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22nd Jun 2017 Fine Art & Antiques, Wine, Clothing & Textiles

Sale Catalogue

Featured Lots

329 :: Sir Thomas Lawrence, PRA, FSRA (1750-1829, British ) Charles Abbot, 1st Baron Colchester PC, FRS 1757-1829, oil on canvas, 62 x 75cm There is an identical portrait of the same sitter By Sir Thomas Lawrece, PRA in the Parlimentary Art Collection at Westminster, Accession number: WOA 2725 and given by...
Price Achieved:
£5500.00.

575 :: A pair of 18th Century curtain panels beautifully decorated throughout with crewel work depicting flower and fruit laden trees. There is a hand-written label in the corner of one of the panels giving the following information: 'Bed-curtain worked by Edith Stickland (born Ironside) wife o...
Price Achieved:
£2300.00.

235 :: A Japanese sword with a brass and leather hilt complete with a leather scabbard, three Japanese characters engraved on the ricasso, 86cmL...
Price Achieved:
£2100.00.

391 :: A 17th century style oak full tester bed, late 19th/early 20th century, stamped D.K, 160 x 210 x 199cmH...
Price Achieved:
£1450.00.

358 :: Sawsadi Tantisuk (1925-2009, Thai), Fishing Boats, watercolour on paper, signed bottom right, framed and glazed with museum glass, 44 x 60cm Often considered one of the most important Thai artists in recent history. Tantisuk studied at the academy of fine arts in Rome and went on to be named the national artist...
Price Achieved:
£1400.00.

107 :: A Jaeger-LeCoultre Atmos clock, with white circular dial, in gilt metal case with clear glass panels for Tiffany & Co, 22cmH...
Price Achieved:
£1300.00.

84 :: An extensive table service of flatware, reeded Old English pattern by Edward Viner of Sheffield, 1930s, for twelve place settings, including table knives, dessert knives, table forks, dessert forks, soup spoons, dessert spoons, table spoons, fish eaters, a soup ladle and carving set, minor losses...
Price Achieved:
£1250.00.

9 :: An early 20th century 18ct gold and five stone diamond engagement ring...
Price Achieved:
£840.00.

439 :: A late Victorian three seater sofa upholstered in blue damask, 208 x 60cmH...
Price Achieved:
£760.00.

11 :: A quantity of gold jewellery including a 9ct ladies bangle, a 9ct gold gate bracelet with a heart-shaped padlock, a 9ct square link necklace, a Victorian yellow metal and single seed pearl brooch with hair insert, a plain wedding ring and two gold lockets...
Price Achieved:
£750.00.

 

Full Catalogue

310 :: Circle of William Powell Frith (1819-1909, British) The Tambourine Girl, oil on canvas, indistinctly initialled lower right, 24 x 19cm Born in Aldfield, North Yorkshire, Frith was encouraged to take up art by his father, a hotelier in Harrogate. He moved to London in 1835 where he began his formal a...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

311 :: Follower of Bernardo Strozzi (1582-1644, Italian) The Madonna and Child, oil on board, framed, 25 x 20cm Strozzi was born in Genoa. He was probably not related to the other Strozzi family. In 1598, at the age of 17, he joined a Capuchin monastery, a reform branch of the Franciscan order. When his fathe...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

312 :: English School, 20th Century, Portrait of an elegant lady in a lace shawl standing before Arts and Crafts wallpaper, signed with a monogram lower left, oil on canvas, 60 x 50cm...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

313 :: Attributed to Baron Jean Gudin (1802-1880) Bathing Machines on the beach with horses and bathers, circa 830, oil on canvas, framed (loose) 23 x 31cm The bathing machine was a device, popular in the 18th and 19th centuries, to allow people to change out of their usual clothes, possibly change into s...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

314 :: Attributed to Thomas Hosmer Shepherd (1792-1864, British) The Exeter Exchange, popularly known as Exeter Change, watercolour and body colour on paper, framed, mounted and glazed, initials 'HB' monogramed lower right, 23 x 33cm Engraved by T. Barber. Jones & Co. Temple of the Muses, Finsbury Square, London,...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

315 :: Attributed to John Warwick Smith (1749-1831, British, ) Port of Rio Marina, Island of Elba Italy, watercolour on paper 14 x 22 cm ...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

316 :: W. Bingham, dated 1913, Portrait of Sir Winston Churchill, oil on canvas, 46 x 31cm ...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

317 :: Attributed to David Teniers II (Flemish, 1610-1690) Peasants Making Music in a Tavern, oil on canvas, re laid,unframed, 64 x 76 cm. ...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

