Page 1

Holiday Sale 12/13/11 & 12/14/11


Holiday Sale 12/13/11 & 12/14/11

Auctions: Tuesday December 13, 2011 at 10am Wednesday December 14, 2011 at 10am Sale 1418 Exhibitions: Thursday December 8 & Friday December 9 10am-5pm Saturday December 10 12pm-5pm Monday December 12 10am-5pm American Furniture & Decorative Arts Whitney Bounty 267.414.1254 wbounty@freemansauction.com English & Continental Furniture & Decorative Arts Ben Fisher 267.414.1215 bfisher@freemansauction.com Asian Furniture & Decorative Arts Tianhan Gao 267.414.1218 tgao@freemansauction.com

Freeman’s 1808 Chestnut Street Philadelphia, PA 19103 Telephone: 215.563.9275 Fax: 215.563.8236 126 Garrett Street Charlottesville, VA 22902 Telephone: 434.296.4096 Fax: 434.296.4011

Bidding: bids department Bridgette Bonner tel: 267.414.1208 fax: 215.599.2240 bbonner@freemansauction.com Catalogue $25 Inside Front Cover: Lot 340 Inside Back Cover: Lot 558

1930 Cahaba Road Mountain Brook, AL 35223 Telephone: 901.634.3816 45 School Street Boston, MA 02108 Telephone: 617.367.3400 www.freemansauction.com

Color images of every lot are available at www.freemansauction.com Printing by Brilliant Studio Exton, Pennsylvania


Important Information for Buyers Registration All potential buyers must register for the sale prior to placing a bid. Registration information may be submitted in person at our reception desk, by fax or through our website at www.freemansauction.com. We will require proof of identification and residence and may require a credit card and/or a bank reference. By registering for the sale, the buyer acknowledges that he or she has read, understood and accepted Freeman’s Terms and Conditions of Sale. Buyer’s Premium A Buyer’s Premium will be added to the successful bid price and is payable by the buyer as part of the total purchase price. The Buyer’s Premium shall be: 25% on the first $20,000 of the hammer price of each lot, 20% on the portion from $20,001 through $500,000, and 12% on the portion of the hammer price exceeding $500,000. Sales Tax All items in the catalogue are subject to the 8% Pennsylvania and Philadelphia sales tax. Dealers purchasing for resale must register their tax numbers on current PA forms. Forms should be submitted to our Client Services office on the second floor. Catalogue Descriptions All item descriptions, dimensions and estimates are provided for guidance only. It is the buyer’s responsibility to inspect all lots prior to bidding to ensure that the condition is to their satisfaction. If potential buyers are unable to inspect lots in person, our specialists will be happy to prepare detailed Condition Reports on individual lots as quickly as possible. These are for guidance only, and all lots will be sold “as is” as per our Terms and Conditions of Sale.

Bidding At the sale Registered bidders will be assigned a bidder number and given a paddle for use at the sale. Once the first bid has been placed, the auctioneer asks for higher bids in increments determined by the auctioneer. To place your bid, simply raise your paddle until the auctioneer acknowledges you. The auctioneer will not mistake a random gesture for a bid. By phone A limited number of telephone lines are available for bidding by phone through a Freeman’s representative. Phone lines must be reserved in advance. Requests must be submitted no later than 24 hours prior to the scheduled start of the sale. In writing Bid forms are available in the sale room and at the back of the catalogue. These should be submitted in person, by mail or by fax no later than one hour prior to the scheduled start of the sale. The auctioneer will bid on your behalf up to the limit. On the internet A fully-illustrated catalogue is available on-line at www.freemansauction.com. Registered bidders may leave absentee bids through the web site and will receive email confirmation of their bid. Freeman’s is not responsible for errors or failure to execute bids. Payment Lots purchased will not be released until we have received full payment. Payment may be made in cash, by check, money order, or debit card. Payments by check must clear the bank before lots will be released. Removal of Purchases Deliveries will not be made during the time of the sale unless otherwise indicated by the auctioneer. All items must be paid for and removed by January 13 at 3pm. Purchases not so removed may be turned over to a licensed warehouse at the expense and risk of the purchaser. Shipping and Packing Responsibility for packing, shipping and insurance shall be exclusively that of the purchaser. Upon request, Freeman’s will provide the purchaser with names of professional packers and shippers known to us.


session i Tuesday December 13 lots 1–379

lots 1–108 American Furniture, Silver & Decorative Arts lots 109–379 English & Continental Furniture, Silver & Decorative Arts


4 free≤an’s holiday sale

12/13/11

American Furniture, Silver & Decorative Arts lots 1–108 1 11-8068/5D Sterling silver centerpiece bowl frank m. whiting & co., 20th century Circular serpentine everted rim, gadrooned edge with wide garland engraved rim, circular foot; together with a sterling silver water pitcher, plain urn form with “C” handle, circular base. Diam: 13 in. H: 9 in. (pitcher) Total weight: 54 troy oz. $1,500-2,000 2 11-1812/25A Collection of American silver flatware assorted makers, 19th/20th century Mostly 19th century teaspoons, five by John McMullin with birds on the bowls, all with fiddle handles; together with sugar spoon, sauce ladle, cold meat fork and three demitasse spoons. Total Weight: 25 troy oz. provenance: Property of a Philadelphia Lady $600-800 3 11-1803/5G Collection of English silver flatware 18th/19th century Comprising three fiddle-handled sauce ladles, one pierced, six fiddle-handled salt dips, meat skewer, marrow scoop, two berry spoons and mote spoon. Weight: 13 troy oz. $400-600 4 11-1935/1H Assorted sterling silver knives 20th century Eleven dinner and ten luncheon scroll handled knives; together with five sterling silver handled place knives, silver cream soup spoon and seven assorted silver plate iced tea spoons. $200-300

5 11-8068/5H Collection of sterling silver hollow ware gorham, whiting and others, 20th century Six sterling silver cocktail stands, three julep cups, five weighted base aperitif stands, and two trumpet form vases with weighted bases. Weighable silver: 25 troy oz. $650-750 6 11-8068/5G Small group of sterling silver flatware s. kirk, s. kirk and son, gurnee and tobey, 19th and 20th century Three large serving spoons by Kirk, two by Gurnee and Tobey, a plain sauce ladle and a silver plate “King’s” pattern sauce ladle. Weighable silver: 17 troy oz. $400-600 7 11-8068/5C Group of assorted sterling silver Various makers and patterns including Gorham “Fairfax” forks and grapefruit spoons and “Cambridge” pattern grapefruit spoons; S. Kirk & Son “Repousse” and “King” pattern teaspoons and one fork; Alvin “Majestic” pattern teaspoons and one “Raleigh” sugar spoon; together with flat butter spreaders, teaspoons, serving spoons, sugar spoon and sauce ladle, monogram. Weighable silver: 46 troy oz. $1,000-1,500 8 11-1990/46 Sterling silver candlestick wallace, late 20th century Trumpet shaft, plain flaring weighted base; together with a pair of weighted base twist shaft candlesticks. H(s): 9 1/4 in. (candlestick) and 6 3/4 in. (pair) $75-125 9 11-1639/59 Sterling silver demitasse cup frames and saucers gorham, providence, ri, mid 20th century Plain design with “C” handles to cups, including Lenox gold band liners. Weighable silver: 22.5 oz. $500-600


5 free≤an’s holiday sale

12/13/11

10 11-5095/81 Circular six lobed fruit bowl cellini craft, 20th century Hammered finish, flush base. Diam: 8 7/8 in. Weight: 18 troy oz. $350-450 11 11-1803/5F Miscellaneous sterling silver and enamel souvenir spoons early 20th century Tea and demitasse sizes. Weight: 9 troy oz. $300-500 12 11-1803/5E Silver and ebony handled ladles english, 19th century Including double lipped toddy ladle, coin bottom toddy ladle, syrup ladle, sauce ladle with “bird” bowl and candle snuffer. $125-200 13 11-8068/5B Partial sterling silver flat table service towle silversmith, newburyport, ma, early-mid 20th century “Lady Diana” pattern comprising nine dinner forks, nine salad forks, eight hollow handle dinner knives, twelve teaspoons, eight cream soup spoons, one sugar spoon, and one serving spoon, monogram. Weighable silver: 39 troy oz. $1,000-1,500 14 11-8068/5A Partial sterling silver flatware service gorham, providence, ri, late 19th century “Chantilly” pattern including thirteen dinner forks, eight salad forks, fifteen hollow handle dinner knives, fourteen teaspoons, six cream soup spoons, eight iced tea spoons, seven tablespoons, and two serving spoons, monogram. Weighable silver: 67 troy oz. $1,000-1,500

15 11-2337/1 Sterling silver tea service gorham & co., providence, ri, circa 1950 Late Georgian design, oblong shape with double fluted corners, urn finials, lyre form handles, on conforming footed bases, including hot water pot, tea pot, covered sugar bowl and creamer; together with an oval silver plate tea tray with open work and gadrooned gallery, pierced handles. Weight: 102 troy oz. (tea set) L: 24 1/2 in. (tray) $2,000-2,700 16 11-1750/1 Victorian silver plated cake basket circa 1869 Oval with scroll and leaf repousse border, swing handle; together with a sterling silver fruit tray and a small Danish style low compote. L: 12 7/8 in. (fruit basket) Weight: 21 troy oz. $500-700 17 11-1803/5I Collection of sterling silver implements early 20th century Including letter opener, spiral pencil, ladle, napkin ring, figural pepper shaker with extra “head,” rattle, toothpick holder, box, frame, punch ladle and pierced conical top. Total weight: 23 troy oz. $450-600 18 11-1803/5K Collection of silver sugar tongs continental, 19th/20th century Four scissor style, one figural; together with silver handled grape shears. $75-125 19 11-1803/5J Collection of silver boxes 20th century Four rectangular for pills, match safe, oval patch box with inscription, “The gift is small but love is all,” oval porcelain pill box and silver and enamel clock/ table cigarette lighter. $100-150


6 free≤an’s holiday sale

12/13/11

20 11-1803/5M Collection of sterling silver teaspoons 20th century Including ten with oval floral engraved handles, five Gorham “Etruscan” pattern spoons and eight Whiting Division of the Gorham Co. “ Madam Jumel” pattern ice cream and cake spoons. Total weight: 16.5 troy oz. $225-300 21 11-5095/79 Collection of silver table items 19th and 20th centuries Pair of Mexican dolphin shaft console candlesticks, three Russian silver niello wine cups, a Russian engraved napkin ring, a Dutch miniature pedestal base tea table, a German silver oval repousse pill box and a “clam shell” box. Weight: 13 troy oz. (candlesticks) $350-450 22 11-8031/64B Three silver serving pieces 19th and 20th century A coin silver soup ladle with floral engraved handle and oval fluted bowl, a S. Kirk & Son pierced tart server with oval repousse handle and an International Silver Co. “Royal Danish” gravy ladle. Weight: 10 troy oz. $200-300 23 11-5095/78 Five sterling silver small serving pieces 19th and 20th centuries A Revere style bowl, two creamers and two side-handled sauce boats. Total weight: 30 troy oz. $650-800

24 11-9019/20 Four sterling silver shot glasses tiffany & co., new york, ny, 20th century Of ovoid form with vermeil interior. H: 1 1/8 in. Weight: 3.5 troy oz. provenance: Property of a Southern lady. $400-600 25 11-5095/77 Three sterling silver candy bowls tiffany and cellini craft, late 20th century Four lobed, Cellini Craft bowl on an oval open work foot in the Danish style with server; one small Tiffany Revere bowl and a Tiffany circular low bowl, plain with a rim base. Total weight: 17 troy oz. $350-450 26 11-8041/59 Silver plate mantle clock tiffany & co., 19th century Circular face with circular cupid repousse face with black Roman numeral chapter ring, mounted above with a table with heads of pan and a maiden and drapery below, flanked by two females, rectangular base with drapery and wheel on four leaf and turned feet, hour strike. H: 10 3/4 in. $800-1,200 27 11-2302/3 Sterling silver soup ladle gorham & co., providence, ri, early 19th century “St. Cloud” pattern, vermeil bowl. $150-200 28 11-5095/75 Sterling silver covered vegetable stand gorham & co., providence, ri, 20th century Oval serpentine bottom with scroll engraving, the lid with a removable handle and the top and bottom of the rim is engraved to match base. L: 11 3/4 in. Weight: 27 troy oz. $550-700


7 free≤an’s holiday sale

12/13/11

1, 16, 31, 38

29 11-2302/2 Sterling silver stuffing spoon jones, ball, boston, 19th century Plain oval. $100-150 30 11-2302/1 Sterling silver part flat table service wallace, early 20th century “Meadow Rose” pattern including seven place forks, seven salad forks, seven place knives, eleven teaspoons, two tablespoons, cold meat fork, gravy ladle, jelly server, lemon fork and sugar shell; together with four place forks of “Old Colonial” pattern. Total weight: 50 troy oz. $950-1,200

31 11-2058/95A Three sterling silver tea caddies early 20th century One of square shape with scroll and floral repousse decoration; one plain and square; and one oblong with chamfered corners, floral and leaf engraved. H: 4 3/8 in. (repousse caddy) Total weight: 15 troy oz. $300-500 32 11-1803/5Q Small collection of sterling silver flatware 19th/20th century Including various sized spoons, salt dips, luncheon knives and roast carving fork. Weight: 14 troy oz. $250-350


8 free≤an’s holiday sale

12/13/11

33 11-2181/11 Mother-of-pearl handled “Humpty-Dumpty” infant’s rattle early 20th century Together with a napkin ring with monogram, “A.S.” L: 4 1/2 in. provenance: The Stevenson Easby Collection, Chestnut Hill, Philadelphia. $75-100

38 11-2175/4 Group of American and English sterling silver pieces various makers Including a sugar caster, two pair of weighted candlesticks, one candlestick, four match covers, three circular ashtrays and three octagonal ashtrays, match covers and ashtrays have monogram. H: 8 in. (sugar shaker) Weight: 15 troy oz. $300-500

34 11-2181/10 Two George III silver salt and pepper casters english, circa 1765 Urn form with spiral finials to pierced lids, circular footed bases with reeded band. H: 5 1/2 in. provenance: The Stevenson Easby Collection, Chestnut Hill, Philadelphia. $175-250

39 11-4018/12 Pair of Neoclassical silver plate tazza j. dixon & sons, sheffield, england The circular top with Greek key to edge surmounting three spread winged eagles over triform base. H: 6 1/2 in. $100-200

35 11-8031/63A Twelve French silver teaspoons 19th century Oval handles with thread mold edges. $100-150

40 11-5095/76 Silver plate and glass compartment relish tray 20th century Circular serpentine shape with raised figures and scrolls in the Dutch manner, fitted with three glass pie-shaped dishes. Diam: 12 3/8 in. $50-100

36 11-1750/1A Miscellaneous sterling silver hollow ware 20th century Including two small bon-bon dishes, small bowl, weighted base candy compote and creamer and sugar bowl. Weighable silver: 5 troy oz. $125-175

41 11-4018/50A Assembled silverplate service various makers “Kings” pattern comprising sixteen tablespoons, six salad forks, six teaspoons, one marrow scoop, and one pasta server. $100-200

37 11-5095/80 Sterling silver fruit bowl frank smith silver co., 20th century Plain circular shape with everted rim, round foot. Diam: 8 3/4 in. Weight: 15 troy oz. $300-400

42 11-5095/72 Silverplate two-handled tea trays 20th century Round and oblong; together with two graduated oval roast platters and two assorted trays. $35-60


9 free≤an’s holiday sale

12/13/11

43 11-8031/63D Miscellaneous sterling silver flatware 20th century Including teaspoons, demitasse spoons, souvenir spoons, four small forks and flat butter spreader. Total weight: 27 troy oz. $500-750

48 11-8041/82 Two sterling silver cake trays 20th century Both circular, one with beaded edge; together with a candy dish and an infant porridge bowl with inscribed sayings. Diam: 10 in. (largest tray) Total weight: 24 troy oz. $700-900

44 11-1820/3 Six sterling silver teaspoons wallace silversmiths, wallingford, ct, early 20th century “Corinthian” pattern, marked “R W & S,” monogram. Weighable silver: 3 troy oz. $80-120

49 11-5095/82 Two circular silver cake trays and a small oval chop platter 20th century The cake trays are sterling with openwork design; the chop platter is oval, Continental, with a molded border. Diam: 9 3/8 in. (trays) L: 10 1/2 in. (platter) Total weight: 27 troy oz. $500-650

45 11-8041/77 Three open sterling silver vegetable stands 20th century A pair of oval stands and one oval serpentine stand; together with an octagonal roast tray. L: 11 1/2 in. (tray and largest vegetable stand) Total weight: 40 troy oz. $1,200-1,500 46 11-8041/68 Sterling silver and crystal garniture irish/american, 20th century Circular urn forms with flaring and scalloped rims, circular stepped weighted bases, larger is open, the two smaller have lids with spires. Diam: 10 3/8 in. (largest) H: 17 in. (smaller) $400-600 47 11-8041/72 Sterling silver thermos pitcher early 20th century Squat form, knop finial to hinged lid, chased with flowers and scrolls about the shoulder, molding below. H: 7 in. Weight: 30 troy oz. (including lining) $500-1,000

50 11-1639/64A Sterling silver crystal vase and holder 20th century Openwork vase holder wirh floral etched crystal insert. H: 7 1/4 in. $200-350 51 11-1408/7 Two pair of sterling silver salt and pepper shakers 20th century Georgian style “caster” form. H: 4 3/4 in. Weight: 7 troy oz. $175-225 52 11-2181/12 Sterling silver table ornaments 20th century Pierced napkin server, Gorham bud vase with twin handles and two bees, Continental silver creamer, Continental silver sugar shaker, an English silver “casket” form ring box on ball feet and a small oval pin tray. Total weight: 26 troy oz. provenance: The Stevenson Easby Collection, Chestnut Hill, Philadelphia. $400-600


10 free≤an’s holiday sale

12/13/11

53 11-8031/64 Sterling silver toddy ladle 20th century Hand wrought, pointed Antique design. L: 13 in. Weight: 8 troy oz. $200-300

58 11-5058/2 Twelve sterling silver ice cream spoons gorham & co, providence, ri, early 20th century “Norfolk” pattern with vermeil bowls. Total weight: 8 troy oz. $225-300

54 11-2046/10 Collection of sterling silver accoutrements Two trash can cigarette holders, shot cup, curved cigarette case, tortoise shell and silver match safe, small and large photo frames and a pocket knife. $200-275

59 11-5095/83 Collection of sterling silver flatware and coasters 20th century Twelve circular wood silver rimmed coasters with gadroon edges, “Royal Danish” pattern “youth” set, napkin ring, sugar shell, Tiffany sauce ladle, tablespoon and silver pill box. Weighable silver: 7 troy oz. $150-200

55 11-5095/73 Assorted silver and silver plate hollow handled flat ware 20th century Four Russian salad forks, bread knife, bottle opener, pie knife and salad fork; together with seven pieces silver plate flatware, small fruit bowl, creamer and sugar bowl and pewter salt and pepper shakers. $40-70 56 11-5058/4 Dutch silver two-piece salad set 19th century Crown handles, figural bowl and tines; together with two small servers, one with a figural handle and the other with a ship. $125-200 57 11-5058/3 Collection of sterling silver flatware assorted makers, 19th and 20th centuries Including demitasse spoons (set of twelve and six), child’s fork and spoon set, sugar tongs, small servers, etc. Weighable silver: 24 troy oz. $600-800

60 11-5058/1 Collection of sterling silver serving pieces gorham and others, 20th century Six “Norfolk” pattern tablespoons by Gorham, six tablespoons with oval handles chased with exotic birds and three miscellaneous pie and pudding servers; together with an oval silverplate covered vegetable dish, monogram. Total weight: 31 troy oz. $800-1,000 61 11-1803/5R Collection of Whist counters 19th century Circular, two are brass, one wood and one ebony, one square; together with a late 19th century English silver counter with five ivory lift tabs and three smaller tabs and an ivory six day note pad, Monday through Saturday. $100-125 62 11-8041/73 Pair of sterling silver bud vases reed & barton, 20th century Plain slender urn form with twin “lyre” form handles. H: 9 3/8 in., Weight: 1 1/2 troy oz. $300-500


11 free≤an’s holiday sale

12/13/11

63 11-8041/75 A set of four sterling silver open salts and matching pepper casters wm b. durgin co, circa 1900 Circular, to match the above, 8 pcs. Total Weight: 31 1/2 troy oz $900-1,300 64 11-8041/11 Sterling silver creamer and sugar tiffany & co., new york, ny, early-mid 20th century The creamer with a scrolled handle and the sugar having a swing handle, each having a banded border and stepped circular base, monogram together with sterling silver sugar tongs by Wallace Silversmiths, Wallingford, Ct. Weight: 11 troy oz $400-600 65 11-1668/1B Silver plate “helmet” shaped sugar stand 19th/20th century Gadroon border, fixed loop handles to top and end on plain circular plinth, leaf engraving to each side. Including a matching shape sugar scoop. L.5 1/2 in. $50-100 66 11-1342/3 Large walnut silver chest with two drawers Having a rectangular top above a deep compartment over two drawers with shell shaped brass handles on a molded base, brass handles to either side. H: 20 1/2 in. W: 24 1/4 in. D: 19 1/2 in. $300-500

67 OWNED/610 Victorian marble top table last quarter 19th century The marble top of rectangular form with notched corners above conforming apron with shaped pendants on central turned shaft enclosed by four shaped legs continuing to casters. H: 31in. W: 23 in. D: 17 in. provenance: Property of Cliveden, a National Trust Historic Site $50-100 68 10-2312/2 Group of blue and white Staffordshire items the rowland marsellus co. and others, 19th and 20th century Comprising a flow blue octagonal covered tureen with stand, a transfer-printed footbath patterned with an exotic scene, and two transfer-printed souvenir plates, “Souvenir of Brooklyn, N. Y.” and “100th Anniversary of Norristown PA 1812-1912.” (4). Diam: 10 in. (plate) $100-150 69 11-1342/15 Pair of Staffordshire greyhounds england, 20th century Each standing on grassy mound with prey. H: 7 in. $100-150 70 11-1732/34 Pair of Boehm porcelain lesser prairie chickens no. 464, limited edition, 20th century One a male displaying his crown, the other a female looking over her shoulder, both on a naturalistic base. Boehm stamp to the underside. H: 10 in. (female) $700-900


12 free≤an’s holiday sale

12/13/11

71 11-1732/35 Boehm porcelain figural group of snow buntings no. 400-21, limited edition, late 20th century Depicting a pair of snow buntings on a floral and foliate covered log. Edward Marshall Boehm stamp to the bottom. H: 8 in. $200-300 72 10-2085/2C Doulton Lambeth stoneware vase late 19th century Of baluster form, with a flared rim, above a leaf carved, gilded and foliate painted body, raised on a circular foot; underside with impressed ‘Doulton/ Slaters/ Patent’, ‘BB3 and 6917’. H: 13 1/2 in. $200-300 73 11-1607/1 Twelve Coalport service plates early 20th century, retailed by ovington Wide gilt decorated borders, gilt encrusted “gadrooned” serpentine edge; together with eight Wedgwood teacups and saucers, gilt floral vine mid-band with gold encrusted base. Diam: 10 1/8 in. (service plates) $400-600

