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Fine and Selected - inc Estate of Late Lady Boothby

Monday, 12th February

Lot No:  1 (Oils, Watercolours, Prints)

From the estate of the late Lady Wanda Boothby: a panoramic oil painting depicting a 17th century northern European street scene; sight size 45cm x 205cm.

Lot No:  2 (Furniture)

From the estate of Lady Wanda Boothby; a 19th century walnut pedestal desk, with inset leather top; 118cm wide.

Lot No:  3 (General)

From the estate of the late Lady Wanda Boothby: a tan leather attache case with embossed initial "B" for Boothby.

Lot No:  4 (Oriental)

From the estate of the late Lady Wanda Boothby: a 19th century chinoiserie cabinet on stand; the door does not hold shut.

Lot No:  5 (Asian Art & Middle Eastern)

From the estate of Lady Wanda Boothby: a large Eastern blue and white bowl with gilt decorated rim; 33cm diameter.

Lot No:  6 (Furniture)

From the estate of the late Lady Wanda Boothby: eight upholstered dining chairs with two carvers; the frame of one of the chairs is damaged (a/f). From the estate of Lady Wanda Boothby.

Lot No:  7 (Oils, Watercolours, Prints)

From the estate of the late Lady Wanda Boothby: signed "Ewen", late 20th century painting of a sailing boat; sight size 49cm x 59cm.

Lot No:  8 (Mirrors)

From the estate of the late Lady Wanda Boothby: a 19th century style gilt framed mirror on stand with foliate feet; 60cm high.

Lot No:  9 (Oils, Watercolours, Prints)

From the estate of the late Lady Wanda Boothby: attributed to Mary Eastman, two pencil sketches of dogs; with label verso attributing sketches to Mary Eastman; sight sizes 9.5cm x 11.5cm; 14.5cm x 19cm.

Lot No:  10 (Oils, Watercolours, Prints)

From the estate of the late Lady Wanda Boothby: Sir Osbert Lancaster (1908-1986) cartoon of Lord Boothby "Perhaps when you’ve quite finished.."; sight size 25.5cm x 16cm.

Lot No:  11 (Oils, Watercolours, Prints)

From the estate of the late Lady Wanda Boothby: Sir Osbert Lancaster (1908-1986) cartoon of Lord Boothby "Now Maud I want the truth.."; sight size 22.5cm x 16cm.

Lot No:  12 (Oils, Watercolours, Prints)

From the estate of the late Lady Wanda Boothby: two 20th century colour block prints, both indistinctly signed; each with a sight size of 16.5cm x 14.5cm.

Lot No:  13 (Oriental)

From the estate of Lady Wanda Boothby: A large Chinese charger, its centre depicting figures in a landscape; 57cm diameter.

Lot No:  14 (Oils, Watercolours, Prints)

From the estate of the late Lady Wanda Boothby: signed "Ewen", late 20th century painting of ocean waves; sight size 49cm x 59cm.

Lot No:  15 (Lighting)

From the estate of the late Lady Wanda Boothby: a red metal angle-poise table lamp; 42cm high.

Lot No:  16 (Oils, Watercolours, Prints)

From the estate of the late Lady Wanda Boothby: seven 18th century Botanical prints by J.Edwards and after Fourgeron; sight size 36cm x 26cm.

Lot No:  17 (Sculpture)

From the estate of the late Lady Wanda Boothby: a bronzed metal figurine of Mercury with marble base; overall height 43cm.

Lot No:  18 (Furniture)

From the estate of the late Lady Wanda Boothby: a pair of side tables with 19th century tapestry tops with scroll edges raised upon a tripod back scroll legs; a/f.

Lot No:  19 (Ceramics)

From the estate of the late Lady Wanda Boothby: three Royal Doulton figurines of ladies: "Enchantment" (tallest 20.5cm high) "Reverie"; "Adrienne". (3)

Lot No:  20 (Ephemera)

From the estate of the late Lady Wanda Boothby: an Honorary LLD degree from St Andrews University, awarded in 1959; sight size 44.5cm x 58.5cm.

Lot No:  21 (Furniture)

From the estate of the late Lady Wanda Boothby: a pair of two upholstered chairs with wavy back slats.

