Summer Fine Art Sale: Friday 22 July 2016 10:00AM

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Viewing: Sunday 17 July 11am-4pm, Monday 18 - Thursday 21 July 9am-4pm

Friday 22 July, 10am: Part 1: Lots 1-463
Saturday 23 July, 10am: Part 2: Lots 465-881
Saturday 23 July, 10am: Part 3: Lots 900-1228



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Lots 1 to 50 of 1168


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Lot 1

A Wine Glass, circa 1760, the semi-fluted rounded funnel bowl on an opaque twist stem, 15.5cm; A Similar Glass, the bucket shaped bowl on an air twist stem, 15cm; Another Glass, with opaque twist stem, 14cm; and A Wine Glass, with red and white twist stem, 13.5cm (4)

Estimate: £300-400

Sold: £350
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Lot 2

A Wine Glass, circa 1760, the rounded funnel bowl on a knopped air twist stem, 18cm high; A Similar Wine Glass, the flared bucket shape bowl on an opaque twist stem, 16cm; and Two Wine Glasses, on opaque twist stems, 15cm (4)

Estimate: £300-400

Sold: £500
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Lot 3

A Sealed Wine Bottle, dated 1798, of shouldered cylindrical form applied with a circular seal inscribed T*L-1789, 28cm high

Estimate: £300-500

Sold: £200
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Lot 4

A Worcester Porcelain Large Coffee Cup, circa 1760, painted in underglaze blue with the "Solid Fence Pavilion" pattern, workman's mark, 7.3cm high

For a discussion of this pattern see Branyan, French & Sandon Worcester Blue and White Porcelain, pg.199

Estimate: £200-300

Sold: £350
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Lot 5

A Worcester Porcelain Sparrow Beak Jug, circa 1770, painted in colours with chinoiserie figures in landscape, crescent mark, 9.5cm high; and A Similar Tea Bowl and Saucer, printed and overpainted with The Stand pattern (2)

Estimate: £200-300

Sold: £350
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Lot 6

A Worcester Porcelain Cylindrical Mug, circa 1770, painted in underglaze blue with the "The Gardener" pattern, crescent mark, 12.5cm high; and A Similar Larger Mug, 15cm high (2)

Estimate: £300-400

Sold: £320
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Lot 7

A Worcester Porcelain Cylindrical Mug, circa 1780, printed in underglaze blue with "The Man Shooting a Gun", 12cm high; and A Similar Mug, printed with "La Pêche/La Promenade Chinoise", crescent mark, 12.5cm high (2)

Estimate: £300-400

Sold: £320
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Lot 8

A Nantgarw Porcelain Plate, circa 1818-20, painted in London with a flower spray and insects within a blue line border, the rim with five further flower sprays within a gilt dentil rim, impressed NANT-GARW C.W, 23.5cm diameter

For an almost identical example painted by the same hand see Bonhams, New Bond Street, 13.12.06, lot 365

Estimate: £400-600

Sold: £1500
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Lot 9

A Nantgarw Porcelain Oval Dish, circa 1818-20, painted in London probably in the Sims Workshop with scattered pink rose sprigs and insects within a moulded scroll border and gilt dentil rim, impressed NANT-GARW C.W., 26.5cm wide

Estimate: £300-500

Sold: £800
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Lot 10

A Ralph Wood Type Pottery Toby Jug, circa 1780, of traditional form holding a jug and smoking a pipe, decorated in pale manganese glazes, 25cm high

Estimate: £400-600

Sold: £2600
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Lot 11

A Creamware Bear Jug and Cover, late 18th century, naturalistically modelled holding a dog in its forepaws, picked out in mottled brown, 24cm high

Provenance: Ex Stanley J Seeger Collection

Estimate: £500-700

Sold: £900
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Lot 12

A Pratt Type Pottery Bear Jug and Cover, circa 1800, naturalistically modelled holding a dog in its forepaws, decorated in mottled browns and greens with brown muzzle and collar, 20.5cm high

Provenance: Ex Stanley J Seeger Collection

Estimate: £300-500

Sold: £600
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Lot 13

A Staffordshire Pottery Bear Jug and Cover, early 19th century, naturalistically modelled holding a caricature of Napoleon in his forepaws, the hat inscribed BONEY, picked out in brown, green and puce, 28cm high

Provenance: Ex Stanley J Seeger Collection

Estimate: £400-600

Sold: £700
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Lot 14

A Staffordshire Treacle Glaze Bear Jug and Cover, circa 1830, naturalistically modelled holding a dog in its forepaws, the handle formed as a monkey, 27.5cm high

Provenance: Ex Stanley J Seeger Collection

Estimate: £300-500

Sold: £420
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Lot 15

A Staffordshire Pottery Spill Vase, 19th century, modelled as a giraffe standing before a tree on a shaped moulded base, 17.5cm; and A Similar Figure of a Spaniel, with a cat, 17.5cm (2)

