Summer Fine Art Sale (2 Days): Friday 17 July 2015 10:00AM

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Viewing: Sunday 12 July 11am-4pm, Monday 13 - Thursday 16 July 9am-4pm and morning of sale from 8am
Live bidding is available at www.the-saleroom.com

Friday 17 July, 10am: Part 1: Lots 1-383

Saturday 18 July, 10am: Part 2: Lots 385-783

Saturday 18 July, 10am: Part 3: Lots 785-1128 & 2000-2034 (Motor Vehicles). Motor Vehicles incur a buyer's premium of 10% + VAT. A deposit will be required to bid.

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A Sunderland Bridge Rummer, early 19th century, the bucket shaped bowl engraved with a panel depicting the Sunderland Bridge and small sailing ship, the reverse engraved with enclosed initials and emblems of the Union, a blade knop stem and spreading foot, 14cm high

Estimate: £200-300

Sold: £320
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Lot 2

A Wine Glass, circa 1760, the semi-gadroon moulded funnel bowl on a double series stem, 14.6cm high; Another Similar, with plain funnel bowl, 14.7cm high; A Single Series Wine Glass, with trumpet bowl, 19.3cm high; and A Wine Glass, circa 1750, with tear drop to the upper drawn stem, folded foot, 18.3cm high (4)

Estimate: £300-500

Sold: £650
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Lot 3

An English Delftware Blue Dash Tulip Charger, circa 1685, of circular form decorated in blue, green, yellow and ochre with tulips and foliage within a yellow lined blue dash rim, the back lead glazed, 34cm diameter

Estimate: £1000-1500

Sold: £4200
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Lot 4

An English Creamware Whieldon Type Double-Handled Cup, circa 1770, with three beaded strings and S shape handles, 10.4cm high, 13.3cm wide

Estimate: £300-500

Sold: £300
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Lot 5

A Pair of English Delft Dry Drug Jars, circa 1710, each of shouldered ovoid form with flared foot and everted rim, titled COMF-PAMOC and C-CORT-AUR, enclosed within a border of shells, angels and pendant flowers in cobalt blue, C marks in underglaze blue, later tin covers, each 16cm

Estimate: £800-1200

Sold: £800
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Lot 6

A Chelsea Gold Anchor Period Scalloped Oval Dish, circa 1760, decorated with an exotic bird perched amongst leafy branches, within a turquoise, puce and gilt shell moulded border, gold anchor mark, 25cm

Estimate: £300-400

Sold: £420
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Lot 7

A Worcester First Period Vase and Cover, circa 1770, of hexagonal section and shouldered form, with domed cover, decorated with the Bengal Tiger pattern, with alternate panels of fantastic beasts and antiques all picked out in colours and gilding, on simulated shagreen ground within painted and gilt diaper borders all picked out in gilding, 38cm high

Estimate: £1500-2000

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Lot 8

A Rockingham Brown Glazed and Gilded Four Piece Tea and Coffee Service, circa 1830, each piece gilded with mandarin lady in a fenced garden flanked by the gothic letter F, comprising "Cadogan" peach form teapot, 16.5cm, coffee pot, 22.5cm, and cover, two-handled sugar basin and cover, and milk jug, all pieces (except teapot) with impressed mark ROCKINGHAM

Estimate: £400-600

Sold: £580
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Lot 9

An English Porcelain Portrait Plaque, early 19th century, rectangular, painted with a bust length portrait of a young woman wearing a floral bonnet and puff-sleeved dress, said to be Sidney Maria Wooler nèe Allbutt, 15cm by 12.5cm, in a period gilt and gesso decorated frame

Labels verso suggest the sitter died of cholera about 1833

Estimate: £200-300

Sold: £200
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Lot 10

A Minton Pate-sur-Pate Vase, by Frederick A Rhead, circa 1875, of ovoid form, with double elephant head and ring handles, finely decorated in white on an olive green ground, with dragonfly and birds in flight above growing ferns and berried branches, further decorated at the shoulder with coloured slips with butterflies and dragonfly, signed in white slip F. Rhead, incised Mintons mark to underside, 30cm

Separate foot piece missing, base with hole for attachment

Estimate: £400-600

Sold: £600
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Lot 11

A Spode Stone China Part Dinner Service, circa 1820, printed and overpainted in famille rose style enamels with figures and sailing ship in a Chinese harbour, within laub und bandelwerk panels and foliate and scroll borders, comprising soup tureen, cover and stand, sauce tureen, cover and stand, vegetable tureen and cover, two rectangular meat dishes in sizes, six dinner plates, and six soup plates, printed marks in black (21)

