Gallery V : Curiosities & collectables from the 16th , 17th , 18th and 19th century

Ecclesiastical stool

Chesnut
Carved with a Gothic arch and trefoil design on each side
Dimensions of the top : circa 30cm - 30cm
Height : 46cm
17th - 18th century
Spain

Superb patina - forged iron nails

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Carving

Oak
Showing a female bust above floral decoration
Part from a chest or piece of furniture
Dimensions : height 50cm - width 8.5cm
17th century
France

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Alms dish

Brass
Showing the Virgin with Child
Diameter : 40cm
16th century
German

Old repairs

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Fire brick

Glazed earthenware
Showing Saint George slaying the dragon
Dimensions : width 13cm - height 10cm - depth 8,5cm
16th century
Netherlandish

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SOLD

Fire brick

Earthenware
Decorated with two coat of arms and a column
Dimensions : width 12cm - height 8.5cm - depth 7,5cm
16th century
Belgium - city of Liége

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SOLD

Hunting dog

Carved oak
Length : 49cm
19th century
France

Part from table leg
With original brass caster

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SOLD

Carved panel

Walnut
Showing two leaf tailed winged male figures
They are holding a shield above a greenman mask
Dimensions : 73.5cm - 32.5cm
18th century
Probably Italy

Mounted in a later oak frame

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SOLD

Rush light with candle holder

Forged iron
Height : 62cm
18th - 19th century
France

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SOLD

Lion head

Carved wood
Traces of original gilding
Dimensions : height 20cm - width 16cm
Late 17th - early 18th century
Italy

Mounted on a modern iron stand
Total height : 33cm

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SOLD

Hercules

Solid oak architectural element
Showing Hercules wearing the lion's skin on his head,
a club in his hand and a dog at his feet
Dimensions : height 49cm - width 15.5cm - depth 8.5cm
17th century
Probably English or French

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SOLD

Bellarmine

Bartmann jug
Salt glazed stoneware
17th century
height : 16cm
Frechen - Germany

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SOLD

Candle holder

Forged iron with wooden base
Height : 23cm
18th century
France

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SOLD

The Adoration of the Golden Calf

Pencil drawing on laid paper
Dimensions : 31cm - 24cm
Dimensions of the leaf : 40cm - 27cm
18th century
Signed and dated 1782

With watermark GFA

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SOLD

Moorish head

Carved oak
With old brownish paint
Element from a piece of furniture
Dimensions : 16cm - 11cm
17th century
Flemish - Belgium

Mounted on a modern iron stand
Total height : 20cm

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Chest lock

Forged iron
Dimensions : 17cm - 22cm
Late 16th century
French

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Panel

Carved oak
Dimensions : 67cm - 23cm
17th century
French

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Polychrome tile

Glazed tile with a flower - tulip
Dimensions : circa 13cm - 13cm
Mid 17th century
The Netherlands

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tile

Glazed tile with a vase of flowers
Dimensions : circa 13cm - 13cm
Mid 17th century
The Netherlands

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SOLD

Tracery panels

Pair of carved oak panels
Dimensions : height 46cm - width 19.5cm
Early 16th century
French

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SOLD

Armorial panel

Carved oak
Showing a coat of arms with 3 fleur-de-lis beneath a Gothic arch
Dimensions : height 34cm - width 20cm - depth circa 4cm
Late 15th - early 16th century
French

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SOLD

Oak carving

Large carved oak panel
Showing a bearded grotesque  ( demon mascaron )
Dimensions : 69cm - 27cm
Early 17th century
French

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SOLD

Carving with grapevines

Oak
Length : 47.5cm
17th century
English

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Pair of bed warmer lids

Brass
Nr 1 : diameter 35cm
Showing a Roman Emperor , cartouches and four masks
17th - 18th century
Netherlandish
Nr 2 : diameter 31.5cm
Showing flowers , fleurs-de-lis and a text in old Dutch language : ALST GODT BEHAECHT IST BETER BENYT DAN BEKLAECHT
17th century
Netherlandish

Damages  and traces of old age

 

 

SOLD

Parchemin panel

Carved oak
Measurements : height 41.5cm  - width 27cm
16th century
French or Belgian

Green glass wine bottle

With some remnants of irisation
Height : 26cm
18th - 19th century
The low Countries

Coffer panel

Carved oak
Diamond shape anf oak leaves
Measurements : height 32.5cm - width 14cm
17th century
French

Caryatid

Carved oak
Height : 18cm
Early 19th century
Probably French or Belgian

 

 

 

 

 

Mortar

Bronze
Height : 7.5cm - diameter : 11cm
17th century
French

 

 

 

 

 

SOLD

Limoges enamel plate

Mary embracing the child Jesus with a sleeping John the Baptist
A painted polychrome enamel copper domed plate
copper plate - Height 9,5cm - width 13cm
19th century
French

Mounted in a later wood frame
Measurements of the frame - height 16cm - width 20.5cm

Folk art carved panel

Depicting a Celtic design - entwined beasts
Oak wood
Length 65cm
19th century
Probably British - Scottish