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Auction House:E. J. Ainger Pty. Ltd.Number of lots recorded:124
Sale Title:The Adam Galleries SaleLots with images:122
Auction Location:MelbournePrices available:104
LotDescription Price Image
*** A 19th century English four panelled leather screen, decorated with fleur de lis motifs on a red ground, the top panels depicting the house Ducal coat of arms, each panel 176 x 46 cm. ***
*** Klytie pate OAM. 1912-2010. Australia. A glazed ceramic lamp base, of ovoid depressed form, with mottled black on a turquoise ground, signed 'Klytie pate' on base. Height 42 cm. ***
*** A William & Mary oak side table, with moulded edge and gadrooned frieze, on bobbin turned supports with stretchers, terminating in bun feet. Depth 51 cm. Length 71 cm. Height 69 cm. ***
*** A mid-20th century Central Asian Turkoman carpet, with tri-geometric designs. 105 x 198 cm. ***
*** Klytie pate OAM. 1912-2010. Australia. A 12 piece ceramic sweet/salad service with green outer glaze and red inner glaze. All signed 'Klytie pate' on base. ***
*** Klytie pate OAM. 1912-2010. Australia. An avocado service, with green mottled underglaze on a pale green ground, comprising 6 matching avocado shaped bowls and one large serving bowl, signed 'Klytie pate' on base. Large bowl: diameter 24 cm. Height 8 cm. Small bowls: Width 14.5 cm. Height 3 cm. ***
*** A mid-Victorian honey mahogany 'D' end dining table, with two leaves and a turning handle to extend or depress the table size, supported on finely carved legs and original castors. Width 120 cm. Length 232 cm. Height 74 cm. ***
*** A set of ten Regency simulated rosewood dining chairs, each with gadrooned cresting rail, anthemion decorated splat with cane seat and loos cushion on ring turned supports. ***
*** A mid-19th century C. J. Mason's Ironstone plate, with a grey and bright orange border, painted with flowers and foliage on a mossy ground, circa 1840. Length 31.5 cm. Width 23.5 cm. ***
*** A George III oak chest with moulded edge, brushing slide, below two short and three graduated drawers, supported on bracket feet. Width 53 cm. Length 105 cm. Height 92 cm. ***
*** An elegantly carved 19th century Australian colonial blackwood drawing room easel, surmounted by a cabochon, within a raised carved griffin sergeant as a primary charge, with out swept supports, terminating in scrolled feet. Height 192.5 cm. Nb: Possibly from the Prenzel workshop. ***
*** A Regency mahogany bergere, with reeded uprights, cane back and sides, with out-swept reeded arms, on ring turned supports, terminating in brass castors. *** N/A
*** A large Meissen serving plate, with moulded basket border and painted with sprigs of flowers, circa 1770. Diameter 33.5 cm ***
*** A pair of Woods porcelain side plates, with acanthus moulded decoration. Circa 1800. Diameter 20.5 cm ***
*** A Worcester Davis Flight teacup and saucer, decorated with the Royal Lily pattern. Circa 1790. Together with a Duesbury Derby coffee can with burnt orange and gilt banding. ***
*** A pair of Wood figures modelled as bookends, of the Widow and Elijah each on square base with four feet and brocage. Height 30 cm. ***
*** An 18th century octagonal Imari charger with moulded edge, painted with bright orange and blue foliate decoration and decoration to reverse. Width 37.5 cm. ***
*** A pair of decorative late 19th century white marble covered urns, with bronze and ormolu mounts and ramshead decoration. ***
*** A Sheraton mahogany knife box of serpentine outline, with sloping cover decorated with satinwood inlay, presently enclosing compartments and a pair of George III decanters. Height 38 cm. ***
*** A George III Sheraton mahogany breakfront sideboard, with reeded edge and boxwood stringing, the central drawer flanked by two larger drawers, on square tapering supports, terminating in splayed feet. Width 61 cm. Length 123 cm. Height 88 cm. ***