This lot was previously offered in these rooms as lot 80, 16 November 2012

Estimate: £600-800

Sold: £550
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Lot 12

A Royal Worcester Earthenware Dinner Service, 1883, each piece decorated in an Imari palette with stylised flowers growing from jardinières within a floral border within a printed spearhead and gilt band, comprising three vegetable tureens and covers with elephant mask handles, two sauce tureens (one with cover), two tureen stands, a single large tureen stand, thirty-six dinner plates, twelve soup plates, twenty-three dessert plates, and nine oval meat plates in sizes, printed marks in black including date letter U, impressed marks and pattern number in iron red B/642 (92)

Estimate: £600-800

Sold: £850
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Lot 13

A Pair of Copeland Sagger Marl Slab Plaques, late 19th century, hand painted by William Yale with scenes in North Wales, titled to reverse Fairy Glen, Betws-y-Coed, North Wales and another scene with figures on a bridge in a gorge, indistinctly titled, impressed marks, 39cm by 20cm, within claret velvet frames

Sold with copy of a letter from Robert Copeland at Spode, dated 7th March 1986

Estimate: £500-700

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Lot 14

A Royal Worcester Porcelain Pheasant Vase and Cover, James Stinton, 1904, of baluster form, with acanthus sheathed pointed finial to the domed cover, short pierced neck, satyr side handles linked by drapes, painted on one side with a cock and hen pheasant in a woodland glade, signed Jas Stinton, on the other with a woodland vignette, on a gadrooned circular foot, crown and wheel mark in puce, shape 1407, 37.5cm high overall

Estimate: £500-700

Sold: £450
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Lot 15

A Continental Tin Glazed Shallow Tazza, probably late 17th century, with pierced rim and wavy edge decorated in blue and ochre with a song bird perched amongst rocks and flowers within a multiple line border, shallow waisted foot, 26.5cm diameter

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £200
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Lot 16

A Russian Gardner Factory Bisque Porcelain Figure, circa 1890, depicting a seated scantily clad girl putting on her stockings, all picked out in pastel tones and gilding, on a rectangular simulated marble base, printed mark in iron red, 23cm high

Estimate: £1500-2000

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Lot 17

A Herend Porcelain Dinner Service, modern, in 18th century style, each piece painted with roses, strawberries, fruit, fungi, berries and sprigs within a basket moulded border, plain gilt lined rims, comprising fifteen dinner plates, fifteen dessert plates, fifteen soup plates, fifteen tea plates and twelve elliptical hors d'oeuvres dishes, printed marks in blue (72)

Estimate: £3000-5000

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Lot 18

A Set of Eight Höchst "Turkish Orchestra" Porcelain Figures, modern, each figure depicted wearing a turban, blue-trimmed white jacket and yellow pantaloons, on a grassy base, comprising violinist, two drummers, cellist , French horn player, triangle player, cymbal player and trumpeter, blue printed Höchst wheel marks, model numbers in puce each approximately 17.5cm

Estimate: £1500-2000

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Lot 19

Twelve Höchst Porcelain Figures, in 18th century style, modern, including figures allegorical of Winter and Summer, a cooper and blacksmith, a milkmaid, a vendor figure, a group of two lovers, five small figures depicting servants in various pursuits, each with blue printed wheel mark, some signed and initialled, 10cm-17.5cm

Estimate: £1000-1500

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Lot 21

A Large Pair of Chinese Porcelain Baluster Vases, 20th century, each with notched everted rims and pairs of cavorting fo dogs to the shoulders, and pairs of dragons, the bodies painted on each side with panels of Manchu equestrian and court scenes against a densely patterned ground, in typical "Canton" famille rose enamel colours, 99.5cm high

Estimate: £1500-2000

Sold: £2400
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Lot 22

A Chinese Porcelain Bottle Vase, in 18th century style, painted in underglaze red with fruiting branches within formal leaf and scroll borders, 31cm high

Estimate: £1000-1500

Sold: £900
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Lot 23

A Chinese Porcelain Saucer Dish, Qianlong reign mark, painted in underglaze blue with a roundel of scrolls within a border of six geometric motifs, the reverse with scrollwork, six character seal mark, 15cm

Estimate: £200-300

Sold: £3000
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Lot 24

A Pair of Chinese Porcelain Rouleau Vases, late 19th century, with shouldered bodies and tall cylindrical necks with everted rims, painted in famille verte enamels with panels depicting equestrian scenes, the reverse with figures and attendants on terraces, on a powder blue ground picked out in gilding, 38.5cm high

