Pair of silvery bronze candleholders
Sculpted in the shape of Antique Goddess Diane. Her face with mid-closed eyes also clearly reminds of the famous courtesan La Païva, who had herself represented as Diane in her Parisian home at the Champs-Elysées.
Height : 11,8 in
Diameter of the base : 3,7 in
Love or Friendship souvenir, circa 1900
Pair of white Carrare marble sculpted hands.
The bottom is flat to be placed on a table or a desk.
France, circa 1900 in a Romantic taste.
Length : 11,8 in
Height : 2,7 in
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
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.
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
18th century stand
Painted, wooden stand or table, probably from South Germany, beginning of the 18th century.
Sculpted wth angels and vegetal patterns.
Height : 33 in x diameter of the table plate : 14.5 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