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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

315 :: A large light oak cased mantel or bracket clock with arched top, stepped base and brass bun feet, large convex silvered dial with attractive steel hands behind a cast brass bezel, the movement having quarter hour ting-tang chiming and stamped W&H for the German manufacturer Winterhal...
Price Achieved: £25.00.

316 :: An Art Deco brass time piece, the blue mirrored glass face above a stepped rectangular base, 19cmH, and an Art Deco oak and chrome time piece of cube form, 13cmH...
Price Achieved: £60.00.

317 :: A late 19th/early 20th century banjo aneroid barometer by Benjamin Gaunt & Sons of Barnsley, with ivorine register plates on a carved oak back plate, 86cmH...
Price Achieved: £45.00.

318 :: A late 19th century French carriage clock, enamelled face (cracked) with Roman and Arabic numerals, with multi-piece corniche bevel glazed case with hinged carrying handle, 11.5cmH...
Price Achieved: £25.00.

319 :: An Edwardian large silver plated Goliath pocket watch, by Andrew Barrett & Sons of Piccadilly London, the white enamelled dial painted with black Roman numerals, with subsidiary seconds hand, held within an oak and silver framed case by Andrew Barrett & Sons, London 1902, watch 13.5cm diameter, ca...
Price Achieved: £1200.00.

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.

321 :: An 18th century oak cased eight day longcase clock, the twelve inch arch top dial signed John Hallifax, Barnsley, the face with Roman numerals and outer Arabic numerals, with subsidiary second hand, pierced brass spandrels, the later oak case carved with grape and vines...
Price Achieved: £300.00.

322 :: A Regency style circular mirror, gilt bordering with laurel wreath outer rim, 80cmDiam...
Price Achieved: £45.00.

323 :: An early 20th century Arts & Crafts copper framed Newlyn style mirror, with Glasgow school decoration of stylized Mackintosh roses centred by Ruskin style green quarter squares, with hearts and water birds wading in wetlands, probably retailed by Liberty & Co. the bottom left initialle...
Price Achieved: £500.00.

324 :: A 19th century mahogany toilet mirror, of oval form with scrolled supports above a serpentine base with hinged compartment, 65cmH...
Price Achieved: £25.00.

325 :: A Regency toilet mirror, of shield form with scrolling supports above three serpentine fronted drawers, raised on stepped bracket feet, 44cmW x 21cmD x 62cmH...
Price Achieved: £25.00.

326 :: A Victorian toilet mirror, of rectangular form with turned supports above three drawers, raised on ball feet, 53cmW x 22cmD x 57cmH...
Price Achieved: £50.00.

327 :: A set of eight George III mahogany dining chairs, rectangular backs with foliate carved vertical splat's, above upholstered seats on square tapered legs...
Price Achieved: £470.00.

328 :: A 19th century Harlequin set of five elm spindle back dining chairs, with rush seats, turned legs and turned stretcher, comprising one carver chair...
Price Achieved: £180.00.

329 :: A pair of early Victorian oak hall chairs in Jacobethan taste...
Price Achieved: £45.00.

330 :: A pair of Georgian mahogany shield back dining chairs, the top rail carved with wheat and ribbon, upholstered in leather and raised on square section tapering legs...
Price Achieved: £160.00.

331 :: A Victorian colonial ladies chair, rosewood, late 19th century, probably Ceylonese, the arched panelled back carved and pierced with foliate Arabesque designs, drop in seat on cabriole legs (replaced finial)....
Price Achieved: £.

332 :: An Edwardian gentleman's armchair, upholstered in blue hide on turned legs...
Price Achieved: £180.00.

333 :: A Victorian walnut button back ladies armchair, carved frame, raised on castors...
Price Achieved: £75.00.

334 :: A Regency pine porter's chair, the swan neck crest above a rectangular upholstered back with wings and scrolled arms above an upholstered seat, above an apron drawer on turned legs with later castors...
Price Achieved: £860.00.

335 :: A Victorian walnut gentleman's button back armchair, scrolling arms and raised on cabriole legs, overstuffed seat, upholstered in scarlet material, raised on castors...
Price Achieved: £70.00.

336 :: A pair of Edwardian Sheraton revival mahogany and satinwood button back open armchairs, cream and green upholstered floral cushions, on square section tapering legs, raised on brass castors...
Price Achieved: £110.00.

337 :: A Regency oak hall chair, with painted crest, depicting a broken sword and key, on moulded back, raised on turned legs, in need of restoration Provenance: By direct family descent of the Cheetham family of Eyford House...
Price Achieved: £20.00.

338 :: A Victorian walnut tub chair, moulded back, raised on carved cabriole legs, upholstered in floral fabric...
Price Achieved: £80.00.

339 :: A Victorian bergere elm tub chair, the swept cane back with spindle side supports above tuned legs, with cushioned seat...
Price Achieved: £120.00.