Estimate: £1500-2000

Sold: £1500
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Lot 25

An Unusually Large Cantonese Famille Rose Punch Bowl, mid 19th century, the exterior decorated with a continuous scene of dignitaries and attendants within temple gardens between floral and figural borders, the interior similarly decorated with a central circular panel with an Emperor and attendants and archers in a garden, all within a border of flowers, gourds and fruit on a gilt ground, 59cm diameter

Estimate: £3000-5000

Sold: £17000
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Lot 26

A Chinese Porcelain Blue and White Snuff Bottle, Qing Dynasty, 19th century, of shouldered form, painted with scholar with attendants beneath a pine tree, bearing four character mark of Qianlong, 7.5cm high, on a carved and pierced wood stand

Estimate: £150-250

Sold: £130
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Lot 27

A Chinese Yellow Ground Petal Edged Bowl, 19th century, the circular bowl with petal edged rim, the interior with dragon, phoenix and chrysanthemums on a turquoise ground all within a yellow ground, scrolled and floral border, the exterior similarly decorated with a dragon and phoenix amongst flowering foliage, gilt lined rim, four character mark in iron red, 28cm diameter

Estimate: £300-400

Sold: £750
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Lot 28

A Chinese Blue and White Bowl, of ribbed U shape, decorated in underglaze blue with panels of stylised flowers and foliage, the interior with growing flowers and foliage and rockwork, Kangxi four character mark in underglaze blue, 13.5cm

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £90
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Lot 29

A Chinese Rouleau Shaped Vase, 19th century, decorated in famille verte enamels with panels of deer, figures and buffalo, goats, ponies, antiques and maidens, all on an underglaze blue ground of flowers and butterflies between ruyi head borders, outlined in gilding, 46cm high

Estimate: £500-700

Sold: £450
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Lot 30

A Chinese Longquan Celadon Dish, Ming Dynasty, probably 15th century, of circular form carved with flowers and scrolling foliage in a slightly everted rim, 34.5cm diameter

Estimate: £1000-1500

Sold: £1300
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Lot 31

A South American Terracotta Pot, possibly Peruvian, 200BC-500AD, decorated with geometric design, the beast with flattened head, its back forming an open neck to the vessel, depicted standing four square, 23cm high

Estimate: £300-500

Sold: £380
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Lot 32

A Chinese Famille Rose Vase, mid 19th century, of shouldered ovoid form with tall trumpet neck, decorated in typical palette with a continuous scene of dignitaries within pavilions, figures on horseback, lilies, pine trees and stylised rockwork, stylised cloud scrolls below a pink key fret lined rim, double flat dragon scroll handles picked out in blue, 64.5cm high

Estimate: £1000-1500

Sold: £3200
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Lot 33

A Chinese Famille Verte Saucer Dish, decorated in typical palette with ho-o birds and dragons, with central flaming pearl within an iron red and gilt line border, stylised characters, flowers and foliage, 18.5cm diameter

Estimate: £400-600

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Lot 34

A Chinese Yellow Ground Snuff Bottle, 18th century, of shouldered squat ovoid form with tall cylindrical neck, the exterior cover in an even yellow glaze, 7cm high, with Sidney Moss label to the underside; and A Chinese "Batavian" Tea Bowl, the interior decorated in puce and colours with a Chinese boy, the exterior with a café-au-lait ground, 7.5cm diameter (2)

Estimate: £200-300

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Lot 36

A Pair of Chinese Blue Glazed Stoneware Models of Cockerels, late 19th century, each spirited bird on openwork integral rockwork, raised on rococo revival scroll form plinths, on ormolu bases, 42cm and 44cm high overall

Estimate: £1000-1500

Sold: £900
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Lot 37

A Group of Five Chinese Famille Rose Cups and Saucers, Xianfeng seal mark and of the period (1851-1861), each with scholar, soldier or maiden flanked by inscriptions and poems, the saucers similarly decorated, the cups 7.7cm high, the saucers 15.3cm

Estimate: £400-600

Sold: £1600
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Lot 38

A Chinese Porcelain Tea Bowl, decorated in famille rose enamels with a seated maiden and young boy in a garden setting, two iron red bats in flight to the reverse, Guangxu six character mark, 8cm

Estimate: £800-1200

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Lot 39

A Chinese Porcelain Incense Burner, 20th century, of hexagonal form, the cover mounted with a recumbent elephant, vase chimney, fret cut sides, green ground within brown glazed borders picked out in gilding, impressed seal mark, 8cm

