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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

98 :: An Islamic tin glazed rose water sprinkler in the Iznik pallet, the baluster shaped bottle decorated with flower heads on a spreading circular foot, 26cm...
Price Achieved: £60.00.

99 :: Turkish Canakkale Pottery Ewer, 19th century, green glaze with applied moulded decoration and strap loop handles, 48cm. ...
Price Achieved: £240.00.

100 :: A nest of four early 20th century Chinese teak occasional tables, interwoven design to frieze, raised on square section legs, 49cmW x 38cmD x 66cmH...
Price Achieved: £360.00.

101 :: A 19th century Chinese Huanghuali and bone inlaid pot stand, depicting foo dogs and floral motifs, 43cmW x 43cmD x 72cmH...
Price Achieved: £.

102 :: A 19th century Oriental black lacquer games table, with gilt bordering depicting river scene, 77cmW x 77cmD x 70cmH...
Price Achieved: £10.00.

103 :: An early 20th century Chinese export side table, inset with Huanghuali and bone, depicting a domestic scene with floral motifs, with decorative carved supports depicting birds and fauna, raised on carved feet, 54cmW x 54cmD x 67cmH ...
Price Achieved: £260.00.

104 :: The body of a 19th century Chinese carved tortoiseshell card case, depicting a village scene in high relief, 9.5cm, together with a 19th century Chinese carved tortoiseshell deity figure pendant, 5cm, (3)...
Price Achieved: £90.00.

105 :: A 19th century carved Chinese Canton ivory needle case, depicting lovers amongst foliage and insects in high relief, 11.5cm...
Price Achieved: £420.00.

105A :: A 19th century Chinese cinnabar lacquer seal pot, 13cmDiam...
Price Achieved: £100.00.

106 :: 19th Century Chinese ivory puzzle ball chess set, modelled as Emperors and Empresses, elephants surmounted by a turret and mahout, knights on horseback, soldiers (some lacking weapons) etc., each raised on puzzle ball column and circular foot, (32) ...
Price Achieved: £360.00.

107 :: A 19th century Chinese jadeite and copper bangle, depicting dragoon and foo dog mask, mottled white and green jade, wrist diameter 5 3/4cm, 61g...
Price Achieved: £70.00.

108 :: A Chinese jade celadon/russet belt hook/seal, with Zauanshu script to base, carved depicting a sleeping foo dog on square plinth, 22mmW x 24mmH...
Price Achieved: £220.00.

109 :: A Chinese famile rose bowl of oval form, decorated with dignitaries, on a Chinese cut rosewood stand, Taokuang period (1821-1850)...
Price Achieved: £310.00.

110 :: A pair of early 20th century Chinese cloisonne vases, red ground with stylized fish, moths, and scrolling flowers, with gilt interior, raised on pierced wooden plinths, in their boxes, 25.5cmH...
Price Achieved: £90.00.

111 :: A matched pair of blue and white Chinese porcelain vases, 19th century copy of Kangxi (1662-1722) four character mark to base, decorated with Chinese dragons and floral motifs, each 30cmH. (2)...
Price Achieved: £380.00.

112 :: An Oriental Imari vase, fluted octagonal body painted depicting blue and red floral patterning with gilt finish, with flared neck, 24cmH...
Price Achieved: £220.00.

113 :: An 18th century Chinese Imari miniature teapot, the body of globular form with simple loop handle and straight spout, decorated in a typical palette with stylized chrysanthemum blooms and foliage, 10cmH...
Price Achieved: £110.00.

114 :: A 19th century Chinese Canton famille rose vase, decorated with lotus flowers, insects and gold ground, 24cmH...
Price Achieved: £90.00.

115 :: A pair of 19th century Chinese famille verte foo dogs (one ear chipped), raised on plinth, 22cmH...
Price Achieved: £170.00.

116 :: A 19th century Chinese silk, depicting a river boat and subjects, framed and glazed, 25 x 17cm...
Price Achieved: £30.00.

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.

118 :: A Japanese treen netsuke in the form of a fat rabbit clutching a vegetable...
Price Achieved: £60.00.

119 :: A Japanese hardwood okimono in the form of a grinning male mask with glass eyes...
Price Achieved: £30.00.

120 :: An 18th century Japanese Kakiemon-style decagonal bowl, bird to centre with panels to the interior and exterior containing stylized flowers and vases, minor frits to the rim, 14cmW, with a 19th century Chinese small lidded pot, with painted top and Xuande four character mark to base, 7cmW, together with a...
Price Achieved: £340.00.

121 :: Toyokuni I (1769-1825). An early 19th century Japanese woodblock print of The Kabuki Actor Iwai Kumesaburo playing as Segawa. (38cm x 25cm)....
Price Achieved: £25.00.