Della Robbia
Fifteen lots of Della Robbia art pottery to be sold as part of our 17th - 18th September Fine Art Sale
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Drum Chair designed by Cecil Beaton circa 1940 Estimate £800-1,200
This chair was originally designed as part of a set of circus themed furniture to fit out Cecil Beaton’s bedroom at Ashcombe House in Wiltshire. The bedroom was painted with circus related murals by friends of Beatons during wet Sunday afternoons and is described in Buckle, Richard (Ed.) Self Portrait with Friends, The Selected Diaries of Cecil Beaton, 1926 – 1974, London 1974.
To be sold 17th - 18th September Fine Art Sale
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To be sold in our 17th - 18th September Fine Art Sale.
Naval General Service Medal with one clasp for Copenhagen 1801
for John Clarke, naming impressed. Estimate £2,000-3,000

John Clarke was a Private Royal Marine on board the H.M.S. Saturn (74 gun third rate ship of the line) during the Battle of Copenhagen. Clarke is one of only 12 men to receive the Copenhagen clasp from the Saturn.
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German Cello by G. Walther 1910. Estimate £1,000 - 1,500
To be sold in our 17th - 18th September Fine Art Sale.
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15th Kings Hussars Officers Mameluke. Estimate £1,000 - 1,500. 1831 pattern General Officer's Mameluke. Estimate £500 - 800
Two of eleven swords included in our 17th - 18th September Fine Art Sale.
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Meccano Car Constructor set 1 Estimate £400- 600,
Part of a collection of vintage Meccano / Dinky toys included in the 17th - 18th September Fine Art Sale
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SOLD FOR £2,700 - JULY FINE ART SALE
This large Della Robbia ewer created a lot of interest in the saleroom, incised probably by Jessie Sinclair and painted by Liz Wilkins with grapes and vine leaves dated 1897 made a whopping £2,700.
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SOLD FOR £3,300 - JULY FINE ART SALE
Shooting: a silver combined butt selector and vesta case, J.C. Vickery London, 1907, patent 3217.
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SOLD FOR £2,500 - JULY FINE ART SALE
Single stone diamond ring, the round brilliant, estimated weight 1.19ct, colour: F, clarity: SI in an unmarked square setting flanked by stepped shoulders of twelve single-cut point diamonds.
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SOLD FOR £7,200 - JULY FINE ART SALLE
Geoffrey Key (1941-), Seated Nude, signed and dated '85, oil on board, 90 x 90cm.
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SOLD FOR £1,800 - JULY FINE ART SALE
Mahogany breakfront bookcase, early 19th century of four astragal doors over four doors with veneered oval panels, width 220cm.
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SOLD FOR £7,500 - JULY FINE ART SALE...
Gold (750) Rolex President Automatic Day-Date wristwatch encrusted with diamonds and rubies, 1991.

Sold for £7,500
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SOLD FOR £5,000 - JULY FINE ART SALE...
John Piper (British, 1903-1992),
Ruined Cottage, signed, mixed media, 37.5 x 56cm.; 14.75 x 22in.

Sold for £5,000
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SOLD FOR £1,000 - JULY FINE ART SALE
Vellum covered Aldo Tura cocktail cabinet
modelled in the shape of books with illuminated interior and single drawer, 122cm high
To be sold 10th July Fine Art Sale

Sold for £1,000
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SOLD FOR £39,000 - APRIL FINE ART SALE
L.S. Lowry People on a Promenade

Sold for £39,000

Please contact us if you are considering the sale or purchase of works by L.S. Lowry
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