74 11-1073/86 Framed plate depicting George Washington trenton silesia ware, 19th/20th century In a square mahogany frame. Overall: 11 3/4 in. x 11 3/4 in. provenance: Estate of Judith Stanley Coleman, Red Bank, New Jersey $50-75 75 11-1687/210 Two early images of infants early to mid 19th century The first, an uncased sixth plate ambrotype with embossed brass mat depicting mother holding baptized infant; writing on glass reads, “My mother...,” the rest obscured. The second, a half-case, sixteenth plate daguerreotype with embossed brass mat showing infant seated in spindleback chair; together with a two-part cotton baptismal outfit comprising a top with a “V” shaped lace insert and a cotton skirt with pleating and eyelet border, possibly worn by each child in the images. $300-500

73


13 free≤an’s holiday sale

12/13/11

80

76 BRISK2011/712 Two miniature portraits 19th/20th century One of a lady in dress with a lace fichu and bonnet and the other of a gentleman in blue coat and ruffled shirt, on verso of each: “Copy made 1918 by Adele v.G. Maust,” both framed. 3 1/2 in. x 2 3/4 in. $100-200 77 11-2046/8 Anglo/American School 19th century portrait of a little girl Watercolor on paper, in a leather frame. 7 1/4 in. by 5 1/2 in. (sight) $200-250 78 11-1818/2 School of John Pettie, R.A. (1839-1893) three people on a stroll Inscribed on verso, “Two strings to her bow after John Pettie, R.A.,” oil on canvas, framed. 6 3/4 in. x 9 1/2 in. (sight) $300-500 79 11-1812/9 Continental School 19th century a young lady dancing Watercolor and ink on paper, framed. 7 1/2 in. x 5 1/4 in. (sight) provenance: Property of a Philadelphia Lady $100-125

80 11-1615/1 Four piece molded “malachite” vanity garniture 20th century Nude lady and vine decoration including cologne flask with stopper, hand mirror, covered circular box and a rectangular stand with two graduated wells with covers. $300-400 81 11-2034/6 Small oval featherwork 19th century Depicting a bird and nest, inscribed on back “Gomaen frolvo,” framed. 4 1/2 in. x 3 1/2 in. (sight) $200-300 82 11-1422/62 Millville style pedestal crimped rose paperweight 20th century With pale pink to deep pink shaded petals and apple green petals, on a turned pedestal and white speckled foot; unsigned. H: 5 in. provenance: From the Collection of Robert Lunsford $150-250 83 11-1422/59 Andrew Fote magnum ‘Cherub’ paperweight Cylindrical, with a molded figure of an angel, within a copper brickwork frame; signed ‘Fote’. H: 3 in. W: 4 1/2 in. $100-150


14 free≤an’s holiday sale

12/13/11 84 11-2340/1 Paul Stankard ‘Honeycomb and Crocuses’ paperweight signature and date cane for 1994 With a central design of crocuses, buds and foliage over a honeycomb, signed ‘Paul Stankard’; underside with lettered cane reading ‘Seeds/Fertile.’. $2,000-3,000 85 11-1422/49 Joe Zimmerman magnum floral paperweight dated 1984 With five flower-like bubbles, surrounded by orange, yellow and red specks, signed ‘Joe Zimmerman ‘84’. H: 5 1/2, diam: 5 1/2 in. provenance: Purchased from the Grupe Paperweight Collection in 1984 From the Collection of Robert Lunsford $80-120 86 11-1422/23 Large group of contemporary artist paperweights various makers, mostly 20th century Comprising a Joe St. Clair weight and candle holder; one by Toby McGee; seven unmarked weight; three with impressed “made by me” to underside. (13). Candle holder H: 3 1/4 in. provenance: From the Collection of Robert Lunsford $200-300

87 11-1815/2 Pair of baluster form brass candlesticks 19th century On a square base with canted corners. H: 12 in. $200-400 88 11-1618/5 Four glass, brass and marble fluid table lamps mid 19th century Two with amethyst glass fonts and two with clear glass fonts, reeded and variant brass shafts, all electrified. $200-400 89 11-4034/4 Brass chandelier A bird finial above a baluster standard with six scrolled arms terminating in a ball pendant, electrified. H: 30 in. $100-150 90 10-2244/47 Patinated and polychrome spelter figure of an 18th century blacksmith late 19th century Mounted on an oblong black painted and molded base. H: 12 in. $100-150 91 11-2190/1 Paul Herzel (1876-1956) bronze figure of a dog Signed on base (re-strike). H: 6 3/4 in. L: 6 1/4 in. $100-200

84


15 free≤an’s holiday sale

12/13/11 92 11-1361/1 Arts & Craft style chafing dish. manning bowman & co., meriden, ct., 20th century Copper on metal with a black painted wooden handle on a circular oak base. H: 13 1/2 in. $100-150

99 11-1485/1 Collection of ten fishing lures early 20th century Seven are hand painted in white, red, green and black; together with three “BENDO-JIG” lures, all with “gang” hooks. L: 4 1/2 in. to 9 3/4 in. $200-400

93 11-2034/7 Dummy board 20th century Of a young “Dutch’” boy holding a fishing net. H: 37 1/2 in. $200-400

100 11-4068/83 Painted plaster bust 20th century Polychrome decorated bust of an American Indian Chief with a bear toothed necklace. H: 17 3/4 in. $200-400

94 11-1772/1 Group of assorted doll furniture, two miniature dolls, and clothes 19th/20th century Of various periods including cupboards, chairs, chaise lounge, sofa, mirrors, bed, table, fireplace surround, and others; together with a small group of accessories. $300-500

101 11-1937/9 Four color lithographs 20th century Currier and Ives reprints of selected subjects. $80-120

95 11-1938/7 Yellow teddy bear german, early 20th century “Hug-tite” broadcloth, wearing striped pants; together with a carved figure of a striding horse. H: 22 in. (bear) $400-600 96 11-1812/24 Pair of needlework dog pillows Depicting a dog in a recumbent position. 14 1/2 in. x 11 1/2 in. provenance: Property of a Philadelphia Lady $200-300 97 11-1745/15 Two floral needlepoint pillows One of circular form and the other of rectangular form. L: 16 1/4 in. W: 12 in. Diam: 17 1/2 in. $100-150 98 11-1270/3G Maritime baleen and shark vertebrae cane 19th century With an ebonized handle leading to a cylindrical shaft. $100-150

93


16 free≤an’s holiday sale

12/13/11

102 11-2002/12 Latin American oil painting 20th century Unstretched, on canvas, depicting a well-dressed shepherd amongst crops, peasants, and an angel. H: 26 1/2 in. W: 18 in. provenance: Property of a New Jersey Lady. $200-300 103 10-9000/4 Collection of African Colonial white metal crosses Various forms and applied decoration. (approx. 14). H: 4 in. (largest) $300-500 104 11-4018/29 Blue and white Chinese Export Porcelain platter and serving dish 19th century Each of octagonal shape, the platter also having notched corners. L: 16 1/4 in. (platter) $200-300

105 11-2181/13 China imitation silver ink stand french, 19th century Rectangular shape fitted with two wells on garland and squat urn feet, all over crackle glaze, fitted with two recessed glass holders from a different source. L: 8 1/2 in. provenance: The Stevenson Easby Collection, Chestnut Hill, Philadelphia. $50-100 106 11-1282/3F Assembled Japanese Kutani porcelain table items Approximately fourteen trays, covered dishs and cups. L: 8 in. (longest) $200-300 107 11-1814/13 Five assorted wooden boxes 19th and 20th centuries Comprising three large boxes with all-over parquetry inlay and two small boxes in the shape of blanket chests, one in maple. $700-900 108 11-1814/15 Three leather covered domed-top boxes early 19th century One large and two small, the large box has black tooling allover. $200-300

107

108


17 free≤an’s holiday sale

12/13/11

English & Continental Furniture, Silver & Decorative Arts lots 109–379 109 11-1973/35 Gothic style giltwoood pier mirror The reverse breakfront top over gothic style frieze, above a rectangular mirror plate flanked by fluted supports. H: 42, W: 25 in. $200-300 110 11-1973/1 Pair of Gothic revival green painted chairs The arched toprail over two ring-turned supports flanked by square supports, above a caned seat, raised on cylindrical tapering legs, joined by stretchers. H: 33, W: 17 1/2, D: 16 1/4 in. $200-300 111 11-1981/13 Renaissance revival marble top oak low table The yellow veined black marble top with molded edge above a carved egg and dart frieze, raised on cabriole legs terminating in stylised hoof feet, united by a shaped stretcher centered by an urn. H: 22 1/2 L: 67 W: 29 $400-600 112 11-1404/78 French Rococo style patinated and parcel gilt bronze ewer early 19th century With an acanthus scroll handle with dolphin head terminus over flared spout, above a baluster form body, raised on fluted stem terminating in leaf-tip molded socle base. H: 13 1/2 in. provenance: Sold on behalf of the Philadelphia Museum of Art to benefit future acquisitions. $200-300 113 11-1713/2 Pair of Louis XV style gilt metal and luster wall sconces Oval plate surmounted by urn crest supporting lusters. H: 22 in. $300-500

114 11-4068/155 Pair of Louis XV style carved fruitwood fauteuil Carved shaped crest, over padded elbow rest, above loose cushion, raised on cabriole legs. H: 35 L: 24 in. provenance: Estate of James Loaney, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania $150-300 115 11-1732/18 Louis XV style giltwood overmantel mirror late 19th/early 20th century Rectangular form, the cornice carved to show rococco scrolls and floral swags with central carouche above a beveled mirror, flanked by similarly decorated supports. H: 63 1/2 in. $600-800 116 11-1990/35 Louis XV style black lacquered commode The faux marble top over four gilt metal mounted long drawers. H: 35, W: 48, D: 19 in. $800-1,200 117 11-1990/19 Pair of Louis XVI style gilt and patinated bronze candlesticks Single candle arms supporting lusters over square based raised on gilded bun feet. H: 11 in. provenance: Property of a New Jersey Estate $400-600


18 free≤an’s holiday sale

12/13/11

120 11-1484/49 Louis XVI style mahogany and marquetry inlaid occasional table The triangular top with three drop leaves and bound edge, with marquetry depicting c-srolls and foliage to the top and leaves, on three tall square cabriole legs, with bronze mounts at the knees, terminating in cast sabots. Open H: 29 3/4, D: 27 in. $400-600 121 11-1732/19 Group of three Continental cut glass and gilt boxes Two tall square cut glass boxes, one with rounded edges, mounted with gilt metal at rims, together with an egg shaped cut glass box fitted with a lighter to the interior, raised on a leaf-form base. Tallest H: 5 in. $500-700

120

118 10-2010/41 French Louis XV style gilt metal mounted painted porcelain inkwell early 20th century The shaped cream ground porcelain stand painted with a central reserve to show flowers, supporting two hinged inkwells with glass liners, centered by a a putto holding a bird. H: 5, W: 13, D: 11 in. $300-500 119 10-9015/12 Louis XVI style gilt bronze and glass compote and tazza early 20th century The compote with faceted circular dish top above a gilt bronze base cast as a putti; the tazza with circular glass dish with shaped rim, above fluted circular gilt bronze base. (2). Compote H: 8 3/4, D: 9 3/4 in. $400-600

122 11-1732/21 Continental silver gilt walking cane handle The handle decorated to show flowers and scrolls, with a central cartouche that reads “La pluie rentre ou le roi ne rentre pas,” above a fluted column. L: 11 3/4 in. $150-250 123 11-1803/5S Small gilt metal and porcelan mechanical pencil 19th century The porcelain painted to show a bird in landscape. $40-60 124 11-1812/6 Five French hand-colored stipple engravings emblematic of the senses 19th century Each depicting ladies in costume with French text and poems beneath. Framed and glazed. (4). Sight H: 13, W: 8 3/4 provenance: Property of a Philadelphia Lady $200-300


19 free≤an’s holiday sale

12/13/11 125 11-1937/16 Four engravings of African animals 1796, paris, georges-louis leclerc, comte de buffon (french, 1707-1788) Comprising ‘la gazelle a bourse sur le dos’, ‘l’antilope male’, ‘le gnou’, and ‘le coedoes’. Framed, matted and glazed. Sight H: 9 7/8 in. $600-800

128 11-1964/24 Pair of French gilt and faux tortoiseshell tole oil lamps early 19th century The domed shade over columnar standard, raised on a square plinth. Fitted for electricity. H: 29 in. $600-800 129 11-1732/20 Three Continental gilt bronze figures, after the antique 20th century Comprising two classical maidens clad in drapery, and a young boy raised on a square pedestal. H: 7in. $400-600

126 11-1981/10 Regency style carved giltwood and gesso convex mirror The circular convex mirror plate within channel molded frame with applied spheres, surmounted by leafy branches. D: 23 $200-300 127 11-1981/9 Pair of Louis XVI style giltwood bergeres The shaped toprail over closed padded back and down-swept arms, raised on tapering cylindrical legs. Both ornately carved to show laurel swags, acanthus, and scrolling ribbon. (2). H: 41 3/4, W: 28 3/4, D: 29 3/4 in. $400-600

130 11-1964/55 Matched pair of French green glazed faience neoclassical urns late 18th/early 19th century Campagna form, with pistol-grip handles, raised on circular foot. H: 17 3/4 in., the other H: 19 in. $1,500-2,000

130


20 free≤an’s holiday sale

12/13/11 134 11-4018/46D French gilt metal photograph frame early 20th century Ribbon crest surmounting oval glazed panel, together with a Dutch tobacco box (dated 1747) and French pair of binoculars. (3). Frame H: 7 1/2 in. $300-500 135 11-2187/13 Miniature painting on ivory continental, 19th century Portrait of a gentleman with goatee beard and lace collar, within ornate gilded cast metal frame. Sight 2 7/8 in. by 2 14 in. $225-275

133

131 11-1981/12 Continental style patinated metal footed tazza In the neoclassical taste, the oval openworked basin flanked by twin scroll handles. H: 16 W:30 $300-500 132 11-4068/16 Pair of Louis XVI style gilt bronze candelabra Converted to lamps, supporting three scroll cast arms. H (without fitting) 16 1/2 in. provenance: Estate of James Loaney, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania $300-400 133 11-1486/5 Pair of Continental mable and gilt bronze mounted garniture urns 19th century Typical form, with bronze rim, twin slender handles, and leaf cast socle, raised on square plinth bases. H: 11 in. $400-600

136 11-4018/38 Two portrait miniatures 19th century Comprising an oil on ivory oval portrait of a lady in black waistcoat, together with a German porcelain plaque depicting Queen Louise. Tallest H: 3 1/2 in. $200-300 137 11-1527/9 Pair of Empire style walnut and gilt metal mounted side chairs early 20th century ; together with four carved spindle-back giltwood armchairs. (6). H: 34, W: 16, D: 16 in. $400-600 138 11-1990/17 Continental ebonised marble top side table The black marble top over baluster column support, raised on shaped base. H: 18, W: 22 1/2, D: 16 in. provenance: Property of a New Jersey Estate $400-600 139 11-4068/30 After the Antique, a pair of black plaster busts on faux verde antico marble columns Total H: 68 in. provenance: Estate of James Loaney, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania $400-800


21 free≤an’s holiday sale

12/13/11 140 11-1163/2 Pair of Northern European polychrome decorated figures 19th century Mirror carved winged archangels grasping torches raised on square plinths, iron mounts verso. H: 20 1/2 in. $500-800

140

141

141 11-1166/2 Provincial cherry corner cupboard early 19th century The molded cornice above two glazed doors, opening to pale blue painted shelves, above paneled cupboard doors and stepped base. H: 82, W: 40 in. $500-700 142 11-1732/11 French provincial polychrome painted metal figure clock, thermometer, and barometer first half 20th century In the form of a peasant woman with arms crossed, flanked by a clock and a combination barometer/thermometer, raised on a circular base. H: 14 1/8 in. $600-800 143 11-4068/40 French burl walnut trestle table early 20th century Folding rectangular top over conforming base. H: 30 W: 50 D: 26 in. provenance: Estate of James Loaney, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania $100-200


22 free≤an’s holiday sale

12/13/11 144 11-1270/3E Continental bamboo sword cane 19th century With a foliate engraved blade and bamboo cover; together with an oak shepherd’s crook dagger cane. (2). L: 42 in. provenance: From a gentleman’s collection $150-250 145 11-1742/6 Large Continental painted tile early 20th century Rectangular form, painted to show a country woman stood upon a dam in a river, flanked by river beds and trees, and a farm building on the right, unsigned, within an arts and crafts style oak frame. Sight H: 9 1/2, W: 19 in. $600-800 146 11-1528/1 Pair of Continental alabaster plaques late 19th century Both depicting peasant couples and animals within a landscape. Sight H: 7, W: 5 in. $150-300 147 11-2181/14 Three wax seals 19th century One a Continental carved ivory hand, one brass with ball finial, and one porphry handle with citrine matrix. H: 3 3/4 in., or smaller provenance: The Stevenson Easby Collection, Chestnut Hill, Philadelphia. $75-100 148 11-4018/46A Collection of approximately 20 miscellaneous assorted collectors items Comprising an oval bronze relief plaque depicting a Classical battle scene; two relief plaques depicting Judas Thaddaeus and St John the Evangelist; an Austrian silver garment hook; two 18th century Chinese export small dishes; a late 19th century French porcelain box; a 19th century Swedish bronze medal commemorating Gustav III; a small 17th century Greek icon; and a small oil on board depicting the Rhine; together with other assorted items. Various sizes $300-500

149 11-4068/52 Dutch inlaid mahogany armchair early 19th century Shaped back supported by single shaped splat over padded serpentine seat, raised on cabriole legs, terminating on pad feet. H: 38 W: 22 in. provenance: Estate of James Loaney, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania $300-500 150 11-4068/17 Pair of Dutch tin-glazed sleeve vases 19th century Tall cylindrical form, painted to show central cartouches of sailing ships flanked by floral bands. H: 12 in. provenance: Estate of James Loaney, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania $200-300 151 11-4018/15 Dutch delftware blue glazed sleeve vase 17th/18th century Typical waisted cylindrical form, underglazed to show farm buildings, together with a majolica jug. (2). Tallest H: 9 1/4 in. $300-500 152 11-1745/2 Group of four delftware creamers 20th century Modelled as cows, painted all over in blue and white with classical Dutch scenes, one larger than the other three. (4). Largest H: 6 in. $300-500 153 11-1747/7 Large Dutch Delft blue and white porcelain tile indistinctly signed Rectangular form, depicting a typical canal scene, framed. Sight H: 16 L: 20 in. $400-600 154 11-2000/4 Dutch blown glass candle shade The flared rim over deep U-shaped body, supported by a wooden circular base. Base included H: 20 in. $200-300


23 free≤an’s holiday sale

12/13/11 155 11-1990/23 Continental style neoclassical style painted console table The faux marble rectangular top over frieze applied with two neoclassical cartouches, raised on fluted tapering legs. H: 30, W: 42, D: 14 in. $300-500 156 11-1803/39 Spanish colonial blue and green painted pine cabinet The square molded top over conforming case with two molded cupboard doors, raised on turned feet. H: 31, W: 46, D: 24 in. provenance: Estate of Donald Staley, New York, New York. $300-500 157 11-1731/1 Northern European painted pine cupboard The rectangular top with molded edge over a conforming case with two carved cupboard doors flanked by carved supports, terminating in bun feet. H: 25, W: 35 1/2, D: 15 in. $300-500 158 11-1937/7 Twelve hand-colored copper engravings of fruit johann volkmar sickler (1742-1820) The twelve engravings in four frames. Framed, matted and glazed. Sight H: 7 1/2 in. $750-1,000 159 11-1937/13 Six copper engravings of fountains by G.A. Bockler late 17th/early 18th century Framed, matted and glazed. Image size approx. H: 10 1/4, W: 7 in. $800-1,000 160 11-1964/49 Danish Nordic revival mahogany and mother of pearl inlaid center table 20th century The rectangular top inlaid at the corners, raised on shaped supports united by galleried stretcher. H: 30 1/2, W: 46, D: 28 in. $400-600

161 11-1964/51 Pair of Swedish painted pine side tables attributed to axel einar hjiorth for nodiska kompaniet, circa 1930 The eggshell and black painted top with drop down sides, over turned legs united by stretchers. H: 29 1/2, W: 52, D: 26 1/2 in. $800-1,200 162 11-4068/204 American burl walnut parcel gilt and mahogany pier mirror late 19th century The rectangular mirror plate flanked by turned and fluted half columns. H: 48, W: 19 in. $300-500 163 11-1964/46 Swedish grace period leather upholstered studded stool otto schulz, early 20th century The rectangular seat with rising outswept arms above x-frame legs joined by stretcher. H: 18, W: 24 1/2, D: 11 in. $200-300 164 11-1964/45 Swedish fabric upholstered studded stool by otto schulz, early 20th century The rectangular stuff-over seat, with scroll arms, raised on xframe legs joined by a stretcher. H: 18, W: 24, D: 11 in. $200-300 165 11-1964/33 Two Swedish copper cisterns 19th century Typical form, with integral circular covers hinged in the centre, mounted with twin brass handles to the sides. One signed C.O. Egnell. Largest H: 30, D: 20 in. $250-350 166 11-1383/1 Swiss ebonized burl walnut music box The rectangular case opening to a cylinder of twelve airs. H: 12, W: 32, D: 14 1/2 in. $600-800


24 free≤an’s holiday sale

12/13/11 167 11-1523/2 Swiss gilt electronic marine chronometer patek phillipe, 2nd half 20th century The circular dial with Roman numerals, signed ‘Patek Phillipe / Geneve’, in a glazed mahogany and brass bound case. H: 9, W: 6 5/8, D: 3 1/8 in. $300-500 168 11-2103/8 Gilt bronze and enamel table clock probably swiss, circa 1930 Square easel case, floral enamel decorated crest and feet, square gilt dial with black Arabic numerals, the center with a miniature painting of a landscape with stream. H: standing 3 7/8 in. $300-400 169 11-2103/8A Square gilt metal framed table clock probably swiss, circa 1930 Beveled glass covering a black on gold ring Roman numeral dial, center with a miniature painting of a landscape with birch trees and stream. H standing 3 3/4 in. $250-350 170 11-1964/56 Swedish baroque period burl birch jar 17th century Tall cylindrical form. H: 10 3/4 in. $600-800 171 11-2078/5 Continental white metal basket 19th century or earlier, possibly greek Oval form, the reticulated sides composed of alternating torches and floral garlands. H: 2, W: 7 1/2 in. $200-300

