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20th Nov 2014 Fine Art & Antiques Sale

This sale offers a number of items from private collections and includes a diverse range of painting from Thomas Blinks to Alberto Vargas. Sections include gold, silver and jewellery, glass and ceramics, lighting and mirrors, maps, clocks, ephemera and oriental works of art, pictures, furniture and wine. 

Saturday 15th November 10am - 12pm
Tuesday 18th November 10am - 5pm
Wednesday 19th November 10am - 7pm
Morning of sale 20th November 9.45am

Sale Catalogue

Featured Lots

14 :: An 18ct white gold diamond line bracelet, set with sixty five brilliant cut diamonds (each 4.5mmDiam) 6ct total, by Mappin and Webb, total length 19cm, colour G, clarity VS1...
Price Achieved:
£4000.00.

233 :: After Sir Anthony Van Dyck (1599-1641) Portrait of Inigo Jones (1573-1652), oil on board, inscribed 'Inigo Jones' top left, framed, 27 x 24.5cm. After an engraving by Robert Van Voerst, after Sir Anthony Van Dyck drawing in the Chatsworth collection. Inigo Jones (July 15, 1573 - June 21, 1652) i...
Price Achieved:
£2000.00.

359 :: A fine 19th century Italian rosewood console table, the octagonal top with Italian green Carrara marble inset with polished stone fragments of Roman structures found in the river Tiber, above a shaped frieze with four cabriole legs carved with acanthus leaves, raised on ceramic bun feet, 77cmW ...
Price Achieved:
£2000.00.

320 :: An 18th century Italian Tuscan monastery mantle clock, signed Giobatta Alberici, metal dial with gilt floral motifs, Roman numerals with outer Arabic numerals, the later rosewood case with scrolling carrying handle above gilt pierced sections of shells, cherub masks and flowers, with glazed front ...
Price Achieved:
£1900.00.

269 :: George Engleheart (British, 1750-1829) Miniature Portrait of John Thomas Ellis, watercolour, inscribed en verso 'John Thomas Ellis, born 28th September, 1756, died...(some missing)...of his wife Mariana...' gold oval case, probably 9 carat, framed, 6cmH. Provenance: The Estate of Lt Col P.R Heaton-Ellis OBE ...
Price Achieved:
£1700.00.

139 :: A fine Regency rosewood and mother of pearl inlay sewing box of sarcophagus form, the fitted layered silk interior with drop down section to reveal a mirror, with complete accessories, together wit h silver hallmarked tools, the lid monogrammed with silver shield, raised on bun feet, 32c...
Price Achieved:
£1360.00.

117 :: A pair of 19th century Chinese hand embroidered silks, depicting flowers, butterflies and peacocks, framed and glazed, both 20 x 35cm...
Price Achieved:
£1300.00.

15A :: Omega, Seamaster, gentleman's 18ct gold wrist watch, gold dial, baton numerals and hands, with 18ct gold integral mesh strap, (81g total) in its box...
Price Achieved:
£1250.00.

153 :: American interest. A section of telegraph cable, mounted in silver on a white onyx base engraved to the mount 'Santiago de Cuba, May 18th 1898, cable cut by USS St Louis'...
Price Achieved:
£1200.00.

250 :: Tanjore School, Mid 19th Century, 'Marienumah kept fire gently on her head and playing...' and 'Choledan in Moor a dar', watercolour and body colour on paper, heightened with gold, 29 x 39cm each, title inscribed at base, framed, mounted and glazed. ...
Price Achieved:
£1200.00.

 

Full Catalogue

291 :: John Leech (British, 1817-1864) Series of sketches to include various caricatures and two sketches en verso, one of 'Mr Punch', pencil drawings on paper, framed, mounted and glazed, front 21 x 35cm, back 8 x 9cm and 16 x 19cm...
Price Achieved: £.

292 :: English School, Portrait of a gentleman, pastel on paper, framed, oval, 32 x 27cm. ...
Price Achieved: £.

293 :: Sharples, James, (1751-1811, British) Portrait of Mrs Gabriel Piozzi, pastel on paper, framed, oval, 32 x 27cm. James Sharples established his career in America in 1794 by offering to make profiles of local and national politicians. He then used the original portraits to show as samples to new client...
Price Achieved: £300.00.

