Empire Montreal - Auction Highlights
Lots (401 - 600) - Thursday September 6, 2018
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Lot # 401
Marcel Favreau (1921- , Can.) "St. Calixte, P.Q." Oil on canvas Signed lower right. Signed, titled, and dated Sept. 30, 1984 on reverse. 16" x 20".
 16" x 20"
Estimate ($):
200 - 400

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Lot # 402
Bronze and wood sculpture of a young dancer, with gilt highlights. 16" tall.
Estimate ($):
325 - 425

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Lot # 403
Lady's 14 karat yellow gold ring with a circular pattern set with 60 round cut diamonds, total approx. 0.60 carat.
Estimate ($):
300 - 500

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Lot # 404
Antique Chinese mixed media painting, depicting birds on a tree.
22'' x 18½''
 22'' × 18½''
Estimate ($):
200 - 300

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Lot # 406
Salvador Dalí (1904-1989, Sp.) (Ref.: Bénézit)
"Philosophe écrasé par le Cosmos" from the series "La Conquète du Cosmos I and II"
Painted ceramic plate, framed Signed. Diam.: 9".
Estimate ($):
800 - 1000

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Lot # 407
Lot of 2 Moorcroft (England) hand-painted art pottery vases, one with floral decorations and the other with foliate motifs, on cobalt blue grounds. Signed and with impressed factory marks beneath. 9" and 13".
Estimate ($):
250 - 600

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Lot # 410
Lot of 5 Italian articles of multi-coloured glass, including vases and vide-poches. Various sizes.
Estimate ($):
300 - 400

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Lot # 414
French bronze sculpture of a cat, stretching; with gray-green patinated finish. Base: marble. 23" tall.
Estimate ($):
600 - 700

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Lot # 416
Bronze sculpture of a skeleton, seated in Rodin's "The Thinker" pose. Signed and numbered, with foundry stamp. 10" tall.
Estimate ($):
400 - 500

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Lot # 423
Lady's 18 karat yellow, white and rose gold ring of contemporary design set with 30 round cut diamonds, total approx 0.50 carat, and 2 round cut rubies, total approx. 0.20 carat.
Estimate ($):
700 - 900

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Lot # 428
Vintage French hand-carved sculpture of an eagle with its wings spread, standing on a rock. 43'' tall.
Estimate ($):
750 - 950

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Lot # 432
English oversized button-tufted brown leather armchair.
Estimate ($):
900 - 1100

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Lot # 434
Antique Indian hand-painted and carved wooden sculpture of a reclining woman. 52" long.
Estimate ($):
800 - 900

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Lot # 440
English oversized button-tufted brown leather armchair.
Estimate ($):
900 - 1100

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Lot # 442
Superb Louis XVI-style marble-top center table, the circular top with brass gallery; on stretcher legs.
Estimate ($):
2200 - 2800

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Lot # 448
Impressive marble-top serpentine-front inlaid commode with ormolu mounts, fitted with multi-coloured flowering urn and floral inlay.
Estimate ($):
1800 - 2400

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Lot # 450
Louis XV-style 2-tier oval serving table, with extensive gilt bronze mounts and removable lift-off tray.
Estimate ($):
1500 - 1800

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Lot # 452
Louis XV-style 3-tier serving table, with extensive gilt bronze mounts.
Estimate ($):
1400 - 1600

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Lot # 454
French bronze vase, depicting horse motifs; with a green patinated finish. 10" tall.
Estimate ($):
400 - 500

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Lot # 456
Rococo-style hand-carved rectangular giltwood framed mirror; featuring ornate foliate and figural carvings. 36'' x 24''.
Estimate ($):
700 - 800

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Lot # 458
Sculpture of a goose, the porcelain body with pink painted finish and gilt bronze mounts. 15" tall.
Estimate ($):
900 - 1100

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Lot # 460
Exquisite Boulle-style ebonized and brass-inlaid serpentine-front commode, fitted with 2 drawers and ormolu mounts.
Estimate ($):
2200 - 2800

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Lot # 462
Outstanding Boulle-style extensively-inlaid writing desk with cabriole legs; mounted with ornate gilt bronze garnitures.
Estimate ($):
6500 - 7500