Lot No:  22 (Fashion & Textiles)

From the estate of the late Lady Wanda Boothby: a Hermes Springs silk scarf.

Lot No:  23 (Glass)

From the estate of the late Lady Wanda Boothby: a collection of cut glasswares: punch bowl with ladle and punch drinking glasses and a thistle shaped wine glasses.

Lot No:  24 (Ceramics)

From the estate of the late Lady Wanda Boothby: a Staffordshire flatback figurine of Robert Burns; 32.5cm high.

Lot No:  25 (Fashion & Textiles)

From the estate of Lady Wanda Boothby: a Hermes "Traineaux et glifsades" silk scarf; some damage to the top and bottom edges.

Lot No:  26 (Furniture)

From the estate of the late Lady Wanda Boothby: a mahogany side table with boxwood and ebony inlays; 62cm wide.

Lot No:  27 (Lighting)

From the estate of the late Lady Wanda Boothby: a pair of white metal electric lamps with Corinthian style columns; overall 53cm.

Lot No:  28 (Oils, Watercolours, Prints)

From the estate of Lady Wanda Boothby: a late 19th century watercolour portrait of “R.J. Boothby” initialed “S.M."; sight size 32cm x 23.5cm.

Lot No:  29 (Oils, Watercolours, Prints)

From the estate of the late Lady Wanda Boothby: in the manner of Gabriel Metsu, 17th century Dutch interior scene with lady and gentleman; oil on board; with Aitken & Dobson label verso; sight size 49.5cm x 37.5cm.

Lot No:  30 (Silver)

From the estate of the late Lady Wanda Boothby: a limited edition solid silver commemorative plate for 75th anniversary of Queen Victoria’s Diamond jubilee. Signed John Spencer Churchill; 6.9toz; cased.

Lot No:  31 (Silver)

From the estate of the late Lady Wanda Boothby: a Georgian Silver Tankard, engraved "I B" to the handle; 25toz.

Lot No:  32 (Fashion)

From the estate of the late Lady Wanda Boothby: a Hermes Etriers silk scarf, with damage to the top and bottom edges.

Lot No:  33 (Oils, Watercolours, Prints)

From the estate of the late Lady Wanda Boothby: Michael Noakes, portrait of Lord Boothby, oil on board, dated “1966”; 32.5cm x 27.5cm.

Lot No:  34 (Furniture)

From the estate of the late Lady Wanda Boothby: a mahogany pot cupboard and commode; with split to legs a/f; 55cm wide.

Lot No:  35 (Oils, Watercolours, Prints)

From the estate of the late Lady Wanda Boothby: Raymond Hughes, six signed prints of 19th fashions; sight size 31cm x 21cm.

Lot No:  36 (Silver)

From the estate of Lady Wanda Boothby: a Georgian Silver Tankard; 25.7toz.

Lot No:  37 (Fashion)

From the estate of the late Lady Wanda Boothby: a circa 1960s-70s silk scarf with abstract green design.

Lot No:  38 (Books)

From the estate of the late Lady Wanda Boothby: Lord Boothby "My Yesterday Your Tomorrow" autobiography with handwritten dedication "For my darling Wanda from Bob"; fourth edition with dust jacket.

Lot No:  39 (Oils, Watercolours, Prints)

From the estate of the late Lady Wanda Boothby: in the manner of Gerrit Dou, a 17th century depiction of an elderly lady and gentleman; oil on board; with a indistinct handwritten label verso; 34cm x 29cm.

Lot No:  40 (Silver)

From the estate of Lady Wanda Boothby: a pair of large 19th century English silver sauce boats; overall 26toz.

Lot No:  41 (Oils, Watercolours, Prints)

From the estate of the late Lady Wanda Boothby: Attributed to Antoine Bouvard (1870-1956), an early 20th century "Venetian canal scene"; bearing a "Mitchell Galleries ltd. 82 Jermyn Street, St.James's, London" label verso oil on canvas; sight size 48.5cm x 63cm.

Lot No:  42 (Silver)

From the estate of Lady Wanda Boothby: four Georgian silver salts with four condiment spoons; two of the salts with naive etched lettering; overall 5.7toz.