172 11-4018/46B Two strings of beads and two pairs of brass bracelets Comprising string of amber beads and glass beads, together two pairs of possibly African bracelets. Beads l: 12 in. $200-300 173 11-4018/3 Continental carved, gilt and polychrome decorated panel late 18th/early 19th century Carved to the center to depict a female saint, surrounded by swirls. H: 9, W: 30 in. $250-350 174 11-1537/120 Russian brass oklad icon depicting the Virgin and Child late 19th century Painted to show Mary with Christ in her arms, cast in relief to show drapery and pierced halos. H: 11, W: 9 in. $300-500 175 11-2322/1 Collection of six antiquities roman/hellenistic period Comprising a Hellenistic painted pottery vase, 1st century AD; two small Roman glass bottles, 2nd century AD; a Hellenistic pottery bottle, 1st century AD; a Roman pottery oil lamp, 3rd century AD; a slender copper spoon, Roman, 2nd century Ad; and a string of glass beads, 5th century BC-3rd century AD. (6). Various sizes $500-700 176 11-1537/235 Group of six South American religious stone carvings 19th/20th century Carved to show the Virgin and Child, St Peter, and other religious subjects. (6). The largest H: 11 1/2 in., the others approx H: 5 1/2 in. $200-300


25 free≤an’s holiday sale

12/13/11 177 11-2102/4 Capodimonte porcelain casket early 20th century The pierced hinged lid with gilt metal edge opens to an interior painted to show flowers, the sides worked to show winged putti, flowers, and classical motifs, raised on paw feet. H: 4 1/2, W: 9 1/2, D: 7 in. $600-800

177

178 11-2299/3 Two Italian portrait miniatures early 20th century Oval potraits, one depicting the Virgin and Child, the other a female saint, both indistinctly signed and mounted with in faux ivory surrounds, within gilt metal frames. (2). Portrait H: 2, W: 1 1/2 in. $300-500

179

179 11-4018/36 Three Italian rolled gilt-edged paper, inlaid, beadwork and fabric reliquary mementos 19th/20th century The first centered by an ivory crucifix and surrounded by four stones, each labelled “S. Placide”, “S. Fidelison”, “S. Coronata”, and “S. Severioni m” surrounded by ornate gilt scrolls and beadwork; the second with a central relic piece within cartouche surrounded by foliate rolled paper scrollwork and beads within a similarly worked border; the last with eleven fabric-wrapped reliquary pieces within gilt metal coils. (3). The largest sight H:10 W: 8 in. $400-600 180 11-1485/2 Three Florentine pietra dura plaques 20th century Each inlaid with specimen marbles to form a scene of a house within a landscape, two signed “Scarpelli”. Framed. (3). Largest H: 3 1/2 , W: 5 in. $300-500 181 11-1486/6 Italian pietra dura plaque Rectangular form, inlaid to show a house in a mountainous setting. Framed. Sight H: 4 1/2, W: 6 in. $400-600


26 free≤an’s holiday sale

12/13/11 182 11-5095/71 Latin American bone and fruitwood triptych late 19th/early 20th century The central panel carved to show the Virgin, flanked by two saints looking on; together with three carved stone icons. (4). H: 12 in. provenance: Property of a Philadelphia estate. $150-200 183 11-1937/12 Four copper engravings of monkeys milan, 1816, by jacob Comprising ‘Il Mico’, ‘Il Sajou Nero’, ‘Il Marikina’, and ‘L’ouandero ed il Lowando’. Framed, matted and glazed. Sight H: 15 in. $600-800

188

184 11-4018/45 Continental figure of Saturn Bronze, dark brown patina, depicting the standing winged god wrapped in a cloth holding a sickle and scythe, raised on square marble plinth. Total H: 12 1/2 in. $300-500

188 11-8030/13 After Antoine Louis Barye (French 1795-1875) lion et serpent Bronze, mid-brown patina, signed “A. Barye”, on black marble base. H: 8 1/2, W: 11, D: 7 in. $500-700

185 11-2122/1 After Claude Michel Clodion (French, 1738-1814) dancing faun Bronze, mid brown patina, cast to show the bacchic boy dancing with cymbals, on a naturalistic base signed ‘Clodion”, raised on bronze socle. H: 7 3/4 in. $400-600

189 11-4018/46 Julien Casse ( French, 1869-1914 ) lys Bronze bust, mid brown patina. H: 6 in. $300-500

186 11-1985/2 Henri Emile Adrien Trodoux (French, late 19th century) faisan Bronze, dark brown patina, signed “A. Trodoux” to base. H: 6 1/2 in. $300-500 187 11-4018/14 After Francesco Fanelli (1577-1661) pacing horse Bronze, brown patina, over stained wood base. H: 12 in. $300-500

190 11-1484/6 French gilt and patinated bronze figure of cupid 19th century The standing winged figure over a gilded plinth base, raised on an verde antico marble pedestal. Figure H: 10 in. $200-300 191 11-1745/7 Continental figure of a crane Bronze, gilt patina, modeled catching a toad in its beak, in a naturalistc setting raised on a rounded square green marble base. Together with bronze bust of a classical young man. (2). H: 4 1/4 in. $300-500


27 free≤an’s holiday sale

12/13/11 192 11-1879/10 Art nouveau bronze figure harvest time, 20th century Brown patina and cold-painted, depicting the young girl with shawl wrapped around her head, standing on a naturalistic base, raised on a circular marble plinth. Signed ‘J Morie’. H: 16 1/4 in. $400-600 193 11-1732/12 Pair of Continental classical spelter figures 20th century One depicting a crowned and robed woman in sandals, the other depicting a helmeted and robed gentleman with battle ax at his feet, both raised on circular plinths. Tallest H: 13 1/2 in. $200-300 194 11-1985/3 After Georges van der Straeten (1856-1941) Spelter bust of a maiden, signed “van der Straeten”, raised on red marble pedestal. H: 12 in. $300-500 195 11-1732/10 Pair of Continental spelter warriors 20th century Dark brown patina, the warriors dressed in armor grasping their weapons and looking to the distance, both on naturalistic bases above a shaped plinth cast to show classical scenes on the sides. Tallest H: 16 1/4 in. $300-500 196 11-4018/9 Pair of Continental bronze female busts early 20th century Brown patina, one wearing a crown with hair tied behind her head, wearing a necklace and shawl clasped by a brooch, the second wearing earrings and a necklace, her left breast slightly exposed, both on a circular foot raised on square ebonised wood pedestal. (2). Tallest on plinth H: 15 3/4 in. $400-600 197 11-1990/41 Pair of Copeland Parianware busts enid and princesss alexandra of denmark, after f.m. miller Both with impressed marks to the reverse and raised on socle bases. Now mounted as lamps. H: 11 in. $400-600

198 11-1985/1 English Robinson and Leadbeater Parianware bust of John Bright 19th century, after E.W. Wyon inscribed to the reverse “Rt. Hon. John Bright MP, Published by John Stark, manufactured by Robinson and Leadbeater, Stoke on trent, E. W. Wyon, Sculpt. 1867”, raised on socle base. H: 18 in. $300-500 199 11-1732/26 Parianware bust of Louis Phillipe Depicting Louis Phillipe in uniform, above a circular base, raised on an oak and ebonized wood pedestal. Total H: 12 in. $250-350 200 11-1484/36 Set of four Continental porcelain putti models allegorical of the seasons mid 20th century Each figure in a different pose, on circular bases, incised mark “1958 R.C” to base. H: 6 in. $100-200 201 11-1648/2 Continental painted ceramic lamp Hexagonal form, each side panel painted to show a classical scene, raised on a stepped hexagonal base. H: 17 1/4 in. $300-500 202 11-1067/91 Continental parianware bust Modeled as a long-haired friar with protruding brow and sunken eyes, wearing a long collar and a cloth draped over his left shoulder. H: 16 1/4 in. $300-500 203 11-1484/5 Pair of German porcelain models of Putti early 20th century Modeled seated, arms reached upwards, over circular bases. H: 9 1/2 in. $300-500


28 free≤an’s holiday sale

12/13/11 204 11-1745/14 Two Continental table lamps One parianware, decorated in relief to show classical figures and foliage; the other in the delft style, baluster form, painted in blues and violet, raised on a circular socle base. (2). Tallest H: 13 1/2 in. $200-300 205 11-1484/12 French gilt metal mounted blue glass urn Flanked with gilt metal scrolling handles, raised on square base; together with a Neoclassical verdigris cast metal urn, both converted to lamps. (2). Tallest 19 in. $400-600 206 11-1484/48 Two French gilt bronze Putti elements 19th century One seated on a carriage form clock face; the other on a white marble plinth, now mounted as lamps. H: 11 1/2 in. (without fitting) $400-600 207 11-1825/2 Set of twelve Limoges blue ground porcelain plates Each with a blue band around the rim and gilt decorated floral sprays to the center. (12). D: 10 1/2 in. $400-600 208 11-2043/2 Limoges gilt and painted porcelain partial fish service late 19th/early 20th century Comprising eleven dinner plates, a fish platter, and a sauce boat with underplate. (14). Fish Platter W: 23 1/2 in. $500-700 209 11-1636/39 Set of twelve French lemon ground painted cabinet plates retailed by baily banks and biddle, philadelphia Each with central figural cartouches surrounded by gilt and foliate painted edge. D: 8 3/4 in. $300-500

210 11-1636/32 Pair of Austrian Imperial Crown painted porcelain cabinet plates 20th century Both depicting a gentleman courting a maiden set in a naturalistic landscape, the rims painted with flowers and gilt highlights, stamped “Imperial Crown China Austria” to the underside. Together with a pair of English ironstone imari pattern square serving plates. $200-300 211 11-1636/38A Austrian ninety piece porcelain dessert service stamped austria, retailed wright, tyndale & van roden, philadelphia Approximately service for twelve. $200-400 212 11-1964/53 Pair of Kuznetzov painted porcelain dishes Comprising a covered box molded as a bunch of grapes on a leaf, with gilt to handle and body; and, a covered bowl of rounded rectangular form, the lid with molded recumbant putto finial. (2). $300-500 213 11-2088/2 Nymphenburg porcelain dinner service for 12 20th century Comprising twelve dinner plates, twelve salad plates, twelve soup bowls, twelve dessert plates, two square bread bowls, three vegetable dishes, a fish platter, two large chargers, large soup tureen with undertray and lid, small tureen with undertray and lid, two footed bowls, two sauceboats with attached undertray, a large bon bon dish, and a small bon bon dish. (70). Fish platter W: 24 in. $1,000-1,500 214 11-2088/1 Nymphenburg porcelain part coffee service german, 20th century Comprising a coffee pot, eight coffee cans, twelve saucers, creamer and sugar, and twelve side plates; decorated with foliate sprigs. (35). Teapot H: 8 in. $300-500


29 free≤an’s holiday sale

12/13/11 215 11-1753/15 Sevres style cobalt ground porcelain box 20th century Shaped oval form, the hinged lid painted with a scene depicting a courting couple signed ‘A. Gilbert”, within a gilt scroll border, the sides and interior painted in gilt to show floral arabesques and scrolls. H: 4, W: 9, D: 6 1/2 in. $500-700 216 11-1880/1 Pair of French Sevres style blue ground porcelain urns Each painted with oval floral and figural panels on a blue and gilt ground. Converted to lamps. H: (without mounts) 15 1/2 in. $300-500 217 11-1530/4 Pair of Meissen style floral encrusted hand-painted porcelain vases Bottle form, each mounted to show flowers, berries and insects, surrounding a reserve depicting eighteenth-century figures in landscapes. Mounted and wired for electricity. H: 11 in. (excluding fittings) $200-300 218 11-1989/3 Nymphenburg Porcelain model of a setter after p.j. mene Naturalistically modeled, signed “P. J. Mene” to base. H: 3 1/2, W: 6 1/2 in. $200-300 219 11-1994/17 Pair of Continental porcelain tureens early 20th century The scroll molded finial surmounting domed cover, over shaped base, with painted floral sprigs. L: 12 in. $600-800 220 11-2261/1 Collection of seven porcelain cups and saucers Various makers. Including imari and rose medallion patterns. (7). Imari saucer D: 5 3/4 in. $400-600

221 11-1745/18 Group of sixteen miniature decorative boxes and table items Comprising Limoges enameled fruit form boxes and other items. $300-500 222 11-1485/3 Collection of French hand-painted porcelain door fixtures 20th century Comprising door handles, knobs and various drawer pulls, all hand painted with floral sprays on various grounds. (Approimately 40). Various sizes. $300-500 223 BRISK2011/74 Group of Continental and Chinese fans 19th/20th century Various types; some printed, painted, lace etc. $150-250 224 11-1523/3 Collection of European decorative arts Comprising a Baccarat crystal vase, a pair of square Meissen dishes, a pair of Wedgwood cups and saucers, a pair of Wedgwood bowls, a group of four Limoges plates, a Herend leaf-form dish, a Spode footed bowl, pair of Royal Crown Derby service items, a three piece Hammersley porcelain dessert service, and a Coalport bone china figure of a woman in a red dress. (21). Vase H: 11 in. $300-500 225 11-1812/17 Pair of enameled candlesticks 20th century The floral form drip pan over shaped cylindrical stem on a shaped foot, raised on a conforming metal base terminating in ball feet. Painted in white, blue and gilt, decorated to show floral sprays. H: 10 in. provenance: Property of a Philadelphia Lady $200-300


30 free≤an’s holiday sale

12/13/11

226

226 11-1994/7 A Galle style cameo glass vase early 20th century The tall frosted glass vase with cameo flowers in red, with lime green opalescent highlights. H: 17 1/2 in. $400-600 227 11-1994/9 Galle style cameo carved stem vase 20th century The spherical body below a tall slender stem with flared rim, decorated green floral overlay on a mottled pink ground. Galle signature to body. H: 12 in. provenance: Property of a Philadelphia Family $300-500 228 11-1994/12 French D’aurys style glass lamp and shade The domed signed shade over tapering cylindrical column, of carved green on strawberry cameo glass, electrified. H: 14 in. $300-500

228

229 11-1753/14 Pair of Continental gilt and green glass vases 20th century The gilt rim over a tapering cylindrical body, decorated with gilt scrolls and foliage, raised on a similarly decorated circular outswept foot. H: 18 3/4 in. $200-300 230 11-2189/1 Crystal wine glasses lalique, 2nd half 19th century Plain inverted bell form bowls, square “frosted” shafts, comprising eleven white wines and eight red wines. $350-500 231 11-1732/25 Group of three Lalique glass decorative items 20th century Comprising a circular vase decorated to show birds in foliate surround; a shaped bowl decorated to show foliage; and an octangonal vase on a base worked to show lion masks, all with etched “Lalique France” mark on the bottom. Together with a Reco glass figural sculpure of an owl. (4). Circular Vase H: 6 7/8 in. $800-1,200


31 free≤an’s holiday sale

12/13/11 232 11-4068/148 Bohemian colorless and ruby cut glass claret jug late 19th century Tapering cylindrical form, with conforming stopper. H: 15 in. provenance: Estate of James Loaney, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania $100-200 233 11-1144/10 Group of eighteen gilt decorted cordial glasses 20th century The ruby red glass gilt in rococco style, painted with flowers, above a twisted stem on circular foot. (18). H: 4 1/2 in. $300-500 234 11-4068/9 Continental bronze and pearlescent glass lamp The bronze standard modeled as a peasant woman carrying a basket, the fixture extending above her head, with a pearlescent glass shade, all raised on a white marble square plinth. H: 24 in. $400-600 235 11-1990/39 Continental gilt metal mounted cut and etched glass ice bucket The gilt metal rim above two gilt lion’s mask handles to sides with free-moving handles, raised on faceted base. H: 9 in. $300-500 236 11-2189/2 Crystal decanter bacarrat, 20th century “Egg” shape with four indented narrow panels. H 9 3/8 in. $200-350 237 11-2189/3 Pair of crystal candelabra 20th century Four curved square candlearms with center candle holder, square stepped bases. H. 10 in. $200-400 238 11-2187/7 Saint Louis millefiori overlay paperweight. $300-500

239 11-2187/6 Saint Louis ‘Crown’ paperweight, dated 1973. $600-800 240 11-2187/5 Debbie Tarsitano “Green Snake” paperweight, circa 1982. $300-500 241 11-1422/48 Two Murano glass paperweights of fish mid to late 20th century Comprising a large ovoid weight, with fish and reeds, paper label to side; and a flattened upright paperweight with red angel fish and an anchor. (2). Tallest H: 5 1/2 in. provenance: From the Collection of Robert Lunsford $80-120 242 11-1964/27 French gray and white metal table lamp mid 20th century The circular gray metal shade above a tapering support composed of brass and gray spindles, terminating in circular base. H: 24 in. $300-500 243 11-1964/32 Seven Biedermeier birch and ebonized wood frames Various sizes. (7). Largest sight H: 19 1/2, W: 15 1/2 in. $300-500 244 11-1964/22 Pair of Continental amber colored glass bead and brass lamps 20th century The spiral brass standard incorporating strings of amber glass beads, raised on a circular giltwood foot. H: 18 1/2 in. $150-250 245 11-1813/2B Continental painting of a dancer signed “leo rauth 1910” Pen and gouache on paper, the dancer depicted in large ostrich feather hat and billowing dress held by her hands, her legs aloft in a “can-can” type posture. Framed, matted and glazed. 14 1/2 in. x 13 in. (sight) provenance: Property of a New York Gentleman $200-300


32 free≤an’s holiday sale

12/13/11 246 11-4068/158 Pair of Continental carved stone garden finials Each carved as a basket of fruit. H: 13 D: 10 in. provenance: Estate of James Loaney, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania $300-500 247 11-1803/43 Continental wirework tete-a-tete garden bench 20th century The s-form wire back over d-shape seats decorated with wirework hearts, raised on slender legs terminating in triple scrolling feet. H: 33, W: 47 1/2, D: 21 in. provenance: Estate of Donald Staley, New York, New York. $200-300 248 11-4068/159 Large and heavy green glazed pottery umbrella stand. Of tapering cylindrical form with lappet band rim over twisted fluted body. H:27 D: 11 in. $300-500 249 11-1990/1 Modern reclining armchair The studded back over curved arms and large elongated seat, upholstered in green faux leather, raised on tapering wooden legs. Electrified for massaging. H: 36, W: 26 1/2, D: 59 in. provenance: Property of a New Jersey Estate $400-600 250 11-1990/6 Modern overstuffed armchair With square back and arms, loose back and seat cushions, upholstered in purple canvas. H: 31, W: 29, D: 33 in. provenance: Property of a New Jersey Estate $300-500 251 11-1981/7 Cast iron bookshelves The iron worked to show C- and S-scrolls supported by four cylindrical columns, holding four faux marble painted shelves. H: 85, W: 48 1/2, D: 18 in. $300-500

252 11-1964/25 Continental bronze and cut glass ten-light standing lamp mid 20th century The central reeded column supporting three tiers of cut-glass beads, over ten scrolling candlearms, the whole raised on cabriole legs. H: 81 in. $150-250 253 11-1295/9 Two Art Deco gilt metal mounted ladies beaded evening bags probably french, circa 1930 The first with pale blue, lavender and green foliate beadwork; the second with a geometric design; each with foliate cast gilt metal mounts, inside with silk linings. (2). Longest L: 9 3/4 in. provenance: Property of a New Jersey collector $250-350 254 11-1964/57 Italian art deco octagonal convex mirror early 20th century The octangonal mirror with beveled edge and central convex mirror plate. H: 24, W: 24 in. $400-600 255 11-1569/2 Pair of Continental art deco rugs circa 1930 4 ft. 6 in. x 2 ft. 3 in. $300-500 256 11-1973/26 English oak upholstered ‘deacon’s’ chair 19th century In the 17th century style, the rectangular velvet upholstered back over straight arms above turned supports, the conforming stuff over seat above carved apron, raised on straight legs. H: 50, W: 25, D: 19 in. $400-600 257 11-1636/33 George III style satinwood banded mahogany pembroke table The shaped rectangular top flanked by twin D-shaped ends, over single drawer to the frieze, raised on cylindrical reeded legs, terminating on brass castors. H: 29 W: 39 D: 30 in. $300-500


33 free≤an’s holiday sale

12/13/11 258 11-1636/34 Set of George III style brass fire side equipment Comprising a guard, set of tools, and pair of andirons. Andirons H: 22 in. $200-300 259 10-2064/5 Late George III mahogany stick barometer circa 1800 The broken pediment centered by an urn finial, over a silvered face with pressure gauge and thermometer, above mercury tube terminating in circular base. H: 35 in. $300-500 260 11-1636/29 George III style mahogany revolving book stand The octagonal galleried top over recessed case, raised on turned column issuing fluted shaped legs, terminating in paw cast castors. H: 29 W: 21 D: 15 in. $200-300

261 11-1636/30 George III style mahogany tea table The shaped rectangular top with baluster gallery above foliate carved column, terminating in cabriole legs and paw carved feet. H: 30 W: 30 in. $300-500 262 11-1537/108 Two Anglo-Indian George III style rosewood sidechairs The carved toprail over openworked splat, above a tooled and studded leather drop-in seat, raised on floral carved cabriole legs terminating in claw and ball feet. H: 40 1/4, W: 23, D: 19 in. $400-600 263 10-2312/4 Georgian inlaid mahogany knifebox early 19th century Typical form, the sloping hinged lid opening to a fitted interior, contrasting barber pole band inlay. H: 15, D: 14 in. $200-300

262


34 free≤an’s holiday sale

12/13/11

264 11-1636/43 George III style tavern table The circular top above tapering turned legs. H: 29 D; 42 in. $300-500 265 11-1701/27 George III style miniature rosewood and marquetry inlaid tall case clock and barometer late 19th century The broken pediment top centered by an urn, over a white enameled circular dial with roman numerals, with inlaid spandrals at corners, above a mercury thermometer with brass plate, the base with French circular barometer with inlaid spandrals at corners, raised on rectangular base. H: 19 in. $400-600

265

266 11-1964/31 George III giltwood convex mirror early 19th century The convex mirror plate within a circular ebonized wood and giltwood frame. D: 13 1/2 in. $600-800

269 11-1973/21 Edwardian walnut and satinwood inlaid tea caddy early 20th century Sarcophagus form, the lid inlaid to show a shell, opening to two lidded compartments, raised on small square feet. H: 5, W: 8 1/2, D: 5 in. $300-500

267 11-2163/12 George III mahogany and satinwood strung dressing table mirror late 18th century Of generous proportions, the oval mirror plate flanked by shaped supports, above a serpentine front case of three drawers; together with another, in need of restoration. (2). H: 28, W: 20 in. $300-500

270 11-2194/3 After Alfred Munnings, three equestrian sporting prints mid twentieth century Titled ‘Before the Start, Newmarket”; “Portrait of Major T. Bouch, M.F.H. with the Belvoir hounds”; and “October Meeting”, all published by Frost and Reed, Bristol and London. Framed and glazed. Image H: 19 1/2, W: 24 in., or smaller $200-300

