Spring Fine Art Sale: Saturday 17 March 2018 10:00AM

No. Lots Per Page: 

Viewing: Sunday 11 March 11am - 4pm, Monday 12 March to Thursday 15 March 10am-4pm, Friday 16 March 10am-2pm and the morning of the sale from 8am.

Please note: The Sale will be sold in two rooms, both starting at 10am
Saleroom I: Lots 1-447
Saleroom II: Lots 500-979

Live bidding is available at: www.the-saleroom.com

Buyer's Premium: 20% + VAT (24% in total)

Please refer to our terms of business regarding availability of telephone bidding, additional image requests and condition reports.

Catalogue Search

Lots 501 to 550 of 918


Lot 556 Thumbnail

Lot 556

Léon Charles Huber (1858-1928) French
"The Favourite Chair"
Signed and inscribed "Paris", oil on canvas, 45.5cm by 37cm

Estimate: £1000-1500

Sold: £2000
More Details

Lot 557 Thumbnail

Lot 557

Julia May (19th century)
"Bird's Nest & Flowers"
Geranium on a mossy bank
One with original artist's inscribed label verso, signed and dated 1877 and 1870 respectively, 16.5cm by 24cm

Provenance: Sutcliffe Galleries, Harrogate
An insurance valuation from the above accompanies this lot

Estimate: £300-500

Sold: £800
More Details

Lot 558 Thumbnail

Lot 558

Dorrit Black (1891-1951) Australian
"Corner of the Garden"
Signed, inscribed and numbered 5/50, linocut printed in colours, 25.5cm by 30.5cm

See illustration

Provenance: The Estate of Edith Lawrence

Estimate: £3000-5000

Sold: £13000
More Details

Lot 559 Thumbnail

Lot 559

Dorrit Black (1891-1951) Australian
"The Quartet"
Signed, inscribed and numbered 4/50, linocut printed in colours, 17cm by 25cm

Provenance: From the Estate of Edith Lawrence

See Illustration

Estimate: £2000-3000

Sold: £11500
More Details

Lot 560 Thumbnail

Lot 560

Edith Lawrence (1890-1973)
"Canal, Middelburg, Zeeland"
Signed, inscribed, numbered 17/50 in pencil, priced £2.2.0, linocut printed in colours, 23cm by 33cm

Provenance: From the Estate of Edith Lawrence

Estimate: £1500-2500

Sold: £3200
More Details

Lot 561 Thumbnail

Lot 561

Edith Lawrence (1890-1973)
"France"
Signed in pencil, inscribed and numbered 14/50, linocut printed in colours, priced £2.20, 27cm by 36cm

Provenance: From the Estate of Edith Lawrence

Estimate: £600-800

Sold: £1700
More Details

Lot 562 Thumbnail

Lot 562

Edith Lawrence (1890-1973)
"Cricket"
Signed, inscribed and numbered 10/25 in pencil, priced £2.2.0, a linocut printed in colours, 23cm by 33.5cm

Literature: "The Art and Craft of Linocutting and Printing" by Claude Flight, B.T Batsford Ltd, London, 1935, p.62, plate 15

Provenance: From the Estate of Edith Lawrence

See Illustration

Estimate: £2500-4000

Sold: £6200
More Details

Lot 563 Thumbnail

Lot 563

Lill Tschudi (1911-2004) Swiss
"La Banda" at San Marco, Venice
Signed in pencil, inscribed and numbered 3/50, linocut printed in colours, 38cm by 22cm

Provenance: From the Estate of Edith Lawrence

Estimate: £2000-3000

Sold: £4000
More Details

Lot 564 Thumbnail

Lot 564

Edith Lawrence (1890-1973)
"Dull Evening"
Signed, inscribed, numbered 23/50 and priced at £2.2.0, 29.5cm by 26.5cm

Provenance: From the Estate of Edith Lawrence

Estimate: £500-800

Sold: £1100
More Details

Lot 565 Thumbnail

Lot 565

Edith Lawrence (1890-1973)
Houses on a hillside
Linocut printed in colours, 30.5cm by 25cm

