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6 Quimper Grande Maison Faience Vase, ca. 1895-1942, French, on polychrome dolphin-form feet, the lily-form vase with polychrome decoration depicting a bagpipe player and a woman spinning yarn, and a Brittany coat-of-arms over a fleur-de-lis, marked inside "H.B.", for Grande Maison de la Hubaudiere factory. h. 12", dia. 8"
Estimate: 900 - 1200
70 German Porcelain Plaque, first quarter 20th century, depicting "Madonna della Sedia", after Raphael (Ruffaello Sanzio da Urbino, Italian, 1483-1520), with Mary holding the Christ Child while a young John the Baptist looks on, marked "Made in Germany" and "Madonna della Sedia" on the back, framed in an elaborate Renaissance-style porthole frame, labeled Frank Herschede, 24 E. Fourth St., Cincinnati. h. 17-1/5", w. 15-1/4", dia. 7-3/4"
Estimate: 1000 - 1500
83 Set of Twelve "Capodimonte" Armorial Plates, second quarter 20th century, German, decorated with relief-molded neoclassical scenes along the borders, and various armorials in the reserve panels, framed with gilt scrollwork, produced by Carl Thieme, Potschappel, for the Italian market. dia. 8-1/2"
Estimate: 700 - 1000
85 Italian Capodimonte Covered Urn, third quarter 19th century, made by Richard Ginori, on a base molded with brackets and raised laurel leaves, the urn decorated with a neoclassical bas-relief boar hunt, and set with satyr-head handles, the swirl-molded cover set with a pineapple knop with polychrome leaves, marked with the Ginori underglaze crowned "N". h. 17", w. 8-1/2", d. 6"
Estimate: 600 - 900
86 Impressive Italian Market Capodimonte Jewel Casket, fourth quarter 19th century, German, of architectural form, decorated with relief-molded polychrome neoclassical decoration based on Ariadne and Bacchus, who are depicted on the front cover panel, the cover "roof" decorated with pierced trim and gilt-bronze finials, the sides mounted with gilt-bronze handles, the front with a gilt-bronze lock, marked with the underglaze blue crowned "N" associated with Ernst Bohn Sohne, Rudolstadt, Germany. h. 14", w. 14-1/2", d. 7-1/4"
Estimate: 1000 - 1500
87 Rare Italian Market Capodimonte Helmet, fourth quarter 19th century, German, of medieval form, lushly decorated with gilt-trimmed relief-molded scenes from the Trojan War, trimmed with satyrs, dragons with human heads and other mythical creatures, the inside with the underglaze blue crowned "N" associated with Carl Thieme, Potschappel, Germany. h. 10", w. 6-3/4", d. 13"
Estimate: 600 - 900
94 Biscuit Figure of Putti Frolicking with a Goat, ca. 1900, after Francois Duquesnoy (Flemish, 1597-1643), on a scrolled rococo-style base, impressed with a spurious Sevres interlaced "L" mark. h. 14-1/2", w. 15-1/2", d. 8-3/4"
Estimate: 800 - 1200
102 KPM Porcelain Plaque, the well-painted plaque depicting the "Dance Interval at an Alsatian Country Wedding", after Benjamin Vautier (Swiss, 1829-1898), the back painted with "Country Dance b Vautier" and an impressed "KPM", and "Country Dance b Vautier" on the rear, in a contemporary giltwood frame. plaque h. 7-3/4", w. 11-1/2", overall h. 19-3/4", w. 23"
Estimate: 3000 - 5000
103 Set of Twelve Royal Vienna-Style Cabinet Plates, second quarter 20th century, German, each decorated with transfer-printed classical scenes, with a wide gilt border, the outside turquoise and red border with delicate giltwork, with a decorator's blue overglaze "beehive" against a gilt ground. dia. 10-1/2"
Estimate: 600 - 900
117 Porcelain Plaque Depicting "L'Horoscope accompli", after Sigmund Freudeberg (Swiss, 1745-1801), fourth quarter 19th century, probably illustrating the prediction that a child would be born to a couple in a rural cottage, in an antique ebonized frame, and with a "Freudeberg" name plate on the front, the back with spurious Sevres marks. plaque h. 8-1/8", w. 10-3/4", overall h. 10-1/2", w. 14-1/4"
Estimate: 700 - 1000
118 Three Continental Snuff Boxes, first half 19th century, decorated with portraits of notables, including Leonardo da Vinci. h. 1/2" to 3/4", dia. 3-1/2" to 4"
Estimate: 800 - 1200
242 Two Pieces of Vienna-Style Porcelain, ca. 1900, Austrian, including an octagonal charger decorated with a center panel depicting Cupid and Psyche, signed "C. Forster", the framboise and ivory border depicting "Dancing Hours", alternating with framboise plaques of delicate scrollwork, the subject of the panel marked on the back, dia. 14-1/2", and a tea caddy decorated with like colors, with two hand-painted classical scenes, identified on the base, "Shakespeare und der Genius" and "Paesie", artist signed "A. Heer", marked with an underglaze blue beehive, h. 5", w. 2-3/4".