268 11-1751/3 Edwardian horsehair barrister’s wig early 20th century Constructed of woven horsehair, in original toleware case, the lid applied with the name “A.B. Walford Esq.” in gilt. Tin H: 4, W: 10, D: 7 1/2 in. $300-500


35 free≤an’s holiday sale

12/13/11 271 11-1731/2 Regency style rosewood and ivory inlaid side table The pierced brass three-quarter gallery on a serpentine ivory inlaid top, above a mirrored recess and square marble top over conforming case, the outward sloping cupboard door inlaid with ivory and fruitwood marquetry. H: 34, W: 17, D: 14 1/2 in. $300-500 272 11-1964/1 Regency burl walnut, oak, and brass bound box 19th century Rectangular form, the burl walnut top with centrally mounted brass crest and brass bound edges, on an oak case, opening to a green felt-lined interior, with a mounted ivory plaque, “Mappin Brothers ... London Bridge / and 222 Regent Street”. H: 2 3/4, W: 17, D: 12 1/8 in. $200-300 273 11-8027/20 Pair of Regency mahogany side chairs early 19th century The rope twist rounded crest supported by lyre-form splat over drop-in seat, raised on tall shaped legs. H: 34, W: 15 in. $200-300 274 11-1964/4 Regency mahogany sewing box 19th century Rectangular form, with two banks of three sliding compartments, the twin hinged lids opening to a satin lined interior. H: 9 1/2, W: 23, D: 11 in. $300-500 275 11-1812/1 Collection of six English reverse glass mezzotints 19th century Comprising one commemorating the victory of Wellington at the Battle of Vitoria in 1813; two depicting ladies emblematic of the seasons; one depicting costumed figures representative of Euprope and Asia; one depicting an allegory of Harmony; and another showing Venus. (6). Various sizes. provenance: Property of a Philadelphia Lady $400-600 276 11-1973/13 Pair of faux painted regency style chairs $400-600

277 BRISK2010/44 Regency wax bust of the Duke of Wellington dated 1827 Raised on square plinth; the reverse bearing the inscription ‘London/ Published/ by T. Flint / May 1827’. H: 8 in. $100-150 278 11-2122/2 English lacquered portfolio 19th century The lacquered papier mache cover painted to show an interior scene with a man, a young boy, and a dog, titled ‘The Bachelor” and indistinctly dated lower right. H: 12, W: 9 in. $300-400 279 11-1731/3 Regency walnut cradle Oval form, with slatted sides. H: 23, W: 41, D: 26 in. $300-500 280 11-1636/25 Adams style oval giltwood mirror The oval plate surmounted by an urn, surrounded by foliate swags and paterae. H: 48, W: 27 in. $300-500 281 11-1937/11 Eight hand-colored engravings of flowers first half 19th century Copper engravings after Watts, published London 1829-1835, framed matted and glazed. Image size approx. H: 8, W: 5 in. $600-800 282 11-1937/8 Six hand-colored engravings of flowers 1824-1836 Copper engravings after J. Watts, framed matted, and glazed. (6). Image size approx. H: 8, W: 5 in. $600-800 283 11-1937/5 Six hand-colored engravings of geraniums 1832, london, by robert sweet (1783-1835) Each depicting a different geranium. Framed, glazed and matted. Sight H: 8 1/2 in. $600-800


36 free≤an’s holiday sale

12/13/11 284 11-1479/2 Collection of ten transfer printed Minton tiles 19th century Printed in brown on beige ground to show animals in farmyard and woodland settings, one signed ‘Wise 1879’; together with two other tiles. (12). Each H: 6, W: 6 in. $100-200 285 11-1400/1 Group of twenty Victorian copper luster and staffordshire tablewares 19th century and later Including several jugs, pitches and creamers, a teapot, cups and mugs, all decorated in various luster glazes. (20). Tallest H: 7 in. $800-1,200 286 11-4068/142 Victorian blue and white pottery floor vase Tall cylindrical form, molded and glazed to show tall tree over village hamlet, together with a pair of Victorian pottery vases (3). H: 20 in. provenance: Estate of James Loaney, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania $200-300 287 11-8027/33 Victorian salt-glazed pewter mounted ewer 19th century The shaped cover surmounting the baluster body, issuing a rope twist handle showing molded leaves on purple ground, registration mark molded to base. H: 11 in. $200-300

288 11-1073A/39 Large group of Staffordshire earthenware items 19th century Comprising a bust of Tsar Alexander I in uniform; a figural spill vase titled “The Rival” depicting an amorous couple sitting beneath a flowering tree with a jealous onlooker; a figure depicting an aged Garibaldi in uniform; a group of items comprised of a Victorian home, a cottage, a chapel, a young man with a basket, a young maiden with a basket, a young girl seated on the back of a sheep, and a young lady with a spotted dog; a figural group depicting a triumphant lion squatting on Napoleon III; a Staffordshire style figure of a lion with paw resting on a celestial globe; and a pair of figures,the first modeled as a young man seated on the back of a billygoat, the other modeled as a ram being constricted by a snake. (16). Various sizes $800-1,200 289 11-2198/7 Staffordshire porcelain figural group early 19th century Modeled as a couple and fruit basket on a naturalistic base. H: 6 3/4 in. $150-175 290 11-2198/6 Two Staffordshire porcelain spill vases mid 19th century Modeled as a deer being chased by a hunting dog. H. 11 1/2 in. $300-400 291 11-1994/13 Royal Vienna style ruby ground porcelain urn Classical urn form, with scroll handles over gilded body painted to show figures after the antique, raised on conforming plinth base, blue beehive mark to base. H: 8 1/2 in. $200-400 292 11-1990/42 Pair of Dresden porcelain figures 20th century Each modeled as an 18th century gent or lady, raised on oval bases. H: 14 in. $300-500 293 11-1713/4 Royal Dux porcelain ‘shell’ form dish Shell dish surmounted by female water carrier, maked to base. D: 9 in. $200-300


37 free≤an’s holiday sale

12/13/11 294 11-1636/38 Minton “Ardmore” pattern partial dinner service 20th century Comprising thirteen dinner plates; thirteen luncheon plates; thirteen salad plates; thirteen rimmed soup bowls; eighteen bread plates; thirteen tea cups and saucers; fifteen sauce bowls and ten underplates; twelve dessert bowls; five demitasse cups and six underplates; eleven coffee cans and nine underplates. Apporximately 160 pieces. Dinner plate D: 10 5/8 in. $400-600 295 11-1985/4 Pair of Minton blue ground porcelain cache pots late 19th century Circular form with twin handles, each painted to show bucolic landscape scenes, with alternating gilt and blue bands below. H: 6 1/2, D: 7 1/2 in. $300-500 296 11-1829/80 Group of miniature decorative arts Comprising an English miniature transfer printed covered box; a miniature silver filigree armchair; and two miniature glass vases and ewer. (5). Box H: 1 1/4 in. $200-300 297 11-1479/1 Set of 51 ebony and bone dominoes late 19th century Each L: 2 in. $300-500 298 11-1812/22 Victorian wax portrait Oval panel in high relief to show a 17th century gentleman wearing armor. Total H: 8 1/2 in. provenance: Property of a Philadelphia Lady $200-300 299 11-1964/5 English mahogany and bronze desk lamp 19th century The spiral column raised on shaped base, supporting an sscroll lamp arm and cylindrical glass shade. H: 14 3/4 in $100-200

300 11-1964/9 English aesthetic movement brass six-light candelabra late 19th century The central column raised on circular plinth, supported by five columns each issuing a single candlearm, all on a circular base. H: 13 1/4 in. $600-800 301 11-1964/23 Victorian brass seven-arm cadelabra late 19th century The spiral standard supporting seven candelarms above a fluted sphere, on a square base. Two electrified fixtures to the top. H: 37 in. $100-200 302 11-2046/11 Pair of Continental carved fruitwood busts 19th century or earlier Both carved as female busts, one wearing a Chinese style head dress, the other with flowing trusses. H: 3 1/2 in. $200-300 303 11-2163/13 Pair of Victorian cane upholstered armchairs 19th century The channel molded shield back over curved seat rail above fluted tapering legs. H: 37, W: 22, D: 20 in. $400-600 304 11-1981/11 Victorian brass coal scuttle Of typical form. H: 13 W: 18 $100-200 305 11-8041/89 A Late Victorian globe on turned wooden stand Titled “C. Smith & sons Educational Globe, 63 Charing Cross, London”. H: 15 in. $150-200


38 free≤an’s holiday sale

12/13/11

310

306 11-1803/100 English School (18th/19th century) portrait of a gentleman Oil on canvas, depicting the bewigged man in cravat and black overcoat sat in an upholstered chair. Framed. Sight H: 17 1/2, W: 14 1/2 in. provenance: Estate of Donald Staley, New York, New York. $200-300 307 10-1388/32 English beech Windsor chair The arched toprail over a pierced splat and turned supports, above serpentine seat raised on turned legs united by stretcher. H: 42,W: 23 in. $300-500 308 BRISK2011/93 Early Victorian inlaid mahogany barometer charles rimondi, halifax, circa 1850 Of typical banjo form; with a scroll pediment centered by a brass urn, above a typical banjo-form body. L: 38 in. $300-500 309 11-2198/9 Mahogany Chippendale camel back sofa 20th century “Camel” back, roll arms, three cushion seat om square molded legs with “H” stretchers. Covered in green and floral printed linen. L. 83 in., Height 34 in. $400-600

312

310 11-1803/25 Pair of William III sterling silver spoons london, circa 1695 With rat tail handles, one monogrammed “EP”; together with a George III silver punch ladle of scallop form, London, George Burrows, circa 1766. (3). Spoons L: 7 3/8 in. $300-500 311 11-1973/19 Twelve English sterling silver teaspoons Comrpising a matched set of six Georgian spoons, hallmarked London; and six Edwardian spoons, Sheffield, James Dixon & son. (12). 7 1/2 oz. $200-300 312 11-1256/76 English silver mounted brown glass claret jug london 1837, rubbed marks Vine and berry mounted mouth, surmounting tapering cylindrical bottle. H: 12 1/2 in. $300-500 313 11-2046/9 Two George III silver skewers The larger Thomas Northcote, London, 1788; the other Hester Bateman, London, 1788. (2). The larger L: 13 in. 3 1/2 oz. $200-300


39 free≤an’s holiday sale

12/13/11 314 11-1994/4 Victorian sterling silver tazza walker & hall, sheffield, 1896 The shallow rococo bowl with scroll cast edge over conforming acanthus leaf foot. D: 10 in. 22 oz provenance: Property of a Philadelphia Family $800-1,200

314

315 10-9015/9 Pair of George III silver plated sauce tureens 18th century The pull off cover surmounted by a scallop form finial, the body with gadrooned rim and scallop shells at the edges, flanked by twin handles and raised on paw feet. H: 5 1/2 in. $400-600 316 10-9015/8 Pair of English silver plated tureens g.r. collis & co., birmingham, 19th century Each pull off cover surmounted with a scroll finial, the body with gadrooned edge and mounted with twin handles, raised on scroll feet. H: 7, W: 14, D: 9 in. $200-300 317 11-8041/51 English silverplated hot water urn 19th century With pull-off cover over gadrooned rim, tap and two foliate cast handles to body, over circular foot above quadripartite base raised on four ball feet. H: 15 1/2 in. $200-300

318 10-9015/13 English silver plated grape basket with sterling silver shear shears hallmarked london, 1900 The scallop from basket with grape vine handle supporting the grape shears. H: 8 1/2 in. Shears 4 1/2 oz. $300-400 319 09-1422/104 Pair of Victorian silver plated candelabra The standard issues twin shaped arms, raised on tapering column. H: 17 1/4 in $300-500 320 11-5095/74 English silver plated oblong covered vegetable dish 20th century Gadrooned border, removeable handle; together with a silver plated circular serpentine covered vegetable dish. (2). $60-100 321 11-1639/59A Twelve sterling silvewr bouillon stands mid 20th century Openwork design with twin “loop” handles, thirteen Lenox gold band liners. Total weight of silver 12 troy oz. $300-400


40 free≤an’s holiday sale

12/13/11 322 11-8041/53 Two silver plated cigar boxes 20th century Rectangular form, each lid worked to show village scenes. The largest H: 4, W: 10, D; 4 1/2 in. $200-400 323 11-1829/22A Sterling silver compact german, 20th century Circular, lid and bottom line engaved, one side with groups of four small circles, mirror to inside of lid. Made for Tiffany & Co. Diam. 2 1/4 in. provenance: Property of a Philadelphia Estate. $25-40 324 11-1803/112 Sterling silver circular tray frank m. whiting company, 20th century Plain with gadroon border. Diam. 14 1/8 in., Weight 34 troy oz. $600-800 325 11-1803/113 Three pieces of sterling silver hollow ware rogers, lunt and international, 20th century Nine inch “Revere” bowl, four and one half in.ch “Revere” bowl and a child’s cup by International. Total weight of siover 27 troy oz. $500-650 326 11-1829/81 Group of eight silver articles Comprising a square compact with lipstick, stamped ‘800’; a sterling octagonal compact; a sterling coin purse; a sterling picture holder; a sterling spectacle case; a sterling and crystal scent bottle on chain; a sterling handled nail file; and a sterling lorgnette. Together with a silver-plated snuff box and a circular Tiffany & Co. sterling compact. (10). Lorgnette L: 4 3/4 in. $600-800

327 11-5095/62 Collection of eighteen butter knives alvin, rogers and others Various forms and sizes. (18). 17 oz. provenance: Property of a Philadelphia estate. $400-600 328 11-1973/20 Swiss silver pocket watch in Edwardian travelling case early 20th century The watch with white enamel dial bearing roman hour markers, the case stamped “Swiss Argentum”, within a silver clad morocco leather travelling case, hallmarked London 1908. Case H: 1 1/2, W: 4, D: 4 1/2 in. $200-300 329 11-1973/22 Fourteen piece Continental silver handled flatware service early 20th century Comprising twelve knives and twelve forks, and a matching carving knife and fork; together with twelve silver forks, indistinct marks, possibly St. Petersberg, and four silverplated pieces. (22). Various sizes. $200-300 330 11-1994/15 Continental sterling silver bowl 20th century Plain form, with twin shaped handles, a coin inset to the underside. H: 2 1/2, W: 6 1/2, D: 4 1/2 in. 6 1/2 oz. $300-500 331 11-2078/3 Pair of Continental silver plated wall sconces Each scallop shell back supports two curved candlearms. H: 9 1/ 2 in. $300-500


41 free≤an’s holiday sale

12/13/11 332 11-1411/3 Continental silver mounted etched glass bottle late 19th/early 20th century Rectangular form, with long neck surmounted by a cork and silver stopper with boy finial, the glass body etched all over in floral scrollwork, the lower section mounted with silver to show countryside couples amongst architecture and trees, surrounded by C-scrolls. Unmarked. H: 10 1/2 in. $400-600

332

333 11-2058/95 Four Continental silver boxes Comprising three repousse worked boxes with pull-off lids, one octagonal box with hinged lid. Together with a Persian silver, repousse worked bowl. (5). Tallest H: 5 1/2 in. $600-800 334 11-2257/5 Twenty-four silver articles Including a pair of Continental silver lidded salts with glass liners, stamped 800 to undersides; a Gorham sterling silver compact; nine Reed and Barton silver pin trays; a small Continental silver book-form snuff box; a small Continental silver oval snuff box; and a small plain spectacles case, stamped Sterling; together with approximately 10 other items. Various sizes, W: 25 oz. (approx). $300-500 335 11-2299/2 Two Continental silver articles 19th century One an oval casket, with shaped lid over conforming body, raised on ball feet; the other a small compote, with lobed bowl mounted with twin scroll handles, supported by an eagle, raised on conforming oval foot. (2). Compote H: 4 1/2 in. 13 1/2 oz. $300-500 336 11-1732/22 Continental silver mounted tortoiseshell eyeglass case Rounded rectangular form, mounted with a silver shield. W: 5 1/5 in. $200-300

337 11-1829/25 Collection of seven table articles Comprising a mother-of-pearl and silver mounted card case; a mother-of-pearl and silverplated tazza; a pair of mother-ofpearl dip pens, one missing the nib; a Gorham monogramed silver stamp box; a brass matchstick box and pocket watch. Together with three boxes of service articles, including: a pair of silverplated tea spoons, six casters, and a pair of crystal salts with silver spoons. (19). Tazza H: 3 in. provenance: Property of a Philadelphia Estate. $400-600 338 11-1732/23 American silver plate warmer f.b. rogers silver company, 20th century Rounded rectangular form, the monogramed domed lid with gadrooned edge, the body of similar form and wooden handle attachment, terminating in scroll feet. Stamped ‘F.B. Rogers Silver Co / silverplate / 186’ to the underside. W: 7 1/2 in. $200-300


42 free≤an’s holiday sale

12/13/11 339 11-1701/32 Chinese silver compact Square form, worked to show figural landscape, opening to reveal mirror interior, together with a Japanese mixed metal box. Longest L: 3 1/2 in. $300-400

340

340 11-8027/4 Fine Austrian sterling silver, painted and guilloche enameled cigarette case early 20th century The lid painted with a portrait of a boy, purportedly Napoleon’s nephew, signed J. Tschiedel, the sides and back guilloche enameled in white. H: 3 1/4, W: 2 1/2 in. $300-500

341 11-8027/5 French sterling silver and imari porcelain bell push risler & carre, paris Circular form, with foliate decorated push button within an imari painted border, reeded band to base. Hallmarks to underside and sides. H: 1 1/2, D: 2 1/2 in. $350-500 342 11-1829/23 Continental silver malachite and ivory mounted compact late 19th/early 20th century Octagonal form, the lid mounted with an ivory plaque carved to show a classical scene, within a malachite surround, mounted to silver case, carved to show floral and foliate motifs, opening to a gilt interior. H: 1/2, W: 3 1/4, D: 2 in. provenance: Property of a Philadelphia Estate. $300-500 343 11-1073/50 English ‘Imari’ palette ironstone covered tureen on stand 19th century Hexagonal domed cover over conforming body and stand, in blue, gilt and orange overglaze, impressed mark ‘Mason Ironstone’ to stand. H: 13 1/2 in. $500-800

343


43 free≤an’s holiday sale

12/13/11 344 11-1732/29 Pair of cloisonne vases 20th century Baluster form decorated to show floral branches and flying birds on a white ground, together with a similarly decorated covered bowl. Vase H: 9 in. $200-300 345 11-2323/1 Cream glazed pear form vase $100-200 346 11-1732/15 Japanese carved cork pagoda scene Depicting the pagoda in a meadow surrounded by trees and birds, in dark brown lacquered case. Total H: 8, W: 12 5/8, D: 3 in. $200-300 347 11-1803/104 Japanese gilt lacquer box 20th century Rectangular form with domed pull-off lid, decorated with gilt mon in a landscape, the silk rope tie attached by gilt bronze mounts. H: 5 1/4 in. provenance: Estate of Donald Staley, New York, New York. $200-300 348 11-1937/10 Twelve Japanese color prints In the style of woodblock prints, depicting various scenes of villagers in naturalistic water-front landscapes. Framed, glazed, and matted. Sight H: 10 in. $600-800 349 11-1803/107 Japanese shagreen and brass mounted case 19th century Oval form with pull-off cover. L: 7 in. provenance: Estate of Donald Staley, New York, New York. $200-300

350 11-2257/4 Carved japanese ivory beaded necklace and earrings 19th century Comprised of eleven small spheres carved to show animals or figures, one mounted with seed pearls, interspersed with jadeite beads, and hung with a small carved ivory buddha; together with a pair of conforming carved ivory earrings. (3). Total L: 24 in. $300-500 351 11-1990/3 Japanese giltwood altar grouping Depicting buddha standing on a lotus throne, flanked by two attendants, on a cloud carved base, raised on an oval stand. H: 31 in. provenance: Property of a New Jersey Estate $1,000-1,500 352 11-1636/11 Japanese pieced elephant ivory luck ship Takarabune 20th century The large, openwork vessel of typical phoenix-like form and piloted by three lucky gods; on carved wooden base. H: 16 1/2 in. $1,000-1,500 353 11-1732/7 Carved ivory figure of a meirin 20th century The standing robed figure holding a lotus blossom in her left hand, raised on a carved square wooden base. H: 11 1/2 in. $800-1,200 354 11-1732/24 Four Chinese ivory carvings Comprising two snuffs and two clam models. Longest L: 2 1/2 in. $300-500 355 11-1990/7 Chinese carved soapstone mantle clock The quartz movement and dial signed “Fortuna”, within a soapstone surround carved to show an heron and rockwork. H: 5, W: 19 in. provenance: Property of a New Jersey Estate $400-600


44 free≤an’s holiday sale

12/13/11 356 11-1163/11 Pair of Chinese gilt metal and cloisonne figures of mythical beasts 19th century Winged horses enameled to show scrolls to light blue ground, probably removed from a larger grouping. L: 12 in. $600-800

362 11-1471/7 Two Chinese Export blue and white sauce boats 19th century Both with shaped rim, one painted to show architectural landscapes, the other birds amongst foliate sprigs, on oval foot. (2). L: 9 1/2 in. $400-600

357 11-1990/2 Pair of Chinese Export gilt and black lacquer wall brackets canton, 19th century Typical from, gilded to show lion form pediments. D: 12 in. provenance: Property of a New Jersey Estate $300-500

363 11-1404/51 Chinese export armorial porcleian coffeepot qianlong period The fruit molded domed cover over tapering base, potted with straight spout, enameled to show green citron and lotus medallion. Handle broken. H: 10 in. $200-300

358 11-9012/3 Chinese six panel famille rose porcelain and hardwood floor screen Each tall rectangular panel set with plaques. Per panel H: 31 L: 7 in. $1,000-1,500

364 11-1990/45 Chinese Export style porcelain bowl 20th century Qianlong style palette. D: 12 in. $300-500

359 11-4068/19 Pair of Chinese blue and white vases kangxi period Both cut-down yen yen vases, showing mountainscape and boys at play. Tallest H: 10 1/2 in. provenance: Estate of James Loaney, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania $400-600

365 11-1732/2 Pair of Large Chinese style famille rose porcelain floor vases Baluster form with flared rim, molded gilt beast handles to enameled body decorated to show figural scenes and floral sprays, raised on wooden stands. Vase H: 37 in. $400-600

360 11-1973/25 Chinese blue and white porcelain covered bowl for the thai market The domed cover over U-shaped base underglazed painted to show seated deities, raised on circular foot, blue mark to base. D: 10 in. $400-600 361 11-1732/6 Chinese export blue and white painted porcelain brushpot 19th century Squat cylindrical form with flared rim. H: 2 7/8 in. $100-150

366 11-4068/43 Chinese hardwood table Scrolled rectangular top over lattice apron and straight legs. provenance: Estate of James Loaney, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania $500-800 367 11-1701/37 Tall Chinese molded famille rose porcelain vase molded qianlong mark, early 20th century Baluster form, molded bats to the shoulder, molded to show figural panels, molded mark to base. H: 11 1/2 in. $200-300


