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

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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

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Lots 751 to 800 of 918


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Nantaz Kashan Rug
Central Iran, circa 1930

The indigo field of plants and birds around a pictorial medallion framed by madder borders of trees and birds flanked by rosette guard stripes, 202cm by 134cm

Estimate: £300-500

Sold: £280
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Lot 808

Heriz Runner
Iranian Azerbaijan, circa 1930

The indigo field with a column of polychrome medallions enclosed by ivory borders of angular vines and flower heads, 385cm by 96cm

Estimate: £400-600

Sold: £550
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Lot 809

Shirvan Rug
South East Caucasus, circa 1920

The indigo serrated diamond lattice field of stylised plants enclosed by terracotta borders of hooked devices between parasol motif guard stripes, 242cm by 145cm

Estimate: £400-600

Sold: £480
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Lot 810

Fine Ghom Silk Carpet
Central Iran, circa 1980

The strawberry field of palmettes and vines around an indigo and ivory pole medallion framed by ivory spandrels and indigo borders of meandering vines flanked by multiple guard stripes, 298cm by 204cm See illustration

Estimate: £1000-1500

Sold: £1300
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Lot 811

European Flatwoven Carpet, late 19th century
The polychrome compartmentalised field of neo-classical motifs and lion masks around a central panel containing four griffins around an octagon enclosed by mint green borders of slender trees, 554cm by 430cm See illustration

Estimate: £1200-1800

NOT SOLD
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Lot 812

Fine Kashan Prayer Carpet
Central Iran, circa 1930

The olive green field centred by an urn issuing flowers flanked by blooming trees beneath a cusped Mihrab enclosed by indigo meandering vine borders and double flowerhead guard stripes, inscribed in upper guard stripe, 311cm by 231cm See illustration

Inscription translates as made by Dabir Al Sanayeh, Kashan

Estimate: £600-900

Sold: £2300
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Lot 813

Nain Carpet of Unusual Size
Central Iran, circa 1970

The ivory field of scrolling vines and palmettes around a sky blue pole medallion framed by spandrels and borders of meandering vines flanked by guard stripes, 573cm by 380cm See Illustration

Estimate: £2500-3500

Sold: £4800
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Lot 814

Saroukh Mahal
West Iran, circa 1960

The abrashed strawberry field with urns issuing flowers, vines and flowering boughs around an anchor medallion framed by spandrels and indigo borders of serrated leafy vines and ivory guard stripe, 520cm by 322cm

Estimate: £600-900

Sold: £850
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Lot 815

Good Tabriz Carpet
Iranian Azerbaijan, circa 1970

The cusped ivory field centred by a pole medallion framed by spandrels and borders of serrated leaves and meandering vines flanked by triple guard stripes, 295cm by 201cm

Estimate: £600-900

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Lot 816

19th Century Aubusson Tapestry
Central France

Woven in wool and silk, the field depicting a stream with a swan within a rural landscape enclosed by borders of scrolling acanthus vines entwined with roses, 333cm by 131cm

Estimate: £1200-1800

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Lot 817

Kashan Carpet
Central Iran, circa 1970

The cream field with an allover design of vines in flower enclosed by palmette and meandering vine borders flanked by triple guard stripes, 397 by 280cm

Estimate: £400-600

Sold: £450
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Lot 818

Finely Woven Ghom Silk Rug
Central Iran, circa 1980

The cream field of flowering vines around a roundel medallion enclosed by floral borders and meandering vine guard stripes, 149cm by 100cm

Estimate: £300-500

Sold: £320
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Lot 819

Central Iranian Rug
Isfahan or Kashan, circa 1970

The ivory field of leafy vines, birds and a hanging lamp enclosed by aubergine meandering vine borders, 166cm by 115cm See illustration

Woven on silk foundation

Estimate: £300-500

Sold: £380
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Lot 820

Kashan Rug
Central Iran, circa 1930

The brick red field of scrolling vines and blooming plants around an indigo pole medallion framed by spandrels and meandering vine borders, 200cm by 131cm