Provenance: From the Estate of Edith Lawrence

Estimate: £300-500

Sold: £650
More Details

Lot 566 Thumbnail

Lot 566

Edith Lawrence (1890-1973)
"West Knoyle Church" 1928
Signed, inscribed and dated verso, pencil and watercolour, together with five further watercolours by the same hand to include "Wiltshire Landscape" c.1936, "Coe River", "Western Isles, Scotland", "Solway" and "Salmon Leap", 35cm by 50cm (6) (all unframed)

Estimate: £300-500

Sold: £850
More Details

Lot 567 Thumbnail

Lot 567

After Marc Chagall (1887-1975) French/Russian
"Le Trois Acrobats"
Signed and numbered 15/75 in pencil, a coloured lithograph, 64cm by 49cm

Exhibited: O'Hana Gallery, London "Exhibition of oils, gouaches, watercolours and lithographs" by Marc Chagall, 2 June 1961, catalogue no. 35

Artist's Resale Rights/Droit de Suite may apply to this lot, please refer to our Terms of Business

Estimate: £3000-5000

NOT SOLD
More Details

Lot 568 Thumbnail

Lot 568

Ben Nicholson OM (1894-1982)
"Complicated Forms"
Signed in pencil and dated (19)67, 37/50, etching, 26cm by 12cm

Sold together with certificate of authentication

See illustration

Artist's Resale Rights/Droit de Suite may apply to this lot, please refer to our Terms of Business

Estimate: £600-800

Sold: £1400
More Details

Lot 569 Thumbnail

Lot 569

After Laurence Stephen Lowry RA (1887-1976)
"Market Scene in a Northern Town"
Signed in pencil, from an edition of 750, a colour reproduction, 44.5cm by 60.5cm

See illustration

Artist's Resale Rights/Droit de Suite may apply to this lot, please refer to our Terms of Business

Estimate: £1500-2500

Sold: £1400
More Details

Lot 570 Thumbnail

Lot 570

After Laurence Stephen Lowry RA (1887-1976)
"Industrial Panorama"
Signed in pencil, with the blindstamp for the Fine Art Trade Guild, from an edition of 350, a colour reproduction, 60cm by 79cm

Provenance: Sandringham Fine Arts, 1979 (with original purchase invoice affixed verso)

See illustration

Artist's Resale Rights/Droit de Suite may apply to this lot, please refer to our Terms of Business

Estimate: £700-1000

Sold: £1500
More Details

Lot 571 Thumbnail

Lot 571

After Laurence Stephen Lowry RA (1887-1976)
"Our Town"
Signed in pencil numbered 550/ 850, a colour reproduction, 42cm by 60.5cm

See illustration

Artist's Resale Rights/Droit de Suite may apply to this lot, please refer to our Terms of Business

Estimate: £1500-2500

Sold: £2500
More Details

Lot 572 Thumbnail

Lot 572

After Laurence Stephen Lowry RA (1887-1976)
"Group of Children"
Signed in pencil, with the blind stamp for the Fine Art Trade Guild, published by Adam Collection Ltd, from an edition of 850, a colour reproduction, 17.5cm by 19cm, mounted, (unframed)

Artist's Resale Rights/Droit de Suite may apply to this lot, please refer to our Terms of Business

Estimate: £400-600

Sold: £1300
More Details

Lot 573 Thumbnail

Lot 573

After Laurence Stephen Lowry RA (1887-1976)
"The Reference Library"
Signed in pencil, with the blind stamp for the Fine Art Trade Guild, from an edition of 850, a black and white reproduction, 24cm by 34.5cm

See illustration

Artist's Resale Rights/Droit de Suite may apply to this lot, please refer to our Terms of Business

Estimate: £800-1200

Sold: £1100
More Details

Lot 574 Thumbnail

Lot 574

After Laurence Stephen Lowry RA (1887-1976)
"Great Ancoats Street"
Signed in pencil, numbered 204/850, with the blind stamp for Henry Donn Fine Art, from an edition of 850, a black and white reproduction, 26cm by 36cm

