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16th May 2019 Fine Art and Antiques

Sale Catalogue

Featured Lots

450 :: Dame Laura Knight RA, RWS, RE, RWA, PSWA, DBE (1877-1970), The Bathing Pool, gouache on paper, signed and dated lower right 'Laura Knight '12', 45.5x66cm. Provenance: the painting was purchased by the vendor...
Price Achieved:
£36000.00.

94 :: A fine Gentleman's 18ct Gold Pasha de Cartier BRACELET Watch CIRCA late 1990s, REF 2392, ENGINE TURNED SILVER DIAL, APPLIED ARABIC NUMERALS, SWORD HANDS, DATE APERTURE. Cartier box. *Weight gross 156g. Movement: 27J, automatic, cal 191. Case: Diameter approx 39mm, rotating bezel, sapphir...
Price Achieved:
£4500.00.

551 :: A George I carved walnut side chair with upholstered back and stuffover seat on cabriole legs, foliate carved knees and paw feet Provenance: from the estate of Elizabeth Pepys-Cockerell, whose husband John was a descendant of the diarist Samuel Pepys. His ancestors had a long associati...
Price Achieved:
£4100.00.

477 :: Attributed to William Verelest. Portrait of John Cockerell, three-quarter-length, in blue coat with gun dog and dead game, a landscape beyond, an old paper backing with inscriptions en verso, oil on canvas, 125x99cm Provenance: from the estate of Elizabeth Pepys-Cockerell, whose husband John was a ...
Price Achieved:
£4000.00.

249 :: A pair of George III silver candlesticks, by John Scofield, London 1796, the separate bob...
Price Achieved:
£3400.00.

248 :: A pair of George III silver candlesticks, by John Scofield, London 1796, the separate bobeches with gadrooned edge, on cylindrical stems, each decorated with bands of acanthus leaves, on circular foot, the foot and bobeche crested, 32.5cmH Provenance: from the estate of Elizabeth Pepys-Cocke...
Price Achieved:
£3250.00.

446 :: Doug Hyde (b.1972), On Top of the World, pastel, signed lower left, inscribed by the artist to verso 'I wish all who see this much happiness, smiles and may it let you drift away to feel on top of the world, best wishes, Doug Hyde', 49.5x36.5cm Provenance: purchased by the vendor fro...
Price Achieved:
£3200.00.

18 :: A 18ct gold Boodles diamond bracelet, approx 3ct of diamonds ...
Price Achieved:
£3000.00.

445 :: Mary Fedden OBE RA (British, 1915-2012), Resting cat, watercolour and collage on hand-made paper, signed lower right 'Fedden 1985', 20x23cm ...
Price Achieved:
£3000.00.

466 :: Follower of Van Dyck, 18th century, The Mocking of Christ, oil on canvas. Probably painted from a print, being the mirror image of Van Dyck's Mocking of Christ in the Princeton University Art Museum. Christie's stock numbers in chalk to stretcher. Provenance: purchased at Christie's and th...
Price Achieved:
£2600.00.

 

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276 :: A pair of plated wine coasters, pierced sides and wavy edge with bead moulding, 12.5cmD, together with another with chased foliate edge, 18cmD Provenance: from the estate of Elizabeth Pepys-Cockerell, whose husband John was a descendant of the diarist Samuel Pepys. His ancestors had a long...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

277 :: A pair of silver plated wine coasters, 14cmD ...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

278 :: Three silver plated wine coasters, with chased foliate borders ...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

279 :: A white metal stork on brass base, 27cmH, in need of repair ...
Price Achieved: £480.00.

280 :: A Victorian rosewood desk set, the mother of pearl inlaid top opening from the centre to reveal pen holder, two inkwells, and small covered well for nibs, drawer to base, 24cmW ...
Price Achieved: £80.00.

281 :: An early 20th century heavy glass inkwell of square section, with brass rim, 9.8cmH ...
Price Achieved: £25.00.

282 :: A 19th century oak cased three decanter Tantalus by Betjemann's having silver plated mounts and makers stamp to side, complete with the three faceted cut glass decanters with silver labels ...
Price Achieved: £40.00.

283 :: A late 19th century mahogany specimen chest with five graduating drawers below a locking lid with brass carry handle, the lid with rebated brass hooks to either side, 30x22.5x27cmH ...
Price Achieved: £120.00.

