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In Chiswick, W4

The Fine Arts & Selected Antiques Sale

Tuesday, 17th September

Lot No:  1 (General)

A beautifully carved antique ivory figure of Jesus, mounted on red velvet, 30 cm high

Lot No:  2 (Oils, Watercolours, Prints)

WILLIAM HOARE OF BATH (British, 1707-1792, R.A.), a gilt framed and glazed pastel on paper portrait of a lady in silk gown and pearls, 44 x 59 cm.

Lot No:  3 (Silver)

A pair of antique Central European secular silver dishes in 17th century Augsburg style. Oval in shape, the centre chased with nude maidens in classical setting within a border of fruits and leaves terminating in cast putti and mounted on acanthus leaves, 25 x 14 cm.

Lot No:  4 (Oils, Watercolours, Prints)

MICHAEL D'AGUILAR, (British, 20th century RA), a pair of contemporary beech framed oils on artist board depicting beach scenes with figures, each signed lower right.

Lot No:  5 (Clocks)

A 19th century gilt ornate and green onyx mantle clock in the classical style, having mercury pendulum, coloured enamel cloisonne columns, feet and skirting, along with two pairs of matching garnitures.

Lot No:  6 (Oils, Watercolours, Prints)

Circle of Sir John Baptist Medina (1659-1710), portrait of Lady Mary Knight, wife of John, Earl of Wigton, 1721, inscribed with identity of the sitter top left, unframed oil on canvas having labels to verso, 76 x 63 cm. Provenance: Sotheby's Olympia, 13th October 2004.

Lot No:  7 (Silver)

A set of late 19th century Mappin and Webb fruit eaters with leaf engraved silver plated blades and pierced ivory handles profusely carved with figures, elephants and mythological beasts, India circa 1870.

Lot No:  8 (Oils, Watercolours, Prints)

BENJAMIN FERRERS (British, d. 1732), Portrait of the Hon. Harie Maule, son of George Maule, Second Earl of Panmure and his wife, Lady Jean Campbell, husband of Lady Mary Flemming, daughter of William, Fifth Earl of Wigton (M. 1695), inscribed with the identity of the sitter top left, unframed oil on canvas within oval, 74 x 62 cm. Provenance: Christie's  read more 

Lot No:  9 (Silver)

A pair of large silver pheasants by Bertholdt Muller, the realistically modelled avians in strutting mode with Dutch and English hallmarks stamped on the tails.

Lot No:  10 (Oils, Watercolours, Prints)

THEO TOBIASSE (French/Israeli, 1927-2012), 'Nature mort sur les Toits', gilt framed oil on canvas of a large red bird amongst houses, signed bottom left and dated 1972, 60 x 52 cm.

Lot No:  11 (Ceramics)

A near pair of Crown Devon porcelain hand painted plates with scenes of gun dogs and pheasants, signed 'R. Hinton'.

Lot No:  12 (Oils, Watercolours, Prints)

Follower of Sir Peter Lely (1618-1680), unframed oil on canvas portrait of a young lady wearing a decorative lace collar and having rosy pink cheeks set against a dark background, unsigned, 54 x 63 cm.

Lot No:  13 (Ceramics)

WITHDRAWN !! An unusual Clarice Cliff Bizarre twin handled sugar sifter with a rural scene of trees and a house, 18 cm tall.

Lot No:  14 (Oils, Watercolours, Prints)

DEBORAH JONES (British, 1921-2012), 'Ginger and Baby', gilt framed oil on canvas of two charming teddy bears before a wallpapered room, signed by the artist bottom left and dated 1988 with label to verso, 30.5 x 40.5 cm.

Lot No:  15 (Silver)

A George II vase form silver sugar castor, the scroll and star pierced domed pull-off cover with baluster finial, on raised circular spreading base, coat of arms engraved to the sides, London 1732/3 by Paul de Lamerie, marked on cover and base, 16 cm high.

Lot No:  16 (General)

An oriental hand painted fan with Rococo style fairy scene and pierced and gilt enriched mother-of-pearl handle, circa 1900.

