Sculpture & Works of Art

Charles Poerson - Titus at the Massacre at Jerusalem
The Demidov Tapestry, Attributed to Charles Poerson (Vic-sur-Seille 1609 - Paris 1667) Titus at the Massacre at Jerusalem

weave including silver-thread, depicting a scene from Flavius Joseph’s account of the Judaic Wars, with soldiers pillaging, within a wooded landscape, with pitched tents before a fortress, the borders densely woven with ribbon-tied laurel wreaths suspending various armorial trophies, alternating with blossoming garlands and frolicking hounds.

368 x 516 cm (12 ft 1 in x 16 ft 11 in)

School Antwerp - A Gilt-Metal-Mounted Ebony, Ebonized, Rosewood, Tortoiseshell and Ivory Cabinet on a Stand, Decorated with Scenes from Ovid’s Metamorphoses
Antwerp School, c. 1635 A Gilt-Metal-Mounted Ebony, Ebonized, Rosewood, Tortoiseshell and Ivory Cabinet on a Stand, Decorated with Scenes from Ovid’s Metamorphoses

the architectural facade with thirteen drawers around a central cupboard with a stage-set interior, the drawers decorated with painted panels, partially remounted, the stand later
38 x 45.8 cm (15 x 18 in)
cabinet: 84.5 x 121 x 46 cm (33¼ x 47⅝ x 18⅛ in)
cabinet on a stand: 179.5 x 123.8 x 48.9 cm (70⅝ x 48¾ x 19¼ in)

Yevgeny Alexandrovich  Lancerey  - The Cossack's Farewell Kiss
After Yevgeny Alexandrovich Lancerey (St. Petersburg 1848 - St. Petersburg 1886) The Cossack's Farewell Kiss

bronze
marked and dated to the underside of the base, ‘’KAC.3.1907 / MTAPOKHHT’’, indistinctly stamped
41 cm (16 in) high

Yevgeny Alexandrovich  Lancerey  - Kirghiz Horseman
Yevgeny Alexandrovich Lancerey (St. Petersburg 1848 - St. Petersburg 1886) Kirghiz Horseman

signed on the base in Cyrillic ‘E Lancerey’
bronze
22 cm (8⅝ in) high

Yevgeny Alexandrovich  Lancerey  - A Russian Equestrian Bronze of a Khirgiz Herdsman with Lasso
After Yevgeny Alexandrovich Lancerey (St. Petersburg 1848 - St. Petersburg 1886) A Russian Equestrian Bronze of a Khirgiz Herdsman with Lasso

bears a signature in Cyrillic, on the base
bronze
21.5 cm (8½ in) high