Estimate: £250-350

Sold: £420
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Lot 821

Fine Isfahan Carpet
Central Persia, circa 1950

The mid indigo field of palmettes and vines around a pale blue and ivory pole medallion enclosed by spandrels and duck egg blue borders of palmettes and meandering floral vines flanked by double guard stripes, 361cm by 254cm See illustration

Estimate: £2000-3000

Sold: £2000
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Lot 822

Isfahan Rug
Central Iran, circa 1960

The cream field of serrated leafy vines centred by a roundel medallion framed by sky blue spandrels and crimson borders of meandering vines and double guard stripes, 237cm by 157cm See illustration

Silk highlights and woven on a silk foundation

Estimate: £700-1000

Sold: £1000
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Lot 823

Isfahan Rug
Central Iran, circa 1960

The ivory field of floral vines around a flower head medallion framed by sky blue spandrels and blood red palmette borders, 175cm by 107cm

Woven on a silk foundation

Estimate: £400-600

Sold: £380
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Lot 824

King Faisal I of Iraq Carpet, Presented to Gertrude Bell, circa 1900
The soft madder field centred by an ice blue and mustard cruciform medallion of stylised script enclosed by pale lemon borders of rosettes, palmettes and vines flanked by guard stripes, 300cm by 303cm See illustration

The origin of this carpet is problematic. Woven in cotton with a symmetrical knot and flat selvedges point to a Turkish origin although Sultanabad (West Iran) cannot be ruled out

Provenance: Previously at Rounton Grange, Northallerton, by descent through the family

Estimate: £1000-1500

Sold: £1900
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Lot 825

King Faisal I of Iraq Carpet, Presented to Gertrude Bell, circa 1900
The madder field with three linked central cartouches each containing stylised script from the Koran enclosed by ivory borders of angular vines and polychrome flower and plants flanked by pale lemon guard stripes and pale indigo outer guard stripes, 720cm by 244cm See illustration

Provenance: Previously at Rounton Grange, Northallerton, by descent through the family

Estimate: £500-800

Sold: £1900
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Lot 826

Lakai Uzbek Susani, circa 1880
The raspberry field of polychrome sprigs enclosed by borders of serrated leaves and flowerheads flanked by boteh guard stripes, 24ocm by 86cm See illustration

Woven in silk on four silk panels

Provenance: Previously at Rounton Grange, Northallerton, by descent through the family

Estimate: £300-500

Sold: £1200
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Lot 827

Senneh Rug
Iranian Kurdistan, circa 1910

The ivory field of Herati design centred by an indigo stepped medallion framed by spandrels and madder borders of stylised flowerheads and multiple guard stripes, 190cm by 136cm; and A Fragmented Runner (2)

Provenance: Previously at Rounton Grange, Northallerton, by descent through the family

Estimate: £120-180

Sold: £350
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Lot 828

Narrow North West Persian Runner, circa 1875
The madder field with rows of boteh framed by meandering vine borders flanked by guard stripes, 655cm by 88cm

Probably originally a pair of runners, and now joined

Provenance: Previously at Rounton Grange, Northallerton, by descent through the family

Estimate: £300-500

Sold: £280
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Lot 829

Azeri Runner
Iranian Azerbaijan, circa 1870

The soft madder field of Herati design enclosed by stepped leaf and rosette borders; and Two Similar Runner Fragments (3)

Provenance: Previously at Rounton Grange, Northallerton, by descent through the family

Estimate: £100-200

Sold: £160
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Lot 830

"Pair" of North West Persian Runners, circa 1870
Each with a madder field with rows of boteh enclosed by multiple narrow borders, 540cm by 103cm and 631cm by 102cm

Provenance: Previously at Rounton Grange, Northallerton, by descent through the family

