchair 

With carved front brace; the seat and back covered with 
green velvet. 

373 Pair of Bronze Jacobean Andirons 

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374 Flemish Oak Side-Chair 

Covered with red velour with gold stripes. 

375 Pair of Terra Cotta Pompeian Vases 

With two handles; finished in verd-antique. 

376 Mahogany Secretary 

With marquetry decoration; having drop front, three lower 
drawers with brass pulls, and marble top. The interior 
shows numerous drawers with decorated fronts. (Side 
cracked.) 

Height, 62 inches; width, 40 inches; depth, 28 inches. 

y77 Louis XIV Walnut Armchair 

The frame elaborately carved in antique finish, with cane seat 
and back, having hair cushion covered with rose brocade. 

378 Pair of Adam Wall-Lights 

Of carved wood; urn-shaped; finished in powdered gold, with 
paneled mirror backs. Height, 23 inches. 

379 Antique Chippendale Fire-Screen 

Finished in red lacquer and lined with silk panel of the period. 

380 Louis XVI Commode 

With three drawers, having diamond marquetry panels on the 
front with exquisitely chiseled ormolu mounts; marble top. 
Height, 35 inches; width, 35 inches; depth, 22 inches. 
Repetition of one in the Louvre, Paris. 

381 Terra Cotta Bust 

Head of the God Pan. 

382 Set of Six Adam Satinwood Side-Chairs 

The shield-shaped backs painted with the Prince of Wales 
feathers; cane seats. 

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383 Louis XVI Cabinet 

Of small size; the frame carved and top crested with garlands; 
lined with damask; having two glass shelves. 

Height, 55 inches; width, 31 inches. 

384 Terra Cotta Bust of Louis XIV Height, 33 inches. 

Repetition of one in the Louvre, Paris. 

385 Baroque Chair 

Decorated in polychrome and gold, with seat and back cov- 
ered with old rose velvet. 

386 Pair of Adam Wall-Lights 

Of carved wood; finished in powdered gold with painted 
panels; two lights, with red silk and silver filigree shades. 
Fitted for electricity. Height, 42 inches. 

387 Louis XVI Cabinet 

Of violet wood, with chiseled gilt bronze mountings; in form 

of a frieze of faun-head, goats and scrolls, with brocatelle 

marble top; silk lining, mirror back and three crystal shelves. 

Height, 44 inches; width, 47 inches; depth, 17 inches. 

388 Majolica Benedictino 

Shaped as cherubim in clouds and suspended from an eagle's 
bill. 

389 Antique Louis XVI Consol Table 

Carved with pendant garlands and eagle, gilded; modern 
marble top. 

390 Terra Cotta Bust of Giovanna Tomabuoni 

Decorated in polychrome, with gilt base. Height, 21 inches. 

391 Drawing-Room Set of Five Pieces 

The frames carved with ribbons and flowers, gilded; covered 
with Aubusson tapestry of figure subjects. 

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No. 393. .WTIQUE CHIPPEND./^LE SOFA 




No. 618. LOUIS XIV DR.'iLWING-ROOM TABLE 
Repetition of one in the Louvre, Paris 



392 Antique Chest on Mahogany Stand 

With carved base; the chest covered with leather, having 
cane panels with oval medallions; the edge bordered with 
brass nails; top and ends covered with leather, painted; 
interior lined with green cloth. 

Height, 37 inches; width, 48 inches; depth, 24 inches. 

393 Rare Mahogany Chippendale Suite of Three Pieces 

Consisting of sofa and two armchairs. The sofa of three-chair 

back design carved with ribbons; the arms terminating in 

animal-heads; the bed carved, with cabriole legs, having 

ball and claw-feet; the seat covered with red damask. The 

armchairs to match. 

The original of this suite was sold at Christie's, London, for £10,000. 
(See Illustration.) 

394 Pair of French Renaissance Pedestals 

With four legs carved as hippogrifFs. 

395 Antique Louis XVI Commode 

Top and front decorated with marquetry, having three 
drawers with brass pulls. 

396 Twelve Antique Jacobean Oak Side-Chairs 

With spindle backs and wood seats. 

397 Mahogany Mirror, in the Adam Style 

Wood frame, elaborately carved; finished in powdered gold, 
with painted decorations. 

398 Mahogany French Renaissance Armchair 

The back carved, with scroll arms; back and seat covered 
with red silk velour, with gold border. 

399 Louis XVI Walnut Jardiniere 

Body of cane, resting on a tripod, gilded; copper lining. 

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400 Pair of Antique Basket-Top Andirons 

401 Italian Renaissance Lantern 

Circular in form; of carved wood; suspended by three wood 
chains; decorated in colors. Fitted for electricity. 

402 Jacobean Oak Refectory Table 

With ebony inlaid border. Length, 63 inches; width, 40 inches. 

403 Pair of Three-Light Venetian Wall Sconces 

Of carved wood, gilded. Fitted for electricity. 

404 Charles n Tabouret 

With carved frame, spiral braces, cane seat and blue valour 
cushion. 

405 Six Antique Chairs 

With cabriole legs; seats and backs covered with Spanish 
leather. 

406 Antique Wall Cabinet 

The front carved with a figure of cupid. 

407 Hanging Mirror 

Frame carved with armorial bearings and scrolls, touched with 
gold. Height, 44 inches; width, 56 inches. 

408 Walnut Italian Renaissance Torchere 

The stem carved in spiral bands of leaves and flowers. 
Equipped for electricity; with rose-colored silk shade. 

Height, 78 inches. 

409 Charles II Oak Armchair 

With spiral arms and braces, cane seat and back; having 
petite point needlework knife-edge cushion. 

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410 Satinwood Drawing-Room Suite of Three Pieces 

Consisting of sofa, armchair and side-chair; the frames 
painted with feathers and flowers; cane seats. 

411 Louis XVI Bergere 

Frame carved, with ram's-head arm-rests, gilded. Cane seat 
and back with knife-edge cushion in blue brocade. 

412 Half-Round Consol Table 

Of carved wood, finished in gold. 

Height, 30 inches; width, 30 inches. 

413 Pair of Milk-Glass Vases 

With floral decoration. 

414 Terra Cotta Figure of Doima Pilade 

Finished in color. 

415 Louis XV Chandelier of Eighteen Lights 

Of gilt bronze; fitted for electricity. 

416 Mahogany Oval Table 

Carved wood frame, gilded. 

417 Louis XV Drawing-Room Suite of Three Pieces 

The frames carved and enameled, touched with gold, cane 
seat and back, with light blue brocade valance. 

418 Comer-Chair 

Carved and decorated in colors, touched with gold. 

419 Wall Mirror, in the Adam Style 

Frame carved and finished in gray-and-white Wedgwood 
enamel. Height, 87 inches. 

420 A Pair of Two-Light Wall Sconces to Match 

Fitted for electricity. 

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421 Satinwood Piano Bench, in the Adam Style 

With painted decoration, cane seat and ends; having seat 
cushion covered with rose damask. 

Length, 30 inches; width, 14 inches; height, 29 inches. 

422 Satinwood Jardiniere, in the Adam Style 

With painted panels, cane seats and ends; zinc-lined. 

Height, 33 inches; length, 42 inches; width, 16 inches. 

423 Florentine Mirror 

The frame carved in elaborate pattern of scrolls. 

Height, 54 inches; width, 36 inches. 

424 Satinwood Folding-Top Card-Table 

With painted decoration, green cloth top. 

Diameter, 34 inches. 

425 Italian Walnut Tabouret 

Carved, with antique finish. 

426 Italian Torchere 

Carved wood spiral column, entwined with flowers, with five 
lights and golden brown silk shade. Fitted for electricity. 

Height, 87 inches. 

427 Pair of Antique Wall Sconces 

Shield-shaped mirrors, etched; having carved wood frames 
of rococo design. Fitted for electricity. 

428 Gothic Oak Pedestal Height, 49 inches. 

429 Small Bronze Bust of Dante 

With ebony base. 

From the original in the Museum in Naples. 

430 Terra Cotta Bust of a Greek Philosopher 

In antique finish. Height, 20 inches. 

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431 Sliding Book-Rack, of De Medici Design 

432 Pair of Adam Two-Light Sconces 

Of carved wood; the branches springing from baskets of 
flowers; finished in powdered gold, and fitted for electricity; 
with shades of yellow silk. Height, 44 inches. 

433 Two Queen Anne Chairs 

One armchair, one side-chair, with marquetry decoration, 
covered with the original red damask. 

434 Mahogany Musjc-Holder 

Decorated with garlands of flowers and trophies. 

Height, 32 inches; width, 21 inches. 

435 Red Verona Marble Pedestal 

436 Florentine Terra Cotta Figure of a Peasant 

Finished in color. 

437 Terra Cotta Bust of Diogenes Height, 17 inches. 

438 Satinwood Adam Work-Basket 

With painted decoration. Height, 31 inches; width, 15 inches. 