45 free≤an’s holiday sale

12/13/11

368 07-1100/20 Large Chinese Famille Rose vase late qing dynasty Of tall cylindrical form with a slender neck over a tapering body, well enameled bands to the shoulder and foot enclosing floral sprigs. H: 18 in. $400-600

368

369 11-4068/154 Chinese Export painting Together with a Continental etching. Sight L: 7 in. provenance: Estate of James Loaney, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania $200-300 370 11-1732/14 Pair of Chinese green stone and applied circular plaques Applied with coral, lapis and turqoise to show peony blossoms. D: 13 in. $300-500 371 11-4018/35 Burmese bronze buddha 19th century or earlier Lacquered and mounted head over body cast to show flowing robe, seated over conforming base. H: 9 in. $200-300

372 11-1484/33 Chinese gilt metal and enamel model Modeled as a stalk supporting basket at the mouth, over ebonized wood stand. Total H: 12 in. $100-200 373 11-1964/2 Chinese gilt and red painted leather box 19th century Rectangular form, the box painted to show flowers, foliage, and insects. H: 8 1/4, W: 24 1/4, D: 15 3/4 in. $300-400


46 free≤an’s holiday sale

12/13/11 374 10-2010/44 A large collection of hand-painted lead toy soldiers. All unboxed, including: Group of Pre-war Britains comprising 8 US Navy figures, in white jackets; 15 West Point cadets and 5 US Marines; Group of Pre-war Britains comprising 5 mounted Life Guards, in winter dress; 5 mounted 6th Dragoon Guards and 10 mounted Royal Scots Greys; Pre-war Britain set Band of the Line; Britain Pre-war set of Cameron Highlanders; Group of Pre-war Britains comprising 5 Queens Own Royal Lancers and 5 4th Hussars; Group of Britains Marching Gordon Highlanders; Group of Pre-war Britain Firing Gordon Highlanders; Group of Pre-war Britains comprising 8 figures at ease and 6 figures marching; Group of Pre-war Britains comprising 8 King’s Own Gurkha rifles, with donkey and 8 Gurkha rifle figures; Group of soldiers comprising 6 German Imperial infantry and a US signal team with searchlight; Pre-war Britains set of British Expeditionary Forces; Group of Pre-war Britains comprising four sentry boxes with Grenadier guards and 8 British infantry; Pre-war Britains comprising of 11 firing Coldstream guards and 2 with binoculars; Group of post-war Britains comprising of 4 13th Duke of Connaught’s lancers; 5 Prussian lancers and 5 1st Duke of York’s Own Lancers (Skinner’s Horse); Group of Prewar Britains comprising of 8 African rifle figures and 8 Ist Native Madras figures; Pre-war Britains No. 189 Belgian Infantry on Guard. (Quantity). $800-1,200 375 10-2010/43 A large collection of hand-painted lead toy soldiers. Comprised mostly of European and Russian regiments including: Imperial No. 53rd Don Cossacks, 1854; Imperial No. 86, 53rd Don Cossacks, 1854; Imperial Set No. 73, Russian Light Infantry, 1854; Imperial set No. 72 Russian Line Infantry; Imperial Set No. 73A Russian Light Infantry, 1854; 7 Italian Carabinieri; 8 French Infantry of the Line; 8 French Foreign Legion soldiers; Imperial Set #87, Officer, 53rd Don Cossacks, 1854; two Alymer sets of No. AB-61 French Foreign Legion; Alymer set No. AB-5 British 24th Foot Regiment in Action; Alymer set No. AB-6; Britians set No. 00167 French Army 3rd Zouaves, most in original boxes as issued, some with varying degrees of wear. (Quantity). $800-1,200

376 10-2010/42 A large collection of hand-painted lead toy soldiers Mostly British regiments including: Britains Set No. 5183 Cameron Highlanders’; Britains Set No. 8856, Princess Patricia’s Canadian Light Infantry; Britains Set No. 5186, Welsh Guards; Britains Set No. 5185 Seaforth Highlanders 72nd and 78th Foot; Britains Set No. 89 Cameron Highlanders Firing; Imperial No. 92 Officer, 17th Lancers, 1854; Imperial No. 91 17th Lancers, Crimea, 1854; Two Imperial Sets No. 65a & 65, Coldstream guards; Imperial set No. 91A 17th Lancers, Crimea, 1854; Britains Set No. 00102, Regimental Band of the Royal Scots Dragoon Guards; Britains Set No. 8822 The King’s Royal Rifle Corps; Britains Set set No. 002265, Seaforth Highlanders; Britains No. 312, Grenadier Guards in winter overcoats; Britains Set No. 1349 Canadian North West Mounted Police; Britains Set No. 1302 U.S. Military Band; Imperial Set No. 67, Coldstream Guards, 1854; Britains set No. 43 2nd Life Guards; Britains No. 0479 Centenary Set ‘The Boar War’; Britians set No. 00261 City imperial Volunteers; Britians set No. 40182 24th (Dutchess of Connaught’s Own) Baluchistan Infantry, most in original boxes as issued, some with varying degrees of wear. (quantity). Various sizes. $1,500-2,500 377 11-4018/11 Persian brass cartridge box 19th century The hinged rectangular top over shield form base molded to show central medallion of lion flanked by foliate alternating animals and foliate sprigs. L: 4 1/2 in. $200-300 378 11-1879/8 English double barrelled sporting rifle mid 19th century Double trigger with engraved brass guard, iron engraved plates, twin 12 gauge brown twist sighted barrels, engraved “Twist London”, percussion cap firing mechanism. L. of barrels: 32 1/2 in. $300-400 379 11-1879/6 Persian flint lock rifle 19th century Single shot, iron firing mechanism, octagonal barrel, three quarter oak stock, the butt and half the barrel are decorated with brass panels, brass bands anchor the barrel to the stock. L. 67 1/4 in. $300-500


session ii Wednesday December 14 lots 380–722

lots 380–387 Oriental Rugs lots 388–722 Asian Furniture & Decorative Arts


48 free≤an’s holiday sale

12/14/11

Oriental Rugs lots 380–387 380 10-2244/1013 Three Persian rugs Karadja rug, Northwest Persia, circa 1920, 3 ft. 10 in. x 2 ft. 9 in.; Karadja runner, Northwest Persia, circa 1920, 9 ft. 9 in. x 2 ft. 10 in.; West Persian rug, circa 1920, 3 ft. 11 in. x 2 ft. 5 in. $500-800

384 10-2244/1017 Two Northwest Persian rugs 1st quarter 20th century A Karadja long rug, 8 ft. 3 in. x 2 ft. 4 in.; and a Tabriz rug, 6 ft. 2 in. x 3 ft. 9 in. $300-500

381 10-2244/1014 Hamadan rug west persia, circa 1920 6 ft. 8 in. x 3 ft. 10 in. $300-500

385 10-1754/11 Avanos rug central anatolia, circa early 20th century 9 ft. 10 in. x 4 ft. 2 in. $100-400

382 10-2244/1015 Northwest Persian long rug circa 1920 9 ft. 3 in. x 3 ft. 2 in. $400-600

386 11-8013/49 Indo-Kerman rug circa 1940 6 ft. 1 in. x 4 ft. 1 in. $300-500

383 10-2244/1016 Two Persian rugs circa 1920 A Malayer rug, West Persia, 5 ft. 11 in. x 3 ft. 10 in.; and a Karadja rug, Northwest Persia, 4 ft. 4 in. x 3 ft. 1 in. $400-600

387 09-3003/5 Senneh khilim Northwest Persia, circa late 19th century 6 ft. 6 in. x 3 ft. 10 in. $200-400

Asian Furniture & Decorative Arts lots 388–722 388 11-2025/7 Chinese mottled apple green jade horse form snuff bottle The bottle carved as a kneeling horse being ridden by a monkey; stone of varying white and green hue. L: 2 in. $500-800 389 11-1256/16 Chinese mottled green jade snuff bottle qing dynasty The unadorned ovoid bottle of evenly mottled apple green hue. H: 2 1/2 in. provenance: Private Florida Collection $250-400

390 11-1638/4 Chinese apple green jadeite snuff bottle The rectangular bottle carved in deep relief to depict an asemblage of fowl ; stone of bright green hue with few black inclusions. H: 3 3/4 in. $500-800


49 free≤an’s holiday sale

12/14/11

391, 392, 393, 507, 511 391 11-2025/4 Chinese white jade snuff bottle qing dynasty The unadorned rectangular bottle carved from pure white jade. H: 2 1/4 in. $500-800

394 11-2025/6 Chinese celadon jade carved snuff bottle The shouldered ovoid bottle carved in relief to show a deer, fu bat and two mirrored nightengales; stone of slight celadon hue. H: 2 1/2 in. $500-800

392 11-2025/5 Chinese white jade snuff bottle qing dynasty The unadorned rounded bottle carved with a slightly everted rim. H: 2 in. $500-800

395 11-2025/24 Chinese overlay glass bokchoy snuff bottle 20th century The milk glass vegetable-form bottle overlaid with green glass leaves and mounted with yellow glass stem stopper. L: 2 1/2 in. $300-500

393 11-2025/3 Chinese white jade gourd-form double snuff bottle 19th/20th century The organic form bottle carved as two oblong melons growing from a single gnarled vine. H: 1 3/4 in. $500-800

396 11-1256/33 Chinese rutilated crystal snuff bottle late qing dynasty The high-shouldered square bottle carved in relief to face with sprigs of bamboo; with dense and dark hair rutilation to verso. H: 3 3/4 in. provenance: Private Florida Collection $200-300


50 free≤an’s holiday sale

12/14/11 397 11-1256/34 Two Chinese glass overlay snuff bottles Comprising a rounded milk glass bottle with blue overlay archaic censers and a similar milk glass bottle with a red overlay archaic design. H of largest: 3 in. provenance: Private Florida Collection $250-400 398 11-1467/117 Two Chinese snuff bottles qing dynasty Comprised of a purple quartz and molded amber snuff. H of tallest: 2 1/4 in $200-300 399 11-1667/10 Chinese glass faux jade snuff bottle 19th/20th century Glass bottle of faux celadon tone in wide flattened form with lightly incised band near base and gilt mounted celadon jade stopper. H: 2 3/4 in. $300-500 400 11-2025/13 Chinese rock crystal ovoid snuff bottle qing dynasty The unadorned bottle of typical ovoid form. H: 2 1/2 in. $400-600 401 11-2025/30 Chinese carnelian cicada-form snuff bottle The flattened bottle carved as a stylized cicada; stone of varying cloudy white to amber hue; with good coral stem stopper. L: 2 in. $400-600 402 11-2025/25 Two Chinese stone snuff bottles 19th/20th century Comprising an unadorned rectangular smoky quartz bottle and a slightly smaller rock crystal bottle of similar form. H of largest: 2 1/2 in. $400-600

403 11-2025/19 Two Chinese Peking glass snuff bottles Comprising a flattened blue glass bottle carved with mask handles; and an ovoid glass bottle with black overlay glass flowers. H of largest: 3 in. $500-800 404 11-2025/27 Two Chinese snuff bottles 19th/20th century Comprising a slender ovoid smoky quartz bottle and a beveled rectangular goldstone glass bottle. H of tallest: 2 1/2 in. $400-600 405 10-1094/9 Two Chinese carved ivory snuff bottles 20th century The two similar bottles carved as fu lions with freely-hanging rings at neck. H: 2 3/4 in. $300-500 406 11-2025/17 Fine and unusual Chinese carved boxwood snuff bottle 19th century The large bottle of flattened double gourd form and incised with scenes of figures and houses in idyllic landscapes. H: 2 3/4 in. $300-500 407 11-2025/21 Two metal-mounted Chinese snuff bottles Comprising a tall snuff bottle with polychrome-decorated faux ivory sides and a dark banded agate bottle; both mounted with stone-set metal sides, caps and feet. H of largest: 4 3/4 in. $400-600 408 11-2025/22 Three Chinese metal snuff bottles Comprising two round yellow metal snuff bottles molded with mask handles and decorative panels and a joined four-part white metal medicine bottle. H of largest: 2 3/4 in. $400-600


51 free≤an’s holiday sale

12/14/11 409 11-1544/22 Chinese molded porcelain snuff bottle in the style of Wang Bingrong 19th/20th century The molded porcelain bottle crafted to resemble a scaly fish; with turquoise glaze. L: 3 in. provenance: Acquired by descent from the Estate of Ida Pruitt: renowned author and scholar of Chinese culture $150-250 410 11-1256/39 Three Chinese glazed porcelain snuff bottles 19th/20th century The three cylindrical bottles respectively glazed with yellow on blue lotus scroll, dragon over a green sky, and raised blue and white doves over mustard ground (3). H of largest: 3 1/2 in. provenance: Private Florida Collection $250-400 411 11-1467/116 Four Chinese porcelain snuff bottles qing dynasty Comprised of one monochrome, two copper and blue glazed and one iron red and gilt decorated cylindrical form bottle. H of tallest: 2 3/4 in. $800-1,000 412 11-1667/8 Chinese enameled snuff bottle qianlong mark, 19th/20th century Of flattened circular form, painted to face with a scene of father and son flying a kite and to verso a Qing soldier on a galloping horse. H: 3 in. $400-600 413 11-1667/9 Chinese enameled snuff bottle qianlong mark, early 20th century Of flattened ovoid form with tapering shoulders, enameled with colorful fluttering butterflies. H: 3 in. $400-600

414 11-2025/14 Chinese carved famille rose porcelain snuff bottle qianlong mark, 19th/20th century The ovoid bottle carved and enameled to show legendary figures in and around a flowing river. H: 3 in. $500-800 415 11-2025/18 Two Chinese porcelain snuff bottles 20th century Comprising a double bottle enameled with lotus scrolls over a blue ground and a carved figural snuff modeled as a venerable elder. H of largest: 3 in. $500-800 416 11-2025/29 Two Chinese porcelain lotus bud snuff bottles 20th century Comprising one large and one slightly smaller bud-form bottles similarly enameled in mauve over green. H of largest: 3 in. $300-500 417 11-2025/34 Chinese porcelain double fish snuff bottle 20th century The bottle molded in the form of two joined fish and enameled in orange with gilt highlights. H: 2 1/2 in. $400-600 418 11-2025/37 Four Chinese porcelain snuff bottles 20th century Comprising a large blue and white pear form bottle; a smaller blue and white vase form bottle; a flattened ovoid bottle with rainbow colors; and a conjoined famille rose double vase form bottle (4). H of largest: 2 3/4 in. $300-500 419 11-2025/20 Two Chinese snuff bottles Comprising a tall cloisonne snuff bottle inset with two incised resin plaques and a pieced abalone bottle adorned with carved shell plaques to sides. H of largest: 3 1/2 in. $400-600


52 free≤an’s holiday sale

12/14/11 420 11-1882/9 Persian green stone fragance bottle late 19th century Foliate carved stopper over rectangular base carved in low relief to show lappet bands. H: 3 1/2 in. $300-400 421 10-1542/7 Chinese glass simulated-agate snuff bottle late qing dynasty Of flattened round form with faux mineral inclusions. H: 2 1/2 in. $150-250 422 10-1542/18 Chinese malachite snuff bottle late 19th century The ovoid body carved in high relief to show bird among foliage; with matching stopper. Total H: 3 in. $150-300

422

423 11-1667/11 Chinese carved malachite snuff bottle 19th/20th century Flat circular bottle carved in relief to show archaic patterns; with a rectanglular footring and cap. H: 2 1/2 in. $300-500

427 11-2025/11 Two Chinese hardstone snuff bottles Comprising a slender ovoid agate snuff with carved mask handles and a smaller ovoid mottled green jade snuff with a carved dragon. H of largest: 2 3/4 in. $400-600

424 11-2025/8 Large Chinese agate snuff bottle qing dynasty The large square-form bottle carved with lion mask handles at sides; stone with occasional dark inclusions. H: 3 in. $500-800

428 11-2025/12 Chinese lapis lazuli snuff bottle The small bottle of pear shape and carved with peaches on a branch to face; stone of vivid blue color with white and gold inclusions. H: 2 1/2 in. $400-600

425 11-2025/9 Chinese agate snuff bottle Bottle of unadorned rounded form with subtle white banded inclusions. H: 2 in. $400-600

429 11-2025/15 Two Chinese hardstone snuff bottles Comprising a slender pear-form agate snuff and a rounded dark volcanic rock bottle with a silver-mounted neck. H of largest: 2 1/2 in. $500-800

426 11-2025/10 Chinese agate snuff bottle The slender and unadorned ovoid bottle of light hue. H: 2 1/4 in. $400-600


53 free≤an’s holiday sale

12/14/11 430 11-2025/26 Chinese lapis lazuli snuff bottle 19th/20th century The ovoid bottle carved in relief to sides with lotus blossoms; stone of bright blue color with gold fleck inclusions; matching cap. H: 2 3/8 in. $500-800 431 11-2025/32 Unusual Chinese hematite snuff bottle 20th century The ovoid bottle with matching cover carved with birds on flowering branches. H: 2 1/4 in. $400-600 432 11-2025/33 Chinese hematite fu lion-form snuff bottle 20th century The bottle carved as a sitting lion with head craned upward; stone of dark hue with a blue sheen and yellow veins. H: 2 in. $400-600 433 10-1542/20 Five Chinese snuff bottles mostly 19th century Comprising a glass overlay snuff, three agate and a blue and white porcelain snuff. H of tallest: 2 3/4 in. $600-800 434 11-2025/28 Four miniature Chinese snuff bottles 19th/20th century Comprising a purple overlay glass ovoid bottle; a flattened ovoid mustard glass bottle; a flattened pear form yellow glass bottle; and a green glazed porcelain pea pod bottle. H of largest: 1 3/4 in. $400-600 435 11-2025/35 Six Chinese snuff bottles 19th/20th century Comprising a relief-carved ovoid ivory snuff; a cicada-form ivory snuff; a turtle-form ivory snuff; a rounded rectangular spinach jade snuff; a miniature lapis lazuli flattened snuff; and a miniature flattened malachite snuff bottle (6). L of largest: 3 in. $500-800

436 11-2025/36 Six Chinese snuff bottles 19th/20th century Comprising a pink and blue glass bean pod snuff; a blue and milk white elongated snuff; an inside painted rounded snuff with birds; a carved tree resin on pottery bottle; a soapstone stingray-form bottle and an ovoid volcanic stone bottle of orange hue (6). H of tallest: 3 1/4 in. $500-800 437 11-2025/16 Chinese elephant ivory double gourd snuff bottle late qing dynasty The gourd-form snuff incised and stained to show figures in an idyllic outdoor landscape. H: 2 1/4 in. $400-600 438 11-1467/73 Four Asian ivory items Comprising a lotus box base, a Budai, a seal form grouping and a cow model (4). Budai H: 4 1/2 in. $400-800 439 11-1296/3 Three Chinese elephant ivory articles canton, 19th/20th century Comprising a dragon-carved cylindrical incense holder; a dragon-carved napkin ring; and a lattice-carved hair comb; all pieces mounted as jewelry (3). H of largest: 6 1/2 in. $500-800 440 11-1467/179 Two Ivory pendants One European, together with a Chinese square pendant. H of pendant: 1 1/2in. $150-250 441 11-1522/2 Chinese elephant ivory chess set 20th century Carved in typical fashion to depict dynastic figures; pawns carved as the Eight Immortals; in painted wooden box. H of largest: 4 1/2 in. provenance: Purchased in Taiwan, 1968 $400-600


54 free≤an’s holiday sale

12/14/11 442 11-1544/16 Chinese elephant ivory beaded necklace and earrings early 20th century The beaded strand and shell-form earrings carved with a spiral twist. L of strand: 23 in. provenance: Acquired by descent from the Estate of Ida Pruitt: renowned author and scholar of Chinese culture $500-800 443 11-1639/27 Four Chinese ivory elephant carvings 20th century Comprising four standing elephants of graduating size. H of largest: 4 1/4 in. $300-500 444 11-1734/1 Chinese carved elephant ivory pouring vessel The archaic vessel of tall flattened form, with carved qilong to handle and sides. H: 6 1/2 in. $400-600 445 11-1734/2 Chinese elephant ivory covered censer The squat globular censer with mask and ring handles and domed cover with fu lion finial; adorned with relief carving, inkwork and inset colored beads. H: 4 1/4 in. $300-500

448 11-1734/8 Four Chinese elephant ivory carvings 19th/20th century Comprising a flattened recumbent fu lion, a laughing Budai, a miniature rotund Buddha with articulated chain and yoke, and a figure and landscape carving. L of largest: 5 in. $700-1,000 449 11-4018/33 Chinese ivory Quanyin and marine ivory page turner Seated deity over triple lotus thrown, together with a page turner. Quanyin H: 5 1/2 in. $300-500 450 11-2025/23 Chinese marine ivory carving of Lan Caihe 19th/20th century The simply-adorned standing figure depicted with his/her flute held at front; dark patina with irregular grain. H: 9 1/4 in. $500-800 451 11-1833/4 Two Chinese elephant ivory mounted figures Comprising a seated elder in official dress holding a spear and a mounted warrior woman with a wide hat; both affixed to wooden stands. H: 4 1/4 in. $400-600

446 11-1734/3 Chinese elephant ivory carving of a seated immortal The small carving depicts a bearded elder seated and wrapped in his scholarly robes; stained and aged. H: 3 1/4 in. $300-500

452 11-1639/33A Japanese elephant ivory carving of Bishamonten 20th century The standing figure typically attired and decorated with red and black hue. H: 8 in. $200-400

447 11-1734/6 Four Chinese elephant ivory carvings 19th/20th century Comprising a standing Shoulao, a seated Budai, a reclining tooth ivory meiren and a cylindrical Canton covered box. H of largest: 5 in. $800-1,200

453 11-1639/38 Japanese elephant ivory okimono of a basket seller 20th century The incised and colored carving depicts a happy peddlar loaded up with wood and wicker house implements. H: 8 1/2 in. $300-500 454 11-1467/34 Chinese carved ivory figure 19th century Tall standing beauty grasping basket. H: 9 1/4 in. $400-600


55 free≤an’s holiday sale

12/14/11 455 11-1472/1 Chinese elephant ivory figure and puzzle ball with stand Comprising a tall beauty figure, together with a ball on stand. Figure ivory H: 8 in. $400-600 456 11-1483/10 Pair of Chinese elephant ivory and cloisonne enamel meiren Standing models with ivory set heads and hands, raised on wood stands. H: 10 1/2 in. $500-800 457 11-1639/44 Indian carved ivory cylindrical vase 19th/20th century The lid carved with giraffe, elephant, and bird on a tree, the body with wildlife in a jungle setting; above a floral pierced circular base on short carbiole legs. H: 17 3/4 in. $400-600 458 11-1522/3 Two Chinese ivory carvings 20th century Comprising an openwork carved boar ivory bridge and a diminutive ivory puzzle ball on a column stand (2). L of tusk: 10 1/2 in. provenance: Purchased Taiwan, 1968 $500-800

