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17th Jun 2021 Fine Art & Antiques

Sale Catalogue

Featured Lots

362 :: Sir Kyffin Williams, R.A. (1918-2006), Penrhyn isaf, oil on canvas, 56 x 112cm, label to versoProvenance: Purchased by the vendor, Mrs W.D. Heber-Percy from an exhibition held at the Thackeray Gallery, London in 1979 and thence by descent through the family. ...
Price Achieved:
£29000.00.

183 :: A 19th century blue and white Chinese rouleau vase, depicting court scenes and a landscape amidst swirling clouds, 45cm high ...
Price Achieved:
£14500.00.

630 :: A substantial George Smith three seater sofa, upholstered with kilim, approximately 245cm wide ...
Price Achieved:
£8400.00.

361 :: Edward Seago RWS (1910-1974), Norfolk Village, Winter, oil on board, 29 x 39.5cmPhotograph to follow ...
Price Achieved:
£7600.00.

335 :: Frederick William Hulme (British, 1816-1884), Wooded landscape, Surrey, oil on canvas, 105 x 195cm ...
Price Achieved:
£3900.00.

56 :: An extensive Austrian silver dinner service for 12 place settings, marked for Josef Carl von Klinkosch and Meyer, comprising large forks (12), large knives (12), small forks (24), small knives (12), table spoons (12), dessert spoons (12), fish knives (12), fish forks (12), lobster forks (12), oyst...
Price Achieved:
£3900.00.

14 :: An amber necklace (approx 169g) purchased in Jerusalem 1918, beads approx 2.5cm x 1.75cm with variations in shape in a Tiffany & Co. bag ...
Price Achieved:
£3500.00.

585 :: A Regency ebonised chess table, the fold out top revealing painted chess board over single drawer, on square tapered legs with brass caps and casters, joined by an X stretcher, 37cm square, 82cm high ...
Price Achieved:
£3000.00.

442 :: A large Gorevan rug, c.1910, the geometric design on yellow ground, 373X291 ...
Price Achieved:
£2700.00.

240 :: Dame Lucie Rie (1902-1995) and Hans Coper (1920-1981), a stoneware bowl with white glaze, impressed LR and HC to base, 30.5 - 33.5cm diameter, approximately 16cm high ...
Price Achieved:
£2700.00.

 

Full Catalogue

150 :: A Copeland Parian bust after WC Marshall, 'Miranda', 28cm high ...
Price Achieved: £110.00.

151 :: A Copeland Parian bust after WC Marshall, 'Ophelia', 28cm high ...
Price Achieved: £80.00.

152 :: A late 17th/early 18th century continental carved giltwood and gesso bust of a woman, probably Italian, on waisted circular socle, 37cm high ...
Price Achieved: £280.00.

153 :: Alan Thornhill (1921-2020), Study of a figural group, inscribed Thornhill, numbered 1/6, bronze, 18cm highProvenance: From a private collection of the Makiya Family ...
Price Achieved: £.

154 :: After Emile Guillemin (1841-1907), a pair of silvered bronze figures, 23cm high and 26cm high ...
Price Achieved: £120.00.

155 :: An unusual early 20th century wooden notepad cover decorated with pyrography designs of cockatiels, 31x23.5cm ...
Price Achieved: £.

156 :: Three 19th century silhouettes, each in ebonised frames, David Fitzgerald d.1865, Louise Fitzgerald and one other, the two smaller 6x4cm, the larger 8x6.5cm (3) ...
Price Achieved: £.

157 :: A collection of three early 19th century miniatures in ebonised frames: a watercolour portrait of 'Master Vanderwell (1812-1862)', dated 1822, 5.5x4.5cm; together with two silhouettes, one of an infant 'Gertrude Fanny Nicholls, 1826', 5.5x4.5cm and one of a gentleman, 8x6.5cm; together with...
Price Achieved: £190.00.

158 :: Three late 19th century miniature portraits on bone depicting Nassir ad-Din and Muzzaffer ad-Din Shah Qaja, the two depicting Nassir ad-Din Shah Qajar approx. 3.5x2.5cm and 2.5x2cm, the third depicting Muzzaffer ad-Din Shah Qajar approx. 3.7x2.2cm, each glazed within a small ornate metal oval fra...
Price Achieved: £100.00.

