ONLINE AUCTION | September. 13 12:00pm - September. 23 1:00pm

LONDON ESTATE AUCTION

Buyer's Premium: 

22% (2% discount on cash or debit) and HST added to all purchases

Selection of furniture, exceptional solid silver French cutlery service, dishes and more all from the estate of  a gentleman originally from Paris, France who came to London to teach at Western University.  Please note furniture is used and only major imperfections have been noted.  Gardner Galleries suggest prospective bidders take advantage of viewing times as everything is offered "as is".  Measurements of furniture are height by width by depth. 

All items must be paid for and removed within 7 days (one week) after the auction and shipping of large items is not available; however, Gardner's may be able to arrange delivery of furniture from Windsor to Toronto - please contact our office prior to bidding for a complimentary estimate. 

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501

VALUABLE FRENCH BRONZE SCULPTURE

"Prowling Lioness" signed Albert David D'Yerna - height 22.9cm (9in) and length 71.1cm (28in) - artist is 20th century French, internet search reveals that very rarely do his original bronzes appea

Current Bid: $525
502

IMPRESSIONIST PRINT

After Claude Monet's most famous work "Impression, Soleil Levant (Impression, Sunrise)", framed textured print- image size 43.2 x 57.2cm (17 x 22.5in)

Current Bid: $20
503

WALL MASK

Metal - height 33cm (13in)

Current Bid: $10
504

FRENCH SILVER FLATWARE

Exceptional quality cutlery service for 12 (100 pieces in total) hallmarked with French "Large Minerva" indicating .950 silver purity and maker's mark for "Henin & Cie", the set housed in six c

Current Bid: $2700
505

OPTOMETRISTS GLASSES

With case

Current Bid: $10
506

TWO SILVER DISHES

Both unmarked one with decoration believed to be Russian but sold without guarantee - length 19.1cm (7 1/2in)

Current Bid: $25
507

GOLD CUFFLINKS

French 18kt yellow gold with "eagle head" hallmark in velvet-lined presentation case - 16.9 grams
                                                              

Current Bid: $500
508

BRONZE BUDDHA SCULPTURE

Height 20.3cm (8in)

Current Bid: $25
509

ART NOUVEAU VASE

Amphora style pottery with unknown maker's mark - height 14cm (5 1/2in)

Current Bid: $36
510

JASON BINOCULARS

With case

Current Bid: $10
511

THREE PIECES OF POTTERY

Two ceramic vessels (one repaired on base) and antique pottery pitcher (minor paint checks) - height 20.3cm (8in)

Starting Bid: $10
512

FOUR CURIOS

Abacus with box, brass magnifying glass, pen on stand and pewter inkwell

Current Bid: $15
513

MORTAR AND PESTLE

Portmeirion "Botanic Garden" - diameter 12.7cm (5in)

Current Bid: $10
514

CARTIER PEN

Found in original Cartier box, outer box and warranty card from the original retailer in Paris, France

Current Bid: $65
515

THREE ASIAN ITEMS

Pair of figural brass finials - height 12.7cm (5in) and wood carving of an ancient - height 15.2cm (6in)

Current Bid: $10
516

FIRST NATIONS CERAMIC VASE

"Spirit of the Circle - Talking Earth" by Leigh and dated 1992 - height
26.7cm (10 1/2in)

Current Bid: $190
517

RUSSIAN LACQUER BOX

Length 29.2cm (11 1/2in)

Current Bid: $25
518

PAIR OF DELFT POTTERY VASES

Antique Dutch pottery - height 38.1cm (15in)

Current Bid: $36
519

TWO FRAMED IMPRESSIONIST PRINTS

Larger one after Monet - image size 58.4 x 78.7cm (23 x 31in)

Starting Bid: $10
520

PERSIAN RUG

Approx. 7ft 6in x 4ft - showing age related wear

Current Bid: $160
521

ASIAN PAINTING ON FABRIC

Frame and glass damaged - image size 73.7 x 81.3cm (29 x 32in)

Current Bid: $23
522

ETHAN ALLEN ARMCHAIR

Upholstered armchair - height of seat 48.3cm (19in)

Current Bid: $30
523

PAINTED ANTIQUE CABINET

Portuguese pie safe having locking vented upper doors with key (working), two middle drawers and two lower storage doors (locked not working) - 180 x 110 x 41.9cm (71 x 43 1/2 x 16 1/2in)

Current Bid: $105
524

BREAKFRONT CHINA CABINET

Bevan Funnell two-section mahogany china cabinet with six keys - 211 x 202 x 35.6cm (83 1/2 x 79 1/2 x 14in)

Current Bid: $55
525

SMALL RUNNER

Approx. 6ft 6in x 2ft

Current Bid: $110
526

CHERRY SLEIGH BED

Twin size complete with side rails and cross beams

Current Bid: $35
527

SMALL RUG

Approx. 4ft 4in x 2ft 7in

Current Bid: $25
528

GLASSWARE AND CRYSTAL

Six vases (two larger chipped), two decanters, ice bucket (handle as is), oil and vinegar cruet set, etc.