318 :: Anthony Devas (1911-1958, British) Portrait of Sir Frank Guy CLAVERING Fison, 1892-1985, oil on canvas, signed and dated '53' upper left in paint, 90 x 70 cm. Sir Frank Guy Clavering Fison (11 December 1892 - 13 April 1985) was an English Conservative Party politician. He was the MP for Woodbridge ...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

319 :: Portrait of Sir Brook W. Bridge Bt., Later Lord Fitzwaller (1801-1875,British) dated 1st April 1888, oil on ivory, 7 x 6 cm Brook William Bridges, 1st Baron FitzWalter (2 June 1801 - 6 December 1875), known as Sir Brook Bridges, Bt, between 1829 and 1875, was a British peer and politici...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

320 :: English School, 19th Century, A Harvest Scene with gleaners resting in the foreground and a Village Beyond, oil on canvas, 56 x 92cm ...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

321 :: Henry Harris Brown, RP, NPS (1864 - 1948, British, ) Portrait of Edward Stuart Talbot, 1844-1934, bishop successively of Rochester, Southwark, and Winchester, signed and dated 1908 and further inscribed on the reverse ''Edward Talbot Bishop Southwark/Harris Brown/pinx 1908'', oil on ...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

322 :: Dutch School, late 18th century, A Dutch Landscape with figures by a shrine, oil on metal, 22 x 16cm...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

323 :: Henry M Cooper ( 1842-1872, British,) Near Torquay, Main Road, Devon, inscribed en verso 'Near Torquay, Main Road, Devon', dated 1910 and signed on front lower right, oil on canvas, 76 x 63cm...
Price Achieved: £250.00.

324 :: Attributed to Reynaud Le Vieux (1613-1694, French) The Virgin and Child with St Anne and St John the Baptist, oil on canvas, 64 x 76cm...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

325 :: Attributed to George Wright (1860-1942,British ) A pair of coaching scenes, watercolour and brown and grey wash, 16 x 26cm ...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

326 :: Dutch School, 18th century, River landscape, indistinctly signed and dated 1701, etching on paper, 20 x 15cm...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

327 :: Lemuel Francis Abbott (1760-1802, British) Portrait of Captain George Burdett, RN, circa. 1774-1832, in full dress,76 x 64cm Abbott, Lemuel Francis [Samuel] (1760/61-1802), portrait painter, was the elder son of a clergyman in Leicestershire-probably the Revd Lemuel Abbott (d. 1776), curate of Anstey, l...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

328 :: Circle of Bessie Bamber (1870-1910, British ) A Choir of Cats, circa 1900s, oil on canvas, framed, 94 x 43cm Bessie Bamber worked in oils and specialised in painting cats, kittens and occasionally puppies. She usually painted on porcelain or opaline glass, and sometimes on a polished mahogany p...
Price Achieved: £700.00.

329 :: Sir Thomas Lawrence, PRA, FSRA (1750-1829, British ) Charles Abbot, 1st Baron Colchester PC, FRS 1757-1829, oil on canvas, 62 x 75cm There is an identical portrait of the same sitter By Sir Thomas Lawrece, PRA in the Parlimentary Art Collection at Westminster, Accession number: WOA 2725 and given by...
Price Achieved: £5500.00.

330 :: Sydney S. Morrish (1836-1894, British) An elegant lady wearing a white silk dress and gloves, a bonnet with a pink parasol holding a Manchester terrier puppy, oil on canvas, framed, signed lower left and dated 1870, 55 x 40cm This lively, spirited dog breed is a true terrier. Bred in Manchester, En...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

331 :: Robert Muller (1773- c.1800,British ) Portrait of the Rt Rev John Douglas, DD, Lord Bishop of Salisbury 1721-1807, inscribed on plaque 'Rt Rev John Douglas, DD, Lord Bishop of Sarum, 1791', oil on canvas, 127 x 101cm Provenance By Direct Family descent Notes Douglas, John (1721-1807), bishop of ...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

332 :: German School, 17th century, Portrait of a merchant holding an ornate ivory staff, oil on canvas, 76 x 64cm The Staff shown is possibly a carved ivory figure, its style suggests a date from the mid 17th century. The staff is likely to be Netherlandsih and seems to be related stylistically to...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

333 :: English School, 18th century, A gentleman angler presenting his catch to a young lady, circa 1750's, oil on canvas, 56 x 46cm The invention of the reel was a crucial development as far as salmon fishing was concerned and if you would like to read more about that, we would suggest taking a look at ...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

334 :: English School, 19th century, Portrait of an angler with his catch on a river bank, circa 1870, oil on canvas, 64 x 51cm The impact of the Industrial Revolution was first felt in the manufacture of fly lines. Instead of anglers twisting their own lines - a laborious and time-consuming process ...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.