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
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
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