461 11-1639/45 Group of three Japanese assorted items Comprising a burlwood inro with an ivory warrior mask medallion netsuke; an ivory Budai netsuke; and a bone sphere carved with nautical themes, opening to reveal a compass. Inro H: 3 1/2 in. $400-600 462 11-1931/2 Three Japanese elephant ivory netsuke 20th century The well-carved and polychrome stained netsuke carved as friendly deities; signed. H of largest: 1 3/4 in. $400-600 463 11-2025/42 Three Asian miniature carvings Comprising a Japanese elephant ivory netsuke of two sitting hounds; an ivory netsuke of a squirrel on a branch and 12 Chinese strung tortoiseshell tokens.(3). H of largest: 2 in. $200-400 464 11-1049/15 Pair of Chinese tortoise shell bowls modern The diminutive bowls of U shape with slight footrings and everted rims. D: 2 1/2 in. $400-600

459 11-1639/39 Japanese elephant ivory mask form toggle 20th century The mask toggle carved as the faces of the lucky gods; together with an ivory skull netsuke and a whale netsuke (3). H of largest: 2 in. $300-500

465 11-1636/8 Pair of Chinese buffalo horn figures 19th/20th century The two figures carved as goddesses; one holds a ruyi scepter, one a peach. H: 9 in. $300-500

460 11-1639/41 Japanese elephant ivory okimono of two men playing “go” 20th century The three pieces of carved and stained ivory create a scene of two elders playing the game “go” on a low table. H of tallest: 3 3/4 in. $200-400

466 11-1773/4 Pair of Chinese cinnabar lacquer jardinieres 19th century Of quatrefoil form with everted flat rims and carved to exterior with square cartouches among a lotus scroll ground showing figures and flowers; raised on four bracket feet. H 4 3/4 in. $1,000-2,000


56 free≤an’s holiday sale

12/14/11

467 11-8045/52 Japanese lacquer inro early 20th century Five part inro, lacquered to show village hamlet. H; 2 3/4 in. $200-300

467

468 11-1881/3 Chinese cinnabar lacquer plate qianlong mark, early 20th century The round plate with a bronze bracket rim decorated to both sides with red lacquer carved to show figures in a garden setting to interior and foliate and diaper patterns elsewhere; with carved wooden stand. D: 8 3/4 in. $600-800 469 10-2091/1 Japanese elephant skin, silver and ivory tobacco pouch and pipe case meiji period Elephant hide pouch and pipe case mounted with a silver tiger and dragon-form clasp and an adjustable chain attached to a manju netsuke, complete with a kiseru and a well carved wooden box. L of case: 10 in. $400-600 470 11-1467/189A Two Chinese silver ingots marked several times Typical form, impressed marks to body. Weight 17 oz L: 2 1/2 in. $500-1,000

471 11-1544/11 Three Chinese white metal articles early 20th century An engraved pewter of drum form with an interior cup; a rectangular metal tray incised with landscape and script; and a small covered metal box (3). H of largest: 4 1/2 in. provenance: Acquired by descent from the Estate of Ida Pruitt: renowned author and scholar of Chinese culture $500-800 472 10-2018/3 Pair of Thai silver, copper and metal mounted bronze plaques late 19th century Each of rectangular form; depicting a celestial procession. (2). H: 8 1/2, L: 13 1/2 in. provenance: Property of a Philadelphia Lady $500-700 473 11-1467/130 Three Nepalese Buddhistic items 19th century and later Comprised of two gilt metal figures and a polychrome decorated stele. H of tallest: 7 in. $1,000-2,000


57 free≤an’s holiday sale

12/14/11 474 11-1467/43 Three Sino-Tibetan gilt metal figures 18th century and later Comprising a tantric grouping, seated Bohisattva, together with another deity. H of Tallest: 6 in. $800-1,200 475 11-1467/39 Large Chinese yellow metal figure of a seated Bodhisattva Seated deity, open robe at the chest edge worked to show lotus scrolls, weighted. H: 10 1/4 in. $800-1,000 476 11-1881/2 Sino-Tibetan gilt bronze Tara qing dynasty The figure cast in typical attire and seated in padmasana on a double lotus base while holding a censer; scant signs of polychrome decoration. H: 6 1/4 in. $500-800 477 11-1467/4 Chinese gilt bronze figure of Li Tieguai 17th century Standing figure, flowing halo and robe, partially gilded and over an associated marble base. Figure H: 5 1/2 in. $300-500 478 11-1467/105 Japanese bronze censer 19th century Egret form, oval recess to base. L: 4 in. $200-300 479 11-1054/3 Japanese gilt metal deity Tall standing monk with staff raised over lotus throne. H: 16 in. $300-400

480 11-1467/49 Pair of Japanese bronze Oni figures 19th century Seated Demonic figures, gilded highlights. H: 2 1/2 L: 3 in. $300-400 481 11-1467/68 Two Chinese bronze and enamel censers early 20th century One of tripod form, together with a compressed censer, both with wood covers. Tallest H: 8 in. $400-600 482 11-2092/11 Japanese mixed metal tray Oval form of reddish-copper patina, showing figural landscape. L: 14 1/2 in. $800-1,200

477


58 free≤an’s holiday sale

12/14/11

483

483 11-8041/92 Set of eight Chinese ‘gold flake’ bronze horses late 19th century Brown and gold flake patina, modeled in various acts of motion, in glazed shadow box. Average L: 3 1/4 in. $1,000-15,000 484 11-1467/176 Chinese bronze three-piece miniature altar garniture 17th/18th century Comprised of two prickets and a circular censer. H of tallest: 4 1/2 in. $300-500 485 10-1094/10 Three Chinese bronze seals 20th century Comprising a large square seal inscribed to top and incised with Qing-style matrix, and two smaller square seals surmounted by fu lions. D of largest: 4 1/2 in. $300-500 486 11-2262/6 Large Chinese brass tripod censer 20th century Of three parts: circular base; traditional-form body; and pierced cover surmounted by fu lion. H: 28 in. $300-500

487 11-8013/69 Large Chinese-style bronze censer probably japanese, ming mark, 19th century Oval form with twin qilong handles over conforming body well worked to show figural landscape on geometric ground, raised on mask cast lug feet. H: 9 L: 12 1/4 in. $1,000-1,500 488 11-1423/7 Pair of Chinese bronze Fu lions 19th century Typical mirror cast models over lattice balls. H: 13 L: 13 in. $800-1,000 489 11-1544/14 Chinese temple gong qing dynasty Gong of deep U shape; with red lacquered cylindrical base. H of gong: 10 in. provenance: Acquired by descent from the Estate of Ida Pruitt: renowned author and scholar of Chinese culture $400-600 490 11-1467/129 Large Chinese cast lead figure of a luohan 19th century Two parts, the standing figure surmounts a rocky outcrop. H: 40 in. $1,000-1,500


59 free≤an’s holiday sale

12/14/11 491 10-2357/10 Chinese cloisonne and gilt copper Shoulou 20th century The standing figure in a yellow enamel robe holds a peach and a staff in his gilded hands; on a wood and wire-inlay stand. H: 14 in. $400-600 492 11-1701/26 Chinese trunk-form enamel wall sconce canton, early 20th century The flattened sconce shaped and vividly enameled to resemble a pine trunk affixed to a bracket base. L: 10 in. $300-500 493 11-1256/2 Large pair of Chinese gilt metal and cloisonne peacock figures qianlong mark to base, republic period Standing long-tailed birds raised on naturalistic bases, applied with gilt metal plate with spurious Qianlong mark. H: 49 L: 22 in. provenance: Private Florida Collection $3,000-4,000 494 11-1467/74 Two Chinese cloisonne models of mythical beasts Cloisonne beasts gilded at parts and standing over wood stands. L: 6 in. $400-600 495 11-2046/21 Chinese cloisonne and gilt bronze mounted tripod censer Blue ground censer with flower, crane and cloud motifs; mounted with phoenix head handles and raised on three elephant head feet. W: 10in. H: 6in. $400-600

496 11-2000/5 A pair of Chinese cloisonne jardinieres with saucer 20th century Jardinieres of six petal form enameled with indian lotus scrolls on blue ground and raised on pierced metal footring. H of jardinier: 4 1/2in. $200-400 497 11-8061/4 Chinese cloisonne bowl 20th century The wide and shallow bowl decorated with dragons among lotus scrolls. D: 10 in. $300-500 498 11-2046/18 Pair of Chinese cloisonne black ground vases Primarily black ground with peony flowers on diapered patterns; everted rim, waisted neck, shoulder, and circular foot. H: 12 1/2 in. $200-400 499 11-2046/19 Three chinese gilt metal and cloisonne enameled brush holders 19th century Three brush pots of solid black, solid red, and pale blue ground, each decorated with Indian lotus flowers and scrolling leaves. H: 8 in. $300-500 500 11-2046/20 Two Chinese cloisonne enameld and gilt metal mounted brush holders Comprising a black ground pentagonal lobed brush pot with floral motifs and a pink ground cylindrical vase with scholar’s treasures motifs. H of tallest: 20 in. $250-350


60 free≤an’s holiday sale

12/14/11 501 08-2513/16 Large and fine Japanese cloisonne vase, Hayashi wire inlaid mark to base, early 20th century Of square baluster form, everted rim waisted neck, wide high shoulders to tapering circular base, silver wire to show a profusion of blossoms, peacock and song birds on midnight blue ground, silver mounts, impressed inlaid mark. H: 14 3/4 in. $4,000-6,000 502 07-1100/19 Large Japanese cloisonne vase late 19th century Of tapering baluster form, copper mounts good silver wire over blue ground worked to show iris and foliate blossoms. H: 12 1/2 in. $1,000-1,500 503 11-1639/31 Chinese Canton enamel square vase 19th/20th century The tapering square vase enameled to different sides with the Eight Immortals, Quanyin and Shoulao. H: 14 in. $400-600

501

504 10-2020/9 Four Chinese white jade carvings 20th century Various animal forms. H of largest: 2 1/4 in. $400-500 505 11-1049/16 Three Chinese white jade carvings modern Comprising a small relief-carved plaque, a raised, openwork rectangular dragon pendant and a small carving of a recumbent lion and cub. L of largest: 2 1/2 in. $500-800

502


61 free≤an’s holiday sale

12/14/11 506 10-2052/101 Three Chinese white and celadon jade items republic period and later Comprising of a fish form pendant, dragon head bangle, and double fish carving. Bangle D: 3 in. $800-1,200 507 11-1638/7 Chinese white jade carving The small, openwork jade carved in the familiar ‘squirrel and berries’ style; with pebble-skin and black inclusions. L: 2 1/2 in. $800-1,200 508 11-1049/13 Chinese white jade garment hook Of typical form; carved with openwork qilong to body. L: 4 in. $500-800 509 11-1049/12 Chinese white jade buckle The rounded square-form buckles carved in high relief to surface to depict coiling qilong. L: 3 1/2 in. $500-800 510 11-2025/2 Chinese white jade reticulated buckle 19th/20th century The curved rectangular buckle carved with auspicious symbols and creatures to face. W: 3 1/2 in. $500-800 511 11-2025/1 Chinese white jade cylindrical toggle The unadorned cylinder with one open end and one pierced and strung closed end. L: 3 1/2 in. $500-800 512 11-2025/43 Five Chinese reticulated white jade fu discs The circular plaques carved with geese encircling a central fu symbol. D: 2 1/4 in. $500-800

513 11-1256/84 Two Chinese jadeite bangles One of carved brown jadeite with yellow metal latch, together with a white jadeite bangle showing minor green highlights. D: 3 in (largest exterior) provenance: Private Florida Collection $800-1,200 514 11-1544/8 Chinese celadon jade bangle 20th century The rounded, plainly carved bangle of somewhat translucent celadon hue. D: 3 1/4 in. provenance: Acquired by descent from the Estate of Ida Pruitt: renowned author and scholar of Chinese culture $250-400 515 11-2254/2 Chinese celadon jade duck carving The floating duck with detailed feathers holds and is surrounded by openwork lotus leaves; stone of yellowceladon hue. L: 3 1/4 in. $800-1,200 516 11-1256/2A Chinese light celadon jade carving 18th century Circular form, carved to show broad leaves over twin ruyi head, smaller but conforming head verso. D: 2 in. provenance: Private Florida Collection $500-1,000 517 11-1049/14 Chinese celadon jade fisherman modern The kneeling elderly figure carved in openwork detail. H: 3 3/4 in. $500-800 518 10-2153/18 Chinese jadeite cabbage model etched qianlong mark, 20th century The large and heavy model carved to depict a healthy bunch of bok choy surmounted by a grasshopper. H: 11 in. $500-800


62 free≤an’s holiday sale

12/14/11 519 09-1509/53 Chinese jadeite cigarette holder 19th century The hollow cylindrical shaped jadeite holder tapers to a knob at one end; jade of varing green hues. L: 4 1/2 in. $400-600

525 11-2025/45 Three Chinese celadon jade plaques Comprising a large butterfly-form oval plaque; a rectangular openwork xi and butterfly plaque; and a pierced lotus blossom plaque. H of largest: 3 1/4 in. $400-600

520 09-2264/15 Chinese Ming style celadon jade carving Recumbent beast of dark celadon hue, over wood stand. L: 3 in. $400-600

526 11-2025/39 Five Chinese white jade circular plaques Comprising an openwork peony plaque; an openwork fu symbol and bat plaque; a floral/lingzhi head plaque; a doublesided openwork floral plaque; and a large floral button. D of largest: 2 3/4 in. $800-1,200

521 11-1467/195 Pair of Chinese celadon jade scroll weights 19th century Circular form and of celadon hue, carved to show the three friends. D: 1 1/2 in. $200-300 522 11-1534/7 Chinese green and brown jade bird The archaic-style carving depicts a nesting phoenix with neck craned backward to see several phoenix chicks on her back; stone of yellow green color with extensive dark pebbling. L: 3 3/4 in. $500-800 523 10-2357/11 Pair of Chinese spinach jade carved birds early 20th century The two perched birds with long split tails rendered in mottled spinach jade; mounted to well-carved wooden stands. H: 12 1/2 in. $1,000-1,500 524 11-2025/38 Four Chinese reticulated celadon jade plaques Comprising an oval plaque depicting a boy piloting a boat through a lotus pond; a square and an oval birds and lotus plaque; and a rounded plaque with dragons encircling a xi mark. W of largest: 4 in. $500-800

527 11-2025/44 Four Chinese reticulated jade discs Comprising two identical fu discs encircled by bats; a floral snowflake disc and a circular peony disc. D: 2 1/2 in. $400-600 528 11-2254/3 Chinese Ming-style reticulated gray jade plaque Of square form; carved with recessed central medallion of a winged horse over a tightly-reticulated back; stone of mottled gray-black hue. W: 2 1/2 in. $800-1,200 529 11-1638/9 Chinese celadon jade pendant 19th/20th century The rectangular pendant carved in relief to depict an elder and attendant to face and an inscription verso. H: 2 1/2 in. $800-1,200 530 11-1021/3 Chinese spinach jade plaque on stand 20th century Inscribed and carved in relief to depict an assemblage of figures among pines in a mountain grotto; with detailed, openwork hardwood stand. H: 15 1/2 in. $1,000-1,500


63 free≤an’s holiday sale

12/14/11 531 11-1639/50 Two Chinese openwork jade pendants 19th/20th century Comprising a large circular white jade pendant strung on a silver and hardstone necklace and a celadon butterfly carving strung on a beaded jade and obsidian strand. D of largest: 3 1/2 in. $500-800 532 11-1163/16 Three Chinese carved jade pendants 19th century and later Typical form, including vase and ribbon and bird and lingzhi circular plaques. H of largest: 2 1/2 in. $600-1,000 533 11-1256/9 Chinese green jade pendant late 19th century Double gourd outline, with gilt metal ring. Jade H: 2 1/4 in. $400-800 534 11-1256/3 Chinese lavender jade pendant Gourd and stem outline, light lavender hue. H: 2 1/4 in. provenance: Private Florida Collection $400-600 535 11-1293/5 Chinese carved jade pendant 20th century The circular openwork pendant carved in the form of a coiled dragon. D: 2 1/4 in. $400-600 536 11-1467/185 Chinese white jade pendant Oval openwork showing boy flanked by foliate sprigs, with cord. H: 2 1/2 in. $800-1,200 537 11-1467/193 Group of Chinese apple green and green pendants Eight, including bat and hand form pendants. H: 3/4 in. $600-800

538 11-1639/51 Assorted Chinese jade and hardstone pendants Comprising two beaded jade strands with carved jade pendants; a silver necklace with a jade pendant; two jade pendants; and two lavender agate pendants. L of largest: 2 1/2 in. $400-600 539 11-2025/41 Assortment of small Chinese hardstone articles 20th century and earlier Comprising six bat form jade belt links; eight butterfly form jade belt links; two green jade floral links; an uncarved green jade column seal; a carved jade pen finial; five small jade tokens of various size and three carved stone beads (26). L of largest: 3 in. $500-800 540 11-1049/10 Chinese celadon jade vase Of flattened baluster form with detailed carved qilong handles. H: 6 1/4 in. $2,000-4,000 541 08-1862/39 Large Chinese celadon jade Mughal-style foliate shaped brush palette qianlong period The central water trough framed by nine cylindrical foliate bud form coupes, carved to the underside to show Mughal style flattened medallion. L: 13 in. provenance: Private Collection, Pittsburgh illustrated: Treasures from the Chinese Scholar, Page 46, Fig 37. $1,000-1,500 542 11-1049/11 Chinese celadon jade brush washer Of peach form with many detailed and openwork auspicious plants to surface: lingzhi, citron, pomegranate and flowers. W: 6 in. $3,000-5,000


64 free≤an’s holiday sale

12/14/11 543 11-1467/92 Chinese carved celadon jade vase 19th century Tall baluster form, over wood stand and fitted box. Vase (without stand) H: 4 3/4 in provenance: Purchased in 1979 $400-600

543

544 11-1467/69 Large Chinese carved carnelian covered vase late 19th century Foliate domed cover over wide baluster base carved to show foliate sprigs, raised on carved hardwood stand. Total H: 9 1/4 in. $300-400 545 11-1467/118 Pair of Chinese rose quartz phoenix on stands 19th century Standing model over carved hardwood stands. Total H: 7 in. $300-500 546 11-1544/9 Rose quartz beaded necklace Strung with rose quartz and yellow metal beads of various size and shapes. L: 28 in. provenance: Acquired by descent from the Estate of Ida Pruitt: renowned author and scholar of Chinese culture $300-500 547 11-1636/6 Chinese smoky quartz covered jar 19th/20th century The plain, ovoid covered jar adorned with openwork qilong and lingzhi. H: 4 in. $400-600 548 11-2025/31 Chinese smoky quartz lingzhi-form brush washer qing dynasty The diminutive vessel carved as an open fungus supported on openwork lingzhi stalks. H: 2 in. $400-600

549 10-2357/7 Three East Asian hardstone carvings 19th/20th century Comprising a Chinese amethyst covered vase with carved qilong handles, a Japanese rock crystal carving of Ebisu, and a Chinese agate meiren (3). H of largest: 8 1/2 in. $400-600 550 11-1833/6 Two Chinese hardstone vessels 19th/20th century Comprising a covered rose quartz covered jar carved with birds and leafy vines, and an agate brush washer carved to exterior with leafy vines. H of largest: 5 1/2 in. $400-600


65 free≤an’s holiday sale

12/14/11 551 11-1701/12 Three Chinese hardstone desk articles 19th/20th century Comprising a mottled green jade coupe of frog and lotus leaf form; a round smoky quartz brush washer; and a round carnelian brush washer with carved flowers. L of largest: 5 in. $600-800 552 11-1517/6 Chinese celadon jadeite carving 20th century The carving depicts a single man leaping into the sea from a rock surrounded by flowering trees inhabited by monkeys; mottled stone of varying clear to orange hue; with openwork wood base. H: 8 1/2 in. $300-500

558

553 10-1479/6 Chinese carved lapis lazuli vase qing dynasty Single-piece, openwork carving depicts a pine tree and cranes surrounding an ovoid vase with a greek key band at the rim. H: 6 in. $200-300 554 11-1701/17 Large Chinese green stone vase 20th century The covered vase with twin lion mask ring handles adorned with openwork birds and flowering branches to body and cover; stone of dark celadon hue with dark flecked inclusions. H: 14 in. $800-1,200 555 10-2243/11 Chinese ‘wax’ stone scholars rock Natural yellow tone stone, on carved hardwood stand. L: 7 1/2 in. provenance: Property of a Chicago Lady $200-300 556 11-2262/8 Pair of Chinese hardstone plants early 20th century The floral arrangements constructed from serpentine, amethyst, agate, and rose quartz and set in cloisonne planters. H: 10 in. $300-500

557 11-1881/4 Japanese Satsuma earthenware tray dai nippon mark, early 20th century The shallow rectangular tray decorated throughout in a millefleur design with extensive gilding. W: 7 in. $600-800 558 10-2357/6 Fine Chinese turquoise carving of two beauties late qing dynasty The excellently-carved figures of flowing, vaporous form hold several flowers in their hands. H: 5 1/2 in. $1,000-2,000


66 free≤an’s holiday sale

12/14/11 559 09-1514/37 Chinese carved lapis lazuli plaque plaque qing dynasty, mounting later Rectangular blue and grey plaque carved to show peony; good gold tone to surface, gilt-metal filagree and beaded mounted pin backing. L: 2 1/2 in. provenance: Property of a Philadelphia Gentleman $40-60 560 10-2357/9 Four Chinese opal carvings 20th century Comprising an opaline seated Quanyin mounted in a gold pendant and three smaller carvings of beauties in various colors. W of largest: 2 1/2 in. $400-600 561 11-1467/24 Tall Chinese soapstone carving of a female beauty late 19th century Standing figure grasping offerings, yellow hue. H: 10 in. $300-400 562 09-1509/36 Chinese hardstone seal 19th century Seal reads “chu men yi xiao da jiang heng”; jade of deep green and grey hue. D: 2 1/2 in. $400-600 563 11-1467/96 Chinese pewter and simulated amber seal Head form molded to show erotic images. H: 3 in. $300-500 564 11-1882/6 Two Persian carved carnelian beads Oval with gilded incised script. D: 1 in. $300-400

565 11-1544/27 Five Chinese archaic form hardstone miniature animals qing dynasty and earlier Comprising a mutton fat jade boar toggle and goose carving, brown jade horse and lion toggles, and a carnelian monkey toggle (5). L of largest: 2 in. provenance: Acquired by descent from the Estate of Ida Pruitt: renowned author and scholar of Chinese culture $400-600 566 11-2025/40 Chinese carved carnelian interlocking belt Comprising 16 pierced oval fu bat links and 12 individual fasteners. W of widest: 1 1/2 in. $400-600 567 11-1467/180 Unusual Chinese carved hardstone bangle, possibly rhodonite Typical form, purple vine-like veins within light celadon ground. D: 3 1/2 in. $200-300 568 11-1467/165 Pair of Japanese Kutani porcelain elephant figures late 19th century Standing models potted with vibrantly enameled saddle. H: 6 L: 7 in. $300-500 569 10-1791/4 Tall Japanese Kutani decorated porcelain Kannon 18th/19th century Tall standing figure with well-enameled features and robe. H: 22 in. $500-750 570 11-1648/4 Chinese porcelain figure of Cao Guojiu impressed seal mark, republic period The immortal holds a pair of castanets and wears imperial robes decorated with dragons over a green ground. H: 19 in. $250-400