Estimate: 600 - 900
246 Monumental Pair of Meissen Potpourri Urns, ca. 1850-1924, German, the neo-rococo vases resting on stands with scrolled feet, decorated with encrusted flowers, the sides with pink- and green-trimmed rocaille molding, the platforms with fleur jette painting, the inverted pear-form vases decorated on the obverse with hand-painted panels of courting couples and their chaperones, dressed in 18th-century costume in landscapes, and on the reverse with flowers, the panels framed with garlands of encrusted fruit, flowers and insects, some nearly life-size, each with a Psyche supporting one end, the sides with delicate flower-molded rocaille handles, the bases made to match, one with a maiden supporting a basket of flowers, the other with a putto supporting a basket of flowers, the domed covers with pierced pink and pale-green scrollwork with scattered flowers, with knops of encrusted flower bouquets and the odd insect, marked with underglaze blue crossed swords with pommel ends. h. 36", w. 16", d. 11-1/2" Provenance: Private collection, Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
Estimate: 5000 - 8000
267 Meissen Porcelain Topographical Tray, ca. 1850-1924, German, the oval tray with shell-molded handles and trim, and decorated with three gilt-trimmed panels, two with flowers and one with a view of Dresden, marked with underglaze blue pommel-ended swords and "Dresden". w. 17-1/4", d. 12-1/2"
Estimate: 900 - 1200
270 Collection of Four Meissen Porcelain Figures, German, including a figural group depicting autumn, winter and summer, ca. 1850-1924, h. 8", w. 5-3/4", d. 4"; a figure of two cupid cloth sellers, ca. 1730-1768, h. 6-3/4", w. 5-3/4", d. 3-1/2"; and two 20th-century figures, a gardener, h. 4-1/4", w. 4-1/2", d. 3", and a flower seller, h. 5", dia. 2". Provenance: Collection of Julia Brooks and Clarke Thomas Reed, Greenville, Mississippi.
Estimate: 700 - 1000
271 Collection of Three Meissen Porcelain "Motto Children", German, including a wounded cupid tending birds, marked "Je blesse et Soulage", early 20th century, h. 6", w. 2-1/4", a cupid with a quiver of arrows, marked "Je les balance", 20th century, h. 5-3/4", dia. 2-1/4", and a cupid lassoing a heart, marked "Je le dompte", ca. 1860-1922, after a model by Michel Victor Acier, h. 6", w. 3-1/2". Provenance: Collection of Julia Brooks and Clarke Thomas Reed, Greenville, Mississippi.
Estimate: 600 - 900
272 Collection of Five Meissen Porcelain Figures, 19th century, German, including a male winemaker tapping a keg, h. 7-1/2", w. 3-3/4", a female winemaker using a jug and funnel to fill a keg, h. 7", w. 3-1/2", a figural group of two children with their dog, h. 5-3/4", w. 5", a boy feeding ducks, h. 5", dia. 2-1/2", and a female in a delicately molded dress, playing cards, h. 6-1/2", dia. 2-1/2", each with various underglaze blue crossed sword marks. Provenance: Collection of Julia Brooks and Clarke Thomas Reed, Greenville, Mississippi.
Estimate: 700 - 1000
275 Six-Piece Collection of Sevres and Vincennes-Sevres Porcelain, mid-18th century, French, the collection with a bleu celeste ground, including a covered sucrier and stand decorated with panels of birds and flowers, framed with raised gilt borders, the base of the bowl marked with interlacing L's and a "C" for 1755, the mark on the stand likely added at a later date, h. 5", w. 8-3/4", d. 6-1/2", two "gobelets litron" decorated with portraits framed with jewels and tooled, gilt scrollwork, h. 2-3/4", dia. 2-3/4", and two saucers decorated with floral panels and tooled, gilt scrollwork, dia. 5-1/2", the "gobelets litron" and saucers marked with interlacing overglaze blue L's and no date letter, indicating a manufacture date of 1750-1753. Provenance: Collection of Julia Brooks and Clarke Thomas Reed, Greenville, Mississippi.