See illustration

Artist's Resale Rights/Droit de Suite may apply to this lot, please refer to our Terms of Business

Estimate: £800-1200

Sold: £1100
More Details

Lot 575 Thumbnail

Lot 575

Attributed to George Leslie Hunter (1877-1931)
Figures before a bridge
Signed, mixed media, 14cm by 23cm


See illustration

Estimate: £500-800

Sold: £440
More Details

Lot 576 Thumbnail

Lot 576

Sir Jacob Epstein KBE (1880-1959)
Portrait head of Jackie Epstein
Signed, with Christie's stencil HJS5S verso, pencil, 55cm by 43cm

See illustration

Artist's Resale Rights/Droit de Suite may apply to this lot, please refer to our Terms of Business

Estimate: £600-900

Sold: £550
More Details

Lot 577 Thumbnail

Lot 577

Sir Jacob Epstein KBE (1880-1959)
Jackie Epstein, head and shoulders
Signed, pencil, 52cm by 41cm

Provenance: Washington Irving Gallery, New York
Sold together with a copy of the bill of sale from above 17 Jan (19)67 for $375

See illustration

Artist's Resale Rights/Droit de Suite may apply to this lot, please refer to our Terms of Business

Estimate: £600-900

Sold: £550
More Details

Lot 578 Thumbnail

Lot 578

Dame Laura Knight RA, RWS, RE, RWA, PSWA, DBE (1877-1970)
"Young Boy"
Pencil, 36.5cm by 25cm, unframed

Provenance: Blond Fine Art Limited, London

See illustration

Artist's Resale Rights/Droit de Suite may apply to this lot, please refer to our Terms of Business

Estimate: £350-550

Sold: £400
More Details

Lot 579 Thumbnail

Lot 579

Dame Laura Knight RA, RWS, RE, RWA, PSWA, DBE (1877-1970)
"Portrait of Ethel Bartlett"
Signed and dated Dec 1923, charcoal, 33cm by 23.5cm

See illustration

Artist's Resale Rights/Droit de Suite may apply to this lot, please refer to our Terms of Business

Estimate: £700-1000

Sold: £3500
More Details

Lot 580 Thumbnail

Lot 580

Sir Jacob Epstein KBE (1880-1959)
"Daisies" (1936)
Signed, pencil and watercolour, 55.5cm by 43cm

Provenance: Arthur Tooth and Sons, London

See illustration

Artist's Resale Rights/Droit de Suite may apply to this lot, please refer to our Terms of Business

Estimate: £1000-1500

Sold: £2500
More Details

Lot 581 Thumbnail

Lot 581

John Egerton Christmas Piper CH 1903-1992)
"Iken"
Signed, inscribed and dated 26 X 65 (26th October 1965), mixed media with scratching out, 34.5cm by 53cm

see illustration

Artist's Resale Rights/Droit de Suite may apply to this lot, please refer to our Terms of Business

Estimate: £4000-6000

Sold: £4000
More Details

Lot 582 Thumbnail

Lot 582

Vanessa Bell (1879-1961)
Country Landscape
Signed and dated 1928, coloured chalks, 46.5cm by 60cm

See illustration

Artist's Resale Rights/Droit de Suite may apply to this lot, please refer to our Terms of Business

Estimate: £1000-1500

Sold: £2600
More Details

Lot 583 Thumbnail

Lot 583

Duncan Grant (1885-1978) Scottish
Classical landscape (1924)
With collection stamp, pencil and watercolour, 16.5cm by 26cm

See illustration

This is a study of an Annibale Carraci Roman landscape painting in the Berlin museum. From May of 1924 Grant had been in Paris with Vanessa Bell and they had taken time out in June to visit the painter Franzi von Haas in Potsdam, Berlin, where he completed the work.