Estimate: £700-1000

Sold: £650
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Lot 831

A George III Oak Enclosed Dresser, late 18th century, with six drawers and two cupboard doors, raised on stile feet, 185cm by 50cm by 91cm

Estimate: £400-600

Sold: £420
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Lot 832

A 17th Century Joined Oak Press Cupboard, the fluted and geometric carved canopy with inverted turned finials above cupboard doors with lozenge shaped mouldings, the central panel dated 1610, all between guilloche carved stiles, the base of two cupboard doors above a central fielded cupboard door, 172cm by 65cm by 177cm

Estimate: £500-700

Sold: £650
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Lot 833

A George III Oak Open Dresser, late 18th century, the rack with two shelves above a staged back, the base with three frieze drawers above a pierced arched apron and turned gun barrel supports joined by a potboard and raised on block feet, 146cm by 42cm by 196cm See illustration

Estimate: £700-1000

Sold: £1100
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Lot 835

A George III Enclosed Dresser and Rack, late 18th century, the dentil cornice above a fret cut frieze and four fixed shelves, the base of inverted breakfront form with central frieze drawer and cupboard door below flanked by eight graduated drawers, raised on bracket feet, 174cm by 56cm by 226cm

Estimate: £800-1200

Sold: £700
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Lot 836

An Oak and Mahogany Crossbanded Dresser, the rack of inverted breakfront form with pierced and arched frieze, with three shelves below flanked by open and cupboard doors, two small drawers below, the base with three deep drawers all above a wavy shaped apron, raised on cabriole legs with pad feet, 122cm by 44cm by 201cm

Estimate: £450-550

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Lot 837

A George III Enclosed Dresser, circa 1800, the rack with moulded cornice and arched frieze above a shelf with cup hooks, the base with five drawers and two cupboard doors, raised on bracket feet, 188cm by 53cm by 206cm

Estimate: £600-800

Sold: £550
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Lot 838

An Early 18th Century Dresser Base, with two frieze drawers above an arched apron, raised on spindle turned legs joined by a potboard, 168cm by 42cm by 80cm

Estimate: £400-600

Sold: £350
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Lot 839

A George III Oak Enclosed Dresser Base, mid 18th century, with plank top and moulded edge above three frieze drawers and two faux drawers below flanked by cupboard doors with double fielded panels, raised on a shaped plinth base with bracket feet, 163cm by 49cm by 84cm

Estimate: £800-1000

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Lot 840

A George III Free-Standing Dresser, late 18th century, the rack with three shelves and iron cup hooks above five dummy drawers, the base with three deep drawers above an arched apron, raised on chamfered legs joined by a potboard (good colour and patina), 140cm by 44cm by 208cm

Estimate: £2000-2500

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Lot 842

A 17th Century Joined Oak Press Cupboard, initialled RPI and dated 1689, with guilloche carved frieze above bobbin turned supports and two central carved panels flanked by cupboard doors, the base with fielded cupboard doors, all between moulded stiles and muntins, 162cm by 55cm by 150cm

Estimate: £500-700

Sold: £450
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Lot 843

A 17th Century Joined Oak Press Cupboard, North Lancashire Newby Bridge area, carved with initials MSM and dated 1690, the canopy top above inverted finials and two carved cupboard doors, the base with three cupboard doors all between moulded stiles and muntins, 155cm by 64cm by 169cm See illustration

Estimate: £800-1200

Sold: £600
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Lot 844

A 17th Century Joined Oak Westmorland Court Cupboard, carved with initials ID and dated 1696, with lunette carved frieze above inverted turned finials above a central guilloche carved panel flanked by cupboard doors, the base with two small cupboard doors above a central cupboard door, all between moulded stiles and muntins, 149cm by 64cm by 180cm See illustration

Estimate: £700-1000

Sold: £1000
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Lot 845

A Carved Oak and Marquetry Inlaid Court Cupboard, of large proportions, the carved frieze above a central arched panel inlaid with birds and leaves flanked by two cupboard doors, all between carved bulbous supports, the base joined by a potboard and raised on block feet, 246cm by 60cm by 137cm