439 Mahogany Victorian Muffin Stand 

With painted decoration. 

440 Jardiniere 

Finished in white enamel, decorated with rose garlands and 
green leaves. Height, 37 inches. 

441 Louis XV Tabouret 

Finished in enamel. Height, 23 inches. 

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442 Antique Florentine Lantern 

Of iron, ornamented with leaves and scrolls. 

443 Louis XVI Umbrella-Holder 

Carved wood, finished in powdered gold, with zinc lining. 

444 Satinwood Cabinet, in the Adam Style 

With painted medallions and fretwork, having three glass 
doors; interior lined with rose-colored damask. 

Height, 66 inches; width, 42 inches. 

445 Satinwood Music Cabinet 

With drop front, four sliding trays; painted with garlands, 
medallions and festooned drapery. 

446 Rococo Wall Sconce 

With shield-shaped mirror, crested with head and shell. 
Finished in powdered gold. 

Height, 35 inches; width, 22 inches. 

447 Round Satinwood Tray 

Decorated with trophies. 

448 Primavera Armchair 

With shield back, cane seat and painted decoration. 

449 Colonial Mahogany Footstool 

Covered with petit point tapestry. 

450 Jacobean Stand 

With turned legs and carved edge; having one drawer. 

451 Venetian Pedestal 

Of carved wood with figure standard; bronze finish. 

452 Majolica Candlestick 

Decorated in blue. 

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453 Terra Cotta Bust of a Roman Lady 

Finished in color. Height, 23 inches. 

454 Gothic Book-Holder 

Of carved wood, finished in polychrome. 

455 Antique Suit of Steel Armor 

Complete with sword and shield. 

456 Italian Renaissance Library Table 

With carved supports; having paw-feet. 

457 Small Terra Cotta Bust of the Duchess of Aragon 

Ivory finish. Height, 12 inches. 

458 Queen Ann Mirror 

With carved wood frame, gilded. 

Height, 50 inches; width, 24 inches. 
Repetition of one at Hampton Court. 

459 Louis XVI Stand or Tabouret 

With carved bed and paw-feet, having circular Verona marble 
top. Height, 20 inches; diameter, 20 inches. 

460 Italian Renaissance Lamp 

Of carved wood, gilded; fitted for electricity, and having a 
pictorial barrel shade. 

461 Pair of Terra Cotta Jardinieres 

Shaped as capitals of columns; finished in blue and white. 

462 Revolving Mahogany Tray 

With painted decoration. Diameter, 22 inches. 

463 Elizabethan Oak Side-Chair 

The back crested with lions rampant, spiral braces, cane seat. 

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No. 464. ANTIQUE ENGLISH FOUR-FOLD SCREEN 



464 English Four-Fold Screen 

Finished in black lacquer, with Chinese landscape and figure 

decoration in gold; the frame decorated at the corners 

with carved gargoyles in gold. Exceptional Eighteenth 

Century piece. Height, 81 inches; width, 96 inches. 

(See Illustration.) 

465 Lotiis XV Revolving Piano-Stool 

The seat carved in form of a shell. 

466 Terra Cotta Sun-Dial 

467 Castellano Majolica Garden Vase 

Decorated in brown and green. Height, 13 inches. 

468 Charles II Walnut Side-Chair 

Carved back, crested with spread eagle, cane seat and panel 
back. 

469 Mahogany Chippendale Mirror 

With carved wood frame, crested with scrolls; the mirror 
divided into three panels. Height, 82 inches; width, 38 inches. 

470 Charles 11 Oak Bench 

With carved frame and brace. 

Length, 32 inches; width, 16 inches; height, 17 inches. 

471 A Pair of Adam Satinwood Pedestals 

Painted with garlands and ribbons. Height, 49 inches. 

472 Pair of White Mahogany Candlesticks 

With painted decoration, having hurricane glass-shades. 

473 Pair of Antique Candlesticks Height, 32 inches. 

474 Mahogany Revolving Lazy Susan Diameter, 16 inches. 

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475 Louis XVI Footstool 

Frame carved and cane top, finished in powdered gold. 

476 Louis XV Dressing-Table Stool 

The frame carved and finished in powdered gold. 

477 Louis XV Bergere 

The frame carved with leaves and scrolls against a lattice 
background, with cane seat and back finished in powdered 
gold, having a hair-cushion covered with rose damask. 

478 Louis XIV Walnut Triplicate Dressing Mirror 

With carved frame, two side boxes; finished in enamel. 

Height, 78 inches; width, 68 inches. 

479 Louis XVI Jardiniere 

Finished in black, with carved wood garlands, gilded; having 
enameled zinc lining. 

480 Mahogany Jacobean Chair 

With carved legs, seat and back; covered with blue silk velvet. 

481 Mahogany Drop-Leaf Table 

With inlaid decoration, having one drawer. 

Top, 36 inches wide and 37 inches long. 

482 Mahogany Door Harp 

Decorated with inlaid shell rosettes. 

483 Antique Oval Mirror 

With carved frame. Height, 54 inches; width, 38 inches. 

484 William and Mary Mahogany Stool 

Covered in antique red damask. 

485 Elizabethan Oak Bench 

Carved frame and cane seat. 

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486 Round Satinwood Double-Decked Tea-Table 

Having lower shelf and separate glass tray, decorated with 
painted garlands. 

487 Walnut Sofa 

With carved legs; seat and back covered with brown leather, 
tooled with gold, bordered with brass nails. 

488 Armchair to Match 

489 Lady Hamilton Satinwood Writing Desk 

With three drawers; top section with six small drawers and 
three compartments, with painted decoration. 

Height, 36 inches; length, 46 inches; depth, 25 inches. 

490 Pair of Antique Venetian Iron Gates 

In quatrefoil pattern. 

Each — Height, 81 inches; width, 25 inches. 



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FOURTH SESSION 

Thursday Afternoon, March 19, 1914, at 2:30 o'clock 

RELIQUARIES, CLOCKS, LANTERNS, SCREENS, 

WORKTABLES, CANDLESTICKS, BUSTS, 

DECORATIVE PLAQUES, MIRRORS 

AND WALL-LIGHTS, WITH 

JACOBEAN, CHARLES II, WILLIAM AND MARY, 

CHIPPENDALE, AND ADAM FURNITURE 



491 Antique Copper-Covered Pitcher 

492 Terra Cotta Bust of Michael Angelo 

493 Antique Copper Water-Bucket, with Cover 

494 Mahogany Footstool 

Covered with leather. 

495 Pair of Carved Wood Book-Holders 

Representing Washington and Lincoln. 

496 Antique ReUquary 

Of carved wood, gilded. 

497 Marble Family Coat of Arms 



Height, 8 inches. 



Height, 20 inches. 



498 Antique ReUc-Holder 

Formed of copper strips, shaped as flowers and scrolls. 

499 Antique Cope and Vestment, in Three Pieces 

(Badly worn.) 

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500 Venetian Mirror 

With carved frame, iiiiished in powdered gold. 

Height, 17 inches. 

501 Small Copper Gondola Lantern Height, 17 inches. 

502 Mahogany Footstool 

Covered with leather. 

503 Fire-Screen 

Carved wood frame with cane panel. 

504 Adam Satinwood Worktable 

Tripod form; painted with flower garlands; fitted with green 
silk-covered work-box. 

505 Two Terra Cotta Relief Plaques, after Luca Delia Robbia 

Madonna and Child. DiameUr, 16 inches. 

506 Mahogany Chinese Lacquer Stationery Case 

Green ground with gilt decoradon. 

507 Victorian Mahogany Tea-Table 

With round top, bottom shelf, separate tray, and painted 
decoration. Diameter, 25 inches. 

508 Gothic Carved Wood Book-Holders 

With polychrome decoration. 

509 Charles n Antique Walnut Chair 

With carved back, crested with crown; cane seat and back, 
with modem petit point cushion. 

510 Wahiut Butterfly Table Height, 26 inches; width, 35 inches. 

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511 Two Italian Renaissance Candlesticks 

Of carved wood, finished in black and gold. 

Height, 18 inches. 

512 Mahogany Lacquered Pen-Tray 

Of dark green, with gilt decoration. 

513 Cut Glass Ice-Pail Height, 6 inches; diameter, 6 inches. 

514 Antique Marble Plate of Fruit 

Finished in natural colors. (Chipped.) 

515 Pair of Antique Candle-Holders 

Stems shaped as cupids. Height, 10 inches. 

516 Louis XV Chair 

Carved frame, finished in powdered gold; covered with 
figured velour. 

5 1 7 Small Drop-Leaf Sofa Table 

Of dark green, with gilt decoration. 

518 Mahogany Lacquered Ink-Stand 

Of dark green, with gilt decoration, having two cut-glass 
inkwells. 

519 Adam Wahiut Chair 

With carved back and cane seat, finished in gold and dark 
blue enamel. 