Lot No:  17 (Oils, Watercolours, Prints)

Follower of Joseph Wright of Derby (British, 1734-1797), a half length portrait of a young gentleman in a grey coat and wig leaning on a table with a letter in his hand, gilt framed oil on canvas having labels to verso, 76 x 63 cm. Provenance: Christie's South Kensington, British and Victorian Pictures, 19th December 2006, Lot 4054.

Lot No:  18 (Ceramics)

A pair of 19th century Meissen porcelain three branch candelabra supported by figures.

Lot No:  19 (General)

An Archibald Knox for Liberty oval pewter bread basket with pierced sides chased with stylized flowers and tendrils in the Art Nouveau style, with a pair of Archibald Knox fish trays, rectangular shape with stylized flowers and stamped to base.

Lot No:  20 (Oils, Watercolours, Prints)

GRAHAM VIVIAN SUTHERLAND (British, 1903-1980, O.M.), 'The Bird, 1953', a framed and glazed lithograph, signed by the artist in pencil lower right, printed on wove paper from the edition of 65 printed by Fernand Mourlot and published by Curt Valentin, New York. Reference : Man 55, Tass 59, 43.5 x 44 cm. Having 2005 paperwork from the Fine Art Society  read more 

Lot No:  21 (General)

Three Indian carved ivory and fruitwood mounted figurines.

Lot No:  22 (Silver)

A George II silver gilt spoon by Paul de Lamerie of shell and reed pattern engraved with the cypher and Royal Garter motto and monogram of George II, applied shell to the reverse of the spoon with makers mark, 17 cm long.

Lot No:  23 (Oils, Watercolours, Prints)

J. WILSON (British, 19th century), 'River New Glencoe' and 'The Edge of the Moor', a pair of oils on canvas.

Lot No:  24 (General)

A Keswick copper rose bowl, spirally fluted beneath a band of flowers and leaves on raised circular foot, stamped to the base, together with a Keswick brass rectangular tray, embossed with stylized leaves and buds.

Lot No:  25 (Oils, Watercolours, Prints)

Follower of Sir Thomas Lawrence, a half length portrait of a gentleman in a black coat holding a book, together with a companion half length portrait of his wife in a red wrap holding a dog, unframed oil on canvas, 76.5 x 63.5 cm (2). Provenance: Christie's South Kensington, British Continental and Russian Pictures, 13th December 2006, Lot 4060.

Lot No:  26 (General)

A Chinese ivory figural group comprising of three regal figures gathered around an ornate table and backed by a raised oval fan on a rectangular scroll carved wood base, 19th century.

Lot No:  27 (General)

A Newlyn brass flagon of tapering, cylindrical form on circular base with angled wooden handle.

Lot No:  28 (Oils, Watercolours, Prints)

DEBORAH JONES (British, 1921-2012), 'A Collection of Treasures', gilt framed oil on canvas depicting an assemblage of books, shells and trinkets, signed by the artist bottom left, 86 x 70 cm.

Lot No:  29 (Bronze)

A French bronze plaque depicting mythological scenes, masks and leaf scroll design, signed Leopold Audrey, circa 1860.

Lot No:  30 (Ceramics)

Three hand painted tiles by Leighton Maybury, one after Alfred Sisley, one after Andre Derain and one after Vincent van Gogh.

Lot No:  31 (Oils, Watercolours, Prints)

Attributed to Thomas Murray (Scottish, 1663-1734), half length portrait of a young lady with pearl earring in a golden gown and green wrap, gilt framed oil on canvas having labels to verso, 82 x 95 cm.

Lot No:  32 (Books)

RACKHAM (Arthur), 'Arthur Rackham's Book of Pictures', with an introduction by Sir Arthur Quiller-Couch, 1st Edition, published by William Heinemann, London 1913. Having tissue guarded colour plates bound in white cloth.

Lot No:  33 (Oils, Watercolours, Prints)

HANUS F.HERINK (Czech 1889-1958), a gilt framed oil on canvas of an Italian scene, viewed from the foreshore of buildings by the river, signed by the artist bottom right, 80.5 x 59 cm.

Lot No:  34 (General)

A Japanese carved ivory okimono of a fisherwoman with characters to the base that read 'Daimei', 19th century.

