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Auction House:Vickers & Hoad AuctioneersNumber of lots recorded:394
Sale Title:Directors SelectionLots with images:390
Auction Location:SydneyPrices available:304
Date:07/12/2014
LotDescription Price Image
*** Pair of antique early 19th century French ormolu candlesticks, approx 27 cm high (2) ***
*** Antique early 18th century French Verdure tapestry, water birds amongst a forest with distant chateau. Ex Chateau Southern France, approx 285 cm high, 194 cm wide ***
*** Antique French Louis XVI style clock supported on a demi lune white marble base, decorated with ormolu mounts & garnitures, marked for Japy Freres, approx 42 cm high (3) ***
*** Antique early 19th century satinwood banded mahogany casket, fitted with a single drawer below with turned ivory knobs, with key. Lions mask and drop ring handles to the sides, approx 22 cm high, 33.5 cm wide ***
*** Antique French champleve enamel desk set, comprising a comport, blotter, inkstand and paper knife, and two seals, engraved HW or WH (6) ***
*** Antique French porcelain and ormolu chamber stick, approx 7 cm high, 17.5 cm wide ***
*** Antique 19th century French majolica fountain by Fives Lille, richly decorated in turquoise, cobalt blue, browns and creams, impressed mark. Approx 122 cm high, 46 cm wide ***
*** A dated Chinese carved grey limestone standing figure of Bodhisattva with attendants on an inverted lotus base, flaming Halo, with inscriptions verso, reading AD 586. Sui Dynasty, standing 42 cm high without base, 47 cm high with base. Ex private collection France ***
*** Large pair of Chinese Sancai pottery temple dogs, purchased in Sydney in the 1950's, approx 43 cm high, 41 cm ***
*** Large antique Qing famille rose punch bowl, approx 40.5 cm dia (old rim crack approx 14cm long) ***
*** Fine antique 19th century brass bound fitted toilet box, silver mounted jars and boxes, compartment with ivory handles brushes and razor. Approx 13 cm high, 27 cm long, 20 cm wide ***
*** Six antique French blue glass Chemist bottles, fitted with tin covers, two large and four smaller examples, sizes approx from 20 cm to 31 cm high (6) ***
*** Very rare Royal Worcester porcelain figure group of Princess Elizabeth on her horse, modelled by Miss Doris Linder, titled under base, H.R.H Princess Elizabeth Colonel Grenadier Guards, on the Occasion of the Trooping the colour in Honour of the King's Birthday June 12 1947. Number fifteen, approx 40 cm high, 29 cm wide ***
*** Antique French boulle mantle clock, approx 39 cm high ***
*** Very rare Ming Dynasty, Jiajing (Chia-ching) mark and period, yellow glazed saucer dish, deep egg yoke yellow, with fine oily glaze, slightly unglazed foot rim, with bluish tint and inscribed with the six-character mark in under glaze-blue within a double-circle. Purchased in China 1994, Ex Rex Morgan collection, approx 17.3 cm dia ***
*** Rare yellow dragon stem cup, with slight brown mottled glaze, Qing Dynasty Kuang Hsu (1875-1909) period, slightly incised dragons and flaming pearls, ribbed stem on a inverted roll over foot incised with waves, six character marks in blue, 10.1 cm high. Ex Rex Morgan collection china 1994 ***
*** A rare Chinese yellow glazed bottle vase, incised with a scaly dragon amongst flaming pearls, incised double ring to the neck, standing on very slight out swept foot rim, six reign character marks in under glazed blue in a double ring, 14 cm high. Ex Rex Morgan collection china 1994 ***
*** Antique 18th century Imperial Chinese yellow glazed green dragon bowl, incised with green dragons chasing flaming pearls, the incised Chinese symbol to the bowl centre, Yongzheng and period (1723-1735) six reign character mark within a blue double ring. Ex Rex Morgan collection (collected in China in 1994), approx 5.8 cm high, 12.7 cm dia ***
*** Fine pair of Chinese carved solid ivory seated figures of an Emperor & Empress, each mounted on hardwood stands, approx 39 cm and 38 cm high (2) ***
*** Antique Chinese K'ang Hsi (1662-1722) yellow ground bowl, incised decoration of dragon & Phoenix, approx 14.5 cm dia, six reign characters in blue for Kangxi, But more than likely Yung Cheng (1723-1735) mark and period. Ex collection of Rex Morgan ***