520 Pair of Terra Cotta Book-Holders 

Representing Dante and Beatrice; finished in polychrome. 

521 Mahogany Tea-Wagon 

With glass top and undershelf and detachable glass tray; 
with Chinese gilt decoration. 



522 Louis XV Drawing-Room Chair 

Carved frame, finished in powdered gold; covered with 
figured velvet. 

523 Oval Satinwood Tray 

With painted medallion and border. 

Length, 28 inches; width, 18 inches. 

524 Majolica Encaustic Painting 

Subject, "The Magdalene." 

Height, 26 inches; width, 30 inches. 

525 Terra Cotta Panel, after Delia Robbia 

"Dancing Boys," finished in blue and white. 

Height, 11 inches; width, 34 inches. 

526 Mahogany Footstool 

Covered with olive velour. 

527 Two Chippendale Mahogany Candle-Tables 

With serpentine rims. 

528 Antique Louis XV Bronze Candlestick Height, 10 inches. 

529 Mahogany RoU-End Seat 

With inlaid decoration. Length, 43 inches; height, 22 inches. 

530 Two Mahogany Chinese Lacquer Armchairs 

Decorated with gold on a black lacquer ground; the seat 
covered with red damask. 

531 Mahogany Chinese Lacquer Side-Chair to Match 

532 Mahogany Tea-Table 

With bottom shelf and detachable cloisonne tray. 

Length, 20 inches; width, 14 inches; height, 28 inches. 

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533 Lamp-Stand 

With undershelf brace, decorated with marquetry. 

Top, 18 inches square. 

534 Terra Cotta Bust of Niccolo da Uzzano, after Dooatello 

Finished in colors. Height, 20 inches. 

535 Adam Side-Chair 

With painted decoration. 

536 Romid Satinwood Table 

Decorated with medallions and garlands of flowers. 

Diameter, 24 inches. 

537 Antique Oil Painting: Subject, " La Pieta " 

Wood frame colored. Panel. 

Height, 15 inches; width, 13 inches. 

538 Louis XVI Jardiniere 

Circular in form, with cabriole legs; cane sides with applied 
garlands of carved wood. 

Height, 30 inches; diameter, 15 inches. 

539 Mahogany Tip Table 

Finished in black, with Chinese gilt decoration. 

Diameter, 24 inches. 

540 Adam Satinwood Jardiniere 

Oblong in form; with serpentine brace, painted decoration, 
enameled zinc lining. 

541 Louis XV Wahiut Bergere 

With carved frame, picked out in gold, cane seat and back. 
Fitted with sheepskin air-tight cushion; covered with 
figured red velour. 

542 Oval Hanging Mirror 

Satinwood frame with painted decoration; having a festoon 
across the top. Height, 35 inches. 

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543 Round Empire Table 

Having three legs with sphinx-heads and feet, gilded; one 
drawer. Diameter, 24 inches. 

544 Terra Cotta Bust of Marietta Strozzi 

Finished in colors. Height, 18 inches. 

545 Antique French Mantel-Clock 

Surmounted by a female figure, finished in ormolu. 

Height, 18 inches; width, 14 inches. 

546 Terra Cotta CofEano 

Finished in bronze. Height, 8 inches; length, 17 inches. 

547 Pair of Antique Bronze Candlesticks 

With Egyptian figures. Height, 12 inches. 

548 Mahogany Cricket Stool 

With claw-feet, covered with English morocco. 

549 Two Florentine Armchairs 

Backs carved with leaf finials; seat and back covered with 
leather tooled with gold. 

550 Satinwood Oval Back-Seat 

The frame painted with floral garlands, cane back with central 

Boucher panel and cane seat, having rose brocade cushion. 

Height, 37 inches; width, 40 inches. 

551 Armchair to Match 

With cushion. 

552 Side-Chair to Match 

With cushion. 

553 Pair of Adam Wall-Lights 

Finished in enamel and gold; fitted for electricity. 

Height, 46 inches. 
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554 Adam Mirror 

With architectural satinwood frame. 

Height, 28 inches; width, 16 inches. 

555 Louis XVI Walnut Umbrella Stand 

Carved, with cane panels; finished in black with gold 
mouldings. 

556 Two Mahogany Jardiniere Stands 

With carved gadrooned edge. Height, 1 7 inches. 

557 Elizabethan Oak Armchair 

Frame carved; top crested with spread eagle; spiral columns, 
arms and braces, cane seat and back panel. 

558 Mahogany Chippendale Centre-Table 

With cabriole legs, carved; ball and claw-feet; carved bed and 
pie-crust rim. 

Height, 29 inches; length, 42 inches; width, 24 inches. 

559 Satinwood Adam Bergere 

With circular cane back, cane seat and sides, enclosing panels 
painted with flowers, amorini and doves; cane in antique 
finish. 

560 Adam Over-Mantel Mirror 

The frame carved with drapery and finished in powdered gold. 

Height, 44 inches; width, 51 inches. 

561 William and Mary Three-Back Wahiut Settee 

Uprights carved, top crested with scrolls and crowns, cane 
seat and back. 

562 Walnut Armchair to Match 

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563 Walnut Side-Chair to Match 

564 Terra Cotta Garden Vase 

With bronze patina finish. Height, 24 inches. 

565 Rococo Wall-Light 

With four branches and mirror back, in bronze finish. 

566 Terra Cotta Jardiniere 

With two spiral column supports. 

567 Terra Cotta Relief Plaque of Beatrice D'Este 

In gilt wood frame. Diameter, 17 inches. 

568 Satinwood Work-Basket 

Of dark finish with painted decoration. 

569 Stationery Holder 

Finished in black with gilt decoration. 

570 Antique Wall Sconce 

Of carved wood, in scrolls with Chinese masks; mirror back 
with two candle brackets. Fitted for electricity. 

571 Oblong Satinwood Tea-Table 

With shaped top and undershelf, and painted decorations; 
detachable glass tray. Length, 27 inches; width, 18 inches. 

572 Two Mahogany Jardiniere Stands 

With ball and claw-feet. Height, 9 inches. 

573 Two Victorian Side-Chairs 

With spindle backs, cane seats; finished in black lacquer with 
gilt decoration. 

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574 Satinwood Revolving Tea-Table 

The top painted with Boucher panel; the lower shelf shaped 
as four scalloped trays with painted decoration; detachable 
glass tray with glass handles. 

Height, 26 inches; width, 22 inches. 

575 Iron Strozzi Lantern Height, 36 inches. 

576 Oval Mahogany Mirror 

With marquetry decoration. 

Height, 26 inches; width, 35 inches. 

577 Four Louis XIV Walnut Chairs 

Two armchairs and two side-chairs, covered with antique 
leather tooled with gold. 

578 Louis XIV Bergere 

Carved frame, gilded; back and seat covered with tapestry. 

579 Side-Chair to Match 

580 Mahogany Chippendale Bench 

With cabriole legs, ball and claw-feet; the seat covered with 
modern needlework tapestry. 

Length, 37 inches; width, 20 inches; height, 20 inches. 

581 Louis XVI Settee 

The frame carved with roses and foliage, and finished in ivory 
enamel; cane seat and back with knife-edge cushion of 
striped blue velvet. 

582 Round Back Armchair to Match 

583 Side-Chair to Match 

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584 Oil Painting, by Eugene Giraud 

Subject, "Husking Corn." Canvas signed. 

Height, 22 inches; width, 25 inches. 

585 Elizabethan Antique Oak Armchair 

The back carved with leaves and grapes, and set with an 
oval cane panel; cane seat. 

586 Adam Satinwood Jardiniere 

With serpentine brace, painted with garlands, and lined with 
enameled zinc. Length, 29 inches; width, 17 inches. 

587 William and Mary Walnut Armchair 

With carved back, set with cane panels, and cane seat. 

588 William and Mary Side-Chair to Match 

589 Satinwood Oblong Table 

With bottom shelf, having inlaid and painted decoration. 

Height, 28 inches; width, 30 inches; depth, 20 inches. 

590 Louis XVI Torchere in Gold 

Carved standard with three feet, having four lights; fitted 
for electricity; with golden brown silk shade. 

Height, 85 inches. 

591 Antique Rococo Mirror Height, 30 inches; width, 26 inches. 

592 Louis XV Piano Bench 

Carved and gilded, with cane seat, finished in powdered gold. 

Length, 28 inches; height, 20 inches. 

593 Small Mahogany Drop-Leaf Table 

Round top with Chinese decoration in gilt. 

Diameter, 27 inches. 

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594 Satinwood Adam Three-Fold Screen 

Broken arch top, set with mirror panels; the lower part filled 
with denim. 

595 Louis XVI Drawing-Room Suite 

Sofa, side-chairs and armchairs with walnut frames, carved 
and picked out in gold; cane seats and backs with valance, 
and knife-edge cushions of latticed brocade. 

