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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

389 :: A 19th century carved oak chest, panelled top with decorative carving, 51cmW x 40cmD x 43cmH...
Price Achieved: £240.00.

390 :: A 19th century walnut campaign chest, hinged lid above drawer, with brass carrying handles, raised on bracket feet, 68cmW x 39cmD x 36cmH...
Price Achieved: £100.00.

391 :: A 19th century French fruitwood corner cupboard, 87cmW x 198cmH...
Price Achieved: £100.00.

392 :: No Lot ...
Price Achieved: £.

393 :: A Georgian oak bureau, drop down front revealing internal compartments, above two short drawers over two long, raised on carved bracket feet, 79cmW x 46cmD x 104cmH...
Price Achieved: £220.00.

394 :: A 19th century glazed bookcase, with internal shelving, raised on block feet, 117.5cmW x 31cmD x 153cmH...
Price Achieved: £50.00.

395 :: An 18th century Dutch walnut chest of drawers, with geometric cross banding and central floral display, above four drawers with pilastered sides, raised on square section legs, in need of restoration, 87cmW x 55cmD x 83cmH...
Price Achieved: £110.00.

396 :: A late 19th century campaign day bed, raised on turned legs, 204cmW...
Price Achieved: £110.00.

397 :: A 19th century mahogany chest of drawers, two short over four graduating drawers, raised on shaped bracket feet, 113cmW x 54cmD x 141cmH...
Price Achieved: £70.00.

398 :: A 20th century mahogany rotating bookcase, the carved serpentine top above two tier shelving with carved side panels depicting parrots and corn, raised on four splayed feet, 36cmW x 35cmD x 71cmH...
Price Achieved: £30.00.

399 :: A Victorian mahogany and walnut stool, carved cabriole legs with floral upholstery...
Price Achieved: £20.00.

400 :: An Edwardian mahogany and satinwood inlay jardiniere, with drop in leather top to make a side table, raised on three splayed feet, 31cmDiam x 53cmH ...
Price Achieved: £30.00.

401 :: A 19th century mahogany butlers tray, 71cmW ...
Price Achieved: £180.00.

402 :: A Victorian mahogany towel rail, raised on four splayed legs carved with floral motifs, 61cmW...
Price Achieved: £45.00.

403 :: A George III style mahogany torchere / coat hanger, adapted from an 18th century bed post, 171.5cmH...
Price Achieved: £30.00.

404 :: A Georgian mahogany commode, the serpentine gallery and turned corners, shelf above drawer enclosing basin hole, raised on square legs, 61cmW x 46cmD x 79cmH...
Price Achieved: £300.00.

405 :: A Regency mahogany free standing coat stand, the two tiers of pegs on pierced baluster supports and scrolled legs, 91cmW x 159cmH...
Price Achieved: £260.00.

406 :: A Maltese casket of serpentine form, the domed cross banded top enclosing a velvet lined interior on bun feet, late 18th century, 30cm (11 13/16in)....
Price Achieved: £.

407 :: An Edwardian Arts & Crafts hammered brass fender, sloping body with tulips in relief, 142cmW...
Price Achieved: £50.00.