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A fine Private Collection of paintings, ceramics, works of art and furniture from Le Pavilion, formerly part of the Shortgrove Estate in Essex provided some of the top lots in the sale. The highlight of the collection was a panel painting depicting the Madonna and Child in the Manner of Filippo (Filippino) Lippi (c.1406-1469). The panel, which was in extraordinarily good condition, was sold to a telephone bidder after a heated battle for £135,000. 
Modern and contemporary paintings put in a strong performance in Tennants Auctioneers’ Autumn Fine Art Sale on 18th November, with works by Northern artists in particular attracting the interest of bidders.
A fascinating collection of annotated photographs detailing the exploits of mountaineer and school master R. L. G. Irving (1877-1969) are coming under the hammer in Tennants Auctioneers’ Book Sale on 29th November. 
An unmounted pair of Chinese Golden Monkey stamps from the popular series of New Year Stamps based around the Chinese Zodiac sold strongly in Tennants Auctioneers’ sale of Stamps and Postcards on 3rd November. Produced in 1980, the Year of the Monkey, the stamps have a red background - a very lucky colour in China, and the face value is the lucky number eight. One of the most sought after contemporary stamps, this horizontal pair were sold for £2,000 (plus buyer’s premium). 
Tennants’ auction of Coins, Tokens & Banknotes on 1st November saw a rare 100% sold rate, proving the ongoing success of coins at auction. With the continued rise in gold prices, good Gold Proof Sets consistently sold well, with the top lot of the sale going to a George VI Gold Proof Set from 1937; comprising £5, £2, sovereign and half sovereign coins in the original case of issue, the set sold for £8,200.
Tennants Auctioneers’ Modern and Contemporary Art Sale on 28th October saw strong prices for Modern British sculpture in a buoyant sale boosted by a good Private Collection from West Yorkshire. 
A fine Private Collection of paintings, ceramics, works of art and furniture from Le Pavilion, formerly part of the Shortgrove Estate in Essex are to come under the hammer in Tennants Auctioneers’ Autumn Fine Art Sale on 18th November. 
Tennants Auctioneers in Leyburn, North Yorkshire are delighted to be offering for sale on 24th November a Private Collection of over fifty lots of Locomotive Nameplates, Totems, Targets and models as part of their Toys, Models & Collectables auction. 
Amongst the one thousand lots of Fine Art and Antiques in Tennants Auctioneers’ Autumn Fine Art Sale on 18th November, are a number of intriguing lots to pique the interest of collectors of British Sporting Art and memorabilia. 
A strong representation of 20th century Northern Art is up for auction in the Autumn Fine Art Sale at Tennants Auctioneers on 18th November. There is an ever increasing demand for Northern Art at Auction, and some of the most sought-after names are included in Tennants’ sale, such as Brian Shields ‘Bráaq’, Norman Cornish, Tom McGuinness, L S Lowry, Peter Brooks, Arthur Delaney and Joe Scarborough.
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