159 :: A large collection of Victorian velvet photo frames and trinket boxes with glazed lids inset with postcards, depicted locations including Newark Castle, Waterford, Drewsteignton, Clacton-on-Sea, Torquay, Margate, Tynemouth, Saltburn-by-Sea, Durham Cathedral, Rochester Castle, Tower Bridge etc, ...
Price Achieved: £90.00.

160 :: A Persian velvet covered pine box, metal thread decoration in the form of birds amongst foliage, with faux pearl detail, 42.5cm wide, 25cm deep, 18.5cm high; together with a prayer cap ...
Price Achieved: £420.00.

161 :: A 19th century ebonised papier mache tray, with mother of pearl inlay border surrounding a scene of two children playing, gilt foliate detail to edge, 75x59cm ...
Price Achieved: £60.00.

162 :: An 18th century painted oval metal tray, depicting an English country house within its grounds ...
Price Achieved: £320.00.

163 :: A large Regency papier mache and chinoiserie rectangular tray, depicting pheasants amongst foliage surrounded by a flora and fauna, heightened in gilt, 78x59cm ...
Price Achieved: £100.00.

164 :: A collection of tortoiseshell dressing table items, to include vanity mirror, comb, two brushes, oval lidded pot with yellow metal plaque reading 'Fort Avalon, 13th April 1949', small white metal mounted rectangular trinket box, 11x8x4cm high, and a silver mounted heart shaped lidded trinket pot, on t...
Price Achieved: £140.00.

165 :: A 19th century burr walnut trinket box, profusely studded with steel pins, mother of pearl inlay keyhole, the interior papered, indistinctly marked to base, 18.5x8.5x6.5cm high ...
Price Achieved: £120.00.

166 :: A Japanese Meiji era ivory okimono of a fisherman holding fish, 12cm high; together with a Chinese carved concentric puzzle ball (af) with pedestal stand (2) ...
Price Achieved: £30.00.

167 :: An ivory S. Mordan & Co. propelling pencil, nib engraved 'M', the handle tapering to a ball finial, 8cm; together with a bone bodkin case, decorated with metal dots, with cork stopper, 6cm high ...
Price Achieved: £75.00.

168 :: An early 19th century embossed copper tondo depicting 'The Rape of the Sabine Women', 17cm diameter ...
Price Achieved: £.

169 :: A pair of brass candlesticks formed with Victorian sword hilts with shagreen and wire grips, cylindrical candle holders above wavy rimmed drip pans, the tripod base with spurs at feet, hilts stamped ...
Price Achieved: £140.00.

170 :: A miscellaneous group of Classical antiquitiesCirca 1st Millennium B.C. - Roman PeriodIncluding four Cypriot terracotta heads; a small Roman bronze protome in the form of a bust; four Graeco-Roman terracotta masks; a Hellenistic terracotta face fragment, and an early Christian terracotta lamp; 3.8cm-10.2c...
Price Achieved: £.

171 :: A 19th century painted and mother of pearl fan set within a Sebastian D'Orsai frame, the frame 70cm x 40cm ...
Price Achieved: £100.00.

172 :: Major-General William Arbuthnot (1838-1893) a very large collection of over 300 pieces of correspondence relating to the death of his first wife Alice Charlotte Pitt-Rivers (1842 - 1865) who was tragically killed by lightning during the couple's wedding tour whilst ascending the Schilthorn Alp, near Merren...
Price Achieved: £550.00.

173 :: Lt. Gerald Archibald Arbuthnot (1872?1916) A collection of approx. 200 letters and photographs, ranging from 1878-1916 The only son of Major General William Arbuthnot (1838-1893) and his second wife Selina Moncreiffe (1851-1877), Gerald served in the Navy as a young man, before becoming the MP for Burnley...
Price Achieved: £700.00.

174 :: A black leather writing box by Bickers & Son, 54 Leicester Square, the brass plaque inscribed 'W. Arbuthnot, 11th Hussars, 25 Hyde Park Gardens, London', 41cm wide, 28cm deep, 16cm highProvenance: From the estate of Major-General William Arbuthnot CB (1838-1893) and thence by descent thro...
Price Achieved: £.