Fine American and European Furniture and Decorative Arts
19 Jan 2012, starting at 10:00 EST.

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lots

An American sterling silver large pitcher
Gorham Mfg. Co., Providence, RI, 1913

A Centennial Federal style polychrome and parcel gilt carved wood eagle and shield overdoor
last quarter 19th century

An American linen and cotton thirty-five star flag
circa 1863

A George II carved mahogany marble top side table
second quarter 18th century

A George III mahogany tilt top birdcage tea table

A pair of Paris gilt and enameled porcelain three tier dessert stands
mid-19th century

An Italian Baroque style carved giltwood mirror
first half 20th century

A pair of gilt and patinated bronze figural five light candelabra
"Esclave indien" and "Esclave indienne"
after models by François Christophe Armand Toussaint (French, 1806-1862)
second half 19th century

A pair of patinated and polychrome bronze busts
"Janissaire du Sultan Mahmoud II" and "Jeune Fille du Caire"
after models by Emile Coriolan Hippolyte Guillemin (French, 1841-1907)
France, fourth quarter 19th century

A pair of patinated and parcel gilt bronze figures: Egyptian priest and scribe, after models by Emile-Louis Picault (French, 1833-1915)
third quarter 19th century

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