Lot No:  35 (Silver)

A George II silver coffee pot of tapering cylindrical form with double scroll handle and leaf capped faceted spout on moulded base. The sides chased with flowers and leaves with a baluster finial, by Thomas Farren, London 1732.

Lot No:  36 (Oils, Watercolours, Prints)

HANUS F. HERINK (Czech 1889-1958), a gilt framed oil on canvas of a Middle Eastern landscape viewed from the foreshore, depicting minarets at sun rise, signed by the artist bottom right, 80.5 x 59 cm.

Lot No:  37 (Jewellery)

18 ct yellow gold ring with four brilliant cut diamonds 1-80 ct.

Lot No:  38 (General)

An Indian carved ivory figural group of a serving lady and young boy.

Lot No:  39 (Oils, Watercolours, Prints)

FREDERICK SMALLFIELD A.R.W.S. (British, 1829-1915), 'The Accordion Player', a framed and glazed watercolour on paper of a young boy playing the accordion, signed by the artist and dated 1858 bottom left, 26 x 33 cm. Provenance: Christie's South Kensington, British and Continental Watercolours, 29th November 2006, Lot 1314.

Lot No:  40 (Bronze)

A late 19th century Japanese bronze model of a charging elephant, having ivory tusks, bears signature to the belly (tail A/F).

Lot No:  41 (Oils, Watercolours, Prints)

TOM WALKER (British, contemporary), 'The Magician's House', framed and glazed pastel on paper of an abstract landscape scene.

Lot No:  42 (Silver)

A Russian silver snuff box, rectangular in shape with niello chequerwork to the sides and a hinged cover revealing a gilt wash interior, Moscow 1867,

Lot No:  43 (Oils, Watercolours, Prints)

A set of four finely detailed Thai gouaches on paper of women performing various activities, including taking tea and spinning, each signed by the artist bottom right and mounted within faux bamboo gilt frames, 53 x 60 cm.

Lot No:  44 (Books)

Rev. Samuel Manning LLD, 'The Land of Pharoahs: Egypt and Sinai, illustrated by Pen and Pencil', The Religious Tract Society, Picadilly 1875. Having monochromatic plates of Egyptian scenes.

Lot No:  45 (Oils, Watercolours, Prints)

A pair of 19th century gilt framed oils on board of Dutch landscape scenes depicting figures by a lake and having mountains behind, 35 x 40 cm.

Lot No:  46 (Jewellery)

Solitaire princess cut diamond ring, 1-51 ct platinum mount.

Lot No:  47 (Oils, Watercolours, Prints)

A set of three finely detailed Thai gouaches on paper of interior scenes of women dressed in ornate costume performing various activities, each signed by the artist bottom right and mounted within faux bamboo gilt frames, 53 x 60 cm.

Lot No:  48 (Watches)

A Versace 18 ct gold automatic watch.

Lot No:  49 (Oils, Watercolours, Prints)

An unframed 19th century oil on canvas half length portrait of a military general wearing a navy blue jacket and resting his hand of the hilt of his sword.

Lot No:  50 (General)

An antique silvered brass dish with shell, flower and leaf border, an 18th century brass bowl chased with the crest of a lion in profile, a circular brass platter chased with embracing angels and a Continental pewter teapot.

Lot No:  51 (Silver)

A George III silver wine coaster by John Beldon, London 1804, of circular form engraved with a band of Greek key decoration with a wooden base, diameter 13 cm.

Lot No:  52 (General)

A Meerschaum pipe with amber mouthpiece, the body carved with a reclining naked female in an alluring pose.

Lot No:  53 (Oils, Watercolours, Prints)

An Old Master pen and ink sketch of a 16th century figural scene, signed lower right with a sketch of the Madonna on verso.

Lot No:  54 (Glass)

A Chinese reverse glass painted snuff bottle decorated with courtesans, artists and musicians.

Lot No:  55 (Jewellery)

A 1-01 ct brilliant cut solitaire diamond set in 18 ct white gold (G VSI).

