SH143 - Fine Furniture, Silver, Asian and Decorative Arts

Auction Details

Tuesday 12 December 2017 at 6:00pmShapiro Gallery, 162 Queen St, Woollahra, SydneyWoollahra Hotel Function Room, 116 Queen Street, Woollahra, Sydney

On View

Saturday 02 - Tuesday 12 December 2017 11:00am to 5:00pm

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  • 148_11
    LOT 148

    Directoire Mahogany and Ormolu Mounted Bonheur du Jour


    Mid-19th Century

    bevelled mirror flanked by two gallery topped sections of three short drawers over a frieze having two short drawers and one long drawer, with pull-out writing surface, above three drawers, raised on fluted tapering legs with gilt highlights

    EST.$2,000 - $3,000Sold for$3,360 Including Buyer's Premium
  • 149_1_1
    LOT 149

    French Ormolu Mounted Vernis Martin Vitrine


    c. 1900

    moulded rouge marble top with brass gallery above a glass door enclosing two glass shelves, electrified

    EST.$1,200 - $1,800Sold for$2,280 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 52 cm width 62 cm depth 34 cm
    • Provenance: Private Collection, Sydney
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  • 150_1
    LOT 150

    Louis Philippe Ormolu Mounted Marquetry Ladies Writing Desk


    19th Century

    front and sides decorated with scrolling vines, fall-front door opening to reveal a fitted interior with leather insert writing surface, on cabriole legs with sabots

    EST.$800 - $1,200Sold for$3,360 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 87 cm width 80 cm depth 46 cm
    • Provenance: The Estate of J. Belfer, Sydney
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  • 151_1
    LOT 151

    Louis XV Style Fruitwood and Marquetry Commode


    c. 1900

    of bombé serpentine form with a moulded marble top above two drawers inlaid with sprays of flowers, the side similarly inlaid, raised on cabriole legs, with gilt bronze leaf cast mounts throughout

    EST.$1,500 - $2,500Sold for$4,320 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 87 cm width 96 cm depth 48 cm
    • Provenance: The Estate of J. Belfer, Sydney
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  • 152_1
    LOT 152

    Pair of Louis XVI Style Parcel Gilt Walnut Marquises


    c. 1900

    of corbeille shape, the channelled rope design back rail finely carved with gilded roses, upholstered in velvet, the armrests on scroll supports embellished with gilded Acanthus leaves, on tapering fluted legs surmounted by a carved patera (2)

    EST.$2,000 - $3,000Sold for$2,400 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 82 cm width 78 cm depth 58 cm
    • Provenance: Private Collection, Sydney
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  • 153_1
    LOT 153

    Louis XVI Style Kingwood and Marquetry Petit Bureau Plat


    1860

    the shaped top with leather insert writing surface, decorated throughout with scrolling oak leaves, with slide out writing tablet and concealed drawer in right side of apron, raised on cabriole legs with sabots

    EST.$1,500 - $2,500Sold for$1,920 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 75 cm width 82 cm depth 46 cm
    • Provenance: Purchased from Frasers Antiques, Sydney, August 1991, The Estate of J. Belfer, Sydney
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  • 154_1
    LOT 154

    Napoleon III Kingwood and Marquetry Cabinet


    c. 1870

    with shaped white marble top above two panelled doors inlaid with musical and floral trophies, flanked by two gilt metal caryatid busts

    EST.$2,000 - $4,000Sold for$3,360 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 104 cm width 103 cm depth 41 cm
    • Provenance: Purchased from Frasers Antiques, Sydney, September 1987, The Estate of J. Belfer, Sydney
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  • 155_1
    LOT 155

    Napoleon III Ormolu Mounted Marquetry Corner Cabinet


    c. 1860

    with white marble top and ormolu mounts, the single door inlaid with a floral trophy

    EST.$800 - $1,200Sold for$600 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 98 cm width 65 cm depth 46 cm
    • Provenance: Purchased from Aronson Antiques, Sydney, October 1988, The Estate of J. Belfer, Sydney
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  • 156_2
    LOT 156

    Napoleon III Walnut and Marquetry Ormolu Mounted Credenza


    c. 1870

    the shaped white marble top above a centre door inlaid with floral trophy and flanked by two glazed glass doors enclosing shelves with red lining, decorated throughout with flowers and foliage