Estimate: £1800-2500

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Lot 846

A Joined Oak Court Cup-Board, the adapted hinged lid above a carved frieze, raised on baluster carved supports with block feet joined by two shelves, 17th century in part, 149cm by 46cm by 108cm

Estimate: £1200-1500

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Lot 847

An Early 18th Century Oak Welsh Mule Chest, the hinged lid above four fielded panels, the base with two long drawers, raised on block feet, 127cm by 54cm by 83cm

Estimate: £400-600

Sold: £450
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Lot 848

A George III Oak and Burr Elm Crossbanded Straight Front Four Drawer Chest, of attractive proportions, with brass engraved backplate handles and escutcheons, raised on shaped bracket feet, 79cm by 46cm by 89cm

Estimate: £300-500

Sold: £350
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Lot 849

A 17th Century Oak Straight Front Chest of Drawers, with two short over three long geometric moulded drawers, with plinth base raised on stile feet, 102cm by 59cm by 98cm

Estimate: £300-500

Sold: £480
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Lot 850

A Late 17th Century Joined Oak Chest, with hinged lid enclosing a candle box above a vine decorated frieze with three carved fielded panels below, the base with two geometric moulded drawers, raised on stile feet, 137cm by 55cm by 81cm

Estimate: £300-500

Sold: £400
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Lot 851

A William & Mary Oak and Oyster Veneered Three Drawer Chest, late 17th century, the moulded top above a chamfered drawer with three geometric moulded drawers with laburnum veneers, the plinth base raised on later compressed bun feet, 106cm by 54cm by 101cm See illustration

Estimate: £700-1000

Sold: £600
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Lot 852

An 18th Century Oak Bureau, of small proportions, the fall enclosing a fitted interior of pigeon holes and four small drawers above a sliding well, all above two short and two long drawers, on bracket feet, 70cm by 43cm by 93cm

Estimate: £300-500

Sold: £650
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Lot 854

A Joined Oak Wainscot Armchair, basically 17th century, with carved top rail and fielded back support carved with initials RH above a lozenge, with downswept arms above a later boarded seat, raised on gun barrel turned forelegs joined by an H stretcher, 58cm by 53cm by 125cm; and A Matched Armchair, with carved top rail above a fielded back support carved with a lozenge, above downswept arms and later seat, raised on gun barrel legs joined by an H stretcher, 59cm by 53cm by 124cm (2) See illustration

Estimate: £700-1000

Sold: £750
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Lot 855

A Victorian Carved Oak Gothic Revival Chiffonier, late 19th century, the superstructure with a shelf supported by quatrefoil pierced brackets, with two frieze drawers and cupboard doors below all between canted corners, 147cm by 56cm by 120cm

Estimate: £350-550

Sold: £300
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Lot 856

A George III Joined Oak Winged Settle, early 19th century, with fielded back support above two hinged seats with three fielded panels below, 116cm by 44cm by 162cm

Estimate: £1000-1500

Sold: £850
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Lot 857

An Early 20th Century Oak and Rush Orkney Chair, with winged sides above curved armrests, the cane seat rail raised on square tapering legs joined by a stretcher, 63cm by 44cm by 106cm

Estimate: £450-550

Sold: £700
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Lot 858

A Pair of Mid 19th Century Yew and Elm Windsor Armchairs, with double spindle back supports and pierced splats above moulded seats, raised on ring turned legs joined by a crinoline stretcher, 56cm by 39cm by 105cm

Estimate: £800-1000

Sold: £1200
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Lot 859

A Good Matched Set of Six Yewwood and Elm Windsor Armchairs, mid 19th century, with double spindle back supports and pierced splats above ring turned supports and moulded seats, raised on ring turned legs joined by crinoline stretchers, 38cm by 39cm by 89cm See illustration

Estimate: £2000-3000

Sold: £2600
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