596 Louis XV Walnut Triplicate Dressing Mirror 

With carved frame, two side boxes; finished in French gray 
enamel. Height, 77 inches; width, 59 inches. 

597 Elizabethan Walnut Armchair 

The back carved, crested with crown; cane seat. 

598 Florentine Walnut Secretary 

With carved supports, scroll top, drop front with carved panel. 
Length, 42 inches; height, 47 inches; width, 24 inches. 

599 Pair of Jacobean Antique Oak Footstools 

600 Mahogany Jardiniere and Stand 

Brass bound, with zinc lining. 

Height, 24 inches; diameter, 13 inches. 

601 Louis XV Mirror 

Top and bottom of the frame carved with scrolls and shells, 
and finished in powdered gold. 

Height, 62 inches; width, 29 inches. 

602 Italian Tea-Table 

With richly carved supports, carved edge and detachable tray. 

603 Mahogany Jardiniere 

Inlaid and painted decoration; enameled zinc lining. 

Length, 42 inches; height, 33 inches. 

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604 Round Satinwood Tray 

With cupid decoration. Diameter, 13 inches. 

605 English Oak Gibbon Bench 

With carved legs and braces; the seat covered with petit 
point needlework. 

Length, 69 inches; width, 24 inches; height, 20 inches. 

606 Two Terra Cotta Relief Plaques, after Luca della Robbia 

"Hospital Children." Diameter, 12 inches. 

607 Colonial Over-Mantel Mirror 

In three panels, with carved wood frame, surmounted by an 
eagle. Height, 40 inches; width, 60 inches. 

608 Pair of Terra Cotta Jardinieres with Statuettes 

Height, 28 inches. 

609 Louis XVI Double-Decked Tea-Table 

With detachable glass tray. 

610 Walnut Jacobean Bench 

With carved frame and cane seat, covered with petit point 
tapestry. 

611 Jacobean Centre-Table 

With five supporting columns and octagonal top. 

Diameter, 22 inches; height, 24 inches. 

612 Terra Cotta Table Jardiniere 

With relief decoration in silver, with zinc lining. 

613 Mahogany Chippendale Armchair 

With carved cabriole legs, ball and claw-feet and carved back; 
the seat covered with tapestry. 

614 Chippendale Side-Chair to Match 

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615 Satinwood Fire-Screen 

The frame painted with garlands and medallions; the top set 
with four glass panels. 

Height, 40 inches; width, 17 inches. 

616 Louis XV Drawing-Room Suite of Three Pieces 

Frames carved and finished in French gray enamel, and 
covered with green-and-white cretonne. 

617 Antique Wall Mirror 

Shield-shaped, with carved wood frame. 

Height, 30 inches; width, 17 inches. 

618 Louis XIV Drawing-Room Table 

Having eight legs, elaborately carved with heads and scrolls, 

joined by an apron of scrolls and shells, with carved X 

braces; finished in powdered gold, with breche violette marble 

top. Height, 32 inches; length, 67 inches; width, 33 inches. 

After the original piece in the Louvre. 

(See Illustration.) 

619 Antique English Lacquered Mirror 

Of hexagonal form, with central panel bordered by smaller 
panels; in ebony frame with gilt decoration. 

Height, 32 inches. 

620 Antique Chippendale Dower Chest 

Resting on a mahogany stand, with cabriole legs, carved; the 

sides and top covered with leather painted with Colonial 

subjects. Bordered with brass nails, having brass handles. 

Length, 58 inches; width, 25 inches; height, 38 inches. 

621 Mahogany Ctiippendale Seat 

With carved frame, cabriole legs and ball and claw-feet; the 
seat covered with modern needlework tapestry. 

Length, 37 inches; width, 20 inches; height, 20 inches. 

622 Louis XVI Jardiniere 

Carved frame, with cane panels finished in ivory enamel, 
overlaid with carved garlands and medallion in color. 

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623 Louis XVI Drawing-Room Suite 

Consisting of sofa, two armchairs and two side-chairs; the 
frames carved with ribbons and flowers, the arm supports 
shaped as cornucopias; seats and backs upholstered in old 
rose silk brocade. 
Repetition of a suite in the Louvre, Paris. 

624 Adam Satinwood Round Table 

The top decorated with radiating panels, painted with ribbons 
and garlands. 

625 Mahogany Chinese Lacquer Armchair 

Decorated with gold on a dark red lacquer ground; the seat 
covered with modern petit point. 

626 Pompeian Octagon Table 

Supported by eight columns with ball-feet. 

Diameter, 38 inches; height, 30 inches. 

627 Pair of Terra Cotta Jardinieres 

Decorated with gilt; zinc lining. 

628 Pair of Antique Italian Candlesticks 

Of bronze, shaped as cupids bearing baskets of flowers. 

Height, 9 inches. 

629 Louis XV Walnut Bergere 

With curved arms and high back, carved with shells and 
foliage; cane seat and back finished in powdered gold, with 
red silk damask cushion. 

630 Adam Satinwood Table 

Round top with undershelf, painted with five medallions; 
ribbons and rose garland borders. Diameter, 32 inches. 

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VENETIAN WALNUT BEDROOM SUITE OF TEN PIECES 

631 Two Twin Beds 

Elaborately carved, with cupids in flight; garlands of flowers 
and foliage. 

632 Bureau to Match 

633 Chiffonier to Match 

634 Toilet Table to Match 

635 Cheval Glass to Match 

636 Small Table to Match 

637 Telephone Stand to Match 

638 Two Chairs to Match 

639 Mahogany Red Lacquer Pedestal 

Round top with four legs, decorated with gold on a red ground. 

640 Louis XVI Settee 

The frame carved; the three-panel back crested with ribbons 
and flowers; carved arms and cane seat and back finished 
in powdered gold; having knife-edge cushion of silk damask. 

641 Louis XVI Oval Back Side-Chair 

The frame carved and finished in French gray enamel, with 
cane seat and back. 

642 Pair of Antique Andirons with Baskets 

643 Terra Cotta Garden Seat 

With hippogriff arm-rests; having red plush cushion. 

644 Pair of Florentine Candlesticks 

Of mahogany, with glass shades. Height, 27 inches. 

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645 Satinwood Music-Holder 

With bottom rack, decorated with medalHons. 

Height, 38 inches. 

646 Mahogany Chippendale Armchair 

With carved cabriole legs, ball and claw-feet and carved back; 
covered with modern petit point tapestry. 

647 Roman Lamp 

Of carved wood, with shield in color; fitted for electricity; 
with silk shade. Height, 31 inches. 

648 Adam Side-Chair 

With painted decoration and vimini seat. 

649 Satinwood Oval Drawing-Room Table 

Having lyre supports and painted decoration. 

Width, 23 inches; depth, 15 inches. 

650 Terra Cotta Bust of Auriga 

From the original in the Museum at Athens; also called 
"The Charioteer." Height, 13 inches. 

651 Louis XV Bergere 

Carved frame, finished in powdered gold; cane seat and 
back, with valance and sheepskin cushion covered with 
silk damask. 

652 Georgian Mirror 

With architectural frame,' decorated in blue and gold. 

Height, 16 inches; width, 12 inches. 

653 Satinwood Centre-Table 

Round top, supported by four legs, with undershelf, painted 
with garlands and medallions. Diameter, 32 inches. 

654 Four Oil Paintings of Battle Scenes 

Canvas. Height, 27 inches; width, 25 inches. 

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655 Charles II Walnut Chair 

With carved back and front brace; cane seat and back; 
finished in powdered gold. 

656 Louis XV Settee 

The frame carved; the seat, back and end-pieces filled with 
cane, and finished in powdered gold. 

657 Italian Renaissance Hall-Seat 

Carved and finished in colors and copper bronze. 

658 Italian Renaissance Hall-Clock 

Elaborately carved, and crested with amorini supporting 
armorial bearings; decorated in polychrome; fitted with 
modern movement. Height, 112 inches; width, 21 inches. 

659 Antique Jacobean Refectory Table 

The bed carved; with column legs and straight braces. 

660 Two Terra Cotta Byzantine Colunms 

In three sections; inlaid with mosaic. 

661 Two Terra Cotta Vases to Match 

662 Pompeian Marble Fotmtain 

Supported by three bronze winged figures and a central 
fluted column of marble. 

663 Bronze Conservatory Fountain, after Cellini Model 

Height, 41 inches; diameter, 32 inches. 
(See Frontispiece.) 

664 Antique Mahogany Sideboard, in the Adam Style 

Composed of five pieces — centre consol, two oval end-columns, 

with knife-urns. Richly ornamented with relief carving, 

having drawers, cupboards and bottle compartments. 

An unusual example. Length, 10 feet 10 inches. 

(See Illustration.) 

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664a Antique Walnut Florentine Table 

The bed, supports and brace richly carved; having two 

drawers. 

Length, 70 inches; width, SI inches; height, 32 inches. 

