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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

122 :: A Victorian oil lamp with cranberry etched shade, pink enamelled reservoir painted with floral pattern, above Corinthian column to turned base, 68cmH...
Price Achieved: £170.00.

123 :: A Victorian brass oil lamp, with frosted moulded shade, with Hinks patent Benetfink gas burner, with gadrooned and turned base, 54cmH...
Price Achieved: £.

124 :: A Victorian oil lamp, with a fine etched shade with floral displays, a blue stain moulded reservoir and brass Duplex burner, above a cast iron square base moulded with cherub masks and decorative scrolling pattern with gilt finish, 56cmH...
Price Achieved: £100.00.

125 :: A Victorian serpentine marble baluster lamp, late 19th century, with considerable red striations and gilt metal mounts, 48cmH....
Price Achieved: £180.00.

126 :: A Louis XVI style gilt metal and marble table lamp in the form of a Corinthian column, late 19th century, the square marble base supporting a figure of a young child writing 'Amo' onto the column, 55cmH ...
Price Achieved: £170.00.

127 :: A late Victorian Messenger and Sons of Birmingham Oil Lamp with a Zsolnay Pecs body. Persian pattern. With ovoid griffin cast metal mounts. 46cm (18 7/64in) x 18cm (7 3/32in). ...
Price Achieved: £440.00.

128 :: A pair of mid Victorian brass and gilt wall gasolliers in the manner of Dr Christopher Dresser, cast with stylized flower heads and foliate tendrils, on adjustable circular back plates, bearing registration marks, 36cm...
Price Achieved: £.

129 :: A pair of early 20th century cast brass twin wall lights, with electric filaments, ribbon bow and draped tastle form, with a Hinks brass candlestick, and a silver plated candlestick...
Price Achieved: £30.00.

130 :: A pair of 20th century brass and aluminium candlesticks, made from race horse shoes, 23cm...
Price Achieved: £30.00.

131 :: An Empire giltwood and painted torch candlabrum circa 1800 of baluster form with a triform base, the fluted frame with foliate decoration, adapted as an electric lampstand. 177cm (69 11/16in)H....
Price Achieved: £180.00.

132 :: An early Victorian Jennens & Bettridge mother of pearl inlaid papier mache tray, scrolling rim and stamped to base Jennens & Buttridge, Makers To The Queen, circa 1840, 72.5cmW ...
Price Achieved: £50.00.

133 :: An early Victorian papier mache tray, of serpentine form, painted in gilt depicting flowers, 69cmW...
Price Achieved: £10.00.

134 :: An aesthetics late 19th century burr walnut writing slope, the fitted interior with pen tray and concealed drawers though missing the inkwells. ...
Price Achieved: £40.00.

135 :: A Victorian coromandel and brass strung dresser chest, the hinged lid fitted with stationary holder, enclosing a fitted interior with lift-out tray with silver mounted (unmarked) glass scent bottles, jars and pots, by William Halstaff & Thomas Charles Hannaford, 228 Regent St, London, circa 1860, ...
Price Achieved: £.

136 :: Early 20th Century travelling suitcase of toughened animal hide and bamboo bracings, suede handle, 85cm x 25cm x 48cm. Internal fittings....
Price Achieved: £40.00.

137 :: A George III mahogany and brass bound artist box by Reeves & Inwood, circa 1800, the compartmental interior above a drawer with fitted tray for blocks of paint, bearing the makers label, 41cmW x 32cmD x 13cmH...
Price Achieved: £420.00.

138 :: A fine crocodile skin vanity case with silver accessories by Alexander Clark & Co. Ltd., London 1923, brown crocodile skin case with brass locks and catches, the lid opening to reveal salmon silk lined interior with side pockets filled with glass jars and bottles (one broken) of assorted ...
Price Achieved: £300.00.

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.

140 :: A.W. Avery gilt brass 'The Beatrice' needle case by William Lewis, 1867, engraved with foliate scrolling throughout, 2.5cm x 5cm...
Price Achieved: £80.00.

141 :: A George III brass waxjack, with a spring loaded mechanism, on a tapered column and pierced circular foot with loop handle ...
Price Achieved: £40.00.

142 :: A Victorian 'Prince Albert's Safety Box Vesta Holder', the circular cover decorated with the national flowers and another similar with floral decoration, (2)...
Price Achieved: £35.00.

143 :: A Victorian gilt metal vesta vase in the form of a Boxer dog head, 4cm...
Price Achieved: £150.00.

144 :: A 19th century Russian travelling four-fold brass religious icon, 18cmH, with a Russian silver cross, carved in high relief depicting religious scenes, 10cmH...
Price Achieved: £130.00.

145 :: An early 20th century bronze serpent candle stick, in the manner of Edgar Brandt, 15cmH...
Price Achieved: £10.00.

146 :: A late 18th/early 19th century miniature landscape if a castle with figures, with an embossed and pierced paper border, 9 x 6cm...
Price Achieved: £.