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Lot # 464
Chinese "Tang" style ceramic sculpture of a horse, with a beige glazed body. 40" tall.
Estimate ($):
550 - 650

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Lot # 468
Vintage Italian 5 piece inlaid games set: an square-top table, with two reversible tops opening to a roulette wheel and board, and 4 occasional chairs.
Estimate ($):
2500 - 3500

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Lot # 470
Louis VX-style circular inlaid salon table; mounted with ormolu garnitutes.
Estimate ($):
900 - 1100

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Lot # 472
Vintage Italian Louis XV-style inlaid semainier, fitted with 7 marquetry drawers, on cabriole legs.
Estimate ($):
900 - 1100

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Lot # 476
Vintage Chinese hand-carved jadeite stone carving of a seated buddha. 23" tall.
Estimate ($):
650 - 850

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Lot # 478
After Edgar Degas (1834-1917, Fr.)(Ref.: Bénézit)
Little dancer of fourteen years
Bronze sculpture
Signed and with foundry mark near base. 50" tall.
Estimate ($):
4500 - 6500

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Lot # 480
Superb antique French Victorian-style lift-top decanter box, the inlaid hinged lid and sides enclosing a fitted interior with decanters and glasses.
Estimate ($):
2000 - 3000

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Lot # 482
Square inlaid coffee table, the top with starburst inlay; mounted with ormolu garnitures.
Estimate ($):
1600 - 2000

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Lot # 484
Chinese "Tang" style ceramic sculpture of a horse, with a beige glazed body. 40" tall.
Estimate ($):
550 - 650

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Lot # 490
Murano (It.) multicolored blown glass vase. 13" tall.
Estimate ($):
500 - 600

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Lot # 492
Pair of antique Chinese soapstone sculptures of two wise men. 8" and 9" tall.
Estimate ($):
350 - 450

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Lot # 500
Antique Louis XVI-style 3 piece salon set, includes a settee and 2 armchairs; with golden silk floral upholstery.
Estimate ($):
2000 - 2400

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Lot # 502
Neo-classical inspiration marble pedestal of variegated green colour, with gilt capital. 44" tall.
Estimate ($):
400 - 600

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Lot # 504
Paire of antique French ormolu and bone cornucopia horns. Each 16" tall.
Estimate ($):
400 - 500

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Lot # 510
Pair of vintage Belgian square-back occasional chairs with caramel leather upholstery.
Estimate ($):
350 - 450

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Lot # 512
Vintage Italian 3-piece bronze clock set, the enamelled dial with Roman numerals, in a pierced case with figural and floral motifs; with a pair of 3-light floral candelabra. 17" tall.
Estimate ($):
600 - 800

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Lot # 516a
Superb Louis XV-style marble-top breakfront vitrine, with bevelled glass panels and door, interior shelving, mirrored back and extensive gilt bronze mounts, chutes and sabots.
Estimate ($):
3500 - 4500

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Lot # 520
Hand-painted porcelain center bowl, with gilt highlights and polychrome floral details. 18" tall.
Estimate ($):
550 - 750

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Lot # 522
Neo-classical inspiration marble pedestal of variegated green colour, with gilt capital. 44" tall.
Estimate ($):
400 - 600

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Lot # 528
2 antique Louis XV-style open armchairs, on cabriole legs; upholstered in floral needlepoint fabric.
Estimate ($):
200 - 250

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Lot # 532
Murano (It.) green glass vase with stylized face motif. 12" tall.
Estimate ($):
250 - 300

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Lot # 540
Retro Belgian 3 piece terracotta leather salon set; includes a sofa and 2 armchairs, with scrolled armrests.
Estimate ($):
800 - 1200

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Lot # 542
After Edgar Degas (1834-1917, Fr.)(Ref.: Bénézit) Little dancer of fourteen years Bronze sculpture Signed and with foundry mark near base. 16" tall.
Estimate ($):
400 - 500

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Lot # 597
E. Bellest (European style)
Lunchtime in the garden
Oil on canvas
Signed. 12" x 16".
 12" × 16"
Estimate ($):
250 - 350