From the collection of the Florentine sculptor Rosai, and companion to 
one in the Bargello, Florence. 

665 Chinese Chippendale Sideboard 

Consisting of centre consol table, two column side-pieces, 
and two knife-urns. Carved throughout with scrolls and 
fretwork. (Five pieces.) 

666 Mahogany Extension Table 

With square top, having gadrooned edge, round pedestal 
with platform base and paw-feet; four extra leaves. 

Length extended, 10 jeet; width, 4}4 feet. 

667 Large Terra Cotta Garden Vase 

In Roman design. 

668 Roman Terra Cotta Garden Seat 

With supports, shaped as winged sphinxes. 

669 Istrian Marble Seat 

Supports carved with figures. 

Height, 25 inches; length, 60 inches. 



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FIFTH SESSION 

Friday Afternoon, March 20, 1914, at 2:30 o'clock 

ANTIQUE PLAQUES, VASES, SCONCES, PEDES- 
TALS, LAMPS, RELIQUARIES, MIRRORS, 
BUSTS, JARDINIERES, WITH GEOR- 
GIAN, RENAISSANCE, JACOBEAN, 
AND OTHER PERIOD FURNITURE 



670 Pair of Porcelain Vases 

Decorated in colors and gold. 

671 Another Pair 

672 Terra Cotta Covered Box 

673 Terra Cotta Bicchiere 

Finished in silver. 

674 Two Antique Pistols 

675 Two Antique Swords 

676 Antique Halberd and Gun 

677 Antique Rapier and Two Bayonets 

678 Antique Sword and Scabbard 

679 Two Antique Maces 

680 Antique Cetra, with Inlaid Decoration 

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Height, 6 inches. 



Height, 4 inches. 



681 Antique Mirror in Gilt Wood Frame Height, 15 inches. 

682 Antique Miniature in Colors Height, 9 inches. 

683 Antique Bronze Pompeian Candle-Holder 

684 Five Antique Italian Plates 

685 Three Decorative Wall Plaques Diameter, 16 inches. 

686 Florentine Majolica Plaque Diameter, 20 inches. 

687 Antique Print: "Apollo" Height, 18 inches; width, 23 inches. 

688 Old English Print: "Going to Market" 

689 Antique Scaldino 

690 Two Antique Engravings: "Cleopatra" and "Venus and 

Three Graces " 

691 Antique Charles n Armchair and Two Side-Chairs 

692 Antique Walnut Tabouret 

693 Two Copper Jardinieres Height, 14 inches; width, 17 inches. 

694 Antique Gondola Fanale, with Colored Glass Height, 9 inches. 

695 Antique Wall Sconce with Etched Mirror 

Decorated in gold and color. Height, 36 inches. 

696 Antique Mahogany Pedestal Cabinet 

Height, 32 inches; diameter, 16 inches. 

697 Star-Shaped Mirror 

Finished in powdered gold. Height, 39 inches. 



698 Antique Paintiiig with Clock Set in 

Height, 20 inches; width, 23 inches. 

699 De Medici Book-Slide 

Finished in gold and color. 

700 Pair of Carved Bellows 

Finished in gold and color. 

701 Four Terra Cotta Winged-Figure Paperweights 

702 Bronze Door-E[nocker, after Benvenuto Cellini 

703 Antique Spadone 

704 Terra Cotta Flower-Box 

705 Antique Copper Bronzino 

706 Terra Cotta Roman Urn Height, 22 inches. 

707 Antique Brass Candlestick 

Fitted for electricity, with four opal glass shades. 

Height, 32 inches. 

708 Antique Brass Sanctuary Lamp 

Fitted for electricity. Height, 28 inches. 

709 Terra Cotta Bust of Beatrice Height, 19 inches. 

710 Antique Hanging Sanctuary Lamp 

Fitted for electricity. Height, 18 inches. 

711 Terra Cotta Bust of Michael Angelo Height, 7 inches. 

712 Antique Bronze Empire Vase with Handles Height, 9 inches. 

713 Terra Cotta Bust of Augustus Csesar Height, 32 inches. 

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714 Pair of Terra Cotta Figures of Dante and Beatrice 

Height, 8 inches. 

715 Antique Mahogany Dutch Marquetry Mirror 

Height, 29 inches. 

716 Engraving: " Napoleon Leaving for Elba " 

In gilt frame. Height, 34 inches; width, 44 inches. 

717 Pair of Antique Florentine Armchairs 

Covered with green damask. 

718 Venetian Iron Tripod Jardiniere Holder Height, 36 inches. 

719 Antique Iron Shield, Finely Chiseled Height, 25 inches. 

720 Terra Cotta Oblong Jardiniere ■ 

721 Antique Wood Carving: " Madonna and Child " 

Height, 12 inches. 

722 Terra Cotta Coche Pot 

723 Gothic Pedestal of Carved Oak Height, 48 inches. 

724 Pair of Antique Carved Wood Reliquaries, Gilded 

Height, 40 inches. 

725 Adam Mahogany Mantel Mirror 

In enamel and gold. Height, 44 inches; width, 50 inches. 

726 Antique Cope, Stole and Chalice Pall 

727 Antique Mahogany Marquetry Mirror Height, 30 inches. 

728 Italian Family Coat of Arms 

Carved of Istrian marble. 

729 Another, Similar 

88 



730 Terra Cotta Oval Jardiniere 

Decorated with cupids and garlands. 

731 Italian Majolica Cantigalli Covered Vase Height, 11 inches. 

732 Antique Metal Scaldino 



733 Terra Cotta Benitier, after Donatello 

Repetition of one in the Sienna Cathedral. 

734 Antique Iron Tripod 

Richly chased. 



Height, 55 inches. 



Height, 36 inches. 



735 Oak Italian Renaissance Desk-Chair 

Elaborately carved and covered with blue velour. 



736 Miniature of a Nobleman 

In black wood frame. 

737 Terra Cotta Eagle Bracket 

738 Antique Figure of a Peasant in Costume 

739 Two Antique Carved Wood Mirrors 

In powdered gold. 

740 Antique Miniature in Water-Colors 

In original frame. 



5}4 inches square. 



Height, 30 inches. 



Syi inches square. 

741 Pair of Terra Cotta Book-Holders with Egyptian Figures 

742 Pair of Carved Walnut Plaques of Dante and Beatrice 

Diameter, 10 inches. 

743 Antique Metal Applique with Two Lights Height, 15 inches. 

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744 Antique Carved Wood Frame 

With print of "L'Adolorata." 

745 Terra Cotta Bust of the Duchess of Aragon 

746 Terra Cotta Bicchiere 

Decorated in blue and white. Height, 7 inches. 

747 Antique Small Bronzino and Roman Student's Lantern 

748 Pair of Antique Brass Candelabra Height, 1 7 inches. 

749 Putto and Dolphin, after Verrocchio, in Florence 

750 Two Terra Cotta Boxes 

Finished in polychrome. 

751 Pair of Satinwood Pedestals 

With figure decoration. 

752 Four Antique Italian Majolica Apothecary's Jars 

Of assorted decoration. 

753 Four More 

754 Six More 

755 Five More 

756 English Walnut Gothic Armchair 

Richly carved, with cane seat and back. 

757 Mahogany Reading-Table 

With two drawers and adjustable book-rack. 

758 Terra Cotta Covered Box, in Bronze Finish 

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759 Oak French Renaissance Armchair 

With cane seat and back. 

760 Antique Crucifix with Modem Wood Base Height, 34 inches. 

761 Antique Bronze Bronzino 

With chiseled border and two handles. 

762 Electric Table-Lamp 

Of carved wood, finished in powdered gold, with decorated 
alabaster globe. Height, 18 inches. 

763 Terra Cotta Umbrella Stand 

With enameled zinc pan. 

764 Terra Cotta Jewel-Box in Bronze Finish 

765 Pair of Louis XVI Wall-Lights 

Of carved wood; fitted for electricity. 

766 Pair of Chiseled Bronze Byzantine Candlesticks 

Height, 18 inches. 

767 Electric Table Standard 

Of carved wood; fitted for electricity; having damask shade. 

Height, 20 inches. 

768 Antique Bronze Inkwell 

769 Terra Cotta Garden Vase of Green Glaze Height, 27 inches. 

770 Antique Rococo Mirror Height, 31 inches. 
Ill Terra Cotta Orcio with Base Height, 38 inches. 

772 Antique Roman Mirror Height, 54 inches. 

773 Pair of Antique China Vases 

774 Terra Cotta Pots, with Cupids in Relief 

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775 Mahogany Footstool 

With ball and claw-feet, covered with damask. 

776 Mahogany Sheraton Stationery Box 

777 Antique Oak Georgian Table 

Carved and finished in color and gold. 

Length, 63 inches; width, 40 inches. 

778 Sixteen Pieces of Antique Italian Lace 

Of assorted patterns. 