284 :: A mahogany specimen chest, three short drawers over four pairs of two drawers, with pen slide to right hand side ...
Price Achieved: £75.00.

285 :: A Victorian mahogany lazy susan, the tray top on a spreading circular foot, 40.5cmD ...
Price Achieved: £80.00.

286 :: An oval two handled mahogany tray Provenance: from the estate of Elizabeth Pepys-Cockerell, whose husband John was a descendant of the diarist Samuel Pepys. His ancestors had a long association with Sezincote in Gloucestershire ...
Price Achieved: £15.00.

287 :: An 18th century blonde tortoiseshell oval box, the hinged cover with coloured gold piqu...
Price Achieved: £100.00.

288 :: A 19th century tortoisehell cigarette case of rectangular form, the hinged lid with silver mounted crests and the monogram 'AE' united by cord, 9cmL; a painted casket, the sides painted with running stags, 14cmH; and a small leather bound miniature bookshelf with four faux books, each with a sli...
Price Achieved: £160.00.

289 :: A 19th century bone and baleen walking cane with turned knop, 90cmL Provenance: from the estate of Elizabeth Pepys-Cockerell, whose husband John was a descendant of the diarist Samuel Pepys. His ancestors had a long association with Sezincote in Gloucestershire ...
Price Achieved: £200.00.

290 :: A fruit wood walking cane, a carved dragon mask with bead in mouth above a twisted neck; three other canes with mother of pearl inlays, two of which have snakes entwined; and one other with amber inlaid to the knop; each approx. 100cmL (5) Provenance: from the estate of Elizabeth Pepys...
Price Achieved: £90.00.

291 :: A collection of 14 polished hardstone and mineral specimen eggs, and one blown glass egg ...
Price Achieved: £50.00.

292 :: A collection of 19 polished hardstone and mineral specimen eggs ...
Price Achieved: £20.00.

293 :: A small collection of six polished hardstone and mineral specimen eggs, each supported on a stand Provenance: from the estate of Elizabeth Pepys-Cockerell, whose husband John was a descendant of the diarist Samuel Pepys. His ancestors had a long association with Sezincote in Gloucestershire ...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

294 :: A set of four modern Bilston & Battersea enamel boxesof the 'World Wildlife Collection' U.K. edition (limited), comprising: Bald Eagle, Snow Leopard, Ceylon Elephant and Hawaiian Goose (4) Provenance: from the estate of Elizabeth Pepys-Cockerell, whose husband John was a descendan...
Price Achieved: £25.00.

295 :: A Bilston enamel oval bonbonni as a red and white spaniel seated on a blue cushion, the metal-mounted and hinged lid painted with a pink flower spray with a puce border, 4cmx5.5cm Provenance: from the estate of Elizabeth Pepys-Cockerell, whose husband John was a descendant of the ...
Price Achieved: £490.00.

296 :: A Staffordshire oval enamel path box, the cover painted with a lady reclining against a tree trunk, deep lavender ground with simulated pearl borders, 5.5cmW Provenance: from the estate of Elizabeth Pepys-Cockerell, whose husband John was a descendant of the diarist Samuel Pepys. His ancesto...
Price Achieved: £90.00.

297 :: A set of five modern enamel topped wooden circular boxes, the tops painted brown hare, badger, otter, red deer's calf and red fox, each 6cmD (5) Provenance: from the estate of Elizabeth Pepys-Cockerell, whose husband John was a descendant of the diarist Samuel Pepys. His ancestors had...
Price Achieved: £20.00.

298 :: A pair of Halcyon days enamel beakers to celebrate the marriage of HRH The Prince of Wales and Lady Diana Spencer together with a limited edition (of 1,500) rectangular box, No. 148 (3) Provenance: from the estate of Elizabeth Pepys-Cockerell, whose husband John was a descendant of the d...
Price Achieved: £20.00.

299 :: A circular enamel box for The Shire Horse Society with a coaching scene produced by Toye, Kenning and Spencer Ltd; a Halcyon Days circular box and cover (Christmas 1980), entitled 'Waiting for the Postman'; a small circular box, the cover painted with a Pug dog, lime green base, 21/2cm...
Price Achieved: £25.00.

300 :: Two framed sets 17 of Italian grand tour plaster cast intaglio reliefs, backed onto a marbled paper ...
Price Achieved: £220.00.