Lot No:  56 (Books)

Of 20th century Irish and British literature interest: A collection to include a letter from playwright Walter Macken to Leslie Daiken; an inscribed copy of Macken's 'Mungo's Mansion' from the author to Daiken; a signed photograph of Macken; a programme for Macken's 'Galway Handicap' at the Lyric Theatre Hammersmith; a letter from Rupert Hart-Davis  read more 

Lot No:  57 (Jewellery)

A French 18 ct yellow gold and enamel brooch, fashioned as two tweeting birds with pearl bodies.

Lot No:  58 (Silver)

A George III silver salver circular shaped with husk and scroll border above a band of husk swags and rosettes on three ball and claw feet, by Richard Rugg, London 1773.

Lot No:  59 (General)

A genuine Louis Vuitton wallet, retail value 240.

Lot No:  60 (General)

An 1882 Egypt medal with four bars, awarded to Pte. C. West of the 19th Royal Hussars regiment, along with paperwork.

Lot No:  61 (Silver)

A Victorian silver Queens pattern fish slice with scroll pierced blade and crest engraved to terminal, by Mary Chawner, London 1839.

Lot No:  62 (General)

An early Persian brass bowl engraved with animated figures and horses, with a scroll chased border.

Lot No:  63 (General)

An antique Islamic copper bowl and cover, chased with swags of flowers and leaves on a raised circular foot, the raised pull off cover with pineapple finial, Islamic inscription engraved to the sides.

Lot No:  64 (Oils, Watercolours, Prints)

A framed and glazed watercolour of boats on the River Thames, signed bottom right 'H. Williamson'.

Lot No:  65 (Silver)

A Chinese silver tea set, intricately decorated with insects and birds within a floral setting, having faux bamboo handles, hallmarked 'Wang Hing' (Hong Kong, active around 1900), 844 grams.

Lot No:  66 (Ceramics)

A Chinese doucai bowl decorated with dragons, stylized clouds and vegetation, 19th century.

Lot No:  67 (Oils, Watercolours, Prints)

CLAUDE EMILLE PISARRO (French, 1884-1972), 'Etude de Femme Nue', a pastel sketch of three nude female dancers, framed and glazed with labels on verso.Provenance: Christie's.

Lot No:  68 (Bronze)

A Chinese bronze cylindrical trinket box with basket weave sides, the raised pull off cover having applied gilt dragons and stylized clouds.

Lot No:  69 (General)

Two vintage German stuffed dolls, one male and the other female.

Lot No:  70 (Oils, Watercolours, Prints)

After Heinrich Fuger, 'Empress Maria Theresa with the Family', a fine antique oil on ivory of Austro-Hungarian Royal interest, depicting the Empress with Albert of Sachsen-Teschen and Marie Christine showing images brought back from Italy and beyond, Maximillian, Maria Anna, Mary Elizabeth and Joseph II leaning against a chair, within a carved ivory  read more 

Lot No:  71 (General)

A Chinese celadon jade pierced paperweight, carved with children playing amidst vegetation.

Lot No:  72 (Oils, Watercolours, Prints)

JOHN SEYMOUR LUCAS (British, 1849-1923, R.A., R.I.), a half length portrait of C. May Esq. wearing a richly embroidered waistcoat and jacket, oil on canvas within a gilt frame, having artist's message top right: 'From Seymour Lucas to his friend C May, 1878', 38.7 x 29.2 cm.Provenance: Christie's South Kensington, British and Victorian Pictures, 19th  read more 

Lot No:  73 (Oils, Watercolours, Prints)

SALVADOR DALI (Spanish, 1904-1989), woodblock print from the 'Divine Comedy' series, authentication to verso, framed and glazed.

Lot No:  74 (Silver)

A George III silver soup ladle by Hester Bateman with fluted bowl and bright cut zig-zag engraved borders, London 1784.

Lot No:  75 (General)

A Chinese carved ivory snuff bottle in the form of a cricket on a gourd, with carved berries and leaves, early 20th century.

Lot No:  76 (Oils, Watercolours, Prints)

A Persian painting of mixed media on cardboard, a self portrait signed 'Manouchehr Motobar', with accompanying literature.

Lot No:  77 (Silver)

A rare, oval, continental silver enamel pillbox embossed with an Egyptian Nile scene.