Lot No:  43 (Oils, Watercolours, Prints)

From the estate of the late Lady Wanda Boothby: pencil sketch of a country gentleman holding two shotguns, handwritten verso "Craven Hill Sir Robert Boothby K.B.E."; sight size 20.5cm x 10.5cm.

Lot No:  44 (Oils, Watercolours, Prints)

From the estate of the late Lady Wanda Boothby: Antoine Bouvard (1870-1956), an early 20th century "Off the Grand canal Venice"; bearing a "Williams & Son Grafton Street, London" label verso; oil on canvas; sight size 63cm x 89cm.

Lot No:  45 (Books)

From the estate of the late Lady Wanda Boothby: a collection of four 19th century leather bound edition Jane Austin novels: "Emma" pub. 1833 Richard Bentley, London, other novels published 1856.

Lot No:  46 (Oils, Watercolours, Prints)

From the estate of the late Lady Wanda Boothby: five Japanese botanical prints each with a sight size of 24cm x 19cm.

Lot No:  47 (Silver)

From the estate of Lady Wanda Boothby: a Georgian Silver Tankard; 27.9toz.

Lot No:  48 (Oils, Watercolours, Prints)

From the estate of the late Lady Wanda Boothby: Adrien Jacques Sauzay (1841-1928) summertime French country scene with river; oil canvas; 45cm x 60cm.

Lot No:  49 (Silver)

From the estate of Lady Wanda Boothby: a 20th century silver engraved triangular form napkin ring; 1.6toz.

Lot No:  50 (Books)

From the estate of the late Lady Wanda Boothby: Hume, David "A Treatise on Human Nature.. and Dialogues Concerning Natural Religion"; leather bound in two volumes; pub. 1882, Longmans, Green and Co. London. (2)

Lot No:  51 (Fashion)

From the estate of Lady Wanda Boothby: a Louis Vuitton silk scarf.

Lot No:  52 (Books)

From the estate of the late Lady Wanda Boothby: 12 volumes of the limited edition, large paper volumes of Charlotte, Anne and Emily Bronte works; numbered 72/150.

Lot No:  53 (Silver)

From the estate of the late Lady Wanda Boothby: a small Irish silver coffee pot with walnut handle; overall 13toz.

Lot No:  54 (Oils, Watercolours, Prints)

From the estate of the late Lady Wanda Boothby: Georges Robin (1895-1981) French river scene in a country setting; oil on canvas; title handwritten verso; sight size 45cm x 53cm.

Lot No:  55 (Silver)

From the estate of Lady Wanda Boothby: a 19th century silver jam pot with original glass liner and spoon; 3.2toz.

Lot No:  56 (Oils, Watercolours, Prints)

From the estate of the late Lady Wanda Boothby: Georges Robin (1895-1981) continental river scene featuring bridge and town, oil on canvas; handwritten title verso; sight size 58cm x 71cm.

Lot No:  57 (Silver)

From the estate of Lady Wanda Boothby: a pair of Victorian hallmarked silver topped cut glass condiments; each 10cm high.

Lot No:  58 (Silver)

From the estate of the late Lady Wanda Boothby: a silver plate and glass cocktail shaker with a cockerel etched upon the glass.

Lot No:  59 (Oils, Watercolours, Prints)

From the estate of the late Lady Wanda Boothby: a 20th century watercolour of Frazerburgh, indistinctly signed and dated "76"; sight size 26.5 x 42cm.

Lot No:  60 (Fashion)

From the estate of Lady Wanda Boothby: a Valentino silk scarf.

Lot No:  61 (Oils, Watercolours, Prints)

From the estate of the late Lady Wanda Boothby: attributed to Anthony Christian (1945-), a pencil and chalk portrait of Lord Boothby on brown paper; indistinctly signed; sight size 48cm x 39cm.

Lot No:  62 (Oils, Watercolours, Prints)

From the estate of the late Lady Wanda Boothby: a 17th century style interior scene with standing lady and her dog; bearing label "Terburg"; oil on board; 46.5cm x 39cm.