779 Adam Satinwood Fire-Screen with Oval Panel 

Height, 37 inches; width, 19 inches. 

780 Terra Cotta Bust of Saint George Height, 23 inches. 

781 Pair of Chinese Lacquered Book-Holders 

In green and gold. 

782 Pair of Wall-Lights 

In gold and color; fitted for electricity; with four glass globes. 

Height, 17 inches. 

783 Louis XV Mirror 

Carved frame, finished in powdered gold. Height, 66 inches, 

784 Antique Clock 

With chime. Height, 97 inches. 

785 Walnut French Renaissance Armchair 

786 Antique Bronze Pestle and Mortar 

787 Adam Mirror 

Of carved wood, finished in powdered gold. 

Height, 37 inches; width, 65 inches, 

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788 Mahogany Torchere 

Carved wood, gilded; fitted for electricity; with golden brown 
silk shade. Height, 78 inches. 

789 Louis XV Bed of French Rosewood 

With ormolu mounts. Width, 48 inches. 

790 Chiffonier to Match 

791 Dressing Table to Match 

792 Cheval Glass to Match 

793 Oblong Lamp Table to Match 

794 Two Chairs to Match 

795 Dressing Table Bench to Match 

796 Terra Cotta Square Byzantine Jardiniere 

797 Terra Cotta Florentine Jardiniere on Two Spiral Columns 

798 Terra Cotta Oblong Jardiniere, with Relief Heads 

799 Terra Cotta Roxmd Vase, with Cupids and Flowers 

800 Terra Cotta Ornament 

801 Terra Cotta Vase with Handles 

Height, 14 inches; width, 18 inches. 

802 Adam Mahogany Mirror 

Frame carved and finished in ivory enamel. 

Height, 66 inches; width, 31 inches. 

803 Pair of Sconces to Match 

804 Mahogany Book-Trough on Wheels 

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805 Oval White Mahogany Mirror 

Height, 32 inches; width, 24 inches. 

806 Terra Cotta Italian Renaissance Vase Height, 11 inches. 

807 Terra Cotta Jardiniere, with Figures Height, 19 inches. 

808 Terra Cotta Pedestal, Supported by Figures Height, 1 7 inches. 

809 Two Terra Cotta Gothic Pedestals Height, 52 inches. 

810 Terra Cotta Oblong Jardiniere 

Length, 22 inches; height, 11 inches. 
810a Mahogany Sheraton Chair 

Seat covered with silk brocade. 

811 Adam Mirror 

The frame carved with scrolls and drapery, gilded. 

812 Reception Room Suite of Three Pieces 

Richly carved with scrolls and shells, having cane seat and 
back; in antique wax finish. 

813 ItaUan Renaissance Electric Table Standard 

Finished in powdered gold and fitted with four lights with 
parchment shade. Height, 37 inches. 

814 Terra Cotta Umbrella Stand with Marble Base 

815 Bronze Sun-Dial 10 inches square. 

816 Mahogany Chair 

With marquetry decoration, covered with silk damask. 

817 Electric Standard, in Gold and Colors 

With octagonal vintola. Height, 27 inches. 

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818 Terra Cotta Square Jardiniere, Supported by Figures 

Height, 14 inches. 

819 Majolica Decorated Plaque Diameter, 20 inches. 

820 Another, Similar Diameter, 20 inches. 

821 Louis XVI Hanging Cabinet 

With mirror and cane panels; finished in ivory enamel. 

Length, 40 inches; width, 11 inches; height, 37 inches. 

822 Pair of Bronze Andirons, with Roman Figures 

Height, 39 inches. 

823 Louis XVI Oval Mirror 

With carved wood frame. Height, 23 inches. 

824 Terra Cotta Jardiniere 

Decorated with fruit and heads. 

Length, 30 inches; height, 8 inches. 

825 Terra Cotta Vase Height, 9 inches. 

826 Mahogany Footstool 

With ball and claw-feet; covered with red striped velvet. 

827 Two Terra Cotta Roman Vases 

In polychrome. Height, 12 inches. 

828 Terra Cotta Figure of Mercury 

In antique finish. Height, 12 inches. 

829 Terra Cotta Box, with Figure of Dante 

In silver finish. 

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830 Mahogany Lady Hamilton Writing Desk 

Half round, decorated with marquetry; having a top section 
of drawers and pigeonholes. 

Length, 43 inches; width, 23 inches. 

831 Antique Oak Jacobean Sideboard 

Having six moulded drawers, with wood pulls and brass 
escutcheons. 

Purchased from an old homestead in Wales. 
(See Illustration.) 

832 Antique Iron Etruscan Armchair 

With leather seat and arm-pads. 

A museum piece in original condition. 

833 Terra Cotta Fount Height, 53 inches. 

834 Terra Cotta Conservatory Fountain 

With black marble base. 



SIXTH SESSION 

Saturday Afternoon, March 21, 1914, at 2:30 o'clock 

ELECTRIC TORCHERES, WRITING-TABLES, 

TROUSSEAU CHESTS, LACQUERED MIRRORS, 

VENETIAN CARVINGS, JACOBEAN SEATS, 

ANTIQUE MARBLE AND TERRA COTTA 

GARDEN SEATS, FOUNTAINS AND 

JARDINIERES, WELL CURBS, 
AND A PAIR OF MARBLE LIONS 

(REPETITIONS OF THOSE IN THE LOGGIA DEI LANZI, FLORENCE) 

835 Set of Four Antique Prints 

Scenes in the life of Pius VII. 

836 Three Antique Engravings 

837 Antique Copper Plaque Height, 33 inches. 

838 Another 

Subject, "Adam and Eve." Height, 24 inches. 

839 Terra Cotta Pompeian Vase, in Green and Gold 

Height, 13 inches. 

840 Sheffield Coaster with Grapevine Border 

841 Oval Mahogany Mirror 

Height, 36 inches; width, 18 inches. 

842 Victorian Armchair and Side-Chair 

Cane seat and back. 

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843 Roman Bookrack, in Gold and Color 

844 Louis XV Walnut Side-Chair, Finely Carved 

845 Terra Cotta Bust of Venus Height, 20 inches. 

846 Roman Two-Light Sconces in Powdered Gold Height, 15 inches. 

847 Antique Florentine Armchair 

Carved and gilded, and covered with green silk damask. 

848 Terra Cotta Vase with Cupids in Bronze and Gilt 

Height, 26 inches. 

849 Horn of Plenty Wall-Lights, in Color and Gold 

Fitted for electricity. 

850 Valet Finished in Enamel 

85^1 Mahogany Morris-Chair 

With marquetry decoration; having two cushions covered 
with red morocco, tufted. 

852 Adam Mahogany Mirror, in Powdered Gold 

Height, 55 inches; width, 61 inches. 

853 Side-Chair with Cane Seat and Back 

Finished in powdered gold. 

854 Louis XV Carved Mahogany Mirror Height, 27 inches. 

855 Henry 11 Antique Carved Mirror 

Height, 38 inches; width, 36 inches. 

856 Side-Chair, in Powdered Gold 

Covered with figured damask. 



857 Louis XVI Carved Seat 

Upholstered with red silk damask. 

858 Louis XV Tray Table 

Finished in enamel, with plate-glass top and marble base. 

Width, 25 inches; depth, 1 7 inches. 

859 Walnut Armchair, Finished in Powdered Gold 

Covered with green silk velour. 

860 Wahiut Side-Chair to Match 

861 Lady's Dressing Mirror of Mahogany, Inlaid Height, 74 inches. 

862 Adam Mahogany Dressing-Glass Height, 74 inches. 

863 Mahogany Muffin Stand, in Chinese Red Lacquer 

864 Antique Mirror, in Red Lacquer and Gold Height, 22 inches. 

865 Antique Mirror, in Green Lacquer and Gold Height, 45 inches. 

t 

866 Charles n Armchair, in Ebony and Gold 

867 Charles n Side-Chair to Match 

868 Mahogany Costumer 

Carved with claw-feet. Height, SI inches. 

869 Another Height, 82 inches. 

870 Venetian Carved Wood Frame 

871 Antique Chippendale Mirror 

Decorated in red lacquer and gold. Height, 30 inches. 



872 Pair of Carved Bracket Wall-Lights, in Powdered Gold 

Height, 18 inches. 

873 Terra Cotta Bust of Giovanna Tomabuoni Height, 22 inches. 

874 Pair of Terra Cotta Vases, in Color and Gold Height, 8 inches. 

875 Elizabethan Walnut Seat 

Carved, with cane seat and tapestry cushion. 

876 Louis XV Jardiniere 

Oval form, carved, with cane sides and bottom; decorated 
in color and gold. 

877 Louis XIV Carved Bench, Covered with Blue Denim 

Length, 40 inches; height, 18 inches. 

878 Louis XVI Walnut Ann-Rocker 

With cane seat and back. 