Artist's Resale Rights/Droit de Suite may apply to this lot, please refer to our Terms of Business

Estimate: £500-800

Sold: £2000
More Details

Lot 584 Thumbnail

Lot 584

John Northcote Nash CBE RA (1893-1977)
Landscape with trees
Signed, pencil and watercolour, 37cm by 45cm

See illustration

Artist's Resale Rights/Droit de Suite may apply to this lot, please refer to our Terms of Business

Estimate: £500-800

Sold: £1300
More Details

Lot 585 Thumbnail

Lot 585

Sir Matthew Smith (1878-1959)
Still life with green peppers and a jug
Coloured chalks, 37cm by 47.5cm

Provenance: Sotheby's, December 14th 1960, lot 86

See illustration

Artist's Resale Rights/Droit de Suite may apply to this lot, please refer to our Terms of Business

Estimate: £800-1200

Sold: £1500
More Details

Lot 586 Thumbnail

Lot 586

Norman Cornish (1919-2014)
"Study for Miners Going to Work"
Signed in pencil, black felt tip, 29cm by 20cm

See illustration

Artist's Resale Rights/Droit de Suite may apply to this lot, please refer to our Terms of Business

Estimate: £1500-2000

Sold: £2500
More Details

Lot 587 Thumbnail

Lot 587

Norman Cornish (1919-2014)
Eddy's Fish Shop
Signed, pencil and watercolour heightened with white, 23.5cm by 35.5cm

Illustrated: "Norman Cornish, A Shot Against Time", p.41, Northumbria University Gallery, Newcastle Upon Tyne and Kings Place Gallery, London (2010)
Provenance: University of Northumbria Gallery
Private Collection, North East of England

See illustration

Artist's Resale Rights/Droit de Suite may apply to this lot, please refer to our Terms of Business

Estimate: £5000-8000

Sold: £6000
More Details

Lot 588 Thumbnail

Lot 588

Florence Adelina Hess WIAC (1891-1974)
"St Ives"
Signed, with inscribed artist's label verso, oil on panel, 22.5cm by 27cm

Provenance: Phillips and Sons, Cookham

Artist's Resale Rights/Droit de Suite may apply to this lot, please refer to our Terms of Business

Estimate: £250-400

Sold: £400
More Details

Lot 589 Thumbnail

Lot 589

Philip Wilson Steer NEAC (1860-1942)
Green Park, London
Inscribed on stretcher verso with title, artist and provenance in pencil, oil on canvas, 41.5cm by 52cm

Provenance: Acquired from the artist, thence by descent

See illustration

Estimate: £700-1000

NOT SOLD
More Details

Lot 590 Thumbnail

Lot 590

Mark Senior NPS (1862-1927)
Extensive coastal view in morning light, probably Runswick Bay
Signed, oil on canvas, 49cm by 59cm

See illustration

Estimate: £10000-15000

Sold: £15000
More Details

Lot 591 Thumbnail

Lot 591

Ronald Ossory Dunlop (1894-1973) Irish
"The Cutty Sark Tavern"
Signed, oil on canvas, 34cm by 44cm

Exhibited: Ronald Ossary Dunlop Exhibition, Fine Art Associates, London, 1985

See illustration

Artist's Resale Rights/Droit de Suite may apply to this lot, please refer to our Terms of Business

Estimate: £500-800

Sold: £480
More Details

Lot 592 Thumbnail

Lot 592

Ruskin Spear RA (1911-1990)
"Harvest" (Feock, Cornwall)
Fragments of an original artist's label verso, oil on board, 38cm by 48.5cm

See illustration

Artist's Resale Rights/Droit de Suite may apply to this lot, please refer to our Terms of Business

Estimate: £600-800

Sold: £1200
More Details

Lot 593 Thumbnail

Lot 593

Joe Scarborough (b.1938)
"Tuscan" - loading up a beached boat with barrels
Signed and dated 1998, oil on canvas board, 31.5cm by 44cm

See illustration

Artist's Resale Rights/Droit de Suite may apply to this lot, please refer to our Terms of Business

Estimate: £500-800

Sold: £1100
More Details

Lot 594 Thumbnail

Lot 594

Joe Scarborough (b.1938)
Tram Interchange
Signed and dated (19)82, oil on board, 49.5cm by 39cm

See illustration

Artist's Resale Rights/Droit de Suite may apply to this lot, please refer to our Terms of Business