Lot No:  63 (Silver)

From the estate of the late Lady Wanda Boothby: four George I silver, HM 1724, rat tail spoons; 9.2toz.

Lot No:  64 (Oils, Watercolours, Prints)

From the estate of the late Lady Wanda Boothby: Boswell, James "The Life of Samuel Johnson"; 10 volumes; pub. 1835, John Murray, London together with some Cooke's Pocket editions pub. 1794; some with handwritten "Boothby" to front pages.

Lot No:  65 (Silver)

From the estate of Lady Wanda Boothby: four 19th century Irish silver tablespoons; 4.3toz.

Lot No:  66 (Fashion & Textiles)

From the estate of the late Lady Wanda Boothby: a designer atyle silk scarf with neo-classical designs.

Lot No:  67 (Silver)

From the estate of the late Lady Wanda Boothby: a pair of Irish silver serving spoons; 4.1toz.

Lot No:  68 (Collectables, Sporting, Coins)

From the estate of the late Lady Wanda Boothby: a pair of Mappin & Webb Mappin plate tankards; each 12cm high.

Lot No:  69 (Furniture)

From the estate of the late Lady Wanda Boothby: four Georgian silver serving spoons; 9.3toz.

Lot No:  70 (Oils, Watercolours, Prints)

From the estate of the late Lady Wanda Boothby: attributed to Wouter Knyff (1607-1693) a 17th century style Dutch scene with riverside with Windmill and town; oil on board; 50cm x 82cm.

Lot No:  71 ()

From the estate of the late Lady Wanda Boothby: Two Irish silver table forks and the London HM silver forks. (5)

Lot No:  72 (Collectables, Sporting, Coins)

From the estate of the late Lady Wanda Boothby: Osbert Lancaster cartoon sight size 25cm x 14cm.

Lot No:  73 (Ceramics)

From the estate of the late Lady Wanda Boothby: a set of four Herend ceramic figurines; tallest 7cm high.

Lot No:  74 (Furniture)

From the estate of the late Lady Wanda Boothby: a 19th century small mahogany chest of drawers with boxwood inlays; 81.5cm wide.

Lot No:  75 (Oils, Watercolours, Prints)

From the estate of the late Lady Wanda Boothby: two prints, one of the House of Lords, the other of the House of Commons; sight size of each 22cm x 26.5cm.

Lot No:  76 (Silver)

From the estate of the late Lady Wanda Boothby: ten HM silver spoons in two different patterns.

Lot No:  77 (Photography & Film)

From the estate of the late Lady Wanda Boothby: a black and white photograph of Lord Boothby with Field Marshall Montegomery with note verso "Portrait of Britain's most brilliant politician with most brilliant Field General with love from Bob"; sight size 14.5cm x 19.7cm.

Lot No:  78 (Silver)

From the estate of the late Lady Wanda Boothby: ten spoons of various designs with two silver forks; overall 10.6toz. (12)

Lot No:  79 (Asian Art & Middle Eastern)

From the estate of Lady Wanda Boothby: a collection of international silver and white metal items including a French silver and ivory handled fish slice by Adrien Vautrin; overall weight 28toz.

Lot No:  80 (Silver)

From the estate of the late Lady Wanda Boothby: ten silver forks and two silver ladles; overall 26.5toz. (12)

Lot No:  81 (Furniture)

From the estate of the late Lady Wanda Boothby: a fine rosewood tilt-top table with a four columned supports base with four legs terminating in lion headed brass fittings and castors; split across table top; 145cm long.

Lot No:  82 (Silver)

From the estate of the late Lady Wanda Boothby: a silver fork and four silver teaspoons; 3toz.

Lot No:  83 (Collectables, Sporting, Coins)

A commemorative Aynsley plate 1917-1977 "The most Excellent order of the British Empire"; with presentation box.

Lot No:  84 (Silver)

From the estate of the late Lady Wanda Boothby: a quantity of flatware mostly plated but with some silver handled pieces; all uncased.

Lot No:  85 (Collectables, Sporting, Coins)

From the estate of the late Lady Wanda Boothby: a shield with plaque comemorating the Lord Boothby's second tenure as rector of the University of St. Andrews; 17cm long.