879 Double-Decked Tea-Table 

With cane shelves and glass top; enameled in colors. 

880 Louis XVI Drawing-Room Chair in Powdered Gold 

881 Mahogany Sheraton Desk, Inlaid with Satinwood Band 

Height, 40 inches; width, 48 inches; depth, 26 inches. 

882 Mahogany Desk Chair to Match 

883 Mahogany Mirror, Adam Design 

Carved, and finished in powdered gold. 

Height, 67 inches; width, 32 inches. 

884 Satinwood Reading-Table, Adam Design Height, 29 inches. 

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885 Louis XVI Walnut Cabinet 

Finished in powdered gold; mirror back and four glass shelves. 
Height, 72 inches; width, 39 inches; depth, 17 inches. 

886 Antique Roman Mirror Height, 50 inches. 

887 Mahogany Martha Washington Worktable Height, 2 9 inches. 

888 Lady's Writing-Table in Mahogany, Inlaid 

Length, 36 inches; width, 16 inches. 

889 Pair of Adam Wall-Lights 

Carved with ram's-heads, decorated with gold. 

Height, 29 inches. 

890 Louis XV Lady's Writing Desk in Mahogany 

Height, 41 inches; width, 42 inches. 

891 Mahogany Kidney Writing-Table 

With satinwood border, and nine drawers. 

Height, 30 inches; width, 50 inches; depth, 25 inches. 

892 Antique Over-Mantel Mirror 

Of carved wood, with frieze of fruit garlands in color. 

Height, 28 inches; width, 61 inches. 

893 Cylinder Mahogany Drop-Leaf Card-Table Width, 36 inches. 

894 Gentleman's Mahogany Wardrobe, with Adjustable Mirror 

Height, 54 inches; width, 42 inches; depth, 20 inches. 

895 Oval Mirror in Powdered Gold Height, 28 inches. 

896 Pair of Electric Wall Sconces in Powdered Gold 

Height, 23 inches. 

897 Small Antique Credenza 

With double doors; decorated with marquetry in violet wood. 
Height, 30 inches; length, 74 inches; width, 20 inches. 

101 



898 Terra Cotta Square Jardiniere 

Height, 14 inches; diameter, 15 inches. 

899 Terra Cotta Vase, Supported by Three Lions 

Height, 17 inches; width, 23 inches. 

900 Terra Cotta Vase in Color and Gold Height, 28 inches. 

901 Two Antique Spiral Wood Columns 

Carved with vines and flowers; finished in color and gold. 
(Base restored.) Height, 67 inches. 

902 Wahiut Eagle Book-Slide with Gilt Decoration 

903 Antique Florentine Armchair 

With gilt ornaments, upholstered in red damask. 

904 Carved Wood Standard in Color and Gold 

Fitted for electricity, with gold-figured silk shade 

Height, 23 inches. 

905 Oak William and Mary Three-Back Settee 

Carved; having cane seat and back. 

906 Oak Chair to Match 

907 Louis XV Muror 

With carved frame; finished in powdered gold. 

Height, 59 inches. 

908 Terra Cotta Bust of a Condottiere, by Pollajuolo 

In bronze finish. Height, 18 inches. 

909 Charles 11 Wahiut Armchair 

With cane seat and back and knife-edge cushion, in modern 
petit point needlework. 

102 



QIO Terra Cotta Bust of Napoleon Height, 18 inches. 

911 Florentine Maschiere Tripod Vase 

In blue and gold, with alabaster globe. 

912 Mahogany Georgian Armchair and Side-Chair 

With cane seats and backs. 

913 Large Chippendale Over-Mantel Mirror 

The frame of wood carved with scrolls and garlands, and two 
female figures with baskets of flowers, the top crested with 
carved scrolls surrounding an oval oil portrait of a court 
beauty. Height, 108 inches; width, 81 inches. 

914 English Mahogany Mirror 

Height, 39 inches; width, 45 inches. 

915 English Oak Armchair 

Upholstered in tapestry. 

916 Antique Jacobean Stool Height, 18 inches. 

917 Terra Cotta Figure of Dante, Seated 

In polychrome decoration. Height, 29 inches. 

918 Mahogany Adam Mirror Height, 67 inches; width, 32 inches. 

919 Oak Door Phone Height, 24 inches; width, 20 inches. 

920 White Mahogany Lady Hamilton Writing Desk 

Length, 43 inches; width, 23 inches. 

921 Louis XVI Hanging Mirror Height, 20 inches. 

922 Antique Italian Gothic Andirons 

Very fine and rare. Height, 66 inches. 

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923 Antique Armchair 

Covered with brown Spanish leather. 

924 Terra Cotta Jar, with Four Lion-Heads 

Height, 17 inches; diameter, 23 inches. 

925 Terra Cotta Bust of a Vestal Height, 20 inches. 

926 Antique Italian Mantel Mirror 

Height, 42 inches; width, 54 inches. 

927 Torchere of Carved Wood in Powdered Gold 

With rose silk shade. Height, 32 inches. 

928 Antique Brass Jardiniere Height, 8 inches. 

929 Three Brass Tea Caddies, Assorted 

930 Oblong Terra Cotta Jardiniere 

Resting on four lions. 

931 Over-Mantel Mirror in Adam Style 

With carved frame finished in powdered gold. 

Height, 41 inches; width, 68 inches. 

932 Antique Louis XIV Consol Table 

With carved brace, finished in white enamel and gold with 
marbleized wood top. 

Height, 34 inches; width, 53 inches; depth, 27 inches. 

933 Adam Side-Chair 

With vimini seat and painted decoration. 

934 Antique Italian Renaissance Mirror 

With carved crest and feet; enameled. (Restored and re- 
enameled). Height, 60 inches; width, 34 inches. 
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935 Inlaid Writing-Table of English Brown Mahogany 

Height, 31 inches; depth, 22 inches; width 43 inches. 

936 Antique Mirror in Black Lacquer and Gold Height, 22 inches. 

937 Mahogany Carlton Desk 

With marquetry decoration, sliding top, swinging ends, six 
secret drawers and two compartments. 

Length, 42 inches; width, 25 inches. 

938 Louis XV Wahiut Cabinet 

Finished in powdered gold with mirror back and bottom; 
four glass shelves. 

Height, 76 inches; width 32 inches; depth, 16 inches. 

939 Carved Wood Sconce, Adam Design 

Finished in antique gold. 

940 Oil Painting: Subject, "The Nativity" 

Canvas. Height, 48 inches; width, 69 inches. 

941 White Mahogany Toilet Glass with Two Drawers 

Height, 33 inches; width, 22 inches. 

942 Drawmg-Room Suite of Three Pieces 

Finished in powdered gold; covered with blue damask. 

943 Italian Renaissance Torchere in Carved Wood 

Finished in color and gold; fitted for electricity. With rose 
silk shade. Height, 24 inches. 

944 Antique Florentine Cassone 

Richly carved with scrolls and figures; having comer figure 
pieces and armorial bearings on the front; the top carved 
with foliage. Length, 72 inches; height, 44 inches. 

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Nos. 950 and 961. TWO CARVED TROUSSEAU CHESTS 



945 Adam Satinwood Suite of Three Pieces 

Sofa, armchair and side-chair. With shield-shaped backs, 
painted with festooned drapery and flowers; cane seat and 
back, with cushions. 

946 Satinwood Dressing-Table with Triplicate Mirrors, Adam 

Design Height, 64 inches; width, 54 inches; depth, 21 inches. 

947 French Drawing-Room Suite of Five Pieces 

Consisting of sofa and four armchairs. The frames carved 
with shells and foliage, picked out in gold; covered with 
Nimes tapestry of floral design. 

948 Torchere in Carved Wood 

Octagonal base with three griflSns, decorated in gold and 
color; fitted for electricity. Yellow silk shade. 

949 Satinwood Dressing Mirror, Adam Design 

Height, 73 inches; width, 32 inches. 

950 Antique Trousseau Chest 

Elaborately carved. 

Length, 63 inches; width, 23 inches; height, 25 inches. 
(See Illustration.) 

951 Terra Cotta Bust of Niccolo da Uzzano, after Donatello 

Height, 12 inches. 

952 Mahogany Sideboard 

Having numerous drawers and compartments. 

Height, 40 inches; length, 51 inches; depth, 26 inches. 
Repetition of one in the Beefsteak Club, London. 

953 Mahogany Card-Table 

With two drop-leaves and drawers. Width, 44 inches. 

954 Two Terra Cotta Jardinieres 

Supported by four columns and urns; inlaid with mosaic. 

Height, 37 inches. 

107 



Q5S Terra Cotta Jardiniere 

With enameled zinc lining. 

956 Mahogany Wardrobe, Adam Design 

Decorated with Wedgwood medallions. 

Height, 55 inches; width, 42 inches; depth, 26 inches. 

957 Antique Mirror, Supported by Cupid, in Color and Gold 

Height, 30 inches. 