Estimate: £300-400

Sold: £1600
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Lot 40

A Chinese Famille Rose Bottle Vase, decorated with a continuous band of geese in a landscape and pagodas in a mountain landscape, divided by a puce enamelled band, six character Qianlong mark in iron red, 18cm

Estimate: £150-250

Sold: £1600
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Lot 41

A Chinese Yellow Glazed Bottle Vase, with incised decoration of dragons, waves and cloud scrolls, Kangxi mark in blue, 27cm

Estimate: £600-800

Sold: £1600
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Lot 42

A Chinese Pale Duck Egg Blue Vase, of shouldered ovoid form with short trumpet neck, carved with dragons and waves, impressed Qianlong mark, 19.5cm

Estimate: £200-300

Sold: £1200
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Lot 43

A Chinese Famille Rose Vase, of ovoid form with a short tapered neck, decorated with growing peaches and enamelled ruyi heads, a bat in iron red, six character Qianlong mark in blue, 17cm

Estimate: £400-600

Sold: £1600
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Lot 44

A Small Chinese Famille Rose Jardinière, decorated with phoenix, rockwork, growing flowers and lilies, green ground, puce scroll border, seal mark in iron red, 14.3cm

Estimate: £200-300

Sold: £300
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Lot 45

A Pair of Ormolu Mounted Chinese Porcelain Vases and Covers, early 19th century, the blue and white Kangxi vases with slightly raised panels painted with flowers, birds and insects, in later clobbered colours and gilded, within twin dragon scroll shoulder mounts, the flared neck mounts with cast foliate detail, with fluted domed covers, on openwork Japonaiserie ormolu bases with four inscroll feet, each with Lingzhi mark in underglaze blue on the base, 73cm high

Estimate: £3000-5000

Sold: £6500
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Lot 46

A Chinese Blue and White Jar, Kangxi (1662-1722), compressed ovoid, painted with two quatrefoil panels, one with a pair of deer, the other with two pairs of wildfowl, divided by precious and Buddhistic objects, 17cm high, on late 19th century carved hardwood five-legged stand and with later foliate carved and pierced cover

Estimate: £300-500

Sold: £700
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Lot 47

A Chinese Blue and White Rouleau Shaped Vase, in Kangxi style, decorated in underglaze blue with warriors and an attendant figure, prunus, flowers and rockwork, within lined key fret trellis band borders, Artemisia leaf mark in blue, 29.5cm high

Estimate: £600-800

Sold: £900
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Lot 48

A Pair of Cantonese Famille Rose Vases, mid 19th century, each of barrel form, decorated in typical palates with panels of figures, butterflies and flowers within gilt and green scrollwork, iron red and gilt lined borders, 35cm high

Estimate: £500-700

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Lot 49

A Japanese Earthenware Squat Globular Vase, late Meiji period (1868-1912), decorated in colours and gilding with a continuous landscape with figures in a garden setting and complex diaper borders, double angular gilt lug handles, seal mark in iron red and gilding, 32cm high, associated wood stand

Estimate: £600-800

Sold: £700
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Lot 50

A Japanese Earthenware Bottle Vase, late 19th century, the globular body with tall cylindrical neck, decorated in colours and gilding with scenes of samurai warriors in battle divided by scroll and diaper panels, the neck decorated with a panel of a scholar, a young boy and maiden, all picked out in rich burnished gilding, 52cm high

Estimate: £400-600

Sold: £380
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Lot 51

A Japanese Satsuma Pottery Hexagonal Koro and Cover, circa 1900, the silvered metal pierced cover mounted with three leaves, the shoulders with satsuma mon amongst diapered designs, each face with diverse floral arrangements, on six triangular feet, five character mark in gilt and satsuma mon in red, 14cm high, on an hexagonal stained and carved wood stand; A Satsuma Compressed Ovoid Koro and Cover, decorated with chrysanthemums, three character mark in gilt, three character mark in blue and blue satsuma mon, 12cm high, on wooden stand; and A Lobed Circular Shallow Saucer Dish, decorated with figures, birds and landscapes, unmarked, 18.5cm, with associated ebonised wood stand (3)

Estimate: £400-600

Sold: £800
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Lot 52

A Japanese Lotus Form Vase, Meiji period (1868-1912), of ovoid form overlaid with lotus petals each decorated with a ronin on a trellis moulded ground between yellow borders decorated with blue and iron red lappet rims, bronze mount, 52cm high

Estimate: £800-1200

Sold: £700
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