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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

170 :: William Barnes: ''Poems of Rural Life''; London 1868, Macmillan & Co.First Edition....
Price Achieved: £55.00.

171 :: Wagner (Richard). The Ring of the Nibling The Rhinegold - Prelude, The Valkyrie: First Day of the Trilogy, Siegfried: Second Day of the Trilogy, The Twilight of the Gods: Third Day of the Trilogy, translated by Frederick Jameson. London, Schott & Co. (4)....
Price Achieved: £.

172 :: DAVIES, Thomas. MEMOIRS OF THE LIFE OF DAVID GARRICK. Interspersed with Characters and Anecdotes of His Theatrical Contemporaries. The Whole Forming a History of the Stage, which Includes a Period of Thirty-Six Years. In two volumes. London 1780. Full calf binding. (2)...
Price Achieved: £.

173 :: HAVERGAL, Frances Ridley.LIFE MOSAIC The Ministry of Song and Under The Surface, London 1883 with twelve colour illustrations; LIFE CHORDS With My Song Will I Praise Him, London, James Nisbet & Co with twelve colour illustrations; (2). ...
Price Achieved: £.

174 :: Cook's Voyage in three volumes and original full calf binding. From the Library of Francis Gardner-Brown. ''A Voyage to the Pacific Ocean. Undertaken by the Command of his Majesty, for making Discoveries in the Northern Hemisphere.'' Performed under the direction of Captains Cook, Clerke, and ...
Price Achieved: £480.00.

175 :: SHAFTESBURY, Anthony Ashley Cooper, Earl of (1671-1713) Characteristics of Men, manners, opinions, times : in three volumes.Vol I ''A Letter Concerning Enthusiasm''; Vol II ''An Inquiry Concerning Virtue and Merit''; and Vol III Miscellaneous Reflections. published in 1794. Bound in original binding with ...
Price Achieved: £30.00.

176 :: Burke, Edmund - Reflections on the Revolution in France and on the Proceedings in Certain Societies in London, 2nd edition, original binding in calf, London, Dodsley 1790....
Price Achieved: £10.00.

177 :: The New English Theatre, Vol V, published 1776 printed for J.Rivington & Sons etc to include Congreve, William The Way Of The World. A Comedy; Howard, Sir Robert. The Committee or, the Faithful Irishman; Johnson, Ben Every Man in his Humour; Mr Farquhar, The Beaux Strategem; Congreve, Willia...
Price Achieved: £15.00.

178 :: Red-Gauntlet (1824) is a Historical Novel by Sir Walter Scott: Set in Dumfries, Scotland in 1765, and described by Magnus Magnusson (a point first made by Andrew Lang) as ''in a sense, the most autobiographical of Scott`s Novels. It describes the beginnings of a fictional third Jacobite Rebelli...
Price Achieved: £10.00.

179 :: Hooke, Nathaniel. An Account of the Conduct of the Dowager Duchess of Marlborough, from her first coming to Court, to the Year 1710, George Hawkins, 1742; original calf binding....
Price Achieved: £100.00.

180 :: No Lot ...
Price Achieved: £.

181 :: The Handy -Volume Shakspeare : Complete 13 Volume Set in Original Box. Shakespeare, William. Published by Bradbury, Agnew & Co, Bouverie Street, London. Complete Set in 13 Pocket-Size Volumes of the Works of William Shakespeare. In Original Green Cloth-covered Cardboard Box with ''Shakspeare'...
Price Achieved: £25.00.

182 :: JOYCE (JEREMIAH) Scientific Dialogues Intended for the Instruction and Entertainment of Young People: in which the First Principles of Natural And Experimental Philosophy are Fully Explained,Volumes I to V and Volume VII (A Companion), first edition, engraved plates, quarter bound, 1818, London, Charles ...
Price Achieved: £60.00.

183 :: Carnet D'Un Mondain Gazette Parisienne, Anecdotique Et Curieuse Par Etincelle. Published by Edouard Rouveyre, Paris 1881. Illustrated with colour and monochrome plates, quarter binding in calf. ...
Price Achieved: £5.00.

184 :: Sweet white wines Including some old Sauternes/Barsac 1998 Bonnezeaux Les Mellereusses Rene Renou (4x500ml) ...
Price Achieved: £25.00.

185 :: 2010 Terre Rosse Primitivo di Salento, Fortunato (12) A lovely wine from the south of Italy - big, bold and warming flavours of ripe dark fruits. An excellent winter wine. ...
Price Achieved: £40.00.

186 :: 2010 Terre Rosse Primitivo di Salento, Fortunato (12) A lovely wine from the south of Italy - big, bold and warming flavours of ripe dark fruits. An excellent winter wine. ...
Price Achieved: £50.00.

187 :: 2010 Terre Rosse Primitivo di Salento, Fortunato (12) A lovely wine from the south of Italy - big, bold and warming flavours of ripe dark fruits. An excellent winter wine. ...
Price Achieved: £50.00.

188 :: 2010 Terre Rosse Primitivo di Salento, Fortunato (12) A lovely wine from the south of Italy - big, bold and warming flavours of ripe dark fruits. An excellent winter wine. ...
Price Achieved: £50.00.

188A :: 1994 Ch. Branaire-Ducru, St Julien (4 botts) ''Recognised as one of the more charming wines of the vintage, this wine manages to avoid the tough tannins so evident in other property's offerings. Soft, dark fruit flavours, toasty oak and a touch of spice intertwine in this superb effort'' (BBR)....
Price Achieved: £55.00.

189 :: 1953 Chateau Croizet Bages, Pauillac (1) Good label. Ch...
Price Achieved: £40.00.

189A :: Domaine du Mas Blanc hors d age, vieilli en sostrera, Banyul (4 botts) A magnificent old sweet red wine full of dark red fruit flavours - fantastic as an alternative to Port or as a sticky red to go with the Christmas pudding ...
Price Achieved: £35.00.

190 :: 1966 Chateau Calon Segur, St Estephe (1) ''Fullish colour. Well-matured. Quite sensual and evolved on the nose but not reduced. Fullish, ripe and mellow. Merlot in evidence. This is rich and opulent....Long on the palate. Holding up well. Most attractive. Very good indeed.'' Clive Coates M....
Price Achieved: £40.00.

190A :: 2004 Chassagne Montrachet 1er Cru Champs Gains J-M Pillot (4 botts) A fully mature, oaky and nutty white from a brilliant grower in the heart of the Cotes de Beaune ...
Price Achieved: £55.00.

191 :: 1952 Chateau Coutet, Barsac (1) Into Shoulder. Bearing a torn label. Label is a Harvey's of Bristol label stating ''shipped and bottled by John Harvey & Sons'' - capsule whole and also bearing Harvey's stamp. ...
Price Achieved: £30.00.