    EST.$1,800 - $2,200Sold for$4,320 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 106 cm width 128 cm depth 47 cm
    • Provenance: The Estate of J. Belfer, Sydney
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  • 157_1
    LOT 157

    Two Louis XV Style Kingwood Bedside Tables


    c. 1900

    with satinwood stringing, one with three short drawers and one with one short drawer and open section (2)

    EST.$600 - $800Sold for$1,080 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 74 cm
    • Provenance: Purchased from Aronson Antiques, Sydney, August 1991, The Estate of J. Belfer, Sydney
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  • 158_1
    LOT 158

    Louis XV Style Three Piece Salon Suite

    comprising a canape and two fauteuils, with carved giltwood frames, covered in a cream and pale pink damask fabric (3)

    EST.$2,000 - $4,000Sold for$2,400 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 108 cm width 179 cm depth 62 cm (canape) ; height 102 cm (chair)
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  • 159_1
    LOT 159

    Louis Philippe Style Giltwood Mirror


    Late 19th Century

    curved rectangular frame with beaded decoration, later glass

    EST.$900 - $1,500Sold for$1,020 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 168 x 125 cm
    • Provenance: Paul Kenny Antiques, Sydney, 2003
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  • 160_1
    LOT 160

    French Provincial Louis XV Style Canapé or Lit du Jour

    carved white painted frame, on six cabriole legs, with cream upholstery

    EST.$1,000 - $2,000Sold for$1,560 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 91 cm width 195 cm depth 80 cm
    • Provenance: Imagine This, Sydney, 2004
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  • 161_1
    LOT 161

    French Provincial Louis XV Style Canapé or Lit du Jour

    carved white painted frame, on six cabriole legs, with cream upholstery

    EST.$1,000 - $2,000Sold for$1,440 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 91 cm width 195 cm depth 80 cm
    • Provenance: Imagine This, Sydney, 2004
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  • 162_11
    LOT 162

    Louis XV Style Cream Painted Mirror

    of shaped oblong form with carved and moulded floral motifs

    EST.$200 - $400Sold for$720 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 92 cm width 128 cm
    • Provenance: Parterre, Sydney, c. 2005
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  • 163_11
    LOT 163

    French Provincial Louis XV Style Buffet

    grey painted wood with carved and moulded foliage motif, shaped serpentine top above two short drawers and a pair of panelled doors

    EST.$800 - $1,200Sold for$1,140 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 106 cm width 156 cm depth 50 cm
    • Provenance: Imagine This, Sydney, 2004
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  • 164_21
    LOT 164

    Pair of Demi-Lune Side Tables

    grey painted wood, on three tapered legs (2)

    EST.$200 - $400Sold for$1,020 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 75 cm width 65 cm depth 35 cm
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  • 165_2
    LOT 165

    Louis XV Style Overmantel Mirror


    19th Century

    of rectangular shape, cream painted wood with carved and moulded foliage motif

    EST.$1,000 - $1,500Sold for$960 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: 145 x 111 cm
    • Provenance: Private Collection, Double Bay
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  • 166_1
    LOT 166

    Pair of Louis XVI Boudoir Chairs

    each balloon back chair with white painted frame and blue and cream striped silk upholstery, together with two upholstered foot stools (4)

    EST.$300 - $500
    • Measurements: height 91 cm
    • Provenance: Imagine This, Sydney, 2004
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  • 167_1
    LOT 167

    French Four Light Floor Standing Lamp

    on three brass feet, with cream pagoda shade

    EST.$200 - $300Sold for$480 Including Buyer's Premium
  • 168_11
    LOT 168

    Louis XVI Style Three Piece Salon Suite

    comprising a two seater canape and two balloon back armchairs, white painted frames, covered in a pale blue linen (3)

    EST.$800 - $1,200Sold for$720 Including Buyer's Premium
  • 169_1
    LOT 169

    Louis Philippe Silvered Overmantel Mirror


    c. 1840

    of rounded rectangular shape, with incised geometric motifs

    EST.$800 - $1,200
  • 170_2
    LOT 170

    Wrought Iron Garden Table

    the white rectangular marble top above a grey painted wrought iron base with four scrolled legs joined by shaped stretchers

    EST.$800 - $1,200Sold for$780 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 79 cm width 181 cm depth 84 cm
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  • 171_1
    LOT 171

    Pair of Louis XVI Style Carved and Painted Fauteuils

    upholstered oval back and seats (2)

    EST.$600 - $900Sold for$648 Including Buyer's Premium