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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

73 :: A 1920's ceramic ashtray by James Greene & Nephew Ltd, transfer decorated 'Join The British Field Sports Society', with hunting, shooting and fishing panels, together with a glass ashtray, transfer decorated with a lady golfer. (2)...
Price Achieved: £.

74 :: A pair of mid 19th century Meissen 'Blue Onion Pattern' chocolate cups, cover and saucer, with gilt finish, 13cmH Crossed swords to base and body of bowls and cups, together with numbers 96 and B43 and P43...
Price Achieved: £60.00.

75 :: A 19th century Zsolnay Pecs reticulated majolica goblet, Hungarian, decorated with blue and gilt pierced design, mark imprinted on base, dated 1887-1889, 14cmH. ...
Price Achieved: £80.00.

76 :: A continental majolica wall charger, in the form of a scallop shell, encrusted with naturalistic sea urchins, anemone, and sea weed, probably Portuguese ...
Price Achieved: £60.00.

77 :: Karl Ens porcelain, Song bird group figurine, Ens mark to base, damage to beak of one bird, 22cmL. ...
Price Achieved: £.

78 :: La Fontinelle, Bizonjacht, Art Deco, crackled cream glaze, 'AMC' mark on base, 42cmL. ...
Price Achieved: £.

79 :: A Robin Welch studio pottery stoneware bowl, impressed mark, 11.5cm Diam, together with another bowl signed to base, and a stoneware vase unmarked. (3)...
Price Achieved: £5.00.

80 :: Katherine Pleydell-Bouverie (British, 1895-1985) Vase, white glaze, incised patterning, impressed potter`s seal, 10cm, plus another brown glazed jug attributed to the same artist. (2)...
Price Achieved: £80.00.

81 :: Katherine Pleydell-Bouverie (British, 1895-1985) Vase, blue glazed with fluted patterning, impressed potter`s seal, 13cm. ...
Price Achieved: £90.00.

82 :: Katherine Pleydell-Bouverie (British, 1895-1985) Jug, green glazed, incised fluted patterning, impressed potter`s seal, 13cm. ...
Price Achieved: £25.00.

83 :: Katherine Pleydell-Bouverie (British, 1895-1985) Vase, green glaze, incised fluted patterning, impressed potter`s seal, 14cm. ...
Price Achieved: £80.00.

84 :: Katherine Pleydell-Bouverie (British, 1895-1985)Amphora Vase, blue glaze, three handles (one repaired), incised patterning, impressed potter`s seal, 19cm, plus one other green glazed pot attributed to the same artist. ...
Price Achieved: £40.00.

85 :: A continental cranberry glass plate, circular, early 19th century, 29cm...
Price Achieved: £30.00.

86 :: A 19th century French glass scent bottle, with silver collar above foliate etched body, and stopper, with three other scent bottles...
Price Achieved: £15.00.

87 :: Five Victorian scrolling etched sherry glasses, with four Victorian wine glasses en suite, a pair of Edwardian century cut glass wine glasses of squat form, four Victorian swirl pattern port glasses, and a pair of Victorian cut glass Stuart glasses...
Price Achieved: £5.00.

88 :: A pair of 19th century Indian salts, each made up of thirty three silver Fanam coins, decorated in foliate-scroll, pierced, with a hardwood bowl to centre, raised on three feet, 3 1/4cmH...
Price Achieved: £.

89 :: An Indian hardwood and bone inlaid octagonal table top, early 20th century, inlaid with arabesque's, peacocks, and insects, within herringbone borders, 52cm...
Price Achieved: £120.00.

90 :: An 19th century Nepalese brass figure of Bodhisattva Padmapani Lokeshvara, figure standing on a lotus throne, right hand in Varada Mudra gesture, the copper base carved with floral design, 55cmH...
Price Achieved: £100.00.

91 :: A 19th century Burmese carved brass charger, with multi borders depicting deity figures and serpents, 54cmDiam...
Price Achieved: £.

92 :: African Venda Tribe Pot, early 20th century, Zimbabwe/S. A Border, graphite burnished red and black, 14cmH. ...
Price Achieved: £20.00.

93 :: African Shona Tribe burnished pot, early colonial period, Karanga/Roswi peoples of Zimbabwe/ Mozanbique, 15cmH. ...
Price Achieved: £25.00.

94 :: Turkana Tribe African Headrest, Northern Kenya/ South Sudan, c. 1930's, 20cmH. ...
Price Achieved: £15.00.

95 :: A pair of African ivory carvings of female heads, second quarter 20th century, 13.5cmH, and an African tusk vase carved with a female head, 17.5cmH...
Price Achieved: £320.00.

96 :: A 19th century Tunisian copper and brass serving bowl, hand beaten decoration to centre, scrolling brass handles, 45cmDiam...
Price Achieved: £30.00.

97 :: A Persian 18th century tinned plate, circular, decorated with a central sunburst within calligraphic borders, and a waved rim, together with an 18th century brass candlestick engraved with Arabic calligraphy ...
Price Achieved: £140.00.