67 free≤an’s holiday sale

12/14/11 571 11-1639/36 Chinese polychrome enameled turtle-form porcelain box 20th century The vividly-enameled container with lotus flowers and chimes over a blue ground modeled as a large tortoise. L: 15 1/2 in. $400-600 572 11-1810/3 Chinese enamel ruyi scepter 20th century The yellow-ground ruyi enameled with Buddhist emblems and lotus flowers. L: 11 in. $800-1,200

573 09-1514/71 Large Chinese enameled porcelain paste box qianlong mark, dated 1979 Domed cover enameled to show scholar on mountain top hamlet over conforming box. D: 5 in. provenance: Property of a Philadelphia Gentleman $100-200

573

574 11-1467/28 Two Chinese ‘three fish’ glazed stem cups marked, 20th century Typical form, underglazed to show three fish to walls. Tallest H: 4 in. $300-500 575 11-1639/37 Chinese famille rose eggshell porcelain cup qianlong mark, 20th century The beaker-like cup with flared rim enameled with scene of two beauties between grisaille bands at rim and foot; with inscription. H: 3 1/4 in. $300-500 576 11-1256/53 Chinese ‘Imari’ porcelain tankard 18th century Tall cylindrical form, gilt and iron orange peony, unglazed base. H: 6 1/2 in. provenance: Private Florida Collection $400-600

577 11-1810/5 Chinese famille verte porcelain brushpot 20th century The large brushpot enameled with figural scenes in the aforementioned palette. H: 7 3/4 in. $500-800 578 11-1467/164 Small Chinese famille rose porcelain vase iron red leaf mark to base Tall cylindrical form, iron red Greek key to rim enclosing painted ‘antique’ panel to body, raised on conforming base. H: 4 3/4 in. $150-250 579 09-1510/29 Chinese famille rose porcelain bowl kangxi mark, qing dynasty The U shaped bowl with slightly flared rim decorated to exterior with an idyllic village scene and to interior with a floral band and crane medallion. H: 4 in. D: 9 1/4 in. $500-800


68 free≤an’s holiday sale

12/14/11 580 11-1467/13 Two Chinese famille rose porcelain items qianlong marks, republic period Comprising a peach and bat enameled bowl and a winter landscape paste box (2). Bowl D: 6 in. $300-400

589

581 11-1467/173 Chinese export style famille rose charger probably samsom Circular form, enameled in yongzheng style central cartouche of cockerel framed by foliate bands. D: 13 1/2 in. $300-500 582 11-1826/2 Chinese famille rose bowl modern The bowl with slightly flared rim enameld with colorful floral scrolls to exterior and five fu bats to interior; bears a “cai xiu tang zhi” mark. D: 6 1/2 in. $200-400 583 11-8065/1 Pair of Chinese famille rose porcelain vases qianlong marks, 20th century Baluster form, enameled to show figural landscape. H: 9 in. $600-900 584 11-1467/161 Pair of Chinese famille rose porcelain lanterns on stands late qing dynasty Two part, lattice carved green enameled lantern, surmounting conforming base. H: 12 1/2 in. $800-1,200 585 11-1163/48 Pair of Chinese famille rose porcelain lanterns on stands republic period Circular domes enameled to show horses and landscape within blue over enamel lingzhi bands, on conforming stands. H: 7 in. $500-800 586 11-2092/12 Two Chinese famille rose porcelain lanterns and stands late 19th century Typical form, electrified, over wood stands. Total H: 14 1/2 in. $800-1,200

587 11-2262/7 Pair of Chinese famille rose reticulated porcelain lamps 20th century Of typical form; with circular floral cartouches to sides; mounted as lamps. H: 12 in. $300-500 588 11-2092/21 Pair of Chinese famille rose porcelain covered jars 20th century Converted to lamps, baluster form, enameled to show song birds and blossoms, with covered. H: (without fittings) 11 in. $300-500 589 11-1810/1 Chinese famille rose porcelain double vase 20th century The vividly-enameled vase molded as a tall bottle with freelyhanging rings and a smaller ovoid vase wrapped in a diaper ground cloth. H: 15 1/2 in. $2,000-3,000


69 free≤an’s holiday sale

12/14/11 590 11-1810/6 Pair of Chinese famille rose porcelain vases qianlong marks, 20th century Of ovoid form with gilt painted lion handles, vividly enameled to show fu beasts and phoenix among large blossoms. H: 9 3/4 in. $500-800

596 11-1639/21 Chinese blue and white porcelain covered jar chenghua mark, 19th century The large baluster jar decorated with xi characters over a floral scroll. H: 16 3/4 in. $300-500

591 10-2052/120 Chinese famille rose porcelain rouleau vase 19th/20th century Of typical rouleau form; enameled with shaped cartouches of figures and structures in landscapes over a red and gold diaper ground. H: 17 3/4 in. $500-800

597 11-1810/7 Chinese blue and white porcelain vase kangxi mark, 19th/20th century Of ovoid form with a flared rim and foot, decorated in underglaze blue with two cartouches showing dynastic figures in idyllic outdoor settings. H: 14 in. $1,000-1,500

592 11-1256/83 Large Chinese famille rose porcelain jardiniere 19th century Wide mouth issuing from cylindrical body, enameled to show bright peony and butterflies, raised on circular blue glazed foot. H: 14 D: 14 1/2 in. provenance: Private Florida Collection $500-1,000

598 11-1826/3 Chinese Ming style blue and white double gourd vase qianlong mark, modern The vase decorated with Buddhist emblems among lotus scrolls and between wave band around waist and lappet band around foot. H: 12 1/2 in. $400-600

593 11-1701/48 Tall Japanese kutani enameled porcelain vase Tall baluster form, peony and blossom enameled to yellow ground, over wood stand. vase H: 36 in. $200-300

599 11-1734/23 Tall Korean glazed porcelain maebyong 20th century The high-shouldered vase incised with flying dragons and decorated with two symbols in cobalt blue. H: 14 in. $300-500

594 09-1510/33 Chinese blue and white porcelain faceted vase qing dynasty The unusual angular vase underglazed with rural figures and houses in a mountain landscape and a poetic inscription to reverse. H: 13 1/2 in. $500-800

600 11-4068/143 Chinese blue and white garden seat late 19th century Drum form, underglazed with Indian lotus blossoms, together with a Japanese floor vase. Floor vase H: 23 in. provenance: Estate of James Loaney, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania $400-600

595 11-1467/127 Tall Chinese blue and white porcelain vase kangxi period Tall beaker form, painted to show Indian lotus and scrolls, repaired. H: 19 in. $300-500

601 11-1701/52 Chinese porcelain garden seat 20th century Of typical drum form, decorated in white paste glaze over a blue ground. H: 19 in. $300-500


70 free≤an’s holiday sale

12/14/11

602 11-1467/175 Chinese blue and white porcelain joss holder ming/qing dynasty Drum form, underglazed to show foliate scrolls. H: 3 in. $300-500 603 11-1467/59 Chinese blue and white Ming-style porcelain plate 18th/19th century Circular form, rounded edge, central medallion of foliate cartouche flanked by scrolling leafy blossoms, unglazed base. D: 11 in. $500-1,000

603

604 11-1467/26 Chinese blue and white porcelain ewer kangxi period Together with two enameled porcelain bowls (3). Ewer H: 8 in. $400-600 605 11-1542/1 Four Chinese porcelain insert hanging panels inscribed Qianlong mark, 20th century Porcelain inset panels painted to show mountainous lakeside landscape or birds and flowers. H: 31 1/2 in. $500-800 606 11-1542/4 Chinese porcelain plaque depicting “luo shen” signed fang yunfeng, dated 1936 The rectangular plaque decorated in famille rose enamel to show the goddess in flowing robes walking across the waves. H: 16 1/2 in. $500-800

607 11-1542/3 Two Chinese porcelain plaques depicting “xi zhi ai e” and “dong po ai yan” signed and dated 1932 The famille rose plaques show two of the four celebrated artist scholars from “si ai”. H of plaque: 13 3/4 in. $500-800 608 11-1542/2 Four Chinese porcelain plaques showing “qin qi shu hua” signed and dated 1932 Plaques show dynastic women demonstrating the four graceful disciplines; mounted in painted softwood frames. H of plaques: 16 1/2 in. $1,000-1,500


71 free≤an’s holiday sale

12/14/11

609 10-1748/3 Chinese iron-red glazed porcelain screen 20th century Tall rectangular form, burlwood and hardwood frame enclosing black and iron-red glazed horseman landscape. H: 12 in. $300-500 610 11-4068/95 Chinese Kangxi-style blue and white porcelain plaque early 20th century The rectangular plaque depicts dynastic figures boating around a terrace on the water. H: 15 W: 10 1/2 in. provenance: Estate of James Loaney, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania $300-500 609

611 11-1467/29 Three Chinese blanc de chine figures 19th century and later Comprising two quanyin and one standing Fu lion. Tallest H: 9 1/2 in. $1,000-2,000 612 11-1467/32 Tall Chinese blanc de chine Quanyin early 20th century Tall standing figure grasping basket. H: 17 in. $200-400 613 11-1467/174 Group of seven Chinese blanc de chine items kangxi and later Comprising a large Budai and six cups. Budai H: 6 in. $1,000-1,500 614 11-1067/35C Chinese molded celadon glazed porcelain vase kangxi mark, early 20th century Meiping form, well and delicatly molded to show Indian lotus and scrolling leaves, blue six character mark to base. H: 10 1/2 in. $400-600

615 11-1467/5 Chinese blue glazed carved porcelain water coupe qianlong mark, 19th century Tapering beehive form, Roman key carved to body, mark to base. D: 3 1/2 in. $300-500 616 10-2052/121 Pair of Chinese yellow ground porcelain saucer dishes daoguang marks, 20th century The small dishes of typical form and carved with dragons and cranes. D: 5 1/2 in. $300-500 617 11-1826/1 Three Chinese procelain yellow monochrome vessels modern The footed bowl with Kangxi mark; a smaller craquelure bowl with Jiaqing mark; and a saucer dish with Yongzheng mark. D of largest: 5 1/2in. $400-600


72 free≤an’s holiday sale

12/14/11 618 11-1467/107 Chinese Ox-blood glazed porcelain jar 19th century Ovoid form, wide cylindrical body raised on unglazed foot rim. H: 12 in. $500-800 619 11-1123/2 Chinese oxblood glazed porcelain hu form vase late 19th century The thickly-potted, traditional vase with lug handles and raised peach-form panels to sides covered with a deep raspberry flambe’ glaze. H: 13 in. $200-300 620 11-4018/21 Pair of Chinese style celadon glazed vases 20th century Rouleau form, mounted on wood stands. Now mounted and wired for electricity. (2). H: 13 1/2 in. (excluding fittings). $100-150 621 11-1467/20 Chinese turquoise glazed porcelain bottle vase 18th century Slender neck over mallet body, unglazed base. H: 6 in. $150-250 622 11-1467/154 Three Chinese monochrome pottery and porcelain vases qing dynasty and later Comprising a blue lazed porcelain vase, mottle flambe glazed meiping and ovoid red flambe vase. H of tallest: 17 in. $400-600

623 11-1467/157 Pair of Chinese Ming style red glazed porcelain bowl and box Deep U shaped bowls glazed to show central medallion of blue dragon and black medallions, together with a similar box. (3). Box D: 8 in. $400-600 624 11-1467/23 Japanese studio pottery vase kozan mark to base Tall slender neck over wide high body decorated to show skeleton under pink glaze. H: 7 1/4 in. $300-500 625 11-1467/16 Chinese glazed pottery vase Bottle form, mottle brown and green glazed body, unglazed base. H: 9 in. $300-500 626 11-1467/111 Three Chinese brown glazed pottery bowls Deep U-shape brown and oil spill glaze. D: 5 in. $200-300 627 09-2264/14 Chinese carved sandalwood glove box late 19th century Shaped rectangular form, carved figural landscape to top over conforming base. L: 10 1/2 in. $300-500 628 11-1467/162 Chinese carved sandalwood tea caddy 19th century Rectangular form, Canton carved hinged top over conforming base, raised on bracket feet. H: 4 1/2 L: 7 in. $300-500


73 free≤an’s holiday sale

12/14/11

629

629 11-1544/5 Chinese carved sandalwood ruyi scepter late qing dynasty The large and intricately-carved scepter carved to head, pommel and shaft with openwork leaves, vines and pomegranates. L: 19 1/2 in. provenance: Acquired by descent from the Estate of Ida Pruitt: renowned author and scholar of Chinese culture $1,000-1,500 630 10-2052/100 Chinese Huanghuali brushpot 19th century Cylindrical form, honey hue, missing plug. H: 7 1/4 D: 7 in. $600-1,000

631 10-2052/104 Chinese bamboo verneed brushpot and bamboo figure modern Facted brushpot with gilt script, together with a bamboo carving of an immortal. Figure H: 6 in. $400-600

634 11-1803/111 Large collection of Chinese carved gourds The small gourds all incised and ink rubbed with poems and images from Chinese mythology. provenance: Estate of Donald Staley, New York, New York. $200-400

632 11-1773/5 Chinese bamboo brush pot qing dynasty The cylindrical pot carved in relief to show figures among spreading pines in an idyllic mountain landscape. H: 6 3/4 in. $500-800

635 11-1467/67 Chinese boxwood Quanyin figure 19th century Tall female form, carved to show flowing robe. H: 11 in. $200-300

633 11-1544/20 Miniature Chinese bamboo ding vessel 18th/19th century The cylindrical vessel with tripod feet and two arched handles carved as bamboo stalks; together with an incised and inscribed miniature gourd (2). H: 1 1/2 in. provenance: Acquired by descent from the Estate of Ida Pruitt: renowned author and scholar of Chinese culture $350-500

636 09-1510/31 Two chinese boxwood figures late qing dynasty Comprising a sinuous meiren in flowing robes and a standing shoulao holding an open scroll. H of largest: 8 in. $500-800 637 10-1479/17 Chinese carved hardwood buffalo and boy model on stand Recumbent beast surmounted by standing boy, over openwork stand. L: 15 in. $400-600


74 free≤an’s holiday sale

12/14/11

638 11-1050/16 Tall Chinese carved hardwood luohan figure late 19th century Standing emaciated figure carved to show open robe at chest with bead jewellery, over well worked rock work base. H: 34 in. $1,000-1,500

638

639

639 11-1467/98 Tall Chinese carved bamboo figure late qing dynasty Standing Budai, raised on conforming bracket footed base. H: 10 1/2 in. $600-800

642 10-1748/100 Chinese carved and stained wood pedestal The red lacquered pedastal carved to show a meiren and dragon intertwined. H: 50 in. $400-600

640 11-1467/163 Chinese gilded and painted composition model of a Fu lion qing dynasty Standing with pup over leaf form base, brown and gilt pigment to surface. H: 6 L: 7 in. $200-300

643 10-1039/106 Chinese carved hongmu hall chair 19th century Shaped back with foliate carved vertical splat, over square feet. H: 32 L: 22 in. $100-150

641 11-1701/53 Japanese giltwood Kannon on lotus throne Seated deity over lotus and scrolling celestial sea ground. H: 45 in. $600-800


75 free≤an’s holiday sale

12/14/11

644 11-1054/1 Pair of Chinese hualimu side chairs 18th century and later elements The rounded square corner back over conforming rounded arms, above caned square insert seat, raised on slender joined legs. H: 35, W: 21 in. $1,000-1,500

644

645 11-1256/80 Chinese hardwood kang table late 19th century Long scroll form top over open- work apron, raised on square legs. H: 19 W: 47 D: 16 in. provenance: Private Florida Collection $800-1,200 646 11-1256/78 Chinese softwood table stand 19th century The plank top, over three short drawers above a carved apron, raised on shaped legs. H: 10 W: 31 D: 7 1/2 in. provenance: Private Florida Collection $300-500 647 10-1039/105 Chinese two-tier hongmu table 19th century Long rectangular top over reeded square legs. H: 22 1/2 L: 30 in. $100-150

647B 11-1537/107 Indo-Persian carved hardwood occasional table early 20th century Circular top over carved base. H: 27 in. $200-300 647C 09-1649/8 Pair of Chinese wood and marble flower stands 20th century Intricate, openwork carving in bamboo motif; with inserted white marble tops. H: 3 ft. 1 in. $400-800 647D 10-1595/3 Pair of Chinese stained wood horseshoe chairs Of typical form with carved back splat, stretchers and a carved apron. (2). H: 41 1/2 in. $400-600


76 free≤an’s holiday sale

12/14/11 647E 09-1649/105 Pair of Chinese softwood compound cabinets 20th century The square, traditional form cabinets with typical hardware and archaic-design relief carving to lower front panels have shelves and drawers to interior and large, double-doored upper sections. H: 98 in. W: 43 in. $2,000-4,000 647F 09-1649/107 Chinese tielimu luohan bed 19th/20th century The heavily carved, waisted bed with inward turned legs and a tightly woven platform. H: 19 in., W: 78 in., D: 39 in. $1,500-2,000 647G 08-1189/103 Tall Chinese polychromes black lacquer eight panel floor screen Typical folding form, carved and painted to show fishing hamlet. Panel H: 94 L: 18 in. $400-600

648 11-2046/14 Chinese black lacquer table 20th century The table of typical form with painted gold top depicting moutainous landscape. H: 35 in. $500-800 649 11-2046/13 Pair of Chinese black lacquer tables Of typical form with openwork apron design encircling the top panel depicting mountainous landscape. H: 36 in. $500-800 650 10-1791/3 Chinese gilt and black lacquer square cornered cabinet With twin doors; lacquered to show medallions of peonies, and figures amongst buildings in a landscape. H:71, W:48, D:22 in. $500-750 651 11-2046/16 Chinese painted gold and black lacquer stacked boxes, chest, and cabinet Comprising a five-layered hexagonal stacked box, a double door chest raised on low bracket feet, and a fitting cubic chest cabinet; all painted with gold and polychrome floral designs. H of tallest: 38.5 $500-800 652 10-1748/98 Chinese carved wooden cabinet 20th century The rectangular cabinet with twin doors carved with reticulated panels. H: 51 in. $400-600 653 11-1995/2 Chinese Export mother-of-pearl inlaid table chest 19th/20th century The 3/4 gallery above two paneled doors, inlaid with motherof-pearl foliate decoration, above two short and one long drawers, raised on ball and claw feet. H: 34, 23, 12 in. $250-350

650


77 free≤an’s holiday sale

12/14/11 654 11-1467/223 Elaborate Chinese carved giltwood arch canton, late 19th century The large, three-part architectural arch shows a multitude of birds on flowering and fruit laiden branches. W: 65in. H: 64in. $500-800

660 08-1189/102 Burmese polychromed teak floor screen late 19th century Comprised of several tall panels, depicting mans entry into Sangha. H: 92 in. $400-600

655 08-1189/101 Korean brass bound softwood Bandaji, chest 19th century Rectangular plank top with brass lock plate and mounts. H: 31 W: 39 D: 19 in. $300-500

661 11-2342/3 Chinese embroidered silk coverlet late 19th century The rectangular red on pink silk coverlet embroidered with several followers and finished with beaded brocade edges. L: 6 ft. 8 in. $500-800

656 11-1163/10 Chinese carved giltwood household shrine 19th century Pagoda outline, tall rectangular cornice over paneled sides and plinth base. H: 19 in. $600-800 657 08-1189/100 Chinese softwood bed steps 19th century Long plant top over five short drawers, raised on square feet. H: 11 L: 70 D: 15 in. $200-300 658 10-2243/34 Pair of Chinese white jade insert and hardwood panels The tall lattice-carved frame supports three white jade plaques carved to show sinuous lotus blossoms over foliate scrolling ground, with metal hanging hooks. H: 24 in. provenance: Property of a Chicago Lady $1,000-2,000 659 07-8056/1 Japanese six panel screen edo period Decorated with houses in a mountainous landscape. H: 68, L: 144 in. provenance: Purchased from Takeyasu & Co., Sept. 30, 1968 $250-350

662 11-2046/22 Indian wall hanging and pupppet head 19th/20th century Comprising a wooden puppet head and a wall hanging depicting an Indian diety. H of tallest: 29 3/4 in. W: 25 3/4 in. $200-400 663 11-2255/1 Eight Thai painted panels Eight Thai polychrome paintings on paper comprising one large painting of Thai deities in front of celestial architecture, one slender painting depicting deities hunting deer; and six smaller paintings depicting monks in typical robes and deities seated in the meditative position. $1,000-1,500 664 10-2243/30 Chinese black ground ladies tunic late 19th century Typical form, foliate sprigs to ground. H: 22 in. provenance: Property of a Chicago Lady $200-300 665 11-1639/22 Pair of Chinese figural paintings on silk qing dynasty The two paintings depict a trio of beauties engaged in leisurely activity in outdoor palace settings. H: 24 1/2 in. $300-500


78 free≤an’s holiday sale

12/14/11 666 10-8039/24 Chinese painting on silk Depicting flowering branches and birds, framed and glazed. H: 71, W: 20 in., sight size $100-150 667 10-1691/27 Japanese embroidered silk panel early 20th century The tall rectangular textile framed and glazed. H: 70 in. W: 20 in. $400-600 668 11-2092/8 Chinese framed textile late 19th century Framed and glazed, depicting dynastic figures. H: 73 L: 27 in. $600-800 669 11-2046/24 Chinese silk rug The silk rug depicts a bird on flowering branch above green ground; framed with a rectilinear gold band. L: 31in. W: 17 3/4in. $200-400 670 11-1467/134 THANKA 18th/19th century BODHISATTVA Pigment on cloth, framed and glazed H: 17 L: 11 in. $500-1,000 671 11-1467/133 THANGKA TIBET, 19th cenTURY DEMONIC FIGURE Pigment on cloth, framed and glazed Sight H: 25 in. $300-500 672 11-1934/1 Tibetan thangka 18th/19th century The painted thangka depicts a Tara figure surrounded by bodhisattvas; matted in a woven textile. Sight H: 26 in. $400-600