Estimate: £300-400

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Lot 16

A Pair of Royal Crown Derby Campana Shape Vases and Covers, painted by Cuthbert Gresley, circa 1905, with floriform knops and scroll handles, painted with flower sprays reserved on a blue ground with gilt scrolls, signed, printed mark, 22.5cm high

Estimate: £700-1000

Sold: £700
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Lot 17

A Near Pair of Wemyss Pottery Cats, circa 1910, each seated with glass eyes, painted with pink roses, painted marks, 33cm high

Estimate: £1500-2000

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Lot 18

A Meissen Porcelain Sugar Bowl and Cover, circa 1750, painted with flower sprigs within ozier moulded borders, 12.5cm high; A Sèvres Sucrier and Cover, painted with pink rose swags, painted marks in blue, 12cm high; and A Sèvres Style Reticulated Sucrier and Cover, 11.5cm high (3)

Estimate: £500-700

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Lot 19

A Meissen Porcelain Coffee Pot and Cover, 19th century, outside decorated in puce monochrome with 18th century lovers in landscapes within gilt scroll cartouches, crossed swords mark struck out in underglaze blue, 26cm high; and A Similar Small Coffee Pot and Cover, painted with flowersprays, 14cm high (2)

Estimate: £200-300

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Lot 20

A Meissen Porcelain Twin-Handled Tray, mid 19th century, of shell and scrolled moulded form, painted with 18th century lovers in landscapes within a blue scale ground, crossed swords mark in underglaze blue, 41cm wide, mounted in a later frame

Estimate: £300-500

Sold: £280
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Lot 21

A Pair of German Porcelain Figure Groups of the Seasons, late 19th century, Autumn as a boy and girl, he playing the pipes, she sitting beside a goat, Winter as a boy and girl, she leaning over a brazier, he sitting on a sledge, on moulded oval bases, crossed swords marks in underglaze blue, 14cm and 16cm high

Estimate: £400-600

Sold: £480
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Lot 22

A Meissen Porcelain Figure Group, late 19th century, as a boy and girl sitting on a mound, on a scroll moulded base, crossed swords mark in underglaze blue, 8cm high

Estimate: £250-350

Sold: £280
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Lot 23

A Pair of Meissen Porcelain Figures of a Farmer and His Wife, late 19th century, each sitting holding a chicken, she with a basket of eggs, he with a basket of flowers, on scroll moulded bases, crossed swords mark in underglaze blue, 11cm and 10cm high

Estimate: £250-350

Sold: £380
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Lot 24

A Set of Five Meissen Porcelain Figures of Classical Maidens Allegorical of the Senses, late 19th century, Smell holding a flower and sensor, Hearing with a lute, Taste with an apple and basket and fruit, Sight with a telescope and a mirror, and a Touch with a parrot, each on scroll moulded bases applied with their attributes, 27cm to 28.5cm high

Estimate: £800-1200

Sold: £6000
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Lot 25

A Meissen Porcelain Figural Candelabrum, late 19th century, representing Winter from a set of the Seasons as an old man holding a lantern before bocage with three sockets, crossed swords mark in underglaze blue, 29cm high

Estimate: £200-300

Sold: £320
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Lot 26

A Berlin Porcelain Figure Group, late 19th century, as Vulcan sitting at an anvil, Venus and Cupid to his side, sceptre mark in underglaze blue, 32cm high

Estimate: £200-300

Sold: £580
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Lot 27

A Berlin Style Porcelain Plaque, late 19th century, painted possibly in the studio of Julius Greiner with a bust portrait of Rembrandt's mother, 13cm by 9.5cm, framed

Estimate: £250-400

Sold: £220
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Lot 28

A Sèvres Porcelain Coffee Can and Saucer, circa 1795, painted by Fumez with classical ornament below a yellow border and gilt line rim, painted marks; and A Sèvres Style Porcelain Yellow Ground Coffee Can, painted with panels of flower sprigs (3)

Estimate: £150-200

Sold: £170
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Lot 29

A Sèvres Style Porcelain Circular Plaque, late 19th century, painted with figures in a romantic river landscape within a shield cartouche on a bleu de ciel ground gilt with scrolling classical ornament, 49cm diameter, in a gilt metal frame with hanging loop mounted in a later giltwood frame

Estimate: £600-800

Sold: £700
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Lot 30

A Sèvres Style Porcelain Plate, in 18th century style, painted with a cherub amongst clouds within a Rose Pompadour border with panels of flower sprays hung with gilt swags, bears marks in gilt, 24cm diameter, in a later glazed frame

Estimate: £300-500

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Lot 31

A Gilt Metal Mounted Sèvres Style Baluster Vase, late 19th century, with flared rim, mask and loop handles and scroll feet, painted with putti representing the Arts in a panel on a blue ground gilt with scrolls, 60.1cm high