294 :: Circle of Sir Thomas Lawrence, 1769-1830, Portrait of Mrs Waller, pastel and bodycolour on paper, framed, 34cm. ...
Price Achieved: £.

295 :: Tim Brooks, In the Wings, 2002, pastel on paper, framed, mounted and glazed, signed and dated bottom right, 50 x 50cm. ...
Price Achieved: £.

296 :: William Stewart McGeorge, R.S.A. (1861-1931) Portrait of a young boy, 1907, pastel on paper, signed and dated '07' lower right, framed, mounted and glazed, 23 x 33cm. ...
Price Achieved: £.

297 :: John Wragg. (1937 -) A gentleman of the road. Acrylic on paper, 28.75in (73cm) x 19.75in (50.2cm). Framed and glazed....
Price Achieved: £.

298 :: After William Daniell RA (1769-1837), Bridport Harbour, Dorset, aquatint, published by W. Daniell, Rufsell Place, Fitzroy Square, London, dated May 20th, 1825, framed, mounted and glazed, 29 x 22cm. ...
Price Achieved: £30.00.

299 :: Charles Wells 20th Century, Portrait of Gemma Arterton, giclee print on canvas, unframed, signed and inscribed en verso, 38 x 52cm. ...
Price Achieved: £.

300 :: Charles Wells 20th Century, Portrait of Noah Taylor, giclee print on canvas, unframed, signed and inscribed en verso, 30 x 40cm. ...
Price Achieved: £.

301 :: After Jean Baptist Van Loo, Portrait of the Rt Rev Thomas Sherlock, Bishop of London 1678-1761, engraved by Simon Francois Ravenet, framed (loose),40 x 30cm. ...
Price Achieved: £.

302 :: Miniature portrait of the Honourable Harriet Ann daughter of Benjamin Baron Bloomfield, titled and inscribed en verso 'married 5 June 1833, Thomas Henry Kingscote, died 31 July 1901' oval case, framed, 5cm. Provenance: Private Collection, North Dorset...
Price Achieved: £.

303 :: Edward Vine, Rock and Cranesbill, acrylic on paper, framed, mounted and glazed, 35 x 30cm. ...
Price Achieved: £.

304 :: 19th Century, Quantity of framed maps to include Patagonia and the Falkland Islands and Bermuda. (3)...
Price Achieved: £.

305 :: A large machine made Iranian carpet, with blue and red fields, with floral border and centred by floral motifs, 4m x 2.9m...
Price Achieved: £250.00.

306 :: An early 20th century leopard skin coaching rug, brown backing, bearing label F. Butt Late Edwin Ward Naturalist And Furrier To H.R.H. The Prince Of Wales, 49 Wigmore St, London, with one other...
Price Achieved: £.

307 :: A red ground Qum carpet, 230cm x 160cm...
Price Achieved: £220.00.

308 :: A tan ground Caucasian carpet, 280cm x 200cm...
Price Achieved: £.

309 :: A Persian red ground carpet, Azerbaijan, 303cm x 160cm...
Price Achieved: £.

309A :: A fine William Morris style tapestry, black ground, 200cm x 140cm...
Price Achieved: £.

310 :: An Afghan rug with red field, multiple borders, with eleven stars flanked by twenty central lozenges, 147cm 252cm...
Price Achieved: £50.00.

311 :: An Afghan Hatchli rug with claret field, geometric border with two rectangular centres with internal patterning, 150cm x 198cm...
Price Achieved: £50.00.

312 :: A West Persian rug, blue fields, floral borders, the centre with multiple floral patterning, 7.5ft x 11ft...
Price Achieved: £130.00.

313 :: A west Persian runner, red fields with geometric borders, with three central lozenges surrounded by floral motifs, 6.5ft x 3.5ft, together with two prayer mats...
Price Achieved: £50.00.

314 :: A Persian carpet, blue and red fields, with geometric borders, centred by floral patterning, 12ft x 9ft...
Price Achieved: £240.00.