Lot No:  78 (Silver)

A silver pillbox decorated with a boy playing with his dog.

Lot No:  79 (Ceramics)

A Chinese blue and white ginger jar with raised pull off cover, decorated with stylized flowers and leaves.

Lot No:  80 (Oils, Watercolours, Prints)

SALVADOR DALI, 'Off to Battle', from the 'Don Quixote de la Mancha' series, hand signed aquatint and authorised by Bruce Hochman of the Salvador Dali Gallery, framed and glazed.

Lot No:  81 (Silver)

A Chinese silver serving dish of fan shape, engraved with bamboo and having a scrolling bamboo handle, the side pierced and chased with warriors fighting on horseback.

Lot No:  82 (Oils, Watercolours, Prints)

A Chinese silk mounted paper scroll painting of crickets, dragonflies and a variety of fruits and berries in the original hinged fitted case.

Lot No:  83 (Oils, Watercolours, Prints)

TOM NASH, 'Red Lit Jazz', a framed and glazed gouache depicting jazz musicians playing, signed and dated 1994, commissioned for the Brecon Jazz Festival.

Lot No:  84 (Oils, Watercolours, Prints)

HENRI MATISSE (French, 1869-1954), 'Mademoiselle les Plumes Blanches', a framed and glazed lithograph with certification to verso, 1954.

Lot No:  85 (Ceramics)

A pair of Chinese porcelain bowls, enamel decorated with trophy designs within a blue border.

Lot No:  86 (Silver)

A George III silver cream jug of helmet form with reeded loop handle on a square base, bright cut engraved with floral swags and with crest engraved within oval cartouche, London 1787. Along with a cased set of silver miniature tankards of tapering cylindrical form with loop handles and glass bases, made in Calcutta, India and retailed by Cooke and  read more 

Lot No:  87 (General)

A Chinese carved soapstone figure of Lohan, shown standing with raised hand holding a dragon, on a raised oval plinth.

Lot No:  88 (Ceramics)

A pair of Art Nouveau Royal Worcester hand painted and gilt vases, depicting a hand painted owl and crow.

Lot No:  89 (Silver)

A 19th century silver mounted coconut cup, the globular bowl profusely carved with dragons, flowers, scrolls and leaves, silver mount and giltwash interior engraved with flowers and leaves on three fluted scroll and shell feet. The domed pull off cover with suspensory chain, hallmarked throughout for London, 1859 (some damage, A/F).

Lot No:  90 (Jewellery)

A platinum and brilliant cut stone pendant.

Lot No:  91 (Silver)

A Dutch silver embossed bucket pillbox.

Lot No:  92 (General)

A substantial Chinese cloisonne incense burner of compressed globular form with cast dragon side handles, on three mask mounted claw supports, the domed and pierced pull off cover with dragon finial and decorated throughout with dragons, scrolling flowers and leaves, height 40 cm.

Lot No:  93 (Silver)

Six Swiss design coasters stamped sterling to the bases, circular with raised waived sides, a pair of bottle coasters of circular form and having scroll pierced sides on raised bases and mounted borders and two sterling silver bon bon/butter dishes of circular form with reeded scroll borders on raised circular bases; Birmingham 1921 by the Atkin brothers.  read more 

Lot No:  94 (Ceramics)

A Chinese blue and white cubic tea caddy with raised circular pull off cover, decorated throughout with children, elders and bats in an idealized landscape.

Lot No:  95 (Ceramics)

A Minton porcelain charger decorated with butterflies amongst a flowering sprig 50 1/2cm diameter impressed to the base and dated 1883 with exhibition label.

Lot No:  96 (Ceramics)

A Chinese famille verte porcelain vase decorated with figural panels bearing six character marks to the base.

Lot No:  97 (Ceramics)

An Oriental porcelain bird beak water jug (beak restored), 19th century, or possibly earlier.

Lot No:  98 (General)

A Chinese natural coloured jade carving of a parrot and flowers on a naturalistically carved hardwood stand, height 25 cm.

Lot No:  99 (Jewellery)

An 18 ct gold, ruby and diamond set heart shaped pendant in a fitted case.

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