Estimate: £800-1200

Sold: £1300
More Details

Lot 595 Thumbnail

Lot 595

Joe Scarborough (b.1938)
The Red Lion Public House, Charles Street
Signed and dated (19)98, oil on canvas, 39.5cm by 49cm

See illustration

Artist's Resale Rights/Droit de Suite may apply to this lot, please refer to our Terms of Business

Estimate: £800-1200

Sold: £1900
More Details

Lot 596 Thumbnail

Lot 596

John Bratby (1928-1992)
"Rooftops, Hastings"
"View of the Sea with rooftops, Hastings"
Signed, oil on canvas, 41cm by 66cm & 35cm by 45cm respectively (2)


See illustration

Artist's Resale Rights/Droit de Suite may apply to this lot, please refer to our Terms of Business

Estimate: £800-1200

Sold: £950
More Details

Lot 597 Thumbnail

Lot 597

James Lawrence Isherwood (1917-1989)
"Wigan Factory, Clogs and Shawls"
Signed and dated (19)79, inscribed verso, oil on board, 35.5cm by 45cm

See illustration

Artist's Resale Rights/Droit de Suite may apply to this lot, please refer to our Terms of Business

Estimate: £400-600

Sold: £550
More Details

Lot 598 Thumbnail

Lot 598

Peter Brook (1927-2009)
"Pennine Landscape - Lifting Mist and Gritstones"
Signed and inscribed, oil on board, 50cm by 70cm

Provenance: From the Artist's Estate

See illustration

Estimate: £2000-3000

Sold: £3000
More Details

Lot 599 Thumbnail

Lot 599

Peter Brook (1927-2009)
"Sheep Sensing the Approaching Storm"
Signed and inscribed, oil on board, 49cm by 69cm

Provenance: From the Artist's Estate

See illustration

Estimate: £2500-4000

Sold: £3500
More Details

Lot 600 Thumbnail

Lot 600

Peter Brook (1927-2009)
"Sun and Wind"
Signed and inscribed, oil on board, 40.5cm by 50cm

Provenance: From the Artist's Estate

See illustration

Estimate: £2000-3000

Sold: £4500
More Details

Lot 601 Thumbnail

Lot 601

Peter Brook (1927-2009)
"Well Trained but a Dog blissfully unaware of the Dangers that Lurk on Rannoch Moor"
Signed and inscribed, oil on board, 49cm by 69cm

Provenance: From the Artist's Estate

See illustration

Estimate: £2500-4000

Sold: £2800
More Details

Lot 602 Thumbnail

Lot 602

Geoffrey Woolsey Birks (1929-1993)
"Winter Games"
Signed, oil on canvas board, 58cm by 83.5cm

Provenance: From the Artist's Estate

Estimate: £1500-2500

Sold: £2500
More Details

Lot 603 Thumbnail

Lot 603

Brian Shields "Braaq" FBA (1951-1997)
"Church Factory Children"
Signed and inscribed "Ann", oil on canvas, 49cm by 59cm

Artist's Resale Rights/Droit de Suite may apply to this lot, please refer to our Terms of Business

Estimate: £7000-10000

Sold: £7000
More Details

Lot 604 Thumbnail

Lot 604

Jonathan Armigel Wade (b.1960)
"Afternoon Riding"
Signed, signed, inscribed and numbered 1802 verso, with original artist's label, oil on board, 34.5cm by 59cm

Contained in original artist's frame

See illustration

Estimate: £800-1200

Sold: £2000
More Details

Lot 605 Thumbnail

Lot 605

Joan Kathleen Eardley RSA (1921-1963)
"Girl with a poke of chips"
Signed verso, oil on canvas, with applied newspaper, 68cm by 50cm

Provenance: The Scottish Arts Council Exhibition,1975, No.98
Roland, Browse & Delbanco, London, Catalogue No. 4
Purchased 30 May 1963 as above
Private Collection

Artist's Resale Rights/Droit de Suite may apply to this lot, please refer to our Terms of Business

Estimate: £20000-30000

Sold: £87000
More Details