Antiques and Fine Arts Auction
Lot 789: Jeronimo Jacinto de Espinosa (Concentaina, Alicante 1600-Valencia 1677) Saint John the Baptist in The Wilderness
*SOLD for EUR 116,000*
An Important Sale by Auction of 17th & 18th century Master Paintings, 17th & 18th century fine Maltese & European Furniture, Silver, Antiquities Collectors Items & Works of Art at Obelisk Auction Rooms 83 Main Street Zebbug (side street with main parish Church – follow signs)
Master Paintings: 17th Century Master Paintings, Rosa da Tivoli, Bottega of Mattia Preti, 17th Century still lifes, Religious Subjects, arcadian landscapes, Willie Apap, Gilormo Gianni, L.M. Galea, Giovanni Bonnici, Emvin Cremona, Watercolors, William Edward Atkins engravings.
Maltese Furniture: A very fine 17th Century Chest-Of-Drawers (with Lace work) on 5 Bun Feet, a pair of Small Olive Wood Veneered Chest-Of-Drawers of Small Proportions Ca 1800, Medium-Sized Chest-Of-Drawers veneered in Fine Olive Wood Ca 1780, 18th Century Prie-Dieu (with lace work) on Bun Feet, Olive Wood Veneered Drum Top table Ca 1850 and 18th Century Chestnut Side Table.
Victorian Furniture: Chest-Of-Drawers, Set of 6 Maltese Chairs, Sets of 6 & 4 Chairs, Commodes, Centre Table (tal-biscuttin) Dining Tables, Mahogany Sofa & Mahogany Pedestal Side Boards.
European Furniture: 19th Century Desks, Swinging Mirror, Card Table, Ca 1850 Sofa Table, Needle Work Table, Display Cabinets, a very rare pair of 19th Century Boulle Corner Cabinets, Boulle Writing Table, Boulle Display Cabinet, Two Ca 1850 English Display Cabinets, French Sitting Suite 1900 & English Walnut Bergere Suite.
Maltese & English Silver: Bugia Ball Period, Sugar Bowl Ca 1826, 18th Century Sottocoppa Silver & Gold Filigree Candlestick Ca 1860, George II Samvar, Early 19th Century Tea & Coffee Sets, Trays, 19th Century Tankard, Pair Silver Candelabra & Ca 1906 Centre Piece
Clocks: 19th Century Long Case Clock, 19th Century Tortoiseshell Clock, Wall & Mantle Clocks in Bronze & Clocks under Glass Domes.
Melitensia: By Monf. L’Abbe de Vertot MDCCXXVIII (in English)
Arms: Percussion & Flintlocks Pistols, Percussion Muskets, Bayonets & Sabres.
Persian Carpets: Joshegan, Viss, Mir, Shiraz, Lori, Hamadan, Balouch, Kurd
Also: 18th Century Institution of the Eucharist Wax on Slate. Rare 18th Century Ivory Crucifix, 18th Century Maiolica Caltagirone Wet Jars, Bocca & Plates, Victorian China, Luster Jugs. Bisque Figures, Red Lusters with Double Prismatic Drops, Ca 1850 Cranberry Epergne,
Victorian Changeliers, 19th Century Oil Lamps, 18th & 19th Century Porcelain, 19th Century Bronze, Victorian Glass, Ca 1850 Alabaster Centre Piece, Column, 18th & 19th Century Earthenware Jars.