Pair of sculpted swan armchairs, detail


Bust of a little girl, Fernand Cian

Terracotta bust of a little girl by Fernand Cian (1889-1954) on a marble stand, in the taste of the 18th century portraits. She looks at her pendant, the little boy...
Beginning of the 20th century.

Fernando Ciancianaini signs under "Ferdinand Cian" and is the student of famous French sculptor Alexandre Falguière. He presents his works various times at the Salon des Artistes Français in Paris, from 1908 to 1928, with an honorable mention in 1921. Cian specializes in children busts in the taste of the French 18th century. He sometimes signs his pastiches with famous artists' names, or with his own, and sometimes backdates. It's the case on 2 of his busts of children present in the Musée du Louvre.

Height : 21.2 in


Box for a woman in love

Burr and scale box, with a miniature representing a lady in an 18th century interior, on a sofa, kissing the portrait of her beloved whose letter she just read.
After an engraving by Louis Bonnet (1736-1793), on a subject by Jean-Baptiste Huet (1745-1811).
France, 19th century

Diameter: 3.1 in
Height: 0.7 in


Small ivory box, 18th century

Ivory box with a grisaille style miniature, representing a love allegory, in the taste of French miniaturist Piat-Joseph Sauvage (1744-1818).
The inside in red scale.
France, 18th century

Diameter : 2.3 in
Height : 0.7 in


French 18th century precious box

Scale and gold box with an ivory miniature representing a woman, dressed in the Antic style, putting a laurel crown on a column marked "l'amour et l'amitié les réunit" ("love and friendship reunites them") in french. At her feet, two embracing doves.
France, end of the 18th century

Diameter : 2.7 in
Height : 0.7 in


Russian style chandelier

Neoclassical chandelier with palm leaves,
beginning of the 20th century

Height : 31.4 in
Diameter : 23.6 in


Fratino table

Fratino table, with sculpted feet. The four rounded edges can be folded.
Italy, 18th century

Height : 31.4 in
Length when open : 48.4 in
Width when open : 47.6 in


Venetian glass mirror

Venetian mirror, glass engraved with bords on branches and flowers.
A few replacements (3 small glass mirrors?)
Circa 1900

Height : 36.2 in
Length : 28.3 in


Young woman taking her shoe off

18th century French school, oil on canvas representing an elegant, young woman, taking her shoe off and revealing her nudity...

Height (with frame) : 24.8 in
Length (with frame) : 21.2 in

Height (without frame) : 21.2 in
Length (without frame) : 17.3 in


Artist's mannequins

Three artist's wooden mannequins, from left to right :
Sculpted and articulated mannequin, maybe a woman ? The breasts and knees particularly modeled. Circa 1800.
Small sculpted and articulated mannequin, light wood, the face nicely sculpted, first part of the 19th century.
Small sculpted and articulated mannequin, beautiful patina, circa 1800.

All mannequins are sold separately.

From left to right :
Height : 12.9 in
Height : 9.4 in
Height : 9.8 in