Estimate: £400-600

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Lot 32

A Pair of French Pâte-sur-Pâte Porcelain Plaques, by J Cope, circa 1880, from a set of The Seasons, worked in white slip with maidens carrying fruit and flowers attended by cherubs beside trees on black grounds, bear incised monograms, 43cm by 19cm, in later frames

Estimate: £500-700

Sold: £450
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Lot 33

A Pair of French Pâte-sur-Pâte Porcelain Plaques, by J Cope, circa 1880, worked in white slip with putti in landscape and amongst clouds on a black ground, bear incised signatures, 44.5cm by 19.5cm

Estimate: £500-700

Sold: £450
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Lot 34

A Ding Type Bowl, carved and later enamelled with precious objects, the exterior with sprigs and a butterfly, metal mounted rim, 17cm diameter, carved hardwood stand

Estimate: £200-300

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Lot 35

A Chinese Provincial Porcelain Bottle Vase, painted in blue and red enamels with a procession within foliate borders, bears six character Wanli mark, 29.5cm high

Estimate: £200-300

Sold: £400
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Lot 36

A Chinese Wucai Porcelain Jar, Chinese Transitional period, 1620-1663, of baluster form, painted with fish amongst weeds in ogee panels on a lattice ground, 29.5cm high, with matched hardwood cover and stand

Estimate: £300-500

Sold: £1000
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Lot 37

A Chinese Wucai Porcelain Baluster Jar, in Kangxi style, painted with mothers and children in a fenced garden, 33.5cm high, with associated hardwood cover and stand

Estimate: £500-800

Sold: £3000
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Lot 38

A Chinese Celadon Glazed Barrel Shaped Vase, with mask and loop handles, bears six character Qianlong seal mark, 12.5cm high

Estimate: £200-300

Sold: £2200
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Lot 39

A Chinese Porcelain Water Jar, painted in underglaze red with stylised flowers, bears six character Kangxi reign mark in underglaze blue, 6.5cm high

Estimate: £300-400

Sold: £1800
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Lot 40

A Pair of Chinese Porcelain Hexafoil Baluster Jars, painted in underglaze blue with figures in a continuous landscape, bear six character Wanli marks, 12cm high, with later hardwood stands and covers

Estimate: £400-600

Sold: £3200
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Lot 41

A Chinese Porcelain Rouleau Vase, Kangxi, painted in underglaze blue with a dignitary and attendants within lattice borders, artemisia leaf mark, 45.5cm high

Estimate: £8000-10000

Sold: £7500
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Lot 42

A Chinese Porcelain Ovoid Jar, 19th century, painted in underglaze blue with a bird perched on branches amongst flowers and rockwork, 31.5cm high, later hardwood cover

Estimate: £500-600

Sold: £550
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Lot 43

A Pair of Chinese Porcelain Bottle Vases, 19th century, painted in underglaze blue with cranes amongst cloud scrolls, 16cm high

Estimate: £200-300

Sold: £250
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Lot 44

A Chinese Porcelain Celadon Ground YenYen Vase, 19th century, painted in underglaze blue and red with horses amongst pine trees, 45.5cm high

Estimate: £500-700

Sold: £1200
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Lot 45

A Chinese Porcelain Basin, Qianlong, painted in famille rose enamels with a river landscape within a gilt border, the rim with flower sprigs, 38.5cm diameter

Estimate: £150-250

Sold: £550
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Lot 46

A Chinese Porcelain Water Dropper, in Qianlong style, modelled as a lotus leaf with hollow stem picked out in pink and green, 19.5cm

Estimate: £300-400

Sold: £280
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Lot 47

A Pair of Chinese Porcelain Large Baluster Vases, 19th century, the trumpet necks painted in famille rose enamels with warriors, dignities, attendants and mythical beasts above a formal border, bear six character reign marks in blue, 93cm high

Estimate: £3000-5000

Sold: £5000
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Lot 48

A Chinese Porcelain Large Vase, 19th century, of baluster form with trumpet neck, painted in famille rose enamels with figures in pavilions and birds in branches on a ground of flower sprigs and precious objects, 61.5cm high

Estimate: £300-400

Sold: £280
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Lot 49

A Chinese Porcelain Bottle Vase, painted in famille rose enamels with a bird amongst flowering peony and rockwork within formal foliate borders, bears six character Guangxu reign mark, 43.5cm high

Estimate: £300-400

Sold: £680
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Lot 50

A Chinese Porcelain Rectangular Plaque, Qing Dynasty, painted in famille rose enamels with a mountainous river landscape and with calligraphy, 43.5cm by 33cm; A Set of Ten Chinese Ink Cakes, in various colours with gilt and relief decoration, cased; and A Similar Set of Eight Cakes (3)

Estimate: £300-500

Sold: £1200
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