Starting Bid: $5
529

METALWARE

Eight pieces of pewter, two brass chargers, urn and vase

Starting Bid: $10
530

VICTORIAN BOOKCASE

Massive mahogany and walnut bookcase with two glass locking doors with key (working) and four adjustable interior shelves (disassembles easily for moving) - front left leg replaced - 226 x 140 x 47

Starting Bid: $50
531

STEMWARE AND DISHES

Assorted glass and crystal stemware, nine-piece pressed glass berry bowl set and gold rimmed glass plates

Current Bid: $10
532

SILVERPLATE

Assorted

Current Bid: $25
533

ETHAN ALLEN FILE CABINET

With bookcase top - 198 x 87.6 x 53.3cm (78 x 34 1/2 x 21in) - showing wear

Current Bid: $20
534

ETHAN ALLEN FILE CABINET

Companion to lot 533

Current Bid: $36
535

BOX LOT

Assorted estate odds

Current Bid: $10
536

GAMES TABLE

Demi-lune flip top mahogany games table (hinges to be re-attached) - full diameter 112cm (44in) - marking on surface

Current Bid: $20
537

BOX LOT

Assorted Portmeirion "Botanic Garden" dishes - teapot spout chipped

Current Bid: $15
538

PAIR OF ARMCHAIRS

Mahogany frames with "foo dolphin" arms - height of seat 45.7cm (18in)

Current Bid: $25
539

LAMP & LAMP BASE

Decorator "pineapple" lamp (working) - height to socket 38.1cm (15in) and "pineapple" lamp base

Starting Bid: $10
540

CUTLERY CABINET

Seven-drawer mahogany cutlery cabinet - 92.7 x 44.5 x 45.7cm (36 1/2 x 17 1/2 x 18in)

Current Bid: $147
541

EXTENSIVE FLATWARE SERVICE

Unmarked antique flatware service believed to be silverplate - over 120 pieces

Current Bid: $35
542

DIMINUTIVE WELLINGTON STYLE CHEST

Cherry and mahogany with unique leather inlaid "box" drawers - 104 x 45.7 x 45.7cm (41 x 18 x 18in)

Current Bid: $45
543

LAMP TABLE

Two-tier Chippendale style mahogany lamp table with inlaid leather tops (showing extensive age related wear) - 55.9 x 40.6 x 48.3cm (22 x 16 x 19in)

Starting Bid: $5
544

MID-CENTURY WOOD CARVING

"The Female Form" - height 78.7cm (31in)

Current Bid: $55
545

ANTIQUE BUREAU PLAT

Antique bureau plat with two apron drawers - 74.9 x 110 x 58.4cm (29 1/2 x 43 1/2 x 23in) together with desk pad as used in the residence 

Current Bid: $365
546

FRENCH DINNERWARE

Two boxes full including serving pieces

Current Bid: $10
547

PAIR OF ARMCHAIRS

Mahogany frame with brown vinyl leather backs and seats (age related wear on upholstery) - height of seat 41.9cm (16 1/2in)

Current Bid: $55
548

MODERN FLOOR LAMP

Goose neck top in working order, break in a base "loop"

Starting Bid: $10
549

FRAMED ANTIQUE ENGRAVING

"Cat Hunting rabbit" - image size 45.7 x 25.4cm (18 x 10in)

Current Bid: $10
550

DEMI-LUNE CONSOLE TABLE

Wall mount cherry console table with upper drawer (in rough condition) - 76.2 x 81.3 x 40.6cm (30 x 32 x 16in)

Current Bid: $15
551

ASIAN FLOOR SCREEN

Five-panel black lacquer floor screen mounted with hard stone decoration (some imperfections), two original pins missing and were replaced with nails - height 1.59m (62 1/2in)

Current Bid: $20
552

SIX SERVING BOWLS

Portmeirion "Botanic Garden"

Current Bid: $55
553

SOFA TABLE

Painted cast aluminum base with beveled glass top - 72.4 x 141 x 45.7cm (28 1/2 x 55 1/2 x 18in)

Current Bid: $10
554

THREE FRAMED ENGRAVINGS

French scenes including "church", "city street" and "rural countryside"

Current Bid: $10
555

PAIR OF ARMCHAIRS

Walnut with turned arms and costly brass buttoned upholstery - height of seat 40.6cm (16in)

Current Bid: $20
556

SILVERPLATE

Four-piece tea and coffee service (teapot has indentation) with unknown hallmark (possibly silver) and two silverplated ice buckets - one with "ram" handles

Current Bid: $36
557

IMPORTANT ANTIQUE CABINET

Dating from the late 19th century in satinwood showing Biedermeier influence a narrow upright bookcase or display cabinet having 2 locking glass doors (with key) and four interior adjustable shelve

