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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

147 :: H. B. Wright, 'The Boy' postal scale, c.1830, made by the 'Ball & Rod' maker design registration No.130 of 20 Dec 1839, having a tubular steelyard with interior sliding poise, with flat wirework gilded letter rack, supported by a kneeling boy holding aloft foliage, upon a Buhl style base...
Price Achieved: £670.00.

148 :: A 19th century barleycorn stained bone chess set, in a 19th century walnut and kingwood banded tea caddy, with a games board...
Price Achieved: £90.00.

149 :: A blue velvet and gilt metal sporting cap, embroidered to centre Flintshire 1921-22, with crossed hockey sticks...
Price Achieved: £.

150 :: A 19th century ivory letter opener, with folding steel blade, the handle engraved with an index for calculating 'stamps, cheques, notes, drafts, orders, bills, etc'...
Price Achieved: £.

151 :: A John Pearson Arts & Crafts copper circular plate, beaded hand beaten border, signed JP to base, 13cm, together with three Arts & Crafts copper pots bearing mark Harrods, one with lid, (4) ...
Price Achieved: £25.00.

152 :: Scottish interest - A Scottish cast iron plaque from the W & R Mushet Lounry Dalkieth depicting a profile bust of Robert Burns, after John Flaxman, the reverse dated 25th Jan 1859 etc. 35cm (13 25/32in)....
Price Achieved: £50.00.

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.

154 :: An 18th century French bronze figure of a boy riding a swan, 16cmH...
Price Achieved: £130.00.

154A :: After Mene, a bronze study of a spaniel, on earth form base...
Price Achieved: £.

155 :: A large French bronze figure of a sea bird riding the crest of a wave, wings outstretched and head diving, good patina to both bird and wave, raised on black stone plinth, engraved P. Limaux, wingspan 73cm x 39cmH...
Price Achieved: £.

155A :: After Cousteau, large pair of bronze studies of The Marley Horses, raised on naturalistic bases...
Price Achieved: £.

156 :: A pair of Victorian Derbyshire slate and specimen marble obelisk's, the tapering needles inlaid with various stones including Bluejon, malachite, fossil coral, agates and other marbles, on stepped bases, 33cmH...
Price Achieved: £420.00.

157 :: A Black Forrest miniature group of bears playing billiards in a tavern...
Price Achieved: £.

158 :: A German 18th century porcelain bust of Madam Du Barry, wearing a head scarf and facing to sinister, 60cmH, lacking socle ...
Price Achieved: £.

159 :: A Delftware costrel with a single spout and polychrome decoration with a flower within blue bands...
Price Achieved: £30.00.

160 :: A pair of continental majolica figures of Greyhounds, seated on yellow cushion, 67cmH...
Price Achieved: £700.00.

161 :: A pair of Regency style pine pelmets, carved depicting woven fern leaves...
Price Achieved: £50.00.

162 :: A 19th century copper studded pail, a 19th century twin handled pan, with a copper pan with iron handle...
Price Achieved: £70.00.

163 :: A Victorian Colebrookdale umbrella stand, 1860's, the pierced back plate surmounted by a bacchus mask, the twin division frame with a detachable drip plan on platform base, bears registration mark....
Price Achieved: £.

164 :: SCHMID, SEBASTIAN (1617-1696) Collectaneorum talmudicorum libri duo. Quorum prior de Sabbatho, posterior de Commixtis, Mischnas & Commentarios ad illas praecipuorum Rabbinorum cum Versione Latina exhibet. Published by Sumptibus Haeredum Friderici Lanckisii, Typis Johannis E. Hahnii, Lipsiae, 1670. Hebrew and Latin. S...
Price Achieved: £100.00.

165 :: The Savoy Cocktail Book, published by Constable & Company 1930, by Harry Cradock, some wear...
Price Achieved: £70.00.

166 :: Shakespeare, William. The Works Of. Imperial Edition, Edited By Charles Knight. London: J.S. Virtue and Co., ND. [C.1870]. 2 Vols, 2...
Price Achieved: £40.00.

167 :: AUGUSTINE, Saint Confessions Translated: and with some marginal notes illustrated by William Watts, Rector of St. Albans, John Norton, for John Partridge, 1631 ...
Price Achieved: £60.00.

168 :: The Historie of the Holy Warre, by Thomas Fuller, second edition, additional engraved title, engraved folding map, leather bound, front cover loose, Cambridge R.Daniel, 1640...
Price Achieved: £130.00.

169 :: William Barnes: ''Poems of Rural Life in the Dorset Dialect''; London 1903 Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co....
Price Achieved: £35.00.