958 Antique Italian Mirror, Carved and Silvered Height, 16 inches. 

959 James n Walnut Side-Chair in Ebony and Gold, with Cane 

Seat and Back 

960 Vestibule Seat with Terra Cotta Feet and Wood Top 

Length, 72 inches; height, 17 inches. 

961 Antique Trousseau Chest 

Richly carved, with family coat of arms. 

Length, 65 inches; width, 27 inches; height, 24 inches. 
(See Illustration.) 

962 Louis XV Cabinet 

Of violet wood, serpentine front; with bottom panels in Vemis- 
Martin; mirror back, two crystal shelves. 

Height, 85 inches; width, 46 inches; depth, 17 inches. 

963 Mahogany Sheraton Comer Cabinet 

With bottom cupboard; the top with mirror back and four 
plate-glass shelves. 

Height, 87 inches; zoidth, 37 inches; depth, 28 inches. 

964 Mahogany Baroque Settee 

With richly carved frame; the seat and high back covered with 
brown Spanish leather, hand-tooled. 

965 Early English Walnut Seven-Column Table 

Length, 60 inches; width, 30 inches. 

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966 Antique Jacobean Refectory Table 

With square column legs and carved braces. 

Length, 9 feet 8 inches; width, 34 inches. 

967 San Domingo Mahogany Library Table 

With satinwood inlaid bands and seven drawers. 

Length, 48 inches; width, 26 inches. 

968 Sheraton Mahogany China Cabinet 

Inlaid with satinwood borders; having two drawers, one cup- 
board and two side shelves; the upper part with two glass 
doors, mirror back and three glass shelves. 

Height, 81 inches; width, 42 inches. 

969 Antique Oak Georgian Table 

Supported by fourteen carved columns, with carved base brace. 

970 Antique Walnut Jacobean Libraiy Table 

With two drawers. 

971 Charles n Oak Libraiy Table 

With carved legs. 

Length, 84 inches; width, 38 inches. 

972 Wahiut Refectory Table 

Having three carved supports and brace. 

Length, 8 jeet 3 inches; width, 40 inches. 

973 Italian Renaissance Walnut Table 

Carved bed; the supports carved with armorial shields and 
scrolls with paw-feet. 

Length, 8 feet 9 inches; width, 41 inches. 

974 Antique Roman Table 

With carved end supports. 

Length, 10 feet; width, 3 feet 9 inches. 
From the Palazza Violi, Bologna, Italy. 

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975 Italian Renaissance Table 

Of walnut; the bed and legs carved with paw-feet. 

Length, 79 inches; width, 39 inches; height, 31 inches. 

976 Antique Carved Oak Jacobean Refectory Table 

With carved bed, and six carved legs. 

Length, 10 feet 8 inches; width, 32 inches. 

9T7 Florentine Refectory Table 

With supports and brace richly carved. 

Length, 93 inches; width, 34 inches. 

978 Antique Jacobean Wall-Table 

With carved bulb legs, shelf base, and centre drawer. 

979 Walnut Refectory Table 

Supports finely carved with figures and scrolls, having an 
unusually heavy top. Length, 10 feet; width, 3 feet. 

980 Antique Refectory Table 

The bed and supports carved, and in original state. 

Length, 86 inches; width, 30 inches. 

981 Jacobean Oak Refectory Table 

With bulb legs, richly carved. (Has been restored.) 

Length, 8 feet 6 inches; width, 34 inches. 

982 Antique Table of the Italian Renaissance 

Supported on two end columns, joined by double arcades; 

the columns and arches carved with a wealth of detail; 

top with carved edge. So constructed as to permit of its 

being separated in five sections for transportation. 

Length, 12 feet; width, 5 feet. 

This table was purchased direct from the Palazzo Amerighi, Florence, 
Italy, and is believed to be the only one of its kind ever brought to this 
country, and probably the only one in existence. Its individual char- 
acter makes it a particularly valuable fitment for a library, hall or 
gallery. (See Illustration.) 

Ill 



983 Walnut HaU-Chair 

Carved uprights; the back with the royal coat of arms of Savoy; 
wood seat engraved with fleur-de-Iys. 

Repetition of one in the Palace of the City of Turin, Italy. 

984 Antique Jacobean Table 

Having six legs and drawers. 

Length, 9}4 feet; width, 34 inches; height, 34 inches. 

985 Antique Jacobean Sideboard 

Table base with comer columns; two cupboards with double 

doors in diamond panels, two drawers paneled and carved. 

Height, 58 inches; length, 86 inches; depth, 29 inches. 

986 Antique Jacobean Table 

With round comers, having four drawers. In its original 
state, without restoration. 

Length, 89 inches; width, 39 inches. 

987 Antique Jacobean Refectory Table 

With four drawers, having heavy bronze knobs. 

Length, 10 feet; height, 33 inches. 

988 Antique English Oak Refectory Table 

With carved trestle supports, single centre brace. (Top 
cracked.) Length, 8 feet; width, 34 inches. 

989 Adam Mahogany Sideboard of Five Pieces 

Consisting of consol table, with carved and fluted bed, carved 
legs, detached side columns, with knife ums carved with 
festoons of flowers. An unusual fitment, with side cupboards, 
drawers and bottle compartments. Length, 10 feet 10 inches. 

990 Antique Oak Jacobean Refectory Table 

With carved legs and side braces. 

Length, 67 inches; width, 27 inches. 

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991 Antique Jacobean Refectory Table 

Length, 79 inches; width, 33 inches. 

992 Terra Cotta Jardiniere 

In three sections. 

993 Terra Cotta Jardiniere, with Dolphin Figures 

Enameled zinc lining. Height, 14 inches. 

994 Small Statue of Carrara Marble Height, 60 inches. 

995 Pedestal of Verde di Prato Marble 

996 Tripod Conservatory Fountain of Carrara Marble 

Supported by winged sphinxes; the basin carved with putti; 
with Verde di Prato marble pedestal. 

Height, 63 inches; diameter, 15 inches. 

997 Istrian Marble Vase with Coltunn Height, 56 inches. 

998 Terra Cotta Fountain 

With pedestal shaped as figure, after the original in the 
Vatican. Height, 49 inches; width, 40 inches. 

999 Conservatory Fountain of Red Verona Marble 

Height, 56 inches; diameter, 27 inches. 

1000 Terra Cotta Byzantine Foimtain 

Inlaid with mosaics; the base supported by crouching lions. 
Height, 46 inches; diameter, 22 inches. 

1001 Terra Cotta Sun-Dial 

The base a replica from the National Museum of Athens, 
having a bronze sun-dial on top. 

Height, 53 inches; diameter, 16 inches. 

1002 Istrian Marble Jardiniere with Column Height, 39 inches. 

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1003 Pair of Terra Cotta Jardinieres 

The columns inlaid with mosaic; bowls decorated with birds 
and leaves in color. 

1004 Terra Cotta WeU Curb 

Decorated with cupids, after Donatello. Octagonal form. 

Diameter, 25 inches; height, 17 inches. 

1005 Conservatory Fotintain in Terra Cotta 

Height, 52 inches; diameter, 32 inches. 
Repetition of the one in the Cathedral at Sienna. 

1006 Carrara Marble Garden Urn 

Of octagonal form. Height, 43 inches. 

1007 Terra Cotta Byzantine Fountain 

With relief decoration on a gold ground. In three sections. 
Height, 57 inches; width, 35 inches. 
Repetition of the one in the Cathedral at Florence. 

1008 Terra Cotta Jardiniere 

With end supports and zinc lining. 

Length, 47 inches; height, 29 inches. 

1009 Five Decorative Garden Figures of Carrara Marble 

1010 Repetition of the Vatican Fountain 

White marble basin, supported on a tripod of yellow Vol terra 
marble. Height, 55 inches; diameter, 36 inches. 

101 1 Carrara Marble Tripod Fountain 

Height, 59 inches; diameter, 30 inches. 
Repetition of the one in the baths at Pompeii. 

1012 Jardiniere of Carrara Marble 

Supported by two columns on a base, and carved on four 
sides with classic decoration and inscription. 

Height, 44 inches; width, 47 inches; depth, 11 inches. 

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1013 Well Curb of Carrara Marble 

Richly carved with cupids and garlands. 

1014 Carrara Marble Fountain 

Elaborately carved with figures and garlands. 

Repetition of the one in the Cathedral at Sienna. 

1015 Terra Cotta Garden Seat 

After the original in the Vatican. With red plush cushion. 

1016 Terra Cotta WeU Curb 

With relief figure decoration. 

Height, 37 inches; diameter, 41 inches. 

1017 Antique Wrought-Iron Well Curb 

With original chain and bucket. 

1018 Two Large Lions of Carrara Marble 

Unusual examples. Height, 47 inches; length, 62 inches. 

Repetitions of those in the Loggia dei Lanzi, Florence. 



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