673 11-1722/1 Sino Tibetan painted thangka 18th/19th century The small painted thangka depicts Green Tara and other bodhisattvas before a temple and among sacred animals; matted with embroidered Chinese silk; framed and glazed. H: 38 in. $400-600 674 11-2092/10 Pair of Korean wood framed wash on paper portraits Carved wood frames, male and female portraits. H: 63 L: 24 in. $500-800 675 11-8056/4 Chinese multigenerational ancestral portrait Wash and ink on paper; glazed and within hardwood frame. H: 43 W: 47 in. $400-600 676 11-2022/14 UNKNOWN 20th century LANDSCAPE album leaf, laid down, framed and glazed Sight 8 1/8 in. x 6 1/2 in. $200-400 677 11-2022/13 HUANG ZI MING 20th century “LI JIANG XIA” album leaf, ink and wash on paper, laid down, framed and glazed Sight 38 in. x 24 in. $300-500 678 11-2022/12 UNKNOWN 20th century FOUR ALBUM LEAVES four album leaves by artists Wu Wang, Rui Hua, Qi Yuan, ink and wash on paper, laid down Sight of largest: 13in. x 10 1/4in. $300-500


79 free≤an’s holiday sale

12/14/11 679 11-2022/11 UNKNOWN 20th century FOUR ALBUM LEAVES comprising three chinese album leaves and one japanese print, all framed and glazed Sight of largest H 13 in. x W 9 in. $300-500 680 11-1734/24 CHINESE SCHOOL qing dynasty PORTRAIT OF A WOMAN AND ATTENDANTS Ink and color on paper, with embroidered silk mat, framed Sight H: 65 in. W: 38 in. $500-800 681 11-1732/33 CHANG BAI RU XIU chinese, qing dynasty SCHOLAR WITH ATTENDANTS Ink and wash on silk, framed and glazed Sight H: 39 L: 18 1/2 in provenance: Property of a Philadelphia Lady. $400-600

681

682 11-1544/1B CHINESE SCHOOL 19th century FOLK PAINTING Hanging scroll, ink and wash on paper $100-150 683 11-1472/2 LEE FU chinese, dated 1962 BAMBOO Hanging scroll, ink on paper Sight H: 53 W: 10 in. provenance: Acquired in Hong Kong circa 1960-70 $100-200

684 11-1467/138 CHINESE SCHOOL qing dynasty CELESTIAL GODS Ink and wash on paper, framed and glazed H: 44 L: 20 in. $300-500 685 11-1467/135 CHINESE SCHOOL ALTAR HANGING OF A GOD Gilt on red paper, glazed and framed Sight H: 24 in. $150-250


80 free≤an’s holiday sale

12/14/11 686 11-1408/4 HU BEI-REN chinese, dated october 1963 WATERFALL & LANDSCAPE Ink and wash on paper, in seemingly period frame Sight H: 35 in. W: 22 in. provenance: Property of a Philadelphia Estate $500-800 687 11-1048/2 UNKNOWN chinese, canton, late 19th century THE MASTER ARCHITECT LI JIE Framed and glazed, ink and wash on paper Sight H: 16 in. $250-400 688 10-1243/12 (AFTER) WANG XUETAO 19th century EIGHT PAINTINGS OF FLOWERS AND INSECTS Album, artist signed Sight H: 9 in. W: 12 1/4 in. $300-500 689 10-1243/11 UNKNOWN JIAYAN CYCLICAL YEAR Painting of deer under pine tree. Signed and artist sealmark Sight H: 19 1/2 in. W: 39 1/2 in. $300-500 690 10-1243/5 ANONYMOUS QUANYIN AND ATTENDANTS Quanyin standing on lotus flowers and holding a bell with two attendents carrying tall lanterns Sight H: 17 in. W: 33 in. $300-500 691 09-4109/12G ANONYMOUS chinese, qing dynasty PAVILION LANDSCAPE Wash and ink on silk, framed and glazed Sight H: 4 foot provenance: Property from the Estate of John Norton $400-600

692 09-1531/37 XIAO MAU WANG SU chinese PLAYING GAME IN PAVILION Hanging scroll, ink and wash on paper, signed and with artist seal Sight H: 17 1/2 L: 12 in. $300-500 693 09-1531/23 WU YU-XIANG chinese, 19th century RETURNING HOME IN THE SNOW Hanging scroll, wash and ink on paper, signed and with artist seal Sight H: 48 L: 24 in. $400-600 694 09-1531/18 LI TIE GUAI chinese, qing dynasty IMMORTAL PICKING TEETH Hanging scroll, ink and wash on paper, with signed commentary by four friends of the artist, signed and sealed Sight H: 28 L: 12 in. $500-800 695 09-1531/14 LI-YA AND HU GONG-SHOU chinese, 1980 TWO CHINESE PAINTINGS The first depicting swallows, ink and color on paper, artist seal, signed & dated Sight H: 27, L: 17 1/2 in. and the other depicting a landscape, ink and wash on paper, signed and with artist seal Sight H: 11 1/2 L: 16 in. (2). $150-250 696 09-1514/79 CHINESE SCHOOL chinese, dated 1982 EAGLE ON PINE BRANCH Ink and wash on paper, framed and glazed, signed and dated Sight H: 26 1/2 L: 16 in. provenance: Private Philadelphian Collection $100-200


81 free≤an’s holiday sale

12/14/11

697

698 11-1467/167 Chinese blue glass vase and ink cake qing dynasty and later Baluster vase, together with black molded circular cake. Vase H: 3 in. $300-500 699 11-1467/153 Three Chinese glass bowls late 18th century and later Comprised of two purple bowl and a blue bowl, all of deep Ushape form. D: 4 1/2 in. provenance: Purchased in 1981 $300-500 700 11-1467/114 Chinese white glass simulated jade cup early 19th century Modeled after a pouring vessel with animal mask handle. L: 2 in. $200-300

697 10-2243/7 Large Chinese double gourd form glass vase qing dyansty Mustard color, thick double gourd form. H: 10 in. provenance: Property of a Chicago Lady $200-300

701 11-1467/187 Pair of Japanese pottery Daruma figures Both standing figures decorated in orange glazed robes. Tallest H: 11 in. $300-500 702 11-1467/159 Three Chinese flambe style glazed pottery items 19th century and later Comprising a tall grey glazed bird, red flambe bird, together with a molded purple bottle. H of tallest: 12 in. $400-600 703 11-1544/18 Chinese porcelain boy-form incense holder early 20th century Whimsically molded as a nude boy carrying an enormous fish whose open mouth functions as a joss stick holder. H: 5 in. provenance: Acquired by descent from the Estate of Ida Pruitt: renowned author and scholar of Chinese culture $200-300


82 free≤an’s holiday sale

12/14/11 704 11-1467/61 Unusual Chinese earthenware model of a luohan 19th century Seated and delicately potted, showing robed arhat with alms bowl. H: 3 in. $150-250 705 11-1467/151 Pair of Chinese blue glazed earthenware lantern covers 18th/19th century Typical recumbent lion models, carved detail to body, glazed in dark blue. H: 6 1/2 L: 12 in. $500-1,000 706 11-1467/168 Black glass cat model Hand blown, recumbent with insert eyes. L: 9 1/2 in. $300-500 707 11-1467/128 Two Chinese pottery figures Tang dyansty and later Tall foreigner and female attendant. H of tallest: 13 in. $400-600 708 11-1467/50 Pair of Chinese pottery attendant figures tang dynasty Seated over molded square bases, polychrome decoration, wood stands. H: 9 in. $600-1,000 709 11-1467/30 Chinese Jun type pottery censer possible song dynasty Tripod ovoid censer, light blue glaze with purple highlight. H: 2 1/2 in. $300-400

710 11-1242/4 Chinese glazed yixing pottery figure apocryphal pan yushu mark, 20th century The seated figure depicted in the dynastic robes of a scholar enjoys a cup of tea; brown and lighter glazes, black enamel on red earthenware. H: 6 1/4 in. $500-800 711 11-1467/97 Two Chinese yixing teapots both with impressed marks, one marked (made in) jin xi yan One of molded lots form, together with a square pot with gilded finial to cover. D: 5 in. $300-500 712 11-2046/25 Three hardwood stands Of standard form; two of yellow, brown hue and one of darker patina. $300-500 713 11-1701/16 Four Chinese ornamental serving pieces 19th/20th century Comprising a mollusk shell bamboo and silver scoop, and three smaller mottled celadon jade scoops with bamboo handles, in hardwood box. L of largest: 10 in. $300-500 714 11-1806/1 Two large Chinese glazed earthenware vessels 20th century Comprising a large brown glazed wine pot and a light celadon glazed Song-style vase. H of largest: 21 in. $300-500 715 11-1467/172 Six Tibetan ritual objects 19th century and later Comprised of two cups, skull cup and three metal deities. Skull L: 7 1/2 in. $500-800


83 free≤an’s holiday sale

12/14/11 716 11-1467/142 Large Japanese Noh mask 19th century Polychrome and paint on wood with applied human hair. H: 12 1/2 in. $300-500

720 11-1533/28 Chinese bamboo skin ‘shou’ snuff bottle Typical form, square stopper over conforming base with repeating ‘Shou’. H: 3 in. $300-500

717 11-1414/6 1 vol (Asian Art.) A Descriptive and Illustrative Catalogue of Chinese Bronzes Acquired During the Administration of John Ellerton Lodge, Washington, 1946. Smithsonian Institution Freer gallery of Art, Oriental Studies no. 3. Folio, publisher’s giltstamped cloth, 50 photographic plates. $80-120

721 11-1533/29 Chinese white jade pendant Oval outline, coiled dragon-like beast issuing scrolling clouds. L: 4 in. $3,000-4,000

718 09-1894/12 Chinese framed and glazed textile floor screen Hardwood framed enclosing woven figural panels. Panel H: 59 W: 14 1/4 in. $200-300 719 09-3000/32 Chinese hongmu ‘rose’ chair 19th century Shaped rounded back rail over arm post issuing from plank seat over square straight legs. H: 35 in $50-80

722 11-1533/30 Pair of Qianlong style gilt bronze and enamel boxes The domed cover over conforming base, gilt-metal edge framing blue ground enamel. D: 4 1/2 in. $500-800 end of sale


“One of the top 100 hotels in the world” Travel + Leisure in 2010 & 2011

The Rittenhouse Hotel, Philaldelphia’s historic and most luxurious hotel is proud to announce our new partnership with Freeman’s. We are pleased to offer Freeman’s clients a preferred rate. Please contact Jill Heim to arrange your accomodations. 215-790-2541, jheim@rittenhousehotel.com


Upcoming at Auction

Estate Jewelry Auction 02/08/11

14 karat yellow gold diamond 'swirl' earrings $2,000-4,000

Kate Waterhouse 267.414.1230 kwaterhouse@freemansauction.com

Madeline McCauley 267.414.1227 mmccauley@freemansauction.com

www.freemansauction.com


86 free≤an’s holiday sale

12/14/11

Purchase removal, shipping and offsite storage information To ensure the safety of your lot(s) Freeman’s requests payment in full and removal of property within 10 business days of the sale date. Collection hours are Monday–Friday, 9:30–4:30pm. For larger items, please email bmobbs@freemansauction.com to schedule a loading dock appointment. For purchase release to persons not listed on your invoice, 3rd party authorization is required. Please mail or fax, 215.599.2240, a signed letter stating sale, lot, successful bidder and name of 3rd party collecting property. Freeman’s does not handle packing or shipping. The shippers listed below have worked with Freeman’s clients in the past and will be happy to provide you with quotes for the packing and shipping of your property.

VG Packaging LLC Contact: Gordon G Murray II 12 Salem Road Schwenksville, PA 19473 Tel: 484-552-8741 Fax: 484-552-8744 quotes@vgpackagingllc.com

Aiston Fine Art Service P.O. Box 3434 Grand Central Station New York, NY 10163 Tel: 212.715.0629 Fax: 718.361.8569 Email: info@aistonart.com

UPS Store Contact: John Bohach 51 North 3rd Street Philadelphia, PA 19106 Tel: 215.629.4990 Fax: 215.629.4992 Email: store4242@theupsstore.com

Atelier Art Services 103 East Sharpnack Street Philadelphia, PA 19144 215.842.3500

Mr. C’s Contact: Charles Cohen Tel: 267.977.9567 Email: mrcees61@gmail.com

Mizzentop ETS 1409 Beaver Valley Pike P.O. Box 196 Refton, PA 17568 Tel: 717.786.8809 Fax: 717.786.2978 Email: info@mizzentoptransport.com

Cadogan Tate Fine Art Cadogan House, 41-20 39th Street Sunnyside, New York 11104 Tel: 718.706.7999 Fax: 718.707.2847 Email: michael@cadogantate.com

Old City Movers Contact: John Ziemba 1324 North 4th Street Philadelphia, PA 19122 267.205.5209 oldcitymovers@oldcitymovers.com

Craters & Freighters 4110 Butler Pike, Suite A-101A Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462 Tel: 610.397.0488 Tel: 866.397.0488 Fax: 610.397.0878 Email: philly@cratersandfreighters.comA.

The Packaging Store Contact: Duane Freed 2333 West Main Street Lansdale, PA 19446 Tel: 215.361.6940 Fax: 215.361.6941 Email: hello@packandshipnow.com

Mastrocco Jr. Moving & Storage Contact: Roseanne 1060 Louis Drive Warminster, PA 18991 Tel: 215.491.0346 Fax: 215.444.9327 Email: mastroccomovers@snip.net

FURNITURE & LARGER ITEMS: For larger pieces where delivery time is not the primary concern, we suggest getting your items freighted: www.plyconvanlines.com www.nwdelivery.com www.freightquote.com.


Terms & Conditions all property offered and sold (“property”) through samuel t. freeman & co, (“freeman’s”) shall be offered and sold on the terms and conditions set forth below which constitutes the complete statement of the terms and conditions on which all property is offered for sale. by bidding at the auction, whether present in person or by agent, by written bid, telephone, internet or other means, the buyer agrees to be bound by these terms and conditions. 1 Unless otherwise indicated, all Property will be offered by Freeman’s as agent for the Consignor. 2 Freeman’s reserves the right to vary the terms of sale and any such variance shall become part of these Conditions of Sale. 3 Buyer acknowledges that it had the right to make a full inspection of all Property prior to sale to determine the condition, size, repair or restoration of any Property. Therefore, all property is sold “AS-IS”. Freeman’s is acting solely as an auction broker, and unless otherwise stated, does not own the Property offered for sale and has made no independent investigation of the Property. Freeman’s makes no warranty of title, merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose, or any other warranty or representation regarding the description, genuineness, attribution, provenance or condition to the Property of any kind or nature with respect to the Property. 4 Freeman’s in its sole and exclusive discretion, reserves the right to withdraw any property, at any time, before the fall of the hammer. 5 Unless otherwise announced by the auctioneer at the time of sale, all bids are per lot as numbered in the printed catalogue. Freeman’s reserves the right to determine any and all matters regarding the order, precedence or appropriate increment of bids or the constitution of lots. 6 The highest bidder acknowledged by the auctioneer shall be the buyer. The auctioneer has the right to reject any bid, to advance the bidding at his absolute discretion and in the event of any dispute between bidders, the auctioneer shall have the sole and final discretion either to determine the successful bidder or to re- offer and resell the article in dispute. If any dispute arises after sale, the Freeman’s sale record shall be conclusive in all respects. 7 If the auctioneer determines that any opening or later bid or any advance bid is not commensurate with the value of the Property offered, he may reject the same and withdraw the Property from sale. 8 Upon the fall of the hammer, title to any offered lot or article will immediately pass to the highest bidder as determined in the exclusive discretion of the auctioneer, subject to compliance by the buyer with these Conditions of Sale. Buyer thereupon assumes full risk and responsibility of the property sold, agrees to sign any requested confirmation of purchase, and agrees to pay the full price, plus Buyer’s Premium, therefore or such part, upon such terms as Freeman’s may require. 9 No lot may be removed from Freeman’s premises until the buyer has paid in full the purchase price therefor including Buyer’s Premium or has satisfied such terms that Freeman’s, in its sole discretion, shall require.

Subject to the foregoing, all Property shall be paid for and removed by the buyer at his/her expense within ten (10) days of sale and, if not so removed, may be sold by Freeman’s, or sent by Freeman’s to a public warehouse, at the sole risk and charge of the buyer(s), and Freeman’s may prohibit the buyer from participating, directly or indirectly, as a bidder or buyer in any future sale or sales. In addition to other remedies available to Freeman’s by law, Freeman’s reserves the right to impose a late charge of 1.5% per month of the total purchase price on any balance remaining ten (10) days after the day of sale. If Property is not removed by the buyer within ten (10) days, a handling charge of .1% of the total purchase price per month from the tenth day after the sale until removal by the buyer shall be payable to Freeman’s by the buyer; Freeman’s shall charge 1.5% of the total purchase price per month for any property not so removed within 60 days after the sale. Freeman’s will not be responsible for any loss, damage, theft, or otherwise responsible for any goods left in Freeman’s possession after ten (10) days. If the foregoing conditions or any applicable provisions of law are not complied with, in addition to other remedies available to Freeman’s and the Consignor (including without limitation the right to hold the buyer(s) liable for the bid price) Freeman’s, at its option, may either cancel the sale, retaining as liquidated damages all payments made by the buyer(s), or resell the property. In such event, the buyer(s) shall remain liable for any deficiency in the original purchase price and will also be responsible for all costs, including warehousing, the expense of the ultimate sale, and Freeman’s commission at its regular rates together with all related and incidental charges, including legal fees. Payment is a precondition to removal. Payment shall be by cash, certified check or similar bank draft, or any other method approved by Freeman’s. Checks will not be deemed to constitute payment until cleared. Any exceptions must be made upon Freeman’s written approval of credit prior to sale. In addition, a defaulting buyer will be deemed to have granted and assigned to Freeman’s, a continuing security interest of first priority in any property or money of, or owing to such buyer in Freeman’s possession, and Freeman’s may retain and apply such property or money as collateral security for the obligations due to due to Freeman’s. Freeman’s shall have all of the rights accorded a secured party under the Pennsylvania Uniform Commercial Code. 10 Unless the sale is advertised and announced as “without reserve”, each lot is offered subject to a reserve and Freeman’s may implement such reserves by bidding through its representatives on behalf of the Consignors. In certain instances, the Consignor may pay less than the standard commission rate where Freeman’s or its representative is a successful bidder on behalf of the Consignor. Where the Consignor is indebted to Freeman’s, Freeman’s may have an interest in the offered lots and the proceeds therefrom, other than the broker’s Commissions, and all sales are subject to any such interest.

11 No “buy” bids shall be accepted at any time for any purpose. 12 Any pre-sale bids must be submitted in writing to Freeman’s prior to commencement of the offer of the first lot of any sale. Freeman’s copy of any such bid shall conclusively be deemed to be the sole evidence of same, and while Freeman’s accepts these bids for the convenience of bidders not present at the auction, Freeman’s shall not be responsible for the failure to execute, or, to execute properly, any pre-sale bid. 13 A Buyer’s Premium will be added to the successful bid price and is payable by the buyer as part of the total purchase price. The Buyer’s Premium shall be: 25% on the first $20,000 of the hammer price of each lot, 20% on the portion from $20,001 through $500,000, and 12% on the portion of the hammer price exceeding $500,000. 14 Unless exempted by law from the payment thereof, the buyer will be required to pay any and all federal excise tax and any state and/or local sales taxes, including where deliveries are to be made outside the state where a sale is conducted, which may be subject to a corresponding or compensating tax in another state. 15 Freeman’s may, as a service to buyer arrange to have purchased property posted and shipped at the buyer’s expense. Freeman’s is not responsible for any acts or omissions in packing or shipping of purchased lots whether or not such carrier recommended by Freeman’s. Packing and handling of purchased lots is at the responsibility of the buyer and is at the entire risk of the buyer. 16 In no event shall any liability of Freeman’s to the buyer exceed the purchase price actually paid. 17 No claimed modification or amendment of this Agreement on the part of any party shall be deemed extant, enforceable or provable unless it is in writing that has been signed by the parties to this Agreement. No course of dealing and no delay or omission on the part of Freeman’s in exercising any right under this Agreement shall operate as a waiver of such right or any other right and waiver on any one or more occasions shall not be construed as a bar to or waiver of any right or remedy of Freeman’s on any future occasion. 18 These Conditions of Sale and the buyer’s, the Consignor’s and Freeman’s rights under these Conditions of Sale shall be governed by, construed and enforced in accordance with the laws of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and Consignor and Buyer agree to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Court of Common Pleas and the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.


Directory specialist departments

depart≤ents

officers

American Furniture, Decorative & Folk Art lynda a cain samuel ≤ free≤an ii amy parenti whitney bounty

Appraisals sa≤uel ≤ free≤an ii james e buckley donald e walter

chair≤an samuel ≤ freeman ii

American Silver samuel ≤ free≤an ii amy parenti Asian Arts robert waterhouse richard cervantes tianhan gao English & Continental Furniture, Silver & Decorative Arts david walker ben fisher nicholas clarke Fine Jewelry kate waterhouse samuel ≤ free≤an ii madeline mccauley Fine Paintings & Sculpture alasdair nichol david weiss maya o’donnell-shah aimee pflieger david edevane Fine Prints anne henry david weiss aimee pflieger maya o’donnell-shah Old Master Paintings & Works of Art david weiss maya o’donnell-shah david edevane Photography & Photobooks kate molets aimee pflieger david edevane Modern & Contemporary Art anne henry alasdair nichol david weiss aimee pflieger david edevane Pop Culture simeon lipman, consultant kerry-lee jeffery Oriental Rugs & Tapestries richard cervantes david weiss Rare Books, Manuscripts, & Ephemera david j bloom kerry-lee jeffery

Appraisal Services natalie difeliciantonio Consignments samuel h cooper james e buckley ≤useum Services thomas b. mccabe iv lynda a cain Client Services mary maguire carroll fran nicosia jessica carter bethany mobbs susannah henderson bridgette bonner Operations nathan norley gerald lightfoot marlon glover michael fredricks andrew zajack gerald davis alex hampshire Finance jeffrey miller Business Development & ≤arketing tara theune davis thomas b. mccabe iv mary knapp christopher browne Trusts & Estates samuel t freeman iii thomas b. mccabe iv natalie difeliciantonio Photography elizabeth field elizabeth schultz thom clark

vice chair≤an margaret d freeman vice chair≤an alasdair nichol president paul roberts chief operating officer hanna dougher executive vice president ja≤es e buckley senior vice president david weiss chief financial officer eric a smith vice presidents david j bloom lynda a cain anne henry robert waterhouse samuel t. freeman iii kate waterhouse representatives david weiss Washington, DC dweiss@freemansauction.com Telephone: 202.412.8345 colin clarke Charlottesville, VA cclarke@freemanssouth.com Telephone: 434.296.4096 Fax: 434.296.4011 kelly wright Boston, MA kwright@freemansauction.com Telephone: 617.367.3400 robert and kate waterhouse Annapolis, MD rwaterhouse@freemansauction.com Telephone: 267.414.1226 john jones Mountain Brook, AL jjones@freemansauction.com Telephone: 205.803.4949


www.freemansauction.com 1808 Chestnut Street Philadelphia Pennsylvania 19103 Tel-215.563.9275 Fax-215.563.8236

Holiday Sale  

Holiday Sale Auction

Read more
Read more
Similar to
Popular now
Just for you