Current Bid: $101
Starting Bid: $10
559

CERAMICS

Nine ceramic "rooster" figurines (sold with imperfections) along with a nine-piece ceramic beverage service

Current Bid: $10
560

ETHAN ALLEN CHEST

Three-drawer maple dresser - 73.7 x 91.4 x 45.7cm (29 x 36 x 18in)

Current Bid: $55
561

EIGHT PIECES OF POTTERY

Five vases (larger chipped), bowl (as is) and two figurines

Starting Bid: $10
562

LINGERIE CHEST

Seven-drawer maple - 127 x 45.7 x 35.6cm (50 x 18 x 14in)

Current Bid: $50
563

LAMP AND VASE

Art pottery lamp (working) - height to socket 34.3cm (13 1/2in) and signed art pottery vase

Starting Bid: $10
564

ETHAN ALLEN CHEST

Companion to lot 560

Current Bid: $51
565

ART POTTERY DISH SET

Signed Youen - 28 pieces (two bowls and two plates chipped)

Current Bid: $41
566

ETHAN ALLEN BOOKCASE

187 x 76.2 x 29.2cm (73 1/2 x 30 x 11 1/2in) - some water damage to base

Current Bid: $30
567

PAIR OF FIGURINES AND VASE

Pair of Asian ceramic "bird" figurines on wood stands (paint imperfections) - height 33cm (13in) and Asian pottery vase (drilled for lamp use) on wooden stand - height 36.8cm (14 1/2in)

Current Bid: $20
568

ETHAN ALLEN BOOKCASE

130 x 76.2 x 29.2cm (51 x 30 x 11 1/2in) - some water damage on base

Current Bid: $10
569

EIGHT PIECES OF ART POTTERY

Sold with imperfections - only flower frog and twin-handled bowl in good condition

Starting Bid: $5
570

TRAY LOT

"Hippocrates" metal bust, two stone carvings, art glass and onyx paperweights, Wedgwood trinket box, etc.

Starting Bid: $10
571

ETHAN ALLEN END TABLE

Two-tier lamp table - 59.7 x 50.8 x 68.6cm (23 1/2 x 20 x 27in)

Starting Bid: $10
572

TWELVE DINNER PLATES

Portmeirion "Botanic Garden" - diameter 26.7cm (10 1/2in)

Current Bid: $55
573

FIVE ANTIQUE DINING CHAIRS

Mahogany consisting of two carvers and three side chairs - height of seat
48.3cm (19in)

Current Bid: $10
574

PORTMEIRION BOWLS

"Botanic Garden" - twelve 16.5cm (6 1/2in) diameter, six 14cm (5 1/2in) diameter, five 21.6cm (8 1/2in) diameter and six ramekins

Current Bid: $95
575

ETHAN ALLEN END TABLE

With two drawers - 62.2 x 64.8 x 45.7cm (24 1/2 x 25 1/2 x 18in) - minor scuff on front right corner

Current Bid: $25
576

ASIAN POTTERY TABLE LAMP

In working condition - height to socket 22.9cm (9in)

Current Bid: $10
577

ANTIQUE FRENCH CABINET

Louis XVI style early 19th century corner cabinet with ormolu mounts and two locking doors with key, some finish imperfections and marble requires repair in one corner - height 94cm (37in)

Current Bid: $65
578

FIRST NATIONS PAINTING

By Mishibinijima on birch bark - 41.9 x 50.8cm (16 1/2 x 20in)

Current Bid: $70
579

ANTIQUE LIBRARY STEPS

Edwardian period with inlaid leather panels on steps, used as a plant stand in the residence - height 1.18m (46 1/2in)

Current Bid: $169
580

FISH PLATTER

Wooden fish serving platter with silverplated head and tail - length 88.9cm (35in)

Current Bid: $20
581

SIX PLATTERS

Portmeirion "Botanic Garden"

Current Bid: $70
582

ETHAN ALLEN BOOKCASE

100.3 x 76.2 x 27.9cm (39 1/2 x 30 x 11in) - water damage to base

Current Bid: $10
583

TRAY LOT

Brass charger with silverplated cutlery, shot glasses, two small French presses, muffineer, etc.

Current Bid: $10
584

LEXINGTON FURNITURE NIGHTSTAND

Cherry with three drawers - 68.6 x 61 x 43.2cm (27 x 24 x 17in)

Current Bid: $35
585

THREE SILVERPLATED PLATTERS

Longest 66cm (26in)

Current Bid: $45
586

SIX SERVING BOWLS

Portmeirion "Botanic Garden"

Current Bid: $65
587

ETHAN ALLEN BOOKCASE

Companion to lot 582 - also has water damage to base

Current Bid: $10
588

SIDE CHAIR AND WINE TABLE

Antique walnut side chair - height of seat 47cm (18 1/2in) and mahogany marble top wine table with brass gallery - height 44.5cm (17 1/2in) and diameter 29.2cm (11 1/2in)

Starting Bid: $10