Lot No:  86 (Furniture)

From the estate of the late Lady Wanda Boothby: a 19th century walnut and mahogany sideboard; 92cm wide.

Lot No:  87 (Books)

A collection of general literature including the works of Walter Scott and Rudyard Kipling.

Lot No:  88 (Silver)

From the estate of Lady Wanda Boothby: two Tor Morisse illustrated books together with handwritten correspondence to Lady Boothby featuring original cartoon sketches.

Lot No:  89 (Oils, Watercolours, Prints)

From the estate of the late Lady Wanda Boothby: Attributed to Blanche Hoschedé-Monet (1865-1947; step-daughter and daughter-in-law of Claude Monet) "Garden at Giverny" signed with label verso "G.M. Lotinga Ltd. 9A New Bond Street, London, W.1.. Monet's Garden at Giverny by his daughter.. signed by her"; label features purchase year of 1965 to "Boothby";  read more 

Lot No:  90 (Silver)

From the estate of the late Lady Wanda Boothby: a baton with dedication to “Sir Robert Boothby K.B.E. M.P. M.D.A. 1957” and fitted case.

Lot No:  91 (Furniture)

A mid 20th century Continental walnut chest of four long drawers, having a glass top, the four drawers in walnut herringbone inlay on maple, raised on end supports, 100 x 108 x 48cm.

Lot No:  92 (Oils, Watercolours, Prints)

Thomas Sidney Cooper RA (British 1803-1902), A fine, Victorian pastoral watercolour landscape depicting sheep and a resting bull, signed and dated 1867 lower right, sight size 18 x 27 cm, mounted and in a gilt frame (some losses to the frame).

Lot No:  93 (Books)

Lucien Pissarro And The Eragny Press; Notes On The Eragny Press, And A Letter To J.B. Manson, edited with a supplement by Alan Fern, Cambridge University Press, privately printed 1957, five hundred copies were printed for presentation by the University Printer to friends in printing and publishing Christmas 1957, most of the images were printed from  read more 

Lot No:  94 (Oriental)

A fine pair of large, oriental, early 20th century, bronzed vases with bulbous bodies decorated in detailed relief all over with flying birds, writhing snakes amidst foliage and branches on large footed bases. Unsigned. Heights: 37 cm, Dia of rims: 11.3 cm. (2)

Lot No:  95 (Oils, Watercolours, Prints)

C. H. Warr "Shire horses pulling a plough"; signed; oil on canvas; sight size 39 cm x 59 cm. Gilt framed.

Lot No:  96 (Oriental)

Hiroshi Yoshida, (1876 - 1950) A fine quality, Japanese woodblock entitled, 'Evening in Nara', depicting an evening scene of figures on an upper balcony of a Japanese building with the atmospheric glow of a long string of lanterns in the middle ground, against a blue/green night sky, 1933. Unframed. Signed by artist bottom right hand corner in black  read more 

Lot No:  97 (Oils, Watercolours, Prints)

Piers Browne, (RA), A fine quality etching of 'Stapleford Mill, Shropshire', depicting a colourful scene of towering trees with a watermill in the foreground, (Limited Edition 88/100), 1978, mounted framed and glazed, signed in pencil lower right hand corner ' Piers Browne 78' including title and print-run, Sight Size: 41 x 31 cm.

Lot No:  98 (Oriental)

A rare set of six, exquisite, Persian, Mohammed Resa Shah Pahlavi porcelain dinner plates, each with 22 carat gold gilding with floral arabesques to the rims of each plate and the gilt sun and lion emblem of the Shah on each plate. Made in Germany by Rosenthal, circa 1960's. Unused and in excellent condition with crisp, un-rubbed gilding, no cracks  read more 

Lot No:  99 (Glass)

A fine, Art Deco, Rene Lalique, large, frosted glass bowl in the 'Gazelles' design, the large bowl's rim decorated with three spaced apart, leaping gazelles amongst a backdrop of leafed foliage to a clear, frosted glass bowl section. Dia: 29.5 cm. The reverse of the rim cast 'R' LALIQUE, FRANCE'. Good allover condition with no chips or cracks but a  read more 

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