A rare pair of French gilt-bronze and verse eglomisé candlesticks. Early 19th century. Litt. Marie-France Dupuy-Baylet: Les Bronzes Du Mobilier National 1800-1870, Dijon 2010, page 88f compare candelabra from the same maker in the Élyséepalace, Paris
A very rare Swedish early 19th century brazier shaped black painted bronze urn on a carved gilt wood stand in the Egyptian style. Ca. 1805-10. The urn with a bronze mounted rim. The gilt wood stand is highly detailed in the carving and finish. Originally they were used as decoration on top of Swedish tiled stoves. The bronze urn is possibly a 19th century replacement and originally there was a opaline glass urn on the stand.
A pair of cast iron urns made by Näfveqvarns bruk (foundry) after a design by Olof Hult (1892-1962) This model was exhibited in the World fair in Paris 1925. See photos for copy of original drawing design.
Two Chinese figures in sculptured and painted clay. 19th century. Some older restorations and worn off paint. One of the figures have been holding something in his hand which is now missing. The other figure is missing it´s hands.
A Russian traveller’s photograph album, malachite front and leather back, both with gilt bronze framing, two locks. On the first page handwritten “Souvenir. Voyage en Russie fait pendant les mois de Mai, Juin et Juillet 1869”. The album contains a total of approx. 160 photographs from a journey started in Russia, where the album was purchased, and continued around Europe ending in Belgium. Included are photographs of Tsar Alexander II and Tsaritsa Marie Alexandrovna of Russia, Tsarevich Alexande
A terra-cotta group of the imperial children Tsarevitj Alexander Nicolajevitj (1818-1881), (later Tsar Alexander II of Russia) and his sister Maria Nicolajevna (1819-1876) by Eric Gustaf Göthe (1779-1838), signed and dated Göthe f. S Petersburg 1822. . Provenance: Eric Gustaf Göthe, Stockholm within the family to present day.