Child's sledge, 19th century

Beautiful curiosity : a child's sledge from the 19th century in sculpted and painted wood. A figurative scene sculpted on the back, floral decoration painted on both sides, a sparkling sky with stars painted on the underside.

Height : 16.1 in
Length : 36.6 in
Width : 10.6 in


Child's sledge, underside


Child's sledge, detail


Gilded mirror, 19th century

Gilded, wooden mirror with its original mercure glass. Carved pedimont with flowers and shell.
End of the 18th, beginning of the 19th century.

Height 19.6 in x Length 12.5 in


Libertine miniature

Miniature painted on paper figuring a libertine, galant scene.
Inscription in French : "Porte la moy, dépêche toy, car Cupidon me tue si je ne boy"
France, 18th century

Length 7.8 x Width 5.1 in with its (posterior) wooden frame
6.6 x 3.9 in without its frame


Cast-iron vase supported by a child

Cast-iron exterior ensemble, composed of a child wearing a draped cloth, supporting a vase.
Removable parts.
19 th century

Height : 53.9 in


Weeping baby Jesus

Wooden sculpted and painted baby Jesus, with its wooden stand.
Glass eyes, tears sculpted on his cheeks.

Height (with stand) : 24 in


Baby Jesus weeping


Ram head inkwell

Gilded bronze ram head inkwell with a mouflon horn,
Scotland, circa 1880

Length 13.7 in x Height 7 in


Juliette Récamier on ivory

French Miniature on ivory with a burr frame, representing Juliette Récamier, muse from the First Empire, after her portrait by French painter François Gérard (1770-1837), now in Carnavalet Museum, Paris.

8.2 x 9.8 in