Estimate: 700 - 1000
293 Pair of Enamel Plaques of Soldiers in Uniform, second half 19th century, French, probably Limoges, with shaded blue borders decorated with gilt scrollwork, one polychrome soldier possibly Prussian, and the other possibly Spanish, each signed "Y. Revert", in contemporary giltwood frames. h. 10-3/4", w. 8-3/4"
Estimate: 700 - 1000
324 Porcelain Plaque Depicting a Classical Battle Scene, 18th century, Continental, possibly Limoges, the battle scene with a burning city in the background, mounted in a later French Empire-style frame, an old label from a New York City antiques dealer on the back. h. 5-1/2", w. 5-1/4"
Estimate: 1000 - 1500
399 Pair of Edme Samson Vases, third quarter 19th century, French, in the Chinese export taste, the baluster-form vases decorated with flowers in the famille rose palette, gilt lancet borders and white enamel raised scrollwork, marked with a red overglaze Asian-style mark. h. 18-1/2", dia. 8-3/4"
Estimate: 600 - 900
429 Large, Exceptional KPM Porcelain Plaque of the "Vestal Virgin", fourth quarter 19th century, after Angelica Kauffman (Swiss, 1741-1807), made by the Royal Porcelain Manufactory, Berlin, and marked with an incised "KPM" and a baton, the figure depicted seated, veiled and holding an ancient lit oil lamp, in a contemporary giltwood frame. plaque h. 16-1/4", w. 12", overall h. 21-3/4", w. 17-3/4" Provenance: Private collection, Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
Estimate: 2500 - 4000
489 Artist-Signed Porcelain Plaque, ca. 1815, English, attributed to Coalport, depicting a delicately rendered bouquet perched on a white table top, signed "Cecil Jones, 1815". Framed. plaque h. 6", w. 5", overall h. 13-1/2", w. 12-1/4" Notes: Cecil Jones is included on a list of Coalport artists documented by Geoffrey Godden in Coalport and Coalbrookdale Porcelains, page 113, where he gives his birthdate as 1799 and his working period as ca. 1820-45. Godden says he "established himself as one of John Rose's leading flower painters". Godden goes on to say, "it is highly probable that he painted some of the finest Coalport ornamented porcelain...".
Estimate: 700 - 1000
501 Set of Twelve Meissen Dinner Plates, ca. 1924-1934, German, pattern no. 455110, decorated in the Kakiemon style with polychrome pine trees, birds and flowers, with a gilt scalloped rim, marked on the back with underglazed crossed swords with a "dot" between the blades, and a decorator's mark. dia. 10-1/2"
Estimate: 600 - 900
509 Monumental Sarreguemines Majolica Jardiniere and Stand, fourth quarter 19th century, French, the cobalt-ground jardiniere set with scrolled handles and decorated with green, amber and turquoise leaves and scrollwork, on a column-form stand with a cobalt ground, stamped "Sarreguemines" on the bottom. h. 52", w. 30-1/2", d. 24-1/2"
Estimate: 800 - 1200
510 Impressive Pair of Large Majolica Urns, fourth quarter 19th century, in the manner of Thomas Victor Sergent, French, the sides decorated with molded scenes from a Bacchanalian feast, with a mottled brown ground and gadroon-molded rims, the urns set with satyr-molded handles. h. 22", w. 12", d. 10-1/2"
Estimate: 800 - 1200
511 Pair of Majolica Urns, fourth quarter 19th century, in the manner of Thomas Victor Sergent, French, decorated with a panel of two hand-painted putti on the obverse, and molded flowers and birds on the reverse, on a cobalt ground, with ram's-head handles. h. 13", w. 8-1/4", d. 5-1/4"
Estimate: 1200 - 1800
526 Set of Twelve Limoges Fish Plates, ca. 1883-1893, depicting pairs of fish and trailing aquatic plants, with scalloped borders and raised gilt edges, signed "M. Lalone" and the blanks marked by Gustave Demartial & Company. dia. 8-1/2"
Estimate: 600 - 900
527 Exuberant Elite Works Limoges Hand-Painted Fish Set, ca. 1900, French, each piece decorated with hand-painted fish in a seascape, artist-signed "Max", framed with raised gilt scrollwork and shell-edged faded cobalt borders, with an underglaze green "Limoges France" mark with an arrow and a red retailer's glaze mark, "Higgins & Seiter, New York, Elite, France", the set including a platter, w. 25", d. 11", twelve plates, dia. 9-1/2", and a sauceboat with stand, h. 4", w. 9".
Estimate: 800 - 1200
814 Pair of Canton-Style Lidded Canisters, 20th century, Portuguese, made by Vista Alegre for Mottahedeh, for the Historic Charleston Collection line, marked on the bottom. h. 9-1/2", dia. 7-1/2"
Estimate: 600 - 900
887 Pair of Paris Porcelain Vases Attributed to Jacob Petit, mid-19th century, French, decorated with delicately molded scroll- and shellwork, the obverses with panels of shepherdesses in landscapes, the reverses with flowers, on a sky-blue and melon ground with flourishes of raised gilt. h. 13-1/2", w. 8-1/2", d. 4-1/2" Provenance: Collection of Julia Brooks and Clarke Thomas Reed, Greenville, Mississippi. Notes: The form is a well-documented part of Jacob Petit's repertoire, with several variations in the handles and bases. A pair of closely related vases were sold in the "Maria Felix" sale at Christie's, July 17-18, 2007, lot 279.
Estimate: 600 - 900
963 KPM Hand-Painted Porcelain Plaque, ca. 1900, German, depicting a Greek maiden carrying an amphora on her head, the reverse impressed with "KPM'' and scepter marks, in a giltwood frame. overall h. 13-1/2", w. 7-1/4"
Estimate: 1000 - 1500
      
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